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Event from Aug. 17, 2019 to Sep. 17, 2019

August 17, 2019 | Saturday
The James Bay Community Market
| The corner of Menzies and Superior Street Victoria
Free
The James Bay Market would like to welcome you to its 2019 season. Beginning in May you will experience our artisan vendors who will showcase their amazing handmade items including pottery, jewellery, hand sewn and knitted clothing and accessories. You will love the fine handcrafted wood items, whimsical home décor and naturally crafted body products. We also have top-quality traditional baked goods, speciality sauces and seasonings and dried soup mixes. Hungry? You will find prepared food you can eat right on site in our picnic area. We also have a vast array of farm-fresh products from farm-fresh meats to seasonal veggies and fruits. Along with a unique community shopping experience, live local music by some of the area’s most talented musicians will entertain you throughout the day. There is also a children’s play area and plenty of room to sit and relax or have a bite to eat, while you take in the ambience of the market. Come see us rain or shine every Saturday, May 4th to September 28th from 9 to 3 on the corner of Menzies and Superior in James Bay and take advantage of lots of available parking (free on Superior).

Schedule Info: Weekly event, Saturdays from May 4th to September 28th 2019
Contact NameKate King
Phone250-381-5323

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Vic west toy library
HighPoint Community Church | 949 Fullerton Ave Victoria
$15/6 months or $30/year
We are a volunteer run toy library where parents, grandparents or caregivers can borrow a large variety of educational toys, games and new play materials on a regular basis, significantly contributing towards the development and education of your....

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Saanichton Family Festival
Saanichton Fairgrounds | Brentwood Bay
Free
Games, prizes, inflatable obstacle course and vendors from the Peninsula Country Market..

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Zine Daze: A Zine and Art Fair
Central Branch Library | Victoria
Free
Zinesters, artists, printmakers and publishers will come together in a showcase of local creativity. Art and zine workshops will take place throughout the day. Everyone welcome..

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Water Gun Wars at Fort Rodd Hill
Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Sites | 603 Fort Rodd Hill Road Victoria
regular admission to the site applies
Victoria’s largest water gun battle is back at Fort Rodd Hill! Bring your water guns and prepare for a day of family fun. Try our signature ice cream, check out military vehicles, and help build a fort! Are you ready to battle at the Fort?.

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August 18, 2019 | Sunday
Glow in the Dark Skate
Nanaimo Ice Centre | Nanaimo
Regular admission
Skate in an atmosphere of dimmed lighting and special effects..

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Bejewelled Dragons of the Pond
Elk/Beaver Lake Regional Park | Victoria
Free
Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist for an up close and personal look at the amazing world of dragonflies as they zig and zag in search of their prey across the wetlands. Nets and field guides will be available for use. Meet at the Equestrian Centre parking lot off Beaver Lake Rd. 5+ years. BC Transit #70, #72, or #75..

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August 19, 2019 | Monday
Junior Lifeguard Camp
Gordon Head Recreation Centre | 4100 Lambrick Way Victoria
5 classes for $95.00
Kids learn attitudes and skills that could one day save a life! In this level they will learn the foundation of lifesaving skills and techniques of how to stay safe in and around a water environment. Candidates may earn their Rookie, Ranger and Star Patrol in addition to the JLC waterlog. This is for new or returning JLC members. More advanced JLC students are encouraged to take Bronze Star over the summer..

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Sundance With A Splash
Gordon Head Recreation Centre | 4100 Lambrick Way Victoria
5 classes for $175.00
This popular camp for your child includes four swim lessons, fun swims, unstructured play, games and lots of active fun! Join us and make your splash this summer!.

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Beach Adventures
Gordon Head Recreation Centre | 4100 Lambrick Way Victoria
5 classes for $165.00
A week of awesome beach adventures to different beaches in Greater Victoria. Activities include exploration walks, beach games, driftwood fort-building, and sand castles. Finish off the week with a swim in the pool..

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KIndness is Cool
Gordon Head Recreation Centre | 4100 Lambrick Way Victoria
5 classes for $140.00
Kindness is being kind to yourself and others. Learn yoga poses, relax on nature walks, make nourishing smoothies, and get creative with art such as making friendship bracelets and dream catchers. Spend the week engaged in random acts of kindness. Includes swimming..

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Tuff Kidder
Gordon Head Recreation Centre | 4100 Lambrick Way Victoria
5 classes for $150.00
Obstacles, challenges and parquor: Learn the skills to get you through obstacle courses. Train and remember, fun and perseverance are the key lessons, not who wins. Finish the day with a swim at Gordon Head or skate at Pearkes..

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Gymnastics and Swim Camp
Gordon Head Recreation Centre | 4100 Lambrick Way Victoria
5 classes for $160.00
Practice your gymnastics during the morning, then it's off to swim in the afternoon, what a combo!.

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Skateboard Camp
Gordon Head Recreation Centre | 4100 Lambrick Way Victoria
5 classes for $165.00
Skateboarders of all levels are welcome to enjoy this popular camp which also includes: swimming, art, games and out trips. Join the crew for serious shred, make new friends and walk away with awesome memories. Helmets a must, elbow, knee and wrist pads strongly recommended..

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Bear Necessities
East Sooke Reagional Park | Victoria
Free
We can co-exist with these magnificent forest dwellers. Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist to learn about the life of the black bear. Meet at the kiosk in the Aylard Farm parking lot off Beecher Bay Rd. 5+ years..

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GNS Chipmunks Move & Groove Camp
Glenlyon Norfolk School | 801 Bank St Victoria
$225/ 5 days
Join us this summer for a week full of health, wellness, and movement. Daily athletic themes, dancing, fun games, and physical literacy activities included..

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GNS Pre Season Volleyball Camp
Glenlyon Norfolk School | 801 Bank St Victoria
$150/ 5 days
Spend a week playing volleyball with your friends and teammates in the Gudewill Gym. Refresh your volleyball skills before the school season starts..

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The Amazing Race! Daycamp
City Light Church | 550 Obed Ave Victoria
Get ready for a race filled with fun clues to find, challenges to attempt, and a global scavenger hunt! Join us for a week of outdoor games, arts and crafts, science experiments, brief biblical discussions, and most of all: FUN!.

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Climate Connect
3858 South Valley Drive | 3858 South Valley Drive Victoria, BC V8Z 7Z1 Victoria
Free
The Climate Connect program will run from August 19 - 22 with free admission for 15 participants ages 16- 24. Increase climate literacy,o inspire an agency to become the next wave of changemakerse..

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EcoQuest Kayaking Camp, Essentials (8-12 yrs)
Oaklands Community Centre | 2827 Belmont Avenue, ##1 Victoria
5 for $309
Ages 8 to 12.

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