Southern Montgomery County Extracurricular Organizations Directory

This directory includes extracurricular organizations who offer classes for children who are 5 years old and younger. If you wish to search via key word, zip code, or other parameters, visit our advanced directories search page.

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The Little Gym of Silver Spring

1386 Lamberton Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20902
tlgofsilverspringmd@thelittlegym.com | TheLittleGym.com/silverspringmd | 301-681-7005

This organization is attending our 2019 preschool fair. Meet a representative on Nov. 8. Attendance is free and open to the public.

Profile: Here at The Little Gym of Silver Spring, we offer non-competitive gymnastics classes for ages 6 months to 12 years. While all of our programs are gymnastics based, we do offer dance and sports skills classes as well. In addition to classes, we host awesome birthday bashes, seriously fun camps, and parent survival nights!

We are open 7 days a week all year round. Our season follows the school calendar year, so we keep the same schedule of classes from Sept. to June of the next year. We have an alternative summer schedule for the end of June through Aug., which includes half-day camps and classes. Pricing and enrollment options are flexible.

Minimum enrollment age: 6 months old

Last updated: Oct. 15, [click school’s name at the top to read more…]

Maryland Healthy Smiles Dental Program

101 N Haven St, Ste 108, Baltimore, MD 21224
stephen.johnson@skygenusa.com | Member.MDHealthySmiles.com| 262-946-4973

This organization is attending our 2019 preschool fair. Meet a representative on Nov. 8. Attendance is free and open to the public.

Profile: The Maryland Healthy Smiles Dental Program provides coverage for children under the age of 21, former foster care recipients under the age of 26, pregnant women 21 years of age and older, and adults enrolled in the Rare and Expensive Case Management (REM) program. Dental services are also available to adults between the ages of 21 and 64 who receive full Medicaid and Medicare Benefits effective June 1, 2019. SKYGEN USA, LLC administers the Maryland Healthy Smiles Dental Program.

Members who qualify for the program are automatically enrolled along with their Medicaid benefit.

Last updated: Oct. 15, 2019

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Rise, Shine & Cook

PO Box 225, Gaithersburg, MD 20884-0225
riseshineandcook@gmail.com | HealthyInstructor.com/riseshineandcook | 240-753-0170

Profile: Rise, Shine & Cook is a Montgomery County based mobile cooking school, bringing Healthy Hands Cooking classes to children and their parents. Our Preschool Sprouts program focuses on ages 2–5 years with theme-based parent and me classes for the youngest aspiring chefs. Classes are developed to teach your child about nutrition and healthy cooking with fun and games, food prepping and cooking, and of course tasting our delicious creations!

We also have options for a unique and healthy birthday party for your child and offer specialty classes and parties featuring Butterbean’s Café from Nick Jr. In addition to public classes, I am also available for private instruction at [click school’s name at the top to read more…]

Soccer Shots

rfortes@soccershots.org | www.soccershots.org

Profile: Soccer Shots is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. We positively impact children’s lives on and off the field through our best-in-class coaching, communication, and curriculum.

Class offerings: Weekly classes are generally offered on a weekend morning or weekday evening. Seasons last 6–10 weeks with locations available in the spring, summer, fall, and winter. Classes are 30-min for ages 2–3 years and 3–5 years with an extended session for school agers.

Minimum enrollment age: 2 years old

Last updated: Aug. 8, 2019

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Tippi Toes DC|MD|VA

claire@TippiToesDance.com | TippiToesDC.com | 202-527-9089

Profile: Since 1999, Tippi Toes® Dance Company has been bringing a unique program of dance and creative movement to child care centers, schools, playgroups, and various after school programs. Tippi Toes cheerfully provides children with a fun, positive, and nurturing environment, so they are able to experience the joys of dance, self-expression, and movement. Classes are specifically designed to develop motor skills and body awareness while enhancing each child’s self-esteem.

Tippi Toes Dance Company’s award winning dance classes have a remarkable impact on social and developmental growth. Our classes fuel and develop the imagination and critical thinking, and they sharpen both cognitive and creative skills.

Tippi Toes presents a high energy dance class that encourages healthy behaviors for our dancers and families. Just as we help children fall in love with dance, we also want them [click school’s name at the top to read more…]

Wheaton Studio of Dance

11216 Triangle Ln, Wheaton, MD 20902
wheatonstudio@hotmail.com | www.wheatonstudioofdance.com | 301-949-5111

Profile: Our dance studio offers dance classes for ages 2 years and up. Classes offered include Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Contemporary, Pointe, Acro, and Zumba. We offer recreational dance classes, as well as competitive classes. We offer summer day dance camps, dance intensives, and an overnight dance camp.

We are celebrating 61 years in Wheaton, MD. We also have 2 additional locations: Olney Studio of Dance and Damascus Studio of Dance.

Class offerings:

  • Classes run Sept. – June, mornings, afternoons, and evenings
  • 6-week summer session
  • Week-long summer day dance camps
  • Week-long overnight dance camp

Minimum enrollment age: 2 years old

Last updated: Oct. 10, 2019