Washington Grove

Originally a Methodist meeting ground founded in 1872 on a 200-acre tract of land, summer camp followers eventually constructed year-round homes.  You can still walk the tree-lined streets of “The Grove” and see the original summer cottages in their idyllic settings.

AG Paintball Games Ltd.

Professionally owned sports center offering paintball for individuals, groups and parties.

Bowl America

“There’s no place more fun than Bowl America! From grade school to grandparents, we get the good times rolling for…

Clopper Lake

Clopper lake has an over-abundance of largemouth bass, as well as tiger muskie fingerlings, and a hybrid cross of northern…

Gaithersburg Community Museum

Located in the restored B&O Railroad Station complex. Museum features educational exhibits and programs.

Gaithersburg International Latitude Observatory

Built in 1899, the observatory is a National Historic Landmark.

Gaithersburg Water Park

Intended for recreational swimming, the main pool has shallow water play spaces, a raindrop water umbrella, and water slides. The…

Kentlands Mansion

Nestled in the heart of Montgomery County in Gaithersburg, Maryland is a beautiful country estate known as Kentlands Mansion. It…

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

In 2001, the American Chemical Society celebrated the first 100 years of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)…

Seneca Creek State Park

The park, comprised of 6,300 acres, extends along 14 scenic miles of Seneca Creek, as it winds its way to…

Shadowland

Shadowland is a top destination for families in MD and VA. Offers unique laser adventures for families, youth groups, even…

Spagnvola Chocolatier

We are a Farm and Factory Owned Chocolatier. We import our own exquisite Cocoa beans from our exotic farm in…

Upcoming Events in Town

Photography as Art

Gaithersburg

Using the basics of the camera and composition, create a variety of fun art projects from you photo imagery. Projects may include photo cards, transfer and the creation of artwork from your photography. Campers provide a white T-shirt for a final project. Bring a digital camera that usues a memory card. Invite family and friends to an exhibition of your artwork on the last day of camp. 7-9 year old: 12:30pm- 3:pm. 10-12 years old : 9:00am- 11:30am

On the Hunt for the Grand Masters

Gaithersburg

Through games, explorative adventure and artwork we will discover the lives and inspiration of five great artists from history. Using a variety of media (charcoal, watercolor, pastels and acrylic) we will create our own masterpieces in the style of the artisits that we have explored. Invite family and friends to an exhibition of your artwork on the last day of camp. Ages 8-12

ActDanceSingSummerCamps

Gaithersburg

Each age group gets voice class, dance class and acting class each morning. Kids help develop the final sharing performance. In the process they receive expert instruction in acting, singing and dance from professional performers/teachers. Afternoon electives include, comic improv, playwriting, original story creation and production, art classes. Afternoon campers also get to have lots of creative input into the final production. ALL kids are equal! No stars or rather, ALL STARS! We don't cast a show with a couple leads and the rest background. Everyone gets equal stage time in voice, dance and acting!