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A Grown-Up Summer School Session

Find your study buddies

summer classes for grown-ups!

Add class to your superlative summer.

Most Likely to Be Famous
What: Rock ’n’ Roll Boot Camp
Why: Sharpen existing guitar, bass, and drum skills by jamming in makeshift bands. Master classic covers with help from pros and perform at graduation.
When: July 16-Aug. 2. Mon. & Thurs., 7-8:30 p.m.
Where: Levine School of Music, 2801 Upton St. NW, at Connecticut Ave. (202-686-8000). Register at activenet.active.com. Cost is $242.

Most Likely to Be on a Wheaties Box
What:
Adult Beginner Gymnastics
Why: Olympic fever has you itching to reawaken basic balance and tumbling muscle memories.
When: Sat., 3-4:30 p.m.
Where: Urban Evolution, 8442 Kao Cir., at Euclid Ave., Manassas (571-215-8218). Drop-in day pass is $20.

Most Likely to Win an EGOT
What: Jumpstart Your Songwriting
Why: Let two-time Grammy Award winner Cathy Fink walk you through the process, from personalizing lyrics to penning catchy hooks.
When: July 21, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: The Writer’s Center, 4508 Walsh St., at Wisconsin Ave., Chevy Chase (301-654-8664). Cost is $100.

Most Improved
What: Furniture Rehab
Why:
Team up with Kelly Millspaugh Thompson to brush up your Chalk Paint skills; learn how to wash, color, distress, and wax wood furniture to achieve a refreshed (if rustic) look.
When: July 14, 1-3 p.m.
Where: The Falls Church City Community Center, 223 Little Falls St., at Great Falls St., Falls Church (703-248-5077). Register at stylishpatina.com. Cost is $95.

Overachiever
What:
Yoga Alliance Teacher Training
Why:
Stretch yourself over an intensive 200-hour certificate program that touches on motivation, technique, and entrepreneurship.
When: Aug. 18-Mar. 17, 2013.
Where: Stroga, 1808 Adams Mill Rd. NW, at Columbia Rd. (202-238-9642). Prospective students should email angelam@stroga.com.

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LOCATIONS
8442 Kao Cir
@ Euclid Ave
Manassas, VA 20110
571-215-8218
223 Little Falls St
@ Great Falls St
Falls Church, VA 22046
703-248-5077
2801 Upton St NW
@ Connecticut Ave
Washington, DC 20008
202-686-8000
1808 Adams Mill Rd NW
@ Columbia Rd
Washington, DC 20009
202-238-9642
4508 Walsh St
@ Wisconsin Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
301-654-8664
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