Vancouver Island Youth Week Events

Cities and organizations all across the province are busy planning for BC Youth Week 2021!  We are taking everything that we learned last year about online events and creating even bigger and better events for youth in 2021!  Please reach out to us or to people in your City to find out what is going on! We will be updating the website with all the details as the information becomes available.

BC Youth Week is May 1 – 7 #AreYouReady ?

Member: Arrowsmith Recreation

Please visit the Arrowsmith Community Recreation Assocation Facebook Event page for more information on Youth Week events in the area

Member: City of Courtenay / The LINC Youth Centre

This information was from 2019 - stay tuned for 2021 updated events!! 

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Wed. May 1st

4pm
@ The LINC Youth Centre

Join us for a free action-packed afternoon of Minute to Win It Games! Compete against your friends, or make new ones as you see if you can get a cookie from your forehead to your mouth and other silly but challenging games! Free smoothies and prizes included

No registration required.

Thurs. May 2nd

4pm
@ The LINC Youth Centre

Join us for the 4th Annual Skate Jam with 133. Best Trick Contests Hot Dog Eating Contest Tons of Prizes and Fun for ALL!

Partner: 133 Boardshop

Fri. May 3rd

Starts at 3:30pm
Various recreation centres in the Comox Valley. See itinerary below.

Please pre-register by calling 250-338-5371 for $10 or $15 drop-in.

The Valley's Rec Centres are teaming up again. Transportation is included. 3:30pm The MOX Youth Centre: meet & greet, games and snacks
5:30pm The LINC Youth Centre: games room, skatepark & BBQ
7:30pm Cumberland Rec Centre: rock climbing & archery tag (waivers required and available at http://www.courtenay.ca/extreme)
9:30pm Comox Valley Aquatic Centre: swimming, games & snack bar 10:30pm Pick up at the pool

Need a ride to The MOX? Meet at The LINC by 4:00pm to catch a ride.



Sat. May 4th

11am - 3pm
Location: The Lewis Centre (489 Old Island Highway)

Registration Information:
$10/table; to register, please call 250-338-537

Register your table! Build your entrepreneurial skills and register your table now for the spring craft fair! Showcase your talents in crafts, art, baking, jewelry, photography and more! Come out and celebrate youth entrepreneurs as they showcase their talents 11am-3pm

Free entry and door prizes!

4pm
@ The LINC Youth Centre

Registration Information:
Pre-register in advance at aforbes@courtenay.ca

The LINC will be hosting its 10th Annual Young Ones vs. Old Ones FREE Road Hockey Tournament & BBQ. Register your team now or be at The LINC by 4pm to get in on the action. Games start at 4:30pm . The top youth teams will battle each other in the finals and the winning team will take on 'The Old Ones' for the coveted 'Waka Cup'.

Mon. May 6th

6:00pm - 9:00pm
@ the LINC Youth Centre

Join us for music, dance, games and more! This event is being held in partnership with SD71 GSA clubs. Please see GSA support teachers for tickets.

Tues. May 7th

4pm - 7pm
@ the LINC Youth Centre

Join us for our annual spring tween dance for youth 8-11 years. LIVE DJ, light show and prizes!

Tickets $5, available in advance at The LINC Youth Centre or Lewis Centre or at the door.

No registration required.




The LINC Youth Centre
300 Old Island Highway
Courtenay, BC, V9N 3P2

Member: Artful Awareness

 

Check out our exciting 2021 events!


Date: May 5-16, 2021(Online Exhibition), May 8, 2021 (Opening Reception @ Gallery by Sooke Arts Council)

Deadline: March 31, 2021

Location: Sooke Arts Council Sooke Arts Council Gallery

Unit 6 - 6596 Sooke Road Sooke

Age: Grades 6-12

Contact: Sooke Arts Council and Amber Academy Youth Arts Society.

https://amberacademy.ca/events

https://www.facebook.com/SookeCommunityArtsCouncil

https://www.instagram.com/sookeartscouncil

 

Artist Diane Moran has partnered with Amber Academy Youth Fine Arts Society and the Sooke Arts Council for a youth exhibition of fine art and literary art created by students in grades 6-8 and grades 9-12 that will run May 5-16, 2021. The exhibition is open to students registered in School District 62 and to students residing in the communities served by SD62 (Sooke, Port Renfrew, Metchosin, Highlands, Langford and Colwood) who are registered in a Home Learning Program. The exhibition works will be available for viewing on display at the Sooke Art Gallery and online at mindfulmay.artistquarter.com for the exhibition period. All submissions will be featured in the exhibition.

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Member: Work BC

 

Check out our exciting 2021 events!


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Date: Wednesday May 5th, 2021

Time: 1-330pm

Contact: Ashley Clarke

Phone: (236) 380-2463

Email: a.clarke@gthiringsolutions.ca

Date: Thursday May 6th, 2021

Time: 1-230pm

Contact: Ashley Clarke

Phone: (236) 380-2463

Email: a.clarke@gthiringsolutions.ca

Date: Friday May 7th, 2021

Time: 1-230pm

Contact: Ashley Clarke

Phone: (236) 380-2463

Email: a.clarke@gthiringsolutions.ca

Member: Work BC

 

Check out our exciting 2021 events!


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Date: Wednesday May 5th, 2021

Time: 1-130pm

Contact: Ashley Clarke

Phone: (236) 380-2463

Email: a.clarke@gthiringsolutions.ca

 

Date: Thursday May 6th, 2021

Time: 1-230pm

Contact: Ashley Clarke

Phone: (236) 380-2463

Email: a.clarke@gthiringsolutions.ca

Date: Friday May 7th, 2021

Time: 1-230pm

Contact: Ashley Clarke

Phone: (236) 380-2463

Email: a.clarke@gthiringsolutions.ca