montgomery county recreation and parks

August 24, 2020 | Jordan Lindsay

Five Things to Know Today, Aug. 24, in Montgomery County

It’s Monday, Aug. 24, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County: 1.PPE Donations: Montgomery County is still accepting personal protective equipment donations to help keep essential workers safe while working in our county on the pandemic’s frontlines. Click here to learn more about how you can help. 2. Montgomery County Fall Guide: Registration for Montgomery […]

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June 18, 2020 | Aiesha Solomon

Montgomery County Recreation Hosting Online Scavenger Hunt

Montgomery County Recreation announced a 10-week long scavenger hunt, which started Friday, June 12 and will continue until Monday, August 17. At the start of each week, Montgomery County Recreation will post a new challenge on their Facebook page. This week’s challenge includes activities such as, cooking a healthy meal, using your body to spell […]

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May 13, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

¿Se Abrirán las Piscinas del Condado de Montgomery este Verano?

El lunes, el Departamento de Recreación del Condado de Montgomery publicó una carta de “Rec Updates”, reconociendo las preguntas que las personas tienen sobre el estatus de los campamentos y piscinas en el verano. Pero la carta dejó estas preguntas sin respuesta y en su lugar, brindó información detallada sobre reembolsos por programas cancelados, debido […]

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May 11, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

The Question Looms: Will Montgomery County Pools Open this Summer?

On Monday, Montgomery County Department of Recreation released a “Rec Updates” letter, acknowledging the questions people have about the status of camps and pools in the summer. But the letter left these questions unanswered and instead detailed information about refunds for programs canceled because of the coronavirus. The letter says, “The recreation team is working tirelessly to […]

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May 6, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Montgomery County Recreation Facilities Remain Closed Until Further Notice

Montgomery County Recreation facilities will remain closed until further notice. The news comes after Gov. Larry Hogan announced Wednesday some outdoor activities will resume Thursday morning. Hogan’s executive order includes the reopening of state beaches, parks, and playgrounds at the discretion of local governments. Although residents are allowed to utilize certain outdoor areas surrounding county […]

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January 29, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Five Things to Know for Jan. 29 in Montgomery County

It is Wednesday, Jan. 29, and we should expect partly cloudy weather. Here are five things to know in Montgomery County. 1. Montgomery County Recreation Job Fair:  Montgomery County Department of Recreation is hiring people for current and summer position. There will be a job fair from 3 to 7 p.m. at Plum Gar Neighborhood […]

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April 5, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

MLK Indoor Pool Will Be Closed For the Summer

Martin Luther King Jr. Indoor Pool in Silver Spring will close for mechanical work on May 20. During the closure, the pool filters will be upgraded in the facilities. According to a press release from the county, MLK Indoor will “reopen in early September.” Robin Riley, the director for Montgomery County Recreation, released a statement […]

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December 19, 2018 | Deirdre Byrne

Five Things to Know for Dec. 19 in Montgomery County

It’s Wednesday, Dec. 19, Christmas is six days away, and here are five things you need to know: 1. Jingle Bell Breakfast: The Long Branch Senior Center in Silver Spring has a free Jingle Bell Breakfast from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. There will also be two craft tables with supplies so seniors can make holiday […]

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September 12, 2016 | Staff Writer

Fall Registration is Now Underway for Recreation Classes and Programs (VIDEO)

Registration is now open for fall programs and classes that are offered by the Montgomery County Department of Recreation. ActiveMontgomery is the the county’s registration for website classes, programs and facilities.        

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August 11, 2014 | Staff Writer

Fall Recreation Guide Available

The Fall Guide for Recreation and Parks Programs is now available. Registration opens for programs and classes on Monday, August 18. The guide features hundreds of activities and programs that make it easy to enjoy a healthier and more active lifestyle, including sports, therapeutic recreation services and active adult senior programming. Registration is available in […]

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