September 22, 2023

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.

Cooling Centers Available in St. Mary’s

With extreme heat in the forecast for the remainder of the week, St. Mary’s County government is announcing the availability of cooling centers for the public.

Library Chosen to Host National Exhibit


The St. Mary’s County Library has been selected to host the World on the Move: 250,000 Years of Human Migration exhibit in 2025.

School Summer Meals Program Has Begun

Summer Meals

St. Mary’s County children and their families will be able to access a free and nutritious meal Monday through Friday for 10 weeks during the summer.

Program Offers Laptops for Eligible Residents


In an effort to advance equal access to technology for St. Mary’s residents, county government will distribute 4,500 HP Chromebooks for free, while supplies last, to local households with an income at or below the national poverty level. Four distribution dates are planned at the Lexington Park Library. Check to see if you qualify.

Sailor’s Quick Action Helps Save a Life

Quick Action

NAS Patuxent River sailor Charles Osei Yeboah’s quick action is credited with helping save a man in Lexington Park when a library patron suddenly lost consciousness.

Free Legal Help for Those Seeking Expungements


The Lexington Park Library will hold an Expungement Day from 9am to 4pm January 13, 2023, with free legal help to expunge a Maryland criminal record.

Lex Park Library Collecting Hygiene Products


The Lexington Park Library is collecting hygiene products for those in need this holiday season. The Box It Up! Donation Drive will be going on all day, Wednesday, December 14, 2022.

Get MD ID @ Lex Park Library 10/12

The Maryland Department of Transportation will be at the Lexington Park Library on Oct. 12, 2022, from 9 am to 2 pm to issue State Identification Cards. Appointments recommended. Call 301-863-8188 for assistance.

Telehealth Booth Opens at Lex Park Library


Telehealth booths have opened at the Lexington Park and Charlotte Hall libraries to provide private spaces with internet access for community members to reserve and use for virtual health care visits.