The Bowie Gymnasium hosts two large events each year for the community, one at the end of summer and the other around the holidays in December.
Summer's End Children's Program - Saturday September 11, 2021, 10 a.m. to noon
This event offers a variety of fun activities for children. Admission is free.
Giveaways & door prizes
In recognition of the 20th anniversary of September 11th, the city of Bowie is encouraging service to others on September 11.
Notes to those who serve - There will be a station set up for attendees to write notes or create pictures to send to our veterans, first responders, and seniors.
Toiletries & Food Collection - Gym staff will also be collecting new toiletry items and non-perishable food items for the Bowie Pantry.
Saturday Fun with Santa (usually in early December)
Santa Claus takes time out of his busy schedule to pay a visit to the Bowie Gymnasium each year on the second Saturday of December. The fun takes place between 10 a.m. and noon and kids can pose for a picture with the jolly old elf!
Live holiday music
Families with children age 12 and under are welcome. Admission is $3 or free with a donation of an unwrapped toy for the US Marine Corps Toys for Tots Toy Drive.