News Release, Town of Leonardtown

Leonardtown, MD— The Commissioners of Leonardtown is looking for volunteers to assist with upcoming fall and holiday events in Leonardtown. 

Volunteers are needed to help with upcoming fall and holiday events in Town including: Trick–or–Treat on the Square on Saturday, October 26, 2019; Veterans Day Parade & Memorial Wreath Laying Ceremony on Monday, November 11, 2019; First Friday’s on the first Friday of September – November; Christmas on the Square & Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, November 29th and more.

Volunteers are needed to assist with setup and cleanup, running activities, and to assist with pre-planning activities such as inventorying supplies, creating and distributing flyers, writing press releases, posting signs and more.

Volunteer opportunities are available for individuals and groups. We are mostly in need of volunteers who are 16 years of age or up (teens and seniors are welcome), but there are some youth volunteer opportunities available as well. Volunteering is a great way to meet other caring individuals and the Town events offer great team-building activities for groups.

Potential volunteers may fill out volunteer applications located at Town Hall or can request a digital copy from Brandy Blackstone at

Applications can be submitted via hard copy to Town Hall or via email to

Town Hall is located at 22670 Washington St, Leonardtown, MD 20650 and is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

There is no limit to the number of volunteers needed to assist in the events. These upcoming fall events are fun and exciting. We hope you will join us this event season!

If interested, please email Brandy Blackstone at for more information and visit the Town’s website at or to learn more about the different types of events.

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...