Charlotte Mason Maryland


Cultivating relationships, nourishing minds, and preparing souls for His glory while growing together in the Christ-centered educational philosophy of Charlotte Mason

Harvesters Resting, Jean-Francois Millet, 1853


Annapolis Area


The Annapolis Area Discussion Group is studying Charlotte Mason's Volume 3: School Education.  All meetings are Saturdays from 1:00-3:30 pm. 


For reading assignments and meeting location, please contact Jess Smith at smithjessc AT gmail DOT com.


Upcoming dates:

September 25

October 23

November 20

No meeting in December



Bowie-Laurel

The Bowie-Laurel Discussion Group is studying Charlotte Mason's Volume 6: A Philosophy of Education and is open to all levels of experience with Mason. Meetings are Saturdays from 1:00-3:00 pm. For reading assignments and meeting location, please contact Bethany Blanchard Coleman at bethanygrey AT gmail DOT com.

Upcoming dates:
September 25
October 23
November 20
No meeting in December



Brookeville/Gaithersburg 

We meet at 11 a.m. the second Friday of each month for book discussion while the children play, and the other Fridays of the month for nature outings. Feel free to join as often as your schedule allows.

1. Book Discussion

Our book discussion takes place in Brookeville or Gaithersburg. This fall we will be reading aloud, narrating, and discussing In Vital Harmony: Charlotte Mason and the Natural Laws of Education by Karen Glass. This concise look into Mason’s 20 principles is accessible for newbies as well as re-inspiring for seasoned educators. For more information, contact Jordanna at jordannaMcMillan AT me DOT com or Alma Jean at ajmzaki AT gmail DOT com. Our book discussion Friday’s for Fall 2021 are:

September 10
October 8
November 12
December 10


2. Nature outing rotation:
1st Friday - Rockville/Bethesda
2nd Friday - Book discussion
3rd Friday - Gaithersburg/Germantown
4th Friday - Brookeville/Columbia
5th Friday - Surprise! 

Contact Alma Jean at ajmzaki AT gmail DOT com for more information.



Linthicum, MD

The Linthicum Discussion Group is currently working through the "Start Here" study guide by Brandy Vencel, which covers each of Charlotte Mason's 20 principles.  All meetings are from 1:00-3:00 pm.

For reading assignments, and meeting location, please contact Victoria Bako at v.d.bako AT gmail DOT com.


Upcoming dates:​
September 11
October 9
November 13
No meeting in December



Southern Maryland


The Southern Maryland Discussion Group is using the "Start Here" study guide by Brandy Vencel, which covers each of Charlotte Mason's 20 principles.  Meeting time and location TBD, please contact Tahira Goldson at tahiralb AT gmail DOT com if you are interested in joining.


Upcoming dates:

September 11

October 9

November 13

No meeting in December