After School Programs

After-school programs play an important role in the success of the community by creating a safe place for school-age kids and teens to learn, explore and grow. Columbus Recreation and Parks offers a variety of after-school programs to meet the diverse needs of the Columbus community.

Arts Academy

The Columbus Recreation and Parks Arts Academy allows young artists, ages 5-15, to grow through an in-depth experience in visual art, dance, music and theatre, taught by professionals.

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Afterschool Rec Club

Capital Kids is an after-school enrichment program for children in grades K–5 that takes a comprehensive approach, leveraging state-of-the-art technology, field trips and high-performance standards to bolster your child’s academic achievement.

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Afterschool Classes

Columbus’ community centers offer a variety of classes for youth of all ages after school. Each center provides programming unique to that community. Check out your local center to learn more about the programs offered.

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