Youth Programs

View course listing | View PDF of course outline | Register for Courses

To register for a program:

  • Copy the program code (e.g. 45570)
  • Go to the Roundhouse Park Board registration page and paste the program code into the ‘Search by keyword OR number’ field, then click the ‘Search’ button.
  • In order to register, you will need to create an account, if you don’t already have one.

Winter Registration  Thu Dec 8, 9am (online, in-person)  Fri Dec 9, 9am (phone)


ART

RAW ART: Art-Drop-in for Youth (15-25)     
This free weekly art-drop in is for youth aged 15-25 who identify as marginalized or street-involved. Community artists/youth workers Guinevere & Diana encourage a fun, safe, collaborative and thought provoking atmosphere. The space is youth-driven. Explore block printing, jewellery making, silk-screening, sewing and fabric for wearable art or other self-directed projects. Snacks/materials are provided.
Tu | Jan 3-Mar 28 | 6:15-9pm | Free | 84696 | 15-25 | Arts & Crafts Rm
Community Artists/Youth Workers: Guinevere Pencarrick & Diana Guenther

Hip Hop Culture for Youth (Drop-In) (10-25)
Learn and share knowledge about the four elements of hip hop culture: MC, turntablism, Bboying and graffiti. Everybody’s welcome – beginners to the most experienced. Bring your elements and we’ll work on building a hip hop community. Parental consent is mandatory for Bboying.
We | Jan 4-Mar 29 | 7-9pm | Free | 84695 | 10-25 | Room B
Instructor: Mattias Boon (Matt L’Ariko)/Hervé Pelage


Leadership

Junior Achievement (14-18)
Are you ready to venture into business? Have you dreamed of launching your own company? Junior achievement’s company program can help you learn about business. Meet and work with other youth like you to write a business plan, build a company, and market a product! For More information visit jabc.ca. Please note: this program runs until the end of April 2017. Please contact  irene.phan@jabc.org for more details. No class Feb 13 and during Easter Break.
Mo | Jan 16-Mar 27 | 6-8pm | Free | 84697 | 14-18 | Mezz Meeting Rm
Instructor: Irene Phan, irene.phan@jabc.org


Social Recreation

Basketball Drop-In (12-18)    
The gym will be open to shoot basketball. Everyone welcome. Equipment is provided. Please note; the gym is unsupervised, ages 12- 18 only.
Tu | Jan 3-Mar 28 | 5-6pm | Free | 84705 | 12-18 | Gym

Thursday Preteen/Youth Open Gym/Drop-In (8-18)
Gym for preteens 8-12 from 3-4:30pm. All youth 8-18 welcome between 4:30-6pm. Play floor hockey, basketball, volleyball, and other sports. We also offer workshops, crafts and other games. Youth are welcome to make suggestions/help plan workshops!
Th | Jan 5-Mar 30 | 3-5:45 pm | Free | 84702 | 8-18 | Gym
Youth Activity Leaders: Silvia Rubino, Sheroan Anthonypillai

Friday Night Youth Drop-in (10-18)
Drop-in sport is a great way to meet people. We also offer workshops, crafts, and games. Help invent and plan the workshops you want.
Fr | Jan 6-Mar 31 | 4-9pm | Free | 84700 | 10-18 | Arts & Crafts Rm
Youth Workers/Activity Leaders: Diana Guenther, Stratos Charalambides

Saturday Youth Open Gym (10-18)    
Come for drop-in gym on Saturday. Pick your favorite sport and join in.
Please note: the gym is reserved for Nighthoops from 3.15-4:45pm on most Saturdays. Nighthoops offers basketball coaching for youth – please approach the Nighthoops coach if you are interested in joining Nighthoops.
Sa | Jan 7-Mar 25 | 1-3pm (4:45 pm) | Free | 84703 | 10-18 | Gym
Youth Activity Leader: Stratos Charalambides


Special Event

Youth-Driven Special Event: Musical Performance
Detention Peace
A performance piece brought to you by musical delinquents who will make their mark on the world through melodies. Using collaborative tactics, the creators and performers will come together and share one thing they all have in common—their passion for music.
Fr | Mar 31 | 7-9pm | Performance Centre
TICKETS Please check www.roundhouse.ca for details