Youth Initiatives

As one of the fastest growing communities in Canada Okotoks is a very young community, and a larger percentage of the population in Okotoks are youth. We provide a variety of programs, initiatives, services, leadership development and volunteer opportunities for youth of all ages.

View the monthly Youth Event Calendar


Okotoks Recreation Centre
Facilities will begin re-opening July 6

Grade Fives Get Active

Youth Girl Elementary Basketball Recreation Physical Education Fitness
A program to help instill the importance of regular physical activity and generate healthy habits. view page

Okotoks Active8 Program

Active8 program youth grade 8 students
A program aimed at promoting physical activity to grade eight students, including free access to activities at the Rec Centre. view page

Youth Advisory Committee

Youth Advisory Committee
Be heard! Connect with other youth and share your opinions and ideas! view page

Youth Programs

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Find a variety of sports, dance, personal development, arts, craft, and fitness programs for youth ages 6 to 17. view page

Youth Volunteering

Volunteer Youth Facepainter Childrens Festival
One of the most valuable experiences of your life. Help your community and gain work skills. view page

Youth Centre

Youth Advisory Committee Group
A youth-friendly facility with free access for youth aged 12-18. view page
Okotoks Recreation Centre


Facilities will begin re-opening July 6