Trip 1 - Smithsonian National Zoo


TeenCityScapes is an opportunity for teens (13-18) to learn how o navigate the community and beyond. In this program students plan, implement, and review field trips without adult chaperones.


The goal of this program is to assist teens in the development of responsible independence, increase community awareness, and navigational skills.



To recognize and describe various landmarks, historical places, performances, and services available in the general area.

To explain, describe, summarize and interpret their experiences traveling with other teens

To execute field trip plans with other students and apply navigational skills to use public transportation

To critique varying experiences for value added,

To develop an appreciation for the area in which he/she lives

To plan varying trips with purpose, safety, and fun

To assess, report on, and communicate about the field trip experiences.

To apply technical skills in creating a group travel blog.



This program will run from mid-October through the end of May.

Students will participate in 6-8 field trips


Current Charis Center students pay for SmartTrip cards and admissions

Students registering for TeenCityScapes as a stand-alone program: $350.00 plus Smarttrip cards and admissions.


Professional theatre, Community Theatre, Concerts, Art galleries, and Architecture. 


American History Museum, Holocaust Museum, Newseum, Monuments Walk, 


The Smithsonian Museum of Science, Baltimore Science Museum, Aviation Museums


Bowling, Hiking, Sports, Shopping, Paintball, 

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