Recreation & Parks

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Hours & Location

Ocean Pines Community Center
235 Ocean Parkway
Ocean Pines MD 21811

8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Monday – Friday
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday
Closed on Sunday


The Recreation & Parks Department offers an array of year-round recreational and leisure activities for all ages and interests. The mission of the Recreation & Parks Department is to provide quality and cost-effective recreational activities, facilities, parks and special events that meet the needs of Ocean Pines property owners and residents. In order to fulfill its mission, the department offers a broad range of classes and community-wide activities. It also operates and schedules activities in the Community Center, parks, marinas, Beach Club and tennis facilities.


Recreation and Parks Staff

Debbie Donahue
Director of Recreation and Parks
410-641-7052 Ext. 3027

Brittany Jarman
Recreation Supervisor
410-641-7052 Ext. 3025

Katie Goetzinger
Recreation Supervisor
410-641-7052 Ext. 3029

Jessica Conaway
Administrative Assistant
410-641-7052 Ext. 3030

Katelynne Hunt
Administrative Assistant
410-641-7052 Ext. 3050

Norbert Violante
Facility/Parks Maintenance
410-641-7052 Ext. 3016

Recreation And Parks Events


Document Name Description
Tai Chi for Arthritis II This program is geared toward people with arthritis or other joint problems. A new session will be held Nov. 2-Dec. 22. Call to register!
Free Seminars with Back in Action Back in Action Physical Therapy will present several free informational seminars on a variety of topics this fall and winter. 
Kids' Thanksgiving Craft Time Create a painted wooden napkin holder for the holiday on Sunday, Nov, 8 from 2-3 p.m.
Build Your Own Scarecrow Contest We'll provide  the straw - you provide the outfit and accessories for your scarecrow on Oct. 31 from 10 a.m.-noon.
Virtual Costume Contest Snap a photo of yourself in your Halloween costume through Oct. 25!
Zumba for the Cure Proceeds from this "Party in Pink Zumbathon" will benefit Relay for Life and Believe in Tomorrow. Sessions held Oct. 16, Oct. 17 and Nov. 1.
Trunk or Treat Decorate your car and come to White Horse Park to pass out your own Halloween treats on Friday, Oct. 30. Free registration!
Toddler Time Children ages 18 months-3 years can socialize through playtime, crafts, music and more. A new session will be held Oct. 1-Nov. 19.
Virtual Pumpkin Carving Contest Carve a pumpkin and submit your picture until Oct. 25.
Zumba This low-impact, high-energy aerobic exercise program is perfect for everybody and every body! Morning and afternoon sessions are available