Out of the many villages in Columbia, Town Center has an excellent mix of urban- and suburban-style living. Many amenities are within walking distance from homes in Town Center, including one of the most popular malls in Maryland and a beautiful lake for residents to take a nature hike around. Residents appreciate the uniqueness of Town Center with its urban living in a suburban setting. There are world-famous concerts at the Merriweather Post Pavilion and an incredible dining scene. Keep reading to learn more about some of the best perks of living in Columbia Town Center.
Access to Outdoor Amenities
In addition to the 3,600 acres of open spaces, Columbia has several lakes, sports clubs, and playgrounds. Lake Kittamaqundi is one of the largest lakes in Columbia, stretching 27 acres. The lake also offers a boathouse and attracts many visitors during the summer for festivals and watersports. The Lakefront Stage hosts public events and evening concerts every summer. The shows are free, and food vendors have affordable and delicious snacks, and it’s an excellent way to spend an evening listening to live music. The Columbia Association operates several sports clubs, including the Supreme Sports Club, which offers various classes and amenities.
Live Close to Howard County Services
Living in Columbia Town Center means residents are close to essential Howard County services, like Howard Community College and Howard County General Hospital. Howard Community College provides professional training, associate’s degrees, and certificates to meet the needs of every student. It offers classes in business and IT, culinary arts, health care, teacher education, and more.
Also close by is the Howard County Public School system. Parents can rest assured that their children are getting the best education possible. In fact, Howard County was voted the “Seventh Best School System” in the country by Forbes. The Howard County General Hospital is an extensive, full-service healthcare facility. It is affiliated with Johns Hopkins Medicine and has state-of-the-art departments for every imaginable healthcare need.
Special Events and Programs at Columbia Town Center
Columbia Town Center offers many seminars, workshops, and other neighborhood events right at your front door. You can join your friends and neighbors in a cooking class, yoga workshop, dance class, or even a CPR training session. We also offer ongoing events like concerts, holiday parties, book clubs, craft fairs, and more. Be sure to sign up for our newsletter and check the events calendar on the website to stay up to date with everything.
THRIVE AT COLUMBIA TOWN CENTER
Town Center is one of the ten villages of Columbia, Maryland. Our Village offices are located in Historic Oakland, one of the most beautiful historic buildings in Howard County. In the heart of Columbia, Town Center’s residents enjoy living in an urban community in a suburban setting with close proximity to all Columbia amenities, attractions, and cultural activities. Visit us to learn more about our community at 5430 Vantage Point Road, Columbia, MD 21044. Call us at 410-730-4744 or visit our website https://www.columbiatowncenter.org/