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Kid Stuff

Early Summer Events in Victoria for 2015

by Jodi Baker June 9, 2015

Living in Victoria can be very distracting during the summer months because there’s just so much going on. Even when the weather is wet we tend to find plenty of activities or just ignore it with some rain gear. Early Summer Events June 17-21: Historical Timeline at Fort Rodd HillBring the kids and take a […]

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Spring Events in Victoria BC

by McLean Real Estate Group February 13, 2015

Spring Events in Victoria BC One of the highlights of living on Vancouver Island and having access to Victoria, the capital city of our great province, is the many events that are put on by local community organizers and businesses. Have a look at just a few of the most interesting events in and around […]

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Victoria FUN Camps for Kids and Teens

by Jodi Baker July 2, 2014

Please welcome a guest writer to our blog!  We know that you are looking for new adventures for your children this summer, and Cedar Luke from FUN Camps in Victoria has written to tell us all about the philosophy behind their summer programs.     We all co-inhabit this marvellous world, sharing and appreciating the […]

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Witty’s Lagoon Regional Park

by McLean Real Estate Group June 18, 2014

School is almost out and it’s high time for some unstructured play and summer relaxation.  One of my favourite local destinations is Witty’s Lagoon Regional Park in Metchosin.  Located off Metchosin Road, the park offers: Excellent bird watching (over 160 documented species) Hiking trails through coniferous forest, salt marsh and along the beach A nature […]

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Pumpkinfest at Galey Farms

by hwilde October 10, 2013

If you’re looking for something fun to do with the kids (or grandkids) in October, you should check out Pumpkinfest at Galey Farms; running each weekend from now until the end of the month, this event offers family friendly entertainment for people who are living in Victoria. Galey Farms is a family-run business dating back […]

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In the Spirit of the Season…

by McLean Real Estate Group December 10, 2012

See on – Living in Victoria BC During the holiday season Geoff McLean and Associates would like to encourage people to help others by donating to charities like the Children’s Miracle Network. See on

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Summer Certification Programs and Camps for Children in Victoria BC

by McLean Real Estate Group June 14, 2012

To conclude this series, aimed at helping you figure out what you can do with your children over the summer school break, let’s investigate summer certification programs and camps for children in Victoria BC.  These are programs that will provide some type of official certification that may help your child find future employment or serve […]

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Summer Arts Programs and Camps for Children in Victoria BC

by hwilde June 6, 2012

If you’re struggling to discover something for your creatively minded children to do this summer, check out these summer arts programs and camps for children in Victoria BC.  There are literally hundreds of arts, music and theatre based programs where your children can develop their creative genius. At 4Cats Art Studio Oak Bay you can […]

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Science and Technology Summer Camps for Children in Victoria BC

by McLean Real Estate Group May 23, 2012

If you want to encourage the budding scientiests or tech geeks in your family you should consider sending your children to one of the many science and technology summer camps on offer at various locations in or near Victoria BC.  Keeping those young minds stimulated throughout the long summer school break can be a challenge […]

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Summer Sports Camps for Children in Victoria BC

by hwilde May 16, 2012

Many parents in Victoria are looking for fun activities to keep the children fit and occupied over the summer school break.  There are so many options for summer sports camps for children in Victoria BC that you will surely be able to find something to suit your child, whether they are exploring a variety of […]

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