May 17, 2022

Art & Lifestyle:

Visit a Museum & Help 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


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


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.

Library to Host Navy’s PFAS Open House


Residents in the vicinity of NAS Patuxent River and other interested parties are invited to attend a public information meeting from 5 to 7 pm Tuesday, March 3, 2020, to learn about the US Navy’s assessment of on-base surveys of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS).

County Revising Zoning, Subdivision Ordinances


The St. Mary’s County Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Ordinance will be revised. The first meeting will be held February 26.

Sheriff’s Office Accreditation Team Wants to Hear From Community

Sheriff's Office

A team of assessors from the Commission on the Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies is scheduled to arrive February 25, 2020, to examine all aspects of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office policies, procedures, management, operations, and support services.

Free Program Aims to Strengthen Families

Strengthening Families

Strengthening Families is a free, 14-session program that provides families with children up to age 16 training in parenting; children’s social and life skills; and creating healthy family relationships. The sessions will be held in Lexington Park.

Full STEAM Ahead at Pax Museum Expo

Full STEAM Ahead

Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math take center stage at the Pax River Naval Air Museum as it hosts the third annual STEAM event from 10 am to 5 pm February 29, 2020.

Strange Is USMC Acquisition Officer of Year


The Marine Corps Aviation Association John Glenn Squadron presented Lt. Col. Russell Strange with the Acquisition Officer of the Year award during its annual banquet Jan. 30 at NAS Patuxent River.