Upcoming Events


CHECK BEFOREHAND - Every Thurs 3:30pm-6:30pm - Kent Island Farmer’s Market temporary new location at Cult Classic Brewery, 1169 Shopping Center Rd (old Acme parking lot); Variety of foods, herbs & much more; Call 410-643-3283.

POSTPONED Every Sat 8am-12pm - Farmer’s Market on Park Row at Fountain Park, in downtown Chestertown; Fresh vegetables, fruits, eggs, herbs, breads, soaps, plants, flowers, dog treats, beef, pork, chicken, lamb, seafood, cheese, wine, butter, baked goods, berries, jam, alpaca & wool products, artisans, crafters, & much more; www.chestertownfarmersmarket.org.

Through May 1st - Deadline for application for QAC Arts Council Arts in Education & Community Arts Development Grants; Made possible in part by funding from MD State Arts Council; Applications at www.queenannescountyarts.com; Call 410-758-2520.

Summer 2020 - Sale of Bricks for Compass Regional Hospice renovations; $200 donation reserves a customized 4 in. x 8 in.; Call 443-262-4106; kleager@compassregionalhospice.org.

Until Further Notice - YMCA of the Chesapeake is using its resources for support during the COVID-19 pandemic and has closed all eleven locations across the Delmarva Peninsula; www.ymcachesapeake.org.

POSTPONED - Sat, April 4th 8pm-11pm - Live Band at Millington VFW Post #652, 30922 River Rd.; Public welcome; Call 410-928-3234.

Tues, April 7th - Deadline to register to vote or change party affiliation for the primary election; Online voter registration at www.elections.state.md.us; Form request 410-778-0038; www.yourvoteyourvoicemd.org; Call 410-778-0038, 410-758-0832, 410-996-5310 or 410-770-8099; www.kentcountyelections.org.

POSTPONED - Sat, April 11th 8am - Guided Birding Tour at Blackwater NWR Visitor Center, 2145 Key Wallace Dr., Cambridge; Highlights migratory species & returning spring nesters; Free, 2-3 hour walk led by Terry Allen; Binoculars & field guides recommended; Call 410-228-2677; www.fws.gov/refuge/blackwater.

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE - Mon & Tues, April 13th & 14th 10am-2pm - MVA On Wheels at 848 High St., Chestertown; For list of Motor Vehicle Administration services offered see ad in this week’s issue or call 1-800-950-1MVA.

CANCELLED - Sat, April 18th 10am-12pm - Free Shredding Day hosted by Chesapeake Investment Advisors, 106 Spring Ave., Chestertown; Shredding by Shred Instead; Certificates of destruction available; Call 410-810-0735.

CANCELLED - Sun, April 19th 12pm-4pm - Annual Dinner at Queen Anne-Hillsboro Vol. Fire Co., 13512 First St., Queen Anne; $18/adult in advance, $8/ages 5-12 in advance, $20/adult at door, $10/ages 5-12 at door, ages 4 & under free; $15/carryouts; Country ham, fried chicken, chicken and dumplings, all the fixin’s, desserts; www.qahvfc.com.

Fri, April 24th - Deadline for applications for the Kent County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Award for $1,000 to a high school senior that resides in Kent County; For application and details call 410-810-2968; director@kentchamber.org.

Sat, April 25th 1pm-4pm - Annual Freedom Fund Scholarship Banquet at Bay Country Moose Family Center #831 Lodge Hall, 6154 Main St., Queenstown; QAC NAACP Branch #7024; “A Look Back to Move Forward”; Keynote speaker Rev. Kobi Little; $45/over age 18, $18/under age 18; Doors open 12pm; Food, singers, local vendors; Tickets must be purchased by April 1st; Call 443-480-5989, 540-819-3321 or 410-643-5514.

CANCELLED - Sat, April 25th 7am-10am - All You Can Eat Breakfast at Chester Lodge #115 A.F. & A.M., 124 Speer Rd., Chestertown; $9/adult, $4/child; Call 410-708-6281.