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The City of Edmonton Recreation Centres offer opportunities for your children to explore our facilities at their own pace. We have a variety of drop-in, registered, parented, and non-parented programs and services available.

Childminding (Kids Den)

Child minding is available to facility patrons for up to 2.5 hours for children ages 0 - 11. Child minding services are now included with your child or family annual or continuous monthly membership! Tot passes are also now available for kids under two years old!

Parents / guardians are required to complete a registration form during their first visit. Registration forms are available in the Kids Den (child minding room).

Childminding is available at the following locations:

Preschool Registered Programs (Ages 1-5)

Parented preschool programs allow you to engage and participate in the activities with your 1-5 year old. Non -parented programs are for the 3.5-5 year old. All preschool programs focus on providing opportunities to have fun through play and movement developing their physical, social and emotional skills independently.

Children’s Registered Programs (Ages 6-12)

Our programs focus on making movement fun! We create exciting opportunities for your child to be active for life. Our staff are trained in a range of activities that are age appropriate regardless of previous attendance and skill.


Daycamps are available for children ages 3.5-12 during Summer, Winter Break, Spring Break, and Teacher’s Convention. Your child will participate in team activities, crafts, sports, swimming, and much more.

Family Drop-In Programs (Ages 8+)

We offer Zumba or Yoga drop in class designed for children and parents to enjoy together.

Family drop in programs are located at:

School Partnerships & Programs

Physical literacy and positive recreational experiences lead to a healthier, happier life. Through participating in our school programs, students gain confidence to stay Active for Life.

We encourage schools to choose from our diverse program options. The appropriate grade level, cost, and program description is included. All bookings must be made one month in advance.

Indoor Playgrounds

Enjoy our drop-in indoor playground where children can climb, slide, hang, and race through a 2 storey play structure. Regular children's admission will be charged for the indoor playground. Children must wear a wristband while in the Playground. Wristbands will also give them access to other applicable areas such as swimming or kids drop-in programs.

Our indoor playgrounds are located at:

Birthday Parties & Celebrations

Create the perfect custom birthday event! Rent a space at one of our recreation facilities to host your own birthday party, then choose from one of our Physical Activity options and have an instructor lead your group through an action-packed hour of activity in one of our multi-purpose rooms, gymnasiums, or field house spaces.

Recreation and Physical Activity Birthday Parties


For More Information

311 Contact Centre

Online Contact 311 Online

In Edmonton: 311
Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311

TTY 780-944-5555

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