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January 2020 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 Age Range
Description & Information
Thursday 2 January
Drop in Art 12pm-2pm Youth Centre Free   
Pool Competition 2pm Youth Centre Free  
Friday 3 January 
Video Games (Xbox competition)
2pm Youth Centre
Free
 
Saturday 4 January
Twilight Basketball
5pm-6pm Youth Centre Free   Includes BBQ inside Youthie at 6pm
Monday 6 January
Wooden Toys 11am-12pm Tamworth Library Free 5+ Come and make your own wooden plane. 
Recycled Toys 2.30pm-3.30pm Tamworth Library Free 5+ Use recycled materials to design and create your own working toys.
Around the World 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day
  Activities from around the world
Tuesday 7 January
Jewellery Making 11am-12pm Tamworth Library Free 8+ Come and design and make your very own jewellery from necklaces to bracelets.
Lego Challenge/Games afternoon 2.30pm-3.30pm Tamworth Library Free
Come and have a fun afternoon of games and challenges
Screenprinting 10.30am-11.30am  Tamworth Gallery $10 5-7 years Each student will leave the workshop with an original one off design of their very own screen printed carry bag. For more information and bookings click HERE. Bookings essential.
Screenprinting 12.00pm-1.30pm Tamworth Gallery $15 9-12 years Each student will leave the workshop with an original one off design of their very own screen printed carry bag. For more information and bookings click HERE. Bookings essential.
Screenprinting 2pm-4pm Tamworth Gallery $20 13-18 years Learn the art of stencil design and cutting in addition to hands on printing skills. Each student will leave the workshop with an original one off design of their very own screen printed carry bag. For more information and bookings click HERE. Bookings essential.
Secret Agent Mission 10.30am-11.30am Nundle Library Free 9+ Try to avoid the lasers, work out secret passwords, hack into security robots and drive them around a maze to retrieve stolen jewels in this 1 hour Secret Agent themed workshop. Limited spaces - Book here 
Art Workshop with Danny Stanley 2pm-4pm Youth Centre Free    
Pool Competition 2pm Youth Centre Free    
Messy Craft 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day
  Messy activities
Wednesday 8 January
You make it, You take it mixed Craft 11am-12pm Tamworth Library Free   Using a wide variety of craft materials, what ever you make you can take home
Junior Arts and Crafts 2.30pm-3.30pm Tamworth Library Free  2-5 years This activity is for the little guys 2-5 years old. Come and have fun making their own craft activities
Learn cartooning fundamentals 10.30am-11.30am Tamworth Gallery $10 5-7 years This class is led by local artist Danny Stanley. This class will help participants see cartooning's potential and interaction with the real world. For more information and bookings click HERE. Bookings essential.
Learn cartooning fundamentals 12pm-1pm Tamworth Gallery $15 9-12 years This class is led by local artist Danny Stanley. This class will help participants see cartooning's potential and interaction with the real world. For more information and bookings click HERE. Bookings essential.
Learn cartooning fundamentals 2pm-4pm Tamworth Gallery $20 13-16 years This class is led by local artist Danny Stanley. This class will help participants see cartooning's potential and interaction with the real world. For more information and bookings click HERE. Bookings essential. 
Jewellery Making 10.30am-11.30am Nundle Library Free 8+ Come and design and make your very own jewellery from necklaces to bracelets
Jewellery Making 2pm-3pm South Tamworth Library Free 8+  Come and design and make your very own jewellery from necklaces to bracelets
Drop in Art 12pm-2pm Youth Centre Free    
Summer Craft 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day
  Summer craft activities
 Thursday 9 January
Secret Agent Mission 2.30pm-3.30pm
Kootingal Library Free 9+ You will need to avoid lasers, work out secret passwords, hack into security robots and drive them around a maze to retrieve stolen jewels in this 1 hour Secret Agent themed workshop. Limited spaces - Book here
Printmaking 10.30-11.30am Tamworth Gallery $10 5-8 years An opportunity for students to explore printmaking. Art Education officer Emma Stilts will lead this class. Each student will take their own unique print/s from  the workshop. For more information and bookings click HERE. Bookings essential. 
Printmaking 12pm-1.30pm Tamworth Gallery $15 9-12 years An opportunity for students to explore printmaking. Art Education officer Emma Stilts will lead this class. Each student will take their own unique print/s from the workshop. For more information and bookings click HERE. Bookings essential. 
Printmaking 2pm-4pm Tamworth Gallery $20 13-18 years An opportunity for students to explore printmaking. Art Education officer Emma Stilts will lead this class. Each student will take their own unique print/s for the workshop. For more information and bookings click HERE. Bookings essential. 
Music Jam with Bareki 2pm-5pm Youth Centre Free  
Giant Garden Games and BBQ 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day
  East will travel South at 11am for Garden Games and BBQ lunch $5 for East pp $3 for South pp
 Friday 10 January
Jewellery Making 3pm-4pm Kootingal Library Free 8+ Come and design and make your very own jewellery from necklaces to bracelets
Video Games (Xbox) Competition
2pm Youth Centre  Free  
Nature Craft 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day
  Activities based around Nature
 Saturday 11 January
Twilight Basketball
5pm-6pm Youth Centre Free   Includes BBQ inside Youthie at 6pm
 Monday 13 January
Drop in Art
12pm-2pm Youth Centre Free  
Table Tennis Competition 2pm Youth Centre Free    
Electronics & Scully Pool 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day
 5-12 years 5-8 years travel to Scully Park Pool $8 10.30am-1.30pm
9-12 years Electronics Day
 Tuesday 14 January
Holiday program 9am-4pm Sports Dome $45 per day per child
+8 lunch per day (optional)
  This is a great option to keep kids active, try new sports and meet new friends in a fun and safe environment.
Activities include basketball, futsal, touch, cricket, hockey. Plus game based activities such as handball, 4 square, dodgeball, bean bag toss and much more
Art Workshop with Danny Stanley 2pm-4pm Youth Centre Free    
Healthy Lunch Day 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day
  Children make their own healthy lunch and make healthy activities
 Wednesday 15 January
Holiday program 9am-4pm Sports Dome $45 per day per child
+8 lunch per day (optional)
  This is a great option to keep kids active, try new sports and meet new friends in a fun and safe environment.
Activities include basketball, futsal, touch, cricket, hockey. Plus game based activities such as handball, 4 square, dodgeball, bean bag toss and much more
Music Jam with Bareki 2pm-5pm Youth Centre Free    
Electronics and Barraba Pool 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day
  9-12 years travel to Barraba Pool 9.30am-2.30pm $12
5-8 years electronics

           
 Thursday 16 January
Holiday program 9am-4pm Sports Dome $45 per day per child
+8 lunch per day (optional)
  This is a great option to keep kids active, try new sports and meet new friends in a fun and safe environment.
Activities include basketball, futsal, touch, cricket, hockey. Plus game based activities such as handball, 4 square, dodgeball, bean bag toss and much more
Cupcake Frosting Workshop 3pm Youth Centre Free    
Spooky Dress Up Day 6.30am-6pm Youth Centre $52 Full day
$28 Half day

Come dressed in black
 Friday 17 January
Video Games (Xbox) Competition 2pm Youth Centre Free  
Cooking 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day
  Children cook their own healthy snacks
 Saturday 18 January
Twilight Basketball 5pm-6pm Youth Centre Free   Includes BBQ inside Youthie at 6pm

   
Monday 20 January
Drop in Art 12pm-2pm Youth Centre Free    
Table Tennis Competition 2pm Youth Centre Free  
Wheels Fun Day 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day
Children bring their bikes, scooters to ride. Helmets MUST be worn
Athletics session 9am-12pm Sports Dome Free  
 Tuesday 21 January
Holiday program 9am-4pm Sports Dome $45 per day per child
+8 lunch per day (optional)
  This is a great option to keep kids active, try new sports and meet new friends in a fun and safe environment.
Activities include basketball, futsal, touch, cricket, hockey. Plus game based activities such as handball, 4 square, dodgeball, bean bag toss and much more
VR Experience with Julian Mann 2pm-5pm Youth Centre Free    
Multicultural Craft 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day

Craft from around the world
 Wednesday 22 January
Holiday program 9am-4pm Sports Dome $45 per day per child
+8 lunch per day (optional)
  This is a great option to keep kids active, try new sports and meet new friends in a fun and safe environment.
Activities include basketball, futsal, touch, cricket, hockey. Plus game based activities such as handball, 4 square, dodgeball, bean bag toss and much more
Robotics EXPO with Julian Mann 2pm-5pm Youth Centre Free    
Musical Instruments 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day

Children make their own musical instruments
 Thursday 23 January
Holiday program 9am-4pm Sports Dome $45 per day per child
+8 lunch per day (optional)
  This is a great option to keep kids active, try new sports and meet new friends in a fun and safe environment.
Activities include basketball, futsal, touch, cricket, hockey. Plus game based activities such as handball, 4 square, dodgeball, bean bag toss and much more.
Cupcake Frosting Workshop 3pm Youth Centre Free    
Back to School 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day

Back to school craft
 Friday 24 January
Video Games (Xbox) Competition 2pm Youth Centre Free    
NSW Fencing session 12pm-4pm Sports Dome Free    
Stufflers and Country Music Festival walk 6.30am-6pm Year Round Care $52 Full day
$28 Half day

9-12 years walk to Country Music Festival 10am-12pm
5-8 years make their own teddies to take home
 Saturday 25 January
Pizza and Music Night 5pm-7pm Youth Centre Free