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Youth Activities

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The Town of Paradise offers a varity of youth programs and activities. It's the place to be!

Fall 2017 Programs

Youth Dance Program *New*

If you're a youth between the ages 10-13 and have an interest in dancing, join us from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. on Mondays for our new Youth Dance Program!

Our Youth Dance Program will focus on many styles of dance, including hip-hop, modern and more. Throughout the season our certified dance instructor will help you build your dance skills, and at the end of the program you'll have an oppertunity to show them off in a performance! 

The following three sessions will be held throughout the fall:

  • Session 1: September 11 - October 9
  • Session 2: October 16 - November 6
  • Session 3: November 13 - December 13

Registration is available online only through the Town's Recreation Portal untill the Program is full. Feel free to register for one or multiple sessions! The cost for each Session is $15/person.

For further registration instructions, please follow our Creating a Public Access Account Page. If you have any questions about the program or registration, please call 782-6290, or email.

Youth Dance (Juniors) *New*

If you're a youth between the ages 7-9 and have an interest in dancing, join us from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. on Mondays for our new Youth Dance Program!

Our Youth Dance Program will focus on many styles of dance, including hip-hop, modern and more. Throughout the season our certified dance instructor will help you build your dance skills, and at the end of the program you'll have an oppertunity to show them off in a performance! 

The following three sessions will be held throughout the fall:

  • Session 1: September 11 - October 9
  • Session 2: October 16 - November 6
  • Session 3: November 13 - December 13

Registration is available online only through the Town's Recreation Portal untill the Program is full. Feel free to register for one or multiple sessions! The cost for each Session is $15/person.

For further registration instructions, please follow our Creating a Public Access Account Page. If you have any questions about the program or registration, please call 782-6290, or email.

Sk8 Skool (NEW)

Are you interested in learning how to skateboard or scooter or want improve your skills? Try our new Sk8 Skool at the indoor RONA Sk8 Park every Saturday from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. This program is free for all members ages 7-12. To become a member please visit paradise.ca/Sk8Skool If you're between the ages of 13 and 18, have some skateboard and scooter skills, and are interested in volunteering with the Sk8 Skool, email to get involved.

Youth in the Kitchen

If you're between the ages of 12 and 18 and are interested in learning to prepare and cook meals, snacks, and desserts, join us on the last Thursday of every month from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. To top off the fun, there is a food theme each month and your peers vote on the best recipes. Registration is online only through the Town's Recreation Portal and opens September 5 at 9:00 a.m. and closes once spaces are full.

Youth in the Kitchen (Juniors)

This program is open to youth between the ages of 7 and 11 who have a flare for cooking and baking. The last Tuesday of each month from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. all junior chefs are welcome to come try some fun recipes and creative desserts. Registration is online only through the Town's Recreation Portal and opens 9:00 a.m. September 5 and closes once spaces are full.

Paradise Ball Hockey and Basketball Leagues

Looking to join a sports league? If you're between the ages of 7 and 18, join us from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. beginning September 4 for an opportunity to work on athletic skills while participating in basketball and ball hockey scrimmage. There are also volunteering and coaching opportunities available for parents and guardians.

Ball hockey is on Monday and Wednesday and basketball is on Tuesday. On Thursday, the court is split between basketball and ball hockey. Please note that gloves are mandatory and the use of personal sticks is not permitted. Sticks are provided to players of all heights.

Youth Recreational Basketball
If you're between the ages of 14 and 18, join us for an exciting game of basketball every Friday night from 9:00 - 10:30 p.m. and Saturday from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Why not invite your friends - it's free for all members! To become a member, please call 782-6290 or email.
Ches Penney Youth Centre

The Ches Penney Youth Centre is a great place for youth the between of ages 7 and 18 to hang out with friends, climb the indoor rock wall, or play pool, video games and more. Come check out the newly renovated Youth Centre and the additions to the video games and interactive gaming area. 

Climbing Wall

Did you know that we have a 24 foot indoor rock climbing wall? Indoor rock climbing is a great way to challenge yourself in a safe and controlled environment. The climbing wall is open seven days a week to youth between the ages of 7 and 18.

RONA Sk8 Park

The RONA Sk8 Park is open year round, seven days a week, so there's no reason to stop doing what you love! Join us any day and stay warm while you skateboard or ride your scooter.

Youth Advisory Committee

Are  you  an  energetic  youth between  the ages of 13 and 18 who would like to be involved in planning activities in your community and advocating for your peers? Join our Youth Advisory Committee! It's an awesome opportunity to take part in meetings, voice your opinions, and attend great events.

The YAC meets the first Tuesday of every month. For more information on how to get involved, please email.

Youth Competitions and Tournaments
Want to show off your skills? Register for one of our Youth Competitions and Tournaments today!

Registration is be available online only through the Town's Recreation Portal untill the Program is full. Registration for all competitions and tournaments runs from 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 5 to 5:00 p.m., Friday, September 29. The registration cost for each event is $2.

Check out the great Youth Competitions and Tournaments we have planned for fall!

Field Trips & Special Events

If you're between the ages of 13 and 18, you're invited to take part in our Youth Field Trips and Special Events! Already this year we have gone on several amazing field trips to hockey games, paintball outings, wrestling matches and laser tag games, to name a few! We have also hosted parties, tie dying events and scooter/skateboard competitions.

Check out the great Youth Field Trips and Special Events that we have planned for fall!

 

Membership Fees and Rates

The Rotary Paradise Youth and Community Centre offers a variety of low cost programs and special events for youth between the ages of 7 and 18. The RONA Sk8 Park/Ches Penney Youth Centre is $5 a month or $25 a year.

If you're Interested in having access to all youth programs and events taking place this season, why not purchase a pass for $20? For those without a pass, you can still attend special events and programs for a drop in fee of $2.

 

If you have any questions or are looking for additional information about any of our Youth Programs, please email or call 782-6290.

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