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September 2012

Fall Colors Art Show
Date: Saturday the 1st
Sept. 1 to Oct. 31, 2012
Time: Daily 10am to 5pm
Location: Skipjack Hallway, Heron Point of Chestertown, MD
Contact: Barbara Finneson
PH: 410-778-3224
Email: finneson@verizon.net
Fall Colors will be the theme for the Heron Point artists and residents to use for their fall art exhibit.
Live Playwrights' Society
Date: Tuesday the 4th
Time: 7:30pm
Location: The Garfield Center For the Arts at the Prince Theater
URL: www.liveplaywrightssociety.org/
Because of the Labor day holiday, Sep. will be on Tuesday night.
Join us on the 1st Monday of each month for a night of reading local scripts. LPS is a forum for budding playwrights, and they also welcome readers, critics, and observers.
Artworks Clay Studio Show
Date: Friday the 7th
Wed-Sat thru September 29, 2012
Time: 5-8pm
Location: Artworks, 306 Park Row, Chestertown
Contact: Artworks
PH: 410-778-6300
Email: artworkschestertown@verizon.net
URL: www.artworkschestertown.org
Warm earthy clay takes on various guises beneath colorful, rich glazes and the hands of our students and instructors from Artworks' Clay Studio at The Arts at Still Pond Station. From vessels thrown on wheels to hand built forms, mosaics, and more, September's show is all about clay.
Music in the Park - Kings of Crownsville
Date: Saturday the 8th
Time: 7-8:30pm
Location: Fountain Park Chestertown MD
URL: http://www.chestertown.com/events/musicpark/
Beautiful blend of Rock-a-Billy and Blues
Art's Alive at RiverArts
Date: Friday the 14th
Time: 7-10pm
Location: 315 High Street Suite 106 Chestertown, MD
Contact: RiverArts
PH: 410-778-6300
Email: riverarts@verizon.net
Gala fundraiser to celebrate the union of Chestertown Arts League and ArtWorks - now to be known as RiverArts. It will be a night of food, fun, music and community building with silent auctions and appreciation of art, crafts and living masterpieces.
Chestertown Jazz Festival
Date: Saturday the 15th
September 15, 2012
Time: 10:30am-6pm
Location: Wilmer Park
Contact: Melvin S. Rapelyea
PH: 443-480-8944
Email: mrapelyea@msn.com
Gospel Brunch with 100 voice choir opens up the event at 11am. Followed by three local Jazz bands. Afternoon acts include Felicia Carter, Project Natale and International Acts, Giacomo Gates and Frederic Yonnet. Food and drink vendors all day.
There will be an admission fee.
Sophie Kerr Lecture Series:
Date: Wednesday the 19th
Time: 4:30pm
Location: Rose O'Neill Literary House, Washington College, 300 Washington Avenue, Che
Contact: Kathryn Bursick
PH: 410-778-7899
Email: kbursick2@washcoll.edu
URL: www.english.washcoll.edu/sophiekerrlegacy/lectures
Barry McGovern is an Irish actor who has had a long career in theater, film, TV and radio. He is regarded by many as one of the leading exponents of the work of Samuel Beckett. His one-man Beckett show, I'll Go On, produced by Dublin's Gate Theatre, has played worldwide.
Open Mic Night
Date: Wednesday the 26th
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Garfield Center for the Arts at Prince Theatre
Contact: Lucia Foster
PH: 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
Community Block Party Gala Event
Date: Friday the 28th
Time: 6pm
Location: Garfield Center for the Arts
Contact: The Garfield Center for the Arts
PH: 410-810-2060
URL: www.garfieldcenter.org/event/anniversary-gala/
2012 Gala Block Party featuring entertainment by Pam Ortiz Trio, Sombarkin, & the Bratcher Project. Come be our guests and enjoy FREE refreshments, popcorn, face painting, street games, dancing, ice cream treats and more surprises! Beer and wine available for sale.
Black Tie Gala & Cocktail Party
Date: Saturday the 29th
Time: 6:30pm
Location: The Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theater
PH: 410-810-2060
URL: www.garfieldcenter.org/event/anniversary-gala/
Cocktail Party - Music provided by Stef Scaggiari with hors díoeuvres in the Kohl Lobby and under the stars. Black Tie Gala Dance - Dance to the music of The Garfield Center Big Band featuring Julie Hall. Champagne & Dessert intermission and presentation of the Seventh Annual Kenny Award. $75 General Admission $125 Prefered Seating

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