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Event from Aug. 1, 2019 to Sep. 1, 2019

August 1, 2019 | Thursday
Evening Campground Program
Island View Beach Regional Park | Sidney
Free
Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist for an evening of activities and games to learn about what critters are up to this time of day. Bring a beach chair and meet at the campfire ring at Island View Beach campground, off Homathko Rd. All ages..

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Nature Explorers - Interesting Invertebrates
Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary | 3873 Swan Lake Road Victoria
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A series of 2-hour classes, each exploring a different nature theme through activities, hikes, experiments and more. Nature adventures for 7-10year olds August 1 - Interesting Invertebrates August 8 - Stellar Stewardship August 15 -....

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Giggles and Wiggles
Bruce Hutchison Branch Library | Victoria
Free
Little listeners with extra energy will enjoy action-filled stories, songs and rhymes followed by free play and stations. For young children and their families; children under 3 must be accompanied by an adult..

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Piano Palooza Piano camp 5 - 10 yrs
The Music Box School of Music | 4240 Shelbourne St Victoria
$110/5 sessions
Piano Palooza Piano Camp 5 - 10 yrs July 29 - August 2 1:30 - 3:30pm $110 5 sessions (includes materials) Come and join the fun with us! Each afternoon will be filled with music games, crafts and activities and lots of piano music..

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August 2, 2019 | Friday
Going Crabby
Island View Beach Regional Park | Sidney
Free
Meet some of the crabs and their cousins that make Island View Beach their special home. Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist for some intertidal exploration and discover these creatures up close and personal. Meet at the grassy area adjacent to the picnic shelter off Homathko Rd. All ages..

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Creatures of the Summer Night
Swan Lake Christmas Hill Nature Sanctuary | 3873 Swan Lake Road Victoria
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Sharpen your senses to look for owls, bats and other nighttime creatures. Using a grab bag of tricks, you'll discover how these animals are adapted to their nocturnal life. Pre-registration required. $9/members; $10/non-members..

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Once Upon a StoryWalk
Juan de Fuca Branch Library | Victoria
Free
Individual pages of a storybook, mounted on sign posts, are placed outdoors in a circuit. Children follow the narrative by visiting each sign post in sequence. After the StoryWalk, come to the library for a craft. Everyone welcome; children must be accompanied by an adult. Rain or shine; please dress appropriately..

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Piano Palooza Piano camp 5 - 10 yrs
The Music Box School of Music | 4240 Shelbourne St Victoria
$110/5 sessions
Piano Palooza Piano Camp 5 - 10 yrs July 29 - August 2 1:30 - 3:30pm $110 5 sessions (includes materials) Come and join the fun with us! Each afternoon will be filled with music games, crafts and activities and lots of piano music..

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August 3, 2019 | Saturday
The James Bay Community Market
| The corner of Menzies and Superior Street Victoria
Free
The James Bay Market Society - The James Bay Community Market is an open air, rain or shine market operating on the corner of Menzies and Superior in James Bay every Saturday, May to September from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm..

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Moon Walk
Coles Bay Regional Park | Victoria
Free
Did you know one of North America's largest marine snails live at this regional park? Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist to look for marine creatures like crabs, sea stars and the elusive moon snail. This program includes wading in the water, so be prepared to get your feet and clothes wet (wear shorts and sandals or beach shoes). Meet at the information kiosk in the parking lot off Inverness Rd. 5+ years..

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August 4, 2019 | Sunday
Seals! Seals!
Witty's Lagoon Regional Park | Victoria
Free
Join a CRD Regional Parks naturalist to see Tower Point's most avid sun worshippers and swimming enthusiasts—the harbour seal. Binoculars and spotting scopes provided. Meet at Tower Point parking lot off Olympic View Dr. All ages..

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Victoria Symphony Splash
Inner Harbour | Victoria
Free
From a floating stage in the Inner Harbour, the VS orchestra and special guests will perform, ending with a grand finale performance of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture – with fireworks of course!.

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August 5, 2019 | Monday
JUNIOR SUMMER DANCE CAMP
Ballet Victoria | 643 Broughton St. Victoria, BC V8W 2C1 Victoria
$200
Join the Ballet Victoria Conservatory Junior Summer Dance Camp for a fun week of dance! Students will learn all styles of dance including Ballet, Jazz and dance conditioning..

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August 6, 2019 | Tuesday
Camp Sundance-Planet Pizazz
Gordon Head Recreation Centre | 4100 Lambrick Way Victoria
4 classes for $112.00
'Try a variety of activities.' Our famous Saanich General Camps include great weekly themes, games,unstructured play, crafts, swimming, indoor and outdoor activities and most importantly, amazing, well-trained and enthusiastic leaders. Join us for a week or a whole summer of fun, fun and more fun. Camps run all summer long from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Extended hours are available. Participants must have completed kindergarten to register..

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Mission Possible Camp
Gordon Head Recreation Centre | 4100 Lambrick Way Victoria
4 classes for $120.00
Have you always wanted to solve mysteries and go on a secret mission? Learn to read maps, track clues, build your spy accessory kit and go on a mission to recover lost treasure. Camp includes swimming..

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Urban Wilderness Camp
Gordon Head Recreation Centre | 4100 Lambrick Way Victoria
4 classes for $132.00
Are you up for adventure? This hands-on, high-activity camp will teach you the basics of camping, shelter building, hiking, knot-tying, compass and map reading, nature protection, and much more. Two fun out trips to the great outdoors planned per week. Includes swimming..

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Skateboard Camp
Gordon Head Recreation Centre | 4100 Lambrick Way Victoria
4 classes for $132.00
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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Around the World Cooking
Gordon Head Middle School | 1671 Kenmore Road Victoria
4 days for $160.00
If you love to cook and want to learn delicious recipes from around the world, this camp is for you. Each day of camp will focus on making snacks and a meal from one country. Camp also includes swimming and outdoor games. All food is provided..

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Computer Byte Camp: Claymation Movie Production
Gordon Head Middle School | 1671 Kenmore Road Victoria
4 days for $265.00
Make your own clay characters come to life, just like Shaun the Sheep! Participants will work with a partner to build their own clay characters, sets and props; develop their own script; shoot their movie scenes; and then learn to edit and add sounds and special effects to complete the whole project. Don't worry parents, there will be plenty of time devoted to outdoor games and activities!.

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EcoQuest Kayaking Introduction
Gordon Head Middle School | 1671 Kenmore Road Victoria
4 days for $249.00
Become a kayak pro! This camp is great for first timers and those looking to develop more skills. Explore locations on the water while learning safety, terminology, tips and tricks! Required safety equipment, kayaks and transportation are included..

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