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1/12/2016 - 01.12.16 Howard County seeks nominees for annual “Community Sports Hall of Fame” READ MORE
12/9/2015 - 12.9.15 Howard County Department of Recreation & Parks receives International Best Programming Award READ MORE
12/4/2015 - 12.4.15 Centennial Lake water level to be lowered for dam repairs READ MORE
11/3/2015 - 11.3.15 Local high school students compete in 2nd annual Pumpkin Chunkin’ engineering competition READ MORE
9/2/2015 - 09.02.15 Department of Recreation & Parks Announces Deer Management Program for 2015-2016 READ MORE
7/21/2015 - 07.21.15 Executive Kittleman to open Howard Astronomical League Observatory at Alpha Ridge Park READ MORE
7/10/2015 - 07.10.15 Howard County Champion Tree succumbs to Dutch elm disease at Belmont Manor and Historic Park READ MORE
7/6/2015 - 07.06.15 Executive Kittleman attends county camps to promote fitness and National Parks and Recreation Month READ MORE
7/1/2015 - 07.01.15 Howard County announces 2015 “Community Sports Hall of Fame” induction class READ MORE
6/25/2015 - 06.25.15 Executive Kittleman to open Howard Astronomical League Observatory at Alpha Ridge Park READ MORE


Full-time, Part-time, and Contingent Employment 

Looking for a unique part-time opportunity? The Department of Recreation and Parks needs dynamic leaders to develop and instruct programs such as art, crafts, cooking, dance, drama, language, music, science, sports, or just plain fun! For an up-to-date listing of jobs within the Department, as well as a listing of jobs within Howard County Government, click here. For more information, call 410-313-4639.

Contractor Employment 

Do you have an interesting idea for a course or other program that could be offered to Howard County residents through the Recreation & Parks Department? We’d like to hear about it. Click here for an informational letter, application and proposal form.

Training for a Career in Recreation and Parks 

Visit the following links for information about educational programs that prepare you for a career in the Recreation field.

Community College of Baltimore County - Recreation, Parks and Tourism
Frostburg State University - Recreation and Parks Management
Towson University - Sport Management