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February
JAMES E RICHMOND SCIENCE CENTER
5305 Piney Church Rd, Piney Church Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

Date: 1ST & 3RD SATURDAYS
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:45 PM
Location: James E.Richmond Science Center
Description: James E. Richmond Science Center previews a full dome show every 1ST & 3RD Saturday.

Doors Open» 9:00 a.m.
Fulldome Shows» 9:30 a.m. | 10:45 a.m. | 12:00 p.m.
Exploration Stations» 9:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Event Type: Family
Age Group(s): All Ages
Cost: Tickets $8 per person (Ages 4-Up), 3 & under free
Registration: Purchase tickets online

Link

HOME DEPOT BUILD

Date: 1st Saturday of each month

  • January – Mini Hockey Game
  • February- Heart Strings Craft
  • March- Binocular
  • April- Recycle Truck
  • May- Mirror Vanity
  • June- Tool Ben
  • July- Soccer Goal
  • August- Locker
  • September- Crane
  • October- Ladder Truck
  • November- Battle Ship or Elf Ornament
  • December- Cookie Tray
  • January 2021- ATM

Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: HOME DEPOT – WALDORF

Details: Create your own wooden project each month. All Kids Workshop attendees must be accompanied by a parent or adult at all times. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron and a commemorative pin while supplies last.

Event Type: Educational

Age Group: Kids/All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am

4-H MONTHLY MEET UP FOR NEW MEMBERS

Date: First Saturday of the Month

Time:

  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM – 5- 7 Year Old
  • 10:30 AM – 12:00  – 8-13  Year Old
  • 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM – 13-18 Year Old

Location: 9501 Crain Hwy. Bel Alton, MD

Details: See Flier

Event Type: Kids Program

Age Group: 5 and up

Cost: $10 Enrollment fee/ $10 Material Fee

To Register email amlang@umd.edu

ST CHARLES HIGH SCHOOL
5305 Piney Church Road, Waldorf, MD 20603

TODDLER HAPPY HOUR SWIM- CCPR FREE SWIM

Date: SUMMER SCHEDULE- Saturdays

  • Lackey Pool- Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020  (10:45 AM -11:45 AM )
  • Wade Pool (St.Charles High)-  Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020 (9:15 AM -10:15 AM)

Details: Enjoy time with your little fish in the zero-depth entry area. Adult required to be in the water with their children. Keep in mind weather contingent. If Charles County Schools are closed so is the pool.

Age: 3 months – 5 years

Cost: Resident Fee- FREE ages 3-5/ $2 per adult

Event Link

 

Sat Feb 0 1

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

ANNMARIE SCULPTURE GARDENS
13470 Dowell Rd, Dowell, Maryland 20629

VALENTINES DAY MAKERS MARKET
Date: February 1, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Location: Annmarie Garden
Details: The Valentine Maker’s Market is THE place to find thoughtful and handmade gifts for all the sweeties in your life. There is always a fabulous variety of options, including small batch chocolates, jewelry, leather goods, pottery, clothing, and so much more! You will find more than 45 vendors offering a wide selection of homemade, handmade or homegrown products, and every vendor is from the DEL-MAR-VA region. Admission is free.
Event Type: Arts & Craft Fair
Age Group: All Ages / Kid Friendly
Cost: Admission is free
Information: MAKERS MARKET LINK

BREAST FEEDING CLASS

Date: February 1, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: MedStar Southern Maryland

Details: Learn the benefits of breastfeeding, positioning and latch, establishing a milk supply, pumping and storing breast milk. Join us for our monthly prenatal breastfeeding class, held one Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to noon in the MedStar Southern Maryland library/multipurpose room.

The class is FREE but registration is required. Please contact us at MSMHC-ChildbirthEducation@medstar.net with any questions or to register.

Event Type: Parent Support

Age Group: Moms

Cost: FREE

Link

SPRING SPORT REGISTRATION – LEONARDTOWN

Date: February 1, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Leonardtown VFD- 22733 Lawrence Ave, Leonardtown, Maryland 20650

Details: St. Mary’s Babe Ruth League-  SMBRL 2020 SPRING registration is open.

Sign up today @ http://smbrl.sportssignup.com

Registration fee:

Rookie – $100 (7/8 yrs. max age 9)

Minors – $140 (9/10 yrs. and younger min age 8)

Majors – $140 (11/12 yrs. and younger min age 10)

Babe Ruth 13-15 – $160

Event Type: Sport

Age Group: 7-10

Cost: Event Information FREE- Cost to register for sports.

LINK

Sat Feb 0 1

NORTHERN CARDINALS

NORTHERN CARDINALS

Date: February 1, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Wild Birds Unlimited – 46400 Lexington Village, Lexington Park, Maryland 20653

Details: Northern Cardinals, one of the most popular and easily recognized bird species in the eastern United States, have a wonderful and interesting natural history that has captivated many bird watchers and scientists alike. Dr. Jodie Jawor has worked with Northern Cardinals in their natural environments for 20 years investigating what that beautiful red plumage means to other cardinals, how hormones like testosterone impact their behavior, variation in territory defense, female behavior during nest defense, and parental care behaviors shown by both sexes. Dr. Jawor will discuss the natural history of cardinals interspersed with her research findings from work done with cardinal populations in Ohio, Indiana, and Mississippi. Come hear about one of the most popular birds at the bird feeder and get the inside scoop on their behaviors and daily activities.

Information about our presenter:
Jodie M. Jawor, Ph.D. is a behavioral ecologist and behavioral endocrinologist. Dr. Jawor received her doctoral degree at The University of Dayton and was an assistant and associate professor of Biology at the University of Southern Mississippi. Now a program director at the National Science Foundation Dr. Jawor still performs research with Northern Cardinals here in the Maryland area. Dr. Jawor is the author or co-author on numerous published research articles and has helped rewrite the soon-to-be-published Northern Cardinal species account for the Birds of North America species compilation.

Event Type: Educational

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

MICHAELS KIDS CRAFT- KIDS CLUB

Date/Times: February Schedule

  • February 1, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Feather Arrow Pencil
  • February 15, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Clay Pot
  • February 22, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Model Magic
  • February 29, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Mixed Media

Location: Michael’s Craft Store- Waldorf Location

Details:

Event Type: Craft

Age Group:

Cost: $3 Per Class

Link

Sat Feb 0 1

AUTO SHOW - DC

DC AUTO SHOW


Date: Saturday & Sunday

Time: All Day

Location: Washington Convention Center | Mt. Vernon Square, DC

Details: The 2020 Washington Auto Show is in its second and final weekend. If there’s any “grown-up” event that is equally fun for all ages, this is it. More than 600 cars and trucks are on display for guests to check out. And especially for kids will be appearances by some of their favorite characters along with the auto-fun.

Cost: $12/adults, $5/ages 6-12, free for 5 and under

LINK

MOMMY AND ME – PENGUIN PAINT NIGHT

Date: February 1, 2020

Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Location: Leonardtown – 41610 Fenwick St, Leonardtown, Maryland 20650

Details: Join us for a Parent & Me class! One ticket secures parent AND child. Online payment is required to secure your seat. Seating is first come, first serve. Our artist will guide you step by step to complete your very own masterpiece, no previous artist experience needed!

Event Type: Art Workshop

Age Group: Recommended age 5 and up

Cost: $50 for Mommy & Me

Registration 

Link

FASHION SHOW

Date: February 1, 2020

Time: 11:30 AM & 2:30 PM

Location: St.Charles Towne Center – Waldorf MD

Details: Fashion Show at Justice: Your girl will rock the runway and you get exclusive savings! Next Saturday, February 1 at 11:30 am AND 2:30 PM. Ask a Justice associate how to RSVP: 301-374-9738!

Event Type: Fun

Age Group: Girls ages 5-12

Cost: FREE

Link

Sat Feb 0 1

CHINESE NEW YEAR

CHINESE NEW YEAR

Date: Saturday, February 1, 2020

Time: 11:30am – 3pm

Where: American Art Museum | Penn Quarter, DC

Details: Help ring in the Year of the Rat with Chinese ribbon dancing, acrobatic yo-yo performances, and an interactive magic show. Artists from the city of Shenzhen demonstrate ink finger-printing, wood printing, shadow puppets and dough figurines. Check out calligraphy demonstrations by the Confucius Institute at George Washington University, and Chinese paper cuts and good luck envelopes from the Confucius Institute at George Mason University.  Go on an art scavenger hunt, create your own New Year craft, and enjoy delicious treats available for purchase at the Courtyard Café.

Cost: FREE

Chinese New Year Family Celebration link

MICHAELS CRAFT – MAKEBREAK

Date: Saturday’s throughout February

  • February 8 – 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM – Valentine Maker Fest
  • February 15 – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Dip Dyed Tassels
  • February 22 – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Clothespin Fairies
  • February 29- 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Floral Hoop Wreath

Location: Michael’s Craft Store- Waldorf Location

Details: Enjoy a free class for kids.

Event Type: Arts

Age Group: 5 -12

Cost: Classes FREE might require purchase of items.

Link

 

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

SUNDAY FUN DAY AT AMF

Date: Sunday’s

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: AMF Waldorf

Details: The fun begins after 6pm! Discover the most entertaining way to end your weekend—with $3 games and arcade card deals all night long.

Subject to lane availability

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:

  • $3 GAMES OF BOWLING
  • $3 FOR A $6 ARCADE CARD

Event Link

Sun Feb 0 2

AUTO SHOW - DC

DC AUTO SHOW


Date: Saturday & Sunday

Time: All Day

Location: Washington Convention Center | Mt. Vernon Square, DC

Details: The 2020 Washington Auto Show is in its second and final weekend. If there’s any “grown-up” event that is equally fun for all ages, this is it. More than 600 cars and trucks are on display for guests to check out. And especially for kids will be appearances by some of their favorite characters along with the auto-fun.

Cost: $12/adults, $5/ages 6-12, free for 5 and under

LINK

MOTHER CATHERINE ACADEMY OPEN HOUSE

Date: February 2, 2020

Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Location: Mother Catherine Academy

Details: Join us! Tour the school while your children enjoy activities and make new friends in the gym. Mother Catherine Academy provides Catholic education to children in grades Pre-K 3 through 8th through an Independent Catholic School. We offer a challenging curriculum and a broad range of extra curricular opportunities that broaden minds and prepare participants for a fulfilling life rooted in the history and traditions of Southern Maryland. The Catholic school seeks to help children grow into valued members of society guided by Christian morals.

Want to learn more about MCA? Visit our website at www.mothercatherine.org.

Event Type: Educational

Age Group: 3 Years Old – Middle School Age

Cost: FREE Event

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

MONDAY STORY TIME AT WALDORF WEST-  SCHEDULE
Date: Every Monday January -February 2020 (No story time January 20 or February 17)

Time:

  • Cuddle Time – 9:30 AM
  • Movers n Shakers- 10:00 AM
  • Preschool Story Time- 10: 45 AM

Location: Charles County Public Library- Waldorf West
Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Cost: Free
Event Link

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Mon Feb 0 3

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Mon Feb 0 3

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

Mon Feb 0 3

HOUR OF CODING

HOUR OF CODING

Date: February 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Charles County Library –  PD Brown Branch

Details: Learn to code at the library! No experience necessary!

Event type: Library – Kids Program

AGE GROUP: 6-11

Cost: FREE

Registration: Required – Class Full

Link

SUNSHINE – PROFESSIONAL TRAVELING THEATER WORKSHOP

Date: February 3, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM =7:00 PM

Location: Charles County Public Library – Waldorf West Branch

Details: Come join us for an interactive workshop by Sunshine 2.0 which is a professional traveling theatre troupe based at Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) in Rochester NY. The Troupe provides performances and activities for deaf and hard-of-hearing children and adults that highlight the fields of Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math (STEAM) as well as educational topics pertaining to the deaf experience. In this workshop participants will learn some sign-mime signing songs body awareness and the use of theater games.

Event Type: Library Program

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

JAMES E RICHMOND SCIENCE CENTER
5305 Piney Church Rd, Piney Church Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

OUR SKY TONIGHT

Date: FIRST MONDAY OF EACH MONTH

  • February 3
  • April 6
  • June 1

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: James E Richmond Science Center, St Charles High School, Waldorf MD Description:

Details: Come out to the planetarium for a new monthly planetarium sky shows, highlighting each month’s featured constellations, stars, and planets. FREE! No ticket required. Presented by Educational Systems Federal Credit Union.

Event Type: Family

Age: All ages

Cost: FREE Registration: Walk- in welcome

Link

LIVING HISTORY PERFORMANCE – HARRIET TUBMAN

Date: February 3, 2020

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location:  Calvert Library –  Prince Frederick Branch

Details: Shemika Berry will perform as Harriet Tubman. Tubman was born into slavery in Maryland and escaped to become a leading abolitionist and political activist. If the recent film inspired you to learn more about this incredible woman, this a great opportunity!

Event Type: Library Program

Age Group: Recommended 10 and up

Cost: FREE

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

TODDLER TIME – SKYZONE  SCHEDULE

Date:  Every Tuesday & Thursday

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Crain Highway, White Plains, MD

Details: Toddler Time is a great shared experience for child and parent. A time for your little ones to discover the joy of being active, bouncing under the supervision of their parents, and without interference from the big kids. Visit their website or Facebook Page to find out about special seasonal Toddler Time Events

Event Type: Parent/child

Age Group: Walking to 5 years old

Registration: Walk-in welcome!

Cost: $10 Toddler, $8 Additional Toddler, $7 Parent

SKYZONE TODDLER TIME LINK

Tue Feb 0 4

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Tue Feb 0 4

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEEKLY STORY TIME – POTOMAC BRANCH
Date: Every Tuesday January 7- February 25, 2020
Times:

  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- Potomac
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

UNIQUE SPORTS ACADEMY
109 Post Office Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

DROP IN FREE PLAY
Date: TUESDAYS & FRIDAYS
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Description: Come join Unique Gym for their drop in free play. Lots of fun for your little ones including, obstacle courses, foam pit, trampoline time. These are just some of the activities your child will enjoy. Parent participation is required during floor activities. No registration required to participate in the fun.
Location: Unique Sports Academy
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $5 for ONE HOUR/ $10 for TWO HOURS per child.
More Information: www.uniquesportsacademy.com

 

Tue Feb 0 4

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Tue Feb 0 4

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

 

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

Tue Feb 0 4

TUESDAY STORY TIME

Tuesday Story Nights

Date: First Tuesday of the month

Time: 6:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Charles County- La Plata Branch

Details: Join Ms. Kate for Tuesday Story Nights! Children will listen to books being read and do finger plays! This story time encourages early literacy for it’s audience, toddlers! This program serves as a transition between Cuddle Time and Preschool Story Time and includes a simple craft at each session. Recommended for ages 2-5!

Event Type: Library

Age Group: 2 – 5

Cost: FREE

SUNSHINE – PROFESSIONAL TRAVELING THEATER WORKSHOP

Date: February 4, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM =7:00 PM

Location: Charles County Public Library – PD Brown Branch

Details: Come join us for an interactive workshop by Sunshine 2.0 which is a professional traveling theatre troupe based at Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) in Rochester NY. The Troupe provides performances and activities for deaf and hard-of-hearing children and adults that highlight the fields of Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math (STEAM) as well as educational topics pertaining to the deaf experience. In this workshop participants will learn some sign-mime signing songs body awareness and the use of theater games.

Event Type: Library Program

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

JAMES E RICHMOND SCIENCE CENTER
5305 Piney Church Rd, Piney Church Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

Date: Wednesdays & Thursdays
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: James E.Richmond Science Center
Description:

Doors Open» 6:00 p.m.
Fulldome Show» 6:45 p.m.
Exploration Stations» 6:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Event Type: Family
Age Group(s): All Ages
Cost: Tickets $8 per person (Ages 4-Up), 3 & under free
Registration: Purchase tickets online

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Wed Feb 0 5

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Wed Feb 0 5

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEDNESDAY STORY TIME -PD BROWN BRANCH
Date: Wednesday’s January 8- February 26, 2020
Times:

  • Cuddle Time (Ages 0-2) – 9:30-10:00 AM
  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- PD Brown
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am

AFTER SCHOOL COLONIAL CRAFTING SERIES

Date: Wednesdays January 29-February 26, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Location: Jefferson Patterson Museum – 10515 Mackall Rd, Saint Leonard, Maryland 20685

Details:

  • Jan 29 -Weaving: Join us as we learn about weaving and use our own looms to create a beautiful one of a kind creation.
  • Feb 5 – Quills and Quilling: Learn about two lost art forms, penmanship and quilling, the art of using rolled paper to create art that jumps off the page.
  • Feb 12 – Jacob’s Ladder: Try your hand at creating your own Jacob’s ladder toy.
  • Feb 19 – Tin Punch Art: Turn a boring plain piece of tin into a beautiful work of art.
  • Feb 26 – Candle Making: No light bulbs, no problem! Learn how to dip candles and make your very own candle to take home and enjoy.

Event Type: Educational/Arts

Age Group: Recommended ages 5 and up

Cost: $5 Per Session or $20 for all 5 sessions (FREE to Friends of Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum)

Registration Link

Event Link

HOMESCHOOL DAY- ACCOKEEK

Date: February 5, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM -12:00 PM

Location: Accokeek Foundation – 3400 Bryan Point Road, Accokeek, MD

Details: The Accokeek Foundation presents a Black History Month program designed for homeschoolers! Join us on Wednesday, February 5 from 10 am to 12 pm to learn about the struggles of the enslaved and how they communicated through spirituals when planning their escape to freedom, and honor their journey on the Underground Railroad.

$20/Student or $12/student group of 4+
(Adults and children under 3 are free)

DISCOUNT if you register for both homeschool events!: $35/Student

Link

Wed Feb 0 5

STEM CLUB

STEM CLUB

Date: February 5, 2020

Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Location: Library – Potomac Branch

Details: Join us for fun learning and socializing as we explore STEM themes. In February we will be playing Math Games! Recommended for ages 6-11.

Age Group: Recommended for ages 6-11.

Cost: FREE

 Register Required

STEM LAB – PIZZA FRACTION

Date: February 5, 2020

Time: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: Dahlgren Base

Details: Military/DOD Only! Learn about fractions with pizza! Explore science, technology, engineering, arts and math with hands-on experiments and activities at the General Library. Free and open to all with base access.

Event Type: Military/DOD Educational Program

Age Group: Recommended elementary school age

Cost: FREE

LINK

SUNSHINE – PROFESSIONAL TRAVELING THEATER WORKSHOP

Date: February 5, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM =7:00 PM

Location: Charles County Public Library – Potomac Branch

Details: Come join us for an interactive workshop by Sunshine 2.0 which is a professional traveling theatre troupe based at Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) in Rochester NY. The Troupe provides performances and activities for deaf and hard-of-hearing children and adults that highlight the fields of Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math (STEAM) as well as educational topics pertaining to the deaf experience. In this workshop participants will learn some sign-mime signing songs body awareness and the use of theater games.

Event Type: Library Program

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

JAMES E RICHMOND SCIENCE CENTER
5305 Piney Church Rd, Piney Church Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

Date: Wednesdays & Thursdays
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: James E.Richmond Science Center
Description:

Doors Open» 6:00 p.m.
Fulldome Show» 6:45 p.m.
Exploration Stations» 6:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Event Type: Family
Age Group(s): All Ages
Cost: Tickets $8 per person (Ages 4-Up), 3 & under free
Registration: Purchase tickets online

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

TODDLER TIME – SKYZONE  SCHEDULE

Date:  Every Tuesday & Thursday

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Crain Highway, White Plains, MD

Details: Toddler Time is a great shared experience for child and parent. A time for your little ones to discover the joy of being active, bouncing under the supervision of their parents, and without interference from the big kids. Visit their website or Facebook Page to find out about special seasonal Toddler Time Events

Event Type: Parent/child

Age Group: Walking to 5 years old

Registration: Walk-in welcome!

Cost: $10 Toddler, $8 Additional Toddler, $7 Parent

SKYZONE TODDLER TIME LINK

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

LETS LEARN SPANISH STORYTIME
Date: FIRST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH – 2020 SCHEDULE
Time: 6:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Location: Waldorf West Library
Details: Let’s learn Spanish together! Enjoy an English based storytime with some added Spanish words and watch as our Spanish vocabulary grows. We’ll read books, sing songs, dance and make a craft. It will be fantástico!
Event Type: Family Storytime
Age Group: 3 – 5
CCPL CALENDAR LINK

Thu Feb 0 6

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Thu Feb 0 6

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

Thu Feb 0 6

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Thu Feb 0 6

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

 

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEEKLY STORY TIME – LA PLATA BRANCH
Date: Thursday’s January 9-February 27, 2020
Times:

  • Cuddle Time (Ages 0-2) – 9:30-10:00 AM
  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- La Plata
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

AFTER SCHOOL NATIVE SKILLS SERIES

Date: Thursdays  January 30-February 27, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Location: Jefferson Patterson Museum – 10515 Mackall Rd, Saint Leonard, Maryland 20685

Details:

Looking for a fun and interesting after school activity that won’t break the bank? Then join us at Jefferson Patterson Park for our Native Skills After School Series on on Thursdays. You can attend as many or as few as you want. All sessions run from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM. Cost is $5.00 per person; Friends are free. Open to ages 10 and up.

  • January 30 Pottery
  • February 6 Painting With Earthen Pigments
  • February 13 Bracelets and Beads
  • February 20 Cattail Sculpture
  • February 27 Pottery Firing

Registration is required.
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1_xJSm7WmsJ1No0tfv4cLgrZKs1L5ENPoysdE1fyxT70/edit?ts=5dcedc2c

For more information, call 410-586-8501.

Event Link

LA LECHE LEAGUE MEET UP

Date: February 6, 2020

Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Location: Charles County Public Library – La Plata Branch

Details: Join LLL for their monthly breastfeeding and chestfeeding support group. Expectant parents, children, babies and support people are welcome. The library has an evening storytime after the meeting if you would like to make it a family outing.

Event Type: Parent Support

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Event Link

HOGWARTS ESCAPE ROOM

Date: Thursday, February 06, 2020

Time: Time Slots

  • 4:30 PM
  • 5:15 PM
  • 6:00 PM
Location: St. Mary’s Public Library – Charlotte Hall Branch – Meeting Room
Details: Are you ready? Detention in Professor Vector’s office time to escape! Players use clues solve puzzles and break the spell to escape detention. Can you beat the clock? Wear your robe and bring your wand. Registration required!
Event Type: Library  Teen Program
Age Group: Ages 12-18
Cost: FREE
Registration Required
Link
Thu Feb 0 6

STEM CLUB

STEM CLUB

Date: First Thursday of the Month

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Charles County Library – Potomac Branch

Details: Join us for fun, learning, and socializing as we explore STEM themes. In January we will be learning about Cells and Microscopes!

Event Type: Library

Age Group: Recommended for ages 6-11

Cost: FREE

 Register Required 

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

Fri Feb 0 7

TOTSICLES

CAPITAL CLUB HOUSE
3033 Waldorf Market Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

TOTSICLES
Date: FRIDAY’S ONGOING (Call first on holiday’s to double check the schedule)
Time: 10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Description: A half-hour of self-paced orientation to movement on ice, followed by a cup of hot cocoa and a story read aloud in our warm lobby. Stickers for all after storytime! Children may wear skates or shoes for snow and ice (no smooth-sole or open-toe shoes). Adults wear shoes for snow and ice.
Location: Capital Club House
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $10 (2018 Price Change)
More Information: https://www.charlescountyparks.com

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Fri Feb 0 7

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

UNIQUE SPORTS ACADEMY
109 Post Office Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

DROP IN FREE PLAY
Date: TUESDAYS & FRIDAYS
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Description: Come join Unique Gym for their drop in free play. Lots of fun for your little ones including, obstacle courses, foam pit, trampoline time. These are just some of the activities your child will enjoy. Parent participation is required during floor activities. No registration required to participate in the fun.
Location: Unique Sports Academy
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $5 for ONE HOUR/ $10 for TWO HOURS per child.
More Information: www.uniquesportsacademy.com

 

Fri Feb 0 7

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Fri Feb 0 7

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

 

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am

FAMILY TANGO WORKSHOP

Dates:

  • January 24, 31
  • February 7, 14, 21, 28

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Neighborhood Creative Arts Center- St. Mary’s Ave. La Plata, MD 20646

Details: Kick up your heels as you learn the steps to the Swing from master ballroom dancers, Steven and Jennifer Carpenter. Ballroom dancing is a great opportunity to make friends, build physical stamina, gain confidence, and just have fun! For kids, this is a great chance to adopt a positive attitude and artistic expression that is so important for their well-being. Don’t miss this opportunity to become one of those dancers on the dance floor that everyone envies!

Registration Link

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: $150 (Family of 4 – 6 Week Course)

Link

COMMUNITY DAY – ST CLEMENTS ISLAND

Date: February 7, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Location: St. Clement’s Island Museum – 38370 Point Breeze RoadColtons Point, MD 20626

Details: Have you ever wanted to contribute to an exhibit at a museum? St. Clement’s Island Museum is seeking historic documents, photos and other significant objects related to St. Clement’s Island and the Colton’s Point area from the 20th century and earlier.

Don’t have anything to contribute? You can also donate funds dedicated to new exhibits. This event encourages the public to share items and information that will help the St. Mary’s County Museum Division expand the interpretation, exhibits and story of its historic sites.

Event Type: Educational/Museum

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

LOBBY LITTLES: VALENTINES STORY TIME

Date: February 7, 2020

Time: 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Location: The Lobby Coffee Bar- 6201 Solomons Island Rd, Huntingtown, Maryland 20639

Details: We will be reading the books “Llama, Llama I love you” by Anna Dewdney and “Lets get ready for Valentines Day” by Lloyd Douglas. We hope to see you all there!

Event Type: Kids Program

Age Group: Ages 3 and up

Cost: FREE

Link

FOUNDATION FOR HEROS – CLOTHING DRIVE

Date: February 7, 2020

Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Location: Back At Your Best Chiropractic & Physical Therapy

Details: Please don’t make HULK mad. JOIN US! We are collecting MEN’s clothes for homeless Veterans and WOMEN’s clothing for domestic violence and sexual abuse victims. AND when you bring some items to donate, we will provide your children with a cool superhero mask and cape to keep them busy so you can get a nap. This collection will go to Baltimore. Feb 22nd is at Big Larry’s in Leonardtown from 12 – 4pm and all clothes, including children’s clothing, will stay in the county. TAX FORM will be provided for you to fill in and give your accountant. (Disclaimer: Nap not guaranteed in all homes as some children have mastered the ability to disturb parents when they rest.)

Cost: Free

Link

LOVING LEONARDTOWN – FIRST FRIDAY

Date: February 7, 2020

Time: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Leonardtown Square

Details: Bring a loved one to Leonardtown and spend a wonderful evening in town.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

SWEET STUFFIES – ARTFUL PLAYHOUSE

Date: February 7, 2020

Time: 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: ARTful PLAYhouse

Details: Drop off event – Get ready to create the sweetest stuffies you’ve ever seen! Each child will have the choice between a heart, rainbow, cupcake or donut template to make their very own painted stuffy or pillow completely embellished by them! We will finish the night off with a sweet treat!

Event Type: Arts & Crafts

Age Group: 5- 10 Years Old

Cost: $35

Parents’ Night Out

Date : Friday Night
Time : 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Status : Space is available!
Details : Pump it up is taking care of the kids tonight! PNO is made to give you a break and the only obligation you have at the end of your night (or before 10 PM.) is to pick them up and bring them home for bed. Pizza is catered, drinks will be served and activities like jumping on inflatables, making a special craft and watching a movie will be our itinerary!! FUN STUFF! Ages 4yrs-12yrs (Children MUST be potty trained)! $20 per child,$15 per sibling (payment due at time of registration) $5.00/15min charge for late pickup, per child. Sign up online, over the phone or in-store. Pre-registration is highly recommended.
Event Type: Parents Night Out
Age Group: 4-12 yo
Cost: $20 per child: sibling discount $15

VALENTINE’S DAY FAMILY DANCE – IMAGINARIUM

Date: February 7, 2020

Time: 6:30 PM -8:30 PM

Location: Imaginarium –

Details: Celebrate Valentine’s Day as a family at Imaginarium on FEBRUARY 7th, 2020 from 6:30pm-8:30pm! Come dressed up or dressed down, however you like to party! Admission to the event covers free play at Imaginarium, dance party with a disco ball, a sweet treats buffet, and a Valentine’s family photo (provided digitally in an online gallery).

Pizza and water bottles will be available for purchase throughout the evening. Cash and credit are accepted.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: $35

Link

PINK GOES RED

Date: February 7, 2020

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: SOMD Martial Arts – La Plata, MD

Details: Pink Goes Red for Heart Health 2020

Southern Maryland Martial Arts and Fitness 3047 Marshall Hall Road, Bryans Road, MD 20616

Details:  Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®, Nu Zeta Omega chapter, in partnership with our charitable affiliate Ivy and Pearls of Southern Maryland Community Charities, Inc. presents Pink Goes Red for Heart Health 2020. Put on your red outfit and sneakers, and Set It Off with us as we celebrate Pink Goes Red for Heart Health Day.

Activities will include:
Blood Pressure Screenings;
Zumba, Spin, and Pilates Classes; and
Healthy Snacks will also be provided!

Zumba 6:45 PM– 7:30 PM 25 slots max
Spin 6:45 PM – 7:30 PM 12 slots max
Zumba 7:45 PM – 8:30 PM 25 slots max
Spin 7:45 PM- 8:30 PM 12 slots max
Pilates 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM 15 slots max

For more Information contact Laura Dunk at 240.424.5390

Cost: This event is FREE and open to the public. Registration Starts at 6:15 PM. Our first set of classes will begin at 6:45 PM.

Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am

SENSORY TIME- SKYZONE 2020 SCHEDULE

Date: 2nd Saturday of Every Month

Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Skyzone, Waldorf, MD

Details: Enjoy the freedom of jumping in quieter, relaxing environment for those of special needs. ( Always verify with location before attending, especially on holidays.)

Cost: $13 Per Person

Event Link

ST CHARLES HIGH SCHOOL
5305 Piney Church Road, Waldorf, MD 20603

TODDLER HAPPY HOUR SWIM- CCPR FREE SWIM

Date: SUMMER SCHEDULE- Saturdays

  • Lackey Pool- Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020  (10:45 AM -11:45 AM )
  • Wade Pool (St.Charles High)-  Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020 (9:15 AM -10:15 AM)

Details: Enjoy time with your little fish in the zero-depth entry area. Adult required to be in the water with their children. Keep in mind weather contingent. If Charles County Schools are closed so is the pool.

Age: 3 months – 5 years

Cost: Resident Fee- FREE ages 3-5/ $2 per adult

Event Link

 

Sat Feb 0 8

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

PD BROWN LIBRARY
50 Village St, Waldorf, MD 20602

BLOCK PARTY –
Date:  2ND Saturday of the month
Time:  10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Details: Create awesome things with Lego blocks! Work together on teams or on your own to create something amazing then share your creations with the group!
Library: CCPL / P.D. Brown Branch
Event Type: All Ages
Age Group(s): All Ages
Link: CCPL CALENDAR LINK

WINTER JCPENNY KIDS ZONE SCHEDULE

Dates: 2nd Saturday of the Month

Time: 11:00 AM –12::00 PM

Location: JcPenney at St. Charles Towne Center (Waldorf, MD)
Details:

  • December – DIY Holiday T-Shirt
  • January –  Decorate Your Own Height Chart
  • February  – Valentines Day Desk Box
  • March – Craft A Magical Guardian Door Ornament
  • April – Trolls World Tour

This is not a drop-off,  kids must be accompanied by an adult.

Event Type: Kids Program

Age Group: Most enjoyable for kids ages 2 and Up

Cost: FREE

EVENT LINK

MICHAELS KIDS CRAFT- KIDS CLUB

Date/Times: February Schedule

  • February 1, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Feather Arrow Pencil
  • February 15, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Clay Pot
  • February 22, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Model Magic
  • February 29, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Mixed Media

Location: Michael’s Craft Store- Waldorf Location

Details:

Event Type: Craft

Age Group:

Cost: $3 Per Class

Link

MICHAELS CRAFT – MAKEBREAK

Date: Saturday’s throughout February

  • February 8 – 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM – Valentine Maker Fest
  • February 15 – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Dip Dyed Tassels
  • February 22 – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Clothespin Fairies
  • February 29- 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Floral Hoop Wreath

Location: Michael’s Craft Store- Waldorf Location

Details: Enjoy a free class for kids.

Event Type: Arts

Age Group: 5 -12

Cost: Classes FREE might require purchase of items.

Link

 

Sat Feb 0 8

LOWES BUILD & GROW

LOWES BUILD AND GROW

Date: February 8, 2020

Time: 9:00 – 12:00

Location: Lowe’s (Clinton, Waldorf, LaPlata , St Mary’s- California and others in local area!)

Details: Valentine’s Day is almost here!  This month’s project is perfect for holding all your child’s Valentine’s cards and treats!  Sign them up and join us on Saturday, February 8th!  Space is limited, so register today!

March is a March madness basketball hoop!

Event Type: Educational / Fun

Age Group: Recommended 3 and up

MUST REGISTER: link

***NO WALK INS***

HEART CRAFT

Date: February 8, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Location: Sneade’s ACE Home Center – (Owings & Lusby Locations Participating)

Details: Make Valentine’s Day cards for those you love! You’ll also get the chance to make a super fun bookmark with some of your favorite Ace Employees! You won’t want to miss out on this awesome time. We’ll see you then!

Event Type: Craft

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

VALENTINE CRAFT AND STORY TIME

Date: February 8, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Location: Dean Home Supply – 24425 Three Notch Rd, Hollywood, Maryland 20636

Details: Make a lovebug and color your heart out with Dean! Join us for story time and crafts!

RSVP Here: https://www.deanhomesupply.com/valentineevent

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

Sat Feb 0 8

LOWES BUILD & GROW

LOWES BUILD AND GROW

Date:

  • March 14
  • April 11
  • May 9
  • June 13
  • July 11

Time: 9:00 – 12:00

Location: Lowe’s (Clinton, Waldorf, LaPlata , St Mary’s- California and others in local area!)

Details: Lowe’s Build & Grow, is a free community educational program. Kids make wooden kit projects that are a lot of fun. This program is great for learning how to use tools and building confidence.

  • February- Valentine’s Day Box
  • March- Tabletop Basketball game
  • April- Bulldozer
  • May- Wheel Barrel
  • June- Bird House
  • July-

March is a March madness basketball hoop!

Event Type: Educational / Fun

Age Group: Recommended 3 and up

Cost: FREE

Registration: Space is limited, so register today!

MUST REGISTER: link

***NO WALK INS***

KIDS EXPO – FREDERICKSBURG

Date: February 8, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Location: Fredericksburg Convention Center – 2371 Carl D Silver Pkwy, Fredericksburg, Virginia 22401

Details: This was super crowded last year!

It’s all about the kids at the 7th Annual The Kids Expo – Fredericksburg presented by media sponsor Macaroni Kid Fredericksburg at the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center. This a great event for families to come out in the middle of winter to learn, explore & play together!

This two-day expo, February 8-9, offers fun experiences for kids of all ages…plus shopping and information for parents. Parents will love that there is a wide variety of local child-related vendors and businesses (toys and games, sports and fitness clubs, learning devices, day cares, schools, camps and more).

Kids will love the activities set up throughout the Expo Center, including those four super popular attractions: Meet and get pictures with realistic and active Dinosaurs, Find Fossils, Feed Butterflies and a Musical Petting Zoo. The Kids Expo will also have bounce houses, pony and train rides, Golf training from Gauntlet Golf, fire trucks, ambulances, Chick Fil a samples, reptiles, police and firemen, face painting and more cool attractions being added everyday. Don’t miss the Main Stage for interactive demonstrations from local dance and martial arts studios, local school bands and cheerleaders.

Link

ROYAL FAMILY TEA TIME

Date: February 8, 2020

Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Location: Swan Point Country Club – 11550 Swan Point Blvd, Swan Point, Maryland 20645

Details: Join us for our Royal Family Teatime on Saturday, February 8th from 2-4 PM. Bring your princes and princesses to enjoy some delicious snacks and fun activities!

Event Type: Restaurant

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: $ call for details

Link

FUN WITH FOSSILS

Date: February 8, 2020

Time: 2:30 PM

Location: Calvert County Library – Prince Frederick Branch

Details: This STEM-based program series is designed to get kids in K-3rd grade thinking like scientists. This month only we’ll meet at Calvert Library Prince Frederick for a fossil show-and-tell and a mini fossil excavation by the Calvert Marine Museum!  Be ready to “Ask a Paleontologist”, stump the expert and explore the visiting Smithsonian “Water/Ways” exhibit!

Event Type: Library – Kids Program

Age Group: Recommended for Elementary Aged Children

Cost: FREE

Link

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

SUNDAY FUN DAY AT AMF

Date: Sunday’s

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: AMF Waldorf

Details: The fun begins after 6pm! Discover the most entertaining way to end your weekend—with $3 games and arcade card deals all night long.

Subject to lane availability

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:

  • $3 GAMES OF BOWLING
  • $3 FOR A $6 ARCADE CARD

Event Link

KIDS EXPO – FREDERICKSBURG

Date: February 8, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Location: Fredericksburg Convention Center – 2371 Carl D Silver Pkwy, Fredericksburg, Virginia 22401

Details: This was super crowded last year!

It’s all about the kids at the 7th Annual The Kids Expo – Fredericksburg presented by media sponsor Macaroni Kid Fredericksburg at the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center. This a great event for families to come out in the middle of winter to learn, explore & play together!

This two-day expo, February 8-9, offers fun experiences for kids of all ages…plus shopping and information for parents. Parents will love that there is a wide variety of local child-related vendors and businesses (toys and games, sports and fitness clubs, learning devices, day cares, schools, camps and more).

Kids will love the activities set up throughout the Expo Center, including those four super popular attractions: Meet and get pictures with realistic and active Dinosaurs, Find Fossils, Feed Butterflies and a Musical Petting Zoo. The Kids Expo will also have bounce houses, pony and train rides, Golf training from Gauntlet Golf, fire trucks, ambulances, Chick Fil a samples, reptiles, police and firemen, face painting and more cool attractions being added everyday. Don’t miss the Main Stage for interactive demonstrations from local dance and martial arts studios, local school bands and cheerleaders.

Link

Date: February 9, 2020
Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Location: Heritage Chocolates, Leonardtown, MD
Details: It’s time for one of our most anticipated yearly events!! We’re back at it – dipping THOUSANDS of Chocolate Covered Strawberries for you to decorate! We can’t wait for you to join us for this fun event in the shop!

Pre-made Chocolate Covered Strawberries will be available for pre-order (Valentine’s Pick Up) as well.

Please be sure to RSVP on this event page so we can get an accurate headcount for the event! Can’t wait to see you!
Event Type: Workshop
Age Group: All Ages
Cost: Berries can be dipped by the dozen or half dozen:
1 Dozen Berries: $17.50
1/2 Dozen Berries: $9
Link

HORSE HANDS ON

Date: February 9, 2020

Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Location: Lucky Cricket Farm  -1935 Emmanuel Church Rd, Huntingtown, Maryland 20639

Details: Come spend two hours handling, grooming and learning about horses. Free event. Open to all ages. Activity inside so not weather dependent.

Event Type: Educational

Age Group: All ages

Cost: Free

Link

 

WEEKEND JUMP- PUMP IT UP

Dates: Sunday’s

Time: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Pump It Up- Post Office Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details: Get energy out at one of pump it ups open jumps.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure/Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: Open Jump $11

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

MONDAY STORY TIME AT WALDORF WEST-  SCHEDULE
Date: Every Monday January -February 2020 (No story time January 20 or February 17)

Time:

  • Cuddle Time – 9:30 AM
  • Movers n Shakers- 10:00 AM
  • Preschool Story Time- 10: 45 AM

Location: Charles County Public Library- Waldorf West
Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Cost: Free
Event Link

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Mon Feb 1 0

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Mon Feb 1 0

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

Mon Feb 1 0

FAMILY DATE NIGHT

FAMILY DATE NIGHT

Date: February 10, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Lobby Coffee Bar – 6201 Solomons Island Rd. Huntingtown, Maryland 20639

Details: Valentine’s Day is traditionally a holiday meant for couples, but it is also the perfect time to celebrate the love of your entire family.

This year, create a new family tradition and join us for dinner and family-friendly Improv Night at The Lobby Coffee Bar!
Monday, February 10th from 6-8P (improv from 6:30P-7:30P).
Reservation is required this evening to ensure that we are prepared for your family.

Make your reservation a lobbycoffee.org/reservation

Event Type: Family Friendly Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: Free

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

TODDLER TIME – SKYZONE  SCHEDULE

Date:  Every Tuesday & Thursday

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Crain Highway, White Plains, MD

Details: Toddler Time is a great shared experience for child and parent. A time for your little ones to discover the joy of being active, bouncing under the supervision of their parents, and without interference from the big kids. Visit their website or Facebook Page to find out about special seasonal Toddler Time Events

Event Type: Parent/child

Age Group: Walking to 5 years old

Registration: Walk-in welcome!

Cost: $10 Toddler, $8 Additional Toddler, $7 Parent

SKYZONE TODDLER TIME LINK

Tue Feb 1 1

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Tue Feb 1 1

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEEKLY STORY TIME – POTOMAC BRANCH
Date: Every Tuesday January 7- February 25, 2020
Times:

  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- Potomac
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

UNIQUE SPORTS ACADEMY
109 Post Office Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

DROP IN FREE PLAY
Date: TUESDAYS & FRIDAYS
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Description: Come join Unique Gym for their drop in free play. Lots of fun for your little ones including, obstacle courses, foam pit, trampoline time. These are just some of the activities your child will enjoy. Parent participation is required during floor activities. No registration required to participate in the fun.
Location: Unique Sports Academy
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $5 for ONE HOUR/ $10 for TWO HOURS per child.
More Information: www.uniquesportsacademy.com

 

Tue Feb 1 1

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Tue Feb 1 1

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

 

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

MOMMY AND ME COFFEE AND YOGA

Date: February 11, 2020

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: The Lobby Coffee Bar- 6201 Solomons Island Rd, Huntingtown, Maryland 20639

Details: Bring you + your little to The Lobby for mommy and me coffee + yoga! Be sure to come equipped with your blocks, straps, + mats. 🙂

Event Type: Mommy & Me

Age Group: *Age Limit – Babies + Toddlers*

Cost: FREE

Link

HIBERNATION SEARCH AND FIND

Date: February 11, 2020

Time: 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Location: Charles County Public Library – La Plata Branch

Details: You’re invited on a little adventure around the library with Ms. Kate to explore how animals hibernate! This program will include a fun activity and invite children to discuss the different ways animals enjoy their winter break.

Event Type: Library Program

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

SUNSHINE – PROFESSIONAL TRAVELING THEATER WORKSHOP

Date: February 11, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM =7:00 PM

Location: Charles County Public Library – LaPlata Branch

Details: Come join us for an interactive workshop by Sunshine 2.0 which is a professional traveling theatre troupe based at Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) in Rochester NY. The Troupe provides performances and activities for deaf and hard-of-hearing children and adults that highlight the fields of Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math (STEAM) as well as educational topics pertaining to the deaf experience. In this workshop participants will learn some sign-mime signing songs body awareness and the use of theater games.

Event Type: Library Program

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

Tue Feb 1 1

SEWING LOUNGE

SEWING LOUNGE

Date:  February 11, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: CCPL / West Branch

Details: Is sewing your thing, but you don’t have a sewing machine or don’t have a sewing space to start creating? Come to our Sewing Lounge! We’ll have our three machines ready for you to start on your new project. First-come, first-served.

Event Type: Library/ Teen

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

 

Tue Feb 1 1

DRAWING CLUB -TEEN

DRAWING CLUB TEEN

Date: February 11, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Charles County Library – Waldorf West

Details: Come hangout with fellow artists! Draw and color in a laid-back environment. Light snacks provided.

Event Type: Library Program

Age Group: Recommended for ages 12-18

Cost: FREE

Link

JAMES E RICHMOND SCIENCE CENTER
5305 Piney Church Rd, Piney Church Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

Date: Wednesdays & Thursdays
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: James E.Richmond Science Center
Description:

Doors Open» 6:00 p.m.
Fulldome Show» 6:45 p.m.
Exploration Stations» 6:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Event Type: Family
Age Group(s): All Ages
Cost: Tickets $8 per person (Ages 4-Up), 3 & under free
Registration: Purchase tickets online

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Wed Feb 1 2

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Wed Feb 1 2

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEDNESDAY STORY TIME -PD BROWN BRANCH
Date: Wednesday’s January 8- February 26, 2020
Times:

  • Cuddle Time (Ages 0-2) – 9:30-10:00 AM
  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- PD Brown
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am

AFTER SCHOOL COLONIAL CRAFTING SERIES

Date: Wednesdays January 29-February 26, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Location: Jefferson Patterson Museum – 10515 Mackall Rd, Saint Leonard, Maryland 20685

Details:

  • Jan 29 -Weaving: Join us as we learn about weaving and use our own looms to create a beautiful one of a kind creation.
  • Feb 5 – Quills and Quilling: Learn about two lost art forms, penmanship and quilling, the art of using rolled paper to create art that jumps off the page.
  • Feb 12 – Jacob’s Ladder: Try your hand at creating your own Jacob’s ladder toy.
  • Feb 19 – Tin Punch Art: Turn a boring plain piece of tin into a beautiful work of art.
  • Feb 26 – Candle Making: No light bulbs, no problem! Learn how to dip candles and make your very own candle to take home and enjoy.

Event Type: Educational/Arts

Age Group: Recommended ages 5 and up

Cost: $5 Per Session or $20 for all 5 sessions (FREE to Friends of Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum)

Registration Link

Event Link

Wed Feb 1 2

ART EXPLORATION

ART EXPLORATION

Date: February 12, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Location: Charles County Library – Potomac Branch

Details: Join us for an evening of art history and a hands on art project. Attendees will learn about Lois Mailou Jones what made her art so unique and create their own one-of-a-kind art inspired by Jones.

Even Type: Library Program

Age Group: 6-11

Cost: FREE

LINK

 

JAMES E RICHMOND SCIENCE CENTER
5305 Piney Church Rd, Piney Church Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

Date: Wednesdays & Thursdays
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: James E.Richmond Science Center
Description:

Doors Open» 6:00 p.m.
Fulldome Show» 6:45 p.m.
Exploration Stations» 6:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Event Type: Family
Age Group(s): All Ages
Cost: Tickets $8 per person (Ages 4-Up), 3 & under free
Registration: Purchase tickets online

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

TODDLER TIME – SKYZONE  SCHEDULE

Date:  Every Tuesday & Thursday

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Crain Highway, White Plains, MD

Details: Toddler Time is a great shared experience for child and parent. A time for your little ones to discover the joy of being active, bouncing under the supervision of their parents, and without interference from the big kids. Visit their website or Facebook Page to find out about special seasonal Toddler Time Events

Event Type: Parent/child

Age Group: Walking to 5 years old

Registration: Walk-in welcome!

Cost: $10 Toddler, $8 Additional Toddler, $7 Parent

SKYZONE TODDLER TIME LINK

Thu Feb 1 3

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Thu Feb 1 3

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

Thu Feb 1 3

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Thu Feb 1 3

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

 

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEEKLY STORY TIME – LA PLATA BRANCH
Date: Thursday’s January 9-February 27, 2020
Times:

  • Cuddle Time (Ages 0-2) – 9:30-10:00 AM
  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- La Plata
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

Thu Feb 1 3

EVENING STORY TIME

Evening Story Time

Date: 2nd Thursday’s of the month

Time: 6:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Location: PD Brown Branch

Details: This story time encourages emerging literacy skills through books, songs, finger-plays, and flannel board stories. It is designed for children of multiple ages and their parents. This is a 30 minute program that includes a simple craft or activity.

Event Type: Library

Age Group: Birth – 5

Cost: FREE

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

AFTER SCHOOL NATIVE SKILLS SERIES

Date: Thursdays  January 30-February 27, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Location: Jefferson Patterson Museum – 10515 Mackall Rd, Saint Leonard, Maryland 20685

Details:

Looking for a fun and interesting after school activity that won’t break the bank? Then join us at Jefferson Patterson Park for our Native Skills After School Series on on Thursdays. You can attend as many or as few as you want. All sessions run from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM. Cost is $5.00 per person; Friends are free. Open to ages 10 and up.

  • January 30 Pottery
  • February 6 Painting With Earthen Pigments
  • February 13 Bracelets and Beads
  • February 20 Cattail Sculpture
  • February 27 Pottery Firing

Registration is required.
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1_xJSm7WmsJ1No0tfv4cLgrZKs1L5ENPoysdE1fyxT70/edit?ts=5dcedc2c

For more information, call 410-586-8501.

Event Link

VALENTINES DAY -POP UP CARD

Date: February 13, 2020

Time: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: Indian Head Base – Community Recreation Center

Details: ***Military DOD ONLY***  Make your pop-up Valentine’s Day card, create a craft and enjoy treats at the Community Recreation Center.

Event Type: Military/DOD Craft

Age Group: All Ages

Reservation: To RSVP, contact Community Rec at 301-744-4850

Cost: FREE

Link

Thu Feb 1 3

STEM CLUB

Date: Thursday, February 13, 2020
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: CC Library – Waldorf West Branch
Details: In this program you will learn about the mysterious world of microbes. Make your own microbe petri dish craft to take home.
Event Type: Library Program
Age: 6-11
Cost: FREE

ANTI-VALENTINE’S DAY PARTY

Date: February 13, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Charles County Library -Potomac Branch

Details:  Sick of all the mushy love stuff? Join us to make Frankentoys by ripping apart old stuffies and putting them back together in weird ways make Anti-Valentines Day cards and Anti-Love Potions!

Event Type: Library Kids Program

Age Group: 6-12

Cost: FREE

Link

DISNEY ON ICE – DC CAPITAL ONE AREA

Dates/Times:

  • Thursday, Feb. 13 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 14 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Sat, Feb. 15 @ 10:30 a.m. 2:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Feb. 16 @ 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
  • Mon. Feb. 17 @ 10:30 a.m and 2:30 p.m. (President’s Day)

Location: Capital One Arena, Washington D.C.

Details: Disney on Ice comes to DC in time for a fun way to celebrate Valentines Day as a family.

Event Type: Entertainment

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: Ticket Prices-  $90 Front Row, $55 VIP, $35, $30, $20 and $15 (Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com or Box Office)

Discount Code: BLOGGER

HOME SCHOOL DAY

Date: Monthly Event – 2nd Friday of the Month

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Humane Society

Details: Register for the following homeschool days that include educational programming and lunch.

Event Type: Educational

Age Group: K-8th Grade

Cost: $15 Per Child

Event Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

Fri Feb 1 4

TOTSICLES

CAPITAL CLUB HOUSE
3033 Waldorf Market Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

TOTSICLES
Date: FRIDAY’S ONGOING (Call first on holiday’s to double check the schedule)
Time: 10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Description: A half-hour of self-paced orientation to movement on ice, followed by a cup of hot cocoa and a story read aloud in our warm lobby. Stickers for all after storytime! Children may wear skates or shoes for snow and ice (no smooth-sole or open-toe shoes). Adults wear shoes for snow and ice.
Location: Capital Club House
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $10 (2018 Price Change)
More Information: https://www.charlescountyparks.com

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Fri Feb 1 4

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

UNIQUE SPORTS ACADEMY
109 Post Office Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

DROP IN FREE PLAY
Date: TUESDAYS & FRIDAYS
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Description: Come join Unique Gym for their drop in free play. Lots of fun for your little ones including, obstacle courses, foam pit, trampoline time. These are just some of the activities your child will enjoy. Parent participation is required during floor activities. No registration required to participate in the fun.
Location: Unique Sports Academy
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $5 for ONE HOUR/ $10 for TWO HOURS per child.
More Information: www.uniquesportsacademy.com

 

Fri Feb 1 4

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Fri Feb 1 4

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

 

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am

GAME NIGHT- MATHNASIUM DUNKIRK

Date: January 10, 2020

Time: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Mathnasium – Dunkirk, MD

Details: Mathnasium hosts a FREE game night at their Dunkirk location on the second Friday of every month.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: 5 and up

Cost: FREE

FAMILY TANGO WORKSHOP

Dates:

  • January 24, 31
  • February 7, 14, 21, 28

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Neighborhood Creative Arts Center- St. Mary’s Ave. La Plata, MD 20646

Details: Kick up your heels as you learn the steps to the Swing from master ballroom dancers, Steven and Jennifer Carpenter. Ballroom dancing is a great opportunity to make friends, build physical stamina, gain confidence, and just have fun! For kids, this is a great chance to adopt a positive attitude and artistic expression that is so important for their well-being. Don’t miss this opportunity to become one of those dancers on the dance floor that everyone envies!

Registration Link

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: $150 (Family of 4 – 6 Week Course)

Link

DISNEY ON ICE – DC CAPITAL ONE AREA

Dates/Times:

  • Thursday, Feb. 13 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 14 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Sat, Feb. 15 @ 10:30 a.m. 2:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Feb. 16 @ 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
  • Mon. Feb. 17 @ 10:30 a.m and 2:30 p.m. (President’s Day)

Location: Capital One Arena, Washington D.C.

Details: Disney on Ice comes to DC in time for a fun way to celebrate Valentines Day as a family.

Event Type: Entertainment

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: Ticket Prices-  $90 Front Row, $55 VIP, $35, $30, $20 and $15 (Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com or Box Office)

Discount Code: BLOGGER

VALENTINES DAY

Date: February 14, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM

Location: UNIQUE SPORTS – Post Office Rd. Waldorf

Details: See Flier

Cost: $5 per kid

DATE  NIGHT OUT – SKY ZONE

Date: February 14, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Sky Zone – WALDORF MD

Details: looking for a date night idea? Love is in the air and it’s DATE NIGHT at Sky Zone! Bring your Valentine, enjoy pizza and get some time together trying something new.

4 hours of jump
1 slice of pizza
1 fountain drink

Thank you State Farm for partnering with us for this special event!

https://www.skyzone.com/waldorf/promotions/love-is-in-the-air-parents-date-night

Event Type: Parent

Age Group: Adult Only

Cost: $29.99

Link

VALENTINES DAY – PARENTS NIGHT OUT IMAGINARIUM

Date: February 14, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Imaginarium – 13360 HG Trueman RD. Solomons, MD

Details:  Enjoy a night out for Valentine’s Day while Imaginarium staff supervises and entertains your children. The evening will consist of Free Play, Dinner (pizza and Capri Sun), and a child-appropriate movie projected on our big screen. Children can wear PJs and bring along their blankets and pillows to relax during movie time. Admission fee includes 1 child.

Registration: Required – https://imaginariumplay.aluvii.com/store/shop/categoryproducts?id=1&offSet=300&categoryId=3

Event Type: Parents Night Out

Age Group: Children must be 3 years and up and must be potty-independent.

Cost: $

Link

Parent’s Night Out – SweetARTS Special Event

Date: February 14, 2020

Time: 6:15 PM – 10:00 PM

Parents’ Night Out is Here! Drop your kids off for hours of non-stop fun at My Gym Waldorf. Fun themed Activities includes:

  •  Valentine arts-n-crafts
  •  Gymnastics & Tumbling
  •  Games
  •  Plus Movie & Pizza
  •  What’s a Valentine party without a little sweetness: Cupcake Decorating

Event Type: Parents Night Out

Age Group: Ages 3yrs 6mos – 10yrs

Cost:  Pricing for Non-Lifetime Members $34/Lifetime Member Discount – $29- S(ibling Discount Available)

Link

KIDS WORKSHOP- BUTTON SEWING

Date: February 14, 2020

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: Joanne Fabric – Brandywine Location

Details:

  • Learn to hand sew different button types
    (flat buttons 2-hole, flat buttons 4-hole & shank buttons)
  • Work with fabric markers
  • Make artwork to display

Event Type: Arts/Craft

Age Group: 5 and up

Cost: $

Link

VALENTINES DAY – NIGHT UNDER THE STARS

***AGES 16 & OVER ONLY***

Date: February 14, 2020

Time: 6:30 – 8:00 PM

Location: James E Richmond Science Center

Details: Bring your date to the Science Center for a Night Under the Stars. The evening will include time for chocolates and a bubbly beverage, a themed planetarium show, and of course appropriate music.
Admission includes:
Valentine’s Day Planetarium Sky Show
Bubbly Beverage for Two (non-alcoholic)
Valentine’s Day Chocolate for Two
Door prizes
Science On a Sphere

Event Type: Parent Support

Age Group: 16+

Cost:

Link

HEART TO HEART DINNER & DANCE – DATE NIGHT IDEA

Date: February 14, 2020

Time: 6:30 PM – 11:00 PM

Location: Our Lady of the Wayside – 37575 Chaptico Road, Chaptico, MD

Details: Join Our Lady of the Wayside for a wonderful dinner and dance and help our youth to organize and raise funds for the Pilgrimage to St. Clement’s Island.

Event Type: Date Night

Age Group: Adult

Cost: $15 per person/$30 per couple. At the door: $20 per person/$40 per couple

JAMES E RICHMOND SCIENCE CENTER
5305 Piney Church Rd, Piney Church Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

Date: 1ST & 3RD SATURDAYS
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:45 PM
Location: James E.Richmond Science Center
Description: James E. Richmond Science Center previews a full dome show every 1ST & 3RD Saturday.

Doors Open» 9:00 a.m.
Fulldome Shows» 9:30 a.m. | 10:45 a.m. | 12:00 p.m.
Exploration Stations» 9:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Event Type: Family
Age Group(s): All Ages
Cost: Tickets $8 per person (Ages 4-Up), 3 & under free
Registration: Purchase tickets online

Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am
ST CHARLES HIGH SCHOOL
5305 Piney Church Road, Waldorf, MD 20603

TODDLER HAPPY HOUR SWIM- CCPR FREE SWIM

Date: SUMMER SCHEDULE- Saturdays

  • Lackey Pool- Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020  (10:45 AM -11:45 AM )
  • Wade Pool (St.Charles High)-  Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020 (9:15 AM -10:15 AM)

Details: Enjoy time with your little fish in the zero-depth entry area. Adult required to be in the water with their children. Keep in mind weather contingent. If Charles County Schools are closed so is the pool.

Age: 3 months – 5 years

Cost: Resident Fee- FREE ages 3-5/ $2 per adult

Event Link

 

Sat Feb 1 5

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

MICHAELS KIDS CRAFT- KIDS CLUB

Date/Times: February Schedule

  • February 1, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Feather Arrow Pencil
  • February 15, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Clay Pot
  • February 22, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Model Magic
  • February 29, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Mixed Media

Location: Michael’s Craft Store- Waldorf Location

Details:

Event Type: Craft

Age Group:

Cost: $3 Per Class

Link

MICHAELS CRAFT – MAKEBREAK

Date: Saturday’s throughout February

  • February 8 – 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM – Valentine Maker Fest
  • February 15 – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Dip Dyed Tassels
  • February 22 – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Clothespin Fairies
  • February 29- 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Floral Hoop Wreath

Location: Michael’s Craft Store- Waldorf Location

Details: Enjoy a free class for kids.

Event Type: Arts

Age Group: 5 -12

Cost: Classes FREE might require purchase of items.

Link

 

FAMILY VALENTINE WORKSHOP

Date: February 15, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: AR Workshop – 317 Charles Street, Suite A, La Plata, Maryland 20646

Details: Join us at AR Workshop to make a special Valentine Mini Wood Sign and many other selections! Register to make 1 or 2 mini wood signs per person!

Registration Link

Event Type: Arts/Craft

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: $

Link

DISNEY ON ICE – DC CAPITAL ONE AREA

Dates/Times:

  • Thursday, Feb. 13 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 14 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Sat, Feb. 15 @ 10:30 a.m. 2:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Feb. 16 @ 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
  • Mon. Feb. 17 @ 10:30 a.m and 2:30 p.m. (President’s Day)

Location: Capital One Arena, Washington D.C.

Details: Disney on Ice comes to DC in time for a fun way to celebrate Valentines Day as a family.

Event Type: Entertainment

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: Ticket Prices-  $90 Front Row, $55 VIP, $35, $30, $20 and $15 (Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com or Box Office)

Discount Code: BLOGGER

COCO AND SNOW FLAKES

Date: Saturday, February 15, 2020

Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Location: Charles County Library – Potomac Branch

Details: A program to warm your heart- come make snowflake crafts while drinking hot chocolate!
Event Type: Library Kids Program
Age Group: All Ages
Cost: FREE

VALENTINES PARENTS NIGHT OUT

Date: February 15, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Unique Sports- Post Office Rd. Waldorf, MD 20602

Details: Join us February 15, from 6:00-10:00 pm for our Valentines Parent’s Night Out ❤️❤️
*The first 50 people to register will be entered into a door prize drawing!*
Registration is now open!

Event Type: Parent Support/Drop-Off

Age Group: 5 – 12

Cost: $20

Link

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

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SUNDAY FUN DAY AT AMF

Date: Sunday’s

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: AMF Waldorf

Details: The fun begins after 6pm! Discover the most entertaining way to end your weekend—with $3 games and arcade card deals all night long.

Subject to lane availability

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:

  • $3 GAMES OF BOWLING
  • $3 FOR A $6 ARCADE CARD

Event Link

WEEKEND JUMP- PUMP IT UP

Dates: Sunday’s

Time: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Pump It Up- Post Office Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details: Get energy out at one of pump it ups open jumps.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure/Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: Open Jump $11

Link

DISNEY ON ICE – DC CAPITAL ONE AREA

Dates/Times:

  • Thursday, Feb. 13 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 14 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Sat, Feb. 15 @ 10:30 a.m. 2:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Feb. 16 @ 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
  • Mon. Feb. 17 @ 10:30 a.m and 2:30 p.m. (President’s Day)

Location: Capital One Arena, Washington D.C.

Details: Disney on Ice comes to DC in time for a fun way to celebrate Valentines Day as a family.

Event Type: Entertainment

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: Ticket Prices-  $90 Front Row, $55 VIP, $35, $30, $20 and $15 (Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com or Box Office)

Discount Code: BLOGGER

SUNDAY ADOPTION EVENT

Date: Sunday

Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Location: Waldorf PetSmart, 3045 Festival Way, Waldorf, MD 20601

Details: Sunday adoption event at the Waldorf PetSmart
Adoptable pups and kitties available for same day adoption
Pets are spayed/neutered, up-to-date on age appropriate vaccines

Check out our adoptable dog album: https://www.facebook.com/pg/LCARMD/photos/?tab=album&album_id=2829551270412298

Event Type: Community

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: Free

Link 

Sun Feb 1 6

MOMMY AND ME PAINT

MOMMY AND ME PAINT

Date: February 16, 2020

Time: 2:00 PM P-4:00 PM

Location: Wine & Design – 11610 Fenwick St, Leonardtown, Maryland 20650

Details: Join us for a Parent & Me class! One ticket secures parent AND child canvases.

Online payment is required to secure your seat. Seating is first come, first serve. Our artist will guide you step by step to complete your very own masterpiece, no previous artist experience needed!

Due to state and county law, we can not allow BYOB. You may purchase wine and beer in studio. Nonalcoholic beverages and small snacks are welcome to bring onsite.

All sales are final, refunds for our classes will not be given. To cancel and receive a credit to join us another time, you MUST email the studio 48 hours before an event.

Event Type: ARt

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: $

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KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

MONDAY STORY TIME AT WALDORF WEST-  SCHEDULE
Date: Every Monday January -February 2020 (No story time January 20 or February 17)

Time:

  • Cuddle Time – 9:30 AM
  • Movers n Shakers- 10:00 AM
  • Preschool Story Time- 10: 45 AM

Location: Charles County Public Library- Waldorf West
Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Cost: Free
Event Link

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Mon Feb 1 7

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Mon Feb 1 7

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

Mon Feb 1 7

CCPR- STORY TIME

CHARLES COUNTY PARKS & RECREATION – STORY TIME

Date: Monday January 20, 2020 & February 17, 2020

Time: 6:30 PM – 7:15 PM

Location: Waldorf Senior & Recreation Center

Details: Reading aloud creates memories and encourages critical thinking. Meet other parents and children while enjoying a story and interactive activities with your little one.

Event Type: Kids Program

Age Group: Age 3-5

Cost: Resident Fee: $5 • Non-Resident: $6

Online registration: http://bit.ly/2FqS352

Link

DISNEY ON ICE – DC CAPITAL ONE AREA

Dates/Times:

  • Thursday, Feb. 13 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 14 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • Sat, Feb. 15 @ 10:30 a.m. 2:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Feb. 16 @ 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
  • Mon. Feb. 17 @ 10:30 a.m and 2:30 p.m. (President’s Day)

Location: Capital One Arena, Washington D.C.

Details: Disney on Ice comes to DC in time for a fun way to celebrate Valentines Day as a family.

Event Type: Entertainment

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: Ticket Prices-  $90 Front Row, $55 VIP, $35, $30, $20 and $15 (Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com or Box Office)

Discount Code: BLOGGER

PRESIDENTS DAY HORSE CAMP

Date: February 17, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Location: Free Rein Equine

Details: Horseback Riding Day Camp. Most time is spent outside, however we have a warm classroom to hold some of our educational time in.

Campers will learn to care for their horses, respect them and safely have a fun time with them! Campers will have a busy day or horseback riding, arts and crafts, games and “horse play” in the arena, and education and learning on horsemanship and stable care.

***CAMP INFO: These camps are designed to educate children about life on a horse farm. Our campers learn about the daily care of horses and other animals on our farm. They learn that there is a lot of work that goes into the care of the horses and get to ride our friendly and kind horses in riding lessons! Please check out our past events for some great pics of the fun stuff we have done!

This camp will offer riding lessons, workshops on horse care, health and nutrition, general equestrian knowledge, and lots of fun active games! Our staff is CPR/First Aid Certified and lead by CHA Master instructor.

Event Type: Recreational

Age Group: 4- 12 Years Old

Cost: $60

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FREE BALLET DEMO CLASS

Date: February 17, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Neighborhood Creative Arts Center – 106 St Mary’s Ave, La Plata, Maryland 20646

Details: This course will focus on the discovery of music & movement through music, instruments, and professor led instruction to introduce the beginning fundamentals of dance to the very young, and will include ballet, jazz, & modern concepts. Dance instruction at this level also offers children the opportunity to develop their skills both individually and in a group setting.

Event Type: Arts

Age Group: Kids Program

Cost:  Free

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OUT OF THIS WORLD ART CAMP

Date: February 17, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Location:  ARTful PLAYhouse – 22725 Duke Street, Leonardtown, Maryland 20650

Details: Join us for a 1/2 day Out of this World Art Camp!
Crafty Campers will spend the day engaged in galaxy sensory play, space invitations to create and a stellar take home project!
Please bring a bagged lunch & water bottle!
Children must be bathroom independent

Event Type: Arts

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: $$

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BOOK READING AND AUTHOR VISIT

Date: February 17, 2020

Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Location: White Rabbit Book Store

Details: Come in on Monday, January 17th for stories, discussion and book signings. Author Jim Burd Brewster will be at the store between 11am – 1pm on President’s Day. He will read his stories, discuss his books and their mission, and autograph books that are available for purchase. Check out his website at https://www.gladtodoit.net/

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

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FATHER DAUGHTER DATE NIGHT – CHICK-FIL-A

***Pre-Registration Required, I put this on the calendar to remind everyone who signed-up. I posted about this on FB ahead to help with planning a few weeks ago ;).***

Date: February 17, 2020

Time:

  • 4:30 PM (Slot 1)
  • 6:30 PM (Slot 2)

Location: LaPlata Fire House

Details: Join LaPlata CFA for Daddy-Daughter Date Night, an evening where fathers and daughters have the opportunity to spend quality time together. Dinner, Pictures, fun and games are all included in your night out. There are two seating available the first is from 4:30pm – 6:00pm. and the second seating is from 6:30pm – 8:00pm. Choose which seating you would rather attend and reserve your tickets now!

***Registration will close 2/11/20 to allow our team to verify guest numbers and prepare for your arrival.**

Event Type: Restaurant

Age Group: All Age

Cost: FREE

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KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

TODDLER TIME – SKYZONE  SCHEDULE

Date:  Every Tuesday & Thursday

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Crain Highway, White Plains, MD

Details: Toddler Time is a great shared experience for child and parent. A time for your little ones to discover the joy of being active, bouncing under the supervision of their parents, and without interference from the big kids. Visit their website or Facebook Page to find out about special seasonal Toddler Time Events

Event Type: Parent/child

Age Group: Walking to 5 years old

Registration: Walk-in welcome!

Cost: $10 Toddler, $8 Additional Toddler, $7 Parent

SKYZONE TODDLER TIME LINK

Tue Feb 1 8

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Tue Feb 1 8

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEEKLY STORY TIME – POTOMAC BRANCH
Date: Every Tuesday January 7- February 25, 2020
Times:

  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- Potomac
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

UNIQUE SPORTS ACADEMY
109 Post Office Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

DROP IN FREE PLAY
Date: TUESDAYS & FRIDAYS
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Description: Come join Unique Gym for their drop in free play. Lots of fun for your little ones including, obstacle courses, foam pit, trampoline time. These are just some of the activities your child will enjoy. Parent participation is required during floor activities. No registration required to participate in the fun.
Location: Unique Sports Academy
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $5 for ONE HOUR/ $10 for TWO HOURS per child.
More Information: www.uniquesportsacademy.com

 

Tue Feb 1 8

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Tue Feb 1 8

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

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FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

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JAMES E RICHMOND SCIENCE CENTER
5305 Piney Church Rd, Piney Church Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

Date: Wednesdays & Thursdays
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: James E.Richmond Science Center
Description:

Doors Open» 6:00 p.m.
Fulldome Show» 6:45 p.m.
Exploration Stations» 6:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Event Type: Family
Age Group(s): All Ages
Cost: Tickets $8 per person (Ages 4-Up), 3 & under free
Registration: Purchase tickets online

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Wed Feb 1 9

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Wed Feb 1 9

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEDNESDAY STORY TIME -PD BROWN BRANCH
Date: Wednesday’s January 8- February 26, 2020
Times:

  • Cuddle Time (Ages 0-2) – 9:30-10:00 AM
  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- PD Brown
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am

AFTER SCHOOL COLONIAL CRAFTING SERIES

Date: Wednesdays January 29-February 26, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Location: Jefferson Patterson Museum – 10515 Mackall Rd, Saint Leonard, Maryland 20685

Details:

  • Jan 29 -Weaving: Join us as we learn about weaving and use our own looms to create a beautiful one of a kind creation.
  • Feb 5 – Quills and Quilling: Learn about two lost art forms, penmanship and quilling, the art of using rolled paper to create art that jumps off the page.
  • Feb 12 – Jacob’s Ladder: Try your hand at creating your own Jacob’s ladder toy.
  • Feb 19 – Tin Punch Art: Turn a boring plain piece of tin into a beautiful work of art.
  • Feb 26 – Candle Making: No light bulbs, no problem! Learn how to dip candles and make your very own candle to take home and enjoy.

Event Type: Educational/Arts

Age Group: Recommended ages 5 and up

Cost: $5 Per Session or $20 for all 5 sessions (FREE to Friends of Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum)

Registration Link

Event Link

EVENING STORY TIME WITH UNICORN

Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Location: Charles County Library – Potomac Branch

Details: This magical story time’s theme is unicorns! There will be a fun craft involved.
Event Type: Kids Program
Age Group: 2-9
Cost: FREE

SUMMER CAMP FAIR – CALVERT COUNTY

Date: February 19, 2020

Time: 6:30 PM – 7:45 PM

Location: Calvert Library –  Prince Frederick Branch

Details: Come explore the variety of summer camps offered in our area. Dozens of camps represented!
Event Type: Parent Support/Information
Age Group: All Ages
Cost: FREE
JAMES E RICHMOND SCIENCE CENTER
5305 Piney Church Rd, Piney Church Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

Date: Wednesdays & Thursdays
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: James E.Richmond Science Center
Description:

Doors Open» 6:00 p.m.
Fulldome Show» 6:45 p.m.
Exploration Stations» 6:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Event Type: Family
Age Group(s): All Ages
Cost: Tickets $8 per person (Ages 4-Up), 3 & under free
Registration: Purchase tickets online

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

TODDLER TIME – SKYZONE  SCHEDULE

Date:  Every Tuesday & Thursday

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Crain Highway, White Plains, MD

Details: Toddler Time is a great shared experience for child and parent. A time for your little ones to discover the joy of being active, bouncing under the supervision of their parents, and without interference from the big kids. Visit their website or Facebook Page to find out about special seasonal Toddler Time Events

Event Type: Parent/child

Age Group: Walking to 5 years old

Registration: Walk-in welcome!

Cost: $10 Toddler, $8 Additional Toddler, $7 Parent

SKYZONE TODDLER TIME LINK

Thu Feb 2 0

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Thu Feb 2 0

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

Thu Feb 2 0

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Thu Feb 2 0

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

 

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEEKLY STORY TIME – LA PLATA BRANCH
Date: Thursday’s January 9-February 27, 2020
Times:

  • Cuddle Time (Ages 0-2) – 9:30-10:00 AM
  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- La Plata
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

Thu Feb 2 0

DISCOVERY CLUB

DISCOVERY CLUB

Date: Thursdays

Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Location: Library – PD Brown Branc

Details: Do you enjoy visiting the library and learning new things? Come on out and be a part of the Library’s Discovery Club. We’ll learn a new topic every month, engage in fun activities, and learn how to utilize the library’s resources to dig deeper into our subjects so that we can discover endless possibilities of fun.

Age Group: 6-11

Cost: FREE

Link

Thu Feb 2 0

DISCOVERY CLUB

DISCOVERY CLUB

Date: Thursdays

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Library – PD Brown Branch

Details: Do you enjoy visiting the library and learning new things? Come on out and be a part of the Library’s Discovery Club. We’ll learn a new topic every month, engage in fun activities, and learn how to utilize the library’s resources to dig deeper into our subjects so that we can discover endless possibilities of fun.

Age Group: 6-11

Cost: FREE

Link

Evening Story Time

Date: 3RD THURSDAY

Time: 6:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Location : Charles County Library – Waldorf West Branch

Details: This story time encourages emerging literacy skills through books, songs, fingerplays, and flannel board stories. It is designed for children of multiple ages and their parents. This is a 30 minute program that includes a simple craft.

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

 

LITTLE MINNOWS- WHATS FOR LUNCH

Date: 3rd & 4th Thursday of the month

Time: 10:30 AM SESSION

Location: Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons

Details:  For preschoolers ages 3 – 5. This program focuses on one of the museum’s three themes and usually includes a story and craft activity.

Cost: FREE for members/$5 per kid non-member

Site Link

Event Link

AFTER SCHOOL NATIVE SKILLS SERIES

Date: Thursdays  January 30-February 27, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Location: Jefferson Patterson Museum – 10515 Mackall Rd, Saint Leonard, Maryland 20685

Details:

Looking for a fun and interesting after school activity that won’t break the bank? Then join us at Jefferson Patterson Park for our Native Skills After School Series on on Thursdays. You can attend as many or as few as you want. All sessions run from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM. Cost is $5.00 per person; Friends are free. Open to ages 10 and up.

  • January 30 Pottery
  • February 6 Painting With Earthen Pigments
  • February 13 Bracelets and Beads
  • February 20 Cattail Sculpture
  • February 27 Pottery Firing

Registration is required.
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1_xJSm7WmsJ1No0tfv4cLgrZKs1L5ENPoysdE1fyxT70/edit?ts=5dcedc2c

For more information, call 410-586-8501.

Event Link

Thu Feb 2 0

ART EXPLORER

Thursday, February 20: 2:00pm – 3:30pm
 Potomac Branch
AGE GROUP:  6-11
EVENTS TYPE:   POTOMAC BRANCH
Join us for an afternoon of art history and a hands on art project. Attendees will learn about Lois Mailou Jones what made her art so unique and create their own one-of-a-kind art inspired by Jones.

FLUXX GAME NIGHT – WHITE RABBIT

Dates: February 20 & 27, 2020

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: White Rabbit Book Store

Details: Come in Thursday evening between 5pm – 7pm and learn to play FLUXX! We’ll have a few theme choices to play, and if you purchase a box of FLUXX cards, get a 25% off any LEGO Book/Building Set! Already a FLUXX Master? Come in and lead a game for newcomers and earn a $5 Gift Card!

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

PORT DISCOVERY $2 FUN NIGHTS

Date: $2 Nights take place every 3rd Friday of the Month

Time: 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Port Discovery Children’s Museum, Baltimore, MD

Details: Check out $2 Family Fun Nights at the Museum! Enjoy three floors of interactive exhibits along with fun and engaging programs for just $2 per person from 4-8PM! Also take part in drop-in programming including our interactive Circle Time featuring stories and songs, visit the SPCA and more!

Event Link

 

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

Fri Feb 2 1

TOTSICLES

CAPITAL CLUB HOUSE
3033 Waldorf Market Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

TOTSICLES
Date: FRIDAY’S ONGOING (Call first on holiday’s to double check the schedule)
Time: 10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Description: A half-hour of self-paced orientation to movement on ice, followed by a cup of hot cocoa and a story read aloud in our warm lobby. Stickers for all after storytime! Children may wear skates or shoes for snow and ice (no smooth-sole or open-toe shoes). Adults wear shoes for snow and ice.
Location: Capital Club House
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $10 (2018 Price Change)
More Information: https://www.charlescountyparks.com

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Fri Feb 2 1

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

UNIQUE SPORTS ACADEMY
109 Post Office Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

DROP IN FREE PLAY
Date: TUESDAYS & FRIDAYS
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Description: Come join Unique Gym for their drop in free play. Lots of fun for your little ones including, obstacle courses, foam pit, trampoline time. These are just some of the activities your child will enjoy. Parent participation is required during floor activities. No registration required to participate in the fun.
Location: Unique Sports Academy
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $5 for ONE HOUR/ $10 for TWO HOURS per child.
More Information: www.uniquesportsacademy.com

 

Fri Feb 2 1

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Fri Feb 2 1

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

 

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am

FAMILY TANGO WORKSHOP

Dates:

  • January 24, 31
  • February 7, 14, 21, 28

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Neighborhood Creative Arts Center- St. Mary’s Ave. La Plata, MD 20646

Details: Kick up your heels as you learn the steps to the Swing from master ballroom dancers, Steven and Jennifer Carpenter. Ballroom dancing is a great opportunity to make friends, build physical stamina, gain confidence, and just have fun! For kids, this is a great chance to adopt a positive attitude and artistic expression that is so important for their well-being. Don’t miss this opportunity to become one of those dancers on the dance floor that everyone envies!

Registration Link

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: $150 (Family of 4 – 6 Week Course)

Link

LOBBY LITTLES: VALENTINES STORY TIME

Date: February 21, 2020

Time: 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Location: The Lobby Coffee Bar- 6201 Solomons Island Rd, Huntingtown, Maryland 20639

Details: We will be reading the book “Hip Hop Lollipop” by Susan Montanari. We hope to see you all there!

Event Type: Kids Program

Age Group: Ages 3 and up

Cost: FREE

Link

 

BLOCK BOT BUDDY- ARTFUL PLAYHOUSE

Date: February 21, 2020
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: ARTful PLAYhouse – Leonardtown, MD
Details: Join us for a fun night creating our own recycled robot block buddies! Makers will be provided with a variety of recycled materials to include wood blocks, nuts, bolts, and other metal bobs and bits to create a special Block Bot Buddy. Children will have the opportunity to explore basic woodworking skills and use real tools to create their little love bots.
Event Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Cost: $35

Registration: Required! Ticket Link
Link

BUTTERFLY KISSES – FATHER DAUGHTER DANCE

Date: February 21, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Gracie’s Guys and Gals Dance Studio-  44150 Airport View Dr. Hollywood, MD

Details: A FUNDRAISING EVENT GRACIE’S GUYS AND GALS SHOW TROUPE AND UNIQUE MOMENTS W/ LISA PRESENTS BUTTEFLY KISSES. Cost Includes: Dancing,Corsage for the daughters(s)AppetizersDesserts. Picture Background Available Ballroom Dance Instruction Tea and “Write a love note” Station Activities and Games for various ages
**EXTRA CHARGE for cake walks and 50/50 drawing*
Questions: email: GraciesOffice@aol.com for payment/forms

Event Type: Fun

Cost: $25 Advance ($5 for each additional daughter(s)/$30 at the door($5 for each additional daughter(s)

Facebook Page has details- Link

CHARLES COUNTY PARKS & REC CENTER
8190 Port Tobacco Road, Port Tobacco, Maryland 20677

SWEETHEARTS PRE-SCHOOL PROM
Date: February 21, 2020
Time: 6:30 PM-8:00 PM
Location: Charles County Parks & Recreation Center- Somers Middle School
Details: Join us for a night to remember! Begin your night with red carpet photos taken by our staff, followed by an evening of dancing, games, and light refreshments. Cap off the night with the always popular Sweet Heart’s Prom Parade. All children must be accompanied by a loved one.Event Type: Family
Age Group: Age 2-6
Cost: Resident Fee: $15 • Non-Resident Fee: $17 • Drop-In: $20

EVENT LINK

SWAN LAKE – NATIONAL THEATRE

Dates/Times:

  • February 21, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
  • February 22, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
  • February 23, 2020 @ 2:00 PM

Location: National Theatre- Washington, DC

Details: St. Petersburg Ballet Theatre’s presents the production of Tchaikovsky’s ‘SWAN LAKE’ at the National Theatre Washington, D.C. Friday, Feb. 21 through Sunday, Feb. 23.  For additional show and ticket information, visit thenationaldc.com/events/category/series/swan-lake/ or call 800-514-3849.

Event Type: Arts/Entertainment

Age Group: Recommended for ages 6 and up.

Run time: Approximately 2 hours, 40 minutes, with two intermissions.

Cost: Price range in price – Tickets can be purchased online at thenationaldc.com or etix.com

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am
ST CHARLES HIGH SCHOOL
5305 Piney Church Road, Waldorf, MD 20603

TODDLER HAPPY HOUR SWIM- CCPR FREE SWIM

Date: SUMMER SCHEDULE- Saturdays

  • Lackey Pool- Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020  (10:45 AM -11:45 AM )
  • Wade Pool (St.Charles High)-  Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020 (9:15 AM -10:15 AM)

Details: Enjoy time with your little fish in the zero-depth entry area. Adult required to be in the water with their children. Keep in mind weather contingent. If Charles County Schools are closed so is the pool.

Age: 3 months – 5 years

Cost: Resident Fee- FREE ages 3-5/ $2 per adult

Event Link

 

Sat Feb 2 2

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

MICHAELS KIDS CRAFT- KIDS CLUB

Date/Times: February Schedule

  • February 1, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Feather Arrow Pencil
  • February 15, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Clay Pot
  • February 22, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Model Magic
  • February 29, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Mixed Media

Location: Michael’s Craft Store- Waldorf Location

Details:

Event Type: Craft

Age Group:

Cost: $3 Per Class

Link

MICHAELS CRAFT – MAKEBREAK

Date: Saturday’s throughout February

  • February 8 – 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM – Valentine Maker Fest
  • February 15 – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Dip Dyed Tassels
  • February 22 – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Clothespin Fairies
  • February 29- 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Floral Hoop Wreath

Location: Michael’s Craft Store- Waldorf Location

Details: Enjoy a free class for kids.

Event Type: Arts

Age Group: 5 -12

Cost: Classes FREE might require purchase of items.

Link

 

SWAN LAKE – NATIONAL THEATRE

Dates/Times:

  • February 21, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
  • February 22, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
  • February 23, 2020 @ 2:00 PM

Location: National Theatre- Washington, DC

Details: St. Petersburg Ballet Theatre’s presents the production of Tchaikovsky’s ‘SWAN LAKE’ at the National Theatre Washington, D.C. Friday, Feb. 21 through Sunday, Feb. 23.  For additional show and ticket information, visit thenationaldc.com/events/category/series/swan-lake/ or call 800-514-3849.

Event Type: Arts/Entertainment

Age Group: Recommended for ages 6 and up.

Run time: Approximately 2 hours, 40 minutes, with two intermissions.

Cost: Price range in price – Tickets can be purchased online at thenationaldc.com or etix.com

Sat Feb 2 2

KIDS PAINT PARTY

KIDS PAINT PARTY

Date: February 22, 2020

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: Charles County Public Library – La Plata Branch

Details: Bring your kids and a friend to paint their favorite SUPERHERO or UNICORN! Yes, parents can paint too! Each painter will have a pre-drawn 9” x 12” canvas and all art supplies are included! Let’s create memories with painting and music! (Not a library event)
Event Type: Educational

Age Group: 4-16

Cost: $10

Ticket Link

Link

TRY HOCKEY FOR FREE

Date: February 22, 2020

Time: 12:30 PM

Location: Capital Club House, Waldorf, MD

Details: This event is designed to provide kids, between the ages of 4 to 9, a completely free experience to try youth hockey. A limited amount of equipment is available to borrow. Our top coaches will be on the ice to assist your child in learning the basics. Your son or daughter does not need any previous skating or hockey experience. Please make sure to register!!

Event Type: Sports

Age Group:

Cost: FREE

Registration Link

Link

ST CHARLES TOWNE CENTER EVENT- ZOMBIES 2

Date: Saturday, February 22, 2020

Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Location:  St. Charles Towne Center – 11110 Mall Cir, Waldorf, Maryland 20603

Details: St. Charles Towne Center invites the community to a “ZOMBIES 2” event, aimed at entertaining and delighting children of all ages. During the event, families will be able to participate in a variety of activities including; a craft project to create their own “ZOMBIES 2” sling bag, an exclusive photo opportunity, free snacks, and various giveaways. In addition to these activities, each child/family member will have the opportunity to have their face(s) “turned into a zombie” by special effects makeup artist Jessie D’Angelo at no cost to attendees. The fun starts in front of Macy’s promptly at 1PM!  This event does NOT include live character appearances.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

TEA PARTY IN THE GARDEN

Date: February 22, 2020

Time: 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Location: Patuxent High School – 12485 Southern Connector Blvd. Lusby, MD

Details: The Patuxent High School Band Program would like to invite you to our first annual Tea Party in the Garden. The event will be held inside our school cafeteria. Please join us for an afternoon of tea, yummy treats and fun. We will have a silent auction, 50/50 raffle and door prizes. Please feel free to wear your favorite Tea Party attire.
Registration: To purchase tickets please go to:www.patuxentband.com/fundraising.html
or email patuxentband@gmail.com for any questions.
Event Type: Fundraiser
Age Group: All Ages
Cost: Child $10/Adult $15
Sat Feb 2 2

LEARNING TO KNIT

LEARNING TO KNIT

Date: February 22, 2020 & February 23, 2020

Time: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Joanne Fabrics

Details:

    • Learn how to make a slip knot
    • Learn how to cast on
    • Learn how to make both knit and purl stitches
    • Learn how to create a stockinette stitch scarf
    • Learn how to bind off
    • 1 session / 3 hours

Event Type: Art/Craft

Age Group: Elementary Age and Up

Cost: $35

Link

MARTI GRAS PARADE- WHARF DC

Date: February 22, 2020
Time:  4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Location: Wharf – 760 Maine Ave. SW, Washington, DC
Details: We’re bringing New Orleans to DC! Come celebrate Mardi Gras with a community-wide extravaganza featuring a spirited parade and floats down Wharf Street, a dance party with live music on District Pier, and a special fireworks finale. Enjoy special drinks and treats from your favorite neighborhood restaurants and we’ll have activities and crafts for kids. Don’t forget to stop by the Washington Capitals Campfire at Camp Wharf for special s’more. Stay tuned for updates on The Wharf locales participating in the celebration.
Event Type: Educational
Age Group: All Ages
Cost: FREE
Link

MY GYM
1148 Smallwood Dr, Waldorf, MD 20603

FATHERS & FAIRIES: SPECIAL FATHER DAUGHT NIGHT – MY GYM

Date: February 22, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: My Gym, Waldorf – 1148 Smallwood Dr W, Waldorf, Maryland 20603

Details: ****Calling ALL Dads, Grandpas, Uncle, Godparents*** Show your little fairy just how special they are to you! Join us for a magical night with fun activities: Father-Fairy dance, Fairy Costume Parade, Daddy Tea-Time, dances, Cupid Shuffle, and other fun gym activities! Non-Members Welcome too!

Event Type: Fahter – Daughter

Age Group: 2-10 Years Old

Cost: $19.99 Member/$22.99 Non-member

Registration Link

Event Link

A CAPPELLA CONCERT

Date: February 22, 2020

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: St Charles High School – WALDORF MD

Details: See flier

Event Type: Entertainment

Age Group: Recommended age 10 and up

Cost: For sale at the door

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

SUNDAY FUN DAY AT AMF

Date: Sunday’s

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: AMF Waldorf

Details: The fun begins after 6pm! Discover the most entertaining way to end your weekend—with $3 games and arcade card deals all night long.

Subject to lane availability

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:

  • $3 GAMES OF BOWLING
  • $3 FOR A $6 ARCADE CARD

Event Link

WEEKEND JUMP- PUMP IT UP

Dates: Sunday’s

Time: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Pump It Up- Post Office Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details: Get energy out at one of pump it ups open jumps.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure/Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: Open Jump $11

Link

SWAN LAKE – NATIONAL THEATRE

Dates/Times:

  • February 21, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
  • February 22, 2020 @ 7:30 PM
  • February 23, 2020 @ 2:00 PM

Location: National Theatre- Washington, DC

Details: St. Petersburg Ballet Theatre’s presents the production of Tchaikovsky’s ‘SWAN LAKE’ at the National Theatre Washington, D.C. Friday, Feb. 21 through Sunday, Feb. 23.  For additional show and ticket information, visit thenationaldc.com/events/category/series/swan-lake/ or call 800-514-3849.

Event Type: Arts/Entertainment

Age Group: Recommended for ages 6 and up.

Run time: Approximately 2 hours, 40 minutes, with two intermissions.

Cost: Price range in price – Tickets can be purchased online at thenationaldc.com or etix.com

 

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

MONDAY STORY TIME AT WALDORF WEST-  SCHEDULE
Date: Every Monday January -February 2020 (No story time January 20 or February 17)

Time:

  • Cuddle Time – 9:30 AM
  • Movers n Shakers- 10:00 AM
  • Preschool Story Time- 10: 45 AM

Location: Charles County Public Library- Waldorf West
Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Cost: Free
Event Link

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Mon Feb 2 4

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Mon Feb 2 4

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

MUSICAL PETTING ZOO

Date: Monday, February 24:
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm
 La Plata Branch
Details: Learn about stringed instruments from the banjo to the ukulele! Anna Weaver and some of her students will bring some of their instruments and entertain attendees with an evening of information and musical performance. Learn about the instruments and then even get to touch them!
Age Group:  ALL AGES
Event Type: Library
Cost: FREE

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

TODDLER TIME – SKYZONE  SCHEDULE

Date:  Every Tuesday & Thursday

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Crain Highway, White Plains, MD

Details: Toddler Time is a great shared experience for child and parent. A time for your little ones to discover the joy of being active, bouncing under the supervision of their parents, and without interference from the big kids. Visit their website or Facebook Page to find out about special seasonal Toddler Time Events

Event Type: Parent/child

Age Group: Walking to 5 years old

Registration: Walk-in welcome!

Cost: $10 Toddler, $8 Additional Toddler, $7 Parent

SKYZONE TODDLER TIME LINK

Tue Feb 2 5

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Tue Feb 2 5

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEEKLY STORY TIME – POTOMAC BRANCH
Date: Every Tuesday January 7- February 25, 2020
Times:

  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- Potomac
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

UNIQUE SPORTS ACADEMY
109 Post Office Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

DROP IN FREE PLAY
Date: TUESDAYS & FRIDAYS
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Description: Come join Unique Gym for their drop in free play. Lots of fun for your little ones including, obstacle courses, foam pit, trampoline time. These are just some of the activities your child will enjoy. Parent participation is required during floor activities. No registration required to participate in the fun.
Location: Unique Sports Academy
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $5 for ONE HOUR/ $10 for TWO HOURS per child.
More Information: www.uniquesportsacademy.com

 

Tue Feb 2 5

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Tue Feb 2 5

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

 

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

PD BROWN LIBRARY
50 Village St, Waldorf, MD 20602

FAMILY STORY TIME (PD Brown)
Date:  4th Saturday of the Month
Time: 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Location: Charles County Library- PD Brown
Details: This story time is a monthly program that is scheduled for every 4TH Saturday and includes books, songs, fingerplays, and flannel board stories. It is designed for children of multiple ages and their parents. This is a 45 minute program and a simple craft is included.
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): All Ages
Registration: Not required
Cost: Free
More Information: http://host.evanced.info/charles/evanced/eventcalendar.asp

JAMES E RICHMOND SCIENCE CENTER
5305 Piney Church Rd, Piney Church Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

Date: Wednesdays & Thursdays
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: James E.Richmond Science Center
Description:

Doors Open» 6:00 p.m.
Fulldome Show» 6:45 p.m.
Exploration Stations» 6:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Event Type: Family
Age Group(s): All Ages
Cost: Tickets $8 per person (Ages 4-Up), 3 & under free
Registration: Purchase tickets online

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Wed Feb 2 6

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Wed Feb 2 6

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEDNESDAY STORY TIME -PD BROWN BRANCH
Date: Wednesday’s January 8- February 26, 2020
Times:

  • Cuddle Time (Ages 0-2) – 9:30-10:00 AM
  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- PD Brown
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am

AFTER SCHOOL COLONIAL CRAFTING SERIES

Date: Wednesdays January 29-February 26, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Location: Jefferson Patterson Museum – 10515 Mackall Rd, Saint Leonard, Maryland 20685

Details:

  • Jan 29 -Weaving: Join us as we learn about weaving and use our own looms to create a beautiful one of a kind creation.
  • Feb 5 – Quills and Quilling: Learn about two lost art forms, penmanship and quilling, the art of using rolled paper to create art that jumps off the page.
  • Feb 12 – Jacob’s Ladder: Try your hand at creating your own Jacob’s ladder toy.
  • Feb 19 – Tin Punch Art: Turn a boring plain piece of tin into a beautiful work of art.
  • Feb 26 – Candle Making: No light bulbs, no problem! Learn how to dip candles and make your very own candle to take home and enjoy.

Event Type: Educational/Arts

Age Group: Recommended ages 5 and up

Cost: $5 Per Session or $20 for all 5 sessions (FREE to Friends of Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum)

Registration Link

Event Link

JAMES E RICHMOND SCIENCE CENTER
5305 Piney Church Rd, Piney Church Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

Date: Wednesdays & Thursdays
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: James E.Richmond Science Center
Description:

Doors Open» 6:00 p.m.
Fulldome Show» 6:45 p.m.
Exploration Stations» 6:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

Event Type: Family
Age Group(s): All Ages
Cost: Tickets $8 per person (Ages 4-Up), 3 & under free
Registration: Purchase tickets online

Link

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

TODDLER TIME – SKYZONE  SCHEDULE

Date:  Every Tuesday & Thursday

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Crain Highway, White Plains, MD

Details: Toddler Time is a great shared experience for child and parent. A time for your little ones to discover the joy of being active, bouncing under the supervision of their parents, and without interference from the big kids. Visit their website or Facebook Page to find out about special seasonal Toddler Time Events

Event Type: Parent/child

Age Group: Walking to 5 years old

Registration: Walk-in welcome!

Cost: $10 Toddler, $8 Additional Toddler, $7 Parent

SKYZONE TODDLER TIME LINK

Thu Feb 2 7

YOUTH DROP IN

YOUTH DROP IN

Dates/Times: Most  Monday’s & Wednesday’s

Location: See Schedule for location

Details:  Open-style sports and semi-organized games. A registration form with parental consent is required each school year. Sign-in by youth required each day of participation. Dates and times subject to change.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: 8- 13

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDatesTime
8—13Hanson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Henson Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Piccowaxen Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Somers Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Smallwood Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Stoddert Community CenterM/WUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Wade Community CenterM/W/FUntil June 124:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Billingsley Community CenterThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
8—13Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil June 126:00pm–7:30pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterMOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterMUntil May 187:00pm–9:00pm
14—17Hanson Community CenterTuUntil June 94:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Davis Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Henson Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Piccowaxen Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Somers Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Smallwood Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Stoddert Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Wade Community CenterTu/ThUntil June 114:30pm–6:00pm
14—17Billingsley Community CenterWUntil June 107:30pm–9:00pm
14—17Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterThOngoing4:00pm–6:00pm
14—17Mattawoman Community CenterFUntil May 298:00pm–9:15pm
10—14 (Girls)Billingsley Community CenterFUntil May 297:30pm–9:30pm
14—17 (Girls)Billinglsey Community CenterWUntil June 104:30pm–6:00pm
Thu Feb 2 7

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

Thu Feb 2 7

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Thu Feb 2 7

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

 

WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

WEEKLY STORY TIME – LA PLATA BRANCH
Date: Thursday’s January 9-February 27, 2020
Times:

  • Cuddle Time (Ages 0-2) – 9:30-10:00 AM
  • Toddler Time (Ages 2-3) – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Pre-school Time (Ages 2-5) -11:00-11:30 AM

Description: Story Time is a weekly “must” for children ages 0 to 5. Each program includes book reading, dancing & music, flannel board activities, and tons of fun!
Library: Charles County Public Library- La Plata
Event Type: Library
Age Group: 0 – 5 Years Old
Registration: None/Walk-ins Welcome
Event Link

TODDLER PLAY GROUPS – SCHEDULE

Date/Time:

The following Playgroups will be held November – December:

  • Mitchell — playgroups are held Tuesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Jan. 7, 14 and 28; Feb. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
  • Ryon — playgroups are held Wednesdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. on Dec. 11 and 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26; and March 4, 11, 18 and 25.
  • Middleton — playgroups are held Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.
  • Indian Head — playgroups are held Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Dec. 12 and 19; Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27; and March 5, 12, 19 and 26.

Details: Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is holding Fall Toddler Playgroups for children 18 months to 4 years old who live in Charles County. Children and their parents can engage in hands-on play, story time and participate in school readiness activities. For more information, contact Janelle Harris at 301-934-7444 or jharris@ccboe.com.

Event Type: Parent Support/Toddler Fun

Age Group: 18 Months – 4 Years Old

Cost: FREE

Event Link

LITTLE MINNOWS- WHATS FOR LUNCH

Date: 3rd & 4th Thursday of the month

Time: 10:30 AM SESSION

Location: Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons

Details:  For preschoolers ages 3 – 5. This program focuses on one of the museum’s three themes and usually includes a story and craft activity.

Cost: FREE for members/$5 per kid non-member

Site Link

Event Link

AFTER SCHOOL NATIVE SKILLS SERIES

Date: Thursdays  January 30-February 27, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Location: Jefferson Patterson Museum – 10515 Mackall Rd, Saint Leonard, Maryland 20685

Details:

Looking for a fun and interesting after school activity that won’t break the bank? Then join us at Jefferson Patterson Park for our Native Skills After School Series on on Thursdays. You can attend as many or as few as you want. All sessions run from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM. Cost is $5.00 per person; Friends are free. Open to ages 10 and up.

  • January 30 Pottery
  • February 6 Painting With Earthen Pigments
  • February 13 Bracelets and Beads
  • February 20 Cattail Sculpture
  • February 27 Pottery Firing

Registration is required.
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1_xJSm7WmsJ1No0tfv4cLgrZKs1L5ENPoysdE1fyxT70/edit?ts=5dcedc2c

For more information, call 410-586-8501.

Event Link

FLUXX GAME NIGHT – WHITE RABBIT

Dates: February 20 & 27, 2020

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: White Rabbit Book Store

Details: Come in Thursday evening between 5pm – 7pm and learn to play FLUXX! We’ll have a few theme choices to play, and if you purchase a box of FLUXX cards, get a 25% off any LEGO Book/Building Set! Already a FLUXX Master? Come in and lead a game for newcomers and earn a $5 Gift Card!

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

Link

MELTED CRAYON BOOK MARK

Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020
Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Location: CCPL-  Potomac Branch
Details: Using old crayons and your imagination create unique art that you can keep or give as a gift. Join us to make bright colorful melted crayon bookmarks!
Event Type:Library
Age: All Ages
Cost: FREE
Thu Feb 2 7

THE MAGIC DOOR

THE MAGIC DOOR

Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: CCPL-  Waldorf West Branch
AGE GROUP:  6-11
EVENTS TYPE:   WALDORF WEST BRANCH
Details: Travel through the Magic Door that takes you to different places and times where you’ll learn about world cultures history myths and more.
Event:Library
Age Group: 6-11
Cost:FREE

KIDS EAT FREE AND CHEAP

Through out the week different restaurants host kids nights. See this guide to know where to go to get free or cheap meals for the kids. We enjoy going to Texas Road House- La Plata on Tuesday’s because they host a really fun kids night with balloon animals, face painting and crafts. Click on the guide to see the entire list for Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.

https://theplayfulparent.org/2018/01/20/maryland-kids-eat-free-playful-parent-guide/

Fri Feb 2 8

TOTSICLES

CAPITAL CLUB HOUSE
3033 Waldorf Market Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

TOTSICLES
Date: FRIDAY’S ONGOING (Call first on holiday’s to double check the schedule)
Time: 10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Description: A half-hour of self-paced orientation to movement on ice, followed by a cup of hot cocoa and a story read aloud in our warm lobby. Stickers for all after storytime! Children may wear skates or shoes for snow and ice (no smooth-sole or open-toe shoes). Adults wear shoes for snow and ice.
Location: Capital Club House
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $10 (2018 Price Change)
More Information: https://www.charlescountyparks.com

JUMPNASTICS DROP-IN AT ELITE GYM

Date:  Monday’s/Wednesday’s/Friday’s

Times: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Elite Gym –  2745 Old Washington Rd. Waldorf, MD

Details:  Spend quality time with your little one while they develop body awareness, balance, fitness, listening, and social skills using gymnastics equipment.

Event Type: Sports/Leisure

Age Group: 1-5 Years Old

Cost:  $5

Link

Fri Feb 2 8

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

Link

UNIQUE SPORTS ACADEMY
109 Post Office Rd, Waldorf, MD 20602

DROP IN FREE PLAY
Date: TUESDAYS & FRIDAYS
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Description: Come join Unique Gym for their drop in free play. Lots of fun for your little ones including, obstacle courses, foam pit, trampoline time. These are just some of the activities your child will enjoy. Parent participation is required during floor activities. No registration required to participate in the fun.
Location: Unique Sports Academy
Event Type: Parent/Child
Age Group(s): 2-5
Registration: Not Required
Cost: $5 for ONE HOUR/ $10 for TWO HOURS per child.
More Information: www.uniquesportsacademy.com

 

Fri Feb 2 8

TOT FIT PROGRAM

TOT FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: See Schedule

Details: It’s never too early to start teaching your tot the importance of fun in fitness. Instructors will help toddlers fine-tune their sensory and motor skills through fun and engaging exercises and games. Class will also enhance social and physical development. Let us take your toddler on an adventure with our Fit Tots!

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDates Time
3—5Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:15pm—5:45pm
3—5Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing5:15pm—6:00pm
Fri Feb 2 8

TOT FIT PROGRAM

YOUTH FIT PROGRAM

Date: Tuesday/Thursday/Friday

Location: See Schedule

Details:

Level up with our Youth Fit classes. Instructors will take fitness to the next level with the incorporation of cardiovascular movements, flexibility training as well as speed and agility. The perfect class to build a lifelong passion for fitness.

  • Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit
AgeLocationDayDatesTime
6—10Waldorf Senior & Recreational CenterTu/ThOngoing5:45pm—6:15pm
6—10Billingsley Community CenterFOngoing6:15pm—7:00pm

Event Type: Sports & Leisure

Age Group: 3-5 years Old

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $3/visit

Link

 

FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

Link

Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am

FAMILY TANGO WORKSHOP

Dates:

  • January 24, 31
  • February 7, 14, 21, 28

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Neighborhood Creative Arts Center- St. Mary’s Ave. La Plata, MD 20646

Details: Kick up your heels as you learn the steps to the Swing from master ballroom dancers, Steven and Jennifer Carpenter. Ballroom dancing is a great opportunity to make friends, build physical stamina, gain confidence, and just have fun! For kids, this is a great chance to adopt a positive attitude and artistic expression that is so important for their well-being. Don’t miss this opportunity to become one of those dancers on the dance floor that everyone envies!

Registration Link

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: $150 (Family of 4 – 6 Week Course)

Link

Fri Feb 2 8

FAMILY FUN NIGHT

FAMILY FUN NIGHT

***MILITARY/DOD ONLY***

Date: Friday, February 28, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Aquatics Center: Indoor Pool – 47382 Keane Rd. Bldg 458, Drill Hall- Patuxent River, MD 20670

Details:

Event Type: Military – Family Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Link

OPEN GYM

Date:

  • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Location: Elite Gym

Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

Event Type: Sports

Age Group: 6+

Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

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Schedule:

AgeLocationDayDateTime
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am
ST CHARLES HIGH SCHOOL
5305 Piney Church Road, Waldorf, MD 20603

TODDLER HAPPY HOUR SWIM- CCPR FREE SWIM

Date: SUMMER SCHEDULE- Saturdays

  • Lackey Pool- Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020  (10:45 AM -11:45 AM )
  • Wade Pool (St.Charles High)-  Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020 (9:15 AM -10:15 AM)

Details: Enjoy time with your little fish in the zero-depth entry area. Adult required to be in the water with their children. Keep in mind weather contingent. If Charles County Schools are closed so is the pool.

Age: 3 months – 5 years

Cost: Resident Fee- FREE ages 3-5/ $2 per adult

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Sat Feb 2 9

OPEN SWIM -CCPR

OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

Dates/Times/Location:

  • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
  • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
  • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
  • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

Event Type: Sport & Leisure

Age Group: All Ages

Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

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FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
  • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

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MICHAELS KIDS CRAFT- KIDS CLUB

Date/Times: February Schedule

  • February 1, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Feather Arrow Pencil
  • February 15, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Clay Pot
  • February 22, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Model Magic
  • February 29, 2020 – 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Mixed Media

Location: Michael’s Craft Store- Waldorf Location

Details:

Event Type: Craft

Age Group:

Cost: $3 Per Class

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MICHAELS CRAFT – MAKEBREAK

Date: Saturday’s throughout February

  • February 8 – 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM – Valentine Maker Fest
  • February 15 – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Dip Dyed Tassels
  • February 22 – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Clothespin Fairies
  • February 29- 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Floral Hoop Wreath

Location: Michael’s Craft Store- Waldorf Location

Details: Enjoy a free class for kids.

Event Type: Arts

Age Group: 5 -12

Cost: Classes FREE might require purchase of items.

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Date: February 29, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Location: Patuxent River Naval Air Museum (PRNAM)

This awesome expo marks the 3rd annual Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) Day at the museum. Organizations will be on hand all day to welcome visitors and children, and to assist with a variety of hands-on demos. Sponsors that have affirmed their involvement include:
• ABSI Defense
• PaxSpace
• NASA Goddard
• Northrop Grumman Corporation
• the Build a Hero Mobile STEAM Bus
• Usborne Books,
• Mathnasium of Dunkirk
• the NAWCAD Mobile Fan Lab
• Narhams Model Rocket Club
• artist Hank Caruso
• aerial photographers Erik Hildebrant and Liz Walter
• St. Mary’s County Arts Council
• Calvert Marine Museum
• The NAWCAD Educational Outreach Office

Event Type: Educational

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: Admission to the museum complex is $9 for Adults, $7 for Active Duty Military (with ID) and dependents, Seniors (55 & Older), $4 for kids 5-12; kids 4 & under are free.

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DR SEUSS BIRTHDAY EVENT

Date: February 29, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Location: Target Locations – Waldorf, La Plata and Brandywine

Details: Free activities and story time.

Event Type: Educational/Fun

Age Group: All Ages

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DR SEUSS CELEBRATION – TARGET

Date: February 29, 2020

Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Location: Local Target Stores (Brandywine, LaPlata, Waldorf, etc.)

Details: Get ready to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with a free event at Target! On 2/29 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., there will be giveaways, activities and a read-along of Happy Birthday to You! every 30 minutes. To see if this is happening at a store near you, enter your zip code here.

Event Type: Education/Fun

Age Group: All Ages

Cost: FREE

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Sat Feb 2 9

CRITTER CONNECTION

CRITTER CONNECTION

Date: February 29, 2020

Time: 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

  • First Interactive Group Time: 11:00am
  • Second Interactive Group Time: 11:45am

Location: Greenstreet Garden- Lothian, MD

Details: Join Greenstreet for an indoor morning of fun! Critter Connections will be visiting with their reptile friend and more. Learn about the little critters in this interactive exhibit. Animal Interactions will be split into two times based on a first come – first served basis (this helps ensure our critter friends are not overwhelmed during the event): Craft & Activity Tables for Kids of All Ages will be open for the entirety of the event.

Event Type: Educational

Cost: $6

Age Group: All ages

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OPENING CEREMONY

Date: February 29, 2020

Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Southern Area Aquatic and Recreation Complex- SAARC

Details: Come out to celebrate the opening of the new indoor aquatic and recreation center.

Event Type: Community

Cost: FREE

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MARDI GRAS POOL PARTY

Date: February 29, 2020

Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Details: Come out for an evening of Mardi Gras swimming party fun at the Great Mills Pool! There will be games, a pizza party and DJ! Swim the night away as the pool will be open to 10:00pm!

Event Type: Family Fun

Age Group: Fun for all ages.

Cost: Register early and save $5 or pay $15 at the door for walk-ins.

Registration

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