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CANCELED – Kent County Poetry Festival

April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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One event on April 25, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 26, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Kent County Poetry Festival

April 24 – 26, 2020

Friday, April 24, 7 pm, Fountain Park

Washington College Writer’s Union – “Not Your Professors’ Poetry Reading”
– Danes Smith
– Diannely Antigua
– Joe Osmundson

Saturday, April 25, 1 pm, The Bookplate

Local Celebrities Reading
– Kim Andrews
– Meredith Davies Hadaway
– James Allen Hall
– Robert Earl Price

Saturday, April 25, 4 p.m. – Kent County High School

Chester River Chorale – Mystic Fire: Words & Music, Music & Words
– Featuring Richard Blanco, Meredith Davies Hadaway, Mary McCoy, Doncella Wilson, and Greg Minahan. TICKETS REQUIRED. Www.chesterriverchorale.org

Saturday, April 25, 7:30 p.m. – First United Methodist Church, Chestertown

Richard Blanco, 5th Inaugural Poet, Reading from HOW TO LOVE A COUNTRY and Interview with Maureen Corrigan, Author and Literary Critic for Fresh Air with Terry Gross, and The Washington Post.

FREE but RESERVATIONS REQUIRED – www.kentculture.org/poetryfest
Sunday, April 26, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. – The Bookplate

“Readers Choice” Open Mic Poetry Reading – Bring One Poem You Love.

For more information, visit www.kentculture.org/poetryfest

Sponsored by Kent Cultural Alliance, Rose O’Neill Literary House, The Bookplate, Ortiz Studio.

Details

Date:
April 24
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
www.kentculture.org/poetryfest

Venue

First United Methodist Church
United States

Organizer

Kent County Arts Council
Phone:
410-77803700
Email:
John@kentcountyartscouncil.org

TOWN GOVERNMENT MEETING SCHEDULE

  • 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).

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