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Howard County provides an extensive array of quality leisure programs and natural park settings that benefit all of our citizens. Whether you are looking to attend a fun family event, learn a new skill, play in a sports tournament league, take a trip or enjoy our park hiking trails, our award-winning parks and programs provide something for everyone. As part of our leisure services, we also offer therapeutic recreation and licensed child care programs. Our rich diversity of offerings are a result of continually involving the community in identifying and meeting the needs of all residents..
Canoeing and Kayaking
Current Canoeing & Kayaking Programs & Trips Offerings
Rock Climbing


Target Archery


Trail Hikes

Earn a certificate and patch by hiking each of the seven sections in the Maryland Appalachian Trail series at least once within a three year period. Earn a 100 mile certificate and patch by hiking additional miles on the Pennsylvania

Campfires, Campouts and Nature Walks
League Contact Mark Pendleton 410 313 4703 For the complete seasonal offering you can search our on line brochure by clicking here. Fall 2010 Adult Basketball Flier Registration is now being accepted for Fall 2010 basketball season. Team Manager's Handbook
Roger Carter Community Center

Pictures and information about the new Roger Carter Community Center.

Park Improvements
Construction updates on Howard County parks.
Rockburn Open Car Show


Atholton Park
This 9 acre park is located behind Atholton Elementary School and offers 2 tennis courts, 2 playgrounds with separate tot lots, 2 picnic tables, grills, and 3 handball/racquetball courts, plus a multi-sport rebound wall. A short paved pathway accesses an area reforested for resource conservation and protection suitable for bird watching
Cedar Villa Heights Park
Another prime location for neighborhood gatherings, the 3-acre Cedar Villa Park offers a tennis court, a full basketball court, 2 playgrounds with separate tot lot areas, 5 picnic tables, grills and a paved trail.
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