Join us for a mesmerizing virtual hour with American Griot Janice Curtis Greene, with the National Association of Black Storytellers. Greene uses instruments, puppets, songs, and rhymes to share stories from the African American experience. Bre’r Rabbit and other “tricksters” illustrate important life lessons. This program is designed for preschool through 4th grade children. Registration … Read More
Experience the joy, wonder and whimsy of the arts from home. This month our host-emcee Munit Mesfin welcomes Bomani Armah (Baba Bomani) for a celebration of Black History Month and the GREAT orator, writer, and abolitionist, Frederick Douglass. Baba Bomani (a.k.a the Watermelon Man) uses hip-hop, poetry, and multi-media to bring history and ideas to … Read More
Join us for the monthly Carpe Diem Arts-Washington Revels Community & Family Sing online! In January we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday with songs of peace, liberty and justice. The Community Sings are a partnership of Carpe Diem Arts and Washington Revels, with in-kind support from Takoma Radio. We will continue holding the … Read More
Join us for a virtual tour on Jan. 7 to learn about our preschool and kindergarten programs for 3-6 year olds. In response to COVID-19, all our classes have moved outdoors, whatever the weather. Register at (https://acornhill.org/admissions/tours/). We will send you a link to the Zoom on the morning of the event. Our playground is … Read More
Montgomery Parks has launched a program to encourage residents to participate in outdoor activities this winter. Virtual Winter Bingo is a downloadable bingo card with 24 different activities. Participants can complete five different squares in a vertical, horizontal, or diagonal row to collect bingo.
Kindle the spirit of the season and comfort of “hearth & home” with Washington Revels and the virtual 2020 Winter Solstice Revels! This year the glow may come from our favorite devices rather than the flaming Yule log, but the warmth will be just as real with traditional Revels singalongs, performances by our virtual choruses … Read More
Join us as we explore the importance of sensory play to promote healthy development for every child! The seven senses will be discussed and a wide variety of sensory play experiences in each domain will be given to help parent and teachers build their sensory play toy box so that all children can thrive in … Read More