It’s time again for my neighbourhood’s favourite event – Quadra Village Day 2013! This year we celebrate the 11th annual event, one planned and executed with an entirely volunteer-run planning committee and close to 100 event-day volunteers. This vibrant diverse neighbourhood is proud to be “Building and Celebrating our Thriving Community”.
Thanks to generous sponsors and donors the event is entirely FREE – and that includes two breakfasts (pancake and Healthy Start), activities for children and teens, and music and dance performances.
A multitude of community groups will be present too.
JOIN US SATURDAY, MAY 11, 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
FOR QUADRA VILLAGE DAY 2013!
Drop by Kings Rd between Quadra and Dowler, and enjoy fun, free, all-ages activities.
Begin with the Pancake Breakfast and Healthy Start Breakfast at 9:30am.
Stay for musical performances from 9:30 -1:00 by West My Friend, The Grass Tracks and Towers and Trees.
Watch for dance performances on the second stage.
Parents, kids and teens: check out all the fun activities, including: face painting, BouncyCastle, an obstacle course, games, and Mother’s Day crafts.
New this year! A climbing wall for teens.
And don’t forget to visit the informative folks from community groups such as: Blanshard Community Centre, Child Find BC, Cloverdale Traditional School Parent Advisory Council, George Jay Elementary School Parent Advisory Council, Inter – Cultural Association of Greater Victoria, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Oak and Orca Bioregional School, Kiwanis Club of Victoria, L’Ecole Quadra School Parent Advisory Council, Hillside Quadra Neighbourhood Action Group, Capital Region Beekeepers, United Way, Sons of Norway, Hulitan Community and Family Services Society, Angel Choppers Bike Club and the Salvation Army.
There will be demonstrations by the Angel Choppers Bicycle Club and an instrument petting zoo too!
Interested in finding out more? Or wanting to know if there’s still time to volunteer for this fun event?
QuadraVillage Day Planning Committee
c/o Blanshard Community Centre
901 Kings Rd.Victoria
Thank you to major sponsors:
The Times Colonist, 100.3 The Q!, 91.3 The Zone, CHEK News, Play in Victoria, Island Farms, Fairway Market, Caffè Fantastico, Cascadia Liquor Store, 5th Street Bar and Woodfired Grill, Il Terrazzo, Blanshard Community Centre, CDI College, City of Victoria, Long and McQuade, C.E. Craig & Associates, Simply Computing and Island Tent & Events