For Kids

ACKU - All Canadian Karate Union

  • Beginners welcome
  • Train together as a family
  • Local and international tournaments
  • Karate CHOP Kids, Ages 4 - 6: Mondays: 6:30 to 7:00 pm
  • Karate Classes, 7+: Mondays; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
  • Classes:

September 10, 17, 24

October 01, 15, 22, 29

November 05, 12, 19, 26

December 03, 10, 17

Contact: 403-232-0228 ; Facebook Page;

Registration: ongoing via phone or in person at the first class

Calgary Young People's Theatre (CYPT)

Calgary Young People's Theatre (CYPT) provides professional caliber mentorship, training and performance opportunities to youth age 4-17. Our extensive year round programming includes productions, camps, classes, workshops and new play development. We aim to inspire and encourage the next generation of the theater community by providing a safe, creative space where young people can freely express themselves and their ideas. Through this we hope to foster in them a strong sense of community, passion and appreciation for the arts. Riverbend Community Association is the Calgary South location for classes and camps.

Classes offered: Fall 2018 Classes and Registration


Girl Guides of Canada

Girl Guides of Canada is the largest organization for girls and women in Canada. Guiding today is a product of 100 years of history. It's fun, active and relevant to the girls and women of today.

  • Sparks (ages: 5-6)-Elbow River Room
  • Brownies (ages: 7-8)-Bow River Room
  • Guides (ages: 9-11)-Wildrose Room
  • Pathfinders (ages: 12-14)-Heritage Room

Times: Every Wednesday at 7 pm (September to June)

Contact: ; Facebook page

Registration: online; wait-lists available

Little Steps Before & After Program

Little Steps Before & After School Care offers out-of-school care for children ages 5 to 12 years attending Riverbend Elementary School and Holy Angels.

Times: Monday to Friday, 7am to 6pm, September to June; Closed all statutory holidays, Open all PD days

Contact:; (403) 554-3605 ; Facebook page

Registration: online; registration for 2018/19 is open (wait list)

Little Steps Preschool

Little Steps Preschool offers preschool programs for children ages 2.5 to 5 years.

Times: Depends on the program-check website for details , September to June

Contact: (403) 554-3605 ; Facebook page

Registration: online; registration for 2018/19 is now open