News Releases

  1. M-NCPPC RESPONDS TO SUPREME COURT DECISION ON THE PEACE CROSS

    Today, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled the Bladensburg Peace Cross Memorial does not violate the Establishment Clause. The memorial can continue to stand on public land. The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission Read on...
  2. Kicking-Off A ‘Safe Summer’ with Xtreme Teens Annual TeenFest

    Hosted annually by the M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County’s Xtreme Teens, TeenFest plays an important role as the kick-off event of their signature ‘Safe Summer’ program. Occurring every June, TeenFest is a whirlwind Read on...
  3. M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation Presents Summer Concert Series

    The Department of Parks and Recreation is providing fun in the sun all summer long through our Arts in the Parks series. This program provides a variety of free performances at parks throughout Prince George’s County where the whole family can groove Read on...
  4. M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation Holiday Schedule for Independence Day 2019

    The Department of Parks and Recreation facilities will operate on the following schedule this Independence Day, Thursday, July 4, 2019: Read on...
  5. M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation Honored at the MAEOE

    Patuxent River Park and Clearwater Nature Center, both part of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County, were recertified as 2019 Maryland Green Centers by the MAEOE. Read on...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
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