Holiday Activities

OCTOBER 11th - 22nd October

 

Holiday Activities is back for October 2021 and is now available to book. Holiday Activities provide fun and energetic activities for primary and secondary school children throughout the school holidays. Our camps offer a great opportunity to meet new friends, build on current skills or learn a new one, cure holiday boredom, all while having great fun!

This October we have many of your favourite holiday camps planned at venues across Dundee, there really is something for everyone. As we move towards a new normal, we really appreciate getting back to the things we enjoy and Holiday Activities promise to offer fun-filled activities that you will love.

Pricing Options

LA = Leisureactive Junior/Teen Members   ALC = Active Lifestyle Card   STD = Standard charge

Refunds - Please ensure before booking that you are able to attend as no refund can be provided in the event of a cancellation.

Discounts - Please email holiday.activities@leisureandculturedundee.com if your child is a Leisureactive member or Active Lifestyle Card holder to obtain a discount code.

Urban Moves Dance Camp

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Urban Moves Dance Camps provide a fun and energetic week for primary and secondary school aged pupils. The dancers will learn and create street dance choreography alongside our team of Urban Moves coaches who can't wait to work with all the dancers and have a fun filled summer dance camp!!!

Please note if your child has a Leisureactive Junior/Teen Membership or Active Lifestyle Card please e-mail urban.moves@leisureandculturedundee.com or direct message our Urban Moves Dance Programme Dundee Facebook page for a discount code.

Refunds - Please ensure before booking that you are able to attend as no refund can be provided in the event of a cancellation.

Venue Week Date Time Age Cost
          STD LA ALC
St Pauls 1 11 - 15 October 10.00am - 3.30pm P1-7, S1+ £70 £65

Football

October Football Holiday Camp programme in partnership with Dundee United Community Trust.

We have our ever popular 5-14 year old camps running both weeks as well as an early years pre-school offering.

Our October Football Camps provide children the opportunity to learn new skills, develop existing skills and make new friends, all in a safe environment.

Our team of coaches have a wealth of experience in delivering football camps in Dundee and the surrounding areas and will take your child on a footballing journey that, over the course of each week, will see players challenged in ball mastery, skills challenges, 1v1s/2v2s, competitions and small sided games.

Our October Football Camps are suitable for children who:

  • Have never played football before.
  • Have played football in their back garden.
  • Have attended football classes.
  • Play with a grassroots team.
  • Play with an academy team.

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Gymnastics and Trampolining Camp

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A fun filled camp for all abilities, participants will learn new skills, play fun games and meet new friends all held at McTaggart Gymnastics Performance centre. 

Can all long hair be tied back, flexible clothing, socks for when trampolining. Bring a pack lunch and plenty water as no water fountain available. 

Venue Week Date Time Age Cost
          STD LA ALC
McTaggart 1 11 - 15 October 10.00am - 3.30pm P1 - P7 £70 £65

Acrum Activties

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Adventure Week

Come and spend a whole week from Monday to Friday taking part in a number of the most exciting adventure activities we have to offer. Our skilled instructing team will get you to help pick the best activities each day that the weather shall allow. Young adventurers on this camp must be able to ride a bike and swim proficiently. Expect to jump, swim, bike, scale high height or even be on a thrill ride and we will make sure you are safe and have the best holiday experience.

Venue Week Date Age Cost
        STD LA ALC
Ancrum 1 11 - 15 October 8 - 12 Years £175 £157.50

Mountain Bike Adventure Day

Ancrum's mountain bike adventure will provide introductory tuition to the sport at one of an excellent range of mountain biking trails centres and parks with well-maintained pathways and manmade jumps to practise on. Once you're ready you can get on with the matter in hand - having fun and enjoying an adventure!

Venue Week Date Age Cost
        STD LA ALC
Ancrum 1 11 October 8 - 12 Years £40 £36

M.A.D. Adventure Day (Multi Activity)

Our M.A.D. days will give our adventurers a chance to take part in 2 or 3 activities throughout the day. Activities may include archery, bushcraft, beginner dry slope skiing and sledge, climbing wall, Tyrolean zip line, mountain biking and canoeing. Our Instructing team will decide on the best activities to do considering weather conditions and temperature.

Venue Week Date Age Cost
        STD LA ALC
Ancrum 1 12 October 8 - 12 Years £40 £36
Ancrum 2 19 October 8 - 12 Years £40 £36
Ancrum 2 20 October 8 - 12 Years £40 £36

Powerboating Adventure Day

This is by far the most popular activity we run. Be fast to book up and get 1 of only 10 spaces available for this adventure day.

Venue Week Date Age Cost
        STD LA ALC
Ancrum 1 13 October 8 - 12 Years £40 £36

Coastal Caves and Bushcraft Adventure Day

This day is for real explorers wanting to learn about wildlife and learn bushcraft survival skills in the amazing Arbroath coastline caves. Only book on if you’re not scared of the dark!

Venue Week Date Age Cost
        STD LA ALC
Ancrum 1 14 October 8 - 12 Years £40 £36

Mystery Adventure Day

Are you daring enough to book on our first ever mystery adventure day? If so, all you need to do is turn up at the Centre for 9am wearing loose clothing but bring swimwear, packed lunch and water bottle and a real sense of adventure and be prepared to do what we pick as the mystery day out. We shall not be giving away any clues before this day but we expect all young adventurers to be fit and able to climb, bike, swim, jump and generally be up for anything we do for fun.

Venue Week Date Age Cost
        STD LA ALC
Ancrum 1 15 October 8 - 12 Years £40 £36
Ancrum 2 21 October 8 - 12 Years £40 £36

Climbing Adventure Day

Our climbing adventure day shall be weather dependent. If it is nice and not too cold we shall take you climbing and abseiling outdoors at one of the exciting rock climbing venues we use where you will learn the basics to get you scaling heights under the expert guidance of our climbing instructors. If the weather is poor we will head to an indoor climbing wall centre.

Venue Week Date Age Cost
        STD LA ALC
Ancrum 2 18 October 8 - 12 Years £40 £36
Information for parents
  1. Payment - Sessions should be booked in advance and payment must be made at the time of booking. Please ensure before booking that you are able to attend, as we are unable to provide a refund should you not be able to attend.
  2. Registration - To ensure the safety of your child, we ask you to register your child with our staff at the start of each day and to sign your child out when you pick them up at the end of each session. A fully completed consent form must be completed by parent/guardian prior to the child attending.
  3. Drop off/Pick up - Children aged 8 and under MUST be signed out by a parent/guardian at the start/end of each session. Children over 8 who wish to leave sessions by themselves MUST have a parent speak to the coach at the start of the camp to confirm this. Children MUST be accompanied by an adult until the camp starts.
  4. Staffing - Our team of staff hold various National Governing Body sports coaching qualifications and all lead coaches hold a valid first aid qualification. All staff are Disclosure Scotland checked and adhere to Leisure & Culture Dundee child protection policy.
  5. Lunch breaks - All children are encouraged to bring a water bottle when attending any activities. Children booked into full day sessions will have a supervised lunch break each day. For full day camps please arrange for your child to bring a packed lunch.
  6. Clothing - We ask that your child arrives appropriately dressed for the activity whether it’s indoors or outdoors. For outdoor sessions please supply a change of clothes and sunscreen.
  7. Refunds - Please ensure before booking that you are able to attend, as we are unable to provide a refund should you not be able to attend.
Accessibility Information

Please note - Our holiday programmes are inclusive and accessible to anyone who has additional support needs. We would strongly advise that if you book on an activity, you include the additional information in the application form and if you have any questions before/after booking, please email holiday.bookings@leisureandculturedundee.com and we will assist with your enquiry.

It should also be noted that the following venues may not be suitable for wheelchair users:

**McTaggart – We do not have hoists available at the facility.
***GA Arena – The AstroTurf may not be suitable for wheelchair users.
****Ancrum – Anyone with any additional support needs wishing to take part in any Ancrum activities should contact the centre in the first instance to confirm suitability as our activities take place in distant and challenging environments. Contact 01382 435911 for further information.

Contact

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