The Kent Island Heritage Society, Inc. welcomes you.
Welcome to The Kent Island Heritage Society, Inc., whose purpose is to discover, identify, restore and preserve the heritage of Kent Island in Maryland.
Saturday May 5, 2014 5pm: Christian Rock Band Performance in Historic Stevensville. "Third & North Street" will perform in the Pocket Park behind Rustico. A First Saturdays Highlighted Event! Bring your own chairs. If rain, the concert will be held in the Historic Christ Church.
CURATORSHIP OF HISTORIC SITE AVAILABLE - The Historic Christ Church Rectory (ca.1840 -1855) is in need of renovation. A curatorship under the auspices of DNR (Department of Natural Resources) is available. Persons live rent-free for life provided they provide approved renovation and underwrite the cost of that renovation to the historic site. Other stipulations/regulations apply, but if interested, please contact 410-758-2502 and leave phone number and name.
Saturday May 3, 2014: Open Sites Kick Off in Historic Stevensville, Maryland. Tours held the 1st Saturdays of the month from May through October from noon - 4:00 p.m. This summer is a great time to learn more about the history of the great State of Maryland! Many of the buildings, homes and historic sites are located in the Stevensville, Maryland Historic District.
Saturday May 17, 2014: Kent Island Day! Join us in Historic Stevensville for the parade down Love Point Road and fun for the whole family, including pony rides, games, food, crafts, desserts, live entertainment, community organizations, a train expo & more. Opening Ceremonies kick off at 10am, with the parade down Love Point Road shortly thereafter. See our Getting Here page for directions.
For the first time ever, we'll be featuring Phydeaux's World Renowned Flea Circus & the Chief Wahoo Miracle Elixir Medicine Show at Kent Island Day! This is a show not to be missed!
Have a great costume, cause, cute kids or a message for the community and want to march in the Kent Island Day parade? Call our parade chair at 410-643-6452 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Find registration forms for your Vendor, Artisan, Food & Nonprofit display / booth on our Kent Island Day Page. Deadline is April 30, 2014.
Wednesday June 18, 2014: General Meeting. 7pm at the Chesapeake Heritage and Visitor Center, 425 Piney Narrows Road, Chester, MD. The topic will be "Watermen of the Chesapeake."
Sunday September 28, 2014: Fall Picnic. Please join us at Kirwan Farm from 1-5pm. See our Fall Picnic Page for details.