Due to COVID restrictions, gatherings are not allowed during this time. If you would like to speak to the Minister regarding an upcoming Wedding, Baptism, or a Funeral, please contact the office 250-652-2713 or via email [email protected]

For future rental inquiries, please go here for more information 

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some answers to common questions.

Thank you for considering Central Saanich United Church for your wedding.  We will be pleased to discuss any details you may have.  Once a date is determined, we invite you to have a discussion with our Minister and our Wedding Host will help you sort out many details of your wedding.

These Frequently Asked Questions may help:

Facilities

We are a historic church situated in the centre of the Saanich Peninsula - a little white church nestled under the trees.  We can seat up to 75 or 80 people comfortably.  Most parts of our buildings are handicapped accessible.  

 

Do you welcome the LGBTQ+ community?

Yes, Being an Affirming Congregation we are happy to celebrate marriages of same gender couples.

 

Are you open to creative ceremonies?

Yes!  Our minister will work with you to develop a creative, thoughtful worship service...a one-of-a-kind ceremony to remember.

 

Can a friend or family member conduct our weeding?

All weddings in our sanctuary are officiated by our minister, with exceptions to be discussed with our resident minister.  Involving family and friends can be an enriching experience, so we invite you to discuss this further with our minister.

 

Will your minister conduct a wedding ceremony outdoors or in another location? 

Yes!  We are quite willing to meet with you and discuss options.

 

What about music?

Our Music Director will be happy to work with you in consultation with our minister, to ensure you have a very personal and delightful arrangement for your wedding. 

 

Can we bring decorations?

Yes.  Many couples choose to have flower arrangements, bows on seats, candles and a wide variety of decorations for their ceremony. The possibilities are endless!  Our wedding host can help you with this.

 

How much will it cost?

Please contact our office for more details [email protected]  

 

Can we hold a reception following the service?

Yes, we have a hall that holds approximately 70 people.  This is rented separately, and information can be found here.  Or contact our office for more information [email protected]

Funeral Services

Our church welcomes those both in our congregation and from the wider community who require these services.  Please email us at [email protected], for more information.  

Rental Inquiries

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, our facilities are closed until further notice.  If you would like more information on future gatherings, please review the information found here

 

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