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Little Women
Nov 16, 2021 10:00AM to Jan 2, 2022 4:30PM

Exhibit: Little Women Or, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy

This holiday season don’t miss the return of the Historic Odessa Foundation’s renowned annual Christmas tradition of transforming a historic house into an exhibition of classic children’s literature. 

Richard Clifton Reception
Sep 16, 2021 6:00PM

Reception: Meet the Artist, Richard Clifton

The public is invited to be introduced to the national award winning wildlife and waterfowl artist whose realistic acrylic paintings and prints are on display at the Historic Odessa Foundation Visitor Center. 

Paintings & Prints by Richard Clifton
Aug 31, 2021 10:00AM to Oct 31, 2021 4:30PM

Exhibit: THE WONDERS OF WILDLIFE: Paintings & Prints by Richard Clifton

The Historic Odessa Foundation is honored to present the photo realistic wildlife paintings and prints of the nationally acclaimed Milford, Delaware artist Richard Clifton. 

Aug 9, 2021 9:30AM

Quilters Day: Annual Sew-In

This is a daylong opportunity for quilters and other needle workers to come together with their materials and needed equipment to sew and share fellowship.

Children's Vintage Art MAterials
Jul 13, 2021 10:00AM to Sep 14, 2021 4:00PM

Petite Exhibit: Children's Vintage Art Materials

Remember your first watercolor paint set and how the brilliant colors flowed effortlessly off the soft brush onto the white paper? 

Odessa Brewfest participant toast
Sep 11, 2021 12:00PM

Save the Date: 8th Annual Odessa Brewfest

The annual Odessa Brewfest comes to historic Odessa on Saturday, September 11th, 2021. All attendees have access to food & merchandise vendors, live bands, sponsor tables, and more! Your ticket to the Odessa Brewfest gets you unlimited sampling of beer during the full duration of the festival.

outside front of Collins-Sharp House
Jul 25, 2021 1:00PM to Jul 31, 2021 4:00PM

Christmas in July: Holiday Resale Shop

Please visit the Christmas Re-sale Shop located in the Collins-Sharp House to get the jump on your seasonal decorations at prices you can dictate!

Sep 9, 2021 6:00PM

Outdoor Walking Tour

Join us the second Thursday of every month for an evening outdoor tour of the houses at Historic Odessa.

Aug 12, 2021 6:00PM

Outdoor Walking Tour

Join us the second Thursday of every month for an evening outdoor tour of the houses at Historic Odessa.

Collins-Sharp House
Sep 22, 2021 10:00AM to 4:00PM

Open House: Wet Your Whistle, Collins-Sharp House

Join us this summer, as we welcome visitors for the third of our 3-month tour series.

Corbit-Sharp House
Aug 19, 2021 10:00AM to 4:00PM

Open House: Wet Your Whistle, Corbit-Sharp House

Join us this summer, as we welcome visitors for the second of our 3-month tour series.

Jul 8, 2021 6:00PM

Outdoor Walking Tour

Join us the second Thursday of every month for an evening outdoor tour of the houses at Historic Odessa.