Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center

1000 Forest Glen Road | Silver Spring | 20901 | 240-777-8085

The Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center is located just outside of the Beltway (I-495) in the 1.3-square-mile Forest Glen area of Silver Spring. One of Maryland’s first senior centers, built in 1972, this 15,526-square-foot facility features a self-service library, billiards room, computer room, fitness center with aerobic and strength training equipment, multipurpose room, meeting room, art room, social hall with large stage, kitchen and an inviting lobby.

Center Information


Monday-Friday: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED


Recreation Specialist: Karen Maxin
Phone: 240-777-8082
Email: [email protected]

Recreation Coordinator: Michelle Riemer
Phone: 240-777-8086
Email: [email protected]

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Interested in reserving a room? To help you choose the right space, see details on available rooms.

  • Art Room
  • Billiards Room
  • Ceramic Studio
  • Class Room
  • Computer Lab
  • Conference Room
  • Library
  • Lobby
  • Multipurpose Room
  • Outdoor Fitness Area
  • Social Hall
  • Warming Kitchen
  • Weight Room