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Family Programs

Family Programs

Family Drop-in Playtime & Activities for Ages 5 and Under.

NOTES, CLOSURES & UPDATES 

Check out our Children's Programs for ages 16 months and up! 

Family Centre will be closed: 

  • August 28 - September 4, 2017
  • Dec 11, 2017-Jan 1, 2018
  • Weekends & Stat holidays 

Schedule subject to change without notice - please call 250-388-5251 during Front Desk hours for the most current info. 


 

Wiggles and Giggles  (2-4 yrs)

Join us for active play in the Burnside Activity Centre. Get the wiggles out with this new interactive program that includes games, movement, and fun! The program includes organized games, movement, exercise, and free play. Best suited for ages 2–4 yrs; all children under 5 yrs are welcome. Caregiver participation is required. Family Centre will not be open during program time. Groups may not meet on school holidays and Professional Development Days.

M   Sep 11-Dec 4  9:30am-10:15am   Drop-in/Free

Fun for Little Ones (2-5 yrs) 

Enjoy singing, movement, reading and fun with your little ones. The program encourages child development through singing, movement, stories and bonding between child and caregiver. This is a structured program. Caregiver participation is required.  

T   Sep 6 – Dec 5   9:30am-10:15am  Drop-in/Free  

Toddler Arts and Crafts Drop-In (2–5 yrs)

Explore your creative side! Each week features a different craft designed with the preschooler in mind. Smocks and soap provided. Creative activities can be messy, so please dress children appropriately.  Caregiver participation is required.

W  Sep 7 – Dec 6   9:30am-10:30am     Drop-In/$1 per family and daycare child

Parent and Tot Playgroup (0- 5 yrs)

This is an opportunity for young children and their caregivers to meet and play in an informal atmosphere with toys, and books. Snacks provided. Groups may not meet on school holidays and Professional Development Days.   Drop-In/Free

Sep 6 – Dec 6    

M     10:15-12pm       

T      10:15-12pm     

W     10:30-12pm      

Th     5:30pm-6:30pm 

Family Dinner & Drop-In   (Family/Children Ages 0-18)

Families are invited for a delicious dinner prepared by staff and volunteers every Thursday evening. After dinner, stay and have a play in the family centre after dinner. Assistance with set-up and clean-up is appreciated. Dinner is served at 5pm.  Suggested donation $2 per family.

Th  Sep 7-Nov 30 

Dinner: 5pm-6pm / Family Centre Drop-In: 5:30pm-6:30pm (Children 0-6 yrs must be accompanied by a parent)       

** Christmas Family Dinner – Dec 7, 2017. 5-6:30 pm ~ Registration Required.  
** Family Dinner Program will be closed Dec 8, 2017 – Jan 7, 2018.

  


+ City of Victoria LIFE credits welcome for select programs. Call 250-388-5251 to register. Payment is required at the time of registration. 


Please note: The Burnside Gorge Community Association facilities are closed on stat holiday dates and weekends. Schedule subject to change without notice - please call 250-388-5251 during Front Desk hours for the most current info.