May 13th – 20th: Garrison Keillor, Riverwalk Gospel Concert and Inside the Craftsman’s Studio

From concerts and movies to special events for the whole family, there is always something to see and do in Delaware.  Here are some of our picks.   

New Castle County

051216winterthurBrushes with History: Azalea Woods, May 14th

Enjoy a beautiful spring morning as you sip mimosas and paint. After a short tour of the garden, an instructor will walk you step by step through creating a painting inspired by Azalea Woods. Includes two drink tickets, pastries, and all art supplies. $45 for non-members, $40 members. Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library.

 

051216keelerGarrison Keillor An Evening of Storytelling, May 17th

One of the most prolific American storytellers of all time, Garrison Keillor is a writer and humorist best known for his popular live radio variety show, A Prairie Home Companion, which attracts more than 4 million listeners on more than 600 public radio stations each week. Offering insight and stories from his journey as one of America’s greatest storytellers, Keillor captivates audiences with his unique blend of comedy, charisma and wisdom. The Grand Opera House, Wilmington.

 

Kent County

051216milfordRiverwalk Gospel Concert, May 14th

Downtown Milford Inc. would like to invite you to come downtown for the Riverwalk Gospel Concert. Come sit and enjoy live gospel music from local choirs after you finish shopping at the Riverwalk Farmers Market. The event is free and open to the public. Milford.

 

051216starwarsSaturday Matinee: ‘Stars Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens’, May 14th

Three decades after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, a new threat arises. The First Order attempts to rule the galaxy and only a ragtag group of heroes can stop them, along with the help of the Resistance. Dover Public Library.

 

Sussex County

051216paintInside the Craftsman’s Studio: Painting, May 19th

Enjoy an inside look into the working studio of maritime artist Steve Rogers, a nationally-recognized model ship builder best known for his maritime-themed and detailed landscape paintings. The evening will include a discussion of his artistic process and a tour of his private studio. The cost is $35 for one person and $30 for two or more. Limited to 30 guests. Advanced reservations are required. Light fare and beverages will be served. Rehoboth Art League.

 

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