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On Saturday mornings from 8 am to noon beginning about the third Saturday in March and ending about the last Saturday in December, located in beautiful Fountain Park in the heart of downtown Chestertown, on Maryland’s Eastern shore you’ll find wonderful fresh home grown produce, herbs, breads, soaps, plants and cut flowers as well as the hand-crafted works of local artisans. A reduced vendor participation Winter Market remains open throughout the winter, weather permitting. Click here to visit the Chestertown Farmers Market website. Visit the Chestertown Farmers Market Facebook page.Find out more »
KidSPOT is a hands-on creative learning center for children aged 2-12. We are open every Saturday free of charge to kids accompanied by their parents, or other responsible adult. The Center is a destination for area children where they can look forward to interacting with a variety of stimulating activities that expand their horizons. Located right next door to the RiverArts galleries, KidSPOT invites children to play, create and explore the arts and sciences. Kids participate in activities that incorporate visual arts, performing arts, literary arts, music, science and technology. KidSPOT also serves as a venue for special creativity events, RiverARTSCamp and workshops for kids.Find out more »
This beloved family event in Chestertown’s Memorial Park promotes stewardship of our planet, educates residents and visitors about innovative practices, and celebrates Chestertown’s certification as a Sustainable Maryland community. Festival-goers of all ages will browse an array of eco-friendly goods and services and explore our regional environmental organizations. Food, live music, kid firendly activities and a Recylcled Art Contest for all ages round out the event.Find out more »
Coffee, lunch, a chance to sew with others in a bright, beautiful space where there's lots of room - what fun! Sewing enthusiasts and seamstresses needed, as Sumner Hall prepares to tell the "rest of the story" during the 2019 Chestertown Tea Party Festival! The goal: to make colonial costumes still needed for the new African American history component of this year's Festival. Provided (besides snacks and lunch): pre-packaged costume kits, (including pre-cut pattern pieces & notions), tables, ironing board, iron. You bring: sewing machine, scissors, etc. Make history happen with us!Find out more »
LIGHT water + stone Greg Mort – Shelley Robzen March 30 – May 5, 2019 Opening Reception – Saturday, March 30, 12-3 pm April First Friday Reception – Friday, April 5, 5-7:30 pm Open House / Artist Talk – Saturday, April 6, 12 noon May First Friday Reception – Friday, May 3, 5-7:30 pm Closed for Easter Sunday, April 21 Also featured in the rear gallery Katherine Cox, Michael Kahn, Lisa Lebofsky and James Tatum. Gallery hours are Thursday thru Friday 11-4pm, Saturday 10-5 pm, Sunday 11-2 pm. We are closed Monday thru Wednesday except by appointment or by chance. Private appointments may be scheduled at any time by contacting Carla Massoni – 410-708-4512. Of course, you are always welcome by chance – if you see the lights on – just knock!Find out more »
The acclaimed Dirty Grass Players provide the blue grass and new grass tunes as Main Street Chestertown, in collaboration with the Downtown Chestertown Association and the Chestertown Environmental Committee, fill a downtown block with barbecue, beer and wine, family activities, and local vendors. That morning, Earth Day activites will offer educational activities and booths along Memorial Park, and the fountain in Fountain Park will be turned on for the season.Find out more »
As part of its 2018-2019 Premier Artists lineup, the Washington College Concert Series presents Pianist Yong Hi Moon. Individual tickets are $20 (adults) and $15 (non-WC College Students / Seniors over age 65 / WC faculty & staff). WC students and youth 18 and under are free. Individual tickets can be purchased online with a credit card via EventBrite (eventbrite.com/o/washington-college-concert-series-8250223111, or with cash or check at the door. Season tickets can be purchased on the Concert Series website. Inquires and ticket holds can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-778-7839 (Debbie Reed).Find out more »
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).