Employability Skills Courses for Parents and Carers, in partnership with City Of Wolverhampton College
Mar
15
to 22 Mar

Employability Skills Courses for Parents and Carers, in partnership with City Of Wolverhampton College

  • Harvest Templte Church Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Free Employability Skills Courses for parents and carers on two dates in March, in partnership with City of Wolverhampton College

  • Friday 15th March, 9:30am to 2:30pm

  • Friday 22nd March, 9:30am to 2:30pm

Where?

Harvest Temple Church Hall (New Trust Centre)
Wolverhampton Road
WV10 0PD

Limited places - please register before attending.

For more information and to register your place, please contact the HeadStart Team at YMCA on 01902 371562

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Positive Parenting Programme
Feb
27
to 27 Mar

Positive Parenting Programme

  • East Park Methodist Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Free Positive Parenting Programme, every Wednesday from 27th February 2019 to 27th March 2019, 9:15am to 10:15am.

Where?

  • East Park Methodist Methodist Church, Brooklands Parade, Eastfield, WV1 2ND

For more information, and to register your place, please contact the HeadStart Team at Black Country YMCA on 01902 371562.

For full details, download a flyer below:

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The HeadStart January to April 2019 Programme from Park Village Education Centre
Jan
21
to 19 Apr

The HeadStart January to April 2019 Programme from Park Village Education Centre

  • Park Village Education Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Park Village Education Centre: HeadStart Activity Programme, January to April 2019

Build confidence, new skills, resilience and wellbeing, through these fantastic activities! For young people and families living in the following areas:

  • Low Hill

  • Scotlands

  • Bushbury South

Please note that young people will need to be booked on to all activities and a consent form will need to be completed.

Weekly Timetable as follows: 

  • Thursdays 5.30pm - 7pm. Dance  (please note, these sessions are fortnightly only, starting 24th Jan 2019)

  • Fridays 5.30pm - 7pm. West African English Support Group

  • Fridays 5.00pm - 6.30pm. MMA In Power

  • Fridays 6.30pm - 8pm. Millionaires Youth Club

  • Fridays 7pm - 8.30pm. Ghatka Sikh Martial Arts

  • Saturdays 11am. Football (unless very wet)

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The HeadStart Programme for January to April from Big Venture Centre
Jan
21
to 19 Apr

The HeadStart Programme for January to April from Big Venture Centre

Big Venture Centre: Headstart Activity Programme, January to April 2019

Build confidence, new skills, resilience and wellbeing, through these fantastic activities! For young people and families living in the following areas:

  • Low Hill

  • Scotlands

  • Bushbury South

Please note that young people will need to be booked on to all activities and a consent form will need to be completed. For more information and to book places, please ring 07866 658983

Weekly Timetable below:


Mondays, starting Monday 21st January

Session 1: Drop in session from 10.00am till 3.00pm for Parents where they can:

  • discover and learn about cooking healthy food on a budget

  • managing their finances, savvy shopping techniques

  • participate in Art and Crafts workshops

  • make friends and socialise and have fun !!!

  • Undertake Food safety and hygiene course level 1 and 2

Includes ‘Dance yourself happy’ sessions 11.00am till 12.00 noon. Young children up to 5 years of age will be catered for all in a fun relaxed non-judgemental environment.

Session 2: Flourishing Parents and families session, 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Parents can either bring their children back to the centre to eat what they have cooked during the day or parents not attending the session during the daytime can bring children to the centre straight after school for a family meal sitting around the table where they can build family bonds and young people can get assistance through homework club, and receive talks from outside facilitators on bullying, self-harm, eating disorders, peer pressure, or just simply relax and play board games and more.

Please note: parents not attending the day session will need to book on to enable meals to be catered for.

Session 3: Drama sessions - 5.30pm till 7.30pm


Tuesdays

Crafts in the Café  sessions 3.30pm till 5.00pm


Wednesdays, starting Wednesday 30th January

Session 1: Parent session, from 10.00am throughout the day

Representatives from Wton Homes, Credit union, Access 2 Business, Black Country Impact, Community Social services, etc will be available for parents to access support if they are experiencing issues.

Session 2: Femtinos Sessions, 4.00pm till 6.00pm 

Young people will have the opportunity to have fun whilst they discover, learn, explore and interact in science . The sessions will include exploring SPACE through hands on creative learning and cover topics including:

● The Universe & Galaxies ● How did the universe begin? What does it contain? ● Learn about current theories ● What does our galaxy smell like? ● Explore the shapes of galaxies through crafts

Space Travel ● How do astronauts poo in space? ● What is space food like? ● What do astronauts drink? ● Design a rocket to launch into space 

● Moonlanding ● Timeline of moonlanding ● Exploring the moon ● Craters & space rocks  Exoplanets ● Exploring our solar system ● What’s an exoplanet? ● Is there Alien life? ● Designing our own exoplanet 

● The Life of a Star ● Stages of stars ● Chemical reactions within a star ● Black holes


Fridays

Boxercise

with Daryl Chambers from Impower, 4.00pm till 5.00pm


Saturdays starting 26th January

‘Wanna be a Star?’ sessions

Voice coaching and music) with professional musician  Ed Davies and members of RML rock school, 10.00am till 12.00 noon

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The HeadStart Programme for January to April from Low Hill Community Centre
Jan
21
to 19 Apr

The HeadStart Programme for January to April from Low Hill Community Centre

  • Low Hill Community Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Low Hill Community Centre: Headstart Activity Programme, January to April 2019

Build confidence, new skills, resilience and wellbeing, through these fantastic activities! For young people and families living in the following areas:

  • Low Hill

  • Scotlands

  • Bushbury South

Please note that young people will need to be booked on to all activities and a consent form will need to be completed. For more information and to book places, please ring 01902 552312.

Weekly Timetable as follows:

  • Mondays - Drama Workshops, 5.00pm to 7.00pm 

  • Tuesdays - ASWA/Slam Wrestling, 7.45pm to 9.30pm

  • Wednesdays - Cooking with families sessions using Low Hill Community Centre and the Strawberry Patch Community Garden, 5.00pm to 7.00pm

  • Fridays - RAW Art Workshops with Alex Vann, 5.00pm to 7.00pm

  • Saturdays - Revolution Dance Academy, 9.30am to 11.30am

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The January to April 2019 Programme for Heath Town, Park Village, Eastfield, Springfield and Old Heath, from Black Country YMCA
Jan
14
to 12 Apr

The January to April 2019 Programme for Heath Town, Park Village, Eastfield, Springfield and Old Heath, from Black Country YMCA

A brilliant range of free activities to build confidence, health and wellbeing, for 10-16 year olds and parents / families, running from January 14th to April 12th 2019 from the following venues:

  • Harvest Temple Church Hall, Wolverhampton Road, WV10 0PD

  • Ellerton House, Ellerton Walk, Park Village, WV10 0UG

  • Stratton Street Community Centre, Nine Elms Lane, WV10 9AF

  • Holy Trinity Church Hall, WV10 0LY

  • East Park Methodist Church, Brooklands Parade, Eastfield, WV1 2ND

  • Hope Centre, 40 Ling House, Long Ley, Heath Town, Wolverhampton WV10 0HH

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The HeadStart programme for 10-16 year olds

Download a flyer below for the weekly schedule. For further information, or to book places, please ring 01902 371562 or email headstart@ymcabc.org.uk

The HeadStart programme for Parents and Carers

Download a flyer below for the weekly schedule. For further information, or to book places, please ring 01902 371562 or email headstart@ymcabc.org.uk

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The January to April 2019 Programme for All Saints, Blakenhall, Parkfields and Ettingshall, from Black Country YMCA
Jan
14
to 12 Apr

The January to April 2019 Programme for All Saints, Blakenhall, Parkfields and Ettingshall, from Black Country YMCA

A brilliant range of free activities to build confidence, health and wellbeing, for 10-16 year olds and families, running from January 14th to April 12th 2019 from the following venues:

  • Bob Jones Community Hub, Bromley St, Blakenhall WV2 3AS

  • Parish Church of St. Martin, Dixon St, Parkfields WV2 2BG

  • All Saints Community Centre, All Saints Rd, WV2 1EL

The HeadStart Programme for 10-16 year olds

Download a flyer below for the weekly schedule. For further information, or to book places, please ring 01902 371562 or email headstart@ymcabc.org.uk.

The HeadStart Programme for Parents and Carers

Download a flyer below for the weekly schedule. For further information, or to book places, please ring 01902 371562 or email headstart@ymcabc.org.uk.

(Please note that some activities don’t start until 22nd or 23rd January - see the timetable below for details).

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"A Place To Be Me", every Thursday at Lower Bradley Community Centre
Jan
10
to 14 Feb

"A Place To Be Me", every Thursday at Lower Bradley Community Centre

  • Lower Bradley Community Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

For more information or to book your place please contact Gazebo Theatre on 01902 497222. Or just come along to one of the sessions and have a chat!

Gazebo will be running their a Place to Be Me programme for young people aged 10 to 16 years old from January 10th until 14th February 2019.

Sessions will take place every Thursday from 5pm to 7pm at Lower Bradley Community Centre, WV14 8DP.

The programme includes an extensive range of fun, exciting and creative activities aimed to build confidence, gain new skills and promote positive health and wellbeing.

Please note that Gazebo are also running sessions from Bilston Town Hall, every Monday and Wednesday.

Meet new friends and have fun!

When?

Every Thursday, 5pm until 7pm from Thursday 10th January until Thursday 14th February

Where?

Lower Bradley Community Centre, WV14 8DP

Booking places

Call Gazebo Theatre on 01902 497222 or just drop by at one of the sessions.

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What young people have said:

Coming to these activities has changed me … I have been more confident and less shy. It helps you communicate with other people.
— Raymasha
I was shy, but now I feel strong and confident
— Sydnee
Thank you for everything you have done for us. Helping us with problems, teaching us right from wrong and helping us to be confident.
— Laureen
This club changed my boredness into fun…ness!
— Alfie

What the parents have said:

All the activities are fun and gives her the opportunities to build resilience, confidence and self – esteem.
— Hyacinth
John loves coming … the best thing I have done was to bring him here.
— Jane
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"A Place To Be Me", every Monday and Wednesday, at Bilston Town Hall
Jan
9
to 13 Feb

"A Place To Be Me", every Monday and Wednesday, at Bilston Town Hall

For more information or to book your place please contact Gazebo Theatre on 01902 497222. Or just come along to one of the sessions and have a chat!

Gazebo will be running their a Place to Be Me programme for young people aged 10 to 16 years old from Wednesday 9th January until Wednesday 13th February 2019.

Sessions will take place every Monday and Wednesday from 5pm to 7pm at Bilston Town Hall, WV14 0AP.

The programme includes an extensive range of fun, exciting and creative activities aimed to build confidence, gain new skills and promote positive health and wellbeing.

Please note that Gazebo are also running sessions from Lower Bradley Community Centre every Thursday.

Meet new friends and have fun!

When?

Every Monday and Wednesday, 5pm until 7pm from Wednesday 9th January until Wednesday 13th February

(Please note there is no session on Monday 7th January).

Where?

Bilston Town Hall, WV14 0AP

Booking places

Call Gazebo Theatre on 01902 497222 or just drop by at one of the sessions.

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What young people have said:

Coming to these activities has changed me … I have been more confident and less shy. It helps you communicate with other people.
— Raymasha
I was shy, but now I feel strong and confident
— Sydnee
Thank you for everything you have done for us. Helping us with problems, teaching us right from wrong and helping us to be confident.
— Laureen
This club changed my boredness into fun…ness!
— Alfie

What the parents have said:

All the activities are fun and gives her the opportunities to build resilience, confidence and self – esteem.
— Hyacinth
John loves coming … the best thing I have done was to bring him here.
— Jane
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HeadStart and the Bob Jones Community Hub present ... Cinderella! (Tickets: £5)
Dec
1
3:30 pm15:30

HeadStart and the Bob Jones Community Hub present ... Cinderella! (Tickets: £5)

HeadStart Wolverhampton and The Bob Jones Community Hub are delighted to announce a special showing of Cinderella coming soon!

Taking place at 3pm on Saturday 1st December at the Bob Jones Community Hub on Bromley Street, the performance by Chaplins Gold Pantos will feature some special resilience-building and SUMO-based twists.

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Gazebo's Winter Wonderland! Visit **free** from 1st December to 22nd December
Dec
1
to 22 Dec

Gazebo's Winter Wonderland! Visit **free** from 1st December to 22nd December

GAZEBO’S ‘A WINTER WONDERLAND’ brings you an interactive experience for all the family!

The project is a co-production with Headstart Bilston East Mini Ambassadors, the young people of Gazebo’s HeadStart ‘A Place To Be Me’ project, Bilston East Parents and Careers and Talent Match Central Hub.

Gazebo’s A Winter Wonderland is more than just a grotto, it offers parents, careers and children of all ages the opportunity to work together, build resilience, as well as interact with The Cheeky Elves and Professional Pantomime Actors. It features the longest running Black Pantomime Dame in the UK and one of the Midlands Top Leading Actresses.

Solve puzzles, find clues, test your skills and find the true meaning of Christmas!

This special time only comes once a year, but a Christmas experience with Gazebo’s A Winter Wonderland can stay with you forever.

As well as working with the above partners, the concept, design and running of Gazebo’s A Winter Wonderland was the brainstorm of the young people of Bilston HeadStart’s a Place To Be Me project

This interactive journey will take approximately 10-15 minutes and is totally FREE!

When?

from Saturday 1st December To December 22nd 2018, visit:

  • Every Thursday 12pm to 3pm

  • Every Friday from 12pm to 3pm

  • Every Saturday from 11am to 4pm

Where?

  • Bilston Town Hall, WV14 0AP

Completely Free to attend!

For any extra dates and times follow Gazebo on Facebook - search ‘Gazebo Arts’ or on Twitter - @Gazebotheatre.

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WV10's Got Talent!
Nov
9
to 30 Nov

WV10's Got Talent!

HeadStart’s mini Ambassadors at Moreton School are delighted to be working with Low Hill Community Association to organise WV10’s Got Talent, a talent show for all ages running from Low Hill Community Centre!

Auditions are set to take place from 4pm until 8pm on Friday 9th November, with age categories of 6-10 years, 10-16, and 16-99.

The Grand Final, featuring the acts shortlisted in the auditions, will take place at 6:30pm on Friday 30th November.

Whatever your talent - singing, dancing, comedy, magic, anything! - the judges would love you to take part in auditions. Come and show us what you’ve got! Prizes will be awarded for each category.

Application forms are available from Low Hill Community Centre, Kempthorne Avenue, WV10 9JJ, or telephone 01902 552312.

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"A Place To Be Me", every Monday and Wednesday, at Bilston Town Hall
Nov
5
to 19 Dec

"A Place To Be Me", every Monday and Wednesday, at Bilston Town Hall

For more information or to book your place please contact Gazebo Theatre on 01902 497222. Or just come along to one of the sessions and have a chat!

Gazebo will be running their a Place to Be Me programme for young people aged 10 to 16 years old through the autumn and winter 2018.

Sessions will take place every Monday and Wednesday from 5pm to 7pm at Bilston Town Hall, WV14 0AP.

The programme includes an extensive range of fun, exciting and creative activities aimed to build confidence, gain new skills and promote positive health and wellbeing.

Please note that Gazebo are also running sessions from Lower Bradley Community Centre every Thursday.

Meet new friends and have fun!

When?

Every Monday and Wednesday, 5pm until 7pm from Monday 5th November until Wednesday 19th December

Where?

Bilston Town Hall, WV14 0AP

Booking places

Call Gazebo Theatre on 01902 497222 or just drop by at one of the sessions.

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What young people have said:

Coming to these activities has changed me … I have been more confident and less shy. It helps you communicate with other people.
— Raymasha
I was shy, but now I feel strong and confident
— Sydnee
Thank you for everything you have done for us. Helping us with problems, teaching us right from wrong and helping us to be confident.
— Laureen
This club changed my boredness into fun…ness!
— Alfie

What the parents have said:

All the activities are fun and gives her the opportunities to build resilience, confidence and self – esteem.
— Hyacinth
John loves coming … the best thing I have done was to bring him here.
— Jane
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The HeadStart Autumn Programme from Park Village Education Centre
Nov
4
to 31 Dec

The HeadStart Autumn Programme from Park Village Education Centre

  • Park Village Education Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Park Village Education Centre: Headstart Activity Programme, November to December 2018

Build confidence, new skills, resilience and wellbeing, through these fantastic activities! For young people and families living in the following areas:

  • Low Hill

  • Scotlands

  • Bushbury South

Please note that young people will need to be booked on to all activities and a consent form will need to be completed.

Weekly Timetable as follows:

  • Mondays 6pm to 7.30pm Baking (Latvian Burtneiki Group)

  • Fridays 5pm to 6.30pm MMA - Inpower

  • Fridays 6.30pm to 8pm Ghatka Martial Arts (Sikh cultural Martial Arts)

  • Fridays 5pm to 7pm Young Millionaire's Club - Youth Activities and Business skills

  • Saturdays 10 am - 1pm Arts & Crafts and Latvian cultural sessions (Fortnightly)

  • Sundays 11am - 1pm Football

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October 2018 Half-term activities at Bushbury Hill Estate Management Board
Oct
30
to 1 Nov

October 2018 Half-term activities at Bushbury Hill Estate Management Board

  • Bushbury Hill Estate Management Board (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

October 2018 Half-term activities at Bushbury Hill Estate Management Board

Tuesday 30th October

  • Pumpkin painting and mask making. Parents and family session, 11.00am till 3.00pm

Thursday 1st Nov

  • Arts and crafts and Oodles of Doodles face painting, Parents and family session, 11.00am till 3.00pm

Please note children will need to be booked on to the above activities by contacting Kim Payne on 07516726136 by Friday 26th October

Where?

Bushbury Hill Estate Management Board
Information House
18 Dickinson Avenue
Low Hill
Wolverhampton
WV10 9DQ

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October 2018 half-term activities at Stratton Street Community Centre
Oct
29
to 2 Nov

October 2018 half-term activities at Stratton Street Community Centre

  • Stratton Street Community Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

October 2018 half-term Activities at Stratton Street Community Centre

RML Rock School for young people aged 10 to 16 years

  • Monday 29th October to Friday 2nd November, 10.00am till 3.00pm

Dance workshop for 10 to 16 year olds with Revolution Dance Academy

  • Monday 29th October, 3.30pm till 4.30pm

RAW Art Workshops with Alex Vann.
Art workshops for the whole family.
11.00am till 3.00pm daily on the following days:

  • Tuesday 30th October: Halloween crafts / 'Honesty Portrait' / Mask making workshop

  • Wednesday 31st October: Most of the day delivering British Sign Language lesson, playing BSL games and Deaf Awareness training

  • Thursday 1st November: "Big Link Up" canvasses: individual designs at various sizes which are bolted together to from one big piece, to be mounted on a wall to decorate the centre

  • Friday 2nd November: ‘Wolves in Wolves' day: designing 2D wolves then making a huge 3D cardboard wolf and smaller 3D wolves to take home.

Where?

Stratton Street Community Centre
Nine Elms Lane
WV10 9AJ 

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"A Place To Be Me", every Thursday at Lower Bradley Community Centre
Sep
27
to 26 Oct

"A Place To Be Me", every Thursday at Lower Bradley Community Centre

  • Lower Bradley Community Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

For more information or to book your place please contact Gazebo Theatre on 01902 497222. Or just come along to one of the sessions and have a chat!

Following the success of their ‘Summer 5 Alive programme’, Gazebo will be running their a Place to Be Me programme for young people aged 10 to 16 years old through the autumn 2018.

Sessions will take place every Thursday from 5pm to 7pm at Lower Bradley Community Centre, WV14 8DP. The first session will be on Thursday 27th September.

The programme includes an extensive range of fun, exciting and creative activities aimed to build confidence, gain new skills and promote positive health and wellbeing.

Please note that Gazebo are also running sessions from Bilston Town Hall, every Monday and Wednesday - see here for details.

Meet new friends and have fun!

When?

Every Thursday, 5pm until 7pm from Thursday 27th September until Friday 26th October

Where?

Lower Bradley Community Centre, WV14 8DP

Booking places

Call Gazebo Theatre on 01902 497222 or just drop by at one of the sessions.

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What young people have said:

Coming to these activities has changed me … I have been more confident and less shy. It helps you communicate with other people.
— Raymasha
I was shy, but now I feel strong and confident
— Sydnee
Thank you for everything you have done for us. Helping us with problems, teaching us right from wrong and helping us to be confident.
— Laureen
This club changed my boredness into fun…ness!
— Alfie

What the parents have said:

All the activities are fun and gives her the opportunities to build resilience, confidence and self – esteem.
— Hyacinth
John loves coming … the best thing I have done was to bring him here.
— Jane
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**Updated** for October 2018 Half-Term. The Autumn 2018 Programme for All Saints, Blakenhall, Parkfields and Ettingshall, from Black Country YMCA
Sep
10
to 2 Nov

**Updated** for October 2018 Half-Term. The Autumn 2018 Programme for All Saints, Blakenhall, Parkfields and Ettingshall, from Black Country YMCA

October 2018 Half-term activities: Engage, Grow & Achieve

  • build emotional resilience by building stronger relationships

  • develop essential life skills such as communication, problems solving, decision making

When and where?

  • Monday 29th October, Tuesday 30th October and Wednesday 31st October at Bob Jones Community Centre, Bromley Street, Blakenhall, WV2 3AS from 9am – 5pm.

Who can come along?

  • Parents and carers and children

Please book places by emailing headstart@ymcabc.org.uk or calling 01902 371550.


Main programme below, ending Friday 26th October

A brilliant range of free activities to build confidence, health and wellbeing, for 10-16 year olds and families, running throughout the autumn from the following venues:

  • Bob Jones Community Hub, Bromley St, Blakenhall WV2 3AS

  • Parish Church of St. Martin, Dixon St, Parkfields WV2 2BG

  • All Saints Community Centre, All Saints Rd, WV2 1EL

Information is available in both English and Punjabi - see below:

Download flyer / timetable  (Punjabi) - PDF

Download a flyer below for the weekly schedule. For further information, or to book places, please ring 01902 371562 or email headstart@ymcabc.org.uk.

Download flyer / timetable  (Punjabi) (PDF)
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**Updated** for October 2018 Half-Term. The Autumn 2018 Programme for Heath Town, Park Village, Eastfield, Springfield and Old Heath, from Black Country YMCA
Sep
10
to 2 Nov

**Updated** for October 2018 Half-Term. The Autumn 2018 Programme for Heath Town, Park Village, Eastfield, Springfield and Old Heath, from Black Country YMCA

October 2018 Half-term programme as below:

Monday 29th October

  • 11:30 – 12:30. Relax and Craft for Parents and kids at Ellerton House, Ellerton Walk, Park Village, WV10 0UG

Tuesday 30th October

  • 12:00 – 1:00. Active bodies … Yoga. Parents and kids, at East Park Methodist Church. Brooklands Parade, Wolverhampton WV1 2ND

Wednesday 31st October

  • 10:30 – 11:30. Active bodies .. Drumming. Parents and kids, at Harvest Temple Church Hall (New Trust Centre) Wolverhampton Road, WV10 0PD

Thursday 1st November

  • 11:30 - 1:30. Food and mood .. Half Term Brunch Kids, at Holy Trinity Church Hall, Bushbury Road, WV10 0LY

Friday 2nd November

  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm. Active bodies .. Boxing, Year 5 and Year 6 young people, at Ellerton House, Ellerton Walk, at Park Village, WV10 0UG

  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm. Active bodies .. Boxing, Year 7 to Year 11 young people at Ellerton House, Ellerton Walk, Park Village, WV10 0UG


Main programme, ending October 26th

A brilliant range of free activities to build confidence, health and wellbeing, for 10-16 year olds and families, running throughout the autumn from the following venues:

  • Eastfield Community Centre, Colliery Road, WV1 2QY

  • Harvest Temple Church Hall, Wolverhampton Road, WV10 0PD

  • Ellerton House, Ellerton Walk, Park Village, WV10 0UG

  • Stratton Street Community Centre, Nine Elms Lane, WV10 9AF

  • Holy Trinity Church Hall, WV10 0LY

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Download a flyer below for the weekly schedule. For further information, or to book places, please ring 01902 371562 or email headstart@ymcabc.org.uk

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The HeadStart Autumn Programme from Big Venture Centre
Sep
8
to 21 Dec

The HeadStart Autumn Programme from Big Venture Centre

Big Venture Centre: Headstart Activity Programme, September to December 2018

Build confidence, new skills, resilience and wellbeing, through these fantastic activities! For young people and families living in the following areas:

  • Low Hill

  • Scotlands

  • Bushbury South

Please note that young people will need to be booked on to all activities and a consent form will need to be completed. For more information and to book places, please ring 07866 658983

Updated Weekly timetables for Big Venture from Monday 1st October as below:

  • Mondays - 3.30pm to 5.30pm for Parents - Flourishing Families (cooking, budget management, parental support, – basically life skills development).
    For Young People - Drama from 5:30pm until 7:30pm.

  • Tuesdays – 10.30am to 12.30pm for Parents – Art Therapy classes (face painting, nail art, facials). Feel good.
    For Young People and Parents - 3:30pm until 5:00pm, Art workshops for 10-16 year olds.

  • Wednesdays – 4.30pm to 6.00pm ‘Fix Up’ project mechanics mentoring.  Come and learn how to fix you bike, scrambler etc.  on your own or with Mom or Dad.

  • Thursdays – 11.30am to 1.30pm – for Parents, English and Maths, support back into work.  Further educational needs and opportunities.  Get your confidence back.

  • Saturdays – 9.30am to 11.30am - for Young People - Revolution Dance Academy.  Free Dance lessons for 10-16 year olds.  Get moving, get motivated!

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The HeadStart Autumn Programme from Low Hill Community Centre
Sep
7
to 21 Dec

The HeadStart Autumn Programme from Low Hill Community Centre

  • Low Hill Community Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Low Hill Community Centre: Headstart Activity Programme, September to December 2018

Build confidence, new skills, resilience and wellbeing, through these fantastic activities! For young people and families living in the following areas:

  • Low Hill

  • Scotlands

  • Bushbury South

Please note that young people will need to be booked on to all activities and a consent form will need to be completed. For more information and to book places, please ring 01902 552312.

Weekly Timetable as follows:

  • Mondays from 10th September: Drama, 5:00pm to 7:00pm

  • Tuesdays from 11th September: Wrestling, 7:30pm to 9:00pm

  • Wednesdays from 12th September: Grow, Cook and Learn, 4:00pm to 6:00pm

  • Fridays from 7th September: RAW Art workshops with Alex Vann, 4:00pm to 6:00pm

  • Saturdays from 8th September: Revolution Dance Academy, 9:30am to 11:30am.

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Family Sports Day and Community BBQ at Heath Town Park
Aug
27
12:30 pm12:30

Family Sports Day and Community BBQ at Heath Town Park

An event for people of all ages and backgrounds to come together and celebrate what brings our community together in a warm, fun and friendly atmosphere. 


When?

Monday 27th August (August Bank Holiday), 12:30pm until 6pm

Where?

Heath Town Park, Church Street, Heath Town, Wolverhampton WV10 0LU

What's On?

  • A wide range of sporting and recreational activities, from Five-A-Side football tournaments to dominos, face painting to stage shows!
  • Live music
  • Free food!
  • Stalls from a wide range of local organisations and businesses

All activities are free of charge: come along and join in this August Bank Holiday!

 

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Stratton Street Beach Party in the Park at Fowlers Park
Aug
25
11:00 am11:00

Stratton Street Beach Party in the Park at Fowlers Park

Stratton Street Beach Party in the Park at Fowlers Park

  • Where? Fowlers Park, Nine Elms Lane, WV10 9AJ
  • When? Saturday 25th August, 11:00am until 5:30pm

A fun filled community day to attract and engage with children and adults alike. Promoting community at its best.

  • An artificial beach
  • Creative play activities
  • Donkey rides
  • Food stalls
  • Sports activities
  • Dance and self defence demonstrations

No need to book, just drop in and have fun!

For information regarding booking a stall, please ring 01902 453234 / 07904 335786.

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'It's a Knockout!' at Ormiston SWB Academy
Aug
15
11:30 am11:30

'It's a Knockout!' at Ormiston SWB Academy

A fantastic 'It’s A Knockout' event organised by Talent Match Black Country and HeadStart, this a family event and people can drop in at anytime to watch and enjoy the antics!

  • Two age groups: 10-16 year olds, and ages 17+
  • Teams of six please
  • To enter the aged 10-16 competition, email Manjit at Manjit.Cheema2@Wolverhampton.gov.uk
  • To enter the 17+ competition, email Ali at ali.walker@gazebotheatre.com
  • Closing date for entries: Tuesday 14th August
  • Spectators just attend on the day. No tickets required!

For further information please email: Ali.walker@gazebotheatre.com

When and where?

11.30 am to 3.30 pm
Wednesday 15th August 2018

Ormiston SWB Academy
Dudley Street
Bilston
West Midlands
WV14 0LN

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Bilston Krafty Kids Café at Bilston Methodist Church
Aug
7
to 30 Aug

Bilston Krafty Kids Café at Bilston Methodist Church

  • Bilston Methodist Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

For Young People and Parents, running on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7th August to 30th August, 10am to 1pm


Try it Tuesdays

  • Craft sessions designed to learn new skills

Wellbeing Wednesdays

  • Mindfulness
  • Yoga
  • Health/Nutrition

Therapeutic Thursdays

  • Craft-based therapeutic sessions

Places are limited. For further information, and to book places, please email emilythefamilyworker@hotmail.com

 

 

 


Where?

Bilston Methodist Church
Bow Street
Bilston
WV14 7NB

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The Gazebo Theatre Summer Programme for Parents and Carers
Aug
1
to 31 Aug

The Gazebo Theatre Summer Programme for Parents and Carers

Parents and Carers Summer Programme from Gazebo Theatre

A wide range of free activities for parents and carers living in Bilston East and Lower Bradley:

  • Wednesday 1st August - "Go Kidz Go", 12:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Wednesday 15th August - "Family Fun Day" at Lower Bradley Community Centre, 11:00am to 2:00pm
  • Thursday 16th August - "Day Trip to Barmouth", 9:00am start
  • Wednesday 22nd August - "Picnic in the park" 10:00am to 3:00pm
  • Wednesday 29th August - "Dudley Zoo" - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Plus, every Friday, 1:00pm to 3:00 pm, starting 3rd August at Lower Bradley Community Centre:

  • Exciting Arts and Crafts Activities to teach you children to do at home.
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