The Arden's Community and the Arden Club Featured on Movers & Makers on WHYY!

Learn more about the Ardens and the Arden Club in this recently aired 30-minute program, Movers & Makers, produced by WHYY...
"The Village of Arden in Delaware was founded in 1900 by sculptor Frank Stephens and architect Will Price as a single-tax community. They wanted to create an arts & crafts colony that included people from all walks of life.
Experience the early architecture, meet the talented artists and performers, and discover why so many people flock there every year to attend The Arden Fair."

Click here to the link on the WHYY Movers & Makers website where you can watch the video!

Coming Up ...

Arden Fair
Sure it's only May but we all know how fast the summer flies by. The Arden Fair committee is due to meet soon to get underway with plans for the 114th Arden Fair. Craft vendors are welcome to apply online now for a spot at the Fair, space is limited so don't wait... Check out the Arden Fair page for periodic updates!
Gardeners Gild
Group Visit - May 14th - 10:00 AM

On Saturday, May 14th at 10:00 AM, The Gardeners Gild is organizing a group visit to Mt Cuba, to attend their Garden Enthusiast Tour. Tickets are limited so sign up soon!

Learn more about this event…

Dinner Gild
Dinners are on for May and June!

The Dinner Gild has some great dinners coming up in May and June.

See what's cooking, and to make a reservation,  click here.

Scholars Gild
SCHOLARS EVENING May 17th 7:30 PM -  IN-PERSON & ON ZOOM

“The Documentary Photos of Frank Schoonover”
Speaker: John Schoonover

Frank E. Schoonover (b. 1877), a student of Howard Pyle, was a prolific illustrator and artist from the Brandywine School of art. He was also a gifted photographer who traveled extensively between 1903 and 1950 documenting social conditions and landscapes. Although most of the photos were taken as research for his paintings...
Read more here…

Concert Gild
LIVE IN-PERSON SHOWS

Julianna Barwick - Sunday, May 8, 2022 - 8 PM - $23 and $29
Shamarr Allen and the Underdawgs - Friday, May 13, 2022 - 8 PM $17 and $23
The Legendary Ingramettes - Friday June 10, 2022 - 5:30 PM - $17 and $23

Proof of Covid-19 vaccination is required for admission, face masks are optional. Members email (concerts@ardenclub.org) us for a discount code.

For full details on the shows and purchase tickets go to www.ardenconcerts.com under "Shows"

Folk Gild
Come Dance With Us!

The Folk Gild is back and has a great lineup of dances for March and beyond. Arden In Motion - International & Israeli dancing - English-Scottish country dancing!   (For health safety, we require proof of vaccine and a mask.) 
Read more here…

Shakespeare Gild

As You Like It, Arden's quintessential signature play, twice canceled but never abandoned, will make a return to the Arden stages next summer from June 17-25. Not an actor but interested in helping out? We are looking for creative volunteers to help out with the production...

Click here to learn more!

Library Gild

Oh, do we have some good reads for you this month, so come on down to the Arden Library!

Saturday and Sunday afternoons from 2:30 to 4 pm, Wednesday from 7:30 to 9 pm, and Thursday afternoon from 3:30 to 5 pm.
- Only ONE visitor at a time will be allowed in the Library
- All visitors are required to wear a correctly fitted face mask
- The Library will have hand sanitizer, all entering the Library are required to use it when entering the building

The Arden Library Catalog is back Online!
Check out our new arrivals...

And that's not all!
In addition to the Gild activities listed above, many other Gilds have something that may be of interest to you. Bridge, Writers, Shakespeare, Ardensingers, and more... Explore all the Gilds by clicking the "Gilds" menu item at the top of the page. There's something for almost everyone!

Support the Arden Club

Become a member of the Arden Club and enjoy discounts on concerts, dinner, dances, performances, and special events... and more!
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Coming Soon - A full online membership portal where you can renew your membership, get reminders, update your information.
Stay tuned!

Stay tuned for exciting updates!

Arden Gild Hall

The Arden Gild Hall in the historic Village of Arden is the perfect setting for a wedding reception or private party. If you are looking for a warm, friendly, casual, and fun place to hold your event, the Arden Gild Hall might be just the right fit! 
Learn more about renting the Gild Hall



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Support the Arden Club

Become a member of the Arden Club and enjoy discounts on concerts, dinner, dances, performances, and special events... and more!
Click here to Join the Club.

Click here to Join the Club

Already a Member?

Coming Soon - A full online membership portal where you can renew your membership, get reminders, update your information.
Stay tuned!

Stay tuned for exciting updates!