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Kent County Maryland Calendar of Events- June 2019


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June 1

MARCY DUNN RAMSEY and CLAIRE MCARDLE at MassoniArt
  • MARCY DUNN RAMSEY and CLAIRE MCARDLE at MassoniArt

  • Saturday,
  • This event runs May 17 to June 23
  • Location: MassoniArt - MassoniArt, 203 High Street
  • Opening Reception/Collectors Preview
    Friday, May 17th, 6-7:30 pm

    Gallery Tour & Artist Talk
    Saturday, May 18th, 12 noon

    June First Friday Reception
    June 7th, 5-7:30 pm...

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  • Chestertown Farmers Market

  • Saturday,   |  8am-12pm
  • Location: Fountain Park
  • On Saturday mornings from 8 am to noon located in beautiful Fountain Park in the heart of downtown Chestertown, on Maryland’s Eastern shore you’ll find wonderful fresh home grown produce, ...

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  • Reggie Harris Wraps It Up! The Final Concert in the African American Legacy & Heritage in Jazz, Blues & Gospel series

  • Saturday,   |  7 P.M.
  • Location: Sumner Hall - 206 S. Queen Street
  • The final concert in the series produced by Tom McHugh, especially for Sumner Hall, it promises to be a crowd-pleaser!

    Tickets available through Eventbrite:
    http://aalhconcertseries.eventbrite.co...

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  • Rock Hall Spring Triathlon

  • Saturday,   |  2019-06-01 - 8:00 AM; 2019-06-02 - 9:00 AM
  • This event runs June 1 to June 2
  • Location: Rock Hall Landing Marina - 5657 S. Hawthorne Ave.
  • Details may be found on above website.

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Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee - An Evening with Author Casey Cep
  • Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee - An Evening with Author Casey Cep

  • Saturday,   |  Saturday 5:30 pm
  • Location: Main Meeting Room, 408 High Street
  • Reverend Willie Maxwell was a rural preacher accused of murdering five of his family members for insurance money in the 1970s. With the help of a savvy lawyer, he escaped justice for years until a rel...

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June 4

Open Auditions at the Garfield - Circle Mirror Transformation
  • Open Auditions at the Garfield - Circle Mirror Transformation

  • Tuesday,
  • This event runs June 4 to June 8
  • Location: Garfield Center for the Arts - Garfield Center for the Arts, 210 High Street, Chestertown
  • Auditions for Circle Mirror Transformation, Annie Baker’s Obie Award-winning play will be held at The Garfield Center for the Arts on Tuesday and Thursday, June 4th and 6th at 6PM, and Saturday,...

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National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Tuesday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Bethel A.M.E. Church - 237 N College Ave
  • Master Class with Orchestra, NMF Horn Mentor Michelle Stebleton with Apprentices
    Mozart, Concerto for Horn and Orchestra in E-flat, Kv. 495


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June 5

National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Wednesday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Sacred Heart Catholic Church - 508 High Street
  • Música de Câmara I $15
    Szervánsky, Woodwind Quintet No. 1
    Persichetti, Serenade No. 10
    Reinaldo Moya, Brass Quintet
    A. Bertali, Sonata à 3, for Violins, Sackbut & Continuo in d
    Beethoven, Se...

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June 6

One Day University: The Science of Sleep & Stress
  • One Day University: The Science of Sleep & Stress

  • Thursday,   |  Thursday, 3 - 4 pm
  • Location: 408 High Street
  • Join us in the Wave Room collaborative space for a free virtual lecture!

    One Day University is an online platform that works with outstanding professors from schools across the country to enable t...

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Mindful Start Kids Yoga with Stav
  • Mindful Start Kids Yoga with Stav

  • Thursday,   |  Thursday, 11 - 11:45 am
  • This event runs June 6 to June 27
  • Location: 408 High Street
  • Mindful Start kids yoga is its own specialized, healthy activity and mind-body movement class, that teaches mindfulness, breathing, sharing, and self-regulation. Mindful Start classes are playful, sil...

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National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Thursday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Sacred Heart Catholic Church - 508 High Street
  • Música de Câmara II, $15

    Ewald, Quintet for Brass, No. 1
    Fries, Pling 4
    Ibert, Deux Interludes
    Williams, Music from Schindler’s List (arr. Kanga)
    Haydn, String Quartet in B-flat, The Sunris...

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June 7

The Mainstay at the Garfield presents: Haint Blue
  • The Mainstay at the Garfield presents: Haint Blue

  • Friday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Garfield Center for the Arts - Garfield Center for the Arts, 210 High Street, Chestertown
  • “There’s folk music, and then there’s Haint Blue. The local sextet’s bold take on the Americana genre lands somewhere in the eye of the storm—between calm and chaos&mdash...

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June First Friday
  • June 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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Community Open House at the Garfield
  • Community Open House at the Garfield

  • Friday,   |  5pm - 7pm
  • Location: Garfield Center for the Arts - Garfield Center for the Arts, 210 High Street, Chestertown
  • YOU’RE INVITED!
    Community Open House at the GARFIELD CENTER
    Friday, June 7th 5-6:30pm
    Special Performance by
    The Garfield Improv Group

    Take our survey and get a free glass of wine!
    Meet ...

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Judged Painting and Craft Opening Reception
  • Judged Painting and Craft Opening Reception

  • Friday,   |  10:00 am - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Chestertown RiverArts - 315 High Street, Suite 106
  • This exhibition will showcase the region’s finest artwork in the Judged Painting and Contemporary Craft Exhibition, June 7 to June 30, 2019. Artists working in painting, drawing, printmaking, mi...

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  • 24th Annual Rockfish Tournament

  • Friday,   |  June 7 - 7:00 am to June 8 - 3:00 PM
  • This event runs June 7 to June 8
  • Location: Rock Hall Bulkhead - Bayside Avenue
  • Join in the fun and the competition at the 24th Annual Rockfish Tournament.

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National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Friday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Decker Theatre (Washington College), - 300 Washington Avenue
  • 6:00pm, Pre-Concert Talk, Tawes Theatre (Washington College), included with ticket

    7:00pm, Festival Symphony Orchestra, Decker Theatre (Washington College), $20

    Richard Rosenberg, conductor
    Ge...

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June 8

Second Saturdays in Chestertown
  • Second Saturdays in Chestertown

  • Saturday,   |  3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Location: Bad Alfred's Distilling - Cannon Street Parking Lot (Between Cross & Mill Streets)
  • Live music, amazing food and drink, and fun for everyone. Join us in downtown Chestertown for Second Saturdays, sponsored by Bad Alfred's Distilling! This event is held rain or shine.

    Guests ...

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  • Chestertown Farmers Market

  • Saturday,   |  8am-12pm
  • Location: Fountain Park
  • On Saturday mornings from 8 am to noon located in beautiful Fountain Park in the heart of downtown Chestertown, on Maryland’s Eastern shore you’ll find wonderful fresh home grown produce, ...

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National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Saturday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Decker Theatre (Washington College), - 200 Washington Avenue
  • 6:00pm, Pre-Concert Talk, Tawes Theatre (Washington College), included with ticket
    7:00pm, Festival Symphony Orchestra, Decker Theatre (Washington College), $20
    Mladen Tarbuk, conductor
    Rossini, O...

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June 9

National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Sunday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Chester River Yacht & Country Club - 7738 Quaker Neck Road
  • 7:00pm, United States Naval Academy Band Brass Quintet, Chester River Yacht & Country Club, free
    Including favorites by Anthony DiLorenzo, Kevin McKee & David Sampson as well as popular standards.

    ...

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June 10

National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Monday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Hotchkiss Recital Hall Washington College - 300 Washington Avenue
  • 7:00pm, Heavenly Voices, Hotchkiss Recital Hall (Washington College), $15
    Sixteen singers from the NMF Vocal Program performing Art Songs
    Including works by Moore, Ravel, Rossini & Schubert
    ...

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June 11

  • Mobile Veterans Center at Washington College

  • Tuesday,   |  10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Location: 711 Washington Avenue, Parking Lot
  • The Vet Center Program offers a broad range of counseling, outreach, and referral services to combat veterans, active duty military members and their families.

    All services are free of cost and are...

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National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Tuesday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Hotchkiss Recital Hall, Washington College - 300 Washington Avenue
  • 7:00pm, Pianist Envy, Hotchkiss Recital Hall, $15

    Reinaldo Moya, Polythene Sonata Product
    Adams, Road Movies
    Mahler, Songs of a Wayfarer
    Mozart, Quintet in E-flat for Winds & Piano
    ...

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June 12

National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Wednesday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Bethel A.M.E. Church
  • Potpourri: $15
    A delightful assortment of our favorite music spontaneously generated by NMF Apprentices


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June 13

Judged Painting and Craft Gallery Talk
  • Judged Painting and Craft Gallery Talk

  • Thursday,   |  5:30 pm
  • Location: 315 High Street, Suite 106
  • This exhibition will showcase the region’s finest artwork in the Judged Painting and Contemporary Craft Exhibition, June 7 to June 30, 2019. Artists working in painting, drawing, printmaking, mi...

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National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Thursday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Decker Theatre at Washington College
  • 6:00pm, Pre-Concert Talk, Tawes Theatre (Washington College), included with ticket

    7:00pm, Festival Chamber Orchestra, Decker Theatre, (Washington College), $15
    Haydn, Il Mondo della Luna, Overtur...

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June 14

National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Friday,   |  7pm
  • Location: First United Methodist Church
  • 6:00pm, Pre-Concert Talk, First United Methodist Church, included with ticket

    7:00pm, Festival Symphony Orchestra, First United Methodist Church, $20

    Arthur Barbosa, conductor
    Mendelssohn, Ove...

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June 15

Life As a Radio Freelancer
  • Life As a Radio Freelancer

  • Saturday,   |  Saturday, 10 - 11 am
  • Location: Main Meeting Room, 408 High Street
  • From baseball greats to high wire artist Phillipe Petit, from cat resorts to fly fishing in Montana, freelance radio producer Mary Saner has spent decades creating stories for NPR, CBS, Voice of Ameri...

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  • Chestertown Farmers Market

  • Saturday,   |  8am-12pm
  • Location: Fountain Park
  • On Saturday mornings from 8 am to noon located in beautiful Fountain Park in the heart of downtown Chestertown, on Maryland’s Eastern shore you’ll find wonderful fresh home grown produce, ...

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National Music Festival
  • National Music Festival

  • Saturday,   |  7pm
  • Location: Decker Theatre at Washington College
  • 6:00pm, Pre-Concert Talk, Tawes Theatre (Washington College), included with ticket

    7:00pm, Festival Symphony Orchestra, Decker Theatre (Washington College), $20
    Richard Rosenberg conductor

    Brah...

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June 17

Mainstay Monday with Joe Holt featuring guest Celine Mogielnicki
  • Mainstay Monday with Joe Holt featuring guest Celine Mogielnicki

  • 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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June 19

Mindful Journaling - Theme: Hope
  • Mindful Journaling - Theme: Hope

  • Wednesday,   |  Wednesday, 6 - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Main Meeting Room, 408 High Street
  • Join Krystal McGinnis for an interactive writing workshop designed to explore the practice of mindful journaling and how it can be used as a tool for stress reduction, improving brain health, and bett...

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June 20

Cars on High with Touch a Truck!
  • Cars on High with Touch a Truck!

  • Thursday,   |  6 to 8 p.m.
  • Location: Downtown Chestertown - 300 block of High Street
  • Every third Thursday evening, 6 to 8 p.m., April through October, automobile enthusiasts bring their classic, antique, or custom cars downtown to share with other car-heads and the general public. Th...

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June 21

  • Short Attention Span Theatre

  • Friday,   |  8 PM Friday and Saturday 2 PM Sunday
  • This event runs June 21 to July 7
  • Location: The Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre - 210 High Street
  • June 21 – July 7, 2019
    Produced by Mark Sullivan & Diane Landskroener

    Short Attention Span Theatre, the Garfield’s own ten-minute play festival, opens its fifteenth year in June. P...

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June 22

Acoustic Guitar Virtuoso, Frank Vignola
  • Acoustic Guitar Virtuoso, Frank Vignola

  • Saturday,   |  7:00 pm
  • Location: Sumner Hall - 206 S. Queen St.
  • Frank Vignola's virtuosity has allowed him to perform with many of the world’s top musicians, including Ringo Starr, Madonna, Donald Fagen, Wynton Marsalis, Tommy Emmanuel, Mark O’Con...

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  • Chestertown Farmers Market

  • Saturday,   |  8am-12pm
  • Location: Fountain Park
  • On Saturday mornings from 8 am to noon located in beautiful Fountain Park in the heart of downtown Chestertown, on Maryland’s Eastern shore you’ll find wonderful fresh home grown produce, ...

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KARS Field Day
  • KARS Field Day

  • Saturday,   |  2AM Sat. to 2PM Sun.
  • This event runs June 22 to June 23
  • Location: Massey Airport
  • The Kent Amateur Radio Society will be participating in the annual ARRL Field Day exercise. WE invite the public to visit us and see how we can support our county emergency services entities, as well...

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June 23

Art in Bloom
  • Art in Bloom

  • Sunday,   |  4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Chestertown RiverArts - - 315 High Street, Suite 106
  • The Seventh Annual “Art in Bloom,” a celebration of the art of floral design, will be held Sunday, June 23 from 4 to 6 pm. Floral arrangements inspired by the artwork in the RiverArts Ju...

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Mary Ann East & David Lang Vocal Recital
  • Mary Ann East & David Lang Vocal Recital

  • Sunday,   |  7:30 pm
  • Location: Hotchkiss Recital Hall - Gibson Center for the Arts, Washington College
  • Come see this fabulous free concert hosted by Encore Creativity for Older Adults' Washington College Summer Institute!

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June 24

David Darwin-One Man Sideshow in North County
  • David Darwin-One Man Sideshow in North County

  • Monday,   |  Monday, 11 am - Noon
  • Location: 111-B1 N. Main Street, Galena, MD
  • Join us for this year's A Universe of Stories summer reading kickoff event!

    Imagine being entertained with the silliness of juggling three balls while playing the harmonica, the danger of eati...

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David Darwin-One Man Sideshow in Rock Hall
  • David Darwin-One Man Sideshow in Rock Hall

  • Monday,   |  Monday, 2:30-3:30
  • Location: 5585 Main Street
  • Join us for this year's A Universe of Stories summer reading kickoff event!

    Imagine being entertained with the silliness of juggling three balls while playing the harmonica, the danger of eati...

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David Darwin-One Man Sideshow in Chestertown
  • David Darwin-One Man Sideshow in Chestertown

  • Monday,   |  Monday, 6 - 7 pm
  • Location: Main Meeting Room, 408 High Street
  • Join us for this year's A Universe of Stories summer reading kickoff event!

    Imagine being entertained with the silliness of juggling three balls while playing the harmonica, the danger of eati...

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Mainstay Monday featuring Joe Holt and guest Peter Heck
  • Mainstay Monday featuring Joe Holt and guest Peter Heck

  • 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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Otherworld Jazz Quartet
  • Otherworld Jazz Quartet

  • Monday,   |  7:30 pm
  • Location: Hotchkiss Recital Hall - Gibson Center for the Arts, Washington College
  • Come see this fabulous free concert hosted by Encore Creativity for Older Adults' Washington College Summer Institute!

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June 25

  • David Lang Organ Recital

  • Tuesday,   |  7:30 pm
  • Location: Emmanuel Episcopal Church - 101 N Cross St
  • Come see this fabulous free concert hosted by Encore Creativity for Older Adults' Washington College Summer Institute!

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June 27

  • Encore Chorale Final Performance

  • Thursday,   |  2:00 PM
  • Location: Decker Theatre, Gibson Center for the Arts - Washington College, 300 Washington Avenue
  • This program is sponsored by Encore Creativity for Older Adults
    The program is free and open to the public. For more information, visit encorecreativity.org....

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Encore Summer Institute Finale Concert
  • Encore Summer Institute Finale Concert

  • Thursday,   |  2:00 pm
  • Location: Decker Theater - Gibson Center for the Arts, Washington College
  • Come see the culmination of our 55+ campers' hard work and dedication after studying choral music for a full week at the Washington College Summer Institute! This concert is free and open to the ...

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June 28

Book Signing with Christopher Tilghman: "Thomas & Beal in the Midi"
  • Book Signing with Christopher Tilghman: "Thomas & Beal in the Midi"

  • Friday,   |  6:00
  • Location: 112 S. Cross St.
  • Christopher Tilghman will be reading from his new novel, Thomas & Beal in the Midi, continuing the saga of the Mason and Bayly families. His new work chronicles one interracial couple's escap...

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June 29

  • Chestertown Farmers Market

  • Saturday,   |  8am-12pm
  • Location: Fountain Park
  • On Saturday mornings from 8 am to noon located in beautiful Fountain Park in the heart of downtown Chestertown, on Maryland’s Eastern shore you’ll find wonderful fresh home grown produce, ...

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Here There and Everywhere, a Jazz Homage to The Beatles featuring Irene Jalenti
  • Here There and Everywhere, a Jazz Homage to The Beatles featuring Irene Jalenti

  • Saturday,   |  8:00 PM
  • Location: The Mainstay - 5753 Main Street
  • Italian-born, Baltimore-based jazz vocalist Irene Jalenti has proven to be a dynamic, soulful, and passionate performer and composer who delves deeply into the meaning of each song and brings drama an...

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June 30

  • Waterman's Day

  • Sunday,   |  Noon
  • Location: The Rock Hall Bulkhead - Bayside Avenue
  • Join in on the fun for this unique and fun-filled event featuring Eastern Shore watermen competing in activities including a boat docking contest, anchor tossing contest, and much more! Also enjoy f...

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