After-School Programs

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After-School Recreation for Children.

End every school day with Haida Gwaii recreation! We provide programming for all children in our community so that their time after-school can be spent developing life skills. We provide an environment where all-kids belong and can explore, learn and have fun together.

Dynamic, Fun After-School Learning For All Ages!

Discover our variety of enriching after-school programs.

Our After-School Programs help develop Haida Gwaii youth through a variety of educational activities. All programs are free and include a healthy snack for participants. Please complete the general registration and waiver form below for each child if you have not done so already. To register for a specific program, please contact ASSAI Coordinator Laura Bishop at hgrecafterschool@gmail.com or 250-626-9045 and identify which program and location you wish to register for.

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Find the Right Program For You!

ASSAI/JR. ROLLERGIRLS-AGES 10-16

October 10 @ 3:00 pm - December 12 @ 5:00 pm

Get rolling with the Masset Rollergirls! In this program, students will strap on safety gear and skates and get moving on the John Lalonde Roller Rink! Skate, stop, spin: all girls ages 10-16 welcome! No experience necessary!

At John Lalonde Roller Rink, leaving from Tahayghen at 3:05 pm SHARP!

For girls ages 10-16.

Drop in

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ASSAI/Bubbles N’ Fun – Grades K-5

October 10 @ 3:00 pm - December 12 @ 5:00 pm

Students will explore giant bubbles, juggling scarves, whirling hula hoops and more! This program combines performance arts with fundamental movement skills and is a sure fire way to have some FUN!

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ASSAI/PORT KIDS HORSE CLUB–GRADES K-3

October 10 @ 3:00 pm - December 12 @ 4:30 pm

Port Kids Horse Club is a continuation of last years horse program, but don't worry if you're new and would like to join we'll be happy to have you! This year we'll be focusing on developing our skills as riders and drivers, that's right this year Cyndi is going to hand the reins over to the students and let them steer themselves through obstacle courses, and arena games to help the participants gain greater self-confidence and team building skills through horse play.

Meet at PCES

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ASSAI/Masset Kids Horse Club-GRADES K-4

October 11 @ 3:00 pm - December 13 @ 5:00 pm

Masset Kids Horse Club is a continuation of last years horse program with the addition of run, jump, throw, wheel. In case you're wondering run, jump, throw, wheel is the elementary version of track and field. This year, not only will the participants get the chance improve their self-confidence with horses but they will also get a chance to develop physical literacy with a variety of obstacle courses, and games all while enjoying the magic of horses.

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ASSAI/Creative Arts-Grades 3-7

October 11 @ 3:00 pm - December 13 @ 5:00 pm

This program is an open creative space where students will have the option to work on their own projects or join in on an exploration of various art forms. Each week the instructor will bring a new idea from painting to collage, drawing, to t-shirt designs! Come get creative!

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ASSAI/Kids in the Kitchen-Grades 4-7

October 12 @ 3:00 pm - December 14 @ 5:00 pm

Come learn from three ‘head chefs’ in small groups some creative and exciting dishes. Each week will alternate baking or cooking, with kitchen safety tips and themes mixed in! The final week face off in your groups for a kitchen contest with local culinary judges. This program is all about fun in the kitchen!

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ASSAI/Port Kids Horse Club-Grades 4-7

October 12 @ 3:00 pm - December 14 @ 4:30 pm

The Port Kids Horse Club is a continuation of last years horse program, but don't worry if you're new and would like to join we'll be happy to have you! This year we'll be focusing on developing our skills as riders and drivers, that's right this year Cyndi is going to hand the reins over to the students and let them steer themselves through obstacle courses, and arena games to help the participants gain greater self-confidence and team building skills through horse play.

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ASSAI/Art with Ashley-Grades K-3

October 12 @ 3:00 pm - December 14 @ 4:30 pm

In Art with Ashley we will be using the natural world around us to inspire creativity with the aid of various mediums such as (but not limited to) paper mache, pastels, water colours and collage!!

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ASSAI/DANCE-Grades K-7

October 12 @ 3:00 pm - December 14 @ 5:00 pm

In this program, students will learn choreographed dance techniques with the goal of performing at the Winter Concert in December. This is a great opportunity to develop physical awareness, link movements, increase range of motion, perform and have FUN!

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ASSAI/Adventure Camp-Grades K-7

October 13 @ 3:00 pm - December 15 @ 4:30 pm

Adventure camp is an imaginative blend of, archery, run, jump, throw, wheel (elementary track and field) and basic outdoor survival skills, coming together in a blend of fun pact games and outdoor adventures.

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ASSAI/MASSET KIDS HORSE CLUB-GRADES K-4

October 16 @ 3:00 pm - December 18 @ 5:00 pm

Masset Kids Horse Club is a continuation of last years horse program with the addition of run, jump, throw, wheel. In case you're wondering run, jump, throw, wheel is the elementary version of track and field. This year, not only will the participants get the chance improve their self-confidence with horses but they will also get a chance to develop physical literacy with a variety of obstacle courses, and games all while enjoying the magic of horses.

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ASSAI/MUSIC MONDAY-GRADES 4-7

October 16 @ 3:00 pm - December 18 @ 4:30 pm

Keen to learn a new instrument? Want to cover your favorite songs? Interested in knowing the production side of Music? This program is for anyone who loves music! Whatever style and whatever aspect this program will expose students to various instruments, singing, recording, jamming, songwriting, and just submersing themselves in music.

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ASSAI/ART WITH ASHLEY-GRADES 4-7

October 16 @ 3:00 pm - December 18 @ 5:00 pm

In Art with Ashley we will be using the natural world around us to inspire creativity with the aid of various mediums such as (but not limited to) paper mache, pastels, water colours and collage!!

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ASSAI/ARCHERY FOR GRADES 4-7

October 17 @ 3:00 pm - December 12 @ 4:30 pm

With the guidance of a trained instructor, students will learn the basics of archery using re-curve bows. Equipment care and proper technique will be presented to students in a fun and creative way along with arts and crafts – even making their own targets!

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ASSAI/Music and Movement-Grades K-6

October 18 @ 3:00 pm - December 13 @ 4:30 pm

This program is about finding the music in your body. Singing and learning instruments mixed with playing games to enjoy the sounds and the silence we are able to create together and turn noise into music.

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ASSAI/We Are Acting-Grades 4-7

October 19 @ 3:00 pm - December 14 @ 5:00 pm

ASSAI/We Are Acting-Grades 4-7

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ASSAI/ARTS AND OUTSIDE FOR GRADES K-3

October 19 @ 3:00 pm - December 14 @ 4:30 pm

This program will involve a mix of outdoor play and nature crafts. Students will get to explore outside in search of materials to use in creating art. The instructors will lead participants in games and in making unique environmentally themed arts and crafts. Come with weather appropriate clothing, boots, and creativity!

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INTERESTED IN BEING PART OF THE HGREC TEAM?

The Haida Gwaii Recreation Commission is a non-profit society operated by a volunteer board of directors. If you’re interested in being a part of our team, either as a volunteer or an instructor, fill out the form below. Our mandate is to provide recreational opportunities to all communities on Haida Gwaii.