Headquartered in Ridgely, Maryland and serving Caroline, Talbot, Queen Anne’s and Kent Counties, Benedictine was founded in 1959 by the sisters of St. Benedict as a residential and day school for children with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Benedictine’s Open Community Program, established in 1982, provides regional residential and vocational services for adults in Maryland and Delaware. Founded on the belief that people with disabilities should have the opportunity to live meaningful, productive lives, in communities of choice, Benedictine helps children and adults with disabilities reach their greatest potential without regard to race, color, national origin, or age. Benedictine’s values are dignity of work, hospitality and compassionate care.
Local community thought group in search of the truth. Meets every Thursday morning at 7:30 A.M. at the holiday Inn in Chestertown, MD. Speakers weekly.
Radcliffe Creek School is an independent day school for children ages 5 – 14 years of age who have a diagnosed learning disability or some other learning concern and who also have average to above-average intelligence.
Team Unity Martial Arts offers traditional martial arts training to students of all ages. In addition to learning self-defense and improving overall fitness and health, we also help members develop positive character traits that will make them more valuable assets to their community. We encourage our students to strive for success in every facet of their lives, and we guide our members in supporting and helping one another as a team should. Patty and Brian are the owner/instructors of the studio, and both have an extensive background in the martial arts and in education. They have a over 40 years of combined martial arts experience, and over 25 years of experience in teaching students of all ages.
University of Maryland Extension is a partnership among the U. S. Department of Agriculture, land-grant universities and local governments in each state. Faculty and staff of University of Maryland Extension (UME) provide research-based information, educational programs and services on a variety of subjects: Agriculture, Nutrient Management, Family and Consumer Science, 4-H Youth Development, Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP), Animal Science, and Horticulture.
The University of Maryland, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources programs are open to all and will not discriminate against anyone because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry, or national origin, marital status, genetic information, or political affiliation, or gender identity and expression.
Contact: Dr. Paul Rickert
709 Morgnec Road, Suite 202 - Chestertown, MD 21620
(p) 410-778-1661, 4-H, Agriculture, Home Gardening, Nutrition & Healthy Living, (f) 410-810-5949, Email
Washington College is passionate about providing you a truly personalized education, one that tests and stretches the limits of your talents and potential. Our intensely personal approach to undergraduate education is sufficiently distinctive to attract the notice of the national media.
Contact: Lisa Moody
Wye River Upper School is a non-profit, Maryland, independent high school for grades 9 – 12. We serve bright students bound for college and post-secondary education, with dyslexia, ADHD, ADD, and other unique learning styles. Our students are from all five Mid-Shore counties and Anne Arundel, Prince George’s and Howard Counties.