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

The HeadStart Autumn Programme from Low Hill Community Centre

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

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 Park Village Education Centre
Sep
28
to Dec 21

The HeadStart Autumn Programme from Park Village Education Centre

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Park Village Education Centre: Headstart Activity Programme, October 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 5.30pm to 7pm - Baking

  • Mondays 5pm - 6.30pm Anglo French Club

  • Tuesdays 5pm - 6.30 pm - Choir (Moving from 12th Oct to Friday)

  • Friday 5.30pm - 6.30pm - Choir (Beginning 12th October)

  • Friday 5pm - 7pm Mixed Martial Arts and Confidence building (InPower)

  • Saturday 10 am - 1pm Latvian Arts and Language Classes (2nd and 4th Saturday of the Month only)

  • Saturday 1.30 - 3pm Football

  • Saturday 1.30 - 4.30 pm Arts and Crafts and Mentoring

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

"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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"A Place To Be Me", every Thursday at Lower Bradley Community Centre
Nov
8
to Dec 20

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

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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 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.

Meet new friends and have fun!

When?

Every Thursday, 5pm until 7pm from Thursday 8th November until Thursday 20th December

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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WV10's Got Talent!
Nov
9
to Nov 30

WV10's Got Talent!

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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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The Autumn/Winter 2018 Programme for Heath Town, Park Village, Eastfield, Springfield and Old Heath, from Black Country YMCA
Nov
12
to Dec 21

The Autumn/Winter 2018 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 throughout November and December 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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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 Autumn/Winter 2018 Programme for All Saints, Blakenhall, Parkfields and Ettingshall, from Black Country YMCA
Nov
12
to Dec 21

The Autumn/Winter 2018 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 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

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

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

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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 Nov 2

October 2018 half-term activities at Stratton Street Community Centre

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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 Oct 26

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

  • Lower Bradley Community Centre (map)
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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 Nov 2

**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 Nov 2

**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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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 Aug 30

Bilston Krafty Kids Café at Bilston Methodist Church

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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 Aug 31

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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'Safe and Sound' with The Hope Centre at Heath Town Astro Turf Area
Aug
1
to Aug 15

'Safe and Sound' with The Hope Centre at Heath Town Astro Turf Area

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Working with young people aged 10-16 years and their families to support community engagement, resilience, personal safety and good decision-making

Where?

  • Heath Town Astro Turf Area, Long Ley, Heath Town, Wolverhampton, WV10

When?

The following Wednesdays in August:

  • Wednesday 1st August, 1pm until 4pm
  • Wednesday 8th August, 1pm until 4pm
  • Wednesday 15th August, 1pm until 4pm

What's On?

  • Advice and guidance on personal safety and healthy lifestyles from local organisations and the emergency services.
  • Big games activities such as; big buzzer, Hit the target, coconut shy.
  • T shirt printing/drawing
  • BBQ and refreshments
  • Sports activities

For more information, contact Jane Bamber at The Hope Centre, on 01902 556645

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Summer Programme from Park Village
Jul
31
to Aug 24

Summer Programme from Park Village

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Park Village: Headstart Summer Activity Programme

Please contact 07507 380036 for further information and to book places.

Music with RML Rock School, 10am until 3pm

  • Tuesday 7th August
  • Wednesday 8th August
  • Thursday 9th August  
  • Friday August 24th: Showcase event to be held at Low Hill Community Centre
  • Friday 10th August - A day in the recording studio at Newhampton Arts Centre for Young people attending rock school 

Dance with Revolution Dance Academy, 11am until 1:30pm:

  • Tuesday 31st July
  • Tuesday 7th August
  • Tuesday 14th August
  • Tuesday 21st August 

Drama, 10.00 till 12.00/ 12.30 till 3.00pm on:

  • Thursday 16th August
  • Friday 17th August 

Arts Workshops: Sessions running 10 till 3.00pm

  • Monday 13th August
  • Tuesday 14th August
  • Wednesday 15th August 

Additional sports, arts activities will all be delivered throughout the summer holiday period

Please contact 07507 380036 for further information and to book places.

Please note children will need to be booked on to all activities and a consent form will need to be completed for all Young people attending any of the sessions.

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'Five Alive Summer Fun' Holiday Activities for 10-16 year olds and families with Gazebo Theatre
Jul
30
to Aug 31

'Five Alive Summer Fun' Holiday Activities for 10-16 year olds and families with Gazebo Theatre

'Five Alive Summer Fun' Holiday Activities for 10-16 year olds and families with Gazebo Theatre

30th July - 31st August

Places are limited, so register your places now by calling 01902 497222 or email sarah.parton@gazebotheatre.com

Week 1: Fun Team Building Activities

Drama Activities to improve confidence, self-esteem and emotional wellbeing.

The aim is to develop a group cohesive and promote a healthy positive working environment.

Week 2 –  Film Making

Young people are taught the basic skills of Film making:

  • Using Filming equipment from High End Cameras to mobile devices
  • Cutting and Editing
  • Sound Editing
  • Film Script writing.

Participants will produce their own short film/HeadStart commercial by the end of the week!                   

Week 3 –  Skills Week

Young people get the chance to work with industry professional practitioners in various areas suggested by them during consultancy

  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Music
  • Circus Skills
  • Set and prop creation

Week 4 – Play In A Week

Using all the skills and techniques learned the young people have to device, write and perform a play by the end of the week.

Content will be decided during consultation and co-production with the young people

Week 5 – Energy Control - Transition

Using various drama games, exercises and techniques, the young people will be taught a variety of tools to help them understand and control their emotions.

Participants will also learn how to cope with stressful situations and become braver, stronger, confident and more positive.

The young people will learn about the many factors involved in transitioning from Primary to Secondary school and how to overcome their fears and anxieties.

Out and about!

As well as the above, the 5 week programme will also include the following external activities!

  • 2nd August – Play Time. Picnic & Sports In The Park 
  • 9th August - Woodlands Camp. Canoeing, Archery, Zip Wire And More
  • 15th August - It’s A Knockout. Inflatable Obstacle Course
  • 28th August - Safe Side Visit Birmingham. Training At A Fire Station
  • 30th August - Planet Ice Cannock. Ice Skating Activity

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Summer Fun in New Park Village
Jul
30
to Aug 3

Summer Fun in New Park Village

  • Football
  • Cheer Leading
  • African Drumming
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Indoor Games
  • Outdoor Games
  • Street Dance

Registration at 10:45am on first day of attendance when the attached personnel slip must be brought. No slip, no admission!

All young people MUST bring a packed lunch - no pass outs allowed. Soft drinks & water freely provided.

For all enquiries please contact us via email on churchbilly.wn@gmail.com

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Summer Programme from Big Venture Centre
Jul
30
to Aug 24

Summer Programme from Big Venture Centre

Big Venture Centre: Headstart Summer Activity Programme

For more information and to book places, please ring 07866 658983

Arts Workshops

  • Tuesday 31stJuly
  • Wednesday 1st August
  • Friday 3rd August 

Sessions running 10.00 till 12.00 / 12.30 till 3.00pm 

Dance with Revolution Dance Academy

  • Monday 30th July
  • Monday 6th August
  • Monday 20th August 

Sessions running 9.30 am till 11.30 am 

Drama Workshops

  • Tuesday 7th August
  • Wednesday 8th August
  • Tuesday 21st August

Workshops running 10.00 till 12.00 / 12.30 till 3.00pm 

Music with Big Venture Rock School 

  • Monday 13th August
  • Tuesday 14th August
  • Wednesday 15th August
  • Thursday 16th August 

Showcase event 24th August at Low Hill Community Centre

Flourishing Families Child and Family Sessions

Cooking sessions, budgeting, family life skills sessions with families and their children, cooking healthy nutritious low cost meals together 

  • Monday 30th July
  • Monday 6th August
  • Monday 13th August
  • Monday 20th August 

Sessions running 1.30 pm till 3.30 pm  

Big Screen Gaming Sessions with Arcade Masters

Come along and play on big screens with your mates, latest games and consoles, knockouts tournaments  

  • Monday 30th July
  • Monday 6th August
  • Monday 13th August
  • Monday 20th August 

Sessions running 4.00pm till 5.30pm 

Parents Holiday Stress Buster Days: sessions running from 10.00am till 2.00 pm 

  • Thursday 2nd August: Messy Play Sessions
  • Wednesday 8th August: Messy Play Session
  • Wednesday 15th August: Messy Play Session
  • Wednesday 22nd August: Messy Play Session 

These are free play sessions aimed at smaller children aged 0 to 5 years with the aim of supporting families with younger children. In addition to these sessions running on the above dates Mums/ Carers are invited to get pampered, make face masks and have Facials, have nails painted with nail art and get a Head Massage

Please note children will need to be booked on to all activities and a consent form will need to be completed for all Young people attending any of the sessions. For more information and to book places, please ring 07866 658983

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Summer Dhol Drumming Club with Azaad Arts at The Old School
Jul
26
to Aug 23

Summer Dhol Drumming Club with Azaad Arts at The Old School

What?

Learn to play Dhol drums, have fun, make new friends.

From Beginner to Advanced Level Tuition. Ages 8+

No need to book places, just drop in and get started!

For further information, contact Harjit Singh at harjit@azaad-arts.co.uk

Where?

The Old School
73 Dudley Road
Wolverhampton
WV2 3BY

Dates as follows:

  • Thursday July 26th, 1pm until 3pm
  • Thursday August 1st, 1pm until 3pm
  • Thursday August 9th, 1pm until 3pm
  • Thursday August 16th, 1pm until 3pm
  • Thursday August 23rd, 1pm until 3pm

 

 

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The Summer Programme for Heath Town, Park Village, Eastfield, Springfield and Old Heath, from Black Country YMCA
Jul
23
to Sep 7

The Summer 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 families, running throughout the summer from the following venues:

  • Eastfield Community Centre, Colliery Road, WV1 2QY
  • Harvest Temple Church Hall, Wolverhampton Road, WV10 0PD
  • Park Village Education Centre, Cannock Road, WV10 0RA
  • Stratton Street Community Centre, Nine Elms Lane, WV10 9AF
  • Holy Trinity Church Hall, WV10 0LY

Download a flyer below for the weekly schedule. For further information, or to book places, please ring 01290 371562 or email headstart@ymcabc.org.uk

Please note that:

  • There will be no activities on Bank Holiday Monday, August 27th

  • 'Active Bodies, Active Minds' and 'Relax and Craft' activities from Eastfield (Mondays, 11am until 1pm) and Stratton Street (Thursdays, 1:30pm until 3:30pm) finish on the week ending 31st August 2018

  • Other activities continue until September 7th, with a new timetable then being launched for the Autumn!

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The Summer Programme for All Saints, Blakenhall, Parkfields and Ettingshall, from Black Country YMCA
Jul
23
to Sep 7

The Summer Programme for All Saints, Blakenhall, Parkfields and Ettingshall, from Black Country YMCA

Updated (30/07/18): Additional activities of cricket, dance, and football, running from All Saints Action Network, have been added to the programme. Starting August 6th.


A brilliant range of free activities to build confidence, health and wellbeing, for 10-16 year olds and families, running throughout the summer 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
  • Phoenix Park Multi Games Area, Parkfield Rd Entrance, WV4 6ED

Download a flyer below for the weekly schedule. For further information, or to book places, please ring 01290 371562 or email headstart@ymcabc.org.uk.

Please note that young people aged 10-16 are more than welcome to attend 'Let's Talk ... Mental Health' and 'Active Bodies, Active Minds' sessions during the school summer holiday!

Other notes:

  • There will be no activities on Bank Holiday Monday, August 27th.

  • Activities from All Saints Action Network start on Monday 6th August.

  • 'Active Bodies, Active Minds Boxing Fitness' on Tuesdays (1:30pm until 3:30pm) is for the school summer holidays only. The last session will be on Tuesday, August 27th.

  • Other sessions continue until 7th September, when a new programme will be published for the Autumn!

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International Day at Heath Town Park
Jul
21
12:00 PM12:00

International Day at Heath Town Park

The International Day is a free event, organised by Heathfield Park Community Action Network, that helps to promotes social cohesion by representing the cultural diversity of this area of the city.

There will be lots of organisations and fun activities on site from 12pm to 4pm.

Here's some coverage from last year's event.

More information will be posted online soon!

 

International Day
12pm to 4pm, 21st July

Heath Town Park
Church Street
Wolverhampton
WV10 OLU

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Summer Programme from Low Hill Community Centre
Jul
21
to Aug 18

Summer Programme from Low Hill Community Centre

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

Low Hill Community Centre: Headstart Summer Activity Programme

For more information and to book places, please ring 01902 552312

Revolution Dance Academy

  • Monday 30th July 12.30 to 2.30 pm
  • Monday 6th August 12.30 to 2.30 pm
  • Monday 13th August 12.30 to 2.30pm 

LOCO Dance Academy

  • Every Saturday throughout summer holidays 9.30 am till 12.00pm, starting Saturday, 21st July.

Cooking Sessions

  • Friday 27th July
  • Friday 3rd August
  • Friday 10th August
  • Friday 17th August 

Art Workshops

  • Thursday 16th August
  • Friday 17th August 

Drama

  • Monday 13th August
  • Tuesday 14th August
  • Wednesday 15th August

Drama workshops running from 10.00 till 12.00 / 12.30 till 3.00pm 

Music - RML Rock School

  • Monday 30th July to Friday 4th August

Friday 24th August

Showcase extravaganza for all WV10 young people who have participated in summer activities to be held at Low Hill Community Centre 1.00pm till 3.30pm 

Please note children will need to be booked on to all activities and a consent form will need to be completed for all Young people attending any of the sessions. For more information and to book places, please ring 01902 552312

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