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  11. Calendar Overlay Libraries - Rewire To Be Rehired (3)
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Art Studio

  1. Peace Week: Felt Doves of Peace

    September 23, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Hockessin Library

    Make doves out of white felt; each dove carries a rainbow of hopes and dreams for a peaceful future. Materials provided. Presented by The Art Studio. Registration required. Adults. Registration required through the Info Desk at (302) 239-5160.

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Art Studio - Adult & Teen

  1. Fiber Arts and Fabric Dyeing

    September 3, 2019, 10:00 AM - November 5, 2019, 12:00 PM @ Art Studio

    Ten 2-hour classes. Explore the many ways of creating art and functional pieces with fabric and other fibers! Make hand dyed silk scarves using different dying methods, framed silk paintings, small weavings, and learn different ways to felt wool. Open to all levels. Adults

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  2. Weaving Open Studio/Intermediate Weaving

    September 3, 2019, 6:00 PM - November 26, 2019, 9:00 PM @ Art Studio

    3-hour sessions. Open studio for beginning and experienced weavers to work on floor looms. Table top looms also available. Teens/Adults

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  3. Copic Marker Drawing and Illustration

    September 5, 2019, 6:00 PM - October 10, 2019, 7:30 PM @ Art Studio

    Six 1½-hour classes. Learn Copic basics, blending, transforming sketches into illustrations and creating detailed works of art. Class suggested for students comfortable creating own sketches and working on art between classes. Teens/Adults Supplies: Participants can bring their own Copic markers or purchase a pack of 3 markers for $18 from the instructor on the first day of class. Recommended starter colors are any of the following: C1, C3, C5, C7, N0, N2, N4, N6, W1, W3, W5 or W7. Drawing papers and pencils will be provided in class.

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  4. Beginning Weaving

    September 12, 2019, 6:00 PM - October 10, 2019, 9:00 PM @ The Art Studio - Drawing Studio

    Five 3-hour classes.Learn loom-weaving basics and complete a small project on a tabletop loom. A great guided way to begin weaving on the loom. Plus studio time available on Tuesdays 6-9 p.m. Teens/Adults

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  5. Ceramic Surface Decorations

    September 16, 2019, 12:00 PM - October 21, 2019, 2:00 PM @ Art Studio

    Five 2-hour classes. Explore different techniques to finish your ceramic pieces. On tiles, practice methods each week like sgraffito, underglaze painting, stencils and slip. Basic clay knowledge suggested. Adults.

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  6. Collage Your Own Journal Covers

    September 16, 2019, 6:30 PM - September 23, 2019, 8:30 PM @ Art Studio

    Two 2-hour classes. Turn a plain journal into a piece of art by collaging different mediums with various colors, textures and designs. Create a bookmark to go along with it. Begin with a 5 minute meditation to settle in and get ready to create. Teens/Adults

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  7. Felt is Fun

    September 17, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Art Studio

    One 2½-hour class. Create an original felt doll, sunglasses case or card wallet. Learn basic patterning, cutting and hand sewing. Choose from different patterns or bring your own. Teens/Adults

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  8. Plein Air Painting at Glasgow Park

    September 18, 2019, 10:00 AM - October 16, 2019, 12:00 PM @ Glasgow Park Bank Barn

    Five 2-hour classes at Glasgow Park Bank Barn and various sites in park. Revitalize your creative energy. Paint outdoors in a serene setting and learn to capture the surroundings using Watercolor, Acrylic or Gouache. Composition and color will be broken down to their most simple components. All abilities are welcome. Adults Materials: - Bag for carrying supplies - Sketchbook (small or medium) - Drawing pencils, eraser, sharpener - Pad of watercolor paper (smooth or rough, no larger than 8x10) - Board to work on (as large as the paper) - Painters tape Paint: - Watercolors, acrylic or Gouache. Colors: reds (cadmium red and alizarin crimson), yellows (cadmium yellow light and lemon), blues (French ultramarine blue and cerulean), green (viridian), raw umber, black, white (2 tubes) - Variety of watercolor brushes - Small cloth towel and/or baby wipes - Empty can for water - Portable stool - Portable easel (if wish to not set board on lap) - Hat, sunscreen, drinking water

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  9. Beginning Wheel Throwing

    September 20, 2019, 9:30 AM - November 15, 2019, 12:30 PM @ Art Studio

    Eight 3-hour classes. Learn the skills necessary to throw cylinders, cups and bowls in an exciting and encouraging environment. Step by step instruction. Adults.

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  10. Pottery - Morning Session

    September 23, 2019, 10:00 AM - December 2, 2019, 1:00 PM @ The Art Studio - Pottery Studio

    Ten 3-hour classes, Learn hand-building, throwing, wheel techniques and glazing. All levels. Clay & tools may be purchased in class. Teens/Adults.

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  11. Pottery - Evening Session

    September 23, 2019, 6:00 PM - December 2, 2019, 9:00 PM @ The Art Studio - Pottery Studio

    Ten 3-hour classes. Learn hand-building, throwing, wheel techniques and glazing. All levels. Clay & tools may be purchased in class. Teens/Adults

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  12. Pottery - Morning Session

    September 24, 2019, 10:00 AM - December 3, 2019, 1:00 PM @ The Art Studio - Pottery Studio

    Ten 3-hour classes, Learn hand-building, throwing, wheel techniques and glazing. All levels. Clay & tools may be purchased in class. Teens/Adults.

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  13. Pottery - Evening Session

    September 24, 2019, 6:00 PM - December 3, 2019, 9:00 PM @ The Art Studio - Pottery Studio

    Ten 3-hour classes. Learn hand-building, throwing, wheel techniques and glazing. All levels. Clay & tools may be purchased in class. Teens/Adults

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  14. Pottery - Morning Session

    September 25, 2019, 10:00 AM - December 4, 2019, 1:00 PM @ The Art Studio - Pottery Studio

    Ten 3-hour classes, Learn hand-building, throwing, wheel techniques and glazing. All levels. Clay & tools may be purchased in class. Teens/Adults.

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  15. Pottery - Evening Session

    September 25, 2019, 6:00 PM - December 4, 2019, 9:00 PM @ The Art Studio - Pottery Studio

    Ten 3-hour classes. Learn hand-building, throwing, wheel techniques and glazing. All levels. Clay & tools may be purchased in class. Teens/Adults

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  16. Aboriginal Dot Painting

    September 30, 2019, 6:30 PM - October 7, 2019, 8:30 PM @ Art Studio

    Two 2-hour classes. Use dots of varying sizes to create a painting of your favorite animal inspired by Australian Aboriginal Art. Begin with a 5 minute meditation to settle into class and get ready to create. Teens/Adults

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Art Studio - Kaleidoscope Adapted Art Studio

  1. Kaleidoscope Open Studio

    September 17, 2019, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Art Studio

    2-hour class. This open studio exposes students to clay, sculpture, watercolor and acrylic painting, drawing, photography, oil pastels, mixed media, music, creative movement and drama. Work on projects on a long-term basis. Call (302) 995-7661 at least one day before program to register. Ages 16-Adults

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  2. Kaleidoscope Open Studio

    September 24, 2019, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Art Studio

    2-hour class. This open studio exposes students to clay, sculpture, watercolor and acrylic painting, drawing, photography, oil pastels, mixed media, music, creative movement and drama. Work on projects on a long-term basis. Call (302) 995-7661 at least one day before program to register. Ages 16-Adults

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  3. Adaptive Paint Party

    September 26, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Art Studio

    One 2-hour class. A fun and inclusive evening of painting and socializing in partnership with Art Therapy Express. Paint beautiful pieces of art while learning how to express yourself creatively! Adults

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Boards and Commissions - Board of Adjustment

  1. Board of Adjustment Public Hearing

    September 26, 2019, 6:00 PM @ New Castle Room NCC Government Center

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Boards and Commissions - Historic Review Board

  1. Historic Review Board Public Hearing

    September 17, 2019, 5:00 PM @ New Castle Room NCC Government Center

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Boards and Commissions - Planning Board

  1. Planning Board Business Meeting

    September 17, 2019, 9:00 AM @ New Castle Room

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Boards and Commissions - RPATAC

  1. Resource Protection Area Technical Advisory Committee Public Hearing

    September 25, 2019, 9:30 AM @ New Castle Room

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County Council - Meeting Schedule

  1. Boards & Commissions Subcommittee

    September 17, 2019, 2:00 PM @ Council's Conference Room

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  2. Land Use Committee

    September 17, 2019, 3:00 PM @ Council's Conference Room

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  3. Finance Committee

    September 24, 2019, 1:30 PM @ Council's Conference Room

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  4. Community Services Committee

    September 24, 2019, 3:00 PM @ Council's Conference Room

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  5. Executive Committee

    September 24, 2019, 4:00 PM @ Council's Conference Room

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  6. Council Meeting

    September 24, 2019, 6:30 PM @ Council Chambers

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Glasgow Park Bank Barn

  1. Yoga In The Park

    September 18, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Bank Barn

    Become familiar with basic yoga postures and breath work. Increase your flexibility, endurance, strength, balance and coordination. Use your mind to focus specifically on a target area to feel each movement and position. For adults. Meet at the Bank Barn/Frazer House at Glasgow Park. 5:30 to 6:30 pm and join the team from Bear/Glasgow YMCA.

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  2. History Quiztory

    September 19, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Bank Barn

    Battles, bad-guys, heroes and innovators. Our local history is down-right thrilling! Join the many fans of these fun expert-led presentations to learn about the area’s super-interesting past and see related artifacts and objects. Each session concludes with a fun mini-quiz and prizes. Registration required. Ages 12-Adults. FREE. Sept. 19th "Reverend Samuel Eakin, the fighting parson" He served in both the NJ & DE militia during the American Revolutionary War, was the first Pastor at the Pencader Presbyterian Church to preach in English (as opposed to Welsh), and (mysteriously), interred at Pigeon Run Cemetery near Red Lion. Presented by George Widger, Friends of Pigeon Run Cemetery and the Pencader Heritage Area Assoc.

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  3. Fix It Café

    September 21, 2019, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Bank Barn

    Bring your broken lamp, vacuum, waffle iron, or any one item that you can carry and work beside a volunteer experienced in repairs to fix it! Partnership with Lowe’s of Bear. Adults, Youth 10-17 with an Adult. There are certain items that we cannot accept at the Fix It Cafe. This includes gas-powered tools (eg lawn mowers) and complex electronic devices (eg laptops). Tell us what you are bringing to the Fix It Cafe so we can be sure we can help you repair it! Volunteers needed: The Fix-It Cafe relies on its volunteers to help residents fix their broken items. If you know someone who likes to tinker and would like to help, register at - newcastlede.gov/volunteer. Register Online Now More Details

  4. Yoga In The Park

    September 25, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Bank Barn

    Become familiar with basic yoga postures and breath work. Increase your flexibility, endurance, strength, balance and coordination. Use your mind to focus specifically on a target area to feel each movement and position. For adults. Meet at the Bank Barn/Frazer House at Glasgow Park. 5:30 to 6:30 pm and join the team from Bear/Glasgow YMCA.

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  5. Story Time In The Bank Barn

    September 28, 2019, 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM @ Bank Barn

    45-minute sessions, FREE. Every fourth Saturday 12.30-1.15 p.m. A fun story time followed by a short activity. Bring a snack. Ages 2+ with an adult. Meet at the Bank Barn at Glasgow Park.

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Hockessin CRC

  1. Book Club

    September 25, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Hockessin Community Recreation Center

    Join in and discuss assigned book of the month! Run by guest librarian from Hockessin Library. This is a FREE event. No RSVP required - just show up!

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Libraries - Rewire To Be Rehired

  1. Resume Workshop

    September 17, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Route 9 Library & Innovation Center

    Learn to Identify and Use Key Words. Create a Resume that Markets and Highlights Your Skills.

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  2. Job Search Strategies

    September 18, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Woodlawn Library

    Develop Interview Strategies, Build a Professional Network, and Learn Effective Job Search Strategies, etc.

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  3. Cover Letter and Resume Lab

    September 24, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Route 9 Library & Innovation Center

    Create Cover Letters, Develop Professional References, and Resume Review.

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Live Healthy New Castle County

  1. Middle Run Hiking

    September 21, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    Trails in this park are not paved and are somewhat hilly. There are many trails of various lengths throughout this beautiful natural area. If you are looking for a moderate workout in a gorgeous setting and a way to get those 10,000 steps in, this is the Walking Club for you. Open to all ages!

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Rockwood

  1. Faerie Festival at Rockwood Park

    September 15, 2019, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Rockwood Park & Museum

    Whether you're a faerie, pirate, gnome, princess, super hero, troll or kid, you are invited to enjoy games, stories, enchanted crafts, costume parades, and museum tours at the Faerie Festival at Rockwood Park.

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  2. Yappy Hour

    September 18, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Rockwood Park & Museum

    Rockwood goes to the dogs with a fun, low-key social hour for dogs and their humans. Monthly activities and a food vendor. Friendly, well-mannered dogs (on a leash) welcome! Meet on the South Lawn. Adults (and dogs)

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  3. Treasure Hunt: Antique Appraisals

    September 19, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Non-binding appraisals are based on condition, rarity, material, workmanship and, if it can be determined, who made the item. Send a photo to philipnord@newcastlede.gov before appraisal date. Two items per person maximum. Registration required. Adults

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  4. FREE Admission to Rockwood Museum on Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day

    September 21, 2019, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Rockwood Park & Museum

    Rockwood Museum is very excited to be participating in Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day on Saturday, September 21. Click the link below to sign up to get FREE tickets to Rockwood Museum! https://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/venues/museum/rockwood-park-mansion-museum/ Tours are on the hour from 9 a.m. with the last tour leaving at 4 p.m. If volume necessitates tours may also be on the half hour.

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  5. Murder and Mayhem at the Museum (A Live-Action Murder Mystery Game) - SOLD OUT

    September 27, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Rockwood Museum

    Description: Play a live game of Clue. Search through Rockwood Mansion and track down the clues to find the killer and the weapon. Dress the part and win a prize for the best costume. Registration Required. Adults.

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  6. Murder and Mayhem at the Museum (A Live-Action Murder Mystery Game) - SOLD OUT

    September 28, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Rockwood Museum

    Description: Play a live game of Clue. Search through Rockwood Mansion and track down the clues to find the killer and the weapon. Dress the part and win a prize for the best costume. Registration Required. Adults.

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  7. America's Anchor (Hoopes Reservoir)

    September 29, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Rockwood Park & Museum

    Learn about the history of Delaware’s largest reservoir from Tommy Gears of the Historic Rec Clay Valley, Inc. Ages 14+

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