September 22, 2023

Celebrate the St. Mary’s River at RiverFest

Marine Sciences

RiverFest, a celebration of the St. Mary’s River and its watershed, runs from 11am to 4pm Saturday, September 23. Free admission.

Up Next at Three Notch Theatre — A Whodunit


The Newtowne Players will present “The Mystery of Edwin Drood,” a musical by Rupert Holmes, at Three Notch Theatre in Lexington Park from September 29 – October 22.

Future of TJ Johnson Bridge Topic of Public Forums


United Bridge Partners will hold public forums to hear from the community regarding the future of the Thomas Johnson Bridge. The first meeting will be September 28 at the Lexington Park Library.

Bag Hunger So. MD Seeks Volunteers

Bag Hunger

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is issuing a call for volunteers for an annual food packing and donation event, Bag Hunger SoMD, on September 23, 2023.

TPP to Host Update on St. Mary’s AeroPark


What is happening at the St. Mary’s County AeroPark? Find out on October 4 when The Patuxent Partnership presents an update from 8:30 to 10:30am.

POSTPONED: Touch a Truck @ Calverton

SMECO will join more than a dozen community supporters of Touch a Truck from 10am to noon November 4, 2023, at The Calverton School, in Huntingtown, MD.

RADM Nancy Lacore: Update to the Community


The Patuxent Partnership invites members and colleagues to attend an Update to the Local Community from RADM Nancy Lacore, commandant of the Naval District Washington. The event will be held October 3, 2023, at USMSM in California, MD.

Night Flight Noise Advisory Set Through Sept. 22

Communities surrounding the Naval Air Station Patuxent River are advised that noise-generating nighttime testing events are scheduled to take place through September 22, between 5pm and midnight each evening.

Just Society Art Contest Entries Due Oct. 1

Just Society

High school seniors attending any public, private, or home school in St. Mary’s County are invited to enter original art pieces in the St. Mary’s County Just Society Art Contest. Entries are due to the Old Jail Museum by 5pm October 1, 2023,

STE(A)M Festival Is Back in St. Mary’s


St. Mary’s County Public Schools will host the seventh annual STE(A)M Festival on Saturday, October 28, 2023, at the St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds. The Patuxent Partnership is helping to publicize this popular event that will be held in-person this year.