Recreation

Children and Youth

The Arc’s recreation and fitness programs create social outlets for people with developmental disabilities and promote healthy lifestyles. The Arc operates different programs to fit different people’s needs and schedules.

The Sarah Petit Fund
Established in memory of Sarah Ellen Petit, and administered and supported by The Arc of Prince George’s County, this grant supplements recreational and travel expenses for people with developmental disabilities. The goal of this program is to foster the growth of friendships, meaningful community relationships, and joy in living for as many people in as many different life situations as possible. The grant is awarded in amounts of up to $300.

Summer Camp Guide
The Arc of Prince George’s County offers the Summer Camp Guide, a directory of day and overnight camps and vacation planning for children and adults with special needs. For further information call 301- 925- 7050.

Parks and Recreation in Prince George’s County
Click here to see what is going on at the parks in Prince George’s County. The M-NCPPC has inclusive programming for your child!

Calendar of Events
Check out our calendar of events to view all upcoming events for families and children!

Special Olympics
Click here to find more information about Special Olympics events in the County and how you can get involved!

Adults

The Arc’s Recreation and Fitness Programs also create social outlets for adults with developmental disabilities and promote healthy lifestyles. The Arc operates different programs to fit different people’s needs and schedules.

Out on the Town
Adults with development disabilities participate in chapters of this social club. Currently, clubs meet at each of the two Largo locations. Out on the Town members meet twice monthly for three-month sessions, to socialize, dine out, and participate in community events. The group currently meets on Tuesdays from 3:30 – 7:30 and on Wednesdays from 5:00 – 9:00. For more information, contact Kianna Herriott at 301-322-8306 ext 312 .

The Sarah Petit Fund
Established in memory of Sarah Ellen Petit, and administered and supported by The Arc of Prince George’s County, this grant supplements recreational and travel expenses for people with developmental disabilities. The goal of this program is to foster the growth of friendships, meaningful community relationships, and joy in living for as many people in as many different life situations as possible. The grant is awarded in amounts of up to $300. 

For more information on any of our recreation and fitness activities, please call 301-925-7050.