Shepherd's 6th Annual Summer Camp Expo and Health & Wellness fair will be held on Saturday, February 3rd, from 1PM to 4PM at Shepherd Elementary School located at 7800 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20012. Be sure to check out our exhibiting summer camps and health & wellness providers below. The event will be held in the multipurpose room of the school. Please enter through the blue doors on Jonquil St. The event is co-located with our annual Health & Wellness Fair and the afternoon will be filled with fun activities for all ages! Please contact [email protected] for more information.
Charelle Carter-Brooks, MD, MSC
Dr. Carter-Brooks is an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the GW School of Medicine & Health Sciences. Her practice includes the medical and surgical treatment of women with pelvic floor disorders including urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse.
Meet The Camps!
Writopia Lab workshops allow a community of young writers to find each other, connect via their literary passions, and have lots of fun. In both multi-genre and themed workshops, writers in age-based groups work with a published author or produced playwright (highly trained in teaching the form, genre, or topic). Participants discuss, share, develop, and complete their own original works. Half-Day workshops meet Monday-Friday for 3-hours per day. Workshops are age-based and enroll a maximum of eight writers. Offerings include Creative Writing, Essay Writing, Dungeons & Dragons, and more!
Club SciKidz MD
Club SciKidz MD offers science and technology summer camps for children ages 4-15. We offer more than 50 different full-day, week-long programs. Each week campers participate in 20 different hands-on activities and experiments themed to the topic of their program. Our summer camps provide campers with a summer full of fun and learning!
Performing Arts Summer Camp
Students will be introduced to various instruments depending on their week chosen, and will learn music and technique as well as more advanced and challenging exercises and activities. They will be taught solo repertoire as well as group pieces. Students will have group piano lessons and classes every day and will learn beginner and intermediate music theory. Students will be introduced to the popular composers of music history and learn about various musical genres.
MIndBloom Summer Institute
Our camp turns 10 years old this year and prides itself on being a unique global adventure for children ages 3-10 and runs for entire summer, beginning on June 17th this year and ending on September 6th 2024. The camp offers 3 options for FULL IMMERSION language learning in a choice of either Mandarin, Spanish, or Arabic.
TIC Summer Camp
Unlock a summer of discovery at TIC Summer Camp! Enrich your child's journey with creativity and collaboration. From coding to athletics, art to technology, TIC Camp sparks curiosity and builds confidence and growth. Our safe, inclusive space is led by a staff of passionate mentors, many who were once campers. With over 40 years of excellence, three convenient locations in the DMV, and a perfect balance of body and mind, TIC Summer Camp is where possibilities unfold. Register at the link below!
Soccer Stars Fun In The Sun
Have fun in the sun with our soccer FUNdamentals camp! With the 2024 Copa America and Paris Olympics as our backdrop, we’ll learn, practice, and play while exploring the history, culture, and play styles of countries worldwide!
Steve and Kate's Camp of NW DC
When you trust kids, they trust themselves. For 44 years, we’ve put kids in charge of their own learning experience. They try, fail, and learn on their own. They learn to trust their own judgment, and tackle the challenges of an ever changing world with creativity and confidence.
Campers choose minute to minute from a variety of activities including, sewing, stop-motion animation, music, sports & recreation, makers crafts, bread making, and more!
Camp River is for children ages 3 to 10 (rising Preschool through rising Grade 4). Camp River provides children with a balanced schedule of creative, intellectual and physical activities which serve as an “educational bridge” for the summer months. In age-based groups, campers explore new topics and face exciting challenges, all focused on weekly themes. Children ages 3 to Grade 4 from River and the community are welcome to attend. We offer engaging and creative themes and visiting camps! From cooking crab croissants to building a Jello-LEGO fort, we have seven weeks of fun adventures for your camper and their friends!
CREATE Arts Center Summer Camp
Join us for amazing art adventures for one or more 11 sessions starting from 6/10/-10/23 2024! Our experienced teaching artists inspire creativity by teaching various art-making techniques and exploring artists’ styles to help our campers draw inspiration for their artwork. Our campers work with various materials, including watercolor and tempera paints, clay, plaster, oil pastels, and more. Project types include pottery, sculpture, drawing, painting, cartooning, collage, mixed media, and more!
Round House Theatre Education Summer Camps
At Round House Theatre, we believe everyone is an artist and encourage students to explore all aspects of theatre - acting, movement, design, and play creation - and the unique ways to tell stories through theatre. The theatrical arts can promote compassion, encourage curiosity, and build empathy, allowing young people to explore not just the art itself, but ways of looking at themselves and others.
DC Eleven Summer Camp
The DC Eleven Summer Camp is a transformative experience that provides curated and intentional skills development during the summer. Led by DC Eleven coaches, participants receive personalized attention and instruction in specific areas.
Kids Elite Sports
"A BALL OF FUN FOR EVERYONE"
Kids Elite empowers children to live active lifestyles through high quality developmental sports, fitness and enrichment programs. Our core values are taught and reinforced throughout the week. Each day a core value is highlighted during huddle time and during sports sessions. A “Camper of the Day” who has demonstrated the day’s core value is selected from each camper group at the closing huddle.
We encourage campers to “Do your best and be your best!” We believe when kids learn to set goals and welcome healthy competition, they develop high self-efficacy and a positive self-image.
Camp Arena Stage
Camp Arena Stage is a full-day, multi-arts summer camp located in Georgetown for young people, ages 8-15. A place to explore, discover, and create with the guidance of professional artists and educators. Campers choose their own schedules from a long list of classes in theater, dance, music, visual art, filmmaking, and writing. Favorite past activities have included improvisation, a cappella, hip-hop dance, musical theater, drawing and painting, rock band, stop-motion animation, and many more. With a Noontime Show every day, campers can perform in front of the best audience in D.C. – each other! Camp Arena Stage is for all artists. Not every artist is a performer, so being on stage is not required!
YMCA Silver Spring
Plan a Summer of Fun and Learning at the Y! Friends, Fun, Adventure. The Y has something for everyone, Camp spirit is alive and well!!!
Bach to Rock Music Camps
Bach to Rock music camps give kids the chance to unleash their inner rock star — even if they’ve never played an instrument before! We offer spring, winter, and summer music camps for kids and teens, including week-long, partial-week, half-day, and day camps. Kids have a blast learning to play hit songs and performing with other campers!