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2019
all-day West Berkshire Climate Conferenc...
West Berkshire Climate Conferenc...
Sep 16 all-day
West Berkshire Climate Conference - Tickets available from noon today
The West Berkshire Climate Conference will explore different ways residents, businesses, local organisations in West Berkshire, and West Berkshire Council, can help tackle the climate crisis. The conference will be opened by Rt Hon Richard[...]
2:15 pm Family History Sessions @ Theale... @ Theale Library
Family History Sessions @ Theale... @ Theale Library
Sep 16 @ 2:15 pm – 4:45 pm
Family History Sessions @ Theale Library @ Theale Library | Theale | England | United Kingdom
Family History Sessions Every Monday, 2.20pm-4.45pm at Theale Library. Learn to use Ancestry.com for your personal research. No need to book, just drop in. For more information, please contact the library. http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30287 Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries Facebook:[...]
Sep
17
Tue
2019
9:00 am Jardine Moor Fabric Sale @ Waits Farm
Jardine Moor Fabric Sale @ Waits Farm
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Jardine Moor Fabric Sale @ Waits Farm | Headley | England | United Kingdom
Huge bargains available on discounted designer curtain and upholstery fabrics Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September 2019.        
10:30 am Family History Sessions @ Pangbourne Library
Family History Sessions @ Pangbourne Library
Sep 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Family History Sessions @ Pangbourne Library | Pangbourne | England | United Kingdom
Research your Family History Third Tuesday of the month at Pangbourne Library. Learn to use Ancestry.com for your personal research. To book a session, please contact the library: http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30285 Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/
10:30 am Hungerford Carers Support Group @ Hungerford Fire Station
Hungerford Carers Support Group @ Hungerford Fire Station
Sep 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Hungerford Carers Support Group @ Hungerford Fire Station
Hosted by Reading and West Berkshire Carers Hub.
11:00 am Rhymetime @ Newbury Library @ Newbury Library
Rhymetime @ Newbury Library @ Newbury Library
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Rhymetime @ Newbury Library @ Newbury Library | England | United Kingdom
Rhymetime for under 3 years Every Tuesday and Wednesday, 11.00-11.20am at Newbury Library. For more information, please contact the library. Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/ http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30251
2:00 pm Art Group @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library
Art Group @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Art Group @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library | England | United Kingdom
Art Group Every Tuesday, 2.00-4.00pm at Hungerford Library. Bring your paints, pastels or pencils. Please contact the library for more information: Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/ http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30282

Plenty going on locally to keep the sprogs busy this Summer Holiday, including days out, camps & courses, free fun ideas and childcare options for busy parents.

Event & Activity Diary for Kids

Click on arrow below to reveal a packed schedule for August.

LEGO Expo Vale & Downland Museum till 31 Aug Wantage

Camp Adventure till 23 Aug Hungerford

Football Camps till 29 Aug Swindon

Brick City Exhibition & Brick Den Workshops until 8 Sep Greenham

Learn English until 30 Aug Newbury

The Living Rainforest Summer Festival till 31 Aug Hampstead Norreys

Cricket Camps 29 & 30 Aug Hungerford

Watermill: Revolting Rhymes 19 Aug – 23 Aug Newbury

Summer Fun Day Weds 21 Aug Thatcham

Fun at the Farm Weds 21 Aug Great Shefford

LEGO Workshop Weds 21 Aug  Wantage

LEGO Workshop Weds 23 Aug  Wantage

St Lawrence Holiday Club Tues 27 – 30 Aug Hungerford

Free Family Fun Day at Growing2Gether Tues 27 Aug nr Kingsclere

Fun at the Farm Weds 28 Aug Great Shefford

Fred in the Shed Show  Weds 28 Aug Thatcham

LEGO Workshop Weds 28 Aug  Wantage

Mini Life-Savers Course Fri 30 Aug Marlborough

LEGO Workshop Fri 30 Aug  Wantage

Holiday Drama Workshop 2-3 September Kintbury

DROP THEM OFF/CHILDCARE

Let Them Play Holiday Camps with MNR Coaching, Newbury & Hungerford

Avenue Adventure Clubs at Mildenhall and Savernake for 5 – 12 yrs. Childcare facilities also available there and at their Aldbourne and Marlborough nurseries.

STFC Summer Football Courses  30 Jul – 29 Aug Swindon, Ramsbury, Marlborough

Camp Adventure 29 Jul – 23 Aug Hungerford Leisure Centre

Innov8 Sportz Summer Holiday Club for 4 – 11yrs (includes sports, activities, arts and craft 8am to 6pm) at Hungerford Primary School 

Summer Camps 29 July – 30 Aug Riverside Community Centre, Newbury

Make & Do Summer Club 31 July, 1, 2, 7 – 9, and 14 – 16 Aug Newbury

Musical in a Week 5 – 9 Aug Newbury

Play in a Day 12 Aug Newbury

Matt Ward Karate Camp – for 6+ yrs, 9am – 3pm Wednesdays in Swindon, Thursdays in Lambourn

Holiday Drama Workshop 2-3 Sep Kintbury

DAYS OUT

ExCLUEsive Escape Game in Newbury – can your team solve the clues to escape in 60 minutes?

Family Fun at Sandham Memorial Chapel First World War – hands on First World War history, I Spy Senses Trail, picnic area & more

The Living Rainforest in Hamsptead Norreys – discover lots of exotic creatures & enjoy their Summer Festival throughout August:

Didcot Railway Centre – learn about various parts of history with models, events, and railway experience days available

Go Ape – A high ropes adventure course in Bracknell, Go Ape is a fantastic  day out to challenge your fears and have fun high up in the canopy of the trees

The Beacon, Wantage – With all sorts of theatre, film, comedy, and more, The Beacon is a hotspot for the arts in Berkshire

Treasure Trails explore a town or village near you

PP Guide to Places to Visit – Our personal list of the best local places to visit all year round

Vale & Downland Museum in Wantage offers lots of interactive fun for kids (see video below!)

FUN FOR FREE

Five Free Ways to Entertain Your Kids – local stand-up comic Toni Kent shares her top tips on low budget parenting…

West Berkshire Libraries – with all sorts of fun and educational events

Vale & Downland Museum – Aside from the usual exhibits, the museum in Wantage also hosts wonderful events for the whole family

Thatcham Youth Summer Fun Days Tues 13, Weds 21 & Weds 28 Aug

Wantage Library – Hosts various events that are great for kids and adults alike!

Savernake Forest – lots of lovely trails to walk and cycle, near Marlborough

For Teens

Looking for summer holiday work? Visit Redcrest Events to find out if you’ve got what it takes to be a marquee rigger
 
Thatcham Festival Photography Competition – for young people living or studying in the Thatcham area
 
Have Fun Geocaching – turn a walk into an adventure. What treasure will you find?

For Primary Aged Kids

Have Fun Geocaching– turn a walk into an adventure. What treasure will you find?

50 Things to Do Before You’re 11– how many can you cross off the list?

Cook up a storm – have fun taking over the kitchen!

Thatcham Festival Photography Competition – for young people living or studying in the Thatcham area

Science Fun at Home – 5 easy experiments to do (that don’t require any specialist equipment!) from Ruth at Mini Professors

SPACE CHASE Summer Reading Challenge – register online or visit your local library

Swimkidz Summer Course – develop and improve key swimming skills!

 

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