Here is your list of important meetings and events taking place this week:

Monday: League of Women Voters of St. Mary’s County Primary Candidates Forum. Candidates in contested primary races for Clerk of the Circuit Court (Republican ballot), State Senator District 29, Sheriff, County Commissioner District 1 (Republican ballot) and County Commissioner District 2 (Democratic ballot) will answer citizen questions. The forum gets underway at 5:30 p.m. at the Lexington Park Library, 21677 FDR Blvd. in Lexington Park. The event will be held in meeting rooms A and B and will end at 9 p.m. St. Mary’s County Government TV 95 will televise the forum live. To view go tohttps://stmarysmd.viebit.com/player_live.php…

Tuesday: The Commissioners of St. Mary’s County will begin their day by holding a joint meeting with members of the Metropolitan Commission at 9 a.m. in California. Commissioners plan to approve Metcom’s FY19 Capital improvement Budget and FY 2020 – 2024 plan. Commissioners will return to Leonardtown for their regular business meeting which begins at 11 a.m. View the full agenda: http://ow.ly/rjZv30k4OPu

Saturday: Drivin Muzzy headlines this month’s Downtown Tunes concert in the Leonardtown Square. Downtown Tunes is a FREE concert series that features a variety of music genres including jazz, country, bluegrass, acoustic and rock-n-roll performed by local artists. Entertainment begins at 6 p.m. Event info:http://ow.ly/Cg9230k4OIc

Monday: Memorial Day. All county administrative offices are closed. For a complete list of what’s open and what’s not:http://ow.ly/NubX30k4ONT

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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...