The Friendship Place Walk to End Homelessness is back! And back at the Lincoln Memorial! Each year, hundreds of friends and caring neighbors just like you and your families join Friendship Place in walking to end the scourge of homelessness in the DC area. Your support, and fundraising among your friends, make a difference in […]
The Lafayette Tennis Association has just opened its 2024 tennis season for youth and adults! We believe that tennis is one of the greatest sports and can be played for a lifetime! Our Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall programs offers one-hour classes for boys and girls (ages 5-17) for beginner, advanced beginner and intermediate […]
The Junior League of Washington is hosting the 25th Annual Youth Poetry Contest. Students in grades 4 – 8 are eligible for this contest. Up to two poems per student may be submitted Poems must be submitted by a teacher, librarian, school administrator, or program administrator on behalf of a student. Poems must be emailed as a PDF […]
Interested in sending your younger child to camp or giving your older child a new experience, but overwhelmed by the myriad of options that exist? Well, stress no further. Camp Specialists is a company that works with families to help them find the “best fit” sleepaway camps and travel programs for their kids. There are no obligations and it’s TOTALLY FREE (Camp Specialists get paid […]
Capital City offers baseball and softball. No experience necessary! This is a great league for all players, ages 4-14, from novices to travel team players. The league has pitching and skills clinics and a wonderful group of volunteer parent coaches. All Murch students, regardless of where you live, are eligible to play in Cap City. Register HERE. If you are […]
For everyone thinking about childcare and enrichment options for next summer, please save the date for the annual DC Camp Fair, hosted by the J.O. Wilson PTA in partnership with HillRag. It’s your chance to visit camp exhibitors representing a wide variety of summer activities, ranging from traditional camps to academic, arts, music, sports, early […]
Online registration for adult and youth fencing classes is now open for the winter semester. All classes will meet in the fencing room in the Chevy Chase Community Center (Conn Ave & McKinley St NW) starting in January 2024.
Is your child struggling with reading or spelling? Or reading at grade level but struggling with reading comprehension? Is homework time stressing everyone out? The tutors at Kids Up Reading Coaches can help! They follow the Science of Reading and use the Orton-Gillingham approach to phonics. They emphasize phonological proficiency, phonics and fluency, and the foundational […]
Bulldog Baseball’s full slate of outdoor, winter programming is open for registration and filling up. This January and February they are offering a range of outdoor baseball, general athletic, and girls lacrosse programming. Learn more and register here.
Lafayette’s winter indoor tennis program consists of weekly one-hour tennis classes where young players will hit foam balls over mini-nets. Held at the Chevy Chase Community Center, the classes are tailored to boys and girls (ages 4-10). They teach tennis as a fun activity by using games and drills to improve your child’s hitting skills, strength, […]