Whether you’re looking for all-day childcare, an inspiring workshop or just fancy taking your kids along to something fun like a forest school session, there’s something happening in York this Easter to fit the bill. From football to woodland crafts, there’s something for everyone.
What: A variety of STEAM activities for 4 to11 year-olds. Each day there will be a ‘build and code’ activity prepared for the older children and a combination of STEAM free play and leader-led activities.
Where: Bootham Junior School
When: Wednesday 28th March and Wednesday 4th April, 9am to 4pm
Cost: £35 a day (sibling discount available)
Book: Online through this website
What: A variety of themed forest school sessions with Wild Things, including fairies and elves and woodland Easter crafts,
Where: The grounds of Millthorpe School, YO23 1WF
When: March 26th (two sessions) and March 27th (two sessions)
Cost: £12 per session
Book: Visit the Wild Things website to book
What: The camps combine sports activities including football, badminton, rounders, volleyball and tennis, with party-style games, crafts and play for 8–15 year olds.
Where: York Sport Centre, University of York, James Way, Heslington, York YO10 5NA
When: Monday 26 March 2018 – Thursday 29 March 2018, 08:30am to 17:30pm
Cost: Starting from £20 per day.
Booking: Visit the YorkSport website
What: Football-themed holiday clubs with games, skills and activities
Where: Poppleton Junior FC, Millfield Lane, York YO26 6NY
When: 26th to 29th March inclusive and 3rd, 5th, 6th April inclusive
Cost: £12 standard day, £18 extended day
Book: Visit the All Star Football Academy website to book online
What: A variety of woodland adventures, including bow and arrow making, medieval adventures, fairy and elf gardens and more.
Where: Primrose Hill, Buttercrambe Road, Stamford Bridge, North Yorkshire YO41 1AW
When: 27th and 29th March, 3rd, 4th and 5th April (visit the website for what’s on when)
Booking: Visit the Woodland Adventure Co website to book online
What: Football fun for boys and girls with York City Football Club Foundation
Where: Huntington School, Fulford School and York Sport Village
When: Dates vary according to venue, and include 26th March – 29th March and 3rd April to 6th April
Cost: £10 per day (£2 extra for warm-up club)
Booking: Visit the website to book online