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BGCBigs Virtual Group Programming for Kids

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In an effort to continuously serve children and youth, Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton and Area is providing distance-based, virtual programming, through which our agency staff will facilitate program activities through online platforms.

Virtual Programming will be scheduled in advance and displayed on this page. Leadership, health, physical activity, reading, tutoring, science, technology, engineering, math, arts, driver education courses are just some of the categories of online learning your children/youth will be able to take part in.

Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton and Area will use software, tools and applications provided by third parties that members, parents/guardians and/or staff will access via the Internet and use for purposes of communication and programming. This platform is G Suite, using the Google Meets, Google Classroom, Google Sites and Google Docs applications.

Virtual Program Availability: Edmonton, Strathcona, Parkland County, Cold Lake, Lac La Biche, Morinville, Spruce Grove, Stony Plain.

*Note: Registration is now live!

Virtual Group Programming

Power UP*
(Ages: 6-12)

PowerUp BGCBigs

Power Up! is an academic support program that helps kids develop positive study habits and practices at school, and encourages a life-long interest in learning. Participants are given the tools and environment necessary to set and plan for academic goals, and are helped along the way by volunteer tutors and mentors.

Discovery Lab (AGES 6-12)

Discovery Lab has been created to engage kids in understanding a range of science concepts through a series of interactive, playbased activities.

Virtual Youth Hangout
(Ages: 14+)

Come Join us in our virtual group. youth are invited to join us in an afternoon of interactive games, problem solving, team work and creative thinking, and YOU can help select what we do next week.

Cool Moves
(Ages: 6-12)

CoolerMoves BGCBigs

Cool Moves is a national activity and healthy eating awareness program designed to create a life-long appreciation for a healthy, active lifestyle. Cool Moves has two distinct parts: Eat Smart, in which participants are encouraged to make healthier eating choices, and Play Cool, in which participants are encouraged to engage in more physical activity.

Let’s Talk Digital
(Ages 13+)

Developed with the Samara Centre for Democracy, Let’s Talk Digital is a non-partisan initiative that engages youth in a series of digital, media and civic literacy workshops and engagement opportunities, with the aim of lessening the impact of misinformation, polarization and disengagement.

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