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Family Programs

Family Programs

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

Registration is now required for all programs. Please call 250-388-5251 to book your spot! 

Parent & Tot

 

Love 2 Learn (ages 0-5)

Centred on fun, engaging, play-based learning Love 2 Learn focuses on making early learning activities transferable to the home environment. Weekly sessions will involve a story and share time as well as an activity kit to make and take home. At the end of each session families will set a goal to achieve during the week and explore it during the following group. Sessions will be held in the Family centre. 

Tuesdays           Jan 12 – Feb 23      9:30-11:30am 

 

Healthy Together 

This innovative and unique family education program brings families together to learn to make healthy choices and build healthy relationships. The sessions will involve group discussions to share ideas around choices to support physical and emotional health as well as how to make an easy, healthy meal each week. Participants will receive educational materials as well as the food items needed to make the weekly meal together. Families will also practice setting achievable healthy goals each session to be shared and reflected on the following week. Spaces are limited to ensure safe distances and registration is required. 

Wednesdays      Jan 13 – Feb 24    9:30-11:30am

 

Family Dinner

Families need to register for dinner by Tuesday at 4pm by calling the front desk at:  250-388-5251. Thursday between 5 and 5:45pm, pick up dinner to take away for an easy, nutritious weekday meal for your family.  Maximum 25 families.

Thursdays  5-6pm 

 

Nobody's Perfect
Nobody's Perfect is a place where parents can:

  • MEET with other parents of young children (ages 0-5)
  • SHARE questions or concerns and ideas about being a parent
  • LEARN about child development, safety, health and behaviour
  • TALK about real-life parenting experiences
  • WORK together with the support of a trained facilitator
  • DISCOVER ways of positive parenting

Within a group setting, parents participate in facilitated sessions that will: promote positive parenting; increase parents' understanding of children's health, safety, and behaviour; help parents build on the skills they have and learn new ones; improve parents' self-esteem and coping skills; increase self-help and mutual support; bring them in contact with community services and resources; and help prevent family violence. This is a registered program. Call today to book your spot, 250-388-5251. Subsidies may be available for childcare. Please enquire at registration.

Fridays             Feb 5 – Mar 12                   10 a.m.–12 p.m.         6/Free (registration required)