May 17, 2022

Art & Lifestyle:

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


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.

Lex Park Library Hosting Tax Prep Program

tax relief

LifeStyles of Maryland will help those who qualify for the VITA tax prep program to file their 2019 federal and state income taxes at no cost. Sessions will be available at the Lexington Park Library.

Patuxent Cove Taking Apps for First Tenants

Patuxent Cove

St. Mary’s newest apartment complex — Patuxent Cove — is taking applications for the apartments’ first tenants. Patuxent Cove is a mixed-income community on Pegg Road, 1.5 miles from Gate 1 of NAS Patuxent River.

Bring Your Wares to the Appraiser Fair

Appraiser Fair

The St. Mary’s County Museum Division has scheduled the January 2020 Appraiser Fair, and is encouraging residents to bring their items for appraisal to the St. Clement’s Island Museum on Saturday, Jan. 25.

SIF Ensemble to Perform at Museum

SIF Ensemble

“The Mindset of Innovation: A Quantum Case for Innovation in Art & Technology” will be offered at the Patuxent River Naval Air Museum from 6 to 7:30 pm Thursday, January 30. The SIF Ensemble will perform.

Musical Comedy Takes Stage at Three Notch

Musical Comedy

The next performance by The Newtowne Players brings “I Love You. You’re Perfect. Now Change” to the Three Notch Theatre in Lexington Park. The show will run January 31 through February 16.

Jan. 16: LexPark/Calvert Transpo Plan Open House

transpo plan

Maryland’s Calvert and St. Mary’s counties to present their draft, long-range transportation plan for Lexington Park and lower Calvert County, Jan.16, 2020, from 2 to 7 pm at the Lexington Park Library. The meeting is open for public discussion.