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           Below are links that will show you what is happening in and around Easton,

         (and what you've missed in the past!)

         August  2016

         September 2016   October 2016   November 2016   December 2016

August 2016

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Main Galleries will be closed Oct 10 - Nov 18; 2nd Floor Gallery closed Oct 10 - 15th & Nov 27 - Dec 2nd. Back Galleries closed Oct. 10 - 22nd; Nov 28 - Dec 9th. Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

Yoga Classes with Vinyasa Flow with Heather Hilton - Wednesday & Fridays 8 - 9 AM. Charge $10 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Hatha Yoga with Cavin Moore - Wednesday 6:30 PM & Friday 4:30 PM. Charge $10 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Zumba with Shaun Skinner - Monday at 5:30 PM. Charge $6 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Booty Boot Camp with Shaun Skinner - Wednesday at 5:30 PM. Charge $6 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Adkins Arboretum Thursday Dog Walks - 10 - 11 AM. Join Arboretum staff and/or volunteers for a stroll along the best paths for exploring with your furry friend. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

St. Michaels Museum at St. Mary's Square - Permanent Collection consists of 3 restored local buildings from the 19th Century displaying period artifacts. Open May through October Fri 1 -4 PM; Sat 10  AM - 4 PM & Sun 1 - 4 PM. Admission charge $3 Adults & $1 Youth. Walking Tours Available $10 Adults & $5 Youth. St. Michaels Museum, St. Mary's Square, St. Michaels. 410-745-0561.

Bingo Every Friday Night - Doors open at 6:30 PM; games start at 7:30 PM. Food provided by the Easton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. Easton Volunteer Fire Department, Creamery Lane, 315 Aurora Street, Easton. 410-822-4848.

First Saturday of the Month Ballroom & Latin Dance Party Sponsored by USA Dance Easton, Chapter 6099 - 7:15 - 8 PM Early Bird Dance lesson; 8 - 10 PM Monthly Ballroom & Latin Dance Party with music by DJ. Beginners and singles are welcomed and encouraged to come. The venue is smoke and alcohol free; dress is casual, no spike heels are permitted. YMCA, 202 Peach Blossom Road, Easton. Admission $12/$10 USA Dance & YMCA members. 410-758-8266.

Chesapeake Ghost Walks/Bus Tours - Featuring Maryland's most haunted streets, building and graveyards. The ghost walk tours are approximately 2 hrs long & bus tours are approximately 4 1/2 hrs and include Historic districts of towns throughout the Eastern Shore. Advance reservation required. Charge $9 - $32 per person.  Tickets & schedule available on line. E-mail: tours@chesapeakeghostwalks.com 443-735-0771.

Dancing on the Shore - Tuesday & Thursday - 7 PM & 8 PM. Ballroom, Latin, Swing & Country Western Dance Group Classes. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-482-6169.

Summer Concert Series Every Thursday Evening - 6:30 - 8 PM.  throughout the summer. Come join us for the music by the harbor. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, friends, family, neighbors and picnic baskets. Non-alcoholic beverages only. Sponsored by the St. Michaels Community Center. Weather permitting concerts take place in Muskrat Park, Fremont Street, St. Michaels. 410-745-6073.

Easton's Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM beginning April 16th - December. Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Harrison Street Parking Lot, Easton.
 
St. Michaels FreshFarm Market  - Every Saturday 8:30- 11:30 AM beginning April 16th - October 8th. Fremont Street., St. Michaels.
 
Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester welcomes you to sail, (May through October), on the beautiful Choptank River from historic Cambridge for a two-hour Saturday Sails, (1 - 3 PM), departing from Long Wharf at the end of High Street. Admission $30 Adults/$10 children 6 - 12 years of age. Reserve online www.skipjack-nathan.org 410-228-7141 E-mail: info@skipjack-nathan.org

Aug 1 - 7: Selections from the Grover Batts Collection Exhibition - Academy Art Museum Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Aug 5: The Great Chesapeake Balloon & Wine Festival - 5 PM. 15 Hot Air Balloons. Come join in the fun - lots to see and do! Passenger flights available flying over beautiful Talbot County. Must Register at Pilot stand by 5:30 PM. The flight lasts 30 -45 minutes; $225 per person with cash payment. Triple Creek Winery, 11138 Three Bridge Branch Road, Cordova.

Aug 5: Street Scenes by Louis Escobedo Exhibition Opening Reception - 5 - 8 PM. 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.

Aug 5: Toby Walker - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Stoltz Listening Room, 2nd Floor, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 6: The Great Chesapeake Balloon & Wine Festival  - 8 AM. 15 Hot Air Balloons. Come join in the fun - lots to see and do! Passenger flights available flying over beautiful Talbot County. Must Register at Pilot stand by 5:30 AM. The flight lasts 30 -45 minutes; $225 per person with cash payment. Triple Creek Winery, 11138 Three Bridge Branch Road, Cordova.
 
Aug 6 - Sep 30: Street Scenes by Louis Escobedo Exhibition - 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.
 
Aug 6: The Kennedys - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Stoltz Listening Room, 2nd Floor,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 11: An intimate Solo Acoustic Listening Performance by Citizen Cope - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 11 - 14: 12th Annual Chesapeake Bay Buyboat Reunion - 8 AM. Chesapeake Bay's historic buyboats are coming to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot St., St. Michaels.
 
Aug 11 & 12: An Intimate Solo Acoustic Listening Performance by Citizen Cope (2 shows) - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 12: Frank Viele and Kentavius Jones - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 13: 37th Annual Rescue Fire Company SEAFOOD FEAST-I-VAL - 1 - 6 PM. Gates open at 1 PM. Sailwinds Park, 200 Byrn Street, Cambridge, MD. Advance tickets are available for $37 prior to August 7th. Admission $40 adults & $10 children 5 to 12 years of age. Rain or Shine! E-mail: info@seafoodfestival.com 410-228-1211.
 
Aug 13: Tidewater Inn Concert Series: Delmarva Big Band - 7 PM. Harrison Street, between Goldsborough and Dover Sts., Easton. Sponsored by the Tidewater Inn and the Avalon Foundation. Bring your lawn chair and dancing shoes! FREE. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 14: 7th Annual Watermen's Appreciation Day & Crab Feast - 10 AM - 5 PM. In celebration of the Chesapeake watermen and their heritage, featuring a "watermen's rodeo" boat docking contest, live music, celebrity appearances, children's on-the-water activities, scenic river cruises, and a silent auction. Steamed crabs, beer, and other foods and beverages are available for purchase. Proceeds benefit CBMM and the Talbot County Watermen's Association. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Admission charge.
 
Aug 19: Danny Burns  - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Stoltz Listening Room, 2nd Floor,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 20: 5th Annual Craft Beer and Maryland Wine Festival "Kegs and Corks" - Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds 1450 General's Highway Crownsville, MD 21032. Admission charge.
 
Aug 20: Chesapeake Ghost Walk Easton - 8 PM. 1.5 mile walks wind through the Historic District and gives a good history of the town as well as a little about the mystery that exists there. An excellent way to explore Easton. Tickets & schedule available on line. Adults $15, children ages 8 - 12years of age $9.  E-mail: tours@chesapeakeghostwalks.com 443-735-0771.
 
Aug 20: Tidewater Inn Concert Series:  US Army Band Downrange - 7 PM. Harrison Street, between Goldsborough and Dover Sts., Easton. Sponsored by the Tidewater Inn and the Avalon Foundation. Bring your lawn chair and dancing shoes! FREE. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 20: 2016 Southern Maryland Wine, Jazz, R&B, Funk Fest - 9 AM - 9 PM. Featuring wineries from around the state, unique retail and food vendors, and a host of local and nationally recognized performers. Calvert County Fairgrounds,140 Calvert Fair Dr., Prince Frederick, MD Advance ticket purchase recommended. Admission charge.
 
Aug 20: 5th Annual Great Eastern Shore Tomato Festival - Event to take place along the Nanticoke River in Vienna. Melon Mayhem in the style of "Punkin' Chunkin", tomato war, children's crafts, family games and a silent auction of art submissions. Tomato Flights will be offered for $5 boarding pass, guests can sample five tomato dishes, including tomato jam, tomato pie and chocolate tomato cake. Tommy Tomato will be on hand 11 AM - 2 PM, and will demonstrate how to make fried green tomatoes. Design your own T-shirts, or purchase already designed T-shirts, or bring your own to stamp with one of several images for $5 per printing. Local entertainment, and a parade including the Tomato Queen or King. Sponsored by the Dorchester County Historical Society. Vienna, MD. 410-228-7953.
 
Aug 20: Le Hatchery Galleria "Indoor/Outdoor Artisan and Craft Festival" - 10 AM - 5 PM. Works from resident artisans, lots of fun craft vendors from around the area, pit beef and kettle corn, and an opportunity to do a little early Holiday shopping. Le Hatchery Galleria, 125 Kemp Lane, Easton. 410-310-5070.
 
Aug 20: Country Gentleman Tribute - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 20 & 21: Celebrating 12 Years of Savings Blue Moon Sale - 9 AM - 4 PM. The sale takes place in the parking lot in front of the store. Truly a vast array of furniture, home accents and gifts that we're packing into three giant tents at 50% discount. Bountiful, 218 N. Washington Street, Talbotown Shopping Center, Easton. 
 
Aug 21: Taste of Summer Festival - 10 AM - 3 PM. WBOC Radio 102.5 will be broadcasting great music from their radio van and bringing their prize wheel with lots of great giveaways. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery will be sampling and selling their great wines. Fun food and contests, featuring Deep Fried Oreos, Popcorn, Sno Cones, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs and more. Pie Eating Contest at 11 AM; and the Watermelon Eating Contest at 1 PM. Visit some great vendors under the tent....BLISS, Simon Babycat Soap, Medura Original, Kaye's Treasures and others. The best of summer bounty to taste and take home - local sweet corn, watermelon, tomatoes and more! Emily's Produce, 2206 Church Creek Road, Cambridge. 443-521-0789.
 
Aug 25: Bumper Jacksons - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 26: Anna Burgess and Jayme D - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 26: Hambleton Creek Release Party Featuring Driven Women Band - 6 - 8:30 PM. Offering free tastings of Hambleton Creek plus small bites and goodtimes, set to the backdrop of the vineyard and the beautiful Chester River. Live entertainment by the Driven Women Band, and old time string band from Maryland's Eastern Shore. Wine will be available for purchase by the glass or bottle. Bring a picnic and a lawn chair or blanket! Food and non alcoholic drinks may be brought to the winery but no other alcohol is allowed on property, (per Maryland Law). Clovelly Vineyards, 301 Clovelly Lane, Chester, Md. 21620. Admission $20 per person. E-mail: info@clovellyvineyards.com 410-708-1775.
 
Aug 27: Tidewater Inn Concert Series: Mule Train - 7 PM. Harrison Street, between Goldsborough and Dover Sts., Easton. Sponsored by the Tidewater Inn and the Avalon Foundation. Bring your lawn chair and dancing shoes! FREE. 410-822-7299.

September 2016

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Main Galleries will be closed Oct 10 - Nov 18; 2nd Floor Gallery closed Oct 10 - 15th & Nov 27 - Dec 2nd. Back Galleries closed Oct. 10 - 22nd; Nov 28 - Dec 9th. Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

Adkins Arboretum Thursday Dog Walks - 10 - 11 AM. Join Arboretum staff and/or volunteers for a stroll along the best paths for exploring with your furry friend. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

St. Michaels Museum at St. Mary's Square - Permanent Collection consists of 3 restored local buildings from the 19th Century displaying period artifacts. Open May through October Fri 1 -4 PM; Sat 10  AM - 4 PM & Sun 1 - 4 PM. Admission charge $3 Adults & $1 Youth. Walking Tours Available $10 Adults & $5 Youth. St. Michaels Museum, St. Mary's Square, St. Michaels. 410-745-0561.

Bingo Every Friday Night - Doors open at 6:30 PM; games start at 7:30 PM. Food provided by the Easton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. Easton Volunteer Fire Department, Creamery Lane, 315 Aurora Street, Easton. 410-822-4848.

First Saturday of the Month Ballroom & Latin Dance Party Sponsored by USA Dance Easton, Chapter 6099 - 7:15 - 8 PM Early Bird Dance lesson; 8 - 10 PM Monthly Ballroom & Latin Dance Party with music by DJ. Beginners and singles are welcomed and encouraged to come. The venue is smoke and alcohol free; dress is casual, no spike heels are permitted. YMCA, 202 Peach Blossom Road, Easton. Admission $12/$10 USA Dance & YMCA members. 410-758-8266.

Dancing on the Shore - Tuesday & Thursday - 7 PM & 8 PM. Ballroom, Latin, Swing & Country Western Dance Group Classes. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-482-6169.

Easton's Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM beginning April 16th - December. Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Harrison Street Parking Lot, Easton.
 
St. Michaels FreshFarm Market  - Every Saturday 8:30- 11:30 AM beginning April 16th - October 8th. Fremont Street., St. Michaels.
 
Talbot Cinema Society movies are shown on the 1st Sunday of each month,  3:30 PM. Except in Sept. (11); Jan (8); & Feb (12), to avoid conflicts with holidays and Super Bowl Sunday. Movies are preceded with introductions. More information on each film is available at the Internet Movie Database, (imdb.com). Easton Premier Cinemas, Tred Avon Plaza, Marlboro Road, Easton. Season admission $45 per person.
 
Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester welcomes you to sail, (May through October), on the beautiful Choptank River from historic Cambridge for a two-hour Saturday Sails, (1 - 3 PM), departing from Long Wharf at the end of High Street. Admission $30 Adults/$10 children 6 - 12 years of age. Reserve online www.skipjack-nathan.org 410-228-7141 E-mail: info@skipjack-nathan.org
 
Sep 1 - 30: Street Scenes by Louis Escobedo Exhibition - 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. Gallery will closed September 15 - 17. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.
 
Sep 1: The Brother Brothers - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Sep 2: "Boadacious Blossoms: The Beauty of the Bloom" Opening Reception - 5 - 8 PM. Featured florals by selected artist. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.
 
Sep 2 - Oct 4: "Boadacious Blossoms: The Beauty of the Bloom" - Featured florals by selected artist. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.
 
Sep 2: 6th Monty Alexander Jazz Festival The Magic of Gershwin with Ted Rosenthal and Chuck Reed - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Jazz on the Chesapeake . Admission Charge. 410-819-0380.
 
Sep 3: First Saturday Walks - 10 AM. Join a docent naturalist to discover the Arboretum's rich and unique native plant habitats. Explore mature and young native forests, meadows, a wetland, rain and pollinator gardens. The Native Plant Nursery, and the children's teaching garden. Tours begin at the Visitor's Center and last approximately one hour. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 3: 6th Monty Alexander Jazz Festival United States Army Jazz Ambassadors -  10 AM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Jazz on the Chesapeake. Admission Charge. 410-819-0380.
 
Sep 3: 6th Monty Alexander Jazz Festival Brunch at the Tidewater Inn  - 11:45-1:30 PM. Tidewater Inn, 101 E. Dover Street, Easton. Jazz on the Chesapeake. Advanced Reservation Required 410-822-1300.
 
Sep 3: 6th Monty Alexander Jazz Festival The Musical Universe of Dominick Farinacci -  2 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Jazz on the Chesapeake. Admission Charge. 410-819-0380.
 
Sep 3: 6th Monty Alexander Jazz Festival The Full Monty! -  8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Jazz on the Chesapeake. Admission Charge. 410-819-0380.
 
Sep 3: 19th Annual Charity Boat Auction - Gates Open 8 AM; Tag Sale 9 AM; BBQ 10 AM; Beer 10:30 AM; Auction 11 AM. More than 90 boats - ranging in size and performance from sailing dinghies to cabin cruisers will be auctioned off. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Admission charge.
 
Sep 3 & 4: St. Michaels Art League's Annual "Under The Tent" Art Show & Sale - Sept. 3rd 10 AM - 5 PM & Sept. 4th 12:30 PM - 5 PM. Demonstrations, (including pottery throwing),  featuring various mediums by art league members: Acrylics; Ceramics; Colored Pencils on Mylar; Oils: Pastels, and Watercolors. St. Luke's United Methodist Church, (under Tent), 304 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Free admission. Open to Public. 410-310-8382 or 410-745-2329.
 
Sep 4: 6th Monty Alexander Jazz Festival The Spirit of Cyrus Chestnut - 2 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Jazz on the Chesapeake. Admission Charge. 410-819-0380.
 
Sep 9: Night Out At The Nursery - 4 - 7 PM. Join us on a sunlit late-summer evening to shop for plants and socialize while listening to live music and noshing on light refreshments. Cash Wine and beer bar. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 10: Native Plant Nursery Open House - 10 AM - 4 PM. Welcome fall with a day at the Native Plant Nursery! A great selection of trees, shrubs, perennials, grasses, and more will be available for fall planting. Following the open house, the Nursery will remain open Thurs - Sat through October. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 10: Bird Migration Walks - Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission charge. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 10: St. Luke's Craft Show & Book Sale - 9 AM - 3 PM. "on the lawn" at St. Luke's Church, 304 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels
 
Sep 10: Second Saturday "Art Night Out" - St. Michaels art galleries are alive with special events for their launch of their monthly Second Saturday. Take a walking tour of our six fine art galleries on Talbot Street. Turn and afternoon into a "night out" with dinner at a local restaurant, shopping, and free Shakespeare in the Park.
 
Sep 10: Shakespeare in the Park! 7:30 - 9:30 PM. Brown Box Theater's theatrical feast that defies genre lines "Cymbeline." Open and free to the public. Muskrat Park on the Harbor, St. Michaels. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy theatre on the St. Michaels Waterfront. Rain location St. Michaels Middle/High School Auditorium.
 
Sep 10:  Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery & the Iron Club of Maryland Host The Vineyard Dash 5k - 10 AM. Scenic trail-run through the vineyards. Immediately following the race is the 7th Annual Harvest Festival featuring agricultural arts and crafts, grape stomping, live music and much more. Wine available for tasting and purchase. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna, MD 21869. Register online for the 5k. e-mail: info@laytonschance.com
 
Sep 10: Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery 7th Annual Harvest Festival - 11 AM. Day long celebration of the end of our Harvest season! Plenty to do for adults and kids a like. Food and craft vendors, hayrides, agricultural demonstrations, grape stomping, moon bounce, fishing derby, and so much more! Live concert with Barren Creek playing all favorite oldies and classic rock favorites from 3 - 6 PM. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna, MD 21869. E-mail: info@laytonschance.com Advance tickets sale $7 for 21+ years of age/$10 ad door for 21+ years of age; Gold Leaf Members and under 21 years of age Free.
 
Sep 10: Members' Nursery Fall Open House - One perk of Arboretum membership is advance access to the Nursery's wide and varied selection of plants. Join fellow members, (or join that day).  Significant discount on plants for members. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 10: Comedian Krish Mohan  - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Sep 10 & 11: 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival "Savor the Bay" - Sat 10 AM - 9 PM; Sun 10 AM - 7 PM. A variety of delicious seafood, exciting demonstrations and competitions, toe tapping musical entertainment, kids activities, loads of shopping options, vendors, exhibits, contests and more. Enjoy the extensive variety of activities, the good food and drink, and a relaxing great time on the beautiful shore of the Chesapeake Bay! Sandy Point State Park, Route 50, West Side of Chesapeake Bay Bridge, Annapolis. Admission Charge, children 12 years and younger free. Tickets available online.
 
Sep 10: Bird Migration Walk - 8 - 10 AM.  Join Wayne Bell on a guided bird walk through the Arboretum's forest and meadows. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 11: Tin Men Presented by the Talbot Cinema Society- 3:30 PM. Meeting and introduction by Tom Hughes. Easton Premier Cinemas, Tred Avon Plaza, Marlboro Road, Easton. Admission is free for this showing. Season admission $45 per person.
 
Sep 11: Jonathan Edwards - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Sep 16: Robbie Schaefer - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Sep 17: Soup n'Walks Sunny Meadows - 11 AM - 1:30 PM. Join a guided walk with a docent naturalist followed by a delicious and nutritious lunch and a brief talk about nutrition. Catch a glimpse of golden brown grasses, yellow and purple flowers, and bluebirds and dragonflies. Plants of interest include milkweed, black-eyed Susan, goldenrod, Indiangrass, big bluestem, and sumac berries. Copies of recipes are provided. All Gift shop purchases are 20% off on Soup n'Walk days. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission for members $20/$25 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 17: Motown & More - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Sep 17: Children's Art Day - 9 AM - Noon. A St. Michaels Art League fun event is FREE for all children wanting to try painting under the coaching and guidance of League member artists. All materials and supplies are provided for the children to create their own art work, including acrylic paints, brushes, panels and easels. Bring a smock! "on the lawn" at St. Luke's Church, 304 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels.
 
Sep 17: Tri Tilghman - Pre-registration. 5K run, 10-mile bicycle course, and a 3-mile kayak course. Participants need to arrive with kayaks and bicycles in place by 7:30 AM. Pre-race meeting at 7:45 AM at the starting line. Registration fee $20 per segment; $50 for full event. Sponsored by Phillips Wharf Environmental Center, 6129 Tilghman Island Road, Tilghman. E-mail: phillipswharfec@gmail.com
 
Sep 22: Talbot Mentors Presents the Second City - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Sep 23: Hannah Gill and The Hours - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Sep 24: Frederick Douglass Day 2016 - 10 AM - 4 PM. Annual dedication to Talbot County's most famous native son. Activities include a street parade, with a variety of local marching bands, a welcome ceremony on the Court House lawn, a children's village, entertainment stage, guest speakers and a guided walking tour of "The Hill". Event sponsored by the Frederick Douglass Honor Society; The Town of Easton, and the Talbot Country Free Library. Admission Free. 
 
Sep 24: Smithsonian Museum Day - Enjoy free admission, a guided walk with docent Margan Glover, music by Nevin Dawson at 2 PM., and shopping at the Native Plant Nursery for the region's largest selection of ornamental natives for fall planting. Hands-on children's activities will be available throughout the day. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission Free. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 24: Magic Weekend - TBA. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission charge. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 25: 10th St. Michaels Consours d'Elegance - 10 AM - 4 PM. A day of casual elegance, Senior Award winning Automobiles, food, refreshment, and celebration. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot Street, Foggs Cove Landing adjacent to the Inn at Perry Cabin. Our new Entrants Lounge will be open throughout the day for Automobile Entrants, and VIP ticket holders. Admission charge. Advance registration.
 
Sep 29: Concrete Casting - 10 AM - Noon. Create a succulent planter and/or stepping stones with leaf impressions or embedded trinkets with casting team Sandy and Dick Bemis and Chris Eckert. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Fee charge $45 members/$55 non-members  410-634-2847.
 
Sep 30: Re-Creation of the Cocktail Reception Honoring The Duke & Duchess of Windsor's 1959 Visit to Wye House - 5 - 8 PM. Wye House, the 17th Century Estate of the Lloyd Family of Talbot County. Benefit the Talbot Historical Society
 
Sep 30: Book Sale & Gently Used Costume Jewelry Sale - 10 AM - 5 PM. Sponsored by the American Association of University Women, to support the Education Foundation of the Association. Christ Episcopal Church Parish House, Harrison & South Streets, Easton. 410-819-3653 or 410-476-5961.
 
Sep 30: 21st Annual Wine Fest "Wine on the Beach" - Featuring wineries from the East Coast of the United States. Micro-Brewed Beers, Delmarva Cuisine, Quality Arts and Crafts, and Local & Regional Live Music will be focal points of this year's event. Ocean City, MD.  Admission charge.

October 2016

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Main Galleries will be closed Oct 10 - Nov 18; 2nd Floor Gallery closed Oct 10 - 15th & Nov 27 - Dec 2nd. Back Galleries closed Oct. 10 - 22nd; Nov 28 - Dec 9th. Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

Adkins Arboretum Thursday Dog Walks - 10 - 11 AM. Join Arboretum staff and/or volunteers for a stroll along the best paths for exploring with your furry friend. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

St. Michaels Museum at St. Mary's Square - Permanent Collection consists of 3 restored local buildings from the 19th Century displaying period artifacts. Open May through October Fri 1 -4 PM; Sat 10  AM - 4 PM & Sun 1 - 4 PM. Admission charge $3 Adults & $1 Youth. Walking Tours Available $10 Adults & $5 Youth. St. Michaels Museum, St. Mary's Square, St. Michaels. 410-745-0561.

Bingo Every Friday Night - Doors open at 6:30 PM; games start at 7:30 PM. Food provided by the Easton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. Easton Volunteer Fire Department, Creamery Lane, 315 Aurora Street, Easton. 410-822-4848.

First Saturday of the Month Ballroom & Latin Dance Party Sponsored by USA Dance Easton, Chapter 6099 - 7:15 - 8 PM Early Bird Dance lesson; 8 - 10 PM Monthly Ballroom & Latin Dance Party with music by DJ. Beginners and singles are welcomed and encouraged to come. The venue is smoke and alcohol free; dress is casual, no spike heels are permitted. YMCA, 202 Peach Blossom Road, Easton. Admission $12/$10 USA Dance & YMCA members. 410-758-8266.

Dancing on the Shore - Tuesday & Thursday - 7 PM & 8 PM. Ballroom, Latin, Swing & Country Western Dance Group Classes. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-482-6169.

Easton's Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM beginning April 16th - December. Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Harrison Street Parking Lot, Easton.
 
St. Michaels FreshFarm Market  - Every Saturday 8:30- 11:30 AM beginning April 16th - October 8th. Fremont Street., St. Michaels.
 
Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester welcomes you to sail, (May through October), on the beautiful Choptank River from historic Cambridge for a two-hour Saturday Sails, (1 - 3 PM), departing from Long Wharf at the end of High Street. Admission $30 Adults/$10 children 6 - 12 years of age. Reserve online www.skipjack-nathan.org 410-228-7141 E-mail: info@skipjack-nathan.org
 
Oct 1: Book Sale & Gently Used Costume Jewelry Sale - 10 AM - 3 PM. Sponsored by the American Association of University Women, to support the Education Foundation of the Association. Christ Episcopal Church Parish House, Harrison & South Streets, Easton. 410-819-3653 or 410-476-5961.
 
Oct 1: First Saturday Walks - 10 AM. Join a docent naturalist to discover the Arboretum's rich and unique native plant habitats. Explore mature and young native forests, meadows, a wetland, rain and pollinator gardens. The Native Plant Nursery, and the children's teaching garden. Tours begin at the Visitor's Center and last approximately one hour. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.
 
Oct 1: 46th Annual Chestertown Historic House Tour - 1 - 5 PM. The Historical Society of Kent County opens a dozen private homes for ticket holders, ranging from exquisitely preserved and decorated mansions, to contemporary living spaces in historic properties. Advance ticket purchase $25/$30 the day of the event. 410-778-3499. E-mail: admin@kentcountyhistory.org  Tickets may be picked up the day of tour at Bordley History Center, 301 High Street, Chestertown, MD.
 
Oct 1: Sue Matthew and Robert Redd - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Oct 1 & 2: 34th Annual Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival and the 12th Maritime Model Expo - 10 AM - 5 PM. One of the nation's largest gatherings of small boat enthusiasts and unique watercraft. Hundreds of amateur and professional boat builders, model boat builders, and enthusiasts come from all over the region to display their one-of-a-kind kayaks, canoes, and other traditional small craft, along with a variety of maritime models also on display and underway in a man-made pond. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Free for members. Admission charge for non-members $15/Senior $12/children 6 to 17 years of age $6, children 5 years and under Free. 410-745-2916
 
Oct 1 - 4: "Boadacious Blossoms: The Beauty of the Bloom" - Featured florals by selected artist. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.
 
Oct 2: Fall Color, Fruits, Buds, & Bark - 1 - 2:30 PM. Learn how to identify trees an shrubs by their fall fruits, bard, or buds on a stroll through the Arboretum forest with master naturalist Margan Glover. All ages are welcome. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.
 
Oct 3 - 31: St. Michaels Art League "Just Desserts" - Mon & Thurs 9 AM - 8 PM; Tues & Wed 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri & Sat 9 AM - 5 PM. Exhibit is open to the public and will feature works of art by the members of St. Michaels Art League created for the theme of desserts! Art work will be available for purchase. Talbot County Library, St. Michaels Branch, 106 Fremont St., St. Michaels. Show will be judged by nationally known artist, Nancy Tankersley.
 
Oct 4: Duke Farms Tour - Located on 2,740 acres in Hillsborough, New Jersey, Duke Farms is one of the largest privately owned parcels of undeveloped land in the state. Through the beauty of its natural setting and the scope of its education programming and research, Duke Farms inspires visitors to become informed steward of the land. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission charge & details of tour TBA. 410-634-2847.
 
Oct 6: Liz Woodward (Two Shows) - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Oct 7: Marine Scenes by Louis Escobedo Opening Reception - 5 - 8 PM. 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.

Oct 7: Matt Zoll Nationally Acclaimed Still Life Artist Opening Reception -  5 - 8 PM. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.

Oct 7 - Nov 4: ARTobers A Celebration of the Arts on the Eastern Shore - Classes, Lectures, Workshops & Demonstrations in the Visual & Performing Arts. Month-long celebration will feature such topics as book arts, needle felting, Zentangle, storytelling, and even yoga for creativity lessons and Flamenco performance and dance lessons. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

 
Oct 7 - Nov 8: Matt Zoll Nationally Acclaimed Still Life Artist Opening Reception -  5 - 8 PM. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.

Oct 7 - Nov 25: Marine Scenes by Louis Escobedo - 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.

Oct 8: Easton Beer Fest - Noon - 4 PM. Featuring four beer distributors representing 30 Craft Brewers with 59 beers from the Mid-Atlantic Region, Food, Music by Blackwater & a raffle for two Yeti Coolers. Easton Volunteer Fire Department, 315 Aurora Park Drive, Easton. Benefit the EVFD. Advanced Admission $35/$40 at door. Must be at least 21 years of age to enter. Tickets include Tasting Glass & all you can drink beer. Tickets available online missiontix.com  410-822-4848.

Oct 14: Lecture: The National Gallery at 75 - 6 PM. Rusty Powell, Director National Gallery of Art, leads a fascinating discussion of the museum's first 75 years. Reception to follow lecture. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. Admission $75 per person. 410-822-2787.

Oct 15: Shemekia Copeland - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Oct 15: Tilghman Island Day - 10 AM - 5 PM. Live music, fresh seafood, boat docking contest and races. Fun for the whole family! Tilghman Island.

 
Oct 15 & 16: Autumn Wine Festival - This two day wine festival offers samplings from over 20 Maryland wineries. Delicious food and live entertainment. Pemberton Historical Park, Salisbury, MD. Admission charge.
 
Oct 20: The Capitol Steps - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Oct 21: An Evening of Flamenco - An ARTober Event  - 5:30 PM Cocktails; performance at 6 PM. Featuring Anna Menendez, Edwin Aparicio & Ricardo Marlow. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. Admission $60/$50 AA members. 410-822-2787.
 
Oct 22: Adkins Arboretum Fairy Festival - 11 AM - 3 PM.  Bring your wings for a day of magic. Follow a trail of artisan fairy houses along enchanted forest paths, hunt for dragon tracks leading to a golden treasure trove, and join in a meadow maypole dance. Natural materials will be on hand for crafting wands, faerie houses, gnome homes, and toadstools. Live entertainment will take place throughout the day in our woodland theatre. Shimmering fairy face painting, bubbles, archery practice, and magical games are part of the fun. Inspired refreshments will be available for an additional fee. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission charge $5 per person (2 and under free). 410-634-2847.
 
Oct 27 - 30: Chesapeake Film Festival - Featuring an interesting and diverse selection of films. An exclusive opening night party, panel discussions and the screenings of award-winning films. The savvy programmers of the festival gather the best-of-the-best independent and foreign films, many of which have subsequently been nominated for Oscars. Various venues in Easton. Admission charge. 410-822-3500.
 
Oct 27: Liz Longley Band - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Oct 28: Brooks Williams - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Oct 29 Soup n'Walks Dazzling Fall Color - 11 AM - 1:30 PM. Join a guided walk with a docent naturalist followed by a delicious and nutritious lunch and a brief talk about nutrition. Search for fall colors that dazzle the eyes and stimulate the appetite. Listen for migrating birds and woodpeckers while looking for red and orange sweet gum leaves, sassafras, tupelo, sumac, dogwood, yellow paw paw, hickory, beech, and tulip tree. Copies of recipes are provided. All Gift shop purchases are 20% off on Soup n'Walk days. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission for members $20/$25 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.
 
Oct 29: OysterFest - 10 AM - 4 PM. Celebration of the Chesapeake's favorite bivalve features live music on two stages, and oyster stew competition, boat rides, retriever demonstrations, oysters and other local fare, and cooking demonstrations, along with children's activities, oystering demonstration, harvesting display, and more. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Member $5, non member admission charge adult $18/senior & student $15, children 6 years to 17 years $6, children 5 years and under Free. 410-745-2916.
 
Oct 29: Honorary Trustee Reception - A lively reception and auction to recognize AAM's distinguished honorary trustees - Arnold Lehrman, Earl "Rusty" Powell III, Donald Saff and James Turrell. Trustees who have significantly impacted and continue to impact the national and international art scene today. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. Pre-registration online: www.artobereasternshore.com Admission $65 per person. 410-822-2787.
 
Oct 30: David Trio - 3 PM. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival. Admission Charge. 410-819-0380.
 

November 2016

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Main Galleries will be closed Oct 10 - Nov 18; 2nd Floor Gallery closed Oct 10 - 15th & Nov 27 - Dec 2nd. Back Galleries closed Oct. 10 - 22nd; Nov 28 - Dec 9th. Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

Adkins Arboretum Thursday Dog Walks - 10 - 11 AM. Join Arboretum staff and/or volunteers for a stroll along the best paths for exploring with your furry friend. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

St. Michaels Museum at St. Mary's Square - Permanent Collection consists of 3 restored local buildings from the 19th Century displaying period artifacts. Open May through October Fri 1 -4 PM; Sat 10  AM - 4 PM & Sun 1 - 4 PM. Admission charge $3 Adults & $1 Youth. Walking Tours Available $10 Adults & $5 Youth. St. Michaels Museum, St. Mary's Square, St. Michaels. 410-745-0561.

Bingo Every Friday Night - Doors open at 6:30 PM; games start at 7:30 PM. Food provided by the Easton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. Easton Volunteer Fire Department, Creamery Lane, 315 Aurora Street, Easton. 410-822-4848.

First Saturday of the Month Ballroom & Latin Dance Party Sponsored by USA Dance Easton, Chapter 6099 - 7:15 - 8 PM Early Bird Dance lesson; 8 - 10 PM Monthly Ballroom & Latin Dance Party with music by DJ. Beginners and singles are welcomed and encouraged to come. The venue is smoke and alcohol free; dress is casual, no spike heels are permitted. YMCA, 202 Peach Blossom Road, Easton. Admission $12/$10 USA Dance & YMCA members. 410-758-8266.

Dancing on the Shore - Tuesday & Thursday - 7 PM & 8 PM. Ballroom, Latin, Swing & Country Western Dance Group Classes. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-482-6169.

Easton's Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM beginning April 16th - December. Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Harrison Street Parking Lot, Easton.

Nov 1 - 25: Marine Scenes by Louis Escobedo - 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.

Nov 4: Paintbrush Party Friend and FUNdraiser - 7 - 9 PM. Uncork your inner artist and support Adkins Arboretum! Delight in making your very own masterpiece while enjoying music, refreshments, and good company. Bring your friends for step-by-step instruction by a local artist to complete a painting to take home at the end of the night. No experience is necessary, and all supplies are provided. Queen Anne's County Centre for the Arts, 206 S. Commerce Street, Centreville. Fee $45. 410-634-2847

Nov 5: First Saturday Walks - 10 AM. Join a docent naturalist to discover the Arboretum's rich and unique native plant habitats. Explore mature and young native forests, meadows, a wetland, rain and pollinator gardens. The Native Plant Nursery, and the children's teaching garden. Tours begin at the Visitor's Center and last approximately one hour. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

Nov 11 - 13: 46th Annual Waterfowl Festival  - On the second full weekend in November, approximately 18,000 people from around the country will flock to this three-day celebration of the arts to view and buy some of the best wildlife art in the world. 450 artists and artisans exhibit wildlife paintings, sculpture, carvings, decoys, photographs and crafts in 18 sites throughout the colonial town. Retriever, shooting and fly-fishing demonstrations, Goose and Duck Calling Contests, seminars, master classes, and a decoy auction are special events that take place throughout the weekend. More than $3.7 million from the show's proceeds has been donated to conservation projects. Free brochure - P.O. Box 929, Easton MD 21601-0929, Phone 410-822-4567 or Fax 410-820-9286. E-mail: facts@waterfowlfestival.org

Nov 12: Session Americana (Two Shows) Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Nov 11 - Dec 31: Gala 19th Anniversary Group Show - New works by all of our artists. Gala Champagne Opening Reception on November 11th 5 - 8 PM. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.

Nov 13: Tuckahoe Multi-Use Trail Walk - 9 AM - Noon. Join Master Naturalist Mike Quinlan for a steady 5 - 6 mile walk to explore the new Tuckahoe State Park Trail. We'll follow the trail to the end, double back until we reach park headquarters, and then head west to pick up the Tuckahoe Creek Trail to the Arboretum. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

Nov 16: Robert Cray - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Nov 18: Thanksgiving Centerpiece Workshop - 10 AM - Noon. Create an autumn centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table under the guidance of floral designer and Arboretum docent Nancy Beatty. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission fee for members $35/$45  for non-members. 410-634-2847.
 
Nov 18: Steve Forbert - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Nov 19: Soup n'Walks Nutritious Berries, Nuts, & Seeds - 11 AM - 1:30 PM. Join a guided walk with a docent naturalist followed by a delicious and nutritious lunch and a brief talk about nutrition. Search for seeds, nuts, and berries that nourish wildlife during winter. Plants of interest include dogwood, hibiscus, partridge berry, oak, loblolly pine, juniper, verbena, ironwood, and strawberry bush. Copies of recipes are provided. All Gift shop purchases are 20% off on Soup n'Walk days. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission for members $20/$25 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.
 
Nov 19: Garnet Rogers - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Nov 19: That's Entertainment - A Variety Show Spectacular 3 - 8 PM. An annual fundraiser to benefit Hugh Gregory Gallagher Theatre, For All Seasons & Mental Heath Ass'n of Talbot County. Dancing, songs, FAS client monologues, MHA Puppets, comedy skits and jokes, and the premiere of the 2016 Carlton E. Spitzer Excellence in Writing Award winning play, "The Patron Saint" by Ken Jaworowski. Spectacular family fun! Admission charge $12/$5 student. 443-258-2130.
 
Nov 25: Preview Party, 2016 Festival of Trees "Celebrate the Season of Christmas" - 6 - 8 PM. Celebratory cocktail reception with hors d'oeuvres, music, and special raffles. Gold Room of the Tidewater Inn, 101 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission $50 per person. 
 
Nov 26-28: 2016 Festival of Trees "Celebrate the Season of Christmas" - Sat 10 - 8; Sun 11-8; & Mon 10 -6 PM. Gold Room of the Tidewater Inn, 101 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission $5/$4 Senior/$1 children under 12 years of age.
 
Nov 26: 2016 Festival of Trees "Celebrate the Season of Christmas" Candy Cane Lane - 10 AM - 2 PM. Crafts, games, food, visits with Santa, and other fun. Easton Elementary School (Moton). Admission includes lunch Children $5/Adult free.
 
Nov 26: 2016 Festival of Trees "Celebrate the Season of Christmas" Mother - Son Dance - 6 - 8 PM. Silent auction items, photo booth, light refreshments and dancing. Music by DJ Tim Burns. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge $30 Mother/ $10 per Son.
 
Nov 26: 2016 Festival of Trees "Celebrate the Season of Christmas" Daddy - Daughter Dance - 6 - 8 PM. American Girl Doll raffle, gift shop. Light refreshments and dancing. Music by DJ Erik Higgins. Elk's Lodge, Dutchman's Lane, Easton. Admission Charge $30 Daddy/ $10 per daughter.

December 2016

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Main Galleries will be closed Oct 10 - Nov 18; 2nd Floor Gallery closed Oct 10 - 15th & Nov 27 - Dec 2nd. Back Galleries closed Oct. 10 - 22nd; Nov 28 - Dec 9th. Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

Adkins Arboretum Thursday Dog Walks - 10 - 11 AM. Join Arboretum staff and/or volunteers for a stroll along the best paths for exploring with your furry friend. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

St. Michaels Museum at St. Mary's Square - Permanent Collection consists of 3 restored local buildings from the 19th Century displaying period artifacts. Open May through October Fri 1 -4 PM; Sat 10  AM - 4 PM & Sun 1 - 4 PM. Admission charge $3 Adults & $1 Youth. Walking Tours Available $10 Adults & $5 Youth. St. Michaels Museum, St. Mary's Square, St. Michaels. 410-745-0561.

Bingo Every Friday Night - Doors open at 6:30 PM; games start at 7:30 PM. Food provided by the Easton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. Easton Volunteer Fire Department, Creamery Lane, 315 Aurora Street, Easton. 410-822-4848.

First Saturday of the Month Ballroom & Latin Dance Party Sponsored by USA Dance Easton, Chapter 6099 - 7:15 - 8 PM Early Bird Dance lesson; 8 - 10 PM Monthly Ballroom & Latin Dance Party with music by DJ. Beginners and singles are welcomed and encouraged to come. The venue is smoke and alcohol free; dress is casual, no spike heels are permitted. YMCA, 202 Peach Blossom Road, Easton. Admission $12/$10 USA Dance & YMCA members. 410-758-8266.

Dancing on the Shore - Tuesday & Thursday - 7 PM & 8 PM. Ballroom, Latin, Swing & Country Western Dance Group Classes. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-482-6169.

Easton's Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM beginning April 16th - December. Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Harrison Street Parking Lot, Easton.

Dec 1: 'Small Treasures' Opening Reception - 5 - 8 PM. Small paintings perfect for home decorating accents or gift-giving. 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.

Dec 1 - Jan 31: 'Small Treasures' - Small paintings perfect for home decorating accents or gift-giving. 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.

Dec 2: Amy Black (Two Shows) - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Dec 3: First Saturday Walks - 10 AM. Join a docent naturalist to discover the Arboretum's rich and unique native plant habitats. Explore mature and young native forests, meadows, a wetland, rain and pollinator gardens. The Native Plant Nursery, and the children's teaching garden. Tours begin at the Visitor's Center and last approximately one hour. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

Dec 3: Holiday Greens Workshop - 10 AM - Noon. Craft an elegant holiday centerpiece in this popular program led by floral designer and Arboretum docent Nancy Beatty. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Fee for members $35/$45 for non-members. 410-634-2847.

Dec 3: Adkins Arboretum Wreath Sale and Open House - 10 AM - 2 PM. Shop for handmade one-of-a-kind evergreen wreaths, fresh-cut greens, and stunning holiday centerpieces. Chef Steve Konopelski of Turnbridge Point B&B will take orders beginning at 11 AM for boxed assorted cookies for pick-up throughout the holiday season. A limited number of boxes will be available for purchase that day.  Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. 410-634-2847.

Dec 4: Adkins Arboretum Winter Wonderland - 1-2:30 PM. Stroll through the Arboretum with master naturalist Margan Glover to admire the newly revealed "bones" of the wood lands, meadow, and wetlands. All ages are welcome along the best paths for exploring. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

Dec 10: Adkins Arboretum Candlelit Caroling Celebration - 5 - 8 PM. Ring in the holiday season with an evening of music, light, and merriment. Enjoy live music by Neven Dawsand and Dovetial in the gallery, hors d'oeuvres, a cash wine bar, and docent-let candlelit walks along the Blockston Branch. Sing carols and sip hot cider by a raring bonfire, view the winter sky with Delmarva Stargazers, and top off the evening with a winter hayride around the meadows and a stop at the Funshine Garden for hot chocolate, cookies and tree decorating.   Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission charge $25 members; $30 non-members; $10 children ages 3 - 18 years; ages 2 and under free. 410-634-2847.

January 2017

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Main Galleries will be closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017;  2nd Floor Gallery closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017. All Galleries closed April 3 - 14th & July 17 - 29, 2017. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

February 2017

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Main Galleries will be closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017;  2nd Floor Gallery closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017. All Galleries closed April 3 - 14th & July 17 - 29, 2017. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

March 2017

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Main Galleries will be closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017;  2nd Floor Gallery closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017. All Galleries closed April 3 - 14th & July 17 - 29, 2017. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

 

 

  

      
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