Archives for October 2015

Arden Library Gild hosts “Authors of the Ardens”

In association with the Arden Craft House Museum, the Arden Library is pleased to announce the availability of a strong collection of books written by our Arden residents, beginning October 25th, 2015:
•Jill Althouse-Wood
•Rob Bryan
•Linda Eaton
•Sadie Somerville
•Harry Themal



As well as volumes by those who have lived in our community but are no longer with us:
•Scott Nearing
•Ross Santee
•Upton Sinclair
•Bill Frank
•Russell Peterson
•Ross Santee



Our “Authors of the Ardens” exhibit collection will be maintained as reference in parallel with the Craft Museum exhibit, but will be available for check out in a few months.

Current Arden residents' books.

Current Arden residents’ books.


Lots more information


For more about the long history of Shakespeare in Arden, reservations for our summer show, seating, directions to the Field Theater, what you should bring to an outdoor performance, past productions, year-round activities and who we are, visit the Shakespeare Gild home page.

October Folk Gild Schedule

The Arden Folk Gild welcomes you to join us for a variety of dances including international folk dancing, contra dancing, Israeli dancing, square dancing, waltz. We meet each Wednesday evening and one Sunday afternoon each month from September – June at the Arden Gild Hall 2126 The Highway, Arden Delaware 19810. There is teaching at all dances. Each week focuses on a different dance style with a variety of instructors/dance leaders. Arden Club members pay a reduced fee for all dances. For more info call (302) 478-7257 or (610) 277-0844. Follow The Arden Folk Gild on Facebook for more updates and photos.

October 4, 2015 Contra Dance with Raise the Roof, Jan Alter caller     Lesson 1:30, Dancing 2:00 – 5:00 pm   $9 Arden Club Members, $10 Non-Members

October 7, 2015 – Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban  7:30 – 9:30 pm  $4 Members, $5 Non Members

October 14, 2015 – Folk Dancing with Jenny Brown  7:30 – 9:30 pm  $4 Members, $5 Non Members

October 21, 2015 – Square and Folk Dancing with Bob Witt 7:30 – 9:30 pm $4 Members, $5

October 28, 2015 – Israeli Dancing with Sharon Kleban 7:30 – 9:30 pm $4 Members, $5 Non Members

November 1, 2015 – Contra Dance with Tater Patch, Susan Hankin caller    Lesson 1:30, Dancing 2:00 – 5:00 pm   $9 Arden Club Members, $10 Non-Members