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School Holiday Activities

Our Active Communities Team work across the district to help residents with their physical health and wellbeing.

Every school holiday they have an array of free and low-cost activities planned, including activities for families that are signed up to YouMove, you can find out more on our YouMove webpage.

Also take a look at the website for Cornerstone Arts Centre, they have plenty of shows and activities for kids and families to enjoy as well.

February Half Term

This February half term the Active Communities team have a variety of activities on offer. Activities are low cost or free.

We have sessions for primary aged children and teens, but they will need to be accompanied by parent/guardians or grandparents.

Multi-sports party: Come along for fun for all the family to do together! Games can include tag and parachute games, dodgeball and more.

Xplorer: A family-friendly fun navigation challenge that is educational and gives children a sense of adventure as they explore the park to find the markers. At each marker, children need to identify what is pictured and enjoy learning a fun fact to tell their friends.

Dance: Come along and learn new moves like the cross steps; helicopter and a short routine. The class with have a street commercial base with elements from ballet, tap, jazz and contemporary.

Monday 12 February:

  • Xplorer, Henley, Makins Recreation Ground, Greys Road, Henley-on-Thames, RG9 1TE, 10am-midday
  • Table tennis launch, YMCA Henley, 2 Lawson Rd, Henley-on-Thames, RG9 1NZ, 2-3.30pm
  • Dance, YMCA Henley, 2 Lawson Rd, Henley-on-Thames, RG9 1NZ, 4-5pm. Cost is £3 per child or free with a YouMove card.

Tuesday 13 February:

  • Xplorer Wallingford, Bullcroft, High Street, Wallingford, OX10 0BX, 10am-midday
  • Multi-sports party, Abbey Sports Centre, Green Furlong, Berinsfield, OX10 7NR, 1.30-2.30pm (ages 4-7), and 2.30-3.30pm (ages 8-12)

Wednesday 14 February:

  • Multi-sports party, Didcot Leisure Centre, Mereland Road, Didcot, OX11 8AY, 10 – 11am ages 4 – 7 **FULLY BOOKED** and 11am – midday ages 8 – 12

Thursday 15 February:

  • Multi-sports party ages 4 – 12: Thame Leisure Centre, Oxford Rd, Thame, OX9 2BB, 1.30-2.30pm
  • Boxercise for teenagers, (aged 12+) Thame Leisure Centre, Oxford Rd, Thame, OX9 2BB, 2.30-3.30pm
  • Badminton and multi-sport for teenagers, (aged 12+) Thame Leisure Centre, Oxford Rd, Thame OX9 2BB, 2.30-3.30pm

Booking is required for all sessions, to book please go to:

Contact us - Active Communities

01235 422240
(Text phone users add 18001 before dialing)

South Oxfordshire District Council
Abbey House
Abbey Close
OX14 3JE