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Students tour the exhibition Word, Shout, Song: Lorenzo Dow Turner Connecting Communities through Language. Students tour the exhibition Reclaiming the Edge: Urban Waterways and Civic Engagement. A discussion during a tour of the exhibition The African Presence in México

For Students, Grades 9-12


Art as Botanicals Workshop
Tuesday, July 12, 2016, and Thursday, July 14, 2016 1-3pm

Participate in a fun, interactive natural science workshop to learn how certain indigenous trees and plants are important to the eco-system of Washington, DC. This program correlates with DCPS middle and high school curriculum learning standards in critical thinking, science and art.

Call 202.633.4868 to register for these programs. Deadline to register is July 8, 2016.


12 Years Art Workshops for Summer Campers
July 19, 21, and 28, 10:30am and 1:00pm; August 4, 10:30am and 1:00pm

Participate in fun art workshops using a variety of materials. Activities will be based around the exhibition Twelve Years That Shook and Shaped Washington, 1963-1975 This program correlates with DCPS curriculum learning standards in the language arts, critical thinking, social studies, and art.

Call 202.633.4868 to register for this program. When registering, indicate which workshop you want, morning or afternoon.


For Students, Grades 5-12


Art Workshop: Marvelous Molas!
September 17, 2-4pm

Molas are the colorful, multi-layered appliqué panels on blouses worn by the Kuna women of Panama. The mola design is distinctively bright, colorful and festive. This hands-on workshop will be led by artist Camilla Younger in conjunction with the exhibition Bridging the Americas: Community and Belonging From Panama to Washington, DC. Reservations for this program are required by September 1, 2016.

Call 202.633.4844 to register for this program.