Kent County Maryland Calendar of Events- April 2023


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April 1

  • Grendel

  • Saturday,   |  7:30 PM
  • This event runs March 31 to April 1
  • Location: 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...

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One Day Workshop: Mobile Raku with Brett Thomas
  • One Day Workshop: Mobile Raku with Brett Thomas

  • Saturday,   |  10 am - 4 pm
  • Location: Clay Studio - 204 High St.
  • The class will be held at the Clay Studio (and in the street nearby) from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm on Saturday April 1st.

    This one-day workshop introduces the fundamentals of raku to students of any expe...

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Kent County Poetry Festival
  • Kent County Poetry Festival

  • Saturday,   |  7 pm
  • Location: Raimond Cultural Center - 101 Spring Avenue
  • 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 ...

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Croissants & Such
  • Croissants & Such

  • Saturday,   |  10:00am - 1:00pm
  • Location: 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 mos...

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April 7

  • Masculinity Max by MJ Kaufman

  • Friday,   |  7:30 PM
  • This event runs April 7 to April 8
  • Location: Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Tawes Theater
  • A Performance SCE from Archer Bergman ‘23

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April 13

Uncorked Creations at Casa Carmen
  • Uncorked Creations at Casa Carmen

  • Thursday,   |  6:00-8:30 pm
  • Location: 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

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April 14

  • Emmanuel Episcopal Church Organ Series

  • Friday,   |  7:30
  • Location: 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, B...

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The Garfield presents Prescription: Murder
  • The Garfield presents Prescription: Murder

  • Friday,
  • This event runs April 14 to April 30
  • Location: Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre - 210 High Street - Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre - 210 High Street
  • Directed by Nic Carter
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April 15

Fanya Lin (piano)
  • Fanya Lin (piano)

  • Saturday,   |  7:30pm
  • Location: 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...

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Chestertown A&E Spring Art Walk
  • Chestertown A&E Spring Art Walk

  • Saturday,   |  10:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • Location: 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...

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Fermented Dairy: Butter, Kefir, & Yogurt Cooking Class
  • Fermented Dairy: Butter, Kefir, & Yogurt Cooking Class

  • Saturday,   |  10:00am - 1:00pm
  • Location: 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 fe...

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Rhythm & Brews
  • Rhythm & Brews

  • Saturday,   |  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 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).

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Rhythm & Brews
  • Rhythm & Brews

  • Saturday,   |  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 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).

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April 19

  • Music Department Student Showcase

  • Wednesday,   |  7:30pm
  • Location: Washington College - Gibson Center for the Arts - Hotchkiss
  • The Washington College Music Department presents our Music Department Student Showcase.

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April 20

Washington College Film Series: Just Eat It
  • Washington College Film Series: Just Eat It

  • Thursday,   |  7:00pm
  • Location: 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 expl...

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April 21

On the Verge
  • On the Verge

  • Friday,   |  7:30 PM
  • This event runs April 21 to April 22
  • Location: 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 rea...

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April 22

Paint the Town: Wet Paint Show & Sale
  • Paint the Town: Wet Paint Show & Sale

  • Saturday,   |  6-8 pm
  • Location: 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 build...

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April 23

Orchestra & Band Concert
  • Orchestra & Band Concert

  • Sunday,   |  7:30pm
  • Location: 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).

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  • Museums of Kent Driving Tour

  • Sunday,   |  10 am - 4 pm
  • Location: 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 herita...

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Paint the Town: Quick Draw
  • Paint the Town: Quick Draw

  • Sunday,   |  8 am - 3 pm
  • Location: Chestertown RiverArts - 315 High St. Suite 106
  • Chestertown RiverArts Paint the Town: April 20-23

    See more info at: https://community.chestertownriverarts.org/exhibit/paint-the-town-april-2023

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Seminar 3: Grape to Glass
  • Seminar 3: Grape to Glass

  • Sunday,   |  1pm - 3pm
  • Location: 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...

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April 26

Chorus/Jazz Vocals Concert
  • Chorus/Jazz Vocals Concert

  • Wednesday,   |  7:30pm
  • Location: 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...

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April 27

Opening Reception - CROSSROADS: Smithsonian On Main
  • Opening Reception - CROSSROADS: Smithsonian On Main

  • Thursday,   |  5 pm
  • Location: 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,...

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April 28

Musicians' Union Showcase
  • Musicians' Union Showcase

  • Friday,   |  7:30pm
  • Location: 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 ...

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April 29

The Magic of Maize
  • The Magic of Maize

  • Saturday,   |  10:00am - 1:00pm
  • Location: 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 en...

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Punchlines & Wine
  • Punchlines & Wine

  • Saturday,   |  6-9pm
  • Location: 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 st...

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