Free workshops on music, art, and activism throughout July and August.

All girls, trans, and nonbinary youth ages 8-18 welcome.

They’re here! Our Summer Workshop Series begins on July 9 and we have five weeks of exciting FREE sessions available for DC girls and trans and non-binary young folks.

All of our workshops are on Tuesday and Thursdays evenings from 6-8pm at St Stephens Church in Columbia Heights, accessible by bus and metro. All of the workshops are FREE to attend and include dinner for participants.

Click the links below to learn more and sign up! Spots are limited, so don’t wait. Some sessions are only for specific ages — pay attention when you register.

Tuesday, July 9: Understanding Gender: How to better understand the youth in our lives (for adult caregivers and family members)
Thursday, July 11: Learn to DJ (ages 11-18)
Tuesday, July 16: Intro to pedals: Sounds beyond the chord (ages 11-18)
Thursday July 18: Heartbeat of Brazil: The rhythms of Samba Reggae with Batala Washington (ages 8-18)
Tuesday July 23: Instead of Changing Your Body, Change the World! (ages 14-18)
Thursday July 25: Creative Justice: Telling Your Story with Zines (ages 8-18)
Tuesday July 30: Basic Guitar Maintenance for Teens (ages 14-18)
Tuesday August 6: Songwriting for New Songwriters (ages 8-13)
Thursday August 8: Encouraging love in a teenage society (ages 12-18)

We’re so excited for you to join us in these awesome summer workshops!

NONDISCRIMINATION POLICY: Girls Rock! DC does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national and/or ethnic origin, marital status, sexual orientation, body type, physical ability, gender expression, or other individual identities in the administration of any of its educational programs, admissions policies, scholarships, and other policies and programs, as well as volunteer policies and activities. All activities will promote and maintain the personal and emotional safety of all participants and staff. We do not tolerate racism, homophobia, sexism, or other discriminatory behavior or expression.