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Notice:  The main gallery of the College Park Aviation Museum is closed for a major window renovation project through October 2014. The rest of the museum will remain open. Get more information.

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Maintenance Closures for the latest information regarding facility closings.

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active aging week
Change The Way You Age!
Seniors, tap into your adventurous spirit and enjoy any of the FREE activities offered for seniors ages 60 & better during Active Aging Week: September 22-26!

Secrets from the Dark Forest
Renowned storyteller Susan Strauss presents mythical tales about the "Dark Forest," a magical place of transformation, at Watkins Nature Center on Sept. 20.

Hispanic Festival
Bring your friends and family to celebrate the rich heritage of our Hispanic communities at the 33rd Annual Hispanic Festival at Lane Manor Park on September 21!

 Budget 2013 Icon Annual Budget Forums
The Prince George's County Planning Board is holding two public forums to solicit comments on the Commission's budget. The public forums will be held from 7-9 pm on September 23 and October 6. Those who wish to speak may register in advance here, or by calling 301-952-4584; TTY 301-952-4366. 
 museum day live ICON Smithsonian Museum Day Live!
On Sept. 27, College Park Aviation Museum and Riversdale House Museum are joining museums across the U.S. and are offering FREE admission at their facilities upon presentation of a Museum Day Live! ticket.
 Fall Recreation icon_3 Fall Recreation
Browse through the fall issue of Your Guide or SMARTlink to read about upcoming programs and events throughout the County. Registration is now underway for Prince George's County residents and non-residents! 
 trail_2_ICON Anacostia River Trail
The last segment of the Anacostia River Trail is now under construction! The segment is expected to open in 2016 and will extend from Benning Road in Washington, D.C. to Bladensburg Waterfront Park. Click here for more info about the trail and to check out an animated sneak preview of the new segment. 
 fitness_month_2_ICON Yoga in the Parks
Take a break and join us for FREE yoga classes in the parks! Learn basic techniques and how to free your mind, body & spirit with us. Feel free to drop in for a session at any participating M-NCPPC site!  
 woodrow wilson trail Healthy Trails @ National Harbor 5K
Join us for this 2nd annual 5K event, sponsored by Parks & Rec and the Prince George’s Running Club. The 3.1 mile run/walk will be held at the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Trail on October 11. Space is limited; register today! 
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