ChildsPlay101 is a free year round directory that lists thousands of activities, camps, lessons, and programs for newborns, toddlers, kids and teens. 

Launched in 2009, we are the go-to-source for parents & caregivers when planning kids activities.  Our quick links to Family Fun & Free Activities makes finding the right program for each child fast & easy.

Teacher's Strike day camps are listed on our site! We post camps as we recieve them.

The fall & winter line up is fabulous!!  Choose from hundreds of after school & weekend activities, preschool programs, free & family friendly events & winter break camps

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Check out Kids Guide to Victoria for weekend family fun!

Upcoming Family Events:

August 30 - Sept 1st | Saanich Fair | Saanich Fair Ground Read more...

August 30 - Sept 1st | Greek Fest | Saanich - Read more...

September 5th | Outdoor Cinema | Esquimalt's Gorge Park - Read more...

September 6th | Free Observatory Star Party | Astronomical Society of Canada Read more...

Septmber 6th | Coast Capital Free Skate | Panorama Recreation - Read more...

September 6th | Moon Festival Latern Celebration | Gordon Head Rec Centre - Read more...

September 7th | 4 Cats Art Academy | Langford -  Read more...

September  13th - 14th | Victoria International Chalk Art Festival | Government Street - Read more...


Upcoming Programs:

I Love Water Polo | Sep 11th - Oct 30th | Oak Bay Recreation Centre

This is an introductory program created by Water Polo Canada. Swimmers will discover the game of water polo in a positive, play based environment that promotes fitness, fun, teamwork and sportsmanship. 


Sportball - After school | Sep. 11th - Oct 23rdVictoria West Community Centre

For those looking to apply some focus to their child's fundamental skills, and have an extra hour of activity after school. Each session we will be focusing on a new ball sport. Certified Sportball coaches will further develop key skills for the focus sport. Skills are developed in a confidence-building, non-competitive atmosphere. now offers a newsletter.

Our newsletter is sent out several times a year, and contains parenting tips, camp trends, our staff pick of best camps, new facilities, new apps, contests and more.

~~~ focuses on programs and events for kids aged 1- 14 and family fun events; for even more events check out these great resources:

Down Town Victoria Association -  Events Calendar        Tourism Victoria -  Victoria Events 


Here is a list of non-instructional days or Pro D Days for the 2014 / 2015 school year:

Victoria - SD#61

Monday, September 22, 2014
Friday, October 24, 2014
Friday, November 21, 2014
Friday, February 20, 2015
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
To be chosen by each school

Sooke - SD#62

Monday, September 15, 2014
Friday, October 24, 2014
Friday, November 21, 2014
Friday, February 20, 2015
Friday, April 17, 2015
Friday, May 1, 2015

Saanich - SD#63

Friday, October 24, 2014
Friday, November 7, 2014
Monday, November 10, 2014
Friday, February 20, 2015
Friday, April 24, 2015
Monday, May 4, 2015