Sooke Dance Studio
Carole Cave, Owner, Artistic Director
6653 Sooke Road Phone: 250-642-6607 Website: http://www.sookedancestudio.com/
Harmony Project Sooke
The Harmony Project is a non-profit society that provides musical instruments and instruction to children and youth in the Sooke area. Website: http://www.harmonyprojectsooke.ca/
Head Start Music Program
The Sooke Family Resource Society offers a free music program called Head Start (registration is required – call or visit SFRS at CASA) provided by the Victoria Conservatory of Music and held at the CASA building on Townsend Road. Activities include singing, moving, listening, and instrument playing to help children learn. It is offered for 2-3 year olds and 3-5 year olds.
Allie’s Piano Room: Allie Picketts Cortens, ARCT, BMus, offers private piano lessons and group preschool music classes in the Sooke town core. Phone: 250-858-0086. Email: email@example.com, Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/alliespianoroomsooke/
Heather DeRome offers guitar and theory lessons in East Sooke. Website: http://www.heatherderome.com/
Laura Dowhy, ARCT, B.Ed, offers private lessons in piano, voice, and theory. Located on Parkland Road. Phone: 250-642-4282.
Patricia Haisell, located on Townsend Road, offers baby and toddler music classes as well as private lessons for all ages in voice and piano: http://www.patriciasmusicstudio.ca/
OceanSide Music Centre at Unit 103, 6596 Sooke Road, offers guitar and drum lessons. Phone: 250-857-0487 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://oceansidemusiccenter.com/
Kathy Russell runs a piano studio, The Painted Piano, in Sunriver, Sooke, BC. Email: email@example.com Phone: 250-888-4124 Website: http://www.thepaintedpiano.com/
SEAPARC also offers a few different music classes for ages 3 months to 4 years old (parent participation required), as well as a daytime class for home learners between ages 3 and 14. See the current Program Guide – it’s available as a PDF on their website.
Sooke Youth Show Choir
Amber Academy encourages positive youth development by engaging students in pro-social activities focused on the fine arts. We offer after-school classes on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for students in grades K-12. Classes include acting, choir, costumes & fashion design, technical theatre, and visual arts such as painting, sculpting, and more. Throughout the year students from all classes collaborate together with the goal of creating multiple performances – including a musical theatre production almost entirely driven by the students themselves! Healthy after-school snacks are included as part of the program.
Sooke Yoga has children’s yoga classes.
MIJO Sport: Taekwondo for ages 3 and up.
Sooke Island Swimming Club: Jen Bell, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sooke Shukokai Karate: 250-642-4631, email@example.com
Sooke Skating Club: firstname.lastname@example.org
SEAPARC has skating lessons for ages 2 and up, swimming lessons for ages 4 months and up, the Sharks hockey program for ages 3 to 12, and tons of other great programs and lessons in the water and on the ice. Check out their brochure, available in PDF on their website.
Contact Gillian Hurwood at 250-642-7555.
Sooke Children’s Garden Club
This club meets monthly from May through October; all children ages 3 and up are welcome to attend. Offers the opportunity for children to learn the basics of gardening and environmental stewardship, encourages them to volunteer in our community, and supports the Sooke Fall Fair. Located at the Sunriver Community Gardens. Contact Anne Boquist at 250-642-3798 or email@example.com