Free Friday night activities for youth at Pearkes arena

Saanich kids and teens can ice skate, watch Junior Braves hockey and use the youth activity centre at Pearkes arena every Friday for free

Saanich kids and teens can ice skate, watch Junior Braves hockey and use the youth activity centre at Pearkes arena every Friday for free over the fall and winter.

Saanich Youth Services has teamed up with the Junior Braves to offer free activities for kids in Grades 6 to 12.

Free ice skating runs from 5:45 to 6:55 p.m., followed by a Jr. Braves home game (free ticket pickup is from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Flipside Youth Activity Centre at Pearkes). The youth activity centre runs from 7 to 10 p.m. and offers pool, foosball, dome hockey, and video games.

For information and questions, call 250-475-5462 or email


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