October 22, 2020

Art & Lifestyle:

County Series Puts Focus on Small Businesses -

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Mobile Food Drive Set Oct. 24 -

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Pandemic Sending Residents Outdoors -

Sunday, October 18, 2020

Here’s a Way to Keep Maryland Beautiful -

Friday, October 16, 2020

County Series Puts Focus on Small Businesses

Businesses

St. Mary’s County will offer the next “Helping You Navigate Now” listening session for small retail and service organizations Oct. 26, 2020.

Mobile Food Drive Set Oct. 24

Mobile Food Drive

A mobile food drive will be held Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, at the Church of the Ascension at 21641 Great Mills Road in Lexington Park, MD.

Free Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinics Planned

Flu

The St. Mary’s County Health Department is partnering with the public school system to offer free drive-thru flu vaccine clinics for children 3 to 18 at several locations in the county.

St. Mary’s Public Forum Set Oct. 20

Legislative Package

The St. Mary’s County commissioners will hold a public forum at 6:30 pm Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at the Chesapeake Building in Leonardtown.

Volunteers Ready to Read to Children of Frontline Heroes

Heroes

A new Reading for St. Mary’s Heroes initiative honors the service of frontline and essential workers of the COVID-19 pandemic, including health care providers, public health professionals, law enforcement, emergency medical services, firefighters, public works, teachers, grocery store workers, and others.

In St. Mary’s, Landfill & STS Operating on Columbus Day

Coronavirus

All St. Mary’s County government administrative offices will be closed Oct. 12 in observance of Columbus Day. The St. Andrew’s Landfill, six convenience centers, and St. Mary’s Transit System will be open and operate as normal Oct. 12.

Optimists Give More to LexPark Sheriff’s Station

The Lexington Park-St. Maries Optimist Club is donating — again — to the new Lexington Park District 4 Sheriff’s Station on Great Mills Road. 

Sierra Club Planting Trees at 3 County Parks

Sierra Club

Volunteers from the Southern Maryland Sierra Club are planting native trees at three St. Mary’s County parks, including John G. Lancaster Park in Lexington Park.

Community Corrections Center Plan Introduced

Corrections

The St. Mary’s County Equity Task Force, comprised of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office, health department, and public school system is announcing plans for the launch of a new Community Corrections Center.

Lexington Park Lions Sponsor 30-Bed Build

Sleep in Heavenly Peace

St. Mary’s County chapter of Sleep in Heavenly Peace is proud to announce that on September 26 the Lexington Park Lions Club will sponsor a 30-bed build at their shop at 21797 North Coral Drive in Lexington Park (between the Mixing Bowl and Toby’s Barbershop).