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Welcome to the Kodiak Youth Activities List! This community resource focuses on programs, groups, and activities for Kodiak Youth, ages 5 through 18. Please note activities run by the Kodiak Island Borough School District are not listed. 

Fee Based

Tumbling/Gymnastics

Archipelago CrossFit

326 Center St Suite 90E

www.facebook.com/archipelagocrossfit

(208) 201-2397

CONTACT: Lisa Frick

Fitbyfrick@gmail.com

 

$ Fee based

AGES:  Elementary School (grades K-5)

SCHEDULE: Meets Weekly

Calling all inquisitive explorers, young anglers, brilliant biologists, future fish nerds, and generally nature-curious kiddos! Youth Fish & Wildlife Club aims to tap into youth curiosity and wonder, foster appreciation for nature and culture in Alaska, engage young people informally with science, and teach proficiency in outdoor skills.

 

Join us every Wednesday at 4PM (Alaska time) to learn about a new topic. Check out the website to connect.

Little Dribblers

City of Kodiak Parks and Rec

www.city.kodiak.ak.us/parksrec

 907-486-8669

CONTACT: Czarina Arbues, Teen Center Recreation Coordinator

carbues@city.kodiak.ak.us

 

$ FEES

AGES: Grades 3rd-6th

SCHEDULE: Fall Program

For Boys & Girls in 3rd – 6th grade youth basketball program. Teams are evenly split by skill level of participants in 4 separate divisions (Boys 3rd & 4th, Boys 5th & 6th, Girls 3rd & 4th, Girls 5th & 6th).

Location is dependent on available gym space- usually Middle School and North Star Elementary gyms.

Spring Youth Soccer

City of Kodiak Parks and Rec

Baranof Field Turf/Ice Rink

www.city.kodiak.ak.us/parksrec

907-486-8669

CONTACT: Czarina Arbues, Teen Center Recreation Coordinator

carbues@city.kodiak.ak.us

 

$ FEES

AGES: Kindergarten-8th Grade

SCHEDULE: Spring Program

Co-Ed youth soccer league for youth Kinder – 8th grade. Teams are evenly split by skill level of participants in 4 different divisions (Kinder & 1st grade, 2nd & 3rd grade, 4th & 5th grade, and 6th-8th grade).

Youth Flag Football

City of Kodiak Parks and Rec

Baranof Field Turf

www.city.kodiak.ak.us/parksrec

907-486-8669

CONTACT: Czarina Arbues, Teen Center Recreation Coordinator

carbues@city.kodiak.ak.us

 

$ Fees

AGES: 3rd-8th Grade

SCHEDULE: Summer Program

Co-Ed youth flag football league for youth in grade 3rd – 8th grade. Teams are evenly split by skill level of participants in two divisions (3rd – 5th grade and 6th – 8th grade).

Youth Swim Lessons

Kodiak School and Community Swimming Pool

City of Kodiak Parks and Rec

www.city.kodiak.ak.us/parksrec/page/aquatics-0

800 Upper Mill Bay Road

907-481-2267

CONTACT: Heather Hubert, Aquatics Coordinator

 hhubert@city.kodiak.ak.us

 

$ FEES

AGES: Pre-school – 5th grade

SCHEDULE: Year Round

Swim Lessons are offered throughout the year at various times (Spring, Summer, Fall and Christmas Break). Levels offered are Pre-school Beginner, Pre-school Advanced, Level 1 and Level

Morning Program

City of Kodiak Parks and Rec

High School or Middle School (based on gym availability)/Baranof Field Turf/Ice Rink/Swimming Pool

www.city.kodiak.ak.us/parksrec

907-486-8669

CONTACT: Czarina Arbues, Teen Center Recreation Coordinator

carbues@city.kodiak.ak.us

 

$ FEES

Ages: Kindergarten – 6th Grade

SCHEDULE: Summer Program

Summer youth program for participants in Kinder – 6th grade to participate in group activities that are held in a school gym or on the Baranof park turf field. Other activities include swimming and trips to the Public Library.

Kodiak School and Community Swimming Pool

City of Kodiak Parks and Rec

www.city.kodiak.ak.us/parksrec/page/aquatics-0

800 Upper Mill Bay Road

907-481-2267

CONTACT: Heather Hubert, Aquatics Coordinator

hhubert@city.kodiak.ak.us

 

$ FEES

AGES: All ages

SCHEDULE: Year Round

There are numerous public events that occur at the Kodiak School and Community Swimming Pool that are available to youth. Please see our schedule located at the link below for a list of regular activities.

Baranof Park Ice Rink Activities

City of Kodiak Parks and Rec

www.city.kodiak.ak.us/parksrec/webform/ice-rink

1222 Chichenoff Street

907-486-8670

CONTACT: Corey Gronn, Parks and Recreation Director

cgronn@city.kodiak.ak.us

 

$ FEES

AGES: All ages

SCHEDULE: October- March

There are numerous events that occur on the ice that are available to youth. Please see our schedule located at the link below for a list of regular activities occurring during the ice season.

CrossFit Kids Kodiak Island

CrossFit Kodiak Island

170 Von Scheele Way

crossfitkodiakisland.com

 907- 512-2005

CONTACT: Tim Rockenbach

tim@crossfitkodiakisland.com

 

$ Fee based

AGES: Elementary Kids - Ages 5 and up.

SCHEDULE: 2x/week for 45 minutes

The CrossFit Kodiak Island Kid strength and conditioning program's goal is to inspire kids to develop a lifelong love of fitness. Our program will improve coordination, balance, agility, flexibility, and endurance through constantly varied workouts, all while having fun.

 

We strive to equip them with life skills that will set them up for success inside and out of the gym by instilling confidence, self-worth, perseverance, and tenacity in our athletes. It’s more than just exercise, it’s teaching kids how to make good decisions now in their nutritional choices and mindset that will help create positive habits as they grow and develop. Classes are held 2 times per week for 45 minutes and the cost is $80/month ($5 discount for ACH payments)

 

CrossFit Kodiak Island is an AK Teach vendor and can assist with getting reimbursement for home school Physical Education classes. Middle School & High School age please contact a coach directly for options.

Dig Afognak

Native Village of Afognak

www.afognak.org/dig-afognak

907-486-6357

Contact: Denise Malutin

denise@afognak.org

 

$ fee based

AGE: Elementary School (grades K-5)

SCHEDULE: Summer Camps

These camps offer Alutiiq cultural activities such as the Alutiiq language, art activities, subsistence, traditional beading or skin sewing, spending time with respected Elders, nature walks, healthy friendships, banya a low rope course and zip line. Participants will take part in traditional subsistence activities with local Elders and adult mentors, harvesting, preparing, processing and preserving traditional foods. The harvesting and recycling activities are intended to teach youth to protect and preserve our resources for the next generations to come. In addition, youth will learn vital wilderness survival methods through fun outdoor activities, games and competitions. Some of what the participants learn about first aide, exercise using survival techniques, kayak safety, and how to build shelters and fires. For more information about Dig Afognak Camp, please give us a call. Quyanaa!

Next Step Dance Kodiak

1220 E Rezanof Dr.

www.nextstepdancekodiak.com

907-654-5722

CONTACT: Mary Beth Loewen

dance@nextstepdancekodiak.com

 

$ Fee based

AGES: Ages 3- Adult

SCHEDULE: School year program, summer programs

Dance and gymnastic lessons for ages 3-adult

Next Step Dance provides high-quality dance instruction to all ages and provides students with a safe, accepting, and motivating environment in which to learn and grow in a variety of styles.

Kodiak 4-H

UAF Cooperative Extension Service

www.alaska4h.org/kodiak.html

(907) 486-1503

CONTACT: Kate Schaberg, Kodiak 4-H Program Coordinator

klschaberg2@alaska.edu

 

$ Fee Based

AGES: Kindergarten through 12th grade

SCHEDULE: School year program, summer programs

Kids complete hands-on projects in areas like health, science, agriculture and citizenship, in a positive environment where they receive guidance from adult mentors and are encouraged to take on proactive leadership roles.  Projects in Kodiak currently include arts/crafts, shooting sports, healthy living and gardening, baking, Cloverbud explorers, Teen Leadership, Photography, Dog Obedience, Horse & Horse Lovers, Farm & Ranch and more!

If you are interested in having your program/activity added to this list, please fill out this form

Please email corrections and updates to HK@kodiakhealthcare.org

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