Monday August 24th 2015 – Walk -in Registration at Queen’s Manor 12:00 pm-6:30pm for both After School and Saturday Academy

August 25th 2015 – After School Academy starts on at both sites

Saturday August 29th 2015 – 10:00 am, CAFÉ Back to school orientation will be held at Queen’s Manor, we will have open registration as well as an overview or program and plans for the upcoming year.

September 5th thru 7th – CAFE closed Labor Day

September 12th 2015 – Saturday Academy resumes


Save the Date for the Area’s Best Summer Camp! Three weeks of Art, Music and Academic Enrichment! We serve breakfast lunch and afternoon snack daily.

Where: 2705 Queens Chapel Road Mount Rainier, MD 20712

CAFE End of Year Celebration

Saturday, June 13th, 2015
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Gildenhorn Recital Hall
The Clarice Smith Performance Arts Center
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742



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The Cultural Academy for Excellence (“CAFE”), a 19  year-old, award-winning, music-based academic and life-skills enrichment program, was started in 1996 with the goal of encouraging young people to stay in school, stay out of trouble and perform well academically.