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Programs and Events

Lectures & ProgramsRecurring

From time to time, the Society invites authors or historians to present a program on local history.  The best way to keep up with these developing programs is to become a member, when you will receive invitations by email. ...

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Special EventsRecurring

The Society hopes to host its 50th House Tour in spring 2022.  Plans are still in progress so no further information is available at this time. ...

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Walking Tours Recurring

Pick up a brochure at the Bordley History Center, either inside or from the outdoor rack on High Street.  Follow the directions.  The Architectural Walking Tour is now also available online here at the Home tab. From time to time, we are able to assist with guided walking tours if advance arrangements are made.  Please contact director@kentcountyhistory.org to request a guided tour.  Tours can generally be organized for groups of 5 to 15 people, at a charge of $20 per person.   ...

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First Fridays Recurring

Long a tradition in Chestertown, the Bordley History Center is usually open from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the First Friday of the months from April to December.  The Society’s First Friday lecture series has been suspended since early 2020 due to Covid. If you are interested in viewing past speakers’ presentations,  please visit our Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/KentCountyHistorical/.  You do not need a Facebook page to view these videos; follow the link, and click on the video po ...

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