School Days Celebration

School Days Celebration

NEXT DATE: May 13, 2017  |   12 p.m. to 5 p.m.   |  Saturday
category: Feature on Home Page, Family Programs  |  location: Visitor Center

Visitors to Hagley’s School Days Celebration will experience student life in the 19th-century, including writing with quill pens and playing games like stick and hoop. In the Sunday School, visitors can also make a Mother’s Day card to celebrate the special women in their lives.

A Hagley guide will be making homemade ice cream in the Gibbons House using 19th-century methods, and visitors can sample a taste.

he Belin House Organic Café will be open until 4:30 p.m. the day of the event to allow visitors the opportunity to purchase a snack or meal throughout the day. Dogfish Head Craft Brewery beers will also be available for purchase. Visitors are encouraged to picnic on Workers’ Hill where tables will be provided.

Hagley’s School Days Celebration is included with museum admission and free for members. Visitors should use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware.