Summer Healthy Holiday clubs

Our summer Healthy Holidays clubs run from Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August.

There's a range of clubs taking place across the borough. Each club includes a range of fun activities for children to enjoy. There's activities such as cookery, arts and crafts, gymnastics, team sports, outdoor activities, and more. A healthy meal will also be given to children.

Children who receive benefit-related (means-tested) free school meals are entitled to a free place at all the clubs. They can attend a club every day, but places are subject to availability. Please provide your child's free school meals code when booking a place, if you have this.

If you've attended one of our clubs, we'd love to hear what you thought. To leave us feedback, please fill in our healthy holidays feedback form.

We hope you and your children enjoy the Healthy Holiday clubs and have a fantastic summer break!

Details of each club can be found below.

North East area

Cool Kidz R Us

Cool Kidz holiday club is back. There's lots of exciting things planned for children aged 5 to 10 years. There's sports days, nature walks, bouncy castles, model making, musical theatre, skateboarding, basketball, volleyball, tennis, rounders, hula hoops, scooters and pogo sticks.

If you want a less energetic day, then there are lots of "quieter" things to do. There's arts and crafts, reading, clay modelling, face painting, embroidery and movies are just a few. Be quick to book your place so you're not missing out.

  • Location: The Pavilion, Royston Park, Midland Road, Royston S71 4NE
  • Age range: 5 to 11
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August 2024
    • Morning session - 8am to 12pm
    • Afternoon session - 1pm to 5pm

Imagination Gaming

Founded in 2007 Imagination Gaming delivers exciting and engaging learning experiences.

Come and join us for oodles of fun... learning and playing some of the coolest, smartest, fast witted and amusing board games from across the world. Games that are easy to pick up but hard to put down! Its the cornerstone of our "learn to play, play to learn" motto.

Imagination Gaming has something for everyone, whatever your interests. With lots of new games hot off the press, robotics, coding and problem solving our mind-bending puzzles are guaranteed to make you smile!

Let’s get you up and active with the incredible snap fit… Be the first to spot the matching cards and shout "snap fit!" to win... now everyone else must carry out the crazy action shown on the cards... for a count of 10! Jumping, hopping, spinning on the spot...you name it, you'll do it!

Make your move and come join us… take on your friends, make some new friendships and have a wonderful time!

If you've visited our clubs before and have a favourite game let us know what it is, and we'll try to bring this along too.

Contact: Nicola Gray - nicola@imaginationgaming.co.uk - 07943 682456

A healthy lunch, snacks and drinks are provided and packed lunches aren't required.

  • Location: Summerfields Primary Academy, Haigh Croft, Royston, Barnsley S71 4SF
  • Age range: 5 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Monday 29 July, 31 July and 2, 8, 9, 13, 16, 22, 23 August - 10am to 2pm

Barnsley Premier Leisure

A fun swim session followed by craft activities and physical activities that focus on teamwork and social skills whilst helping with mental and physical wellbeing.

Please make sure that each child arrives at the session with appropriate swimming clothing, along with an appropriate change for after the session.

  • Location: Royston Leisure Centre, Station Road, Royston, Barnsley S71 4HZ
  • Age range: 8 to 13 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Monday 29 July to Friday 23 August - 9.30am to 1.30pm

Grass Roots Sports Academy

Multi-sports holiday club who pride ourselves on creating a safe, fun and enjoyable experience for all abilities. Children develop and learn skills in a fun environment playing sports, glow in the dark activities, participating in arts and craft activities, healthy eating learning and summer themed fun.

  • Location: Darfield Road Community Centre, Darfield Road, Cudworth, S72 8SF
  • Age range: 6 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 9.30am to 2.30pm

Sidcop Active

Come and join us at Sidcop Active for our Summer Healthy Holidays Project. We'll have lots of exciting activities on offer throughout the week, such as outdoor adventures, circus extravaganza, arts and crafts, food preparation and much more exciting activities.

A freshly made school standard hot lunch will be provided each day, as well as breakfast and snacks.

  • Location: Sidcop Active, George Street, Cudworth, Barnsley, S72 8TQ
  • Age range: 4 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August
    • Morning session - 8.30am to 12.30pm
    • Afternoon session - 12.30pm to 4.30pm

Shining Stars Day Care

At Shining Stars Day Care and Club we'll provide enriching activities a hot meal together with a packed tea each day for all our children to enjoy. The summer Healthy Holiday club will offer a range of activities from sports, crafts, baking, playing and having a fabulous time.

  • Location: Shining Stars Daycare, St Helen’s Primary Academy, St Helen’s Way, S71 2PS
  • Age range: 4 to 10 years
  • Dates and Times of Clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August (Tuesday to Friday only), 8am to 12pm

Playworks

Playworks holiday club CIC will be providing summer places as part of the Healthy Holidays programme. We'll be making crafts and trying out new healthy recipes and learning about nutrition. We'll also be playing team games and going on nature walks. We provide breakfast and a hot meal.

  • Location: Shafton Community Centre, Shafton Community Centre, High Street, Shafton, S72 8QE
  • Age range: 4 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August
    • Morning session - 9am to 1pm
    • Afternoon session - 1pm to 5pm

Barnsley Premier Leisure

Multi skills sports camp, various physical activities that focus on teamwork, social skills whilst helping with mental and physical wellbeing.

  • Location: Dorothy Hyman Stadium, Snydale Road, Cudworth, Barnsley S72 8LH
  • Age range: 6 to 12 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Monday 29 July to Friday 23 August, 10am to 2pm

Barnsley FC Community Trust – Summer Van

Come along and enjoy our Healthy Holiday's summer van tour, take advantage of the excellent equipment we have available, with fun activities planned throughout the day. Meal also included.

  • Location: Royston Park, Midland Road, S71 4AA
  • Age range: 5 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August (Thursdays only) 10am to 2pm

North area

Barnsley Gymnastics

Come and enjoy fun activities in our gymnastics centre this summer. Den building, hide and seek, team games, gymnastics activities, fast track, and pit. Test out our obstacle course too!

  • Location: Units 7 and 8, 424 Carlton Road, S71 3HX
  • Age range: 5 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday only) 9.30am to 1.30pm

Grass Roots Sports Academy

Fun, safe and enjoyable multi sports holiday club for all abilities. We partner up with a range of different companies to provide experiences children may never had before that vary within a range of different sports and activities. Children will participate in a variety of different sports including dodgeball, football, cricket, capture the flag, and archery tag. As well as this, children will also participate in Zorb activities such as bubble football, bubble bulldog and bubble relays.

  • Location: Holy Trinity School, Carlton Road, Barnsley S71 2LF
  • Age range: 6 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 9.30am to 2.30pm

Emmanual Church with Mid Yorkshire Community Foundation

At our holiday clubs there will be opportunities to try many different sports activities including football, dodgeball, dance, archery, nerf games, team building games, quizzes, competitions, and healthy eating education. Your child will be provided with a cooked meal and drinks, and we'll also have signposting booklets for families to take home to help with any local services.

  • Location: Emmanuel church, Huddersfield Road, Barnsley, S75 1DT
  • Age range: 5 to 12 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 10am to 2pm

Barnsley Golf Simulator

Esports holiday club - morning session

Dive into a world of excitement and adventure where gaming enthusiasts come together for an unforgettable experience. Our club offers a variety of activities, including friendly competitions, strategy workshops and team building exercises. Level up your skills in your favourite games such as Fifa, rocket league and Minecraft!

  • Location: Unit 16B, Redbrook Business Park, Barnsley S75 1JN
  • Age range: 6 to 12 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 9am to 1pm

Golf holiday club - afternoon session

Come and play golf in our virtual golf simulators and get coached by our in-house professional golf coach. Play competitive games against other children, in teams and fun challenges. No golf clubs? No problem we have clubs available for all children to use! 

  • Location: Unit 16B, Redbrook Business Park, Barnsley S75 1JN
  • Age range: 10 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 2pm to 6pm

Momentous Football Academy

Our Holiday Camps is centred around football activities and exercise but we also include other fun, physical sessions including tag games, bull dog, running games complimented with other creative activities in the break times - quizzes, arts and crafts, design your own sports games and sessions etc.

  • Location: Athersley Rec FC, Ollerton Road, Athersley North, S71 3DP
  • Age range: 5 to 14 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 9.30am to 3pm

Ad-Astra

Come and enjoy the summer fun at New Lodge Community Centre. We have a range of activities on offer for a fun filled holiday.

  • Location: New Lodge Community Centre, New Lodge, Barnsley
  • Age range: 8 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August 2024 (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday only) 10am to 2pm

Crossroads Cafe

Join us for a day of craft, treasure hunts, board games and something to eat. Parents and carers are welcome and required for any child under the age of 11.

  • Location: 18 Barugh Green Road, Barnsley, S75 1JT
  • Age range: 6 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 1pm to 5pm

South area

Forge

Dedicated provision that is fun, stimulating, creative and active for all. Supporting children with additional and complex needs through individual and team challenges, developing friendships and exploring the surrounding with Mini Beast and Garden Jungle workshops, food tastings, summer crafts and many more interest-based activities to make the day an exciting stimulating safe and rewarding time.

Delicious fresh meals will be prepared to the needs of children attending being sensitive to any known food allergies along with developing awareness of healthy meal options.

Children and their families are asked to book a pre-commencement visit to the camp before the planned first day attendance so that children and staff can be introduced. All about me registrations and permissions slips can be completed along with any special dietary needs etc. to make sure the camp offer is suitable for the needs of the child and that all parties can then make an informed decision on the attendance.

Remember each child will need to be booked to assist us in planning resources, activities, and refreshments meals etc.

Please get in touch directly on (01226) 740202 to discuss any enquiries or book a visit.

  • Location: Elsecar Community Nursery, Church Street, Elsecar, Barnsley, S74 8HS
  • Age range: 5 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August - 9am to 1pm

CampActive

CampActive is a sport and play-based club where your child will engage in a professionally designed program to help them develop confidence, teamwork skills, social relationships and mental well-being whilst having fun. Children will participate in a range of sports, games and crafts while also receiving a free nutritional meal.

  • Location: Darfield Outwood Academy, Snape Hill Road, Darfield, Barnsley, S73 9LT
  • Age range: 4 to 11 years (must be at full time school)
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August - 8.45am to 12.45pm

Little Explorers

At Little Explorers Community Nursery, we provide a Healthy Holiday club for children aged 5 to 11 years. Our school of explorers' coordinator plans and provides a variety of exciting and unique experiences for all children to access.

We have daily activities that promote children's all-round development as well as providing a freshly prepared lunch.

Our holiday club is a great opportunity for children to come along, have fun, learn new skills and make new friends!

  • Location: Wentworth Road, Blacker Hill, Barnsley, S74 0RL
  • Age range: 5 to 11 years
  • Dates and Times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 9.30am to 1.30pm

Forge

Dedicated provision that is fun, stimulating, creative and active for all. Developing friendships and exploring the surrounding with Mini Beast and Garden Jungle workshops, food tastings, summer crafts and many more interest-based activities to make the day an exciting stimulating and rewarding time.

Delicious fresh meals will be prepared to the needs of children attending being sensitive to any known food allergies along with developing awareness of healthy meal options.

  • Location: Elsecar Community Nursery, Church Street, Elsecar, Barnsley, S74 8HS
  • Age range: 5 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August - 9am to 1pm

Greenfields Primary School with Mid Yorkshire Community Foundation

At our holiday clubs there will be opportunities to try many different sports activities including football, dodgeball, dance, archery, nerf games, team building games, quizzes, competitions and healthy eating education. Your child will be provided with a cooked meal and drinks and we'll also have signposting booklets for families to take home to help with any local services.

  • Location: Greenfields Primary, Cherry Tree Street, Hoyland, Barnsley S74 9RG
  • Age range: 5 to 12 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Monday 5 , Tuesday 6, Wednesday 7 August - 10am to 2pm
    • Wednesday 14, Thursday 15, Friday 16 August - 10am to 2pm
    • Monday 19, Tuesday 20, Wednesday 21 August - 10am to 2pm

Imagination Gaming

Founded in 2007 Imagination Gaming delivers exciting and engaging learning experiences.
Come and join us for oodles of fun... learning and playing some of the coolest, smartest, fast witted and amusing board games from across the world. Games that are easy to pick up but hard to put down! This is the cornerstone of our "Learn to Play, Play to Learn" motto.

Imagination Gaming has something for everyone, whatever your interests. With lots of new games hot off the press, robotics, coding and problem solving our mind-bending puzzles are guaranteed to make you smile!

Let’s get you up and active with the incredible snap fit… be the first to spot the matching cards and shout "Snap Fit!" to win...now everyone else must carry out the crazy action shown on the cards...for a count of 10! Jumping, hopping, spinning on the spot...you name it, you'll do it!

Make your move and come join us … take on your friends, make some new friendships and have a wonderful time!

If you have visited our clubs previously have a favourite game let us know what it is, and we'll try to bring this along too.

Contact: Nicola Gray - nicola@imaginationgaming.co.uk - 07943 682456

A healthy lunch, snacks and drinks are provided and packed lunches are not required.

  • Location: Greenfields Primary, Cherry Tree Street, Hoyland, Barnsley S74 9RG
  • Age range: 5 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: 29 July and 5, 12, 15, 20, 21 August - 10am to 2pm

Sports Works

A Sport based Holiday programme throughout the summer Holidays. We provide a wide range of sporting activities to promote health and wellbeing. For children and young people aged 5 to 16 years. Participants will also undertake enriching activities like Arts and Crafts, Parachute Games, Team Building, Outdoor Activities and more!!

  • Location: Netherwood Academy, Dove Valley Way, Wombwell, Barnsley S73 8FE
  • Age range: 5 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Monday 29 July to Thursday 22 August (Monday to Thursday only), 10am to 2pm

Forge

Dedicated provision that is fun, stimulating, creative and active for all. Developing friendships and exploring the surrounding with Mini Beast and Garden Jungle workshops, food tastings, summer crafts and many more interest-based activities to make the day an exciting stimulating and rewarding time.

Delicious fresh meals will be prepared to the needs of children attending being sensitive to any known food allergies along with developing awareness of healthy meal options.

  • Location: Wombwell Main sports and social club, Hough Lane, Wombwell, Barnsley S73 8PW
  • Age range: 5 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August - 9am to 1pm


Barnsley FC Community Trust in partnership with Barnsley Premier Leisure

Barnsley FC Community Trust and Barnsley Premier Leisure are excited to announce their dual club. This will incorporate 2 hours of swimming from BPL followed by a sports provision delivered by Barnsley FC Community Trust.

Please make sure that each child arrives at the session with appropriate swimming clothing, along with an appropriate change for after the session.

  • Location: Hoyland Leisure Centre, Barnsley, S74 9EH
  • Age range: 8 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 30 July to Thursday 22 August (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday only), 10am to 2pm

Barnsley FC Community Trust

Barnsley FC Community Trust will be supporting the Holiday activities and food programme 2024 by delivering FREE multi-sports sessions, games, competitions, and educational lifestyle workshops.

  • Location: Hoyland Leisure Centre, Barnsley, S74 9EH
  • Age range: 8 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23, Wednesday 24 and Thursday 25 July, 10am to 2pm

Direct Action Training

Fun, active and engaging activities to include, sports, first aid, mental health and Summer arts & crafts.

  • Location: Darfield Community Centre, Illsley Road, Darfield, Barnsley, S73 9AL
  • Age range: 5 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: 29 July and 5 , 7 , 12 , 14 , 19 , 20 , 21 August 10am to 2pm

Central area

Active Barnsley

A wide range of fun multi-sport-based activities, with some arts, crafts and games mixed in.

  • Location: Shaw Lane Sports Club, Shaw Lane, Barnsley, S70 6HZ
  • Age range: 7 to 14 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 9am to 3pm

Grass Roots Sports Academy

Multi-sports holiday club who pride ourselves on creating a safe, fun and enjoyable experience for all abilities. Children develop and learn skills in a fun environment playing sports, glow in the dark activities, participating in arts and craft activities, healthy eating learning and summer themed fun.

  • Location: Oakwell Rise Primary Academy, Doncaster Road, Barnsley, S70 1TS
  • Age range: 6 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 9.30am to 2.30pm

Grass Roots Sports Academy

Multi-sports holiday club who pride ourselves on creating a safe, fun and enjoyable experience for all abilities. Children develop and learn skills in a fun environment playing sports, glow in the dark activities, participating in arts and craft activities, healthy eating learning and summer themed fun.

  • Location: Queens Road Academy, Queens Road, Barnsley, S71 1AR
  • Age range: 6 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 9.30am to 2.30pm

Grass Roots Sports Academy - Esports

Esports camps are back, come along and take part in Grass Roots Esports camps which makes use of Barnsley College’s fully immersive facilities for days of games and fun.

  • Location: Barnsley College, 49 Church Street, Barnsley S70 2AX
  • Age range: 8 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August (Tuesday to Friday only), 9.30am to 2.30pm
  • Booking: Book your place on the Esports eform

Barnsley Premier Leisure

Activities include swimming in the Calypso Cove, bowling and inflatable play.
Please ensure that each child arrives at the session with appropriate swimming clothing, along with an appropriate change for after the session.

  • Location: Barnsley Metrodome, Queens Ground, Queens Road, Barnsley S71 1AN
  • Age range: 11 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Monday 29 July to Friday 23 August - 10am to 2pm

Grass Roots Sports Academy

Multi-sports holiday club who pride ourselves on creating a safe, fun and enjoyable experience for all abilities. Children develop and learn skills in a fun environment playing sports, glow in the dark activities, participating in arts and craft activities, healthy eating learning and summer themed fun.

  • Location: Worsbrough Common Primary School, Bruce Ave, Worsbrough, Barnsley S70 4EB
  • Age range: 6 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 9.30am to 2.30pm

HOPE in Community

Lots of games, crafts and fun on offer, including summer themed activities, planned activities to look at around the world travels.

  • Location: St George’s Church Hall, York Street, Barnsley, S70 1BD
  • Age range: 4 to 12 years (must be accompanied by a parent or carer if under the age of 8 years)
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August (Tuesday and Wednesday only), 10.30am to 2.30pm

Barnsley FC Community Trust

An exciting opportunity to link in with Starstruck school of theatre dance.
Barnsley FC Community Trust have teamed up with Starstruck School of Theatre Dance to deliver an all-new Healthy Holidays dance club. Session will give boys and girls aged 5 to 14 the opportunity to develop their Cheerleading and Street Dance skills alongside other disciplines.

  • Location: Broomroyd, Worsbrough Bridge, Worsbrough, Barnsley S70 5EU
  • Age range: 5 to 14 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August 2024 (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday only), 10am to 2pm

Barnsley FC Community Trust – Summer Van

Come along and enjoy our Healthy Holiday's summer van tour, take advantage of the excellent equipment we have available, with fun activities planned throughout the day. Meal also included.

  • Location: Dodworth Library, High Street, S75 3RF
  • Age range: 5 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August (Wednesday’s only) 10am to 2pm

Barnsley FC Community Trust – Summer Van

Come along and enjoy our Healthy Holiday's summer van tour, take advantage of the excellent equipment we have available, with fun activities planned throughout the day. Meal also included.

  • Location: Worsbrough Community Centre, Warren Quarry Lane, S70 4ND
  • Age range: 5 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August (Mondays only) 10am to 2pm

Imagination Gaming

Founded in 2007 Imagination Gaming delivers exciting and engaging learning experiences.
Come and join us for oodles of fun... learning and playing some of the coolest, smartest, fast witted and amusing board games from across the world. Games that are easy to pick up but hard to put down! This is the cornerstone of our "Learn to Play, Play to Learn" motto.

Imagination Gaming has something for everyone, whatever your interests. With lots of new games hot off the press, robotics, coding and problem solving our mind-bending puzzles are guaranteed to make you smile!

Let’s get you up and active with the incredible Snap Fit… Be the first to spot the matching cards and shout "snap fit!" to win... now everyone else must carry out the crazy action shown on the cards...for a count of 10! Jumping, hopping, spinning on the spot...you name it, you'll do it!

Make your move and come join us … take on your friends, make some new friendships and have a wonderful time!

If you've visited our clubs previously have a favourite game let us know what it is, and we'll try to bring this along too.

Contact: Nicola Gray - nicola@imaginationgaming.co.uk - 07943 682456

A healthy lunch, snacks and drinks are given and packed lunches aren't required.

  • Location: Joseph Locke Primary School, Shaw Street, Barnsley, S70 6JL
  • Age range: 5 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: 23, 24, 25, 30 July, 1, 7, 19, 20, 22 August - 10am to 2pm

HOPE in Community

Sessions will be looking into goals and dreams. summer crafts and games as well as a food preparation and physical activities. Children will also be encouraged to document and take away their own goals and dreams

  • Location: Barnsley Baptist Church, Union Street, Barnsley, S70 1JJ
  • Age range: 8 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 3pm to 7pm

Burton Road Primary with Mid Yorkshire Community Foundation

At our holiday clubs there will be opportunities to try many different sports activities including football, dodgeball, dance, archery, nerf games, team building games, quizzes, competitions, and healthy eating education. Your child will be provided with a cooked meal and drinks and we will also have signposting booklets for families to take home to help with any local services.

  • Location: Burton Road Primary, Old Mill Lane, Barnsley S71 2AA
  • Age range: 5 to 12 years
  • Dates and times of clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 2 August, 10am to 2pm

Nexus Multi Academy Trust

These activities are for young people with additional learning needs (SEND) and focussed upon having fun whilst learning about healthy lifestyles.  Activities will include sports & games, arts & crafts and sensory & messy play. Places are limited each day and there will be an opportunity for you to tell us about all of your likes, dislikes and how we can best support you whilst at the activities. For more information and bookings please email info@breakoutclub.co.uk

  • Location: West Riding Academy, Ardsley Road, Worsbrough, Barnsley, S70 4RG
  • Age range: 8 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August (Wednesday and Thursday only) 10am to 2pm

Dearne area

Grass Roots Sports Academy

Multi-sports holiday club who pride ourselves on creating a safe, fun and enjoyable experience for all abilities. Children develop and learn skills in a fun environment playing sports, glow in the dark activities, participating in arts and craft activities, healthy eating learning and summer themed fun. Utilising the outdoor grounds to discover new experiences of den building and capture the flag also included.

  • Location: Heathergarth Primary School, Bolton Upon Dearne, S63 8ES
  • Age range: 6 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 9.30am to 2.30pm

Barnsley FC Community Trust

Barnsley FC Community Trust will be supporting the Holiday activities and food programme 2024 by delivering FREE multi-sports sessions, games, competitions, and educational lifestyle workshops.

  • Location: Astrea Academy Dearne, Goldthorpe Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 9EW
  • Age range: 8 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August, 10am to 2pm

Mid Yorkshire Community Foundation

At our holiday clubs there will be opportunities to try many different sports activities including football, dodgeball, dance, archery, nerf games, team building games, quizzes, competitions, and healthy eating education. Your child will be provided with a cooked meal and drinks and we will also have signposting booklets for families to take home to help with any local services.

  • Location: Carrfield Primary Academy, Highgate Lane, Bolton upon Dearne, Rotherham, S63 8AL 
  • Age range: 5 to 12 years 
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23, Wednesday 24, Thursday 25, Friday 26 August, 9am to 3pm
    Monday 19 to Friday 23 August, 9am to 3pm

Station House

Station House has a summer of fun filled activities giving your child a holiday to remember: We start every day with breakfast and then have a range of activities designed to keep even the most active child engrossed. Food, fun and friends, what’s not to like?

  • Location: Station House, Lidget Lane, Thurnscoe, S63 0BX
  • Age range: 4 to 11 years (must be in full time school)
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Monday 29 July to Friday 16 August (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday only), 9.30am to 12pm

Active Fusion

Fusion Camps offer a range of different sporting activities which focus on developing and improving participants skills. In addition, to this we will run teambuilding, creative arts and leadership activities. We will work with external providers to deliver more diverse sports and activities. The sessions will help aim to increase activity levels, encourage teamwork, problem solving and meeting new people in the community. We will also run workshops which focus on nutrition and healthy eating.

  • Location: Houghton Road Community Centre, Houghton Road, Thurnscoe, S63 0JY
  • Age range: 5 to 11 years
  • Dates and times of clubs:
    • Week 1 - Thursday 25, Friday 26 July - 10am to 3pm
    • Week 2 - Monday 29 July, Thursday 1, Friday 2 August - 10am to 3pm
    • Week 3 - Monday 5, Thursday 8, Friday 9 August - 10am to 3pm
    • Week 4 - Monday 12, Wednesday 14, Thursday 15, Friday 16 August - 10am to 3pm
    • Week 5 - Monday 19, Wednesday 21, Thursday 22 August - 10am to 3pm

Penistone area

CampActive

CampActive is a sport and play-based club, where your child will engage in a professionally designed program to help them develop confidence, teamwork skills, social relationships and mental well-being whilst having fun. Children will participate in baking along with a range of sports, games and crafts while also receiving a free nutritional meal.

  • Locations: St John’s Junior school Penistone, High Street, Penistone, S36 6BS
  • Age range: 4 to 11 years (children must be in full time school)
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August
    • Morning session - 8.30am to 12.30pm
    • Afternoon session - 1pm to 5pm

Learning HotSpots

Join Learning Hotspots for an exciting Summer School at Thurlstone Primary from July 29 to August 23! Keep your mind active with engaging Maths and Literacy Spots, and stay fit and healthy with our popular Active Spots with sports, games and exploring. Enjoy delicious meals, playtimes and the chance to make new friends in a fun, social environment. Don't miss out on this fantastic summer experience!

  • Location: Thurlstone Primary School, Royd Moor Road, Thurlstone, Sheffield S36 9RD
  • Age range: 5 to 12 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Monday 29 July to Friday 23 August, 10am to 2pm

Grass Roots Sports Academy in partnership with CMADE Outdoors

We've teamed up with CMADE Outdoors to bring you a brand new camp. Join us and CMADE Outdoors for a summer full of fun outdoor activities including archery, axe throwing, den building, air rifles and so much more.

  • Location: Broadclose Farm, Barnsley, S75 4LY
  • Age range: 10 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August (Tuesday and Wednesday only), 9.30am to 2.30pm
  • Booking: Book your place on the Grassroots CMADE eform

Barnsley FC Community Trust – Summer Van

Come along and enjoy our Healthy Holiday's summer van tour, take advantage of the excellent equipment we have available, with fun activities planned throughout the day. Meal also included.

  • Location: Penistone iKic Centre, Green Lane, S36 6BS
  • Age range: 5 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August (Fridays only) 10am to 2pm

Barnsley FC Community Trust – Summer Van

Come along and enjoy our Healthy Holiday's summer van tour, take advantage of the excellent equipment we have available, with fun activities planned throughout the day. Meal also included.

  • Location: Wombwell Park, Cross Street, S73 0ES
  • Age range: 5 to 16 years
  • Dates and times of the clubs: Tuesday 23 July to Friday 23 August (Tuesdays only) 10am to 2pm