How was your snow day yesterday, Victoria?
We hoped you enjoyed it, because today is snow day again!
All schools, universities, and colleges in Greater Victoria have been cancelled following another day of heavy snowfall accumulations.
For those who are looking for some indoor activities to avoid the winter chills, there’s signs to make, Jeopardy to play, swing to dance to, and more!
Put on some warm jackets and get ready for 5 things to do in and around Victoria today – just make sure to get there safely and check the weather condition before heading out.
Grab 3 of your smartest friends and head down to the copper owl for a fun and competitive night of Jeopardy!
This won’t be your average episode of Jeopardy, however, one of the categories is one that has appeared on every SNL ‘Celebrity Jeopardy’ sketch!
- When: Doors open at 7:00 p.m., game begins at 8 p.m.
- Where: Copper Owl, 1900 Douglas Street
Get ready to step back in time to 1928 with a night full of live swing jazz, classic cocktails, and of course, dancing!
Bootleggers and cocktail drinkers experienced or new are welcome, but people who know the speakeasy’s secret word will get one free drink!
- When: 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
- Where: Victoria Event Centre, 1415 Broad Street
Learn how to make beautiful, professional-looking signs in this hands-on class!
You’ll get to make 2 different signs with hundreds of stencils to choose from, create, or combine!
- When: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
- Where: ReLoving Furniture, 101-751 Goldstream Avenue
Despite the chilly weather, plenty of hardy produce still grows in the winter! Learn essential skills to start or enhance your own organic garden at this class.
Everyone is welcome and no previous experience is required, but to receive a certificate of Completion students must attend 90% of a series of classes.
- When: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
- Where: Haliburton Community Organic Farm, 741 Haliburton Road
Head on down to Sticky Wicket to test your knowledge of, well, everything!
This competitive quiz hosted by Sixty Watt Trivia is sure to be fun and challenging. Come with groups of 8 or smaller and win yourself some awesome prizes!
When: 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Where: The Sticky Wicket, 919 Douglas Street