Upcoming Events

Every Thurs 3:30pm-5:30pm - Kent Island Farmer’s Market at Cult Classic Brewery, 1169 Shopping Center Rd (old Acme parking lot) Stevensville; Must wear mask; Variety of foods, herbs and much more; Call 410-643-3283.

Every Sat 8am-1pm - Easton Farmer’s Market at 100 N. Harrison St., municipal parking lot, Easton; Operating as a drive-through only; Rain or shine; Masks required; Details at www.avalonfoundation.org.

Every Sat 8am-12pm - Chestertown Farmer’s Market on High St. 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, and much more; Masks required; www.chestertownfarmersmarket.org.

Mon-Fri - MVA Online Appointments scheduled at https://mvascheduling.mva.maryland.gov; Appointments can be scheduled for learner’s permits, commercial driving tests, non-commercial driving tests, renewing driver’s license, identification cards, title work; Operating on a limited, appointment-only basis.

UM Shore Regional Health - Accepting donations of essential supplies for front line care providers, including personal protective equipment, sanitizing items, masks, money, food, etc.; Details at www.umms.org/covidhelp.

Farmers Wagon - An online farm-to-door market that offers a fast and easy way to have products from local food producers delivered directly to your door; Place orders at www.farmerswagon.org.

Through May 15th - Chesapeake Bay Striped Bass Trophy Season; One striped bass per person, per day, minimum size 35 in.; Details at www.news.maryland.gov/dnr.

Through August 5th - Deadline for 2021 MD Natural Resource Photo Contest; 1st, 2nd & 3rd place for seasonal categories: winter, spring, summer & fall; Facebook fan favorite also chosen; $10/up to 3 photos & $3/additional; Win cash, state parks passports, magazine subscriptions & more; Details at www.dnr.maryland.gov/Pages/photocontest.aspx; For questions, contact photocontest.dnr@maryland.gov.

Through August 20th - Send in your hunting and fishing photos for Tidewater Trader’s Hunt Issue; Hunting, fishing, crabbing, frog gigging, etc.; Email your photo in high resolution, as a tiff or jpeg file to info@tidewatertrader.com with “hunt issue photo” in the subject line.

Through Oct. 31st - ShoreRivers 2021 Photo Contest; Categories are wildlife, waterways, human interaction with nature, agriculture/restoration; Contest winners announced Dec. 1st; Details at www.shorerivers.org/photo-contest.

Wed, May 12th-26th - 50% Off women’s dresses and pants and men’s shirts at the Nearly New Shop, 320 High St. (corner of High & Spring Sts.), Chestertown; Mon/Wed/Fri 10am-4pm, Sat 9am-1pm; Benefits UM Shore Medical Center at Chestertown; Call 410-778-1781.

Wed, May 12th - Book Club with QAC Free Library; May 13th Beaded Animals, Reunimos, Outdoor Yoga; May 14th Cooking Crumpets; May 17th Outdoor Yoga; May 18th Bouncing Babies, Dungeons and Dragons, Compassion Fatigue; May 19th Read to Rover; All Programs are Virtual; Library Open to Public: Mon-Thurs 10:15am-5:45pm, closed for cleaning 1pm-3pm; Fri & Sat 9:15am-4:45pm, closed for cleaning 12pm-2pm; No appt. necessary, masks must be worn & social distancing measures; Call 410-758-0980 or 410-643-8161; 121 S. Commerce St., Centreville and 200 Liberty Circle, Stevensville; www.qaclibrary.org.

Wed, May 12th 7:30pm - Kent Co. Democratic Central Committee’s Kennedy-King Virtual Dinner; 6:45pm virtual social hour and music; Speaker Representative Jamie Raskin; Tickets include dinner to be picked up at Occasions Catering; Tickets at www.kentdems.org or Kent Co. Democratic Headquarters, 357 High St., Chestertown through May 9th; kentdemsmd@gmail.com.

Wed, May 12th 6pm - Comprehensive Rezoning and Update Task Force Meeting at the County Commissioners Hearing Room, 400 High St., Chestertown, via Teams or by phone; All members of the public are welcome; Must register; Call 410-778-7423; www.kentcounty.com/compzone.

Thurs, May 13th - Living Life After Losses and Asia and Asians in the 18th Century Mid-Atlantic with Kent County Public Library, 408 High St., Chestertown; May 19th Yard Waste Management; May 25th Purge to Clear Out; May 26th 7 Questions with KCPL’s Executive Director; May 29th & 31st Closed; Every Wed. Virtual Book Club; Curbside Pickup; In-building services Tues, Thurs & Sat; Dial-A-Story 1-888-964-2686; Call 410-778-3636; www.kentcountylibrary.org.