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Culture Playdate

Play! Have fun! Make a memory! Or make a friend! Creative educational activities for all ages. CRAFT HISTORY DAY! Join us every third Saturday for family-friendly activities to engage with African American History and tradition through art-based learning. Bring the … Continue reading

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Thank a Mail Carrier

On Sunday, February 3, the College Park Aviation Museum is hosting a Thank a Mail Carrier activity from 10 am – 3 pm. The public is invited to make a thank you “package” to give to the carrier that serves … Continue reading

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The Junior Academy for the Performing Arts

Join us for the JAPA Open House! Discover the Magic of Musical Theatre with JAPA. Come meet our Spring Show Directors and find out more about how you can dance, sing, and act your way to the stage! Saturday, January … Continue reading

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St. Jerome to Open Classical High School in 2019

St. Jerome Institute is launching a high school with a classical liberal arts focus in Hyattsville in the fall of 2019. The Catholic nonprofit has hired a headmaster, who will be announced later this month, to help shape the curriculum, … Continue reading

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Why Kevin Durant’s $10M Donation Matters

Kevin Durant’s recent $10 million pledge to expand a college program in partnership with Prince George’s County Schools naturally drew national attention. That’s to be expected: An NBA all-star known for investing in Silicon Valley teaming up with Laurene Powell Jobs … Continue reading

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The Junior Academy for the Performing Arts Open House

Join us for the JAPA Open House! Discover the Magic of Musical Theatre. Meet our Spring Show Directors and find out more about how you can dance, sing, and act your way to the stage! The Winter/Spring session for the … Continue reading

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JAPA presents, Improv Extravaganza! A Theatre Workshop for Young Actors

Yes and… a key rule of improvisation. What to discover and learn the rest of the rules to be a master improviser? Come have fun exploring improvisational theatre through engaging theatre games and scene work. Workshops are FREE and open … Continue reading

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STEAM Maker Space

Join us for an afternoon of fun arts activities that are all based in STEAM.Build, experiment, and create at engaging stations that include: Light Painting Lab, Go! Bots, Minecraft, Build-It Discs, and so much more! This is a FREE event … Continue reading

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JAPA presents, Movement in Theatre: A Free Theatre Workshop for Young Actors

Do you ever feel awkward and unsure how to add gestures and physical characteristics to your performance? Join us for an in-depth workshop that will explore your physical self and teach you to be comfortable moving as your character. Workshops … Continue reading

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Inside the New Home of College Park Academy

College Park Academy’s new location feels like a cross between a school and a tech startup. The public charter middle and high school, whose students are chosen by lottery, moved into a brand new building in the University of Maryland’s … Continue reading

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