Kid's Stuff

Spring Sneak Peek at Calvert School


Beginning at four years old, Calvert School students embark on a ten-year journey of curiosity, mastery, and purpose. A Calvert education blends tradition with innovation in a way that encourages children’s innate curiosity and love of learning.

We invite you to visit campus, hear from Administrators, and discover where the journey begins.

Continuity is the Key: Your Toddler’s Daily Routine


We all know that young children thrive on consistency and routine. Dr. Montessori discovered that children from ages one to four are actually in a “sensitive period” for order.

Meet the people who make Summer Fun!


For more than 55 years Summer at Friends has been the place to be for camp! Today’s programs range from half-day KinderCamp (for four and five year olds) to Creative Technology and Fine Arts Camps (for campers up to age 13)! Summer at Friends is so much fun for campers… and it is fun for the staff who spend all year planning great activities! Enter Summer Programs Coordinator, Sue Cusick, and Camp Director, Janelle Schmidt, who can’t wait to share their recipe for summer fun with you!

Building Rockets, Solar Ovens and Robots


J Camps offer STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) options. Imagine! You are lost in the woods with little on you and the only way to survive is to use your knowledge of circuitry to invent your own tools. Like a compass, an LED lantern or even a solar oven to cook your food.

Sleep, memory and learning: a perfect trifecta


Every one of us can recall making the decision to sacrifice sleep in order to meet a deadline, write a paper, or finish something for work.  We convince ourselves that in order to be productive we must push through when in fact the opposite is true. We should go to bed. 

Orioles invite children ages 9 and younger to free ballgame with paying adult

Young Orioles fans run the bases at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Image courtesy of the Orioles.

This baseball season*, adults who buy a regularly priced upper deck ticket at Oriole Park at Camden Yards can bring up to two children ages 9 and younger for free as part of the Kids Cheer Free program, the Orioles announced today.

Summer at Friends: This is What Summer Fun Looks Like!


Summer is a great time for so many reasons – a time to play, make new friends, and try new things. That’s exactly what happens every day at Summer at Friends! With more than 25 camp programs for boys and girls ages 4 to 13, there is something for everyone. So what does summer fun look like?

The SAT Essay isn’t required — so why bother?


Do I want my SAT Saturday to be any longer than necessary? The answer is probably no. Do I want $15 and 50 minutes of my time to keep me from getting accepted at my dream school? We probably don’t even have to ask that one.

Black Friday Block Party


Join Harbor East for a sophisticated and civilized alternative to mall mayhem at the Black Friday Block Party. Skip the holiday stress and enjoy: