Glen Echo Park

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Glen Echo Park is host to many resident arts and cultural organizations, artist studios, a thriving social dance program, a restored carousel, and numerous classes in visual and performing arts. 

Events
Thru Apr. 27Space Cowgirls: Ciara Barsotti
Thru Apr. 28All Nature Is But Art
Thru Apr. 28The Work of Susan Lyon
Fri. Apr 19Spring Break Mini-Camp: Watershed Wonders (Ages 4-7, 1 day)
Fri. Apr 19Basic and Intermediate Painting from Observation (Adults, 10 sessions)
Fri. Apr 19Approaching Abstract Watercolor (Adults, 9 sessions)
Fri. Apr 19Painting from Photos and Sketches (Adults, 9 sessions)
Fri. Apr 19Still-Life Alive: Color & Composition (Adults, 9 sessions)
Sat. Apr 20Acrylic Painting (Adults, 9 sessions)
Sat. Apr 20Basic and Intermediate Painting from Observation (Adults, 9 sessions)
Sat. Apr 20Basic and Intermediate Painting from Observation (Adults, 9 sessions)
Mon. Apr 22Basic Landscape Painting from Photos & Other Sources (Adults, 7 sessions)
Tue. Apr 23PAGE Parent/Child Class: Tu & Th Sensory Art & Discovery Science Mini-mester (Ages 2-3.5, 12 sessions)
Tue. Apr 23PAGE Parent/Child Class: Tu & Th Sensory Art & Discovery Science Mini-mester (Ages 1-2, 12 sessions)
Tue. Apr 23Printmaking: Monotype (Adults, 9 sessions)
Tue. Apr 23Portrait Painting (Adults, 9 sessions)
Tue. Apr 23Beginning Glassblowing (Adults, 5 sessions)
Thu. Apr 25Beginning Knitting and Beyond: Yarnbombing the Park! (Adults, 3 sessions)
Thu. Apr 25Beginning Silversmithing (Adults, 5 sessions)
Thu. Apr 25Beginning Glassblowing (Adults, 5 sessions)
Thu. Apr 25Acrylic Painting (Adults, 8 sessions)
Fri. Apr 26Beginning Drawing (Adults, 7 sessions)
Fri. Apr 26Studio Drawing (Adults, 9 sessions)
Fri. Apr 26Painting in Gouache (Adults, 9 sessions)
Fri. Apr 26Freeze and Fuse Workshop (Adults, 3 sessions)
Sat. Apr 27The Visible World (Ages 8-12, 4 sessions)
Sat. Apr 27Art Fun (Ages 4-7, 4 sessions)
Sat. Apr 27Carousel Day 2019
Sat. Apr 27Jewelry Expressions: Stamping Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Sat. Apr 27Skills: Street Photography (Adults, 8 sessions)
Sat. Apr 27High School Portfolio (Ages 12-18 , 7 sessions)
Sun. Apr 28Discover Glassblowing Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Sun. Apr 28Introduction to Relief Printing (Adults, 6 sessions)
Sun. Apr 28The Romantics: Groovy Geometric Beads Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Sun. Apr 28Drawing II (Adults, 9 sessions)
Sun. Apr 28Nature Up Close: Drawing Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Sun. Apr 28Abstract Representation of Flowers (Adults, 6 sessions)
Sun. Apr 28Fine Art of Colored Pencils Workshop (Adults, 2 sessions)
Sun. Apr 28Basic Drawing 1 (Adults, 9 sessions)
Sun. Apr 28Emerging Young Artists (Ages 13-18, 5 sessions)
Mon. Apr 29Painting From Photos (Adults, 7 sessions)
Mon. Apr 29Beginning and Intermediate Watercolor (Adults, 6 sessions)
Mon. Apr 29Creating a Likeness: Portrait Painting Techniques (Adults, 7 sessions)
Mon. Apr 29Advanced Irish Dance Solos & Figures for Adults (Adults, 8 Sessions)
Mon. Apr 29Fashionable You-Intro to Fashion Design (Ages 7-14, 6 sessions)
Mon. Apr 29Painting with Acrylics (Ages 8-12, 4 sessions)
Mon. Apr 29Vision: Digital Collage (Adults, 6 sessions)
Mon. Apr 29Drawing: Beginners/Intermediates & Refresh Your Skills (Adults, 6 sessions)
Mon. Apr 29Intermediate Irish Dance Solos & Figures for Adults (Adults, 8 sessions)
Mon. Apr 29Beginning Irish Dance for Adults (Adults, 7 sessions)
Mon. Apr 29Painting Flowers From Still Life (Adults, 6 sessions)
Tue. Apr 30Skills: Handmade Bookmaking for Photographers (Adults, 4 sessions)
Tue. Apr 30Painting Animal Portraits for All Levels (Adults, 7 sessions)
Wed. May 1Beginning Silversmithing (Adults, 5 sessions)
Wed. May 1Texas 2 Step & Night Club 2-Step (Adults, 4 sessions)
Wed. May 1Discover Silversmithing 1 Workshop (Adults, 2 sessions)
Thu. May 2Blues Idiom Dances: Part 1 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Thu. May 2Vision: The Narrative Landscape (Adults, 8 sessions)
Thu. May 2Drawing to Painting (Ages 7-12, 3 sessions)
Thu. May 2Learning Painting from the Masters (Adults, 8 sessions)
Thu. May 2Skills: Getting Started in Lightroom (Adults, 4 sessions)
Fri. May 3Workshop: Glen Echo Night Photography (Adults, 1 session)
Sat. May 4Gelatin Plate Printmaking Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Sat. May 4Silver Saturday Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Sun. May 5Discover Glassblowing Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Sun. May 5Vision: Analyzing and Selecting Photographs (Adults, 3 sessions)
Sun. May 5Art and Poetry Workshop (Ages 7-9, 1 session)
Mon. May 6Beginning Swing Dance (Adults, 3 sessions)
Mon. May 6Intermediate Swing Dance (Adults, 3 sessions)
Tue. May 7Cha Cha Fundamentals & Variations 101 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Tue. May 7Mambo Fundamentals & Variations 101 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Tue. May 7Pottery for Teens: Wheel Techniques (Ages 12-18, 6 sessions)
Tue. May 7Cha Cha Fundamentals & Variations 101 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Tue. May 7Plein-Air Oils (Adults, 5 sessions)
Tue. May 7Vision: The Wonders of the C&O Canal (Adults, 6 sessions)
Wed. May 8Skills: Intro to Lightroom (Adults, 3 sessions)
Wed. May 8Working with Clay: The Basics (Ages 6-12, 5 sessions)
Thu. May 9Skills: Photographing Art Work (Adults, 3 sessions)
Thu. May 9Pottery for Teens: Wheel Techniques (Ages 12-18, 6 sessions)
Fri. May 10Plein-Air Watercolor (Adults, 5 sessions)
Sat. May 11Writing For TV & Dialogue
Sat. May 11Intro to Lost Wax Casting (Adults, 3 sessions)
Sat. May 11Intuitive Painting and Life Coaching Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Sat. May 11Skills: Introduction to Platinum/Palladium Printing (Adults, 2 sessions)
Sun. May 12Mother's Day Art Glass Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Wed. May 15Discover Silversmithing 2 Workshop: Using Stones (Adults, 2 sessions)
Wed. May 15Intermediate Glassblowing (Adults, 4 sessions)
Sat. May 18Mastering the Art of Color Mixing Workshop (Adults, 2 sessions)
Sat. May 18Venetian Glass Beads, Basics and Beyond Workshop (Adults, 2 sessions)
Sun. May 19Discover Glassblowing Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Sun. May 19Workshop: East Wing Photo Field Trip (Adults, 1 session)
Sun. May 19Magnificent Mosaics - A Parent & Child Workshop (Ages 5-12, 1 session)
Sun. May 19Art and Poetry Workshop (Ages 7-9, 1 session)
Sun. May 19Perfect Projects: Bodacious Box Ring Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Wed. May 22Silver Passport Workshops- Painting With Fire (Adults, 1 session)
Wed. May 22Silver Passport Workshops- Painting With Fire (Adults, 1 session)
Sun. May 26The Romantics: Chainmaille Basics Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Wed. May 29Viennese Waltz Basics (Adults, 4 sessions)
Thu. May 30Skills: Introduction to Historic Photo Processes (Adults, 4 sessions)
Thu. May 30Walking Foot Quilting Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Mon. Jun 3Ballroom and Latin Dance Sampler (Adults, 4 sessions)
Mon. Jun 3More Swing Dance (Adults, 4 sessions)
Tue. Jun 4Salsa Fundamentals & Variations 101 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Tue. Jun 4Tango Fundamentals & Variations 101 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Thu. Jun 6Blues Idiom Dances: Part 2 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Mon. Jun 10Potomac River Adventures Camp (Ages 4-7, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Culkin Camp: Summer Workout for Levels 1-3 (Ages 6+, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Decorative and Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Smart Phone Photography Camp 2 (Ages 7-14, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Fun with Music & Movement Camp (Ages 4-7, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-11, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Fiberworks Sampler Camp (Ages 6-10, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Amazing Alphabet Art Frolic Camp (Ages 5-9, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Glass Fusing Camp for Teens (Ages 12-16, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Stone Carving Camp for Teens (Ages 14+, 4 days)
Mon. Jun 17Culkin Camp: Summer Workout for Levels 4-7 (Ages 10+, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Smart Phone Photography Camp 1 (Ages 7-14, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Potomac River Adventures Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 17Clay Animation Camp (Ages 7-12, 4 days)
Sat. Jun 22Early Ballet (Ages 5-6, 8 sessions)
Sat. Jun 22Creative Movement II (Age 4, 8 sessions)
Sat. Jun 22Creative Movement 1 (Age 3, 8 sessions)
Mon. Jun 24Pop Songs for Young Voices Camp (Ages 4-7, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 24Studio Arts Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 24Amazing Alphabet Art Frolic Camp (Ages 5-9, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 24Culkin Camp: Summer Workout for Levels 4-7 (Ages 10+, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 24Digital Photography for Teens Camp (Ages 11-18, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 24Teen Darkroom Photography Camp: Basic/Int (Ages 12+, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 24Glass Casting Camp for Teens (Age 12-16, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 24Glen Echo Park Young Artist Camp: Visual Art, Pottery and Silversmithing (Ages 11-14, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 24Clay Animation Camp (Ages 7-12, 4 days)
Mon. Jun 24Decorative and Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 24Artist Book Lab: In the Style of William Blake (Ages 9-14, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 24Culkin Camp: Summer Workout for Levels 1-3 (Ages 6+, 5 days)
Mon. Jun 24Sensational Sharks Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Wed. Jun 26FUN and Easy West Coast Swing (Adults, 1 session)
Mon. Jul 1July 4th Week Mini-Camp: Creek Critters (Ages 4-7, 1 day)
Mon. Jul 1July 4th Week Arts Mini-Camp: Fiber Sampler (Ages 8-12, 1 day)
Mon. Jul 1July 4th Week Arts Mini-Camp: Three Day Sampler (Ages 8-12, 3 days)
Mon. Jul 1Decorative and Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 1Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-11, 3 days)
Tue. Jul 2July 4th Week Mini-Camp: River Animals (Ages 4-7, 1 day)
Tue. Jul 2July 4th Week Arts Mini-Camp: Tiny Prints (Ages 8-12, 1 day)
Wed. Jul 3July 4th Week Mini-Camp Bay Buddies (Ages 4-7, 1 day)
Wed. Jul 3July 4th Week Polymer Clay Mini-Camp (Ages 8-12, 1 day)
Fri. Jul 5July 4th Week Mini-Camp: Under the Sea (Ages 4-7, 1 day)
Mon. Jul 8Teen Silversmithing Summer Camp (Ages 13+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 8Digital Photography Camp for Teens-Building Skills (Ages 11-18, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 8More Ballroom and Latin Dance (Adults, 4 sessions)
Mon. Jul 8Teen Silversmithing Summer Camp (Ages 13+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 8Beginning Swing Dance (Adults, 4 sessions)
Mon. Jul 8Tween/Teen First Hand Calligraphy Fun Camp (Ages 10-15, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 8Ways of Water Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 8Teen Narrative Photography Camp (Ages 12+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 8Clay Animation Camp (Ages 7-12, 4 days)
Mon. Jul 8Little Prince and Princess Singers Camp (Ages 4-7, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 8Decorative and Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 8Studio Arts Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 8Glass Fusing Camp (Ages 10-14, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 8Glen Echo Park Young Artists Camp: Visual Art, Pottery and Photography (Ages 11-14, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 8Fiberworks Sampler Camp (Ages 6-10, 5 days)
Tue. Jul 9Salsa Fundamentals & Variations 102 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Tue. Jul 9Rumba Fundamentals & Variations 101 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Tue. Jul 9Rumba Fundamentals & Variations 101 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Thu. Jul 11Blues Dancing: Musicality (Adults, 4 sessions)
Sat. Jul 13Argentine Tango as Danced in Buenos Aires (Adults, 3 sessions)
Sun. Jul 14Unusual Surface Paintings (Ages 8-12, 4 sessions)
Sun. Jul 14Sketchbook Drawing Fundamentals (Ages 8-12, 4 sessions)
Mon. Jul 15Cartooning Camp (Ages 10+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-11, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Beats and Rhythm Camp (Ages 7-11, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Teen Portrait Photography Camp (Ages 12+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Digital Photography for Teens Camp (Ages 11-18, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Fiberworks Sampler Camp (Ages 6-10, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Shipwrecked Camp (Ages 4-7, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Footworks & Figures: Beginning Irish Dance Camp (Ages 6-10, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Refabulous Runway Foundations in Fashion (Ages 12-17, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Clay Animation Camp (Ages 7-12, 4 days)
Mon. Jul 15Figures for Current Dancers (Ages 6-16, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Carousel of Animals for Teens (Ages 13-18, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Hard & Soft Shoe Camp (Ages 6+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 15Stone Carving Camp for Teens (Ages 14+, 4 days)
Mon. Jul 22Hard & Soft Shoe Camp (Ages 6+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 22Clay Animation Camp (Ages 7-12, 4 days)
Mon. Jul 22Figures for Current Dancers (Ages 6-16, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 22Naturalist Illustrations Camp (Ages 12+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 22Footworks & Figures: Beginning Irish Dance Camp (Ages 6-10, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 22Photo Camp (Ages 7-10, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 22Decorative and Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 22Glen Echo Park Young Artist Camp: Visual Art, Pottery and Silversmithing (Ages 11-14, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 22Zoofari for Teens Camp (Ages 11-16, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 22Studio Arts Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 22Suzuki Violin Camp (Suzuki Book 2&3) (Ages 7-11, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 22Sensational Sharks Camp (Ages 4-7, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 22Graphic Novel Creation Camp (Ages 10+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Decorative and Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-11, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Printmaking Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Shipwrecked Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Teen Street Shooting Photo Camp (Ages 14+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Footworks & Figures: Beginning Irish Dance Camp (Ages 6-10, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Fiber Sampler Camp (Ages 9-12, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Figures for Current Dancers (Ages 6-16, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Around the World Music Camp (Ages 4-7, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Photo Camp (Ages 7-10, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Zoofari for Teens Camp (Ages 11-16, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Hard & Soft Shoe Camp (Ages 6+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Animation Camp (Ages 10+, 5 days)
Mon. Jul 29Clay Animation Camp (Ages 7-12, 4 days)
Sat. Aug 3Argentine Tango Vals & Milonga Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Mon. Aug 5Decorative and Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 5Fun and Funky Jewelry Camp (Ages 9-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 5Stone Carving Camp for Teens (Ages 14+, 4 days)
Mon. Aug 5Kids Who Sing! Camp (Ages 7-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 5Glen Echo Park Young Artist Camp: Visual Art, Photography and Art Glass (Ages 11-14, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 5Foxtrot Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Mon. Aug 5Footworks & Figures: Beginning Irish Dance Camp (Ages 6-10, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 5Hard & Soft Shoe Camp (Ages 6+, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 5Studio Arts Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 5Altered Sketchbooks Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 5Mixed Media Express Yourself:Art Camp (Ages 11-16, 5 days)
Tue. Aug 6Cha Cha Fundamentals & Variations 101 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Tue. Aug 6Mambo Fundamentals & Variations 101 (Adults, 4 sessions)
Wed. Aug 7American Social Dance Intensive (Adults, 4 sessions)
Thu. Aug 8Waltz Fundamentals & Variations 101 (Adults, 3 sessions)
Thu. Aug 8Quickstep Fundamentals & Variations 101 (Adults, 3 sessions)
Sat. Aug 10Argentine Tango as Danced in Buenos Aires (Adults, 3 sessions)
Mon. Aug 12Bay Buddies Camp (Ages 4-7, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 12Artist/Writer's Summer Camp Workshop (Ages 6-8, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 12Decorative and Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 12Make An Animal Marionette! (Ages 10-18, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 12Fiber Arts Camp: Beyond the Basics (Ages 10-14, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 12Little Star Violin Camp (Ages 4 & 5, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 12Crafty Mixed Media Sculpture Camp (Ages 11-16, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 12Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-11, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 12Printmaking Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 12Tango Workshop (Adults, 1 session)
Mon. Aug 12Culkin Camp: Summer Workout for Levels 5-7 (Ages 10+, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 19Studio Arts Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 19Bay Ways Camp (Ages 8-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 19Felt Immersion Camp for Teens (Ages 12+, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 19Amazing Alphabet Art Frolic Camp (Ages 5-9, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 19Culkin Camp: Summer Workout for Levels 5-7 (Ages 10+, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 19Little Star Violin Camp (Ages 6 & 7, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 19Fancy Footwork, Dips, Drops & Slides Workshop (Adults, 3 sessions)
Mon. Aug 19Decorative and Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 26Decorative and Fine Arts Camp (Ages 6-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 26Sketch and Sculpture Art Camp (Ages 6-12, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 26Amazing Alphabet Art Frolic Camp (Ages 5-9, 5 days)
Mon. Aug 26Culkin Camp: Summer Workout for Levels 5-7 (Ages 10+, 5 days)
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7300 MacArthur Blvd.
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