Wednesday, June 08, 2022 - 3:00 PM

Space in Summer Children and Youth Recreation Programs

youth with paint brush in hand smiling at the camera

There is space available in some children and youth recreation programs. There are many programs for youth to learn new skills, meet new friends and have fun. We offer home alone courses, art and coding camps, outdoor cooking, yoga and mindfulness and leadership programs.

Home Alone Course - a safety and life skills program for children (ages 10 to 12) to develop independence to be unsupervised 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. Register here.

Location Date Day Time
Paul Reynolds Community Centre July 12 Tuesday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
Paul Reynolds Community Centre Aug 16 Tuesday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

 
Explore Art - Explore your artistic abilities by joining us for a creative week of hands-on activities such as painting, sketching, origami, drum circles, and much more. Register here.

Location Date Day Time
H.G.R. Mews Community Centre July 18- 22 Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Paul Reynolds Community Centre Aug  22-26 Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

 
Youth and the Arts - improv, painting, drum circles and so much more for youth to get artistically creative outside the lines. Register Here.

Location Date Day Time
Paul Reynolds Community Centre Aug 1 - 5 Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

 
Youth Coding – Learn to code and problem solve alongside skilled Brilliant Lab instructors. Build and program robots, learn to program video games, build websites and much more.  Register here.

Location Date Day Time
Keyin College, St. John’s Campus July 25 - 26 Monday & Tuesday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

 
Youth Outdoor Cooking - tired of eating the same old camp food? Outdoor instructors will teach you how to prepare a menu, set up your cooking space and cook nutritious meals over the camp stove. We will discuss different stoves and fuel types as we cook a shared meal on a variety of stoves. All equipment provided. Register here.

Location Date Day Time
Rotary Sunshine Park June 29 Wednesday 1 to 4 p.m.
Rotary Sunshine Park Aug 17 Wednesday 1 to 4 p.m.

 
Youth Beginner Yoga and Mindfulness - designed for youth of all fitness levels to learn a solid foundation of yoga practice. Must have their own mat. Includes yoga and mindfulness meanings, breathing exercises, yoga sequences, guided meditation, and fun games. Register here.

Location Date Day Time
Paul Reynolds Community Centre July 7 Thursday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

 
X-Cellent Leader - a fun and interactive program with a focus on team dynamics and inclusion, self-esteem building and leadership skills. Register here.

Location Date Day Time
Paul Reynolds Community Centre July 27-29 Wednesday,  Thursday,  Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.