Youth summer activities | Medway Council

We're offering summer activities for young people aged 8 to 18 and up to 25 for those with additional needs and disabilities.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19) we have limited spaces for all programmes. You must book online in advance and follow social distancing guidance.

We will be following all government guidelines and may need to close sessions if restrictions change.

Email youth.enquiries@medway.gov.uk if you have any questions.

Book a summer activity

If you are aged 18 to 25 with additional needs please email us at youth.enquiries@medway.gov.uk.

Chatham and Rochester

You do not need to book Summer Dayz.

You must book all other activities online

Phone 07538 792 762 for more information. 

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 2pm to 4pm

Dates:

  • 3 August 2021
  • 10 August 2021
  • 17 August 2021
  • 24 August 2021
  • 31 August 2021

Come and take part in arts and crafts.

Cost: free

Age: 12 and over

Time: 1pm to 3pm

Dates:

  • 4 August 2021
  • 11 August 2021
  • 18 August 2021
  • 25 August 2021

Opportunity for guitarists to meet, learn, share and Jam together! For beginners and the more experienced guitarists.

Cost: free

Age: 14 and over

Time: 3pm to 5pm

Dates:

  • 5 August 2021
  • 12 August 2021
  • 19 August 2021
  • 26 August 2021

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 3pm to 5pm

Dates:

  • 4 August 2021
  • 11 August 2021
  • 18 August 2021
  • 25 August 2021

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 2pm to 4pm

Dates:

  • 5 August 2021
  • 12 August 2021
  • 19 August 2021
  • 26 August 2021

Skateboard design workshop

Cost: free

Age: 10 and over

Time: to be confirmed

Date: to be confirmed

Luton and Rainham

You do not need to book Summer Dayz.

You must book all other activities online

Phone 07956 656 815 for more information.

Have you always wanted to design your own game? Now is your chance! Come along play, discuss, design, test and create your own games.

Cost: free

Age: 11 to 13

Dates: 26 to 30 July 2021

Time: 4pm to 6pm

Have you always wanted to design your own game? Now is your chance! Come along play, discuss, design, test and create your own games.

Cost: free

Age: 13 and over

Dates: 23 to 27 August

Time: 4pm to 6pm

Summer Dayz - Lordswood Green by Lordswood library

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 12pm to 3pm

Dates:

  • 26 July 2021
  • 29 July 2021
  • 2 August 2021
  • 5 August 2021
  • 9 August 2021
  • 12 August 2021
  • 16 August 2021
  • 19 August 2021
  • 23 August 2021
  • 26 August 2021

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 12pm to 3pm

Dates:

  • 27 July 2021
  • 3 August 2021
  • 10 August 2021
  • 17 August 2021
  • 24 August 2021

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 12pm to 3pm

Dates:

  • 28 July 2021
  • 3 August 2021
  • 10 August 2021
  • 17 August 2021
  • 24 August 2021

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 12pm to 3pm

Dates:

  • 30 July 2021
  • 6 August 2021
  • 13 August 2021
  • 20 August 2021
  • 27 August 2021

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 3pm to 6pm

Dates:

  • 6 August
  • 13 August
  • 20 August
  • 27 August.

Strood and Peninsula

You do not need to book Summer Dayz.

You must book all other activities online

Phone 07795 236 289 for more information. 

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 12 midday to 3pm

Dates:

  • 27 July 2021
  • 3 August 2021
  • 10 August 2021
  • 17 August 2021
  • 24 August 2021.

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 5pm to 8pm

Dates:

  • 26 July 2021
  • 2 August 2021
  • 9 August 2021
  • 16 August 2021
  • 23 August 2021.

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 5pm to 8pm

Dates:

  • 27 July 2021
  • 3 August 2021
  • 10 August 2021
  • 17 August 2021
  • 24 August 2021.

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 5pm to 8pm

Dates:

  • 28 July 2021
  • 4 August 2021
  • 11 August 2021
  • 18 August 2021
  • 25 August 2021.

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 12 midday to 3pm

Dates:

  • 28 July 2021
  • 4 August 2021
  • 11 August 2021
  • 18 August 2021
  • 25 August 2021.

Take part in a week of multi sports, games, art and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 to 11 and over

Dates: 26 July to 6 August 2021

Time: 10am to 3pm

Take part in a week of multi sports, games, art and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 12 to 15

Dates: 23 to 27 August 2021

Time: 12pm to 4pm

Gillingham and Twydall

You do not need to book Summer Dayz or Pump Track Bike Day.

You must book all other activities online

Phone 07864 956 710 or 07951 414 935 for more information. 

Centre based activity day for young people with disabilities and additional needs including cooking, art and craft and other activities

Cost: free

Age: 11 and over

Time: 11am to 3pm

Dates:

  • 27 July 2021
  • 28 July 2021

A mixture of activities for young people with disabilities and additional needs, including bushcraft, water based activities and team building.

Cost: free

Age: 11 and over

Time: 11am to 3pm

Dates:

  • 3 August 2021
  • 4 August 2021

Pump Track Bike Day - Queen Elizabeth Fields, Castlemaine Avenue, Gillingham, ME7 2QE

Fun Day at the pump track with a bike theme

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Time: 11am to 3pm

Dates:

  • 2 August 2021
  • 24 August 2021

2 nights of camping bushcraft and other outdoor activities at Buckmore Park

Cost: free

Age: 11 and over

Dates: 18 to 20 August 2021

Time: 10am to 3pm

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Date: 5 August 2021

Time: 11am to 3pm

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Date: 9 August 2021

Time: 11am to 3pm

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Date: 11 August 2021

Time: 11am to 3pm

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Date: 11 August 2021

Time: 5pm to 6pm

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Date: 13 August 2021

Time: 11am to 3pm

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Date: 16 August 2021

Time: 11am to 3pm

Come and take part in multi sports, games and other activities.

Cost: free

Age: 8 and over

Date: 26 August 2021

Time: 11pm to 3pm

Youth development workshops

A series of workshops for young people aged 13 to 18 that aim to be fun, engaging, and informative on a range of subjects. You must book these activities online.

We'll deliver all sessions from Woodlands Youth Centre.

Phone 07773 187 371 for more information.

One of 4 sessions with Metro over the summer holidays about sex and relationships.

They will be interesting and interactive. They will provide information, advice about local and national support opportunities for you to explore beliefs and ideas you have in a safe and confidential space.

  • Cost: free
  • Age: 13 to 18
  • Date: 3 August 2021
  • Time: 2 to 4pm.

A session where young people learn about the basics of first aid and what to do in an emergency.

  • Cost: free
  • Age: 13 to 18
  • Date: 10 August 2021
  • Time: 2pm to 4pm.

In this session we will look at how you deal with and recover from challenging life events. It is a very interactive and fun session.

  • Cost: free
  • Age: 13 to 18
  • Date: 13 August 2021
  • Time: 2pm to 4pm.

One of 4 sessions with Metro over the summer holidays about sex and relationships.

They will be interesting and interactive. They will provide information, advice about local and national support opportunities for you to explore beliefs and ideas you have in a safe and confidential space.

  • Cost: free
  • Age: 13 to 18
  • Date: 17 August 2021
  • Time: 2 to 4pm.

One of 4 sessions with Metro over the summer holidays about sex and relationships.

They will be interesting and interactive. They will provide information, advice about local and national support opportunities for you to explore beliefs and ideas you have in a safe and confidential space.

  • Cost: free
  • Age: 13 to 18
  • Date: 20 August 2021
  • Time: 2 to 4pm.

One of 4 sessions with Metro over the summer holidays about sex and relationships.

They will be interesting and interactive. They will provide information, advice about local and national support opportunities for you to explore beliefs and ideas you have in a safe and confidential space.

  • Cost: free
  • Age: 13 to 18
  • Date: 24 August 2021
  • Time: 2 to 4pm.

For young people who want to get confident in talking in public.

This session will be fun and interactive. Through the activities we hope that you will learn to speak confidently and learn to be heard.

  • Cost: free
  • Age: 13 to 18
  • Date: 27 August 2021
  • Time: 2pm to 4pm.