Connecting with others who share similar experiences helps us feel less isolated and more hopeful. Children’s Link and other community agencies host a variety of events and programs throughout the year that provide opportunities for people to meet, share stories, offer support and have fun.

August 2021

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STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) KIDS GROUP

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) YOUTH GROUP

Soccability (Eastside Memorial Football Club) – Para Soccer (Youth and adults)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) TEEN GROUP

2

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Mindfulness Mondays

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

Outdoor Playtime (City of Calgary)

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Youth Job Skills (City of Calgary)

Caregiver Support Community (Online) (Caregivers Alberta)

Boogie Shake Zumba (August) (CPAA)

Cha Cha Boogie Zumba (August) (CPAA)

AAFS – Lego Mania

3

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Lemur Art Camp (Ages 10-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Fisher Camp (Ages 13-14) (Calgary Zoo)

Northern Leopard Frog Camp (Ages 4-5) (Calgary zoo)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) KIDS GROUP

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

Summer Camp (Bloom Wellness Collective)

Camp Discovery Calgary

Family Outdoor Community Program (building brains)

Summer Course (GrowU) Location- Prince’s Island Park

Adult Day Program (Bloom Wellness Collective)

Lemonade Stand- Summer education series (Caregivers Alberta)

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

Outdoor Playtime (City of Calgary)

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Youth Job Skills (City of Calgary)

Taking Charge of Selfcare (Recovery College Calgary)

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

Dance Without Limits Virtual Summer Camp (CPAA)

Exploration (Recreational Respite)

Hip Hop Essentials (National Access Arts Centre)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) YOUTH GROUP

Global citizen (Recreational respite)

Identity and Culture (Recreational Respite)

Yoga Lotuses (August) (CPAA)

Bloom Wellness- Movement in Nature Program

The Family Zoom Room (CNIB)

JB Music Therapy – Fun Drum

FBC (Recreational respite)

Alberta Meet Up Group (AMUG) 5:30 PM (August) (CPAA)

Student Support Program South (CNIB)

Young Adult Zoom Hangout (CNIB)

Power Soccer (ACPSA)

Unplug n’ play (City of Calgary)

Virtual Caregivers Connection (Recovery College Calgary)

POKÉMON CLUB (Autism Calgary)

Kurbside Kitchen (AAFS)

Mixed Movement with Miss Jessy (Bloom)

4

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Northern Leopard Frog Camp (Ages 4-5) (Calgary zoo)

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Lemur Art Camp (Ages 10-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Fisher Camp (Ages 13-14) (Calgary Zoo)

Camp Discovery Calgary

Summer Camp (Bloom Wellness Collective)

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) KIDS GROUP

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Road to Recovery: Online (Recovery College Lethbridge)

Whole Notes l Music (August) (CPAA)

Youth Job Skills (City of Calgary)

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Outdoor Playtime (City of Calgary)

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

Well Connected- Caregivers Alberta

Wetland Wonders (City of Calgary)

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

Muscles and Me (Recreational Respite)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) YOUTH GROUP

Whole Notes ll Music (August) (CPAA)

Family Outdoor Community Program (building brains)

Green Kids (The Alex)

Half Notes Music (August) (CPAA)

Taming Your Thoughts: Online (Recovery College Lethbridge)

CNIB Young Writers

Friendship Bubble Circle (Recreational Respite)

Unplug n’ play (City of Calgary)

Nurturing Parent Program (The Children’s Cottage Society)

Soccability (Eastside Memorial Football Club) – Power Soccer (Competitive)

5

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Northern Leopard Frog Camp (Ages 4-5) (Calgary zoo)

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Lemur Art Camp (Ages 10-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Fisher Camp (Ages 13-14) (Calgary Zoo)

Camp Discovery Calgary

Summer Camp (Bloom Wellness Collective)

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Community Action Training (The Alex)

Ways to Wellness (Recovery College Lethbridge)

Youth Job Skills (City of Calgary)

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Outdoor Playtime (City of Calgary)

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

JB Music Therapy – Fun Drum

Escape Room (Recreational Respite)

Well Connected- Caregivers Alberta

Identity and Culture (Recreational Respite)

Tween Zoom Hangout (CNIB)

Caregivers Connection (for Caregivers) – Recovery College Lethbridge

Beats+Bops with Mr Braden (Bloom)

Teens Cook (The Alex)

Unplug n’ play (City of Calgary)

Parent Support Group (CPAA)

Mixed Movement for Physical Needs with Miss Cydney

6

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Lemur Art Camp (Ages 10-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Fisher Camp (Ages 13-14) (Calgary Zoo)

Northern Leopard Frog Camp (Ages 4-5) (Calgary zoo)

Camp Discovery Calgary

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Locals Hiking Club (Rocky Mountain adaptive)

Youth Job Skills (City of Calgary)

ComputAbilities Computer Skills (August) (CPAA)

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

JB Music Therapy – Fun Drum

Wetland Wonders (City of Calgary)

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

Games (Recreational Respite)

Friday Fun Connections (August) (CPAA)

Kids in the Kitchen (The Alex)

Lethbridge Family Services – How to Listen (when a friend needs you)

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STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) KIDS GROUP

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

Virtual Gardening Workshops

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) YOUTH GROUP

Fest-Ability Days (AAFS, Autism Calgary)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) TEEN GROUP

8

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) KIDS GROUP

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) YOUTH GROUP

Soccability (Eastside Memorial Football Club) – Para Soccer (Youth and adults)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) TEEN GROUP

9

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Lemur Art Camp (Ages 10-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Fisher Camp (Ages 13-14) (Calgary Zoo)

Week 6 Camp Time Travel – Adventurers *Daily Swim Time

Week 6 Camp Time Travel – Explorers *Daily Swim Time

Northern Leopard Frog Camp (Ages 4-5) (Calgary zoo)

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Adaptive Camps- Medicine Hat Family Leisure Centre

Mindfulness Mondays

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

Outdoor Playtime (City of Calgary)

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Youth Job Skills (City of Calgary)

Caregiver Support Community (Online) (Caregivers Alberta)

Summer 2021: EmploymentWorks Virtua (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Employment Works (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Music Therapy (Recreational Respite)

Boogie Shake Zumba (August) (CPAA)

Cha Cha Boogie Zumba (August) (CPAA)

AAFS – Lego Mania

10

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Lemur Art Camp (Ages 10-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Fisher Camp (Ages 13-14) (Calgary Zoo)

Week 6 Camp Time Travel – Adventurers *Daily Swim Time

Week 6 Camp Time Travel – Explorers *Daily Swim Time

Northern Leopard Frog Camp (Ages 4-5) (Calgary zoo)

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) KIDS GROUP

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Adaptive Camps- Medicine Hat Family Leisure Centre

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

Taking Charge of Selfcare (Recovery College Calgary)

Youth Job Skills (City of Calgary)

Outdoor Playtime (City of Calgary)

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

Adult Day Program (Bloom Wellness Collective)

Summer Course (GrowU) Location- Prince’s Island Park

Family Outdoor Community Program (building brains)

Lemonade Stand- Summer education series (Caregivers Alberta)

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

Dance Without Limits Virtual Summer Camp (CPAA)

Art and mixed media (Recreational Respite)

Employment Works (Sinneave Family Foundation)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) YOUTH GROUP

Hip Hop Essentials (National Access Arts Centre)

Summer 2021: EmploymentWorks Virtua (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Identity and Culture (Recreational Respite)

Yoga Lotuses (August) (CPAA)

Bloom Wellness- Movement in Nature Program

The Family Zoom Room (CNIB)

JB Music Therapy – Fun Drum

Alberta Meet Up Group (AMUG) 5:30 PM (August) (CPAA)

Unplug n’ play (City of Calgary)

Virtual Caregivers Connection (Recovery College Calgary)

POKÉMON CLUB (Autism Calgary)

Mixed Movement with Miss Jessy (Bloom)

FATHER’S AUTISM NETWORK (FAN) (Autism Calgary)

11

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Northern Leopard Frog Camp (Ages 4-5) (Calgary zoo)

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Lemur Art Camp (Ages 10-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Fisher Camp (Ages 13-14) (Calgary Zoo)

Week 6 Camp Time Travel – Adventurers *Daily Swim Time

Week 6 Camp Time Travel – Explorers *Daily Swim Time

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) KIDS GROUP

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Adaptive Camps- Medicine Hat Family Leisure Centre

Pop Up in the Park (Chestermere-Strathmore Family Resource Network)

Whole Notes l Music (August) (CPAA)

Youth Job Skills (City of Calgary)

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Outdoor Playtime (City of Calgary)

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

Well Connected- Caregivers Alberta

Wetland Wonders (City of Calgary)

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

Fresh Routes Mobile Grocery Store (Fresh Routes) – Alex Community Food Centre

Muscles and Me (Recreational Respite)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) YOUTH GROUP

Employment Works (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Summer 2021: EmploymentWorks Virtua (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Whole Notes ll Music (August) (CPAA)

Identity and Culture (Recreational Respite)

Green Kids (The Alex)

Half Notes Music (August) (CPAA)

Friendship Bubble Circle (Recreational Respite)

Unplug n’ play (City of Calgary)

Nurturing Parent Program (The Children’s Cottage Society)

12

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Jade’s Camp – for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Youth

Northern Leopard Frog Camp (Ages 4-5) (Calgary zoo)

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Lemur Art Camp (Ages 10-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Fisher Camp (Ages 13-14) (Calgary Zoo)

Week 6 Camp Time Travel – Adventurers *Daily Swim Time

Week 6 Camp Time Travel – Explorers *Daily Swim Time

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Adaptive Camps- Medicine Hat Family Leisure Centre

Grow & Learn -Speech and Language Development Workshop (Chestermere)

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Community Action Training (The Alex)

Youth Job Skills (City of Calgary)

Outdoor Playtime (City of Calgary)

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

JB Music Therapy – Fun Drum

Escape Room (Recreational Respite)

Summer 2021: EmploymentWorks Virtua (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Employment Works (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Well Connected- Caregivers Alberta

Taming Your Thoughts: Online (Recovery College Lethbridge)

PEER TO PEER (Recreational Respite) FREE

Identity and Culture (Recreational Respite)

Teen Zoom Hangout (CNIB)

Caregivers Connection (for Caregivers) – Recovery College Lethbridge

Beats+Bops with Mr Braden (Bloom)

Teens Cook (The Alex)

Unplug n’ play (City of Calgary)

Parent Support Group (CPAA)

Mixed Movement for Physical Needs with Miss Cydney

KEEPING IT TOGETHER (KIT) MOTHER’S GROUP (autism Calgary)

13

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Jade’s Camp – for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Youth

Northern Leopard Frog Camp (Ages 4-5) (Calgary zoo)

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Lemur Art Camp (Ages 10-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Fisher Camp (Ages 13-14) (Calgary Zoo)

Week 6 Camp Time Travel – Adventurers *Daily Swim Time

Week 6 Camp Time Travel – Explorers *Daily Swim Time

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Adaptive Camps- Medicine Hat Family Leisure Centre

Locals Hiking Club (Rocky Mountain adaptive)

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Youth Job Skills (City of Calgary)

ComputAbilities Computer Skills (August) (CPAA)

JB Music Therapy – Fun Drum

Wetland Wonders (City of Calgary)

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

Games (Recreational Respite)

Friday Fun Connections (August) (CPAA)

Summer 2021: EmploymentWorks Virtua (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Employment Works (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Kids in the Kitchen (The Alex)

14

Jade’s Camp – for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Youth

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) KIDS GROUP

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) YOUTH GROUP

Fest-Ability Days (AAFS, Autism Calgary)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) TEEN GROUP

15

Jade’s Camp – for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Youth

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) KIDS GROUP

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) YOUTH GROUP

Soccability (Eastside Memorial Football Club) – Para Soccer (Youth and adults)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) TEEN GROUP

16

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Lemur Art Camp (Ages 10-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Fisher Camp (Ages 13-14) (Calgary Zoo)

Northern Leopard Frog Camp (Ages 4-5) (Calgary zoo)

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

Adapted Sport & Recreation (University of Calgary)

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Mindfulness Mondays

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Caregiver Support Community (Online) (Caregivers Alberta)

Lead 2.0 (City of Calgary)

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

Outdoor Playtime (City of Calgary)

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

Summer 2021: EmploymentWorks Virtua (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Employment Works (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Music Therapy (Recreational Respite)

Boogie Shake Zumba (August) (CPAA)

Cha Cha Boogie Zumba (August) (CPAA)

Taming Your Thoughts: Online (Recovery College Lethbridge)

AAFS – Lego Mania

17

Easter Seals Alberta – In The Lead Virtual Leadership Camp

Zoo Camps (Ages 5-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Lemur Art Camp (Ages 10-12) (Calgary Zoo)

Fisher Camp (Ages 13-14) (Calgary Zoo)

Northern Leopard Frog Camp (Ages 4-5) (Calgary zoo)

Summer Camp (CP kids and families)

Nature LEAD (City of Calgary)

Camp in a box (CP kids and Families)

Adapted Sport & Recreation (University of Calgary)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) KIDS GROUP

Outdoor Summer Art Day Camp (Ages 7-12) (City of Calgary)

Summer Course (GrowU) Location- Prince’s Island Park

Adult Day Program (Bloom Wellness Collective)

Lemonade Stand- Summer education series (Caregivers Alberta)

Stay n’ play (3-12 years old) (City of Calgary)

Community Nature Adventure Playground (City of Calgary)

Outdoor Playtime (City of Calgary)

LEAD youth leadership program (City of Calgary)

Lead 2.0 (City of Calgary)

Dance Without Limits Virtual Summer Camp (CPAA)

mobile skate and scoot (City of Calgary)

Exploration (Recreational Respite)

Summer 2021: EmploymentWorks Virtua (Sinneave Family Foundation)

Hip Hop Essentials (National Access Arts Centre)

Employment Works (Sinneave Family Foundation)

STRIVE Summer Program (Ability4Good) YOUTH GROUP

Find Your Balance (Recovery College Calgary)

Selfcare Starter Pack (Recovery College Calgary)

Because We Care- An Online Workshop Series for Helping Professionals (Lethbridge Family Services)

Identity and Culture (Recreational Respite)

Yoga Lotuses (August) (CPAA)