September 25, 2017

Ribbon Cut on Lancaster Park Improvements

Lancaster Park

Now that major improvements have been made at John G. Lancaster Park in Lexington Park, a ribbon-cutting ceremony has been set Sept. 26 to celebrate.

Voices of Maryland Women Heard at Forum

Voices of Maryland Women

Two women’s groups are working together to make sure the issues faced by Maryland women are given their due consideration. The Maryland Commission for Women and the St. Mary’s County Commission for Women are working together to create the Voices of Maryland Women Forum from 6 to 8 pm Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, in Leonardtown.

Behavioral Action Team Meets Oct. 13

BHAT

The Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership is planning a meeting of the Behavioral Health Action Team from 2 to 3:30 pm Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at the St. Mary’s County Health Department in Leonardtown. MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital supports the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership.

Annmarie Creates the Perfect Tea Party

Tea in the Garden

Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Art Center has created a perfect event. Join them for an afternoon tea from noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017.

Industry Day Planned by NAWCAD

Industry Day

The Naval Air Warfare Center Air Division, or NAWCAD, is planning an Industry Day for Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017.

St. Mary’s Airport Open House Oct. 7

Airport Open House

There will be something for everyone at the St. Mary’s Airport Open House from 10 am to 4 pm Oct. 7, 2017 — demonstrations and displays of airplanes and drones; STEM activities, robotics, a kids corner with balsa airplane races, food from Linda’s On the Go, and more.

BHAT Panel Tackles Suicide Prevention

suicide

The Behavioral Health Action Team has scheduled a panel discussion on suicide prevention from 6 to 8 pm Thursday, Sept. 28, at the Daugherty-Palmer Commons at St. Mary’s College of Maryland.

Filmmaker to Present ‘Missiles of October’

Missiles of October documentary

The Patuxent Partnership and the Center for Study of Democracy at St. Mary’s College will host a viewing and discussion of the documentary, “The Missiles of October: What the World Didn’t Know,” on Wednesday, Oct. 18.

SMHEC Kicks Off Global Cinema Series

cinema series

Southern Maryland Higher Education Center will kick off the 2017 Global Cinema Series on Sept. 14 with “The Brand New Testament” (2015). All films in the series will start at 6:30 pm. They will be introduced by Jim Bershon. Admission is free.

Dozens of Works Featured in Kindred Show

Kindred Exhibit at Annmarie Garden

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