Programs for Children & Families

Programs for Children & Families:  Click on Bold Headings for detailed information.

Barracudas – Summer Aquatics Club   (posted 12Mar2020)

City of Burnaby – Grade 5 Be Active – Spring / Summer 2020      (posted12Mar2020)      Burnaby’s New Spring / Summer Leisure Guide is now available online at, and the hardcopy will be in centres and libraries March 10.  Registration for most programs starts March 11

City of Burnaby – Spring 2020 Student Programs @ Seaforth (posted 9Mar2020)

Wesburn Soccer (posted 6Mar2020)   Burnaby’s longest running youth soccer program is gearing up for our spring soccer kickoff. Come and be a part our Wesburn FC “Lil Kickerz” and join our soccer revolution. Burnaby’s best soccer experience is greater because of the kids, so let’s get out there have fun and keep on playing. Registration opens March 1.    Click Here: for more

Welcome to the WALK 30 Burnaby/New Westminster 2020 Challenge!  (posted 3Mar2020) Click Here for Instruction: Registration opens March 2nd. The challenge is from April 6 – May 8, 2020.  While the purpose of this challenge is to promote healthy living and connections, reduce our carbon footprint and explore alternate means of transportation – walking, there is also a healthy rivalry occurring between Burnaby and New Westminster to see whose citizens clock the most minutes.  Your participation will help Burnaby win!

Kid Entrepreneurs – (posted2Mar2020)

Young Rembrandts Drawing Classes for Kids  – (posted2Mar2020)  This season, students will explore the intricate details of the breathtaking Taj Mahal and, we’ll take an imaginary trip to some beautiful places to draw a cute flamingo as well as learn about the history and artistry of a kimono. Students will learn basic to intermediate drawing skills, art techniques and vocabulary using an engaging methodology that all children can succeed with. We give them skills to express their creativity, introducing them to a fascinating world of colour, pattern and design. Be prepared for a bountiful selection of drawings!

Burnaby Water Polo Club – (posted26Feb2020)

Bby Lake Field Hockey Club – (posted20Feb2020)

Soccer Day Camps July&August2020 – (posted20Feb2020) children ages 5 to 13

Burnaby Barracudas Aquatics Club  –  (posted 20Feb2020)  Not sure what to do with your children’s swim skill during or after swim kids? If you would you like to keep up and continue to develop their skills, consider trying out speed swimming, diving or water polo. Come join our Try-It event on Sunday, February 23rd 2020 at SFU pool @3:30-5:30 pm .

Girls & Kindergarten to Grade 12 – Field Hockey (posted 4Feb2020)

Sperling Elementary – Babysitting & Stay Safe Certification – 28Feb2020  (posted 30Jan2020)

Reading Buddies Burnaby Public Library  (posted 23Jan2020) Reading buddies is a reading program where teens and children are matched up for reading in a safe, fun and friendly environment. Younger children will gain practice reading with a caring teen mentors. Teens will develop leadership experience and community involvement. Each child will be matched with teens that like to read and have attended a training workshop provided by the library. Reading will take place in the children’s area and the program room. Each session will be supervised by a librarian.   Where: McGill Library Branch, 4595 Albert St
When: Tuesdays, February 11 to March 10     Time:  4:15 – 5:15 pm

Burnaby Family Life – Parenting Learning Event 2020 – posted 20Jan2020

Burnaby Baseball Assoc Information Sessions – Boys & Girls 4 to 25 – posted 17Jan2020  It is that time of the year again and Burnaby Baseball Association registration for the 2020 Baseball Season is open.  We offer baseball programs for children ages 4-18 of all abilities including Challenger, a division of BC Baseball that provides an opportunity for children with cognitive or physical disabilities.   Burnaby Baseball has introduced a Grassroots Program for children new to BBA registering in our 5U-7U division that will waive their registration fees.  It’s a great way to give baseball a try, stay active and meet local kids in the neighbourhood. We would greatly appreciate it if the following information flyer could be distributed to schools within our BBA catchment.

Burnaby Girls Wildcats Hockey – posted 14Jan2020

Intro to Lacrosse – Register Today!  posted 9 January 2020  Do you want to play an energetic, fast-paced, challenging and FUN sport? Then try out lacrosse with the Burnaby Lakers…    Burnaby Minor Lacrosse Club presents “Intro to Lacrosse” for boys and girls (born between 2010 and 2015) in January-February 2020. 4 sessions for only $50 and no equipment needed!  The “Intro to Lacrosse” program was a hit last year and we’re expecting another year of enthusiastic lacrosse learners! These sessions are taught by experienced coaches with “helper” lacrosse players so that all participants get plenty of focused attention and guidance.  Go to for more information and to register today.

Burnaby’s Grade 5 Be Active Program