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Mission Statement
The mission of Montgomery County Recreation is to provide high quality, diverse, and accessible programs, services and facilities that enhance the quality of life for all ages, cultures, and abilities.

Operating Principles
In support of the mission, Montgomery County Recreation will readily serve the community by providing:
  • Leisure activities that enhance skills, health and self-esteem;
  • Activities that incorporate current leisure trends and population demographics;
  • Ways to stimulate growth in knowledge through leisure experiences;
  • Opportunities to build sense of community;
  • A network of services linking the community through collaboration and partnerships;
  • Safe havens where participants feel welcome;
  • Fun for all.
Operating Objectives: TO GIVE
Montgomery County Recreation will continuously strive for optimal participant experiences through:
  • Teamwork: essential to achieve success for our staff, our programs, our families, and our community;
  • Objectivity: We will maintain a positive approach to all challenges we face;
  • Growth: Change will be embraced, and used to expand our opportunities;
  • Imagination: We will cultivate new ideas into exciting programs and services;
  • Value: We will understand and appreciate the wealth of diversity in our community;
  • Excellence: We will meet our participants' expectation of quality and performance.
Maryland Public Information Act

If you wish to request any public records maintained by the Department of Recreation, please send that request to:

Susan Hoffmann
Community Outreach and Public Relations
Department of Recreation
4010 Randolph Road
Silver Spring , Maryland 20902
(240) 777-6962