June 30, 2022

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Lexington Park Buses Add New Routes to Leonardtown

Lexington Park buses

New St. Mary’s County Transit bus routes from Lexington Park to Leonardtown include express service and Sunday service. Links to some of the Lexington Park routes are included here.

Labor Day Schedule for County Services


In observance of Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 2, St. Mary’s County government administrative offices and the landfill and convenience centers will be closed.

Senior Vibes Singers Need New Director

Senior Vibes

An experienced choral director is needed to volunteer as leader of the Senior Vibes at rehearsals and performances.

Legislative Proposals Must Be Submitted by Sept. 4

Legislative Proposals

Organizations and citizens who have proposals for legislation must submit them to the St. Mary’s County commissioners by Thursday, Sept. 4.

GM Pool to Host End-of-Season Swim Bash

Great Mills Pool

The Great Mills pool will celebrate with an end-of-the-season swim bash, and the entire community is invited. It will be held Saturday, Aug. 31.

Get Your Rockabilly On at Retro Fest

Retro Fest

The Friends of St. Clement’s Island & Piney Point Museums plan a fun new event: Retro Fest on the Potomac. It will be held from 11 am to 5 pm on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at Piney Point Lighthouse Museum and Historic Park.

3-D Printers, Virtual Reality Available at Library

3-D Printer

Because of the generosity of the Friends of the St. Mary’s County Library, 3-D Printers and Virtual Reality equipment are now available for use. 

Local Sites to Join Nationwide Bell-Ringing Ceremony

Bell-Ringing Ceremony

The bells at St. Clement’s Island and Piney Point Lighthouse museums will participate in a nationwide bell-ringing commemoration at 3 pm Aug. 25, 2019, at to honor those who were among the first enslaved Africans to arrive in the English colonies in the New World 400 years ago.

Teen Court Volunteers Recognized

Teen Court

Many of the volunteers who regularly support the Teen Court program in St. Mary’s County were recognized during a Volunteer Recognition Banquet this summer, hosted by the Department of Aging and Human Services.

Learn About Government at Citizens Academy

Citizens Academy

Any St. Mary’s County resident who has ever wondered how or why a department of county government does what it does can gain knowledge of the inner workings of local government at the 2019 St. Mary’s County Government Citizens Academy.