Monday: St. Mary’s county Planning Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. in the commissioners meeting room in Leonardtown. Topics on the agenda include a presentation on the 2018 Education Facilities Master Plan and a review of the Lexington Park Development District Master Plan zoning map. Agenda: http://ow.ly/TrZX30lTn3u

Tuesday: Commissioners of St. Mary’s County weekly business meeting begins at 9 a.m. in Leonardtown. Among the items on the agenda … commissioners will make a decision on the proposed Fifteenth Amendment to the Sheriff’s Office Retirement Plan. Commissioners will also attend the annual State of the County luncheon in Lexington Park at 11:30 a.m. and hold their final Public Forum at 6:30 p.m. in Leonardtown. Full agenda: http://ow.ly/VqH130lVIMr

Saturday: It’s the last day of the Sotterley Farmers Market. A UME Master Gardeners Plant Clinic will also be held. Your final opportunity this season to purchase the best quality local home-grown vegetables, fruit, and plants, as well as unique, hand-crafted items. Free wagon rides, free face painting, 50% off Sotterley produce, and our friends from the University of Maryland Extension Master Gardeners of Southern Maryland will present a clinic on plant identification and problems. 8 a.m. – noon. Sotterley Plantation in Hollywood. Info: http://ow.ly/L6PN30lwQvW

The Artillery of Point Lookout. A Civil War living history program along with artillery demonstrations. The program will feature other living history displays and scenarios. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Point Lookout State Park, Scotland. Info: http://ow.ly/pzR530lUezM

Bowles Farm Corn Maze and Pumpkin Farm. Corn maze, petting zoo, wagon rides, mini straw maze, corn box, pumpkins, food, and lots of family fun. Admission fee. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Bowles Farm, 22880 Budds Creek Road, Clements. Event info:http://ow.ly/JvH630lUenR

Sunday: The Artillery of Point Lookout. A Civil War living history program along with artillery demonstrations. The program will feature other living history displays and scenarios. 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Point Lookout State Park, Scotland. Info:http://ow.ly/pzR530lUezM

Bowles Farm Corn Maze and Pumpkin Farm. Corn maze, petting zoo, wagon rides, mini straw maze, corn box, pumpkins, food, and lots of family fun. Admission fee. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Bowles Farm, 22880 Budds Creek Road, Clements. Event info:http://ow.ly/JvH630lUenR

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...