Events in March 2015

17994610Wednesday, March 4, 2015 6:00 pm
6th Annual Pat Nielsen Poetry Prize
Bookplate, 112 S. Cross Street. Chestertown, MD

The Chester River Association will host the 6th Annual Pat Nielsen Poetry Prize presentation at 6 p.m. on March 4 at the Bookplate, 112 S. Cross Street




Kevin Harris Art Show Jan 16 2014Friday, March 6, 2015 5:00 pm
Kevin Harris Art Show – Closing Reception
Music by Andre Sisco and friends
Charles Sumner Post #25 GAR – 206 S. Queen St. Chestertown, MD
Kevin Harris, a native of Kent County, studied commercial art in high school, and graphic layout at the Digital Arts Institute in Baltimore. He has been painting on and off for over thirty years. His rebirth as an artist occurred three years ago, and since then has focused on abstract work representing African American culture with an emphasis on spirituality and experience in the community today. His highly original work is painted on glass, from behind with acrylics and other mediums. Curated by Marilee Schumann and Fai Wilson.


Wednesday, March 18, 2015 7 – 10 pm
10th Annual Women Helping Women
Garfield Center for the Arts – 210 High St. Chestertown, MD
Tickets: $25

Celebrate ten years of Women Helping Women and Dr. Maria Boria’s 85th birthday.

Producer: Sue Matthews • Musical director: Joe Holt • Host: Jen Friedman • Percussionist: Bob Ortiz

Performers: Kate Bennett • Sydney Berna • Madeleine Berna • Deb Campbell • Sylvia Frazier • Jen Friedman • Meredith Hadaway • Rebekah Hardy • Diane Landskroener • Beth Anne Langrell • Jodie Littleton • Sue Matthews • Beth McDonald • Melissa McGlynn • Pam Ortiz • Barbara Parker • Mary Phelps • Mary Simmons • Karen Somerville

Doc & Marilyn GARSaturday, March 21, 2015
The Doc Stevens and Marilyn Show – ole time music


malcolm xSaturday, March 28, 2015
Malcolm X – poetry, film, and music


Pam Ortiz BandFriday, March 27 at 7:00 pm

Pam Ortiz Band – music from Red Devil Moon, and more
Charles Sumner Post #25 GAR – 206 S. Queen St. Chestertown, MD