May Picks 2021
Just a few things we thought you'd like to know this month.
Sustainable Style Fair at Winterthur (May 15)
Add eco-friendly flair to your household, your wardrobe and your next gathering. Join in a series of workshops highlighting sustainable products and practices. Local business owners, craftspeople and Winterthur staff offer practical tips and advice as you celebrate the potential of old objects, discover creative ways to upcycle and incorporate nature into your daily decor. Box lunch available for pre-order, $15. Register by May 12. 5105 Kennett Pk., Winterthur, DE. 302-888-4600; Winterthur.org.
Delaware Theatre Company 20/21 Season: Take 2! (Through July 31)
The theater company has selected a variety of Hollywood, Broadway and regional performers to engage and entertain you, while continuing to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Coming up: May 4–8, Smile; May 11–15, A Tribute to the King; May 18–22, Icarus, the Sun and the Limelight; June 1–5, Book of Moron. Call or visit the website for schedule, tickets and times. 302-594-1100; DelawareTheatre.org.
Bird Walk at John James Audubon Center (Through May, Saturdays)
Birders of all levels are welcome at these kid-friendly events. No need to register and extra binoculars available. Following social distancing and mask guidelines. John James Audubon Center, 1201 Pawlings Rd., Audubon. 8 to 10 a.m. 610-666-5593; PA.Audubon.org/Events.
Canine Partners for Life Unleashed & Uncorked: Labrador Luau (May 6)
A virtual event this year, so fire up the grill and join your favorite CPL pups for an evening you can enjoy from the comfort of home. Purchase a Doggie Bag that includes Luau-themed recipes, island-inspired cocktails, coupons from local businesses, CPL swag. And, one lucky bag will include a “Golden Biscuit” with a puppy naming opportunity. $25. K94Life.org for more details.
Brandywine Polo (May 30–September 26)
Spectators picnic and tailgate at the grounds. Lawn seating available, so bring chairs or blankets. Public matches held Fridays at 5 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. during the season. $15–$20. Weather updates posted on Brandywine Polo FB page.
232 Polo Rd., Toughkenamon. 610-268-8692; BrandywinePolo.com.
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