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Events Calendar

FACES Exhibit August 25-November 15, 2014.


Bayside Art Bee exhibits at FACES!
August 25 - November 15

Opening reception: Saturday, Sept. 13, 2-4pm


Art from the Edge features the artists from the Bayside Quilters Fiber Arts Bee.  This exhibit showcases the quilters’ imagination and creativity, using every trick in the fiber artist bag. Working from concepts and ideas they have created one of a kind pieces that show us what it really means to think outside the box.

Participating artists:
Monica Agapaloglou, Sandy Bemis, Sheri Burke, Jeanne Hechmer, Janie Kelting, Alice Malik, Phyllis Parker, Marge Pendleton, Margaret Roberts, Sylvia Snyder,  and Susan Williams.

Join us for the opening reception on Saturday, September 24, 2-4pm.  The exhibit is on display until November 15 during opening hours: Thursday to Saturday from 12-4pm, or by appointment. The Fiber Arts Center of the Eastern Shore (FACES) is a program of the Caroline County Council of Arts and is located at 7 N. Fourth Street, Denton. For more information visit or contact (410) 479-0009,


Photo: Selfie by various artists (



Habitat for Humanity 5k run and 2 mile Historic Walk event.

 Join the Caroline Co. Habitat for Humanity as they host the 6th annual 5K Fall Run & 2 Mile Historic Walk in downton 


-Registration will be at 4th and Market Street 

-Begins at 8:30a.m.

-Historic Walk begins at 9a.m.

for more information visit or call 410-479-9200

Candidate Petitions

 Candidate Petitions are due before 4PM on this date for any qualified Town Resident wishing to be a Candidate for the November 2014 Town Elections. See the Government tab, Elections for full details

A Literary Evening with Mark Twain

 A Literary Evening with Mark Twain

Saturday, October 11, 6:00 p.m.

Caroline Golf (a.k.a. Country Club), Pealiquor Road, Denton

Presented by the Caroline County Council of Arts


Celebrate the life and times of the American writer and humorist Mark Twain on Saturday October 11, 2014 at the Caroline Golf, (previously known as the Country Club). The event kicks off at 6pm. Guests will be treated to a fun-filled evening of good food, entertainment, words, and wit. While not required, guests are encouraged to get into the spirit of the event (and Halloween) by dressing in period or themed attire.


Entertainment will be provided throughout the evening by local members of the community, featuring Rob Honer, Jim McPherson, Keith Shaffer, Greg Minahan, Chrissie Barr, Toni Bryant, Katyra Byris, Sunyata Courie, and Sarah Gorman.  Guest speaker, Dwayne Eutsey, will present "No Humor in Heaven": Mark Twain's Life, Writings, and Religious Views. For nearly two decades, Dwayne Eutsey has been researching and writing on the unconventional religious views of Mark Twain. As an independent scholar in Twain studies, he's received two Quarry Farm Research Fellowships from Elmira College's Center for Mark Twain Studies and is published in a number of peer-reviewed academic journals. He has also presented several times at the college's International Conference on the State of Mark Twain Studies and was an invited speaker at a special symposium there on Twain's travel writings. 


Photo: Foundry Artist, Stephen Willey”s original artwork for the event poster will be one of  the event’s silent auction items.


The dinner buffet will include some of Twain’s favorite American dishes:
Oyster Stew with Crackers

Southern Style Fried Chicken

Sliced Roast Beef Au Jus

Southern Style Greens with bacon

Stewed Tomatoes

Creamy Mashed Potatoes

Hot Biscuits with American Butter

Homemade Apple Pie

Coffee and Tea


Space is limited so be sure to reserve your seat today! Tickets available at the Denton Library, Caroline Golf, The Foundry, online at or by phone 410-479-1009.

Third Thursday in Downtown Denton

5p.m.-7p.m. - Stop and shop in downtown Denton during their Third Thursday event. Businesses will have extended hours and specials.

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