Arbutus: Library, Senior and Rec Centers

The complex consists of two buildings - one housing the 20th Baltimore County senior center and the expanded Arbutus branch of the Baltimore County Public Library, and the other providing space for a Recreation and Parks gymnasium and activity area.

The RJC Designs Inc. as part of the Sanders Designs architectural team provided, A/V technology designs, voice and data development, electronic signage and security designs for this new complex. 


  • 25,000 sq. ft. (an increase of 9,200 sq. ft.)
  • 28 public personal computers

Senior Center

  • 8,000 sq. ft. LEED certified building
  • Fitness center
  • Multipurpose room with a kitchen, a game room, two craft rooms, two classrooms, and staff offices

Recreation Center

  • 9,000 sq. ft.
  • Gymnasium
  • Activity and meeting rooms, offices and storage