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Our programs focus on making movement fun! We create exciting opportunities for your child to be active for life. Our staff are trained in a range of activities that are age appropriate regardless of previous attendance and skill.

Sign-up for Courses and Programs

You have several options for registering for a City of Edmonton course, program, or camp:

  1. Online: Locate a program by using the Program Search or browse eReg.
  2. In Person: Register for programs in person at any Leisure, Sports, and Fitness Facility
  3. By Phone: You can register for programs by calling 311. Call 780-442-5311 if you are outside of Edmonton

Preschool Programs

2 Times the Fun (Ages 3.5-5) Non-Parented

Twice the fun for your preschooler! Children meet two times a week in an environment that encourages all aspects of their development. Your child will engage in social play, create art, hear stories, sing songs, participate in gross-motor activities and have plenty of time for supervised free play. Please bring a small daily snack (nut free) and water for your child. Please send clean, dry (indoor) shoes for your child. All participants should be toilet trained. Parents/guardians are encouraged to allow their child to attend independently as this is a NON-parented class.

Available at: Clareview, Mill Woods, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

Active Start (Ages 3.5-5) Non-Parented

On your mark... get set... go! Our target is fun in this high energy, activity filled program. We'll have a ball developing physical literacy through skill-based games and activities.  We'll also zone in on fundamental movement skills such as running, jumping, twisting, kicking, throwing and catching. Physical activity will take place both indoors and outdoors. Please always have your child dressed for the weather. Please bring a small, daily snack (nut-free) and water for your child.  Please send clean, dry, indoor shoes for your child. All participants should be toilet trained.

Available at: Clareview, Commonwealth, Kinsmen, Mill Woods, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

Active Start: Ready2Balance (Ages 3.5-5) Non-Parented

Welcome all animal friends! In this program we will hone in on each child's coordination and balance as they imitate the movements of different animals through games, activities and imaginative play.

Available at: Clareview, Commonwealth, Kinsmen, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

Active Start: Ready2Jump (Ages 3.5-5) Non-Parented

Does your child want to be a jumping jelly bean? Mastering locomotor skill builds on a preschooler's natural energy and desire to be in motion, as well as promotes self-esteem. We'll jump for joy as we progress each participant through this interactive adventure

Available at: Clareview, Commonwealth, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

Active Start: Ready2Kick (Ages 3.5-5) Non-Parented

Attention all kicking kangaroos! In this program we will hone in on each child's coordination and their ability to kick. Kicking is a key skill to success in soccer, football, swimming and martial arts.

Available at: Clareview, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

Active Start: Ready2Run (Ages 3.5-5) Non-Parented

Come catch me if you can! Some children just love to run, whether it's for sport or simply for fun. We will have all children running wild with innovative activities that will teach stretching, speed and endurance.

Available at: Clareview, Kinsmen, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

Active Start: Ready2Throw (Ages 3.5-5) Non-Parented

Let's play ball! This program will focus on each child's ability to aim and throw. Proper technique will be taught through interactive games and activities that will bring out each child's inner pitcher.

Available at: Clareview, Mill Woods, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

Active Together (Ages 1-5) Parented

This fitness-focused program is perfect for moms, dads and caregivers who are looking for fun ways to work-out with their kids. Led by certified fitness professionals, preschoolers will be introduced to exercises and use basic, age-appropriate gym equipment under their parents' supervision and guidance. The class will focus on the children, but both adults and children will end up getting a work-out! So lace up those shoes, grab your water bottle and join us! Parent/Guardians are required to attend and participate in this program.

Available at: Clareview, Commonwealth, Kinsmen, Mill Woods, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

Active Tots: Ready2Move (Ages 1.5-3) Parented

Come wiggle, giggle and move from head to toe! In this learn through play program we will get each tot up and moving through songs, stories, games and activities. Parents/guardians are required to attend and participate in this program. Maximum of two children per adult.

Available at: Clareview, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

DANCE PL3Y! Preschool (Ages 3.5-5) Non-Parented

In Dance Play, your children will love learning simple moves from a variety of styles; Hip Hop, Urban, Ballroom, Bollywood, Lyrical and Jazz/Funk. Watch self-confidence and positive attitudes grow thanks to the 3 Rules of PL3Y (Dance Play): Be positive! Be fun! Be yourself!

Available at: Clareview, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

Obstacle Fit Kids Jr. (Ages 4-7) Non-Parented

Obstacle Fit Kids Jr. is just that! An obstacle course that will have your active child running, climbing, crawling, rolling, and manouvering through an array of equipment. Energetic instructors will lead your 4-7 year old through creative activities to get those heart rates up, and incorporate strength agility and speed. Child must be fully toilet trained. Feel free to send a peanut-free snack and a drink to stay hydrated!

Available at: Kinsmen

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

Super Hero Training (Ages 3.5-5) Non-Parented

Have your child unlock the superhero inside of them. Various games and activities themed around their favorite superheroes will give your child the chance to develop their confidence through play. This program provides the space and materials for your child to use their imaginations to the fullest and have fun with fellow superhero friends.

Please bring a small, daily snack (nut-free) and water for your child. Please send clean, dry, indoor shoes for your child. All participants should be toilet trained.

Available at: Kinsmen, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

Zumbini (Ages 1-3) Parented

Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst for kids ages 0-3, the Zumbini® program combines music, dance and educational tools for 45 minutes of can’t-stop, won’t-stop bonding, learning, and fun! Through our 10-week sessions, we not only nurture their love of movement so it becomes a way of life, but give you the chance to nurture your inner child as well. Each family will be given a take home bundle to continue the fun at home! Maximum of two children per adult.

Available at: Clareview, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - Preschool or use one of the options above.

School-Aged Registered Programs

Active Kids (Ages 6-8)

This Active Series class will focus on an introduction to Physical Literacy. Kids will explore a variety of sports and activities in order to develop agility, balance, coordination and speed. Each class will be well-structured and geared towards progressing each participant through the skills, regardless of their abilities in a fun environment. This program is developed based on the Canadian Sport for Life Long-Term Athlete Development Model.

Available at: Clareview, Commonwealth, Kinsmen, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Active Kids: Ready2Ball (ages 6-8)

In our Active Kids: Ready2Ball program, kids are introduced to basketball, soccer and volleyball. This class will assist in making your child a "baller" for life.

Available at: Clareview, Commonwealth, Terwillegar

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Active Kids: Ready2Racquet (Ages 6-8)

In our Active Kids: Ready2Racquet program, Kids are introduced to pickleball, badminton and tennis. You child will get a chance to "racquet" up to the fun.

Available at: Clareview, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Active Kids: Ready4Sport (Ages 6-8)

In our Active Kids: Ready4Sport program, Kids are introduced to multiple sports and development of various skills. Your child will get a taste and love for sports.

Available at: Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Active Kids: Ready4Sticks (Ages 6-8)

In our Active Kids: Ready4Sticks program, Kids are introduced to floor Hockey, cricket and lacrosse. This program will help your child "stick" to an active lifestyle.

Available at: Clareview, Kinsmen, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Active Kids: Ready2Volley (Ages 6-8)

In our Active Kids: Ready2Volley program, kids are introduced to badminton, soccer and volleyball. This program will help your child "volley" into these great sports.

Available at: Clareview, Kinsmen, Terwillegar

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

DANCE PL3Y! (Ages 6-12)

This is a new physical activity program that plays with dance in an unique and innovative way. Your kids will love learning simple moves from a variety of styles Hip Hop, Urban, Ballroom, Bollywood, Lyrical, Jazz/Funk as they get interACTIVE with our unique 360 degree teaching approach. Watch self-confidence and positive attitudes grow each week thanks to our motivating coaching philosophy featuring the 3 Rules of PL3Y: Be positive! Be fun! Be yourself.

Available at: Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Kung Fu Pandas I (Ages 6-8)

Learn basic kickboxing techniques and self-defense skills in this recreational class. This fitness-focused program is designed to foster your child's development through physical activity in a fun, non-competitive environment. No equipment needed.

Available at: Clareview, Commonwealth, Mill Woods, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Kung Fu Pandas II (Ages 9-12)

This dynamic class combines the benefits of cardiovascular training as well as self-defense techniques. Improve coordination, strength, agility and quickness through drills that are sure to keep your child's interest. No equipment required.

Available at: Clareview, Commonwealth, Mill Woods, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Obstacle-Fit Kids (Ages 9-12)

This class gives your child a chance to learn about fitness in a fun and safe way. Kids will learn body awareness, balance, and basic strength training through obstacles, relay activities and circuits.

Available at: Kinsmen, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Yoga Kids (Ages 6-12)

Bend, twist and balance in this yoga class designed for Pre-Teens. Each class will work on strength, flexibility and relaxation techniques. Yoga is great for all levels whether you're an athlete or just looking to try something new and fun.

Available at: Terwillegar

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Zumba Kids (Ages 8-12)

Designed exclusively for kids, Zumba Kids classes are rockin', high-energy fitness-parties packed with specially choreographed, kid-friendly routines and all the music kids love, like hip-hop, cumbia and more.

Available at: Clareview, Kinsmen, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Zumba Kids Jr. (Ages 4-7)

Come check out this dance party designed exclusively for 4-7 year olds. Watch them shimmer and shake as they let loose and be themselves. Through fun, age-appropriate music kids will learn coordination, agility and how to move their body to the music. Let the party begin!

Available at: Clareview, Kinsmen, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

School-Aged Drop-in Programs

Family Fun Night (Age 6+)

Get active in this leader led, drop-in sampler program! Each day will be jam-packed with 60 minutes of games, sports and drills that your family is sure to love. From family fun relays, parachute games, floor hockey, obstacle courses and much more, each visit will give your family a chance to get active together.

Schedule(s): Terwillegar, The Meadows

Inflatable Playground

Let your kids bounce off the wall! Bring your kids to the Kinsmen Sports Centre and let them burn off some energy in the Jumpy Things Inflatable Playgrounds. Safe jumpy fun! Parental supervision is required at all times.
Schedule(s): Kinsmen

Spin: Family (Age 8+)

Improve your cardio and muscular strength as a family! This family fun 30 minute spin class is a fun way to work out together. Children must be 8 years or older & must be at least 4'8" (142 cm) to attend.

Schedule(s): Clareview, The Meadows, Terwillegar

Yoga: Family (Age 8+)

Learn to do Yoga as a family. This class will help increase your flexibility, strengthen your body and relax your mind in a family friendly environment. Children must be 8 years or older to attend. Yoga mats are not provided.
Schedule(s): Clareview, The Meadows, Terwillegar

Zumba: Family (Age 8+)

Have fun dancing as a family! This Latin-inspired dance fitness class is designed for families with children 8 years and up. Have fun moving to Latin music – join the party!
Schedule(s): ClareviewThe Meadows , Terwillegar

Parents' Night Out

Holiday Fun (Ages 6-12)

Come and join us for this holiday extravaganza. We will sing songs, play games, and make decorations. A festive feast is in order including a take home holiday treat!

Available at: Clareview, Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Giant Games (Ages 6-12)

Come try some of your favorite games and activities that have been designed for giants! Your child will play games like giant Battleship and soccer along with a making a monster sized meal.

Available at: Terwillegar, The Meadows

To register: See Recreation Centre Programs - School-Aged or use one of the options above.

Recreation Centre Camps

For camps, see Recreation and Physical Activity Camps.

For More Information

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Telephone

In Edmonton: 311
Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311

TTY 780-944-5555
Email 311@edmonton.ca

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