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Join us for an all-day program to keep your child safely engaged with their peers while schools are currently not in session. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in a variety of crafts, active activities, games and more! Program is licensed through the MSDE Office of Childcare; Specific Documentation required to participate. Participants, with proper technology, will have the opportunity to complete virtual learning and work sessions. Temperature Checks and a Health Screening are required daily for admission to program. Click here to register. 

RecZone Program Press Release (August 26, 2020)

RecZone Program Press Release (August 12, 2020)

RecZone's COVID-19 Guidelines (August 10, 2020)

General Information

  • This is a new program. It is not affiliated with any before- or after-care program.
  • The program begins on September 8 at select schools throughout Howard County.
  • The program is licensed through the Maryland State Department of Education’s Office of Childcare. 
  • Click here to view the RecZone planner.
  • HCRP, in partnership with the HCPSS Grab-and-Go program, will provide all RecZone participants with a free breakfast and lunch each day that the program is held.

Registration is now open for both Howard County residents and non-Howard County Families.

Dates and Fees

  • September 8-11                        4 days         $175 (7am-6pm)       $148 (9am-3pm)
  • September 14-18                      5 days         $219 (7am-6pm)       $185 (9am-3pm)
  • September 21-25                     5 days         $219 (7am-6pm)