03/01/2014 09:31 EST | Updated 05/01/2014 05:59 EDT

Obamas attend dance recital for daughter Sasha at arts centre just outside Washington

NORTH BETHESDA, Md. - President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are attending their youngest daughter's dance recital at an arts centre in the Maryland suburbs of the capital.

The recital for 12-year-old Sasha was Saturday evening at the Music Center at Strathmore.

The arts centre is located in North Bethesda, Md., about a half-mile outside the Capital Beltway. Strathmore is a non-profit arts centre that hosts events and classes.