Community Events & Programs
James H. Gilliam Building
77 Read's Way
New Castle, DE 19720
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
New Castle County Special Events are opportunities for people of all ages and backgrounds to interact and come together as a community to enjoy one of the County’s parks. The events serve to build trust and a sense of belonging to the community and thus improve our quality of life.
For weather related updates or cancellation information call the Special Event Hotline 302-395-5659
Wed Sep. 8 - Wed Sep. 29BEGINNER’S WATERCOLOR Four 2-hour classes. Learn watercolor techniques a...Read More
Sat Sep. 11 - Sat Sep. 25CONNECTING GENERATIONS WITH TODDLERS MAKE MEMORY KEEPSAKES Two 1-hour classes. Caregivers and children come c...Read More
Tue Sep. 14 - Tue Oct. 19ACRYLIC PAINTING STUDIO Six 2-hour classes. Explore acrylic painting techn...Read More
Mon Sep. 20 - Mon Nov. 29Pottery - Morning Ten 3-hour classes. Learn hand-building, throwing ...Read More
Mon Sep. 20 - Mon Nov. 29Pottery-Evening Ten 3-hour classes. Learn hand-building, throwing ...Read More
Mon Sep. 20 - Mon Oct. 11ABSOLUTE BASICS OF DRAWING Four 2-hour classes. This is a fun beginner’s cour...Read More
In the event of high severity weather conditions, event attendees and participants will be advised by announcement from the event organizers to “shut down.” If there is not time for an orderly evacuation, event attendees will be advised to shelter in place in buses, automobiles, or park pavilions or structures as may be appropriate for the expected conditions.