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To register for a program or class:
- Visit banff.ca/register
- Call 403.762.1251 or 403.762.1235
Programs for those aged 0 - 18.
Fitness Room Orientation
This one-hour orientation is the perfect way to learn about weights and equipment if you’re nervous or hesitant about using the gym. Our certified instructor will show you how to use everything so you can work out safely and confidently.
Wednesdays, October 4 - March 27, 2024, 4 – 5 p.m. Register Online
Learn to Play Hockey
Learn the basics of hockey in a fun and friendly environment with experienced Banff Minor Hockey coaches. This is a great introductory program that covers skating, stickhandling, passing, and shooting.
Ages 8 - 11
Wednesdays, November 1 - 29, 2023, 4 – 5 p.m. Register Online
Full Moon Family Snowshoe
Snowshoeing is a wonderful winter family activity. Join this guided event and enjoy the light of the full moon while learning some basic snowshoeing techniques like how to go up and down hills on snowshoes and how to get up from a fall in deep snow. You will also enjoy a cup of hot chocolate by the fire in the cozy Rundle Cabin.
Thursday, January 25, 2024, 6 – 8 p.m. Register Online
Hibernate, Migrate or Adapt Family Snowshoe!
In winter, animals have three choices to deal with the cold and snow: Hibernate, migrate, or adapt. On this snowshoe trip, we will look for signs of animals that have adapted to winter: tracks, scat, and food sources. You will learn about the animals that are hibernating and those that have migrated to a warmer climate.
Tuesday, February 13, 2024, 1 – 3 p.m. Register Online
New Moon Lantern Snowshoe
Join us by the warm fire at the Rundle Cabin and make your own lantern to take on an easy winter wonderland snowshoe. You and your family will experience snowshoeing in one of the most beautiful settings in the Rockies with a local certified guide. This trip is suitable for individuals of all levels of abilities.
Join Mindy for unique arts and crafts that are perfect for young creative souls to gift or decorate their favorite tree. All materials provided.
Ages 6 to 9
Saturdays from December 2 – 16, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. Register Online
Creative Movement Dance
This class invites you to use your imagination with an introduction to ballet, lyrical and contemporary dance styles. We will explore rhythm, improvisation, choreography, song and story.
Ages 5 to 8
Hip Hop Dance
Hip-hop is all about the music, attitude and having fun! Your child will learn dance techniques and choreography from our amazing instructor while working up a sweat and moving to cool beats.
Ages 7 to 10
Red Cross Babysitting Course
The Canadian Red Cross Babysitting course covers everything from managing difficult behaviours to essential content on leadership and professional conduct as a babysitter. Babysitting promises to deepen and enhance the responsibility that older youth feel when caring for younger children. This updated curriculum, complete with new science, also provides improved learning when it comes to giving the appropriate care in the event of an emergency.
Ages 11 to 15
Real-world scenarios often call on children to respond to challenges. The Red Cross Stay Safe! program teaches applicable and age-appropriate skills, while increasing and reinforcing a youth’s capacity to improve their own safety. Whether in their community or on their own, this group will be given better tools to Stay Safe! in a variety of different situations.
Ages 9 to 13