Takoma Park

Considered to be Washington D.C.’s first commuter suburb, Takoma Park was founded in 1883.  The town has an extensive historic district with everything from large Victorian homes to tiny bungalows. 

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Crossroads Farmers’ Market

The producers-only market, held every Wednesday from 11am-3pm from June to Thanksgiving. We feature local fruits and vegetables from sustainable…

Takoma Park Farmers’ Market

Join us every Sunday on Laurel Avenue in historic Old Takoma. The market includes the freshest local, seasonal produce, breads,…

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Maryland Youth Ballet-2014 Summer Classes

Silver Spring

Classes for ages 2 years thru adult; levels from beginner to advanced; single classes, workshops, or all-day, 5-week intensives. Please call or visit our website for more information. COME DANCE WITH US THIS SUMMER! Now enrolling.

Music Video Summer Camp

Silver Spring

During our two- week day camp, students will work in teams to create a music video from their favorite artist. Each team will produce, shoot, and edit their music video in downtown Silver Spring. A Screening party is planned for the last day of class, Friday July 25. Students will invite their family and friends to watch the final projects. Music Video camp is open to students ages 15 to 18. A maximum of 10 students can participate. Camp starts at 9:00 a.m. and will finish at 4 p.m. weekdays from July 14 " 25. Bring your lunch each day. The cost is $850.00 per student.

Summer Arts Camp @ CREATE Arts Center

Silver Spring

When school is out, art is in at CREATE! Join us all summer long for our exciting art camps where students will work on projects including drawing, painting, sculpture, collage and more! See below for a list of camp dates. All camp days begin at 9 a.m. and end at 3 p.m. Before and After Camp Care are available from 8:30 " 9 a.m. and 3 " 6 p.m.