April 2, 2020

Theater Group Honors Actors, Performances

Newtowne Players Honor Actors, Performances

The Newtowne Players celebrated the theater group’s 15th season with the Triple Notch Awards on March 14 at Olde Breton Inn in Leonardtown.

St. Clement’s, Piney Point Join Museum Association

Museum Association

St. Clement’s Island Museum and Piney Point Lighthouse Museum recently joined the North American Reciprocal Museum Association.

Compensation Review Commission Seeking 3 Members


The St. Mary’s County commissioners seek three interested applicants to serve on the 2020 Compensation Review Commission. The deadline to apply is March 27.

MetCom Wants You to Adopt a Fire Hydrant

The Metropolitan Commission and volunteer fire departments are asking the community to partner with them in their Adopt-A-Hydrant program. Adopting a fire hydrant close to your home or business will assist fire fighters by keeping hydrants free of vegetation and debris in the summer and cleared of snow during the winter.

Nominees Sought for Disabilities Commission Awards


The St. Mary’s Commission on People with Disabilities will accept nominations through June 1, 2020, for its 12th annual awards program.

Webster Field Team Is World Expert at Landing System Training

Webster Field

Webster Field team is recognized worldwide as experts in developing, installing, and maintaining shipboard landing systems. International students from the United Kingdom and Italy recently completed training in St. Inigoes.

Canceled: Learn About STEM Academy Programs

STEM Educators

St. Mary’s County Public Schools will host two open houses for potential applicants to the STEM Academy programs at Lexington Park Elementary School and Spring Ridge Middle School.

Jail Museum to Open During Town’s First Fridays

Jail Museum

The Old Jail Museum, a popular landmark in downtown Leonardtown, will be open during Leonardtown First Fridays, from 5 to 8 pm beginning Friday, March 6, 2020.

Affordable Apartments @ Gate 1

Patuxent Cove

The newest apartment complex in St. Mary’s County: Patuxent Cove hosts an Open House March 14 – 10-2 — one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments 1-1/2 miles from Gate 1. 22014 Pegg Road, Lexington Park, MD 20653. 

Visit a Museum & Help Feed Local Families

Feed Local Families

St. Mary’s Caring Soup Kitchen wants to help feed residents — most especially local children — in need during the county schools’ spring break week through its Feed the Families program.