Kent County News

 

Listed events are taking place in Kent County and adjoining areas or hosted virtually by Kent County area organizations. To be included, submit the event title, time and address to social@thekentcountynews.com at least one week in advance. Once submissions are approved, events will run as space allows.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 10

ANXIOUS PEOPLE, 5 p.m., virtual. Register at kent-md.libcal.com for a link to attend. Author Fredrick Backman will join Maryland Humanities to discuss his book.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 11

GARDENING Q&A: WEEDS, 10 a.m., virtual. Register online at kent-md.libcal.com for a link to attend. Hosted by Kent County Public Library and University of Maryland Extension. First of six week series — attend one or all. Email photos of problem plants to sharvey1@umd.edu at least one day before program.

SPAGHETTI DINNER, 4 p.m.-until sold out, Crumpton fire house, 300 Third St. Take out only. Spaghetti with sauce or meat sauce and salad, roll and dessert. $8 per person. Sponsored by the Crumpton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. 

JEFF ANTONIUK AND HELLUVABAND, 7 p.m., virtual. A Mainstay Livestream Concert. Tickets are $5. Info and ticket sales: mainstayrockhall.org

SATURDAY, SEPT. 12

CHESTERTOWN AL FRESCO, Casa Carmen. Open air restaurant dining downtown. Call 410-778-5000 for reservations. 

JAZZ FESTIVAL, 7:30 p.m., Broken Spoke Winery, Earleville. Gates open at 6 p.m. Double feature: "Jazz on a Summer's Day" and "International Sweethearts of Rhythm." To purchase tickets, meals and for directions, visit garfieldcenter.org

MONDAY, SEPT. 14

JURIED PHOTOGRAPHY SUBMISSION DEADLINE, RiverArt exhibition. Visit community.chestertownriverarts.org for more information.  

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 16

VIRTUAL SPOUSAL LOSS GROUP, 6-7:30 p.m., six weeks beginning Wednesday Sept. 16. Groups conducted virtually via Zoom by Compass Regional Hospice. Connect with others who have lost a spouse. Group may provide opportunities for people to share personal experiences, ways of coping and helpful resources. RSVP to Rhonda Knotts at 443-262-4109 or at rknotts@compassregionalhospice.org.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 18 

GARDENING Q&A: INSECTS, 10 a.m., virtual. Register online at kent-md.libcal.com for a link to attend. Hosted by Kent County Public Library and University of Maryland Extension. First of six week series — attend one or all. Email photos of problem plants to sharvey1@umd.edu at least one day before program.

SHORT ATTENTION SPAN THEATRE, virtual. The Garfield Center for the Art's annual 10-minute play festival designed to hold your attention. Just. Long. Enough. Run through Sept. 27. Info: garfieldcenter.org.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 19

CLAY BIRDFEEDER CLASS, 10:30 a.m.-noon, via Zoom. Hosted by RiverArts. Dianna Frymiare will lead participants through the 90 minute class. Register by visiting community.chestertownriverarts.org.

CHESTERTOWN AL FRESCO, The Kitchen at The Imperial. Open air restaurant dining downtown. Call 410-778-5000 for reservations. Music by Fredy Granillo.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 24

LITERATURE WITH LUNCH, noon, virtual. Discussion of One Maryland One Book's 2020 selection "The Island of Sea Women" by Lisa See. Register by visiting kent-md.libcal.com

FRIDAY, SEPT. 25

GARDENING Q&A: NATIVE PLANTS, 10 a.m., virtual. Register online at kent-md.libcal.com for a link to attend. Hosted by Kent County Public Library and University of Maryland Extension. First of six week series — attend one or all. Email photos of problem plants to sharvey1@umd.edu at least one day before program.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 26

THE JOY OF VISUAL JOURNALING IN NATURE WITH KATE LIVIE, 10 a.m.-noon, virtual. In partnership with the Center for Environment and Society at Washington College. For more info, visit community.chestertownriverarts.org/program/nature-visual-journaling.

CHESTERTOWN AL FRESCO, Casa Carmen. Open air restaurant dining downtown. Call 410-778-5000 for reservations.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 30

HAPPINESS HOUR, 6 p.m., virtual. Register at kent-md.libcal.com to receive a link. Origami Galaxy is the featured craft. Space is limited, registration is requested. 

FRIDAY, OCT. 2

GARDENING Q&A: AUTUMN TO DO LIST, 10 a.m., virtual. Register online at kent-md.libcal.com for a link to attend. Hosted by Kent County Public Library and University of Maryland Extension. First of six week series — attend one or all. Email photos of problem plants to sharvey1@umd.edu at least one day before program.

SATURDAY, OCT. 3

CHESTERTOWN AL FRESCO, The Kitchen at The Imperial. Open air restaurant dining downtown. Call 410-778-5000 for reservations. Music by Pres Harding.

MONDAY, OCT. 5

ESTATE TREASURES FASHION SHOW, doors open at 11 a.m., Prospect Bay Country Club, 311 Prospect Bay Drive West, Grasonville. Groups conducted virtually via Zoom. Fundraiser for Compass Regional Hospice. Seating is limited. Tickets and more information, contact Kenda Leager at 443-262-4106 or kleager@compassregionalhospice.org.

FRIDAY, OCT. 9

GARDENING Q&A: PRUNING, 10 a.m., hosted virtually. Register online at kent-md.libcal.com for a link to attend. Hosted by Kent County Public Library and University of Maryland Extension. First of six week series — attend one or all. Email photos of problem plants to sharvey1@umd.edu at least one day before program.

SATURDAY, OCT. 10

CHESTERTOWN AL FRESCO, Casa Carmen. Open air restaurant dining downtown. Call 410-778-5000 for reservations.

MONDAY, OCT. 19

COMPASS REGIONAL HOSPICE GOLF TOURNAMENT, registration 7:30 a.m., shotgun start 9 a.m., Prospect Bay Country Club, 311 Prospect Bay Drive West, Grasonville. Twenty-third annual Golf Tournament, with all proceeds to benefit patient care and grief services through Compass Regional Hospice. Tickets and more information, contact Kenda Leager at 443-262-4106 or kleager@compassregionalhospice.org.

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