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Holiday Activities

Overview

During Reading School Holidays our swimming programme changes and we offer fun sessions in the pool. We also have some fun sessions running and details of all activities will be posted here.

Please see the bottom of the page for our leaflets, available for you to download before each holiday.

February Half Term Activities

Fun Sessions

Wheelie Fun Cycling Sessions: Children can learn a number of cycling skills in a safe environment with qualified instructors. Balance bikes available for younger riders.
Monday 18 & Thursday 21 February, 10.00 - 11.00am
3 to 16 years, £3.10 per child, per session. Please book.
Palmer Park Sports Stadium Tel: 0118 937 5080

Kick Around for £1: Under 16's can have a kick around on our astro courts for only £1. Open for 5 or more individuals. (Subject to bookings and availability.)
Palmer Park Sports Stadium & Prospect Park:
Monday to Sunday available from 9.00am to 5.00pm
South Reading Leisure Centre: Monday to Friday available from 2.00 - 4.00pm
Under 16 years, £1.00 per person

Family Rackets: Get active and have fun with the whole family playing badminton or squash. 
Monday to Friday, 4.00 - 5.00pm Badminton;4.00 - 4.45pm Squash
Junior court rates apply. Subject to availability, excluding bank holidays. Please book.
Meadway Sports Centre Tel: 0118 937 5060

Tots Time: Join us for some fun with bouncy castle, soft play plus an arts and crafts area. Siblings up to 8 years old welcome.
Monday 18 February, 9.30 - 11.30am
Under 5's, £1.50 per child/£1 for under 1's, please book.
Meadway Sports Centre Tel: 0118 937 5060

Tots Time: A great session for your toddlers to have fun and socialise with a bouncy castle, softplay and ball pit.
Monday 18 February, 2.00 - 4.00pm
Thursday 21 February, 10.00am - 12noon

Under 5 years, £1.50 per child per session, please book.
South Reading Leisure Centre Tel: 0118 937 3399

Trampoline Taster Sessions: A great way for children to get active and learn a new sport in this fun introduction to trampolining.
Meadway Sports Centre : Thursday 21 February, 9.30 - 10.30am & 10.30 - 11.30am
3 - 11 years, £4.50 per child per session, please book
South Reading Leisure Centre: Thursday 21 February
10.00 - 11.00am 5 - 8 years, 11.00am - 12noon 8 - 11 years
£4.50 per child per session, please book

Reading Play Sports Club: Our exciting new Sports Club will give you the opportunity to try out a range of different sports during the day including: Games, Archery, Handball, Table Tennis, Badminton, Trampolining, Curling, Bowls, Swimming, Football and Skittle Ball. A packed lunch till need to be provided.
Tuesday 19 February 9.30am - 4.00pm
Aged 8 - 11 years, £20 per child, please book in advance.
Meadway Sports Centre Tel: 0118 937 5060

Reading Play Holiday Play Clubs: Children are fully supervised within an open play service and will enjoy a variety of safe and exciting activities in comfortable surroundings.
Locations: Green Park, The Mad House Soft Play and Party World; The Hill, The Hill Primary School; Waterloo Meadows, Katesgrove Children's Centre.
Monday 18 to Friday 22 February, 8.30am - 5.30pm
Aged 4 to 12 years, from £11.00 per session per child.
To book and for further information visit www.readingplay.co.uk
For enquiries email reading.play@reading.gov.uk  Tel: 0118 937 2632

Splash Fun

Please note: during busy times swimming may be limited to 1 hour.
Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied in the pool by an adult aged 16+ years.

Splash Around for £1: A fun drop in session in the pool with floats and toys. During busy times swimming may be restricted to 1 hour.
Friday 22 February, 1.30 - 3.30pm, under 16's, £1.00 per child
Meadway Sports Centre Tel: 0118 937 5060

Tuesday 19 to Friday 22 February, 2.00 - 4.00pm, under 16's, £1.00 per child
South Reading Leisure Centre Tel: 0118 937 3399

Family Swim: Get the family together for some fun in the pool!
Families only, no lone adults or children.
Monday 18, Wednesday 20, Thursday 29 & Friday 22 February, 10.30 - 11.30am
Friday 22 February, 6.30 - 7.30pm
Sunday 24 February, 2.30 - 3.30pm & 3.30 - 4.30pm
£11.90 for 2 adults and 2 children/normal swim prices
Meadway Sports Centre Tel: 0118 937 5060

Monday 18 to Saturday 23 February,  9.30 - 10.30am
Sunday 24 February, 9.15 - 10.15am
£11.90 for 2 adults and 2 children/normal swim prices
South Reading Leisure Centre Tel: 0118 937 3399

Double Trouble Inflatable Pool Session: Our fun pool inflatable is the ultimate challenge! suitable for those who can swim 10 metres unaided.
Monday 18 February, 2.00 - 3.00pm
Aged 8 - 14 years, £3.50 per person, please book
South Reading Leisure Centre Tel: 0118 937 3399

The Eliminator Inflatable Pool Sessions: Will you get to the end without being eliminated? Suitable for those who can swim 10 metres unaided.
Saturday 23 February, 2.45 - 3.30pm & 3.45 - 4.30pm
Aged 8 - 14 years, £3.50 per person per session, please book
Meadway Sports Centre Tel: 0118 937 5060

Free Holiday Swimming with YRP: During Reading school holidays children can swim free with a valid Your Reading Passport. Available during general swimming sessions, Monday to Friday from centre opening until 4.55pm. See our Holiday Swimming Timetable (download below) for details.

 

Sports Club

Sports Club

New Childcare Session!

FREE Holiday Swimming with Your Reading Passport

Your Reading Passport

Under 16's can swim for free during Reading School holidays with a valid Your Reading Passport as follows:

Monday to Friday
From 9.00am to 4.55pm
During General Swimming Sessions only

For details of how to obtain a Your Reading Passport click here.

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