BC Child and Youth in Care Week Events VICTORIA *FREE* Ice Cream Social Monday, June 4th, 2018 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm Beacon Drive-In, 126 Douglas Street Please bring the entire family and join us for the best ice cream Victoria has to offer! There is a water park and petting zoo right across the street at Beacon Hill Park for those families wishing to enhance their outing. MCFD Youth Advisory Council’s BC Child and Youth in Care Week Event Monday, June 4th, 2018 from 12:00pm to 1:30pm Lobby, 525 Superior Street, Capital Park Provincial Office in James Bay There will be snacks, games, and entertainment by DJ Diegon (former Victoria youth in care). Please encourage the youth you are working with to attend, and consider bringing them yourself. 8th Annual BC Children and Youth in Care Week Celebration Saturday, June 9th, 2018 from 10:00am to 2:00pm Victoria Native Friendship Centre, 231 Regina Avenue This event is FREE! Please join us in honouring our Children and Youth in Care Activities include: Bouncy castle, relay races and games, cedar weaving, slime making, Art Contest, Venison stew and bannock, face painting, drumming and singing COWICHAN VALLEY BC Child and Youth in Care Week Tropical Theme Event! Wednesday, June 6th, 3:00pm to 6:00pm Shawnigan Lake Community Centre, 2804 Shawnigan Lake Road Food, cake walk, dancing, and inflatable fun for all ages! Children and youth in care are the guests of honour to celebrate their awesome attributes along with their foster families and social workers. RSVP by May 31st with Lisa Johnston, FPSS Area Coordinator, at 250-818-3293 or firstname.lastname@example.org (indicate how many people in your group). NANAIMO BC Child and Youth in Care Week Event Wednesday, June 6th, 2:30pm to 4:30pm Bowen Park, 500 Bowen Road Kids area: Lower Picnic Shelter Youth Area: Volley Ball Courts Come for Food and Fun! COMOX VALLEY Ministry of Children and Family Development Youth in Care Week Event Wednesday, June 6th from 3:30pm to 6:00pm The LINC, 300B Old Island Highway, Courtenay Activities include: BBQ, Music, Games, Graffiti Art, Gift bags Youth in Care will receive a $25.00 gift card. NO RSVP NECESSARY Ministry of Children and Family Development Children in Care Week Event Wednesday, June 7th, 2018 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm Dragonfly Petting Farm, 6310 North Island Highway, Courtenay, BC Join us in celebrating… YOU! Join us for a BBQ! Bounce in a bouncy castle, face painting, and cuddle some cute critters! Please RSVP number of children attending to Sharon at email@example.com CAMPBELL RIVER BC Child and Youth in Care Week Picnic and Festivities Please join us on Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 Robert V. Ostler Park (The Foreshore) 3:00pm to 6:00pm Some activities include: Tug-of-war Capture the flag Water balloon fight Cultural tables EVERYONE WELCOME Feel free to bring a blanket to sit on. Pizza and Freezies will be supplied. Youth in and from care are awesome. We are using this time as a way to reduce the stigma around being a “foster kid”. You are not a bad kid for being in care. Come help us promote positivity with children and youth! PORT HARDY Dinner and Movie Night Monday, June 4th, 2018 Gwa’sala Nakwaxda’xw School Doors oopen at 5:30pm Movie starts at 6:00pm All children must be accompanied by an adult. Hot dogs, drinks and movie are free of charge! This is a private event open to all foster families, staff and children and youth in care! Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related adminkrista2018-07-19T10:47:51-07:00 Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitter About the Author: adminkrista Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.