May 21, 2019

St. Mary’s Transit Surveying Riders, Employers

St. Mary’s County government is looking to update its Transit System plan and wants the public’s input.

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.

Museum Sites Waive Fees Saturday for Military Members

Museum Sites

On Armed Forces Day, May 18, St. Clement’s Island Museum and Piney Point Lighthouse Museum will offer active duty and retired members of the military free regular admission to the museums during normal operating hours, 10 am to 5 pm.

St. Mary’s Releases New TechBook


The St. Mary’s County Department of Economic Development has released a new Technology Resource Book.

Enjoy a Night on Broadway at Three Notch

Night on Broadway

For the fourth year, The Newtowne Players will perform its “A Night on Broadway: Sight, Sound and Song” show. The show runs from May 10-19.

GM Pool Will Close for Maintenance

Mardi Gras Pool Party

The Great Mills Swimming Pool will close for seasonal maintenance Friday, May 10, through Friday, May 24. During this time, the pool’s air supported dome structure will be removed, converting the pool to an outdoor facility. Other seasonal maintenance and staff training also will take place while the pool is closed.

Luncheon Will Celebrate St. Mary’s Centenarians

Luncheon Will Celebrate St. Mary's Centenarians

St. Mary’s County will honor county residents who will be 100 or older this year at a May 22 Centenarians Luncheon.

5 to Compete in Crab Pot Pitch Contest

Five Southern Maryland entrepreneurs will pitch business ideas to a panel of judges May 9 in a “Shark Tank”-type contest. On the line at the Crab Pot Pitch Competition: $5,000 and a bushel of crabs!

Volunteers Sought for County Boards

Looking for an opportunity to play a more active role in the community? The St. Mary’s County commissioners are asking citizens interested in volunteering their time to consider serving on various boards, committees, and commissions.

Torti Gallas Chosen to Create Airport Plan

Torti Gallas

Maryland-based Torti Gallas + Partners has been chosen to design the Innovation District Master Plan for the St. Mary’s County Regional Airport and properties in the surrounding areas.