Old Firehouse Center

Old Firehouse Center (OFC) is a dedicated space for Fairfax County teens. Offering game tables and a dance floor, OFC provides after school care, summer programs for kids and personal development opportunities for McLean, Virginia’s teens. OFC encourages the pursuit of lifelong passions and prepares teens for the real world.

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Who We Are

OFC is an award-winning facility that creates fun for kids in a safe atmosphere for McLean, Va teens to participate in personal development programming facilitated by professional and experienced staff members. Teens can enjoy their time at OFC all year long by participating in after school activities, Indoor Activities, Friday Night Activities, School Break Trips, summer camps, and special events such as the annual Block Party.

OFC also partners with community groups such as Safe Community Coalition ((SCC)), the Traveling Players Ensemble, Georgetown Learning Center (GLC), Specially Adapted Resource Clubs (SPARC), and the Lewinsville Senior Center (LSC) to provide the community with expanded safe places to take kids.

The Old Firehouse Center General Manager Andrew Carter was the featured guest on the August 23, 2023 County Conversation Podcast where he shared an update on OFC programs and services and the 33rd Anniversary Block Party on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2023.

OFC Membership

OFC membership is open to 5th–9th graders living in Fairfax County. Membership benefits include free after school activities and discounted admission to Friday night activities.

Events & Trips

OFC hosts exciting day trips and Friday Night Activities for Fairfax County teens. Enjoy our family activities for some wholesome fun!

Afterschool Program

OFCoffers a variety of free educational programs for Fairfax County teens to attend after school. Our staff members organize and facilitate kid-friendly activities, such as crafts, games, sports and homework assistance.


To provide a physically and emotionally safe environment for our participants while offering diverse recreational programming that encourages the exploration of new lifelong leisure pursuits, delivered in a manner that fosters personal growth and helps prepare participants for the real world.

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Our Values

  • Integrity
  • Passion
  • Accountability
  • Continuous improvement
  • Financial Stewardship
  • Respect
  • Team work
  • Positive energy
  • Quality services
  • Agility
  • Exceptional Customer Service
Dance students at the old firehouse


Looking for fun places for kids or teens? OFC offers exciting and engaging opportunities for teens in McLean, Virginia. From movie nights to rope courses, there is sure to be an event that matches your interests.