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Pets and Puppies Art Camp - 380122

Hop, pounce, or bark your way into these unique, vibrant, creations of Pets and Puppies! Our developing artists will explore exceptional projects inspired by innovative artists and pets! These colorful pets will soar into your hearts and homes as you have a PET-tastic time experimenting with painting, collage, sculptural art and more!
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Add To Waitlist 380122-B1 Pets and Puppies Art Camp AM Only 06/17/2024 -06/21/2024* 9:00 am -12:00 pm M, Tu, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 3.5-6 $170.00/$190.00 Waitlist
Add To Waitlist 380122-B2 Pets and Puppies Art Camp 06/17/2024 -06/21/2024* 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 6-12 $250.00/$270.00 Waitlist

Super Doodle Art Camp - 380123

Blast off with this super fun camp! Create super-sized drawings and masks! Imagine superheroes and your own superpowers! Make a paint super-mess and produce spectacular sculptures and paintings! Create nonstop super FUN art projects in this super-duper camp!
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Add To Waitlist 380123-E1 Super Doodle Art Camp AM Only 07/08/2024 -07/12/2024 9:00 am -12:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 3.5-6 $210.00/$230.00 Waitlist
Add To Selection List 380123-E2 Super Doodle Art Camp 07/08/2024 -07/12/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 6-12 $310.00/$330.00 Available

Kick, Catch and Splash Art Camp - 380124

Kickstart your imagination, catch your arty tools and join us to make a splash! Learn about athletes who make striking artwork. Get inspired by artists who create visual effects, transforming sports into a form of art. Join us for Olympic-sized fun while you create whimsical artwork, play games and listen to stories!
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Add To Selection List 380124-G Kick, Catch and Splash Art Camp AM 07/22/2024 -07/26/2024 9:00 am -12:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 3.5-6 $210.00/$230.00 Available

Adrenaline Cheer Camp & Tumble Camp - 380202

Our summer cheer camp is designed to teach basics to advanced concepts of cheer. We will work on motion and jump technique, tumbling basics, strength, cheer dancers, showmanship, performance techniques and more. Whether you are new to cheer, or interested in preparing for school tryouts, we will help you become your best. Camp will be split in two groups by age/ability. A special game day performance will be held on the last day for family & friends to attend.
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Add To Waitlist 380202-C Cheer & Tumble Camp 06/24/2024 -06/28/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 6-12 $309.00/$329.00 Waitlist

Fairytale Camp - 380238

Give your tiny dancer the opportunity to enter our magical fairytale land filled with interactive stories, singing, dancing, and crafts featuring a Princess of the Day! Dancers are encouraged to dress up as the daily princess too! Our camp concludes with a special Royal Ball for family and friends held on the last day of camp.
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Add To Waitlist 380238-B Fairytale Camp 06/17/2024 -06/21/2024* 9:00 am -12:00 pm M, Tu, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 3-6 $127.00/$147.00 Waitlist
Add To Selection List 380238-G Fairytale Camp 07/22/2024 -07/26/2024 9:00 am -12:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 3-6 $159.00/$179.00 Available

Disney Hip Hop Camp - 380239

Experience the fun of performing on “tour” with your favorite pop stars in our high energy Disney dance party hip hop camp. Each day will feature a different movie of the day such as Trolls, Aladdin and Frozen with dancers encouraged to dress up to fit the theme. Campers will learn a fun mini dance each day to a different Disney song, play games and complete a Disney themed craft. Camp will conclude with a fun “concert” showcasing their dances from the week on the last day!
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Add To Waitlist 380239-H Disney Hip Hop 07/29/2024 -08/02/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 5-9 $309.00/$329.00 Waitlist

Baroody Dance Camp - 380240

Campers are going to love this full-day dance camp where instructors will be teaching choreography and movement using some of the most popular songs out today. Arts & crafts will also be incorporated as campers decorate props and shirts. After a week of hard work, campers will show off their new dance moves on the final day of camp.
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Add To Selection List 380240-D Baroody Dance Camp 07/01/2024 -07/03/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W Falls Church Community Center Ages 7-11 $165.00/$185.00 Available
Add To Selection List 380240-F Baroody Dance Camp 07/15/2024 -07/19/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 7-11 $275.00/$295.00 Available

Lights, Camera, Action - Dance & Musical Theater Camp - 380242

Join us for a fun camp filled with dance, acting & singing! Your child will cultivate the technical and emotional skills needed to excel in a musical theater by developing their confidence and charisma! A family friendly musical will be selected and all will get to have their big moment in the spotlight during their performance on the final day for family and friends!
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Unavailable 380242-A Lights, Camera, Action-Dance & Musical Theater Camp 06/10/2024 -06/14/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 8-11 $309.00/$329.00 Unavailable
Add To Selection List 380242-I Lights, Camera, Action-Dance & Musical Theater Camp 08/05/2024 -08/09/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 8-11 $309.00/$329.00 Available

LEGO Spike Essential Robotics - 380701

Get ready for a fun, hands-on experience with Lego SPIKE Robotics! In this course, children will have the chance to unleash their creativity and bring their STEAM ideas to life through hands-on projects using everyday themes. By combining the use of Lego bricks, a multi-port Hub, and programming with Scratch, children of all learning levels will have the opportunity to build and code their very own robots. With the use of the latest codable hubs, cameras, motion sensors, tilting sensors, poles and axles, children will be able to create robots that dance, mimic, follow routes, and even drive themselves. Each lesson will focus on building a robot that serves a practical purpose in daily life, while also developing crucial skills such as literacy, math, and coding skills.
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Add To Selection List 380701-G LEGO SPIKE Essential Robotics 07/22/2024 -07/26/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 5-8 $325.00/$345.00 Available

Roblox Coders & YouTube Content Creators - 380704

Discover the Lua coding language while designing experiences in ROBLOX®, an online universe where you can create anything you dream of. This class combines game design concepts, coding, and fun! New developers will learn to use Roblox’s Studio software to reimagine the popular game genres with your own custom code! Next, find your voice and leave your mark on the world! Start a career as the next YouTube star. Explore the variety of content and personalities that exist on YouTube and how to find your own niche. Learn the Dos and Don’ts of the platform and how to practice good digital citizenship. Develop your on-camera presence, your own channel branding, and professional editing skills. Take home a plan for launching your own channel with the content created in class!
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Add To Waitlist 380704-C Roblox Coders & YouTube Content Creators 06/24/2024 -06/28/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 8-12 $425.00/$445.00 Waitlist

Make Your First 3D Video Game & AI Adventures-Intro to Machine Learning - 380706

Explore the worlds of classic game design and artificial intelligence. First, reimagine gaming to include even more of what you love! Learn the keys to designing your first 3D platformer game. Explore level design, graphics, sounds, simple coding, and more concepts. Then, design fully interactive games and experiences using cutting-edge technology. This program combines artificial intelligence with coding concepts to create an unforgettable learning experience.
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Add To Selection List 380706-B Make Your First 3D Video Game & AI Adventures-Intro to Machine Learning 06/17/2024 -06/21/2024* 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 8-12 $355.00/$375.00 Available

Lego Films & Make Your First 3D Video Game - 380707

Make your LEGOs come to life! Bring in your favorite action figures or LEGOs and create a short film with your friends. Recreate a scene from you favorite movie or design a world of your own. Students will need to bring in LEGOs and/or action figures from home, but all other equipment is provided. Go beyond the limitations of traditional 2D game design and create an immersive 3D world. Students will learn the physics behind 3D games, explore beginner event scripting, level design, controlling the flow of gameplay, and storytelling. Student projects will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program.
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Add To Selection List 380707-D Lego Films & Make First 3D Video Game 07/01/2024 -07/03/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 8-12 $285.00/$305.00 Available

My First Lemonade Stand - 380708

Let's sell lemonade! Young campers become "lemonade entrepreneurs" and learn how to make yummy lemonade and earn money selling it! From designing marketing flyers to estimating profits to experimenting with recipes, campers have fun all week while developing business savvy. As an optional showcase event, campers launch the lemonade stand on Friday to raise money for a charity they select!
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Add To Selection List 380708-I My First Lemonade Stand 08/05/2024 -08/09/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 6-9 $525.00/$545.00 Available

Jr. CEOs - 380709

How cool would it be for you to be the boss at Apple or Nike for a day? In this leadership program, you can! Campers act as CEOs for leading companies and collaborate to make strategic recommendations to address real business issues. Case studies include popular companies and examine the role of female and minority CEOs. Campers enhance their problem- solving skills, develop business savvy and cultivate a strategic mindset as future leaders.
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Unavailable 380709-C Jr. CEOs 06/24/2024 -06/28/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 10-13 $525.00/$545.00 Cancelled

Little Inventors - 380710

Are you ready to innovate? Get your creative juices flowing in this project- based program, where you will identify the need for an invention, think on your feet, and create structures and solutions. Campers also learn about famous inventors and internalize how recent innovations improve our lives.
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Add To Selection List 380710-E Little Inventors 07/08/2024 -07/12/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 6-9 $525.00/$545.00 Available

Teen Investors - 380711

Learn investing fundamentals and how you can start investing at a young age. Build your own $100,000 stock portfolio and trade stocks like Apple, Nike or Amazon with a cool investing simulation tool. This hands-on experience empowers campers with the tools and mindset to face future investment decisions with confidence and buy low, sell high! A solid foundation for successful future investors!
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Add To Selection List 380711-F Teen Investors 07/15/2024 -07/19/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 13-17 $525.00/$545.00 Available

Read All About It - 380712

Campers collaborate in teams as intrepid reporters who write stories and create a digital newspaper of their own. Our junior journalists interview other campers, write about local news, author op-ed pieces and manage the production of a cohesive digital publication. A compelling camp for aspiring school newspaper editors, this program strengthens campers’ writing proficiency and time-management skills in a fun environment that fosters creativity and self-confidence.
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Add To Selection List 380712-G Read All About It 07/22/2024 -07/26/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 10-13 $525.00/$545.00 Available

Sports Management - 380713

For the sports lover, future team General Manager, sports team owner or ESPN analyst, this unique program helps campers view the world of sports from a business perspective. Campers participate in fun mock drafts for various sports and analyze different sports topics, including player contracts, college sports, NIL, endorsements, the Nike vs Under Armour competition, sports agents, the Super Bowl, e-sports and more!
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Add To Selection List 380713-B Sports Management 06/17/2024 -06/21/2024* 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 10-13 $420.00/$440.00 Available

Aspiring Fashionistas - 380714

In this stylish program for boys and girls, campers gain knowledge of the fashion industry and develop skills in fashion design, fashion marketing, fashion journalism and branding. Campers develop sketching skills, explore popular brands, analyze industry trends (e.g., athleisure), design various articles of clothing, define their own brand, explore careers in fashion and more!
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Add To Selection List 380714-J Aspiring Fashionistas 08/12/2024 -08/16/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Falls Church Community Center Ages 10-13 $525.00/$545.00 Available

Science: Make it or Break it! - 380715

How were skyscrapers, teslas, and tiny homes made? ENGINEERS!! What is an engineer you ask? Well, forget the dictionary definition. Engineers are dreamers, planners, problem solvers, and tinkerers.
Over the course of our time together, your child will take on projects and hands-on challenges, in hopes of finding success. Every theme will begin with making a plan, then move on to the building & trials phase, and finally end with a final test. From egg drops and Rube Goldberg machines to earthquake simulators and tower challenges, there will be much to get excited about.
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Add To Waitlist 380715-D Science: Make it or Break it! 07/01/2024 -07/03/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 6-11 $240.00/$260.00 Waitlist

LEGO Spike Essential Robotics - 380716

Get ready for a fun, hands-on experience with Lego SPIKE Robotics! In this course, children will have the chance to unleash their creativity and bring their STEAM ideas to life through hands-on projects using everyday themes. By combining the use of Lego bricks, a multi-port Hub, and programming with Scratch, children of all learning levels will have the opportunity to build and code their very own robots. With the use of the latest codable hubs, cameras, motion sensors, tilting sensors, poles and axles, children will be able to create robots that dance, mimic, follow routes, and even drive themselves. Each lesson will focus on building a robot that serves a practical purpose in daily life, while also developing crucial skills such as literacy, math, and coding skills.
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Add To Selection List 380716-D LEGO Spike Essential Robotics 07/01/2024 -07/03/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 6-11 $240.00/$260.00 Available

Fun with Circuits - 380717

Experiment with batteries, light bulbs and voltages as we teach kids about the basics of electric circuits with our fun science based electricity games for kids. Each day, we will build circuits and do a fun activity that uses what we created in some way that helps us explore electricity or the utility of what we made. Our instructors will provide all experimental equipment and ensure all children are enjoying themselves and learning something new every day.
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Add To Waitlist 380717-B Fun with Circuits 06/17/2024 -06/21/2024* 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 6-10 $279.00/$299.00 Waitlist
Add To Waitlist 380717-J Fun with Circuits 08/12/2024 -08/16/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 6-10 $345.00/$365.00 Waitlist

Coding 4 Kids - 380718

Let your imagination run wild in this multimedia adventure. Students create their own animated stories, comics and adventures. They learn programming basics by using Scratch (a project of the MIT Media Lab). Students are encouraged to stretch their imaginations to the limit. Students learn not only how to program but also how to share their creation on the web.
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Add To Selection List 380718-D Coding 4 Kids 07/01/2024 -07/03/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 6-11 $195.00/$215.00 Available
Add To Selection List 380718-G Coding 4 Kids 07/22/2024 -07/26/2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm M, Tu, W, Th, F Classroom at Meridian High School Ages 6-11 $325.00/$345.00 Available