Join Alice Mohrman, Abbott's Education Coordinator, for a guided walk in search of resident and migratory birds. Learn basic bird identification skills while exploring the stream, forest, and field habitats of Abbott's and our Milford Millponds Nature Preserve. All levels of experience welcome, binoculars available for use. Call 302-422-0847.
September 21, 2017 - 8:30am
September 21, 2017 - 9:00am
Locals and visitors are invited to step on to the Jolly Trolley bus and step back in time as The Rehoboth Beach Museum hosts guided history tours of the city. Tours last approximately 50 minutes and include a welcome from the Reverend Todd, founder of the Rehoboth Camp Meeting Association, and a lady parishioner at the historic Anna Hazzard Tent House.
September 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
Lewes has multiple different architectural styles and building eras. This 60-minute tour includes an introduction of the historic district and various stylistic elements, with an emphasis on the Victorian era and the homes of some of the important historic personalities and families of Lewes’s past.
September 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
Set on the last day of camp, in the hot summer of 1981, "Wet Hot American Summer" follows a group of counselors who are each trying to complete their unfinished business before the day ends. The entire summer of pent-up sexual frustrations, unresolved post-traumatic stress, pending separations and of course, the talent show, all weigh heavily on the minds and groins of counselors and campers alike. Venue: Milton Theatre.
September 21, 2017 - 6:30pm
Hike with park staff over the Charles W. Cullen bridge and experience it in all it's glory - when it's illuminated after sunset! Learn about the history of the inlet and the bridge as you stroll to the top of this iconic structure. Pre-registration required. $6 pp. Call 302-227-6991.
September 21, 2017 - 7:00pm
Join Dr. Terry Bryan for a presentation on the colonial finances of Delaware. Milton Historical Society, 210 Union Street. Read more here...
September 22, 2017 (All day)
Photography – the art or process of producing images by the action of radiant energy, especially light on a sensitive surface such as film or an optical sensor. When the person behind the camera captures an image it’s a form of communication imparting emotion and information…beauty, horror, even surprise in stark black and white or vibrant color. “Taking an image, freezing a moment, reveals how rich reality truly is.” – Ansel Adams.
September 22, 2017 - 10:00am
Fort Miles, located in what is now Cape Henlopen State Park, was a key part of the nation's coastal defense during and after WWII. In September, 2004, Fort Miles was added to the National Register of Historic Places.
September 22, 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.
September 22, 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.