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Youth - 12 to 17 years

Active Living

Fit & Fun

Badminton

Sharpen your skills or just learn the basics of the game.

11-15 years

Fee: $96 for 9 weeks

Location: Ryerson Elementary School

Dates: Thursdays, September 12 to November 14
Times: 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 54194

Dates: Thursdays, January 9 to March 5
Times: 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 54476

13-17 years

Fee: $114 for 8 weeks

Location: Ryerson Elementary School

Dates: Fridays, September 13 to November 15
Times: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Activity Number: 54049

Dates: Fridays, January 10 to March 6
Times: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Activity Number: 54477

Judo 13 years+

This Japanese martial art Olympic sport develops skills, discipline, confidence, strength and conditioning. The class is lead by head instructor Mark Berger, 7th degree black belt Olympic World Medalist in Judo and Sambo.

Fee: $103 for 10 weeks

Location: Ralph Brown School

Dates: Tuesdays,Thursdays, September 17 to November 19
Times: 7:45 PM to 9:15 PM
Activity Number: 55555

Judo Advanced 13 years+

This Japanese martial art develops confidence, skills, discipline, strength, and conditioning.

Fee: $103 for 9 weeks

Location: Victoria Albert School

Dates: Tuesdays,Thursdays, September 17 to November 14
Times: 7:45 PM to 9:15 PM
Activity Number: 54997

Dates: Tuesdays,Thursdays, January 21 to March 19
Times: 7:45 PM to 9:15 PM
Activity Number: 54998

Modern Street Dance 13 years+

For beginners, learn foundational contemporary dance techniques and choreography in modern dance genres. Improve coordination and gain confidence dancing to hip hop, lyrical and jazz music.

Fee: $64 for 8 weeks

Location: General Byng School

Dates: Mondays, September 9 to November 4
Times: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 54990

Dates: Mondays, January 6 to March 2
Times: 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 54991

Education/Special Interest

Babysitting for Youth

The first part of the course will be spent focusing on personal safety, childcare, fire safety and play. The last part of the course will be spent focusing on First Aid/CPR and on emergencies more likely to happen while babysitting. Must turn 12 years old during the program. Participants will receive both the Babysitting certificate and Emergency First Aid/Level B CPR certificate. Attendance is mandatory to receive certification. Manuals included.

Fee: $125 for 4 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Sundays, November 17 to December 8
Times: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Activity Number: 55128

Dates: Sundays, February 23 to March 15
Times: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Activity Number: 55187

Location: St. James Civic Centre

Dates: Sundays, October 6 to November 3
Times: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Activity Number: 55061

Dates: Sundays, January 19 to February 9
Times: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Activity Number: 55104

Home Alone Workshop

This class will give your child the skills to stay 'home alone' safely. Course will focus on fire safety, home safety and emergency procedures. Parents are required to attend at no additional charge.

Fee: $32 for 1 weeks

Location: Chalmers Community Centre

Dates: Sundays, December 15 to December 15
Times: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Activity Number: 56843

Dates: Sundays, January 12 to January 12
Times: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Activity Number: 56844

Fee: $32 for 1 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Saturdays, December 7 to December 7
Times: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Activity Number: 55135

Dates: Saturdays, January 11 to January 11
Times: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Activity Number: 55167

Location: St. James Civic Centre

Dates: Sundays, September 29 to September 29
Times: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Activity Number: 55076

Dates: Sundays, September 29 to September 29
Times: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Activity Number: 55077

Dates: Sundays, March 22 to March 22
Times: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Activity Number: 55112

Dates: Sundays, March 22 to March 22
Times: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Activity Number: 55113

Photography for Youth 12-17 years

Learn about photography from all angles! In this fun and wide-ranging course students will delve into basics such as composition, lighting and digital photo editing. Alternative techniques such as time-lapse photography, computer scanner photography and light painting will also be explored. Suitable for beginners. Please bring your own camera.

Fee: $102 for 8 weeks

Location: Whyte Ridge School

Dates: Fridays, September 13 to November 15
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 54057

Dates: Fridays, January 10 to March 6
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 54510

Leisure/Creative Arts

Cooking

Teen Cooking 12 - 17 years

Teens will learn the basics of food preparation, cooking techniques, baking and healthy eating.....but most of all, they will learn how to create and enjoy great food! Lab fee: $20.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $95 for 9 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Saturdays, September 21 to November 23
Times: 3:45 PM to 5:45 PM
Activity Number: 55161

Dates: Saturdays, January 11 to March 14
Times: 3:45 PM to 5:45 PM
Activity Number: 55162

Cooking

Youth Pottery

Specially designed for teens to include both wheel work and hand-building. Participants will have a chance to try out their own unique ideas with self-directed projects. Dress for a mess!

Fee: $131 for 6 weeks

Location: Fort Garry Lions Outdoor Pool

Dates: Fridays, September 20 to October 25
Times: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 58067

Dates: Fridays, November 8 to December 13
Times: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 58068

Dates: Fridays, January 24 to February 28
Times: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 58412

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Saturdays, September 28 to November 2
Times: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Activity Number: 58069

Dates: Saturdays, January 25 to February 29
Times: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Activity Number: 58413

Sport

Floor/Ball Hockey 12-14 years

Players can have fun in the gym while they are supervised in this recreational setting encouraging coordination, balance and flexibility.

Fee: $64 for 9 weeks

Location: St. James Civic Centre

Dates: Tuesdays, September 17 to November 12
Times: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 55063

Dates: Tuesdays, January 14 to March 10
Times: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 55106

Youth Basketball 12-16 years

Players can have fun playing basketball in a supervised recreational setting. Each week drills to improve skills will be incorporated.

Fee: $96 for 9 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Fridays, September 20 to November 15
Times: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Activity Number: 55163

Dates: Fridays, January 17 to March 13
Times: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Activity Number: 55164

Youth Boxing 10-17 years

This creative program will provide a fun, friendly and structured atmosphere, and will help promote a healthy body image. Participants will learn basic jab, cross, footwork, ring tactics, novice rules, as well as gain a general understanding of boxing techniques using traditional boxing equipment.

Fee: $79 for 10 weeks

Location: United Boxing Club

Dates: Saturdays, September 21 to November 30
Times: 9:00 AM to 9:45 AM
Activity Number: 55165

Dates: Saturdays, January 18 to March 28
Times: 9:00 AM to 9:45 AM
Activity Number: 55166