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7 Questions with KCPL's Executive Director

Chestertown Branch - 408 High Street, Chestertown

Do you have a burning question about Kent County Public Library? Executive Director Arnessa Dowell has answers! You'll leave this information-packed hour knowing more about what's upcoming for KCPL and with a better understanding of the library's role in the community. We look forward to hearing your questions and are excited to give you answers!

Handbuilding Plus! with Marcey Sherman

Clay Studio - 204 High St.

The class will be held at the Clay Studio from 2 - 4:30 pm on Thursdays, running from March 16th through April 20th. (6 weeks) This course is intended to be a "next step" for returning beginners whom have completed introductory Ceramic Handbuilding class. Students will expand and refine their skillset through skills instruction and… Continue Reading Handbuilding Plus! with Marcey Sherman

Beginner Plus! Wheel with Marilee Schumann

Clay Studio - 204 High St.

The class will be held at the Clay Studio from 6 - 8:30 pm on Thursdays, running from March 16th through April 20th. (6 weeks) This 6 week course is intended to be a "next step" for returning beginners. Students will expand and refine their skillset through technique instruction and weekly project assignments. This is… Continue Reading Beginner Plus! Wheel with Marilee Schumann

Washington College Film Series: My Life as a Zucchini

Washington College - Norman James Theatre, William Smith Hall

The Communication and Media Studies Program invites you to this month's screening in the Washington College Film Series. In March, we'll be watching My Life as a Zucchini (2016). This Oscar-nominated animated film follows an orphaned boy, nicknamed Zucchini, as he navigates his new life in a group foster home. The Communication and Media Studies… Continue Reading Washington College Film Series: My Life as a Zucchini

100 Proof Opening Reception

Kohl Gallery at Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts Washington College

Join us for the opening reception of the 100 PROOF Annual Juried Student Exhibition. Celebrate the art and creativity of Washington College students! Light refreshments will be served. Free and open to the public.

Emmanuel Episcopal Church Organ Series

Emmanuel Church - 101 North Cross Street by the Fountain Park - Emmanuel Church - 101 North Cross Street by the Fountain Park

Katherine Johnson is an organ performance student at the Oberlin Conservatory, where she studies with Christa Rakich.

A Day of Dance

Decker Auditorium, Gibson Center for the Arts - Washington College

The Carole Cascio Fund For Mind Movement Connections (CCF) and Washington College will be co-sponsoring a Day of Dance on March 25, 2023 on stage at Decker Theatre in the Gibson Center for the Arts on the campus of Washington College. CCF will be providing four free dance classes to the local community for ages… Continue Reading A Day of Dance

100 Proof Annual Juried Student Exhibition

Kohl Gallery at Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts Washington College - Kohl Gallery at Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts Washington College

Tues., Thurs., Fri., 1:30-5pm, Wed., 4-7pm, Sat., 12-3 Each year students across the Washington College campus from all majors are invited to submit their artwork for inclusion in this professional juried exhibition. This year's juror is Washington College alum and RiverArts Education Coordinator, Kris Kelley. Please join us in celebrating our vibrant culture of arts… Continue Reading 100 Proof Annual Juried Student Exhibition

Grand Opening – Raimond Center

Vincent & Leslie Prince Raimond Cultural Center - 101 Spring Avenue

Grand Opening Weekend for the new Vincent & Leslie Prince Raimond Cultural Center. Saturday March 25 - 12 Noon Ribbon Cutting 12 - 5 pm open house, "Best Foot Forward" art exhibit celebrating Kent County artists 7 pm - Concert for the Arts - Garfield Theater, SOLD OUT.  

Kintsugi with Lauren Burnett

Chestertown RiverArts - 315 High St. suite 106

Cost: $40 Everything broken is new again when it comes to the Japanese art of kintsugi and in this class, you can learn how to make mending beautiful. In this beginner’s class, you will learn how to repair broken vases, plates, bowls, and statues by fusing broken ceramics with gold. You will also learn about… Continue Reading Kintsugi with Lauren Burnett

Brave New World: Free Band Concert by the Eastern Shore Wind Ensemble

Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Chester Parish - 101 N. Cross St. (nr. High St.)

Join the Eastern Shore Wind Ensemble for a program featuring works of the 20th and 21st centuries. Enjoy compositions by Holst, Copland, Balmages, Standridge, Svanoe, and Morales. Directed by Jodi Bortz, the ESWE is an all-ages community concert band that offers area wind and percussion musicians the opportunity to continue or return to the pleasures… Continue Reading Brave New World: Free Band Concert by the Eastern Shore Wind Ensemble

Demystifying Wall Street's Equity Market: Leveraging Market Sentiment for Value Creation

Decker Auditorium, Gibson Center for the Arts - Washington College - Decker Auditorium, Gibson Center for the Arts - Washington College

Founder and CEO of Corbin Advisors, an award-winning strategic consultancy, Rebecca pioneered analytics as a means to develop research-driven insights that create corporate value and drive impact for her clients. She is Editor-in-Chief of Inside the Buy Side, a market research publication she founded in 2007, a regular contributor on CNBC and Bloomberg Radio, and… Continue Reading Demystifying Wall Street's Equity Market: Leveraging Market Sentiment for Value Creation

Beginners Wheel with Chris Neiman

Clay Studio - 204 High St.

The class will be held at the Clay Studio from 6 - 8:30 pm on Tuesdays, running from February 28th through April 4th. (6 weeks) This course introduces basic pottery wheel techniques to beginning students with a focus on throwing bowl and cylinder forms. Students will be shown the step-by-step process of wedging, centering, throwing,… Continue Reading Beginners Wheel with Chris Neiman

William James Forum Fund 2023 Critical Series: "Freedom of Speech and History" by Dr. Elena de Lorenzo, University of Oviedo, Spain

Washington College - Litrenta, Toll Science Center

William James Forum Fund 2023 Critical Series: "Freedom of Speech in the History" by Dr. Elena de Lorenzo, University of Oviedo, Spain Dr. De Lorenzo will offer a European-based reading of the notion of 'freedom of speech' as it emerged in the 18th century. As the research head of the project entitled "Monarchic censorship in… Continue Reading William James Forum Fund 2023 Critical Series: "Freedom of Speech and History" by Dr. Elena de Lorenzo, University of Oviedo, Spain

Vietnam Veterans Day Recognition

Memorial Park - High Street

Click here to watch the National Vietnam War Veterans Day PSA video For the second year in a row Kent County will observe National Vietnam War Veterans Day on March 29 in the downtown Memorial Park, Chestertown. Organizers of the inaugural event here in 2022 had expected 50 or so people, but the turnout was… Continue Reading Vietnam Veterans Day Recognition

Beginner Plus! Wheel with Chris Neiman

Clay Studio - 204 High St.

The class will be held at the Clay Studio from 6 - 8:30 pm on Wednesdays, running from March 1st through April 5th. (6 weeks) This 6 week course is intended to be a "next step" for returning beginners. Students will expand and refine their skillset through skills instruction and weekly project assignment. It is… Continue Reading Beginner Plus! Wheel with Chris Neiman

Handbuilding Plus! with Marcey Sherman

Clay Studio - 204 High St.

The class will be held at the Clay Studio from 2 - 4:30 pm on Thursdays, running from March 30th through May 4th. (6 weeks) This course is intended to be a "next step" for returning beginners whom have completed introductory Ceramic Handbuilding class. Students will expand and refine their skillset through skills instruction and… Continue Reading Handbuilding Plus! with Marcey Sherman

Kris Kelley Art Talk

Kohl Gallery at Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts Washington College

Join us for a talk given by this year's 100 Proof Juror and Washington College alum, Kris Kelley. Kris Kelley is a professional photographer, practicing artist, arts educator, and arts administrator. She earned her B.A. at Washington College in Psychology and Studio Art. She holds a Master of Fine Art and Certificate in Teaching from… Continue Reading Kris Kelley Art Talk

Event Series Grendel

Grendel

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Tawes Theater

Directed by Prof. LaRonika Thomas |  A Playwrighting SCE by Sophia Rooks ‘23 Literature's first monster takes to the stage in a play adaption of the book, Grendel! This is a playwriting SCE that is about the antagonist of the classic book, Beowulf; in a prequel that gives insight into the character of Grendel. This adaptation will be focusing on the… Continue Reading Grendel

Croissants & Such

Eastern Shore Food Lab (2nd Floor) - 236 Cannon Street

You’ve seen the croissant evolution at the MSAK and you have been asking for this class!Making 100% wild, long fermented sourdough croissants transforms an already delicious treat into its most delicious and nourishing form. And, making them in your home kitchen is easier than you think! Join us to learn all the steps in making… Continue Reading Croissants & Such

MassoniArt presents re.new.all

MassoniArt - 203 High Street

Collector’s Preview – Saturday, April 1, 10-5 April First Friday – Friday, April 7, 5-7pm Featuring Kathryn O’Grady, Heidi Fowler, Zemma Mastin White, Blake Conroy, Katherine Cox, Grace Mitchell, Kenneth Schiano, Catherine Kernan, Jonathan Mort, Deborah Weiss, Nicole Fall, Carol Rowan and Eve Stockton. Gallery hours: Thursday & Friday 11-3, Saturday 10-4 Private appointments are popular with… Continue Reading MassoniArt presents re.new.all

Spring Festival

Worton Park - 10932 Worton Rd, Worton Md 21678

Come Join Kent County Parks & Recreation for our FREE Spring Festival. This event is sponsored by The Kent County Health Department.The event will feature face painting, an egg hunt, egg decorating, games, prizes, pony rides, a bounce house, and more!

UWKC Bocce Tournament 2023

Wilmer Park - Wilmer Park

United Way of Kent County (UWKC) will hold a fund-raising bocce tournament on Saturday, April 1, from 12 to 5 at Wilmer Park in Chestertown. The rain date is April 2. All ages are welcome. No prior experience with the game is required. Teams will compete for prizes, while taking advantage of the opportunity to… Continue Reading UWKC Bocce Tournament 2023

Kent County Poetry Festival

Norman James Theater, Washington College

The 14th Annual Kent County Poetry Festival, a partnership with The Bookplate and The Rose O'Neill Literary House, will be on Saturday April 1, 2023. The Main Event is Saturday evening, April 1 at 7 pm at Norman James Theater, Washington College. and will feature Poet Patricia Spears Jones, in conversation with Maureen Corrigan from… Continue Reading Kent County Poetry Festival

Event Series Live Playwrights’ Society

Live Playwrights’ Society

Garfield Center for the Arts 210 High Street, Chestertown, MD

Live Playwrights’ Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  Until further notice, you need to be vaccinated and wear a mask to… Continue Reading Live Playwrights’ Society

Event Series RiverArts Photography Club

RiverArts Photography Club

RiverArts Education Center - 200 High St

1st & 3rd Thursdays of each month. 7 pm. Via Zoom. Contact Steve Kane at srkane@gmail.com to participate. Participation in the club is free and all are welcome, from advanced photographers to beginners coming for the first time.

Park Row Floats Open House

Park Row Floats - 312 Park Row

Pop in any time during April's First Friday to check out our brand new Float Center! With two private Float Rooms, a cozy Salt Cave, and a private Infrared Sauna, Park Row Floats offers a luxurious relaxation experience. Never heard of Float? Stop by the Open House and take a peek at our beautiful, state-of-the-art… Continue Reading Park Row Floats Open House

Steampunk Turtle

Chestertown RiverArts - 315 High St. suite 106

Cost: $75 per participant Adults and teens welcome! Make a cool turtle creation in the steampunk style. Steampunk art incorporates elements from both the mechanical Industrial revolution era and romantic Victorian designs. Your turtle can be decorated with all types of embellishments for a fun keepsake project. All supplies are included, although you are welcome… Continue Reading Steampunk Turtle

Uncorked Creations at Casa Carmen

Casa Carmen Wines - 312 Cannon St.

LOCATION: Casa Carmen Wines, 312 Cannon St, Chestertown, MD 21620 FEE: Must be 21 years of age with ID. $25 for Washington College students and RiverArts Members, $35 for all other registrants Join RiverArts and Casa Carmen Wines for a night of crafting and wine! All supplies are included! Enjoy Casa's premium selection of wine… Continue Reading Uncorked Creations at Casa Carmen

Emmanuel Episcopal Church Organ Series

Emmanuel Church - 101 North Cross Street by the Fountain Park

Jeremy Burns is the Director of Music and organist at Epiphany Episcopal Church, Winchester, MA. Formerly, he served as associate organist at St. Thomas Fifth Avenue, NYC, and Church of the Advent, Boston, MA.

Fermented Dairy: Butter, Kefir, & Yogurt Cooking Class

Eastern Shore Food Lab | 2nd Floor | 236 Cannon Street

You can make fresh fermented butter, yogurt, and kefir for your family. Not only will it taste delicious but you will save a ton of money.For thousands of years, milk has been transformed through fermentation into a multitude of foods including butter and buttermilk, kefir, yogurt, and cheese. These processes increased nutrient density and bioavailability,… Continue Reading Fermented Dairy: Butter, Kefir, & Yogurt Cooking Class

Chestertown A&E Spring Art Walk

Chestertown A&E District - Downtown Chestertown

Come to the Chestertown Arts & Entertainment District’s ART WALK. Dozens of artists and artisans will be selling works at galleries, storefronts, restaurants and around town. Live music will also be happening throughout town.For information email hester@kentculture.org or call the Kent Cultural Alliance at 410-778-3700

Rhythm & Brews

Foot of High Street - High Street & Water Street

Join the Kent County Chamber of Commerce as we host the our 4th annual beer fest, Rhythm & Brews, in Historic Downtown Chestertown, MD on Saturday, April 15th (rain date Sunday, April 16th). Enjoy craft beer from DelMarVa and beyond | Live Music | Food Trucks | and More Featured Breweries Include: Blue Earl Brewing… Continue Reading Rhythm & Brews

Fanya Lin (piano)

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss

The Washington College Concert Series presents Fanya Lin (piano). Described as a “striking interpreter” who gives a “committed and heartfelt performance” by Musical America and The New York Times, pianist Fanya Lin has captivated audiences worldwide with her charismatic and gripping performances. For more information about Fanya Lin, please visit fanyalin.com. To learn more, visit… Continue Reading Fanya Lin (piano)

William James Forum Fund 2023 Critical Series Freedom Student and Faculty Round Table

Washington College - Litrenta, Toll Science Center

William James Forum Fund 2023 Critical Series Freedom Student and Faculty Round Table Faculty-led research group students (from the "Flock Talks" series) and WAC Faculty will discuss the terms of cancel culture, censorship, hate speech, and freedom of speech, as part of the 2023 William James Forum Fund Critical Series.

Beginners Wheel with Chris Neiman

Clay Studio - 204 High St.

The class will be held at the Clay Studio from 6 - 8:30 pm on Tuesdays, running from April 18th through May 23rd. (6 weeks) This course introduces basic pottery wheel techniques to beginning students with a focus on throwing bowl and cylinder forms. Students will be shown the step-by-step process of wedging, centering, throwing,… Continue Reading Beginners Wheel with Chris Neiman

Music Department Student Showcase

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss

The Washington College Music Department presents our Music Department Student Showcase.

Washington College Film Series: Just Eat It

Washington College - Norman James Theatre, William Smith Hall

The Communication and Media Studies Program invites you to this month's screening in the Washington College Film Series. In April, we'll be watching Just Eat It (2014). This documentary explores food rescue and the enormous consequences of systematic food waste. This month's event is co-sponsored by the Campus Garden and Composting Club. The Communication and… Continue Reading Washington College Film Series: Just Eat It

Event Series On the Verge

On the Verge

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Tawes Theater

Directed by Katie Peacock ‘19 A Set Design SCE from Rose Hull ‘23 "On the Verge" by Eric Overmyer follows the misadventures of three Victorian explorers through the vast reaches of time and space. Pro- feminist lighted comedy that explores the philosophy behind the movement of time.

13th Annual Chestertown Earth Day Fetival

Downtown Chestertown/Wilmer Park/Chester River

Join us for the 13th Annual Celebration of Our Planet.From 9 am to 1pm at Fountain Park there will be a Community Trash/Recycle Walk, display of electric vehicles – both car and bike, free paper shredding, free recycling of household batteries and fluorescent bulbs – both compact and shop sized. Exhibitors of solar energy and… Continue Reading 13th Annual Chestertown Earth Day Fetival

Paint the Town: Wet Paint Show & Sale

Chestertown RiverArts - 315 High St. suite 106

"Paint the Town" is very popular with plein air artists from all over the mid-Atlantic region because of the natural beauty of our area, with its many waterways, scenic farms, historic buildings and wonderful gardens This is a great opportunity for artists to get out of their studios and paint outdoors while enjoying Maryland's beautiful… Continue Reading Paint the Town: Wet Paint Show & Sale

Paint the Town: Quick Draw

Chestertown RiverArts - 315 High St. suite 106

Chestertown RiverArts Paint the Town: April 20-23 IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER: * PAINT THE TOWN DATES: April 20-23, 2022 * "WET PAINT SHOW & SALE": Saturday, April 22, 2022; 6:00-8:00 p.m. * "QUICK DRAW": Sunday, April 23, 2022 * PICK UP of ART: (extended exhibit): Sunday, April 29, 1:00-3:00 p.m. or Monday, April 30, 10:00… Continue Reading Paint the Town: Quick Draw

Museums of Kent Driving Tour

Museums of Kent – Countywide - Museums of Kent – Countywide

Celebrate the history and diversity of Kent County’s museums on the Museums of Kent Driving Tour. Each museum will have an activity in celebration of Earth Day while showcasing its unique heritage and artifacts.Be sure to document your journey on social media using the hashtag #TourMOK. Pick up a Museum Pass at your first stop.… Continue Reading Museums of Kent Driving Tour

Seminar 3: Grape to Glass

Crow Vineyard - 12441 Vansants Corner Rd

Great wines begin in the vineyard and end in the winery. Participants will spend time in the vineyard with a guided presentation of techniques for premium grape growing on the Eastern Shore. Then they will be off to the winery to explore winemaking techniques and how they are used to express terroir. The presentation will… Continue Reading Seminar 3: Grape to Glass

Orchestra & Band Concert

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss

The Department of Music Presents Washington College's Orchestra and Band (Directors Prof. McCollum and Dr. McCollum).

Senior Reading

Washington College - - Rose O'Neill Literary House

Celebrate the class of 2023 and hear WC seniors read from their original creative work. The Lit House will also announce the winners and honorable mentions of the annual Lit House Writing Awards.

Chorus/Jazz Vocals Concert

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss

The Department of Music Presents Washington College's Chorus and Jazz Combo (Directors Ernest Green and Ken Schweitzer). Come out and support the Chorus and Jazz Combo as they perform a number of different selections.

Opening Reception – CROSSROADS: Smithsonian On Main

Raimond Center - 101 Spring Avenue

The Opening Reception for CROSSROADS: Change in Rural Communities - a Smithsonian on Main traveling exhibition, sponsored by Stories of the Chesapeake. Exhibit will Run April 22, 2023 through May 31, 2023 at the Kent Cultural Alliance's new home - The Vincent and Leslie Prince Raimond Cultural Center

Musicians' Union Showcase

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Decker Theater

The Department of Music presents The Musicians' Union Showcase. Please join the student club, The Musicians’ Union, for their Spring Showcase concert at 7:30 PM in Decker Theater. Students will present solo and ensemble performances they have been developing this semester during club meetings. We hope to see you there!

The Magic of Maize

Eastern Shore Food Lab (2nd Floor) - 236 Cannon Street - Eastern Shore Food Lab (2nd Floor) - 236 Cannon Street

Taco night will never be the same after this class! The powerful ancient process of Nixtamilization is the only way to unlock the maximum amount of nutrients from maize for our bodies. At the end of the class, you’ll be able to make 4 types of nixtamilized food products in your home kitchen: -Grits -Corn… Continue Reading The Magic of Maize

Punchlines & Wine

Crow Vineyard - 12441 Vansants Corner Rd

Join us for a night of laughs with TV personality, award-winning sommelier and comedian Laurie Forster, The Wine Coach. Enjoy a tasting of wines paired with local foods and products. After the show stay for a farm to table dinner* and a booking signing of Laurie’s book “The Sipping Point: A Crash Course in Wine”.… Continue Reading Punchlines & Wine

Percussion Ensemble and Steel Band Concert

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Decker Theater

The Department of Music Presents Washington College's Percussion Ensemble and Steel Band (Directors Eric Plewinski and Dr. John Leupold). We invite everyone to join us as the Percussion Ensemble and Steel Band (Steel Revolution) present a joint Fall concert on Monday, May 1st at 7:30 in Decker Theater. You will hear solo and ensemble works… Continue Reading Percussion Ensemble and Steel Band Concert

Student Civic Engagement at Washington College: Where are we now, and where should we go?

Washington College - Hynson Lounge, Hodson Hall Commons

TITLE: Student Civic Engagement at Washington College: Where are we now, and where should we go? DESCRIPTION: The students of EDU/CMS 394: Qualitative and Descriptive Methods in the Social Sciences invite you to a presentation of their campus-wide research and conversation about its importance.

State of the Rivers: Chester & Sassafras

Kent County Community Center - 11041 Worton Road, Worton, MD, 21678

ShoreRivers is pleased to announce the return of its highly anticipated State of the Rivers events—a series of free presentations held each spring to inform public about the current state of our Eastern Shore waterways. Learn more about the current state of the Chester and Sassafras Rivers at this presentation, hosted by Chester Riverkeeper Annie… Continue Reading State of the Rivers: Chester & Sassafras

Washington College Film Series: Hairspray

Washington College - Norman James Theatre, William Smith Hall

The Communication and Media Studies Program invites you to this month's screening in the Washington College Film Series. In May, we'll be watching Hairspray (1988). This film, written and directed by Maryland's own John Waters and set in 1960s Baltimore, follows Tracy Turnblad as she earns fame on the stage of the Corny Collins Dance… Continue Reading Washington College Film Series: Hairspray

Cherry Tree Issue 9 Launch Reading

Washington College - Zoom Meeting

Come help us to celebrate the release of Cherry Tree's 9th issue. Contributors from the current issue of the journal will read from their poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and literary shade.

Taking Care of your Mother Weekend!

Eastern Shore Food Lab (2nd Floor) - 236 Cannon Street

What better gift for Mother’s Day than a “Taking Care of Your Mother” weekend! Friday May 12: Arrive at 5:00 and enjoy wood fired pizza and the Sourdough Mother Class (see description on website). The class should wrap up around 8:00 Saturday May 13th: Arrive at 9:30 for breakfast at the Modern Stone Age Kitchen… Continue Reading Taking Care of your Mother Weekend!

Emmanuel Episcopal Church Organ Series

Emmanuel Church - 101 North Cross Street by the Fountain Park

Ken Cowan, one of the nation's most admired and respected concert organist, is returning for his 26th. performance on the concert series. Ken is Associate Professor of Organ at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music in Houston,

Foraging Fun around Chestertown

Eastern Shore Food Lab | 2nd Floor | 236 Cannon Street

You will never look at your lawn the same way after taking this class!Chestertown’s lawns, parks and sidewalks are full of good things to eat, if you know how and where to look. You will spend a few hours walking with Dr. Bill as he takes you around the streets of Chestertown to find “hidden… Continue Reading Foraging Fun around Chestertown

Seminar 4: the Art & Science of Tasting Wines

Crow Vineyard - 12441 Vansants Corner Rd - Crow Vineyard - 12441 Vansants Corner Rd

Take a sensory trip through Crow wines and learn the art of smelling, swirling, and sipping. Learn tasting techniques to identify aromas and flavors. What is tannin versus acidity? Is there really butter in this wine? This seminar will enhance your wine enjoyment and break down what exactly is happening inside and outside of the… Continue Reading Seminar 4: the Art & Science of Tasting Wines

29th Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser

Chester River Yacht & County Club - Chester River Yacht & Country Club

Proceeds will help construct a pad for a vital, mobile MRI unit. More info to come!

MARYLAND MARITIME HERITAGE FESTIVAL

Wilmer Park - 413 S. Cross Street

Classic Boats and Cars on display in the Park and more boats in the Yacht Basin Food and soft drinks available for purchase on site Spectators are welcome at no charge.

Fun with Fermentation Cooking Class

Eastern Shore Food Lab | 2nd Floor | 236 Cannon Street

Lacto-fermentation is one of the most important food processing technologies our ancestors ever created! Sourcing high-quality ingredients and essential fermentation equipment for your kitchen, The basics of lacto-fermented vegetables, Recipe development and execution, Prepping vegetables, scaling ingredients, initiating and controlling fermentation, Fermenting whole vegetables (such as carrots which are perfect for school lunches), and cut… Continue Reading Fun with Fermentation Cooking Class

Nose-to-Tail 2-Day Butchering Class

Eastern Shore Food Lab (2nd Floor) - 236 Cannon Street

Two days of animal heaven! Might be the perfect Father’s Day Gift?? Friday: Enjoy sourdough pizza and discuss all aspects of home butchering and then break down a pig into its primal cuts. Saturday: Begin with breakfast at the MSAK then turn the primals into: - ham, - bacon, - fresh sausage, and - pork… Continue Reading Nose-to-Tail 2-Day Butchering Class

The Garfield Center presents Short Attention Span Theatre

The Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre MD

Our annual 10-minute play festival! June 23 - July 9, 2023 Fridays & Saturdays @ 8pm Sundays @ 2pm https://www.garfieldcenter.org/gcaevent/sast-4/all/ More info coming soon!

Chestertown A&E Fall Art Walk

Chestertown A&E District - Downtown Chestertown

Come to the Chestertown Arts & Entertainment District’s ART WALK. Dozens of artists and artisans will be selling works at galleries, storefronts, restaurants and around town. Live music will also be happening throughout town.For information email hester@kentculture.org or call the Kent Cultural Alliance at 410-778-3700

The Garfield Center presents The Addams Family

The Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre MD

Directed by Jennifer Kafka Smith Sept 22 - Oct 8, 2023 Fridays & Saturdays @ 8pm Sundays @ 2pm https://www.garfieldcenter.org/gcaevent/addams-family/all/ More info coming soon!

3rd Annual Kent County Touch A Truck/ Ag Fest

Kent County Ag Center - 21349 Tolchester Beach Road

A hands on, family-friendly event where you can explore different vehicles and machines, meet community helpers, games, activities, demonstrations, and more! Food will be available for purchase. If you are interested in displaying a vehicle or becoming a vendor, please email kenttouchatruckagfest@gmail.com

Sultana Education Foundation’s Downrigging Weekend Tall Ship and Bluegrass Festival

Chestertown Marina

Sultana’s Downrigging Weekend and Bluegrass Festival has evolved into one of the largest annual Tall Ship gatherings on the East Coast and is combined with 3 days of live bluegrass music and entertainment. Visitors to the festival can expect to see a waterfront packed with ships, schooners, and wooden boats; performances by world-class musicians; lectures… Continue Reading Sultana Education Foundation’s Downrigging Weekend Tall Ship and Bluegrass Festival

Chestertown A&E Holiday Art Walk

Chestertown A&E District - Downtown Chestertown

Come to the Chestertown Arts & Entertainment District’s ART WALK. Dozens of artists and artisans will be selling works at galleries, storefronts, restaurants and around town. Live music will also be happening throughout town.For information email hester@kentculture.org or call the Kent Cultural Alliance at 410-778-3700

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