Hagley After Hours: Autumn Celebration
Enjoy walking along the Brandywine to our fire pit where you can roast marshmallows, sip Dogfish Head beer, play corn hole and listen to music by The Acoustic Jam.
Shuttle bus will travel to and from Visitor Center when it is dark. This event is weather-dependent; please check hagley.org for updates.
$3 per person. Free for members. This event is 21+.
Francesca Russello Ammon explores how postwar America came to equate destruction with progress.
Kendra Smith-Howard, University at Albany, will discuss her paper "The Messy Work of Cleaning Up: Economy, Policy, and the Disposable Diaper, 1936–1996."
Jessica Levy, Johns Hopkins University, will discuss her paper "Black Empowerment, Global American Business, and the Post-Jim Crow/Apartheid City."
Part science fair, part community fair, and part something entirely new. Maker Fest is an all-ages gathering to invigorate the Maker spirit in everyone!
Cannon firings in the powder yards demonstrate how black powder was made and used.