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Winter/Spring Activities 2015



(March thru August)

525 W. MacPhail Road, Bel Air – 410-638-3528 – e-mail: 

www.harfordcountymd.gov/parks_rec; www.belairrec.org

Facility Code

BAES – Bel Air Elementary School

BAMS – Bel Air Middle School

BAHS – Bel Air High School

MAC – McFaul Activities Center

HES – Homestead Elementary School

WES – Wakefield Elementary School

SMS – Southampton Middle School

RPE – Red Pump Elementary


AEROBICS – Ages 18+. Monday and Wednesday evenings at BAMS, beginning Wednesday April 15th, 6:30-7:30pm, ending at the end of the school year. Combination of aerobic dance, step exercise and weight exercise for all levels (stepper not required). Cost is $35 for 10-week session. Register April 15th, 6:15pm at BAMS. 


http://gelatopetrini.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/music-notes.jpgBALLROOM DANCE – Beginning April 7th lessons are available for beginner and intermediate/advanced adult students. Program meets at BAES on Tuesday evenings (6:30pm – Tango, Samba and Texas Two Step; 8:00pm – Advanced Dance styles to be decided per interest) for 8 weeks.  Cost is $50/couple or $25/Individual. Register at first class; Spring session ends 6/09 (allows for school closing date).For further info, email or call 410-515-0426.


BEL AIR COMMUNITY CHORUS –New singers welcome - ages 16 and up. All voices are needed. If you love to sing, come join us. No audition necessary. Meets Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church  at 228 N Main St., Bel Air from 7-9 pm beginning Sept. 1, 2015. Registration fee: $65/adults - $45/students with Student ID. If you are interested in joining the chorus, please go to our website or call Karen Donnelly 443 402-1804. Our spring concert - Aspects of Love – will be held at Bel Air High on April 26 at 3pm and at the Summer Concert Series on Sunday, June 21 at 7p.m. at the William A. Humbert Amphitheater in Shamrock Park. Both are free to the public.



BEL AIR TERPS YOUTH FOOTBALL: Ages 5-14. Age determination date is August 1st. Registration is available online only, at www.belairterps.com/registration. Returning player registration will take place in mid-February, and new player registration will begin in early March. 9U & 11U full (waitlist only). Cost for the 2015 Season is $200 per player. For more info regarding registration, please email the program at .


BOYS AND GIRLS SOCCER - Age groups, Co-ed Clinic ages 3 through 6, U-8, U-10, U-12, U-14 and U-16-18.  Program runs Aug. 1st thru Nov. 21st. BAFC Travel Program U8, U9, U10, U11, U12, U13, U14, U15, U16. Registration will take place on-line beginning April 1st, 2015.  Cost is $85 per player. Players will receive a jersey, shorts and socks. Players will be contacted in late July by their coaches and practice will begin on or around August 1st.  Practices will be held during the week and games will be played on Saturdays. Players looking for a more competitive experience are encouraged to attend try-outs for one of the BAFC travel teams. Registration is required to attend tryouts; however, there is an additional fee to participate in the travel program.  Try-outs for the BAFC travel program will begin around June 1st, 2015.  For further info, please visit the website at:  www.belairfootballclub.com Email:    or .


CAMP ID- Creative Theater in the style of Destination Imagination, for children K – 8. Cost $175 per week, Sessions are: July 6-9, July 20-23, and August 3-6.  For more info contact Eileen Gunther at



CHEERLEADING – Online Registration will begin April 1st at www.belairterpscheerleading.com. Walk-In registration on Thursday April 23rd 6:30-8pm and Saturday, May 2nd, 9am-12pm at MAC. Cheerleaders will be notified by their Coach in July for which team they will cheer. Squad ages vary from 5U up thru 17U. Must be 3 (and potty-trained) by 08/01/15. Cost is $125.00/participant (Sibling discount available).Program begins Monday, Aug. 3rd and runs thru mid/late November, depending on football championship games. Practice can be 2-3 evenings/week in August (depending on age group) and 2 evenings/week September and October.  All participants will cheer at Bel Air Terps Football games on the weekends beginning around Labor Day Weekend AND the first 25 cheerleaders on each team will compete at up to 6 competitions during the season. Local travel may be required.  Additional expenses for uniform, shoes, socks, spankies, bow, personalized warm-up suit & gym bag. Uniform fittings will take place at MAC on Saturday, June 6th  9am-2pm, Saturday, June 13th 9am-1pm and Thursday, June 18th  6:30pm-8:30pm. For further info please visit the website:  www.belairterpscheerleading.com or Email: 


http://www.clker.com/cliparts/X/D/b/d/D/N/blue-volleyball-hi.pngCOED VOLLEYBALL- Co-ed Volleyball for ages 18+, playing intermediate levels & up, random weekly teams, competitive. Previous playing experience required with strong basic skills. Program runs May-August Tuesdays & Thursdays 7-10pm at MAC ($15 for 4 months). For more information contact Trina at


DInamic Workouts - ages 18+.  Tuesday and Thursday evenings 6:30-7:30pm at BAMS. Combination of toning and aerobics with weights for all levels (hand weights required).  For further info contact Diane at 410-937-4844.CLASS IS FULL. NEXT SESSION WILL BEGIN SEPTEMBER 2015.


http://ts1.mm.bing.net/th?id=HN.608006643349457919&pid=1.7FIELD HOCKEY - Visit www.belairrec.org for online registration beginning 4/15/15. Girls in grades K – 8 are invited to play beginning mid-August through early November. The registration fee for Clinic (grades K – 2) is $70.  Clinic is held on Saturday mornings at Kelly Field. Two “Play-days” will be scheduled on Saturday or Sunday throughout the season. The registration fee for grades 3-8 is $110.00 (additional fees if kilt is needed) Weeknight practices are held at Kelly Field. Games are played on Sundays.  An opportunity for more competitive play is available with our Elite team for 7/8th graders.  Tryouts for this team will be held in early June. Open registration will run from 4/15/15 through 5/15/15. Visit our new BARC webpage at www.belairrec.org to register.  Late registrants will need to contact us via email for more information. There will be a $20 late fee attached to all players registering after 5/15/15. For more details, league, field location and summer camp information please visit our original webpage at www.belairfieldhockey.com .Questions? Contact:  or .


HARFORD JR. TRACK & FIELD MEET – Open to all boys and girls ages 7 to 15. Sunday April 26th on the Bel Air High School track, 1-5 p.m.  Events are 50/100 dash, 400/800 run, relay, and long jump in four age groups: 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, and 13-15.  Entry fee covers all events: $6 for pre-registration (by April 23rd) and $8 thereafter.  A second meet, the Harford Hershey Track and Field Meet will be held Sunday May 17th, 1-5 p.m., at Bel Air High School for age groups 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, and 13-14.  Flier for both meets is at: www.runharford.com (events).  For more info: , or call 410-838-1284.


HARFORD MEN’S FALL BASEBALL LEAGUE - Registration for the 2015 Fall Season will open on July 1st, 2015.  Registration is done online only at www.hmbl.biz/registration.  Cost for Fall Ball is $85 per player. Players must turn 30 years old by the end of the current calendar year.  Schedule will consist of five seven inning double headers that are played on Sunday mornings when the Ravens are away.  Games are played in and around the Bel Air area.  For more info, please email .


JUJITSU - Ages 12 and up. ADULTS WELCOME!! The “gentle art” originated in Japan about 3,000 years ago.  Emphasis is on practical self-defense techniques and developing appropriate, non-violent response to volatile situations. Class meets Thursdays 6:00-8:00pm at BAES, September thru June. Cost is $50 for four months’ instruction. Register at any class. Spectators welcome.  


KARATE – (Chinese Kung Fu) – Ages 7 thru adult.  Meets September thru June, Tuesdays & Thursdays at WES class times are 6:00-7:00 and 7:00-8:00pm.  Cost is $90 for a three month session, plus a onetime registration fee. Register at any class. Promotes discipline, respect, endurance and conditioning.  For further information call (410) 420-1820.



WOMEN’S SUMMER LACROSSE - Divisions available are:  Senior (post-collegiate, collegiate and high school players with JV or varsity experience) and Junior (entering 6th grade thru high school with rec. league experience).  Program meets evenings May 19th thru July 11th. Seniors play Tuesdays & Thursdays – 6pm and 7pm; Juniors play Tuesdays, 5pm.  All games played at Ewing Street Field (Rockfield Park, Bel Air). Cost: on or before May 11th - (Senior) $75; (Junior) $60; after May 11th a $10 late fee will be added.  Registration will take place on-line starting April 13th.  For registration or more information visit:  http://belairwomenslacrosse.assn.la.  Email questions to:


YOGA- For all levels on Wednesdays from 6:00 – 7:00pm at WES. Cost is $33 for 8 week session. Contact Sharri at or 443-462-0964.


Reminder: Harford County Public Schools is not sponsoring, endorsing, or recommending the activities announced in this flyer/material.  The sale or use of tobacco in any form is prohibited in school buildings and on school grounds, as well as on Harford County Park sites.  Failure to comply with this request will subject individual/group to revocation of their permission to use the facility.

Bel Air Skate Park

The Bel Air Skate Park is open 6 days a week (weather permitting)

Beginning early April until late November.  Closed Mondays-Call for hours.  The Park is located behind the McFaul Activities Center on MacPhail Road.  Skateboards and roller blades are allowed.  Helmets required, knee & elbow pads suggested, and are available for rent ($1.00) at the Park. Info:  410-638-4053



The Department of Parks and Recreation encourages the involvement and participation of individuals with disabilities in all of our programs/services. 

For disability-related accommodations, please contact Mike Watkins, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist at

410-638-4899 (TTY users, call Maryland Relay at 711).  Please give two weeks advance notice.


by posted 01/06/2015
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