Children's Programs


Oakridge Dance Classes registration open

The Dance Compound is offering dance classes in the upper atrium for Oakridge residents.

All ages are welcome for sessional classes in the fall, winter, and spring on Mondays and Tuesdays. 

Please visit for more information.

Regular Children’s Programs

Three children’s programs make their home in the Oakridge Community Centre: the Before & After School Care Program and Winter Break and Spring Break Camps – both community-run, as well as the privately owned and operated Learning Experiences (Oakridge).

Before & After School Program (BASC) and Winter & Spring Break Camps

The BASC Program is a provincially-licensed and accredited program that offers exciting and fun-filled programs for school-age children in a family, home-like environment. For more information email

Learning Experiences (Oakridge)

Learning Experience Preschool, situated in the Oakridge Community Centre, is a community preschool that has been serving the community for over 30 years. Our bright, spacious classroom provides a child-friendly environment for children to play, socialise and learn, within a Reggio-inspired program. Outdoor play and exploration are a fundamental part of our preschool day, and partnership with Kids Developmental Services (a Private Early Childhood Services Operator funded by Alberta Education) provides intervention and support services for children with exceptional learning needs. Our preschool is truly inclusive and welcomes all children. Please visit our website for more information and registration.