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Kent County Maryland Calendar of Events- September 2019


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September 1

  • Circle Mirror Transformation

  • Sunday,   |  8 PM Friday and Saturday 2 PM Sunday
  • This event runs August 23 to September 8
  • Location: The Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre - 210 High Street
  • August 23 – September 8, 2019
    Directed by Bonnie Hill

    Director Bonnie Hill brings the contemporary piece, Circle Mirror Transformation to the stage in August. Playwright Annie Baker weaves t...

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September 2

Mainstay Monday featuring Joe Holt with guest Beth McDonald
  • Mainstay Monday featuring Joe Holt with guest Beth McDonald

  • Monday,   |  7:00 PM
  • Location: The Mainstay - 5753 Main Street
  • Please note the new Mainstay Monday pricing effective May 27, 2019:$10 online in advance, $12 at the door.

    Join us for another Mainstay Monday!These eclectic evenings happen every Monday night and ...

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September 5

Literary House Series: A Reading by Rebecca Makkai
  • Literary House Series: A Reading by Rebecca Makkai

  • Thursday,   |  4:30 pm
  • Location: Rose O'Neill Literary House - Rose - Rose O'Neill Literary House - Rose
  • Rebecca Makkai is the Chicago-based author of the novels The Great Believers, The Hundred-Year House, and The Borrower, as well as the short story collection Music for Wartime. Her short fiction won a...

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September 6

  • Emmanuel Church Concert Series

  • Friday,   |  7:30 p.m.
  • Location: Emmanuel Episcopal Church - 101 North Cross Street - Fountain Square
  • Tim Robson and Cary Ebli - more information will be added closer to the time of the concert

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September First Friday
  • September First Friday

  • Friday,   |  5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Location: Downtown Chestertown - Park Row, High Street, Cross Street, & Cannon Street
  • 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 ...

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Connections: Work in a Series - Opening Reception
  • Connections: Work in a Series - Opening Reception

  • Friday,   |  5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Chestertown RiverArts - 315 High Street, Suite 106
  • The idea of working in series or in distinct purposeful directions is not about repetition but rather about being able to explore, investigate, examine or address ideas, themes, issues, compositions, ...

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  • Emmanuel Church Concert Series

  • Friday,   |  7:30 p.m.
  • Location: Emmanuel Episcopal Church - Cross Street
  • Tim Robinson, organist, returns for a program of organ and Horn music with Cary Ebli, English Hornist with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra.

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MassoniArt presents TREES
  • MassoniArt presents TREES

  • Friday,
  • This event runs September 6 to October 13
  • Location: MassoniArt - MassoniArt, 203 High Street
  • Featuring work by Vicco von Voss ,Grace Mitchell, Simma Liebman, Patrick Henry, Joe Dickey, Paula Shalan, Eve Stockton, Katherine Cox, Heidi Fowler, Linda Richards, Stuart Cawley, Mark Gardner, Takas...

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September 7

Charlie Joiner Memorial Decoy Show
  • Charlie Joiner Memorial Decoy Show

  • Saturday,   |  9am-3pm
  • Location: Allan Schauber - Galena Volunteer Fire Department
  • First Annual Charllie Joiner Memorial Decoy show honoring the late Charlie Joiner, native of Betterton & Chestertown Md. and a world renowned Decoy carver from Kent County Maryland.. We are expect...

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Eleanor Ellis
  • Eleanor Ellis

  • Saturday,   |  8:00 pm
  • Location: The Mainstay - 5753 Main Street
  • The Mainstay Blues Series welcomes guitarist Eleanor Ellis! $20 online, $25 at the door/by phone reservation. ELEANOR ELLIS, a native of Louisiana, has performed at clubs, festivals and concerts in th...

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September 8

5th Annual CrowFest
  • 5th Annual CrowFest

  • Sunday,   |  11am - 5pm
  • Location: Crow Vineyard & Winery - Crow Vineyard & Winery
  • A Celebration of the Eastern Shore’s Bounty!

    Farm & Vineyard Festival. Live music, food & wine seminars, crafts, tours, hayrides, grape stomping, great food and much more!...

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Young Eagles Day at Massey Aerodrome
  • Young Eagles Day at Massey Aerodrome

  • Sunday,   |  10 AM to 3 PM
  • Location: Massey Aerodrome - 33541 Maryland Line Rd., Massey, MD 21650
  • Youngsters FLY for FREE at Massey Aerodrome on Sunday Sept. 8th, 2019 at our annual Young Eagles Rally. The Young Eagles program introduces young people ages 8 to 17 to the world of flight by providin...

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September 9

  • Mainstay Monday featuring Joe Holt with guest Brian Whitaker

  • Monday,   |  7:00 pm
  • Location: The Mainstay - 5753 Main Street
  • lease note the new Mainstay Monday pricing effective May 27, 2019:$10 online in advance, $12 at the door.

    Join us for another Mainstay Monday! These eclectic evenings happen every Monday night and ...

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September 12

Chestertown Jazz Fest Kickoff with the Larrry McKenna Quartet!
  • Chestertown Jazz Fest Kickoff with the Larrry McKenna Quartet!

  • Thursday,   |  8:00 pm
  • Location: The Mainstay - 5753 Main Street
  • The Mainstay hosts the first night of the Chestertown Jazz Festival with Philly sax legend Larry McKenna! $25 online and $30 door/phone.
    One of the world’s finest jazz saxophone players, Larry ...

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September 13

Rebecca Luker, American Songbook
  • Rebecca Luker, American Songbook

  • Friday,   |  7:30 pm
  • Location: Hotchkiss Recital Hall - 300 Washington Avenue
  • Rebecca Luker’s Broadway roles include Helen in FUN HOME. CINDERELLA’S Fairy Godmother, Marie. Winifred in the original Broadway production of MARY POPPINS (Tony Award nomination), Claudi...

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September 14

Jazz Festival
  • Jazz Festival

  • Saturday,   |  11:00a.m.-6:00p.m.
  • Location: Wilmer Park - Wilmer Park
  • Our 2019 Lineup
    Alicia Olataju, headliner
    Gregor Huebner
    Greg Thompkins Quintet
    WC Jazz Combo

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  • Kent Goes Purple Community Jamboree

  • Saturday,   |  1:00 - 4:00 PM
  • Location: Worton Park - Worton Road
  • COME OUT AND ENJOY FREE FOOD

    BOUNCE HOUSE AND CLIMBING WALL FOR THE LITTLE ONES

    A SPECIAL SPEAKER

    AND MORE....

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First Annual Chestertown Car Show
  • First Annual Chestertown Car Show

  • Saturday,   |  2 to 6 p.m.
  • Location: Downtown Chestertown - Fountain Park and nearby streets
  • The monthly Cars on High auto-enthusiast gatherings partners with Main Street Chestertown to create a downtown Car Show. Come admire a variety of vehicles from custom hotrods to classic and antique be...

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Free Gospel Concert
  • Free Gospel Concert

  • Saturday,   |  6:00 pm
  • Location: Rock Hall Church of God - 6528 Rock Hall Rd, Rock hAll, Md 21620
  • Come out to Rock Hall Church of God for a Free Gospel Concert and bring the whole family. Judy Dunn Laramore will be leading the Praise with our own John Ellick opening the concert. Everyone is welcom...

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September 16

Mainstay Monday featuring Joe Holt with guests Max Murray and Frank Russo
  • Mainstay Monday featuring Joe Holt with guests Max Murray and Frank Russo

  • Monday,   |  7:00 PM
  • Location: The Mainstay - 5753 Main Street
  • Please note the new Mainstay Monday pricing effective May 27, 2019: $10 online in advance, $12 at the door.

    Join us for another Mainstay Monday! These eclectic evenings happen every Monday night an...

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September 17

Foraging & Feasting: A Presentation by Dina Falconi
  • Foraging & Feasting: A Presentation by Dina Falconi

  • Tuesday,   |  5L30pm
  • Location: Litrenta Lecture Hall in Washington College's Toll S. Center - 300 Washington Ave.
  • Dina Falconi, clinical herbalist with a strong focus on food activism and nutritional healing, will kick off the Center for Environment & Society’s 20th Anniversary Events Series on Sept. 17...

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September 20

Movie Night At The Garfield Presents: The Little Princess
  • Movie Night At The Garfield Presents: The Little Princess

  • Friday,   |  7PM
  • Location: The Garfield Center - 210 High St. Chestertown, MD 21620
  • A little girl is left by her father in an exclusive seminary for girls, due to her father having to go to South Africa to fight in the Second Boer War....

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September 21

Run the Vineyard - Crow 5k
  • Run the Vineyard - Crow 5k

  • Saturday,   |  9am - 12pm
  • Location: Crow Vineyard & Winery - 12441 Vansants Corner Road
  • Run for Wine at at the Amazing Crow Vineyard!
    Race and Post Race Features Include:
    Timed Run with results
    Flat Cross Country style course through the 365 acre farm and 12 acre vineyard
    Post Run Wi...

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Fall [Re]Build Day
  • Fall [Re]Build Day

  • Saturday,   |  10am - 3pm
  • Location: Chestertown
  • ReBuilding Together Kent County volunteers will visit Kent County neighbors and offer a FREE Home Safety Checkup.

    Call, Click or Text! Let us know you want to participate. Please provide your name ...

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Victoria Vox
  • Victoria Vox

  • Saturday,   |  8:00 pm
  • Location: The Mainstay - 5753 Main Street
  • International Ukulele star debuts at The Mainstay! $25 online and $30 phone/door
    Vox is an 'ukulele-toting award-winning songwriter and performer. With a passion for songwriting since she was 10...

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The Bratcher Project - An Evening of Smooth Jazz
  • The Bratcher Project - An Evening of Smooth Jazz

  • Saturday,   |  7:00 pm
  • Location: Sumner Hall - 206 S. Queen St.
  • This year's concert series begins with The Bratcher Project. Led by bassist Vaughn Bratcher, the group provides an experience that fuses the rhythmic grooves of R&B with the harmonic, melodic...

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September 23

Mainstay Monday featuring Joe Holt and guest Keith Thompson
  • Mainstay Monday featuring Joe Holt and guest Keith Thompson

  • Monday,   |  7:00 PM
  • Location: The Mainstay - 5753 Main Street
  • lease note the new Mainstay Monday pricing effective May 27, 2019:$10 online in advance, $12 at the door.

    Join us for another Mainstay Monday!These eclectic evenings happen every Monday night and a...

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September 27

DREAMWEAVER: an Evening with Langston Hughes
  • DREAMWEAVER: an Evening with Langston Hughes

  • Friday,   |  7:30 p.m.
  • Location: Garfield Center for the Arts - 210 High Street
  • The Kent County Arts Council presents David Mills as Langston Hughes in a dramatic evening highlighting five decades of works by Langston Hughes. One Night Only. Just $10 at the door.

    Call 410-77...

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September 28

Billy Price Band
  • Billy Price Band

  • Saturday,   |  8:00 pm
  • Location: The Mainstay - 5753 Main Street
  • Reckoning, Billy Price’s new Vizztone release, can stand tall among the soul classics of the past. Robert Feuer, Living Blues

    2016 Blues Music Award Winner Billy Price first attracted natio...

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September 29

Osprey 5k & Fall Festival
  • Osprey 5k & Fall Festival

  • Sunday,   |  9:00 am
  • Location: Kent School - 6788 Wilkins Lane
  • Held on the beautiful grounds of Kent School in Chestertown, MD, the Osprey 5k is a family friendly event welcoming athletes at all levels of skill and experience. The race will consist of a 3.2-mile ...

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September 30

Mainstay Monday with Joe Holt, Sharon Sable, and E. Shawn Qaissauneen
  • Mainstay Monday with Joe Holt, Sharon Sable, and E. Shawn Qaissauneen

  • Monday,   |  7:00 PM
  • Location: The Mainstay - 5753 Main Street
  • Please note the new Mainstay Monday pricing effective May 27, 2019:$10 online in advance, $12 at the door.

    Join us for another Mainstay Monday!These eclectic evenings happen every Monday night and ...

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