Department of Parks and Recreation Pr. Geo. County

Department of Parks and Recreation Pr. Geo. County

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In need of a Spring Break Camp? This great opp is perfect for any theatre-loving 8-12 year old! (And only $10/day!)

More about Department of Parks and Recreation Pr. Geo. County's Junior Academy for the Performing Arts Spring Break Camp here:
To start the spring months, I'm here with your list of allllll the upcoming youth sports and activities! Guess what PG County? We don't have to look to far. Visit Department of Parks and Recreation Pr. Geo. County for a complete guide of activities and facilities available this spring! They are now accepting sign ups.

📍Acquatics
📍Fitness
📍Martial Arts
📍Basketball
📍Dance & Cheer
and more!
Christmas decoration contest!
Christmas Decoration Contest!
Holiday Decoration contest
Hbd
#TBT to Jubilee Voices' 2019 Black History Month performance in Upper Marlboro, MD, presented by Darnall's Chance House Museum and the Department of Parks and Recreation. What a great performance and a great audience, who were excited to clap and sing along with "Great Gettin' Up Morning"! Learn more about our "Jubilee July" 10-year anniversary celebration: https://bit.ly/jv10-july
Need to cool off? Prince George's County Department of Parks and Recreation pools are open but make reservations before going!

Let us help you find newer, greater ways to live more and play more in Prince George’s County! At the M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation in Prince George's County, playing is a big part of our life.

How big? We’re talking more than 28,000 acres of parklands - big! One hundred and sixty-five (165+) miles of trails - big! More activities, learning, camps, pools, event venues, athletic fields, and playgrounds than you can shake your favorite stick at - big! So anytime you’re doing something fun in Prince George’s County, discovering something new and fascinating, or just enjoying the great outdoors, take a look around. You’ll probably see an M-NCPPC sign nearby.

Operating as usual

03/21/2022

Join us on Wednesday, March 30th for a Cosca Regional Park playground renovation update! If you missed a prior meeting and would like to get caught up you can learn more here: https://bit.ly/3ueCNyn

Register for the meeting on March 30: https://bit.ly/3DJUERb
#PlanCoscaPark

03/21/2022

On your mark, get set, go!

Calling all track and field athletes to join in the fun! Runners ages 5 and up can compete in various events including the 100-meter, 200-meter, 400-meter, 800 meter, 1600-meter and 4x100 relays.

No track experience necessary.

https://bit.ly/36nEcue

¡En sus marcas, listos, fuera!

¡Llamando a todos los atletas de pista y campo a unirse a la diversión! Los corredores de 5 años en adelante pueden competir en varios eventos, incluyendo los relevos de 100 metros, 200 metros, 400 metros, 800 metros, 1600 metros y 4x100.

No es necesaria experiencia previa.

https://bit.ly/36nEcue

Cherry Blossom Kite Fly 2022 03/21/2022

Cherry Blossom Kite Fly 2022

Fly like a kite as we celebrate the DC Cherry Blossom Festival! Join us March 26th as we giveaway free kite STEAM focused kite kits while supplies last! You can pick up yours at the following locations:

📍 Bladensburg Waterfront Park
📍 Tucker Road Athletic Complex
📍 Fairwood Community Park

Cherry Blossom Kite Fly 2022 As we celebrate the DC Cherry Blossom Festival, Join us March 26th as we giveaway Free Kites! Use these instructions to help you complete YOUR unique kite an...

03/17/2022

Come see the updated designs and chat with the design team about the feedback we've received from the community thus far! #LiveMorePlayMore #MarlowHeights

https://bit.ly/3FjqVys

¡Ven a ver los diseños actualizados y conversa con el equipo de diseño sobre los comentarios que hemos recibido de la comunidad hasta ahora! #LiveMorePlayMore #MarlowHeights

https://bit.ly/3FjqVys

Photos from Department of Parks and Recreation Pr. Geo. County's post 03/17/2022

We’re looking for talented people to work in a variety of seasonal and part-time positions. Bring your resume and sign up here for a 15 minute slot to tell us more about yourself!

https://bit.ly/3tFcpNN

Estamos buscando personas talentosas para trabajar en una variedad de puestos de temporada y de medio tiempo. ¡Inscríbete y trae tu resume, separa tu espacio aquí de 15 minutos para contarnos más sobre ti!

https://bit.ly/3tFcpNN

03/16/2022

On your mark, get set, go!

Calling all track and field athletes to join in the fun! Runners ages 5 and up can compete in various events including the 100-meter, 200-meter, 400-meter, 800 meter, 1600-meter and 4x100 relays.

No track experience necessary.

https://bit.ly/36nEcue

¡En sus marcas, listos, fuera!

¡Llamando a todos los atletas de pista y campo a unirse a la diversión! Los corredores de 5 años en adelante pueden competir en varios eventos, incluyendo los relevos de 100 metros, 200 metros, 400 metros, 800 metros, 1600 metros y 4x100.

No es necesaria experiencia previa.

https://bit.ly/36nEcue

03/16/2022

Let's get that body moving! It's total body HIIT day! #WellnessWednesday

03/16/2022

The community's input on the new playground at Upper Marlboro Community Center is very important to us!

Please take a moment to complete the survey below and share it with your neighbors and friends. https://bit.ly/3Mxa0xi

03/16/2022

Spring Into Fitness: Family Fitness

Our first Spring Into Fitness series started last night and we had a blast! If you missed out, it's not too late to join in on the fun. Check out the various options available throughout the County!

Tuesdays, March, 22, & 29, 6-7 pm
Family Fitness
This high-energy fitness class will get the whole family moving! Learn new exercises and different ways to stay active. Level: All.
FREE ; Ages 6 & up
Glenn Dale Community Center (located near pool entrance)
11901 Glenn Dale Blvd., Glenn Dale 20769
Register Here: https://bit.ly/3tgxMpK

Wednesdays, March 16, 23, & 30, 6-7 pm
Boot Camp
Join us for a workout that strengthens your muscles and improves your heart health! Class includes a combination of bodyweight, strength, and cardio exercises to provide a challenging and rewarding workout experience. Please bring a mat or towel to class. Level: Intermediate.
FREE; Ages 13 & up
Watkins Regional Park (located near Tennis Bubble)
301 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro 20774
Register Here: https://bit.ly/3tgxMpK

Thursdays, March 17, 24, & 31, 6-7 pm
Wellness Walk
Walking is great for your physical and mental health. Learn how to establish a walking routine and connect with others who have similar fitness goals. Participants can walk at their own pace on a route determined by the instructor. Level: All.
FREE; Ages 13 & up
Cosca Regional Park (located near Clearwater Nature Center)
11000 Thrift Road, Clinton 20735
Register Here: https://bit.ly/3tgxMpK

Photos from Department of Parks and Recreation Pr. Geo. County's post 03/15/2022

Congratulations to our HBCU Ultimate Experience winners! Enjoy these prizes on your HBCU journey! #THBCUE

03/15/2022

ICYMI- The community's input on the new playground at Upper Marlboro Community Center is very important to us!

Please take a moment to complete the survey below and share it with your neighbors and friends. https://bit.ly/3Mxa0xi

Deadline to submit is March 17th

03/15/2022

Your input on the new playground at Largo/Kettering/Perrywood Community Center is very important to us!

Please take a moment to complete the survey below and share it with your neighbors and friends. https://bit.ly/3pJ83nu

03/15/2022

Stay updated with the latest recreational activities in the County delivered right to your inbox!

https://bit.ly/3yBN74b

¡Manténgase actualizado con las últimas actividades recreativas del condado directamente en su bandeja de entrada!

https://bit.ly/3yBN74b

03/15/2022

Join us for our upcoming Bloomin' PGC Urban Farmers Open Mic Night on March 15 at 7 PM! Our focus this month is on farm stress management and mediation resources. Visit https://bit.ly/3KnZSVG to register now!

Dr. Alex Chan from the University of Maryland Extension will introduce the University's Farm Stress Management program and a framework for increasing awareness of mental health issues within the farm community. Kay-Megan Washington from the Maryland Department of Agriculture will discuss mediation resources and the Agricultural Conflict Resolution Service (ACReS).

As always, we encourage urban farmers and other growers of all skill levels to attend.

To read more about UMD Extension's Farm Stress Management Program, please visit https://bit.ly/3IXAPZ6.

And to read more about the Agricultural Conflict Resolution Service, please visit https://bit.ly/3HRII16.

#farmpgc #pgscd #virtualevents #urbanfarming #urbanagriculture #mentalhealth #farmers #farming #agriculture #agricultural #maryland #stressmanagement

03/14/2022

🎾 Free Outdoor Junior Tennis Clinic 🎾

Join us on Saturday, March 26 from 2-4pm at Cosca Tennis Bubble (outdoor courts). Clinics will be conducted by high school coaches and tennis pros! Free giveaways for the 20 registrants!

Email [email protected] to register!

03/14/2022

ICYMI - Your input on the new playground at Largo/Kettering/Perrywood Community Center is very important to us!
Please take a moment to complete the survey below and share it with your neighbors and friends. https://bit.ly/3pJ83nu

Deadline to submit is March 17

03/14/2022

We're excited to announce that we will have our natural turf baseball/softball and rectangle fields available for use on March 15, a full 2 weeks earlier than its traditional opening of April 1 #PlayBall #LiveMorePlaymore

https://bit.ly/3t9cjPn

¡Ven a ver los diseños actualizados y conversa con el equipo de diseño sobre los comentarios que hemos recibido de la comunidad hasta ahora! #LiveMorePlayMore #MarlowHeights

https://bit.ly/3t9cjPn

03/14/2022

Congratulations 14U Red Warriors!!!

And the 14U Red Warriors are bringing home the Championship banner!!! It was a great game that came down to the final period. These Warriors left it all on the ice. #MNCPPC #playedlikeawarrior #makeroomintherafters #youthhockey #walls4wells @pgparksandrec @rebirthsports

03/13/2022

We're celebrating county residents who are ages 100 years old and older! These residents and 5 guests are invited to a special Centenarian Celebration held on May 13, 2022. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, this year’s event will be limited to centenarians and their guests only.

https://bit.ly/3pDwKSj

¡Estamos celebrando a los residentes del condado que tienen 100 años o más! Estos residentes y cinco personas están invitados a una celebración especial del centenario que se llevará a cabo el 13 de mayo de 2022. Debido a las restricciones de COVID-19, el evento de este año se limitará solo a los centenarios y sus invitados.

https://bit.ly/3pDwKSj

Photos from Department of Parks and Recreation Pr. Geo. County's post 03/12/2022

🚨 NOW HIRING🚨 The Summer Youth Enrichment Program (SYEP) offers County youth and young adults ages 14 to 22 with enriching and constructive summer work experiences in community organizations, private sector companies, and government agencies.

https://bit.ly/3HCIUkH

🚨 ¡ESTAMOS CONTRATANDO!🚨 El Programa de Enriquecimiento Juvenil de Verano ofrece a los jóvenes del condado de 14 a 22 años experiencias laborales de verano enriquecedoras y constructivas en organizaciones comunitarias, empresas del sector privado y agencias gubernamentales.

https://bit.ly/3HCIUkH

Photos from Department of Parks and Recreation Pr. Geo. County's post 03/11/2022

Over 1,500 responses were provided for our Needs Assessment survey. Questions ranged from how they use our facilities to what types of programs and services are important. Here are a few top findings:

The survey was conducted by ETC Institute, a national leader in parks and recreation needs assessments.

https://pgparks.com/5216/Needs-Assessment-Survey-Results

Se proporcionaron más de 1500 respuestas para nuestra encuesta de evaluación de necesidades. Las preguntas iban desde cómo usan nuestras instalaciones hasta qué tipos de programas y servicios son importantes. Estos son algunos de los principales hallazgos:

La encuesta fue realizada por el Instituto ETC, un líder nacional en evaluaciones de necesidades de parques y recreación.

https://pgparks.com/5216/Needs-Assessment-Survey-Results

03/11/2022

Come see the updated designs and chat with the design team about the feedback we've received from the community thus far! #LiveMorePlayMore #MarlowHeights

https://bit.ly/3FjqVys

¡Ven a ver los diseños actualizados y conversa con el equipo de diseño sobre los comentarios que hemos recibido de la comunidad hasta ahora! #LiveMorePlayMore #MarlowHeights

https://bit.ly/3FjqVys

03/11/2022

Everyone is always looking for a quick meal on a budget. Let us show you how to fill your freezer (or fridge) so that you can have a meal in minutes. We'll also cover freezing and storage tips.

Learn more: https://bit.ly/3BFoNAV

03/10/2022

In partnership with the National Cherry Blossom Festival, we are hosting a kite giveaway! Be sure to share your kite photos and videos with us using the hashtags #pgparkssteam and #BlossomKiteFly for a chance to win Steam prize packs.

You can pick up your kite at any of the following locations:
📍 Bladensburg Waterfront Park
📍 Tucker Road Athletic Complex
📍 Fairwood Community Park

¡En colaboración con el Festival Nacional de Cherry Blossom, estaremos ofreciendo cometas gratuitas! Asegúrese de compartir sus fotos y videos de las cometas en acción con nosotros usando los hashtags #pgparkssteam y #BlossomKiteFly para tener la oportunidad de ganar paquetes de premios.

Puedes recoger su cometa en cualquiera de los siguientes lugares:

Parque frente al mar de Bladensburg
Complejo atlético Tucker Road
Parque comunitario de Fairwood

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