StrongStart Early Learning Centre - Blueberry Creek

The Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy's (CBAL) Castlegar Community Literacy Program collaborates with School District No. 20 - Kootenay-Columbia to offer the StrongStart BC Program at the Blueberry Creek Community School.

The StrongStart Centre offers a free, play-based early learning drop-in program for preschool-age (birth to 5 years) children attending with their parents or caregivers.

A qualified early childhood educator leads activities.

Parents can learn a lot at StrongStart BC centres, including:

  • Activities to do at home to help a child learn
  • Ways to support a child's physical, social and emotional learning
  • Ways to support a child's language and communication skills
  • Tips for healthy snacks
  • Information about other services and resources in the community.

The Centre is open 3 hours a day, 5 days a week.

For more information contact the school (see above) or the Community Literacy Coordinator at: 250-687-4983.


Address / Contact Info

Blueberry Creek Community School Hub
200 Centre Avenue Blueberry Creek (Castlegar), BCV1N 3B9
Contact name: Loreen Amonson

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 365-7201
Fax : (250) 365-6654

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This program was last updated on 04 Feb 2019.