Essex-Stembride Recreation Council Sponsoring

St. Patrick's Day community dinner

Salad, Fried Chicken, Mash Potatoes, Gravy, Mac n Cheese, Rolls, Dessert, Drinks.

Mt. Carmel Church

1706 Old Eastern Ave. 

Saturday, March 7, 2020

4 - 7pm


Kids $5.00

Adults $8.00

Arts & Crafts

Call the Recreation Office for more information 


Golf Tournament at Mt. Pleasant

Sponsorship Form - 5.15.20 - Essex.Stembridge Recreation Council (pdf)


Registration Form - 5.15.20 - Essex.Stembridge Recreation Council (pdf)


Youth Sports Outreach Program

  • Help Our Youth 
  • Non-Profit organization who welcome individuals, businesses, and organizations to partner with us as sponsors to help Youth Sports Outreach continue and broaden its mission.

Youth Sports Outreach flyer (pdf)


About Us


Council Meetings

Our next Recreation Council Meeting is on

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 7:30pm.

The meetings are held in the Activity Room located

at the Essex Elementary School SRC, 

100 Mace Avenue, Essex, MD 21221.


Get Involved

If you are volunteering for any of the Recreation Council Progams please visit the Baltimore County website and complete the Volunteer Application process. Contact the program you are volunteering with for the access code you will need to complete the application. Thank you for helping!


helpful links


Baltimore County Recreation and Parks Inclement Weather Policy

Click on the link below for updated information from Baltimore County regarding inclement weather.

Concussion Awareness

Concussion information is available at

Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks

Mars Estates PAL Program


Programs  at Mars Estates PAL

The following is a list of the programs and activities offered at the Mars Estates PAL Center:

 Nutrition Lessons

 Health Education

 Crime Prevention Lessons 

 Arts & Crafts

 Supper Program 

 Life Skills Programs


 Active Games

 Recreational Games: Billiards, Table
Tennis, Foosball, Video Games,
Board Games, Card Games

When: September 3, 2019 - June 19, 2020 

Ages 8-12       3:00pm – 6:00pm
Ages 13-17      5:00pm – 8:00pm  

 (proof of age required)



PAL Coordinator,

Wade Henninger 410-887-6422

1498 East Homberg Ave., Essex, MD 21221