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FEATURED EVENTS

Dates: 
01/16/2018

Location:

2501 11th Street NW
Washington, DC, 20001-3923
United States

Phone:

(202) 282-0123
Time: 
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Admissions Open House - Duke Ellington School of the Arts

Pay us a visit during one of our scheduled Open Houses – learn more about our extraordinary program and see us in action, with student-led tours of the school and visits to arts departments while classes are in session. We look forward to seeing you!
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Dates: 
12/18/2017
12/19/2017
12/20/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

National Presbyterian School
4121 Nebraska Ave NW
Washington, DC, 20016
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

Hoops Basketball Winter Break Camp

Hoops Basketball Winter Break Camp
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Dates: 
12/22/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

Stoddert Elementary (Glover Park)
4001 Calvert St NW
Washington, DC, 20007
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

Hoops Basketball Winter Break Camp

Stoddert Elementary Winter Break Camps
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Dates: 
12/27/2017
12/28/2017
12/29/2017

Organization:

Imagination Stage

Location:

4908 Auburn Ave
Bethesda, MD, 20814
United States

Phone:

301-280-1660
Time: 
9:00AM-12:00PM

Winter Break Arts Blast! Magic Suitcase

What will we find in our Magic Suitcase this winter? Take a look inside for curious clues as to where we’re off to today! During our three-hour mini-camp, students will explore stories that coordinate with the destination revealed by the Magic Suitcase each day. Students will create characters and bring stories to life through dramatic play, music, movement, visual art, and the use of simple props and costumes.
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Dates: 
01/06/2018
01/13/2018
01/20/2018
Time: 
various

Location:

The nZone
14550 Lee Road
Chantilly , VA, 20151
United States

Phone:

202-587-5000

D.C. United’s Virginia Winter Camp Series

D.C. United’s Winter Camps Series (WCS) aims to develop the skill level of all soccer players while increasing their passion for the game of soccer. WCS has been strategically designed to maximize each individual athlete’s proficiency and tactical understanding of the game, while also creating a fun and competitive environment. Led by top D.C. United instructors, our WCS provides 10 weeks of training with an emphasis on technique, tactics, soccer fitness / soccer aerobics. Each session takes place on Saturday mornings for a total of 90 minutes for youth aged U7 – U11 (co-ed, all skill levels) and U12- U16 (boys, all skill levels).
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Dates: 
12/21/2017
12/22/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

St. Bartholomew (Bethesda)
6900 River Rd
Bethesda, MD, 20817
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

Hoops Basketball Winter Break Camp

St. Bartholomew Winter Break Camps
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Dates: 
12/26/2017
12/27/2017
12/28/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

Our Lady of Mercy School (Potomac)
9222 Kentsdale Dr
Potomac, MD, 20854
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

Our Lady of Mercy School Winter Break Camps

All Sports and Games Winter Break Camp
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Dates: 
12/26/2017
12/27/2017
12/28/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

St. Bartholomew (Bethesda)
6900 River Rd
Bethesda, MD, 20817
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

St. Bartholomew Winter Break Camps

Hoops Basketball Winter Break Camp
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Dates: 
01/10/2018
02/07/2018
03/07/2018

Organization:

Kinhaven School

Location:

4201-A N. Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA, 22203
United States

Phone:

703-525-4636
Time: 
10:00 am

Opportunities to Visit Kinhaven

Tours for prospective parents are offered at 10am on the dates listed below. Contact the school office at 703.525.4636 or kinhavenoffice@covad.net to reserve a spot as space is limited. Babes in arms are welcome; we encourage families to seek alternate child care for toddlers and preschoolers so that this informational session is productive for all visitors.
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Dates: 
01/08/2018

Organization:

Sheridan School

Location:

4400 Thirty-Sixth St. NW
Washington, DC, 20008
United States

Phone:

(202) 362-7900
Time: 
8:45 am - 11:00 am

Open House - Sheridan School

Hear from our Head of School, Academic Administration and a student panel then enoy a tour as a parent ambassador leads you through our classrooms. Snacks provided.
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Dates: 
12/26/2017
12/27/2017
12/28/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

Stoddert Elementary (Glover Park)
4001 Calvert St NW
Washington, DC, 20007
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

Stoddert Elementary Winter Break Camps

Hoops Basketball Winter Break Camp
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Dates: 
12/26/2017
12/27/2017
12/28/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

Lafayette Elementary (Chevy Chase)
5701 Broad Branch Rd NW
Washington, DC, 20015
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

Lafayette Elementary Winter Break Camps

All Sports and Games Winter Break Camp
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Dates: 
12/18/2017
12/19/2017
12/20/2017

Organization:

Ballet Petite

Location:

The Little House, Westmoreland Hills Park 5315 Elliott Road
Bethesda, MD, 20816
United States

Phone:

301-229-6882
Time: 
see website for details

Winter Wonderland Camps and Workshops

Join Ballet Petite for day camps created especially for when school is on holiday. Daily activities include arts and crafts, games, and fun innovative dance classes in ballet, musical theatre, and hip-hop. Campers become dancers in immersive and imaginative adventures through dance, music, storytelling and performing with wonderful teachers. When school is closed, we are having fun creating magic with our campers!
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Dates: 
12/21/2017
12/22/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

Our Lady of Mercy School (Potomac)
9222 Kentsdale Dr
Potomac, MD, 20854
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

All Sports and Games Winter Break Camp

Our Lady of Mercy School Winter Break Camps
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Dates: 
12/22/2017
12/23/2017
12/27/2017

Location:

2700 F Street, NW
Washington, DC, 20566
United States

Phone:

(202) 467-4600
Time: 
varies, check website

Mr. Popper's Penguins

Meet some feathery friends out of their element in this fresh and funny musical adaptation of Richard and Florence Atwater’s popular book.
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Dates: 
12/22/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

Stuart-Hobson Middle (Capitol Hill)
410 E St NE
Washington, DC, 20002
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

All Sports and Games Winter Break Camp

Stuart-Hobson Middle Winter Break Camps
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Dates: 
12/18/2017
12/19/2017
12/20/2017

Organization:

The Field School

Location:

2301 Foxhall Rd NW
Washington, DC, 20007
United States

Phone:

202.295.5800
Time: 
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Small Group Tours - The Field School

Get to know The Field School! Throughout the fall and winter, we run daily small group tours of the campus and classrooms in action beginning at 9:00 a.m. Including a question-and-answer session, this visit lasts about two hours. You must contact us to make an appointment—call the Front Office at 202-295-5800 to set up your visit.
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Dates: 
12/21/2017
12/22/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

St. Elizabeth Catholic Church
917 Montrose Rd
Rockville, MD, 20852
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

All Sports and Games Winter Break Camp

St. Elizabeth Catholic Winter Break Camps
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Dates: 
01/05/2018

Location:

4715 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC, 20011
United States

Phone:

202-291-5737
Time: 
Varies

Admission Open House - Jewish Primary Day School of the Nation's Capital

Explore MILTON! Please join us at our Admission Open House. Learn how a MILTON education can inspire your child.
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Dates: 
01/10/2018
01/11/2018

Location:

10309 New Hampshire Ave
Silver Spring, MD, 20903
United States

Phone:

301-434-2313
Time: 
10:00 am

Silver Spring Nursery School Open House

Silver Spring Nursery School (SSNS) will hold its Open House for the 2018/2019 school year on Wednesday, January 10th and Thursday, January 11th. There will be a snow date for Friday, January 12th. We encourage you to come on the day your child’s prospective class is being held. There will be an informational session each day at 10:00 am, followed by a tour of the school and have the opportunity to talk with our wonderful teachers.
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Dates: 
01/10/2018
01/24/2018
02/07/2018
Time: 
Varies

Location:

The Lab School of Washington's Reservoir Campus
4759 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC, 20007
United States

Phone:

202-965-6600

The Lab School of Washington - Info Sessions & Tours - (grades 5-6-7-8)

The best way to understand what makes Lab extraordinary is to come see us. We welcome junior high and high school students who may be applying to attend our information sessions and tours with their parent(s)/guardian(s)
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Dates: 
12/29/2017

Organization:

Imagination Stage

Location:

4908 Auburn Ave
Bethesda, MD, 20814
United States

Phone:

301-280-1660
Time: 
9:00AM-9:00PM

Winter Break Arts Blast! The Play Off

Based on popular 24-hour play festivals around the country, Imagination Stage is excited to host the Play Off competition! Actors register in teams (get a group of friends or classmates together!) or as individuals (and IS will assign you to team) and work towards producing a 10-minute play—all within 24 hours! Teams are provided mentorship by Imagination Stage staff, access to props and costumes from Imagination Stage’s collection, and will perform in The Reeve Studio Theatre for a panel of judges comprised of theatre professionals from the DC community. Friends and family are invited to attend the performance at 7:30pm.
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Dates: 
01/06/2018

Organization:

The Field School

Location:

2301 Foxhall Rd NW
Washington, DC, 20007
United States

Phone:

202.295.5800
Time: 
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Information Session - The Field School

As an alternative to a tour, families may prefer to attend one of our information sessions, which include a tour of the campus, presentation, and question-and-answer session. Registration is not required.
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Dates: 
01/10/2018
01/24/2018
02/07/2018

Organization:

School For Friends

Location:

2201 P St NW
Washington, DC, 20037
United States

Phone:

202-328-1789
Time: 
9:30 am

School For Friends - Open Houses

In order to accommodate the number of parents who would like to tour our program, we will be scheduling open houses for potential applicants for Fall 2018 enrollment. At the open houses, Berna Artis, the Head of School for Friends, will be giving a presentation about the school, and then you may walk around the building and observe in the classrooms. All open houses start at 9:30 AM and are held at School for Friends, 2201 P Street N.W. (within the Church of the Pilgrims building). Parking is very limited in our lot on the corner of 22nd and Q, so please allow time to find on-street parking. You must sign up in advance since we can accommodate only 20 families at a time.
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Dates: 
12/26/2017
12/27/2017
12/28/2017

Location:

3001 Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, DC, 20008
United States

Phone:

202-633-4888
Time: 
9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (campers must be dropped off between 8:45 a.m. and 9 a.m. in the Visitor Center lobby)

Snow Safari Day Camp

Welcome to FONZ Snow Safari Day Camp! Each of the Snow Safari programs explores a different set of animals and themes. In every program, campers gain a sense of respect and appreciation for the natural world, learning how their actions and decisions affect the environment. Through hands-on activities such as games, crafts, scientific exploration, and experiments, campers have fun while learning about animals and conservation. Campers go on zoo walks each day to get an inside perspective on zoo conservation and animal care.
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Dates: 
12/27/2017
12/28/2017
12/29/2017

Organization:

Imagination Stage

Location:

4908 Auburn Ave
Bethesda, MD, 20814
United States

Phone:

301-280-1660
Time: 
9:00AM-12:00PM

Winter Break Arts Blast! Magic Suitcase

What will we find in our Magic Suitcase this winter? Take a look inside for curious clues as to where we’re off to today! During our three-hour mini-camp, students will explore stories that coordinate with the destination revealed by the Magic Suitcase each day. Students will create characters and bring stories to life through dramatic play, music, movement, visual art, and the use of simple props and costumes.
Learn More

Dates: 
01/20/2018
02/06/2018

Organization:

AUCP Preschool

Location:

4444 Arlington Boulevard
Arlington, VA, 22204
United States

Phone:

703.892.3878
Time: 
10:00 am

Arlington Unitarian Cooperative Preschool Open House

We invite you to learn more about us by attending our Annual Open House or joining a tour
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Dates: 
12/22/2017
12/26/2017
12/27/2017

Organization:

The Theatre Lab

Location:

733 8th Street NW
Washington, DC, 20001
United States

Phone:

(202) 824-0449
Time: 
9:00am-3:00pm

School's Out! Day Camps

For those days when there's no school but parents still have to work! School's Out camps, modeled on The Theatre Lab’s award-winning Summer Acting Camps for Kids, are perfect for children grades 1-6, who enjoy being creative and making new friends, and are designed to be fun for novices as well as kids who have already been bitten by the drama bug. Drama activities are scheduled from 9:00am-3:00pm, and kids can come for just one day or the whole week. Families can extend a child's day from 8:30am-5:00pm by choosing our extended-day recreational activities option.
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Dates: 
12/17/2017
12/19/2017
12/20/2017

Location:

511 10TH St, NW
Washington, DC, 20004
United States

Phone:

(202) 347-4833
Time: 
varies

A Christmas Carol

Join the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future as they lead the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge on a journey of transformation and redemption. Originally conceived by Michael Baron, this music-infused production captures the magic and joy of Dickens’s Yuletide classic. Acclaimed actor Craig Wallace returns to play Ebenezer Scrooge. This annual production has been a Washington tradition for more than 35 years. Length: 2 hours with one intermission. Recommended for ages 5 and older.
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Dates: 
12/17/2017
12/21/2017
12/22/2017

Organization:

Synetic Theater

Location:

1800 S. Bell Street
Arlington, VA, 22202
United States

Phone:

(866) 811-4111
Time: 
Varies

Hansel & Gretel

Follow the trail of white pebbles and breadcrumbs to Synetic Theater for this magical production of the Brothers Grimm well-known fairytale, Hansel and Gretel. In this wordless production, viewers young and old will be transported to the house in the woods built of bread and cakes with windowpanes of sugar. It is here where Hansel and Gretel must outsmart the half-blind and hungry Witch in order to return to their family. This wordless Synetic Family Theater production is suitable for all ages. Hansel & Gretel is being offered as part of Synetic’s 2017/18 3 Show Family Subscription Package. Tickets to The Adventures of Peter Pan and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz are also included in this package. 4 Show Mainstage Subscribers are able to purchase tickets to see Hansel & Gretel at a discounted rate. Email synetic@synetictheater.org, or call the Subscription Hotline at 703.824.8060 x117 and ask about the 4 Show MainStage Subscriber discount.
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Dates: 
01/17/2018
02/14/2018
03/14/2018
Time: 
9:30 am - 11:30 am

Location:

The Lab School of Washington's Foxhall Campus
1550 Foxhall Road NW
Washington, DC, 20007
United States

Phone:

202-965-6600

The Lab School of Washington - Info Sessions & Tours - Elementary (grades 1-4)

The best way to understand what makes Lab extraordinary is to come see us. We welcome junior high and high school students who may be applying to attend our information sessions and tours with their parent(s)/guardian(s)
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Dates: 
12/20/2017
12/21/2017
12/22/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

Grace Episcopal Day School (Kensington)
9411 Connecticut Ave
Kensington, MD, 20895
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

Trailblazers Winter Break Camp

Grace Episcopal Day School Winter Break Camps
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Dates: 
12/26/2017
12/27/2017
12/28/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

Oyster Elementary (Woodley Park)
2801 Calvert St NW
Washington, DC, 20008
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

Oyster Elementary Winter Break Camps

All Sports and Games Winter Break Camp
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Dates: 
12/22/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

Lafayette Elementary (Chevy Chase)
5701 Broad Branch Rd NW
Washington, DC, 20015
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

All Sports and Games Winter Break Camp

Lafayette Elementary Winter Break Camps
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Dates: 
12/17/2017
12/18/2017
12/19/2017

Location:

3001 Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, DC, 20008
United States

Phone:

202-633-4888
Time: 
5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

ZooLights

Join the thousands of visitors who make ZooLights a part of their annual holiday tradition.
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Dates: 
12/22/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

Oyster Elementary (Woodley Park)
2801 Calvert St NW
Washington, DC, 20008
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

All Sports and Games Winter Break Camp

Oyster Elementary Winter Break Camps
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Dates: 
12/27/2017
12/28/2017
12/29/2017

Organization:

Imagination Stage

Location:

4908 Auburn Ave
Bethesda, MD, 20814
United States

Phone:

301-280-1660
Time: 
9:00AM-3:30PM

Winter Break Arts Blast! Theatre Sampler

The camp day is broken up into several sections that span a variety of theatrical topics. Past sessions have included Acting, Production, Improvisation, Stage Combat, Directing, Musical Theatre, Dialects, and Acting for the Camera. Session topics vary from day to day.
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Dates: 
12/26/2017
12/27/2017
12/28/2017
Time: 
9:00am - 3:00pm

Location:

Stuart-Hobson Middle (Capitol Hill)
410 E St NE
Washington, DC, 20002
United States

Phone:

(301) 933-0398

Stuart-Hobson Middle Winter Break Camps

All Sports and Games Winter Break Camp
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Dates: 
01/06/2018
01/13/2018
01/20/2018
Time: 
various

Location:

Capital SportsPlex
10011 Good Luck Rd.
Glen Dale , MD, 20769
United States

Phone:

202-587-5000

D.C. United’s Maryland Winter Camp Series

D.C. United’s Winter Camps Series (WCS) aims to develop the skill level of all soccer players while increasing their passion for the game of soccer. WCS has been strategically designed to maximize each individual athlete’s proficiency and tactical understanding of the game, while also creating a fun and competitive environment. Led by top D.C. United instructors, our WCS provides 10 weeks of training with an emphasis on technique, tactics, soccer fitness / soccer aerobics. Each session takes place on Saturday mornings for a total of 90 minutes for youth aged U7 – U11 (co-ed, all skill levels) and U12- U16 (boys, all skill levels).
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