Bells across Delaware will ring at 3:15 p.m. on April 9, 2015 in commemoration of Robert E. Lee’s 1865 surrender at Appomattox which effectively ending the American Civil War.
Delaware’s Dutch heritage, living-history performances by the American Historical Theatre, and Earth Day at the John Dickinson Plantation among events to be presented.
Programs to include lecture on “Louise du Pont Crowninshield—Historic Preservation Pioneer” and a screening of the film “The Women.”
Bill Ayrey of space-suit manufacturer ILC Dover to discuss space travel at Lewes, Del.’s Zwaanendael Museum on March 14, 20
Lab manager and company historian from ILC Dover will discuss the future of space travel and space suits from the early 2000s to the present.
Three of the programs to celebrate National Women’s History Month.