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Summer fun for children and young people

Date: 30/07/2008           Category: Young People

Tennis, cheerleading classes, jewellery workshops and mask making are just some of the activities on offer for children aged five to 12 this summer. Whatever the weather summer fun is guaranteed, and there’s something for everyone. The activities programme is already underway, with August promising a variety of events such as rock school for aspiring musicians, digital photography and nature inspired pond dipping and bat spotting. Young people are also catered for with a selection of sport, drama and dance events for 13 to 19 year olds. Teenagers can learn how sailing and canoeing skills, tennis and fishing tips and take part in song-writing workshops. Summer Dayz takes place from Tuesdays to Thursdays throughout August at recreation grounds across Medway. The event is aimed at eight to 18 year olds and includes art, sport and team activities. The Summer 08 Activities booklet (for five-12 year olds) is available at Medway libraries, leisure and youth centres, the Central and Brook theatres, and online at www.medway.gov.uk/summeractivities2008 Alternatively you can phone 01634 333333 for more information. Activity listings for 13-19 year olds are available to download from www.mixitonline.co.uk Please be aware that many of the activities need to be booked in advance, please contact the activity providers to check availability. See booklet / listings for details.