News Release, St. Mary’s Couty NAACP

Lexington Park, MD- The St. Mary’s County NAACP and St. Inie’s Coffee invites the entire community to wrap up the summer with a  “Friday Night In The Park” celebration. The event will be held at John G. Lancaster Park in Lexington Park, MD from 6-9PM and is free of charge. There will be a variety of games and activities, refreshments, a DJ and dance floor, Zumba fitness classes, open courts for basketball and soccer and a corn hole tournament.

“We brought the community together at the end of June to kick off the summer and the response was overwhelmingly positive so we’re doing it again as a back-to-school event ”, said NAACP President, William ‘BJ’ Hall.

Friday Night In The Park is a collaborative effort with St. Inie’s Coffee. Catherine Grube, the owner of the local business, added “this is our first year launching Friday Night in the Park. Based on the turnout, we hope to make this an annual event for families”

Special thanks to the following businesses for offering prizes and giveaways: AMC  Lexington Park 6 Theater, Mission BBQ, Top of the Line Barbershop, Beauty by Monnie, Captain Save a Weave and  Rick’s Stylz.

Their support and sponsorship for this community event are greatly appreciated.  

For additional information or to set up a booth to sell goods or inform the public about programs and services, please contact William ‘BJ’ Hall at bjhall03@gmail.comno later than August 28.

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