Classes & Workshops                      




Spring/Summer Class & Camp Registration

Spring/Summer classes & camps --> March through August  | Use the links below to browse the Spring/Summer 2019 catalog and register online.


Fall/Winter Class Registration-   

Fall/Winter classes --> September through February  | Use the link below to browse the new Fall/Winter 2019-2020 catalog. Registration for fall and winter classes began on August 3, with walk-in registration only that day. Online registration opened August 4.  More information about the start of registration


For Children's Classes, see the block below or click here >>

For Camps, see the block below or click here >>


Open House for Classes

Join us Saturday, August 31 from 12 to 4pm to learn about upcoming classes at the Park.  Meet instructors, participate in hands-on activities and classes.  Free!  Learn More >>



Register online (follow directions below) or call us at 301-634-2255.


TO GET STARTED, choose an option:


•  Already know what you want to sign up for? You're just a click away.


The "Register" button below will take you to our online catalog/registration system where you can find your class and sign up now!


•  Click the "View & Download" links at the top of the page to view, download, and/or print the PDF version of the catalog


•  Browse subject areas in the boxes below


For more details, see the Registration Policies and Procedures link at the bottom of the page.



CHILDREN'S Classes & Programs

The Park offers a wide array of visual and performing arts classes and programs for children, including early childhood classes.



CAMPS for Children & Teens

Children's spring, summer, and winter camps are offered in visual arts, music, and theater.


Arts & Media/Sculpture

Glen Echo Park offers a variety of additional arts and media classes, presented by Resident Artists and independent instructors.  


Ceramics & Pottery

Ceramic classes offer a unique opportunity to explore the exciting medium of clay.


Dance Technique & Movement

Dance technique and creative movement classes are offered for all ages in the Park's Hall of Mirrors.



Drawing & Painting

A place where students have the opportunity to meet, collaborate, and display their work.



Glen Echo Park offers classes in both blown glass and kiln-formed, glass. We offer classes for everyone from beginners to advanced students.




The Park offers private music lessons, ensembles, and music classes for children, teens, and adults.





Small classes, a variety of courses, and a professional faculty allow each student to develop his or her technical and aesthetic photo abilities.



Silver artist-in-residence Blair Anderson brings over 20 years of experience and welcomes everyone who wants to discover silver.


Social Dance

Glen Echo Park offers social dance classes in a range of dance styles, including waltz, swing, salsa, and many others.



Theater & Puppetry

We offer occasional classes and workshops for adults and teens in theater and puppetry.