Twice a month we share flyers and information from our official non-profit community partners with parents and guardians. Below are our current community flyers.

Please note:  The organizations listed below meet CCPS criteria for distribution to parents.

Global Beat Concert - Carroll Community College

BRAINY Research Study - Kennedy Krieger Institute

CARROLL COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF RECREATION & PARKS

Programs and Special Events:  To learn more about the following programs and to register, please visit ccrec.recdesk.com, or call 410-386-2103.

FALL 2021 SPECIAL EVENTS & PROGRAMS

Become a Recreation & Parks Photo Ambassador
Students interested in photography and who love being out in nature, the parks, participating in programs, and taking photos at sporting events, we want to talk to you!  Apply to become a Recreation & Parks Volunteer Photo Ambassador and earn service-learning hours while building your photography portfolio.  The Photo Ambassador application will be open through December 1, 2021 and selected applicants will be contacted in January of 2022.   Apply here!

Piney Run Fall Festival
Saturday 10/16, 10am-4pm – Piney Run Park, Sykesville; park entrance fee applies.   All Ages/Families

Boys/Girls GymnasticsSaturdays, Oct 23-Dec 11, 12-1pm at Carroll Gymnastics, Inc.  Ages 6-17

Kindergarten GymnasticsThursdays, Oct 28-Dec 16, 4:30-5:15pm at Carroll Gymnastics, Inc.  Grade K

Tumbling GymnasticsThursdays, Oct 28-Dec 16, 7:30-8:30pm at Carroll Gymnastics, Inc.  Ages 6-17

Adaptive Recreation Z-FitnessTuesdays, Oct 26-Nov 23, 6-6:30pm, Carroll Springs School.  Ages 14+

Adaptive Recreation Friday Night SocialFriday 10/29, 6-7:30pm, Robert Moton Center.  Ages 12+

Clogging-Beginner IMondays, Nov 1-Dec 6, 5-5:30pm, Robert Moton Center.  Ages 8+

Introductory Riding LessonSaturday 11/6, 1:30-2:30pm, Sweet Rock Stables, Manchester.  Ages 6-17

Holiday Horsemanship LessonFriday-Saturday, Nov 26 & 27, 9:30-11:30am, Sweet Rock Stables, Manchester.  Ages 6-17

THE PROGRAMS BELOW ARE MADE POSSIBLE BY OUR LOCAL VOLUNTER RECREAITON COUNCILS:

WINFIELD RECREATION COUNCIL

Fastpitch Softball – Openings are available on the 16u teams for Fall. Email Us for questions  Register Here

Warriors Wrestling – runs November-February and is open to Ages 4-15. Info:   email Steve Willingham  Register Here

Basketball – Registration is continuing.  Games and practices are held at South Carroll HS, Linton Springs, Century HS, Parr’s Ridge, and Winfield Elem.  Teams are available for players in Grades 1-12. Info:  Basketball Coordinator Register Here

Baseball – Exciting things are happening, find information here,

Youth Football and Cheer – Offering cheer, tackle, and flag football for Ages 4-14. Visit our website for information and to register.

NORTH CARROLL RECREATION COUNCIL

Boys Lacrosse – program has partnered with WAX & Gonzo Lacrosse to offer Indoor Winter Lacrosse at Coppermine Four Seasons turf field!  Open to players 2nd thru 8th Grades.  Cost is $85 and begins Nov 5th, running Friday nights until Jan 21, 2022.  Visit our website for more information and to register.

FREEDOM AREA RECREATION COUNCIL

Register here for any of the below programs

Stepping Stars  Contact Us with questions.

Dance – Recital program is now registering through Nov 30th.  Ages 2+.  Cost varies by age $285- $375 for the year.  Classes run Sept thru early June culminating with our June recital.  We offer a  Dance Company for our more advanced dancers in Middle & High School this year!  All classes held at South Carroll Sr. & Community Center.

Mini Dance – Ages 18 mths thru 3rd Grade.  Registration continues throughout the year.  Each session runs 6 weeks on Saturdays starting on 11/6, 1/8, 3/5 and 4/16, held at South Carroll Sr. & Community Center.  This is a great way to introduce your child to dance, or to dance off and on throughout the year.  Costs range from $50-$65 per session depending on Age/Grade.

Freedom Firestars Majorette Corps – Registration is continuing for our new twirling season.  Classes will be on Thursdays for beginners, and Tuesday and Saturdays for our advanced Twirlers.  Cost is $400/year for beginners, and $450/year for our advanced class.  Cost includes baton.  (Payment in 2 installments with full fee paid by November is available.) Contact us with questions.

Youth Volleyball Registration continues.  Fall Clinics run November 1 thru mid-December (6 weeks).  Cost is $90/session for Grades 3-9.  Winter Session will run January 3rd thru mid-March.  Cost for Winter session $110 for Grades 3-12.  Held at the South Carroll Sr. and Community Center. Contact us with questions.

Freedom Area Basketball (FABL) – Registration continues thru October 31st (a $10 late fee will apply after September 30th), Grades K-12.  The mission of FABL is to provide instruction and recreation in the game of basketball.  In addition to skills development, sportsmanship and the enjoyment of participation will be emphasized.  We offer an Intramural program, as well as select Travel Teams for more competitive play.  Season runs mid-November thru mid-March.  Costs vary between $60/player to $150/player, with a $280 family max. Contact us with questions.

 


PREVIOUS FLYERS

Carroll Arts Center
Free Educational Screening - "My Octopus Teacher" Documentary

Carroll County Farm Museum Celebration: 75,000 Acres Preserved and Growing

Girls on the Run/Heart & Sole

Register Now for the Fall Season of Girls on the Run and Heart & Sole: Girls on the Run® programs inspire girls to be joyful, healthy, and confident by using running to teach valuable life skills. Girls in grades 3-5 can join a Girls on the Run team, while Girls on the Run®’s middle school program, Heart & Sole®, creates a positive, structured space specifically designed for girls in grades 6-8. Teams of 15-20 girls meet twice weekly for 9 weeks and the season concludes with the girls and their running buddies completing a 5K run with their team.

The season starts the week of September 20, so it's not too late to sign up! The program registration fee is $165 and includes all lessons, 5K registration and finisher's medal, water bottle, t-shirt, and a cinch sack full of all program materials. We have a detailed COVID safety plan and our curriculum has been adapted to ensure that distancing guidelines can be followed. Financial assistance is available – no girl is turned away. See below for a list of sites in Carroll County with space still available. Don't see your school? Girls can participate at any location regardless of the school they attend. Visit www.gotrcentralmd.org to register. Questions? Call 443-583-7740 or email info@gotrcentralmd.org

Girls on the Run (Grades 3-5)

  • Carrolltowne Elementary: Tues/Thurs 3:45 - 5:15 pm
  • Eldersburg Elementary: Tues/Thurs 4:45 - 6:00 pm
  • Freedom Elementary: Tues/Thurs 3:45 - 5:00 pm
  • Hampstead Elementary (@Panther Park): Mon/Wed 3:45 - 5:00 pm
  • Hill Y in Westminster: Mon/Wed 5:00 - 6:15 pm
  • Mt. Airy Elementary: Mon/Wed 3:45 - 5:00 pm
  • Sandymount Elementary: Tues/Thurs 4:00 - 5:15 pm
  • Westminster Elementary: Tues/Thurs 4:30 - 5:45 pm
  • Winfield Elementary: Tues/Thurs 4:15 - 5:30 pm

Heart & Sole (Grades 6-8)

  • Oklahoma Road Middle: Tues/Thurs 3:15 - 4:30 pm
  • Shiloh Middle (@Sandymount Elementary): Tues/Thurs 4:15 - 5:30 pm
  • Sykesville Middle: Mon/Wed 3:15 - 4:30 pm

CARROLL COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF RECREATION & PARKS

Programs and Special Events:  To learn more about the following programs and to register, please visit ccrec.recdesk.com, or call 410-386-2103.

FALL 2021 SPECIAL EVENTS & PROGRAMS

School’s Out Fun Day

Friday, 10/15, 9am-4pm at Robert Moton Center.  Come have fun with R&P – enjoy games, crafts, and some physical fitness fun; pack a peanut free lunch.  $50/in-county resident - $55/out-of-county.  Early drop off 8-9am ($10), Late pickup 4-5pm ($10).  Ages 7-11

MOTHER & DAUGHTER PJ NITE!  - Registration deadline is 10/7.  Friday, 10/15, 7-10:30pm at Robert Moton Center.  Bring mom and your favorite (American Girl) doll and enjoy an evening of fun, crafts, games (bingo prizes are doll outfits!), and then enjoy the movie Brave on our big screen.  Bring chairs and blankets.  Every child’s name is entered into a drawing for Kira, the 2021 American Girl doll!   $35-Mom & Child/$22-additional Child.  All ages welcome.

Piney Run FALL FESTIVAL
Saturday 10/16, 10am-4pm – Piney Run Park, Sykesville; park entrance fee applies.   All Ages/Families


Introductory Riding LessonSat. 10/9, or 11/6, 1:30-2:30pm at Sweet Rock Stables, Manchester.  Ages 6-17

 Boys/Girls GymnasticsSaturdays, Oct 23-Dec 11, 12-1pm at Carroll Gymnastics, Inc.  Ages 6-17

Kindergarten GymnasticsThursdays, Oct 28-Dec 16, 4:30-5:15pm at Carroll Gymnastics, Inc.  Grade K

Tumbling Gymnastics – Thursdays, Oct 28-Dec 16, 7:30-8:30pm at Carroll Gymnastics, Inc.  Ages 6-17

 Clogging-Beginner IMondays, Nov 1-Dec 6, 5-5:30pm, Robert Moton Center.  Ages 8+

 Holiday Horsemanship LessonFriday & Saturday, Nov 26 & 27, 9:30-11:30am at Sweet Rock Stables, Manchester.  Ages 6-17

Adaptive Recreation Swimming Lessons - Exclusive to Adaptive Recreation eligible participants, American Red Cross learn-to-swim program (1on1 assistance is NOT provided and a parent or adult, age 16 or older is required to be in the water with the participant).  Classes held in the warm water pool at Carroll Springs School.   Wednesdays, September 22 through Nov. 11 (5:30-6:20 - age 2-7; 6:30-7:20- age 8-12, 7:30-8:20 – age 13 and older).


THE PROGRAMS BELOW ARE MADE POSSIBLE BY OUR LOCAL VOLUNTEER RECREATION COUNCILS:

NORTH CARROLL RECREATION COUNCIL

NCRC Basketball – Registration is now open for boys and girls Grades K-12 - closes for most divisions 10/8; High School will remain open until late November. Questions:  ncrcbasketball@gmail.com.
More info: https://www.leaguelineup.com/welcome.asp?url=ncrcbasketball. *Looking for girls and boys travel players and coaches for 4th-8th grade.  Sign up at Stonealley.com. Travel Questions: Brandon Tomlinson brandonnc1127@gmail.com.

NCRC Manchester Wrestling – 2021 registration opens 9/13 at Stone Alley under NCRC.  Practices are Tuesday and Thursday at North Carroll High starting 11/2.  Visit us on Instagram.  Questions:  Andy Kiler apkiler@yahoo.comOur 2nd Annual Crabfeast is October 9th at 5pm, $60/ticket, contact Beth Fish bafish0212@yahoo.com.

NCRC Hotshots Fastpitch Softball – Rec League Spring 2022 registration now open for Ages 4-14.  We will hold winter clinics for all registered players…we still have a few openings on our tournament teams. For Questions or to arrange your evaluation: Mike Hernandez Thummp1616@aol.com. Website: www.ncrchotshots.org.

WEST CARROLL RECREATION COUNCIL

Rugby – West Carroll Marauders Rugby will be hosting a fall season for Middle School and High School Boys and High School Girls at Bark Hill Park in Union Bridge starting Tuesday, Sept 14th

  • Middle School Boys (Grades 5-7) Tuesdays and Fridays 6-8pm.  Coach Danny Watson dwatson71383@gmail.com
  • Junior Boys (Grades 8-9) Thursdays and Fridays 6-8pm.  Coaches Danny Watson or RJ Duvall  
  • High School Boys (Grades 10-12) Tuesdays and Thursdays 6-8pm.  Coach RJ Duvall  coachrj.wcrugby@gmail.com
  • High School Girls (Grades 9-12) Tuesdays and Thursdays 6-7:15pm.  Coach Brian Melody lump56@yahoo.com

Come give rugby a try!  If you like it, fall registration is only $75, www.westcarrollmarauders.com.

WINFIELD RECREATION COUNCIL

Winfield Lacrosse – Lacrosse Tune up and Try Lax: for boys and girls Ages 4-14.  Oct 9th, 5-6:30pm (note this new time), Krimgold Park (Field #1).  Bring your stick (if you have one), water bottle, and wear cleats or running shoes, AND invite a friend!  This is a free event but a reservation is needed at https://go.teamsnap.com/forms/285802.

Winfield Fastpitch Softball – Openings are available on the 16u teams for the fall. Info:  wysorecsoftball@gmail.com. Registration:  https://www.winfieldyouthsoftball.com/Default.aspx?tabid=1028189.

Warriors Wrestlingruns November to February and is open to Ages 4-15. Info:  Steve Willingham coachsrw@aol.com. Registration:   www.warriorswrestling.com