Extracurricular programs are a great way for kids have fun doing something they love, or spark their passion by trying something brand new!  Whether they are into sports, science, music, drama, art or technology, there is bound to be something to appeal to every child and their unique interests. Start your search with our list of quality extracurricular programs we know you and your kids will love.

We will update this list regularly, so be sure to check back often.

PD Day and School Break Camps:

A&D Tutoring STEM Winter CampsA&D Tutoring STEM Winter Camps

Escape the snow and cold this winter break with some STEM-focused fun at A&D Tutoring! During A&D Tutoring’s weeklong STEM Winter Camps, kids aged 7-12 can enjoy a bit of everything from creative arts projects and building tasks, to gameplay and coding in their favourite video games.. For more information, click here.

YMCA PD Day CampsYMCA School Break Day Camps

At YMCA school break day camps, kids will have the opportunity to make friends and experience hands-on learning and skill development through fun games, creative crafts, active play and more! Registration is now open for your choice of winter break camps on December 27th to 30th or January 3rd to 6th. For more information, click here.

Alberta Aviation Museum PD Day CampsAlberta Aviation Museum PD Day Camps

Your child can experience high flying fun during their next day off school thanks to Alberta Aviation Museum! During each PD Day Camp, aviation-fueled adventure awaits with fun themes and activities like sitting in the cockpit of an aircraft, designing and testing flying objects, or experiencing flight on one of the museum’s RedBird Flight Simulators. For more information, click here.

Extracurricular Programs in Edmonton & Area:

Alberta Ballet SchoolAlberta Ballet School

Set your budding ballerina off on the right foot with Alberta Ballet School! For decades, they have welcomed dancers of all ages and levels with high-quality instruction and proven dance methodology. From the studio to the stage, they are ready to help aspiring dancers develop the skills and self-confidence to shine! For more information, click here.

Amadeus MusicAmadeus Music

If the idea of learning to play an instrument sounds like music to your ears, you are going to want to check out music lessons at Amadeus Music! Whether you are 2 or 82, their Yamaha trained instructors are excited to help foster a love of music through engaging group lessons and private instrument sessions available right in-store. For more information, click here.

Celtic Ceilidh Dance Academy (Family Fun Edmonton)Celtic Ceildih Dance Academy

ceilidh is a Scottish or Irish gathering, often marked by the joyful expression of dancing and the Celtic Ceilidh Dance Academy embraces this heritage, with dance programs for all ages and levels. Whether your young dancer is getting started or already knows what they love, there is something for everyone here. Dance adds a spark of joy to every day; it’s the perfect activity to promote health, wellness, and happiness! For more information, click here.

Cirquetastic Circus ClassesCirquetastic Circus Classes

Gather under the big top and get ready – because YOU get to be the star at Cirquetastic! Cirquetastic Circus Classes are fun, fabulous and fitness-focused programs for kids (8+), teens and adults. Your child will get to try exciting new activities like acrobatics, juggling, trampolining and aerials in a safe environment that will have them excited to come back week after week. For more information, click here.

Arden Theatre Performing ArtsCity of St Albert Performing Arts Classes

Did you know the City of St Albert offers Performing Arts Classes from age zero through to adult? Everybody is included in this wide selection of classes dedicated to everything from song, movement, acting, public speaking and improv! Whether you are a well seasoned actor, or have never set foot on stage, there is a class for you to come improve your performance skills and build confidence in front of an audience. For more information, click here.

Clay & Cupcakes Pizza Night Fridays (Family Fun Edmonton)Clay & Cupcakes Pizza Night Fridays

Everyone needs a night off once in a while, and with the drop-off Pizza Night Fridays at Clay & Cupcakes, the kids will enjoy a sweet, creative Friday night, while you enjoy . . . whatever you want! It’s back to school and back to schedule, with some extra fun thrown in! For more information, click here.

Code Ninjas ProgramsCode Ninjas

At Code Ninjas, the goal to make coding fun! Your child won’t even realize how far they are stretching their minds just by building in their favourite video games and tinkering with new and interesting types of technology. Book your child today for a FREE introductory coding lesson at any of 5 Edmonton and Area locations and discover what they can create with the right tools and a bit of sensei instruction! For more information, click here.

Dance Discovery (Family Fun Edmonton)Dance Discovery Fall Classes

If you have a child with a desire for movement and a yearning for creativity, then you need to take a look at the Dance Discovery fall classes! Dance Discovery has a passion for dance. With popular dance styles, short-term or full-year programming, and a warm, welcoming environment, your young dancer will find their groove and discover their style at Dance Discovery. For more information, click here.

Dance Theatre Performing Arts ThumbnailThe Dance Theatre Performing Arts

Hit the stage this Fall with The Dance Theatre Performing Arts! Find affordable children’s and adults’ classes in Dance Arts, Theatre Arts and Circus Arts. No previous experience is needed to come dance, sing, act and discover your inner performer! For more information, click here.

Dreamcatcher™ Ranch Animal Assisted TherapyDreamcatcher Ranch

Book a visit this fall to meet the friendly animals at the picturesque Dreamcatcher™ Ranch! This 40 acre country property just 30 minutes east of Edmonton is home to horses, mini ponies, goats, chickens and more in a calm, serene setting. Come learn about the benefits of Nature Assisted therapy, experience the therapeutic effects of animals, and enjoy time amongst the tranquil trees and trails. For more information, click here.

Elite Dance Studio Fall Classes

Elite Dance Studio is an Edmonton-based dance company that will teach your kids to love a variety of different dance styles. Elite Dance Studio offers classes in Ballroom, Latin, ballet, hip-hop and more. Your children will learn self-discipline, respect and teamwork. For more information, click here.

Fliteway Skating ClubFliteway Skating Club

Lace up your skates and learn to take flite this Fall with Fliteway Skating Club! Based out of the Castle Downs arena, Fliteway has been proud to provide North Edmonton residents skating lessons for over 40 years. Choose from beginner CanSkate Learn to Skate Programs, STARskate Figure Skating, Power Skate and more. For more information, click here.

Fundamentals First  Learning CentreFundamentals First Learning Centre

Whether your child is needing to catch up, keep up, or jump ahead academically this school year, Fundamentals First Learning Centre has the tools to help them succeed! Offering tutoring services from Elementary to High School, this top notch educational institution is ready to help all students unlock their potential and achieve their goals in the school year ahead. For more information, click here.

Grindstone Theatre Fall Classes

Is your house constantly filled with drama and theatrics? Grindstone Theatre Fall Classes may be the perfect idea for your theatre-loving children. They are ready to SCHOOL your kids and teens with programs for all ages and skill levels. For more information, click here.

J'Adore Dance Fall Lessons ThumbnailJ’Adore Dance

It’s time to learn some new moves, and have a fun time doing it! This local, non-competitive studio offers fall programs for all ages and abilities. Their age-appropriate dance and fitness classes help improve coordination, and increase strength and flexibility with a wide offering of programs for every interest! For more information, click here.

My Gym Fall OfferMy Gym

My Gym offers fun and fitness for children ages 6 months through to 10 years. This warm and welcoming gym in Southeast Edmonton offers a variety of exciting classes featuring everything from non-competitive gymnastics and silly storytimes to energizing fitness games and ninja training. Whether you’re looking for a fantastic Parent and Me program or high-energy classes for big kids – they have you covered! For more information, click here.

Ortona GymnasticsOrtona Gymnastics

From beginner to advanced, Ortona Gymnastics is proud to offer a wide range of year round programming for ages 18 months through to adult. Situated out of the Saville Sports Centre on the University of Alberta South Campus, their beautifully equipped gym is the perfect spot to find your balance and to perfect your tumbling. For more information, click here.

Shumka School of DanceShumka School of Dance

Registration is now open for Shumka School of Dance 2022/2023 programs, from three- and four-year-old pre-beginners to competitive dancers of all ages. Since 1989, the Shumka School of Dance has trained thousands of young dancers to achieve performance excellence and build a strong work ethic. With its fun, family-like atmosphere, it is a welcoming place for youth to achieve their dance goals. For more information, click here.

YMCA of Northern Alberta

YMCA of Northern Alberta Sports and Recreation Programs

Most parents are familiar with the range of swimming lessons offered by your local YMCA, but did you know they also offer a variety of other sports and recreation classes for all ages? Find something for almost every interest with the Fall programming options offered through YMCA of Northern Alberta. For more information, click here.

Which Extracurricular programs caught your eye? Most of these popular classes will fill up fast so don’t delay in registering your child today!