January 17, 2022

Art & Lifestyle:

Live Boxing Returns to So. Maryland -

Friday, January 14, 2022

Forrest Center to Host Tech Expo Jan. 20 -

Monday, January 10, 2022

Artists Sought to Paint Benches at Art Park -

Sunday, January 9, 2022

Find Out What Your Treasures Are Worth -

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Chronic Disease Prevention Team to Meet

Chronic Disease

The Chronic Disease Prevention Action Team of the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership will hold its next meeting from 1 to 2 pm Tuesday, January 25, 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


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.

Public Health Workers Honored


St. Mary’s County Health Department honored its team members for exceptional courage and service in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic and for ongoing efforts to advance agency performance.

Water Monitoring at Public Beaches Continues


Until Labor Day, the St. Mary’s County Health Department tests the water quality of public beaches in the county.

Lex Park to Get Behavioral Health Hub

Behavioral Health Hub

PNC Bank has donated its former bank building on Great Mills Road in Lexington Park to be used as a community Behavioral Health Hub.

Free Digital COVID Vaccine Cards Offered

Free digital COVID-19 vaccine cards will be offered for St. Mary’s County residents.

COVID Testing Site at Bay District Closing

Walk-Up COVID Testing in Lex Park

The St. Mary’s County Health Department COVID-19 testing site at the Bay District Volunteer Fire Department in Lexington Park is closing. The last day of operations will be Friday, March 26, 2021.

COVID Testing Sites Changes Jan. 20

COVID Testing

The St. Mary’s County Health Department will temporarily close its COVID-19 testing sites Wednesday, January 20, 2021, in order to redirect staff resources for community-based COVID-19 testing and vaccination clinics that day.