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Abilities OT Services & Irlen Diagnostic Center



County: Baltimore
Pikesville Plaza, 600 Reisterstown Rd., Suite 600 GHI
Baltimore, MD 21208

GRADE: K - 12
Shoshana Shamberg
410-358-7269
www.aotss.com
info@aotss.com

Subjects:Health/Self Esteem
Comments:

We help children and adults manage sensory, emotional, mental and environmental stress. We provide specialized assessments to achieve an accurate diagnosis and targeted, immediately effective interventions. 1-2 sessions demonstrates immediate improvement in reading, math, handwriting, attention, behavior, coordination, and executive functioning. Testing & interventions may be insurance reimbursable. Addressing symptoms related to dyslexia, dysgraphia, ADD/HD, light sensitivity, visual and computer stress, anxiety, depression SAD, chronic headaches/migraines, autism, and sensory processing disorders. Our professional development trainings are approved for CEUs for educators, therapists, & medical licensing boards and MSDE Maryland State Dept of Education). Free phone consultation.

Shoshana Shamberg OTR/L, MS, FAOTA
Irlen Diagnostician

www.AOTSS.com
www.irlenVLCMD.com


Abrakadoodle Art - Baltimore Co.



County: Baltimore
2101 Cranbourne Road
Timonium, MD 21093

GRADE: K - 8
Subjects:Art/Crafts and Arts Visual
Comments:

School-site,Standards-based art education programs via contract – common core and STEAM, in Balt City/County Elementary & Pre-schools. Art history, vocabulary, mixed media, Old Masters,contemporary artists.


Abrakadoodle Art Education - HC

County: Howard
4657 S. Leisure Ct.
Ellicott City, MD 21043

GRADE: K - 6
Subjects:Art/Crafts and Arts Visual
Comments:

Visual art classes travel to your school location. Provides all curriculum, quality materials, and trained teachers for your onsite field trips, homeschool, afterschool groups and more.


Academy Art Museum



County: Talbot
106 South St.
Easton, MD 21601

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Art/Crafts, Arts Visual, and Reading/Language Arts
Comments:

ArtReach program uses current exhibitions to engage students in arts, humanities, and critical thinking activities. Students view an exhibition and then do a visual arts project.


Active Schools Acceleration Project (ASAP)

75 Kneeland Street, 8th Floor
Boston, MA 02111

GRADE: K - 5
Subjects:Physical Ed/Fitness and Recreation
Comments:

100 Mile Club: challenges kids to run, jog, or walk 100 miles over the course of the school year. BOKS: before-school aerobic program. Just Move: classroom based programs to get kids active right at their desks. Grant money available.


Adkins Arboretum

County: Caroline
12610 Eveland Rd., P.O. Box 100
Ridgely, MD 21660

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Art/Crafts, Ecology, Farms/Gardens, History, Physical Ed/Fitness, Recreation, Zoos/Nature Centers, and Social Studies
Comments:

A 400-acre native garden and plant preserve dedicated to the conservation of the Chesapeake Bay region’s native landscape, offering hands-on environmental education including school, scout, homeschool, preschool, and camp programs. NGSS- aligned.


Aladdin Productions

County: Baltimore
Owings Mills, MD 21117
GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Theater, Bullying, Amusement/Edutainment, Recreation, Reading/Language Arts, Arts Visual, and Science/Technology
Comments:

Comedy magic shows, roving walk-around magic, magic lessons and workshops, assembly programs; topics include, “Is It Magic or Is It Science” (This a great program promoting science principles), Earth Day, Recycling, Reading, Respect, etc.


Alfred Music Publishing/ Winter Holiday Mini-Musicals

P.O. Box 10003
Van Nuys, CA 91406

GRADE: K - 5
Gilbert Paez
818-891-5999
alfred.com
gpaez@alfred.com

Subjects:Arts Music and Theater
Comments:

100% reproducible winter holiday mini-musicals for performance by students. Titles include “Stormy, the Singing Snowman,” “Jingle Bell Jukebox,” “Jingle Bell Jukebox…The Flip Side!”


Amazing Stanley, Magician

County: Baltimore
5927 Ivy League Dr.
Baltimore's Child, MD 21228

GRADE: K - 12
Stanley Blusiewicz
410-788-8112
stanleymagic.com
stanleymagic@justforyou.com

Subjects:Amusement/Edutainment
Comments:

Magic show, magic lesson, photo-history of the great magicians, and chance for all to hold a trained dove.


Anita C. Leight Estuary Center

County: Harford
700 Otter Point Rd.
Abingdon, MD 21009

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Ecology, Maritime, Science/Technology, and Zoos/Nature Centers
Comments:

Goal is to increase awareness, understanding, and appreciation of estuarine ecosystems through research, monitoring, and education.


Annapolis Symphony Orchestra

County: Anne Arundel
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St.
Annapolis, MD 21401

GRADE: 2 - Up
Subjects:Arts Music
Comments:

The mission of the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra is to produce, present, and promote memorable symphonic music that increases awareness, enjoyment, and appreciation of music for all ages throughout the region.


Assateague Island National Seashore

County: Worcester
7206 National Seashore Lane
Berlin, MD 21811

GRADE: K - 12
Liz Davis
410-641-1443 ext 232
www.nps.gov/asis
liz_davis@nps.gov

Subjects:
Comments:

Visit the Island. Beach in a Box traveling trunk (grades K-4) available.


Audubon Naturalist Society - Woodend Sanctuary

County: Montgomery
8940 Jones Mill Rd.
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

GRADE: K - 8
Subjects:Ecology, Science/Technology, and Zoos/Nature Centers
Comments:

Wide variety of educational programs that foster an appreciation, understanding, and stewardship of the natural environment.


Author School Visits by State

229 S. Mason St.
Smithfield, VA 23430

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Arts Visual, Storytellers, Reading/Language Arts, and Amusement/Edutainment
Comments:

A FREE state-by-state list of contact links to children’s authors and illustrators who visit schools, including Maryland and Mid-Atlantic authors.


Baltimore Ballet

County: Baltimore
10534 York Rd., Suite 201
Cockeysville, MD 21030

GRADE: K - Up
Elysabeth Muscat
410-667-7974
www.baltimoreballet.org

Subjects:Arts Dance
Comments:

Dance performances/rehearsals, or outreach activity at your location.


Baltimore Clayworks

County: Baltimore City
5707 Smith Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21209

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Arts Visual and Art/Crafts
Comments:

FREE gallery & facility group tours by arrangement.
Variety of themed, week-long, full- or half-day summer classes. Multiple ceramic/art projects for all skill levels in a relaxed environment. Fall/Spring after school programming.


Baltimore Improv Group

P.O. Box 50008
Baltimore, MD 21211

GRADE: 1 - 12
Bridget Cavaiola
888-745-8393
www.bigimprov.org
bridget@bigimprov.org

Subjects:Team Building, Theater, and Leadership Training
Comments:

Kids are led by a professional performer/instructor through a series of theatrical games that introduce the collaboration, creativity, and fun of improvisation.


Baltimore Museum of Art

County: Baltimore City
10 Art Museum Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Art/Crafts, Social Studies, Arts Visual, and Multicultural Studies
Comments:

FREE Art-to-Go e-resource sent to teachers monthly during the school year. Online resources and lesson plans available. Teacher workshops offered each year.


Baltimore Museum of Industry

County: Baltimore City
1415 Key Hwy.
Baltimore, MD 21230

GRADE: K - 12
Jessica Celmer
410- 727-4808
www.thebmi.org
tours@thebmi.org

Subjects:Science/Technology, Social Studies, Economics, Factories/Business, History, and Team Building
Comments:

Interactive tours and hands-on programs showcasing Baltimore’s industrial past.


Baltimore Streetcar Museum

County: Baltimore City
1901 Falls Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21211

GRADE: K - 12
Andrew Blumberg
410-547-0264
www.baltimorestreetcarmuseum.org

Subjects:History and Transportation
Comments:

The Museum provides a historical experience of Baltimore’s public transportation history through its streetcars and displays.


Baltimore Symphony Orchestra - Education Dept.

County: Baltimore City
Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, 1212 Cathedral St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

GRADE: K - Up
Anne Marie Guzy
410-783-8000
www.bsokids.org
education@bsomusic.org

Subjects:Arts Music and History
Comments:

“BSO on the Go” brings musicians into classrooms and the community. Ages PreK and up.


Balto Humane Society Humane Education & Outreach Program

County: Baltimore
1601 Nicodemus Rd.
Reisterstown, MD 21136

GRADE: K - Up
Wendy Goldband
410-833-8848
www.bmorehumane.org
goldband@bmorehumane.org

Subjects:Zoos/Nature Centers
Comments:

Lessons exposing youth to humane treatment of all animals and basic needs of pets. At your location or theirs.


Banneker-Douglass Museum

County: Anne Arundel
84 Franklin St.
Annapolis, MD 21401

GRADE: K - 12
Joni Floyd
410-216-6180
www.bdm.org
joni.floyd@maryland.gov

Subjects:Multicultural Studies and History
Comments:

Named for Benjamin Banneker and Frederick Douglass. Dedicated to preserving Maryland’s African-American heritage. Hands-on education programs discussing history, language arts and cultural studies, focused on Maryland’s African American history.


Barry Louis Polisar

3605 Dustin Rd.
Burtonsville, MD 20866

GRADE: K - 5
Barry Louis Polisar
301-384-9207
www.barrylou.com
barrylou@barrylou.com

Subjects:Arts Music, Reading/Language Arts, and Storytellers
Comments:

Author visits and concerts at elementary and middle schools.


Black Cherry Puppet Theater

County: Baltimore City
1115 Hollins St.
Baltimore, MD 21223

GRADE: K - 12
Michael Lamason
410-752-7272
www.blackcherry.org
info@blackcherry.org

Subjects:Puppet Theater
Comments:

Classic marionette and puppet theater, as well as curriculum-integrated puppet performance residencies.


Bubbaville Fire Unit

5024 Kemp Rd.
Reisterstown, MD 21136

GRADE: K - 5
Subjects:Fire Safety Education
Comments:

Fire truck with firefighters comes to your location for learning with structured fun and entertainment.


Bully You, Bully Me- MerMan's Comedy and Illusion Shows

P.O. Box 14121
Norfolk, VA 23518

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Health/Self Esteem, Etiquette, Arts Visual, Other, Team Building, Theater, Multicultural Studies, Reading/Language Arts, Bullying, Amusement/Edutainment, and Storytellers
Comments:

Assembly, family night, fundraiser, dinner show, carnival, comedy nights and more. Tolerance, bully, other topics avail.
Grants pay 25-75%, no fee to apply.


C & C Advocacy Inc.

County: Baltimore City
16 W. 25th St. Suite 301
Baltimore, MD 21218

GRADE: 6 - Up
Cathlyn Clarke
410-800-2545
www.ccadvocacy.org
cclarke@ccadvocacy.org

Subjects:Recreation, Career Preparation, Service Learning, Bullying, Etiquette, Sports, Health/Self Esteem, Physical Ed/Fitness, and Team Building
Comments:

Providing effective youth programming dedicated to transforming negative actions into new opportunities. Character development; striving to deliver programming that cultivates personal integrity and accountability.


Calvert Marine Museum

County: Calvert
14200 Solomons Island Road
Solomons, MD 20688

GRADE: K - Up
Melissa McCormick
410-326-2042
www.calvertmarinemuseum.com
poreckka@co.cal.md.us

Subjects:History, Maritime, and Ecology
Comments:

Learn how our prehistoric past, natural environment, and maritime heritage come together to tell the story of the Chesapeake Bay.


Canneloni Kids Cooking School

County: Carroll
1514 Liberty Rd.
Eldersburg, MD 21784

GRADE: K - Up
Nikki McGowan
443-453-4756
www.ckssweb.com
ckcsfoodsllc@gmail.com

Subjects:Science/Technology, Nutrition, Culinary Arts, and Math
Comments:

Hands-on mobile cooking program that incorporates science, math, nutrition, and kitchen safety into the preparation of fun and delicious culinary specialties.


Capital City Colonials

County: Anne Arundel
809 Princess St.
Alexandria, VA 22314

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:History, Storytellers, Economics, Culinary Arts, Restaurants, Factories/Business, Nutrition, Multicultural Studies, and Social Studies
Comments:

Colonial-dressed walking tour guides specializing in the historic district of Annapolis and Maryland history. Guides also available at your location.


Carrie Murray Nature Center

County: Baltimore City
1901 Ridgetop Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21207

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Service Learning, Zoos/Nature Centers, Ecology, and Farms/Gardens
Comments:

The Center’s mission focuses on educating the public on two things everyone loves: animals and the outdoors. Everyone can learn about our rescued raptors and reptiles, as well as our insects and tarantulas!


Catoctin Mountain Park

County: Frederick
14707 Park Central Rd.
Thurmont, MD 21788

GRADE: K - 12
Susan Burke
301-663-9388
www.nps.gov/cato
susan_burke@nps.gov

Subjects:Ecology, History, and Science/Technology
Comments:

Variety of educational programs and traveling trunks, including those linking park interpretive themes with local school curriculums. Programs for loan, on-line curriculum materials and lesson plans, variety of self-guided, self-designed field trips.


Catoctin Wildlife Preserve & Zoo

County: Frederick
13019 Catoctin Furnace Rd.
Thurmont, MD 21788

GRADE: K - Up
Brandi Owens
301-271-4922
www.cwpzoo.com
education@cwpzoo.com

Subjects:Farms/Gardens and Zoos/Nature Centers
Comments:

25 acres and over 500 animals, safari ride, shows, animal encounters.


Catriona's Castle

19005 Wootton Ave.
Poolesville, MD 20837

GRADE: K - 5
Subjects:Theater and Storytellers
Comments:

Interactive theater comes to your location and costumes up to 30 students as characters in classic stories. Can accommodate up to 100 in audience with a 45 min. program with props and scenery.


Center Stage

County: Baltimore City
700 N. Calvert St.
Baltimore, MD 21202

GRADE: K - 12
Rosiland Cauthen
410-986-4051
www.centerstage.org
rcauthen@centerstage.org

Subjects:Arts Music, Leadership Training, Reading/Language Arts, Storytellers, Arts Dance, and Theater
Comments:

Education programs integrating theater into students’ lives, inspiring young imaginations through programs that cultivate creative and intellectual potential while developing a practical understanding of the arts.


Chelonia Eco-Adventures

216 Najoles Road, Suite 600
Millersville, MD 21108

GRADE: K - 8
Subjects:Science/Technology and Zoos/Nature Centers
Comments:

Hands-on animal presentation with animals such as glow-in-the-dark scorpions, tarantulas, snakes, more.


Chesapeake Shakespeare Company

7 South Calvert Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

GRADE: 6 - 12
Subjects:Theater and Reading/Language Arts
Comments:

Teaching artists bring Shakespeare’s words to life and encourage audience interaction during school matinees. Talk with actors after performances.


Children's Museum of Rose Hill Manor Park (The)

County: Frederick
1611 N. Market St.
Frederick, MD 21701

GRADE: K - Up
Kari Saavedra
301-600-1650
www.rosehillmuseum.com

Subjects:Science/Technology, History, Art/Crafts, Transportation, Farms/Gardens, Social Studies, and Recreation
Comments:

Hands-on History museum focusing on 18th- and 19th-century lifestyles. Tours provide interactive opportunities and incorporate STEM and MSDE Curricular Standards.


Children's Playhouse of Maryland

County: Baltimore
7201 Rossville Blvd., CCBC Essex
Baltimore, MD 21237

GRADE: K - 12
Diane Smith
443-840-2426
www.cpmarts.org
cpm@ccbcmd.edu

Subjects:Theater
Comments:

Youth theatre dedicated to student performers and bringing theatre arts to all ages.


Children's Theater Association

1055 Taylor Ave.
Towson, MD 21286

GRADE: K - 8
Subjects:Amusement/Edutainment, Reading/Language Arts, Health/Self Esteem, Storytellers, Theater, History, Geography, Multicultural Studies, and Social Studies
Comments:

Plays are performed by adults for schools. We are performing three plays this year: 1) “The Happy President” about Washington. 2) “Stay Tobacco Free” about the dangers of tobacco use. 3) Maryland, My Maryland” a musical about state history.


Clara Barton National Historic Site

County: Montgomery
5801 Oxford Rd.
Glen Echo, MD 20812

GRADE: K - Up
Kevin Pattik
301-320-1410
www.nps.gov/clba
kevin-patti@nps.gov

Subjects:History
Comments:

The home, which also served as a warehouse and headquarters of the American Red Cross, open for hourly tours. History programs on Clara Barton and her life at your location.


Club Sci Kidz/Tech Scientific of MD

County: Howard
6209 Knolls Ct.
Elkridge, MD 21075

GRADE: K - 8
Subjects:Science/Technology and Air/Space
Comments:

In-school field trips. Programs feature hands-on science activity with hands-on experiments which fully support state and national science performance standards. Program can be customized to meet class needs.


Colonials in Your Classroom

Gambrills, MD 21054
GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:History
Comments:

One or two first-person interpreters dressed in authentic colonial garb at your site presenting a show-and-tell of colonial life in Maryland around the time of the American Revolution.


Columbia Archives

County: Howard
10227 Wincopin Circle
Columbia, MD 21044

GRADE: 1 - 12
Subjects:History
Comments:

Center for study of Columbia, Md., a planned community, and the life of James Rouse.


Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts (CCTA)

County: Howard
6655 Dobbin Rd., Unit 4
Columbia, MD 21045

GRADE: K - 12
Alexandra Franco
410-381-0700
www.CCTArts.com
info@CCTArts.com

Subjects:Arts Music, Team Building, Reading/Language Arts, Amusement/Edutainment, Other, Theater, Arts Dance, Bullying, and History
Comments:

Musical theater classes and workshops. Curriculum-based professional productions. Outreach programs to underserved communities and youth with special needs. Traveling performance troupe which teaches the history of America or Broadway.


Columbia Orchestra

County: Howard
Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Rd.
Ellicott City, MD 21043

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Arts Music
Comments:

Performances at the Jim Rouse Theatre, Wilde Lake H.S. Young People’s Concerts on the schedule. In-school programs available.


Dancemoves Studio of Dance

County: Baltimore
5811 Allender Rd.
White Marsh, MD 21162

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Arts Dance
Comments:

Classes in all types of dance, and professional dance company in residence offering lecture demos and performances.


Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center

County: Frederick
40 S. Carroll St.
Frederick, MD 21701

GRADE: K - 12
Virginia Rose Kane
301-698-0656
www.delaplaine.org/site/
info@delaplaine.org

Subjects:Arts Visual and Art/Crafts
Comments:

Non-profit arts education facility featuring art instruction, exhibitions, and special programs.


Destination Education - Watermark

County: Anne Arundel
P.O. Box 3350
Annapolis, MD 21403

GRADE: 1 - Up
Subjects:History and Amusement/Edutainment
Comments:

An 18th-century Annapolitan comes to your location to lead your students on a journey back in time to explore life during Colonial America in lively discussions about settlement, government, and daily life.


Drayden African-American One-Room School

18287 Cherryfield Rd., MAILING: Piney Point Lighthouse Museum, 44720 Lighthouse Road, Piney Point, M
Drayden, MD 20630

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:History
Comments:

The Drayden School house is currently under renovation. Please call or email for more information.


Eastport Oyster Boys (The)

County: Anne Arundel
Annapolis, MD 21403
GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Arts Music, History, and Storytellers
Comments:

Entertainers amuse and educate with performance of songs and stories about the lifestyle and history of the Chesapeake Bay.


Echoes of Nature

PO Box 633
Bowie, MD 20718

GRADE: K - 8
Subjects:Science/Technology, Amusement/Edutainment, Zoos/Nature Centers, Math, Storytellers, Ecology, and Natural Wonder
Comments:

In house academic field trips with live animal ambassadors to bring various topics to life. Programs complement the state curriculum standards. Programs can be designed to fit your needs for special topics or themes.


Eric Energy

County: State

GRADE: K - 5
Eric Krupkin
410-336-8295
www.ericenergy.com
eric@ericenergy.com

Subjects:Amusement/Edutainment and Science/Technology
Comments:

Dynamic wacky scientist performs visual science experiments and uses volunteers throughout. 60 min. Several topics available. Great for in-school field trip, STEM nights, STEM assemblies, PTA events, classroom workshops, festivals and more. Ages PreK and up.


Fairwinds Farm & Stables, Inc.

County: Cecil
41 Tailwinds Lane
North East, MD 21901

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Career Preparation
Comments:

Motivational presentation, “Success in 20 Words or Less.”


Family & Children's Theatre (The)

County: Baltimore City
4717 Liberty Heights Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21207

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Theater and Health/Self Esteem
Comments:

Musical anti-drug and educational self-esteem interactive performance, featuring Mr. Nat and The Old Man Rapper.


Fire Museum of Maryland

County: Baltimore
1301 York Rd.
Lutherville, MD 21093

GRADE: K - Up
Rob Williams
410-321-7500
www.firemuseummd.org
info@firemuseummd.org

Subjects:Fire Safety Education and History
Comments:

In your classroom, museum teachers teach fire safety using video, a 911 call simulator and practice escaping a fire. Children role play as firefighters from the early 1800s and get to handle equipment from the 1800s to the present day.


Fitness for Health

County: Montgomery
11140 Rockville Pike, Suite 303
Rockville, MD 20852

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Amusement/Edutainment, Health/Self Esteem, Recreation, Physical Ed/Fitness, Sports, and Team Building
Comments:

Developmentally-appropriate, personalized programs for therapeutic exercise, occupational therapy, physical therapy, fitness and sports-specific conditioning.


Frostburg State University Planetarium

County: Allegany
101 Braddock Rd.
Frostburg, MD 21532

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Air/Space, Arts Music, Physical Ed/Fitness, Science/Technology, Ecology, Recreation, Farms/Gardens, Service Learning, Arts Dance, and History
Comments:

Planetarium and Discovery Center. Free download of powerpoint presentations for primary grades and middle school on website. Website also has a list of Sky Highlights for the coming year. Many other options at FSU, including Performing Arts & sport.


FutureMakers

County: Other
Various Locations

GRADE: K - 8
Subjects:Art/Crafts and Science/Technology
Comments:

Crafting curricula for young “makers.” Programs at your location.


Genesee Valley Outdoor Learning Center

County: Baltimore
1717 Rayville Rd.
Parkton, MD 21120

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Team Building, Leadership Training, Health/Self Esteem, Ecology, Physical Ed/Fitness, and Farms/Gardens
Comments:

Our programs focus on leadership development and team building. Ropes course programs and in-school team building programs are available year round. Ropes course programs make use or our extensive low and high ropes course.


Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum

County: Baltimore
Martin State Airport 701 Wilson Point Rd., Hangar 5, Suite 531, Mailing: P.O. Box 5024
Baltimore, MD 21220

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Air/Space, History, Theater, Science/Technology, and Transportation
Comments:

A visit to schools begins with a musical theatre presentation “Right Place, Right Time, Wright Brothers” followed by a rocket assembly line to rekindle the energy and excitement experienced by students when the U.S. first launched its space program.


Good Knight Enchanted Kingdom

11001 Rhode Island Ave.
Beltsville, MD 20705

GRADE: K - Up
Sophia West
301-595-8989
www.goodnight.org
magic.castle@aol.com

Subjects:History, Leadership Training, and Health/Self Esteem
Comments:

In-school programs for all ages. Specializing in safety, empowerment, and bully prevention for all grades. Themed performances tailored to meet individual needs.


Harvey and Sam Puppet Co.

P.O. Box 1341
Columbia, MD 21044

GRADE: K - 6
Subjects:Storytellers, History, Theater, Puppet Theater, Reading/Language Arts, Bullying, Religion, and Social Studies
Comments:

Puppet performances are thirty minutes, and great for children of all ages. Performance feature music and education. For more information on performances visit www.harveysampuppets.com.


Hawaiian Rhythms

County: Baltimore
8203 Alston Rd.
Towson, MD 21204

GRADE: K - 8
Kathleen Haller
410-296-5562
hulakat07@hotmail.com

Subjects:Arts Music, Amusement/Edutainment, Physical Ed/Fitness, Geography, Foreign Language, Reading/Language Arts, Social Studies, Math, Recreation, Arts Dance, Multicultural Studies, and Storytellers
Comments:

“Ku’ulei”, a professional Hawaiian dance artist and
educator, presents a program of authentic Hawaiian dance,
music, and culture. The colorful costumes, island music, and
native instruments help to create an interactive, sensory
experience of Hawaii.


Heimlich Heroes

County: Other
330 Straight Street, Suite 330
Cincinnati, OH 45219

GRADE: 1 - 8
Subjects:Health/Self Esteem, Physical Ed/Fitness, and Other
Comments:

Heimlich Heroes™- Kids plus Heimlich Maneuver®. Follow along with a short instructive video, using age-appropriate notetaking tools(free materials). Practice with specially designed training dolls(rent or purchase). You’ll love seeing the foam pop from the mouth when the maneuver is done correctly! Help your participants recognize and respond to a choking emergency. Available in English (grades 1-adult). Available in Spanish (grades 1-7). Register on our website today!


Hippodrome Theatre - France-Merrick Performing Arts Center

County: Baltimore City
12 N. Eutaw St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Theater, Arts Dance, and Arts Music
Comments:

Baltimore’s ONLY Broadway Theatre House includes family productions, dance, ballet, opera, comedy, more. Meet & Greet with actors and Education Guides based on Common Core available.


Historical Society of Carroll County

County: Carroll
210 E. Main St.
Westminster, MD 21157

GRADE: K - 6
Timmi Pierce
410-848-6494
hscc.carr.org
tpierce@carr.org

Subjects:History
Comments:

House museum, exhibits, books for all ages, research library for family and county history. Civil War traveling trunks.


Historical Society of Frederick County

County: Frederick
24 E. Church St.
Frederick, MD 21701

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Reading/Language Arts, Multicultural Studies, Architecture, and History
Comments:

A variety of educational opportunities for families, adults, schools, and scouts.


Historical Society of Talbot County

County: Talbot
30 S. Washington St.
Easton, MD 21601

GRADE: K - 12
Eleanor Magee
410-822-0773
www.hstc.org
director@hstc.org

Subjects:
Comments:

Preserving, communicating, and celebrating the rich heritage of Talbot County by educating residents and visitors.


Hogshead

County: Anne Arundel
18 Pinkney St.
Annapolis, MD 21401

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:History
Comments:

Experience life on the colonial frontier during this hands-on living history program. Touch frontier fabrics, smell the “currency” of the time and learn about the tools of survival. Discover what it was like to live in the 18th century.


Horn Point Lab & Environmental Science Education Center

County: Dorchester
2020 Horn Point Rd.
Cambridge, MD 21613

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:
Comments:

Hands-on student and teacher professional development programs that help schools offer STEM and environmental education learning opportunities, using the Chesapeake Bay as a living laboratory.


Howard County Historical Society Museum & Archive

County: Howard
9421 Frederick Rd.
Ellicott City, MD 21042

GRADE: K - 12
Shawn Gladden
410-480-3250
www.hchsmd.org
info@hchsmd.org

Subjects:History and Archaeology
Comments:

Field Trips are designed for home school, elementary class, or scout troops in historic Ellicott City, MD, includes museum tour, trunk program games, optional walking tour and much more.


Hula Fun with Kristen

1801 Monumental Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21222

GRADE: K - Up
Irene Schlaffer
410-285-2357
ischlaffer@gmail.com

Subjects:Arts Dance and Arts Music
Comments:

Hula dancing with some instruction. See a story told through the hands of hula.


Imagination Stage

County: Montgomery
4908 Auburn Ave.
Bethesda, MD 20814

GRADE: K - 5
Subjects:
Comments:

Professional theatre and arts education for children with weekday field trips with free study guides and various associated enrichment and professional development materials and programs.


International School of Protocol (The)

100 West Road, Suite 300
Towson, MD 21204

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Leadership Training, Etiquette, Career Preparation, Team Building, Bullying, Health/Self Esteem, and Other
Comments:

Social and communication skills. Etiquette. Road to Success Career Education. Programs incorporate the Maryland career development framework and Maryland career clusters. Anti-bullying and civility materials and curriculum. Career Plans.


Irish Railroad Workers Museum (The)

County: Baltimore City
918 Lemmon St.
Baltimore, MD 21223

GRADE: K - 12
Luke McCusker
410-347-4747
www.irishshrine.org
info@irishshrine.org

Subjects:Religion, History, Social Studies, Multicultural Studies, and Transportation
Comments:

Celebrates the Irish immigrants’ contributions to Baltimore and includes two houses: a museum and an historic home of an Irish railroad worker and his family. Presents talks about railroad, famine and immigration history. Neighborhood tours available


Irvine Nature Center

County: Baltimore
11201 Garrison Forest Rd.
Owings Mills, MD 21117

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Ecology, Zoos/Nature Centers, and Science/Technology
Comments:

Nature in the Classroom program inspires appreciation and respect for the natural world, increases awareness of environmental issues, and encourages individuals to sustain earth’s ecosystems.


It's About The Kids Education Organization, Inc.

County: Baltimore
1435 Barrett Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21207

GRADE: K - 5
Subjects:Health/Self Esteem, Science/Technology, Amusement/Edutainment, Reading/Language Arts, Air/Space, Nutrition, Ecology, Math, Theater, Economics, and Physical Ed/Fitness
Comments:

Five enrichment programs: in financial literacy; reading literacy; health and wellness; environmental education; and STEM. Also, Bubbles The Clown has used magic, balloon sculptures, and face painting to entertain for 30 years.


Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum

County: Calvert
10515 Mackall Rd.
St. Leonard, MD 20685

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Archaeology, Other, Natural Wonder, Science/Technology, History, Geography, Multicultural Studies, and Social Studies
Comments:

Programing focused on archaeology and the history of humans in the Chesapeake Bay region. Educational Traveling trunks on Native American Lifeways and the War of 1812.


Jewish Museum of Maryland

County: Baltimore City
15 Lloyd St.
Baltimore, MD

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:History and Religion
Comments:

Showcasing the rich vitality of Jewish heritage and variety of Jewish culture, past and present.


Joseph Stands with Many

5708 Pimlico Rd., Apt. 6
Baltimore, MD 21209

GRADE: K - 12
Joseph Stands with Many
443-562-0656
www.standswithmany.com
standswithmany@gmail.com

Subjects:Arts Music, History, Storytellers, Arts Dance, Art/Crafts, and Multicultural Studies
Comments:

Cherokee storytelling, music, and dance programs. Educational programs about Native American history and comtemporary Native American life.


JumpBunch

6126 Downs Ridge Ct.
Elkridge, MD 21075

GRADE: K - 5
Christy Dugan
443-472-5434
www.jumpbunch.com
christy@jumpbunchkids.com

Subjects:Physical Ed/Fitness, Sports, and Recreation
Comments:

Provides sports and fitness classes at your location. Teach over 70 different activities. Classes help children to gain confidence in their physical abilities and to feel comfortable trying new sports and fitness activities.


Junior Achievement

County: Baltimore
10711 Red Run Blvd., Suite 110
Owings Mills, MD 21117

GRADE: K - 12
Sara Wilson
443-394-7211
www.jamaryland.org
info@jamaryland.org

Subjects:
Comments:

Financial literacy for students to prepare them for the global economy.


KidStage

P.O. Box 11731
Baltimore's Child, MD 21206

GRADE: K - 12
Sherrie Webb
443-413-5704
www.kidstage.webs.com
kidstagemd@aol.com

Subjects:Arts Dance, Arts Music, and Theater
Comments:

Drama program specializing in voice, dance, and acting. Six-10 week lessons at your site, linked to your curriculum.


Kinderman (The)

County: Howard
6254 Soft Shade Way
Columbia, MD 21045

GRADE: K - 5
John Taylor
410-730-7419
www.kinderman.us
kindermn@aol.com

Subjects:Amusement/Edutainment, Arts Dance, Arts Music, and Storytellers
Comments:

Edutainment through music, movement, storytelling, puppetry, dancing, and the arts.


Laurel Museum

817 Main St.
Laurel, MD 20707

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Social Studies, Factories/Business, History, Multicultural Studies, and Science/Technology
Comments:

Discover the rich history of Laurel.


Little Hands Cookie Co.

Ellicott City, MD 21042
GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Reading/Language Arts, Science/Technology, Team Building, Math, and Culinary Arts
Comments:

Hands-on mobile bakery that builds teamwork, reading, math, and character skills.


Lucky Foot Stable Series

County: Cecil
41 Tailwinds Lane
North East, MD 21901

GRADE: 2 - 7
Subjects:Reading/Language Arts and Farms/Gardens
Comments:

Author visit with JoAnn S. Dawson, actress, stable owner, innkeeper, wrangler and educator, including PowerPoint presentation, writing tips, a short reading, Q&A, and a visit with Butterscotch the pony.


Mad Science of DC

12065 Tech Rd.
Silver Spring, MD 20904

GRADE: K - 6
Subjects:Ecology and Science/Technology
Comments:

Over 70 different in-class field trips meeting curriculum requirements and STEM objectives. Hands-on and interactive experiments with take-home projects. School assemblies covering a wide variety of science topics also available.


Magic Mountain Puppets, Inc.

County: Virginia
5212 S. Tenth Place
Arlington, VA 22204

GRADE: 3 - Up
Subjects:Arts Music and Puppet Theater
Comments:

Puppet shows in English and German. Also teaching ethnic accordion (pianoaccordion and buttonbox).
Also give a talk about the history of jodeling in schools.


Mainstay (The)

County: Kent
5753 Main St.
Rock Hall, MD

GRADE: K - 12
Tom McHugh
410-639-9133
www.mainstayrockhall.org

Subjects:Arts Music and Theater
Comments:

Performance venue in a 100-year-old building.


Marshy Point Nature Center

County: Baltimore
7130 Marshy Point Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21220

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Zoos/Nature Centers, Recreation, Ecology, and Science/Technology
Comments:

Presenting nature educational programs.


Martinak State Park

County: Caroline
137 Deep Shore Rd.
Denton, MD 21629

GRADE: K - 12
Dorie Coleman
410-820-1668
www.dnr.state.md.us

Subjects:
Comments:

Nature Center, fitness trail, paddling in Watts Creek; environmental education programs, service learning projects, more.


Maryland Historical Society

County: Baltimore City
201 W. Monument St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

GRADE: K - Up
Kristen Schenning
410-685-3750
www.mdhs.org
education@mdhs.org

Subjects:History
Comments:

Outreach programs including traveling trunks and in-class field trips.


Maryland Milestones

4310 Gallatin St.
Hyattsville, MD 20781

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Art/Crafts, Arts Visual, Maritime, Science/Technology, Zoos/Nature Centers, Ecology, Air/Space, Arts Dance, Military, Service Learning, Architecture, History, Amusement/Edutainment, Arts Music, Multicultural Studies, Theater, Geography, Archaeology, Farms/Gardens, Recreation, and Transportation
Comments:

Organization connects teachers, parents, and homeschoolers with resources in art, nature, and history in the region.


Maryland Science Center

County: Baltimore City
601 Light St.
Baltimore, MD 21230

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Air/Space and Science/Technology
Comments:

Traveling Science Program of hands-on science fun, encompassing a wide range of topics; large-scale assemblies, hands-on lab classes, portable planetariums. Travel throughout the mid-Atlantic region.


Maryland Sportsplex

County: Anne Arundel
1031 Benfield Blvd.
Millersville, MD 21108

GRADE: K - Up
Belinda Bryant
410-729-0694
www.mdsportsplex.com
info@mdsportsplex.com

Subjects:Recreation and Sports
Comments:

Presentation of athletic programs.


Maryland State Archives: Education and Outreach

County: Anne Arundel
350 Rowe Blvd.
Annapolis, MD 21401

GRADE: 1 - Up
Subjects:History, Government/Law, and Multicultural Studies
Comments:

Serves as the central depository for government records of permanent value.


Maryland State Arts Council Arts in Education Grant

175 W. Ostend St., Suite E
Baltimore, MD 21230

GRADE: K - 12
Chatara Carroll
410-767-6555
www.msac.org

Subjects:Reading/Language Arts, Arts Visual, Theater, Arts Dance, and Arts Music
Comments:

Provides grants to schools for residencies in creative writing, poetry, playwriting, performing arts, and visual arts.


Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

County: Baltimore City
Druid Hill Park, 1876 Mansion House Dr.
Baltimore, MD 21217

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Zoos/Nature Centers, Ecology, Reading/Language Arts, Geography, and Biology
Comments:

Teacher trainings and school Zoo classes available. Zoomobile interactive programs bring select animals to you. Accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums.


Masonville Cove Environmental Education Campus

County: Baltimore City
1000 Frankfurst Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21226

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Zoos/Nature Centers, Service Learning, Leadership Training, Ecology, Art/Crafts, Natural Wonder, Science/Technology, and Recreation
Comments:

We are an environmental campus located in the South Baltimore community that works with schools to promote environmental awareness in students. We offer environmental programs for the community and school system.


Meadowside Nature Center

County: Montgomery
Rock Creek Regional Park, 5100 Meadowside Lane
Rockville, MD 20855

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Science/Technology and Natural Wonder
Comments:

Hands-on nature and outdoors experience for all seasons. A program of Montgomery County Department of Parks.


Meals On Wheels of Central Maryland

515 S. Haven St.
Baltimore, MD 21224

GRADE: 8 - Up
Subjects:Service Learning and Team Building
Comments:

Provides nutritious meals and a friendly visit to the elderly and disabled by volunteers.


Mitchell School of Fine Arts

County: Baltimore
6247 Falls Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21209

GRADE: K - 3
Subjects:Art/Crafts and Arts Visual
Comments:

Fine art instruction with an emphasis on training in classical and modern European traditions of the Masters. Still life, portrait, landscape, animal painting and drawing.


Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric

County: Baltimore City
140 W. Mt. Royal Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21201

GRADE: K - 12
Nicoletta Macris
410-685-5086
www.lyricoperahouse.com
info@lyricoperahouse.com

Subjects:
Comments:

Multi-purpose performing arts venue since 1894, located in the heart of Baltimore’s cultural district and playing host to Broadway tours, and dance, music, opera and comedy performances. Also offering an educational opera program that goes into area schoo


Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric

140 W. Mt. Royal Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21201

GRADE: K - 12
Rick Gerhardt
410-900-1150
www.lyricoperahouse.com

Subjects:Arts Music and Theater
Comments:

Offering an educational opera program at your location.


Monocacy National Battlefield

County: Frederick
5201 Urbana Pike
Frederick, MD 21704

GRADE: K - 12
Barbara Justice
301-662-3515
www.nps.gov/mono
barbara_justice@nps.gov

Subjects:Career Preparation, Archaeology, History, and Military
Comments:

The Civil War Battle of Monocacy, known as the battle that saved Washington, was fought on July 9, 1864 and marked the last campaign of the Confederacy to carry the war into the North.


Montgomery County Historical Society

County: Montgomery
111 W. Montgomery Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:History
Comments:

1815 House Museum and 19th-century doctor’s office. Changes field trip for grades 4-5. Local Lore badge and Listening to the Past try-it for scouts. PreK-K outreach program on toys, chores, and life in the past.


Mount Clare Museum House

County: Baltimore City
1500 Washington Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21230

GRADE: 1 - 12
Steven Madewell
410- 837-3262
www.mountclare.org
education@mountclare.org

Subjects:Social Studies, Art/Crafts, Science/Technology, History, and Architecture
Comments:

Our outreach programs feature Baltimore’s colonial past. Traveling hands-on outreach provided by a colonial costumed interpreter available at your location. Choose from a colonial scientist, surveyor, tradesman, or soldier.


Mr. Magic

County: Anne Arundel
8061 Pendragon way
Pasadena, MD 21122

GRADE: 1 - Up
Joe Castricone
410-428-2492
www.joecastricone.com
magic@joecastricone.com

Subjects:Amusement/Edutainment
Comments:

Magic performance.


Museums of Worcester County

County: Worcester
5 Church St.
Berlin, MD 21811

GRADE: K - 12
Patricia Diniar
410-641-1311
www.octhebeach.com/Museum
mybronte@comcast.net

Subjects:
Comments:

Representing 11 museums in all.


Music Inside Us (The): Becoming the Brementown Musicians

MD 21000
GRADE: K - 3
Subjects:Reading/Language Arts, Storytellers, and Arts Music
Comments:

Interactive program in which students traverse a musical and literary landscape along with Max, a child who helps a cast of discouraged animal characters find the inherent worth, or “music” that each of them has within.


Music of Colonial Maryland with David & Ginger Hildebrand

County: Anne Arundel
276 Oak Court
Severna Park, MD 21146

GRADE: 3 - 5
Subjects:Arts Music and History
Comments:

Authentic period costumes and instruments illustrating Maryland’s colonial history. Involves sing-alongs, Q & A, and, for smaller groups, some hands-on time with dulcimer and harpsichord.


National Aquarium

County: Baltimore City
Pier 3, 501 E. Pratt St.
Baltimore, MD 21202

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Ecology, Science/Technology, and Zoos/Nature Centers
Comments:

The National Aquarium offers a varitey programs includign onsite field trips, traveling outreach programs, and teacher professional developemnt opportunites.


National Electronics Museum

County: Anne Arundel
1745 W. Nursery Rd..
Linthicum, MD 21090

GRADE: 3 - 12
Subjects:Science/Technology, History, and Military
Comments:

From telegraph and radio to radar and satellites, the National Electronics Museum offers visitors access to the electronic marvels that have helped to shape our country and our world.


National Museum of Dentistry

County: Baltimore City
31 S. Greene St.
Baltimore, MD

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:
Comments:

An affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution in downtown Baltimore, known for its collection of toothy treasures from the legendary to the whimsical. Focus on the important role oral health plays in a healthy life.


National Wildlife Visitor Center - Patuxent Research Refuge

10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop
Laurel, MD

GRADE: K - 12
Dennis Hartnett
301-497-5898
patuxent.fws.gov
dennis_hartnett@fws.gov

Subjects:Ecology, Zoos/Nature Centers, Science/Technology, and Service Learning
Comments:

Teachers make connections to state and national education science standards, outcomes, and themes using interactive exhibits about wildlife and habitats, outdoor study areas, and guided tram tours. Teacher workshops.


New Germany State Park

County: Garrett
349 Headquarters Lane
Grantsville, MD 21536

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Ecology, Zoos/Nature Centers, Farms/Gardens, Natural Wonder, Recreation, Geography, Science/Technology, and Biology
Comments:

13-acre lake, historic cabins, and hiking trails. Educational activities customized to group’s needs.


New Moon Theater

County: Baltimore
5 Overhill Rd.
Catonsville, MD 21228

GRADE: K - 12
Julie Kurzava
410-719-8603
www.nmtheater.org
info@nmtheater.org

Subjects:History, Storytellers, Multicultural Studies, Amusement/Edutainment, Theater, Reading/Language Arts, Arts Music, and Puppet Theater
Comments:

Interactive touring theater and opera productions featuring multicultural folktales, Maryland history, and opera. “The Storybasket Series” featuring folklore adapted for young children with puppets, stories, and songs.


Olney Theatre Center

County: Montgomery
2001 Olney Sandy Spring Rd.
Olney, MD

GRADE: K - 12
Lynda Bruce-Lewis
301-924-3400
www.olneytheatre.org
llewis@olneytheatre.org

Subjects:
Comments:

Professional regional theater offering special student performances for most mainstage productions as well as some workshops and in-school performance options. Tours of the grounds and history of the theater available.


On The Ball, Spinny

County: Montgomery
6405 Manor View Dr.
Laytonsville, MD 20882

GRADE: 3 - 8
Spencer Johnson
301-977-1553
www.spinnyjohnson.com
spinny@spinnyjohnson.com

Subjects:Nutrition, Amusement/Edutainment, Health/Self Esteem, Bullying, and Physical Ed/Fitness
Comments:

Upbeat program featuring amazing basketball skills, and teaching the importance of education, respect, anti-bullying, health and fitness, and self esteem.


One Acorn Nature Programs

County: Pennsylvania
3825 Armory Lane
York, PA 17408

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Zoos/Nature Centers, Ecology, and Science/Technology
Comments:

Live animal presentations, nature games, outdoor explorations, hands-on experiences. Programs customized to the audience and aim to educate participants and instill an appreciation for nature.


Oregon Ridge Nature Center

County: Baltimore
13555 Beaver Dam Rd.
Cockeysville, MD 21030

GRADE: K - 6
Subjects:Zoos/Nature Centers and Ecology
Comments:

In-school programs on any enviromental topic.


Painted Pottery 'a' Glazing, LLC

County: Baltimore
P.O. Box 10820
Baltimore, MD 21234

GRADE: K - Up
Tiffoni Davidsen
443-797-4009
www.goppag.com
info@goppag.com

Subjects:Art/Crafts and Arts Visual
Comments:

Mobile paint-your-own pottery studio that comes to you. They glaze and fire all pieces with delivery back to you in 7-10 business days.


Party Animalz Farm

2324 Cramer Rd.
Brogue, PA 17309

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Zoos/Nature Centers and Science/Technology
Comments:

Pony rides, petting zoo at your location.


Patapsco Heritage Greenway

County: Baltimore
P.O. Box 96
Ellicott City, MD 21041

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Service Learning and Ecology
Comments:

On-site school grounds tour of environmental and watershed issues and stream clean-ups in our watershed area; coloring/activity book online at www.patapscoheritagegreenway.org/Coloring_Book-2012b.pdf


Patapsco Valley State Park

County: Howard
8020 Baltimore National Pike
Ellicott City, MD 21043

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Ecology, Science/Technology, and Zoos/Nature Centers
Comments:

Scales and Tales live animal outreach program both in-house and at your location.


Patricia Shih - Shih Enterprises Inc.

P.O. Box 1554
Huntington, NY 11743

GRADE: K - 8
Subjects:Arts Music, Multicultural Studies, Reading/Language Arts, Ecology, Bullying, Health/Self Esteem, and Amusement/Edutainment
Comments:

Singer/songwriter presenting interactive shows based on themes: Back-to-School, Character Education, Bullying, The Environment, Multicultural Holidays, Literacy, more. Workshops and residencies. Tours to Md. regularly.


Peace Study Center

5828 York Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21212

GRADE: K - 3
Subjects:Team Building, Bullying, Health/Self Esteem, and Multicultural Studies
Comments:

Curriculum Kits units ready to borrow. They include 2 weeks of materials and lesson plans. Resources in kits could include books, CDs, puppets, games, DVDs or videos, puzzles and more. Level 1 is preschool and Level 2 for ages 6-8.


Phillips Wharf Environmental Center

County: Talbot
6129 Tilghman Island Road
Tilghman, MD 21671

GRADE: K - Up
Kelly Fox
410-886-9200
www.pwec.org
info@pwec.org

Subjects:Ecology
Comments:

Aquatic petting zoo offering educational programs based on Chesapeake Bay ecology, on site or off.


Pickering Creek Audubon Center

County: Talbot
11450 Audubon Lane
Easton, MD 21601

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Ecology, Farms/Gardens, Science/Technology, and Zoos/Nature Centers
Comments:

Environmental education at 400 acre nature center. Always aligned with school system priorities including NGSS and Common Core.


Point Breeze Credit Union

11104 McCormick Rd.
Hunt Valley, MD 21031

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Economics and Math
Comments:

Financial Education Program teaches kids K-2 about saving for a goal, needs vs. wants, and money skills. Kids grade 3-12 participate in interactive budgeting and/or credit lessons and games.Smaller groups can visit us and also take a tour.


Prince Theatre

County: Kent
210 High St., P.O. Box 37
Chestertown, MD 21620

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Theater
Comments:

Live performance venue. Theater workshops for youth.


Project Ascent, LLC

County: Baltimore

GRADE: 1 - 12
Subjects:Team Building
Comments:

Team building and ropes course program. Focus on leadership, self-esteem, communication, and trust.


Ray Owen Presents Kids and Family Shows

P.O. Box 3012
Gettysburg, PA 17325

GRADE: K - 8
Ray Owen
717-334-8631
www.rayowenmusic.com

Subjects:Arts Music, Storytellers, and Amusement/Edutainment
Comments:

Singer/songwriter/storyteller presents kids and family shows featuring songs, stories, cultural heritage, comedy, whimsy, and theater, at schools, libraries, and community events.


Red Branch Theatre Company and Drama Learning Center

County: Howard
9130-I Red Branch Rd.
Columbia, MD 21045

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Theater, Arts Dance, and Arts Music
Comments:

Fall 2014 Field Trip and Group options: Triumph of Love (High School) and A Year With Frog and Toad (Pre-School and Elementary)

Daytime matinees and group bookings are available


Salisbury Zoo

County: Wicomico
755 South Park Dr.
Salisbury, MD 21802

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Art/Crafts, Ecology, Farms/Gardens, Reading/Language Arts, Science/Technology, Service Learning, Zoos/Nature Centers, Natural Wonder, Geography, and Biology
Comments:

Variety of interactive educational programs, aligned with state standards.


Saville Gallery (The)/ Allegany Arts Council

County: Allegany
9 N. Centre St.
Cumberland, MD 21502

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Arts Visual
Comments:

County arts council with a public gallery space.


Scales & Tales

County: Frederick
Cunningham Falls State Park, 14039 Catoctin Hollow Rd.
Frederick, MD 21788

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Ecology, History, and Zoos/Nature Centers
Comments:

Environmental education program utilizing captive, non-releaseable birds of prey and reptiles and tales about those creatures. Naturalists instill values of stewardship in participants.


Schifferstadt Architectural Museum

County: Frederick
1110 Rosemont Ave.
Frederick, MD 21701

GRADE: K - 5
Subjects:History
Comments:

1756 German colonial house and heritage garden. Architectural and heritage garden lesson plans available. Eastern Woodland Indian Cultures of Maryland Trunk also available.


School 33 Art Center

County: Baltimore City
1427 Light St.
Baltimore, MD 21230

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Arts Visual
Comments:

Contemporary art center.


Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

County: Anne Arundel
647 Contees Wharf Rd.
Edgewater, MD 21037

GRADE: K - 12
Wendy Van Norden
443-482-2388
www.serc.si.edu
vannordenw@si.edu

Subjects:Science/Technology, Ecology, and Maritime
Comments:

Located on 3,000+ acres along the Chesapeake Bay. Programs vary. All designed to be hands-on. Programs at your site in winter months.


Snyder Foundation for Animals

County: Baltimore City
3600 Clipper Mill Rd., Suite 224
Baltimore, MD 21211

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Zoos/Nature Centers, Ecology, Health/Self Esteem, Reading/Language Arts, and Other
Comments:

Organization promoting the humane treatment of animals through education and philanthropic support. Age-appropriate and curriculum-based animal-related programs for students, teachers, and parents. Free but donations are appreciated.


Soldiers Delight N.E.A. - Scales and Tales

County: Baltimore
5100 Deer Park Rd.
Owings Mills, MD 21117

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:History, Geography, Ecology, Science/Technology, Zoos/Nature Centers, Art/Crafts, Service Learning, Farms/Gardens, and Natural Wonder
Comments:

Scales & Tales live animal outreach and other educational programs
History Programs- mining, land use
Ecology- threatened and endangered plants and animals
Astronomy programs


St. Clement's Island Museum

38370 Point Breeze Rd.
Colton's Point, MD

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:
Comments:

Education programs include Maryland’s earliest history with water taxi tours available to St. Clement’s Island (Maryland’s birthplace), early education (tour of on-site one-room schoolhouse), environmental, early transportation on the Potomac, more.


Star-Spangled Banner Flag House

County: Baltimore City
844 E. Pratt St.
Baltimore, MD 21202

GRADE: K - 12
Amanda Davis
410-837-1793
www.flaghouse.org
info@flaghouse.org

Subjects:History
Comments:

Home of Mary Pickersgill, maker of the Star-Spangled Banner. Tours offering interactive educational activities regarding personal experiences during the War of 1812, and the flag and how it inspired our National Anthem.


Steppingstone Museum

County: Harford
461 Quaker Bottom Rd.
Havre de Grace, MD 21078

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:
Comments:

Preserves and demonstrates the rural arts and crafts of the 1880-1920 period in Harford County. Collection of domestic arts, skilled trades, and husbandry.


Stories by Hand with Kathy MacMillan

County: Baltimore
7 Beth Ct.
Owings Mills, MD 21117

GRADE: K - 8
Kathy MacMillan
443-739-0716
www.storiesbyhand.com
info@storiesbyhand.com

Subjects:Foreign Language, Multicultural Studies, Reading/Language Arts, and Storytellers
Comments:

High-energy, interactive programs that teach basic American Sign Language through stories, songs, and games and help students understand Deaf culture. Many themes available.


Surratt House Museum

9118 Brandywine Rd.
Clinton, MD 20735

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:History and Social Studies
Comments:

Plantation home built in 1852 that served as a safe house for the Confederate underground. Home of Mary Surratt who was convicted of conspiring in the assassination of Lincoln. Power point programs available covering 1850s and 1860s.


Tabron & Associates

9701 Apollo Dr.
Largo, MD 20785

GRADE: K - 12
Mark Tabron
301-773-3923
www.marktabron.com

Subjects:Health/Self Esteem
Comments:

Storyteller, motivational speaker, musician who helps students improve their grades, test scores, self image, and self esteem. Workshops for teachers and parents. PTA presentations.


The Amazing Cantori

County: Baltimore City
3900 Roland Ave
Baltimore, MD 21211

GRADE: K - Up
Michael Cantor
410-961-5903
www.cantormagic.com
info@cantorimagic.com

Subjects:Storytellers, Health/Self Esteem, Theater, Science/Technology, and Amusement/Edutainment
Comments:

Offers full stage shows, walk-around magic and lectures on the art and science of magic. Great fun, audience interactive, with plenty of illusions and sleight-of-hand.


The Critterdude (bringing wildlife into your life)

County: Other
5627 Kansas Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20011

GRADE: K - 5
Walter Massey
443-610-9103
thecritterdude.com
critterdude54@yahoo.com

Subjects:Science/Technology and Zoos/Nature Centers
Comments:

Bringing wildlife into the classroom with focus on Classification and Preditor/Prey relationships and other curriculum based subject matters.


Thirst 'n' Howl Musical Productions

County: Baltimore
8 Asgard Ct.
Baltimore, MD 21234

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Arts Music, Theater, and Amusement/Edutainment
Comments:

Touring theater company offering interactive musical theater presentations.


Thurmont Historical Society

County: Frederick
19 East Church Street
Frederick, MD 21701

GRADE: K - 5
Subjects:History
Comments:

Organization that fosters and promotes interest in the history of Thurmont and its environs with speakers on local history, walking tour of Thurmont for elementary students, and other activities.


Tuckahoe State Park

County: Caroline
13070 Crouse Mill Rd.
Queen Anne, MD 21657

GRADE: K - Up
Subjects:Ecology and Science/Technology
Comments:

Scales & Tales programs come to you.


Uncle Pete...ROCKS!

County: Other

GRADE: K - 5
Subjects:Arts Music, Health/Self Esteem, Physical Ed/Fitness, and Bullying
Comments:

Interactive musical celebration assembly with a rock concert feel, incorporating music, LED and laser lights, fog (if allowed), and bubbles. It’s health and physical fitness the Uncle Pete way, encouraging movement, dancing, and jumping throughout the performance, while interweaving character-building aspects.


Unforgettable Fossil Hunting Adventures

2822 Greenway Dr.
Elicott City, MD 21042

GRADE: 1 - 7
Subjects:Science/Technology
Comments:

Amateur paleontologist shares extensive collection of marine and dinosaur fossils, shares fun and educational information, then sets up all that is needed for children to experience hunting for real fossils. Kids keep everything they find.


Upper Bay Museum

County: Cecil
P.O. Box 275
North East, MD

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:History and Maritime
Comments:

Unique museum displaying handcrafted tools and antique equipment related to the history of Upper Bay watermen.


Walters Art Museum (The)

600 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

GRADE: K - 12
Taryn Williams
410-547-9000
www.thewalters.org
twilliams@thewalters.org

Subjects:Art/Crafts, Arts Visual, Arts Music, History, and Reading/Language Arts
Comments:

Visiting programs designed to stimulate curiosity, invite participation, and encourage reflection about arts as an important aspect of history and human discovery.


Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art

909 S. Shumaker Dr.
Salisbury, MD 21804

GRADE: K - 12
Subjects:Arts Visual, Puppet Theater, Ecology, Zoos/Nature Centers, History, and Maritime
Comments:

Hands-on programs, events, and tours that focus on art, heritage, and nature. Professional development opportunities for formal and non-formal educators through curriculum trainings, and workshops


Washington County Museum of Fine Arts

County: Washington
401 Museum Dr.
Hagerstown, MD 21740

GRADE: K - 12
Donna Rastelli
301-739-5727
www.wcmfa.org
drastelli@wcmfa.org

Subjects:History, Art/Crafts, Arts Visual, and Arts Music
Comments:

Offering outreach programs for underprivileged girls.
Saturday Morning Youth Program – Free to those chosen after submitting application. Free Summer Workshops for ages 7-12.


Watkins Nature Center

301 Watkins Park Dr.
Upper Marlboro, MD

GRADE: K - 8
Nicole Patterson
301-218-6702
www.pgparks.com

Subjects:Zoos/Nature Centers
Comments:

Located in Watkins Regional Park, nature center houses live birds of prey, a wild things reptile exhibit, an indoor and outdoor turtle pond and a tree of life.


Wildlife Adventures

County: Harford
P.O. Box 542
Jarrettsville, MD 21084

GRADE: Up - Up
Subjects:Ecology, Science/Technology, Reading/Language Arts, Art/Crafts, Zoos/Nature Centers, and Natural Wonder
Comments:

Live animal presentation with touchable species of local and exotic wildlife at your location. Programs can be customized to fit curriculum needs. Call for updates on latest programs developed. Character building programs are a favorite.


William Paca House and Garden

County: Anne Arundel
186 Prince George St.
Annapolis, MD 21401

GRADE: 1 - 12
Subjects:History, Social Studies, Storytellers, and Architecture
Comments:

Tour the 1765 restored historic house museum and gardens of William Paca, signer of the Declaration of Independence. Experience living history presentations and narratives while participating in hands-on activities involving authentic artifacts.


Youth Empowerment Through Entrepreneurship Series

5160 Baltimore National Pike
Baltimore, MD 21229

GRADE: 8 - 12
Marcel Umphery
443-341-6623
www.dmvreiunited.com
info@dmvreiunited.com

Subjects:Economics, Factories/Business, Health/Self Esteem, and Career Preparation
Comments:

A program of DMV R.E. I. United. Speaking engagement that inspires youth to focus on the importance of creating a positive circle of peers, achieving educational success, and making dreams a reality.