Handmade at Your Library
A craft program for beginner and experienced do-it-yourselfers. Join us at Lexington Park one Saturday a month to make unique handicrafts. We’ll supply the instructions and materials, and you bring the creativity! This is an adults only program. Registration required.
Saturday, February 4, 10 – 11 a.m. Valentine’s Day Wreath Register
St. Mary’s County Library Author Fair
Come together and learn with local and aspiring authors. There will be presentations from local authors, a writing workshop, and an information session on self-publishing. Spend the day discovering new authors and learning how to get started in the writing industry. Please visit the St. Mary’s County Library Author Fair 2017 page to read more about the day and about how you can participate.
Lexington Park Saturday, April 1 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
DLLR Workshops at Lexington Park Library
Writing Resumes and Cover Letters
Participants will learn the basic fundamentals of writing a professional resume. This workshop teaches resume development by using tools and helpful links to create a resume that best reflects the participants’ skills and experience. Participants will review formats, content, grammar, and more to aid in the development of both resumes and cover letters. Registration recommended.
Tuesday, February 21, 2 – 4 p.m. Register
Interview Skills and Professionalism
Participants will learn skills and techniques that will help them ace their next interview and develop a professional appearance. Registration recommended.
Tuesday, March 14, 2 – 4 p.m. Register
Career Coach One-on-One
Participants can register for a one-hour session with a job services specialist from the Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulations to get assistance with job searching, writing resumes and cover letters, and/or interviewing. Registration is required and begins February 1, 2017.
Tuesday, March 21, 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. To register for a session, call 301-863-8188 x3.
Crochet Clique at Leonardtown Library
Crochet with others and learn from community crocheters.Bring your yarn and hook or borrow one of ours. This is the program for you if you’re new to crochet, looking to pick up some new tips, or hoping to socialize with other people interested in crochet. All skill levels welcome. Ages 18-100. Registration required.
Tuesday, January 24, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Register
Tuesday, February 28, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Register
Tuesday, March 28, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Register
Tuesday, April 25, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Register
Tuesday, May 30, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Register
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.