Easter Activity Holiday Provision

Active Charnwood are providing an Easter Holiday Activity Programme to keep children active over the school break! Take a look below at the exciting opportunities on offer!

All activities must be pre-booked using the booking links provided. Spaces are very limited so book quick to avoid missing out!

*Wild Cards are accepted for our Easter Half Term Holiday Activity Programme - for more information about the Wild Card Scheme and how to access a Wild Card visit: wild-card-scheme

The Outwoods: Orienteering

Get Active and Explore the Outwood's! Our new orienteering session provides families the opportunity to get outdoors and take part in an introduction to Orienteering. There will be child-centred activities and games led by Active Charnwood staff followed by a family led activity where the focus is on implementing skills learnt from the activities to a beginners orienteering route whilst being supported by their family and Active Charnwood staff. The activity will improve your map reading and observational skills and follows a permanent course around the woods. It will also test how you work together as a team, as you try to gather all the clues!

  • Thursday 14th April 2022
  • 10:00-12:00
  • 4-16yrs
  • The Outwood's, Woodhouse Lane, LE11 3YG
  • £7 per child
    • £5.25 (Wild Card standard)
    • £3.50 (Wild Card concession)

Please wear suitable clothing and footwear for the weather. Please bring a drink.

This is a family activity - Under 7's will need to be accompanied by an adult. We are happy for younger siblings (Under 4) to participate in the activity for free providing they have a sibling aged 4+ booked on and a parent present.

*Please be aware that there is a parking charge of £1 when using The Outwood's car park. Visitors are required to pay £1 to park for a day. These charges apply every day (including Bank Holidays) between 6am and midnight. The car park has free Blue Badge parking.

Pre-Booking Required. To book please visit: https://charnwoodcouncil.bookinglive.com/leisure-activities-children

Or contact: 01509 634561 or contactcentre@charnwood.gov.uk - please note as of 4th April our Customer Services Team will b available from 9.00 – 4.00 Monday – Friday.

The Outwoods: Den Building

A fun activity delivered by Charnwood Borough Council Sports Leaders where you can learn how to build a den, before competing against each other to see who can build the best den; can you pass our water, wind and camouflage test?

  • Wednesday 13th April 2022
  • 10:00-12:00
  • 4-16yrs
  • The Outwood's, Woodhouse Lane, LE11 3YG
  • £8 per child
    • £6 (Wild Card standard)
    • £4 (Wild Card concession)

Please wear suitable clothing and footwear for the weather. Please bring a drink.

This is a family activity. Under 7's will need to be accompanied by an adult. We are happy for younger siblings (Under 4) to participate in the activity for free providing they have a sibling aged 4+ booked on and a parent present.

Please be aware that there is a parking charge of £1 when using the Outwood's carpark. All visitors are required to pay £1 to park for a day. These charges apply every day (including Bank Holidays) between 6am and midnight. The car park has free Blue Badge parking.

Pre-Booking Required. To book please visit: https://charnwoodcouncil.bookinglive.com/leisure-activities-children

Or contact: 01509 634561 or contactcentre@charnwood.gov.uk - please note as of 4th April our Customer Services Team will b available from 9.00 – 4.00 Monday – Friday.

The Climbing Station: Bouldering

If you like a challenge and a bit of a thrill, book onto one of our bouldering sessions and push yourself to your vertical limits. With the qualified instructors and using professional equipment you will be guided through the sessions at the Loughborough Climbing Station.

  • Tuesday 19th April 2022, 11:00-12:00
  • Thursday 21st April 2022, 11:00-12:00
  • 7-15yrs
  • The Climbing Station, Empress Road (off moor Lane), LE11 1RH
  • £12.00 per child
    • £9.00 (Wild Card standard)
    • £6.00 (Wild Car concession)

Please remember close-fitting clothing is recommended, particularly on the upper body and arms. Trousers and clean lightweight shoes are also recommended. Long hair should be tied back and jewellery removed

Please note that All under 18s will need the following form completed before arrival and all 11 and over will need to wear a mask.

Pre-Booking Required. To book please visit: https://charnwoodcouncil.bookinglive.com/leisure-activities-children

Or contact: 01509 634561 or contactcentre@charnwood.gov.uk - please note as of 4th April our Customer Services Team will b available from 9.00 – 4.00 Monday – Friday.


The Active Charnwood team works in partnership with many sports clubs and organisations to support local sports provision and encourage children to be more active. Check out the activities that will running in Charnwood below.

Leicester City in the Community

Leicester City in the Community are working in partnership with the Department for Education, Active Together, Leicestershire County Council and Cobden Primary School, to run free holiday activities for children eligible for Free School Meals (FSM).

The programme will be delivered over a 4 day period during the Easter Holidays and will consist of a range of workshops, games, sports activities and cooking sessions.

For more information please contact luke.dixon@lcfc.co.uk

To book visit: https://www.participant.co.uk/lcfc/event/holiday_activity_programme_cobden#init

Please note that bookings are for the full 4 day period.

Dates:

- Week 1: Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th April

- Week 2: Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd April

Timings: 10am - 2pm

Eligibility:

- Children aged 8 - 11 years

- Eligible for Free School Meals

- Leicestershire resident

Lunch: A packed lunch will be provided

Price: Free

Charnwood College Easter Sports Camp

This Easter Half-term, Charnwood College Sports Team are hosting a 3 day Multi Sports Camp. Children ages 6-12 are invited to attend either 1, 2, 3 or ALL 4 days! Different sports, activities and games will be delivered by the excellent Charnwood College coaching team.

Dates and timings:

9am -3pm, £15 per session or £50 for all 4 days!

- Monday 11th April

- Tuesday 12th April

- Wednesday 13th April

- Thursday 14th April

Children must bring a packed lunch, a drinks bottle, a warm jumper and coat.

Please get in contact if you have any questions: gobrien@dret.co.uk

Please enquire for sibling discounts.

To book visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/charnwood-college-easter-sports-camp-tickets-268841531257?aff=erelexpmlt

Fusion Lifestyle x Fit For Sport

Our partners at Fusion Lifestyle are working with Fit For Sport to deliver holiday provision at Loughborough Leisure Centre for year groups:

- 4-5 Years

- 6-7 Years

- 8-11 Years

Activities including; Super Sports, Fit Factor, Thrive Time, Learn Zone, Wellness Zone, Creative Zone, weeks in focus, special events, and much more!

11th – 14th April & 19th – 22nd April (excluding bank holidays)

Standard Day 09:30-16:30

Extended day 08:30-17:30

Day Pass Price - £30. Childcare vouchers accepted.

Early Bird offer for 10% discount which ends on 20th March. Families can claim 10% off using code: EBEASTERCAMP22

For more information visit: https://www.fitforsport.co.uk/holiday-activity-camps

TayPlay

TayPlay is an Ofsted Registered Childcare Provider who delivers high quality and fun Multi-Activity Holiday Camps throughout the UK for children aged 5-11 years (Year 1- Year 6).

They deliver a wide range of different activities within there Multi-Activity Holiday Camps.

To find you nearest TayPlay holiday camp along with more information visit: https://www.tayplaysport.co.uk/book

Molly's Gift

Molly's Gift are running FREE Easter Holiday Provision for children on FREE SCHOOL MEALS! Including fun activities such as multi-sport and arts and crafts!

- The Arc Community Hub, Loughborough LE11 2UP

- Monday 11th April - Thursday 14th April

- 10am - 2pm

- Ages 5-11yrs

- Lunch provided

Prebooking required. To book please visit: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdzvIgUPN0JnK62M8KKLDK7dHgX88EqHIFT1aYbpY8FcvqooA/viewform

For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/MollysGift6

Waterfront Sports and Education Academy

Easter is just around the corner! Is your child aged between 5-11 years?

Waterfront's Easter Holiday Programme:

- Tuesday 19th April - Friday 22nd April

- 1:00pm -4pm

- £5 per day

Activities include sports, Arts & Crafts, indoor games and much more!

For more information contact Charlotte.Cooper@waterfrontsea.org