July 18, 2019

Community Invited to Drayden Schoolhouse

Drayden Schoolhouse

The Drayden African American Schoolhouse will be opened periodically, thanks to a partnership between the St. Mary’s County Museum Division and the Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions. 

Weekend Gate 2 Closure Prompts Business Concerns

Pax River Gate 3 closure

The Lexington Park Business and Community Association is joined by UCAC in protesting the weekend closure of Gate 2.

First Missionary Baptist Dances and Praises

MLK is remembered at the annual meeting of the United Committee for Afro-American Contributions in dance by members of First Missionary Baptist.

U.S. Colored Troops Civil War Memorial Monument Dedicated

U.S. Colored Troops Civil War Memorial Monument

The Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions and Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War memorialize U.S. Colored Troops of the Civil War.

UCAC Founder Explains Juneteenth

Juneteenth celebrates the emancipation of slaves in the United States. Lexington Park joins communities across the nation recognizing the holiday.

Civil War Memorial Dedication Set for June 16

The UCAC invites you to attend the dedication of the United States Colored Troops Civil War Memorial Monument.

Medals of Honor Remembered

The UCAC plans to honor St. Mary’s County’s Civil War heroes.

Frederick Douglass Visits

Walter Jones brings his portrayal of the abolitionist leader to Lexington Park.