SUMMER 2021 NEWS
We are rolling out registration for our summer weeks one at a time as we confirm partnerships with local businesses and organizations. Head to our Summer 2021 page for more info.
We are welcoming 2nd grade students in our programs beginning April 13! Registration for all April programs is OPEN.
DCPS FAMILY CORNERSTONES ACTIVITIES
Middle School DCPS families: Now's your chance to chat with a green infrastructure engineer and a local artist! Join UAS and our special guests--DDOT's Morvarid Ganjalizadeh and local artist Rodrigo Pradel--during our DCPS Family Cornerstones virtual events. These interactive events will take place over Zoom and are filled with trivia, games, and lots of time to chat with the experts.
April 22, 5:30-6:30pm
Sign up your family to join us for "Local Litter: Environmental Stewardship starts on Your Block"
April 29, 5:30-6:30pm
Sign up your family to join us for "Represent Yourself and Your Community through Public Art"
These events are the finales to the neighborhood-based walks we created for your families to venture out on. In true UAS spirit, you'll explore, discuss, and create together as a family. Click the link below to learn about the activities after you've registered via the eventbrite links above. We can't wait to see you!
Check out all DCPS Family Cornerstones activities here:
The Squad in the News
Head over to our Squad in the News page to see what we're up to, and check out the February issue of Washingtonian for news about us.
Resources for home use during Coronavirus closures
Our resources page includes information on where to get free meals, things to do at home, and walks and hikes where it may be easier to maintain the required 6 feet of distance from others to prevent the spread of Coronavirus.
Annual Report 2021
(just released to subscribers of the UAS Update; we'll post soon)
Smile! Your Amazon purchase can support your Squad
When you shop on Amazon using this direct Amazon link, Urban Learning and Teaching Center/Urban Adventure Squad receives .5 percent of your purchase. It adds up! Please bookmark the link or designate "Urban Adventure Squad" as your charity.
Did you know?
Every Squad program includes between 1 and 4 miles of walking. We might take an urban hike through neighborhoods or a trail hike through the woods, but we are moving as we learn. DC is our classroom!