May 31, 2020

MetCom Wants You to Adopt a Fire Hydrant

The Metropolitan Commission and volunteer fire departments are asking the community to partner with them in their Adopt-A-Hydrant program. Adopting a fire hydrant close to your home or business will assist fire fighters by keeping hydrants free of vegetation and debris in the summer and cleared of snow during the winter.

Nominees Sought for Disabilities Commission Awards

Coronavirus

The St. Mary’s Commission on People with Disabilities will accept nominations through June 1, 2020, for its 12th annual awards program.

Webster Field Team Is World Expert at Landing System Training

Webster Field

Webster Field team is recognized worldwide as experts in developing, installing, and maintaining shipboard landing systems. International students from the United Kingdom and Italy recently completed training in St. Inigoes.

Canceled: Learn About STEM Academy Programs

STEM Educators

St. Mary’s County Public Schools will host two open houses for potential applicants to the STEM Academy programs at Lexington Park Elementary School and Spring Ridge Middle School.

Jail Museum to Open During Town’s First Fridays

Jail Museum

The Old Jail Museum, a popular landmark in downtown Leonardtown, will be open during Leonardtown First Fridays, from 5 to 8 pm beginning Friday, March 6, 2020.

Affordable Apartments @ Gate 1

Patuxent Cove

The newest apartment complex in St. Mary’s County: Patuxent Cove hosts an Open House March 14 – 10-2 — one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments 1-1/2 miles from Gate 1. 22014 Pegg Road, Lexington Park, MD 20653. 

Visit a Museum & Help Feed Local Families

Feed Local Families

St. Mary’s Caring Soup Kitchen wants to help feed residents — most especially local children — in need during the county schools’ spring break week through its Feed the Families program.

Museum to Celebrate Maryland Day

Maryland Day

Celebrate Maryland Day at the state’s birthplace at St. Clement’s Island Museum on Wednesday, March 25, 2020.

No Kid Sleeps on the Floor in Our Town

beds

Help Sleep In Heavenly Peace reach its mission — check the website March 1 to volunteer for the next build day March 14, 2020 — so no kid sleeps on the floor in our town.

SIF Returns to Pax Museum for STEAM Fest

SIF

An SRO crowd cheered a blend of technology and art at the second Spirit of Innovation & Freedom event designed to spur innovation and creative invention. Meet up with SIF again, Feb. 29 at the Pax River Museum STEAM event.