BC Parks Health & Safety Guidelines

As we get back into our provincial parks, it is critical that we continue to abide by the guidelines and recommendations of the Provincial...

Six Ways to Celebrate Island Trails

Parks and recreation sites are open across B.C. This summer, British Columbians will be able to camp—close to home and throughout the province.We’re blessed...

Kid-friendly Camping

Summertime. What to do with the kids that’s safe and won’t bankrupt the family? Luckily, the glories of British Columbia’s diverse and beautiful landscapes...

Summer Photos

Every entry into Island Parent’s annual Family Summer Guide photo contest was cover worthy, but they wouldn’t all fit! So here is a sampling...

Captivating Critters

Never mind the scientific studies that show how interacting with animals can elevate a person’s levels of serotonin and dopamine, which can act as...

Kid-friendly Ways to (Re)Engage with the Royal BC Museum

It’s been a summer certainty for generations of Island families: a visit to the Royal BC Museum to catch a blockbuster feature exhibition and...

Hit the Trails

Lace up your hiking boots, grab your walking stick, a snack and a bottle of water, and head on out to enjoy the sights....

A Summer of Stories

The weeks and months since mid-March have been a period of adaptation. Modifying routines has looked different for different people, with some experiencing more...

BC Summer Reading Club at Your Local Library

Explore our universe page by page with the BC Summer Reading Club! Kids 12 and under will be inspired to read all summer and...

Family Summer Guide 2020

Check out what to do with your family this summer!

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