Fernie Youth Action Network

Event Date: 
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join the Fernie Youth Action Network for a fun and friendly game of bocce (that’s just a fancy Italian word for lawn bowling!) and then cool down with some yummy Italian inspired treats and Italian Sodas while you lounge in the park and visit with friends. (Practicing Safe Social Distancing)

Cost: Free

Due to Covid safety precautions and procedures spaces are limited in their summer programs and events. Visit their website to register!


Event Date: 
Friday, July 17, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join the Fernie Heritage Library for a fun, friendly, and hilarious game of Pictionary while you sip vintage cream soda and munch on some popcorn from Fernie’s Polar Peak Popcorn.

Juniors: Ages 12-15 (Entering Grades 7-9) 3:00-4:00

Seniors: Ages 16-19 (Entering Grades 10-12) 2:00-3:00

FYAN Outdoor Youth Centre at The Fernie Heritage Library Garden

Cost: Free! But Space is very limited due to our new Covid protocols. They will fill on a first come first serve basis.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Friday until Fri May 08 2020.
Friday, April 24, 2020
Friday, May 1, 2020
Friday, May 8, 2020

Sharpen those knives, ready the pans, and fire up the stove… It’s the Fernie’s Teen Top Chef Challenge!

April 17-May 8th
Week 1: Appies and Starters (April 17-April 24th)
Week 2: The Main Course (April 24th-May 1)
Week 3: Sweet Endings: Desserts (May 1-May 8)

Get ready to put your Culinary Skills to the test!

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Monday and every Thursday until Wed Apr 15 2020.
Monday, March 30, 2020
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Monday, April 6, 2020
Thursday, April 9, 2020
Monday, April 13, 2020

Their big Community Clothing Swap Party, scheduled for April 2020 has been postponed indefinitely (boo coronavirus) so they’ve decided to have some online fashion fun with some great prizes!

The challenge runs from March 30th-April 15th.

Event Date: 
Sunday, February 9, 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm

The Teen Happiness Lab Presents: Best Year Ever!


Slay the Semester on your terms your way! Discover your strengths with the VIA Strengths Finder, a scientifically validated survey that is regarded as a central tool of positive psychology. It’s been used in hundreds of research studies and taken by over 8 million people in over 190 countries.

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 27, 2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm

For youth 12-18 years. They have 8 spots and it’s free! A signed waiver is required. Email yancoordinator@fernie.ca for a spot!

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Oct 26 2018.
Friday, October 5, 2018
Friday, October 12, 2018
Friday, October 19, 2018
Friday, October 26, 2018
3:45pm - 5:45pm

Baking Classes with Knead to Know
10 spots available
4 classes - October 5, 12, 19, 26

Free for ages 12-18. A wavier is required. Email yanccordinator@fernie.ca to reserve a spot and please list any dietary restrictions.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Feb 27 2018.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Join the Fernie Youth Action Network in crafting and manifesting more joy in your life! In this 4 week workshop you will visualize life 10 years from now, create goals and affirmations to take us there, make self-care crafts and implement other positive practices.

What’s included:

  • Vision board crafting
  • Goal-coaching
  • Gratitude and self-care practices
  • Self esteem building
  • All art materials

Feb. 6, 15, 20, 27. FREE for Youth 12-18 years,

Event Date: 
Saturday, January 27, 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm

The first one was so much fun, the Fernie Youth Action Network is doing it again! Arcade games from 1-4pm, pizza provided. FREE for ages 12-18! 

Please RSVP, no waiver required.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Friday 6 times.
Friday, January 12, 2018
Friday, January 19, 2018
Friday, January 26, 2018
Friday, February 2, 2018
Friday, February 9, 2018
Friday, February 16, 2018
3:45pm - 5:45pm

Join the Fernie Youth Action Network for a 6 week cooking course with SJ - starting January 12th, 2018! Every Friday from 3:45pm-5:45pm, only 12 spots available so reserve your spot asap! Free for ages 12-18.

Lesson #1
Pastry - Butternut Squash Tarts

Lesson $2
Italian - Pasta Making

Lesson #3
Japanese - Sushi/Knife skills

Lesson #4 
Baking - Bread Making