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As of Wed Oct 16, 2019

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North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre

About This Guide

The program information in this guide is only valid at the time it was created (October 16, 2019 5:58 PM). Program availability is not guaranteed, and may change at any time. Register now to ensure space is still available. This guide does not include programs that started more than two weeks ago.

Wait List

Online Registration

Click the Program ID# link next to each program in this guide to register for that program, or visit liveandplay.calgary.ca.

For the first day of registration, online access begins at 5:30 a.m. for most programs. Have your User Name and Password handy to complete your registration.

Phone-in Registration

Call 403-268-3800 (option #1)

  • Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and 1 - 3 p.m.

TTY (Deaf, Hard of Hearing & Speech Impaired)
Call 403-268-3825

  • Monday - Friday, .8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Walk-in Registration

  • Recreation Customer Service Centre
    2808 Spiller Rd. S.E.
    Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Southland Leisure Centre
    2000 Southland Dr. S.W.
    (Walk-in registration ends one hour prior to closing.)
  • Village square Leisure Centre
    2623 56 St. N.E.
    (Walk-in registration ends one hour prior to closing.)

Please note: Arts Centres do not take walk-in registrations.

Methods of Payment

  1. Visa, MasterCard or American Express
  2. CASH, DEBIT CARD or GIFT CARD (Walk-in registration only)
  3. PERSONALIZED CHEQUE or MONEY ORDER (in person at 2808 Spiller Rroad SE only.)

Payment is due at time of registration. Make cheques payable to The City of Calgary. A $25 administration fee is charged on all NSF cheques, credit card chargebacks and declined pre-authorized payments, plus related Financial Institution charges.

Commitment to inclusion

People with disabilities are encouraged to participate in any of our recreation programs, at a level suitable to their ability and program choice. Please disclose your disability during registration - staff need to know your needs in order to work together to meet them.

Cancellations, Transfers & Withdrawals

Please see our policies for registered programs (PDF)
available at calgary.ca/recreation/registration.

Program forms & Waivers

Some programs have information sheets, program forms or waivers that require review or completion/signature by participant/parent for submission to the program leader at the first class. Refer to your Registration Receipt for details. Program forms and waivers can be found at calgary.ca/recreationforms.

Special Events

Check out Recreation's special events or City of Calgary calendar to find events offered by Calgary Recreation.

Admission and Pass Rates

Arts - Visual

Me Recreation Program Guide (valid as of Wed Oct 16, 2019)

'Tis the Season to be Jolly

Create magnificant works of art, dedicated to this joyous time of year. Explore clay, paint and printmaking, etc. to express your holiday cheer!

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Dec 7 - Dec 14
Sa
09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
$60.00
6 years - 8 years
2 classes
Dec 8 - Dec 15
Su
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$60.00
6 years - 8 years
2 classes

Adult Cartooning Sampler

Always wanted to try your hand at cartooning? Whether you¿re a chronic doodler or are just curious about this often underestimated art-form this is a great place to start. In this sampler, students will be instructed in the basics of character development and sequential drawing. All supplies included.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Nov 26 - Nov 26
Tu
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
$37.50
18 years and older
1 classes

Artful BookBinding - Basics and Beyond

Ever wonder how books are made? In this class, discover simple and complex non-adhesive methods of creating handmade and hand-bound books that are used for journaling, photos or poetry. Explore the history, beauty and relevance of books and create some books that are perfect for gift giving.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Oct 8 - Nov 12
Tu
07:00 PM - 09:30 PM
$178.50
18 years and older
6 classes

Arts Ventures

There's no better adventure than a full day of creative expression. During the week, your child will participate in exciting two- and three-dimensional art activities, including drawing, painting, mixed media and fabric painting. Supplies included.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Jan 2 - Jan 3
Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$97.00
6 years - 8 years
2 classes
Jan 2 - Jan 3
Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$97.00
9 years - 12 years
2 classes

Cartoons & Comics - Youth

Discover your own cartooning style. You'll explore drawing and cartooning, fundamentals of line, proportion, shading and perspective. Find your voice, develop characters, and learn to tell a story or a joke, even create a multi-page comic book.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Oct 23 - Nov 13
W
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
$76.00
13 years - 17 years
4 classes

Classic Christmas

Relax as a family and make unique gifts and Christmas decorations together. These keepsakes can be enjoyed for years to come. Designed for younger children, accompanied by an adult, you will both make projects.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Dec 7 - Dec 14
Sa
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$81.00
4 years - 9 years
2 classes
Dec 8 - Dec 15
Su
09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
$81.00
4 years - 9 years
2 classes
Dec 8 - Dec 15
Su
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$81.00
4 years - 9 years
2 classes

Drawing Sampler

Drawing is often considered the base for many artistic pursuits. This sampler course introduces you to some fundamental drawing concepts and allows you to start expanding your creativity. All supplies included.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Nov 27 - Nov 27
W
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
$37.50
18 years and older
1 classes

Fab Friday Studio

Your child will create inspired paintings, drawings and collages while exploring a wide selection of artist's materials. It's perfect for those who are looking to further enrich their Arts Centre experience, or for those who just want a visual arts sampling of what we have to offer.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Nov 1 - Nov 1
F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$57.00
6 years - 12 years
1 classes

Glazing and Decorating Techniques

Discover the wonder and embrace the challenge of clay decoration. Expand your knowledge of surface treatments, including slip application, glaze brushwork, image transfer and a whole lot more! Prerequisite: Clay or Potter's Wheel Basics. Supplies extra.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Oct 20 - Nov 24
Su
09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
$178.50
18 years and older
6 classes

Holiday Greetings - Cards and Envelopes

Create a unique series of cards with matching envelopes using a variety of papers, inks and accents. Each card becomes an impressive gift of art unto itself. Learn simple print techniques, some of which are suitable to pursue at home. Supplies included.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Dec 2 - Dec 9
M
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
$76.50
18 years and older
2 classes
Dec 4 - Dec 11
W
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
$76.50
18 years and older
2 classes

How to Draw People

Explore time-tested strategies and interesting techniques that will improve your portraits, sketches and action drawings. You'll work with an accomplished artist who can help bring your ¿people¿ to life.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Nov 9 - Nov 23
Sa
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
$45.00
9 years - 12 years
3 classes
Nov 10 - Nov 24
Su
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
$45.00
6 years - 8 years
3 classes

Make n' Take: Tree Ornaments

Festive handmade ornaments for your tree - made from an assortment of artists' materials. You'll both enjoy making a set of seven ornaments, and decorating them with paint, beads and sparkles. All supplies included.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Dec 2 - Dec 2
M
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
$30.00
4 years - 9 years
1 classes
Dec 4 - Dec 4
W
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
$30.00
4 years - 9 years
1 classes
Dec 7 - Dec 7
Sa
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
$30.00
4 years - 9 years
1 classes
Dec 8 - Dec 8
Su
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$30.00
4 years - 9 years
1 classes
Dec 14 - Dec 14
Sa
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$30.00
4 years - 9 years
1 classes
Dec 15 - Dec 15
Su
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$30.00
4 years - 9 years
1 classes

Oil Sampler

Always wondered about oil painting? Whether you're a beginner or looking for a change, this sampler course is a perfect opportunity to try this historic, flexible art medium. All supplies included.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Nov 20 - Nov 20
W
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
$37.50
18 years and older
1 classes

Preschool - Wee Holiday Wishes

Seasonal fun for preschoolers. Celebrate this wonderful time of year by creating festive two- and three-dimensional art projects.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Dec 3 - Dec 12
Tu/Th
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
$46.00
4 years - 5 years
4 classes

Printmaking Sampler

Whether you're a beginner or looking for a change, this session offers a taste of different printmaking materials and techniques. All supplies included.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Nov 26 - Nov 26
Tu
06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
$37.50
18 years and older
1 classes

Professional Art Development for Educators

Attend one or all of these interactive sessions designed to enhance your classroom creativity. Instructor/practicing artists share their inspirational lesson delivery with the focus on supporting children in art practice. Learn self-directed problem-solving, discover creative solutions to everyday questions, develop your vocabulary and make math and science connections! Suitable for Elementary Educators.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Nov 1 - Nov 1
F
09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
$43.75
18 years and older
1 classes
Nov 4 - Nov 4
M
09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
$43.75
18 years and older
1 classes

Santa's Art Workshop

Ho-ho-hold onto your hats! Make this a Christmas that your child will never forget. Create ornamental keepsakes and unforgetable artworks with your child. You will both treasure the experience.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Dec 2 - Dec 11
M/W
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
$51.00
3 years - 4 years
4 classes

Watercolour Sampler

Always wondered about watercolour painting? Whether you're a beginner or looking for a change, this sampler course is a perfect opportunity to try this beautiful, transparent art medium. All supplies included.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Nov 19 - Nov 19
Tu
06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
$31.25
18 years and older
1 classes

Winter Animal in Clay

Hand build a charming clay animal while learning a variety of sculptural techniques. We'll provide guidance to help you complete your finest, most imaginative painted sculpture.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Dec 8 - Dec 15
Su
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$44.50
6 years - 8 years
2 classes
Dec 8 - Dec 15
Su
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
$44.50
9 years - 12 years
2 classes

Winter Holiday Magic

Create holiday treasures using a variety of materials including clay, paint and papier mâché. All supplies included.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Dec 7 - Dec 14
Sa
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$60.00
6 years - 8 years
2 classes

Winter Village

Start a unique tradition and collaborate with your child to create your own Winter Village in clay! Return each year and watch your little hamlet grow. All supplies included.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Dec 7 - Dec 14
Sa
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$60.00
6 years - 17 years
2 classes
Dec 7 - Dec 14
Sa
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
$60.00
6 years - 17 years
2 classes
Dec 8 - Dec 15
Su
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$60.00
6 years - 17 years
2 classes
Dec 8 - Dec 15
Su
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
$60.00
6 years - 17 years
2 classes