Upcoming Events and Programs - 2022

Brandywine River Museum Critter Sale!

Member Preview Sale

(Brandywine River Museum & CFHS Members ONLY)

Wednesday, November 30, 10am - 5pm


Public Sale

December 1 - 3, 10am - 5pm

December 4, 10am - 3pm


The Brandywine River Museum will be holding their annual Critter Sale at the Chadds Ford Historical Society's Barn Visitors Center this year.  Please stop by to support the River Museum and purchase some cute critters hand-made by their Critter Volunteers.


Please go to theBrandywine River Museum website for more details: Critter Sale



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Past Events and Programs - 2022

Spring Lecture Series

May 5th, May 19th & June 2nd

7:00pm - 8:30pm


Each Spring the Society host a series of lectures on historic and cultural topics. This year we have three speakers discussing the underrepresented history in our area.  Lectures are held in the Visitors Center meeting room. Coffee, tea and light desserts are served.


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CFHS Multi-Family Yard Sale

Saturday, May 14th, 2022

8:00am - 12:00pm


Come out on May 14th and shop for some hidden treasures at our mult-family yard sale.  Interested in decluttering and selling your goodies? 



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Introduction to Paper Marbling

Saturday, June 11th, 2022,  9:00am - 3:00pm


Paper Marbling is an ancient method of painting by floating color on a viscous solution and transferring the color onto paper or fabric.  Each print is unique.



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Battle at Chadds Ford

Historic Chadds Ford Days

Saturday, September 10 & Sunday, September 11, 2022

10:00am - 5:00pm


The CFHS is excited to announce that we will be hosting a battle reenactment! Join us for a historical journey back to September 11th 1777, when the British army engaged Washington's troops at Chads' Ford.


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The Great Pumpkin Carve 2022

Thursday, October 20th & Friday, October 21st, 4pm - 9pm

Saturday, October 22nd, 3pm - 9pm


Join us for a three day Chadds Ford tradition where over 70 giant pumpkins are carved and lit by local artists on Thursday and will be lit and displayed on Friday & Saturday. All three nights enjoy a 'kid friendly' Haunted Trail, raffle prizes and live music. Food, local craft beer and wine are available for purchase.


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