For Kids

ACKU - All Canadian Karate Union

  • Beginners welcome
  • Special classes for children 4 – 6 years of age
  • Regular and advanced classes for youth and adults
  • Train together as a family
  • Local and international tournaments

Times: Every Monday at 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm (September to June)

Contact: 403-232-0228 ; Facebook Page

Registration: via phone

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: Winter 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; currently programs are full; registration for 2018/19 will begin on June 1st

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 will begin on Jan 15, 2018

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 will begin on Jan 15, 2018