May 20, 2022

Art & Lifestyle:

Moll Dyer Day Planned in February

The St. Mary’s County Historical Society will hold the first Moll Dyer Day on February 26, 2022. The legend of Moll Dyer and the alleged curse she placed on local residents has persisted for centuries.

County Museums Switch to Winter Hours

Lighthouses

St. Clement’s Island Museum in Colton’s Point, the Old Jail Museum in Leonardtown, and Piney Point Lighthouse Museum in Piney Point, will switch over to winter hours of operation.

Old Jail Museum Now Open Daily

Old Jail Museum

The Old Jail Museum in Leonardtown is open for regular visiting hours. It is also serving as the town’s visitor center.

Jail Museum Gets Grant for Runaway Slave Exhibit

Jail Museum

The Friends of St. Clement’s Island and Piney Point Museums was recently awarded a $2,300 grant from the National Parks Service for a Runaway Slave exhibit at the Old Jail Museum in Leonardtown.

Town’s First Friday Events Are Back

Jail Museum

The Old Jail Museum in Leonardtown will be open to the public from 5 to 8 pm July 3 for the restarted Leonardtown First Fridays.