January Events in Kent County, MD

  • The Garden Puppet Theatre–Mini-Museum
  • Tuesday, January 1   |  Month of January 1-31
  • This event runs January 1–31
  • Location: Kent County Visitor Center
  • Contact: Patsy Hornaday
  • Phone: 410-778-5841
  • Email: tph203@verizon.net
  • URL: www.kentcounty.com/tourism/
  • Ongoing exhibit throughout the year. Promoting the arts of puppetry and gardening in Kent County and the Martha Washington garden at the Visitor Center located in Chestertown at Cross & Maple Streets.
  • Marc and Ken Castelli Art Show
  • Wednesday, January 2   |  10am-5pm daily
  • This event runs January 2 to February 14, 2013
  • Location: Heron Point, 501 E. Campus Ave. Chestertown
  • Contact: Barbara Finneson
  • Phone: 410-778-3224
  • Email: finneson@verizon.net
  • This is a spectacular father and son show of paintings of the Chesapeake Bay and its watermen. Marc works in watercolor and Ken works in oils. Some of Ken's ship models will also be on display
  • Chestertown's 1st Fridays
  • Friday, January 4   |  5–8pm
  • Location: Downtown Chestertown
  • URL: www.kentcounty.com/artsentertainment
  • Meander the red-brick, tree-lined sidewalks of Historic Chestertown, while enjoying extended shop hours and arts and entertainment throughout Downtown. For a list of activities, please check this calendar for specific listings.
  • The Artists' gallery winter sale
  • Friday, January 4   |  Jan.4- Jan 31. 10-5pm Sun. 12:30-4:30pm closed Mon.
  • Location: 239 High St. Chestertown Md.
  • Contact: The Artists' Gallery
  • Phone: 410-778-2425
  • 15% off designated paintings and crafts
  • RiverArts Children's Show
  • Friday, January 4   |  5-8pm First Friday
  • This event runs January 4-26, 2013
  • Location: Chestertown RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106
  • Contact: Chestertown RiverArts
  • Phone: 410-778-6300
  • Email: RiverArts@verizon.net
  • URL: www.ChestertownRiverArts.org
  • Full of imagination and color, the Annual Children's Show spotlights the work of talented students from our local schools.
  • Live Playwrights' Society
  • Monday, January 7   |  7:30pm
  • Location: Garfield Center for the Arts at Prince Theatre
  • Contact: Lucia Foster
  • Phone: 410-810-2060
  • Email: lfoster@garfieldcenter.org
  • URL: www.garfieldcenter.org
  • The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. (Free!) New plays are read and critiqued each month!
  • Choral Concert
  • Friday, January 18   |  7:30pm
  • Location: Emmanuel Church, 101 N. Cross St., Chestertown, MD
  • Contact: Laura Kaufmann
  • Phone: 410 778 3477
  • Email: emmanuel778@verizon.net
  • URL: www.emmanuelchesterparish.org
  • The Changed Voice Choir, composed of graduates of the Maryland Boy Choir, will perform a concert of sacred and secular music at Emmanuel Church. Mostly from the Baltimore area, the young men have performed throughout Maryland and the United States. Tickets are available at the door: $20 for adults. Students and children are free. Meet the performers afterwards!
  • Kent Chamber Music Concert
  • Saturday, January 19   |  7pm
  • Location: St. Paul's Parish Kent, 7579 Sandy Bottom Road, Chestertown
  • Contact: Faith Souders
  • Phone: 410-810-2805
  • Email: fsouders@atlanticbb.net
  • URL: www.kentchambermusic.com
  • Fairmount Chamber Ensemble: an ensemble that has been performing in the Philadelphia area since l984 featuring Taia Harlos, violin, Beth Dzwil, viola, and Lynne Bratlie Belier, cello. Tickets $15.
  • Midstream - Kelly Parisi Castro & Alessandra Manzotti
  • Friday, January 25   |  Wed-Fri 11-3. Sat 10-4
  • This event runs Jan. 25 - Feb. 24, 2013
  • Location: Carla Massoni Gallery, 203 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620
  • Contact: Carla Massoni
  • Phone: 410-778-7330
  • Email: info@massoniart.com
  • URL: www.massoniart.com
  • Midstream - "an intermediate stage in an act or process." Artist/photographers Castro & Manzotti will exhibit new prints from "in process" bodies of work.
  • Axiom Brass/Washington College Community Concert Series
  • Friday, January 25   |  7:30pm
  • Location: Hotchkiss Recital Hall, Gibson Center for the Arts
  • Contact: Kate Bennett
  • Phone: 410-778-7839
  • Email: kbennett2@washcoll.edu
  • URL: www.wascoll.edu
  • Brass quintet concert
  • Open Mic NIght
  • Wednesday, January 30   |  7:30pm
  • Location: Garfield Center for the Arts at Prince Theatre
  • Contact: Lucia Foster
  • Phone: 410-810-2060
  • Email: lfoster@garfieldcenter.org
  • URL: www.garfieldcenter.org
  • 'Open Mic Night' is free and open to all ages! Hosted by Ford Schumann - To request a time slot, Email Ford at fordo1@aol.com

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