Youth


Young Rembrandts

Drawing with Young Rembrandts!

A Different Kind of Learning.  A Powerful Kind of Fun… Welcome to Young Rembrandts!

Our innovative, step-by-step curriculum and engaging subject matter will show your child that drawing can be fun and interesting! During our once-a-week classes, we teach skills that will help them grow, develop and excel while your child creates memories that will last a lifetime.  Your child will enjoy ALL NEW LESSONS each week!

Fall 1 Session

Tuesdays, September 13, 2022 – November 1, 2022

Elementary Drawing   3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Cartoon Drawing         4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Additional Details

Date(s):
Tuesdays, September 13, 2022 – November 1, 2022
Location:
CKE Community Centre
Contact Person
Angela Ewanchuk
Contact Email:
angela.ewanchuk@youngrembrandts.com

CKE Tennis

CKE has some of the best courts in the city. There were refinished in 2021 and we want you to come out and play!

At this time we do not allow bookings or rentals of the Courts by CKE residents or anyone else. The 3 exceptions are: the schools in CKE neighbourhoods may rent the Courts, we book the Courts off for group lessons, and we book the Courts off for the CKE Pickleball Drop-In Program & related events.

CKE Courts Access

Check our events page for current tennis lessons.

Additional Details

Location:
CKE Tennis Courts
Contact Person
Elysse Dalla-Longa
Contact Email:
ckecourts@gmail.com

Calgary Young People’s Theatre

Calgary Young People’s Theatre has the pleasure of working with youth ages 4 to 18 all year round through camps, classes and productions. Currently we are offering our beloved Act 4 class at CKE for youth in grades 5 & 6.

This class builds on basic drama skills, but also offers more advanced training for older students. Various techniques will be explored such as intermediate improvisation, voice and movement, characterization, scene development and much more. In both Fall and Winter terms there will be a final presentation showcasing your child’s talent and all the new abilities they have acquired. No prior experience in theatre is necessary – All abilities are welcome!

Act 4 South CKE Location: Mondays from 6:30 – 8:30pm
Runs Jan 10 – May 9, 2022 (no class Feb 21, March 21, April 18)

CKE Members get a 10% discount on summer camp tuition! Use code CKEFUN at checkout.

Learn more about us at cypt.ca

Additional Details

Date(s):
Mondays 6:30 – 8:30pm
Location:
CKE Hall | Lifestyle Room
Contact Email:
admin@cypt.ca

NorGlen Gymnastics

NorGlen Rhythmic Gymnastics Club offers weekly recreational classes for ages 5 to adult.  With over 40 years of operations, NorGlen has a long history of providing excellent gymnastics instructions and has strong community ties.

Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays.

www.norglen.ca

Additional Details

Date(s):
Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
Location:
CKE Hall
Contact Email:
norglenrgclub@gmail.com

CKE Pickleball

This action-packed sport combines elements of badminton, tennis and ping-pong. Players will use solid paddles and a wiffle-like ball, while playing on a badminton-sized court. It is a low-impact, high energy sport and the rules are very easy to learn.

Current Pickleball lessons (No current lessons)

CKE Courts Access

Indoor Pickleball Program – ALL SPACE IS FULL FOR OCTOBER -DECEMBER 2022. We have limited ‘Alternate’ spots, contact Jane at ejhowe@shaw.ca if you’re interested. 

The CKE Indoor Pickleball Program runs from October through to May. The program is recreational and all skill levels are welcome. We have limited indoor capacity and the Indoor Pickleball Program is for CKE Residents only. Current CKE Community Membership is required. The program will start indoors on Monday October 3rd (however, if it’s still nice outside, we may continue playing outdoors).

Program Times

  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings with two sessions each day:  9:00 – 10:30 am and 10:30 am – 12:00 pm.
  • Each session is limited to 6 participants.
  • Weekly sign-ups are facilitated through SignUpGenius.
  • Participation in a WhatsApp Group Chat is encouraged to communicate with other members in the Program.

*If registration numbers warrant it, we will arrange additional sessions on Mondays and Wednesdays.

Program Fees – October to December Session – FULL

2 sessions/week $120

New this year – 1 session/week $60

We encourage participants to be realistic about how often they can commit to playing during the week.

Registration

To register, email Jen at ckecourts@gmail.com  and indicate if you would like to play 2 sessions/week or 1 session/week.  Jen will confirm space is available and then ask you to e-transfer the appropriate program fee.

 

At this time we do not allow bookings or rentals of the Courts by CKE residents or anyone else. The 3 exceptions are: the schools in CKE neighbourhoods may rent the Courts, we book the Courts off for group lessons, and we book the Courts off for the CKE Pickleball Drop-In Program & related events.

Additional Details

Location:
CKE Pickleball Courts (Spring and Summer) and CKE Community Centre Gym (Fall and Winter)
Contact Person
Jane Howe
Contact Email:
ckecourts@gmail.com

HIGH Fitness

HIGH fitness has brought aerobics back in a hip and unique way, and the world is taking notice!  The revival of this fitness trend has quickly become the hottest new workout across Canada and the US.  HIGH fitness has famous names and faces getting their sweat on in classes: Julianne Hough, Rachel Parcell, the LA Laker Dancers, and the Indianapolis Colts and Arizona Cardinals Cheerleaders are taking classes and raving about them.

Think Old School Aerobics made Modern. Cardio and toning meets Jane Fonda with a side of Richard Simmons. You will have a blast, see real results both physically and mentally, and leave this class wanting more because it’s so much fun!

Additional Details

Date(s):
Check highfitness.com for latest schedule
Location:
CKE Hall | Blue Sky Room
Cost:
Varies
Contact Person
Check highfitness.com for instructor list
Contact Email:
info@highfitness.com

Run.Jump.LEAD!

Run.Jump.LEAD! is Calgary’s premier leadership program for girls, providing hands-on training in leadership and multi-sport physical activity! We deliver fun, supportive, and unique experiences to keep girls engaged in physical activity while fostering leadership skills starting at an early age.
Our unique dual-component program includes (1) Group leadership training where we learn, discuss and practice our skills in an encouraging and welcoming environment, and (2) Fun and inclusive multi-sport activities, games and relays that will develop a wide range of athletic skills, such as jumping, catching, throwing, balance, coordination, and speed. With like-minded coaches and mentors, we deliver high quality and positive experiences to keep girls engaged in physical activity and healthy lifestyles for the rest of their lives.
Little Leaders, ages 7-9
Saturdays 9:20-10:20am
Leaders in Motion, ages 10-12

Saturdays 10:35 – 11:50am

Register at www.runjumplead.com

Additional Details

Date(s):
Saturdays
Location:
CKE Hall | Blue Sky Gy
Contact Person
Natalie Swanson
Contact Email:
run.jump.lead@gmail.com

CKE Puzzle Swap

Puzzled on what to do these days?! Join the CKE Puzzle Swap group.  Head over to the CKE Puzzle Swap page on Facebook for all the details or email us at ckecommunity@gmail.com! Come join the fun.

Additional Details

2022 Heritage Soccer Season

Registration for Heritage Soccer 2022 season is now closed. Registration for Heritage Soccer will open up for the 2023 season in March 2023. Check back for more details.

Springtime in Calgary brings bright sunshine, clear blue skies, and lots of little legs kicking soccer balls across our green fields! Join in on spring soccer so your kids stay active and make friends all at the same time!

Heritage Soccer is a recreational soccer league for children aged 3 to 12 from CKE and the surrounding communities.

Note: You must have a current community membership to register your kids.

Additional Details

Date(s):
May 3th to June 23rd (Tues/Thurs Evenings)
Location:
Chinook Park School Fields
Cost:
$25 for under age 4 and $50 for all other ages - Community Membership required
Contact Person
Riley Lindquist
Contact Email:
ckeheritagesoccer@gmail.com

Indoor Tennis Lessons for Children

We offer a program called First Serve Tennis. It’s designed for children ages 5-16 of all abilities including participants with little to no tennis experience. We use smaller nets and bigger balls to assist players in their younger years while learning the fundamentals of tennis

We also offer a tots program called Teddy Tennis. Teddy Tennis inspires children aged 2 to 5 years to get active and to learn to play Teddy Tennis.  It works by combining music, pictures and teddy bear characters into a totally interactive learning adventure  that young children love.

canada@teddytennis.com

Wednesday – Saturday evenings and afternoons
Please see website for times

https://firstservetennis.ca

Additional Details

Date(s):
Wednesday thru Saturdays
Location:
CKE Hall | Blue Sky Room
Contact Email:
canada@teddytennis.com

STRONG – Strength Training

with Sarah Arcuri.

Training for all ages

403.703.7751

Additional Details

Date(s):
Contact Sarah for more details
Location:
CKE Hall | Dance Studio
Contact Person
Sarah Arcuri
Contact Email:
sarah.arcuri@shaw.ca

City of Calgary – All Wheels Skatepark

The CKE Skatespot offers a safe and active social space for people of all ages to connect with others, exercise in, and practice their skill! Obstacles include a quarter pipe, curved ledge, ledge/manny pad with wedge, flatbar with landscape flat gap, bank, and a flat ledge.

To help keep the park safe and clean, a locked supply box equipped with cleaning and maintenance supplies is located at the park. This initiative relies on “key holders” from the skate community to help keep the park clean and free of debris. If you are interested in being a key holder, please contact Calgary Association of Skateboarding Enthusiasts (CASE) – chair@calgaryskateboarding.com.

This park is owned and operated by The City of Calgary. Please contact the City of Calgary at 3-1-1 with any issues, concerns, or questions.

Additional Details

Date(s):
Sunrise - Sunset
Location:
1015 – 73rd Avenue SW
Cost:
Free for All
Contact Person
City of Calgary

RCCG Amazing Grace Assembly

with Pastor Segun ShittaBey.

587.717.2521

Please contact the Pastor for more information on Church times during COVID.

Additional Details

Date(s):
Times vary because of COVID. Please contact the Pastor for details.
Location:
CKE Hall | Blue Sky Room
Contact Person
Pastor Segun ShittaBey
Contact Email:
info@rccgaga.ca

CKE Community Ice Rinks

Let’s go for a Skate! During regular winters there are four ice rinks safely maintained in CKE!

  1. Kelvin Grove (x2) – 73rd Avenue, next to the CKE Community Centre
  2. Eagle Ridge – Eagle Ridge Place
  3. Chinook Park – Colleen Crescent

Hours: Sunrise – 9pm or when the lights go out each evening

Rules & Expectations:

  • Share the space
  • Be mindful of others
  • Be inclusive to those that want to participate
  • No slap shots
  • Play fair and have fun

If you are interested in joining our Rink Rat crew, maintaining our main rinks in Kelvin Grove please contact Tony Messer at tmesser@shaw.ca.

Additional Details

Date(s):
Sunrise - Sunset
Location:
73rd Ave & Elbow Drive & Eagle Ridge Pl.
Cost:
Free for All
Contact Person
Dan Kennelly
Contact Email:
dkennelly@transampiping.com

Playgrounds

Did you know there are four playgrounds in the CKE Community? Check them out!

1. Chinook Park School: 1312 – 75th Avenue
2. Kelvin Grove: 1020 – 73rd Avenue
3. Chinook Park: 8039 Churchill Drive
4. Eagle Ridge: 100 Eagle Ridge Place

Each playground offers safe and accessible fun with great equipment for kids of all ages. All playgrounds have surrounding green space making them popular hubs in our walk-able community. Whether it’s your destination or an impromptu break, stop by for some activity and you’ll likely make some new friends while you’re there.

Additional Details

Date(s):
Sunrise - Sunset
Cost:
Free for All