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11:00 am

MassoniArt presents LIGHT water + stone

May 3 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until May 5, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until May 5, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday, repeating until May 5, 2019

MassoniArt, 203 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

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!

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5:00 pm

May First Friday

First Friday is a free event sponsored by Chestertown's downtown merchants, community organizations, and art galleries along Park Row, High Street, Cross Street, and Cannon Street. This event is held the first Friday of every month and everyone is welcome and encouraged to join us. Make it a night with a stay at one of our wonderful Kent County bed and breakfasts. Saturday morning check out the Chestertown Farmer's Market, and our other quaint Kent County towns of Rock Hall, Galena, and Betterton. #kentcountymd #chestertownmd #visitkentcounty

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Visual Storytellers Exhibit opening Reception

May 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

What does it take to tell a story? Storytelling is vital to making compelling images. Great feats of visual storytelling appear all around us; church windows, works by Norman Rockwell and the published sketchbooks of Leonardo Di Vinci. Visual storytelling tells a story. It uses the power of the visual image to ignite imaginations, evoke emotions and capture universal cultural truths and aspirations.Come enjoy this compelling exhibit, on display May 1-June 2, 2019 Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Friday 11:00-5:30, Saturday 10:00-5:30 and Sunday 11:00-3:00

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Mid-Shore Pride – May 3-5, 2019

May 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on May 4, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on May 4, 2019 at 8:00pm

Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

We are glad to invite you to participate in a historic event this spring. Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbian and Gays (PFLAG) of Mid-Shore Maryland is hosting the first ever LGBTQ Pride celebration on the Eastern Shore. We are planning a variety of activities during the weekend of Friday, May 3 through Sunday, May 5, 2019 in several locations. They include evening First Friday celebrations in Easton and Chestertown; informational and fun gatherings at Idlewild Park in Easton on Saturday morning; a festival in Chestertown’s Fountain Park on Saturday afternoon; and -- not one, but two! -- fun and fabulous musical drag shows: the first at Washington College on Saturday evening and another at The 447 in Cambridge for Sunday brunch. This “First Annual Mid-Shore Pride” event is expected to attract individuals and families from across the Eastern Shore of Maryland as well as Delaware, Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Friday, May 3 Come down to Downtown Chestertown's First Friday and celebrate Pride. There will be music in Fountain Park and many of our Downtown Chestertown Association businesses will be showing their support for Pride and the LGBTQ+ community! Saturday, May 4 Pride in the Park - Fountain Park, Chestertown Celebrate Pride at Chestertown's Fountain Park from 1pm until 5pm. At this FREE family-friendly event. There will be vendors, music, entertainment, speakers, and more! Don't miss your chance to come out to the first annual Midshore Pride Festival! To find out how you can be a vendor, volunteer, or sponsor visit our website. Saturday, May 4 PFLAG Drag Show - Washington College Enjoy an amazingly fabulous show with NYC Drag Queens! Tickets will be $25 for entry, $10 for high school students, and free admission for Washington College students. Don't miss out on a night filled with fun and full of PRIDE. Visit the PFLAG website for a complete schedule of events.

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7:30 pm


May 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

WACappella is Washington College’s Student A cappella group. They will be performing on May 3 at 7:30 pm in Hotchkiss Recital Hall. This is a free concert.

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  • 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).