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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: 

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


 

Wiggles and Giggles (Parent and Tot, 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 years; all children under 5 years are welcome. Caregiver participation is required.  Groups may not meet on school holidays and Professional Development Days.

M Jan 8 – Mar 26 9:30am-10:15am   Drop-in/Free

* Family Centre will not be open during program time

** Program does not run on Stat holidays (Feb 12)

 

Fun for Little Ones (Parent and Tot, 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. Please note this is a structured program and caregiver participation is required.  

T Jan 9 – Mar 27 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 Jan 10 – Mar 28 9:30am-10:30am Drop-In/$1 per family or daycare child

 

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 Jan 11 – Mar 29

Dinner: 5pm-6pm     

Drop-In: 5:30pm – 6:30pm Children 0-6 yrs must be accompanied by a parent        

 

Parent and Tot Playgroup (0 to 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

January 8 – Mar 29    

M  10:15-12pm

T   10:15-12pm

W  10:30-12pm  

Th  5:30pm-6:30pm 

  


+ 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.