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Pre-teen Programs

Pre-teen Programs

The City of St. John's offers various programs, activities and leadership opportunities to preteens (grades 4 to 6) throughout the year. Click here for more Family Friendly Events and Courses!                              

Babysitters Course
Home Alone Safety Program
So You Think You Got Talent

     

Babysitters Course

Learn the basics of babysitting for children from birth to school age and first aid/emergency response. 
Bring along a doll and lunch. For full course desciption please click here.                  

Ages 11 to 14 (must be 11 by the start of the course and no older than 14 by start date)
9 a.m to 4 p.m
Cost: $50
Register Here

Courses:

  • Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at Paul Reynolds Community Centre
  • Saturday, September 29, 2018 at Paul Reynolds Community Centre
  • Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Southlands Community Centre

Home Alone Safety Program

A safety and life skills program for children (Grade 4 to 6) to develop independence to be un-supervised for short periods of time.  Topics include:  online safety, fire safety, street smarts, emergency response, healthy eating and a home readiness plan.  Bring a lunch!  The City of St. John's cannot guarentee that children taking this course will be adequately prepared or responsible to remain at home without adult supervision.

Ages 10 to 12 (must be 10 and no older than 12 by December 31 of year program is offered)
9 a.m to 4 p.m
Cost:  $50
Register Here

Courses:

  • Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at Paul Reynolds Community Centre
  • Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Southlands Community Centre
  • Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Paul Reynolds Community Centre

                 

So You Think You Got Talent

The Annual Youth Talent Show is held during the winter season and is available for preteens and youth ages 10 to 14 years. Please see Youth Programs Special Events.

For more information call 709-576-8499 or email recreation@stjohns.ca.

If your child requires support or assistance to participate in the program, please call 709-576-4450 or email inclusion@stjohns.ca.