CHESTERTOWN — An announcement went out calling for artists to participate in the Chestertown RiverArts 10th Annual “Paint the Town,” taking place April 25-28. The 55 openings filled quickly.

CHESTERTOWN — This First Friday, May 3 Marc Rubin will be the featured artist at the Artists’ Gallery in Chestertown.

CENTREVILLE — Three local authors shared their stories with a crowd of 30 to 40 people at the Centre for the Arts Saturday night, Feb. 16. The free presentation, “A Place Called Home,” was the first in the Queen Anne’s County Arts Council’s Heritage and History Lecture Series.

CHESTERTOWN — Jason Patterson introduced himself to the Sumner Hall audience Feb. 21 as an artist and an historian, working primarily in portraiture to recount primarily the people and the eras that are significant to African Americans.

CHESTERTOWN — The board of directors of the Kent County Arts Council unanimously approved two new members; Myra Butler, director of Kent County Parks and Recreation; and Mark Christopher Hampton, executive vice president for strategies and operations at Washington College.

CHESTERTOWN — Calling all artists, writers and other creative types. RiverArts is hosting workshops with the goal of teaching attendees how to make an art journal.

EASTON — Writers Laura Ambler of Easton and Mala Burt of St. Michaels have had a small taste of fame recently, traveling to Indiana, and soon to Maine and Minnesota, to watch state premieres of “The Santa Diaries” productions in community theaters.

The Downtown Chestertown Association invites the community to join in as it unites with United Way of Kent County, Washington College and the greater Kent County community.

CHESTERTOWN — The Chestertown Jazz Festival, organized by Garfield Center board member and local radiologist Dr. Mel Rapelyea, will spread jazz, blues and gospel around Kent County from Sept. 5 to 10, with performances scheduled at the Garfield, Sumner Hall, Wilmer Park, the Mainstay and Cro…

CHESTERTOWN — For those interested in learning a new skill or expanding their knowledge, the RiverArts Education Center and Clay Studio have a variety of classes and workshops on tap for late summer and fall.