Send announcements, which are open to the public at no or minimal cost, to The Loudoun Connection, 7913 Westpark Drive, McLean, VA 22102 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is Friday, two weeks before the event. Photos/artwork encouraged. For more information, call Jennifer Lesinski at 703-917-6454. For additional listings, visit www.connectionnewspapers.com.
George Washington University Virginia campus offers 20 graduate and certificate programs in business, engineering, education and the health sciences. There will be a spring open house Tuesday, April 8, from 4-8 p.m. The campus is located in University Center off Route 7 in Ashburn near the 28 interchange. Call 703-726-3650 or visit www.gwvirginia.gwu.edu.
Schools out camp, Friday, April 11, 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Sterling Community Center, 120 Enterprise St. Ages 5-12. Spend the day creating crafts, playing games. Bring a bag lunch, plastic bottle of water and two snacks. No refrigeration available. Cost: $40. Call 703-430-9480.
Loudoun County 4-H Junior Camp will be June 22-26 and is open to all youth ages 9-13 in Loudoun County. Campers will experience a five-day, four-night camp full of activities and learning. Swimming, canoeing, hiking, arts and crafts, archery, volleyball, cooking and more. Cost: $185 per child. For a camp packet contact the Extension Office at 703-777-0373 or by e-mail at email@example.com or download a packet from Web site http://loudoun4h.pbwiki.com.
Abrakadoodle Anime Camp. Learn the Japanese art of animation at the Douglass Community Center, 405 East Market St., Leesburg. Listen to Japanese folktales and learn Japanese games. The camp runs July 14-18, Monday through Friday, 1-4 p.m. Cost: $185 includes all materials. For children ages 8-12. Contact the Douglass Community Center at 703-771-5913 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Dance Tech Workshop. Dance-intensive work on ballet, jazz and lyrical technique with turns and leaps at the Douglass Community Center, 405 East Market St., Leesburg, Aug. 4-8, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. each day. Ballet or jazz shoes required. For ages 7-11. Fee: $150 per person. Held at the Creative Dance Center in Ashburn. To register contact the Douglass Community Center at 703-771-5913 or e-mail email@example.com.