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Ballet Petite
Enchanting classic literature, delicate costuming, dance, music, extraordinary teachers and a touch of magic...nothing captures the imagination like Ballet Petite to nurture your child's creativity. ,, 301-229-6882.

Ballet Petite in Our Community
Ballet Petite brings its world class programming to schools, daycare, churches, homeschoolers and community centers through customized classes with our extraordinary teachers and curriculum. ,, 301-229-6882.

Boy Scouts of America
National Capital Area Council
Experiences that last a lifetime! With lots of fun badges to earn, Scouts learn the best part of success is the journey. , 301-530-9360.

The Castle Laser Tag
Call today to schedule your event. Birthday parties. Team or group outings. Corporate events. Team building. Arcade and ropes. Two Great Locations: 14201 Woodcliff Ct., Bowie, MD, 301-352-8413. 9100 Gaither Rd., Gaithersburg, MD, 240-224-7766.

Eric Energy
Science shows, hands-on workshops and multiple week after-school programs. A different science topic each session. Topics include electricity, lasers, sound, slime and more. Now hiring instructors/entertainers. See website for more information. , 410-336-8295.

Hip Hop Petite
Uniquely created for kids with lots of stretching, stomping, jumping and clapping, while highlighting all the beats to their favorite tunes. A fun and energetic class using personal style and flair! ,, 301-229-6882.

International School of Languages
Fun Spanish classes for children ages 3-12. The perfect after-school program! Serving the Washington, DC metro area. , 7906 Woodmont Ave., Bethesda, MD, 301-312-8847.

Levine Music
Levine offers music instruction for children and adults of all abilities and interests. Programs are available throughout the year in early childhood music classes, individual and group instruction, ensembles, music therapy and summer camps. Five locations in DC, MD and VA. , 202-686-8000.

Mad Science
PreK-Grade 6. Cool science after school. Build rockets, use lasers, learn crazy chemistry and more. 301-593-4777; 703-536-9897. ,

Musical Theatre Petite
Your showstopper's opportunity to shine. Dazzling costumes, jazz, tap dancing, singing and acting. Children immerse themselves in Broadway and story classics at Musical Theatre Petite. ,, 301-229-6882.

My Reptile Guys
We share our love of animals with schools, libraries and camps to educate children about our amazing animals from all over the world. Learn about the different species by observing and touching. Serving Maryland, Virginia, Washington, DC & Baltimore. , 877-544-7755.

Strap on a suit, enter the HUGE multi-level arena and prepare for the adventure of a lifetime! In Chantilly: 4300 Chantilly Shopping Center, Chantilly, VA, 703-263-1004. In Alexandria: 5508 Francolnia Rd., Alexandria, VA, 703-921-1004. In Gaithersburg, 624 Quince Orchard Rd., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-330-5546. ,

Under the Sea
We bring live marine animals, such as crabs, sea stars and sharks. Traveling to schools, libraries, parties, festivals, camps and scouting events. Promoting awareness of the aquatic environment through education. , 703-464-4763.

Washington Conservatory of Music
Nationally accredited music school. Lessons, classes, camps and concerts. Piano, guitar, voice, strings, winds, brass, percussion and theory/composition. Early childhood, Suzuki, folk, traditional Irish and North Indian music programs. Bethesda, MD & Glen Echo Park. ,, 301-320-2770.


CityDance POP!
CityDance POP! offers dance classes for all ages, starting as early as 18 months, and including: Mommy & Me, Creative Movement, pre-ballet, jazz, hip-hop, African, break dancing, contemporary, zumba and more. No audition required. ,, 435 Wisconsin Ave., NW, Washington, DC, 202-545-7207.

Neighborhood Music School in Georgetown. Private Lessons: Piano/Voice/Strings. Baby/Toddler Meadowlark Music Classes. In-School Residency Programs. Summer Camps. ,, 1616 Wisconsin Ave., NW, 2nd Floor, Washington, DC, 202-256-9942.


Adventure Theatre MTC
Award-winning professional theater productions with high-quality musical theater training for grades K-12. SSL hours provided to volunteers and interns. 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo, MD & 837-D Rockville Pk., Rockville, MD. , 301-634-2270.

The Agility Center
Our Agility classes combine gymnastics mechanics with basic movement skills, including climbing, jumping, swinging and running to increase strength, endurance, coordination and athleticism. Open gyms, school holiday, summer camps and birthday parties. , 4990 Boiling Brook Pkwy., Rockville, MD, 301-770-2710.

Barnesville School of Arts & Sciences
Preschool-grade 8. Barnesville School of Arts & Sciences integrates the humanities, art, math and science in a culture of joy, support and excellence. ,, 21830 Peach Tree Rd., Barnesville, MD, 301-972-0341.

Berrend Dance Centre
Ages 3-adult. One of the area's finest dance schools. We offer a full curriculum in all disciplines of dance for students at all levels. Renowned faculty and small class sizes encourages the development of talent, confidence and self-discipline. , 3460 Olney-Laytonsville R, Ste. 210, Olney, MD, 301-774-3032.

Bilingual Villages
Foreign language immersion playgroups for families with children 3 month+. Register for a free guest session today! ,, 10518-A Connecticut Ave., Kensington, MD, 240-383-9163.

Bolt Parkour & Freerunning Academy
Montgomery County's 1st Parkour Gym! Offering classes for all ages and ability levels with a variety of surfaces to progress at a safe, comfortable pace. , 4950 Boiling Brook Pkwy., Rockville, MD, 301-770-2727.

Bouncing Bambini
Zumbini is a music and movement class for children ages 0-4. Baby Mombo is a baby wearing dance exercise class to help parents sweat and smile with their little one! Strong Mama is a prenatal/postnatal fitness class. See website for location & more. ,,

Camp Olympia
Horseback riding lessons year-round for all ages and abilities. Group riding, private and semi-private lessons. Certified instructors. , 5511 Muncaster Mill Rd., Rockville, MD, 301-926-9281.

CityDance School and Conservatory
Offering Vaganova-based curriculum integrated with contemporary techniques, audition required. CityDance's Little Movers classes for ages 3-7 are designed to emphasize creativity and introduce technique, no audition required. Rockville: 1570 East Jefferson St., Rockville, MD. Bethesda: 5301 Tuckerman La., North Bethesda, MD. ,, 301-581-5204.

Clark's Elioak Farm
Available daily: petting farm, hayrides, pony rides, Enchanted Forest attractions, playground, play area, picnic area, country store and kids' jump course. Birthday parties and tours also available. , 10500 Route 198, Ellicott City, MD, 410-730-4049.

CREATE Arts Center
Cartooning, drawing, painting, sculpture, pottery and more! CREATE's Art Camps (ages 6-14) and Art Classes (ages 4+) encourage your child's creativity and teach art skills and techniques while promoting individuality in a fun and nurturing environment. 301-588-ARTS (2787). ,, 816 Thayer Ave., Silver Spring, MD,

DC Fencers Club
Ages 7-16. Learn the Olympic sport of fencing with a beginner class at DC Fencers Club. Equipment and uniforms provided. Register online. ,, 9330 Fraser Ave., Silver Spring, MD, 301-562-1990.

Dynamite Gymnastics Center
We provide a fun, immersive and progressive approach to fitness. We offer a variety of curriculum for all ages! Join us for classes, open gyms, school's out, summer camps, birthday parties! , 4956 Brolling Brook Pkwy., Rockville, MD, 301-770-2700.

Dynamite Tumbling and Cheer
Home of the Dynamite Allstars
Our tumbling and stunting classes use our background in gymnastics and rev up technique for our Cheer program. , 16814 Oakmont Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-977-7007.

German Language Courses at the German School Washington, DC
German classes held Saturday mornings for children ages 3 and up, teens and adults at all proficiencey levels. ,, 8617 Chateau Dr., Potomac, MD, 301-767-3824.

Glen Echo Park Aquarium
A Chesapeake Bay Discovery Center
Come discover everything under the sea! Perfect for families, school groups, scouts and birthdays. Special summer hours! , Glen Echo, MD, 301-955-6256.

International School of Music
Music lessons for students of all ages (6 months-adult) in all instruments and voice. Optional recitals and diploma program offered. Two locations: 10450 Auto Park Ave., Bethesda, 301-365-5888 & 5110 Ridgefield Rd., Bethesda, 301-657-0763. ,

Kidball Baseball
Ages 3 1/2-11. Year-round classes in t-ball, coach and machine pitch, flag football, basketball and summer camp. Designed to encourage your child to love sports and become a great player. Locations in Bethesda, Potomac & Rockville. , 301-983-0543.

Maryland Table Tennis Center (MDTTC)
Enhance brain fitness and mental health! Low risk of injury! MDTTC offers group classes, private lessons, clinics and workshops. Summer, spring and winter camps. After-school programs. Youth leagues. Birthday parties. ,, 18761-Q N. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-519-8580.

Michael & Son SportsPlex at Rockville
Ages 18 months-12 years. We offer fantastic enrichment classes in soccer and basketball for your rising star. We also have summer camps, birthday parties and homeschool sports! , 60 Southlawn Ct., Rockville, MD, 301-838-4455.

Musical Expressions
All ages. Private lessons in piano, voice, guitar, violin, viola, flute, bassoon and more. Studio on Old Georgetown Rd. near the Beltway. In-home lessons available. , Bethesda, MD, 301-530-7757.

Ovations Studios
Ovations Studios is opening their doors! Accepting students from 18 months-18 years. Ballet, jazz, tap, musical theater, hip-hop, modern and lyrical. , 4701 Sangamore Rd., Bethesda, MD, 301-355-0095.

Rockin' Jump
From kids' birthday and team parties to youth groups and family reunions, you can find everything you want at Rockin' Jump--the ultimate trampoline park. Fun for the entire family! , 18620 Woodfield Rd., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-703-3707.

Silver Stars Gymnastics
18 months & up. Gymnastics instruction for kids. Specially designed preschool equipment. Birthday parties. Boys-only classes available. Competitive teams. Summer camps. Two locations: 2701 Pittman Dr., Silver Spring, 301-589-0938 & 14201 Woodcliff Ct., Bowie, 301-352-5777. ,


Acting for Young People
Celebrating 20 years of fun, challenging classes for ages 5-adult. After-school programs, weekend classes, summer acting camps, school tour productions and more! ,, 5506 Talon Ct., Fairfax, VA, 703-307-5332.

Ave Maria Academy of Ballet
Ave Maria Academy of Ballet is now accepting fall registration. Russian Classical Ballet training for all ages 3-adult. , 20722 Ashburn Rd., Ashburn, VA, 703-723-7771.

The Center for Ballet Arts, Inc
Ages 3-adult. Celebrating our 25th year! Classes in ballet-pointe, modern, jazz, tap, Pilates and Body Barre Conditioning. Kinderballet beginning age 3. Performing company and intensive program for teens. ,, 3955 Pender Dr., Ste. 105, Fairfax, VA, 703-273-5344.

Fairfax Collegiate
Rising Grades 3-9. Have fun and learn! Fairfax Collegiate offers more than 120 courses at 13 summer locations. ,

George Washington's Mount Vernon
George Washington, Commander-in-Chief of American forces in the Revolutionary War and the first President of the United States, called Mount Vernon home for more than 40 years. Visit the mansion, tomb, plantation. Located 16 miles south of Washington, D.C , 703-780-2000.

Harmonia School of Music & Art
Ages 3 1/2-Adult. Offers outstanding Music Lessons and Theater Programs taught by a highly qualified and nurturing faculty. All instruments, voice, musical theater, acting programs and full-scale productions. ,, 204F Mill St., NE, Vienna, VA, 703-938-7301.

Kids Language Art
Spanish - French - Mandarin - Russian - German - Polish - Arabic - Italian. Give your child an amazingly fun and effective foreign language learning experience-one that's fun, but really works the brain. , 1481 Chain Bridge Rd., Ste. 103, McLean, VA, 703-689-1186.

Michael & Son SportsPlex at Dulles
Ages 18 months-12 years. We offer fantastic enrichment classes in soccer and basketball for your rising star. We also have summer camps, birthday parties and homeschool sports! , 21610 Atlantic Blvd., Sterling, VA, 703-430-9966.

Robot Works
Hands-on Science & Engineering Academy. After-school programs in Basic and Advanced Robotics and Programming. Saturday Robotics Workshops. , 703-364-5418.

Tiny Dancers
Tiny Dancers' award-winning program specializes in ballet, tap, hip-hop, jazz and musical theater instruction for young dancers ages 2-12. Offering an outstanding technical foundation in a fun, nurturing and creative environment. Three Locations: Fairfax City, Old Town Alexandria, Mosaic District. ,, 703-385-5580.


MSI Soccer
MSI is a nonprofit youth soccer organization that promotes youth soccer in Montgomery County. , 301-762-4MSI.

National Capital Soccer League (NCSL) ,

Seneca Sports Association, Inc. (SSA)
SSA is a nonprofit, volunteer, youth sports organization. Originally a football organization, through the years SSA has expanded to include cheerleading, dance, soccer and wrestling. ,

Upper Montgomery Athletic Club (UMAC)
UMAC has been providing age-appropriate t-Ball, machine pitch and kid pitch baseball for more than 40 years. ,

Washington Area Girls Soccer League (WAGS)
Lasting friendships through soccer. ,