Summer camp

August 3, 2021 | Maryam Shahzad

Recreation Department Extends Summer Camps at Six Community Centers 

The Montgomery County Recreation (MCR) Department extended summer camp programs at select recreation centers to serve families that benefit from the department’s financial assistance program. Per a release from the county, the following centers will extend camps, to begin Monday, Aug. 9 and Aug. 16: East County Community Center (Silver Spring) Good Hope Community Center […]

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April 9, 2021 | Suzanne Pollak

County Council Proposes COVID-19 Limits for Summer Camps

Montgomery County Council is expected to set regulations concerning summer camps during its April 13 meeting in an attempt to limit the spread of COVID-19. Council President Tom Hucker and Vice President Gabe Albornoz have proposed limiting summer camps to only participants who live in Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. They also are proposing that […]

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April 7, 2021 | Khadijah Ali-Coleman, Ed.D.

Applications Now Open for the MCM Summer Youth Media Academy

Applications are now open for the 2021 MCM Summer Youth Media Academy. Each 4-week session of this program will meet Monday-Friday from 3-5pm virtually via Zoom. Youth ages 11-17 years-old learn the three stages of production through intensive field assignments using various free and low-cost editing and animation software for their desktop and mobile devices. […]

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July 11, 2020 | Marsha Kerman

MCM’s Youth Camps Go Virtual

Although MCM facilities are closed to the public, the essence of summer camp at MCM will remain the same in the virtual space. Jasmine White, MCM’s Director of Education and Community Engagement, said “Learning from professional media makers and getting access to new equipment and tools will continue to be part of the core experience […]

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January 5, 2018 | Staff Writer

Recreation Department Releases Summer Camp Fair Dates

To help families choose summer camps that would best suit their children, the Montgomery County Recreation Department is hosting two summer camp fairs this winter. Families will have the chance to meet recreation staff, learn about financial aid, and register for summer camp, according to a news release. The fairs will be held from 12 […]

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January 17, 2017 | Staff Writer

Summer Camp Registration Underway in Montgomery County (VIDEO)

It’s time to register your kids for summer camp in Montgomery County. Registration officially opened on Jan. 17. You can find out more, here. Registration is OPEN for our summer camps. Sports, arts, aquatics, STEM, Summer Fun Centers and more! Details: #MoCo — Montgomery Rec (@MoCoRec) January 17, 2017

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January 19, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Jan. 19, in Montgomery County

Here are your five things to know today, Jan. 19, in Montgomery County: 1. Bundle up: It’s dangerously cold outside, and the National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory that doesn’t expire until noon today. In other words, don’t leave the house without a coat, scarf, hat and gloves. 2. Montgomery County Councilmembers […]

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June 2, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Still Looking for a Summer Camp?

You can still sign up for a a few of the City of Gaithersburg’s summer camps. The camps are designed for elementary and middle school aged students and they are offered at several locations throughout the city of Gaithersburg. The city camps offer a variety of activities including sports, team challenges, games, special events, arts […]

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January 19, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Summer Camp Registration Opens on Jan. 20

Registration for Montgomery County Recreation’s summer camps and programs opens on Tuesday, January 20. Hundreds of affordably priced offerings, including arts, nature, science and sports are featured, among many other options. Camps and summer programs are available for tots to teens and all skill levels at hundreds of locations throughout Montgomery County. Early registration is […]

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January 15, 2015 | Elizabeth Ortega-Lohmeyer

County Recreation Summer Camps: The Place to Be

240.777.6840 Like us on Facebook – Twitter It’s more excitement than kids can endure—the specialty camps we’re offering in our 2015 Summer Camps Guide, coming out today. There’s chess camp, horseback riding, cooking, fashion, theatre, electronic game design, Explorations in Science, and more, including one of our most popular camps, Mystery Academy. Look for the […]

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