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Class & Program Guide - Fall 2017

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Class & Program Guide

This listing is provided for your reference only. Please research carefully and choose the company that meets your family’s needs best.

Art

ALIKI’S ART HOUSE STUDIO

Address: 551 Northmount Drive NW

Phone: 403-667-7020

Email: info@alikisarthouse.com

Website: http://alikisarthouse.com

Aliki’s Art House - a space and place where fun begins! Aliki’s proven step-by-step system teaches students of all ages how to draw in a variety of styles from realistic to abstract, while exploring a wide range of media. Learning how to draw will help improve student’s concentration, attention, visual skills, problem-solving, and creativity. Our teachers are artists who are passionate about art education. Visit our website for creative experiences for all ages (i.e., children, teens, and adults). We offer everything from one-day workshops to year-round classes.

ALIKI’S ART HOUSE STUDIO

Address: 551 Northmount Drive NW

Phone: 403-667-7020

Email: info@alikisarthouse.com

Website: http://alikisarthouse.com

Aliki’s Art House - a space and place where fun begins! Aliki’s proven step-by-step system teaches students of all ages how to draw in a variety of styles from realistic to abstract, while exploring a wide range of media. Learning how to draw will help improve student’s concentration, attention, visual skills, problem-solving, and creativity. Our teachers are artists who are passionate about art education. Visit our website for creative experiences for all ages (i.e., children, teens, and adults). We offer everything from one-day workshops to year-round classes.

PASSION FOR GLASS LTD.

Address: 1534, 17 Avenue SW

Phone: 587-353-2153

Email: info@passionforglass.ca

Website: http://passionforglass.ca

Passion for Glass studio reveals the many creative possibilities in fused glass. After a short presentation about how to safely work with glass, experience this magical medium by exploring shapes, colors, and textures in designing your own unique pieces of art. Passion for Glass is the only Calgary glass studio to offer in-studio or mobile service for all ages. Passion for Glass provides workshops, team-building events, birthday parties, and field trips for school and community programs.

VIN GOGH PAINT SIP STUDIO

Address: #118, 7004 MacLeod Trail SE

Phone: 403-475-4644

Email: info@vingogh.ca

Website: http://vingogh.ca

You may already know Vin Gogh as a fun place for an adult night out. We host a great adult playdate, a two-hour guided painting session with wine and food. A great date night or evening out with friends. But did you know that Vin Gogh is not just for grown-ups? Vin Gogh has a Saturday morning session for all ages. We provide fun painting sessions for all skill levels. We also offer various all-ages nights and birthday parties for kids. Vin Gogh studio is a great place to relax and get creative. Visit our website to see what we are painting on our calendar.

YOUNG REMBRANDTS

Phone: 403-457-3729

Email: angela.ewanchuk@youngrembrandts.com

Website: http://youngrembrandts.com/southernalberta

A different kind of learning. A powerful kind of fun. Young Rembrandts! Inspire your child’s imaginative spirit and bolster educational skills that will benefit them all year long. The secret to our success is that children already love to draw - we take their love a little further, by giving them a solid foundation that takes their drawings from doodles to confidence-boosting achievements. Preschool, Elementary, and Cartoon weekly classes, workshops, residencies, and birthday parties. Over 25 years’experience.

Clubs & Organizations

CALGARY HUMANE SOCIETY

Phone: 403-205-4455, Ext. 6544

Email: educator@calgaryhumane.ca

Website: http://calgaryhumane.ca

Humane SocietyCalgary Humane Society Youth Clubs are a fun way for youth to be involved in helping animals during the school year! Club members interact with the animals, play age-appropriate games, and engage in shelter activities all while learning about leadership, compassion, care, and respect. Register online now or find out more about our three age-appropriate clubs!

CALGARY ZOO

Phone: 403-232-9300

Website: http://calgaryzoo.com

The Calgary Zoo hosts a variety of family- and kid-friendly programs including sleepovers, camps, birthdays, preschool classes, and school programs. These programs run year-round, and offer an opportunity to experience our animals and wild spaces like never before. Join us to create memories that last a lifetime!

GIRL GUIDES OF CANADA

Address: 2188 Brownsea Drive NW

Phone: 403-283-8348

Email: ggcinfo@calgarygirlguides.com

Website: http://calgarygirlguides.com

No two days in Guiding are the same! With the widest range of activities and units in every community, Guiding gives girls a chance to try different experiences every time. If your daughter is looking for fun and friendship, make sure she joins us today. Girls ages 5 to 17+ welcome. Women Leaders are needed in all communities. Volunteer today.

Culinary Arts

POPPY INNOVATIONS’ KIDS COOKING CAMPS & PROGRAMS

Phone: 403-919-0176

Email: hello@poppyinnovations.ca

Website: http://poppyinnovations.ca

We’re changing the way we eat! These aren’t your typical kiddie cooking classes. Parents and children cooking together is the recipe for lifelong healthy eating habits. Various programs for kids starting at ages 4 to 14 and teens in multiple Calgary locations. Kids can discover their inner foodie in our PD Day Cooking Camps during the school year. Check website for program locations and schedule to suit your child.

Dance

ABSOLUTE DANCE INC.

Address: #105, 630 - 46 Avenue NE

Phone: 403-210-0188

Email: directors@absolutedanceinc.com

Website: http://absolutedanceinc.com

Encouraging and cultivating a love of the art form makes Absolute Dance Calgary’s leading dance studio! Our roster is full of classes for all ages, abilities, and experience levels, from 18 months to adult. Offering high-quality dance training in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop, Modern/Lyrical and Musical Theatre, as well as fitness-based programs including Barre, Yoga, and Kickboxing. Holiday productions, competitive companies, community performances, and the best birthday dance parties in the city.

BALLET SCHOOL LAKEVIEW

Phone: 403-246-2208

Email: vonhellermann1@yahoo.com

Susie von Hellermann trained and danced professionally in Europe. Susie is an R.A.D. Holder of the Solo Seal certificate. She is knowledgeable in other ballet systems, too! She has worked for the Alberta Ballet Companies “Nutcracker.”She has also choreographed for Calgary Opera and choreographed for many years for Austrian’s Annual Ball, “A Night in Vienna.”Susie gives the love of dance to her students. Contact Susie today!

COUNTERPOINT DANCE ACADEMY MARDA LOOP

Phone: 403-201-5519

Email: office@counterpointdancemarda.com

Website: http://counterpointdancemarda.com

Counterpoint Dance Academy Marda Loop has operated in the dynamic community of Marda Loop for 17 years. Offering an extensive array of programs for children ages 2 to 18. Dance disciplines include Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Acrobatics, and Musical Theatre. Our community of invested professionals develop the technical skills of dancers in a fun, nurturing environment while building life skills of discipline, focus, work ethic, compassion, and community interest.

DANCE ON EDGE INC.

Address: #913, 9650 Harvest Hills Boulevard NE

Phone: 403-226-9943

Email: danceonedge.inc@shaw.ca

Website: http://danceonedge.ca

Dance on EdgeWe strive to provide quality instruction by instilling confidence in our students while emphasizing dedication, discipline, and enjoyment in dance. Offering classes for ages 2 to adult in Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Musical Theatre, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Stretch, Mom & Tot, Preschool and Kinder Combo. Quality instruction is provided within a studio that has a class for everyone. Both recreational and competitive programs in either 10-month or 8-week sessions.

DANCE WITH FRANCE

Address: 104, 8408 Elbow Drive SW

Phone: 403-243-2111

Email: info@dancewithfrance.ca

Website: http://dancewithfrance.ca

Celebrating 33 years, Dance with France (DWF) is a high-energy performing dance studio! Offering numerous dance lessons for ages 3 to adult, our mission is to provide positive experiences, self-confidence, passion for dance, and performance! DWF provides fun performance opportunities, two big shows per year, recreational and competitive classes, birthday parties, summer camps, studio rentals, and more. Be a part of an amazing dance family!

DANCENERGY PREMIER CENTER OF DANCE INC.

Email: info@dancenergy.ca

Website: http://dancenergy.ca

Dance lessons for all ages: Country, Latin, Ballroom, and Hip Hop!

EVOLUTIONS SCHOOL OF DANCE

Phone: 403-819-0758

Email: info@evolutionsdance.com

Website: http://evolutionsdance.com

Do you love to dance? At Evolutions School of Dance, we recognize that people study dance for many reasons. We offer programs for every dancer, no matter their age, level, or ability: sessional, recreational, regular, and competitive classes. Our dance educators bring high levels of experience and education, and classes are technically and developmentally-appropriate for all ages! Located just three blocks from Chinook Centre! Join our dance family today!

FREE HOUSE DANCE PLUS LTD.

Phone: 403-282-0555

Email: fhdp@telusplanet.net

Website: http://freehousedance.com

Free House DanceFeel the warm, welcome vibe the second you walk through the door. A non-competitive studio, Free House Dance Plus supports the technical and artistic development of the dancer, offering performance opportunities, yearly evaluations, and travel opportunities. Exemplary teachers. Three floors of dance space. Wide range of styles and levels. Kids (ages 2+), Teens, Adults: Mom&Baby, WeeBop™, Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Lyrical, Tap, Musical Theatre, Hip Hop, Highland, and more!

INSTEP SCHOOL OF DANCE

Address: 4303 Varsity Drive NW

Phone: 403-208-7376

Email: instepdance@shaw.ca

Website: http://instepdance.ca

Instep School of Dance offers classes in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary, and Hip Hop to all ages and abilities in a non-competitive and supportive environment. Our goal is to encourage students to work at their personal best by providing engaging and fun dance classes that combine a love of dance, strong technical training, and a sense of community. We are sure you will love our upbeat, positive, and fun teaching style, and will quickly develop a delight in dance!

MCDONALD WILSON DANCE ACADEMY (MWDA)

Address: 5107, 33 Street NW

Phone: 403-286-8119

Email: office@mwda.ca

Website: http://mwda.ca

A past Parents’Choice Awards Winner! Come dance with the best as we celebrate over 40 years of dance education from the inside out. MWDA has a mandate to develop strong technical skills hand-in-hand with the joy of artistic expression within ‘the non-competitive philosophy.’Shana Bachynski Eriksen, A.R.A.D. R.T.S., and a staff of very knowledgeable, qualified, and dedicated dance educators offer a variety of dance classes.

MOUNT ROYAL UNIVERSITY CONSERVATORY

Website: http://mru.ca/conservatory

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PULSE STUDIOS

Address: 2nd Floor, 110 - 10 Avenue NW

Phone: 403-452-2846

Email: info@pulsestudios.ca

Website: http://pulsestudios.ca

Looking for fun Hip Hop classes for kids? Pulse Studios is the first and only recreational dance studio in Calgary that is fully dedicated to Hip Hop and urban dance styles. Our program includes dance classes in Breaking, Funk, Locking, Popping, Voguing, Waacking, House, and Hip Hop for kids ages 3+, teens, and adults. Pulse is also home to a one-of-a-kind training and performance-training program called Beast Machine.

PURE MOTION DANCE COMPANY

Address: #60, 2525 Bridlecrest Way SW

Phone: 403-452-5722

Email: info@puremotiondance.ca

Website: http://puremotiondance.ca

Address: #170, 19606 Walden Boulevard SE

At Pure Motion Dance Company, we believe every child has the opportunity to explore the world of dance for its pure enjoyment and personal artistic expression. Our philosophy is founded on the premise that all students deserve full commitment from their instructors and studio, regardless of experience and skill level. We provide students ages 2 and up with exceptional dance instruction and proper technical training in a creative and positive learning environment. We offer exam classes, recreational classes, and competitive dance programs. Come join our dance family today!

REVOLUTION DANCE STUDIOS

Phone: 403-873-7717

Email: revolutiondancecalgary@gmail.com

Website: http://revolutiondancecalgary.com

Evolution School of DanceDancing with Revolution Dance Studios means being part of a tight knit community. We are passionate about sharing our love of dance and upholding the integrity of our art. Revolution offers a wide variety of disciplines and opportunities for dancers ages 2+ and support them in achieving their goals. Programs include Recreational Classes and our Competitive Program. There is a place for everyone so come Join the Revolution!

SCHOOL OF ALBERTA BALLET - CALGARY STUDIOS

Address: 2nd Floor, West Annex: #906, 12 Avenue SW

Phone: 403-245-2274

Email: calgarystudios@albertaballet.com

Website: http://schoolofalbertaballet.com

Register your aspiring dancer with the School of Alberta Ballet, the Official Training Centre of Alberta Ballet! Our intensive programs (ages 6 and up) are tailored for dancers seeking top level training. We also offer recreational programs, perfect for those with limited or no ballet experience. We instruct dancers of all ages and abilities, from preschoolers through to adults. Our Fall session has something for everyone!

SOUL TO SOLE DANCE COMPANY LTD.

Address: 7138 Fisher Street SE

Phone: 403-253-7454

Email: info@soultosoledance.ca

Website: http://soultosoledance.ca

Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Lyrical, Modern/Contemporary, Acro, Tiny Toes Combo, Angelina Ballerina, and Stretch and Conditioning. We also offer both recreational and competitive programs. Our staff is highly trained and qualified, and are passionate about what they do, which is sharing the joy of dance! Register today!

STARCHEVSKI SCHOOL OF BALLET INC.

Phone: 403-226-8874

Email: info@ssballet.ca

Website: http://ssballet.ca

At Starchevski School of Ballet, your student will receive exceptional training with professional ballet faculty run by Kristof Star, former principal dancer of the Alberta Ballet, and Hanna Starczewski, MA, who has a degree in classical ballet. Classes are offered from pre-ballet to professionals for ages 3 to Adult in Vaganova method and Jazz in a state-of-the-art studio. The performances for all students are in Winter and Spring, including story ballet or contemporary repertoire; a cultural treasure for young and old dancers. The Starchevskis have a deep love and appreciation for the discipline, resulting in quality instruction rarely found outside of Europe.

SUN.ERGOS, A COMPANY OF THEATRE AND DANCE

Phone: 403-931-1527

Email: waltermoke@sunergos.com

Website: http://sunergos.com

Sun.Ergos, A Company of Theatre and Dance, was founded in Calgary by Robert Greenwood, actor, and Dana Luebke, dancer, in 1977. Since then, they have created 62 shows, represented Alberta and Canada on tour in 26 countries on 5 continents, and offer performances, workshops, master classes, residencies, and professional development in theatre, dance, visual arts, mask-making, directing, design, Language of Movement, Movement Exploration and Brain Gym®, as well as community-outreach programming.

ULTIMATE DANCE COMPANY

Phone: 403-251-6472

Email: director@ultimatedanceco.com

Website: http://ultimatedanceco.com

Ultimate DanceVoted Top Choice Dance Studio in Calgary for 2017! Ultimate Dance offers competitive and recreational classes in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Acro, Lyrical, Musical Theatre, and Contemporary. Register today for the 2017 to 2018 Dance Season. 

Education, Language, Tutoring & Development

BRAIN GYM®

Phone: 403-931-1527

Email: dana.luebke@sunergos.com

Website: http://languageofmovement.ca

Brain GymDana Luebke has taught Brain Gym® in schools for over 25 years, where he often works as an artist in residence. As a Licensed Brain Gym® Instructor/Consultant with further training in Movement Exploration, Rhythmic Movement Training and Reflex Repatterning, Dana now offers Brain Gym® and Movement Literacy Workshops for children, parents, educators, and occupational therapists, and also offers private sessions for anyone who wishes to be more effective at learning and living.

BRICKS 4 KIDZ

Address: Multiple Program Locations Throughout Calgary

Phone: 403-457-5530

Email: calgary@bricks4kidz.com

Website: http://bricks4kidz.com/calgary

Bricks 4 Kidz combines learning and fun in our hands-on Lego®-based programs for kids ages 3 to 13+. Interactive lessons introduce children to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) vocabulary and principles incorporating real-world objects and cool themes! Participants will take their building to the next level with our proprietary motorized technic models, traditional brick builds, character figures, gallery mosaics, and more. We believe that kids learn best through activities that engage their curiosity and creativity. Our projects encourage imagination and critical thinking as kids are challenged to expand understanding. Classes, Camps, Field Trips, Birthday Parties, and Special Events.

CALGARY PUBLIC LIBRARY

Phone: 403-260-2600

Website: http://calgarylibrary.ca

Calgary Public Library has back to school covered! Visit calgarylibrary.ca (or your community library) for a listing of hundreds of free programs for babies, toddlers, kids, teens, and families. “The New Adventures of Engine 23”exhibit at the Central Library offers free drop-in storytimes, including “Read with Me”featuring firefighters sharing books and life-saving fire safety tips with kids at 11am on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays starting in September.

ENGAGED EDUCATORS CORP.

Address: #50, 1331 - 44 Avenue NE

Phone: 403-283-3278

Email: info@engagededucators.com

Website: http://engagededucators.com

Our one-on-one, direct instruction programs include reading, basic math, study skills, comprehension, and vocabulary, as well as critical-thinking skills and essay writing. We customize our programs to the individual student. How may we assist you and your student? Call now for your free, no obligation assessment.

ENGINEERING FOR KIDS

Phone: 587-349-4555

Email: calgary@engineeringforkids.com

Website: http://engineeringforkids.com/calgary

Engineering for Kids (EFK) puts the excitement in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) education with hands-on-learning for children ages 4 to 14 through fun and challenging activities. EFK is passionate about inspiring children to build on their natural curiosity through our classes, camps, workshops, and parties. From designing and constructing rockets, hot air balloons, and roller coasters to robotics, video game designing, and creating fun objects using Lego® bricks. Sign up today!

FOOTHILLS ACADEMY - ESTELLE SIEBENS COMMUNITY SERVICES

Address: 745, 37 Street NW (in Foothills Academy)

Phone: 403-270-9400

Email: info@foothillsacademy.org

Website: http://foothillsacademy.org/community-services

Foothills AcademyEstelle Siebens Community Services at Foothills Academy offers a variety of programs and services for individuals affected by Learning Disabilities and/or ADHD in Calgary. Programs include child and youth Amicus Recreation programs; remedial one-on-one tutoring (Read/Write and Math); in-person and online parent and educator workshops; psycho-educational assessments, counseling, and small group programs. We’re open year-round. Programs offered on a sliding scale basis.

IDEA LAB KIDS

Phone: 403-618-2958

Email: calgary@idealabkids.com

Website: http://calgary.idealabkids.com

Idea labLooking for fun, enrichment classes for your kids? Idea Lab Kids provides classes, camps, and party experiences based on the STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) principles. At Idea Lab, children learn through hands-on activities utilizing critical-thinking skills and a great deal of imagination! Classes are developed throughout the year, and programs are rolled out to all of our locations. Ignite your child’s curiosity with STEAM programs that are fun!

MAD SCIENCE OF SOUTHERN ALBERTA

Address: Various Locations

Phone: 403-263-4140

Email: madscsab@telusplanet.net

Website: http://calgary.madscience.org

Mad ScienceMad Science of Southern Alberta (1996), the leading science-fun provider, is on a mission to spark the imagination and curiosity of children by providing them with fun, hands-on, educational science programs. Programs include: Science Clubs 4 Schools (lunch or after-school and hassle-free), In-Class Workshops for Preschool to Grade 6, and Out-of-School Enrichment Programs. For detailed information on our Clubs, Workshops, and Out-of-School classes, visit our website or call our office.

READ/WRITE & MATH

Address: 745, 37 Street NW (in Foothills Academy)

Phone: 403-270-9400, Ext. 233

Email: grobertson@foothillsacademy.org

Website: http://foothillsacademy.org/read-write

Read/Write teaches effective proven strategies in phonemic awareness as well as addressing Reading, Comprehension, Spelling, and Written Expression. Students are provided with 1:1 direct instruction and guided practice to apply the strategies taught. Math is based on the Alberta  Education Curriculum, often using Chisanbop Math as a calculation strategy. We are open year-round and offer financial assistance to qualified families. You will find the Read/Write & Math staff welcoming and very helpful.

READING TOWN VARSITY

Phone: 403-454-2777

Email: varsity.readingtown@gmail.com

Website: http://varsity.readingtown.com

Six Months Guaranteed Program. Three Facts: 1. Over 95 per cent of Reading Town students have a reading level that is more than one year ahead of their current grade level. 2. The effectiveness of our program has been confirmed in more than 150 Reading Townships in 20 countries around the world. 3. Students who start at age 4 obtain amazing reading comprehension and stand out from Grade 1.

ROOTS 2 STEM

Phone: 403-452-4847

Email: info@roots2stem.ca

Website: http://roots2stem.ca

Inspiring and sharing the passion of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) through innovative, hands-on learning. With small class sizes and professional engineering instructors and mentors, we provide a uniquely diverse and inclusive setting where budding scientists (6 to 18 years old) have access to state-of-the-art equipment including robotics, 3D design printing, laser cutters, and much more. Roots 2 STEM offers Junior Engineering year-round study programs, summer camps, science-themed birthday parties, corporate leadership strategic sessions, in-school education programs, and field trip class visits to our 4,000 square foot laboratory.

THE CHINESE ACADEMY

Phone: 403-777-7663

Email: thechineseacademy@gmail.com

Website: http://chineseacademy.ca

Chinese is the most common language in the world. We are the largest heritage language school in Alberta with over 1,900 students. Classes are held on Friday and Saturday at John G. Diefenbaker High School, Sir John A. Macdonald School, and St. Mary’s High School. We offer Chinese classes, Chinese for Beginners, tutorial and extracurricular classes for students ages 2 to Grade 12 with high school credits. Adult classes available.

UCMAS - MENTAL MATH SCHOOLS

Phone: 403-512-1743

Email: alberta@ucmas.ca

Website: http://ucmas.ca

UCMAS is a brain development program for the age group of 4 to 13 year olds to develop their skills like Concentration, Focus, Listening, Visualization, Memory Power, Mental Math, and Overall Self-Confidence. This program is being offered in over 5,700 centres in more than 55 countries. In Alberta, we have five centres in Calgary, one in Okotoks, Airdrie, Chestermere, Medicine Hat, and two centres in Edmonton.

YOUTHLINK CALGARY POLICE INTERPRETIVE CENTRE

Phone: 403-428-5465

Email: info@youthlinkcalgary.com

Website: http://youthlinkcalgary.com

Uncover the secret and sophisticated world of the Calgary Police Service. From underground operations to helicopter pursuits, get real-world Intel on what it takes to keep our city safe. Our state-of-the-art Police Museum is complete with exhibits and interactive displays to explore beyond the badge. Unravel Calgary’s most impressive stories of crime and corruption by examining actual evidence, photos, and puzzling outcomes. Discover multiple exhibits on safety and crime prevention.

Gymnastics & Fitness

ALTADORE GYMNASTIC CLUB

Phone: 403-720-2711

Email: admin@altadoregym.com

Website: http://altadoregym.com

Calgary’s oldest Gymnastics Club (we’ve been around since 1967) is now Calgary’s largest Gymnastics Club! Join us in our new south facility for completely revamped gymnastics classes! Our new classes are redesigned to coincide with the Junior Olympic program while focusing on fundamentals and fun. Our qualified coaches work with the children in many different areas of gymnastics including Bars, Beams, Tumbling, and Trampolines with a variety of challenging games and fun activities. Altadore Gymnastic Club: Inspiring Athletes, Pursuing Excellence.

CALGARY STARS GYMNASTICS AND CHEERLEADING CENTRE

Address: 4040 Veteran’s Way NW

Phone: 403-503-0662

Email: info@calgarystarsgym.com

Website: http://calgarystarsgym.com

We offer preschool, recreational, and competitive gymnastics and cheerleading taught by experienced instructors conveniently located at Memorial Drive and Shaganappi Trail. Calgary’s longest and most experienced Cheer Program in Calgary. Day camps also available. STAR Quality Programming, STAR Quality Experience.

FLIP ARTS

Phone: 403-265-2656

Email: info@flip-factory.com

Website: http://flip-factory.com

Calgary’s premier circus school for beginners to pros and youth to adults. The Flip Arts training space is one of Western Canada’s best equipped facilities complete with an engineered ceiling grid and professional performance space. Disciplines taught include: silks, aerial hoop, trapeze, Chinese Pole, trampo wall, teeterboard, and acrobatics. Former competitive gymnasts, trampolinists, and dancers can have a challenging and creative outlet after retirement!

FLIP FACTORY

Phone: 403-265-2656

Email: info@flip-factory.com

Website: http://flip-factory.com

Exceptional gymnastics-based programs at affordable prices for toddlers to adults and beginners to pros. Gymnastics, Circus, Trampoline, Ninja Warrior Obstacle Training, Parkour, Stuntman Training, Birthdays, Sleep-Overs, Homeschooled Classes, Drop-in Play Space for 1 to 5 year olds, caféon-site.

GYMTASTICS GYM CLUB

Address: Gymtastics South: 160, 7260 - 12 Street SE

Phone: 403-254-9010

Email: inquire@gymtastics.ca

Website: http://gymtastics.ca

Address: Gymtastics North: Bay 101, 1108 - 53 Avenue NE

Phone: 403-718-9030

Email: northcalgary@gymtastics.ca

Proudly teaching gymnastics, tumbling, and trampoline classes for over 25 years. Gymtastics Gym Club has two large colorful facilities in Calgary specializing in preschool, recreational, and competitive programs. Both locations offer classes for all ages and levels, 18 months to adult. Join us for extra special fun at drop-in gym, birthday parties, special event bookings, and summer camps. At Gymtastics Gym Club, we believe: “From Little Things Big Things Grow!”

INJANATION FUN & FITNESS INC.

Phone: 587-353-4652

Email: programs@injanation.com

Website: http://injanation.com/programs

InjaNationUnleash your Inner Ninja! InjaWarrior and InjaNinja are two, 6-week programs designed to introduce youth to the fun side of being fit and active. Participants will build resilience and confidence while developing a wide variety of movement skills and overall athleticism. Come experience the power of play! For more information and to register, visit our website.

KYLE SHEWFELT GYMNASTICS

Phone: 587-349-2004

Email: info@ksgymnastics.com

Website: http://kyleshewfeltgymnastics.com

Jump on the bed much?! We’ve got just the thing…join us for Gymnastics! Our programs are recreational-focused and full of active fun. We specialize in Preschool and Beginner gymnastics programming for ages 10 months to 12 years, and we are proud to receive rave reviews from our community. Our classes fill quickly, so register online or in person today! *High Five!

STAMPEDE CITY GYMNASTIC CLUB

Address: #122, 2323 - 32 Avenue NE

Phone: 403-275-4722

Email: office@stampedecitygym.com

Website: http://stampedecitygym.com

Come swing, jump, tumble, and roll with us in our bright, clean, open concept facility! Our unique venue has three gyms including a specially-designed preschool area, competitive team training, and a recreational gym where certified coaches provide gymnastic instruction in a safe, fun, dynamic environment. Programs offering stars of all ages the space to learn and shine. Check out our birthday parties where you supply the kids, we supply the fun!

 

Martial Arts

HIRO’S JUDO CLUB

Address: 115, 1919 - 27 Avenue NE

Phone: 403-250-3177

Email: info@hirosjudoclub.com

Website: http://hirosjudoclub.com

Judo is an Olympic sport, and is derived from the ancient arts of unarmed combat. It is a martial art that has been made into a sport so that the art may be practiced without being injured. Judo teaches discipline, confidence, and respect. Established in 1957, we are the oldest, continuously operating martial arts club in Calgary. We offer classes for children and adults.

MASTER RIM’S TAEKWONDO

Address: 1102, 288 St. Moritz Drive SW

Phone: 1-844-342-1998

Email: masterrimtkd@gmail.com

Website: http://masterrim.com

Master Rim’s Taekwondo is the leading provider of Martial Arts in Alberta with world-renowned instructors and programs. Our programs teach discipline, focus, commitment, and the values of hard work and self-control. Led by Canadian National Team Head Coach, Master Seoungmin Rim. We’re dedicated to helping students become the best they can be! We guarantee, learning Taekwondo at Master Rim’s is truly rewarding with benefits to last a lifetime.

RED PHOENIX TAE KWON DO AND MARTIAL ARTS CENTRE

Address: Suite 203, 2705 Centre Street NW - Central, Northwest Calgary

Phone: 403-277-7937

Email: info@redpx.com

Website: http://redpx.com

Master Joo-han Cha, 6th-degree black belt, M.Sc., B.Phys.Ed., combines his competition success, coaching experience, and academic credentials to offer year-round, high-quality Tae Kwon Do classes for all ages (3-and-a-half years+) and all abilities. A four-time Korean National champion, Master Cha has the competition and coaching background to build future champions, as well as the energy and enthusiasm to lead classes children and parents will love.

YU’S TAEKWONDO MARTIAL ARTS CENTRE

Phone: 403-258-0998

Email: yutkd@telusplanet.net

Website: http://yustaekwondo.org

Yu’s Taekwondo School applies the philosophies and teachings of traditional Korean Martial Arts, along with state-of-the-art, modern self-defence techniques to achieve total fitness of the body and mind. Our specially-designed program will help you in both business and in daily life. After just a few weeks of training, you should notice improvement in your energy levels, flexibility, and overall health. Children, Family, and Adult classes available.

Music

CALGARY CHILDREN’S CHOIR

Phone: 403-210-3499

Email: ljwhite_ca@yahoo.ca

Website: http://calgarychildrenschoir.com

If you love to sing or would like to learn, check out the Calgary Children’s Choir. This unique choral experience offers children ages 3 to 23 the opportunity to sing, perform, and appreciate a wide variety of musical styles. Tuition and other fees are among the most reasonable in the city, and fundraising by parents is optional.

CANTARÉ CHILDREN’S CHOIR

Email: cantarechildrenschoir@shaw.ca

Website: http://cantarechildrenschoir.org

Come sing with us - the music experience of a lifetime awaits! Cantaré Children’s Choir invites boys and girls ages 6 to 18 to join one of our four award-winning ensembles. Artistic Director Catherine Glaser-Climie believes in enriching the lives of children through the power and wonder of music. Younger singers, ages 3 to 6, are welcome to join our Kodály early childhood program. No prior musical experience necessary!

CANTARÉ CHILDREN’S CHOIR: KODáLY MUSIC EXPLORERS

Phone: 403-685-1132

Email: cantare.catherine@shaw.ca

Website: http://cantarechildrenschoir.org

The Kodály Music Explorers program for children ages 3 to 7 offers a fun-filled approach to your child’s music development. Using the child’s own instrument, the voice, children learn songs, rhymes, and musical games to acquire knowledge and skills, and a love of music. You will be thrilled at how quickly your child can progress and parents have tons of fun, too!

CHINOOK SCHOOL OF MUSIC

Phone: 403-246-8446

Email: chinookstudio@gmail.com

Website: http://chinookschoolofmusic.com

Music Kids is Chinook School of Music’s early childhood music program. We use a modern approach to music education based on research supporting the positive role music plays on cognitive and emotional development. Children ages 6 months to 5 years develop fundamental musical skills in a joyful environment! We offer a variety of class options for children ages 5+: piano, violin, ukulele, voice, guitar, drums, cello, flute, and musical theatre.

CUSTOM MUSIC LESSONS

Phone: 403-264-2262

Email: info@custommusiclessons.com

Website: http://custommusiclessons.com

In our third generation now with almost 100 years of teaching experience, we offer tailored music lessons for every style of music, level, and age. We also can come to your home for lessons.

DE WAAL MUSIC STUDIO

Address: 32B, 4 Street NE

Phone: 403-263-3339

Website: http://dewaalmusic.com

Providing private music lessons since 1979. Professional instruction is given for most instruments as well as voice. Music Mom’s Color Method (M.M.C.M.) is an exciting course where kids can learn to read music in color! We introduce rhythm, patterns, and composition in a fun, interactive environment from ages 3-and-a-half and up. Junior Music and Percussion courses for ages 3-and-a-half to 5 in groups of up to five kids. Group Keyboard classes for groups up to four. Private lessons starting at age 5. Materials included with registration. Kids have a great time using stickers, color, and percussion to learn and love music.

DOREMI CLUB MUSIC AND ARTS CENTRE

Phone: 403-246-5533

Email: info@doremiclubcanada.com

Website: http://doremiclubcanada.com

Now accepting Fall 2017 Registration. Exclusively offering Let’s Play Music™! (for ages 4 to 6). This program is a fun three-way for young children to learn music through fun song games, activities, and movements! Simply put, it’s a fun way to learn piano! Our DoReMi Babes class offers music classes for moms and dads to learn along with their children (for ages newborn to 3). We also offer private music lessons for older students (ages 7 and up).

GRACE NOTES MUSIC ACADEMY INC.

Address: Suite 222, 1829 Ranchlands Boulevard NW

Phone: 403-978-2736

Email: info@GraceNotesMusicAcademy.ca

Website: http://gracenotesmusicacademy.ca

Grace NotesRealize your full potential through music! Learning how to play a musical instrument is the only known activity that changes all regions of your brain, regardless of your age. Why wait to have fun with music and help your brain keep fit at the same time? Join our engaging, high-quality, and age-appropriate group and/or private classes for 18 month old to adults in piano, guitar, violin, ukulele or voice.

KEYBOARD ACADEMY OF MUSIC

Phone: Phone (North): 403-277-2987

Website: http://keyboardacademy.ca

Phone: Phone (South): 403-255-0010

Keyboard AcademyMusic lessons for ages 5 and up. Two locations offering piano, organ, keyboard, and accordion since 1979. Popular, classical, and theory programs with exam preparation from qualified teachers. Private and semi-private classes. Beginner’s trial program also offered! Call for more information or to register.

KIDS & MUSIC - THE YOUTH SINGERS OF CALGARY

Address: 1371 Hastings Crescent SE

Phone: 403-234-SHOW

Email: yscadmin@youthsingers.org

Website: http://youthsingers.org

Kids make great music! Music makes great kids! Kids & Music is an innovative, dynamic, child-centered program with a fun approach to music education. No auditions, no fundraising, small classes, and a unique curriculum instilling a lifelong love of music. This four-level program is the first step in the Youth Singers of Calgary Performing Arts Company with divisions covering all ages, from 3 to 93. Register today!

 

LEILA KEITH STUDIOS

Phone: 403-818-1802

Email: info@leilakeith.com

Website: http://leilakeith.com

Learn to Sing Clearly and with Beauty! Learn Practice Skills through our Pickle Perfect Practice Plan! For over 25 years, Leila Keith Studios has provided Quality Vocal Instruction for students ages 6 to adult. Students are taught in studio, in home. Skype lessons available in either half-hour, hour increments. Ask us about practicing coaching for all instruments. leila.keith1 (Skype). Email: info@leilakeith.com. Visit us on Facebook @LeilaKeithMusic.

LONG & MCQUADE MUSIC LESSON CENTRES

Address: 225, 58 Avenue SE

Phone: 403-252-8506

Email: calgarysouthlessons@long-mcquade.com

Website: http://long-mcquade.com/lessons

Address: 3404, 5 Avenue NE

Phone: 587-296-6648

Email: calgaryeastlessons@long-mcquade.com

Address: 10 Royal Vista Drive NW

Phone: 587-794-3196

Email: calgarynorthlessons@long-mcquade.com

Long & McQuadeMusic lessons for every age, level, and style. At Long & McQuade, we believe every person is capable of acquiring the skills and knowledge required to make playing a musical instrument a rewarding activity. We have a wide variety of carefully-chosen professional instructors offering year-round music lessons. Private and semi-private lessons, and several group programs such as “Rock Skool”and preschool classes available.

MOUNT ROYAL UNIVERSITY (MRU) CONSERVATORY

Address: 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW

Phone: 403-440-6821

Email: conservatory@mtroyal.ca

Website: http://mru.ca/conservatory

Mount Royal MRU Conservatory is Calgary’s premier music and speech arts school. Explore a diverse offering of programs with world-class instructors in the state-of-the-art Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts. Classes include Music with your Baby, Kodály, Orff, Early Childhood Strings, and more. Sign up for private lessons and performance ensembles for all ages. Mount Royal University Conservatory: for every stage.

MUSIC FOR YOUNG CHILDREN® (MYC)

Phone: 1-800-561-1692

Email: myc@myc.com

Website: http://myc.com

At Music for Young Children®, we encourage children to be more creative, inventive, imaginative, and expressive through our keyboard-based music education program. We provide kids with a unique set of skills that will stay with them throughout their lives. Whether it’s improving their grades, enhancing coordination skills for their athletic activities, or to learn the rewarding skill of playing the piano, MYC is the first key to getting them there.

MUSICA ACADEMY YAMAHA SCHOOL LTD.

Address: Studio 102, 200 Country Hills Landing NW

Phone: 403-681-3117

Email: info@musicaacademy.com

Website: http://musicaacademy.com

Address: Studio 30, 1935 - 37 Street SW

Phone: 403-619-9990

Making Music Makes You Smarter! Musica Academy offers internationally-renowned Yamaha group classes to children ages 2 and up. Students enjoy making music in a group environment through Hear-Sing-Play-Read method. Call for a free demo class. We also offer private RCM piano, guitar, and voice lessons. For more information, check out our website.

MUSIKGARTEN

Address: Varsity Community Centre, Northwest Calgary

Phone: 403-241-1363

Email: info@musikgartenwithglenda.com

Website: http://musikgartenwithglenda.com

MusikGartenMusikgarten is a sequential music and movement program that develops all aspects of your child’s growth in a fun, nurturing, and educational setting, for ages birth through 9 years, including group piano. Enrich your family life as your child explores and learns through singing, dancing, listening, playing instruments, and more in age-appropriate classes. Come for the fun and learn of the benefits music has to afford your child.

ORFF MUSIC FOR CHILDREN

Address: 2404 Kensington Road NW

Phone: 403-284-4085

Email: wendyrae007@hotmail.com

Website: http://orffmuscalgary.com

ORFF Music for Children is a music education program for children ages 2 through 10. Through speaking, singing, moving, playing instruments, and creating, each child experiences music in a small group setting. Parent & Tot classes, sequentially structured preschool classes, and Ensemble classes offer a variety of music experiences designed to foster a lifelong love of music.

PRIVATE PIANO INSTRUCTION

Address: Aspen Woods

Phone: 403-465-1120

Email: lisa_a_rad@yahoo.com

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SAK’S MUSIC LTD.

Phone: 403-251-2443

Website: http://saksmusic.ca

Professional Music Lessons. Discover your potential with music lessons at Sak’s Music: A friendly atmosphere with caring, professional teachers offering lessons in all styles and most instruments including voice. From beginner to advanced, just for fun, or conservatory prep. There are nine Studio teaching rooms and convenient times day or evening. For more information, call or visit the website.

SONATA SCHOOL OF MUSIC

Address: Unit 344, 2335 - 162 Avenue SW, Shoppes of Bridlewood

Phone: 403-256-8787

Email: music@sonatayamaha.com

Website: http://sonatayamaha.com

Come learn Music the Yamaha way! World Famous Yamaha Group Music programs are at Sonata School! Programs for ages 2 and up. Yamaha explores music through all the senses, Ear, Sing, Play, and Reading activities, giving children motivation and confidence while making learning fun! Sign up now and watch as we encourage the musical talent in your child. We also offer private music lessons.

WESTSIDE CONCERT CHOIR

Address: 616 Wilderness Drive SE

Phone: 403-271-7925

Email: jczaja@shaw.ca

Website: http://westsideconcertchoir.com

The Westside Concert Choir offers non-competitive traditional choral music programs for girls and boys in Grades 3 through 12. The two divisions rehearse once a week and perform four times each year. There are no auditions and no fundraising. Call for information on fees and registration. Financial assistance is available.

YOUTH SINGERS OF CALGARY

Address: 1371 Hastings Crescent SE

Phone: 403-234-SHOW

Email: yscadmin@youthsingers.org

Website: http://youthsingers.org

Youth Singers delivers a leading-edge professional curriculum encompassing choral (from classical to contemporary pop), musical theatre, and a wide variety of dance styles. Our artistic team includes over 50 outstanding educators, directors, arrangers, composers, choreographers, and dramatists. Youth Singers of Calgary is a Performing Arts Company with divisions covering all ages, from 3 to 93. Register today!

Recreation Groups & Centres

CALGARY JCC

Phone: 403-253-8600

Email: rshore@cjcc.ca

Website: http://calgaryjcc.com

Looking for an accredited and licensed daycare or a licensed after-school program, an accredited summer camp, group and private swimming lessons in a salt-water pool, or a junior NBA, fitness, or rock climbing class? Calgary JCC’s got it, and much more! We offer programs for the whole family and everyone is welcome. To download our program guide, visit our website.

REPSOL SPORT CENTRE

Phone: 403-233-8393

Email: info@repsolsport.com

Website: http://repsolsportcentre.com

RepsolThis Fall, keep the kids active in the pool. Group swim lessons start at 3 months, private lessons offer a more customized approach, and the New Swim Abilities Program is designed to support swimmers with special needs. For something different, check out Mermaid School. For more advanced swimmers, we have swim and lifeguard clubs. Older kids may be ready to train to become a lifeguard.

THE CITY OF CALGARY RECREATION - POOLS, ART CENTRES, GOLF COURSES, LEISURE CENTRES, AND ARENAS

Phone: 403-268-3800

Website: http://calgary.ca/recreation

City of Calgary#getmovingyyc! The Fall Recreation Program Guide is filled with hundreds of fun and affordable programs for all ages and abilities. Arts, fitness, swimming, sports, dance, skating, and more! Pick up a copy of the Fall issue or browse online.

TRICO CENTRE FOR FAMILY WELLNESS

Address: 11150 Bonaventure Drive SE

Phone: 403-278-7542

Email: guestservices@tricocentre.ca

Website: http://tricocentre.ca

Trico Centre for Family Wellness wants your family to be active! Check out our newly made-over pool with waves, water slide, water features, new hot tub, steam rooms. Children’s programs like skating, swimming, sports, dance, gymnastics, art, and martial arts are designed to teach children fundamental movement skills, confidence, and a love of being active. Huge, clean fitness centre. Active living for every age: children, youth, adults, seniors, and families.

VIVO FOR HEALTHIER GENERATIONS

Address: 11950 Country Village Link NE

Phone: 403-532-1013

Email: guestservices@vivo.ca

Website: http://vivo.ca

VivoSkate, swim, dance, climb, create, connect, and explore - there is fun for the whole family at Vivo for Healthier Generations. Get moving with our unique and innovative programs and activities for parents and children alike. Feel happier, healthier, and more connected - together! Visit vivo.ca and join Gen H.

YMCA CALGARY

Address: Various Locations Throughout Calgary

Website: http://ymcacalgary.org

YMCAFrom swim lessons and day camps to triathlon swim and boot camps, we have the programs and facilities to keep your whole family active. Join us and our active community at one of our six (soon to be eight) health and wellness facilities, five childcare centres, or two outdoor campsites.

Sports & Recreation

ALBORAK STABLE

Address: 62134 Township Road 252

Phone: 403-932-4819

Email: marydonnelly@xplornet.com

Website: http://alborakstable.com

Located in wooded hills west of Calgary at Exit 143 off the TransCanada Highway. Riding lessons for all ages, school horses, horse boarding and training, and there are horses for sale.

AMICUS RECREATION

Address: 745, 37 Street NW (in Foothills Academy)

Phone: 403-270-9400, Ext. 252

Email: csintake@foothillsacademy.org

Website: http://foothillsacademy.org/amicus-recreation

Amicus Recreation programs are designed specifically for youth (ages 8 to 15) with Learning Disabilities and/or ADHD to provide opportunities to learn new skills, socialize, and gain self-confidence. A wide variety of activities (technology, sports, arts - to name just a few) are offered from one-day classes to eight-week groups. There’s something for everyone! Programs are led by our mature, trained staff who provide a welcoming, supportive environment.

BLIZZARD SOCCER CLUB

Address: 234, 5149 Country Hills Boulevard NW, Suite 252

Phone: 403-804-0764

Email: gm@calgaryblizzard.com

Website: http://calgaryblizzard.com

The Blizzards are based in the Northwest of Calgary, and provide a soccer experience for players of all abilities from ages 8 to 18 in a supportive, encouraging environment. We also run a Blizzard Grassroots program for players ages 4 to 8. All players are under the guidance of knowledgeable coaches and fantastic technical staff. For further details, visit our website.

CALGARY CLIMBING CENTRE

Address: 140, 15 Avenue NW

Phone: 403-252-6778

Email: info@calgaryclimbing.com

Website: http://calgaryclimbing.com

Address: 7130 Fisher Road SE

Calgary’s two best and biggest indoor climbing facilities offer friendly staff, varied terrain, birthday parties, beginner lessons for all ages, kids’climbing camps, youth and adult drop-in times, junior clubs and teams, corporate team-building, basic to advanced instruction, movement clinics, private coaching. There are two convenient locations in Calgary (Stronghold NW and Chinook SE).

CALGARY ELITE SYNCHRO

Email: calgaryelitesynchro@gmail.com

Website: http://calgaryelitesynchro.com

Calgary Elite Synchro is Calgary’s boutique synchronized swim club. We have won Synchro Alberta’s Small Club Award for many years due to our small club/big results philosophy. We train girls from ages 6 and up to be part of a team and to perform and compete with pride. Our athletes have won numerous awards throughout all age groups. Synchronized swimming is the ultimate sport combining athletics, grace, and a true team atmosphere. We swim at the Eau Claire YMCA and at Repsol Sport Centre. If your little one loves the water, we would love to hear from you!

CALGARY TORPEDOES WATER POLO CLUB

Phone: 403-606-1939

Email: joincalgarytorpedoes@gmail.com

Website: http://calgarytorpedoes.com

Water Polo for Boys! Programming for all ages and abilities. Beginners welcome! Try the toughest sport you’ll ever love and build character and discipline in a fun, competitive environment. Programs: Learn-to-Swim, 12U, 14U, 16U, 19U Performance Teams, Masters.

CALGARY WILD WATER POLO

Email: info@wildwaterpolo.com

Website: http://wildwaterpolo.com

Calgary Wild Water Polo offers an amazing experience for ages 8 to 18 years. If your child is looking to try a new sport and loves the water, come join us for a trial membership. Season fees are reasonable and our coaching staff is World-class! Check us out at wildwaterpolo.com.

 

HORSES R COOL RIDING SCHOOL LTD.

Address: Box 1445, Cochrane, AB

Phone: 403-932-5323

Email: poniesrule2003@yahoo.ca

Website: http://horsesrcool.com

Year-round horse programs for very young to adult enthusiasts. Special needs individuals or groups welcome. Our specialty is our Summer Day Camp as well as our Fall, Winter, and Spring programs which offer group lessons for all ages! There are family lunch-and-learn rides, birthday parties, and adults-only activities. There is something for everyone. Professional, friendly staff at your service. Come make a friend!

LAKE BONAVISTA FIGURE SKATING CLUB (LBFSC)

Address: 1401 Acadia Drive SE

Phone: 403-829-1272

Email: info@lbfsc.ca

Website: http://lbfsc.ca

Come skate with us! The LBFSC has offered official Skate Canada programs for over 30 years. Whether your child is a beginner or wants to develop their skills further, we have the program! CanSkate is for all levels of recreational skating. CanPowerSkate will help hockey/ringette players improve their performance, and STARSkate is for those interested in figure skating. All programs are taught by our NCCP-certified coaches and registration is ongoing. For more information and class times, visit our website.

MONKEYNASTIX

Phone: 403-389-8515

Email: calgary@monkeynastix.ca

Website: http://monkeynastix.ca

Monkeynastix is a fitness movement education program developing physical literacy in children ages 1 to 12. Focusing on developing children’s fundamental movement skills, we work on the long-term, physical, cognitive, and social development of children. Monkeynastix strives to develop confidence in a fun and challenging environment. Monkeynastix is completely mobile and brings its unique program directly to your child’s preschool, recreation centre, community hall, or birthday party venue. Be sure to check us out on Facebook, too: Monkeynastix Calgary.

SAIT TROJANS RECREATION

Phone: 403-284-7248

Email: recreation@sait.ca

Website: http://sait.ca/recreation

SAIT Trojans Recreation offers a variety of children’s programs including: Zumba Kids, Capoeira, Red Cross Swim Lessons, PD Day Camps, Teacher’s Convention Camp, and Spring Break Camp. Or have SAIT Trojans Recreation plan your child’s next birthday party. Choose a bowling party, swimming party, yoga party, Zumba party, or Trojan game day party and let SAIT Trojans Recreation take care of the rest!

SPORTBALL

Phone: 403-975-2936

Email: calgary@sportball.ca

Website: http://sportball.ca/calgary

Coaching Kids is Our Game. Sportball provides skills-focused, non-competitive sports for kids 16 months to 12 years old. Our expert coaches help develop motor, social, and sport skills as well as introduce popular ball sports (e.g., soccer, t-ball, ball hockey, football, basketball, baseball, and more). Join our weekly programs, outdoor soccer and t-ball in the Spring and Summer, indoor programs in the Fall and Winter, our camps during school holidays, or book a birthday party! Contact us for a free trial class or visit our website to find us near you.

THE CRUX CLIMBING AND BOULDERING

Address: Bay 9, 1415 - 28 Street NE

Phone: 403-235-CRUX (2789)

Website: http://thecruxclimbing.com

Join the Crux Junior Climbing team. The Crux Fall/Winter programs are offered for all levels of climbers. The Crux offers a unique, exciting, and fun opportunity for kids ages 6 and up to increase their physical strength, confidence, and problem-solving skills. We also offer a drop-in program that includes instruction. For more information, visit our website.

WILD ROSE FIGURE SKATING CLUB

Phone: 403-828-4777

Email: wildrosefsc@gmail.com

Website: http://wildrosefsc.ca

Wild Rose Figure Skating Club (WRFSC) offers official Skate Canada learn-to-skate program for children and adults. Fundamentals are taught by professional Skate Canada coaches in preparation for hockey, ringette, and figure skating. In addition to PreCanSkate and CanSkate, WRFSC also offers a STARSkate program - figure skating at a recreational to competitive level. Ages 3 and up welcome; registration is ongoing. Adult Synchronized Skating team or group classes. Join us at Fairview Arena, Jack Setters Arena, or Canlan Great Plains facility.

Theatre & Musical Theatre

ABSOLUTE DANCE INC.

Website: http://absolutedanceinc.com

(Please see our full listing under “Dance.”)

BERT CHURCH LIVE THEATRE

Phone: 403-948-8824

Website: http://thebertchurchtheatre.com

Visit Airdrie’s artistic hub! The Bert Church Live Theatre is a spectacular space that offers something for everyone. In addition to taking in remarkable live performances, children and families can get in touch with their artistic side by taking one of our performing arts, visual arts, or fashion and costume design programs that are offered for all ages!

CALGARY YOUNG PEOPLE’S THEATRE

Address: Various Locations

Phone: 403-242-7118, Ext. 1

Email: cypt@cypt.ca

Website: http://cypt.ca

Calgary Young People’s Theatre is proud to present our exciting lineup of Fall and Winter Drama Classes for youth ages 4 to 17! Join us as we explore exciting theatrical techniques and skills through various dramatic exercises and games. Our classes provide a unique opportunity for kids to build confidence and teamwork skills, all while having fun!

CHINOOK SCHOOL OF MUSIC

Website: http://chinookschoolofmusic.com

(Please see our full listing under “Music.”)

FREE HOUSE DANCE PLUS LTD.

Website: http://freehousedance.com

(Please see our full listing under “Dance.”)

MOUNT ROYAL UNIVERSITY CONSERVATORY

Website: http://mru.ca/conservatory

(Please see our full listing under “Music.”)

SOUL TO SOLE DANCE COMPANY LTD.

Website: http://soultosoledance.ca

(Please see our full listing under “Dance.”)

STARCHEVSKI SCHOOL OF BALLET INC.

Website: http://ssballet.ca

(Please see our full listing under “Dance.”)

SUN.ERGOS, A COMPANY OF THEATRE AND DANCE

Website: http://sunergos.com

(Please see our full listing under “Dance.”)

ULTIMATE DANCE COMPANY

Website: http://ultimatedanceco.com

(Please see our full listing under “Dance.”)

WP PUPPET THEATRE

Phone: 403-228-3373

Email: sandra@wppuppet.com

Website: http://wppuppet.com/puppet-pop-up-studio

WP PuppetPuppet Pop-Up Studio is a monthly puppet making and performing workshop on the third Saturday of each month at different locations in Calgary. We actively promote all family members, youngsters (4+) and elders, in creating art and drama together, and we accommodate all skills and ages, with a different theme each month. For more information and to purchase tickets ($10 per person or $35 for groups of four to six), visit wppuppet.com.

YOUTH SINGERS OF CALGARY

Website: http://youthsingers.org

(Please see our full listing under “Music.”)

Winter Sports

RCR WINTER SPORTS SCHOOLS

Phone: 1-800-258-SNOW

Website: http://rcrstore.skircr.com

To live in the foothills of the Canadian Rocky Mountains and not try alpine skiing or snowboarding is missing a doorstep opportunity. The sport is more accessible in our part of the country than almost anywhere else, and it can be learned at any age. Fernie Alpine Resort, Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, Kimberley Alpine Resort, and Nakiska Ski Area all offer a range of drop-in and multi-week ski and snowboard lesson programs for all ages. For more details, check out our website!

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