Wednesday, April 20 Early Bird Program
3:00 PM Early Bird, Hotel du Pont
Thursday, April 21
10: AM Meet guide in the Lobby of the Hotel, board shuttle to Dover, DE
11:00 AM Arrive at the John Dickinson Plantation for a short tour
12:00 PM Arrive at Biggs Museum of American Art. Lunch
2:00 PM Guided Tour of First State Heritage Park.
4:00 Depart Dover and travel to Historic Odessa
4:45 Dinner at Cantwell’s Tavern for dinner featuring traditional Delaware Foods
6:30 Depart for the Hotel.
Friday, April 22
2:00 PM Hotel Registration for the regular program
3:00 PM Board of Governor’s Meeting, Odessa Room
6:00 PM Reception with Cash Bar
7:00 PM Dinner in the Christina Room, Hotel du Pont, Our speaker will be the First State National Park Superintent
Saturday, April 23
6:30 – 9:00 Breakfast on your own
9:30 AM Meet in lobby to board coach for a short tide to Historic New Castle
10:00 Arrive at the Arsenal on the Green, Historic New Castle
Noon Boxed Lunch on the Green
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM General Business Meeting of the Society in the Presbyterian Church on the Green.
3:30 PM Board the Coach back to the Hotel
6:00 PM Cocktail Reception hosted by DSDI Delaware Society at the Wilmington Club, across the street from the hotel
7:00 P< Banquet at the Wilmington Club, Speaker, Russ McCabe, former Director of the Delaware Public Archives Sunday , April 24 6:30 - 9:00 Breakfast on your own 9:30 Meet in in lobby to board the shuttle to Kennett Square PA and Longwood Gardens. Noon Leave for Winterthur Museum and Gardens where lunch is available. 3:30 depart Winterthur for the hotel or home.