Limitless Youth

We cannot always build a future for our youth, but we can always build our youth for the future. 

– Franklin D. Roosevelt

Our Limitless Youth Programs are welcome to youth ages 10-18 in the community. Our goal is to provide youth in the Wood Buffalo region with opportunities that support their social, emotional, physical, and mental well-being. We offer a variety of recreational, skill-building, and leadership programs that give youth the tools and confidence to reach their full potential in life.

Participant Ages

10 to 18 years*

Hours of Operation

Times Vary*

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Submit your application here!

*Please Note: Program age intake, scheduling and timing for each program vary. Please see program description below for more details.

Current Youth Program Offerings

                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Cook It Up!

Ages: 11-15 years 
Date : TBD 
Date/Time:   This program tends run every three months.  
Cost: Free

*Limited Spaces Available*

( Currently three spots available) 

In this 6-week hands-on cooking program, youth will gain the basic knowledge and skills to prepare healthy and delicious meals and make positive food choices. Youth will also gain friendships, confidence, and the experience of working as a team in a fun and interactive approach to cooking.

Go Rec It!

Ages: 10-15 years 
When: Every Wednesday evening
Date/Time: 6:00-8:00 PM
Cost: Free

Go Rec It! Is our youth program that is open to youth ages 10-15. It is a FREE Drop-in event every Wednesday. This program offers board games, open gym, sports, art, laser tag and a climbing wall!

Date: Starting April 11th,2024. 

When: Thursday evenings 

Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm. 

Where: 20 Riedel Street, Fort McMurray AB 

Keystone is a leadership program for youth designed to help them overcome the experience and confidence gap that gets in the way of youth fulfilling their potential. Keystone gives youth a chance to gain skills, confidence, and connections as they plan and lead five or more service-learning initiatives and/or activities.

Youth meet regularly to organize a series of leadership activities, discussions, projects, and events that help youth:

  • Enhance their leadership skills
  • Improve their self-esteem
  • Practice different leadership roles
  • Experience what it’s like to lead a series of projects
  • Reflect on their learning (through successes and challenges)

 

Ages: 9-12 years 
When: Monday evenings for 8 weeks , starting November 20th, 2023
Date/Time: 6:30pm -8:00pm
Cost: Free

In an era of technology, ever wonder what it would be like to code your own creation? Join us for Kid Tech Nation! Kid Tech Nation is an 8-week technology program that teaches youth about coding concepts, digital skills, computational thinking, and internet safety.

Youth Internship

Ages: 14-18 years
When:
 
Date/Time: Flexible 
Cost: FREE

Are you interested in gaining valuable leadership skills, work experience, and high-school volunteer hours? We are now accepting youth interns in grades 9-12 to help out with our ZAP Out-of-School Care and Limitless Youth programs. Interns will complete 35-hours (during afterschool and no-school days) and receive a gift, certificate of completion, and volunteer reference letter.

For more information contact hanna.gamblin@fmbgc.ca

Upcoming Youth Program Offerings

Our Club offers a wide variety of Youth programming throughout the year – check out our upcoming offerings below!

Questions about an upcoming program? Contact hanna.gamblin@fmbgc.ca

Boccia

Boccia Ball is a Paralympic sport that can be played by anyone, regardless of age or ability! Boccia is a co-ed sport of control and accuracy, similar to curling or lawn bowling. It is a great way for students to practice focus and accuracy while also working on social skills such as teamwork, cooperation, and sportsmanship. The greatest part? We travel to YOU! If your school or organization is interested in playing Boccia, please email hanna.gamblin@fmbgc.ca

Don’t have the space but have a group interested in playing? We can also host Boccia events at our Club location.

Stay tuned for the next scheduled session.

Career Launch

Launch your career with us from the comfort of your own home! Career Launch is a virtual pre-employment program that provides opportunities for youth to develop their pre-employment skills, align their interest with potential careers, access job hunting resources and explore a wide array of career options.

Stay tuned for the next scheduled session.

Climate Coders

Climate Coders is a program for youth ages 13-17, focusing on digital skills and coding concepts using CyberPi technology. As part of S.T.E.M, climate coders explore the connections between technology and climate change, learning how we can use technology to build a more sustainable future.

Stay tuned for the next scheduled session.

Road Code!

Getting read to take  your drivers test ? 

The program has been developed by UPs ( Amongst the safest drivers in the world,) 

The program focus  on safe driving principles and provides opportunities for youth to discuss ways to avoid risky behavior’s such as distracted or impaired driving, introducing concepts of safety for both drivers and passengers. The youth can test their skills on the UPS driving  simulator.

Stay tuned for the next scheduled session.

Snapping The Shot

Love taking a photo and ever wonder what it would take to be a photographer?  Join us for a four-week photography program. Partnering with Destiny Ezurs (Photography by Ezurs) learn different methods needed to get the perfect picture. Limited spaces available.

Stay tuned for the next scheduled session.

Love hands on experiences that allow you explore the world around you. engineering and mathematics with concepts of art, allowing youth to show their creativity and innovation. STEAM Ahead encourages youth to explore STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics, with concepts of art, allowing youth to show their creativity and innovation. 

Stay tuned for the next scheduled session.

Thank You to Our Sponsor

Funding considerations provided by the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.

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