All the following in-person family programs are planning to resume in October

Parent & Tot Playgroup + Family Talk: Laugh, Learn & Lunch (birth-5 yrs) – cancelled

This is an opportunity for children to explore and play, to meet other families and caregivers. Join the FGCA staff as we explore the challenges and joys of parenting young children over lunch. Programming will include a shared snack and group discussions as well as a shared lunch. Limited onsite childminding available. There will be limited supplies offered  to maintain the health and safety of all participants.

Mondays in the Garry Oak Room, 10:00am – 12:30,  By donation  

Attendance by registration only, Registration happens every Monday-Friday 9:30am-3:30pm for the following week. Please email: eyc@fairfieldcommunicty.ca or call 250-382-4604.

this program does not operate during school closures (summer break, winter break, spring break, Pro D days) 


Outdoor Parent & Tot Playgroup  (birth-5 yrs) – cancelled

Come and join us for some outdoor time! This playgroup will be offered outside until further notice. Meet us at the Fairfield food Forest, this is an opportunity for young children and their caregivers to meet and play in an informal atmosphere.  There will be limited supplies offered  to maintain the health and safety of all participants.  Snack provided.

Tuesdays 9:00am – 11:00am, By donation 

Attendance by registration only, Registration happens Monday-Friday 9:30am-3:30pm for the following week. Please email: eyc@fairfieldcommunicty.ca or call 250-382-4604.

this program does not operate during school closures (summer break, winter break, spring break, Pro D days) 


Indoor Parent & Tot Playgroup  (birth-5 yrs) – cancelled

Come and join us for some indoor play time! Meet us in the Garry Oak Room, this is an opportunity for young children and their caregivers to meet and play in an informal atmosphere.  There will be limited supplies offered  to maintain the health and safety of all participants.  Snack provided.

Wednesdays in the Garry Oak Room 9:00am – 11:00am, By donation 

Attendance by registration only, Registration happens Monday-Friday 9:30am-3:30pm for the following week. Please email: eyc@fairfieldcommunicty.ca or call 250-382-4604.

this program does not operate during school closures (summer break, winter break, spring break, Pro D days) 


Kindergym (walking-5 yrs) – cancelled

A time for preschoolers and caregivers to play and learn together in a fun, positive environment. Gym equipment is setup upon which children can explore.  Parent participation is required.


Clothing Swap – cancelled

Come to the Place once a month for a family clothing swap. Bring along your beloved but outgrown items to exchange for new duds! Please bring items in clean and gently used condition (no ripped, torn or dirty items). Clothing will only be accepted during the event hours and all remaining items will be removed by end of event for donation to charity.

This is a good opportunity to meet other parents and children, helps me to feel better about my parenting and to find strategies to deal with my very active and challenging child.” – Parent