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Summer Steps with Step Afrika! (grades 4-12, 1 week camp)

Trinity University O'Connor Auditorium
Tue. Aug 6

Teen Art Camp (five days)

The Mansion at Strathmore
Mon. Jul 29

11th Annual UkeFest (five days)

The Mansion at Strathmore
Sat. Aug 17

Olympic Champions (Theatre Camp for Ages 3-5)

Resurrection Evangelical Lutheran Church
Mon. Aug 12

Amazing Adventures Theatre Camp for Ages 5-9

Resurrection Evangelical Lutheran Church
Mon. Aug 26

Improv-a-thon Theatre Camp for Ages 8-12

Encore Stage & Studio
Mon. Aug 19

Summer Nights Live Theatre Camp for Ages 8-12

Encore Stage & Studio
Mon. Aug 26

Tragedy vs. Comedy Theatre Camp for Ages 8-12

Encore Stage & Studio
Mon. Jul 22

Winter Wonderland Theatre Camp for Ages 5-9

Resurrection Evangelical Lutheran Church
Mon. Aug 5

DACkids Summer Camp (Five Days)

District Architecture Center
Mon. Jul 22

Musical Theatre Institute for Teens: Newsies (Ages 13-19, 4 weeks)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Mon. Jul 22

Summer Acting Camp for Tweens: Creating a World Premiere (Grades 7-8, 4 weeks)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Mon. Jul 22

Summer Acting Camp Session IV: Shakespeare (Grades 1-6, 2 weeks)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Mon. Jul 22

Summer Acting Camp Session V (Grades 1-6, 2 weeks)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Mon. Aug 5

Open Studio Fridays

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Aug. 9

Kids Art Camp (five days)

The Mansion at Strathmore
Aug. 5 & 12

Ukulele Teacher Training

Strathmore
Fri. Aug 16

Animation Camp (Ages 10+, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 29

Bay Buddies Camp (Ages 4-7, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Aug 12

Bay Ways Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Aug 19

Beats and Rhythm Camp (Ages 7-11, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 15

Cartooning Camp (Ages 10+, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 15

Clay Animation Camp (Ages 7-12, 4 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 29

Clay Animation Camp (Ages 7-12, 4 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 22

Clay Animation Camp (Ages 7-12, 4 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 15

Fiber Sampler Camp (Ages 9-12, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 29

Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-11, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Aug 12

Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-11, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 29

Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-11, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 15

Hard & Soft Shoe Camp (Ages 6+, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Aug 5

Hard & Soft Shoe Camp (Ages 6+, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 29

Hard & Soft Shoe Camp (Ages 6+, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 22

Hard & Soft Shoe Camp (Ages 6+, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 15

Kids Who Sing! Camp (Ages 7-12, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Aug 5

Photo Camp (Ages 7-10, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 29

Photo Camp (Ages 7-10, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 22

Printmaking Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Aug 12

Printmaking Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 29

Shipwrecked Camp (Ages 4-7, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 15

Shipwrecked Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 29

Studio Arts Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Aug 19

Studio Arts Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Aug 5

Studio Arts Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Jul 22

Advanced Personal Essay

The Writer's Center

Bullet Journaling for the Writer

The Writer's Center
Mon. Aug 5

Creating Conflict & Tension

The Writer's Center

Creating Novel Characters

The Writer's Center
Fri. Aug 2

From Novice to Novelist

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Sat. Jul 20

Great Beginnings

The Writer's Center
Sat. Aug 24

How to Write a Novel

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Wed. Jul 17

Intro to Memoir

The Writer's Center
Mon. Jul 22

Life Stories Intensive

The Writer's Center
Sat. Jul 20

Marketing Your Book!

The Writer's Center
Sat. Aug 3

Mysteries, Thrillers & Suspense--Oh, my!

The Writer's Center
Sat. Jul 27

Playwriting: Character

The Writer's Center
Sat. Aug 24

Playwriting: Dialogue

The Writer's Center
Sat. Aug 3

Playwriting: Exposition and Process

The Writer's Center
Wed. Aug 14

Publishing 101

The Writer's Center

Sonnet Crash Course

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Sat. Aug 3

The Extreme Novelist

The Writer's Center

The Personal Poem

The Writer's Center

The Poem Comes Alive

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital

Villanelle Crash Course

The Writer's Center
Sat. Jul 20

Words That Move

The Writer's Center
Wed. Jul 17

Write a Winning College Essay

The Writer's Center
Sat. Aug 24

Write Like the News

The Writer's Center
Thu. Aug 29

Foxtrot Workshop (Adults, 1 session)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Aug 5

Tango Workshop (Adults, 1 session)

Glen Echo Park
Mon. Aug 12

American Youth Chorus Summer Music Camp - Session 3

Saint Mark's Episcopal Church
Mon. Jul 22

American Youth Chorus Summer Music Camp - Session 4

Saint Mark's Episcopal Church
Mon. Aug 5

Beyond Basics: Pasta Making

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Thu. Jul 18

Master Class: Paella in the Plaza

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital

Kitchen 101: Sausage Making

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Thu. Jul 25

Arts Journeys Camp Week 5: Animal Tales (Ages 5-9, 1-Week Camp)

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Mon. Jul 15

Ballet Discovery Camp (Ages 5-9, 1-Week Camp)

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Mon. Jul 22

Multi-Arts Discovery Camp: Session 1 (Ages 5-11, 1-Week Camp)

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Mon. Jul 29

Multi-Arts Discovery Camp: Session 2 (Ages 5-11, 1-Week Camp)

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Mon. Aug 5

Multi-Arts Discovery Camp: Session 3 (Ages 5-11, 1-Week Camp)

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Mon. Aug 12

Summer Camp: Great Garden Adventure! (Ages 4-6, Morning)

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Aug. 5 – 9

Rights and Responsibilities Learning Lab

National Archives
Thu. Jul 25

Constitution in Action Learning Lab

National Archives
Fri. Jul 26

Acting a Song (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Thu. Nov 7

Acting in a Professional Production (15 & Up)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Thu. Sep 26

Acting in Commercials and Industrials (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Wed. Sep 11

Actions and Objectives (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Mon. Sep 9

Advanced Acting for the Camera (15 & Up, Seven Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Oct 26

Anyone Can Act (15 & Up, One Session)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Nov 16

Anyone Can Act (15 & Up, One Session)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Dec 7

Anyone Can Act (15 & Up, One Session)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts

Anyone Can Act (15 & Up, One Session)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Aug 31

Anyone Can Act (15 & Up, One Session)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Sep 28

Anyone Can Act (15 & Up, One Session)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Oct 19

Auditioning (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Thu. Oct 31

Auditioning (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Wed. Sep 11

Beginning Scene Study (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Mon. Nov 11

Beginning Scene Study (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Sep 14

Belters Workshop (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Tue. Nov 12

Voiceovers I (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Nov 2

Voiceovers II (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Nov 2

Voiceovers I (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Sep 14

Mentorship

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Dec 14

Mentorship

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Thu. Oct 31

Mentorship

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Thu. Sep 12

Life Stories (Online Course)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Dec 14

Life Stories (Online Course)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Thu. Oct 31

Life Stories (Online Course)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Thu. Sep 12

Life Stories Institute (4 Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Thu. Oct 3

Voice and Speech (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sun. Sep 15

Creating an One-Person Show (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Wed. Nov 6

Dialect (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Sep 14

Drama Workshop (15 & Up, 6 Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Nov 2

Directing for Actors (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Mon. Nov 11

Intensive Scene Study (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Tue. Nov 12

Intro to Acting (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sat. Nov 2

Intro to Acting for the Camera, Two Sections (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Nov. 6 & 11

Meisner Technique II: Scene Work (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Tue. Nov 12

Meisner Technique I: Foundations (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Tue. Sep 10

Public Speaking the Actor's Way (15 & Up, Four Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Tue. Nov 12

Estill Voice Training Class (Ages 15 & Up, 5 Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Mon. Aug 19

Intro to Acting for the Camera (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Tue. Sep 10

Intro to Acting Two Sections (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Sep. 9 & 11

Playwriting (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Thu. Sep 12

Intro to Theatre Tech (15 & Up, Six Sessions)

Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Wed. Sep 11

Kids Talk & Tour

The Mansion at Strathmore
Oct. 5 & Nov. 30

Photography Institute (Grades 8-12, 2 Weeks)

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Mon. Jul 15

String Fling! Violin Camp (Grades K-6, 1 Week)

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Mon. Aug 19

Shake It Off! Dance Camp (Grades 2-5, 1 Week)

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Mon. Aug 5

Ceramics Institute (Grades 6-8, 2 Weeks)

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Mon. Jul 29

Avatar: Figurative Sculpture Class with Melissa Ichiuji

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Aug 3

First Studio: Story + Workshop

The Kreeger Museum
Sat. Jul 20

Culture Shock Washington, DC

Dance Place
Thu. Jul 25

Ralph Glenmore

Dance Place
Thu. Aug 22

d. sabela grimes

Dance Place
Thu. Sep 12

Project ChArma

Dance Place
Thu. Sep 26

The Art of French Cooking with Chef Gérard Pangaud

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Thru Oct. 5

Kitchen 101: Knife Skills

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Wed. Jul 24

Street Food: Dumplings

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Aug. 7 & Nov. 14

The Whole Beast: Fish Boot Camp

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. Aug 20

Street Food: Tamales

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Thu. Aug 22

Smithsonian Associates: Portrait Drawing (4 sessions)

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital

Urban Gardening Series: Summer Harvest, Looking to the Future

Martha's Table at the Commons
Sat. Aug 24

Illustration (Adults, 4 weeks)

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Tue. Jul 23

Street Photography Workshop - Session II (Adults, 4 weeks)

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Tue. Jul 16

Composition Dance Class

Theatre on the Run
Fri. Sep 27

Beginning Drawing (Adults, 4 sessions)

Glen Echo Park
Fri. Aug 9

Night Painting (Adults, 8 sessions)

Glen Echo Park
Tue. Aug 6

Relief Printmaking (Adults, 5 sessions)

Glen Echo Park
Wed. Aug 7

Kitchen 101: Sausage Making

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Wed. Oct 16

The Whole Beast: Duck Boot Camp

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. Oct 22

Street Food: Classics of the Mediterranean

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. Nov 19

Forty+ Project (Adults, 8 session)

Theatre on the Run
Sep. 10 – Oct. 29

Shake Up Your Saturday: I Take My Leave

Folger Theatre
Sat. Dec 7

Fast Figure Painting (Adults, 1 Session)

The Art League
Sat. Jul 27

Jumpstart in Ceramics (Adults, 1 Session)

The Art League
Sat. Aug 24

Mastering Color (Adults, 2 Sessions)

The Art League
Sat. Aug 24

Metal Jewelry (Adults, 5 Sessions)

The Art League
Mon. Jul 29

Silk Painting (Adults, 2 Sessions)

The Art League
Sat. Jul 20

Sketching Washington (Adults, 2 Sessions)

The Art League
Sat. Aug 24

Creating Legacy Videos

Docs in Progress
Sat. Jul 27

Intro to Documentary Production

Docs in Progress
Sun. Sep 15

Carpe Diem! Silver Spring Dance

Silver Spring Civic Building at Veterans Plaza

Memoir Bootcamp

The Writer's Center
Mon. Jul 15

Encore Chorale of Alexandria

Convergence
Mon. Sep 9

Encore Chorale of Fairfax

St. George's United Methodist Church
Tue. Sep 3

Encore Chorale of Asbury Methodist Village

Asbury Methodist Village Hefner Auditorium
Wed. Sep 4

Encore Chorale of Glen Echo

Washington Conservatory of Music
Thu. Sep 5

Encore Chorale of Langston Brown

Langston Brown Community Center
Tue. Sep 3

Encore Chorale of Reston

United Christian Parish
Tue. Sep 3

Encore Chorale of Schweinhaut

Schweinhaut Senior Center
Mon. Sep 9

Encore ROCKS Rock 'n' Roll Chorus of DC

First Congregational United Church of Christ
Thu. Sep 5

Encore ROCKS Rock 'n' Roll Chorus of Fairfax

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax
Fri. Sep 6

Sentimental Journey Singers Open House

Insight Memory Care Center
Mon. Jul 15

Capital Encore Chorale

First Congregational United Church of Christ
Wed. Sep 4

Seasonal Chinese Cuisine with Chef Peter Chang

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Sat. Jul 27

Beginning Ballet for Adults with Scottish Ballet

The Kennedy Center
Tue. May 12, 2020

Family Dance Workshop: American Ballet Theatre

The Kennedy Center
Sun. Feb 16, 2020

Dance Fitness

The Kennedy Center
Nov. 2, 2019 – Mar. 7, 2020

Long Lunch: DIY Dumplings

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Aug 9

Order In: Indian

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Aug. 6 & Nov. 5

Kitchen 101: Knife Skills

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. Aug 13

Beyond Basics: Ravioli + Fettuccine

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Thu. Aug 15

Storytelling: A Workshop in Creative Nonfiction

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Aug. 3 & Nov. 9

Basic Drawing Techniques: Drawing From an Image (3 or 4 Weeks)

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Aug. 13 – Oct. 1

Contemporary Watercolors

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Aug. 24 – Oct. 19

Introduction to Linocut Printmaking

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Aug. 24 – Oct. 19

Ongoing Events

Saturday Adult Technique (Drop-In classes)

Jane Franklin Dance
Thru Aug. 24

Working from the Figure (Adults, Drop-in class)

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Thru Dec. 31

Adult Dance Technique- Jane Franklin Dance

Theatre on the Run
Sep. 7, 2019 – Jul. 25, 2020

Drop-in Summer Saturdays (Free, all ages)

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Thru Aug. 10
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