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Glenarden / Theresa Banks Complex

8615 McLain Avenue
Glenarden, MD 20706
301-772-3151; TTY 301-699-2544

Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday   9 am-9 pm
Friday    9 am-9 pm; 7 pm-10 pm (Xtreme Teens) 
Saturday  9 am-4 pm; 7 pm-10 pm (Xtreme Teens)
Sunday    CLOSED

Located adjacent to Theresa Banks Memorial Pool, the center features a gymnasium, pantry, arts and crafts room, computer lab, multipurpose room/dance room, fitness room, and game room/lobby area.

Outdoor facilities include a lighted softball field with a lighted football/soccer overlay, play equipment, two basketball courts, two lighted tennis courts, and a picnic area.

Sports, fitness, dance, crafts, cooking, self-improvement, computers, line dance, hand dance, games, Senior Activities and trips, cheerleading, Greek-Style Step, Zumba  are among the activities offered here.

The center also hosts tournaments, clubs, camps, special events, workshops, drop-in programs, after-school programs, and cultural activities at different times. Pre-schoolers, children, teens, adults, and senior citizens will find a variety of recreation opportunities available at the center.

For more information about Glenarden/Theresa Banks Complex, please contact staff at the number above.


This complex is located in Glenarden, Maryland, near the Glenarden Municipal Center off of Martin Luther King, Jr. Highway and McLain Avenue. It is accessible by Metro on the Orange Line/New Carrollton station.

From the Capital Beltway (I-495), take Exit 17B (Landover Road, Route 202) toward Washington, D.C. Make a right at the first light onto Brightseat Road. Make a left at the second traffic light onto Glenarden Parkway (Library at corner). Continue on Glenarden Parkway and make a left onto McLain Avenue. Complex is on the right.

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