Community Calendar

May
28
Thu
Votes for Women: Tour and Tea @ Brandywine River Museum of Art
May 28 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Join a one-hour, docent-led tour of Votes for Women: A Visual History, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, followed by an afternoon tea in the Millstone Café complete with tea sandwiches, pastries and mini desserts. This events repeats on April 30, and May 28

May
30
Sat
CANCELLED – Bird Walk @ Newlin Grist Mill
May 30 @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Newlin Grist Mill and Wild Birds Unlimited-Concordville are teaming up to explore the wonderful world of bird life. Join us for monthly naturalist-led walks through the 160-acre park at Newlin Grist Mill. We will meet year-round residents, visit exciting migrants, and learn the basics of bird identification and biology.

Families and beginners are welcome!

PLEASE NOTE--APRIL AND MAY BIRD WALKS ARE CANCELLED

CANCELLED – History at Work @ Newlin Grist Mill
May 30 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Get a closer look at trades of the eighteenth century in Newlin’s “History at Work” series. Members of Newlin Grist Mill’s staff, volunteers, and outside artisans will demonstrate their crafts and talk with visitors about how different trades and skills were integral to life in colonial Pennsylvania and to the operation of Newlin Grist Mill. These demonstrations take place on the last Saturday of the month from April through October between 10am and 3pm.

  • April 25:  Pottery - CANCELLED

  • May 30:  Cooperage - CANCELLED

  • June 27:  Laundry & Soapmaking

  • July 25:  Ropemaking

  • August 29:  African-American Cooking

  • September 26:  Blacksmithing - Forging Utensils for the Kitchen

  • October 31:  Preserving Foods with Salt

“History at Work” is free and open to the public of all ages.

CANCELLED – Pop-Up Naturalist @ Newlin Grist Mill
May 30 @ 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Join Newlin's staff naturalist for an afternoon of exciting environmental activities. Look for the pop-up naturalist on the bridge by the Log Cabin and discover the plants and animals that call Newlin home. While specific activities will vary by theme, you can expect to find interactive demonstrations, live specimens, games and crafts, and fun for the whole family!

In 2020, our naturalist will pop-up from 1pm to 5pm on the following Saturdays:

April 25:  Frogs & Toads - CANCELLED

May 30:  Perfect Pollinators - CANCELLED

June 27:  Tiny Pond Life

July 25:  Crazy Camouflage

August 29: Dancing Dragonflies

September 26:  Terrific Turtles

October 31:  Fall colors

The Pop-Up Naturalist program is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome.

Jun
1
Mon
Toddler Storytime @ Rachel Kohl Community Library
Jun 1 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Every Monday - Toddler Storytime

Jun
2
Tue
Innovative Networking Professionals (INP) – Kennett Square @ The Market at Liberty Place
Jun 2 @ 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM

Join us each week and experience exceptional networking, guest speakers, workshops, and member promotionals. Membership to INP is free, as are all of our weekly meetings. There are no attendance or referral requirements and we do NOT limit our attendance by industry. We want you to feel welcome on your first visit. While we foster a relaxed atmosphere, we are a professional group and expect you to be polite, welcoming and ethical in your interactions with others. We look forward to seeing you at our next meeting!

Jun
4
Thu
Gentle Yoga, Year-Round @ Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Jun 4 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine.  Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10.  No advance registration necessary.

Jun
5
Fri
First Friday – Kennett, Wilmington, West Chester
Jun 5 @ 5:00 PM

Art Stroll Kennett Square

Art Stroll

 

Art Loop Wilmington

http://artloopwilmington.org/

 

First Friday West Chester

http://www.downtownwestchester.com/view_program.php?id=468

Jun
11
Thu
CANCELLED – Sip Behind the Scenes @ Newlin Grist Mill
Jun 11 @ 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Newlin’s unique series of informal happy hours will return in 2020, each featuring a different local brewery, winery, or distillery! They will take place from 6 to 7:30pm on the following dates:

April 9: Sterling Pig Brewery - CANCELLED

May 14: Levante Brewing Company - CANCELLED

June 11: 2SP Brewing

September 10: Penn's Woods Winery

October 8: Painted Stave Distilling

Samples are free, additional drinks may be purchased. Must be 21 or older to attend. No reservations necessary.

Jun
12
Fri
Baby Storytime @ Rachel Kohl Community Library
Jun 12 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Weekly - Every Friday

Jun
13
Sat
CANCELLED – Race for the Mill 5K Trail Run & Walk @ Newlin Grist Mill
Jun 13 @ 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Enjoy the diverse scenery at Newlin Grist Mill on this 5K trail run through the 160 acre park. Or come out and walk our one mile course at your own pace. Either way, you’ll be supporting historical and environmental preservation, and helping to keep Newlin Grist Mill running! Proceeds will go toward the restoration of our historic water system which powers the mill.

Schedule:

  • 8:00am   Registration
  • 9:00am   5K Trail Run
  • 9:15am   One Mile Walk
  • 9:45am   Kids Fun Dash
  • 10:00am Awards
Jun
20
Sat
Public Archaeology @ Newlin Grist Mill
Jun 20 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Public Archaeology Days invite volunteers to assist our professional archaeologists with site excavation, artifact screening and care. Public Archaeology Days currently center on the tailrace of the 1704 Grist Mill and the Archive, formerly a mid-eighteenth century general store. No registration required. Free to the public. All ages.

PLEASE NOTE: APRIL AND MAY PUBLIC ARCHAEOLOGY DAYS ARE CANCELLED.

An Evening of Wine and Chocolate 
Jun 20 @ 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

An Evening of Wine and Chocolate 

June 26th, 2020

6:30- 9:30 pm 

 

An Evening of Wine and Chocolate will be held on June 26, 2020 at a mystery location located in the rolling hills near Marshallton. This year’s estate is owned by a local artist and sits next to their vineyard. Savor the summer evening with special wine tastings, appetizing hors d’oeuvres, and delectable chocolate desserts.

This event raises funds for United Way of Southern Chester County. Learn more at www.unitedwayscc.org.

Jun
27
Sat
CANCELLED – Bird Walk @ Newlin Grist Mill
Jun 27 @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Newlin Grist Mill and Wild Birds Unlimited-Concordville are teaming up to explore the wonderful world of bird life. Join us for monthly naturalist-led walks through the 160-acre park at Newlin Grist Mill. We will meet year-round residents, visit exciting migrants, and learn the basics of bird identification and biology.

Families and beginners are welcome!

PLEASE NOTE--APRIL AND MAY BIRD WALKS ARE CANCELLED

CANCELLED – History at Work @ Newlin Grist Mill
Jun 27 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Get a closer look at trades of the eighteenth century in Newlin’s “History at Work” series. Members of Newlin Grist Mill’s staff, volunteers, and outside artisans will demonstrate their crafts and talk with visitors about how different trades and skills were integral to life in colonial Pennsylvania and to the operation of Newlin Grist Mill. These demonstrations take place on the last Saturday of the month from April through October between 10am and 3pm.

  • April 25:  Pottery - CANCELLED

  • May 30:  Cooperage - CANCELLED

  • June 27:  Laundry & Soapmaking

  • July 25:  Ropemaking

  • August 29:  African-American Cooking

  • September 26:  Blacksmithing - Forging Utensils for the Kitchen

  • October 31:  Preserving Foods with Salt

“History at Work” is free and open to the public of all ages.

CANCELLED – Pop-Up Naturalist @ Newlin Grist Mill
Jun 27 @ 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Join Newlin's staff naturalist for an afternoon of exciting environmental activities. Look for the pop-up naturalist on the bridge by the Log Cabin and discover the plants and animals that call Newlin home. While specific activities will vary by theme, you can expect to find interactive demonstrations, live specimens, games and crafts, and fun for the whole family!

In 2020, our naturalist will pop-up from 1pm to 5pm on the following Saturdays:

April 25:  Frogs & Toads - CANCELLED

May 30:  Perfect Pollinators - CANCELLED

June 27:  Tiny Pond Life

July 25:  Crazy Camouflage

August 29: Dancing Dragonflies

September 26:  Terrific Turtles

October 31:  Fall colors

The Pop-Up Naturalist program is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome.

Jul
2
Thu
Gentle Yoga, Year-Round @ Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Jul 2 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine.  Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10.  No advance registration necessary.

Jul
3
Fri
First Friday – Kennett, Wilmington, West Chester
Jul 3 @ 5:00 PM

Art Stroll Kennett Square

Art Stroll

 

Art Loop Wilmington

http://artloopwilmington.org/

 

First Friday West Chester

http://www.downtownwestchester.com/view_program.php?id=468

Jul
6
Mon
Toddler Storytime @ Rachel Kohl Community Library
Jul 6 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Every Monday - Toddler Storytime

Jul
7
Tue
Innovative Networking Professionals (INP) – Kennett Square @ The Market at Liberty Place
Jul 7 @ 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM

Join us each week and experience exceptional networking, guest speakers, workshops, and member promotionals. Membership to INP is free, as are all of our weekly meetings. There are no attendance or referral requirements and we do NOT limit our attendance by industry. We want you to feel welcome on your first visit. While we foster a relaxed atmosphere, we are a professional group and expect you to be polite, welcoming and ethical in your interactions with others. We look forward to seeing you at our next meeting!

Jul
10
Fri
Baby Storytime @ Rachel Kohl Community Library
Jul 10 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Weekly - Every Friday

Jul
18
Sat
Public Archaeology @ Newlin Grist Mill
Jul 18 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Public Archaeology Days invite volunteers to assist our professional archaeologists with site excavation, artifact screening and care. Public Archaeology Days currently center on the tailrace of the 1704 Grist Mill and the Archive, formerly a mid-eighteenth century general store. No registration required. Free to the public. All ages.

PLEASE NOTE: APRIL AND MAY PUBLIC ARCHAEOLOGY DAYS ARE CANCELLED.

Jul
25
Sat
CANCELLED – Bird Walk @ Newlin Grist Mill
Jul 25 @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Newlin Grist Mill and Wild Birds Unlimited-Concordville are teaming up to explore the wonderful world of bird life. Join us for monthly naturalist-led walks through the 160-acre park at Newlin Grist Mill. We will meet year-round residents, visit exciting migrants, and learn the basics of bird identification and biology.

Families and beginners are welcome!

PLEASE NOTE--APRIL AND MAY BIRD WALKS ARE CANCELLED

CANCELLED – History at Work @ Newlin Grist Mill
Jul 25 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Get a closer look at trades of the eighteenth century in Newlin’s “History at Work” series. Members of Newlin Grist Mill’s staff, volunteers, and outside artisans will demonstrate their crafts and talk with visitors about how different trades and skills were integral to life in colonial Pennsylvania and to the operation of Newlin Grist Mill. These demonstrations take place on the last Saturday of the month from April through October between 10am and 3pm.

  • April 25:  Pottery - CANCELLED

  • May 30:  Cooperage - CANCELLED

  • June 27:  Laundry & Soapmaking

  • July 25:  Ropemaking

  • August 29:  African-American Cooking

  • September 26:  Blacksmithing - Forging Utensils for the Kitchen

  • October 31:  Preserving Foods with Salt

“History at Work” is free and open to the public of all ages.

CANCELLED – Pop-Up Naturalist @ Newlin Grist Mill
Jul 25 @ 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Join Newlin's staff naturalist for an afternoon of exciting environmental activities. Look for the pop-up naturalist on the bridge by the Log Cabin and discover the plants and animals that call Newlin home. While specific activities will vary by theme, you can expect to find interactive demonstrations, live specimens, games and crafts, and fun for the whole family!

In 2020, our naturalist will pop-up from 1pm to 5pm on the following Saturdays:

April 25:  Frogs & Toads - CANCELLED

May 30:  Perfect Pollinators - CANCELLED

June 27:  Tiny Pond Life

July 25:  Crazy Camouflage

August 29: Dancing Dragonflies

September 26:  Terrific Turtles

October 31:  Fall colors

The Pop-Up Naturalist program is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome.

Aug
1
Sat
The Newlin Series: “American Cuisine in the Colonial Era” @ Newlin Grist Mill
Aug 1 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

While most of his career as a history professor at Yale University has focused on the Middle Ages, Paul Freedman’s recent work has set out to answer the question, “What is American cuisine and how has it reflected social trends and divisions?” In this talk, he will focus on food in the colonial period, the formative era of American cuisine.

Advance registration is suggested for programs in the Newlin Series.

Aug
3
Mon
Toddler Storytime @ Rachel Kohl Community Library
Aug 3 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Every Monday - Toddler Storytime

Aug
4
Tue
Innovative Networking Professionals (INP) – Kennett Square @ The Market at Liberty Place
Aug 4 @ 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM

Join us each week and experience exceptional networking, guest speakers, workshops, and member promotionals. Membership to INP is free, as are all of our weekly meetings. There are no attendance or referral requirements and we do NOT limit our attendance by industry. We want you to feel welcome on your first visit. While we foster a relaxed atmosphere, we are a professional group and expect you to be polite, welcoming and ethical in your interactions with others. We look forward to seeing you at our next meeting!

Aug
6
Thu
Gentle Yoga, Year-Round @ Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Aug 6 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine.  Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10.  No advance registration necessary.

Aug
7
Fri
First Friday – Kennett, Wilmington, West Chester
Aug 7 @ 5:00 PM

Art Stroll Kennett Square

Art Stroll

 

Art Loop Wilmington

http://artloopwilmington.org/

 

First Friday West Chester

http://www.downtownwestchester.com/view_program.php?id=468