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.

2014 Summer Camps: It's easy to get started... choose your child's age & pick an activity... too many choices... we list hundreds of full time & part time summer camps & programs :-) ...try adding a location, time of day, price range or facility to your search

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Check out Kids Guide to Victoria for weekend family fun!

Upcoming Family Events:

July 25th - Sept 28th | Victoria Harbour Ferry Water Ballet | Inner Harbour Read more...

July 25th - Aug 3rd | Victoria's Shakespeare by the Sea | Clover Point - Read more...

July 31 - Roving Play Parks | Sangster Elementary School - Read more...

August 1st | Free B Film Festival | Legislature lawn " Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure" Read more...

August 3rd | Victoria Symphony Splash | Inner Harbour - Read more...

August 4th | Celebrate BC Day | St.Ann's Academy  - Read more...

August 4th | BC Day Celebration | Westhill Stadium - Read more...


Upcoming Camps:

Google's Maker Camp - Aug 4th- Aug 8th | DIY Music - We may not know the name of the song, but if you hum a few bars, we can probably build an instrument to play it on. We learn how at Maker Camp this week. While building a guitar or an amplifier may seem like something only craftspeople can do, you'd be surprised what you can make with a few parts scrounged from around your home. This is a free on-line interactive camp...AWESOME!!


Skateboard Camp - Aug 5th - 8th |  Gordon Heads most popular camp. Learn to grind or ollie in this instructional program for skate boarders. Learn how to safely land tricks and learn general skateboard maintenance. Plus throw in a few swims for the ultimate camp experience. Helmets a must, elbow, knee and wrist pads strongly recommended.


Claymation Movie Production - Aug 5th - 8th | Make your own clay characters come to life! Participants will build their own clay characters, sets and props; develop a script; shoot movie scenes; and then edit and add sounds and special effects to complete the whole project. now offers a newsletter.

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More Events in Victoria:    Tourism Victoria Event Calendar    |    Island Music Festival List    |   DVBA Events


Kid & Parent Focused Facilities & Businesses: 

Pain Free Taxes - We have the skills, experience and expertise to take the stress and worry out of filing your taxes and taking care of your business. So you can focus on what matters. Fully Mobile Service that comes to you.

Sportball - Sportball helps children (16 months - 12 years old) to develop socially as well as physically, through a curriculum designed to reinforce self-confidence free from the pressure of competition.

Little Monkey Rentals - This is a family-owned-and-operated company specializing in baby-equipment rentals.  If you're planning a trip to our beautiful city (or are expecting pint-sized visitors), we'll supply the cribs, car seats, and other you don't have to.

Camp Qwanoes  - is a youth-oriented high-adventure non-profit Christian camp situated on 54 acres of magnificent scenic waterfront property on Vancouver Island.

Westshore Motocross - The Learn to Ride program is 1.0 hr course on how to safely operate and control a beginner dirt motorcycle.


Professional Development Days 2014 / 2015

Victoria SD #61

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

Sooke SD #62

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

Saanich SD #63

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