June 30, 2022

Art & Lifestyle:

St. Mary’s Touts Progress in State of County Video

State of County 2019

St. Mary’s County citizens wanting to learn more about progress made by the county during the last fiscal year can now view the online 2019 State of the County video report and executive summary.

STEM Festival & Expo Comes to Fairgrounds


The Maryland STEM Festival and Expo comes to the fairgrounds Oct. 26 in Leonardtown.

Agencies Host Public Safety Day Events

Public Safety Day

The Department of Emergency Services, the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office, and the Maryland State Police will hold Public Safety Open House Day on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019.

Lions Clubs Seek Entries for Poster Contest

Lions Clubs Seek Entries for Poster Contest

Calling all student artists! The Lions International 2019 Peace Poster Contest is now accepting entries.

Group Launching Vegan Restaurant Week in S. Md.

Vegan Restaurant Week will be held in Southern Maryland during the week of Nov. 2 through 9, 2019.

Golf Tourney Supports Youth Programs

Golf Tourney

The Scott Verbic Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Wicomico Shores Golf Course. Proceeds support the youth scholarship program that allows children in St. Mary’s County to attend summer camp, sports, and other leisure programs throughout the year at discounted rates.

Lifeguard Training to Be Offered at GM Pool

Lifeguard Training

The St. Mary’s County Department of Recreation and Parks will offer a lifeguard training course in October at the Great Mills Pool.

Cycling Without Age Program Comes to St. Mary’s

Cycling Without Age

Christina Allen, an heirloom farmer, book illustrator and a two-year cancer survivor, is launching a Cycling Without Age program in St. Mary’s County.

Schoolhouse Offering Last Open House of the Year

Drayden Schoolhouse

The final open house this year for the Drayden African American Schoolhouse will be from 11 am to 2 pm Saturday, Oct. 5.

Blessing of the Fleet Set Oct. 5-6

Blessing of the Fleet

The 7th District Optimist Club will present the 52nd annual Blessing of the Fleet on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 5-6, 2019, at the St. Clement’s Island Museum in Colton’s Point, MD.