Childminding is unfortunately unavailable until the FALL 2021 season, due to restrictions as a result of COVID-19 Pandemic.

Playtime Childminding is a great option if you are taking part in an Oak Bay Recreation program or want to participate in a drop in activity and you need care for your child or children.

Monday-Friday, 8:45-11:15am – September to June
Not available on Statutory Holidays, Christmas & Spring Break or during the Summer.

  • For ages 6 months-6 years
  • In the Discovery Room at Oak Bay Recreation Centre
  • Limited to 8 children at one time
  • Staff are certified with Emergency First Aid, Level C CPR and have undergone a Criminal Record Check


  • $4.75 per hour
  • $38/10 hours

How to Register

Reserve Playtime spots by registering ahead: call 250-595-7946 (payment is required at the time of bookings. Reserved Playtime spots must be cancelled by 6pm the night before in order to receive a credit or refund).

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