My Place to
Learn, Discover, Relax!
- Babies through teens can participate in our Summer Reading Programs and win
prizes by completing fun reading activities. All participants
receive a ticket to July 22 Blue Crabs game.
replenish our local food banks by bringing a nonperishable food item when attending a
our deployed soldiers by donating items for care packages. St. Mary's County Farm Bureau
Women's Committee is collecting these at each branch through July
website has a new look with several new
features including book rivers! The new design was created
by staff and local business woman, Molly Chen of POC
- We now
accept credit cards.
libraries will be closed July 4th. Due to budget
constraints, Lexington Park will be closed on
starting July 3.
- Local artist Dhyana Mackenzie has
her artwork on display at Lexington Park Library Art Gallery
through Aug. 15 with her opening reception scheduled July 6, 5-8
out Flickr to see photos taken at our
Library collection named in memory of Midge Cannetti
A collection of reference materials at Lexington Park
Library has been named "The Midge Cannetti Reference & Grant
Seeker Resource Center" in memory of
"Midge" Cannetti, a librarian at Lexington Park from 1959
to 1984. This was made possible through the generosity of Dr.
Julia King in memory of her late mother-in-law. A plaque has
been placed in the area commemorating Midge. Pictured above (left to
right) are Board members Carole Romary, Everlyn Holland, Joan
Springer, Dr. Julia King, Alan Dillingham, Dan Buris, Carolyn Guy,
and Lynn Newkirk.
Summer + Libraries = Fun for Everyone!
Join us for some summer fun. Tell a friend or
neighbor about our free activities and invite them to come with
you. Click on the name of the program for more
information or to register.
Summer Reading Programs:
Babies through teens can earn prizes and even a book
by completing fun reading activities. More details.
Each participant receives a ticket to Blue Crabs
fireworks game on July 22. One participant will receive a
family packet of 4 tickets to Maryland Science Center in a random
- My Story of
St. Clement's Island Three ladies
of years past tell their stories about St. Clement's
Island. Presented by St. Clement's Island Museum Staff
- Free Family
Adult Movie Matinee at Lexington Park
8, 1 PM, Showboat
5, 1 PM, True
earns $2,320 in McKay's Rewards Program
The library received a check
from McKay's Rewards Program in the amount of$2,320.83. The
money will be used for future technology needs. The library ranked
7th out of 112 organizations. The program starts again in
September. Please sign up and designate the library as your
non-profit. Help us to be #1 and earn the 1st place bonus of
Thank you to everyone who participated this year!
Free Computer Classes
Basic classes: Introduction to Computers, Windows, Internet and
Also one-on-one instruction available. Call library for an
Introduction to Online
Genealogy, July 12, 5:30-7:30 PM, Lexington Park
Introduction to Digital Photo
Editing, Aug 11, 5:30-7:30 PM, Lexington Park
Click here for
complete class schedule and to register.
Talk about a good
Join us for any of these
book discussions. Books available at hosting library.
Committed by Elizabeth Gilbert
Monday, July 11, 7 PM, Charlotte Hall
The Immortal Life of Henrietta
Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Monday, July 11, 6 PM, Lexington Park
Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
Thursday, July 21, 7 PM, Leonardtown