Dick­ens of a First Fri­day in Chestertown

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The Artists’ Gallery hosts its an­nual Ar­ti­san Sale in De­cem­ber

On First Fri­day, Dec. 7, the Artists’ Gallery will host its an­nual Ar­ti­san Sale, fea­tur­ing a var­ied se­lec­tion of cre­ative, hand­crafted pieces from their col­lec­tion of artists hail­ing from the Eastern Shore and be­yond.

A re­cep­tion for the pub­lic will be held at the Artists’ Gallery from 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 7. The An­nual Ar­ti­san Sale will be fea­tured through­out the month of De­cem­ber.

The Artists’ Gallery is lo­cated at 239 High St. in Chestertown and is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tues­day through Satur­day and from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sun­days.

For more in­for­ma­tion about the Artists’ Gallery, visit theartists­galleryc­town.com, or on face­book. com/ 6good­painters, or call the gallery at 410-7782425.

In­cluded in this show will be hand crafted works in clay, in- clud­ing coast­ers, tiles, mugs and bowls, works in wood, glass, jew­elry, metal, silk, re­cy­cled glass, leather and more.

Was­sail with the His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety

Share a cup of cheer with members and friends of the His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety of Kent County from 4 to 8 p.m. First Fri­day, Dec. 7 at the Bord­ley His­tory Cen­ter, 301 High St.

The His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety will cel­e­brate open­ing night of Chestertown’s Dick­ens of a Christ­mas Week­end with mulled cider and wine, and de­lec­ta­ble home­made cook­ies, a news re­lease states.

Was­sail is a “Mid­dle English salu­ta­tion from the An­glo Saxon ‘wes hal’ mean­ing ‘be whole,’ or as we might say ‘be well,’” the re­lease states.

It is a drink made with wine, beer or cider, spices, sugar, and usu­ally baked ap­ples and is tra­di­tion­ally served in a large bowl es­pe­cially at Christ­mas­time.

CON­TRIB­UTED PHOTO

Wood turned bowls by Tom Bull­man will be for sale at the an­nual Ar­ti­sans Sale of­fered by the Artists’ Gallery in Chestertown.

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