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Apple TreePuppet Show

Sunday, July 5, 3pm

Enjoy a new movie version of "The Apple Tree" by Greenbelt's own Beech Tree Puppets, followed by a live meet-up on Zoom after the show. The screening will take place on the Greenbelt Recreation ARTS YouTube channel for kids. Sign up here in advance to receive a link for the meet-up!

Summer Artclasses thumbnails Classes

Registration is ongoing
Programs will be starting throughout the summer

Fun for all ages! Enjoy visual arts, ceramics, music and dance  from home. Live instruction on Zoom. View the Summer Class Guide. 

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Summer Camp Options

Registration is ongoing
Programs will be starting throughout the summer

Programs for ages 3.5 to 17 years modelled after our traditional on-site camps. Live interaction on Zoom, plus activities for participants to enjoy at times of their choosing. View the Summer Connect Guide.

Monthly Art ShareArt Share

Friday, July 10, 7:00-8:00pm

Meet up with fellow artists online for a constructive, informal discussion of everyone’s work. Bring 1-3 pieces in any medium to share online. All experience levels welcome. Sign up in advance to receive a Zoom link by email.


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Artward Bound Online:
Badge Workshops for Scouts

Outdoor art, comic book art, painting, drawing, collage, music and dance! Programs are tailored to badge requirements for Girl Scouts (all levels), but Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Camp Fire are also welcome! Workshops take place on Zoom. View the Artward Bound scout workshop brochure. 

More Greenbelt Arts and Recreation Online

Visit the Greenbelt Adelina thumbnailVirtual Recreation Center for special event information, facility status updates, and MANY different activities for all ages to enjoy at home for free! 
Sign up for the monthly Greenbelt ArtFans E-newsletter. Also visit:
Greenbelt Recreation ARTS on Facebook
Greenbelt Recreation ARTS on YouTube
Greenbelt Recreation ARTS for Kids on YouTube
Greenbelt Recreation ARTS on Instagram

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Artist in Residence Program

Artwork available for purchase year round

Greenbelt Community Center, 15 Crescent Road, Artist Alley - Third Floor
Meet our eight participating artists. Artwork is available for purchase by video appointment and through Etsy. Several artists accept commissions.



Festival of Lights Juried Art and Craft Fair

Apply now to participate in Greenbelt's annual fair, featuring original, hand-made wares sold directly by local artists and artisans. This show is tentatively scheduled to take place on December 5 and 6. If the event cannot be held in person, Greenbelt Recreation will provide a virtual edition of the show. Vendors will be accepted on a rolling basis through September 30. In addition to professional crafters, authors, musicians, filmmakers, non-profit groups and youth crafters are also invited to apply. No fees will be due until later in the year. 

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Greenbelt Station Central Park
Public Art Planning

View the handout from our first community visioning meeting. See the results of a subsequent community survey. To receive updates as they are announced, Sign up for the monthly Greenbelt ArtFans E-newsletter


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Book a Workshop for your Group!

Creative get-togethers for youth and adults. Workshops take place on Zoom, facilitated by a Greenbelt Recreation instructor. For information, contact Amanda Larsen: 

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Greenbelt Museum Programs

Greenbelt Community Center exhibit (ongoing):
The Knowing Hands that Carve this Stone:
The New Deal Art of Lenore Thomas Straus
Historic house tours at 10-B Crescent Road
Normal hours: Sundays, 1-5pm. Admission: $5 or less.
Please check for status updates at Greenbelt Museum.

 old greenbelt theatreGreenbelt’s Historic Cinema

123 Centerway

Offering a wide range of programming for all ages in the newly-renovated main auditorium. Please check for status updates at Old Greenbelt Theatre


City of Greenbelt arts programs are presented with the support of the Maryland State Council.
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