Mad Science Flight Academy delivers unique, hands-on science experiences for children that are as entertaining as they are educational. As Mad Science flight cadets in training, children discover how airplanes fly; test an airplane’s performance in a wind tunnel; build a kite, stunt plane and model rocket; ride the air on a Hovercraft and even discover how hot air balloons, blimps and parachutes work. Mad Science Camps are suitable for students in first through fifth grades. March 26 to 30, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. $325 for five days. hillcenterdc.org.
The Young Warriors Program offers a weeklong, action-packed karate clinic to ages 7, up. They teach karate and self-defense to all belt-levels including beginners. Students participate in daily, individualized instruction to build confidence and martial arts skills through fun-filled, structured activities. Spring Break instruction will include kata, self-defense and sparring with peers. March 26 to 30, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. $450 for five days. hillcenterdc.org.