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NOVA Camp & Summer Fun Expo

Dive into summer fun opportunities for kids of all ages at the Northern Virginia Camp & Summer Fun Expo. The event is free and will take place Saturday and Sunday, February 23 and 24 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Dulles Town Center in Dulles, VA. This two-day event allows families to meet with representatives from local, regional and national programs to explore summer fun destinations – all under one roof! With giveaways, performances and hands-on activities, this is an event for the entire family. Do you know someone interested in being a camp counselor this summer? Information about training opportunities will also be available. More details about the event can be found at washingtonparent.com.

Goldfish Swim School Silver Spring

Located at 11800 Tech Road, Goldfish Swim School Silver Spring provides indoor, year-round swim instruction to children ages 4 months to 12 years in a family-friendly setting with highly-trained instructors, small class sizes (max 4:1 student to teacher ratio), shiver-free, 90-degree pools and a state-of-the-art water purification system. Families with kids of different ages and skill levels can conveniently have all of their swimmers in the pool during the same half-hour time slot and schedule makeup classes when necessary. Enroll today at app.iclasspro.com or call 240-704-8080.

Edlavitch DCJCC Preschool

Now accepting applications for its 2019/2020 school year – taking place in its newly renovated facility! Building enhancements include brand new light-filled classrooms, gross motor play spaces, art room, a dedicated new elevator and stairwell, as well as an updated swimming pool, gym, dance studio and café. Learn more at edcjcc.org/preschool.

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH

Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD): NIH Research Study evaluating non-drug interventions to reduce anger, irritability or outbursts in children. Enrolling ages 8 to 17. tinyurl.com/z25drco. Email: irritablekids@mail.nih.gov, 1-301-496-8381 (TTY: 1-866-411-1010) National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Mental Health, Protocol # 15-M-0181 NIH Teen Depression Study: Enrolling ages 11-17 to find causes and treatments. Initial evaluation, then several outpatient visits/year. If eligible, treatment (inpatient or outpatient). Call 1-301-827-1350 (TTY: 1-866-411-1010) or Email depressedkids@mail.nih.gov, www.nimh.nih.gov/TeenDepressionStudy National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Mental Health, Protocol #18-M-0037