Through Jan. 28th - RiverArts Members' Show at Chestertown RiverArts, 315 High St., Suite 104, Chestertown; All media; Call 410-778-6300; www.chestertownriverarts.org.
Through Feb. 15th - Nominations accepted for the annual Women & Girls Fund Award to honor someone who has made outstanding contributions towards addressing the needs of local women and girls; Forms at www.womenandgirlsfund.org; Call 410-770-8347.
Through Feb. 28th - Kent County Commissioners Seek Citizens for Boards and Committees; Must be residents of Kent County; Send letter of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Kent County Commissioners, Attention April Bitter, 400 High St., Chestertown, MD 21620; Call 410-778-4600.
Through March 10th - Register for the 20th Anniversary of the Annual Bay to Ocean Writers Conference at Chesapeake College, Wye Mills; Workshops, speakers, authors, editors, publishers, promotion experts, poets, networking and much more; $100/ESWA members, $120/others; Conference held on March 11th; Register at www.baytoocean.com.
Through June 30th - Do you or someone you know need help paying heating or energy bills? The Office of Home Energy Programs can help; Income eligibility limits apply; Call 410-810-7600 or 800-332-6347; www.dhr.state.md.us/ohep.
QAC Free Library Events - Jan. 19th Pokemon Trading Card Game Club; Jan. 19th & 31st Gaming & Programming Laptop Free Play; Jan. 20th & 27th Preschool Story Time; Jan. 24th Read to Rover; Jan. 24th & 31st Bouncing Babies; Jan. 25th Birds of Prey & Owl Pellet Dissection; Jan. 30th Teen hangout with Pizza; 200 Liberty Circle, Stevensville; Call 410-643-8161; www.qaclibrary.org.
Kent Co. Public Library Events - Jan. 19th Storytime; Jan. 20th Film The Truman Show; Jan. 23rd Wordsmiths; Jan. 24th Chess Club & Storytime; Jan. 25th Needlecrafters, Book Group & Story Time; Jan. 26th Storytime; Jan. 27th Film; Jan. 31st Storytime & Book Group & Chess Club; 408 High St., Chestertown; Call 410-778-3636; www.kentcountylibrary.org.
Thurs, Jan. 19th 5:30pm-7pm - SECAC Meeting at Kent County Middle School Media Center, Campus Ave., Chestertown; Topic is Identifying Mental Health Needs in Children with Dr. Bill Flook; Members needed; Call 410-778-7164.
Fri, Jan. 20th 7pm - Quarter Auction at Chestertown Elks Lodge #2474, 8631 Bell Rose Lane, Chestertown; Doors open 6pm; $5/paddle; Lots of vendors; Benefits community projects; Call 410-639-7979 or 410-708-0704.
Fri, Jan. 20th-Sun, Feb 5th - Jake's Women at Church Hill Theatre, Walnut St., Church Hill; $20/adults, $15/members, $10/students; Fri and Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm; For tickets and reservations call 410-556-6003; www.churchilltheatre.org.
Sat, Jan. 21st 8pm-11pm - “Jones Boys” Band at Millington VFW Post #652, 30922 River Rd.; Public welcome; Jan. 28th TBA; Call 410-928-3234.
The Chesapeake Environmental Center - Jan. 21st, Feb. 9th & 18th, March 9th & 18th, Guided Hikes; March 1st classes begin for the Legacy Institute for the Environment interactive adult education program; Through April 19th adult lecture series Critters & Cocktails; Events and classes change monthly; 600 Discovery Lane, Grasonville; For details and registration call 410-827-6694; www.bayrestoration.org.
QAC Centre for the Arts - Jan. 21st Broadway Singers Paul McIlivaine and Annie Gill Perform; Sept. 16th Chesapeake Storytelling Festival; Exhibits, health & fitness classes, workshops, and more; Events change monthly; QAC Arts Council Centre for the Arts, 206 S. Commerce St., Centreville; To register or for info call 410-758-2520; www.queenannescountyarts.com.
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Events - Jan. 21st & Feb. 25th Family Boatshop Program to help build a wooden boat; Feb. 1st-28th Free Museum Admission Mon.-Fri.; Through March 26th A Broad Reach Exhibit; Through March 31st Exhibit of the American Society of Marine Artists; Sat, April 8th; 10am-2pm; Family Day; 213 N. Talbot St., St. Michaels; Call 410-745-4941; www.cbmm.org.
Sat, Jan. 21st 3:30pm-7pm - All You Can Eat Ham/Fried Oyster Dinners at Galena Fire Hall, 90 E. Cross St., Galena; $25/adult and carryout with oysters, $15/adult and carryout no oysters, $8/ages 6-12, under age 6 free; Cash bar; Call 410-648-5050.