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August 20, 2017
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Various Parks & Recreation Facilities
301-699-2255; TTY 301-699-2544
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90th Anniversary Celebration Open House

Sunday, August 20, 2017

In celebration of our 90 years of service to the community and a way to say "THANK YOU!" in appreciation for your continued support, we are pleased to offer all County residents one day of FREE admission to check out our facilities. Drop in to use our community centers amenities, such as basketball courts and fitness rooms. Put a kayak or canoe on the water at one of our waterfront parks, or visit our museums and learn how they shaped local, national, and world history. You can even work on your long game at one of our three driving ranges - just make sure you get there early! Use the below list to kick-start your day. These opportunities are on a first come, first-served basis.

Arts/Harmony Hall Regional Center
1-3 pm
Pottery: Make-and-Take 
Join the fun and learn from a pottery instructor how to make something with air dry clay that you can take home afterwards. Free

Community Center Open Houses (Centers with Sunday hours) Free Day Pass
Bowie Community Center (11 am-3 pm)
Glassmanor Community Center (12 noon-4 pm)
Lake Arbor Community Center (1-6 pm)
Largo Kettering Perrywood Community Center (12 noon-5 pm)
Marlow Heights Community Center (11 am-3 pm)
Palmer Park Community Center (1–5 pm)
Potomac Landing Community Center (12 noon-4 pm)
Seat Pleasant Activity Center (12 noon-5 pm)
Southern Regional Technology and Recreation Complex (10 am-4 pm)
Suitland Community Center (12 noon-4pm)
Temple Hills Community Center (12 noon-4 pm)
Upper Marlboro Community Center (12 noon-4 pm)

Driving Ranges – Free Bucket of Balls
Enterprise Golf Course
Henson Creek Golf Course
Paint Branch Golf Course

Museums – Free Admission
College Park Aviation Museum (10 am-5 pm)
Darnall’s Chance House Museum (12 noon-4 pm)
Montpelier House Museum (11 am-3 pm)
Mount Calvert Historical and Archaeological Park (12 noon-4 pm)
Patuxent Rural Life Museum (1-4 pm)
Riversdale House Museum (12 noon-4 pm)
Surratt House Museum (12 noon-4 pm)

Nature Centers
Clearwater Nature Center
Watkins Nature Center

Soccer Drop-in programs – Free Use
12 noon-3 pm
Heurich Community Park Turf Field
Walker Mill Regional Park Turf Field

Tennis Bubbles – Free Court Time
Available court times are 10-11 am & 11 am-12 noon. 
Please call tennis center to reserve court time. 
Cosca Tennis Bubble
Watkins Tennis Bubble

Waterfront Park offerings – Free rentals
Bladensburg Waterfront Park – free rental of kayaks, canoes, paddleboats and bicycles
Patuxent River Park – free rental of kayaks and canoes