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African American Read-In

February 19 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

A unique all-ages celebration of black authors, literacy, reading, and diversity in literature!
Stories for children and the young at heart.
Family-friendly. All ages welcome.

A quick break for a light dinner.

Readings will be taken from young adult and adult literature.

You are welcome to attend the whole evening or just drop-in for part of it.

Audience participation is welcome.

Presented in partnership by Washington College's Department of Education & Black Studies Program; Sumner Hall; and Kent County Public Library.



  • Mayor & Council Meetings: 1st & 3rd Mondays, 7:30 p.m.
  • Utilities Commission Meetings: 1st Mondays, 7:30 p.m.
  • Planning Commission Meetings: 3rd Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m.
  • Historic District Commission Meetings: 1st Wednesdays, 5:00 p.m.

TOWN TRASH & RECYCLING SERVICES The Town will be divided into two collection areas, both of which will be serviced twice each week. Collection of garbage and trash will be conducted in one area on Monday and Thursday evenings, and the other on Sunday and Wednesday evenings; except no collection will be made on New Years’ Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day, but will be made on the next regular collection day after the holiday. Recycling: Paper, aluminum, household plastics picked up each Friday call 410-928-3333 (Infinity Recycling).