Tuesday, May 29, 2012

The Delaware Center for Horticulture!

June is Discover "TheDCH" month and it promises a full slate of garden tours, social events, discount shopping sprees, workshops and family fun to capture the interest of everyone from folks looking for fun in the city, to novice green thumbs and experienced gardeners. Come see how The DHC is greening neighborhoods and educating the young and the young at heart with fun, relevant events and programs.

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Sunday, May 27, 2012

Beyond Words: The Symbolic Language of Plants at the Delaware Art Museum!

Extended date!
Now through July 29, 2012

This exhibition features approximately 40 works of art by 17 artists known as Studio 155, a group of Washington, D.C.- based artists who work together and individually to expand their visions of the natural world through botanical art. Part of the Museum’s Outlooks Exhibition Series, this exhibition will feature images of plants based on the historical symbolism of plants throughout history.

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Friday, May 25, 2012

Hagley: Free Admission for Active Duty Military Personnel and Their Families!

Hagley Museum and Library is one of more than 1,500 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

For more information:

Meg Marcozzi
Marketing Manager
Hagley Museum and Library
302-658-2400, ext. 238

Blue Star Museums Program:


Thursday, May 24, 2012

Annual Bonsai Show at Brandywine River Museum!

June 2 & 3
9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m
An outstanding selection of bonsai (ornamental trees and shrubs whose growth is trained using an ancient Japanese craft) will be on display in the Brandywine River Museum Courtyard.  Members of the Brandywine Bonsai Society will be present to demonstrate training techniques and answer questions regarding special care of the trees.  

Included with general museum admission:
$12 for adults
$8 for senior citizens
$6 for students
Free for children under six
Free for Brandywine Conservancy members

For more information:
Brandywine River Museum


Longwood Gardens ~ Fireworks and Fountains!

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Summer Art Camp Programs at the DCCA!

Deadline Approaching!    REGISTER NOW!    
Six Sessions: June 25 - August 10
Registration Deadline June 1st
Space is limited!
Ages 4 - 15

The DCCA will offer weekly camps from June 25 through August 10, 2012 for ages 4 - 15.  Children will work with professionally trained Teaching Artists and have full access to DCCA galleries. Campers will explore contemporary takes on a number of art themes, including technology, language, and innovative materials. Optional weekly pre-camp (8 - 10 am) and post-camp (4 - 6 pm) sessions are available for an additional fee.

Need-based scholarships are available for all camp sessions

Visit the DCCA website for more information or to register online:

For more information:
Jane Chesson
DCCA's Curator of Education
302-656-6466 x7101


Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Oak Meadow ~ Annual Curriculum Sale!

"If you want to love homeschooling, use Oak Meadow. Have faith in it and enjoy it. It's more than a curriculum, it's a guide for a wonderful lifestyle of learning with your family."

Oak Meadow Parent
35th Anniversary Survey, 2011

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Wednesday, May 16, 2012

“Providing education in a caring environment that is conducive to learning and develop the intellectual, emotional, social, artistic, and physical capabilities of every child.”

Dragon Martial Arts is excited to offer Homeschoolers an opportunity to fulfill their PE requirements through The Dragon Martial Arts Program. 

The Dragon Martial Arts Program provides the essential tools to develop confidence and a mind-body-internal spirit connection. The key elements of the program are designed to accommodate each child's needs in their development as good citizens.

Dragon Martial Arts gives children an opportunity to develop focus, self discipline, self control, coordination, fitness, leadership and self defense-self awareness.

 For more information

Senior Master Heath
Dragon Martial Arts

Dragon Martial Arts
364 A Wilmington Pike
Glen Mills PA 19342