As the summer holidays are now here I thought it would be useful to highlight some of the activities that Wigan Leisure and Culture Trust are putting on in the area for children and young people.
This list only shows what there is to do in the Ashton and Bryn area. There are lots more further afield in the Wigan area.Please contact me for more details
Ashton Library 01942 727119
Wednesday: Under 5s session - 10.30am - 12.30pm
Summer Holiday events
The Big Wild Read will take place every Tuesday 2.00pm - 3.00pm at Ashton Library starting on Tuesday the 24th July 07. These will be fun packed events with crafts and stories. Places are normally in high demand and it is better to book early to avoid disappointment. Tickets are £1.00. For ages six years and above.
Crafty Clay Event
Children will have the opportunity to attend Ashton Library on Friday 10th August 07 – 1.30pm – 2.30pm for a crafty clay art session with artist Brian Rollins. Tickets cost £1.00. Places are normally in high demand and it is better to book early to avoid disappointment. For ages six years and above.
Parks and Countryside Activities
All children up to age 15 years are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult or carer.
Tue 17th Jul, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Three Sisters Recreation Area, Ashton. Have you ever wanted to go on safari? Join the Rangers on this mini safari around Three Sisters to see what amazing creatures we can find. Meet at the visitor centre. Booking essential. For further information and to book telephone 01942 720453.
ART WITH A DIFFERENCE
Wed 25th Jul, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Three Sisters Recreation Area, Ashton. Come to Three Sisters and help us make a massive picture on the hill. Using materials from around the park we will transform the field for all to see. Meet at the visitor centre. Booking essential. For further information and to book telephone 01942 720453.
Thu 26th Jul, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Jubilee Park, Ashton. Join the Rangers for an afternoon of fun activities in Jubilee Park. For further information telephone 01942 245369.
Multi Skills Club – Ashton Leisure Centre – September 07. Times dates to be arranged
Community Sports Sessions
Tuesday Evenings - 6.30pm – 9.00pm - Jubilee Park. – Andrea Pilling 01942 404984
Wednesday Evenings – 6.00pm – 8.00pm – Ashton Leisure Centre – Andrea Pilling
Thursday Evenings – 6.00pm – 8.00pm – Landgate Park, Bryn – Andrea Pilling
There are lots of events happening nearby.For more details please contact me.