The following programs are sponsored by the Laurel Department of Parks and Recreation:
Now that fall is here, the Community Centers in Laurel are back in business for their afterschool programs. Youth and teens can drop in to the Laurel Armory, 422 Montgomery Street for after school play, Monday through Friday 3:30-4:45 p.m. for ages 8-12 and 4:45-6:00 p.m. for ages 13-17. The gymnasium is open for basketball, the lounge is a great place to start your homework or hang out for a game of pool or air-hockey fun and new this year is our second floor gaming lounge. Challenge yourself or your friends to a game on one of our two gaming systems in high def! Look for upcoming activities in the gaming lounge.
Youth and Teens can also use their passes for the afterschool drop in program at the Robert J. Dipietro Community Center on Cypress Street. The cost is $10 a year for City residents and $30 a year for non-residents. Teens can also use their annual pass for the Weekend Teen Center 7-10 p.m., Friday nights at the Laurel Community Center or Saturday nights at the Armory. For information call 301-725-7800 or visit www.laurel.md.us .
Bring your “A” game to the Laurel Department of Parks and Recreation’s Laurel Armory Community Center at 422 Montgomery Street on Sunday, October 25, 2009, 10:00am – 4:00pm! Youth and teens can challenge each other in a FREE Madden ’10 tournament in the new second floor gaming lounge. Between games, discover all the exciting activities the Armory has to offer. Play some ping pong or basketball in the gym then head over to the lounge and bust out the cue sticks for a game of pool or a game of air-hockey. The NFL games will be on in the gymnasium, and in the lounge. Wear your team’s colors and join us for a day of football fun! Tournament registration will be held from 10-11:30am on the day of the event. Kick-off will be at noon. For information call 301-725-8088 or visit www.laurel.md.us .
Yu-Gi-Oh anyone? The Laurel Armory Community Center at 422 Montgomery Street is now the home of Laurel’s Yu-Gi-Oh club. This free club is open to all levels of play and meets on Tuesdays from 6:00 – 9:00pm. Bring a friend and your own cards and hang out every Tuesday night at the Armory and let the dueling commence! For information call 301-725-8088 or visit www.laurel.md.us .