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  1. Calendar Overlay Rockwood (10)
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Rockwood

  1. Growing in the Conservatory: The Botanical Collection

    August 13, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    @
    Rockwood Museum

    Join Rockwood staff within one of America’s oldest attached Conservatories to discuss this architectural jewel and the unique origins of the plants collected there. Many of these plants were popularized in America and Europe through global colonization efforts by Western powers. When available, more information will be provided about the 19th-century plant specimens originally collected by the Conservatory’s first owner, Joseph Shipley, an amateur botanist. Ages 14+. Use “Art-Reach2022” and “RPPS2022” coupon codes at check out to unlock membership discount – must provide proof of membership at the beginning of the tour. The tour involves some stairs.

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  2. Flow Yoga

    August 16, 2022, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Rockwood Park & Museum

    Outdoor Flow Yoga with instructor Maryann Quinn. Come for an hour of fun and relaxation at Rockwood Park and learn the art of Flow Yoga. The program is offered every Tuesday at 9 am. The program will be offered outdoors by the Museum Conservatory, weather permitting, however, this activity will be held rain or shine. Please bring a mat, blocks, towel, water. Ages 16-Adults

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  3. RPPS Meeting

    August 16, 2022, 5:15 PM - 7:30 PM
    @
    The Carriage House at Rockwood

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  4. Watercolors in the Museum at Rockwood

    August 18, 2022, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    @
    Rockwood Museum

    Participants of all backgrounds and abilities will work in graphite and watercolor inside Rockwood Museum’s famed interior galleries to draw inspiration from the important architectural features, vibrant decorations, and unforgettable art collections to compose their own artful compositions. No experience is required. Ages 14+. Masks required.

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  5. Rockwood Paranormal Experience

    August 20, 2022, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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    Rockwood Museum

    This is Rockwood’s classic Paranormal Program to investigate the mansion from the unfinished attic to the decayed basement through the highly polished living spaces in between. Guests will be instructed how to use sophisticated paranormal equipment to be central to the investigation. Visiting investigators will learn how instrument results relate to those who may have once lived or worked at Rockwood. Attendees must be able to traverse many stairs throughout the museum. Ages 14+.

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  6. Rockwood's Historic Structures Walking Tour

    August 21, 2022, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    @
    South Lawn

    Take a rare walk back in time to learn how the existing and lost structures of Rockwood completed a working estate of food production, animal husbandry, household utilities, transportation, and other 19th-century challenges. Your guide will be dressed in vintage clothing and will use vintage photographs to provide you with the history of Rockwood as you walk from structure to structure. Tour is approximately 90 minutes in length and covers approximately 1 mile to include surfaces of grass, gravel, and paved areas. Ages 14+. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Use “Art-Reach2022” and “RPPS2022” coupon codes at check out to unlock membership discount – must provide proof of membership at the beginning of the tour.

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  7. Flow Yoga

    August 23, 2022, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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    Rockwood Park & Museum

    Outdoor Flow Yoga with instructor Maryann Quinn. Come for an hour of fun and relaxation at Rockwood Park and learn the art of Flow Yoga. The program is offered every Tuesday at 9 am. The program will be offered outdoors by the Museum Conservatory, weather permitting, however, this activity will be held rain or shine. Please bring a mat, blocks, towel, water. Ages 16-Adults

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  8. Yappy Hour at Rockwood Park

    August 25, 2022, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    @
    South Lawn

    In partnership with the Wilmington Brew Works, Rockwood and its friend’s group, the Rockwood Park Preservation Society (RPPS), will host a monthly happy hour gathering for lovers of dogs, beers, and live music. Dogs have always been present in Rockwood and have made some of the estate’s most memorable inhabitants. The whole park is open and the events will include scavenger hunts for kids and families, descriptions of Rockwood’s “best friends” as well as hand-made dog toy workshops. Cash bar-bring a snack! All sales support Rockwood’s ongoing preservation efforts.

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  9. Hike & Brunch at Rockwood - Rockwood Bees and Pollinators with the Iris and Calisto Apiary

    August 28, 2022, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Rockwood Park & Museum

    Rockwood is focusing on the Birds and the Bees (mostly just the honey) in this summer’s Hike & Brunch series. Our themed walks through area parks and forests are followed by a matching boozy brunch.

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  10. Flow Yoga

    August 30, 2022, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    Rockwood Park & Museum

    Outdoor Flow Yoga with instructor Maryann Quinn. Come for an hour of fun and relaxation at Rockwood Park and learn the art of Flow Yoga. The program is offered every Tuesday at 9 am. The program will be offered outdoors by the Museum Conservatory, weather permitting, however, this activity will be held rain or shine. Please bring a mat, blocks, towel, water. Ages 16-Adults

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Rockwood Wellness

  1. Full Moon Flow Yoga - Sturgeon Moon

    August 12, 2022, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    @
    South Lawn

    Full moons are a powerful time for letting go and getting back to yourself - grounded, relaxed, and at ease. A full moon yoga flow can help you release using movement to unblock energy through the body. Join yoga instructor Maryann Quinn for a relaxing hour of nocturnal yoga that will help to restore peace and tranquility. Please bring a mat and/or towel, water & blocks if you use them. Ages 16+.

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  2. Flow Yoga

    August 16, 2022, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    South Lawn

    During the summer season, Rockwood’s Flow Yoga with instructor Maryann Quinn will start take place outdoors.

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  3. Happy-Hour Yoga

    August 19, 2022, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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    South Lawn

    What could be better than a flow yoga practice followed by a glass of wine? Rockwood’s latest addition to its yoga offerings features a new instructor, Karen Feeney, and pairs your favorite pastimes into the beginning of a terrific weekend. Let go of the work-week stress with this double layer of mindfulness and relaxation. Please bring a mat and/or towel, water & blocks if you use them. Ages 21+.

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  4. Flow Yoga

    August 23, 2022, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    South Lawn

    During the summer season, Rockwood’s Flow Yoga with instructor Maryann Quinn will start take place outdoors.

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  5. Flow Yoga

    August 30, 2022, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    @
    South Lawn

    During the summer season, Rockwood’s Flow Yoga with instructor Maryann Quinn will start take place outdoors.

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Rockwood Youth Programs

  1. Treasure Tots at Rockwood Park

    August 18, 2022, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    @
    Rockwood Museum

    Come and enjoy all the different treasures of Rockwood! Treasure Tots is an informal class for toddlers to explore the most popular themes of this unique park and museum. Always changing, this program will celebrate kids’ literature, costume, gardening, animals, architecture, the arts and much more. All materials are included. Rain or Shine event. Best for kids under 5. Use “Art-Reach2022” and “RPPS2022” coupon codes at check out to unlock the membership discount – must provide proof of membership at the beginning of the program.

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  2. Story Time & Craft - For Kids 5+

    August 27, 2022, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    @
    Rockwood Park & Museum

    Each month, Rockwood partners with Syncretic Press to foster reading and charge imaginations through the BOOK WALKS & TRAIL TALES program, putting books in nature (for more information, see our tours section).

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