Center Information

With its major capital renovation complete, the Bain 50+ Center has is now welcoming participants back in a safe and socially-distance manner. Located in West Columbia in the Harpers Choice community, it serves all of Howard County with its varied life-long learning opportunities, creative arts programming, exercise classes, special events and cultural activities.  Its new state-of-the-art fitness center, enlarged dance studio and arts and technology classroom provide new opportunities for its participants.

  • Bain 50+ Center Front Desk: 410-313-7213 (voice/relay)
  • 50+ Centers Central Line: 410-313-5400 (voice/relay) 
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Fitness Center, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Bain 50+ Center Building
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Virtual Programs and Virtual Fitness Pass Schedule
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For those who prefer to maintain their optimal health and wellness without leaving the comfort of home, the Howard County Office on Aging & Independence will continue to offer virtual programs and virtual fitness pass classes in addition to in-person options to engage, inspire and motivate you. Check out the quarterly issues of the 50+ Center newsletters for a list of current virtual programs, and view the Virtual Exercise Schedule, below. 

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Go50+ Membership Information
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Our GO50+ membership packages are designed to enhance the quality of life for the 50+ adult population that lives, works, and plays in Howard County. Live longer, healthier lives… join today! The basic membership is free and includes access to the Gary J. Arthur and North Laurel Community Centers and all Howard County 50+ Centers. The GO50+ Fitness membership ($75/year) adds use of the fitness rooms at 50+ centers, plus access to the Roger Carter Recreation Center. The GO50+ Pool membership ($175/year) includes all benefits plus use of the Roger Carter Center pool. 

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Subscribe to the Bain 50+ Center Newsletter
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Keep up to date on all activities occurring at this center by subscribing to the Bain 50 + Center Newsletter

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Register for Classes Online
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Register for all classes being offered at the Bain 50+ Center online.

Bain Community Craft & Yard Sale

Mark your calendars to sell or shop at the Bain 50+ Center Community Craft & Yard Sale on Monday, August 15 from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. Reserve a table and two chairs in advance ($10 for Bain members, $25 for non-members). Limited tables available; stop by the Bain 50+ Center front desk, 5470 Ruth Keeton Way in Columbia to purchase your table reservation in advance. The event will also feature a book signing, a live band – Bain’s very own “Drop-In Jammers” – and free balloons for the kids. For more information, call 410-313-7213.

 

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