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Community Leadership Calendar


  • BC Legislative Assembly | Fall Session Parliamentary Calendar: Mon Nov 20 to Thurs Nov 23 | Mon Nov 27 to Thurs Nov 30
  • BC Provincial Election – October 2024 | Federal Election – October 2025

Community Leadership CalendarAutumn 2023:

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November 21 to December 14 – Children and Youth with Support Needs – Series of six online speaker presentations, Nov 21, 28 and 30, Dec 2, 5 & 14. Hosted by the BC Ministry of Children and Family Development. | Register online.

November 25 & 26. Biggest little Christmas craft fair – in Sooke.

Monday November 27 to Thursday November 30. Last week of the Legislative Assembly Fall 2023 Session. | Parliamentary Calendar | Then breaking in December.

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Monday November 27 . Langford Urban Forest Management Plan ONLINE SURVEY open Nov 8 to 27, 2023. | Article about the November 15 meeting at city hall.

Tuesday November 28. Sooke School District 62 Public Board Meeting. 7 pm. Agenda/livestream.

Tuesday November 28. City of Langford Community Advisory Committee. 7pm. Meeting link.


Holiday season in Sooke | Nov 21 to Dec 27. Festival of Trees at SEAPARC Leisure Complex, Phillips Road, Sooke.

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December 1. SEAPARC Leisure Complex Winter Guide will be available.

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Saturday December 2. Breakfast with Santa. At the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 54 Sooke. 9 am to 11 am. Hosted by the Sooke Lions.

Saturday December 2. Kids Creative Craft Fair at SEAPARC Leisure Complex in Sooke. 10 am to 1 pm. Free to the public (for kids). Vendor registration required.


Saturday December 9. South Island Harmony A Cappella Chorus concert. 2 pm at Mary Winspear Center, 2243 Beacon Ave, Sidney. Tickets.

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Sunday December 10. Sooke Santa Parade. 5 pm. Along Highway 14 (Sooke Road) from Sooke Elementary School over to Townsend Road. Organized by the Sooke Lions.

Thursday December 21. Solstice Lantern Walk, in Sooke. Starts 6:30 pm at Sooke municipal hall. Walk through John Phillips Memorial Park and Stickleback Trail. Organized by Friends of Sooke Parks.

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Sunday December 24. Christmas Eve. Christmas Eve Skate at SEAPARC Leisure Complex in Sooke, 1 to 2:30 pm.

Monday December 25. Christmas Day. Merry Christmas! Peace on Earth.

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Tuesday December 26. Boxing Day.

Sunday December 31. New Year’s Eve.

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Community Leadership Calendar – 2024:

January 2024. Sooke School District 62 new Superintendent, Paul Block.

Sunday March 3, 2024. 13th annual Goddess Run in Greater Victoria.

September 2024. SD62 School Calendar for 2024-2025.

September 2024. Royal Roads University West Shore Campus, 798 Goldstream Ave, Langford. The new campus is set to open in September 2024. Check out continuing news: Groundbreaking for Royal Roads west shore campus (Aug 3, 2022) | Base slab concrete pour (Feb 1, 2023)

October 19, 2024 | Premier David Eby says he’s sticking to the scheduled 2024 BC provincial election date (article November 18, 2022). | New BC Cabinet announced by David Eby on December 7, 2022 (analysis)

September 22 to 26, 2025. Woodrise International Congress mass-timber construction convention, in Vancouver, BC.