Welcome to the Town of Dumfries Department of Community Services.

The Department of Community Services is dedicated to fostering a safe, attractive, inviting place to work and reside by providing meaningful community services and programs for all citizens. We value our diverse community while striving to preserve our rich and vibrant history.

The Community and Cultural Center is located at 17757 Main Street, adjacent to the Town Hall. We host a variety of programs at the Community Center throughout the year.  For more information on events contact the Director of Community Services.

2016 Summer Youth Internship


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Town of Dumfries Upcoming Events

Town Events Date & Time Location
Senior Luncheon3rd Friday every month - 12:30 pm
No Luncheons during July & August
Simpson Community Center
Town of Dumfries Multicultural FestivalMay 14thGarrison Park
Bike to Work DayMay 20, 2016Jeff Simpson Community and Cultural Arts Center
Dumfries Youth Basketball League 20165 weeks starting June 11, 2016TBD
Parks and Recreation FY16 Concert Series 2016 - Concert #3June 26, 2016 4 pmGarrison Park
Parks and Recreation FY17 Concert Series #1July 17, 2016 4pmGarrison Park
Dumfries Police Kids AcademyJuly 19-21, 2016Dumfries Triangle Rescue Squad
National Night OutAugust 2, 2016Throughout Town
Parks and Recreation FY17 Concert Series #2August 21, 2016Garrison Park
September 11th Memorial ServiceSeptember 9, 2016Jeff Simpson Community and Cultural Arts Center
Dumfries Better Choices ProgramOngoing 2017TBD
Fall FestivalOctober 15, 2016Garrison Park
Christmas ParadeDecember 10, 201617755 Main Street
Christmas Tree LightingDecember 10, 201617755 Main Street
Christmas in DumfriesDecember 17, 2016Dumfries Triangle Rescue Squad
Black History CelebrationFebruary 18, 2017Little Baptist Church
Easter Egg HuntApril 8, 2017Ginn Memorial Park
Community Commonweath DayApril 22, 2017Ginn Memorial Park
Community Gardens ProgramOngoing 2017Ginn Memorial Park
Parks and Recreation Concert Series #3 2017June 18, 2017Garrison Park
Multicultural FestivalMay 13, 2017Marchant Park
Dumfries Youth Basketball LeagueJune 22nd - July 30th 2017TBD



Interested in adopting a Community Gardens plot in Ginn Park?

The Town of Dumfries Parks and Recreation Commission offers community garden plots in Ginn Park to Town residents. If you would like to adopt a plot, please click here to download the Community Garden Use application and the Community Garden Use Commitment Agreement. Once completed, please email to parksandrec@dumfriesva.gov or mail to Director of Community Services, 17755 Main Street, Dumfries, VA 22026.

English as a Second Language Classes offered in Dumfries Community Center. Click on the image for more information.

Interested in Volunteer opportunities?

The Town of Dumfries welcomes you to share your talents with your fellow citizens!  If you are interested in volunteer opportunities, please click here, download the Volunteer Handbook and return the Volunteer Application (pages 11-14 only) to the Director of Community Services.

Contact Information:

Brittany Heine
Director of Community Services

17755 Main St.
Dumfries, VA 22026
703.221.3400 (office) ext. 144
703.221.3544 (fax)