Scheduled Classes and Events

Many of the classes offered at Sinking Springs are tailored to youth, and are suitable for 4-H, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and Youth Groups.

Come join Ann Stubbs at Historic Sinking Springs Herb Farm for a one of a kind adventure to connect with nature through crafts and educational outings.

Ann holds a Master’s Degree in Art and Elementary Education from the Universty of Delaware. She has done commissioned pieces and educational programs for the White House, Campbell’s Soup Company and Longwood Gardens. Her passion is to inspire creativity through nature, in children and adults of all ages.

Join in a class or two and enjoy a hands-on experience that will spark a fire in you for the love of nature. Leave behind your fast-paced world and ground yourself in the comfort of the natural world. All generations are welcome, so make this an adventure for the whole family!

To register, call 410-287-1000 or 410-287-1078 or refer to the link to the college catalog, her info is on page 39.

If you can’t make it on the day it’s scheduled, all classes are available continuously for as little as two students!  Call Ann at 443.553.4618 to register and/or if you need directions to Sinking Springs.

Below are upcoming classes —


Wreath on a Barn Door Painting Party

December 1, 2018 – 2:00 – 4:00 PM at Sinking Springs, 843 Elk Forest Road, Elkton

Create a 16″ x 20″ canvas just in time for the holidays!  Go to the following link to register:



Fresh Greens Wreath Workshop

December 1, 2018 – 1:00PM – 3:00PM

Enjoy the scents of the season! A holiday wreath using fresh greens and accents will delight you throughout the holiday season.
This great activity will kick off your holiday festivities. A great gift for yourself or someone you love! Note: No senior tuition waiver.

Corresponds to youth courses YES303/YHS243.

1 session, 2 hours, $29

Course #: GAC119

Pine Cone Wreath

December 1, 2018 – 10:00AM – 12:00PM

The holidays are fast appoaching and having your own pine cone wreath masterpiece to complement your other holiday decorations will make you the envy of the block. Join Ann Stubbs and learn the secrets of wreaths for all occasions. Note: No senior tuition waiver.

Corresponds to youth courses YES/YHS 433.

1 session, 2 hours, $29

Course #: GAC409

Our Events

Middletown Bridal Expo

Sunday, March 3, 2019 — 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Middletown Memorial Hall

27 W Greet Street

Middletown, DE  19709