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Workshops and Classes
These School Holidays we have found some great workshops and classes for your children.
Make sure you also check out the calendar HERE for all the School Holiday events and activities in your local area.
Pittwater Council and Cycling Australia are running a FREE two-day cycle workshop for children aged between 8 and 12 years of age during the April school holidays. The workshop will run over two days, Thursday 16 April and Friday 17th April between 9am – 12pm at Narrabeen North Public School.
A BRICKS 4 KIDZ® school holiday workshop is a fresh and fun way for kids to spend their school break in Sydney! With specially-designed BRICKS 4 KIDZ® models, LEGO® games galore, and plenty of time for free-play, the kids are always having fun. Workshops are specially designed for primary school kids ages 5-12 and are staffed by trained, screened BRICKS 4 KIDZ® instructors. Contact Us for more information.
Imagine the look on your childs face when they meet some of their favourite fairy tale characters! 2.5 hour workshops packed with singing, dancing, games and craft activities! Our workshops are carefully designed to provide the most positive, fun learning environment for children these school holidays.
Contact us at [email protected] or Tel: 0438864512 for more information.
The Kid Creative aims to encourage students to dive deep into exploring and experimenting with a wide range of mediums from experimental drawing, sculpture, Zine making, wearable art, print making and more. Our art workshops and classes intertwine many educational themes including Science and Astronomy.
Check our website for details www.thekidcreative.com mobile 0402 666019
Come and experience some Bollywood fun !!! Try this exciting style which is a fusion of Classical Indian, Jazz Ballet, Hip hop, Latin dance, Arabic dance and Bhangra dance. Boys & Girls welcome !!! Artistic Director Farah Shah (from So You Think You Can Dance)and Mango Bollywood Instructor Mira will take you through a day of Bollywood Fun !!! Your little one will enjoy a taste of Bollywood dancing with a FREE Bhindi. Mango Dance Studio @ Narrabeen, North Narrabeen Tennis and Community Centre, 2 Woorarra Ave, North Narrabeen
Do your kids LOVE Lego®? Your kids will just love our popular School Holiday LEGO® brick themed Workshops for girls & boys aged 5 – 12! The Little Builder’s Workshops encourage creative building without instructions in team and individual building challenges using LEGO® building bricks. Prizes and Certificates will be awarded at the end of the session. Our next School Holiday workshops will take place on the 15th, 16th & 17th April at Club Willoughby.
Structured classes in Singing, Dancing, Drama as well as other fun stuff like cooking, science and craft. Suitable for 5-12 year olds.
MOSMAN: St Clements Church Hall, 144 Raglan St; Tues 22 & Wed 23 September, 9.00am – 3.00pm
LANE COVE: Tues 29 & Wed 30 September, 9.00am – 3.00pm
Mention NBKG when booking to receive $15 OFF Call 1300 13 03 13 Or [email protected]
Studio Make is a new creative space in Manly that offers Plaster Painting, Craft Workshops and more for children through to adults.
You can also book in for birthday parties and vacation care! See the website for more details! Autumn Holidays @ Studio Make, Trendy project workshops making things kids actually want to make & keep! Click HERE for the classes available!
Email: [email protected] Address: 1/40 East Esplanade, Manly, 2095 (Opposite the Wharf Bar).
Join Twinkle Toes Ballet school in a “Fairy-tale Princess Workshop” Children will love creating there very own crowns that sparkle, story time and a Princess themed Ballet class. This workshop is a magical experience for any little princess. Bookings are essential
Date: Thursday 9th of April at Newport and Monday 13th of April at Avalon Annex, Time: 9:30am-11:30am, Age: 3-5years, Cost: $28, Bring: Morning Tea (no nuts please) Water bottle. Bookings: Felecity 8411 1660 or [email protected] www.twinkletoesballet.com.au
Our School Holiday Camps are a great way to keep the kids active during the holidays. Our programs focus on the following activities; Tennis, Cricket, Basketball, T-Ball, Soccer, Football, Hockey and more.. Monday’s, Wednesday’s and Friday’s at The Harbord Diggers Club 9am-3pm for ages 4-8yrs or 9am-1pm for 3-4yrs
Mention NBKG when booking to receive 2 children for the price of 1.
TechScience Australia joins forces with Robotics WPS to create a special 2-days workshop suitable for kids who start years 3-6.
Hands-on Robotic programming workshops – Students will be using the latest release EV3 Lego robot .The robotic workshops reinforce sequencing of ideas and logical progression of thought patterns; they assist with developing problem solving and deconstructing more difficult challenges. Students work in pairs to create 7-8 robotic programs and design briefs during the day. Each student will work through a series of challenges listed on a achievement sheet which will be stamped as they progress. A great set of stimulating design enquiry tasks.
Available spots are limited. Ensure your spot and sign up today!
Canvas Painting, Glass tile Mosaics, Printmaking, Tye Dye.
Professional art teachers, fun assistants, safe environment, inspiring studio, playground, quality materials, Amazing Artwork. Discounts for siblings and multiple days. All day holiday art 9.30am to 3pm, longer hours available.
Timetable and info on website MyKidsArt.com.au
Art Classes / Holiday Art Workshops / Parties
Killarney Heights, 0412 278 278 email [email protected]
Visit Wannabees this winter holidays for the coolest special activities ever: Soccer fever, cupcake decorating, Frozen themed Daylight disco.
Read more about whats happening HERE.
Don’t forget to book into our Get Kids Cooking at Wannabees on Saturday 5th July
C1/1-3 Rodborough Rd Frenchs Forest Ph: 8021 6902
School Holiday Classes Full day cheerleading programs will run these Summer Holidays.
The classes are $45 per day. Booking essential.
Drop off between 8:30 – 9am and pick up between 3-3:30pm.
For more details visit the website HERE.
Enrol your kids today for a whole lot of fun with all sorts of musical instruments these school holidays!
Classes available morning and afternoon.
* Guitar * Keyboard * MusicPlay But you must book in advance, and quote “NBKG” to receive your discount.
Special ‘Northern Beaches Kids Guide’ discount. 50% off Casual classes available these school holidays!
Visit the website HERE for more details and to book
Provides children aged 4-9 years a fun-packed and enjoyable day in an environment where they can develop a wide range of sporting skills covering over 7 different sports. The qualified Physical Education coaches will give your child the individual focus and personal attention that they need to enhance their sporting skills. We also help develop teamwork and confidence so your little sporty munchkin can feel great about playing team sports.
COST : $35 per child – Half Day $45 per child – Full Day
Location: Forestville Memorial Hall, 3 Starkey St, Forestville
Send your little artist to have fun and exercise their creative side in our Spring Program – complete more than TWO exciting art projects each three hour action packed workshop, with a short break for lunch and chalk drawing in our child-friendly outdoor play area.
Get Kids Cooking run after school cooking classes and holiday programs for school age children. Our classes are hands on and fun! Children are taught about food handling and evening meal preparation with a wide variety of recipes and different skills and cultures learnt about each week – no need to pack afternoon tea on these days as all ingredients are provided so that students can enjoy what they create. We offer healthy and nutritious recipes, as well as “sometimes” foods, to foster and develop healthy eating habits. We also cater for any food allergies. Book your kids in to join us at our fun cooking classes.
JITA Camps are a great way to introduce your child to tennis in a fun environment. Kids will learn all strokes, learn to score, learn the basic rules to play matches and play independently. Kids can come to all days or choose a day to attend.
JITA Kids’ Camps (4-12 years)
School Holiday Golf Camps
36 Holes Mini Golf – Shipwreck and Caves Courses
Driving Range with basic Golf Instruction (50 Ball Bucket)
Includes FREE Club Hire and a FREE Ice block. Ages 5-13
Time: 9am – 12pm (Bring morning tea and drink)
Cost: $49 per child
1500 Pittwater Rd, Warriewood – 9913 7991
This camp is designed to suit complete beginners or novice crews who want to learn how to skipper. The camp is to be run using the exciting and fun to sail Bic Class boats. There will be fully qualified coaches with our wonderful Junior Avalon coaches supporting them on and off the water.
The emphasis of our camp is safety and fun!
Maybe one day you could even do this!
Just go on to this link HERE and sign up for a fun School Holiday experience.
For any queries on the camp or Bic sailing at ASC please contact: Richard Dooley Mob: 0409 504 299 E : [email protected]
Holiday Workshops are run during the school holidays. These workshops are ideal preparation for your child to attend Pins & Needles after school classes.
Classes are held at Forestville Community Centre and Twigs & Blossoms, Killarney Heights.
Contact Anna at Pins & Needles Craft Classes on 0412 159 275 or visit the website HERE.
Learn to skate and have heaps of fun!
Gromtown coaches are experienced skaters and hold coaching qualifications with Skateboarding Australia. Our programs allow kids to develop their skills in a fun, safe environment.
Contact: 3D(2) 106 Old Pittwater Rd. Brookvale, New South Wales, Australia. Ph 0400 700 452 Web: www.gromtown.com.au
Kids Acting Out is a fun, innovative and creative drama class for 3-6YOs put together by singer/actress/writer Chantal Harrison when she saw a gap on the Northern Beaches for this age group.
Classes are age appropriate and focus on drama/improvisation games to entertain young children whilst building confidence and communication skills. They suit any personality within the specified age group, be it the shy introvert or the budding starlet.
Phone: 0422 944 840 Email: [email protected]
Our great new School Holiday Workshops will keep your kids entertained and teach them valuable new skills.
They are from 10am-3pm and will include sewing, craft and cooking. They cater for primary school age children from 5-12 years (with exceptions upon application).
The workshops will be held at 20/14 Polo Avenue Mona Vale at the new Sew Craft Cook Headquarters.
Sew Craft Cook will also be running after school workshops and are also set up to cater for Craft Birthday Parties as well!
Curious about Ladybug Music?
Come and join us for our 2-week Holiday Mini-Session!
We’ll be singing, dancing, and instrument-jamming to Ladybug Music songs.
Ladybug Music’s early childhood program (infant – 4 years) is redefining the family music experience. Their original, hand crafted, soulful songs bring joy, fun and heart back to the music class and into your home.
Kids Gardening Workshop – Easter School Holiday
Bookings essential (5 children per session): Tuesday 7th April / Wednesday 8th April & Tuesday 14th April / Wednesday 15th April
Time: 9.30 – 11.00am or 1.00 – 2.30pm
For bookings or more info please contact: Deb 0420 880 308
Some of our other local favourite businesses who also offer Vacation Care are:
Come down and participate in the most popular holiday vacation care on the Northern Beaches! With day themes including Circus Day, Flipz and Trix, Commando Kids Safari and FitNastics Fun, it’s no wonder we are the Northern Beaches most popular holiday care!
Pittwater Sports Centre is situated in the heart of Sydney’s Northern Beaches.
1525 Pittwater Road, North Narrabeen, NSW Ph: 9913 7226
Click HERE for more details.
The Coastal Environment Centre (CEC) is a multi-award winningregional community environmental learning centre, and Pittwater Council’s environmental flagship.
The CEC is committed to excellence in environmental education, and engaging our community in the transition towards a sustainable future. The Centre has a focus on local biodiversity and ecosystems, coastal management, sustainability and climate change. Our role is to enhance community skills, knowledge and engagement in caring for our urban coastal environment.
Last year, over 19,000 people took part in our programs. The CEC has a well-deserved reputation as a centre of excellence for environmental education, both nationally and internationally.
Click HERE for the Vacation Care timetable.
School holidays are fun again! Our qualified, experienced team will keep your school-aged kids happy and well cared for in our entertaining Vacation Care Program. Cheeky Monkeys Play House has developed an enviable reputation for quality child-care with a great list of excursions, activities and stimulating visits by all sorts of fascinating (and educational) guests.
The team at Cheeky Monkeys Play House understand and that’s where we can help by offering Government approved After School and Vacation Care. (Child Care Benefits (CCB) & Child Care Rebates (CCR) are available to eligible families).
Click HERE for more details.