School's Out For Easter! Kid's Activities & Holiday Clubs

Don’t struggle for low cost ideas to keep the kids entertained and active during the Easter school holidays. At the YMCA Fylde Coast, you will find everything from splashtastic Swimming Activities and fun-filled Holiday Clubs to Air Skate Park and YMCA Bowl.

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.

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Enjoy quality, fun time together with the whole family. 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.

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Harry’s Soft Play

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 of the crocodile lake. For more information, go to Harry’s Indoor Soft Play.

Holiday Clubs

YMCA Thornton’s Holiday Club | 01253 824108

Monday 26th March 2018 to and including Friday 6th April 2018 (excludes weekends and bank holidays)

YMCA Thornton’s action packed holiday club will keep children (ages 5-12) smiling all day long! They will be taking part in supervised activities including: Ten Pin Bowling at YMCA Bowl, Les Mills ‘Virtual’ Classes, Les Mills ‘Born to Move’ workshops, school yard games, arts and crafts, skating in Air Skate Park and much more!

Just £15.50 (members) and £17.50 (non members). For more information, contact YMCA Thornton to book your child’s place on 01253 824108.

YMCA Lytham’s Holiday Club | 01253  739166

Monday 26th March 2018 to and including Friday 6th April 2018 (excludes weekends and bank holidays)

YMCA Lytham’s fun-filled holiday club will keep children – ages 4 (reception class) to 11 years -active all day long whilst unlocking their creativity with numerous supervised activities including: arts & crafts, school yard games, racquet sports, fun multi-sports games and team building activities. Plus, there will still be time to have plenty of laughs on the bouncy castle!

From just £13.00 a day! For more information, contact YMCA Lytham to book your child’s place on 01253 739166.

Splashtastic Swim Activities Across All 5 pools!

All our YMCA Fylde Coast swimming pools change-up their timetables for the school holidays to give families more opportunities to have a splashing fun time! You can view each centre’s individual swimming timetable during school holidays below. Please note, our half term dates for Monday 26th March – Friday 6th April.

Free Swimming at YMCA Fleetwood

We are pleased to announce that YMCA Fleetwood will be offering free swimming for children aged 16 and under from 26 March up to and including 8 April during public swimming sessions (does not include fun swims, holiday activities or entry to Marine Splash). Please don't forget to check out our Easter opening times. Just bring along proof of residency at an FY7 postcode, such as a recent utility bill or driving licence. Any children under the age of eight, must be accompanied by a paying parent or guardian aged 18 or over at a ratio of 2:1 as per normal swimming. For more information, please contact YMCA Fleetwood by calling 01253 771505.