Arts, Dance & Music


ArtArt Square ButtonWith two well-equipped mixed media studios and one ceramics studio, the Bender JCC offers innovative art classes and workshops for all ages and levels of ability, including ceramics, drawing, painting, usable crafts, puppetry and much more. Visiting artists also offer festive arts workshops based on major Jewish festivals and holidays throughout the year.

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DanceThe Bender JCC School of Dance offers a full and varied curriculum with instruction in all disciplines of dance for students at all levels, an excellent faculty and small class sizes, encouraging the development of talent, confidence, and self-discipline through individual attention.

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IMG_0628The Bender JCC School of Music offers lessons for all ages that foster a lifelong appreciation of music. For infants through age 5, the Parenting Center offers Music Together.

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Private Instruction

Age 5+. Private instruction is offered Saturday through Thursday year-round in the following areas:

  • Piano
  • Guitar (acoustic, electric, bass)
  • Percussion & Drums
  • Voice
  • Woodwinds (flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, saxophone)
  • Strings (violin, viola, cello)
  • Brass (trumpet, trombone)

Please note that online registration is not available for private music lessons. Please contact to learn more.

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For additional questions, please contact or (301) 348-3767.

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