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Central Jersey Blood Center Blood Drive

Jul 7, 2015 - Sep 19, 2015

During the summer months, blood is in short supply in hospitals for patients in need. Blood drive runs from 8:00am to 3:30pm in the Employment Center. Each guest who donates blood will receive a complimentary ticket to Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari valid for the remainder of the 2015 season.

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Sensory Play

Jul 7, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Explore sights, sounds, textures and smells in the sensory play area. Match the sounds, guess mystery scents, build with blocks and test the light table. FREE with admission.

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Open Studio: More S’mores!

Jul 7, 2015 - Jul 12, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Make melty s’mores and imagine you’re sitting around a toasty campfire. Also, explore the beach sensory bin. 

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The Puzzling World of John Sloan

Jul 7, 2015 - Sep 6, 2015

The Puzzling World of John Sloan will explore this little-known facet of Sloan’s early newspaper career, presenting more than 25 works from the Museum’s collection. On view for the first time, the puzzles demonstrate the artist’s imagination and verbal and visual wit, as well as the fluid boundaries between fine art and newspaper illustration in the first decade of the...

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A Colorful Folk: Pennsylvania Germans & the Art of Everyday Life

Jul 7, 2015 - Jan 3, 2016

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

This exhibition explores the unique world of the Pennsylvania Germans and their colorful folk art, including decorated manuscripts (fraktur), textiles, furniture, metalwork and pottery.

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Nature on the Go: Incredible Insects

Jul 7, 2015

Through touch tables and activities, families will have an opportunity to explore the many unique adaptations that the plants and animals of our parks use to help them survive in specific habitats and conditions.

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Unraveling Stories

Jul 7, 2015 - Jul 19, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

This experimental exhibition invites visitors to dig deeply into one object. Explore the stories that a large, hand-made hooked rug has to tell about the artistic tradition of hooked rugs, science of experimental materials used in its making and story of the du Pont family on the Brandywine as illustrated by a member of the family. There will be guided tours 5/2 and 5/17 and curator...

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Animal Grossology

Jul 7, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Experience the slimiest, stinkiest and downright yuckiest creatures on earth in Animal Grossology. Based on the best-selling children’s book series Grossology by Sylvia Branzei, this exhibit oozes with disgusting science and entertaining hands-on learning games. Find out why the dung beetle is called nature’s pooper scooper, why cows chew cud and how snail and slug slime...

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Dream Streets: Art in Wilmington 1970–1990

Jul 7, 2015 - Sep 27, 2015

This landmark exhibition will plot the development of artistic trends within the Wilmington community and their relation to national creative trends during these two decades by showcasing craft and design, drawing, painting, performance art, photography, and sculpture. A comprehensive publication and a rich program of dance, film, music, and theatre will accompany the exhibition.

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Block Party

Jul 7, 2015 - Jul 31, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Grab hold of wood and foam blocks, plastic tubes and other architectural materials to build a city of structures. 

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