January 22, 2018

  • Newtowne Players

    Newtowne Players Bring ‘Streetcar’ to Stage

    The Newtowne Players will present the Tennessee Williams’ classic “A Streetcar Named Desire” from Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, through Sunday, Feb. 11.

  • Pax River Museum STEAM Day

    Art, Science Intersect at STEAM Day

    The Patuxent River Naval Air Museum in Lexington Park will host its first-ever STEAM Day for the Community on Feb. 10.

  • 3-D Printing

    UMBC Conducting Cybersecurity Survey

    UMBC Training Centers is conducting research to develop a specialized Cybersecurity Academy tailored to the cybersecurity talent and training needs of the Southern Maryland region. Experts and hiring professionals are encouraged to participate in the survey.

  • Young Eagles

    Pilot Promotes Flight for Young Eagles

    Daniel Hammer of Lusby has hit a milestone. The pilot has given free demonstration airplane rides to more than 100 young people as he participates in the Experimental Aircraft Association’s Young Eagles program. The program aims to introduce a new generation of young people to the world of flight.

  • Access to Care Behavioral Health Action Team

    HEAL Action Team to Meet Jan. 24

    MedStar St. Mary’s supports the HEAL Action Team which will meet from 1 to 2 pm Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, at Health Connections at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown.

Leader Exclusives

Quadcopter Initiative

Quadcopter Initiative Plans Session Jan. 21

The next session of The Patuxent Partnership’s UAS/Quadcopter Initiative will be held from 1:30 to 4 pm Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, at the Lexington Park Library.

winter weather

Capt. Jack’s Winter Weather Primer

Cap’n Jack admits to “not knowing jack” about the weather, but that doesn’t stop him from passing along watermen lore and observations of weather indicators and winter weather impacts on the Chesapeake fisheries.

SlackWater on Patuxent River

SlackWater: The Fight to Clean Up a River

What began as a simple community effort in the late 1970s to protect the Patuxent River evolved into an epic, unprecedented five-year battle to force the Environmental Protection Agency and the state of Maryland to recognize and remedy the problems of the river.

Opioid Learning Series

Opioid Learning Series Starts in January

Several organizations will present a six-part series of events focusing on the opioid epidemic. Known as the Opioid Learning Series, sponsors for the series include the St. Mary’s County Health Department, St. Mary’s County Library, Walden Behavioral Health, and MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital.

Art & Lifestyle

adults only

Annmarie Hosts Event for Adults Only

Jan 17, 2018

While Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Art Center is usually all about family activities, sometimes adults just want to hang out with other adults. On Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, Annmarie is planning an adults only coloring event from 5 to 8 pm.

Kindred Exhibit at Annmarie Garden

Dozens of Works Featured in Kindred Show

Dec 1, 2017

The works of dozens of artists are included in the exhibit — Kindred: Celebrating Our Ancestors — at Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center in Solomons. The Kindred exhibit will run until Jan. 28, 2018.