Winter-holiday-themed events among 11 special programs sponsored by the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs in December 2015
Highlights of the month include a screening of the film “Scrooge,” “Handmade for the Holidays” and the Zwaanendael Museum decorated by the Sussex Gardeners.
“Holiday Party at the Plantation” to take place at Dover, Del.’s John Dickinson Plantation on Dec. 6, 2015
Reservations required by Nov. 30, 2015. Event will feature the refreshments, spirits and decorations that might have been present in the 18th century when the “Penman of the Revolution” was in residence at the property.
“Customs and Culture Through the Eyes of Dutch Artists”: Dutch-American Heritage Day program at Lewes, Del.’s Zwaanendael Museum on Nov. 14, 2015
Program honors the deep ties of friendship that exist between the United States and the Netherlands.
John Dickinson’s birthday, candle-making and holiday crafts to be featured at Dover, Del.’s John Dickinson Plantation in November 2015
During the month of November 2015, the home of the “Penman of the Revolution” will present seven special programs that explore different aspects of everyday life as it would have been lived during the 18th century when John Dickinson was in residence at the property.
Five free Halloween-related events to take place at the state’s museums.