School Holidays Ryedale

Holiday care & fun clubs

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Blue Sky Day Nursery

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 £30 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 from January 2019 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!

T: 01904 693007


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Butterflies Workshop & Performance

Butterflies Dance & Performing Arts
The Former Police Cells, 2 Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS
Phone:01845 522570

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Dalby Forest Cycle Hub Mountain Biking Courses

Sunday 28th April

Mountain Biking Courses for Youngsters, starting with Beginners.

Each kids skills course is for ages 8-16 starting

9am-12pm :Beginners

12:30am-3:30pm: Improvers.

(If you have a younger, confident cyclist, do ask the team as they may have something else coming up).

These courses entail 3 hours of expert coaching based in and around Low Dalby covering the basic skills needed for green and blue trails.

All sessions are £30 and need to be pre-booked, with a ratio of 1 coach to 6 riders and if your bike isn’t suitable, you can hire one at a discounted rate.

Dalby Forest Cycle Hub
The Courtyard
Low Dalby
YO18 7LT
01751 460585

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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

Tuesday 16th April
Wednesday 17th April
Thursday 18th April

Tuesday 23rd April
Wednesday 24th April
Thursday 25th April
Friday 26th April

at BSA Sports Hall, Swinton, Malton.

Monday 15th April
Tuesday 16th April
Wednesday 17th April
Thursday 18th April

Tuesday 23rd April
Wednesday 24th April
Thursday 25th April

at Raincliffe Sports Hall, Scarborough

£17 per day or £15 a day if booking 2 days.

Contact Robbie of Hawkes Health & Fitness on 07584 418403

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Kids Takeover – School Holiday Activity Camps

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Lacys Cottage Riding School


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

15th and 16th April 2019

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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Scampston Hall Easter Fun Day

Friday 26th April 10am – 3.30pm

The perfect school holiday entertainment for your kids!

Our supervised holiday sessions run by Liz Wattrus, Education Officer and her team, for all children to enjoy.

Scampston Conservatory’s hugely popular Fun Days are a great way to keep the children entertained during the school holidays. Your kids will get the chance to get creative, inspired by spring plants and animals.

Come along and make a collection of lovely items to take home and participate in a nature walk across Scampston’s beautiful park.

The event is open to KS1 and KS2 children.

£15 per child.

To book your child’s place contact Rachel on 01944 758646


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The Rugged Outdoors

We have exciting events happening this Easter at the Rugged Woods near Harome visit our website for details

Become a Woodland Ninja for the day or learn how to cook over an open fire or decorate your own Fairy House and for adults we have Willow weaving a bird

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

For more info, read the blog here

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Yorkshire Forest Folk

Over the Easter holidays we will be creating some Easter craft, embarking on Easter egg hunts, playing games, creating natural art, den building, cooking, learning some bushcraft skills such as natural fire lighting and simple woodwork techniques as well as plenty of opportunities for free play, getting muddy and enjoying ourselves!

Kilburn Woods, Thirsk

To book: or contact Sophie on 07815 775934

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

Frenzy Youth Theatre

Little Frenzy Ages 4-7years
10am-11am Tuesday 23rd April, The Galtres Centre, Easingwold

Little Frenzy is Frenzy Youth Theatre York’s, introductory youth theatre programme for ages 4-7. The Easter special will be centred around Julia Donaldson’s book, Aliens love Underpants. Join us for a fun filled and action-packed session where youngsters will play alien games, speech work, devising and script work to help them play, learn drama skills and increase their confidence and all whilst having fun in a non-competitive environment!

Youth Theatre Ages 8-12 years
11.15am-12.15pm Tuesday 23rd April, The Galtres Centre, Easingwold

Frenzy Youth Theatre York’s, Youth Theatre group for ages 8-12 will be a fun filled and action packed session with lots of games, speech work, devising and scripted work. We will be exploring the wonderful and wacky world of Roald Dahl’s Mr and Mrs Twit! Get your jokes at the ready, as we develop our performance skills, creativity and confidence all whilst having fun in a non competitive environment!

To Book your place please contact Will at the Galtres Centre, Easingwold.
01347 822472

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

Malton Community Sports Centre

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

PQA Scarborough Summer School


29th July – 2nd August 9.30am – 4.00pm
3rd August 10.00am – 2.30pm (Performance at 1.00pm)

For 4 – 18 year olds at YMCA Theatre, YO11 1DY.

Join our team of industry professionals as we explore, cast, rehearse and perform the amazing classic musical Annie Jr. Our creative team will lead sessions in singing, dance and drama as we prepare the show for performance on the last day.

PQA Students £125 | Non PQA students £135 (includes a free Annie Jr Summer School t-shirt)

For more information, contact James Aconley on 07753 179070

The Moors National Park Centre Holiday Club

Thursday 18th April 10am – 3pm
Drop your young explorers off for a day of wild adventure with us! You’ll learn bushcraft and navigation skills and then use them out in the wild! Learn old and forgotten fire lighting and shelter building skills as well as how to navigate using traditional and modern means. Minimum age 8. Consent form required. Child: £10

Booking is essential for all of the above.
The Moors National Park Centre, Danby, YO21 2NB
01439 772738

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