Brookeville

Established in 1794, Brookeville is one of the county’s earliest settlements.  The small town is known as “U.S. Capital for a Day,” where the President James Madison fled when the British burned Washington, D.C. in the War of 1812. 

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Town of Brookeville

Stroll though this quaint town including the Brookeville Academy (circa 1810), the recently restored 19th-century one room schoolhouse, and the…

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The Tempest

Olney

Shakespeares glorious tale of magical creatures, love and forgiveness on a faraway island is sure to captivate in our outdoor space, the Root Family Stage. In celebration of their 65th consecutive year of touring, well be returning to an old format weve used in the past, in which National Players veterans compose half of the cast of this professional show, mentoring current National Players who take the younger roles.

Fibre Arts Mania!

Sandy Spring

Fiber Arts Maker Mania! Week 1: July 14-18, 2014 1pm-4pm Week 2: July 21-25, 2014 9am-12pm Ages 8-13 If you like to work with your hands, then come join us for two fiber-ific weeks! Campers will have fun experiencing a variety of materials and skills. Week 1: Campers will learn to spin, customize drop spindles, dye wool, sun print t-shirts, create straw bracelets, make paper lanterns, crochet and learn the ancient Japanese art of braiding. Week 2: Campers will learn to knit, make baskets, felt and make their own paper Find out which fiber art is your favorite!

The Tempest

Olney

Shakespeares glorious tale of magical creatures, love and forgiveness on a faraway island is sure to captivate in our outdoor space, the Root Family Stage. In celebration of their 65th consecutive year of touring, well be returning to an old format weve used in the past, in which National Players veterans compose half of the cast of this professional show, mentoring current National Players who take the younger roles.