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Virtual & Online Programs Guide

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Virtual, Online & Onsite Camps & More


Acting for Young People
Summer Acting Camp
Ages 5-18. Fun, fast-paced camp taught by professional teaching artists. Acting, voice, movement, on-camera, musical theater, improvisation and more! Weekly sessions with final showcase performances.
www.afyp.org , mary@afyp.org, Fairfax, VA, 703-554-4931.


Adventure Theatre MTC
Digital Musical Theatre Camps
Grades K-12 can learn musical theater this summer and social distance safely from the comfort of their homes. Dancing, singing, acting, culminating a sharing that is open to family and friends regardless of their location. Two-week sessions from June-August. Times vary depending on age.
www.adventuretheatre-mtc.org , 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo, MD, 301-251-5766.


The Agility Center
Ninja warrior training full of obstacle courses and trampoline work. Included: crafts, open gym and board games.
www.theagilitycenter.com , 4990 Boiliing Brook Pkwy., Rockville, MD, 301-770-2710.


The Art League School
The Art League School is a non-accredited institution, open to all, that provides instruction to nearly 7,000 students annually. Courses are offered quarterly in virtually all of the fine arts, and a wide variety of crafts, with some of the most talented and well known artists and instructors in the country. Courses are offered for every skill level to ages five and up. Visit our website for further information.
www.theartleague.org , wchool@theartleague.org, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria, VA, 703-683-2323.


Arts Barn
Virtual Summer Camps--Acting for the Camera, Cartooning, Color!, STEAM, Model Magic, Photography, Sculpture, Puppet Building and Performing, Mixed Media Collage, Young Artists and more!
www. gaithersburgmd.gov/recreational/virtual-programming , 311 Kent Square, Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6394.


BeanTree Learning Westfields Campus
Offering a robust summer camp for school-age children with an exciting adventure camp schedule. Off-site experiences in water sports, art, technology, sports and games, and more. Providing a safe, fun and stimulating summer experience.
www.beantreelearning.com , 5003 Westone Plaza, Chantilly, VA, 703-961-8222.


Bolt Parkour and Freerunning Academy
Instructional focus on parkour skills and progressions. Specific day structure to include skill workshops, arts & crafts and games.
www.boltparkour.com , 4950 Boiling Brook Pkwy., Rockville, MD, 301-770-2727.


Brooksfield School
Ages 3-10. Activities include daily swimming, teddy tennis, arts and crafts, nature, yoga, gardening, soccer, adventure trips and more! Extended Day program offered.
www.brooksfieldschool.org , camp@brooksfieldschool.org, 1830 Kirby Rd., McLean, VA, 703-356-KIDS.


C3 Cyber Club
For Kids & Youth. Computer Camp, in-person and virtual. Coding, Robotics, Robblox, Python & Game Design.
www.c3cyberclub.com , 44710 Cape Ct., #118, Ashburn, VA, 703-729-0985.


Camp Aristotle at The Auburn School
Grades K-8. Full- and half-day options. Exciting activities designed to foster friendships, self-awareness, exploration and social success. Locations in Herdon, VA, Silver Spring & Baltimore, MD.
www.camparistotle.org , camparistotle@theauburnschool.org, 703-828-7179.


Camp Griffin at Westminister School
Ages 3-14. 30+ summer sessions, including travel, sports, French, cooking, art and more. Popular Explorers' Programs for ages 3-5. Early and extended care available.
www.westminsterschool.com , campgriffin@westminsterschool.com, 3819 Gallows Rd., Annandale, VA, 703-340-7268.


Camp VeeBee
PreK-Grade 12. Camp VeeBee is a Virtual Summer Camp offering classes for less than $10! Flexible scheduling, take a single class or build a summer's worth of activities.
www.CampVeeBee.com , 202-996-7883.


Cardinal Fencing Academy
Ages 8-12. Games, fencing, footwork and new friendships!
www.cardinalfencingacademy.com , info@cardinalfencingacademy.com, 44900 Acacia La., Ste. 108, Sterling, VA, 240-424-0749.


Challenger Virtual
Challenger Sports is excited to partner with Fairfax County Park Authority to deliver an industry-leading virtual soccer experience. Join us for an interactive weeklong training curriculum teaching foot skills, attacking skills, juggling, warm-up and cool-down exercises, and much more!
www.challengersports.com/virtual ,


The Children's Science Center Lab
The Children's Science Center Lab is welcoming visitors to explore and create through their most popular programs virtually! Guests can now register for virtual summer camps, virtual birthday parties, virtual field trips and virtual animal encounters. The Children's Science Center offers free experiences on its social media and YouTube Channel: Children's Science Center Lab. Videos include demonstrations, book readings, DIY experiments, and animal keeper talks. We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Learn more on our website.
www.childsci.org ,


City of Gaithersburg
Virtual Summer Camps and Classes
Arts, STEM, fitness and nutrition. For kids and kids and parents together.
www.gaithersburgmd.gov/recreation/virtual-programming , 506 South Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6350.


Common Ground
Reston's fastest growing summer camp is back! We combine a project-based learning curriculum with classic summer camp vibe! Ten weeks throughout the summer, each with their own unique theme! Field trips, pool days, nature walks, camp songs and more!
www.commongroundchildcare.org , director@commongroundchildcare.org, 1700 Wainwright Dr., Reston, VA, 703-437-8226.


DC Fencers Club
Summer Fencing Camp
Ages 7-16. This July and August, discover fencing at DC Fencers Club. Eight weeklong classes, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. All gear and equipment provided. Register today.
www.dcfencing.com , dcfencers@gmail.com, 9330 Frasier Ave., Silver Spring, MD, 301-562-1990.


Dynamite Gymnastics Center
Instruction includes artistic gymnastics, trampoline and tumbling. Offers crafts, open gym time and weekly themes. Each week ends with a student showcase!
www.DynamiteGC.com , 4956 Boiling Brook Pkwy., Rockville, MD, 301-770-2700.


Dynamite2
Home of the Dynamite Allstars
Instruction includes artistic gymnastics, tumbling and cheer basics. Offers crafts, open gym time and weekly themes.
www.dynamite2.com , 16814 Oakmont Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-977-7007.


Encore Stage & Studio
It's Elementary
Ages 5-9. Get ready for the most engaging summer of your student's life. It's Elementary is uniquely tailored to the imaginative nature of young people. Offering Virtual Camps.
www.encorestage.org , info@encorestage.org, 4000 Lorcom Ln., Arlington, VA, 703-548-1154.


Encore Stage & Studio
Stage Door
Ages 11-15. In this immersive camp experience, you'll get a glimpse of what it's like to work as a theater professional! Offering Virtual Camps.
www.encorestage.org , info@encorestage.org, 4000 Lorcom Ln., Arlington, VA, 703-548-1154.


Encore Stage & Studio Camp
Ages 3-5. Encore is excited to premiere a summer experience for our youngest theater lovers. In this morning program, students are engaged through activities tailored especially for them: song and movement, music and rhythm, storytelling and crafts. Offering Virtual Camps.
www.encorestage.org , info@encorestage.org, 4000 Lorcom Ln., Arlington, VA, 703-548-1154.


Fencing Sports Academy
Ages 7-13. Agility, Balance, Coordination are the ABCs of fencing. Join our summer camp. Experience clashing steel! Focus on sportsmanship and competitive spirit!
www.fencingsports.net , www.facebook.com/fencingsports, Fairfax, VA, 888-300-5095.


Goldfish Swim
Goldfish Swim School is the premier learn-to-swim facility for kids ages 4 months to 12 years, with locations in Alexandria, Falls Church and Reston, VA.
www.goldfishswimschool.com , 703-348-3261.


Summer at Harmonia
Let your children explore their creative side through Music, Art & Theater this summer at Harmonia School! Variety of Camps, Music Lessons, Shakespeare Workshop and MainStage productions for ages 4-17.
www.harmoniaschool.org , 204-F Mill St., NW, Vienna, VA, 703-938-7301.


KID Museum
Make it a summer of fun and invention with KID Museum. Make It! Summer camp run through August 14, with online and virtual programs in electronics, coding, space exploration and more. Half-day camps held by maker educators for 2nd-9th graders--including Community KIDs for 6th-9th graders to earn SSL hours while completing at-home service projects.
www.kid-museum.org ,


Kodeclik
Grades 3-12. Learn programming with us! Our unique curriculum is developed by award-winning academics and taught by top notch instructors formally trainined in computer science.
www.kodeclik.com , 703-729-5496.


Leaders of Tomorrow Youth
LTYC LEARN Virtual Arts Camp is 5 weeks of interactive arts for students ages 8-18. Enjoy daily classes in theater, music, dance, visual arts and creative writing. Experience live virtual classrooms, portfolio creation, virtual field trips and more! Camp begins July 13, 2020-August 14, 2020.
www.ltyc.net ,


Mad Science
Ages 6-11. Eight different camps to choose from! Full- or half-day at many locations in NOVA & MD. Awesome science fun for boys and girls. Now Offering Virtual Programs. 301-593-4777, 703-536-9897.
www.dc.madscience.org ,


Summer Camp at Minnieland
Summer is here and that means Summer Camp at Minnieland Academy! Join us for a safe and fun summer camp! Find a location near you and learn about our Covid-19 precautions. Contact us, now enrolling. Space is limited.
www.minnieland.com , 9296 West Carondelet Dr., Manassas, VA, 703-583-6158.


M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation
Prince George's County
2020 Virtual Summer Clubhouses: A variety of activities including STEAM, sports, arts, music, theater and more to provide a safe space online for youth to engage with their peers. 301-699-CALL (2255).
www.pgparks.com ,


Musical Expressions
Private Lessons in Piano, Violin, Guitar, Voice, Flute & More. Now offering Virtual Lessons! Studio located on Old Georgetown Rd. near Democracy Blvd. in Bethesda.
www.musicalexpressions.com , 301-530-7757.


The Pavilion at BeanTree
We're a state-of-the-art, 28,500 square-foot facility designed with your summer camper in mind! With full- and part-day schedules available. Offering a full-size gym, performance stage, cooking lab, computer technology and more!
www.Beantreepavilion.com , 43635 Greenway Corporate, Ashburn, VA, 571-223-3113.


Reston Montessori School
Enrolling ages 3 months-6th grade. Led by certified Montessori teachers, camp days will be filled with educational activities in a multi-age environment.
www.restonmontessori.com , 1928 Isaac Newton Sq., W., Reston, VA, 703-481-2922.


Restoration Reston Church's Free Summer Cooking Camp
The Virtual Cooking Camp, hosted August 3-14, 2020, will provide kids, grades 3 and up, an opportunity to learn how Jesus served others as they learn important cooking skills. This special camp will include regular Zoom chats between campers and Chef Craig Currie! Learn more and register online today!
www.restorationreston.org/event/cooking-camp/ ,


SBA Performing Arts Camp
Studio of Ballet Arts
Performing Arts Camps for girls & boys, ages 4-teens. Dance, Music, Drama, Art!! Register Online!
www.studioofballetarts.com , 301-260-2626.


The Siena School
Summer program consists of reading, writing, math and art enrichment. Students are grouped by ability level. Instruction is provided using the Siena curriculum and teaching methods.
www.thesienaschool.org , 1300 Forest Glen Rd., Silver Spring, MD, 301-244-3600.


Silver Stars Gymnastics
Ages 3.5-15. With 18,000 square feet of space, Silver Stars Gymnastics offers kids the opportunity to learn cartwheels, navigate the monkey bars and climb the ropes. Full- and half-day programs available. Two Locations: 2701 Pittman Dr., Silver Spring, MD & 14201 Woodcliff Ct., Bowie, MD.
www.gosilverstars.com , ssgoffice@gosilverstars.com, 301-589-0938.


Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
During Natural History Summer Explorations, students explore ocean science and paleontology through activities, projects and daily live video webinars with artists and Smithsonian science experts. 10th St. & Constitution Ave., NW, Washington, DC.
www.s.si.edu/nmnh-summer , YouthNMNH@si.edu, 202-633-1000.


Spring Bilingual Montessori Academy
Ages 2-6. Each week we select a Spanish or French speaking country that serves as our theme and our staff prepares cultural activities! Children may enroll in as few, or as many weeks as desired.
www.spring-bilingual.org/programs/summercamp/ ,


Sunset Hills Montessori School
Summer at SHMS provides our campers with a safe, nurturing environment that ties the Montessori philosophy with traditional summer camp fun!
www.sunsethillsmontessori.com , office@sunsethillsmontessori.com, 11180 Ridge Heights Rd., Reston, VA, 703-476-7477.


Suzuki Music Studio of Reston
Ages 3-adult. Dr. Barrett gives group and individual instruction in violin, viola, cello and piano using both traditional and Suzuki educational strategies. The Studios present four performances yearly.
www.barrettsuzuki.com , virtuosos2132@gmail.com, Reston, VA, 703-295-0659.


Tiny Chefs
Offering a variety of virtual programs. Our Virtual Video Series is available for families that need self-paced programs. Our Live Virtual Day Camps combine our virtual video series with a live component so your Tiny Chefs get social interaction. Our Private Virtual Lessons offer a face-to-face (virtual, of course) lesson with the owner herself, Anna Reeves!
www.tinychefs.com , 301-841-7395.


Traveling Players
Digital Camps for 2020! Faculty-to-student ratio 1:4. Beginner-Advanced Actor Training for Grades 3-12. Perform Greek Myths, Shakespeare or Slapstick Comedy!
www.travelingplayers.org , 703-987-1712.


UMBC - Summer Enrichment Academy
The Summer Enrichment Academy at UMBC offers unique, fun, and mind-expanding academic summer workshops and camp programs for middle and high school students.
www.sea.umbc.edu , sea@umbc.edu,


UNICEF
UNICEF USA is launching CAMP@HOME, a FREE summer camp experience for children with a philanthropic element, beginning on Monday, July 6, 2020.
www.unicefusa.org ,


Education & Enrichment Programs


Arts Barn
Performing and visual arts, including theater, music, dance, comedy, magic, films, rotating exhibitions, classes, and workshops.
www.gaithersburgmd.gov/aotg , 311 Kent Square Rd., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6394.


Casey Community Center
Join us for cooking classes, family-friendly programs, movie screenings, sensory-friendly opportunities, holiday events, dance and fitness classes, Creative Tot Time for preschoolers and more!
www.gaithersburgmd.gov , 810 S. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6366.


The Children's Science Center Lab
The Children's Science Center Lab is welcoming visitors to explore and create through their most popular programs virtually! Guests can now register for virtual summer camps, virtual birthday parties, virtual field trips and virtual animal encounters. The Children's Science Center offers free experiences on its social media and YouTube Channel: Children's Science Center Lab. Videos include demonstrations, book readings, DIY experiments and animal keeper talks. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Visit our website for more information.
www.childsci.org ,


City of Gaithersburg - Aquatics
The City of Gaithersburg offers a wide variety of group swim lessons from 6 months to adults, year round!
www.gaithersburgmd.gov/Recreation/Aquatics , 2 Teachers Way, Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6445.


City of Gaithersburg Community Museum
Investigate, play and watch trains go by! Museum includes a locomotive, a caboose, an RDC, Budd car, B & O Station and Freight House. Hands-on fun!
www. gaithersburgmd.gov , museum@gaithersburgmd.gov, 9 S. Summit Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6160.


City of Gaithersburg Observatory Park
Yes, you really can see the rings around Saturn through our telescopes! Once a month events talks and hands-on STEM activities. Weather permitting.
www. gaithersburgmd.gov , museum@gaithersburgmd.gov, 100 DeSellum Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6160.


DAR Museum
Experience the excitement innovation and wonder of a 1900 World's Fair. Learn about inventions of the time and celebrate cultures around the world by connecting with embassies and cultural centers.
www.dar.org/museum , 1776 D St., NW, Washington, DC, 202-879-3241.


Eric Energy
Interactive STEM assemblies, programs and/or presentations. Great for camps and after-school programs. Now Offering Virtual Programs.
www.ericenergy , 410-336-8295.


Essig Education Group Summer Courses and Coaching
Rising 6-College Freshman. Zoom into summer with Essig Education Group's online executive function courses: Essential Study Skills (6-8/ 9-12). Launch to College. Essay Writing for College Applications.
www.essigeducationgroup.com , info@essigeducationgroup,com, 703-598-5036.


FONZ
Zoo-per Summer Fun! Enjoy Free Activities and education all year long!
www.fonz.org/athome , www.fonz.org/animalcams,


Highest Speak
Highest Speak offers public speaking classes, workshops & camps (online and live) to children grades K-8. Our goal is to eliminate the anxiety of public speaking early, so that it never even develops! 1-833-3HSPEAK.
www.highspeak.com , info@highspeak.com, Fairfax, VA,


Kidcreate Studio - Alexandria
Host a party where you know your child and their friends are being inspired, creative and educated by a live Kidcreate Art Teacher. Art kits included! Virtual offerings too!
www.kidcreate.com/alexandria , alexandriava@kidcreatestudio.com, 724 Jefferson St., Alexandria, VA, 703-660-4814.


Nature Explore
Engaging inspiring research-based Nature Explore educator workshops support comprehensive learning with nature. Designed for adults who work with children in many ways from schools, to early childhood programs, to environmental education programs. Schedule at your own site. Now offering Nature Explore Live Online! 1-888-908-8733.
www.natureexplore.org ,


Shakespeare Theatre Company
Ages 7-18. Shakespeare Theatre Company believes in an ongoing study and practice of Shakespeare and his work. Learners of all ages will question without fear, inspire dialogue and challenge established ideas while evoking new and inventive thought. STC offers Camp Shakespeare for ages 7-18 and teen and adult classes year round.
www.ShakespeareTheatre.org , 516 18th St., SE, Washington, DC, 202-547-3230.


Young Artists of America
The premiere musical theater program offers young performing artists rigorous and inspirational training and performance opportunities with the region's top faculty and Broadway artists.
www.yaa.org , 5301 Tuckerman La., North Bethesda, MD, 301-272-8604.


Therapy & Telemedicine


Applied Behavioral Counseling
Autism Summer Program
A therapeutic program for boys and girls ages 3-15 on the Autism Spectrum. Designed to help children experience success and gain mastery in social skills, communication, motor skills, play skills, cognitive skills, independence and daily living skills.
www.Appliedabc.com/summer , 866-352-5010.


Kids' Communication Center
A pediatric speech-language therapy practice serving the DC area. All of our certified speech language pathologists believe that children learn best through play and therefore employ a play-based approach during our sessions. We have successfully transitioned to teletherapy and are currently accepting new patients for both individual and group sessions.
www.thekidscommunicationcenter.com ,


TPG Pediatrics
Care for infants through teens. Welcoming new patients. In-office and Telemedicine appointments for both well and sick visits available daily. Accepting most insurance, including Tricare. Alexandria, Chantilly, Fairfax & Woodbridge.
www.tpg-pc.com ,


Party & Family Fun


Michael Chamberlin, Magician
Now offering VIRTUAL PARTIES! Known as the "Dean of Deception" across Washington for over 35 years at birthdays, schools and libraries. Michael's seamless blend of comedy and magic creates a dazzling show for all ages.
www.mikecmagic.com , mikecmagic@hotmail.com, 301-656-5693.


City of Gaithersburg - Casey Farmers Market
Casey Farmers Market at the Casey Community Center is held Thursdays, May-November; 1-5:30 p.m. Find local produce, meats, baked goods, coffee and so much more.
www.gaithersburgmd.gov , 301-805-1528.


City of Gaithersburg - Jingle Jubilee & Tree Lighting
Music, Dancing Santa and more! December 5, 2020; 6-7:30 p.m. at City Hall.
www.gaithersburgmd.gov , 301-805-1528.


City of Gaithersburg - Kentlands
Main Stree Farmers and Artists Market in Kentlands. Saturdays year round; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Find local produce, meats, baked goods, spirits, coffee and so much more.
www.gaithersburgmd.gov , 301-805-1528.


City of Gaithersburg Community Museum
Investigate, play6 and watch trains go by! Museum includes a locomotive, a caboose, an RDC, Budd car, B&O Station and Freight House. Hands-on fun!
www.gaithersburgmd.gov , museum@gaithersburgmd.gov, 9 S. Summit Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6160.


City of Gaithersburg Miniature Golf
Come play a round or two at the only Miniature Golf park in the area with a beautiful Waterfall!
www.gaithersburgmd.gov , 514 S. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6350.


City of Gaithersburg Observatory Park
Yes, you really can see the rings around Saturn through our telescopes! Once a month events with talks and hands-on STEM activities. Weather permitting.
www.gaithersburgmd.gov , museum@gaithersburgmd.gov, 100 DeSellum Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6160.


City of Gaithersburg Skate Park
Gaithersburg's Skate Park is designed for skateboards, inline skates and BMX bikes. The park includes ramps and structures suitable for a wide range of ages and skill levels.
www.gaithersburgmd.gov/about-us/city-facilities/skate-park , 510 S. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6359.


City of Gaithersburg Sports
Gaithersburg Sports provides affordable opportunities for participation in sports in our community for all ages.
www.gaithersburgmd.gov/Recreation/Sports , 506 South Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6350.


City of Gaithersburg Sports - Ready, Set, Run!
Ready, Set, Run! is a 10-week program designed for youth grades 3-8 with the goal of completing a 5K run.
www.gaithersburgmd.gov/Recreation/Sports , 506 South Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6350.


City of Gaithersburg Sports - Speed and Agility Clinics
The Speed and Agility Clinics develop skills and endurance athletes can use in any sport. Designed for youth ages 8-16.
www.gaithersburgmd.gov/Recreation/Sports , 506 South Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6350.


City of Gaithersburg SportsFest
The SportsFest is an annual celebration of youth sports in our community emphasizing the philosophy of getting active and having fun!
www.gaithersburgmd.gov/Recreation/Sports , 506 South Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg, MD, 301-258-6350.


City of Gaithersburg SportsFest
This year's SportsFest is a virtual celebration of youth sports in our community emphasizing the philosophy of getting active and having fun!
www. gaithersburgmd.gov/Recreation/virtual-programming , 301-258-6350.


City of Gaithersburg SummerFest
A free program of fun family activities.
www. gaithersburgmd.gov/recreation/virtual-programming , 301-258-6350.


Kentlands Mansion
A landmark since 1900, the Mansion is an ideal venue for weddings, social functions and business meetings. The Mansion Art Gallery offers the opportunity to view art in a timeless setting.
kentlands@gaithersburgmd.gov, 301-258-6425.


Oh Susannah Music
Ages 1-6. Parties, Playdates, Daycare Enrichment, Virtual Babysitting. Book your Virtual Show now!
www.SusannahMusic.com , OhSusannahDC@gmail.com, 301-933-2006.


Products & Services


PayYourNanny.com
Payyournanny.com is a household employment payroll and tax service assisting families hiring nannies, housekeepers, private nurses and personal assistants. Our services are all online.
www.PayYourNanny.com , byudd@payyournanny.com, 703-819-9796.