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Wildflower Arts Centre

About This Guide

The program information in this guide is only valid at the time it was created (June 19, 2019 8:46 AM). 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.

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Admission and Pass Rates

Arts - Dance & Performing

Me Recreation Program Guide (valid as of Wed Jun 19, 2019)

Belly Dance - Basics

Ready to get the hips moving? In this class you'll discover your sense of rhythm, increase your flexibility and improve your coordination in an all female class. Instructors offer new insight into this intriguing dance form, so it's a good idea to try the basic class twice. No experience required.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 4 - Jul 30
Tu/Th
06:00 PM - 07:15 PM
$104.00
18 years and older
8 classes

Belly Dance - Beyond Basics

Ready for more belly dancing? Transition from basic steps to continuous dancing, exploring music, interpretation and intermediate steps. Come back for the next session to learn more, as instructors offer their own style, choreography and talent. The prerequisite is a minimum of two sessions of Belly Dance Basics or equivalent.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 4 - Jul 30
Tu/Th
07:15 PM - 08:30 PM
$104.00
18 years and older
8 classes

Conditioning for Dance

Use dance-inspired exercises and techniques to increase joint mobility, balance, strength and flexibility. Variations on pilates, ballet floor barre and yoga may be explored, along with traditional dance conditioning methods. Suitable for all levels.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 3 - Jul 31
W
07:15 PM - 08:30 PM
$65.00
18 years and older
5 classes
Aug 7 - Aug 28
W
07:15 PM - 08:30 PM
$52.00
18 years and older
4 classes

Dance Allsorts

Experience an introduction to the basics of ballet, modern and jazz, all taught in a safe and creative environment. This lively sampler includes technique fundamentals and short dance combinations for each dance genre.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 15 - Jul 19
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$150.00
7 years - 9 years
5 classes
Aug 12 - Aug 16
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$150.00
7 years - 9 years
5 classes

Dance from Musicals

Is your child inspired by musicals? This class includes choreography inspired by the best-loved stage and screen musicals. On the final day, your child will present in a short performance for friends and family. Boys and girls welcome.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 2 - Jul 5
Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$120.00
6 years - 8 years
4 classes
Jul 15 - Jul 19
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$150.00
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Aug 19 - Aug 23
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$150.00
7 years - 9 years
5 classes

Dance from Musicals - Adult

Dance to hit songs from best-loved stage and screen musicals that include choreography inspired by popular Broadway shows. Each week, you'll discover new dance sequences as you journey through this spectacular class. No dance experience required.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Aug 6 - Aug 29
Tu/Th
07:00 PM - 08:15 PM
$104.00
18 years and older
8 classes

Dance Fusion

Get a taste of the world of dance. Be inspired, stretch your body and have a blast as you explore hip hop, jazz, contemporary, ballet and more. Why learn one choreography from one style when you can try them all?

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 3 - Jul 31
W
06:00 PM - 07:15 PM
$65.00
18 years and older
5 classes

Drama - Performing Arts Combo in the Summer

Dance and drama are fused together, allowing your child's creativity to shine. They'll develop listening skills, body awareness and the confidence to awaken and engage their big imaginations. What a wonderful way to add even more fun to the sunny season!

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 2 - Jul 5
Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$120.00
5 years - 6 years
4 classes
Jul 29 - Aug 2
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$150.00
5 years - 6 years
5 classes
Aug 12 - Aug 16
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$150.00
5 years - 6 years
5 classes

Hip-Hop Dance - Child

Has your child always been full of energy? In this class, they'll learn the fundamentals and basics of hip-hop and practise the coolest moves. Each class includes a warm-up, dance sequences and creation of a dance routine. Extreme confidence may be a side effect.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 8 - Jul 12
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$150.00
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Jul 8 - Jul 12
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$150.00
9 years - 12 years
5 classes
Jul 22 - Jul 26
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$150.00
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Jul 29 - Aug 2
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$150.00
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Aug 6 - Aug 9
Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$120.00
6 years - 8 years
4 classes
Aug 6 - Aug 9
Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$120.00
9 years - 12 years
4 classes
Aug 13 - Aug 29
Tu/W/Th
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
$90.00
10 years - 13 years
9 classes
Aug 19 - Aug 23
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$150.00
6 years - 8 years
5 classes

Modern Contemporary Dance

Enjoy the exuberance of modern dance! Basics of this dance form are taught with emphasis on technique, body awareness and self-expression in a creative and supportive environment. A short presentation may be performed in the final class.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Aug 26 - Aug 30
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$150.00
6 years - 8 years
5 classes

Preschool Dance - Dance, Rhythm & Sound

Feel the beat from head to feet! Your child will explore a diverse range of movement, dances and beats from around the world. There's a focus on rhythm and co-ordination combined with an eclectic mix of music, sound and instrumentation.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 22 - Jul 26
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$150.00
5 years - 6 years
5 classes
Aug 26 - Aug 30
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$150.00
5 years - 6 years
5 classes

Arts - Visual

Me Recreation Program Guide (valid as of Wed Jun 19, 2019)

Arts Centres Pre and Post Care - Extended

Extended care is available during summer children's programs at Wildflower Arts Centre: from 8:00am - 9:00am and 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 2 - Jul 5
Tu/W/Th/F
08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
$20.00
5 years - 13 years
8 classes
Jul 8 - Jul 12
M/Tu/W/Th/F
08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
$25.00
5 years - 13 years
10 classes
Jul 15 - Jul 19
M/Tu/W/Th/F
08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
$25.00
5 years - 13 years
10 classes
Jul 22 - Jul 26
M/Tu/W/Th/F
08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
$25.00
5 years - 13 years
10 classes
Jul 29 - Aug 2
M/Tu/W/Th/F
08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
$25.00
5 years - 13 years
10 classes
Aug 6 - Aug 9
Tu/W/Th/F
08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
$20.00
5 years - 13 years
8 classes
Aug 12 - Aug 16
M/Tu/W/Th/F
08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
$25.00
5 years - 13 years
10 classes
Aug 19 - Aug 23
M/Tu/W/Th/F
08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
$25.00
5 years - 13 years
10 classes
Aug 26 - Aug 30
M/Tu/W/Th/F
08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
$25.00
5 years - 13 years
10 classes

Arts Combo

Explore an exciting mix of two- and three-dimensional art activities. From clay, drawing and painting to printmaking, sculpture and mixed media projects, it's the ultimate creative combo.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Aug 19 - Aug 29
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$231.75
7 years - 10 years
9 classes

Arts Combo for Adults

Stretch your creativity with ceramics, painting, drawing, mixed media, printmaking and sculpture. All supplies and tools are included to make interesting art - you just need to bring an open mind!

Wildflower Arts Centre
Aug 1 - Aug 27
Tu/Th
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
$246.00
18 years and older
8 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.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 2 - Jul 5
Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$194.00
6 years - 8 years
4 classes
Jul 2 - Jul 5
Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$194.00
7 years - 10 years
4 classes
Jul 2 - Jul 5
Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$194.00
9 years - 12 years
4 classes
Jul 8 - Jul 12
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Jul 8 - Jul 12
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
7 years - 10 years
5 classes
Jul 8 - Jul 12
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
9 years - 12 years
5 classes
Jul 15 - Jul 19
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Jul 15 - Jul 19
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
7 years - 10 years
5 classes
Jul 15 - Jul 19
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
9 years - 12 years
5 classes
Jul 22 - Jul 26
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Jul 22 - Jul 26
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
7 years - 10 years
5 classes
Jul 22 - Jul 26
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
9 years - 12 years
5 classes
Jul 29 - Aug 2
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Jul 29 - Aug 2
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
7 years - 10 years
5 classes
Jul 29 - Aug 2
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
9 years - 12 years
5 classes
Aug 6 - Aug 9
Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$194.00
6 years - 8 years
4 classes
Aug 6 - Aug 9
Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$194.00
7 years - 10 years
4 classes
Aug 6 - Aug 9
Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$194.00
9 years - 12 years
4 classes
Aug 12 - Aug 16
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Aug 12 - Aug 16
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
7 years - 10 years
5 classes
Aug 12 - Aug 16
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
9 years - 12 years
5 classes
Aug 19 - Aug 23
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Aug 19 - Aug 23
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
7 years - 10 years
5 classes
Aug 19 - Aug 23
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
9 years - 12 years
5 classes
Aug 26 - Aug 30
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Aug 26 - Aug 30
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
7 years - 10 years
5 classes
Aug 26 - Aug 30
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
$242.50
9 years - 12 years
5 classes

Cartoons & Comics

Explore visual storytelling and develop your own unique illustrative style. Create interesting cartoons through character development, expression, exaggeration and lettering styles. It's a drawing class that encourages you to draw on your vivid imagination.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Aug 6 - Aug 16
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$222.75
9 years - 12 years
9 classes
Aug 6 - Aug 16
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$222.75
6 years - 8 years
9 classes

Clay Creations

This class includes projects that challenge every young artist of every skill level. Your child will learn the art of hand building where they'll pinch, coil, slab and hollow build their own work of art. Each new session introduces new skills, new projects and new smiles.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 8 - Jul 18
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$245.25
6 years - 8 years
9 classes
Jul 22 - Aug 1
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$245.25
6 years - 8 years
9 classes
Aug 6 - Aug 16
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$245.25
6 years - 8 years
9 classes
Aug 19 - Aug 29
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$245.25
6 years - 8 years
9 classes

Clay Explorations

Discover the exciting world of clay while learning basic skills. Hand building methods including pinch, coil, slab and hollow building, as well as an introduction to the potter's wheel. New projects each season allow you to hone your skills.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 8 - Jul 18
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$245.25
9 years - 12 years
9 classes
Aug 19 - Aug 29
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$245.25
9 years - 12 years
9 classes

Drawing & Painting

Here's a chance for your child to explore art fundamentals, including line, proportion, shading and perspective through innovative projects. They'll develop observational and interpretive skills using a range of artist's materials like acrylic and tempera paints, pastels, wax resist, charcoal and more.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 8 - Jul 18
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$222.75
9 years - 12 years
9 classes
Jul 8 - Jul 18
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$222.75
6 years - 8 years
9 classes
Aug 19 - Aug 29
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$222.75
6 years - 8 years
9 classes

Drawing & Painting for Adults

Thinking of taking art classes, but don't know which medium is for you? Try this introduction to a variety of drawing and painting media. Get grounded in the fundamentals of drawing concepts, then move on to the basics of acrylics and watercolour. All supplies are included.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 4 - Jul 30
Tu/Th
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
$246.00
18 years - 100 years
8 classes

Drawing For the Completely Intimidated

Anyone can learn to draw! Drawing exercises allow you to approach drawing from a variety of perspectives while learning about yourself in the process. Just open your mind, relax your hands and let your creativity flow. Supplies are extra.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Aug 1 - Aug 27
Tu/Th
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
$180.00
18 years and older
8 classes

Explore the Potter's Wheel

Develop, practise and hone your throwing skills in this wheel-focused class. Projects vary from season to season, so you can take this class again and again. Clay Explorations is recommended, but not a prerequisite.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Aug 6 - Aug 16
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$245.25
9 years - 12 years
9 classes

Focus on Making Prints

Apply images to paper in a whole new way! Line, form, texture, composition and colour are all part of the printmaking process. Create many versions of your unique ideas using different techniques and materials. Put your personal spin on your own prints.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 29 - Aug 2
M/Tu/W/Th/F
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
$127.50
6 years - 8 years
5 classes
Jul 29 - Aug 2
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$127.50
9 years - 12 years
5 classes

Open Studio

Continue to expand your creative practice in an open and supportive environment. Explore concepts and techniques with the guidance of an experienced instructor. Please bring your own materials. Prerequisite: Moderate to advanced familiarity with own materials.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 4 - Jul 30
Tu/Th
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
$180.00
18 years and older
8 classes

Paper Clay Sculpture

Try your hand at paper clay - an incredibly versatile medium. Start by preparing your own batch of clay pulp, then construct the sculptural form of your choice. Both beginners and experienced potters will benefit from exploring this adaptable medium. Clay materials are included.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Aug 7 - Aug 28
W
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
$91.00
18 years and older
4 classes

Potter's Wheel Basics

It's fascinating to see clay being transformed on the potter's wheel. Develop your skills through throwing techniques, demonstrations and practise in this introductory course. Supplies are extra and Clay Basics is recommended, but not a prerequisite.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 4 - Jul 30
Tu/Th
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
$198.00
18 years and older
8 classes
Aug 1 - Aug 27
Tu/Th
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
$198.00
18 years and older
8 classes

Potter's Wheel Basics for Youth

Develop your wheel-throwing skills through instruction, demonstration and working on the potter's wheel. The course is designed to give participants a great deal of practice time during class.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 22 - Aug 1
M/Tu/W/Th/F
01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
$263.25
13 years - 17 years
9 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.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 10 - Jul 31
W
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
$126.00
18 years and older
4 classes
Aug 7 - Aug 28
W
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
$126.00
18 years and older
4 classes

Teapot Intensive

Steep yourself in one of the potter's ultimate challenges - the teapot. In this intensive class, you'll learn the fundamentals of the teapot including lips, lids, handles and spouts. Study what makes this form function and gain the skills to create your own teapot. Intermediate wheel throwing skills are required.

Wildflower Arts Centre
Jul 10 - Jul 31
W
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
$105.00
18 years and older
4 classes