Welcome To the Takoma Park Recreation Department!

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About Us

The City of Takoma Park Recreation Department provides recreational opportunities for all ages! Our facilities and programs are intended to refresh and rejuvenate our residents, improve our health and connect us as families and as a community.

Our Mission

To strengthen our community by providing services and facilities to city residents that emphasize a healthy lifestyle, physical well-being, personal development, citizen involvement, integration of differing cultural and economic communities, and fun.

Here you will find information on facilities, events, registration, sports, before and after school programs and many, many more active recreational opportunities to help connect us as a community.

The Recreation Department is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing a variety of recreation programs for all ages throughout the year. In addition to recreation seasonal activities and programs, the Department is responsible for fields and pavilions at Belle Ziegler Park (MAP), Forest Park (MAP), Heffner Park (MAP), Lee Jordan Field (MAP), Ed Wilhelm Field (MAP) and Spring Park (MAP).