Kent County Events Calendar -  This Weekend


  • Chestertown's 1st Fridays
  • Friday, March 6   |  5–8pm
  • Location: Downtown Chestertown
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  • URL: www.kentcounty.com/artsentertainment
  • Meander the red-brick, tree-lined sidewalks of Historic Chestertown, while enjoying extended shop hours and arts and entertainment throughout Downtown. For a list of activities, please check this calendar for specific listings.
  • Opening Receptions: Fiber Show, Animation and the Digital Arts, Works on Paper
  • Friday, March 6   |  5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • This event runs March 6 - 28
  • Location: RiverArts Gallery, 315 High Street Suite 106, Chestertown
  • Contact: RiverArts
  • Phone: 410-778-6300
  • Email: riverarts@verizon.net
  • URL: www.chestertownriverarts.org/
  • Opening reception is on March 6 from 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
  • Peter and Will Anderson with Chuck Redd
  • Friday, March 6   |  8:00 p.m.
  • Location: The Mainstay
  • Contact: The Mainstay
  • Phone: 410-639-9133
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  • URL: www.mainstayrockhall.org
  • Twins Peter and Will Anderson are each virtuosos on clarinet and saxophone. Originally from DC, they started touring internationally at 15 and attended Julliard. Now in their 20s and living in NYC, they are saxophonists of choice for Jimmy Heath, Wycliffe Gordon, and the Village Vanguard Orchestra. They will be joined by Chuck Redd on vibes and guitarist Alex Wintz for a fresh, creative swinging take on traditional jazz. Admission is $20. Call for reservations.
  • Gidion's Knot
  • Friday, March 6   |  Fri and Sat 8 pm & Sun 3 pm
  • Location: Garfield Center for the Arts
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  • Phone: 410-810-2060
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  • URL: www.garfieldcenter.org/gcaevent/gidions-knot/2015-
  • Feb 20, 21, 27, 28, March 6 & 7 @ 8pm Feb 22, March 1 & 8 @ 3pm Written by Johnna Adams Directed by Timothy Maloney Over the course of a parent/teacher conference, a grieving mother and an emotionally overwhelmed primary school teacher have a fraught conversation about the tragic suicide of the mother’s son, Gidion. *Adult content. May not be suitable for children under 13 years of age. Tickets $15 / $5
  • Millington Elementary School PTA Quarter Auction
  • Friday, March 6   |  Doors open at 5:30pm. Auction begins at 6:00pm.
  • Location: Millington Fire House
  • Contact: Melissa Cannon
  • Phone: 410-810-2552
  • Email: mcannon@kent.k12.md.us
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  • Please join us for our 5th Annual Quarter Auction to help support special programs for our kids at MES! Only $5 per paddle. Win prizes from the following vendors: Tastefully Simple, Mary Kay, Celebrating Home, Thirty-One, Origami Owl, Tupperware, Steeped Tea, Pampered Chef, Lila Rose, Scentsy, Nana's Niche and more! 50/50 Raffle. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Bring your quarters, bring your friends! Quarters will also be available for purchase.
  • Soroptimist Live Annual Auction
  • Saturday, March 7   |  12pm
  • Location: Elks Lodge – Chestertown
  • Contact: Cathy Quesenberry
  • Phone: 410-778-4239
  • Email: cathq772@verizon.net
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  • Many great items to bid on with live auctioneer. Proceeds benefit Soroptimst education and signature programs that improve the lives of women and girls in the community and worldwide
  • Children's Creativity Center
  • Saturday, March 7   |  9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Location: RiverArts KidSPOT, 315 High St., Suite 104, Chestertown, MD 21620
  • Contact: RiverArts
  • Phone: 410-778-6300
  • Email: riverarts@verizon.net
  • URL: www.chestertownRiverArts.org/kidspot/
  • Open every Saturday free of charge to kids accompanied by their parents, grandparents, or other adult, KidSPOT provides an opportunity for children ages 2-12 to expand creative expression and creative problem-solving — two skills that will benefit them in academic studies as well as in their journey through life.