October 1, 2022

Art & Lifestyle:

Free Civil Legal Help at Lex Park Library -

Thursday, September 1, 2022

Telehealth Booth Opens at Lex Park Library -

Monday, August 29, 2022

Black Civil War Soldiers Exhibit Makes Stop in Lex Park -

Thursday, August 25, 2022

Time for ‘The Big Conversation’ -

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Chronic Disease Prevention Team to Meet

Chronic Disease

The Chronic Disease Action Team of the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership will hold its next meeting from 1 to 2 pm Tuesday, September 27, 2022.

Violence, Injury, & Trauma Action Team Meets

Chronic Disease

The Violence, Injury, and Trauma Action Team of the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership will meet from 1 to 2 pm Thursday, Aug. 25, 2022.

Harm Reduction Office Moving to New Location

Harm Reduction Moving Health Hub

The St. Mary’s County Health Department’s Harm Reduction Program office will move to the newly renovated St. Mary’s County Health Hub at 21625 Great Mills Road in Lexington Park, MD.

Water Monitoring at Public Beaches Continues

Beaches

St. Mary’s County Health Department will test the water quality of public beaches in St. Mary’s County from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Public Health Workers Honored

Health

The St. Mary’s County Health Department recently recognized outstanding team members who have excelled in their efforts to provide public health services to the community.

Health Dept. Changes COVID Operations

Health COVID Mask

The St. Mary’s County Health Department is changing its COVID-19 operations, including testing, vaccination, contact tracing, and data reporting.

Immunization Clinics Announced for Rising 7th-Graders

Clinics

The St. Mary’s County Health Department will offer Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, whooping cough) and meningococcal (meningitis) vaccines for currently enrolled sixth-graders (rising seventh-graders) at immunization clinics during the week of April 18, 2022.

Overdose Awareness Event Planned

Overdose Awareness Day

An International Overdose Awareness Day event will be held in Lexington Park from 4 to 6 pm Tuesday, August 31, 2021.

Back-to-School Vaccine Clinics Set

Vaccination Clinics

The St. Mary’s County Health Department will offer free back-to-school vaccine clinics for children up to age 18 who live in St. Mary’s. Three clinics will be held at Spring Ridge Middle School.

Rabid Fox Caught in Lexington Park

fox

The St. Mary’s County Health Department reports that a fox captured near Hilton Drive in the Lexington Park area has tested positive for rabies.