Browse through San Diego’s Afterschool Activities Guide to find a variety of engaging classes and programs from comic-book creation to theater arts. Contact advertisers directly to register, and be sure to say you saw their ad in Family Magazine. SN indicates companies that are trained to care for children with special needs.
La Jolla, 858-534 3474
Join Birch Aquarium ocean educators as they lead a new virtual afterschool program beginning in October 2020. The new, 6-part multi-series will be offered in the fall, winter and spring for students in grades K-8. Topics range from discovering ocean habitats and creatures to designing ocean engineering solutions. Registration is now open. Visit the website to sign up today!
Fleet Science Center
Balboa Park, 619-238-1233
Sign up for Virtual Science Club with the Fleet. Each session offers new challenges for students of all ages with hands-on activities using materials found at home. Sessions are held weekly on Fridays at 3:30 pm for grades 1-4 and Saturdays at 12:30 pm for grades 5-8.
Girl Scouts San Diego
Helen Woodward Animal Center
Rancho Santa Fe, 858-765-4117
Check out our interactive virtual education videos and ideas for fun activities you can do at home! We hope you enjoy learning about our animal ambassadors and participating in the activities with your family.
Countywide (5 locations), 619-462-1955
Little Artists is now offering in-person and virtual drawing and painting classes for kids ages 4-18 at all five studio locations. All studios will operate at 50% capacity or less. Visit website to learn more about safety precautions and protocols and to sign up for a FREE in-person trial class.
Little Fish Comic Book Studio
Ocean Beach, 619-356-1103
Learn how to write and illustrate your own comic book at Little Fish Comic Book Studio! Choose from a variety of in-studio and virtual comic art classes.
San Diego Junior Theatre
Balboa Park, 619-239-1311
Scripps Performing Arts Academy
Scripps Ranch, 858-586-7834
Carmel Valley, 858-509-2624
Scripps Performing Arts Academy is a professional training facility for ballet, theatre, dance and music that provides a creative environment and instills self-confidence, self-esteem and teamwork. Join us in-studio, outside or online. All programs offered with limited class sizes, social distancing, fresh air and online options. Register for Fall 2020 today!
Published: September 2020