Recreation at Home

City of St. Albert Recreation Leaders are here for you!

Check out these easy and fun recreation activities for parents and kids to do at home. Please note that all ages stated or depicted in these videos are recommendations only, and are solely at the discretion of parents or guardians.

Food Science Fun

Thank Goodness it’s Family Night!

Follow this incredibly easy, 3-ingredient recipe to make some edible Starburst slime. All you need is some Starburst candy, powdered sugar and some oil. Also, as part of this Food Science Fun night – a science experiment for Exploding Lemons and a Minute to Win It challenge for the family to do together.

Exploding Lemons activity guide

Minute to Win It activity guide

The Egg Drop Challenge!

Watch Todd, Avery and Grayson as they complete the egg drop challenge and learn how to do your own at home with materials you probably have laying around the house. Ages 3-12.

Sensory Activities to Try at Home

Sensory activities provide endless opportunities for children to play and discover. Join Megan as she demonstrates how to make some fun and easy sensory bins and other activities in this short video. Ages 1-5.

Download the activity guide

How to make ice cream in a bag with Kit and Ellie

Indoor or outdoor fun for anyone who loves ice-cream and keeping your little one busy! Have fun with your little one as you whip up this simple ice cream recipe in under 20 minutes!

Download the recipe



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Last edited: June 10, 2020