Upcoming Events

Wed-Sat, August 4th-7th - Caroline-Dorchester County Fair at Caroline County 4-H Park, 8230 Detour Road, Denton; Call 410-479-4030; www.caroline-dorchestercountyfair.org.

Wed, August 4th - Underwater Tails String Art at Kent County Public Library, 408 High St., Chestertown; Aug. 5th Harry Potter Fantastic Beasts Trivia, Underwater Tails String Art, Storytime; Aug. 10th Sleep the Third Pillar of Health, Storytime; Aug. 11th Dissect & Draw; Aug. 12th Basic Leather Working, Dissect & Draw; Summer Reading Program; Every Wed. Dial-A-Story 1-888-964-2686; Every Tues. Storytime; Call 410-778-3636; www.kentcountylibrary.org.

Wed, August 4th 5:30pm - Wine Down Wednesday at Hemingway’s Restaurant, 357 Pier 1 Rd., Stevensville; $25/pp includes signature drink & hors d’oeuvres; Sow the Seeds of Hope Campaign winner to win jet cooker & one bushel crabs; Call 410-739-4363; www.haven-ministries.org.

Wed, August 4th - Night Racing Spectator Cruise at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot St., St. Michaels; Aug. 7th Art on the Bay; Aug. 10th Paddling with the President; Every Fri, Sat & Sun Through Oct. Miles River Cruises; Summer Camps; Rising Tide Program for grades 6-9; Call 410-745-4941; www.cbmm.org.

Wed, August 4th - Bouncing Babies and Storytime with QAC Free Library; Aug. 5th Leave No Trace Adventures, Book Club, Reunimos; Aug. 6th T-Shirt Cape, Storytime; Aug. 9th Stempunk Necklaces, Reptile Wonders; Aug. 10th Song Cube, Storytime, Mother Goose on the Loose, Book Lovers Social; Aug. 11th Learn to Play the Ukulele, Bouncing Babies, Storytime; 121 S. Commerce St., Centreville and 200 Liberty Circle, Stevensville; Call 410-758-0980 or 410-643-8161; www.qaclibrary.org.

Thurs, August 5th & Mon, August 9th 8:30am-12:30pm - Free Covid-19 Testing by appointment only at 514 Washington Ave., #5, Chestertown; Must wear a face covering; Symptoms not required; Doctors order not required for ages 18 & older; Doctors order required for under age 18; Must live or work in a Kent County, MD zip code; Testing available every Mon. & Thurs. 8:30am-12:30pm; For appointment call 410-778-1350.

Thurs, August 5th - Painting A Day at Academy Art Museum, 114 N. Washington St., Easton; Aug. 6th-Oct. 3rd Close Introspection & Recent Photography Acquisitions Exhibits; Aug. 6th The Business of Art Workshop; Aug. 7th Still Life Creations; Aug. 9th Video Wizardry; Aug. 10th Pastel Workshop; Last Sat. Monthly Plein Air; Homeschool Mini Sessions; Summer Camps; Piano & Guitar Lessons; Voice Lessons; Call 410-822-2787; www.academyartmuseum.org.

Fri, August 6th - Wings Dinner at Elks Lodge #2474, 8631 Bell Rose Lane, off Rt. 20, Chestertown; Call for time 410-778-6370.

Fri, August 6th 5pm-7pm - First Friday Celebration in Downtown Chestertown; Extended shopping hours; www.downtownchestertown.org.

Fri-Sun, August 6th-8th - Wheat Threshing, Steam & Gas Engine Show at Rt. 313 between Denton and Federalsburg; See trains in action; Free entertainment, good food; Exhibitors welcome; Follow on Facebook; Call 410-673-2414, 410-754-8422 or 302-349-5508; threshermen@gmail.com or www.threshermen.org.

Fri-Sun, August 6th-8th - Short Attention Span Theatre 10 minute play festival at Garfield Center for the Arts, 210 High St., Chestertown; Call 410-810-2060; www.garfieldcenter.org.

Fri, August 6th - Brood X Drawing at Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Rd., Ridgely; Aug. 11th Yarning, Botanical Art League; Aug. 13th Open Botanical Art Studio; Every Sat & Sun in Aug. Crafty Weekends; Through Sept. 30th Outdoor Sculpture Invitational; Virtual Exhibits; Zoom Book Club; Call 410-634-2847; www.adkinsarboretum.org.

Sat, August 7th 7:30am-3pm - Special Olympics Maryland Kayaking Time Trials at Washington College Boathouse, 475 S. Cross St., Chestertown; Volunteers needed; Call 410-242-1515; www.somd.org; volunteers@somd.org.

Sat, August 7th - All About Arts Day, Open House & Outdoor Arts Fair at Kent Island Federation of Arts, 405 Main St., Stevensville; Aug. 4th-29th Youth and Adult Student Show; Call 410-643-7424; www.kifa.us.

Sat, August 7th 10am - Mount Harmon Lotus Public Paddle with Sultana Foundation; Kayaks, paddles & lifejackets provided; Bring water, snack & binoculars; Call 410-778-5954; www.sultanaeducation.org/public-programs.