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July 2019 School Holiday Program

A wide range of fun activities are on offer during these school holidays at Council venues and facilities.

Bookings are essential for the events and transport

Please contact 

Youth Centre on (02) 6767 5749

Tamworth Regional Gallery on (02) 6767 5230 or click here



Additional $7.50 fee if children elect to purchase lunch from the cafe
Additional $7.50 fee if children elect to purchase lunch from the cafe
Title Time Where Cost Description & Information
Saturday 13 April
Skate Deck Design Workshop 1pm - 5pm Youth Centre FREE

"To celebrate the opening of Viaduct Park Youth Recreation Hub, the Tamworth Regional Youth Council are giving local youth the opportunity to design and win a skate deck. Design a skate deck with help from local artist Danny Stanley. Danny will help you get the creative ideas flowing with practical, hands-on skills such as painting, experimenting with texture, as well tips for digitally enhancing artworks. All materials will be supplied. For ages 12 to 18 years. 
 ‘Bookings Essential. Please contact the Youth Centre on (02) 6767 5749’


For more details and registration forms please click here. 

Monday 15 April
Skate Deck Design Workshop 10am - 2pm Tamworth Regional Gallery FREE

"To celebrate the opening of Viaduct Park Youth Recreation Hub, the Tamworth Regional Youth Council are giving local youth the opportunity to design and win a skate deck. Design a skate deck with help from local artist Danny Stanley. Danny will help you get the creative ideas flowing with practical, hands-on skills such as painting, experimenting with texture, as well tips for digitally enhancing artworks. All materials will be supplied. For ages 12 to 18 years.

 ‘Bookings Essential. Please contact the Youth Centre on (02) 6767 5749’


For more details and registration forms please click here. 


Virtual Reality and Movie Making 11am - 12.30pm Nundle Library FREE Experience the latest in technology hands on with Innovation Studio team. For ages 13 to 22 years. Bookings Essential. Please contact Nundle Library directly for bookings.
Tuesday 16 April 2019
Twilight Silent Disco in Fitzroy Street 3pm - 6pm Fitzroy Street FREE Join the Tamworth Regional Youth Council as they grab a set of wireless headphones and get lost in the music as as part of Youth Week celebrations in Fitzroy Street. The Twilight Silent Disco will feature a 'speak out' photo booth, art tent, a dessert bar and more!
(Youth Centre will be closed from 3pm on this day) A bus service will be provided as free transport to the event from the following locations: Barraba, Manilla, Nundle, Woolomin and the Youthie. Bookings are essential.
 
‘Bookings Essential. Please contact the Youth Centre on (02) 6767 5749’

For the bus timetable please click here 
 Virtual Reality and Movie Making
 10am-11.30am
 Werris Creek Library   FREE  Experience the latest in technology hands on with Innovation Studio team. For ages 13 to 22 years. Bookings Essential. Please contact Werris Creek Library 6768 7340 directly for bookings.
 Graphics & lettering  10.30am -4pm Tamworth Regional Gallery  $10 to $20  learn about hand crafted lettering techniques and will leave the class with their hand designed typographical design.  
For more information and registration please click here or call (02) 6767 5230
 Sun Catcher workshop  10.30-11.30am  Manilla Library   FREE  design and make your own crystal and mirror sun catcher to brighten up your home or garden. Children must be aged 5+ years and accompanied by an adult. Bookings are essential. To make a booking please contact our friendly staff on 67610210.
Wednesday 17 April 2019
Skate Deck Design Workshop 12.30pm - 4.30pm Barraba Council chambers room at 27 Alice Street Barraba FREE

"To celebrate the opening of Viaduct Park Youth Recreation Hub, the Tamworth Regional Youth Council are giving local youth the opportunity to design and win a skate deck. Design a skate deck with help from local artist Danny Stanley. Danny will help you get the creative ideas flowing with practical, hands-on skills such as painting, experimenting with texture, as well tips for digitally enhancing artworks. All materials will be supplied. For ages 12 to 18 years.

 ‘Bookings Essential. Please contact the Youth Centre on (02) 6767 5749’

 Virtual Reality and Movie Making  12pm-1.30pm  Warialda Library   FREE  Experience the latest in technology hands on with Innovation Studio team. For ages 13 to 22 years. Bookings Essential. Please contact Warialda Library 6729 3038 directly for bookings

Plaster & Wire frame Sculpturing   10.30am -4pm  Tamworth Regional Gallery   $10.00 - $20.00  learn how to make simple wireframe and plaster sculptures. For more information and registration please click here or call (02) 6767 5230

 Fabric Workshop  10am-11am  South Tamworth Library   FREE  Life may not be about the material things, but our free fabric workshop is! Design and create your own hand-decorated tote-bag or pencil-case and make a fashion statement. This South Tamworth Library event is open to children aged 8 + years and bookings are essential. If you cannot attend please contact our friendly staff on 67675228 at least 24 hours before the event.

Please book through Eventbrite:https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/8-yearsfree-funky-and-functional-fabric-workshop-tickets-59564904232

 
Thursday 18 April 2019
Skate Deck Design Workshop 12.30pm - 4.30pm Manilla Small Town Hall in Manilla Street FREE

"To celebrate the opening of Viaduct Park Youth Recreation Hub, the Tamworth Regional Youth Council are giving local youth the opportunity to design and win a skate deck. Design a skate deck with help from local artist Danny Stanley. Danny will help you get the creative ideas flowing with practical, hands-on skills such as painting, experimenting with texture, as well tips for digitally enhancing artworks. All materials will be supplied. For ages 12 to 18 years. 

 ‘Bookings Essential. Please contact the Youth Centre on (02) 6767 5749’


Twilight Basketball Comp and BBQ in Centenary Park   Centenary Park - next to the Youth Centre FREE Join Youthie staff for a Twilight Basketball Comp and BBQ in Centenary Park. For ages 12 to 18 years. Please RSVP for catering purposes.
 Virtual Reality and Movie making  12pm- 1.30pm  Wee Waa Library   FREE  Experience the latest in technology hands on with Innovation Studio team. For ages 13 to 22 years. Bookings Essential. Please contact Wee Waa Library 6795 3064 directly for bookings.
  Fabric Workshop
 10am-11am  Tamworth City Library   FREE

Life maynot be about the material things, but our free fabric workshop is! Design and create your own hand-decorated tote-bag or pencil-case and make a fashion statement. This Tamworth Library event is open to children aged 8 + years and bookings are essential. If you cannot attend please contact our friendly staff on 67675228 at least 24 hours before the event.

Please book through Eventbrite:https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/8-yearsfree-funky-and-functional-fabric-workshop-tickets-59565278351

 Sun-catcher workshop

 10am-11am  Barraba & Nundle 
 FREE  design and make your own crystal and mirror sun catcher to brighten up your home or garden. Children must be aged 5+ years and accompanied by an adult. Bookings are essential. To make a booking please contact our friendly staff on 67821606 for Barraba, 6769 3109 for Nundle
Sun-catcher workshop
 3pm-4pm  Kootingal Library   FREE  design and make your own crystal and mirror sun catcher to brighten up your home or garden. Children must be aged 5+ years and accompanied by an adult. Bookings are essential. To make a booking please contact our friendly staff on 6767 5228
Friday 19 April 2019
YOUTH CENTRE CLOSED
Saturday 20 April 2019
YOUTH CENTRE CLOSED
Sunday 21 April 2019
YOUTH CENTRE CLOSED
Monday 22 April 2019
YOUTH CENTRE CLOSED
Tuesday 23 April 2019
Polymer Clay Jewellery Making Workshop 3pm - 5pm Youth Centre FREE Discover the simple craft of creating your own colourful designer jewellery using polymer clay. For ages 12 to 18 years. Bookings Essential.
Ping Pong Comp 5pm - 6pm Youth Centre FREE Enter the Youthie ping pong competition for your chance to win a double movie pass to the Forum 6 Cinema. For ages 12 to 18 years.
 Virtual reality and Movie making   10.30am-12pm  Walcha Library   FREE  Experience the latest in technology hands on with Innovation Studio team. For ages 13 to 22 years. Bookings Essential. Please contact Walcha Library 6774 2550 directly for bookings.
 Cartooning  10.30am-4pm   Tamworth Regional Gallery   $10-$20  Learn cartooning fundamentals and help participants see cartooning’s potential for storytelling and interaction with the real world.
For more information and registration please click here or call (02) 6767 5230
Wednesday 24 April 2019
Print Making Workshop 3pm - 5pm Youth Centre FREE Discover the simple art of print making and create a unique design for your phone or iPod case. For ages 12 to 18 years. Bookings Essential.
Pool Comp 5pm - 6pm Youth Centre FREE Enter the Youthie ping pong competition for your chance to win a double movie pass to the Forum 6 Cinema. For ages 12 to 18 years.
 Portraiture  10.30am- 4pm  Tamworth Regional Gallery   $10-20 Learn fundamentals of drawing the face and getting a likeness. It will introduce artistic and design elements such as unusual colour schemes and patterned backgrounds.
For more information and registration please click here or call (02) 6767 5230

 Fabric Workshop  10am-11am  Tamworth City Library   FREE  Life may not be about the material things, but our free fabric workshop is! Design and create your own hand-decorated tote-bag or pencil-case and make a fashion statement. This Tamworth Library event is open to children aged 8 + years and bookings are essential. If you cannot attend please contact our friendly staff on 67675228 at least 24 hours before the event.

Please book through Eventbrite:https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/8-yearsfree-funky-and-functional-fabric-workshop-tickets-59565337528

Thursday 25 April 2019
YOUTH CENTRE CLOSED
Friday 26 April 2019
UNO Championship 4pm - 6pm Youth Centre FREE Are you Tamworth's next UNO Champion? Join the Youthie staff for a a fun afternoon playing America's favourite card game. For ages 12 to 18 years.
 Claymation  10am-1.30pm  Tamworth Regional Gallery  $10-$15 learn and create a simple 15 seconds Claymation of you talking about your holidays
For more information and registration please click here or call (02) 6767 5230

Saturday 27 April 2019
Karaoke Night 6pm - 9pm Youth Centre FREE Sing your heart out on the Youthie stage at our famous Karaoke night! For ages 12 to 18 years.
Sunday 28 April 2019
YOUTH CENTRE CLOSED
 Life may not be about the material things, but our free fabric workshop is! Design and create your own hand-decorated tote-bag or pencil-case and make a fashion statement. This South Tamworth Library event is open to children aged 8 + years and bookings are essential. If you cannot attend please contact our friendly staff on 67675228 at least 24 hours before the event.

Please book through Eventbrite:https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/8-yearsfree-funky-and-functional-fabric-workshop-tickets-59564904232