Odessa in July: Dance, Draw and Delve into History!

Coming up in July at Historic Odessa

Odessa Brewfest

Dover English Country Dancers

The Dover English Country Dancers and The Historic Odessa Foundation Request the honor of your presence at their sixth annual Colonial Dance! Members and the public are invited to participate in learning colonial dances that were popular in the 18th Century. Read More »

When: Saturday, July 9, 7:30-10:30pm
Where: Visitors Center, 201 Main Street
Information: Call 302-415-3374. Cost: $10, free for students.

Historic Craft Series: Calligraphy

Learn how to create beautiful calligraphy at this workshop designed for those who are interested in adapting their writing to create future personalized projects.  Each letter in the foundational hand will be demonstrated by an experienced calligrapher and practiced by the participant. Read More »

When: Saturday, July 23, 10am-3pm
Where: Visitor’s Center/Bank Building, 201 Main Street
Registration: Contact Jennifer at 302-378-4119. Cost: $35/person.

Lecture: Medicine Men

What was medicine and surgery like in the 17th and early 18th century? Members from the 1st Delaware Regiment will be in uniform to discuss the use of medical equipment. Read More »

When: Wednesday, July 27, 7-8pm
Where: Visitors Center, 201 Main Street
Information: Contact Jennifer at 302-378-4119. Cost: Free


Save The Date...

August 12 - Families Cook Series: Peach Delights

August 20 - Historic Craft Series: Tole Painting

Sept. 10 - Historic Odessa Brewfest