Engineering for Kids


(These programs were a late addition and not in our Program Guide)

Cardel Rec South has partnered with Engineering for Kids ( to offer some new and exciting programming for your scientist!

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Jr. Robotics Engineering

Wild Animals (Winter Session)

This class is the perfect mixture of fun and learning, using Lego Robots. Students build and program a Hungry Alligator, Flying Bird, a Roaring Lion and more!


Jr. Mechanical Engineering

Let's Make Toys (Spring Session)

Our youngest engineers are introduced to the fundamental concepts of energy, materials and movement. Students explore and construct six different toys including spinners, magical boomerang cans, poppers and guitars!

Ages 4 - 6 years

Day/Time: Thursdays, 4:30 - 5:30 pm   (no class on Feb 15, 2018)

Cost: $125(members and non-members, NO DISCOUNTS)

January 18 - March 01, 2018 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm 6 weeks Course Code #7005
April 19 - May 24, 2018 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm 6 weeks Course Code #7111

Robotics 101 (Winter session)

Robotics 101 program is designed to introduce students to both robot building as well as programming. The students will build robots to accomplish specific tasks while using their imagination to make their robot better than the basic robot. During the class, students will discover the Engineering Design Process in a real world setting as they test their robots.


Hackers Unite! "Code Your Own Video Game" (Spring Session)

What is more fun than playing an interactive video game? Creating one! Video sensing allows students to design and code their own video games and then test them by interacting with the program via webcam. Get up and get moving with Engineering for Kids and Scratch: Video Sensing!

Ages 7 - 14 years 

Day/Time: Thursdays, 6:00 - 7:30 pm  

Cost: $180 (members and non-members, NO DISCOUNTS)

January 18 - March 01, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm 6 weeks Course Code #7006
April 19 - May 24, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm 6 weeks Course Code #7112

Cardel Rec South proudly accepts the City of Calgary Fee Assistance Program.

**Important Information**

Registration deadlines for each session are one (1) week prior to course start date. In order to guarantee your spot we strongly recommend signing up early! Classes fill up quickly and in an effort to keep our instructor/student ratios low we do limit registration numbers in each class. Late registrations will be accepted provided there is space available in the class. We reserve the right to cancel classes if minimum numbers are not met by the registration deadline. Member rates are available for Cardel Rec South Founding Members as well as members of the following community associations: Millrise, Midnapore, Sundance, Shawnessy, Evergreen, Shawnee, Chaparral, Bridlewood & Somerset. Multiple program and/or multiple family member registrations will receive a 10% discount if registered before the registration deadline.

Refund Policy: Refunds requested up to one week prior to the start date of desired program will receive a full refund. For cancellations within 7 days of the program start date or if the program has started Refunds will only be issued for medical reasons, and will require a doctors note prior to the the refund being processed.

The refund amounts will be pro-rated based upon the number of classes remaining in the program. All refunds requested after the registration deadline, regardless of the reason are subject to a $10.00 admin fee.

Please Note: There will be a $25.00 fee charged on all NSF cheques posted to South Fish Creek Recreation Association.