Lochside StrongStart has re-opened (following the winter break) for families with children between birth to 5 years old. The hours remain the same: Mon. Wed. Fri. 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. and Tues. Thurs. 12-45 -3:45 p.m. StrongStart is drop-in in nature. So, arrive any time during the hours we are open and stay the length of time you choose. Registration is a requirement of the Ministry of Education. New families can register at the StrongStart. Registration is not required before your first visit and the forms are available in the room. For registration purposes, please bring the original of ONE of the following pieces of your child(ren)'s identification: Birth Certificate; Passport; BC Care/Services Card.