Join the Partnership and the Puppet Co. for another Carousel Story Time this Saturday at 9:30am. This month's story is Carousel by Donald Crews. We hope you tune in online!

On Tuesday, June 15 at 7 pm hear the Pressenda Chamber Players, Ensemble-in-Residence at the Washington Conservatory of Music (WCM) - perform Mozart and Dvorak. The concert will take place at WCM's Westmoreland location.

You'll find all the details and links for these activities, upcoming classes, and more below.

Carousel Story Time
Saturday, June 12, 9:30am

Join us this Saturday, on our website and YouTube for the next Story Time. We will read Carousel by Donald Crews.

As part of our Carousel 100th Anniversary celebration, we hope you and your little ones will join us each month from April through September for Carousel Story Time on Saturday mornings. We will present six stories that feature wonderful tales of carousels. 

Carousel Story Time is presented in collaboration with the Puppet Co.

To see a full schedule & to RSVP click below!
Washington Conservatory of Music
Mozart and Dvorak piano quartets
June 15 at 7pm

This live concert by the Pressenda Chamber Players, is a musical family affair with family members Aaron Berofsky on violin, Kathryn Votapek on viola and Charles Berofsky on piano, joining Tobias Werner on cello to perform Mozart and Dvorak. The concert will take place at Westmoreland Congregational Church. Admission is free, with a suggested minimum donation of $20.
The Summer Digital Catalog is Out!
Click here to browse the Summer 2021 digital catalog or go to our Classes & Camps page to learn more about online registration and the types of classes we offer.
Click here for more information about online registration.
Upcoming Adult & Teen Classes
Yellow Barn Studio

C&O Canal Lockhouse Workshop
Sat & Sun, 9:30am-2pm, June 12 - 13

Colored Pencil on Black
Sat, 4-6pm, June 12 - 26

Learn to Paint Like Willem De Kooning
Tues/Thurs, 10am-12:30pm, June 15 - 24

Learn to Draw Animals with Colored Pencils
Wed, 1-3pm, June 15 - August 18

Skills: Lightroom Basics
Mon, 10am-12:30pm, June 14 - 28
Mixed Media

Altered Photos -- Mixed Media/Collage Workshop
Thurs, 6:30-9pm, June 10
In the Galleries

Surviving with Clay
Popcorn Gallery
June 4 - August 1, 2021

Animal Magic: Stephen Kohashi
Stone Tower Gallery
June 4 - 27, 2021

View this exhibition in the Partnership Galleries. Check our website for more information and gallery hours.
VIRTUAL Social Dance
Our wonderful dance presenting partners continue to offer online events!
Virtual Contra

Friday, June 11 at 8:30pm

Check Friday Night Dancers' website for more information and Zoom room information.
Virtual Milonga

Sunday, June 13 at 7:30pm

Check Tango Brilliante's Facebook page for Zoom code and information.
Carousel Turns 100! Campaign

Show your support for our beloved carousel with a contribution at any level to help us celebrate the Carousel 100th Anniversary and ensure that area residents and tourists can delight in the carousel's beautifully restored menagerie of animals for another 100 years!

Thank you for your support!
Visit our Stay Connected page each week to see everything that's going virtual.
The Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture is supported in part by the Maryland State Arts Council ( and also by funding from the Montgomery County government and the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County ( All programs are produced in cooperation with the National Park Service and Montgomery County, Maryland.