Upcoming Events

November 2018

Sep 14, 2018 10:00AM to Nov 2, 2018 5:00PM

To reserve a tree for the 2018 Holiday Tour season or for more information on creating a tree with your family, club, or school visit, please download and submit the registration form via fax or email. The deadline for registration forms is November 2nd.

Oct 9, 2018 10:00AM to Dec 30, 2018 4:00PM

The Historic Odessa Foundation is pleased to announce Time Elemental; An Exploration of the Visual Expression of Thomas Del Porte, a temporary loan exhibition, opening on Tuesday, October 9 and continuing through December 30, 2018.

Nov 13, 2018 10:00AM to Dec 31, 2018 4:30PM

We invite you to join us to view Christmas trees decorated to the theme from your favorite children’s book. This year’s Storybook Trees exhibit is located in Wilson-Warner House and will showcase decorated trees in its beautiful period rooms.

Nov 13, 2018 10:00AM to Dec 30, 2018 4:30PM

This Christmas don’t miss a Dickens of a Christmas exhibit at the befitting Corbit Sharp House. This National Historic Landmark house will be transformed into scenes based upon the classic novel, A Christmas Carol, In Prose, Being a Ghost Story of Christmas, by the English writer Charles Dickens.

Nov 14, 2018 9:00AM to Dec 31, 2018 11:30PM

Step back in time at the Historic Odessa's annual holiday celebration - a seasonal tradition of interpreting scenes from classic literature. This season we celebrate the 175th anniversary of A Christmas Carol first published in 1843 written by Charles Dickens and illustrated by John Leech. The celebration lasts from November 13th through December 30th, 2018.

Nov 15, 2018 6:00PM

The Historic Odessa Foundation is pleased to announce in conjunction with the exhibition, Time Elemental; An Exploration of the Visual Expression of Thomas Del Porte, Brian Miller will give a presentation discussing Edward L. Loper, Sr., Delaware artist and educator.

Nov 16, 2018 2:45PM

Calling all Delaware photographers! Now is the perfect time to have a photo session on the beautifully preserved grounds of Historic Odessa, Delaware.

Nov 20, 2018 7:00PM

Meghan will guide you through a Vinyasa Flow  (breath linked movement) class each Tuesday evening in the beautiful Visitor's Center, 201 Main St., Odessa. Beginners are always encouraged to try their first class here in our non-judgmental and welcoming community.

Nov 27, 2018 7:00PM

You are invited to step back in time through the doors of the Historic Odessa Foundation and explore the Christmas traditions of yesteryear! Participants experience a special candlelight tour of our 2018 holiday exhibit and enjoy champagne and festive treats in front of a roaring fire at the Collins-Sharp House, c.1700.

Nov 29, 2018 9:00AM

Meghan will guide you through a Vinyasa Flow  (breath linked movement) class each Thursday morning in the beautiful Visitor's Center, 201 Main St., Odessa. Beginners are always encouraged to try their first class here in our non-judgmental and welcoming community.

Nov 29, 2018 7:00PM

You are invited to step back in time through the doors of the Historic Odessa Foundation and explore the Christmas traditions of yesteryear! Participants experience a special candlelight tour of our 2018 holiday exhibit and enjoy champagne and festive treats in front of a roaring fire at the Collins-Sharp House, c.1700.