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Open Gym

Starting August 30th Tuesday – Friday  12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Monday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Bring a friend and experience a friendly game of basketball.  The gym is open for those 18 years of age and older.  Please make sure to bring an ID and your basketball skills.  If you have any questions give us a call a 443-981-3742 or at


Weekly Recovery Programs

Al Anon Tuesdays, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Al-Anon is for anyone who has been affected by alcoholism. If you are concerned about someone else’s drinking, the Al-Anon program can offer help.   For more information call Sheri P. 443-207-6804

Alcoholics Anonymous Thursdays, 7:30 pm

AA is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hop with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.

Narcotics Anonymous Fridays, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

NA atmosphere provides help from peers and offers an ongoing support network for addicts who wish to pursue and maintain a drug-free lifestyle.


Edgewood Farmers Market

Edgewood Farmers Market is back, starting May 12th Until October 20th from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM!

The EPICENTER is hosting the Edgewood Farmers Market right here at 1918 Pulaski Hwy.  Come out and support local farmers and businesses.


EPICENTER in I95 Business Magazine

Take a look at this great article about The EPICENTER in the latest edition of I95 Business Magazine.

The EPICENTER at Edgewood bills itself as a “hub of activity for kids and adults.” That’s certainly the case for the community members of all ages who attend programs and events in the spacious facility by the thousands. But if the EPICENTER is the hub, then Director David Woods may very well be the foundation…  READ MORE



Martial Arts Classes Tuesdays & Fridays

Martial Arts Classes at The EPICENTER


Tuesdays and Fridays 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm


The initiation fee is $60, which covers the annual registration fee and the first examination. After that, the annual organizational registration fee is $30. The monthly membership fee is $40, which allows that student to train at any and all regularly scheduled classes. Scholarships to cover part or all of the monthly training fee.


The Karate program is part of an internationally recognized organization, called JAPAN KARATE-DO RYOBU-KAI (JKR), a traditional Japanese karate organization. JKR is one of the six original karate organization in Japan. More information about JKR is available at the official JKR Web Site: The classes are taught by certified black belt members of JKR. The training program includes strikes, kicks, throws, takedowns, joint-lock techniques, as well as traditional Okinawan weapons. The level of technical difficulty is graduated. The students will learn only those techniques that are appropriate for the students’ proficiency level. Currently, the age restriction for these classes are set at 13 years and older.

The Zone (After School Program) Registration Now Available

The Zone

3-6 pm Monday- Friday
For students grades k-8th

The Zone:  Need a safe, secure and fun place for your kids to go after school?  The Zone is the place.  Homework help is provided, math and reading skill building is offered and fun activities.  Caring adults will be available to welcome students and invest in their education, self-esteem, and all around spiritual, emotional, and physical growth.

Enroll: In person at The EPICENTER August 25th (Tuesday) and 26th (Wednesday) from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

Cost: Tuition as low as $1.00 an hour with no application fee.  Scholarships are available.

Transportation: Transportation available for an additional cost for student needing to be picked up from school an transported to The EPICENTER.


Transportation is available to the following schools:

Deerfield Elementary        Edgewood Middle           Magnolia Middle

Transportation for the following schools is now closed:

Edgewood Elementary School          Magnolia Elementary School      Joppatowne Elementary School


Donate through your Amazon purchases!

You can help the EPICENTER with a donation through the AmazonSmile program.  Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the EPICENTER.  Just shop Amazon through this link:



NEW: United Way designation code for giving

We now have a United Way designation code if you would like to use it to help the EPICENTER through the United Way.  The code is:  13182951


Grand Opening Photos!

Sunday afternoon we celebrated the Grand Opening of the Epicenter! It was a great turn out, with friends and neighbors, dignitaries and kids, kids, kids. Check out these photos from all the fun!