Action Packed Half Term at Your YMCA’s

Summer 2015 Activities

Don’t struggle for low cost ideas to keep the kids entertained and active during the school holidays. YMCA has everything from fantastic money saving Swimming Offers, Sports Camps and Adventure Fun Swims to BRAND NEW Air Skate Park and YMCA Bowl. Plus much more…

Spooktacular Parties 

All the Halloween Horrors and Spooky Fun you need across your YMCA’s this October! For more information see: Spooktacular Parties.

Air Skate Park

Time to catch some air! The ramps provide the perfect platform for all riders, from beginners to pros, to enjoy a session in the skate park. Bring along your skateboard, BMX, skates or scooter – all are welcome!

The park inside YMCA Thornton is for age 8+ and will be open throughout the school holidays. Coaching sessions will also be available if your child wants to brush up on their skills or simply learn how to ride.

7 Day Park Pass – Just £15!

More details and opening times are available at:


Enjoy quality, fun time together with the whole family. YMCA Bowl is the Fylde Coast’s newest 10 lane, 10 pin bowl and family entertainment centre. Located inside YMCA Thornton, the centre offers the latest bowling experience with action-packed competition guaranteed. YMCA Bowl offers the latest UV bowling experience with Glow-Bowl. During designated times only.

The centre will be open throughout the holidays for you all to enjoy the new experience.

Family Bowl Offer (upto 6 players – 1hr) – Just £20!
Pin Busters Offer – Everyday between 10am – 2pm: Pay just £2 per game
Up Your Alley Offer – Mon – Fri 3pm – 6pm: Buy 2 games and get a 3rd free

More details are available at :

Swimming Offers – £2 a Kid and Half Price Family Swims

Swim at your local YMCA pool in Kirkham or St Annes and save too with a selection of half price family swims (just £5) and £2 per child swim offers throughout the holidays! Offer times and availability may vary across the centres. See Kids, Teens & Families for times and dates at the pool of your choice.

Intensive Swimming Lessons

A 4 or 5 day course of swimming lessons for young beginners and improvers. Children placed according to current swimming ability.

Available at YMCA Poulton, Mon – Thurs 9am – 10.30am. Starting week commencing 26th October. Also at YMCA Garstang, Mon – Fri 1pm – 3pm. Starting week commencing 26th October.

Contact YMCA Poulton or YMCA Garstang Swimming Centre for more details and to book.

Adventure Fun Swims

This summer your YMCA pools will be turned into the ultimate fun zones with giant inflatable challenge, fun swims, pool games and party days!

  • Challenge your mates on the NEW Menace inflatable at YMCA Rural Splash, Kirkham (over 8’s only)
  • Take on High Speed Action on the Dual Aqua Run inflatable at YMCA Poulton (over 8’s only)
  • Dive off the Deep Sea Sub inflatable at YMCA Garstang (swimmers only)
  • Daily Fun Swims with floats and balls at YMCA Garstang
  • The Ultimate Dual Aqua Run inflatable Challenge at YMCA St Annes Pool & Gym (over 8’s only)
  • Escape from the Voodoo Island Inflatable on Party Days at YMCA Fleetwood (over 8’s only)
  • Fun Swims with Floats, Mini Inflatables and Balls in the Learner Pool at YMCA Fleetwood

For all times and dates go to Adventure Fun Swims.

YMCA Holiday Club’s

YMCA Thornton

Every day is different! – Each action packed day will include a mix of four activities from the following…

Dodgeball, Squash, 10 Pin Bowling, Table Tennis, Football, School Yard Games, Quick Cricket, Skate Board / Scooter coaching, Uni Hockey, Handball & Basketball.

For all times, dates and prices see Holiday Club & Sports Club.

YMCA Lytham

A school holiday club held at YMCA Lytham that includes a variety of activities including arts & crafts, fun games and more.

For all times, dates and prices see Holiday Club & Sports Club.

Sports Camps with YMCA Sports Academy – YMCA Lytham

The kids will take on a variety of fun sporting activities including football, basketball, dodgeball and cricket. Extra discounts are offered for full week bookings.

Now including BMX Bike Skills on selected days during the holidays as part of the Sports Camps.

For all times, dates and prices see Sports Academy Sports Camps.

Harry’s Indoor Soft Play Centre – YMCA St Annes

Harry’s Kingdom encourages children to play and let their imaginations run wild! There are three separate play areas for juniors and pre-schoolers aged up to 10 years and babies from 6 months to explore. Harry’s dog Chester also likes to explore the kingdom. You might find him near the stepping stones looking for his ball, but beware the crocodile lake. For more information go to Harry’s Indoor Soft Play.

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