FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 28, 2021
Media Contact: Angel Waldron, 301-446-3311
M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County Announces
2021 Summer Programs
Riverdale, MD – The M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation in Prince George’s County looks forward to welcoming children back to a summer of safe, fun programming. We offer assorted summer programming that fit the imagination of children and their parents’ needs. Safety is our priority and we are committed to implementing guidelines set forth by our County health officials. The Department offers structured, full-day and half-day programs for children and teens ages 3 through 17. Learn more at http://www.pgparks.com/629/Day-Camps-Summer-Playgrounds.
“This summer the Department worked diligently to provide something for everyone!” begins Director Bill Tyler of the M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation. “Something for every interest and every personality and ability, both in-person and virtually. We are taking every precaution to prioritize safety - maximizing fun, imagination, activity, and learning this summer. We want parents to feel secure and youth to enjoy.” Tyler concludes.
Most sessions are two weeks long and operate Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. After Care is available at many Summer Day Camp locations. Children must be signed in and out by authorized parents or guardians. Registration is simple and flexible. Register your child for as many summer day camp sessions as you wish, while still planning summer vacations. Before registering for summer programs, you must first create or establish a free ParksDirect account.
Face coverings are required at all times. If your child feels sick, please keep them at home. Temperature checks will be required upon entry to facilities. Campers must stay six feet apart. Wash hands frequently or use hand sanitizer. In-person programs have limited capacity.
About the Department
The M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation delivers an award-winning park system through progressive, innovative leadership and a commitment to the community and the environment in Prince George’s County. For more on the Department of Parks and Recreation, visit www.pgparks.com and stay connected on Facebook, Twitter, PhotoShelter, and Instagram. The Department of Parks and Recreation encourages and supports the participation of individuals with disabilities in all programs and services. Register at least a minimum of two weeks in advance of the program start date to request and receive a disability accommodation.