Events

May Speaker Series & Exhibit Opening: "Brewing in Delaware & 20 Off-Centered Years of Dogfish Head Craft Brewery"

May 15, 2015

Join guest speakers Sam Calagione and John Medkeff for a special Speaker Series program that will introduce The Lewes Historical Society's 2015 exhibit, "Brewing in Delaware & 20 Off-Centered Years of Dogfish Head Craft Brewery" on Friday, May 15, at 7:00pm on the Rabbit's Ferry Lawn at The Lewes Historical Society Campus at 110 Shipcarpenter Street, Lewes. In the case of poor weather, the presentation will be held at St.

2015 Lewes Vintage Base Ball Game

May 31, 2015

The Lewes Vintage Base Ball Club plays May 31- Away vs. Milford Excelsior

"Take Me Out to the Ball Game!"

The Lewes Historical Society is proud to be the home of the Lewes Vintage Base Ball Club, a member of the Mid-Atlantic Vintage Base Ball League and the Vintage Base Ball Association.  It is an educational program of the Society, designed to tell the story of baseball in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and demonstrates the history of social and athletic life in Lewes.  

History Happy Hour: "Colonial American Beer Brewing Techniques and Tools"

Jun 5, 2015

Friday, June 5, at 4:00pm, at Hotel Rodney: Bob Fullmer presents "Colonial American Beer Brewing Techniques and Tools"

These events are free, but- new this year- a pass per person is required for admission since seating is limited. Passes are available at the Ryves Holt House Museum Gift Shop at the corner of Second and Mulberry Streets beginning at 3:00pm (an hour in advance) on lecture days.

Click here for more information on History Happy Hours.

History Happy Hour: "New Amsterdam Architecture"

Jun 12, 2015

Friday, June 12, at 4:00pm, at Hotel Rodney: Beth Gott presents "New Amsterdam Architecture"

These events are free, but- new this year- a pass per person is required for admission since seating is limited. Passes are available at the Ryves Holt House Museum Gift Shop at the corner of Second and Mulberry Streets beginning at 3:00pm (an hour in advance) on lecture days.

Click here for more information on History Happy Hours.

2015 Lewes Vintage Base Ball Game

Jun 13, 2015

The Lewes Vintage Base Ball Club plays June 13- Home vs. Brandywine BBC of Westchester

"Take Me Out to the Ball Game!"

The Lewes Historical Society is proud to be the home of the Lewes Vintage Base Ball Club, a member of the Mid-Atlantic Vintage Base Ball League and the Vintage Base Ball Association.  It is an educational program of the Society, designed to tell the story of baseball in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and demonstrates the history of social and athletic life in Lewes.