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Holiday Activities and Food

During the Christmas, Easter and summer school holidays the Holiday Activities and Food, (HAF),  programme provides a range of energetic physical activities, exciting new experiences and a healthy meal for young people aged 4 -16 years and eligible for Free School Meals.

How do I book a place?

Please refer to the individual provider for details how to book. If unsure, contact the provider directly and they will help.  

According to McGee

Art Camp is offering free places for children in the Summer Holidays.

WHAT: We provide sketchbooks and guidance, harnessing new skills and strengthening existing skills.

WHO: Award winning Qualified Teacher and BBC Judge ('Best House in Town') Greg McGee runs the sessions with a team of teenage assistants.

WHERE: English Martyrs Church Hall, Dalton Terrace, opposite the Mount School, is a fully furnished hall. There are parking spaces to enable ease of drop off and pick up.

WHEN: 10am to 3pm Monday 25th to Friday 29th June; Monday 1st, Tuesday 2nd, Wednesday 3rd of August; Monday 8th, Tuesday 9th of August

MORE: Age range is 5 - 15 years old. Lunch is provided. Please contact greg@accordingtomcgee.com if you have requirements. Clothes suitable for getting creative will be needed.

Greg McGee is a Teacher, Artist, and director of city centre gallery According to McGee www.accordingtomcgee.com 

To confirm your child's place, please email greg@accordingtomcgee.com or text 07973653702

Door 84 Summer 2022

  

   

All places are completely free of charge for FSM eligible children and young people. For those ineligible the cost is stated within the details section. However, if cost is a barrier for anyone we urge that they speak to us as we are able to accommodate some additional subsidised spaces. More details of each session / trip and the entry fee can be found on flyers from Door 84, on our Facebook page and website: www.door84.org.uk 

Booking: https://door84.org.uk/forms/haf-summer-2022-registration/ 

Friday 5th August, 11am - 3pm: 84 Lowther Street, YO31 7LX. Free Family Fun, open to everyone.

  

Monday 8 August 11am -2pm: Scarcroft Park Field Picnic and Free Activities, (under 8s to be accompanied by an adult)

Monday 8 August 4:30 – 7:30pm: Door 84, Lowther St, YO31 7LX, Ages 8-17, Youth Session with food, drinks and snacks provided £1

Tuesday 9 August 9:30am - 4pm: Trip to Bridlington Animal Park and John Bull Confectionary, Ages 8 -17, £10 with entrance, transport, food and drinks provided. Meet at Door 84, Lowther St, 9:30am.

Friday 12 August, 11am - 3pm: 84 Lowther Street, YO31 7LX. Community Café for all families, food drinks and activities available. FREE

  

Monday 15 August 11am -2pm: Scarcroft Park Field Picnic and Free Activities, (under 8s to be accompanied by an adult)

Monday 15 August 4:30 – 7:30pm: Door 84, Lowther St, YO31 7LX, Ages 8-17, Youth Session with food, drinks and snacks provided £1

Tuesday 16 August 10:45am -4pm: Trip to York Dig and back to Door 84 for fun activities, Ages 8 -17, £1 with food and drinks provided. Meet at Door 84, Lowther St 10:45am.

Friday 19 August, 10am - 1pm: 84 Lowther Street, YO31 7LX. Community Café for all families, food drinks and activities available. FREE

 

Monday 22 August 11am -2pm: Scarcroft Park Field, Picnic and Free Activities, (under 8s to be accompanied by an adult)

Monday 22 August 4:30 – 7:30pm: Door 84, Lowther St, YO31 7LX, Ages 8-17, Youth Session with food, drinks and snacks provided £1

Tuesday 23 August 10am – 3:30pm: Playday Family Fun Day, FREE, open to everyone.

Friday 26 August 11am - 1pm: 84 Lowther Street, YO31 7LX. Community Café for all families, food drinks and activities available. FREE

Endorphins

Endorphins Group Logo

FREE Summer Session for eligible children aged 8 - 13 years old.

Plenty of fun and engaging themed sessions alongside our favourite Endorphins fun and games! Activities for all abilities and a great chance to have fun and make new friends.

Lunch is also provided for eligible children.

Location: St Aelred's Community Centre, 216 Fifth Avenues, Tang Hall, York, Y)31 0PN

Dates: 1st August - 26 August 

Times: 12 - 4pm (Mon, Tue and Fri) and 1 - 5pm (Wed)

Booking essential 

Contact 0330 1332642

Email: bookings@endorphins.uk

Website: www.endorphins.uk  

Food share@ Haxby Memorial Hall

haxby memorial hall posterSummer Holiday Scheme with food.

We are holding fun activities for all children. We will be offering a meal on the day plus food to take home.

Please note: parents/carers must be present furing the sessions. 

Starting Wednesday 27 July - Friday 02 September.

When: Every Wednesday and Friday over the summer holidays.

Ages: children aged 3 years - 13 years. Young er and older siblings are welcome too. 

Location: Haxby Memorial Hall, 16 The Village, Haxby, YO32 3HT

Booking and information: hmhholidayscheme@haxbymemorialhall.co.uk or call 01904 764358

 

Food share@ New Earswick Folk Hall

New Earswick Folk Hall Food Share posterSummer activities with food.

FREE activities including circus skills, music, art and more. 

Pack up lunch, drinks, fruit and a cooked meal to take away available for all family members. 

Ages: 3 years - 13 years and all family members are welcome. 

Time: 12 - 2pm

Dates: 28 July, 04 August, 11 August, 18 August, 25 August and 01 September.

Contact and booking:  The Folk Hall 01904 769621 or call reception to book a place.

Please note: children must be accompanied by an adult.

HealthyMe

Healthy Me PosterSummer Holiday Club

Netball, cricket, football, dodgeball, mental health, cooking, sports science and so much more!

Run by expeirenced primary teachers.

FREE for children registered for Free School Meals (FSM). Lunch included.

Ages: Reception  - year 7 (5 years - 12 year olds)

Location: Osbaldwick primary School, YO10 3AX (Lane site)

When: (weeks 2 and 3 of the summer holidays) Monday 01 - Friday 05 August and Monday 08 - Friday 12 August

Time: 08:30 - 4pm

Bookings and enquiries contact ross@healthymeuk.com  or call 07394110082

website: www.healthymeuk.com 

Mini Athletics

Mini athletic holiday campSuperstar Holiday Camp

Ages: for children in reception, Year 1, Year 2 and Year 3.

Cost: FREE for children in receipt of benefits related free school meals through the Government's Holiday Activitites and Food (HAF) programme. 

Location: Manor Church of England Academy

Dates: Monday 15 August - Friday 19 August

Time: 08:30am - 12:30pm

All children will receive a healthy breakfast and packed lunch.

To book your free place contact rwilson@miniathletics.com 

Website: www.miniathletics.com/holiday-camps 

Noise Academy

noise academy posterThe Noise Academy joins forces with Door 84 - Youth and Community Centre to bring summer workshops learning DJ skills, Beats, Sports and Food. When you arrive you will be allocated to a group. All children will receive a free healthy meal along with a healthy snacks and a drink. n Let us know of any food allergies. 

Ages: 10-16 years

Time: 10am - 2pm

Location: Door 84

When: Wednesdays on the following dates in August: 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st

Sign up and more info at: https://www.fatsoma.com/p/noise-academy-ltd

Contact: 07487804831 - ask for Alex or email info@noiseacademy.co.uk 

Speedkix Summer Activities

 

Morning activities including NERF, Zorbing, Bubble Football, Football, Soft Archery and much, much more.

Tues 26th July to Friday 26th August

Ages: 8 -16years

Copmanthorpe Recreation Centre YO23 3YR

For more information follow the link: https://www.speedkix.co.uk/events

St Nicks Nature Adventurers Holiday Club

Spend your Summer holidays at St Nicks learning new skills and meeting new people. We’ll be den building, playing games, making woodland crafts,  fire lighting, using tools, campfire cooking, learning about nature and more. Campfire lunch and snacks will be provided.

Mornings sessions 10:00 – 12:30 for under 10’s

Afternoon sessions 12:30 – 15:00 10 – 14 years

Three day club: 26th,27th,28th July

Three day club: 16th,17th,18thAugust

2nd August
9th August
23rd August
30th August

Contact freya@stnicks.org.uk to book your free HAF place.

 https://stnicks.org.uk/ 

Total Sports Summer Camps

Sports, archery,arts and crafts, wide field games such as capture the flag and manhunt, plus party days fancy dress and inflatables.

Monday 25th July - Friday 2nd September 2022

Venue Choices
Archbishop Holgate's School, YO10 5ZA, Ages 5 - 11
Askham Bryan College, YO23 3FR, Ages 5 - 11
Headlands Primary School,  YO32 2YH, Ages 5 - 11
Huntington Secondary School,  YO32 9WT, Ages 5 - 11
Poppleton Ousebank Primary School,  YO26 6JT, Ages 5 - 11

8am - 4pm, (flexible drop off until 9:15am)
enquiries@totalsportslimited.co.uk
www.totalsportslimited.co.uk
03444 141313

York City Knights 

Outreach Community Inflatable sessions

These sessions are free turn up and play, no need to book!

Thursday 4th August: York Acorn RFLC

 

  • Session 1 runs 10:00 -11:00 for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 11:00 - 12:00 for 12-16 years.

Thursday 4th August: Woodthorpe Green Play Area, Summerfield Rd, Woodthorpe, York YO24 2RU

  • Session 1 runs 1:30 -2:30 for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 2:30 - 3:30 for 12-16 years.

Tuesday 9th August: Heworth Ward, King George Field off Dodsworths avenue****

  • Session 1 runs 1:00 -2:30 for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 2:30 -4:00 for 12-16 years.

Tuesday 9th August: New Earswick Sport and Social Club, White Rose Ave, YO32 4AG.

  • Session 1 runs 5:30 -6:30 for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 6:30 - 7:30 for 12-16 years.

Thursday 11th August: York Acorn RFLC,

  • Session 1 runs 10:00 -11:00 for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 11:00 - 12:00 for 12-16 years.

Thursday 11th August: Woodthorpe Green Play Area, Summerfield Rd, Woodthorpe, York YO24 2RU

  • Session 1 runs 1:30 -2:30pm for 5 -11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 2:30 - 3:30pm for 12-16 years.

Friday 12th August: Acomb Green, Acomb, York YO26 5LR

  • Session 1 runs 2:00 -3:00pm for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 3:00 - 4:00pm for 12-16 years.

Tuesday 16th August: Orchard Park, Huntington

  • Session 1 9:30-10:30 for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 10:30 -1130 for 12-16 years.

Tuesday 16th August: Heworth Ward, King George Field off Dodsworths avenue****

  • Session 1 runs 1:00 -2:30 for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 2:30 -4:00 for 12-16 years.

Thursday 18th August: York Acorn RFLC,

  • Session 1 runs 10:00 -11:00 for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 11:00 - 12:00 for 12-16 years.

Thursday 18th August: Woodthorpe Green Play Area, Summerfield Rd, Woodthorpe, York YO24 2RU

  • Session 1 runs 1:30 -2:30pm for 5 -11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 2:30 - 3:30pm for 12-16 years.

Friday 19th August: Acomb Green, Acomb, York YO26 5LR

  • Session 1 runs 2:00 -3:00pm for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 3:00 - 4:00pm for 12-16 years.

Monday 22nd August: Heworth Ward, King George Field off Dodsworths avenue****

  • Session 1 runs 9:30 - 11:00pm for 5 -11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 11:00 - 12:30pm for 12-16 years.

Monday 22nd August: Acomb Green

  • Session 1 runs 2:00 -3:00pm for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 3:00 - 4:00pm for 12-16 years.

Tuesday 23rd August: Strensall Green

  • Session 1 runs 10:00 -11:00 for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 11:00 - 12:00 for 12-16 years.

Tuesday 23rd August: Heworth Ward, King George Field off Dodsworths avenue****

  • Session 1 runs 1:00 – 2:30pm for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 2:30 - 4:00pm for 12-16 years.

Thursday 25th August: York Acorn RFLC,

  • Session 1 runs 10:00 -11:00 for 5-11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 11:00 - 12:00 for 12-16 years.

Thursday 25th August: Woodthorpe Green Play Area, Summerfield Rd, Woodthorpe, York YO24 2RU

  • Session 1 runs 1:30 -2:30pm for 5 -11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 2:30 - 3:30pm for 12-16 years.

Thursday 25th August: New Earswick Sports & Social Club, White Rose Ave, YO32 4AG.

  • Session 1 runs 5:30 - 6:30pm for 5 -11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 6:30 - 7:30pm for 12-16 years.

Tuesday 30th August: Orchard Park

  • Session 1 runs 10:00 - 11:00am for 5 -11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 11:00 - 12:00pm for 12-16 years.

Tuesday 30th August: Heworth Ward, King George Field off Dodsworths avenue****

  • Session 1 runs 9:30 - 11:00pm for 5 -11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 11:00 - 12:30pm for 12-16 years.

Wednesday 31st August: Strensall Village Hall on the green

  • Session 1 runs 9:30 - 11:00am for 5 -11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 11:00 - 12:30pm for 12-16 years.

Wednesday, 31 August: Homestead Park

  • Session 1 2:00pm – 3:30pm ages 5- 11
  • Session 2 3:30pm – 5:00pm ages 11-14

Friday 2nd September: Orchard Park 9:30am – 12:30pm,

  • Session 1 9:30am – 11:00 ages 5- 11
  • Session 2 11:00am – 12:30 ages 11-14

Friday 2nd September: Acomb Green

  • Session 1 2:00pm – 3:00pm ages 5- 11
  • Session 2 3:00pm – 4:00pm ages 11-14

Monday 5th Sept: Acomb Green

  • Session 1 runs 10:00 - 11:00am for 5 -11 years,
  • Session 2 runs 11:00 - 12:00pm for 12-16 years.

Monday 5th SeptStray Road Playing Field

  • 1:30am – 4:30pm,
  • Session 1 1:30am – 3:00 ages 5- 11, Session 2 3:00pm – 4:30 ages 11-14

York City Knights - World Cup Ready Day Camps

Venue: York St John University Sports Fields, Haxby Road, YO31 8TA

Ages: 5 - 14 years

Cost £15 / day or Free of charge to those children eligible for free school meals.

To book: Details coming soon!

Wednesday 10th August 10am – 3pm ages 10 -14 years. 

Wednesday 17th August 10am – 3pm ages 10 -14 years. 

Wednesday 24th August 10am – 3pm ages 10 -14 years. 

York Theatre Royal

Creative workshops for young people aged 7-11 who would benefit from a positive place to be in the summer holidays. The sessions are for young people with an interest in drama and creativity who might not usually access sessions from York Theatre Royal.

The fun, free sessions are open to young people on free school meals or that have limited access or opportunity and would benefit from the chance to discover the arts.

The morning will include a creative workshop looking at some introductory theatre skills and end in a celebratory shared free lunch. A practitioner from York Theatre Royal will use drama and creative activities to encourage confidence and self-expression in a friendly and supportive way.

Absolutely no prior drama experience needed, we can’t wait to meet you!

Participants are invited to attend one session 10am - 1pm taking place at:

Marjorie Waite Court Community Hall: 2/3/4 August

Acomb Methodist Church: 9/10/11 August

Tang Hall Explore: 16/17/18 August

Contact Zoe on: zoe.colven.davies@yorktheatreroyal.co.uk

 

 

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