School Holidays Ryedale and Thirsk

Holiday care & fun clubs

🌟 Exciting News from ABC SPORTS CLUBS Ltd.! 🌟

Join us for an action-packed adventure at our Holiday Camp from Monday 1st to Friday 5th April 2024 hosted at Terrington Hall School. 🏫✨

🕘 Time: 9 am – 4 pm
🌅 Options: Half day camps (9 am – 12 pm or 1 pm – 4 pm) and Full days (9 am – 4 pm)
💰 Price: £25 for half day | £40 for a full day

🌈 Dive into a world of sports, fun, and friendships! 🏀⚽ Our limited spaces are filling up fast, so be sure to secure your spot today!

🔗 For more details, contact us

📩 To reserve your place, simply reply to this message with your requests! Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity. Let the adventures begin! 🎉🎾

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Whether you’re looking for holiday camps or family fun active sessions this February half term, we’ve got you covered at Agility!

Easter dates TBC

We offer Sports Camps for daycare for 5-11 year olds, running every weekday in half term. A full day of games and activities, all food, snacks and refreshments included. 9am to 3pm, with early drop-off from 8:15am for only £26.95.

Late collection is available (£31.95 till 4pm; £36.95 till 5:30pm).

For more information and to book, see out website here.

Family Fun!
Enjoy a visit to Agility with a course for everyone!

  • Mini: An adventure specially crafted for our youngest tots 0-3, introducing them to the wonders of agility!
  • Ninja: Unleash your inner warrior and conquer obstacles designed for the daring!
  • Warrior: Take on the ultimate challenge, a course designed for the boldest adventurers!

Plus enjoy drinks, snacks or a meal in the large café and bar

Book your session through the website here.

Agility, London Ebor Business Park, Millfield Lane, Poppleton, York, YO26 6QY

01904 340495
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At Blue Sky Day Nursery we like to offer totally flexible care no matter what your childcare needs!

If you want full time, term time or the occasional day or the odd hour to go to the gym, do some shopping or just to get a hot bath, we will do our best to meet your needs.

We have a fantastic holiday club running from 7:30am – 6 pm, taking children from school age up to 12 years old.
Cost is just £35.50 a day and booking is as flexible as you want.
You can book 1 day or half a day, you don’t need to have come before and you don’t need to come again although we hope you will of course!
Our team are all first aid, safeguarding and food hygiene trained.

We have funded places available for 2, 3 + 4 year olds for eligible children and we also offer creche, day nursery, preschool and wrap around hours.

We have a fantastic team who ‘Promise to care for your child as they would their own’ and this coupled with a delicate mix of adult led and child directed activities makes learning through play educational, exciting, often messy and always fun.

All meals are provided and are cooked on the premises to meet the healthy eating plate menu.

Our lovely nursery mixes colour and light to provide a happy, homely and safe and loving environment with a large well equipped outdoors area that can be enjoyed whatever the weather.

Please get in touch to arrange a visit to meet our amazing team and see our fab nursery for yourself.

We offer free settling in sessions and have spaces available now!

01904 693007
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9am – 3pm – £25 ages 5 plus
9am – 12pm – £12 ages 3 plus

Butterflies Dance & Performing Arts

The Former Police Cells, 2 Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS
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Holiday Specials – Book Your Space Here

Gymnastics Workshop age 5-11 – Monday 25th March 10am – 3pm


We’ll be working on Gymnastics techniques and learning new skills, we will explore our Gymnastics equipment including trampette, vault, beam and learning impressive new tricks on our tumble track too! Suitable for all abilities

Movie Madness Dance Special age 5-11 – Tuesday 26th March 10am – 3pm


An action packed dance day as we’re inspired by Willy Wonka’s Chocolate factory ready for Easter.

We’ll be heading to Wonka’s Chocolate Factory with a chocolate themed dance, a special singalong and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory themed crafts for props, they’ll also be lots of fun and dance games along the way

Mini MT Mash Up age 3-6 – Wednesday 27th March 10am – 12:30pm


Join us for an action packed morning of Musical Theatre fun, including singing, dancing and acting. Suitable for all abilities, you don’t need to be taking MT classes to join in the fun.

Easter Party age 3-6 – Wednesday 27th March 12:30pm – 3pm


It’s party time with our Easter special! We’ll be moving and grooving to our favourite party tunes, they’ll be party games (including our parachute) and lots more Easter fun. Open to all, you don’t need to be taking specific classes to join in the fun

Gymnastics Special age 3-6 – Tuesday 2nd April 10am – 12:30pm


Gymnastics fun at DE Studios, we’ll be working on Gymnastics techniques and learning new skills, we will explore our Gymnastics equipment including trampette, vault, beam. Suitable for all abilities

Gymnastics Special age 3-6 – Tuesday 2nd April 12:30pm – 3pm


Gymnastics fun at DE Studios, we’ll be working on Gymnastics techniques and learning new skills, we will explore our Gymnastics equipment including trampette, vault, beam. Suitable for all abilities

Gymnastics Workshop age 5-11 – Wednesday 3rd April  10am – 3pm


We’ll be working on Gymnastics techniques and learning new skills, we will explore our Gymnastics equipment including trampette, vault, beam and learning impressive new tricks on our tumble track too! Suitable for all abilities

Dance Expression. Ryedale Indoor Bowling Club, Bowling Lane, Scarborough Rd, Norton, Malton, YO17 8EG

01653 691102 or 07849 865736
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FEAST brings the fun to the school holidays, offering loads of different activities for everyone to take part in, helping children and young people in North Yorkshire to stay engaged, active, and fed this Easter.All children and young people across North Yorkshire can get involved in a range of activities, with free places and a free meal for eligible children and young people, thanks to funding from the Department for Education. Some of the activities we offer are specifically for children and young people with special educational needs, and many others are inclusive for those children.If your child is eligible for benefits-related Free School Meals or is made eligible by exception (see the website FAQs for details), you will receive a voucher from their school. This will enable you to book school holiday activities that are part of the FEAST programme for free, using the online platform HolidayActivities.To see all the fantastic activities on offer and learn more about how to claim a free place, visit the FEAST website. You can also get the latest updates on new FEAST activities and resources by following us on FacebookTwitter or Instagram.

Full days of football fun for children of all abilities aged 4 years 6 months plus. We offer an all-inclusive, safe and positive environment, for children to come learn, keep fit and enjoy the game of football.

Ryedale (Pickering), Ryedale Everyone Active Leisure Centre, 41 Swainsea Ln, Pickering, YO18 8NG

Mon 25th March 2024 – Wed 27th March 2024
Tue 2nd April 2024 – Wed 3rd April 2024
Tue 28th May 2024 – Wed 29th May 2024

Ryedale (Swinton), BSA Sports Centre, Lowfield Lane, Swinton, Malton, YO17 6SE

Thu 28th March 2024 – Thu 28th March 2024
Thu 4th April 2024 – Fri 5th April 2024
Thu 30th May 2024 – Fri 31st May 2024

8:00am – 4:00pm

£20 Per Day
£13 Half Day

Boys and girls of all abilities

Contact Robbie

07584 418403
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A Creative Art Adventure – Two-day Workshop – Mon 25 March – Tue 26 March, 10am – 3pm

Prepare to embark on an enchanting journey through a world of creativity this Easter holiday. This two-day creative workshop with Nicola Hutchinson is all about exploration and discovery: learning to use new mediums in new ways, in a fun and relaxed setting. This is a great way to really enjoy the process of creating Art, learn new skills and experiment with a variety of art materials all provided. Perfectly designed for children who want to explore, develop and experiment with drawing, painting, and collage skills. We’ll paint, print, draw and create using many different materials and techniques, learn new things and as always have lots of fun and make great new friends!

All levels and abilities welcome, snacks and drinks provided, if you haven’t paid for the lunch option,
please bring a packed lunch and dress to get messy!
Ages 8-11

Explore the Art of Illustration with Nicola Hutchinson Two-day workshop – Wed 27 March – Thu 28 March, 10am – 3pm
Welcome to the world of illustration! Artist and Illustrator Nicola Hutchinson hosts this exciting two day workshop for students aged 11-16.

Giving inspiration to draw, passing on techniques and hints about how to develop your own artistic style of work. This is a great way to explore the art of illustration and character design in a relaxed environment. We will communicate with our pens, creating unique work with a message and purpose. Students will be introduced to the many strands of illustration, using real life inspiration from a diverse range of illustrators, get to understand more deeply what illustration is and how it is used.

Learn new techniques, develop your own style, learn the power of the pen and create compelling impactful pieces you’ll be proud of. Students will create a unique body of art that expresses their talent and artistic identity. All levels and abilities welcome.
Ages 11-16

Helmsley Arts Centre
Meeting House Ct, Helmsley, York, YO62 5DW

01439 771700
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House Martins

The out of school club is located at St Mary’s RC Primary School, Highfield Road, Malton providing wraparound care in term time. It is open from 7.30am until school time, after school until 6pm. In holidays it is open 7.30am till 6pm. Age Range: from 4 years to 19 years

The nursery on St.Michael Street is open 8am till 6pm Mon-Fri taking children from birth to 4 years.

Adele O’Dwyer 01653 692020


Ignite Sports Coaching

Multi-Sports Club at Sheriff Hutton Primary School on Thursday 15th February

Our clubs are open to all abilities, with children split into age-appropriate groups.
Children aged 5 – 12 years old (Year 1 – Year 7) are welcome!

£28 per day | 25% Sibling Discount | 10% off early bird discount

Free HAF Places accepted (places limited).

Little Years Nursery at Helmsley

Out of school care inlcuding holidays for up to 11 year olds

Monday to Friday 7.30am – 6pm

Carlton Lane, Helmsley. YO62 5HB

01439 408088

LTA Mini Tennis

Mary Rose and Adam run the LTA Mini Tennis programme in Thirsk and the surrounding areas.

Regular lessons and holiday camps.

07876 458168

Malton Community Sports Centre

Easter dates TBC

Football, dodgeball, basketball, tennis, rounders, cricket, badminton, team games and more. Climbing 4pm – 5pm (£7.50)

Booking and payment required as places are LIMITED. No walk ins on the day. £18.50 per day, discounts for multiple days and siblings

Broughton Road, Malton, YO17 7BP
Phone: 01653 605365

Pocklington – Tennis Camp

Monday 25th to Thursday 28th March
Tuesday 2nd to Friday 5th April
Monday 8th to Tuesday 9th April

  • Ages 4-16yrs
  • £25 per morning (9am – 12noon)
  • £35 per full day (9am – 4pm)
  • 10% discount for booking 3 or more dates in the same week
  • early drop 8:30am, £5.

West Green, Pocklington

Please contact Sean Evans on 07772 151545

Ryedale Primary Choir

Come and join the Ryedale Primary Choir.

These are fun free days of music (mostly during school holidays) for ages 7 to 13 with the chance to perform and take part in events throughout the year.

For more information please do get in touch on  07845 878642.

Thread and Press Creative Holiday Sessions

Creative arts & crafts sessions from Thread & Press CIC across the East Riding for children & teens during school holidays. For Easter 2024, choose from:

  • Sew and Make a Tablet/Phone Stand, ages 8 – 13 yearsAllerthorpe (near Pocklington) Saturday 23rd March 9am – 12 noon. £25
  • Clay Animal Heads – Family session, ages 5+: Melbourne (East Riding of Yorkshire), Thursday 4th April 10am – 12 noon. £7 per child (accompanying adults can make for free)
Thread and Press CIC are ERMOS registered. Session run by a qualified and experienced teacher. All materials and equipment provided. 10% multiple session or sibling discounts (excludes family sessions). Booking required

01759 740350

United Adventure Camps

United Adventure Camps is a school holiday camp full of adventure for children aged 3-14. Held at various locations across Yorkshire, our unique holiday day camps give children and young adults an exciting multi-activity experience with the chance to enjoy loads of activities like team sports, craft, archery, games, drama and bushcraft to name a few. Get back to nature and have fun with friends at United Adventure Camps as our programmes engage and excite, our staff inspire and guide, our standards are high, and we always put the children first in everything we do.

0113 4830280

Yorkshire Forest Folk Holiday Club

Mon 25th, Tues 26th March and Tues 2nd, Wed 3rd and Thurs 4th April 2024

Craft, cooking, playing lots of games plus the ever popular den building and fire lighting!

Year 1 to year 6

£32 per day 20% sibling discount.

Kilburn Woods

Contact Sophie on 07815 775934