Young at Heart 50+ Group

February 7th, 2016

This town sponsored group of 50+ agewise members meets every Tuesday at Charlestown St. John’s United Methodist Church from 10am to 1pm.  All are welcome to attend for socializing, playing cards and games.  No RSVP needed!  For information please contact Town Hall @ 410-287-6173.


NEXT Bulk Pick Up September 27, 2017

February 26th, 2016

IS WEDNESDAY September 27, 2017. MAKE SURE YOU HAVE CALLED IN YOUR ITEMS BY TUESDAY, September 26th. FOR PICK-UP: CALL Town Hall @ 410-287-6173.  LEAVE MESSAGE IF NO ANSWER with address, name, phone number and brief description of items to be picked up. HAVE THEM OUT BY 7AM OR THE NIGHT BEFORE. Please do not put items […]


Fall Community Yard Sale – September 30th

September 14th, 2017

September 30th is the date chosen for our community fall yard sale.  If you are interested in having a yard sale and want us to advertise your address please give a call to Town Hall at 410-287-6173. Click here for the list of addresses:  Fall Yard Sale


Ant’s Army Fundraisers!

August 29th, 2017

ANT’s Army, a Charlestown based non-profit will have another fundraiser in the month of September in their ongoing effort to support those aging out of the Foster Care System.  September 30th a BINGO fundraiser being held at Bomba’s in Northeast.  You must buy tickets in advance as none will be sold at the door!   […]


Charge for Boat Ramp Usage to Begin October 1st.

September 18th, 2017

At the meeting of July 25, 2017 the Commissioners of Charlestown voted in favor of adopting an update of Ordinance #9 to the following:  The charge to launch a boat at the municipal boat ramp will be $10.00 a day or $25.00 for a yearly pass for in state boaters and $75.00 a year for […]


Latest Wednesday Word

June 21st, 2017

Each Wednesday a flyer is developed to keep everyone informed of the latest goings on and coming ups! Here’s this week’s! Wednesday Word  


Little Free Library

May 24th, 2017

The Town of Charlestown is happy to an-nounce that we now have a Little Free Library, which will provide 24/7 access to books (and encourage a love of reading!). The Little Free Library box will be in-stalled in the town square beside the Town Hall. Feel free to take a book or leave a book […]


Web history of Charlestown available

November 30th, 2016

A new web based book on the history of Charlestown and particularly our role in Cecil County decoys can be found below.  The book written by Gerard Wittstatd, Jr. took almost 15 years to complete.   An interesting read!


Green Team’s Next Meeting September 21 @ 7:00 PM

December 28th, 2016

Sustainable Maryland *Certified*

The Green Team’s next meeting will be held on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 7:00 PM in Town Hall.  Come join us!  We are currently gearing up for the Bay-Wise Review & Historic Highlight Tour!  Stroll along Charlestown’s streets and hear about the history of the Red Lyon & Indian Queen Inns, as well as other […]