Park and Recreation Month

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July is Park and Recreation Month

Join us throughout the month of July as we celebrate Park and Recreation Month. The theme this year is Game On! Come out and celebrate the great local opportunities and resources provided by the Calvert County Department of Parks & Recreation.

Below is a list of local events celebrating Park and Recreation Month. Most are free! There are events for all ages and interests. We look forward to seeing you.

*Fees apply for those with an asterisk

July 1

Play Tennis
Dunkirk District Park, 8 a.m.-11 p.m.
All ages

July 2

4th of July Party
Southern Community Center, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Ages 2 to 12

July 3

Freedom Fun Run
Cove Point Park, 10-10:30 a.m.
Ages 2.5 to 13

July 4

Take a Swim*
Kings Landing Park, Noon-7:45 p.m.
All Ages

July 5

Take a Swim on the Beach*
Breezy Point Beach and Campground, 6 a.m.-8 p.m.
All Ages

July 6

Movie Mania
Northeast Community Center, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Ages 6 months and older

July 7

Try out the Driving Range*
Chesapeake Hills Golf Course, 6 a.m.-8 p.m.
All Ages

July 8

National Video Games Day
Northeast Community Center

July 9

Play Basketball
8 .m.-11 p.m.
All Ages

July 10

Trail Walk: Fitness Station
Southern Community Center, 9:30-10:15 a.m.
Ages 3 and older

July 11

Teen Spades Tournament
Southern Community Center, 6-7:30 p.m.
Ages 12 to 17

July 12

Strollers in the Park
Hallowing Point Park, 10-11 a.m.
All Ages

July 13

Zumba Gold—Toning
Northeast Community Center, 8:45-10 a.m.
Ages 13 and older

July 14

Fishing at the Pier
Kings Landing Park, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
All Ages

July 15

Park Adventure Day Obstacle Course
Cove Point Park, 10-10:45 a.m.
Ages 2 to 13

July 16

Summer Fun Crafts
Harriet E. Brown Community Center, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Ages 3 to 10

July 17

World Emoji Day
Northeast Community Center

July 18

Women’s Community Forum
Harriet E. Brown Community Center, 6-7:30 p.m.
All ages

July 19

Musical Jam Session
Southern Community Center, 7:30-10 p.m.
Ages 13 and older

July 20

Hunt for Shark Teeth*
Flag Ponds Nature Park, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
All ages

July 21

Rent a Kayak*
Breezy Point Beach and Campground, 6 a.m.-8 p.m.
All ages

July 22

Boardwalk Hike
Battle Creek Cypress Swamp Sanctuary, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
All ages

July 23

History in the Making
Southern Community Center, 11 a.m.-noon
Ages 18 and older

July 24

Go Down a Waterslide*
Cove Point Pool, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
All ages

July 25

Glow Dodgeball Fun
Southern Community Center, 6-7:30 p.m.
Ages 12 to 17

July 26

Summer Sauntering
Dunkirk District Park, 10-11 a.m.
All ages

July 27

Play Golf*
Chesapeake Hills Golf Course, 6 a.m.-8 p.m.
All ages

July 28

Bring a Picnic to the Park
Hallowing Point Park, 8 a.m.-11 p.m.
All ages

July 29

Play and Create
Southern Community Center, 10-11 a.m.
Ages 1 to 5

July 30

Make a Boat
Mt. Hope Community Center, 10-11 a.m.
Ages 2 to 10

July 31

Drop-in Rec
Southern Community Center, Noon-4 p.m.
Ages 10 to 15