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 listed for this week.

Tentative deal in BC teachers' dispute! Looks like the kids will be going back to shool next week!!

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

ChildsPlay101... Where Play... Matters!

Check out Kids Guide to Victoria for weekend family fun!

Upcoming Family Events:

September 20th | Esquimalt Lantern Festival | Captain Jacobson Park - Read more...

September 21st | Puppets for Peace Celebration | Craigdarroch Castle to Government House - Read more...

September 21st | CRD's Seasonal Safari -Guided Walk | Mill Hill Regional Park - Read more...

September 26th | Coast Capital Free Swim | Gordon Head Rec. - Read more...

September 27th | Gorge Waterway Clean-Up | Selkirk Waterfront - Read more...


Upcoming Programs:

Wheelchair Sports | Sep 23rd - Oct 14thSaanich Commonwealth Pool

Did you know that 40% of wheelchair basketball athletes can walk? Come and see what all the fun is about! Learn some basic wheelchair skills and play lots of multi-sport games with our highly qualified coaches. Open to able-bodied and disabled participants. 


In The Spotlight | Sep. 24th - Nov 5thOak Bay Recreation Centre

Do you love the spotlight? This series of classes will emphasis on having fun, being creative and gaining confidence. With drama games, improv, and learning stage presence, youth will dive into the world of make-believe and work towards a performance for the last class to showcase to friends and family. 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

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

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