Concerts & Special Events

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Concert Series

2017 – 2018 Fall/Winter Concert Dates

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Third Thursday Series NEW for 2017!

2017 – 2018 Fall/Winter Dates

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Thursday, October 19th  – 7 PM

MARK GORMEL – NATIVE PLANT SPEAKER

Lower Brandywine Presbyterian Church

Mark Gormel is a frequent lecturer, professional photographer, seasoned musician and native plant consultant with special interest in the design, installation and management of native plant meadows.

Since 1990 he has been Horticultural Coordinator for the Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art and is responsible for the native plant horticulture programs that take place on the campus of the Brandywine River Museum of Art in Chadds Ford, PA.   Please mark your calendar to join us for this exciting discussion!

Saturday, October 28th – 8AM – 1PM
Flea Market

 

Saturday, November 4th  – 9AM – 2PM
Work Day at Urban Promise, Wilmington, DE – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

Sunday, December 3rd  – 3PM
Christmas Concert  – the Calabrese family – 3:00 pm

 

Sunday, December 10th  – 10AM
Handel’s “Messiah” with choir, soloists, and instrumental ensemble – 10:00 am

 

Sunday, December 24 – 7PM
 Christmas Eve Worship Service – 7:00 pm

 


March 15, 2018 @ 7:00 PM – Dr. Alan Fox, Professor of Asian and Comparative Philosophy and Religion, University of Delaware

Alan Fox is an Professor of Asian and Comparative Philosophy and Religion in the Philosophy Department at the University of Delaware. He earned his Ph.D. in Religion from Temple University in 1988, and was a Fulbright Scholar in Taiwan in 1986-87. He came to the University in 1990. He received the University of Delaware’s Excellence in Teaching Award in 1995 and 2006, and the College of Arts and Sciences’ Outstanding Teacher Award in 1999. In 2006 he was named Delaware Professor of the Year by the Carnegie Foundation for Advancement of Teaching and the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education. In 2008 he was named a finalist for the National Inspiring Integrity Award, and in 2012 He was named a Teaching Fellow by the American Association of Philosophy Teachers. He is a former director of both the University Honors Program and the Master of Arts in Liberal Studies Program, as well as advisor to the undergraduate Religious Studies Minor, and is currently acting Director of the Islamic Studies Program. He has also served as President of the Faculty Senate at both the College and University levels. He has published on Buddhism and Chinese Philosophy. His research is currently focused on Philosophical Daoism.