10:00 am Museum Council Book Sale
Museum Council Book Sale
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Museum Council’s popular Book Sale is back! The sale will include over 5,000 books on subjects such as photography, history and biography, American and European art, decorative arts, cookbooks, and hundreds of art periodicals. Collectible books with beautiful publisher’s bindings will also be featured. All Book Sale proceeds will benefit the Museum’s Helen Farr Sloan Library & Archives Acquisitions Fund. The 2016 Book Sale will feature a “What’s it Worth?” booth with Sandra Riper from Sunset Hill Jewelers and Thomas Macaluso from Thomas Macaluso Rare & Fine Books. For a modest donation, Sandra and Thomas will be available to evaluate...
11:30 am Pop-up Opera with OperaDelaware
Pop-up Opera with OperaDelaware
Apr 10 @ 11:30 am – 2:45 pm
OperaDelaware brings literature to life during the Museum Council’s Annual Book Sale! This special “pop-up” performance features works from this spring’s OperaDelaware Festival focused on Shakespeare’s Hamlet and Falstaff, as well as other favorite stories. Drop in on the half hour between 11:30 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. for a 15-minute performance in Fusco Hall.
12:30 pm Our America Tours in Spanish
Our America Tours in Spanish
Apr 10 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Every Sunday Explore rich and diverse Latino art with a guided tour of Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art in Spanish. Visitas Guiadas en Español a Nuestra América Todos los domingos: Del 06 de marzo al 29 de mayo | 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Explore la riqueza y diversidad del arte latino con una visita guiada en español a Nuestra América: La Presencia Latina en el Arte Estadounidense. Gratis. Sponsors Our America Tours in Spanish are made possible by: Shelley A. Kinsella, Managing Shareholder Rafael X. Zahralddin-Aravena, Director & Shareholder
1:00 pm Highlights Tour
Apr 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Museum Guides lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
2:00 pm Exhibition Tour