Island Parent Magazine

Pick-Up Locations

Ask for or pick up your copy of Island Parent at one of the following locations:

Serious Coffee locations throughout Vancouver Island and in Powell River (to find locations, visit

Royal Oak
BCAA, #120-777 Royal Oak Drive
Bellies in Bloom, #104-4489 Viewmont Avenue
Country Grocer, 4420 West Saanich Road
Falcon Gymnastics, 721 Vanalman
Saanich Mental Health, #201-4478 West Saanich Road
Scallywags, #170-777 Royal Oak Drive
South Island Distance Education, 475 Wilkinson Road
Royal Oak Middle School, 4564 West Saanich Road
Saanich Commonwealth, 4636 Elk Lake Drive
Thrifty Foods, 777 Royal Oak Drive

Central Saanich
Brentwood Bay Library, 1209 Clarke Road
Saanich Health, 2170 Mt. Newton X-Rd.
Thrifty Foods, 7860 Wallace Drive

Downtown Victoria
BC Families in Transition, 899 Fort Street
Blanshard & Fort • BOX
Blanshard Community Centre, 901 Kings Road
Broad Street • BOX, Broad Street outside CTV
Central Branch Library, 735 Broughton Street
Central Branch Library • BOX, 735 Broughton Street
Chapters, 1220 Douglas Street
Child Care Resource & Referral, 2001 Douglas Street
Chinatown Entrance • BOX, Fisgard & Government
Crystal Pool, 2275 Quadra Street
GT Hiring Solutions, 1483 Douglas Street
Hip Baby, 560 Johnson
Kaboodles, 1320 Government
Mothering Touch, 975 Fort
Munro's Books, 1108 Government
READ Society, #202-990 Hillside Avenue
Scallywags, 624 Fort Street
Schoolhouse Teaching Supplies, 2014 Douglas Street
The Bay Centre, Info Booth
The Market on Yates, 903 Yates Street
Victoria Immigrant & Refuge Centre, 637 Bay
Victoria Gymnastics, 2051 Store Street
Vitamin Shop, 1212 Broad Street
Victoria Conservatory of Music, 907 Pandora
Wendy's Restaurant, 776 Bay Street
YM/YWCA, 851 Broughton Street

James Bay
COHO Ferry Terminal • BOX
James Bay Community Centre, 140 Oswego Street
James Bay Thrifty Foods • BOX, 475 Simcoe
James Bay Community Project, 547 Michigan
Michigan & Government • BOX
Royal BC Museum, 675 Belleville Street

Oak Bay
Abby Sprouts, #108-1841 Oak Bay Avenue
Abra Kid Abra, 2024 Oak Bay Avenue
Buddies Toys, 2533 Estevan Avenue
Castleview Preschool, 1675 Joan Crescent
Crumsby's, 2509 Estevan Avenue
Estevan Village • BOX Near Buddies Toys
Glenlyon-Norfolk School, 801 Beach Drive
Mental Health EMI, 2328 Trent Street
Oak Bay Library, 1442 Monterey
Pharmasave • BOX, 2200 Oak Bay Avenue
Recreation Oak Bay, 1975 Bee Street
Science Works, 1889 Oak Bay Avenue
Starbucks • BOX, 1959 Fort Street
St. Patrick's School, 2368 Trent Street
Victoria Pediatric Dental, #205-1830 Oak Bay Avenue 

Cook & Oxford • BOX
Fairfield Community Centre, 1330 Fairfield Road
Fairfield Thrifty Foods, 1590 Fairfield Road
Family Maintenance, 908 Pandora Avenue
Intercultural Association, 930 Balmoral
Pizzeria Prima Strada, #105-230 Cook Street
Ross Bay Preschool, 1620 Earle Street 

Belfry Theatre, 1291 Gladstone Avenue
CRD Speech & Hearing, 1947 Cook Street
Cridge Society, 1190 Kings Road
Fernwood Community Centre, 1240 Gladstone Avenue
Oakland Community Centre, 2629 Victor
Oakland Community Centre, #1-2827 Belmont Avenue
Toes & Taps, 1733 Cook Street
Women in Need, 1803 Cook Street

Gordon Head
Arbutus Grove Kindergarten, 3905 Haro Road
Braefoot Centre, 1359 MacKenzie Avenue
Cedar Hill Recreation Centre, 3220 Cedar Hil Road
Emmanuel Preschool, 2121 Cedar Hill X-Rd.
Gordon Head Recreation Centre, 4100 Lambrick Way
GT Hiring Solutions, #201-3962 Bordon Street
Henderson Recreation, 2291 Cedar Hill X-Rd.
Lizzy Lee & Me, 3655 Shelbourne Street
Maria Montessori, 1841 Fairburn Drive
McDonald's Restaurant, 1567 Cedar Hill X-Rd.
Mt. Tolmie Market, Unit A, 3517 Richmond Road
Nellie McClung Branch Library, 3950 Cedar Hill Road
Oxford Learning, 1595 MacKenzie Avenue
Pearkes Building (Queen Alexandra), 2400 Arbutus Road
St. Michaels University School, 320 Victoria
Stages Dance, #301-1551 Cedar Hill X-Rd.
Sylvan Learning Centre, C-1623 MacKenzie Avenue
Thrifty Foods, 1626 MacKenzie Avenue
UVic Family Centre, 2375 Lam Circle

Camosun College Daycare, 4461 Interurban Road
Discovery School, 1052 Wilkinson Road
Eaton Arrowsmith, #200-3200 Shelbourne Street
McDonald's Restaurant, 3465 Saanich Road
Native Friendship Society, 231 Regina Avenue
North Douglas Church, 675 Jolly Place
Parkdale Daycare, 1095 Tolmie Avenue
Pearkes Recreation Centre, 3100 Tillicum Road
Playtime Preschool, 550 Obed Avenue
Rogers Childcare, 765 Rogers Avenue
Saanich Centennial Branch Library, 3100 Tillicum Road
Saanich Neighbourhood Place, 3100 Tillicum Road
Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary, 3873 Swan Lake Road
Thrifty Foods, 3995 Quadra
Thrifty Foods • BOX, 3475 Quadra
Tillicum Centre, 3170 Tillicum Road
Tillicum Centre Medical, #14-3170 Tillicum Road

View Royal
Thrifty Foods, 1495 Admirals Road
Island Kids Academy, 286 Island Highway
View Royal Preschool, 279 Island Highway

4Cats Arts Academy, 2285 Bellamy Road
City Centre Arena, 1089 Langford Parkway
Colwood Library, 1767 Island Highway
Danielle Studios, #129-735 Goldstream Avenue
Foster Parent Support Services, #145-735 Goldstream Avenue
Goldstream Food Market, 976 Goldstream Avenue
JamTots, #111-2945 Jacklin Road
Juan de Fuca Recreation Arena, 1767 Island Highway
Juan de Fuca Recreation Pool, 1767 Island Highway
Kids Cottage, 1767 Island Highway
McDonald's Restaurant, 1742 Island Highway
Market on Millstream, #125-2401C Millstream Road
Military Family Resource Centre, 2610 Rosebank Road
Playzone, 1089 Langford Parkway
St. Anthony's Medical Centre, 582 Goldstream
Sylvan Learning, 3145 Jacklin
Thrifty Foods, 1860 Island Highway
Tumblebums, #133-735 Goldstream Avenue

Vic West
Big Brothers Big Sisters, 230 Bay Street
Sailor Jack, 424 Craigflower Road
Vic West Community Centre, 521 Craigflower

Archie Browning Sports Centre, 1151 Esquimalt Road
Base Hospital, 1200 Colville
Country Grocer, 1153 Esquimalt Road
Child, Family & Community Services, 1195 Esquimalt Road (2nd Floor)
Esquimalt Branch Library, 1231 Esquimalt Road
Esquimalt Neighbourhood House, 511 Constance
Esquimalt Public Health Unit, 530 Fraser
Esquimalt Recreation Centre, 527 Fraser
Island Kids Academy, 538 Fraser
Military Family Resource, 1505 Esquimalt Road
Resources Adoption/Guardianship, 1195 Esquimalt (1st Floor)

ABC Country Restaurant, 2900 Douglas Street
Burnside Community Centre, 471 Cecelia Road
Coffee Patch, #200-815 Cloverdale Avenue
Lifestyle Market, 2950 Douglas Street
Mayfair Mall, 3147 Douglas Street
Red Robin Restaurant, 300 Tolmie Avenue
Selkirk Montessori, 2970 Jutland Road
T.J.'s The Kiddlies Store, 3045C Douglas Street

North Saanich/Sidney
Allegro Dance, 3695 Emard Terrace
Beacon Community Services, 9751 Third Street
Buddies Toys, 2496 Beacon Avenue
Children's Bookshop, 2442 Beacon Avenue
In the Garden Daycare, 8695 Emard Terrace
Kiddin' Around, 9769 5th Street
Lakeview Christian School, 729 Cordova Bay Road
Nilxtu'o, #1-2475 Mt. Newton
Panorama Leisure Centre, 1885 Forest Park Drive
Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre, 9811 Seaport Place
Sidney Library, 10091 Resthaven
Star Cinema, 9842 Third Street
The Roost, 9100 East Saanich Road

Mom's Cafe, 2036 Shields Road
Seaparc Leisure Complex, 2168 Phillips Road
Sooke Region Museum, 2070 Phillips Road
Stick in the Mud, 6715 Eustace Road
Subway Restaurant, #1280-6660 Sooke Road
Village Foods, 103-6661 Sooke Road
West Coast Family Medical Clinic, #1300-6660 Sooke Road
Western Foods, 1400-6660 Sooke Road 

Mill Bay Centre
Catrina's Grill, 2720 Mill Bay Road
Mill Bay Library, #310-2720 Mill Bay Road
Thrifty Foods, 2720 Mill Bay Road

Cobble Hill Centre
Bucknuck Books, #47-1400 Cowichan Bay Road
Cobble Hill Dental, #55-1400 Cowichan Bay Road
Country Grocer, #33-1400 Cowichan Bay Road
South Cowichan Eyecare, #56-1400 Cowichan Bay Road
Valleyview Centre, 1400 Cowichan Bay Road
Valleyview Treatment Clinic, #27-1400 Cowichan Bay Road

Cobble Hill/Shawnigan Lake
A & W Restaurant, 828 Deloume Road
Aitken & Fraser General Store, 2750 Shawnigan Lake Road
Kerry Park Recreation Centre, 1035 Shawnigan Mill Bay Road
McDonald's Restaurant, 2730 Berry Road
Shawnigan Lake Community Centre, 2804 Shawnigan Lake Road
Sunrise Waldorf School, 2148 Lakeside Road

Whippletree Junction
Pioneer Restaurant, 4675 Trans Canada Highway

South Duncan
Old Farm Market, 5164 Francis

Community Options, 200 Cowichan Way
Duncan Mall, 250 Trunk Road
Growing Together, 290B Cairnsmore Street

Downtown Duncan
Big Brothers Big Sisters, #1-60 Ingram
Clements Centre, 5856 Clements Street
Cowichan Aquatic Centre, 2653 James Street
Cowichan Recreation Centre, 2653 James Street
Cowichan Library, 2687 James Street
Coleman Medical, 186 Kenneth Street
Cowichan Valley Family Life, #28-127 Ingram Street
Duncan Garage Cafe & Bakery, 330 Duncan Street
Early Intervention & Therapy, 5856 Clements Street, 2nd Floor
Giggle Gear, 63 Station Street
Indigo Children's Consignment, 131 Station Street
Kidz Co Day Care, 2731 James Street
Matraea Mercantile, 170 Craig Street
Margaret Moss Health Centre, 675 Canada Avenue
McDonald's Restaurant, 5883 Trans Canada Highway
Red Balloon, 158 Craig Street
Twisted Mug Cafe, 80 Station Street
Wendy's Restaurant, 5845 Trans Canada Highway

North Duncan
A & W Restaurant, 5838B Trans Canada Highway
Kinderbeez, #110-2755 Beverly Street
Thrifty Foods, 2755 Beverly Street

Chemainus Foods, 9790 Willow Street
Chemainus Health Food Store, 9738 Willow Street
Chemainus Information Centre, 9796 Willow Street
Chemainus Theatre, 9737 Chemainus Road

A & W Restaurant, 12615 Trans Canada Highway
Indigo Children's Consignment, 436 1st Street
Ladysmith Community Centre, 810 6th Avenue
Ladysmith Resources Centre, 630 2nd Avenue 

A & W Restaurant, 50 10th Street
ABC Restaurant, 6671 Mary Ellen Way
Beban Park Pool, 2300 Bowen Road
Beban Park Social Centre, 2300 Bowen Road
Bowen Park Centre, 500 Bowen Road
Boys & Girls Club, 20 5th Street
Child Development Centre, 1135 Nelson
Country Club Mall, 3200 North Island Highway
Country Grocer, 1800 Dufferin Crescent
Enchanted Woodlands Daycare, 1243 Nelson
Flipside Gymnastics1, 911 Wilfert Road
Happy Island Diaper Services, 1975 Boxwood Road
Huckleberry Baby Shop, 3148 Barons Road
Island Natural Health Foods, 6560 Metral Drive
Jumping Jiminy's, 2980 North Island Highway
Kool & Child, 208 Wallace
McDonald's Restaurant, 4750 Rutherford Road
McDonald's Restaurant, 1213 Princess Royal Avenue
Malaspina University Daycare, 900 5th Street
Marantha Foursquare Church, 6553 Portsmouth
Nanaimo Aquatic Centre, 741 Third Street
Nanaimo Library, 4390 Boban
Oliver Woods Community Centre, 6000 Oliver Road
Pacific Child Care, 3156 Barons Road
Pumpkin Pie Kids, 411A Fitzwilliam Street
Quality Foods, 2220 Bowen Road
Ravensong Aquatic Centre, 737 Jones Street
Regional District of Nanaimo, 6200 Hammond Bay Road
The Children's Treehouse, 60 Commercial Street
Tom Lee Music, #10-6894 North Island Highway
Wendy's Restaurant, 2900 North Island Highway
Woodgrove Centre, 6631 Island Highway

Aspengrove School, 7660 Clark Drive
Lantzville Boys & Girls Club, #7-7221 Lantzville
Lantzville Market, 7201 Lantzville

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