News Releases

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. Train Like a Champion With Two-Time Olympic Medalist Lia Neal

    The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission presents Train Like a Champion with two-time Olympic Medalist, Lia Neal. Neal was born in Brooklyn, New York on February 13, 1995 and began swimming at the age of six. Read on...
  6. Flocking For Autism: Light It Up Blue Zumbathon with the Department of Parks and Recreation

    April is World Autism Month, and the M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation’s is inviting friends and neighbors in Prince George’s County to come together and pledge to go blue to increase global understanding and acceptance of people with autism Read on...
  7. M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation Makes Repairs at College Park Airport

    On, or about April 1, 2019, the College Park Airport will begin scheduled rehabilitation efforts associated with the replacing the runway. Work will include milling pavement, removing this material from the site, replacing asphalt, the existing landing Read on...
  8. Springtime at Montpelier Arts Center: Cultural Arts Programming by the M-NCPPC

    Gaze upon playful art installations or move and groove to relaxing tunes at M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation’s many arts and cultural heritage events! Join us this spring at the Montpelier Arts Center to witness these talented local Read on...
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