Activism Through Art partners Bow Valley artists with students to produce art with themes of consent, empathy, self-care, and inclusion.

This is an opportunity for youth ages 12-14 and 15-17 to gain artistic experience and expertise from artist facilitators presenting a variety of mediums, and to connect with other creative youth in the Bow Valley.


Thursdays from 4:00pm to 6:30pm

Group 1 (Ages 12-14) Session Dates: January 16, January 23, January 30, February 6

Group 2 (Ages 15-17) Session Dates: February 27, March 5, March 12, March 19


Great Room at YWCA Banff Hotel, 102 Spray Avenue, Banff.

Transportation can be provided for youth traveling to and from Banff.

Dinner will be provided at each session.

Participants who complete the 4-week program will receive an honorarium, and the opportunity to display their art at a showcase event in May.

This program presented by YWCA Banff is free, and spaces are limited.

Register below, and contact us at or 403.760.3200 if you have questions.

For more information about Activism Through Art, and other programs offered by YWCA Banff, please contact 403.760.3200 or