SAVE THE DATE(S) for a Celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month in Kent County!
E(Ñ)E: Alianza para la Cultura y Comunidad Hispana, the Kent County Local Management Board, and the Kent Cultural Alliance Present:
Celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month / Celebracion del mes de la Herencia Hispana
- ARTE Y POESIA / Art & Poetry
Friday, September 8, 2023 – 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Raimond Cultural Center
Paintings by Fredy Granillo, Poems by Iris Figueroa, Masks and Textiles of Latin America.
The exhibit is up until October 7, 2023.
- FIESTA LATINA
Saturday, September 16, 2023
9:00 am – 3:00 pm at the Raimond Cultural Center, as part of Chestertown A&E District Art Walk, Talavera painting/display
10 am – 12 noon – KIDSPOT (from Chestertown Riverarts) in the Gallery at Raimond Cultural Center, Talavera workshops for children.
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Fiesta Bailable y Comida Para la Venta / Dance Party & Food Trucks
On Park Row in Chestertown, on the West Side of Fountain Park. Free. DJ Amadeo!
- DANZA Y CULTURA
Saturday, September 30, 2023 4:00 pm at the Raimond Cultural Center
KENT CULTURAL ALLIANCE ADDS MARLON SAUNDERS TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The Kent Cultural Alliance (KCA) has elected Marlon Saunders to its Board of Directors. KCA Director John Schratwieser warmly welcomed Saunders, stating, “Marlon’s talent and passion, honed over a 20-year collaboration, make him an ideal fit for our mission. These recent years of close collaboration convinced me he should join us, and I’m thrilled he said yes!”
Marlon Saunders is an accomplished composer, singer, producer, and playwright whose collaborations with various artists have included Michael Bublé, Sting, Angelique Kidjo, Michael Jackson, Lauryn Hill, Elvis Costello, Billy Joel, Shania Twain, Bobby McFerrin, and more.