Columbia Homeschool Community offers a host of activities and events in which your family can actively participate. In addition to our many weekly, monthly and special activities, our Family Events team plans, coordinates and hosts at least one major special event each month.

Typical Schedule of Family Events:

August - Orientation

September - Welcome Back Family Picnic

September - Not Back to School Camping Trip

October - Halloween Trunk or Treat

November - Spelling Bee

December - Holiday Gala and CHAP Showcase

January - Family Math Night

January - Spelling Bee

February - Valentines Exchange and Teen Valentine Mixer

Spring  - Mommapalooza Moms' Getaway

March - Science Fair

April - Night with the Arts and CHAP Showcase

May - Field Day

June - Graduation and End of Year Celebration

June- Talent Show

In addition to our monthly Family Events, and 36 weeks of co-op classes. K-8 co-op meets one day a week, while CHAP (Columbia Homeschool AP co-op), meets three days a week.

CHC also usually offers the following: 

Yearbook - CHC publishes an annual yearbook to help document the fun and exciting activities enjoyed by our members.

Helping Hands Community Service Program - Organized participation in Presidential service program. Help yourself by helping others while developing a love of service to others. 

Art Education Series - Annual series of docent-guided art gallery and museum tours. Explore art and enrich your homeschool curriculum through group tours with your CHC friends. Alternating museums in Baltimore and Washington.

Music Appreciation Series - Annual series of musical concerts with local and national orchestras.  Tours of Symphony Library, backstage and private meeting with assistant conductor and concertmaster are sometimes available.

Not Back to School Camp Out  - Annual Homeschool family camping at its finest-- when everyone else goes back to school! Relaxing outdoor adventures, scavenger hunts, campfires, singing and swimming with our CHC families.

Fall Frolic Day and Hayride - Annual fall field trip to Larriland Farms for pumpkin picking, hayride, hay maze and fun!

Maryland Science Center Fieldtrip - Annual free field trip to explore the best of Maryland science.

National Aquarium Fieldtrip - Join our members as we explore this national aquatic treasure. Discount or free admission.

Sports Clinics - Learn about soccer, touch football, tee-ball and more with your homeschool buddies. Clinics offered by members and/or professionals.

Moms' Book Club

Moms' Bunco Group

Moms' Nights Out

Teens Activity Club
...and many, many more field trips, events and offerings!