Milford Art Stroll


By Anne Jenkins

Christmas decorations are up and downtown looks very creative and festive. The Holiday Stroll excitement is on Friday, December 7 – enjoy!  Art events are ongoing all month, don’t miss any!

Here’s a round up of December’s arts events – enjoy:

Angelucci Fine Woodworking & Stained Glass Studio & Artists Gallery art for the holidays and more. Call (302) 422-4533

Anne Jenkins Art Gallery collaborates with Anita Peghini-Räber Gallery at 49 Baltimore Ave., in Rehoboth Beach to raise a bonus for an AIDS orphans support group in South Africa. During the month of December 10% of all sales in both galleries will go to the group. Jenkins will be in attendance at the Rehoboth gallery on Saturday, December 8 for the second Saturday art walk from 6:00-9:00 p.m. offering a taste of African food and wine and fine art.  (302) 393-6629 and

Diamond Dance Company performs Saturday/Sunday, December 8/9 at Milford High School. Tickets are available online. Studio: 44 N. Walnut Street, Milford or

First State Academy of Dance performs at People’s Day, Saturday, December 8, 9:10-9:50 am at the Milford Senior Center. The Nutcracker Ballet performance is Saturday, December 22, 3:00 pm at Woodbridge High School. $6/children & senior citizens and $12/adults. Tickets at the  studio, Lady Bug Shop,  at the door or Studio: 107 Maple Ave, Milford

Gallery 37 opens! Milford welcomes artist Marcia Reed at her gallery’s Grand Opening on Saturday, December 8 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. on Walnut St. Cellist, Deb Sherr, will be performing during the opening reception. Recently relocated to town, Reed and her artists will contribute much to Milford‘s art scene.

Hidden Gem Boutique on SW Front Street features the works of  Liberian native Jon Morris.

Milford Community Band performs at the Milford Senior Center at Sunday, December 9, 20123:00 p.m  and at the 1st Baptist Church in Dover on Sunday, December 16. For their full schedule, see  or call Joe Lear at (302) 422-6304

Milford Art Stroll  a self-guided studio & art tour. Check out the website to plan a visit – there’s a new map to print out – follow a route of your choice. Lots to enjoy right here in your hometown.

Mispillion Art League Gallery (MAL) the “Holiday Show : seasonal works on display at 5 N. Walnut Street. and

The Music School of DE, Milford Branch special performance “Tis A Winter’s Evening,”  on Friday, December 14 at 7:00pm, Avenues United Methodist Church, 20 N. Church Street, Milford. Featuring Nathan Ames & Layne Thompson-Payne from the faculty and students.

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