October 8th – 15th
Friday, October 8th, 2010
The Morris Kitsch Archive is an installation created by British artist David Mabb. Mabb will discuss The Morris Kitsch Archive on display in the Bieber Ham Gallery. The archive contains over 720 images of commercially produced domestic objects decorated with the textile and wallpaper designs of the extremely well-known and influential nineteenth-century English interior designer, writer, and social activist William Morris. Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, October 10th, 2 p.m.
In her budding career, local vocalist and trumpeter Crystal Torres has deftly blended soul, rock, jazz, and Latin music, framing emotional stories about love, life and freedom. Offering music that is energetic, sincere, original and uplifting, Torres is Philly’s next breakout jazz star, self-producing her debut and touring the world with pop sensation Beyonce Knowles. The Baby Grand, October 15th, 8 p.m.
Enjoy a free night out at the movies! Each month, the library shows a special movie for children of all ages. Call 698-6440 to register your family! The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. In a small town, a brewing romantic rivalry with a local tough and a schoolteacher culminates in a terrifying ride in the night. Kent County Public Library, October 12th, 6 p.m.
Enjoy the end of the season with the third annual Freeman Fall Festival. The Festival will feature Sharon Katz & The Peace Train, the Sankofa African Dance Company, wine tastings from Fenwick Wine, root beer tastings from Good Earth Market, a children’s painting workshop with John Donato, equipment demonstrations from the Roxana Fire Department, and other various arts & crafts activities! The Freeman Stage at Bayside, October 9th, 10 a.m.