Programs Calendar

Scroll down to navigate the full program schedule. Some programs require pre-registration, while drop-ins are open to anyone. *Programs that require registration are identified with a star.

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Winter Programs at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House
Winter Programs at Saanich Neighbourhood Place
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Saanich Neighbourhood Place
3100 Tillicum Rd. (inside Pearkes Rec Centre)
near bus routes 8, 11, 21, 22, 26
plenty of free parking available

Royal Oak Neighbourhood House
4525 West Saanich Rd.
on bus routes 6, 31, 32, 75. Short walk to the Royal Oak Exchanges (bus routes 6, 30, 31, 32, 35, 39, 70, 71, 72, 75, 83)
limited free parking available. Please do not use the neighbouring Shady Oaks Plaza to park, as they tow. If the parking space behind the Royal Oak Neighbourhood House are all taken, please park at the Royal Oak Shopping Centre down the road.

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Chat & Play Time 9:00 am
Chat & Play Time
Feb 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Start your week off right with this informal drop-in playgroup. Bring your little one to play and learn, meet other families in your neighbourhood!
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Toddler Play Time 9:00 am
Toddler Play Time
Feb 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Drop-in program at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House. Children under 3 years of age and their caregivers can play, socialize, and learn.
COAST (Cultivating Older Adult Social Time) 1:00 pm
COAST (Cultivating Older Adult Social Time)
Feb 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
COAST is a weekly drop-in for older adults. Coffee, board games, and guest speakers!
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Royal Oak Baby Group 10:00 am
Royal Oak Baby Group
Feb 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Drop-in at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House. Volunteer-run drop-in for families with babies up to 8 months old. Despite the challenges of getting out with a baby, being social can really help in the early months…
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Messy Hands Drop-in 9:00 am
Messy Hands Drop-in
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Drop-in at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House. It’s time to get our hands dirty! Children ages 2 to 5 are invited to explore their senses, discover textures and materials, and get artsy! Please expect your children’s…
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Chat & Play Time 9:00 am
Chat & Play Time
Feb 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Start your week off right with this informal drop-in playgroup. Bring your little one to play and learn, meet other families in your neighbourhood!
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SNOW DAY: Programs Closed
SNOW DAY: Programs Closed
Feb 12 all-day
All programs cancelled on account of the weather.
Toddler Play Time 9:00 am
Toddler Play Time
Feb 12 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Drop-in program at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House. Children under 3 years of age and their caregivers can play, socialize, and learn.
COAST (Cultivating Older Adult Social Time) 1:00 pm
COAST (Cultivating Older Adult Social Time)
Feb 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
COAST is a weekly drop-in for older adults. Coffee, board games, and guest speakers!
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Royal Oak Baby Group 10:00 am
Royal Oak Baby Group
Feb 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Drop-in at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House. Volunteer-run drop-in for families with babies up to 8 months old. Despite the challenges of getting out with a baby, being social can really help in the early months…
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Messy Hands Drop-in 9:00 am
Messy Hands Drop-in
Feb 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Drop-in at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House. It’s time to get our hands dirty! Children ages 2 to 5 are invited to explore their senses, discover textures and materials, and get artsy! Please expect your children’s…
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Toddler Play Time 9:00 am
Toddler Play Time
Feb 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Drop-in program at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House. Children under 3 years of age and their caregivers can play, socialize, and learn.
COAST (Cultivating Older Adult Social Time) 1:00 pm
COAST (Cultivating Older Adult Social Time)
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
COAST is a weekly drop-in for older adults. Coffee, board games, and guest speakers!
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Royal Oak Baby Group 10:00 am
Royal Oak Baby Group
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Drop-in at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House. Volunteer-run drop-in for families with babies up to 8 months old. Despite the challenges of getting out with a baby, being social can really help in the early months…
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Messy Hands Drop-in 9:00 am
Messy Hands Drop-in
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Drop-in at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House. It’s time to get our hands dirty! Children ages 2 to 5 are invited to explore their senses, discover textures and materials, and get artsy! Please expect your children’s…
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Royal Oak Dads’ Drop-in 9:00 am
Royal Oak Dads’ Drop-in
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Calling all self-identified dads with children under 5! Once a month, come play and socialize in a safe and supportive environment. Drop-in does not run on Statutory Holiday weekends and the other Saturdays of the month,…
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Chat & Play Time 9:00 am
Chat & Play Time
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Start your week off right with this informal drop-in playgroup. Bring your little one to play and learn, meet other families in your neighbourhood!
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Toddler Play Time 9:00 am
Toddler Play Time
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Drop-in program at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House. Children under 3 years of age and their caregivers can play, socialize, and learn.
COAST (Cultivating Older Adult Social Time) 1:00 pm
COAST (Cultivating Older Adult Social Time)
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
COAST is a weekly drop-in for older adults. Coffee, board games, and guest speakers!
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Royal Oak Baby Group 10:00 am
Royal Oak Baby Group
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Drop-in at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House. Volunteer-run drop-in for families with babies up to 8 months old. Despite the challenges of getting out with a baby, being social can really help in the early months…