Center Information

Nestled in the rolling hills of Western Howard County, the Glenwood 50+ Center is in the Gary J. Arthur Community Center on Route 97 and serves older adults age 50 and over.  Recognized by the Maryland Association of Senior Centers for its award-winning programs, it provides varied life-long learning opportunities, creative arts programming, exercise classes, special events and cultural activities. The Kindred Spirits Social Club and the Connections Social Day Program serve individuals with memory loss. Recreation and Parks operates a fitness center at this location for all adults.

  • Glenwood 50+ Center Front Desk: 410-313-5440 (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.; *Senior Members and GO50+ fitness holders can utilize the facility during Community Center evening and weekend hours.
  • Emergency Status Hotline: 410-313-7777
Glenwood 50+ Center Building
Virtual Programs and Virtual Fitness Pass Classes

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 Fitness Class  Schedule, below. 


Go50+ Membership Information

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 use of the Roger Carter Center pool. 


Subscribe to the Glenwood 50+ Center Newsletter

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

Register for Classes Online

Register for all classes being offered at the Glenwood 50+ Center online.

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