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A Joe’s year in review: United We Move (video inside!)
United We Move! As Joe’s celebrates 21 years of service to the community, we are grateful to our Joe’s family for your unwavering commitment to “your home away from home.” Thanks to your support this year, Joe’s was able to accomplish some significant milestones:  Achieved the Standards of Excellence through Maryland Association of Nonprofits Grew Club Joe’s attendance from 52 to 70 students—60% are first-time participants Enrolled 54 students in the Theater Tech Program—100% completed all the program benchmarks Piloted a month-long creative robotics summer camp for 13 middle… ... Read More
Published on Thursday, December 29, 2016By neenajoe
Joe’s is your HOME away from home
We’re fixing up your HOME away from home From our humble beginning in a storefront studio in 1995, Joe’s sought to support the community with high quality, affordable programming that serves people of all ages, backgrounds and beliefs. Since opening a 20,000 sq. ft. warehouse in 2008, Joe’s has increasingly expanded its programming and services to meet the needs of artists and the community in general. Open 7 days a week, 350 days per year, Joe’s serves more than 70,000 individuals annually. Joe’s has developed a reputation as… ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, December 28, 2016By neenajoe
These are dark days….Literally.
These are dark days.Literally. The darkest days of the year.Meteorologically, we are approaching the winter solstice, the longest night here in the northern hemisphere.In 21st century America, we greet this long night with a variety of rituals that are influenced by our spirituality, religion, cultural heritage, political beliefs, biorhythms, and who knows what.I am always captivated by the Christmas lights that adorn the front yards of our community. When I was a child my family made sure that, on one night during the holidays, we would drive around and look… ... Read More
Published on Monday, December 19, 2016By Barbara Johnson
Joe’s Movement Emporium to receive $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts
DATE:  December 15, 2016 CONTACT: Neena Narayanan, [email protected], 301-699-1819 Joe’s Movement Emporium to receive $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts Mount Rainier – National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $30 million in grants as part of the NEA’s first major funding announcement for fiscal year 2017.  Included in this announcement is a Challenge America grant of $10,000 to Joe’s Movement Emporium for The Ability Project.  The Challenge America category supports primarily small and mid-sized organizations for projects that extend… ... Read More
Published on Friday, December 16, 2016By neenajoe
Joe’s #BestNineof2016
It’s been an awesome year here at Joe’s! It was nearly impossible to choose our #BestNineof2016 photos but we think this crop is pretty representative. Check it out: From right to left, starting at the top: BJ does Body Pump at The Mall at Prince Georges. Arts Education Assistant and all around hunky Joe’s staff, BJ Yates, participates in a Body Pump class with NCrease Fitness LLC, a Joe’s Movement Emporium resident artist company, during Joe’s Day at the Mall this past September. Many of Joe’s resident artists and artist groups showed… ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, December 14, 2016By neenajoe
This Holiday Season – Give the Gift of Movement!
Joe’s Movement Emporium Gift Cards are perfect for EVERYONE on your list! With the new year comes new resolutions to move more, move better and move happier. You and your loved one can do all the above at Joe’s Movement Emporium. Now more than ever – the gift of movement is one that keeps on giving. The benefits of movement are endless for both adults and children. It’s proven that those who engage in creative expression with their bodies lives happier, healthier and more fulfilled lives. When you give… ... Read More
Published on Tuesday, December 13, 2016By neenajoe
NEW 8-Week Dance Workshop in January will Melt Post-Holiday Pounds Off!
Join Raediant Movement for Dancehall Sweat Tuesdays, Jan 3 – Feb 21, 2017 from 7:30 – 8:30 pm Make this the perfect excuse to get moving, have fun dancing while learning dance moves that you can take to the dance floor! Learn high energy dance moves that are from and influenced by Caribbean music and Dancehall steps, that Increases cardio. Students will learn dance terms, and some moves to use on the dance floor or in your own class, all while working up a good sweat & stretch right after. Dance… ... Read More
Published on Monday, December 5, 2016By neenajoe
Mount Rainier Community Craft Fair Returns to Joe’s for their 22nd Year
Over 30 vendors from the Gateway Arts District to participate The annual Mount Rainier Community Craft Fair returns to Joe’s Movement Emporium for its 22nd year in operation. Completely volunteer-run, the Craft Fair has continued to grow from its humble beginnings in 1994 in the living room of a local Mount Rainier crafter to fill Joe’s Movement Emporium’s entire black box theater and lobby. It is free to shop the Craft Fair, each vendor will take payment in the form of cash, credit card or check. Food and drink is… ... Read More
Published on Tuesday, November 22, 2016By neenajoe
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