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For Immediate Release: Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Looking for a way to stay cool this summer? Montgomery County Recreation has you covered with programming for toddlers, youth, teens, adults and seniors. Summer programs registration begins at 6:30 a.m. on Monday, May 13 for most programs and activities. Registration for Bone Builders, Day Trippers and Senior Outdoor Adventures in Recreation (SOAR) will begin at 9 a.m.

Non-County residents will be able to register for Recreation’s programs starting at 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 15.

“We are committed to serving County residents and youths with summer programming,” said Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich. “It is important when school is off for the summer, that our families have options for activities to continue learning and to be able to gain skills that will last a lifetime. I encourage all residents to consider Montgomery County Recreation's summer programs. The most popular programs go fast, so please register as soon as you can.”

Recreation offers hundreds of programs and activities that help promote an active and healthier lifestyle. Offerings include aquatics, fitness, sports, arts, therapeutic recreation, 55+ programming and more. A digital guide will be available online Friday, May 3.

A new refund policy will take effect with summer program registration on Monday, May 13. Refund requests for classes, camps, leagues, trips and tours must be submitted 14 days prior to the start of an activity to receive a full refund. Refund requests submitted after the start of an activity or posted league schedule will not be issued a refund. View the full refund policy online.

Applications for the department’s financial aid program, are currently being accepted. County residents who meet program requirements can receive $400 per family member to supplement program costs.

While online registration is encouraged, registration will also be accepted by mail, drop-off or in person. On May 13, in-person registration will be available at 6:30 a.m. at the County’s aquatic centers and at the administrative offices in Wheaton. Registration will also be available, in-person, at all other Recreation facilities during regular business hours.

For more information about registration, visit the website or call the customer service team at 240-777-6840.

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Release ID: 24-209
Media Contact: Monika Hammer 240-463-2442

Press Contact

Monika Hammer
Communications & Public Outreach

Montgomery County Recreation
2425 Reedie Drive
10th Floor
Wheaton, MD 20902
(240) 463-2442
[email protected]