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Recreation Centers

Charles Barrett Recreation Center
1115 Martha Custis Dr.
Alexandria 22305
703-838-4818
Fax: 703-706-3964
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/recreation/charles_barrett.html
Hours: 2 to 9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, October through April; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, June-August.

Charles Houston Recreation Center
901 Wythe St.
Alexandria 22314
703-838-4814
Fax: 703-549-0942
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/recreation/charles_houston.html
Hours: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, 1-5 p.m. Sundays.

Chinquapin Park Recreation Center
3210 King St.
Alexandria 22302
703-519-2160
Fax: 703-519-2164
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/chinquapin/chinquapin_center.html
Hours: 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 6 a.m.-8 p.m. Fridays, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Cora Kelly Recreation Center
25 W. Reed Ave.
Alexandria 22305
703-838-6464
Fax: 703-838-6462
ci.alexandria.va.us/recreation/recreation/cora_kelly.html
Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, 1-5 p.m. Sundays. (Extended hours for teenagers: 9-11 p.m. Fridays and 6-11 p.m. Saturdays.)

Mount Vernon Recreation Center
2701 Commonwealth Ave.
Alexandria 22305
703-838-4825
Fax: 703-706-3934
ci.alexandria.va.us/recreation/recreation/mount_vernon.html
Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, 1-5 p.m. Sundays.

Nannie J. Lee Memorial Recreation Center
1108 Jefferson St.
Alexandria 22314
703-838-4845
Fax: 703-838-5031
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/recreation/nannie_j_lee_memorial.html
Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays.

Patrick Henry Recreation Center
4643 Taney Ave.
Alexandria 22304
703-519-3390
Fax: 703-519-3397
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/recreation/patrick_henry.html
Hours: 2:30-9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays year-round, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, October-March. Summer hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays.

William Ramsay Recreation Center
5650 Sanger Ave.
Alexandria 22311
703-838-4826
Fax: 703-933-7306
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/recreation/william_ramsay.html
Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays, 1-5 p.m. Sundays.

YMCA Alexandria
420 E. Monroe Ave.
Alexandria 22301
703-838-8085
Fax: 703-519-2194
www.ymcadc.org
Hours: 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturdays, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays.

Dr. Oswald Durant Memorial Recreation Center
1605 Cameron St.
Alexandria 22314
703-519-3494
Hours: 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays.

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Nature Centers

Jerome "Buddie" Ford Nature Center
5750 Sanger Ave.
Alexandria 22311
703-838-4829
Fax: 703-671-0216
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/nature/buddie_ford_center.html
Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays; 1-5 p.m. Sundays.

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Swimming Pools

Great Waves at Cameron Run Regional Park
4001 Eisenhower Ave.
Alexandria 22304
703-960-0767
Batting cage: 703-960-5714
www.nvrpa.org/cameron.html
Seasonal hours can vary without notice because of weather and staffing. Call the park to confirm.
Hours: April 30-June 10, 4-9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 4-10 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. June 11-Sept. 3: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Fridays-Sundays and holidays. Sept. 4-Oct. 28: closed Mondays-Tuesdays, 4-8 p.m. Wednesdays-Thursdays, 4-9 p.m. Fridays, noon-9 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.
Miniature golf closes one hour before park.

John Ewald Mini-Pool
4500 Duke St.
Alexandria 22304
703-838-4677
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/pools/pools.html
Hours: noon-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays.

N. Colasanto Mini-Pool
2704 Mount Vernon Ave.
Alexandria 22301
703-838-4675
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/pools/pools.html
Hours: noon-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays.

Nannie J. Lee Mini-Pool
1108 Jefferson St.
Alexandria 22314
703-838-4676
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/pools/pools.html
Hours: noon-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays.

Old Town Pool
1609 Cameron St.
Alexandria 22314
703-838-4671
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/pools/pools.html
Hours: noon-7 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays.

Warwick Pool
3301 Landover St.
Alexandria 22305
703-838-4672
www.alexandriava.gov/recreation/pools/pools.html
Hours: noon-7 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays.

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Area Professional Teams

WASHINGTON REDSKINS
League: National Football League
Web site: www.redskins.com
Where they play: FedEx Field Season opens: Sept. 9 at home against the Miami Dolphins
How to get tickets: 301-276-6050 or tickets@9redskins.com
Training camp: Redskins Park at 21300 Redskin Park Dr. in Ashburn in late July or early August. For information on dates and times of training camp activities, call 703-726-7000 or visit www.9redskins.com.
Titles won: Super Bowl XVII (1983), Super Bowl XXII (1988) and Super Bowl XXVI (1992)
For rosters, standings and schedule information, go to www.washingtonpost.com/redskins

WASHINGTON NATIONALS
League: East Division, National League, Major League Baseball
Web site: washington.nationals.mlb.com
Where they play: RFK Stadium
Season opened: April 2 against Florida
How to get tickets: 202-675-NATS (6287) or via the Web site
Training camp: Spring training at Space Coast Stadium in Viera, Fla. 321-633-4487
Titles won: None
For rosters, standings and schedule information, go to www.washingtonpost.com/nationals

WASHINGTON WIZARDS
League: National Basketball Association
Web site: www.nba.com/wizards or www.washingtonwizards.com
Where they play: Verizon Center
Season opens: End of October/early November
How to get tickets: 202-661-5050 or link via Web site
Titles won: As Bullets, won 1978 NBA Championship
For rosters, standings and schedule information, go to www.washingtonpost.com/wizards

WASHINGTON MYSTICS
League: Women's National Basketball Association
Web site: www.wnba.com/mystics or www.washingtonmystics.com
Where they play: Verizon Center
Season opens: May 19 at home against Connecticut.
How to get tickets: 202-661-5050 for season tickets, partial plans and group sales information; 202-397-SEAT (7328) for individual game tickets
Titles won: None
For rosters, standings and schedule information, go to http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/sports/mystics/

WASHINGTON CAPITALS
League: National Hockey League
Web site: www.washingtoncaps.com
Where they play: Verizon Center
Season opens: Beginning of October
How to get tickets: 202-266-2277 for season tickets, partial plans and group sales information; 202-397-SEAT (7328) for individual game tickets.
Training camp: The Capitals have a new practice facility: Kettler Capitals Iceplex at Ballston Commons Mall in Alexandria, Va. The facility is open to the public and owned and operated by the Capitals. Call 410-672-7013 for dates and times.
Practice: Call 410-672-7013 for dates and times. Titles won: None
For rosters, standings and schedule information, go to www.washingtonpost.com/capitals

D.C. UNITED
League: Major League Soccer
Web site: www.dcunited.com
Where they play: RFK Stadium
Season opened: April 7 at Colorado; April 14 at home against Kansas City.
How to get tickets: 202-587-5000 or via Web site
Titles won: MLS championship in 1996, 1997, 1999 and 2004; U.S. Open Cup 1996; IntraAmerican Cup 1999; CONCACAF Champions Cup 1998; Supporters Shield 1997, 1999 and 2006.
For rosters, standings and schedule information, go to www.washingtonpost.com/dcunited

BALTIMORE RAVENS
League: National Football League
Web site: www.baltimoreravens.com
Where they play: M&T Bank Stadium
Season opens: Sept. 10 with a Monday-night game in Cincinnati. The home opener is Sept. 16 against the New York Jets.
How to get tickets: 410-261-RAVE (7283)
Training camp: Free to the public late July through August at McDaniel College, 2 College Hill, Westminster, Md. For times, call 410-261-FANS (3267).
Titles won: Super Bowl XXXV in 2001
For rosters, standings and schedule information, go to http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/sports/ravens/

BALTIMORE ORIOLES
League: East Division, American League, Major League Baseball
Web site: www.orioles.com
Where they play: Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Season opened: April 2 at Minnesota; home opener against Detroit, April 9.
How to get tickets: 888-848-BIRD (2473) or via the Web site
Training camp: Fort Lauderdale Stadium in March; tickets, 954-523-3309. During season, gates open 1-1/2 hours before the first pitch so the public can watch batting practice.
Titles won: World Series champions in 1966, 1970 and 1983.
For rosters, standings and schedule information, go to http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/sports/orioles/

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Regional Stadiums

Oriole Park at Camden Yards
333 W. Camden St., Baltimore 21201
888-848-BIRD (2473)
baltimoreorioles.mlb.com
Seats: 48,290 (including standing room)
Home of Major League Baseball's Baltimore Orioles.

FedEx Field
1600 FedEx Way, Landover 20785
301-276-6000; 301-276-6248 for recorded directions
www.redskins.com
Seats: 91,665
Home of the National Football League's Washington Redskins and site of occasional concerts.

M&T Bank Stadium
1101 Russell St., Baltimore 21230
410-230-8017
Seats: 69,700
Home of the National Football League's Baltimore Ravens. Also hosts college and high school football games, concerts and college lacrosse games.

Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium
2400 E. Capitol St. SE, Washington 20003
202-547-9077
www.dcsec.com
Seats: 45,000 for baseball; 20,000 for soccer.
Home of Major League Baseball's Washington Nationals and Major League Soccer's D.C. United. Also hosts concerts and other events.

Verizon Center
601 F St. NW, Washington 20004
202-628-3200
www.verizoncenter.com
Seats: 20,000
Capacity: 20,173 for basketball; 23,000 for hockey
Home of the National Basketball Association's Washington Wizards, the Women's National Basketball Association's Washington Mystics, the National Hockey League's Washington Capitals and the Georgetown Hoyas men's basketball team. Also hosts concerts, family shows and other sporting events.

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