Year-round gardening in our community garden site at Courtenay Elementary School. Participate in garden activities, enjoy the flavours of fresh fruits & vegetables and socialize with other families while your children play in a child-friendly environment.
The Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program (CPNP) is a community based program that supports women through their pregnancy and the first year of their baby’s life. The program provides resources and support in areas such as nutrition, health issues, breastfeeding and infant development.
The Healthy Families Program is an accredited B.C. Family Resource Program which supports pregnant women, parents and caregivers to provide children (birth up to 6th year) with a strong foundation in life.
We offer a wide range of cooking programs and food skill classes for community members of all ages, experiences and backgrounds.
Most programs are free, and when they are not we offer bursaries, so everyone can enjoy them.
On the second Wednesday in June, July, August and September, Oak Bay Village becomes a European style market between 4 and 8 pm. Each market features a variety of in-season produce from southern Vancouver Island as well as preserves baked good, street food and beer, wine and spirits. In 2019 markets will be held on June 12, July 10, August 14 and September 11 and are held rain or shine.
If you are inspired by fresh, local, seasonal vegetables and fruit, our box program may be just what you are looking for. We grow over 40 varieties of fruit and vegetable throughout the season.
Our Box Program begins in the spring and continues until the end of December. Start and end dates are dependant on the weather.