Learning Center

This venue has three classrooms with state-of-the-art technology and Internet-ready access. Technology-based programs for people of all ages and skill levels are offered in the Learning Center, which also has several multi-use rooms suitable for lectures, seminars and traditional classroom learning.

The Learning Center is open to community groups, schools, libraries, and colleges to host programs and classes. Learning Gallery displays feature artwork by local artists. Additionally, Town Hall hosts several art displays throughout the year.

Patrons must have a PARKS DIRECT card and pin number to log on a computer. Each computer is allotted 30 minutes of usage.

Click here for general hours of operation.

For more information about the Learning Center, please call 301-583-2400; TTY 301-699-2544.


The Learning Center offers terrific educational opportunities for people of all ages. Some of the classes frequently offered include the following:

  • Algebra Workshop
  • Academic Enrichment: Children & Mixed Ages, and STEAM
  • Chess
  • Computer Animation
  • Knitting: Mixed Ages, Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced
  • Investment Club
  • Math Skills: Children & Mixed Ages
  • Money Management: Mixed Ages
  • Money Management & Investing
  • MS Office: Excel
  • MS Office: PowerPoint
  • MS Office: Publisher
  • MS Office: Word
  • Reading Skills: Children
  • Robotics Workshop: Lego, Mixed Ages
  • Sewing: Mixed Ages, Beginner
  • Sign Language: Adults & Mixed Ages