Maryland Hall offers a variety of weekly summer day camps running mid-June through mid-August for ages 5 & up. Most camps are partial days with select camps offering a full-day itinerary. Your young artist or dancer can have some fun with clay, spend an intensive week studying under their MD Hall Teaching Artist preparing for a portfolio review, or study music with Paul Reed Smith. With options for a variety of age groups and mediums each week, we guarantee a fun, safe, and creative summer!

Is your child an AACPS student? Check out our opportunity to attend a camp for free below.

This Season's Camp for Ages 5-8 Classes

  • Instructor
    Clare Shepherd
    Class ID
    S210027
    Member Price
    $35
    Room
    117A
    Ages
    6+
    Non-Member Price
    $60

    Children of all ages will enjoy working with a parent to arrange brightly colored pieces of glass to create nightlights, suncatchers or jewelry. Projects will require overnight cooling and will be available for pick up the following week. A materials fee of $5 per project will be due at the end of class. Bring pictures of your favorite bugs, butterflies or pets for inspiration. (Parents should register just the child for this class, not themselves.) For more information, please contact the instructor at clare.p.shepherd@gmail.com. (Parents should register just the child for this class, not themselves.)

    *Class schedules are subject to change in accordance with the guidelines issued by the CDC and the Anne Arundel Health Department regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

    *In registering yourself or your child for this class, you agree to follow the Maryland Hall COVID-19 Guidelines while attending classes at Maryland Hall during the Summer 2021 semester.

  • Instructor
    Emily Davis
    Class ID
    S210102
    Member Price
    $160
    Room
    116
    Ages
    6-8-
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    If it is squishy, oozy, or gooey, you will create it, experiment with it, and make it in this camp! This weeklong camp allows students to explore everything from clay, pulp, slime, papier mâché, paint, and more! We will use these mushy materials to help us learn about sculpture, painting, printmaking and more! Please bring a smock, a snack and a drink to each class! A materials fee of $20 is due to the instructor at the first class. For more information, please contact the instructor at davis.r.emily@gmail.com.

    *Class schedules are subject to change in accordance with the guidelines issued by the CDC and the Anne Arundel Health Department regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

    *In registering yourself or your child for this class, you agree to follow the Maryland Hall COVID-19 Guidelines while attending classes at Maryland Hall during the Summer 2021 semester.

  • Instructor
    Clare Shepherd
    Class ID
    S210028
    Member Price
    $35
    Room
    117A
    Ages
    6+
    Non-Member Price
    $60

    Bring your favorite fantasy characters to life using recycled glass. Parent and child will work together to create glass suncatchers. Glass classes are designed to bring out the creativity and imagination in each student. Bring inspirational images for reference. After you design the piece, we will fire the design in our kiln and have it ready to pick up at our studio one week from the day of your class. There is a $5 material fee per project. For more information, please contact the instructor at clare.p.shepherd@gmail.com. (Parents should register just the child for this class, not themselves.)

    *Class schedules are subject to change in accordance with the guidelines issued by the CDC and the Anne Arundel Health Department regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

    *In registering yourself or your child for this class, you agree to follow the Maryland Hall COVID-19 Guidelines while attending classes at Maryland Hall during the Summer 2021 semester.

This Season's Camp for Ages 9-12 Classes

  • Instructor
    Emily Davis
    Class ID
    S210135
    Member Price
    $160
    Room
    116
    Ages
    9-12-
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    This weeklong workshop is designed for the young ceramic artist to experiment with clay and all it has to offer. Students will learn about clay construction by creating pinch, coil, and slab vessels and finishing their piece through a variety of learned glazing and decorating techniques. This class is suited for beginners and those with some experience; individual guidance will be given to each student based on their prior knowledge. Come in old cloths and bring lots of ideas! A materials fee of $20 is due to the instructor at the first class. For more information, please contact the instructor at davis.r.emily@gmail.com.

    *Class schedules are subject to change in accordance with the guidelines issued by the CDC and the Anne Arundel Health Department regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

    *In registering yourself or your child for this class, you agree to follow the Maryland Hall COVID-19 Guidelines while attending classes at Maryland Hall during the Summer 2021 semester.

  • Instructor
    Holly Rosario
    Class ID
    S210143
    Member Price
    $160
    Room
    117B
    Ages
    9-12
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    Learn techniques to take your artworks to the next level in this skill-based camp. Students will explore different aspects of realism in art while learning how to draw what they see through still lives and portraits. Come discover how proportion, shading, texture, and form can create the illusion of reality. Perfect for anyone who just wants to improve their drawings and paintings. Material List: Pencil Set & Eraser, Color Pencils, Watercolors OR Watercolor Markers OR Watercolor Pencils, Fine Point Pen, Mixed Media Paper Pad. Email the instructor with any questions: studio@rosar.io. Please visit Art Things, located inside Maryland Hall, for your art supplies!

    *Class schedules are subject to change in accordance with the guidelines issued by the CDC and the Anne Arundel Health Department regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

    *In registering yourself or your child for this class, you agree to follow the Maryland Hall COVID-19 Guidelines while attending classes at Maryland Hall during the Summer 2021 semester.

  • Instructor
    Holly Rosario
    Class ID
    S210144
    Member Price
    $160
    Room
    117B
    Ages
    9-12
    Non-Member Price
    $185

    Take your drawing skills to the next level in this camp all about the art of inking. Students will explore and combine markers with felt-tip pens to create richly detailed illustrations of their own choosing. We will focused on the skills of blending, shading, and creating varied line weight to enrich our drawings. Materials needed: Bristol Paper Pad, Permanent Felt-tip Pen set (Micron), Alcohol-Based Markers (Prismacolor or Arteza) OR Watercolor Markers (Arteza). Email the instructor with any questions: studio@rosar.io. Please visit Art Things, located inside Maryland Hall, for your art supplies!

    *Class schedules are subject to change in accordance with the guidelines issued by the CDC and the Anne Arundel Health Department regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

    *In registering yourself or your child for this class, you agree to follow the Maryland Hall COVID-19 Guidelines while attending classes at Maryland Hall during the Summer 2021 semester.

This Season's Camp for Teens Classes

  • Instructor
    Kayla Bennett
    Class ID
    S210154
    Member Price
    $140
    Room
    212
    Ages
    12-15
    Non-Member Price
    $165

    This unique half-day camp offers a fun and immersive experience using a variety of mask-making methods. Students will explore many three-dimensional techniques while creating mask inspired by different cultures. Students will investigate using papier mache, paper clay, found objects and fabric. A materials fee of $10 is due to the instructor at the first class. Please bring a snack and drink each day. For more information, contact the instructor at kbennett2938@gmail.com.

    *Class schedules are subject to change in accordance with the guidelines issued by the CDC and the Anne Arundel Health Department regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

    *In registering yourself or your child for this class, you agree to follow the Maryland Hall COVID-19 Guidelines while attending classes at Maryland Hall during the Summer 2021 semester.

Camp Opportunity for AACPS Students

Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS) has planned a wide range of summer programs for elementary, middle and high school students. As an AACPS Community Partner, many of our Summer Camps are open for free to AACPS students. 

Programs will:

  • be offered only to students who are currently enrolled in AACPS schools.
  • be offered at no cost to all AACPS enrolled students.
  • provide breakfast and lunch for all-day programs.
  • require self transportation to MD Hall programs.

Summer seats are not guaranteed for all students.  The federal funds used to support summer offerings require AACPS to consider student's unfinished learning and student need as student selections are made. If the student demand exceeds the number of seats available, AACPS will use need to make final student selections. Once your student is selected to attend, you will be notified by the program director with additional information. 

To apply, please fill out this AACPS form here.

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