Delaware’s 22nd annual Chautauqua: ‘Women’s Work: Campaigning for Social Change’ on Sept. 10, 11, 19 and 20, 2020
All activities to be presented free via Zoom; registration required.
Recitations to take place at 2 and 4 p.m.
We support the elimination of racial injustice, racism, discrimination, and exclusionary history. We believe that Black lives matter.
We strive to practice inclusive history. History is not a series of one-sided, happy stories. It is a combination of uncomfortable truths, differing perspectives, and difficult narratives. At the John Dickinson Plantation in Dover, for example, we tell the story of the enslaved, indentured, and free Black men, women, and children who worked, and died, […]
Photographic chronicle of events during December 2019 sponsored by the division and its partnering organizations.
Division to sponsor nine special events, including four winter-holiday-themed activities, between Nov. 28, 2019 and Jan. 1, 2020.
Dec. 7, 2019 event cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.
Enjoy the season and learn about the First State’s many contributions to the history and culture of the United States.
Event to feature decorations and children’s craft activities, plus self-guided tours of the home and refreshments.
Eleven holiday-themed activities among the programs to be offered.
Museums closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.