Bismarck’s Life After School Time (BLAST) is an after-school recreation based program that takes place at selected elementary school sites. Participants enjoy games and activities with their peers and leaders in a safe and supervised environment.

Grades Dates Days Time
K-5 School Year M-F 3:05 – 6pm

*BLAST follows the school year calendar and is not held on site when school is not in session for school breaks/holidays/staff training.

BLAST Locations:

  • Centennial
  • Grimsrud
  • Liberty
  • Miller
  • Northridge
  • Prairie Rose
  • Rita Murphy
  • Shiloh
  • Solheim
  • Sunrise
  • There is limited enrollment at all sites.
  • For questions about the BLAST program, please call 222-6455.


  • $120/month
  • $240 due at time of registration. This will be applied to first and last month’s bill.
  • Children enrolled in the BLAST program must attend school at that site.

* Bismarck Parks and Recreation does not manage the after school programs at Lincoln, Moses, Myhre, Will-Moore and Pioneer schools. If you are interested in attending those schools, you can contact Missouri River Educational Cooperative at 751-4041.