Victoria Day Trip

Feb
24
When: Saturday, Feb 24, 2018, 9:00AM - 7:00PM
Where:

Victoria, BC

Add to CalendarVictoria Day Trip02/24/2018 09:00 AM02/24/2018 07:00 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverAbout Victoria Day Trip The capital city of British Columbia, Victoria is home to historic buildings, great shopping and some of the best museums in Western Canada. Established in 1843 as a fort for the Hudson’s Bay Trading Company, classic British imagery is present through double decker busses, horse drawn carriages & formal gardens. The City, now a cosmopolitan center is lively with entertainment and a wide range of street festivals & activities.   What to wear: Appropriate clothing and footwear for the weather and for walking What to bring: Umbrella or rain coat (in case it rains) Water bottle  Money if you wish to shop or buy food Snacks & Lunch (or money for food) A backpack to carry all your items Meeting Location:  Building 255 Main Lobby at 9:00 am Trip Includes: Transportation to and from Downtown Victoria, free time to explore and shop and you will also have the option of a short tour through downtown Victoria Policies, Health & Safety We have an ongoing commitment to ensure the safety and quality of our trips, with trained and responsible student leaders, staff and community partners. Before you sign-up, please check out our policies & procedures for more information about how to prepare for a trip, as well as our cancellation policy. How to Sign Up Our activities are available to all current VIU Students. Sign up with us in person in Building 255. You will need to have your: Student card, Proof of medical insurance (BC Care Card or Guard.me Insurance Policy) Payment (cash is currently the only method of payment for activities) Hours & Locations for Signing Up with us: Faculty of International Education Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm in Building 255, 2nd Floor Reception. Lunchtime Activity Sign Up Booth Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12pm – 1pm in Building 255 - 1st Floor Learning Commons. Waiver Form Please read our general waiver form for VIU group activities in the attachment section below. All participants are required to read and sign the waiver before the start of the trip. We will provide a paper copy for you to read through again and sign the morning of the trip. Contact Ali White, Manager, Group Programs phone: 250-740-6314 e-mail: ali.white@viu.ca Victoria, BCfalse

About Victoria Day Trip

The capital city of British Columbia, Victoria is home to historic buildings, great shopping and some of the best museums in Western Canada. Established in 1843 as a fort for the Hudson’s Bay Trading Company, classic British imagery is present through double decker busses, horse drawn carriages & formal gardens. The City, now a cosmopolitan center is lively with entertainment and a wide range of street festivals & activities.

 International Ed, Activities, Student Life, Day trips, VIU, Vancouver island University

What to wear:

  • Appropriate clothing and footwear for the weather and for walking

What to bring:

  • Umbrella or rain coat (in case it rains)
  • Water bottle 
  • Money if you wish to shop or buy food
  • Snacks & Lunch (or money for food)
  • A backpack to carry all your items

Meeting Location: 

Building 255 Main Lobby at 9:00 am

Trip Includes:

Transportation to and from Downtown Victoria, free time to explore and shop and you will also have the option of a short tour through downtown Victoria

Policies, Health & Safety

We have an ongoing commitment to ensure the safety and quality of our trips, with trained and responsible student leaders, staff and community partners. Before you sign-up, please check out our policies & procedures for more information about how to prepare for a trip, as well as our cancellation policy.

How to Sign Up

Our activities are available to all current VIU Students. Sign up with us in person in Building 255.

You will need to have your:

  1. Student card,
  2. Proof of medical insurance (BC Care Card or Guard.me Insurance Policy)
  3. Payment (cash is currently the only method of payment for activities)

Hours & Locations for Signing Up with us:

Faculty of International Education Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm in Building 255, 2nd Floor Reception.

Lunchtime Activity Sign Up Booth Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12pm – 1pm in Building 255 - 1st Floor Learning Commons.

Waiver Form

Please read our general waiver form for VIU group activities in the attachment section below. All participants are required to read and sign the waiver before the start of the trip. We will provide a paper copy for you to read through again and sign the morning of the trip.

Contact

Ali White, Manager, Group Programs

phone: 250-740-6314

e-mail: ali.white@viu.ca 

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