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Kid’s Activities Directory

North Phoenix offers dozens of quality after-school activities for kids. Our directory of kid’s activities can help you find the perfect fit for your children.


ARTS


Arizona Dance Artistry
625 W. Deer Valley Road, Suite 100
Phoenix, AZ 85027
602-314-8033
arizonadanceartistry.com
Strong focus on ballet curriculum and jazz technique. Performances, classes, workshops for ages 2 -18.

Dance Academy North
2510 W. Happy Valley Road, Suite 1245
Phoenix, AZ 85085
623-516-4690
danceacademynorth.com
All levels of ballet, tap, and jazz for students ages 3-adult.

Diamond Dance Works
34406 N. 27th Drive, Building 8
Phoenix, AZ 85085
623-582-9858
diamonddanceworks.com
Ballet, Pre-Pointe, jazz, tap, acro, lyrical, contemporary, and hip-hop.

LA Acting Academy
12840 N. 19th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85029
480-559-4372
laactingacademy.org
Acting classes taught by professional Hollywood actors, talent agents, managers and casting directors.

MudPie Studios
4220 W. Opportunity Way
Anthem, AZ 85086
623-551-9177
mudpiestudios.net
Ceramic and pottery painting for all ages. Pre-school classes, art lessons, mobile classes, custom t-shirts and more.

Musical Theatre of Anthem
42323 N. Vision Way
Phoenix, AZ 85086
623 336-6001
musicaltheatreofanthem.org
Performance theatre, workshops, outreach group for ages 3-adult.

Musicology
13802 N. Scottsdale Road, Suite 129
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
480-596-4020
An enhanced music program designed specifically for newborns through 3-year olds.
musicologyaz.com

North Phoenix Academy of Music
520-261-3268
Offers private in-home music lessons to families in the North Valley for ages two through adult.
facebook.com/pages/Sonoran-Foothills-North-Phoenix-Academy-of-Music-Phoenix-Arizona

North Valley Symphony Youth Orchestra
623-980-4628
northvalleysymphony.org
Youths in high school and middle school perform twice per year.

ProMusica Arizona
P.O. Box 74386
Phoenix, AZ 85087
623-326-5172
pmaz.org
Joint performances of its multi-generational chorale and orchestra.

Stage Dreams Youth Theater
24220 N 43rd. Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85310
623-252-9001
stagedreams.net
An educational theater program designed for children in grades K-12 to build confidence, friendships and theater experience.

Starlight Community Theater
1611 W. Whispering Wind Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85085
623-252-6815
starlightcommunitytheater.com
Performance theatre for youths and adults. 

Strum University
320 W. Lone Cactus Drive, #1
Phoenix, AZ 85027
strumuniversity.com
Guitar lessons, piano lessons, singing lessons, voice lessons, drum lessons, music lessons for kids.

Valley Youth Theatre
525 North First Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004
602-253-8188
vyt.com
A professional-quality theatre company dedicated to helping young people achieve their full potential through meaningful engagement, education, and excellence in the performing arts.


COOKING


Classic Cooking Academy
10411 E. McDowell Mountain Ranch Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
480-502-0177
ccacademy.edu
Culinary school for kid’s cooking classesand camps.


SPORTS


ARCHERY

Arizona Archery Club
1115 W. Deer Valley Road
Phoenix, AZ 85027
623-266-4647
azarcheryclub.com
Beginning and intermediate classes as well as private coaching are available for 8 and up.

Arizona Game and Fish
5000 W. Carefree Highway
Phoenix, AZ 85085
623-236-7233
azgfd.gov
Beginning and intermediate classes as well as private coaching are available for 8 and up. 


BADMINTON

Phoenix Badminton Center
21430 N. 15th Lane, Suite 114
Phoenix, AZ 85027
602-666-6169
phxbc.com
Offers training classes, clinics, and private lessons for all levels of players.


BASEBALL

High Desert Little League
3655 W. Anthem Way, Suite A-109-228
Anthem, AZ 85086
highdesertlittleleague.com
Baseball and softball programs in both the spring and fall for ages 4-14.

Deer Valley Little League
Phoenix, AZ 85083
hometeamsonline.com/teams/?u=DEERVALLEYLL&s=baseball&t=c
Baseball and softball programs in both spring and fall for ages 4-15.

D-Backs Baseball Academy
arizona.diamondbacks.mlb.com
Year-round baseball and fast-pitch softball instruction for ages 6-18. Clinics are offered throughout the year hosted in facilities Valleywide.


BASKETBALL

Tom Kuyper Basketball Camp
10020 N. 15th Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 85021
602-995-8877
tomkuyperbasketball.com
Shooting clinics, after-school sports club, club teams and leagues.

Desert Foothills Athletic Club
30845 N. Cave Creek Road, Suite 111
Cave Creek, AZ 85331
480-488-8485
dfacsports.com
Recreational leagues for boys and girls in grades 1-8.


CHEER

AZ Prestige Gymnastics & Cheer
5295 W. Phelps Road #1
Glendale, AZ 85306
602-548-8252
azprestige.com
Instructional classes in gymnastics, cheer & tumbling for boys and girls of all skill levels and abilities.

Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center
3110 E. Thunderbird Road
Phoenix, AZ 85032
602-992-5790
arizonasunrays.com
Two cheer programs, competitive and recreational, for ages 4-18.

FX Gymnastics
42302 N. Vision Way, Suite 108
Anthem, AZ 85086
602-697-7488
fxgymnastics.com

Jaguar Youth Cheer
P.O. Box 74203
Phoenix, AZ 85027
jaguarsyouthfootball.com
Organized cheer for ages 5-14.

K&K Elite Cheer Empire
952 W. Melinda Lane
Phoenix, AZ 85027
623-581-0883
kkelite.com
Teaches the spirit of cheerleading for all ages up to 18.

North Valley Gymnastics
20815 N. 28th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85050
602-404-3547
northvalleygymnastics.com
Recreational and competitive cheer for ages 7-18.

Royal Twist Cheer & Tumbling
4235 W. Opportunity Way, Suite 110
Phoenix, AZ 85086
623-551-2780
azroyaltwist.com
Tumbling classes and competitive cheer teams for ages 3-18.

Sabercats Cheer
515 E. Carefree Highway, #1046
Phoenix, AZ 85085
sabercatsfootball.com
Cheer for ages 5-15 years old in the greater Anthem, Tramonto, Desert Hills, Sonoran Foothills, Cave Creek/Carefree, New River, Black Canyon City, and North Phoenix area.


EQUESTRIAN

Equistar School of Riding
37333 N. 12th Street
Desert Hills, AZ 85086
602-663 0113
equistarschoolofriding.com
Offers the only preschool riding program for ages 5 and under, and adult and family riding lessons. Specialty programs include jumping, eventing, dressage as well as western pleasure, ranch horse and trail.

Horses Help!
2601 E. Rose Garden Lane
Phoenix, AZ 85050
602-569-6056
horseshelp.org
Hippotherapy, adaptive therapeutic riding, equine facilitated learning and more.

Knot Quite a Ranch
North Phoenix, AZ
623-703-7087
knotquitearanch.com
Lessons for students ages 7 and up. Program introduces the process of how horses think, behave and react and gives them the skills and confidence necessary to safely ride.


FOOTBALL

Deer Valley Pop Warner Football
One W. Deer Valley Road, #111
Phoenix, AZ 85027
602-564-6688
deervalleypopwarner.com
Tackle football leagues for ages 7-15; leagues are divided by weight.

Desert Highlands Youth Football
P.O. Box 74203
Phoenix, AZ 85027
jaguarsyouthfootball.com
Organized football leagues for ages 5-14. 


GOLF

Cave Creek Golf Course – City of Phoenix Program
15202 North 19th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85023
602-866-8076
phoenix.gov/golf
Affordable golf lessons year-round to Phoenix area youth, ages five to 17. Itty Bitty classes offered for 5-7 year olds and beginner through advanced classes offered to youth 8-17.

Junior Golf Association of Arizona
10888 N. 19th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85029
602- 944-6168
jgaa.org
Programs for youth to experience golf, clinics on etiquette and rules for tournament-ready juniors and tournaments, for juniors in all age groups.


GYMNASTICS

AZ Prestige Gymnastics & Cheer
5295 W. Phelps Road #1
Glendale, AZ 85306
602-548-8252
azprestige.com
Instructional classes in gymnastics, cheer & tumbling for boys and girls of all skill levels and abilities.

Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center
3110 E. Thunderbird Road
Phoenix, AZ 85032
602-992-5790
arizonasunrays.com
Tumbling programs for athletes ages 4 and up.

FX Gymnastics
42302 N. Vision Way, Suite 108
Anthem, AZ 85086
602-697-7488
fxgymnastics.com
Recreational and competitive gymnastics classes for ages 1 and up.

North Valley Gymnastics
20815 N. 28th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85050
602-404-3547
northvalleygymnastics.com
Recreational and competitive gymnastics, tumbling and trampoline for all ages.


ICE HOCKEY

Ice Den
9375 East Bell Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
480-585-7465
coyotesice.com
Hockey clinics and team sports for ages 4 and older. 


LACROSSE

Arizona Youth Lacrosse League
North Valley Predators
41524 N. Hudson Trail
Anthem, AZ 85086
623-256-7514
azlax.org
Programs are open to all boys from 3rd through 8th grade.

Pinnacle Girls Lacrosse
480-277-6406
pinnaclegirlslacrosse.com
Premier lacrosse organization in the Southwest that fields two varsity teams and one JV team with players from several North Phoenix high schools and middle schools.


MARTIAL ARTS

ATA Martial Arts
4235 W. Opportunity Way #100
Anthem, AZ 85086
623-465-2697
ataanthem.com
Taekwondo and martial arts classes for ages 3 & up. Also offers self-defense classes and private instruction.

CG Martial Arts Academy
13681 N. Litchfield Road, Suite B-137
Surprise, AZ 85396
623-810-8701
cgmartialarts.com
Martial arts classes for ages 4 and up. Also offers martial fitness, yoga, Tai Chi, and private lessons.

No Limits Karate Academy
2510 W. Happy Valley Road, Suite 1249
Phoenix, AZ 85085
623-869-6631
nolimitskarateacademy.com
Focuses on developing top leaders by teaching leadership skills, respect, perseverance, and goal setting through traditional karate.

Peaceful Warrior Martial Arts & Healing Center
7830 E. Redfield Road, Suites 11/12
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
480-200-1187
peacefulwarriorphx.com
A wide range of youth, teen and adult classes in various martial arts forms.


SWIMMING

Anthem Dolphins
41130 N. Freedom Way
Anthem, AZ 85086
623-879-3011
anthemdolphins.com
Competitive, year-round, USA swim team for swimmers ages 5 to 18.

Aqua-Tots Swim School
1930 W. Pinnacle Peak Road, #105
Phoenix, AZ 85027
623-879-7408
aquatots-phoenix.com
Year-round beginning, intermediate and advanced group, semi-private and private lessons plus parent/tot classes, stroke technique, swim team and water safety/survival for ages 6 months-14 years.

Swim Neptune
2708 W. Anthem Club Drive
Anthem, AZ 85086
623-742-6200
swimneptune.com
Year-round diving, stroke technique and swim team for ages 5-18.


SOCCER

Anthem Soccer Club
21823 N. 31st Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85027
623-582-2413
anthemsoccerclub.com
Training, player development and club teams for ages 8 to 18.

Arizona Sports Complex
3555 W. Pinnacle Peak Road
Glendale, AZ 85310
623-587-7171
arizonasportscomplex.com
Indoor recreational programs for ages 3-17.

North Valley Soccer Club
1729 E. Potter Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85024
480-395-5138
nvsoccer.org
Player development programs and competitive teams for ages 3 and up.

Sonoran Foothills Soccer League
1840 W. Sierra Sunset Trail
Phoenix, AZ 85085
602- 466-1860
sonoranfoothillssoccer.com
Recreational leagues, camps and private training for ages 2 and up. 


TECHNOLOGY


iKidsCode
515 East Grant Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004
623-200–8442
ikidscode.com/
An educational service that teaches key foundational technical skills including game design, coding, and robotics to children of all ages.


VOLLEYBALL

Arizona Fear Volleyball Club
P.O. Box 74531
Phoenix, AZ 85087
623-262-0276
azfear.com
Competitive traveling volleyball program for girls ages 12-15 and boys ages 15-18. Also offers developmental teams for younger players.


YOUTH SPORTS

Anthem Community Center
41130 N. Freedom Way
Anthem, AZ 85086
623-879-3011
onlineatanthem.com
Offers a variety of youth sports including basketball, football, lacrosse, roller hockey, soccer, street hockey, tennis, and tee-ball.

Future Stars
9299 W. Olive Avenue, Suite #507
Peoria, AZ 85345
623-326-4267
fsiesports.com
After-school sports programs including basketball, soccer, flag football, archery, and cheer at the following locations: Anthem Prep, Archway Glendale, BASIS Peoria, Candeo, Great Hearts Monte Vista, Joy Christian, Paradise Education Center, and Ridgeline Academy.

Goelet A. C. Beuf Community Center
3435 W. Pinnacle Peak
Phoenix, Arizona 85027
602-534-4754
phoenix.gov/parks/centers/beufcc
Offers a variety of youth sports including basketball, flag football, lacrosse, karate, soccer, tennis, and volleyball.

i9 Sports
North Valley locations include:
Mountainside Fitness – 2655 W. Carefree Hwy., Phoenix
Cave Creek Montessori School – 29209 N. 56th Street, Cave Creek
Esperanza Elementary School – 251 W. Mohawk Lane, Phoenix
Deer Valley Park – 19602 N. 19th Avenue, Phoenix
Fireside Community Center – 3775 E. Lone Cactus Drive, Phoenix
Foothills Sports Complex – 19073 N. 57th Avenue, Glendale
Arrowhead Elementary School – 7490 W. Union Hills Dr, Glendale
480-730-6446
i9sports.com
Offers baseball, basketball, football and soccer for ages 4-14.

North Phoenix Family magazine provides directories as a community service to assist families with their search for information and access to resources .If you know of additional resources or would like to be added to this list, please contact editorial@northphoenixfamily.com.

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