COVID-19

Announcements from Annapolis Recreation and Parks in relation to COVID-19, the Coronavirus

Recreation

Facilities

"Pip" Moyer Recreation Center

PMRC Cardio Room practice physical distancing COVID-19PMRC is open at 50% capacity. The Department remains vigilant in keeping PMRC clean. This includes disinfecting exercise equipment, the indoor track, meeting rooms, common areas and restrooms. While at PMRC, we ask that you remain 6’ apart from others to maintain physical distancing. Additional hand sanitizing stations have been installed throughout the facility.

The facility is open daily from 8 am to 8 pm each day. Upon entrance to PMRC, all persons must comply with the following: 

  • receive a temperature check upon entry
  • complete a brief questionnaire
  • wear a face covering or mask at all times except while exercising

When you’re ready, we’re ready – check out this video!

Open play basketball and pickleball (indoors) is available 6-8 pm weekdays and 8am-8pm on Saturdays and Sundays.

The following are closed and/or not available right now:

  • Kidz Zone babysitting is closed
  • Rock Climbing Wall is closed

Current Fitness Class Schedule – A few outdoor fitness classes are now held on the outdoor basketball courts at PMRC. Please check in at the Front Desk inside before coming to class. As for indoor classes, there are limited spaces for outdoor classes as well. You will receive a space number from the Front Desk that you need to present to the instructor.

All memberships were extended the amount of time PMRC was closed in the spring. Memberships are not refunded as outlined in the membership packet and in the wavier that you signed when you registered. The extension of your membership serves as the credit of time lost during the COVID-19 shutdown. Therefore, all memberships reactivated Thursday, June 25, 2020, not the date you return to the facility. If you have any questions or concerns, please email Melissa Brown at mnbrown@annapolis.gov.

Rentals are assigned only to government agencies, non-profit organizations, for-profit organizations and other types of organizational meetings. Please note that PMRC is open at 50% capacity and therefore meeting attendance must be reduced to abide by that allowance. We are not renting rooms for birthday, holiday, anniversary, family and/or graduation celebrations at this time.

Stanton Community Center 

Stanton is open at 50% capacity at this time. The Department remains vigilant in keeping Stanton clean. This includes disinfecting the gym, meeting rooms, common areas and restrooms. While at Stanton, we ask that you remain 6’ apart from others to maintain physical distancing. Additional hand sanitizing stations have been installed throughout the facility.

The facility is open daily from 8 am to 8 pm each day. Upon entrance to Stanton, all persons must comply with the following:

  • wear a face covering or mask
  • receive a temperature check
  • complete a brief questionnaire

Currently, there is no open play, pick up or organized play for indoor basketball at the Stanton Community Center.

Rentals are assigned only to government agencies, non-profit organizations, for-profit organizations and other types of organizational meetings. Please note that Stanton is open at 50% capacity and therefore meeting attendance must be reduced to abide by that allowance. We are not renting rooms or the facility for birthday, holiday, anniversary, family and/or graduation celebrations at this time.

The Dental Clinic remains closed.


Parks, Trails and Outdoor Spaces

Make A Difference Day (fall GreenScape) is Saturday, October 24 - to see how you can volunteer, please contact Marisa Wittlinger at mdwittlinger@annapolis.gov.

  • The following are OPEN and/or PERMITTED:
    • Outdoor Restrooms
    • Pavilions
    • Playgrounds
    • Truxtun Skate Park
    • Outdoor basketball courts and athletics fields. However, no organized sports or scrimmages may occur on the courts or fields -- only free play, basic skills and training/conditioning may take place.
      • To note:  the fall adult softball league is underway
    • Jogging, walking, biking and hiking in City parks and trails
    • Truxtun Park and Tucker Street boat ramps
    • Waterworks Park (permit only)
  • Please remember physical distancing practices (taken from Maryland DNR):

    • Limit groups to 10 people, stay 6 feet apart
    • Avoid popular trails, give others plenty of space
    • Allow adequate personal spacing at popular areas
    • Avoid congregating in parking lots
  • The following are CLOSED and/or NOT ALLOWED:
    • Outdoor water fountains
    • Large gatherings/picnics
    • Truxtun Tennis Courts (remain under renovation/construction) -- some courts slated to open late October


Harbormaster

PUMPOUT IS IN SERVICE! The Pumpout Boat runs Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays. Call 410-320-6852 or VHF 17 for service.

Hours of Operation are daily from 7 am to 8 pm. We appreciate continued patience as we strive to protect employees and customers as much as possible.