Family Life Center

The FBCG Family Life Center is a 63,000-square-foot multi-use community complex that is available to FBCG members and the Prince George's County community.


About the Facility

The FBCG Family Life Center is one of the largest of its kind in Prince George's County and includes:

  • Three Full Basketball Courts
  • Two Additional Half Courts
  • Fitness Center
  • Multi-Purpose Room
  • Walking Track
  • Concession Stand
  • Vending Machines
  • Stage

Our Mission

Our mission is to use health and wellness as a tool to Develop "Fit and Healthy" Dynamic Disciples. The facility is available to members of First Baptist Church of Glenarden as well as the local community.


Membership Rates

Register today for access to our state-of-the-art gymnasium, fitness center and wide variety of sports programming.


FBCG Member


or $100 per year

Community Affiliate


or $150 per year



(17 and under)






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+ New Open Gym Schedule (click to view)

Mondays - All Ages Open Gym from 6 A.M. - 6:30 P.M. (All Courts)

Tuesdays - All Ages Open Gym from 6 A.M. - 6 P.M. (All Courts)

Wednesdays - All Ages Open Gym from 6 A.M. - 6:30 P.M. (All Courts) and 7:45 P.M. - 10 P.M. (Court 3)

Thursdays - Youth Open Gym from 3 P.M. - 6 P.M. | Adult Open Gym from 6 P.M. - 10 P.M.

Fridays - All Ages Open Gym 6 A.M. - 6:30 P.M. (All Courts) | All Age Open Gym from 6:30 P.M. - 7:45 P.M.

Saturdays - All Ages Open Gym from 7 A.M. - 10 A.M. (All Courts) and 10 A.M. - 3 P.M. (Court 3)

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+ Youth Basketball Skills Clinic (Sessions are full)

K - 1st Grade (Wednesdays) Begins April 3 (Session is Full)

2nd - 4th Grade (Mondays) Begins April 1 (Session is Full)

Particpants must bring their own ball.

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+ 2019 Summer Camp (Click for more info)

Dates: 3 WEEKS June 17-21; June 24-28; August 19-23

June 17 - 21 is CLOSED

Ages: 5 - 13 (Girls and Boys)

Camp Hours: 9 A.M.-4 P.M.

Early Drop Off: 7:30 A.M. + Late Pick Up: 6 P.M. ($25)

Participants must bring their own lunch and wear athletic clothes and shoes.


+ Gym Rentals

The Family Life Center offers affordable and easily accessible practice facilities for local basketball and volleyball teams.

Send and email to with your request.


+ Tournaments

Organized competitive tournaments are available at an affordable rate for pre-formed teams looking for extra competition. Teams will play a minimum of 2-3 games per tournament and save money on additional practice time.


+ Youth & Adult Leagues

Youth League - Coming January 2019 Adult League - Currenlty underway

Stay tuned for registration info for the forthcoming youth league.


+ Training

Opportunities for first-class, hands on instruction will be made available to enhance and elevate the skill level of the participating athletes.


+ Internship Program

Through partnerships with local colleges and universities, the Family Life Center offers internship opportunities with duties that may include facilitating classes, serving as a trainer and managing the fitness room.


General Fitness Classes

Monday, Wednesdays, and Thursday (7 PM - 8 PM) 

Zumba - Every Wednesday @ 6PM

Taekwondo - Every Friday from 7PM - 9PM


Senior Classes


  • Senior Monday Fitness (10 AM - 11AM)

  • Arts and Crafts (11 AM - 12 PM)

  • Movie (12PM - 2PM)


  • Senior Fitness (10 AM - 11 AM)



Contact Us

Contact Information



600-J Watkins Park Drive
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774

Hours of Operation

Mondays  6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Tuesdays  6 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesdays  6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Thursdays  6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Fridays  6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturdays  7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Sundays  Closed (unless special events occur)