April 18th – 25th: Earth Day, Shakespeare and La Boheme

Hey Delaware, are you looking for something to do this weekend? We have some recommendations on what’s happening around the First State.

New Castle County

041714earthday2014 Wilmington Earth Day Celebration, April 22nd

Celebrate Earth Day in Rodney Square during your lunch break on April 22, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Wilmington Earth Day Celebration is conveniently located in Rodney Square near both a major bus depot and a train station. This gives visitors easy access to Earth-friendly, public transportation. The closest parking is approximately one block away at HyPark Garage. The cheapest parking is two blocks away at the Government Center Garage. This event is wheelchair accessible.

 

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Bird Watching for Beginners, April 24th

Thursday, April 24, 5:30pm-7:30pm Member/Non-Member: $5/$9 If you like to look for birds but do not know what they are or how to find out, then join bird expert Jim White to learn the ins and outs of birding as you walk the Russell W. Peterson Urban Wildlife Refuge looking for birds of spring. DuPont Environmental Education Center.

  

Kent County

041714wesleyShakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, April 22nd

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey’s traveling Shakespeare LIVE! program returns to Dover this April for a live production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Come and experience the fun and fantasy of Shakespeare’s most colorful play. Space may be limited. To reserve a spot please contact Dr. James Wilson at wilson@wesley.edu. Wells Theater is located in Slaybaugh Hall (Northwest side of College Center on Wesley’s main campus).

 

041714biggsThird annual Biggs Museum Golf Tournament, April 25th

Join us for the third annual Biggs Museum Golf Tournament on Friday, April 25, 2014 at Wild Quail Golf and Country Club, beginning at 9 a.m.

 

 

Sussex County

041714laboemeRehoboth Beach film Society presents: Met Opera Live: presents:’La Boheme’, April 19th

 Puccini’s moving story of young love is the most performed opera in Met history—and with good reason. Anita Hartig stars as the frail Mimì in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production, with Vittorio Grigolo as her passionate lover, Rodolfo. Cape Henlopen High School Theater.

 

 

041714artRehoboth Art League Salon: Art of Song, April 24th

Don’t miss your chance to be part of a modern day Salon as this gathering will refine your taste and increase your knowledge through formal social conversation. On April 24, come join us for a night of artistic and musical curiosity as tenor, Jamie Rousak will share his interpretation and thoughts on the “Art” of Song as well as his past experiences as a classical singer, artist and musician. As part of the evening, Mr. Rousak will perform varied selections of songs from a number of composers and musical eras along with his stories and knowledge of past performances, teachers, and other influences in the field of Music. 16800 Black Marlin Circle, Lewes De 19958.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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