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Hike trails and wade streams, walk ponds and lake shores to find native wildlife. Each day campers will travel to a new location. Campers will observe, catch, photograph and release frogs, toads, tadpoles, salamanders, lizards, t urtles, crayfish, minnows and many smaller critters that live the life aquatic, as well as their nearby woodland neighbors. Dress to get wet and dirty, this is serious adventure play. Led by Fish & Explore Staff.

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NAE 2
10-16 years (must be 7 years old by the start of camp)
5 days @ 8 hrs per day, $445/$427 MCC district residents.
1803.118          M-F, 8/13-8/17          8 a.m.-4 p.m.

YOUNG ARTISTS’ STUDIO
For ages 13–18
Full-day, week-long session
Monday-Friday, Aug. 13-17, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
5 sessions @ 6.5 hrs, $460/$435 MCC district residents. (6209.118)

 

For any young artist with the desire to learn classical drawing. No previous experience is necessary.

 

Join us as we welcome back Kerry Vosler and her highly regarded atelier studio for the third year in a row!

 

This workshop will introduce the young artist to a classical atelier program of instruction. Students will learn to draw through direct observation led by master instructor, Kerry Vosler.

 

Students will draw a variety of pictures in charcoal throughout the week, including copy work from the late 19th century Bargue- Gérôme Drawing Course, culminating in a session with a live model on Friday afternoon.

 

The Bargue drawings this year will include different content on the human skull and muscles of the face and neck. Students will have at least two finished portfolio drawings by the end of the week, and parents and families are encouraged to attend the closing certificate ceremony on Friday. During lunch, guest artists will be invited to speak to the students. Stay tuned for all details and daily schedule on the MPA website: www.mpaart.org/education/summer-art-camps.

 

While the MCC continues its extensive renovation, MPA is temporarily located at: MPA@ChainBridge 1446 Chain Bridge Rd., McLean, Va. (in the Giant Shopping Center) 703-790-1953 · 703-847-1953

 

Monotype Print Making for Teens
For ages 13–18
Monday-Thursday, Aug. 20–23, 4:30–7:30 p.m.
4 sessions @ 3 hrs, $195/$180 MCC district residents. (6210.118)

 

Explore the exciting world of monotypesusing a variety of techniques that include color blending, layering of images, inventive textural treatments and more as you create a beautiful series of prints. We will work from a variety of sources for subject matter including still life, landscape and abstract motifs and patterns. We will also look at various artists’ prints including Impressionist, Modernist and contemporary art sources for inspiration. Stay tuned for all details and daily schedule on the MPA website: www.mpaart.org/education/summer-art-camps.

 

While the MCC continues its extensive renovation, MPA is temporarily located at: MPA@ChainBridge 1446 Chain Bridge Rd., McLean, Va. (in the Giant Shopping Center) 703-790-1953 · 703-847-1953

CLASSES FOR CHILDREN & TEENS

Dance classes are temporarily located at 1374 Chain Bridge Rd., in the Langley Shopping Center (MCC-LSC). Register online, by phone 703.744.9365 or in-person at MCC at McLean Square Shopping Center, 6645 Old Dominion Dr.

For more information visit www.mcleancenter.org, call 703.744.9365 or email registrar@mcleancenter.org.

Joy of Dance

Joy of Dance is a progressive dance training program where students advance in a systematic manner. Joy of Dance staff members hold university degrees, are internationally accredited and/or are performing professionals. All fall classes conclude with a fun-filled Parent Watch Day. Questions for Joy of Dance? Email info@joyofdance.org or visit www.joyofdance.org.

Optional Performances
All Show Biz Kidz participating in the Marine Corps Toys for Tots Benefit “Frosty Follies” will incur a $85 fee per child. All ballet classes will perform in the Marine Corps Toys for Tots Benefit “Nutcracker: Sweet Treats” and will incur an $85 fee per child. This fee covers the cost of costumes, backdrop rental, props, programs, event staffing costs for dress rehearsals, and participation in Breakfast with Santa.

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