Summer Holiday Activities

August 17, 2017

We’re half way through the summer holidays now and it’s probably that time during the 6 weeks that you’re really looking for something to do with the children – and it’s always a bonus if it’s a FREE activity too.




Tuesday’s 2 – 5pm

Kingstanding Circle

B44 9ST


Join us every Tuesday at Kingstanding Library for FREE arts and crafts activities.  Its great fun, there lots to do and it’s in the recently refurbished children’s area of this great local library.  What’s more, you can have a look around the library, at their great collection of books and use the computers.

No need to book an appointment, just come along between 2-5pm every Tuesday and say hello.



Friday 18th August

11am – 3pm

At Witton Lakes


Come along for a family Play Day with activities across #WittonLakes.

Meet at the Velvet Community Orchard (by the dividing path between the two lakes, B23 7XX) to find craft activities during the day and the meeting point for sessions including:

  • Bug Hunts @ 11am & 2pm
  • Shelter Building @ 11am & 1pm
  • Pool Dipping @ 12pm & 1pm
    *each session will last approximately 45mins

All free and great fun too!



Monday 28th August

11am – 3pm

Enderby Road, Perry Common, B23 5BD


Come along to Enderby Park for a great fun day of FREE activities – for children between the ages of 5 – 13 years.

There’s lots to do including

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Messy Play
  • Sports and Games
  • Den Building
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Sports and Games
  • Hammock and Rope Swings
  • Planting and Painting
  • And more

There is lots of free parking on roads nearby and all activities are free.


And for just after everyone goes back to school…



Saturday 9th September

12 – 3pm

At Witton Lakes


Come along for an afternoon of fun for all the family.  There will be fun activities at Witton Lakes and The Velvet Community Orchard, with:

  • A Giant Car Boot Sale
  • Inflatable Mega Slide
  • Donkey Rides
  • Kayaking On The Lake
  • The Owl Man (with his beautiful birds of prey)
  • Climbing Wall
  • Fun Games
  • Activities at The Velvet Community Orchard
  • Hog Roast
  • And lots more…


You can book a place at the Giant Car Boot Sale.  It’s £10 for a car and £15 per van.  Call Linda on 07960 386252 or email


And there’s lots more coming up too! Keep checking our website and notice boards.