NIH, NOAA, & HHS Recreation & Welfare Association

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Shop the R&W stores in Bldg. 31 and Rockledge I for exclusive NIH Branded merchandise.

The R&W Wants to Hear From You!

We value the feedback of our members and want to serve you and your needs to the best of our abilities.  If you have a suggestion for merchandise you’d like to see in our stores, at the NIH Community Markets, ticket options or discounts contact David Browne at  If you have any suggestions relating to fitness classes or activities contact Sherrell Freeman at

Sale of the Month – See store associate for details

New Arrivals

This month look for STEMsocks; NIH branded hoodies, t-shirts, sweatshirts, hats, and long-sleeve t-shirts; ID badge holders; mugs; scientific shirts and more at the Bldg. 31 and Rockledge R&W stores.

Dry Cleaning Specials

Use the dry cleaning serving offered at the Bldg. 31 and Rockledge R&W stores in February and receive a 10% discount on all COATS. Dry cleaning is picked-up from and delivered to the stores every Monday and Thursday. Laundry service is $2.20 and dry cleaning is $6.75 and up.

Coffee Service – Rockledge

Coffee service has officially started at the R&W Rockledge Store. Stop in for a fresh bean to cup brew of your favorite coffee, cappuccino, mochaccino, tea or hot chocolate. Featured brands include Lacas and Peet’s Coffee.

Washington Capitals 2016-17 Tickets

Caps fans, a new season is upon us and the Caps are looking to prove they’re more than just a President’s Cup trophy winning team as they attempt to conquer the other 29 teams for Lord Stanley’s Cup. The R&W will have FOUR tickets to every home game, located in Section 409, Row A (sold as pairs). Tickets for all home games will go on sale at 9am on Tuesday, Sept. 20th in the Bldg. 31 R&W gift shop.

$80.00 per ticket

Sat. 2/11 vs. Anaheim @ 7pm
Sat. 3/4 vs. Philadelphia @ 7pm (2)

$60.00 per ticket

Wed. 2/1 vs. Boston @ 8pm (2)
Thurs. 2/9 vs. Detroit @ 7pm (2)
Thurs. 3/2 vs. New Jersey @ 7pm
Mon. 3/6 vs. Dallas @ 7pm
Thurs. 3/16 vs. Nashville @ 7pm

$50.00 per ticket

Tues. 3/14 vs. Minnesota @ 7pm (2)
Tues. 3/21 vs. Calgary @ 7pm
Sun. 4/9 vs. Florida @ 7pm (2)

Movie Tickets

Limited tickets available.

National Aquarium in Baltimore Tickets Are BACK!!!

R&W is again offering discount tickets to the National Aquarium in Baltimore.  Tickets may be purchased online and an e-ticket will be sent directly to you which you can print out and redeem at the Will Call window at the Aquarium’s ticket center.  Contact David at to receive login information to purchase tickets.

Gift Shop Locations

Rockledge I. Rm. 4202
6705 Rockledge Dr. Bethesda, MD 20817
  Building 31 Rm. 1W08
31 Center Drive Bethesda, MD 20892

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday

NIH Stores :

Bldg. 31 8:30am – 3:45pm
Rockledge 8am – 3:45pm