Tuesday:

  • Commissioners of St. Mary’s County hold their weekly business meeting at 9 a.m. in Leonardtown. Among the topics commissioners will discuss is an operations plan of action for the Skate Park and Nicolet Park. Commissioners will hold the first of two follow up FY19 Budget Work Sessions at 1:30 p.m. to follow-up from the April 17 Budget Public Hearing and review appeals and realignments. Complete agenda: http://ow.ly/Broh30jIGVJ

Thursday:

  • St. Mary’s County Recreation and Parks board meets at 5:30 p.m. in Leonardtown.

Friday:

  • Leonardtown First Friday. Swing into Spring! It’s time to get those dancing shoes out for an evening of fun and entertainment! An exciting line-up of events is scheduled, including the return of the Chesapeake Swingband for their annual concert in Downtown Leonardtown. Be ready to jitterbug, waltz, and boogie-woogie the night away from 6 – 8 p.m. Info: http://ow.ly/2G6e30jIh8z

Saturday:

  • Open Barn at Greenwell State Park. Meet with Greenwell’s horses, watch riding lessons, and learn about the Greenwell Foundation’s equestrian programs. 9 a.m. – noon. Greenwell State Park, 25420 Rosedale Manor Lane, Hollywood. Info: http://ow.ly/qEKR30jIgUu
  • May Day at Historic St. Mary’s City. Celebrate the arrival of spring – colonial-style! Rally ‘round the Maypole with the colonists then enjoy entertainment, browsing arts and crafts, garden crafts and games with a 17th-century flair. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Historic St. Mary’s City Visitors Center, St. Mary’s City. Event info: http://ow.ly/HN6K30jIhkJ
  • The Soldiers of Point Lookout. Living historians provide displays depicting the years of the military occupation of Point Lookout. Periods will include the colonial period through to World War II. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Point Lookout State Park in Scotland. Info: http://ow.ly/TBuT30jIhR0

Sunday:

  • The Soldiers of Point Lookout. Living historians provide displays depicting the years of the military occupation of Point Lookout. Periods will include the colonial period through to World War II. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Point Lookout State Park in Scotland. Info: http://ow.ly/TBuT30jIhR0

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...