Raphael Sassi "Kind Light"

Raimond Cultural Center - 101 Spring Avenue

Join us as we raise up the Raphael Sassi Memorial Scholarship Foundation - created to support local students going on to higher ed or further study in art. Join Doug & Gretchen Sassi and inaugural recipient Claire Parker as we honor the late Raphael Sassi and his work and celebrate the mission of this foundation

Oct 20: Fall Pumpkin Painting

Chestertown RiverArts KidSpot - 315 High St.

Time: 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. on Friday, October 20Location: RiverArts KidSpot, 315 High St Instructor: Brenda Foehrkolb Join RiverArts for our first monthly paint nights! Celebrate fall with a pumpkin painting (with optional text). All supplies are included. Feel free to BYOB!

Musical Theater: American Idiot

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Decker Theatre

The Music Department presents Green Day's American Idiot, directed by Ernie Green. American Idiot is a sung through rock musical based on the Green Day album "American Idiot". This musical is centered on three young adults that run away from the suburbs to try out life in the city.

Chestertown Farmers Market

Fountain Park , United States

***Farmers Market Announcement*** Happy New Year! As the market returns, the layout is a bit different from what people may be used to during January, February and March. We will be on the 200 Block of High Street for the next 3 months and not the 300 block as has been routine for the past… Continue Reading Chestertown Farmers Market

Recycle bottlecaps, batteries, toothbrushes, and more

Booth located at the East end of the Farmer's Market

The Chestertown Environmental Committee is collecting the following items for recycling at the Farmer’s Market: • Plastic bottle caps and flip tops • Britta filters • Alkaline batteries A, AA, AAA, C, D, 9-volt • CFL - Spiral shaped lightbulbs (no standard, fluorescent, halogen) • Deodorant containers and lids • Empty toothpaste tubes • Plastic… Continue Reading Recycle bottlecaps, batteries, toothbrushes, and more

6th Annual – Chestertown Rotary Soup & Sip

The Kitchen at the Imperial - 208 High Street , United States

Crab Soup Competition & Wine Tasting You be the judge of Kent County's best crab soup! Bring $ bills to vote at each booth. $25 includes a wine glass and raffle ticket. Proceeds this year will benefit Kent County Public Schools, Galena Elementary School, One School, One Book Program.

Event Series RiverArts Studio Tours

RiverArts Studio Tour Weekend 1

Various - - 315 High Street MD, United States

Chestertown RiverArts Annual Studio Tour allows the visitor a chance to take a sneak peak inside Kent and Queen Anne’s Counties creative spaces. This free, self-guided tour on the picturesque Eastern Shore of Maryland takes place over two Fall weekends rain or shine. This year 55 + artists, many nationally known, invite visitors in to… Continue Reading RiverArts Studio Tour Weekend 1

Wreaths Friends and Fun!

Brampton Inn - 25227 Chestertown Rd, Chestertown MD 21620

Wreath Making Workshop Kick off the holiday season by creating a beautiful seasonal wreath with Brampton Inn's resident wreath designer Donna! October 22nd (2:00 pm – 4:00 pm) – Halloween themed wreath See other dates on the calendar for Fall- and Holiday- themed wreaths. Join us for a fun afternoon creating a wreath with friends… Continue Reading Wreaths Friends and Fun!

Faculty Recital: Diana Golden

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss Recital Hall

The Music Department presents, Diana Golden, cello professor and director of the Low Strings Chamber Ensemble at Washington College.

Opioid Town Hall

Kent County Commissioners Meeting Room 400 High Street, Chestertown, United States

The meeting is being sponsored by Ms. Emily Keller, the Special Secretary for Opioid Response. She is Governor Moore's leader charged with addressing the Opioid Crisis. She is coming to Kent County to hear what our citizens need to combat the disease of addiction. Opioid overdose fatalities have taken far too many of our friends… Continue Reading Opioid Town Hall

Concert Series: Marissa McGowan (voice)

The Washington College Concert Series presents Marissa McGowan, offering an evening of some of her favorite songs, with stories from her 20-year career as a Broadway Actress. McGowan most recently appeared on Broadway in the Roundabout Theatre Company’s Revival of Kiss Me Kate at Studio 54.For more about Marissa McGowan, please visit marissamcgowan.com. To learn… Continue Reading Concert Series: Marissa McGowan (voice)

COLOR SURFACE SPACE & The Abstract Imagination Opening Reception

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

10/25 - 12/9 Tues., Thurs., Fri., 1:30-5pm, Wed., 4-7pm, Sat., 12-3 Abstract works the 1960s to the present created by artists working in the mid-Atlantic region. Featuring 4 de Kooning lithographs, works borrowed from the collection of Academy Art Museum, and a selection of regional contemporary artists. Artists include: Willem de Kooning, Robert Motherwell, Paul… Continue Reading COLOR SURFACE SPACE & The Abstract Imagination Opening Reception

Technology Guts!

Kent County Public Library - Chestertown Branch - 408 High Street, Chestertown

Join us to take apart technology and explore what's inside! We'll provide devices that can't be used anymore, plus tools to take them apart. All you need to bring is your curiosity! Registration Required. Ages 13-17

Chestertown Open Mic

Garfield Theater

OPEN MIC at THE GARFIELD! The last Wednesday of each month. PARTICIPANTS and SPECTATORS wanted!! Contact Ford Schumann at Schumannford@gmail.com to participate. Refreshments available for purchase Come get involved with the fun and the music!

In the Nest: Session 4

Kent County Public Library - Chestertown Branch - 408 High Street, Chestertown

If you recently had a new baby, In the Nest is for you! All parents and new babies are welcome at this interactive early literacy program where you'll learn about educating your new baby through songs and fun, brain-building activities. FREE books, calendar, song sheet for attendees! Free childcare and diapers will be provided for… Continue Reading In the Nest: Session 4

COLOR SURFACE SPACE & The Abstract Imagination Opening Reception

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

10/25 - 12/9 Tues., Thurs., Fri., 1:30-5pm, Wed., 4-7pm, Sat., 12-3 Abstract works the 1960s to the present created by artists working in the mid-Atlantic region. Featuring 4 de Kooning lithographs, works borrowed from the collection of Academy Art Museum, and a selection of regional contemporary artists. Artists include: Willem de Kooning, Robert Motherwell, Paul… Continue Reading COLOR SURFACE SPACE & The Abstract Imagination Opening Reception

Kent County Health Department Influenza Clinic

Presbyterian Church of Chestertown - 905 Gateway Drive Chestertown

The Kent County Health Department is offering an Influenza Vaccine Clinic on October 26, 2023 from 3pm to 6pm at the Presbyterian Church of Chestertown (905 Gateway Dr, Chestertown, MD 21620) We ask that residents pre-register through the Vaccine Administration Management System (VAMS), an online program through the CDC. Their website is: vams.cdc.gov The Health… Continue Reading Kent County Health Department Influenza Clinic

MassoniArt presents Grace Mitchell WATERSHED …a retrospective

MassoniArt 203 High Street, Chestertown, United States

September 21 – extended to October 29, 2023 Open House – Saturday, September 23 – 10 am-5 pm October First Friday Reception – October 6, 5-7 pm A powerful look at Grace’s perspective on stewardship and the protection of the watershed.  New work and favorites from her previous collections. Essay by Mary McCoy. Exhibition in… Continue Reading MassoniArt presents Grace Mitchell WATERSHED …a retrospective

Chestertown Farmers Market

Fountain Park , United States

***Farmers Market Announcement*** Happy New Year! As the market returns, the layout is a bit different from what people may be used to during January, February and March. We will be on the 200 Block of High Street for the next 3 months and not the 300 block as has been routine for the past… Continue Reading Chestertown Farmers Market

One Maryland One Book – Nause-Waiwash: Past, Present & Future

Kent County Public Library: Chestertown Branch - 408 High Street, Chestertown

Chief Donna Wolf Mother Abbott, the first Female Chief of the Nause-Waiwash Band of Indians, presents a talk about the past, present, and future of the Nause-Waiwash. About One Maryland One Book (OMOB): The 2023 OMOB selection is There There by Tommy Orange. Free copies of the book are available at all KCPL locations while… Continue Reading One Maryland One Book – Nause-Waiwash: Past, Present & Future

Halloween Parade

High Street , United States

The Chestertown Lions Club will host their annual Halloween Parade on Saturday, October 28th commencing at 1 pm in downtown Chestertown. This annual event has been delighting locals and visitors of all ages for over fifty years. The parade will proceed down High St beginning from Kent St. and ending at Queen St. The parade… Continue Reading Halloween Parade

Prometheus Burning: an adaptation of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Decker Theater

Washington College's Theatre and Dance Department presents "Prometheus Burning: an adaption of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein" by Tyler Rossi; a Performance SCE from Niko Chen.Prometheus Burning is a retelling of the classic story of Victor Frankenstein and his Creature. When Victor loses his mother and goes on an academic rampage trying to defeat death, he brings… Continue Reading Prometheus Burning: an adaptation of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Event Series RiverArts Studio Tour Weekend 2

RiverArts Studio Tour Weekend 2

Chestertown RiverArts - RiverArts Gallery, 315 High Street, Suite 106, - Chestertown RiverArts - RiverArts Gallery, 315 High Street, Suite 106,

Chestertown RiverArts Annual Studio Tour allows the visitor a chance to take a sneak peak inside Kent and Queen Anne’s Counties creative spaces. This free, self-guided tour on the picturesque Eastern Shore of Maryland takes place over two Fall weekends rain or shine. This year 55 + artists, many nationally known, invite visitors in to… Continue Reading RiverArts Studio Tour Weekend 2

Historic District Commission Meeting

Town of Chestertown 118 N. Cross Street, Chestertown, MD, United States

9/1/2022 - Meetings will be at 4pm instead of 5pm Meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month. CLICK FOR TOWN AGENDAS & MINUTES  

Event Series Community Flock Walk

Community Flock Walk

Rails and Trails - Stepne Station Parking Lot - 400 S Cross St

Join us each Tuesday and Thursday at 5:30pm for a free community walk down Rails and Trails. Meet us at Stepne Station parking lot (directly across from Wilmer Park). All are welcome to attend. The walk will be canceled if there is inclement weather.

RiverArts Photography Club

RiverArts Education Center - 200 High St , United States

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.

WC Film Series/ The Fits

Washington College - Norman James Theatre, William Smith Hall

Please join us for this month's feature in the WC Film Series, The Fits (2015). Each month, we'll feature a film on the theme of self-discovery. Films will come from a variety of time periods, genres, and cover a wide range of topics. The events are free and open to the public. We encourage members… Continue Reading WC Film Series/ The Fits

First Friday at Twigs & Teacups – Local Author Signs New Novel

Come to Twigs & Teacups on November 3 for First Friday and meet local bestselling author Richard LaMotte. He will be signing copies of his new novel, "Follow His Lead," about a scout dog handler, along with his popular sea glass books, "Pure Sea Glass" and "The Lure of Sea Glass."

Garfield Stars

Garfield Center for the Arts - 210 High Street , United States

On November 3rd, 2023, join us at 210 High Street for a bit of Broadway and a night with the Garfield Stars. The Garfield Center for the Arts will be reviving the format from our 2022 Gala for November's First Friday. Garfield Stars is an evening of Broadway songs in 2 sets. The first set… Continue Reading Garfield Stars

Chestertown Farmers Market

Fountain Park , United States

***Farmers Market Announcement*** Happy New Year! As the market returns, the layout is a bit different from what people may be used to during January, February and March. We will be on the 200 Block of High Street for the next 3 months and not the 300 block as has been routine for the past… Continue Reading Chestertown Farmers Market

Revealing the Commodore Collection

Kent County Public Library - Chestertown Branch - 408 High Street, Chestertown

Washington College professor Michelle Johnson shares the story of her new book, A Man’s Mark, inspired by a document from the Commodore Collection. Learn about a variety of teaching tools created to showcase the collection. The Commodore Collection contains approximately 2,000 pages, 100 of which document aspects of African American life from the late 1600s… Continue Reading Revealing the Commodore Collection

Nov 4: Zine in a Blender: A Zine-Making Workshop

Chestertown RiverArts - 315 High St.

Instructor: Lindsay Lusby In this workshop, we will combine a simple accordion book-folding technique with a mix-and-match flip book structure to create an innovative choose-your-own-adventure zine. Using found text and images from magazines, we will cut and paste together zines that expand, contract, flip forward and backward into more than fifty possible combinations. Fans of… Continue Reading Nov 4: Zine in a Blender: A Zine-Making Workshop

"Follow His Lead" by Richard LaMotte Book Launch – Reading & Reception

Bestselling local Author Richard LaMotte (Pure Sea Glass) unveils his debut novel "Follow His Lead." Scout dogs saved thousands of lives in Vietnam. The bond between one dog and his handler is unforgettable. This inspirational story unites humor and drama for an unexpected, exciting ride. Please join us for a reading and reception to kick… Continue Reading "Follow His Lead" by Richard LaMotte Book Launch – Reading & Reception

Event Series Machinal

Machinal

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Decker Theater

Washington College's Department of Theatre and Dance presents Machinal by Sophie Treadwell; Directed by Erin Coffman '17; a Perfromance SCE from Julia Stanley. Machinal is based on the true story of Ruth Snyder, the first woman to be executed by electric chair in New York, for the murder of her husband. The play follows her… Continue Reading Machinal

Sourdough Bread Making Class

Modern Stone Age Kitchen - 236 Cannon Street

Join Dr. Bill Schindler for a start to finish approach to baking hand-built, real, traditional long-fermented sourdough bread. Long, slow fermentation that utilizes wild bacteria and yeasts transforms difficult, and dangerous to digest grains into nutrient dense, bioavailable, delicious bread. Dr. Bill will discuss harnessing hyper-local bacteria and yeast to start your mother culture all… Continue Reading Sourdough Bread Making Class

Brampton Inn Ship-To-Shore Experience with Chester River Packet Co.

Chester River Packet - High Street Town Dock, Chestertown MD 21620

Brampton Inn invites you to catch the sunset on a 2-hour cruise aboard the Chester River Packet. This immersive experience allows guests to mingle and unwind with a refreshing cocktail while enjoying an artisanal charcuterie board featuring premium cured meats, assorted cheeses and a variety of seasonal accompaniments. View the beautiful Chester River waterfront and… Continue Reading Brampton Inn Ship-To-Shore Experience with Chester River Packet Co.

Super STEM-ertainment Stations: A Maryland STEM Fest Event

Kent County Public Library - Chestertown Branch - 408 High Street, Chestertown

STEM Fest is back with a whole new lineup of activities focused on how STEM creates fun! Join us to explore technology guts (What are technology guts? Join us to find out!), watch a movie, play video games, try out VR headsets, enjoy a Makey-Makey presentation, and more! All ages welcome! Refreshments will be served.… Continue Reading Super STEM-ertainment Stations: A Maryland STEM Fest Event

Uncorked Creations: Fabric Pumpkins

Casa Carmen Wines - 312 Cannon Street Chestertown, MD 21620 - Casa Carmen Wines - 312 Cannon Street Chestertown, MD 21620

Join us to make these fun and easy fabric pumpkins to adorn your Thanksgiving table! Enjoy Casa's premium selection of wine and vermouth as you create your pumpkins in their bright and beautiful event space. All supplies will be provided, one glass of wine included.

Secrets from the Extrapolations Writers' Room: A Screening and Talkback with Ron Currie, Jr.

Rose O'Neill Literary House - 407 Washington Ave.

Ron Currie, Jr. is the author of four very well-received novels, and his short fiction and nonfiction have been reprinted in Best American Essays and Best American Nonrequired Reading anthologies. As a screenwriter he worked most recently on the Apple TV+ series Extrapolations and has developed projects with AMC Studios, Amblin Television, and ITV America.

Kent's Got Talent

Garfield Center for the Arts - 210 High St, Chestertown, MD 21620

We believe that talent knows no bounds, and so we are showcasing the amazing skills and passions that reside within our vibrant community. All talents are valuable assets to our community, whether we are a masterful musician, a captivating dancer, a hilarious comedian, a mesmerizing magician, or have any other remarkable talent, we have invited… Continue Reading Kent's Got Talent

Chestertown Farmers Market

Fountain Park , United States

***Farmers Market Announcement*** Happy New Year! As the market returns, the layout is a bit different from what people may be used to during January, February and March. We will be on the 200 Block of High Street for the next 3 months and not the 300 block as has been routine for the past… Continue Reading Chestertown Farmers Market

Pizza & Make a Thing: Character Creation

Kent County Public Library - Chestertown Branch - 408 High Street, Chestertown

Whether you're a pro or new to tabletop roleplaying games, join us to create a Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition player character at this teens-only event. Ask your burning questions to seasoned players and learn the skills you can use to get started with a game of your own. Free gaming dice available while supplies… Continue Reading Pizza & Make a Thing: Character Creation

Wreaths Friends and Fun!

Brampton Inn - 25227 Chestertown Rd, Chestertown MD 21620

Wreath Making Workshop Kick off the holiday season by creating a beautiful seasonal wreath with Brampton Inn's resident wreath designer Donna! November 12 (2:00 pm – 4:00 pm) – Fall themed wreath See other dates on the calendar for Halloween- and Holiday- themed wreaths. Join us for a fun afternoon creating a wreath with friends… Continue Reading Wreaths Friends and Fun!

Resonance Concert: Arcadian Trio

St. Paul's, Kent (Parish Hall) - 7579 Sandy Bottom Road

Arcadian Trio: Ukraine: Keep the Music Alive! Igor Szwec, violin, Diane Goldsmith, piano & Vivian Barton Dozor, violoncello. Music by Barvinsky, Didorenko, Lyatoshynsky, & Prokofiev’s, “Peter & the Wolf“ Tickets are $22 each ($5 for students) and are available on our website or at the door.

Event Series RiverArts Holiday Show

RiverArts Holiday Show

Chestertown RiverArts - 315 High Street

November 14 - December 24, 2023 Inspired, creative gifts for everyone on your list. All items are one-of-a-kind, with styles ranging from folk to traditional to abstract to downright whimsical. All created by local artists and artisans. Our extended hours will make your holiday shopping convenient. This year, we have TWO great locations to do… Continue Reading RiverArts Holiday Show

Public Arts Committee

Chestertown, MD, United States

The PAC meets, as needed, on the second Tuesday of the month.  While COVID-19 precautions require meetings by video conference.  To attend a meeting, contact the A&E District Manager (chestertownae@gmail.com) at least 24 hours prior to the scheduled meeting to receive log-in information. CLICK FOR TOWN AGENDAS & MINUTES

POETRY – Grace Cavalieri and Friends

Raimond Cultural Center - 101 Spring Avenue

Grace Cavalieri, Maryland's 10th Poet Laureate, with poets from The Antioch Poetry Retreat, present a book launch and poetry reading. Sponsored by The Bookplate, and hosted at the Kent Cultural Alliance's Raimond Cultural Center. Free and Open to the Public.

Planning Commission Meeting

Town of Chestertown 118 N. Cross Street, Chestertown, MD, United States

Any member of the public wanting to join the Zoom meeting should contact Kees de Mooy at 410-778-0500 or kees@chestertown.com CLICK FOR TOWN AGENDAS & MINUTES

Chorus & Jazz Vocals

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss Recital Hall

The Music Department presents the Chorus & Jazz Vocals concert. Chorus directed by Ernie Green. Jazz Combo directed by Josh Mlodzianowski.

Talk by Professor Benjamin Tilghman: Abstractions Pre-Histories: Color, Pattern, and Line in Medieval and Islamic Art:

Litrenta Lecture Hall - Toll Science Building at Washington College

Offered in conjunction with the Kohl Gallery Exhibition, COLOR SURFACE SPACE & The Abstract Imagination, Washington College Art History Professor, Benjamin Tilghman offers a talk entitled "Abstractions Pre-Histories: Color, Pattern, and Line in Medieval and Islamic Art" sharing his research on this topic and further expanding formal and historical considerations of modern and contemporary abstraction.

Girls' Night Out on the River Packet

River Packet - High Street Town Dock , United States

Ladies' Night on the Chester River! Gather your friends for a fun evening with food and drinks aboard the River Packet. Reservations are required - click the link for more information and to reserve your tickets!

RiverArts Holiday Show Opening Party

Chestertown RiverArts - 315 High Street

Join us for the opening celebration for our annual Holiday Show and Sale! Inspired, creative gifts for everyone on your list. Allitems are one-of-a-kind, with styles ranging from folk to traditional to abstract to downright whimsical. All created by local artists and artisans. Our extended hours will make your holiday shopping convenient.

Downtown Chestertown Ladies' Night

Downtown Chestertown , United States

Ladies...grab your friends and head downtown for our annual Ladies' Night.. Shopping, food, drink, shopping..FUN! Shops open at least until 7pm... See you Downtown!

TGIF Paint Night: Autumn Barn Scene

Chestertown RiverArts - 315 High Street

Adorn your home with this beautiful autumn farm scene. Led by Brenda Foehrkolb, all supplies are included, and the class is styled for adults.

Chestertown Farmers Market

Fountain Park , United States

***Farmers Market Announcement*** Happy New Year! As the market returns, the layout is a bit different from what people may be used to during January, February and March. We will be on the 200 Block of High Street for the next 3 months and not the 300 block as has been routine for the past… Continue Reading Chestertown Farmers Market

Emmanuel Church Bazaar

Emmanual Episcopal Church - 101 North Cross Street , United States

Emmanuel Church will again present its annual Bazaar on November 18th. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Admission free. Featuring Elegant Elephants, Botanical Delights, Gourmet Goodies, Knitted Items, Silent Auction and many more Bargains. All proceeds go to local charaties. Preview Party on Nov. 17th 5:30 to 7:30; $20 admission, includes beverages and hors d'oeuvres.

Recycle bottlecaps, #5 plastics, batteries, toothbrushes, and more

Chestertown Environmental Committee Booth located at the East end of the Farmer's Market

The Chestertown Environmental Committee is collecting the following items for recycling at the Farmer’s Market: • #5 plastics stackable containers • Plastic bottle caps and flip tops • Britta filters • Alkaline batteries A, AA, AAA, C, D, 9-volt • CFL - Spiral shaped lightbulbs (no standard, fluorescent, halogen) • Deodorant containers and lids •… Continue Reading Recycle bottlecaps, #5 plastics, batteries, toothbrushes, and more

MassoniArt presents MARC CASTELLI / LAYING DOWN THE SUN

MassoniArt - Cross Street Gallery 113 South Cross Street, Chestertown, MD, United States

MARC CASTELLI / LAYING DOWN THE SUN OCTOBER 20 – NOVEMBER 20, 2023 Collectors’ Previews may be scheduled after October 16 Artist Talks: Saturday, October 28, 10 am and 1 pm   ALL EVENTS AT OUR 113 S. CROSS STREET GALLERY Marc Castelli’s annual show at MASSONIART is a Chesapeake tradition. Expect to see unmatched… Continue Reading MassoniArt presents MARC CASTELLI / LAYING DOWN THE SUN

Event Series Romeo & Juliet

Romeo & Juliet

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Tawes Theater

The Washington College Department of Theatre and Dance presents Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare; Directing SCE from Skye Hass. Still in Shakespeare's English, this production of Romeo and Juliet has both of the roles of Juliet and Romeo as women-taking an iconic show and putting it in a queer perspective. Choices were carefully made… Continue Reading Romeo & Juliet

Emmanuel UM Church Friends and Family Day

6698 Church Lane

All are invited to worship with us at Emmanuel United Methodist Church for our Annual Friends and Family Day. Our service begins at 3:30pm.

Orchestra & Symphonic Band

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss Recital Hall

The Music Department presents the Orchestra & Symphonic Band concert.Orchestra directed by Kimberly McCollum. Symphonic Band directed by Luci Disano.

Orchestra & Symphonic Band

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss Recital Hall

The Music Department presents the Orchestra & Symphonic Band concert.Orchestra directed by Kimberly McCollum. Symphonic Band directed by Luci Disano.

Presentation on Medication Organization

Chestertown Town Hall - Upstairs, 118 N. Cross St.

The event will explain the importance of keeping medications organized and administered correctly. There will be the opportunity for questions and answers from experts, according to Jeanette Jeffrey, HomePorts Executive Director.Registration is requested on line at www.homeports.org call HomePorts at 443-480-0940. HomePorts is a membership organization helping older adults continue living safely and independently in… Continue Reading Presentation on Medication Organization

Student Performance Forum

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss Recital Hall

The Music Department presents the Student Performance Forum.

Event Series Mayor and Council Meeting

Mayor and Council Meeting

Chestertown Town Hall 118 N Cross Street, Chestertown, MD, United States

Town meetings are in Town Hall and are open to the public.  Meetings will still be available to watch in real time at https://townhallstreams.com/towns/chestertown_md.  We are working to improve our equipment to incorporate remote participation and hope that this will be a viable option in the near future. Mayor & Council Meetings: 1st & 3rd… Continue Reading Mayor and Council Meeting

Opt Outside on Black Friday with the River Packet!

River Packet - High Street Town Dock , United States

Take a break from your holiday shopping to join the "Opt Outside on Black Friday" luncheon cruise aboard the River Packet! Reservations are required ahead of the cruise. Click the link for more information and to secure your tickets!

Kent County Holiday Parade

Downtown Chestertown , United States

Kick off the Holiday Season with our traditional Kent County Holiday Parade. Friday, November 24 at 5:30. Santa will be in his house after the parade greeting everyone!

Chestertown Farmers Market

Fountain Park , United States

***Farmers Market Announcement*** Happy New Year! As the market returns, the layout is a bit different from what people may be used to during January, February and March. We will be on the 200 Block of High Street for the next 3 months and not the 300 block as has been routine for the past… Continue Reading Chestertown Farmers Market

Santa

Downtown Chestertown , United States

Santa will be in his house greeting everyone from 10 am to Noon

Chestertown Vol. Fire Co. Holiday Craft Show & Sale

Chestertown Vol. Fire Co. - 211 Maple Ave

November 24 to November 25 Annual Holiday Craft Show & Sale!Hosting well over 30+ Artisans from around the area that specialize in one-of-a-kind & handcrafted items! Come find that JUST RIGHT present! After all that shopping, take a break and join us for lunch!! The CVFC Kitchen will be open with offerings such as: -… Continue Reading Chestertown Vol. Fire Co. Holiday Craft Show & Sale

Event Series A&E District Committee

A&E District Committee

The A&E District Advisory Committee meets on the 4th Tuesday of every month at 5:30 pm.  To attend, please contact the A&E District Manager at hester@kentculture.org or by calling 410-778-3700 to receive the agenda and exact location of the meeting as it can vary. CLICK FOR TOWN AGENDAS & MINUTES

First Year Reading

Rose O'Neill Literary House - 407 Washington Ave. - Rose O'Neill Literary House - 407 Washington Ave.

Come hear original creative works by members of the class of 2027!

Music Department Showcase

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss Recital Hall

The Music Department presents the Music Department Showcase. Come support our music students as they perform songs they have worked on throughout this semester.

Chestertown Open Mic at The Garfield

The Garfield Center - 210 High St - The Garfield Center - 210 High St

Come enjoy the fun. Bring an instrument and perform, read poetry, do a stand-up routine. Whatever creative performance you choose. Sign up by contacting Ford Schumann, or come enjoy the performances. Enjoy an adult beverage, snacks and pizza! Lots of good music! No entry free but donations are always accepted.

An Evening of Holiday Song with "River Voices"

Chestertown Elks Lodge #2474~Cordially Invites You To~ An Evening of Holiday Song with “River Voices." An outreach ensemble from the Chester River Chorale under the direction of Stephanie LaMotte Suggested Donation-Adult $10, Children $5. ~Refreshments Served~ Fund Raiser for Elks National Foundation & River Voices

Jazz Combo

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss

The Music Department presents the Jazz Combo. Directed by Josh Mlodzianowski.

Kent County Histories: A Digital Scholarship in Museum Partnerships Exhibit

210 Cross Street

First Fridays - 5pm-8pm, Saturdays - 8am-12pm The Museum and Community Partners are sharing a collection of exhibits created by Washington College students for use by Kent County museums. Exhibits include panels, virtual tours, audio clips, and other digital content. The five Museums included are: Sumner Hall The Waterman's Museum The Worton Point Schoolhouse Betterton… Continue Reading Kent County Histories: A Digital Scholarship in Museum Partnerships Exhibit

Chestertown Farmers Market

Fountain Park , United States

***Farmers Market Announcement*** Happy New Year! As the market returns, the layout is a bit different from what people may be used to during January, February and March. We will be on the 200 Block of High Street for the next 3 months and not the 300 block as has been routine for the past… Continue Reading Chestertown Farmers Market

Santa!

Downtown Chestertown , United States

Santa will be greeting kids of all ages at his house from 10 am to Noon in Fountain Park

Ask a Master Gardener Info Table

Kent County Public Library - Chestertown Branch - 408 High Street, Chestertown

Now is the perfect time to plan your spring garden! Stop by KCPL's Chestertown Branch 10am-12pm on the 1st and 3rd Saturday November-March with all your questions about gardening, garden pests, plant problems, and insects. Local Master Gardeners will be on hand to give tips and tricks to make your home garden flourish, help troubleshoot… Continue Reading Ask a Master Gardener Info Table

Event Series Dickens of a Christmas 2023

Dickens of a Christmas 2023 – FRIDAY NIGHT (12/1) EVENTS CANCELED! WE WILL SEE YOU ON SATURDAY (12/2)!

Downtown Chestertown-Various - 200 Block of High Street

FRIDAY NIGHT (12/1) EVENTS CANCELED! WE WILL SEE YOU ON SATURDAY (12/2)! Kent County's favorite holiday event. Step back into 1840's London and experience the holiday season as Charles Dickens imagined it. This two day event includes carriage rides, entertainment, home tour, food, book talks, merchandise, and more. And don't forget to come dressed like… Continue Reading Dickens of a Christmas 2023 – FRIDAY NIGHT (12/1) EVENTS CANCELED! WE WILL SEE YOU ON SATURDAY (12/2)!

Star Paper Lanterns at Dickens of a Christmas

Heritage Village at the Bank - Heritage Village at the Bank

STAR PAPER LANTERNS @ DICKENSDate: Saturday, December 2, 2023 Time: 10am-4pm Location: Dickens Heritage Village 211 High Street, Chestertown Cost: $5 Suggested Donation Registration Deadline: None! RSVP is appreciated but not required, drop in any time during the Festival!

Event Series Dancescape

Dancescape

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Decker Theater

12/1 @7:30pm; 12/2 @2:30pm The Washington College Department of Theatre and Dance presents Dancescape, directed by Professor Renee Gerardo.

Chestertown Vol. Fire Co. Annual Lunch with Santa & Cookie Walk

Chestertown Vol. Fire Co. - 211 Maple Ave

Chestertown Vol. Fire Co. will be hosting our Annual Lunch with Santa & Cookie Walk on Sunday December 3rd from 11am - 2pm!Lunch with Santa includes lunch, crafts & pictures with Santa Claus! $10/Child & only $5/additional child in the same family. Take a trip around the goodie table with our Cookie Walk! Only $10/box… Continue Reading Chestertown Vol. Fire Co. Annual Lunch with Santa & Cookie Walk

The Garfield presents Little Women

Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre - 210 High Street , United States

12/1 - 12/17 Directed by Hester Sachse Many of us know Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel “Little Women.” It is the story of the March family, who live in a quiet Massachusetts town during the time of the Civil War. The March sisters face many challenges. A once wealthy family, their father has been called… Continue Reading The Garfield presents Little Women

Messiah Sing-Along

Presbyterian Church of Chestertown - 905 Gateway Dr.

The Congregation of the Presbyterian Church of Chestertown invites you to join them for this fun community event on Sunday December 3 from 4PM until 5PM. We'll sing several choruses of the Messiah and congratulate ourselves with refreshments following the sing-along.

Event Series Mayor and Council Meeting

Mayor and Council Meeting

Chestertown Town Hall 118 N Cross Street, Chestertown, MD, United States

Town meetings are in Town Hall and are open to the public.  Meetings will still be available to watch in real time at https://townhallstreams.com/towns/chestertown_md.  We are working to improve our equipment to incorporate remote participation and hope that this will be a viable option in the near future. Mayor & Council Meetings: 1st & 3rd… Continue Reading Mayor and Council Meeting

Event Series Live Playwrights’ Society

Live Playwrights’ Society

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

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

Percussion Ensemble and Steel Band Ensemble

Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss Recital Hall

The Music Department presents the Percussion and Steel Pan Ensembles. Percussion Ensemble directed by Eric Plewinski. Steel Band Ensemble directed by Dr. John Leupold.

Brampton Inn Ship-To-Shore Experience with Chester River Packet Co.

Chester River Packet - High Street Town Dock, Chestertown MD 21620

Brampton Inn invites you to catch the sunset on a 2-hour cruise aboard the Chester River Packet. This immersive experience allows guests to mingle and unwind with a refreshing cocktail while enjoying an artisanal charcuterie board featuring premium cured meats, assorted cheeses and a variety of seasonal accompaniments. View the beautiful Chester River waterfront and… Continue Reading Brampton Inn Ship-To-Shore Experience with Chester River Packet Co.

Historic District Commission Meeting

Town of Chestertown 118 N. Cross Street, Chestertown, MD, United States

9/1/2022 - Meetings will be at 4pm instead of 5pm Meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month. CLICK FOR TOWN AGENDAS & MINUTES  

After-Hours Happiness Hour: Creative Time for Grown-Ups

Kent County Public Library - Chestertown Branch - 408 High Street, Chestertown

This month's Happiness Hour is offered in partnership with RiverArts. Featured Project: Punched Tin Candle Holders Turn an empty can into a unique candle holder! Using a mallet and an awl, learn how to punch a winter design into a can to allow the light from a small candle to shine through. All supplies will… Continue Reading After-Hours Happiness Hour: Creative Time for Grown-Ups

Rock Ensemble

Washington College - - Gibson Center for the Arts - Decker Theatre

The Music Department presents the Washington College Rock Ensemble.

MassoniArt presents Marcy Dunn Ramsey – Distillations – Dec 1 – 30

MassoniArt - MassoniArt, 203 High Street , United States

December 1 - 30, 2023 Opening Reception First Friday, December 1, 5-7 pm – High Street Meredith & Marcy’s Book Party Friday, December 15, 5-7 pm – High Street Marcy Dunn Ramsey’s exhibition Distillations represents the work created over the summer and fall months and will be featured in the High Street gallery from December… Continue Reading MassoniArt presents Marcy Dunn Ramsey – Distillations – Dec 1 – 30

MassoniArt presents Gallery Artists Annual Holiday Exhibition – Dec 1 – 30

MassoniArt - Cross Street Gallery 113 South Cross Street, Chestertown, MD, United States

December 1 - 30, 2023 at our Cross Street gallery Opening Reception First Friday, December 1, 5-7 pm – Cross Street We are happy to open our galleries to you outside of our regular hours. Private appointments may be scheduled at any time by contacting either Carla Massoni (410-708-4512) or Kate Ballantine (410-310-0796) in advance.… Continue Reading MassoniArt presents Gallery Artists Annual Holiday Exhibition – Dec 1 – 30

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