August 16, 2022

Art & Lifestyle:

Theater Holding Auditions for ‘Clue’ -

Sunday, August 7, 2022

Shakespeare Heads to St. Mary’s City -

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Young Artists Sought for Sotterley Contest -

Thursday, July 28, 2022

St. Mary’s, Eat, Live, and Be Healthy -

Saturday, July 23, 2022

County Schedule for Juneteenth Holiday


All St. Mary’s County government administrative offices will be closed Monday, June 20, 2022. Great Mills pool will be open 11 am to 5 pm. St. Clement’s Island, Piney Point Lighthouse, and Old Jail museums will be open 10 am to 5 pm. The Drayden African American Schoolhouse will be open 11 am to 2 pm.

Juneteenth Event to Feature Jazz Concert


The Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions’ 2021 Juneteenth celebration will be held Saturday, June 19, in Lexington Park. A jazz concert will be featured from 4 to 6 pm.

Today Marks 155th Anniversary of Juneteenth


Rep. Steny H. Hoyer: ‘On Juneteenth, we honor those who have fought and sacrificed for freedom.’

Juneteenth Vendors, Sponsors Sought

Juneteenth Event

Vendors, advertisers, and sponsors are needed for the 16th annual Juneteenth Celebration on Saturday, June 15, 2019, in Lexington Park. Those interested need to register before the May 24 deadline.

Juneteenth Festival Planned June 16

Juneteenth Festival

For the 15th year, the Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions will offer its annual Juneteenth Festival to celebrate African-American heritage in St. Mary’s County. The free event is set for noon to 8 pm June 16, 2018, at John G. Lancaster Park in Lexington Park.

Juneteenth Celebration Set June 17

Juneteenth Celebration

St. Mary’s County will celebrate Juneteenth at John G. Lancaster Park in Lexington Park on June 17, 2017. This family-friendly event includes a 5K run/walk starting at 8 am, a festival from noon to 8 pm, and vendors throughout the day.

Juneteenth Celebration Set

Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth Celebration planned June 20, Lexington Park, MD.

First Missionary Baptist Dances and Praises

MLK is remembered at the annual meeting of the United Committee for Afro-American Contributions in dance by members of First Missionary Baptist.

U.S. Colored Troops Civil War Memorial Monument Dedicated

U.S. Colored Troops Civil War Memorial Monument

The Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions and Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War memorialize U.S. Colored Troops of the Civil War.

UCAC Founder Explains Juneteenth

Juneteenth celebrates the emancipation of slaves in the United States. Lexington Park joins communities across the nation recognizing the holiday.