December 7!
Friday, December 07, 2018  3:00 PM
Delaware History Museum - Wilmington


December 7


5 PM
The fun begins with the First Lighting of Willingtown Square! Brew Ha! Ha!, DLS Discovery, and Downtown Visions have partnered together to brighten Willingtown Square with festive sparkling lights for the winter season! Located on the 500 block of North Market Street, Willingtown Square is a scenic park-like setting filled with trees and open space. Join us for the countdown and see all of the lights go on at once. Free holiday treats courtesy of ShopRite!

Joe Biden Scented CandleDo some holiday shopping at the Delaware History Museum Store. In addition to the humorous, ever-popular Joe Biden scented candles, the museum store has great Delaware-themed gifts for the whole family! Looking for a scenic Delaware tree ornament, Home-T shirt, or steel bottle opener in the shape of Delaware? The Museum Store is where you will find these and more! Enjoy the museum exhibitions—admission is free during Art Loop!

7 PM
Enjoy an intimate holiday-inspired performance featuring musicians Kimberly Reighley, baroque and modern flutes, Tracy Richardson, harpsichord, and introducing special guest, Jessica Lynch, baroque and modern flutes.

Noels – Michel-Richard DelandeTracy Richardson and Kimberly Reighley
Trio Sonata in G Major – J.S. Bach
Divertimento No. 1 – Sergio Roberto de Oliveira
Overture for solo harpsichord – Georg Philipp Telemann
Canonic Sonatas for two flutes – George Philipp Telemann
Seasonal Songs for two flutes and harpsichord

$15 – adults, $5 – students 16 and older, FREE – students 15 and younger.
Tickets available online at melomanie.org or
by calling Mélomanie at 302-764-6338.
Tickets also available at the door.

On-street parking is FREE on weekends.
FREE PARKING is also available courtesy of Colonial Parking on the corner of 6th and Shipley street.

This program is supported, in part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency, in partnership with the National Endowment for the arts. The Division promotes Delaware arts events on DelawareScene.com


Delaware History Museum
504 N. Market Street


The Delaware History Museum (1940) was originally a Woolworth's Department Store. It has been transformed into the Delaware History Museum and the Jane and Littleton Mitchell Center for African American Heritage. It features permanent and rotating exhibitions, classrooms, and meeting space.

Delaware History Museum   |  Mitchell Center for African American Heritage   |   Old Town Hall   |   Research Library   |   Willingtown Square    |   Read House & Gardens  

(302) 655-7161  deinfo@dehistory.org
505 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE 19801
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The Delaware Historical Society is the statewide, non-profit organization that explores, preserves, shares, and promotes Delaware history, heritage, and culture to strengthen our community.