Please note: The first time you register for an event and provide an email address, you will receive an email from asking you to confirm your email address. By clicking the link in the email, you will continue to receive confirmation/cancellation emails and notifications if you are moved from the waiting list to the main list. If the link has expired, and you want to continue receiving email confirmations, please email us.

Ongoing Programs

Book Discussions
Computer Classes

New Year, New Job!

Job Searching Workshop
This workshop is designed to assist with navigating through the Maryland Workforce Exchange (MWE) system to conduct Job Search. Participants will learn how to job search utilizing additional career sites to enhance employability, learn tips on how to complete an online application and learn how to conduct a successful job search. Professionals will help review position descriptions and utilizes ONET online resource center to enhance your resume and application content. In partnership with JobSource, St. Mary’s One Stop Career Center. Registration required.

Lexington Park                            Tuesday, February 9, 2-4 p.m.                          Register

Leonardtown                               Wednesday, March 16, 2-4 p.m.                       Register

Interview Skills Workshop
This workshop will introduce and answer questions as they relate to interviewing. Discussed will be purpose, preparation, body language, salary, legal and illegal questions, closings and follow-up. Participants will have a clear understanding of how to prepare and conduct themselves during an interview. In partnership with JobSource, St. Mary’s One Stop Career Center. Registration required.

Lexington Park                            Tuesday, February 28, 2-4 p.m.                        Register

Leonardtown                               Monday, March 28, 2-4 p.m.                             Register

Job Search One on One Help
Drop in and receive one on one help with job searching and accessing online applications. No registration required.

Lexington Park                           Mondays, 2-4 p.m.

Charlotte Hall                              Tuesdays, 2-4 p.m.

Leonardtown                               Wednesdays, 2-4 p.m.

Veterans’ Book Group

A reading and discussion series for veterans led by Vietnam veteran, author, and College of Southern Maryland professor, Wayne Karlin. Service members of all eras are welcome. This group will meet at Lexington Park on the first Friday of each month from 11:30am-1:30pm. Participants should plan to attend all five sessions. Free. Lunch and materials provided. Registration required.

Lexington Park                          Fridays: February 5, March 4, April 1, May 6, June 3
To register contact Cecelia Thomas at 301-863-8188, x3 or email

The Veterans Book Group program is offered by the Maryland Humanities Council in partnership with the Maine Humanities Council and eleven other state humanities councils across the country. The program has received major support from the National Endowment for the Humanities’ Standing Together initiative, created to promote understanding of the military experience and to support returning veterans.

St. Mary’s Financial Classes

Building Credit
About financial literacy, in partnership with the St. Mary’s County Housing Authority. The class will be taught by professionals from The Assets for Financial Independence Foundation (AFFIF) and PNC. Registration required.

Leonardtown                               Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m.- 12 p.m.              Register

Alice in Wonderland: Through the Looking Glass

Travel through a whimsical world, and help Alice become queen. Celebrate Humpty Dumpty’s un-birthday, and play a game of croquet. All ages, no registration required.

Lexington Park                           Thursday, May 26, 6-7:30 p.m.


Other Programs

To see a complete listing of programs and events, check the calendar.

Please note that library staff may be taking photos of any or all events to use for future library publications. Program participants’ photos may be used without notification or compensation. If you do not feel comfortable having your photo taken, please inform library staff when you arrive to a program.