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DFMWR COVID-19 Updates

Please go to: Reopening Schedules page for updates on MWR facilities and services.

The novel coronavirus outbreak is evolving on a daily basis. Family and MWR is working with USAG Fort Meade leadership to determine how the latest information affects Family and MWR facilities and events.

Prevention: Avoid being exposed; practice appropriate hand washing with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, if unavailable use an alcohol-based (at least 60%) hand sanitizer. Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth; avoid close contact with those who are sick; clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces (work and home).

For more information about the coronavirus (COVID-19), visit the Centers for Disease Control at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

 

Health Protection Condition Bravo (HPCON B)

  • Moderate Transmission Risk
  • Maintain social distancing
  • Wear face coverings

 

DFMWR Out-Processing

  • All out processing will be done by phone, please call +1(301)677-3831 or +1(301)677-5580

    You may also contact Bill Hicks at william.h.hicks77.naf@mail.mil

    If you could please provide your full name in your email and Mr. Hicks should be able to assist.

Facility, Event, or Program Updates:

Camp Meade RV Park - Accepting New Reservations!

Camp Meade RV Park is accepting new reservation requests.

New requests can be made on the Fort Meade Camp Meade RV Park page (link below) by selecting the "Email Us:" button. 

https://meade.armymwr.com/programs/camp-meade-rv-park

Please provide your full name, best contact phone number and dates you request.

RV Storage, Outdoor Recreation, POV Resale Lot, Camp Meade RV Park

Outdoor Recreation - Open

Call +1(301)677-3810

Hours of Operation 

Arts & Crafts - Open

Call +1(301)677-7809

Hours of Operation 

 Auto Skills Center - Open

Call +1(301)677-5542

Hours of Operation 

While You Wait Wednesday (by appointment only)

  • Wednesday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Do-It-Yourself Auto Repair 

Leisure Travel Services (LTS) - Open

Call +1(301)677-7354

Hours of Operation 

  • Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 

View or download LTS Reopening Policies and Procedures here (PDF)

Pet Care Center - Open 

Call +1(301)677-4059

Hours of Operation:

Doggie Day Care 

  • Monday-Friday: 7 a.m.-6 p.m. 

Boarding 

  • Monday-Friday: 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. 
  • Sunday: 12-4 p.m. 

View or download Family Pet Care Reopening Policies and Procedures here (PDF)

Gyms: 

Bowling Center: The Lanes and Pin Deck Café

Call +1(301)677-5541

Hours of Operation:

  • Wednesday-Friday: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. 

The Lanes at Fort Meade (Bowling Center)

Opening Date: Aug. 20, 2020 

Open Bowling is back every Thursday and Friday, 12-7 p.m. starting Aug. 20, 2020.

$1 per game, $1 shoe rental

Call +1(301)677-5541

Hours of Operation:

  • Thursday-Friday: 12-7 p.m.

Policies and Procedures:

  • Face covering are required at all times in the building.
  • Social distancing markers have been placed on floors.
  • Shields and tables have been installed at cash registers to minimize contact.
  • Face coverings will be required for all employees.
  • Seating, touchscreens, rental shoes, and house balls will be disinfected after each use.
  • New house ball availability procedure to minimize touch.
  • Staff will help with increased sanitizing of all touch surfaces including arcade games and counters.
  • House balls cleaned once each day and between uses.
  • Hand Sanitizer stations are available to the public throughout the building.
  • Alternate Lanes will be used to create social distance.
  • Reservations may be required during busy periods.

Club Meade - Closed

*** Please call Dominick Ciallella at +1(301)875-8919, or email dominick.ciallella3.naf@mail.mil or Kellie Paul at +1(301)875-9068 or kellie.j.paul.naf@mail.mil. We will be happy to assist you.

- Effective Mar. 19, 2020, Club Meade is closed.

Library - Open

Call +1(301)677-5522

Hours of Operation 

  • Tuesday-Friday: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 

View or download Library Reopening Policies and Procedures here (PDF)

Child Youth Services (CYS)

Hours of Operation 

  • Monday- Friday: 7 a.m.- 5 p.m.
  • Have curb-side drop off and pick up for children
  • Require parents and staff to answer pre-screening questions
  • Require staff who enter the facility to wear face masks (not required for children)
  •  Outside availability information is on Childcareaware.org for subsidy and
  • Mission Essential Child Care

    Below are the links to the Mission Essential Child Care Memo (COVID-19) for (Spring/Summer 2020) and the Mission Essential Child Care Form. 

    For all parents requesting Child Care, please read the memo carefully for instructions, complete the form and return to CYS.

For additional information, please email us at
usarmy.meade.imcom-fmwrc.mbx.dfmwr-community-outreach@mail.mil or call +1(301) 677-1149.

  • Effective Mar. 26, 2020, the CYS Parent Central Services is closed. We will be responding to inquiries through the org mailbox (usarmy.meade.imcom-fmwrc.mbx.dfmwr-community-outreach@mail.mil) and checking voicemail periodically. Response time might be slower than usual.

  • Parents Night Out for April and May, cancelled
  • Easter Egg Hunt, cancelled
  • Parent Advisory Council (PAC) meeting for April, cancelled

Army Community Service (ACS)

Army Community Service professionals are committed to supporting Army Soldiers and their Families around the world in times of crisis. Below are their contact information.

Although ACS facility is closed, ALL ACS programs remain active and available both virtually and telephonically. Our programs and services include:

  • Employment Readiness
  • Exceptional Family Member  Program
  • Family Advocacy Program (FAP)
  • Relocation Readiness Program
  • Mobilization & Deployment Readiness
  • Survivor Outreach Services
  • Lending Closet
  • ACS Volunteer Services

Army Emergency Relief (AER)

  • Request for Army Emergency Relief (AER) assistance will be conducted remotely, via email correspondence through our office at usarmy.meade.usag.mbx.acs@mail.mil. We will continue to process AER request for assistance through coordination with AER HQ to utilize Electronic Fund Transfers (EFT). After operational hours and weekends Red Cross will assist, +1(877)272-7337. Visit http://www.armyemergencyrelief.org/covid19 for more information about AER's COVID-19 response.

New Military and Family Life Counseling Program (MFLC) Phone Numbers:

Virtual Newcomers Orientation See details here.

Events:

  • Techical Job Fair scheduled for Jul. 22, 2020 cancelled
  • Red, White, and Blue Celebration - scheduled for Jun. 26, 2020 has been postponed and will be rescheduled for a later date (TBD).
  • Salute to Services 5K Fun Run cancelled
  • May 22 Community Job Fair cancelled
  • Run to Remeber 5K Fun Run cancelled
  • Earth Day 5K Fun Run cancelled
  • Volunteer Awards Appreciation postponed
  • Easter Sunday Brunch cancelled
  • Comedy Night postponed
  • Military Spouse Job Fair and Appreciation postponed
  • Youth Fishing Rodeo postponed