Programs

Engaging Programs for Every Age & Interest

Search & Filters

Find a Program

Age

Class Type

Clear Filters
  • Acting

    Acting, Senior Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

    Explore the world of theatre and drama in one of Arts Abound's Acting Classes. Classes are offered as both full year classes that work on a full length play and shorter semester classes that explore different of aspects of acting. Acting Out uses drama games and theatre activities to learn basic acting techniques and build their confidence as a performer. Each class focuses on developing skills, as students discover their creativity and have an opportunity to truly express themselves.

  • Art Explorers – Combo Classes

    Dance, Music, Visual Arts, Toddler, Preschool, Junior Kindergarten, Senior Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

    Explore the arts at Arts Abound! Designed for younger students, Art Explorers is the class to introduce your children to the arts, with each session including a combination of art experiences

    Each Art Explorers session includes a visual art class and either a dance class or music class. Students will be introduced to a variety of art and dance styles and techniques in a fun and encouraging environment. With a focus on enjoying and appreciating the arts, classes will build on emerging skill and begin to introduce students to basic technique in dance, music and visual art.

    Students are split into two groups that rotate through the two activities, visual art and dance. Our Junior group is designed for students in JK and SK, and our Senior group is designed for students in Grade 1-3. Activities are tailors to each age group to be engaging and developmentally appropriate.

  • Arts for All

    Adaptive, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9+

    Our Arts For All Community has become an important opportunity for individuals to connect on a weekly basis. Designed for children living with disabilities, our Arts For All class includes a variety of art experiences (including dance, music and visual art) that are adapted to the unique needs of each student to provide them an opportunity to express themselves. Some weeks students will be split into groups to ensure activities are developmentally appropriate. Please contact Arts Abound for more details and to see if this program is a good fit for your child.

  • Dance

    Acting, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9+

    Get your child moving in a dance classes at Arts Abound. Our classes focus on exploring movement and different styles of dance through fun and engaging, age appropriate classes.

    I CAN MOVE - Preschool (Ages 3-4)
    If your child love to move, I Can Move is the class for them! This interactive class encourage preschoolers to explore the space around through basic dance moves and creative movement. Throughout the program children will develop their balance, coordination and creativity, while building their confidence.

    BOP TIL YOU DROP - JK to Grade 6
    Explore the art of dance with Bop ‘Til You Drop. Each session allows children to experiment and express themselves through creative movement and experience different forms of dance such as ballet, tap, jazz, and hip hop. Throughout the program children will develop their coordination and creativity, while building their confidence. Tap shoes will be provided.

    TAPJAM - Grade 3+
    Make music with your feet! Learn basics of tap dancing, starting with fundamental one and two sound steps and building up to more complex rhythms, in a fun and laid back environment. Tap shoes will be provided.

  • Piano

    Piano, Senior Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9+

    Arts Abound is thrilled to partner with Grace Notes Studio to offer creative piano programming to families!

    These innovative group classes have been designed to foster an appreciation for creative expression at the piano while developing a diverse musical repertoire and a strong foundation in theory, technique, and ear-training.

    Whether you are just starting out, are coming with a few years of experience, OR you have always wanted to play but thought it was too late, there is a piano class here for you!

    PLAY-A-STORY - Ages 5-7
    The best learning experiences start with inspiration! This unique piano program harnesses the power of story and improvisation to provide an entryway into the expressive and creative power of music for our youngest musicians. Students are introduced to key theoretical and technical skills in a fun and encouraging, playing-based environment. Beautifully designed materials support the learning and exploration process at home between lessons.

    SIMPLY MUSIC PIANO - Ages 7-107+
    Simply Music is an Australian-developed piano and keyboard program that offers a breakthrough in music education. This unique method has children, teens, adults and seniors playing great-sounding contemporary, classical, blues, and accompaniment pieces - immediately, from their very first lessons. Using a revolutionary, playing-based approach, students participate in group and individual activities to build an exciting and diverse repertoire of music in a wide variety of styles. They are encouraged to develop their own musical expression through activities that foster creativity, improvisation and arranging. They will learn about chords, and develop technique, theory and ear-training skills as they build their skill and confidence as musicians.

    Plan to attend one of our free introductory sessions to learn more!

  • Move & Create Together

    Music, Visual Arts, Toddler, Preschool

    Introduce your toddler to the arts with Move & Create Together. Incorporating music, movement, and visual art activities that focus on developing your toddlers’ fine and gross motor skills, tots and their adult tots can experience the arts together in a fun and engaging environment.

  • Music

    Music, Piano, Ukulele, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

    Develop your child’s love of music with classes at Arts Abound!

    MARVELOUS MUSIC - AGES 3-6
    Develop your child’s love of music with Marvelous Music. Marvelous Music is designed to encourage young musicians to develop and experiment with music in a fun and positive environment. Throughout the term, students will have the opportunity to explore many different types and styles of music using their voice, instruments, and even their bodies.

    UKEBOX - Grade 1-6
    Learn to play one of the most popular instruments in one of Arts Abound's ukulele classes! Exploring a variety of styles of music, students will develop basic ukulele skills and learn to sing along as they strum. Instruments will be provided.

    DRUMMING
    Explore rhythm and percussion in Dynamic Drumming! This class will focus on creating and enjoying music as a group, while exploring cultural drumming from West Africa. Djembes will be provided.

    VOCAL CLASSES - SK to Grade 7
    See Vocal Programs

    PIANO - Ages 5+
    See Piano Programs

  • Preschool Programs

    Dance, Music, Visual Arts, Preschool

    Introduce your preschooler to the arts at Arts Abound. To help foster independence, all preschool programs are drop-off programs where students participate independently from parents and guardians.

    ARTS AVENUE - AGES 3-4
    Arts Avenue is a weekday daytime program designed to allow children of all abilities to develop their imagination and creativity through structured lessons in music, dance, and visual art. During this 2 hour session, children will participate in age appropriate arts activities that exercise their minds and bodies.

    Please Note: Arts Avenue is a recreation program designed to provide preschool aged children with meaningful participation in an arts-based curriculum. Arts Abound is not a licensed child care centre and does not provide child care or daycare services.

    I CAN CLASSES - AGES 3-4
    Let your preschooler discover the arts through the I Can Classes. I Can Create and I Can Move are designed to introduce your preschooler to visual art and dance in a fun and engaging environment. Each program builds on your child’s emerging skills, while providing them with an opportunity to explore their creativity and independence.

    MARVELOUS MUSIC - AGES 3-6
    Develop your child’s love of music with Marvelous Music. Marvelous Music is designed to encourage young musicians to develop and experiment with music in a fun and positive environment. Throughout the term, students will have the opportunity to explore many different types and styles of music using their voice, instruments, and even their bodies.

  • Sewing

    Sewing, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

    Introduce your child to the joys of using their hand to create something unique in Stitch by Stitch. Throughout the term, students will have the opportunity to complete a variety of sewing projects that develop new skills in a fun and encouraging environment.

  • Studio to Stage

    Theatre, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9+

    Studio to Stage is a full year program that incorporates all disciplines of the arts into one program. During this program, students will work together to produce their own musical production. Students will take part in all aspects of the production from learning lines to painting sets, taking their production from the studio to the stage. Each session will end with a final performance where the students will present their production to family and friends.

    “Being a part of the Arts Abound family is so much fun! This year I was part of the Studio to Stage production of "The Grunch." My favourite part was learning all of the songs and making the props! Everyone was so nice. I can't wait to do it all over again next year!”

    Julia, Age 10, Studio To Stage Student

  • Visual Art

    Visual Arts, Preschool, Junior Kindergarten, Senior Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9+

    Help your child discover their creative side with a visual arts class at Arts Abound. With a focus enjoying art for arts sake, students will explore a variety of different styles and mediums of art. Divided into two series of courses, there is a visual art course for everyone!

    I CAN CREATE - Preschool (Ages 3-4)
    Nurture your child’s inner artist with I Can Create! Preschoolers will explore a variety of mediums through fun and engaging weekly projects that focus on encouraging creativity and independence. With this introductory program the sky’s the limit to what your child can create.

    SHAPE, DOODLE & PAINT - JK to Grade 3
    Shape, Doodle & Paint is designed to nurture budding artistic abilities! Young artists will be encouraged to flex their visual art muscles as they explore the elements of art in new and exciting ways - through pencil, paper, pastel, ink, paint, glue, scissor and more! Children will grow in their self-confidence and creative thinking while working with a wide variety of mediums. With this introductory program, the sky’s the limit to what your child can create!

    EMERGING ARTIST - Grade 3 to 10
    Emerging Artists is designed to inspire a growing interest in art and to build on skills in sketching, painting, collage and mixed-media. The class is designed to create a time and place where young artists can come together, express themselves and develop their own artistic awareness and techniques.

  • Vocal

    Vocal, Senior Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8

    Develop your child’s love of music and singing with vocal classes at Arts Abound!

    MARVELOUS MUSIC - AGES 3-6
    Develop your child’s love of music with Marvelous Music. Marvelous Music is designed to encourage young musicians to develop and experiment with music in a fun and positive environment. Throughout the term, students will have the opportunity to explore many different types and styles of music using their voice, instruments, and even their bodies.

    BROADWAY STARS - SK to Grade 4
    Sing and dance just like the stars on Broadway! Broadway Stars is a fun and engaging musical theatre program that introduces students to many different musical theatre styles that encourage self-expression, build confidence, and help them discover their inner star! Each class will include vocal training, acting activities and dance where they will add choreography to the songs they learned.

    SINGING STARS - Grade 1 to 6
    Singing Stars is designed to enhance the musical and creative expression of all students. Throughout the semester, students will learn different styles of music, while practicing their vocal skills through fun music games, activities and exercises. In addition to developing their voice, students will be introduced to the art of song writing and have the opportunity to write their own songs

No programs found with given filters!

Clear Filters