Classes & Workshops




On-site classes and events are cancelled through April 24, 2020.  Some of our classes have gone online. More are coming soon. If you are currently enrolled in a class, you will be notified by your instructor about how to participate in an online class, if offered. If you have questions, email


Pease use the link below for “Updates & Information” regarding make-up classes, refunds, etc. 


Registration for spring and summer classes, including camps, is ongoing.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates & Information HERE



We are your go-to place for classes & workshops in visual arts, dance, music, and more!

Glen Echo Park offers a wide array of classes & workshops for adults and teens in visual and performing arts. (See the link below for children's classes & camps.) 


Currently Open for Registration:


Spring & Summer Classes & Camps | March through August

Looking for children's classes & camps?






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


•  Have questions or want to register by phone? Call us at (301) 634-2255.


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

Glen Echo Park offers

children's spring, summer,

and winter camps in

visual arts, music, and




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

forchildren, teens, and





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



Social Dance

Glen Echo Park offers

social dance classes in

a range of dance styles,

including waltz, swing,

salsa, and others.



Theater & Puppetry

We offer occasional

classes and workshops

for adults and teens

in theater and puppetry.