School’s out for Summer. YMCA GO! has all the best places to go and things to do for young people this Summer. We invite you to take a look below at all of our activities and get ready to join us for this year’s YMCA GO! Summer Spectacular. 

*Some activities may require pre-payment to secure your place, you will be advised on booking which activities pre-payment is needed.

GO! Create: Mosaic

£10.00 per person

Learn the beautiful craft of mosaic in a friendly atmosphere. The process of making mosaics is deeply enjoyable with the added bonus of being creative. Design and create anything with your imagination.

9 am - 4 pm

9 Spaces Available

SPACE Scheme - Manifold Valley

FREE

This child-friendly route in the White Peak manages to pack a decent amount of interest into a relatively short ride. Starting at Hulme End, it is a gentle amble through the picturesque valleys of the Hamps and Manifold rivers, via the hamlet of Ecton, passing beneath the famous Thor’s Cave gaping over the trail from its position up in the limestone spur.

10 am - 3 pm

FULLY BOOKED

GO! Explore - South West Peaks

£5.00 per person

Join us for some unlimited amounts of fun! The South West Peak is an untamed area of upland and associated foothills in the south-west part of the Peak District National Park. GO! Explore and GO! Wild whilst having the adventure of a lifetime.

9 am - 4 pm

8 Spaces Available

SPACE Launch - Hanley Park

FREE

SPACE Scheme – is back entertaining the children of Staffordshire once again this summer and there is no better way to launch into summer than attending this activity and fun-filled family day. Join us for the Hanley Park launch event.

12 pm - 4 pm

WELCOME TO ALL

GO! Climb

£0.50 per person

You are provided with some high-quality facilities that are perfect for all ages and abilities. Are you up for the challenge to climb to the very top! Set your best time and challenge your friends. Start with the easier routes and then aim for the most challenging ones. GO! Climb

6 pm - 8 pm

20 Spaces Available

GO! Trampolining

£2.50 per person

This jump-tastic activity is a fun and friendly way to keep the youngsters active. Learn a new skill and a new sport whilst having fun. Whether they are reaching for the stars or aiming to pull off the most amazing trick. Trampolining is a great indoor exercise.

11 am - 1:30 pm

15 Spaces Available

ST6 Youth Club: Cooking

£0.50 per person

We are proud of our marvellous youth clubs. Over the summer holidays, there is so much to enjoy and our theme for this week is cooking – are you the MasterChef?

6 - 8 pm

50 Spaces Available

SPACE Launch - Tunstall Park

FREE

SPACE Scheme – is back entertaining the children of Staffordshire once again this summer and there is no better way to launch into summer than attending this activity and fun-filled family day. Join us for the Tunstall Park launch event.

12 pm - 4 pm

WELCOME TO ALL

SPACE Launch - Longton Park

FREE

SPACE Scheme – is back entertaining the children of Staffordshire once again this summer and there is no better way to launch into summer than attending this activity and fun-filled family day. Join us for the Longton Park launch event.

12 pm - 4 pm

WELCOME TO ALL

Fenton Youth Club: Cooking

£0.50 per person

We are proud of our marvellous youth clubs. Over the summer holidays, there is so much to enjoy and our theme for this week is cooking – are you the MasterChef?

6 - 8 pm

50 Spaces Available

Feral State - Forest Worlds Festival

FREE

This Festival is coordinated by Urban Wilderness who empower young people to discover belonging, adventure and creativity in urban green spaces. Expect outdoors adventure, creative workshops, relaxation zones and a massive colourful finale. Wear your brightest clothes, bring a colourful blanket and start your summer holidays with a colour-popping party!

11 am - 4 pm

WELCOME TO ALL

GO! Dance with Ruff & Ruby

£0.50 per person

Our most excellent friends at Ruff & Ruby join us for some dazzling dancing. Dive right into your summer holidays and bask in a splash of creativity! Young dancers can expect to get energised in dynamic dance sessions. Expect the unexpected.

2 pm - 3 pm

WELCOME TO ALL

Bread in Common - Workshop

£10.00 per person

Bread in Common is Stoke’s real bread bakery. They have run baking projects all over the city. YMCA GO! youngsters will get high quality and unique experiences whilst baking the most scrumptious bread.

9 am - 4 pm

6 Spaces Available

Transport

Transport is provided for most of the sessions and activities listed. You must request transport from one of our pick up points when making a booking with the YMCA GO! team. Pickups and Drop-offs start and finish one hour either side of session times. Specific times will be given once a booking has been made.

Locations are:

  • YMCA, Edinburgh House, Harding Rd (Reception)
  • Fenton, Fenton Manor Leisure Centre
  • Fenton, Temple Street Methodist Church
  • Bentilee, Bentilee Neighbourhood Centre
  • Stoke, West End Community Centre
  • Central Forest Park (meet by the kiosk)
  • Fegg Hayes, ST6 Hub
  • Goldenhill, Goldenhill Scout Hut
  • Burslem Children’s Centre, Port Vale FC
  • Middleport, St Paul’s Church
  • Northwood, Northwood Parish Hall
  • Longton, St Thomas More Catholic Academy
  • Blurton, Blurton Community Hub
  • Meir, Meir Education Centre

Information

How to book:

  • Call 01782 222376 [ext – 234] (9 am -5 pm)
  • Ask for YMCA GO!
  • And… book your place today.

Outside of office hours

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