School Holidays Ryedale

Holiday care & fun clubs

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Aquastars Summer School

Aquastars are running extra swim sessions during the school holidays on Tuesday and Friday evenings and Saturday mornings during the usual time slots at Stamford Bridge Community Swimming School.

You don’t need to swim with Aquastars to book on. Bookings are taken on a first come first served basis so do return asap if you want a place.

Each session will be £5.75, as per our usual terms and conditions. a deposit of £10 to be paid with the booking please, then the rest on commencement of the lessons.

4 weeks @ £5.75 = £23. Deposit £10. Start of block £13.

You can do as few or as many as you wish, to fit around your plans.

Tuesday: 24/7 : 31/7 : 7/8 : 14/8
Friday: 27/7 : 3/8 : 10/8 : 17/8
Saturday: 28/7 : 4/8 : 11/8 : 18/8

Telephone: 07854 725211

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Butterflies Holiday Workshops

Daily Workshops (Wks 1, 2, 4, 5 and 6)
Half Day 9am – 12 noon for ages 3+ upwards £10 per half day
Full Day 9am – 4pm for ages 5+ upwards £25 per day

Summer School – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
9am – 4pm Mon to Friday with a final performance on Friday evening
(£20 deposit required on booking)
Children must be aged 5+ at the time of the Summer School

Butterflies Dance and Performing Arts
2A Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QS
To Book telephone us on 01845 522570 or email

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Didi Rugby Summer Holiday Sessions

didi rugby holiday sessions are running in Beverley and Pocklington during the summer and spaces are available to book now! During the sessions your little one will be coached a variety of rugby skills such as throwing, kicking and running with the ball as well as the core values of the game – Teamwork, Respect, Enjoyment, Discipline and Sportsmanship! We will be doing activities and games to promote active, healthy lifestyles whilst they make new friends, develop confidence and most importantly have some fun!!

Sessions are open to members (£10) and non-members (£20) aged 18mths to 6yrs; those 3yrs and above can be dropped off and collected at the end, younger children do need a grown up to stay with them. Children can wear whatever they are comfortable running around in as well as suncream and hat as we will be outside whenever possible. A drink is essential and please ensure they bring any snacks required too!

  • Beverley RUFC – July 24th, 25th, 26th, 10am to 1pm
  • Pocklington Scout Hut – August 14th, 15th, 16th, 28th, 29th, 30th, 9am to midday

Book online at here or contact Emma Cutress on or 07730 596663. You can also find them on facebook here.

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Football Fun Days

Full days of football fun for children of all abilities aged 5-14. We offer an all-inclusive, safe and positive environment, for children to come learn, keep fit and enjoy the game of football. The full-day football camps run during school holidays and take place from 9am until 3:30pm with staff on site 8:30am – 4pm


Contact Robbie of Hawkes Health & Fitness on 07584 418403

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Kirkham Henry Summer Holiday Workshops

Fantastic Summer Holiday Workshops!


Music and Dance from your favourite West End and Broadway shows.
With experienced and qualified teachers
Miss Kyla and Miss Rebecca.

Junior (age 5 – 9yrs) Summer School – 6th and 7th of August – £30 in total

Inter/senior (age10yrs +) Summer School – 27th and 29th of August – £45 in total


A range of exciting and inspiring theatre workshops for young actors delivered by professional actress and qualified acting coach Audrie Woodhouse MA

Play in a Weekend (age 7-11yrs) 28th and 29th of July – £30 in total

Physical Theatre Workshop (age 11-15yrs) 30th of July – £20 in total

Mask Theatre Workshop (age 11–15yrs) 31st of July – £20 in total

Workshops are open to all and will take place at Kirkham Henry Performing Arts Centre in Malton from 10am to 4pm, organised and led by our dedicated team of teachers. Parents are invited to join us at the end of each workshop for a sharing presentation. Places are limited and subject to minimum numbers. Please apply by the closing date 7th of July.

Any questions? Want to book? Just get in touch! We look forward to hearing from you!

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Lacys Cottage Riding School


Monday 6th August
Monday 13th August
Monday 20th August
Tuesday 28th August

Each of the days are 10am to 3pm, with prize giving at 2.45pm, to which all parents/ grandparents are invited.

Cost £55 per person per day.

These fun packed days are open to riders who have never been to Lacys Cottage before, as well as our regular visitors.

You can attend all or just one of the days.

You can be any age over 4 years old but must be “off lead rein” ability. If you are not sure of your ability, please ask us if you could take part.

You will need to bring waterproof clothes and a packed lunch on the day.

Your places must be pre-booked and paid for in advance.
Phone Nicky or Chris on 01759 371586 to book or see them at the weekend.
Don’t miss out on the fun, places always get booked up quickly, so get yours booked NOW!

Lacys Cottage Riding School
North Yorkshire
YO41 1JD

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Norton College Holiday Club

-Please provide packed lunches and drinks. (food is provided on the bowling day)
-Children can being money on external visits
-Suncream, hats and suitable clothing required for each activity
-Children attending the biking day must have their own bike and helmet. For more details visit

The days run from 9am – 4pm for 5 to 11 year olds
Junior mornings are 9am – 12.30pm for 3 to 5 year olds
Onsite £20.00/half days £9
(Excluding cooking day which is £25)
Offsite days £25.00
Discount available for multiple bookings.

Call 01653 605424 or email to book

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PQA Scarborough – Aladdin – 30th July to 4th August

PQA Summer Schools are 5 to 6 day performing arts experiences for children and young people. Young performers have the opportunity to take part in industry professional workshops and a rehearsal period before performing the official Junior version of Aladdin the Musical on the last day.

All participants benefit from 6 days tuition and rehearsals, as well as the performance opportunity. The summer school fee also includes a free Aladdin Summer School T-Shirt, all costumes and a Rehearsal CD.

Spaces are very limited, and booking is essential. Visit for full details and booking information.

For further information contact James Aconley on 07753 179070 or email

30th July – 3rd August 9.30am-4.30pm
4th August 10.00am-2.30pm (Performance at 1.00pm)
YMCA Theatre, Scarborough, YO11 1DY

PQA Students £125 | Non-PQA Students £135

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Schools Out Club at Pickering Library

OPEN: 7.30AM-6.00PM

Half Day Sessions are £18. Full Day Sessions are £24.
Full Week of Half Days £80            
Full Week of Full Days £105


To book a place please telephone 01751476728 /07729450617 or email

Please book early to avoid disappointment as numbers are limited.

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The Rugged Outdoors

Harry Potter Wand Making Course date’s 
Friday 10th August from 10:00 – 2:00pm Age 5 – 7
Friday 16th August from 10:00 – 2:00pm Age 8 – 15
Saturday 17th August from 10:00 – 2:00pm Age 16 +
Cost £20.00 per person

Kids 2 day Basic/intermediate Woodland Survival Course
Basic knowledge of Bushcraft and Survival skills and a platform to go onto more advanced skills. This year we have decided to include intermediate skills for those who have already attended.
10:00am to 4:00pm Packed lunches are required.
23rd-24th July 9-14years cost £50.00
30th-31st July 9-14years cost £50.00
6th-7th August 5-9 years cost £50.00
13th-14th August 9-14years cost £50.00
20th-21st August 5-9 years cost £50.00

Den Building for Kids
17th August
Family activity or you can just drop off the kids.
1pm – 3:30pm 5-9 years cost £15.00

Kids Constructing a base camp
30th – 31st August Cost £75.00 Packed lunch is required each day
Total outdoor experience for 9 years and over but we can stretch to 7 years old depending on the child. They will learn about tarp shelters, how to make a raised bed to sleep on how to build a proper fire pit and how to build a wooden wall that reflects heat towards your shelter and then there are many other survival skills that will be learnt.
10:00am – 4:00pm Packed lunches are required.

Rye House Farm Acres Lane, Helmsley YO62 5JN · 07809 716423

For more info, read the blog here

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Yorkshire Arboretum Explorers Club

Mini Beast Hunt


Monday 23rd July to Thursday 26th July 2018

Monday – £15, with £12 for siblings. Lots of nature-based activities for intrepid explorers aged 6-11 including orienteering and shelter building and crafts.

Tuesday – £15, with £12 for siblings. including making a story stick, meet a tree, story trail, colour collection, crafts, design a tree and poetry.

Wednesday – £15, with £12 for siblings. including a mini-beast hunt, decomposition activities, art, outdoor music and crafts.

Thursday – Woodland Wizard Day. 10-3 pm £20, with £15 for siblings. Join the woodland fairy for a day of other-worldly activities including magic hats, wand making, magic potions, relay, look and search games, crafts, party snacks and drinks and much more. Fancy dress encouraged.

10 am – 3 pm
Drop off from 8:30am and/or collection at 4pm available by prior arrangement (£4 per child per hour).

No adults allowed!
Booking essential.
Please bring a packed lunch.

The Yorkshire Arboretum, Castle Howard, YO60 7BY
01653 648598
For bookings:

Early Explorers Holiday Club

Helmsley Holiday Club

Early Explorers are open in school holidays 8am – 6pm (closed bank holiday Monday)

Full day 8am – 6pm £30

Half day 8am – 1pm or 1pm – 6pm £15

Lots on offer including visits to the local ice cream shop, fire station, the police. We will be doing lots of activities including flowers arranging, craft, making bags etc, using the sewing machine, baking. We will be also be outdoors – at the park, exploring in the school woods.

Please phone 01439 408088

Helmsley Arts Centre

Cinema, Children’s workshops, theatre, exhibitions, venue hire
Old Meeting House Court, Helmsley. YO62 5DW
01439 771700

House Martins

Age Range: from 0 years to 8 years including After School Clubs & Holiday Clubs
Opening Days: Mon-Fri
Opening Hours: 0800-1730
6 St Michaels Street, Malton YO17 7LJ
Marsha Turnbull 01653 692020

Pocklington Tennis Club

Summer Tennis & Multi-Sports Camp headed up by Head Coach, Sean Evans & his team. Suitable for 4-16 year olds.

2 options – half day camp 9am-12noon (£25) or full day camp 9am-4pm(£35), discounts for full week bookings. Early drop off and late pick up options are also available. Mornings – tennis, afternoons – tennis plus multisports including unihoc, football, rounders & quick cricket.

  • Week 1 – Monday 23rd – Friday 27th July
  • Week 2 – Monday 30th July – Friday 3rd Aug
  • Week 3 – Monday 13th – Friday 17th Aug
  • Week 4 – Monday 20th – Friday 24th Aug
  • Week 5 – Tuesday 28th – Friday 31st Aug

Please contact Sean Evans on 07772 151545, for more info and bookings.


Monday 20th August to Friday 24th August

Rugby Camp for 6 to 16 year olds

£150.00 per week or £30.00 per day

Malton & Norton RUFC

07960 445099

Top Rank Coaching

Football Coaching Holiday Club.

Stamford Bridge Playing Fields, Low Catton Road, Stamford Bridge, YO41 1DZ

T: 07971 174257

Twinkle Twinkle Day Nursery

For children aged 0-4 plus after school club for 4-11 year olds

Children learn through play, here at Twinkle Twinkle we provide a variety of different play based opportunities for them to excel in their learning.

Large outdoor area which the children to love to explore. We have trips to the local parks, library and around Easingwold.

Before and after school care, walking children to and from the local primary school.
Operate a holiday club to cover the school holidays.

Raskelf Road, Easingwold, York, North Yorkshire YO61 3LA
Telephone: 01347 823463

Web Adventure Summer Camp

Flexible bookings, from one day to the full summer holidays, for 0 – 12yrs.
5yrs and under will be within the Little Bugs Nursery
6yrs plus will be in the Camp.

6 week programme of daily activities, including high ropes, bush craft, arts, crafts, cookery school, drama, sports, laser, Lego building and much more! Small groups, in a safe and secure environment, supervised by qualified Early Years practitioners with quality activities!

8am – 6pm (7.30am early drop off for a nominal fee)
Full day is £35
Little Bugs is £42 per day (3 to 5 years) including food
£46 per day (0 to 3 years) including food

Limited places
Call to discuss 01904 692221

Yorkshire Forest Folk – Summer Holiday Forest Club

Summer Holiday Forest Adventure Club for 5-11 year olds.

9.30am – 3pm every Thurs and Fri in August.

£30 per day and £20 for additional sibling
Kilburn Woods, Thirsk. Call Sophie 07815 775934