Youth Programs

Youth Programs

The City of St. John's is committed to offering interesting, challenging and inspiring programs to this generation. Engaging youth to participate in quality recreational programs will shape the youth of today into leaders of tomorrow. The Recreation Division is pleased to offer youth in St. John's, ages 12 to 18 years, a variety of programs and service options for general interest, leisure and physical activity. 

Youth Program
Drop In
Medical Forms

Youth Programs
The Recreation Division offers a wide variety of opportunities for youth to participate in activities, master new skills and build friendships in a safe environment. Transportation will only be provided for camps at Rotary 'Sunshine' Park. Check for details. 

Program                                                                                                                                  Registration              
Expedition Camp  (Rotary Park Bus Schedule)  Summer 2021
Explore Art Camp
Youth Yoga


Program       Ages      Description                                                                                                        Registration
Ball Hockey 12 to 16 This is an opportunity for youth to take part in a recreational sport night. Registration is required. Teams will be assigned on a nightly basis.

Youth Programs

Program                    Description                                                                                                    Registration  
Beginner Yoga & Mindfullness Simple yoga and breath, mediation for focus and calm, and teachings that nurture awareness and kindness in their relationship with themselves and each other. Must bring your own mat. Fall 2021
Volunteer Junior Recreation Leader Designed to provide junior high and high school aged youth with a workplace educational experience where participants are exposed to the daily routine of our caring recreation practitioners. Each participant will be mentored and exposed to the duties associated with being employed as a Recreation Leader. The program prides itself in providing a fun filed atmosphere designed to challenge youth by developing self-respect and a sense of camaraderie through team building. Further information and application click here

Also check out of Family Programs

Drop In

Location      Course                           Ages           Day           Time                                       Cost   
Southlands Drop In 10 to 14 W 6:15 to 8:15 p.m. Free
Shea Hgts Drop In 10 to 14 W 6:30 to 8 p.m. Free
Shea Hgts Drop In - GIRLS 10 to 14 Th 6:30 to 8 p.m. Free
Shea Hgts Drop In - Sport 10 to 14 Tu 6:30 to 8 p.m. Free
Kilbride Drop in 10 to 14 M W 6 to 7:30 p.m. Free
Kenmount Drop In 10 to 14 M 6 to 7:30 p.m. Free
PRCC Drop In - Lunch 12 to 18 M-F nooo to 1 p.m. Free


Medical Forms

If your child has any medical conditions please complete the appropriate form below. All forms must be submitted before the start of the program.
Allergy Package
Medical Condition Medical Plan
Medication Consent
Seizure Package


For more information please go to REConnect or email or call 709-576-8631 or 709-576-8499.

If your child requires support or assistance to participate in the program, please call 709-576-4450 or email