June 1, 2020

HSMC’s Miller Earns Archaeology Award

Archaeology

Historic St. Mary’s City archaeologist Henry M. Miller received the highest international award for the profession of historical archaeology earlier this year at a ceremony in Boston.

Heynes to Keynote Women’s History Banquet

Heynes

Jeannine Heynes will be the keynote speaker for the St. Mary’s County National Women’s History Month Banquet on March 19.

Museum Seeking Historic Items, Photos

Museum

The public is encouraged to donate pieces of local history during Community Day at St. Clement’s Island Museum today, Friday, February 7.

Leap Into STEAM at Pax Museum Feb. 29

STEAM at Pax Museum

The Pax River Naval Air Museum invites vendors to its third annual Leap into STEAM scheduled at the museum for Feb. 29, 2020.

Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain at Pax Feb. 3-14

Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain

Naval Air Station Patuxent River and other naval installations in the National Capital Region are preparing for the annual anti-terrorism force protection exercise — Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain 2020 — that will be conducted Feb. 3-14.

Need an Outlet for Your Photography Addiction?

Photography

The St. Mary’s County Camera Club is offering an opportunity for photographers to have their work critiqued at its February 6 meeting in Lexington Park.

Youth Ambassadors Sought for Homeless Count

Positions are available for youth ambassadors to assist with planning and outreach efforts for the Youth Reach Maryland 2020 homeless count.

First MD Housing Needs Assessment Begun

Maryland has named and convened a Housing Advisory Committee to drive the creation of the state’s first-ever needs assessment of affordable housing. The assessment was called for during the 2018 Maryland legislative session. Draft findings are due in June.

MetCom Raises Funds for Local Nonprofit

Local Nonprofit

A Community That Shares accepted a donation from employees of the Metropolitan Commission before the holidays in December.

Bucci to Be Honored for Special Olympics Work

Bucci

Mary Lu Bucci, former director of the St. Mary’s County Special Olympics, will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from the St. Mary’s County Commission for Women at the 2020 Women’s History Banquet.