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Preschool create and explore

Preschoolers will have fun engaging with others and learning physical and social skills. In this unparented program, they will participate in active games, arts, crafts and stories.

Benefits of preschool create and explore activities


Our activities provide a fun social opportunity for preschoolers while helping them develop:

  • Creativity
  • Imagination
  • Coordination
  • Motor skills
  • Balance
  • Body awareness
  • Self-confidence
  • Independence

2024 spring & summer registration dates


Registration for spring & summer programs, classes and day camps:

  • Summer day camp registration is open
  • Program and class registration is open
  • Certification registration registration is open

Ensure your Live and Play account is ready on registration day by logging in and verifying your information is up to date. Get ready to register.

Registration will open:

  • 6 a.m. — Online (virtual waiting room opens at 5:30 a.m.).
  • 8:30 a.m. — By calling the Customer Service Centre at 403-268-3800 (option 1).
  • During business hours — At any City-operated Aquatic & Recreation or Arts facility.

Upcoming facility closures

Programs, classes and swimming lessons will not be offered at the following facilities while they undergo repairs:

  • Bob Bahan Aquatic & Fitness Centre: closed this spring and summer.
  • Canyon Meadows Aquatic & Fitness Centre: closed this summer.
  • Sir Winston Churchill Aquatic & Recreation Centre: closed this summer.

Types of preschool create and explore programs


You can register online, in person at our Recreation facilities, or by calling 403-268-3800 (option 1).

Safety and supervision


The safety of our preschoolers is our top priority. Staff supervision and instruction are provided in all programs.

Our staff are selected based on experience, leadership skills and their ability to relate to children. Staff are Intermediate First Aid and CPR certified and are trained in the High Five Principles of Healthy Child Development.

What are programs like?


Preschoolers will have fun engaging with others and learning physical and social skills. They will participate in active games, arts, crafts and stories.

Come prepared


Please bring:

  • Comfortable indoor clothes
  • Weather appropriate outdoor clothes
  • Nut free heathy snacks
  • Refillable metal or plastic water bottle

Learn how to set up an account, register for programs and find information on cancellations in the help section of Live and Play.

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