News Releases

  1. June Reception at the Montpelier Arts Center

    Join us to enjoy and celebrate the artwork of Lori Ulmer-Hanson and Marcia Wolfson Ray during the opening reception at the Montpelier Arts Center in Laurel, MD. Lori Ulmer-Hanson is an American artist best known for her artwork derived from the human Read on...
  2. Department of Parks and Recreation Holiday Schedule for Memorial Day 2019

    The Department of Parks and Recreation facilities will operate on the following schedule this Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019: Read on...
  3. Connect, Create, Contribute: M-NCPPC, Dept. of Parks and Recreation Celebrates Older Americans Month

    Every May, communities across the nation observe ‘Older Americans Month’ by focusing on programs designed to meet their particular needs, interests, and concerns. The 2019 theme, Connect, Create, Contribute, encourages older adults and their communities Read on...
  4. Namaste: Yoga with M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation

    Experience peace and serenity with yoga programs provided by the Department of Parks and Recreation. Yoga is an excellent form of exercise, regardless of your age or practice level. It combines body movements, breathing, and mental relaxation Read on...
  5. GEICO Foundation Supports Publick Playhouse Free Matinees for Prince George’s County Youth

    The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Department of Parks and Recreation in Prince George’s County continues its partnership with GEICO to fund free performances to underserved youth in Prince George’s County. Read on...
  6. Ceremony for the Reopening of Selby’s Landing Boat Ramp and Dock at Patuxent River Park

    The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC), Department of Parks and Recreation in Prince George’s County cordially invites you to attend the ceremony for the reopening of Selby’s Landing Boat Ramp and Dock. Read on...
  7. Maryland-National Capital Park Police Host 3rd Annual Regional Law Enforcement Career Fair

    The Maryland – National Capital Park Police, a division of the Department of Parks and Recreation, is holding their 3rd Annual Regional Law Enforcement Career Fair! Read on...
  8. Wellness in the Woods: A Family Zen Festival Celebrate National Park Rx Day with M-NCPPC

    Join the Department of Parks and Recreation in celebrating National Park Rx Day! Across the nation, communities are coming together to promote the growing platform of prescribing parks to prevent and treat chronic disease. It’s a fact that spending time Read on...
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