To continuously serve children and youth, Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton and Area provides distance-based, virtual programming. 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, and 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 the purposes of communication and programming. This platform is G Suite, using 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.
If you’re new, please fill in the enrolment form first to become a member.
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