Jane E. Lawton Community Recreation Center

4301 Willow Lane | Chevy Chase| 20815 | 240-777-6855

The Jane E. Lawton Community Recreation Center is located in the nearly half-square-mile Town of Chevy Chase, which is home to approximately 3,000 residents living in about 1,000 households. The recreation center is close to the business area of Chevy Chase, as well as to the Arts & Entertainment district that is maintained by the Bethesda Urban Partnership. The facility houses the administrative offices of the Town of Chevy Chase, as well as the Leland Children’s Center which offers early childhood education, before and after school care and summer camps.

Outdoor space adjacent to the center includes tennis and basketball courts and a children’s play area.

RecFit Classes & Activities

Due to COVID-19, several Montgomery County Recreation facilities are operating with new CDC recommended safety restrictions.

Our centers are currently closed to the public with limited hours at several Recreation centers for RecFit indoor classes and activities.
Visit here for more information.

What Is RecFit?

RecFit, provided by Montgomery County Recreation, offers fitness opportunities in a safe, socially distant environment in several recreation centers located around the County.

Fitness Activities

Reserve a spot for fitness and open gym activities, including:

  • Badminton
  • Pickleball
  • Table tennis
  • Weight/Fitness room use

Indoor Classes

Register for COVID-19 safe indoor classes, including but not limited to:

  • Aerobics
  • Basketball
  • Fitness for Kids and Families Karate/Jujitsu



Interested in reserving a room? To help you choose the right space, see details on available rooms.

  • Art Room
  • Community Room
  • Conference Room
  • Fitness Room
  • Gymnasium
  • Lobby
  • Social Hall
  • Warming Kitchen