June museums and history calendar for Delaware: arts and entertainment

Campus Community School Exhibition
Thru June 24 The Biggs Museum features pieces created by Campus Community School students. Biggs Museum of American Art, 406 Federal St., Dover, 674-2111, biggsmuseum.org

Mt. Cuba Summer Twilight Tours
Thru July 26 On Wednesdays and Thursdays, take strolls amid garden ponds, lilies, azaleas and a babbling brook. Mt. Cuba Center, 3120 Barley Mill Road, Hockessin, 239-4244, mtcubacenter.org

Benjamin Franklin & Thomas Jefferson in Paris, Lunch and Conversation
June 7 In conjunction with the “Uncorked!” exhibition, author and historian James M. Gabler discusses these two founding fathers/wine enthusiasts. Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Del. 52, Winterthur, 888-4600, winterthur.org

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editor’s pick Light: Installations by Bruce Munro
Opens June 9 British artist and light designer Bruce Munro exhibits his distinctive creations. Longwood Gardens, U.S. 1, Kennett Square, Pa., (610) 388-1000, longwoodgardens.org

Summer Sojourns: Art on Holiday
June 9-Sept. 3 Nearly 100 paintings, drawings and prints take Brandywine River Museum visitors to rocky sea coasts, sandy shores, tropical settings and mountainous vistas. U.S. 1, Chadds Ford, Pa., (610) 388-2700, www.brandywinemuseum.org

Earth from Space
June 16-Sept. 10 Satellites capture images of extraordinary conditions and events, as seen in a new Smithsonian traveling exhibit at Delaware Museum of Natural History. 4840 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, 658-9111, delmnh.org

100 Works for 100 Years
June 23-Sept. 16 In celebration of Delaware Art Museum’s centennial, this exhibit features works of art for each year of the museum’s existence. 2301 Kentmere Pkwy., Wilmington, 571-9590, delart.org

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