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  • October 7, 2017 - 10:00am

    The Ocean View Historical Society is presenting its first Historical House Tour to benefit our Coastal Towns Museum. Future tours will take place in other towns in Baltimore Hundred. The tour will begin at the Historical Complex at 39 Central Avenue and is being held on October 7from 10:00-4:00. Cost is $20 for OVHS members, $30 for future members. Tickets are available on our website, at the Ellen Rice Gallery, and on Wednesdays from 1:00-4:00 at the Complex. 

  • October 7, 2017 - 11:00am

    Battery 519 began construction in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to learn what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling 302-644-5007. $5 pp.

  • October 7, 2017 - 11:30am

  • October 7, 2017 - 12:00pm
  • October 7, 2017 - 1:00pm

    Journey through Lewes’s salty past while learning of the explorers who first put Lewes on the map, the pirates that sailed the local waters, and the brave United States Life-Saving Servicemen who rescued victims from perilous shipwrecks. This 60-minute walking tour includes admission to both the Lewes Life-Saving Station and the Cannonball House Maritime Museum (availability to buildings may be based on restoration projects).

  • October 7, 2017 - 2:00pm

    Take a step back through time and explore the history of Life in Lewes. This 60-minute walking tour will guide you through select historic buildings at the Shipcarpenter Street Campus where you will get to see how Lewes grew from a small Dutch settlement to a bustling seashore town.  Availability to buildings may vary based on restoration projects.

  • October 7, 2017 - 2:00pm

    The Nanticoke River Arts Council is hosting it's 5th annual fundraiser on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 2-6 p.m. at the Baldcypress Nature Center at Trap Pond State Park.  $50 ticket includes one (1) complimentary drink, a delicious dinner, assorted desserts, entertainment by guitarist, Keith Mack, silent auction, art on display, hayrides, fire pit, cash bar with choice of beer or wine, and loads of fun!

  • October 7, 2017 - 2:30pm

    The Woodman (1791), Shield’s last successful opera, exploited the season’s rage for female archery. Set in an English forest, Emily’s love for Wilford is thwarted by a nasty uncle, who ships him to Europe. When Wilford returns, Emily has fled to the forest, where three other men fall in love with her. Mistaken identities and general mayhem ensue in this lively romp in the woods, topped off with a female archery concert for a prize cow!

  • October 7, 2017 - 5:00pm

    "Harlem Nights", a fundraiser for the Mispillion Art League will be held Saturday, October 7th from 5 to 9pm at the Georgetown Cheer Center.   This musical performance is an exploration of the development of an entertainment industry icon, the Harlem Nightclub.  Enjoy the rich melodies and lyrics of historic entertainers, vocalists, Big Bands, composers, instrumentalist, and comedians.

  • October 7, 2017 - 6:30pm

    In 1943, WWII was in full swing but it was much different than anticipated. Tour Battery 519 by lantern light and learn about U-boats on the prowl, sailors in distress and what World War II turned out to be for the soldiers stationed at Fort Miles. For ages 10 and older with a paying adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling 302-644-5007. $5 pp. 

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