HVFD Spring Dinner
1-5 p.m. March 2
The Ladies Auxiliary of the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department’s annual dinner will feature stuffed ham, fried oysters, chicken salad, sides and drinks. Bake table and raffle. Adults $25; ages 4-12 $10; 3 years and under free. Carry-out available. For more information, visit www.hvfd7.com.
Offshore Lighthouse Historical Exhibit
Piney Point Lighthouse
This temporary exhibit will be on loan to the St. Mary’s County Museum Division until January 2020. The goal of the program is to educate the public about the history of the lighthouses offshore on the Chesapeake Bay and Potomac River, both existing and those no longer standing. The display contains research performed by the Chesapeake Chapter on all of the lighthouses at both the U.S. Coast Guard Historians Office and the National Archives.
Art on Your Own Terms
6-7:30 p.m. March 4
Lexington Park Library
Come brighten your day with a little “art therapy,” and use creativity as your outlet for stress. Experiment with a variety of art supplies, and make a project to take home. Materials provided. Ages 18 and up. No registration required.
Lawyer in the Library
Noon to 2 p.m. March 6
Lexington Park Library will host Lawyer in the Library on Wednesday, March 6 from 12 — 2 p.m. The Lawyer in the Library project provides FREE civil legal services in your community! No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you.
Escape Junk News
6-7:30 p.m. March 6
Lexington Park Library
Feeling lost in today’s media landscape? Join Newseum Education as they tackle buzzwords, bots, and bad actors on social media. In 90 minutes, you’ll get clear definitions of current media terms, practical tools to identify fake and flawed news, and practice with real examples. Registration required.
Drop-In Tech Help
6-7 p.m. Leonardtown Library
Drop-In Tech Help is open for any and all basic technology questions. We’ll do our best to assist you in a relaxed, low-stress environment. Learn how to download eBooks and eAudiobooks to your phone or tablet. Learn how to navigate the internet, email, and social networks. Learn how to connect devices to a network, Bluetooth, or the cloud.
Paws to Read
2-4 p.m. March 9
For beginning readers, or any student who needs a confidence boost. Join “Pets on Wheels” to practice reading out loud to a therapy dog for 15 minute sessions. Registration opens two weeks before each program. Readers should bring a book, or arrive at least 20 minutes early for help to choose a book.
Love in the Afternoon
11 a.m. and 1 p.m. March 30
This specialty tour will highlight some spaces not normally seen and stories not usually shared of 18th and 19th century courtship and marriage and the ongoing preservation of Madam Bowles’ bed chamber. Advance reservations required. No walk-ins. Limited to 18 people per tour. Online ticketing: www.sotterley.org.