Category Archives: Miscellaneous

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An Inside Look at Buddy Club!

You may have heard of the Buddy Club at MPCC, but did you know that it’s one of our longest-running programs? We talked to Theresa, the program’s facilitator, about her experience running the program and how the pandemic has changed it. What is Buddy Club? – There are actually two definitions to that question. The […]

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Important MPYBL Update

MPYBL Participants and Fans, It is with great sadness we announce that the Manassas Park Youth Basketball League (MPYBL) will not be held for the 2020-2021 Winter season. We have waited on making this announcement anticipating a change in the current state of COVID-19. However, we believe wholeheartedly that it would be in the best […]

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Holiday Rush Tips – by Sarah Barnett

T’is the season of hustle and bustle! In any normal year, the holiday season is usually full of tree lightings, parties, shopping, and gift-wrapping. While this year may be different, there’s sure to be some degree of holiday hustle! While providing the perfect holiday gift, meal, or memory may seem especially important this year, staying […]

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Perspective – by Sue Jurjevic

Hey, we’re back! It’s been some time since we’ve connected with our community through our weekly blogs. We’ve missed you and have a lot of catching up to do.  Wow! What a year this has been. Who knew that in just a matter of weeks our whole world would change. The fact is it happens […]

Manassas Park Poll Locations
MPCC Closed on Election Day

  The Community Center will be closed for standard operations on Tuesday, November 3rd for Election Day.   The Manassas Park Community Center is a polling location for the City of Manassas Park Precinct 2 voters and will be open from 6:00am-7:00pm for in-person election voting.   A sample ballot can be found here.   […]

2020 Halloween Event
MPCC Closing at Noon on October 31st

    The Community Center will be closed starting at 12:00pm on Saturday, October 31 for our 2020 Halloween event. The front parking lot will be unavailable for use starting at 8:00am and barriers will be placed to allow for setup and for trick-or-treaters and their families to enjoy the event safely.    If you […]

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MPCC through COVID-19

On March 16, the Community Center had to close its doors to ensure the safety of our guests and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. Events and programs we had planned for spring and summer slowly had to be cancelled as virus cases continued to rise. Even though the Parks and Recreation team wasn’t at MPCC […]