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Speaker Series

Each month between September and May the Society offers educational and entertaining programs that explore the history of Lewes, the surrounding area, Lewes's unique interaction in the national scene and other related and appealing topics. All of these meetings are open to all members, residents and visitors of the Lewes community.

This "Speaker Series" takes place every third Friday of the month. Each presentation begins at 7:30pm at St. Peter's Church Hall at Second & Mulberry Streets in Lewes. Each month, a different speaker presents and topics vary. These events are FREE and do not require a reservation.


Friday, October 21

"The Wolfe Cemetery on Pasture Neck, Lewes, Delaware," presented by Dr. Edward Otter

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Friday, November 18

"Nanticoke Dance," presented by Nanticoke Indian Association

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Friday, January 20

"History of the Lewes Fire Department," presented by Bob Burdick

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Friday, February 24

Bus trip to Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture presented by Marcos Salaverria

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Friday, March 17

"Storm of '62: 55 Years Later," presented by Tony Pratt


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Friday, April 21

"Treasures from the Sea: Nautical Archaeology," presented by Dale Clifton


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Friday, May 19

Receive a preview of the new Lewes History Museum. This event is TBD. Please check back for updates.

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