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

Our quick links to 2015 Spring Break Camps, Family Fun Events, and Free Activities, makes finding the right program for each child fast & easy.

Launched in 2009, we are the go-to-source for parents & caregivers when planning kids activities.

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Upcoming Family Events:

Jan 30th | RASCals of Cattle Point | Royal Astronomical Society of Canada - Read More...

Feb 1st | CRD Nature Walk | Devonian Regional Park - Read more...

Feb 9th | Family Day | Esquimalt Rec Centre - Read more...

Feb 11th | Family Potluck Dinner & Games Night | Oaklands Community Centre - Read more...

Feb 16th | Coast Capital Free Swim | Oak Bay Recreation Centre - Read more..

Feb 17th | Coast Capital Free Skate | Oak Bay Recreation Centre - Read more...


Staff Picks on Upcoming Programs:

Valentine's Chocolate Making Workshop | Feb 12th | Centennial Centre

Melt, mix, mould and decorate! This creative mini workshop will cover everything from chocolate lollypops to flavour-filled soft goodies. Participants will decorate and wrap their treats and make a special card to take home and give to that special someone.


How Do I Get a Pool Job | Feb 18th | Saanich Commonwealth Pool

Come and find out all the benefits of working at a pool.  In this free workshop, you will learn everything you need to know about the steps to become a certified lifeguard and swim instructor. Parents welcome.


FoodSafe - Level 1 | Feb 21st | Central Saanich Cultural Centre

Do you want to work in the food service industry? If so, be sure you have your FOODSAFE Level 1 certificate attached to your resume. This eight-hour course is a complete sanitation program for food handlers. Certificates are provided by the BC Ministry of Health and the Greater Victoria FOODSAFE Council after successful completion of the exam 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

Postponed - TBA
Friday, October 24, 2014
Friday, November 21, 2014
Friday, February 20, 2015
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
To be chosen by the school

Sooke - SD#62

Postponed - TBA
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