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Reopening Information

The following are the reopening information for MWR facilities and services. All information is subject to change.

Arts & Crafts Center - Open

Hours of Operation 

  • Framing, Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 
  • Engraving, Tuesday-Friday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 
  • Graphic Design, Friday:  8 a.m.-4 p.m. 

View or download Arts & Crafts Reopening Policies and Procedures here (PDF)

Auto Skills Center - Open

Hours of Operation 

While You Wait Wednesday (by appointment, walk-ins by space available)

  • Wednesday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Do-It-Yourself Auto Repair 

  • Thursday & Friday: 12-8 p.m. 
  • Saturday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 
  • Sunday: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 

View or download Auto Skills Center Reopening Policies and Procedures here (PDF)

Child Development Center (CDC) III, CDC IV, and School Age Center (SAC) I - Open

Hours of Operation 

  • Monday- Friday: 7 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Policies and Procedures:

  • 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 for subsidy and

Family Pet Care Center - Open

Call +1(301)677-4059

Hours of Operation:

Doggie Day Care 

  • Monday-Friday: 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 


  • Monday-Friday: 7 a.m.-5:30 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)

Gaffney Fitness Center - Open

 - Active Duty service members only

Effective Dec. 17, 2020, and until further notice, Gaffney Fitness Center will align with Anne Arundel County policy of a maximum capacity of 25%. Our new max capacity at Gaffney Fitness Center is not to exceed 75 customers per hour.

New Hours of Operation

  • Monday-Friday: 5-9 a.m., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.

View or download Gaffney Gym Reopening Policies and Procedures here (PDF)

Murphy Field House - Closed until further notice

Outdoor Recreation, Check It Out - Open

Hours of Operation 

  • Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 

View or download Outdoor Recreation Reopening Policies and Procedures here (PDF)

Leisure Travel Services (LTS) - Open

*** Effective Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020, the operating hours of Leisure Travel Services will be Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. ***

Hours of Operation 

  • Tuesday-Friday: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 

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

Outdoor Recreation-Burba Park Playgrounds - Open

 (playgrounds in park only) 

Hours of Operation 

  • 7 days a week, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. 

Policies and Procedures: 

  • Burba Park Playgrounds, the trail around the park, and fishing in the lake is open.
  • Customers are responsible for ensuring that they maintain social distancing by keeping 6’ apart 
  • Pavilions and Burba Park Cottage are still closed and shall not be used 

Medal of Honor Library - Open

Hours of Operation 

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

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

The Lanes at Fort Meade (Bowling Center) - Closed

*** Facility Closure ***

The Lanes Bowling Center will close on Wednesday, Nov. 25, until further notice due to significant spikes in COVID-19 cases in Anne Arundel and surrounding counties. The Lanes Bowling Center closure includes the Pin Deck Café, Pro Shop and Bar/Lounge activities.

The Lanes Pin Deck Cafe - Closed

The Lanes Pro Shop - Closed

Child and Youth Services (CYS) 

Opening Date: TBD 

  • Child Development Center (CDC) I
  • Family Child Care (FCC)
  • Parent Central Services
  • School Age Center (SAC) II

Opening Date: TBD 

  • Child Development Center Home
  • Youth Center

Burba Cottage, Burba Pavililions, Pavilion/Fest Tent 

Opening Date: TBD

Club Meade 

Opening Date: TBD