Posted by Beverley Cowling
21 June 2018 at 15:31
Holiday Care, Summer Schools, Action days and fun, fun, fun!
The School Holidays are fast approaching! Here are some exciting Holiday Clubs available in Nottinghamshire for Summer 2018.
New Youth Theatre. Nottingham & Mansfield
New Youth Theatre provides a great opportunity for young performers aged 5-14 to work towards a mini-production in just 3 days! The workshops will include classes in acting, singing and dancing with the performance being held on the afternoon of the final day. This performance is free for parents and friends.
Summer Camp 2018 - 'You're Welcome' a workshop inspired by the Disney Film Moana!
•15th to 17th August 2018
Methodist Church Centre, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7PQ.
10.00am to 4.00pm · Total cost £75.00
•22nd to 24th August 2018
St John's Old School Centre, Mansfield, NG18 1QH.
10.00 am to 4.00pm · Total cost £75.00
View New Youth Theatre's profile on After School Kid here.
Sprouts. Sherwood, Beeston, Wollaton and West Bridgford & City Centre
Sprouts run imaginative drama workshops for 2 age groups (4-7 yrs and 8-11 yrs).
Children get to put together a whole show in just 3 days, and parents get to watch on the 3rd day. Each day includes learning songs, playing games and everyone has a part to play in the show.
4-7s Shere Khan’s Return £58 (£48 for siblings)
Each day includes learning the story, songs and characters as well as playing games and having lots of fun. Parents get to watch the full show at the end with children dressed in full costumes.
Sherwood Community Centre 10-12pm
Beeston Pearson Centre 2 – 4 pm
Wollaton St Leonards Community Centre 10am-12pm
West Bridgford All Hallows Hall 2pm-4pm
8-11s- The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood
Sprouts will be giving budding performers a taste of real theatre! Children will learn the basics of character creation and stagecraft. At the end of the course, they'll perform the story within a real theatre setting.
•August 6th-10th The Shed, Beeston Community Centre. 1.30-4.30 (Performance 5 pm on 10th)
•August 13th-17th Nottingham, College Street Centre. 1.30-4.30 (Performance 5 pm on 17th)
View here for information about Sprouts Drama.
Simply Dance (Mixed Activities). Mapperley and Radcliffe.
Simply Dance offers an action-packed Children's Holiday club in Nottinghamshire that runs at two locations, Mapperley and Radcliffe. They provide fun and affordable childcare that keeps the kids active during the school holidays.
Their Holiday Club includes a variety of activities including dance, drama, outdoor activities, and lots of games! They also have a DVD and crafts zone set up throughout the day for children wanting some quiet time.
Some of their Holiday Clubs have special guests. In the past, they've had Go Bake and Gizmos Lab providing fun activities and entertainment.
Children of all abilities are welcome and it's suitable for ages 3 - 12.
Mapperley Methodist Church.Mapperley.
Monday 13 August
Tuesday 14 August
Monday 20 August
Tuesday 21 August
South Nottingham Academy. Radcliffe.
Wednesday 15 August
Thursday 16 August
Wednesday 22 August
Thursday 23 August
A standard day is 9:30am-3:30 pm and costs £17 per day. If you need wrap around care we also offer early and lates from 8:15 am- 4:00 pm for a small extra cost.
For more information and to book their holiday club view here
Camp Williams Holiday Club. Nottingham Emmanuel School. NG2 7YF.
The staff at Camp Williams work hard at delivering an unforgettable experience. Their exciting Holiday camps run throughout the year and are jam-packed with activities to keep children engaged and active. They will learn new skills, make friends, and create wonderful memories!
This Summer their Holiday Camps are held at the Nottingham Emmanuel School and they’ll be running two age groups, 4-7-year-olds and 8-15-year-olds.
Activities include high-energy games, sports, crafts and messy play. 8 – 15-year-olds also get 3 skills clinics each day like climbing, archery, game design and skateboarding!
(Due to Ofsted regulations, they can only accept children from 1st September following their fifth birthday.)
The Mill Adventure Base
The Mill Adventure base offers an action-packed, fun-filled day out for the kids. There's a huge range of activities where kids get to learn new skills, build confidence and make new friends.
Their wide range of activities includes Kayaking, Archery, Indoor Climbing, low ropes, team games, Zip wire, tunnelling and many more!
The Holiday Club is available for 8-12-year-olds and they'll get to enjoy at least three adventurous activities each day, with supervision throughout from qualified and experienced staff.
This Summer, their Holiday Club will run every weekday from July 30th to August 31st, 2018.
Parents can drop off their little ones off between 8:30 am & 9:30 am and can pick up between 4.30pm & 5:30 pm. The cost is £27 per child, per day and spaces are limited so bookings must be made in advance!
Children must come with their own lunch and refreshments.
For more information view their profile on After School Kid.
To book, email: outdoor.environmental@nott
Star Strike Football Coaching
Star Strike Football Coaching provides a football summer camp where children can develop new skills, have fun and make new friends in sessions planned and delivered by FA qualified, DBS checked, experienced coaches.
This summer, their footy Holiday clubs will be held at -
National Academy, Hucknall NG15 7DB, from August 6th - August 10th for children aged 7 - 11. Each session is from 9.30 am - 12. 30 pm and costs £8 per day or £40 for the whole week.
St Johns School, Colwick, NG4 2ED, from August 20th - August 24th for children aged 7 - 11. Each session runs from 9.30 am - 3.30 pm and costs £14 per day or £75 for the whole week. Half days are available at £8 and they also offer an early drop-off and pick up at an extra £10 per each drop-off/ pick up. For more information, take a look at their profile here, or to book a session view here.
Create West Bridgford, Summer Art School. NG
Create run popular art classes and craft workshops for children of all ages. As well as Holiday Clubs, they run classes for preschoolers, birthday parties, private tuition and much more. This Summer their classes will run on Tuesdays and Fridays for preschoolers, children aged 5-6 and children aged 7-11.
Each Holiday Club follows a special theme for 5 -11year olds and at this Summer School, the theme is Masterpieces!
•Pre-school times are 9.30 am - 10.15 am on Tuesdays and Fridays. There will be a weekly theme and children will take part in 3 activities during the class. Please book via pre-school booking form.
• Classes for ages 5-6 are from 10.45 am - 11.45 am and ages 7-11 are from 12.15 pm - 1.15 pm on Tuesdays and Fridays
These classes will follow a different theme each day so children can book on to 1 a week or 2, or come to all of them!
Classes run on Tuesdays and Fridays throughout the school summer holiday starting Tuesday 24th July until Friday 31st August.
Pre-school: £7 per session or book a block of 4 or more for £6 per session.
5-6 and 7-11: £9 per session or book a block of 4 or more for £8 per session.
School's Out Ruddington. Ruddington NG
School's out Ruddington - are an OFSTED registered holiday club based at St Peters Junior School for children aged 4 to 12 (children from any school can attend their Holiday Club). They run throughout every Nottinghamshire school holiday and any inset days.
The club is open from 8.30am to 5.30pm and children can attend for full or half days. The cost for a full day is £28 and half a day is £21.
There's lots of choice for the children, they can either take part in some sporty play, craft activities or join in on the 'adult led' workshops which are listed on their website.
Little Wickets! Keyworth, Papplewick, Caythorpe and Grantham.
Little Wickets provide fun cricket camps and welcome all abilities! Their activities include -Indoor Soft Ball, Cricket techniques, Skills & Games, and Small group activities.
They cover all aspects of cricket in a fun and enjoyable environment. Separated into small activity groups based on their age and ability the children will develop technical skills, fair play, and teamwork.
In their groups, the children will develop all-round technical skills, a sense of fair play and teamwork. Games during the day will ensure their new skills are put to the test.
Holiday Club Dates and Venues -
30th & 31st July and 1st August at Keyworth Cricket Club.
13th, 14th and 15th August at Papplewick and Linby Cricket Club.
20th, 21st and 22nd August at Caythorpe Cricket Club.
The day starts at 9 am and finishes at 3.30pm (early drop off 8.30am - Pick up must be no later than 4 pm). 4-year-olds can do Mornings ONLY.
Older children can book anything from a half day to all 3 Days.
Early booking discounts - Half Day £15.00, Full Day £25.00
Usual prices -Half Day £20.00, Full Day £30.00
National Watersports Centre
This Holiday Club is definitely one for action lovers!
Adventure Holiday Club is suitable for Children aged 8 - 14 and will be running every weekday (except bank holiday) from Wednesday 1st August - Friday 31st August 2018. Children can be booked onto a day of activities from just £40 per day, per child.
The day starts at 8 - 8.30 am and finishes at 5 - 5.30 pm. Children will be picked up tired, happy and ready for a rest!
Activities are listed below and a packed lunch will be included -
•E-Combat Laser Tag
•Outdoor games (Foot golf)
•Arts and Crafts
•Kayaking, Canoeing and Lazy River Tubing
•XL Stand Up Paddleboards
Activities are subject to availability, weather conditions and some activities may be changed to suit the group on the day. All activities are fully supervised.
To book your child a place, view their website and booking form here.
Studio 3 Mapperley Dance and Fitness Centre. NG3 6BA
Studio 3 Mapperley Dance and Fitness Centre are offering a Dance and Multisports Holiday Club. Each day will split into 3 sessions, children can choose which sessions they would like to join or they can take part in all 3.
Stretch. 9 am - 10 am - 1 hour of Strech and Acro.
Dance. 10 am - 2 pm - Dance, prizes, nail painting, tattoos and art and craft. £15.
Multiports. 2 pm - 4 pm - Sports, Fun, Games and Activities. £8.
The price of Stretch and Dance is £20, Dance and Multisport are £22 and all 3 sessions will cost £25.
Dates for August are Monday 13th, Wednesday 15th, Tuesday 21st, Thursday 23rd, Friday 31st and Monday 3rd of September.
Children will need to bring a packed lunch, sunscreen and trainers for multisports, there will also be a tuck shop selling snacks on site.
For more information on Studio 3 Mapperley, take a look at their After School Kid Profile.
Young Filmmakers Summer School.
Young Film Makers give your child a week of unforgettable fun, friendship and film-making at their summer school. Now in their 12th year, these hugely popular summer camps are ideal for 8-16s in the Nottingham area.
This summer their Holiday Club will be held at Woodlands School, Beechdale Road NG8 3EZ from August 6th - August 10th. No experience is necessary and the whole week costs £135. Book here to avoid disappointment, spaces are limited. Find out more about Young Film Makers by visiting their website here.
TB Sport - Sports and Activity Camps
TB Activities provide Football, Dodgeball, Dance, Hockey, Tennis, Gymnastics, Rounders, Basketball, Athletics and much more at their activity camps. Children can always opt in or out of activities depending on individual likes and dislikes. They always run two sessions simultaneously giving children the choice.
Their camps on offer this Summer are -
Sacred Heart Catholic Voluntary Academy, Southcliffe Road, Carlton, NG4 1EQ
13th - 17th August £8.00 per day.
Mansfield Primary Academy, Newgate Lane, Mansfield, NG18 2LB
20th - 24th August £4.00 per day (the school have subsidised this camp for all participants).
Mansfield Primary Academy, Newgate Lane, Mansfield, NG18 2LB
28th - 31st August (4 day week due to bank holiday)
£4.00 per day (the school have subsidised this camp for all participants).
For more information or to book TB Sport and their Activity Camps view here
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Have a fabulous Summer!