|Creative Saturdays is starting this weekend!|
Easel with Whiteboard Workshop
Pique your child’s visual arts interests with our hands-on workshop where you and your child can build an easel. Your young artist can display artwork from school or create a new masterpiece on the dry-erase whiteboard keeping the project mess free. (Tip: Supplies do run out so best to arrive early.)
Posh Kids Yoga
Check out a free kids yoga class as part of Posh’s Open House!
Where: Posh Cycling & Fitness, College Park
Mt. Rainier Nature Center
Check out some hands-on exhibits, live animals, educational displays, a play area and more at this fun, lo-fi, petite, local site. Read about our fun time here!
Where: Mt. Rainier Nature & Recreation Center, 4701 31st Place, Mt. Rainier
Celebrate the Hispanic tradition of the Three Kings Day Celebration with music, refreshments, and more. Kids 10 and under will receive a gift from the Three Kings. (Note: Must call 301-345-4918 to register.)
Where: College Park Community Center, 5051 Pierce Ave, College Park
Where: Patuxent Research Refuge, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop, Laurel
Beloved Joe’s art teachers Clara Majors brings visual and performing arts training and traditions from her home country of Peru to this week’s Creative Saturday event. Upcycling old CDs, styrofoam trays, odd buttons, and scraps of wood into something magical under Clara’s direction! This class may get messy – so dress accordingly!
Gymnastics Workshop / Open Gym at PG Sports & Learning Complex
This place is really great for 1-12 year olds! HUGE. Two climbing walls. Two foam pits. Tons of equipment for curious ones to explore and blow off some steam. Very clean. Spaces are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Parents are required to be on the floor with the children (Maximum 3 child:1 adult). Check out my review here!
Where: 8001 Sheriff Road, Landover
Cost: $7 per child.
Join us the first Saturday of every month as we explore a different aviation themed topic through STEAM-based, hands on activities. This is a drop-in program, fun for children.
Where: College Park Aviation Museum, College Park
Cost: $5 (includes museum admission)
Storytime & Check out a new library! (Storytime for ages 3 – 5)
Storytime and your chance to check out the newly reopened New Carrollton Library. It’s a beaut and the underwater-themed kids room is great! More about our visit to the New Carrollton library here.
There’s sun in the forecast (as of the time I write this post) so head outside and go for a stroll or a bike ride or a slow but enjoyable crawl along lovely Lake Artemesia! Last time we went, spotted some turtles, frogs, ducks & birds of all stripes, beautiful lilipads & more!
When: Sunrise to sunset
Where: Berwyn Rd & 55th Ave, Berwyn Heights
Arts Drop In at MilkBoy ArtHouse
College Park Arts Exchange does their Arts Drop-In at MilkBoy ArtHouse! Seating and capacity is limited. Project supplies are provided at no cost. While not required to buy anything, you may find it hard to do the project without being by a table, so make a morning out of it, purchase brunch and do your artwork on the support of a table.
Where: MilkBoy ArtHouse, 7416 Baltimore Ave, College Park
When: Sunrise to sunset
📅 January 7th – 13th: Free Yoga, Pilates or Feldenkrais class for students NEW to Yoga Space! **Additionally, for the duration of the Government Shut Down, the price per class is $5 for all locked out from work. Here in Hyattsville, the honor system prevails no proof needed.
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