Folklore Friday at Greenbank Mills & Philips Farm

September 20, 2019 - September 20, 2019

500 Greenbank Rd, Wilmington, 19808

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    Gather around the bonfire at Greenbank Mills and Philips Farm, and let our gifted storytellers transport you back in time through stories of local folklore and history. Each Friday evening a different storyteller will illuminate a thread of our past, bringing the past to life.

    September 20...Join local historian Antoinette Maccari-Klingsberg as she weaves folklore and tales from the Underground Railroad and the journey to freedom and equality.

    September 27...Join local musicians Michael Connolly and Tracey Parker-Connolly of Seven Rings as they weave the fabric of our past with an assortment of folk songs.

    October 4...Join Greenbank Mills & Philips Farms own Seth Tolbert as he wades into legends of the Delmarva coastline with tidal tales and coastal chronicles from the shores and beaches.

    Admission to these programs is free. Historic-period libations matching the evening's theme (including some kid-friendly options) will be available for purchase.

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