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Posted on: July 13, 2020

PRCS Hosts "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" Drive-In Movie July 31

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) will host "Ferris Bueller’s Day Off" Friday, July 31, 2020.  Tickets will be available online Thursday, July 16, starting at noon. Details can be...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

PRCS July 24 Movie is Sold Out!

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services has announced that tickets to the July 24, 2020 outdoor showing of "Forrest Gump" are sold out. This is the second in a series of three popup, drive-in movie events. The n...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

PRCS Hosts "Forrest Gump" Drive-in Movie Event July 24

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) will host "Forrest Gump" Friday, July 24, 2020.  Tickets will be available online starting at noon Friday, July 10. Details can be found on facebook.com/lo...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

County Conducts Light Testing at Moorefield Station Community Park

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services and Department of Transportation and Capital Infrastructure have scheduled light level testing at Moorefield Station Community Park, beginning Monday, July 13, 2020.

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

PRCS July 17 Movie Event is Sold Out

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services has announced that tickets to the July 17, 2020 outdoor showing of "Jurassic Park" are sold out. Due to the limited number tickets available in order to allow appropriate ...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

PRCS Hosts "Jurassic Park" Drive-In Movie Event July 17

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) will host "Jurassic Park" Friday, July 17, 2020.  Tickets for "Jurassic Park" can be purchased online. A link for ticket sales and more informati...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

County Parks & Recreation Will Host Popup Drive-in Movies

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) will mark National Park & Recreation Month by hosting a series of three popup, drive-in movie events in July. Movies will be shown in the parking lot at Segra Field, 4209...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

County Parks & Recreation Announces Phase Three Updates While Marking Park & Recreation Month

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As Loudoun County enters Phase Three of the Forward Virginia reopening plan, the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) announces plans to reopen the Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center and leisure pools. Adult day cente...

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Get Out & Get Fit!

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services invites you to "get out and get fit!" Outdoor fitness training and group exercise classes are now available at Dulles South and Claude Moore Recreation and Community Cente...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

PRCS Summer Registration is Underway

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Registration is underway for summer classes and activities offered by the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS). Summer programs begin Monday, June 22, 2020, at most PRCS centers and parks in accordance with Phase Tw...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

County Parks & Recreation Opens Centers and Summer Programs

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As Loudoun County enters Phase Two of the Forward Virginia reopening plan, the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is announcing plans for reopening aquatic, community, recreation and senior centers, pools and other amenities. Ad...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Loudoun PRCS Athletic Fields Available for Limited Use; County Postpones Licensed Summer Camp Start

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As Loudoun County enters Phase One of the Forward Virginia reopening plan, the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is outlining a process for a limited use of the county’s athletic fields by the public. At the same time...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

County Postpones Independence Day Celebrations

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) has announced the postponement of Independence Day celebrations. The action is in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and in accordance with recommendations and guidance from t...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

County Postpones Summer Registration

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) will forego a printed summer activity guide and postpone registration for summer activities. Senior and general registration, previously scheduled May 20 and May 21,2020, are...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

Virtual Coffee Chat for Caregivers & Older Adults

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) has launched a virtual coffee chat program. If you are a caregiver or an adult 60 and older in need of support during these challenging times, you can sign up for a virtual coffee chat with Elder Resources Cas...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

Loudoun County Parks & Recreation is Open Virtually

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is open virtually while its centers are closed and programs canceled in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. "We wanted to make sure that Loudoun’s citizens can ...

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Posted on: April 15, 2020

Virtual Support Group Launched for Caregivers of Loved Ones with Memory Loss

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging has launched a virtual support group for caregivers of loved ones suffering from memory loss. While in-person caregiver support services are currently suspended in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the virtual grou...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Loudoun County Opens Second Drop-Off Location for Donations of Personal Protective Equipment

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As part of the ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Loudoun County is opening a second location for residents and businesses to drop off donations of personal protective equipment (PPE) for distribution to Loudoun-based health care providers and fac...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Loudoun County Reminds Residents that Park Features and School Campuses are Closed

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With warmer weather in the forecast, Loudoun County officials are reminding residents that public school campuses and facilities, and features at Loudoun County parks, such as playgrounds, athletic fields and courts, remain closed.  

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Posted on: March 21, 2020

Summer Camp Registration Begins March 24

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Registration for summer camps operated by the Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services begins online Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at www.loudoun.gov/webtrac. Open registration for remaining spaces in Daze, Fest and Adaptive Recrea...

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Loudoun County Adult Day Centers Closing

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Loudoun County is modifying its announcement on Saturday, March 14, 2020, regarding operation of the Adult Day Centers by the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services. 

Loudoun County has determined that the Adult Day Care program ca...

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Posted on: December 5, 2019

Sterling Community Center Relocates During Renovation & Construction

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The Sterling Community Center, currently located at 120 Enterprise Street, Sterling, Virginia, 20164, will be temporarily relocated to 150 Enterprise Street effective December 18, 2019. Operating hours and contact information will remain the same. The tem...

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Posted on: December 3, 2019

The Gift of Health & Fitness!

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Treat yourself, or someone on your list, to a season of health and fitness. Annual and six-month memberships at Claude Moore Recreation and Community Center and Dulles South Recreation and Community Center are discounted 15% through January 11, 2020. Recr...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

WebTrac is Back Online November 18

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WebTrac is operational again Monday, November 18, following a temporary shutdown during the database cloud migration and testing. Transactions, including registrations and payments, have resumed. Issues with credit card payments that occurred this morning...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

County Area Agency on Aging Receives Resolution of Recognition

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For his final legislative session in 2019, Senator Richard Black, District 13 VA, identified the Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging as particularly deserving of special recognition because of its important mission and vital role in the community. Senator...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

Still Looking for Something Spooktacular this Halloween?

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You'll find Halloween and more fun, fall events for the whole family in the 2019 PRCS 2019 Fall Activity Guide! Find details on page 77-78 of the fall guide or in the online PRCS event calendar.  

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Teen Performers Needed for Loudoun's Battle of Bands

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Over $900 in prizes will be awarded to the top three winners of Loudoun’s Battle of the Bands. The annual competition is open to the county’s middle and high school students, including soloists, ensembles, bands and DJ/Electronic Music artists. Performers...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

New! Fall Caregiver Education Series

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The Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce its new fall Caregiver Education Series beginning October 29. The free series for anyone providing care and support to a loved one includes legal planning and a virtual dementia tour. ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Loudoun County International Festival Oct. 13 in Leesburg

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Loudoun County’s 2019 International Festival will highlight music, food, dance and traditions of Japan, Central America, India, Ireland, China, South America, the Middle East and more. The celebration of cultural diversity in Loudoun and the reg...

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Location Change for County Meeting on Ashburn Recreation & Community Center Project

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The location of the upcoming Loudoun County public information meeting about the new Ashburn Recreation and Community Center has been changed to the Loudoun County Public Schools Administration Building, 21000 Education Court in Ashburn. The meeting will ...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Franklin Park Tennis Courts to be Replaced

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The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services has announced plans to replace the tennis courts at Franklin Park in Purcellville. The courts will be closed to the public beginning mid-October 2019. The project, which includes a ...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Parade September 14 to Celebrate Loudoun South Little Leaguers

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Loudoun County invites members of the community to join in a celebration of the Loudoun South Little League team, the first team from Virginia in 25 years to go to the Little League World Series. The celebration will begin with a parade starting at 1:00 p...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Loudoun Breaks Ground for Ashburn Senior Center

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Loudoun County is celebrating the start of construction for the Ashburn Senior Center. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors joined with other officials, Loudoun County government staff, members of the project team and community members for t...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Largest Bob Ross Exhibit on East Coast Opening in Loudoun

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The Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center in Purcellville, Virginia hosted a preview of “Happy Accidents: An Exhibit of Original Bob Ross Paintings” for media Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. The show represents the first time the artist’s collection wi...

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Volunteers Needed to Deliver Meals to Homebound Seniors

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If you can give just two hours of your time on a weekly or monthly basis, you can make a difference in the lives of Loudoun’s homebound seniors. The Home Delivered Meals Program (HDM), administered by the Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging, the...

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Posted on: August 17, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts: "Happy Accidents: An Exhibit of Original Bob Ross Paintings"

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The Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center in Purcellville, Virginia, is pleased to announce the first exhibit of original Bob Ross paintings on the East Coast. With a total of 24 paintings, the exhibit runs Sept. 10 to Oct. 15, 2019. Hours are 9...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Public Invited to Ribbon Cutting for Loudoun United Soccer Stadium August 3, 2019

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Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will join with officials of Loudoun United FC and members of the community for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the soccer team’s new home at Segra Field on Saturday, August 3, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. at Philip A....

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Lunar Landing

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The Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center in Purcellville will mark the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing with an exhibition, two theater programs and planetarium events. At 4:18 p.m. EDT July 20, 1969, the Apollo 11 Lunar Module touch...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Professional Opportunities in After-School Care

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Do you enjoy working with children? Do you like earning money? Why not do both? Join the PRCS team of dedicated professionals who provide after-school enrichment activities for children in grades K-5 You can find CASA position descriptions and online appl...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Ground is Broken for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park

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A ceremonial groundbreaking to celebrate the start of construction for the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park was held Saturday, June 29, 2019, in Arcola. Members of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors joined with other officials, Loudoun County gover...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Without Power? Cool off at a Loudoun County Facility

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Loudoun County reminds residents in western Loudoun communities who are experiencing power outages that several county-operated facilities are open until 9:00 p.m. on Monday, July 22, 2019, providing an air-conditioned place to escape today’s heat.&nb...

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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Selected Loudoun County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers with Extended Weekend Hours

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During this period of excessive heat, selected Loudoun County facilities will operate as cooling centers with extended weekend hours. 

Saturday, July 20, 2019, Extended Hours

  • The Loudoun Valley Community Center will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p...
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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Excessive Heat Warning in Effect for Loudoun; County Facilities to Serve as Cooling Centers

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The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Loudoun County for Friday, July 19, 2019, forecasting temperatures in the mid to upper 90s and heat index values of up to 110 degrees. 

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Loudoun County to Hold Groundbreaking for Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park June 29, 2019

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to attend the groundbreaking for the Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the park site on Evergreen Mills Road in Arcola. Signs will be p...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Loudoun County Hosts Public Information Meeting on Bles Park Improvements

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Loudoun County residents are invited to attend a public meeting to learn about planned improvements to Bles Park, Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. at George Washington University’s Virginia Science & Technology Campus, Exploration Hall, 20101 Aca...

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