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Jun
8
Mon
Summer Art Camp @ CREATE Arts Center
Jun 8 – Aug 28 all-day
Summer Art Camp @ CREATE Arts Center | | |

When school is out for the summer, art is in at CREATE!
Each week of summer camp will bring new art adventures. Our experienced teaching artists inspire creativity by teaching a variety of art-making techniques, and by exploring the styles of artists to help our campers draw inspiration for their own artwork.

Summer Camp 2020 runs from June 8 though August 28, 2020 in one-week sessions. Individual day registration is available for Session 1 (June 8-12, 2020) only.

Ages 5-12 (5 year olds must have completed kindergarten to be eligible to register). 13 & 14 year-olds can interview for CIT positions (Learn more about becoming a CIT. To set up a CIT interview, please contact us at 301-588-2787 or registrar@createartscenter.org).

The regular camp day runs from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Before care (8:00-9:00 am) and after care (3:00-6:00 pm) are available.

Jun
13
Sat
Virtual Early Dance Classes @ Maryland Youth Ballet
Jun 13 @ 9:00 am – Aug 16 @ 9:00 am
Virtual Early Dance Classes @ Maryland Youth Ballet | | |

Share the joy of dance with your young dancer (ages 2-5) in the comfort and safety of your own home! Movement, music, and storytelling are used to develop body awareness, discover artistic expression, and explore the basic principles of ballet.

Virtual Class Schedule:

Monday 4:30-5:00 PM and 5:30-6:00 PM
Tuesday 10:30-11:00 AM and 11:30-12:00 PM
Wednesday 2:00-2:30 PM and 3:00-3:30 PM
Thursday 10:00-10:30 AM and 11:00-11:30 AM
Saturday 9:00-9:30 AM, 10:00-10:30 AM and 11:00-11:30 AM
Sunday 9:00-9:30 AM, 10:00-10:30 AM and 11:00-11:30 AM

Jul
2
Thu
Young Yukes @ Glen Echo Park
Jul 2 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm

At Glen Echo Park. A fun class to explore this wonderful member of the guitar family! You will learn simple chords and how to use them in a variety of traditional and contemporary songs. Great for personal enjoyment, parties, and open mics! Bring ukulele and notebook. More info: 301.320.2770 or washingtonconservatory.org. Minimum age 13. 8 sessions.

Acoustic Guitar For Beginners @ Glen Echo Park
Jul 2 @ 7:00 pm – Aug 20 @ 8:00 pm

At Glen Echo Park. Learn a few chords and strums; you will be playing satisfying versions of your favorite songs in this fun class. You know a lot about music just from years of listening. Use that knowledge and you will be playing by ear in no time at all. Bring guitar and notebook. For more information, contact the instructor at: 301.320.2770 or washingtonconservatory.org. Minimum age 13. 8 sessions.

Intermediate Acoustic Guitar @ Glen Echo Park
Jul 2 @ 8:00 pm – Aug 20 @ 9:00 pm

At Glen Echo Park. So you’ve taken beginning guitar or you’ve been playing for a while and want to get to the next level. Learn some finger picking and other techniques that will make your playing more interesting. Use these skills to play songs you love. Bring guitar and notebook. For more information, call the instructor at 301.320.2770 or go to washingtonconservatory.org. Minimum age 13. 8 sessions.

Songs With Friends @ Glen Echo Park
Jul 2 @ 9:00 pm – Aug 20 @ 10:00 pm

At Glen Echo Park. From blues to Bob Dylan to Bono to Beyoncé and beyond, expand your guitar technique and repertoire while playing great music with others. We all pick suitable songs and learn to play them as individuals and as a group. Ukuleleists welcome too. For more information, call the instructor at 301.320.2770 or go to washingtonconservatory.org. Minimum age 13. 8 sessions.

Jul
7
Tue
Virtual Summer Storytime Dancers @ Maryland Youth Ballet
Jul 7 @ 4:30 pm – Aug 8 @ 5:15 pm
Virtual Summer Storytime Dancers @ Maryland Youth Ballet | | |

SUMMER STORYTIME DANCERS (Ages 5-9)

Summer Storytime Dancers classes will meet weekly via Zoom and will be centered around the stories and movements of classical ballets such as The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty, and Coppélia. Dancers will have a ballet technique class, hear the story and brief history of the ballet, and learn level-appropriate choreography from the featured ballet. Students will also receive weekly emails with optional guided materials, craft ideas, and links to performances for further exploration of the ballet featured in the virtual class.

July 7 – August 8

Intro I (ages 5 – 6)
A: Tuesdays 4:30 – 5:15 pm or
B: Saturdays 9:00 – 9:45 am

Intro II (ages 6 – 7)
A: Tuesdays 5:30 – 6:15 pm or
B: Saturdays 10:00 – 10:45 am

Intro III (ages 7 – 9)
A: Tuesdays 6:30 – 7:15 pm or
B: Saturdays 11:00 – 11:45 am

Aug
10
Mon
*ONSITE* Summer Art Camp – Paradise Island @ CREATE Arts Center
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
*ONSITE* Summer Art Camp - Paradise Island @ CREATE Arts Center | | |

Join us for a full art experience in our week-long Summer Studio led by CREATE’s talented teaching artists. Campers will work on both single-day and multi-day projects to create 2-D and 3-D artworks using a variety of mediums. Project types include drawing, painting, cartooning, collage, sculpture, mixed media and more!

PLEASE NOTE: Camps at our CREATE Arts Center location in Silver Spring are for Maryland residence only. D.C. residence may register for our camps Northminster Church- 5 mins away from Maryland/D.C. line.

Camps are weekly, starting July 27-August 28

All camps have limited spacing and will adhere to Montgomery County and CDC guidelines. Go to our website to find out more information.

Aug
17
Mon
*ONSITE* Summer Art Camp – Imaginarium @ CREATE Arts Center
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
*ONSITE* Summer Art Camp - Imaginarium @ CREATE Arts Center | | |

Join us for a full art experience in our week-long Summer Studio led by CREATE’s talented teaching artists. Campers will work on both single-day and multi-day projects to create 2-D and 3-D artworks using a variety of mediums. Project types include drawing, painting, cartooning, collage, sculpture, mixed media and more!

PLEASE NOTE: Camps at our CREATE Arts Center location in Silver Spring are for Maryland residence only. D.C. residence may register for our camps Northminster Church- 5 mins away from Maryland/D.C. line.

Camps are weekly, starting July 27-August 28

All camps have limited spacing and will adhere to Montgomery County and CDC guidelines. Go to our website to find out more information.

Aug
24
Mon
*ONSITE* Summer Art Camp – World of Abstract @ CREATE Arts Center
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
*ONSITE* Summer Art Camp - World of Abstract @ CREATE Arts Center | | |

Join us for a full art experience in our week-long Summer Studio led by CREATE’s talented teaching artists. Campers will work on both single-day and multi-day projects to create 2-D and 3-D artworks using a variety of mediums. Project types include drawing, painting, cartooning, collage, sculpture, mixed media and more!

PLEASE NOTE: Camps at our CREATE Arts Center location in Silver Spring are for Maryland residence only. D.C. residence may register for our camps Northminster Church- 5 mins away from Maryland/D.C. line.

Camps are weekly, starting July 27-August 28

All camps have limited spacing and will adhere to Montgomery County and CDC guidelines. Go to our website to find out more information.

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