YouthFest

An opportunity for youth to showcase their talent and to engage youth in various forms of art.

YouthFest 2021 will look a bit different this year. Rather than hosting a festival, YouthFest will be doing small virtual events throughout the year. Keep checking in for new workshops, activities and shows!

If you are interested in helping plan YouthFest 2021, please apply through our BetterImpact page.

YouthFest Workshops, Activities, and Shows Schedule
Workshop/Activity/ShowInformation

Citadel Theatre Presents: Musical Theatre

April 18, 2021
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Join Crystal Hanson who has taught Musical Theatre at the Foote Theatre School for more than 10 years and toured with Alberta Opera for four seasons.

Register for Citadel Theatre's Musical Theatre

Crystal Hanson

The Fort Saskatchewan Library Presents: Beeswax Making

April 24, 2021
1pm

Learn how to make a Beeswax Candle by following the YouTube video created by Donna, from the Fort Saskatchewan Public Library. All materials will be dropped off prior to session.

Spots are limited.

Register for Beeswax Making

Beeswax candles

Marty Chan Presents: Liar's Club

May 1, 2021
2 - 3pm

Kids author and professional liar, Marth Chan shares his secret to making stories believable. He reveals his tips and tricks to turning any situation into an exciting story. Along the way, you'll learn a few things, tell a few lies, and have a lot of fun!

Register for Liar's Club with Marty Chan

Marty Chan

Amanda Milke Presents: Mixed Media Circles and Weaving

May 15, 2021

Join artist Amanda for these fun and colorful workshops!

Spots are limited to a maximum of 15 participants.

Mixed Media Circles
10am - 12pm

We will create and explore the symbolism behind the circle as we create our own modern art piece.

Mixed Media Circles

Weaving
2 - 4pm

Participants will learn how to wrap around an embroidery hoop to create a circular loom and to make their own one of a kind weaving piece of artwork.

Weaving

Register for Mixed Media Circles and/or Weaving with Amanda Milke

Virtual Calligraphy with Oh So Sunny

POSTPONED

Join Amy to learn the technique of calligraphy - all materials will be delivered before the session.

Spots are limited to a maximum of 25 participants.

Oh So Sunny

Art Walk

YouthFest 2021 will be hosting an Art Walk this year in the fall, details are being currently worked out on what that will look like.

Registration will open at a later date