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Welcome to the Official Home of BARC

Welcome to the official website of the Bel Air Recreation Committee.   Check back here often for Program updates, meetins, registration updates, and much much more.   This site is updated frequently, so check back often!!




April 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


BALLROOM DANCE –Program meets at BAES on Tuesday evenings beginning April 2, 2019 for 8 weeks. The beginner class is 7-8pm and teaches the Tango, Samba and Hustle.  The after class time is from 8-9pm and available for advancing steps in various styles of dance. (Requirement is having completed the beginning class at BAES) Cost is $32/registrant.  Register online @ www.belairrec.org  at the home page, click on Register Now. For additional info call 410-515-0426 or email

BASEBALL - HARFORD MEN’S FALL LEAGUE - Registration for the 2019 Fall Season will open July 1st, 2019.  Registrations online only at www.mensbaseball.org/registration. Fall Ball cost: $90 per player prior to August 1st. A $10 late fee added starting August 1st. There will be (3) age groups of play for the Fall Season 30+, 40+ and 50+.  A player must turn the minimum age in the current calendar year to be eligible in the different age groups. Games will be played Sunday mornings in and around the Bel Air area. For more info, please email

BEL AIR COMMUNITY CHORUS – Join us for our Spring Concert “Memories” on Sunday, May 5, 3:00 p.m. St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 1200 Churchville Rd., Bel Air, MD.  The chorus will also be performing at the Summer Concert Series on Sunday, June 9th, 7p.m. at the William A. Humbert Amphitheater in Shamrock Park.  Both concerts are free.              

If you love to sing, come join us for our Fall season on Tuesday, September 10, 2019. New singers welcome - ages 16 and up.  All voices are needed.  No audition necessary. Meets Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church at 228 N Main St., Bel Air from 7-9pm beginning Sept. 3, 2019.  Registration fee: $70/adults - $55/students with Student ID.   For more information email:   or visit www.belaircommunitychorus.org

BEL AIR TERPS YOUTH FOOTBALL & CHEERLEADING:  FootballOnline registration only at www.belairterps.com/registration.  New Player registration begins March 1. Football registration for age groups 8U-14U, the cost will remain $200 per player, which includes 2 game jerseys & game pants. For age groups 6U-7U, the cost is $150, which includes 1 game jersey & game pants. For more info regarding registration, please email the program at CheerleadingOnline registration only at www.belairterps.com/registration will begin March 1.  Registration will remain open until June 14 or until spots filled.  Age groups 8U-14U, the cost will remain $200 per cheerleader and for age groups 6U-7U the cost is $150.  Registration will include 1 full uniform and all Competition Entry Fees for each registered child. For more info, please contact

Each age group only allows a certain number of players/cheerleaders, so register early to guarantee your spot.  Sibling discounts only apply to siblings registered in 8U-14U age groups.  Registration is not complete until you are paid in full.  If you have any questions, please contact the Program at

BOYS AND GIRLS SOCCER - Age groups:  Co-ed Clinic ages 3 through 6, U-8, U-10, U-12, U-13 and U-16, U-18 (Boys and Girls U13, U16 & U18 age groups will play in the NRSL Harford County League).  BAFC Travel Program U9, U10, U11, U12, U13, U14, U15.  Age cut off for all age groups is Jan 1st except Clinic which must be 3 by Aug 1st.  Program runs Aug. 1 thru Nov. 20.  Registration online begins March 15th for Travel and April 1st for Rec @  www.belairfootballclub.com Cost: $90/player.  Players receive a jersey, shorts and socks.  Players will be contacted in late July by their Coaches and practice begins on/about August 1.  Practices are held during the week and games played on Saturdays.  Players looking for a more competitive experience are encouraged to attend tryouts for a BAFC Travel team.  Registration is required to attend tryouts; you will be asked at registration if you want to participate in tryouts for travel, you must answer Yes or No.  If you select Yes, you will be contacted with the tryout schedule; If you do not make a travel team after tryouts, you will be automatically assigned to a Rec team.  There is an additional fee to participate in the Travel program.  If you make a Travel team, the cost is approx. $300 -$500 plus $125 (est.) for a uniform.  Tryouts for the BAFC Travel program be in late April/early May. For further info, please visit our website at www.belairfootballclub.com   Email: 

FIELD HOCKEY - Visit www.belairrec.org for online registration beginning 4/15/19. Boys and 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 4/15/19 through 5/15/19. Register online at www.belairrec.org .  Late registrants and any questions, please contact us via email at for more information.  For more details, league, field location and summer camp information, please visit our original webpage at www.belairfieldhockey.com 

LACROSSE - WOMEN’S SUMMER LEAGUE – Senior Division is open to high school, collegiate and post-collegiate players with at least 1 year experience.  (No Middle School Junior Division this year) Program meets May 21st thru mid July.  Games are Tuesdays & Thursdays evenings 6pm and 7pm; All games played at Ewing Street Field (Rockfield Park, Bel Air). Cost: On or before May 10th is $90; a $10 late fee will be added after May 10th.  Registration will take place online starting APRIL 1st.   For registration or more information visit:  http://belairwomenslacrosse.assn.la.  Email questions to: 

VOLLEYBALL- ADULT Co-ed Volleyball for age 18+, playing intermediate levels & up, random weekly teams, competitive. Previous playing experience required with strong basic skills. Program plays year round-Tuesdays & Thursdays 7-10pm at MAC.  For more information contact Trina at

YOGA - For all levels on Wednesdays from 6:00 – 7:00pm at MAC. Summer session will begin the end of May.  For more information, please go to www.belairrec.org  or contact Sharri at or 443-462-0964.

23rd ANNUAL HARFORD JUNIOR TRACK MEET – Open to all boys and girls ages 7 to 15, both novices and those with previous track experience, it will be held on Sunday, May 5 from 1 to 5 p.m. on the track at Bel Air High School.   Events are 50 & 100 dashes, 400 & 800 runs, low hurdles, relays & long jump.  New this year: there will be special heats/races for children with disabilities in the age groups (7-8, 9-10, 11-12, and 13-15). One entry fee covers up to four events: $5 pre-registration by May 1 and $7 thereafter, including day-of-meet entries. Register on-line at www.belairrec.org or by submitting the entry form on the flyer at www.belairrec.org (BARC documents) or www.runharford.com (events).  For information, email Bill Blewett at

ZUMBA – Ditch the Workout, Join the Party!  Mondays: 7:00-8:00pm and Wednesdays 6:45-7:45pm at Bel Air Middle School.  Class starts April 15; ends May 29.  Cost: $60 - Registration closes April 24.  Ages 18 & over or with a guardian.  All levels of instruction taught. On line registrations only at www.belairrec.org  For more info contact Debbie at

DISCOUNTED AMUSEMENT PARK TICKETS:  TICKETS SALES will begin in May 2019 and be sold only at the Harford County Parks and Rec., Churchville Rec. Center-Glenville Building, 111 Glenville Rd. Churchville on Tue/Wed/Thur 9am-3:00pm.


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.                



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 Rachel Kollasch, Therapeutic Recreation Specialist at

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



by posted 03/24/2019
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