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Easter Activities Programme 2018

Activities for children, young people and families in Vale of Glamorgan and beyond!

Vale Family Information Service has compiled a programme of all activities for children and families during the holidays. It contains information on activities provided by the Vale of Glamorgan Council, charities in the Vale and private organisations.

Easter Rabbits and Carrots
  • Playschemes

  • Holiday Childcare Schemes

  • Park Events

  • Library Events

  • Leisure Centre Events

  • Events and Activities across the Vale and beyond!

Please NoteVale of Glamorgan Council can not be held liable for the services provided by any external organisation named in this programme. The listing of an organisation does not imply that the Vale of Glamorgan Council endorse that organisation, nor does the absence of any organisation imply that we do not support it.

Vale Family Information Service

Dock Offices,

Subway Road,

Barry,

CF63 4RT

 

  • 01446 704704

 

  • fis@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

 

 

 

 

 

Vale Family Information Service Easter Events

Easter under the Eastern Shelter Poster

Easter Under the Eastern Shelter

Friday 6 April 2018

  • 11.00am - 3.00pm


Eastern Shelter, Barry Island, CF62 5AJ

 

We at the Family Information Service are running a FREE fully inclusive event for families.

 

We have the VPod in attendance with lots of activities, the leisure centre will also be in attendance with mini games sessions, music by Bro Radio and Motion Control Dance will be putting on a display where the children can take part in the warm up.

 

We have lots of arts and crafts and there is discount available of 10% in selected shops and cafés for those who attend the event. 

 

There will be FREE interactive performances from Almost Always Muddy - booking required!

 

Age guidance 7 years+

 

For more information or to book a place contact Vale Family Information Service:

 

  • 01446 704704
  • fis@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

  

St Athan Easter Fun Day

Easter Fun Day at St Athan

Wednesday 11 April 2018

  • 11.00am - 1.00pm



Paul Lewis Community Centre, St Athan, Glyndwr Avenue, St Athan, CF62 4PP

 

FREE for all families in the Vale of Glamorgan. 

 

Activities, Games, Arts and Crafts, Glitter Tattoos, Easter Egg Hunt and a Disco with the VPod bus in attendance. 

 

There will be refreshments available to purchase so please bring change.

 

For more information contact Vale Family Information Service:

 

  • 01446 704704
  • fis@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

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Monkey Music

Monkey Music Easter Workshops

Good Friday 30 March 2018

  • 9.45am (Mixed Ages)
  • 10.45am (Mixed Ages) 
  • 11.45am (under 1s)


Bijou Children's Playcentre, 48a Eastgate, Cowbridge, CF71 7AB

 

45 minute sessions with soft play and Easter treat included. 

 

Sessions include instruments, colourful props, parachute, bubbles and lots of spring themed monkey fun!

 

Mixed ages session suitable for ages 0 - 6 years

 

To book a place please visit their website: 

 

Monkey Music

 

The Gathering Place

Good Friday Childrens Activity Holiday Club

Good Friday 30 March 2018 

  • 10.00am - 12.00pm


Gathering Place, Flemingston Road, St Athan CF62 4JH 

 

Crafts, Games based on the Easter Story, snacks and drinks provided. Places must be booked in advance.

 

Ages 4 - 11years

Cost: FREE

 

To book and for more information please contact: 

 

  • 01446 750273
  • 01446 406262

cosmeston lakes park

Easter Egg Trail at Cosmeston Lakes Country Park

Good Friday 30 March - Easter Sunday 1 April 2018

  • 10.00am - 3.30pm

Cosmeston Lakes Country Park, Penarth, CF64 5UB

 

Meet at Reception follow a map answer some clues and receive an Easter gift at the end!

 

For ages 5years - 11years

 

Cost: £3 per child 

 

For more information please contact:

 

  • 01446 733589 Mel Stewart

 

Porthkerry Viaduct

Easter Egg Trail at Porthkerry Country Park

Easter Friday 30 March - Easter Sunday 1 April 2018 

  • 10.00am - 3.30pm


Porthkerry Country Park, Barry, CF62 3BY

 

Come along to the golf hut and follow a map, answer some clues and receive an Easter gift at the end!

 

Cost: £3 per child

For ages 5years - 11years

 

For more information and to book on please contact:  

 

  • 01446 733589 Mel Stewart

 

Dyffryn Easter Egg Hunt

Dyffryn Gardens National Trust

Easter Friday 30 March - Easter Monday 2 April 2018

  • 11.00am - 3.30pm


Dyffryn Gardens, St Nicholas Vale of Glamorgan CF5 6SU 

 

Cadbury has joined the National Trust to make sure you and the children are able to look for the eggs in a wonderful environment some of their most beautiful properties, beaches and gardens during Easter 2018. 

 

Bunny has hidden her valuable chocolate treats from us and you and your family follow the clues to help us find it.


Look high and low around spring gardens to find out the clues that will lead you to the end

 

Cost: £3 per hunt

 

There is a cost for some activities and normal admission prices apply.

 

For more information visit their website: 

 

Dyffryn Gardens What's on

 

National Museum Cardiff

Family Easter Trail

Friday 30 March - Monday 2 April 2018  

  • 10.00am - 3.00pm


National Museum in Cardiff, Cathays Park Cardiff CF10 3NP

 

Solve the riddles and follow the trail around the museum galleries, then head back to the main hall to claim your egg-citing prize.

 

No advance booking needed for this event – just turn up and pay on the day head to the main hall to start the trail.

 

Suitable for children ages 4years+

 

Cost: £3.50

Suitable for families.

 

For more information please visit their website: 

 

National Museum Cardiff

 

St Fagans

Family Easter Trail

Friday 30 March - Monday 2 April 2018

  • 10.00am - 3.00pm


St Fagans National History Museum Cardiff CF5 6XB

 

Solve the riddles and follow the trail around the site, then head back to the start to claim your egg-citing prize!

No Advance booking needed for this event - just turn up and pay on the day.  Head to the atrium to start the trail.

 

Suitable for children ages 4years+

 

For more information and other events and activities that are taking place please visit their website: 

 

St Fagans National History Museum

 

Lego Club

Barry Library Easter Activities

Saturday 31 March 2018

  • 10.30am - 11.30am
  • 2.00pm -3.00pm


Barry Library, Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW

 

Theme to be arranged.

 

For more information please contact Barry Library:

 

  • 01446 422425

 

Book Pile

Cowbridge Library

Saturday 31 March 2018

  • 11.00am - 12.00pm

 

Cowbridge Library, High Street, Cowbridge CF71 7AH

 

Word Craft

Suitable for 8 years+

Cost: FREE

Spaces are limited so booking is essential to avoid disappointment:  

 

  • 01446 773941
  • cowbridgelibrary@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

  

Fontygary Easter Egg Hunt

Family Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday 31 March - Sunday 1 April 2018

  • 10.00am - 3.00pm


Fontygary Leisure Park, Rhoose, CF62 3ZT

 

Easter treasure hunt for the children with Easter Egg prize at the end.  make your own dreamcatcher, nest, chick or butterfly to takeaway.

 

Face Painting there is a charge for this. Soft play and bouncy castle.

 

Cost: from £5 per child, Adults free
Ages: Suitable for all the family

 

To book your tickets: 

 

Fontygary Leisure Park

 

Peter Rabbir

Peter Rabbit (PG) - Autism Friendly Screening

Sunday 1 April 2018

  • 11.00am (approx. 95 minutes)


Cineworld, Mary Ann Street, Cardiff CF10 2EN

 

Peter Rabbit and his 3 sisters - Flopsy, Mopsy and Cotton-Tail enjoy spending their days in Mr. McGregor's vegetable garden. When one of Mr. McGregor's relatives suddenly moves in, he's less than thrilled to discover a family of rabbits in his new home. 

 

  • 0871 200 2000
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Tennis Squad Easter Camps

Tuesday 3 April - Thursday 5 April 2018

  • 9.00am - 3.00pm


Windsor Lawn Tennis Club, Larkwood Avenue, Penarth CF64 3JJ

 

For a full day of tennis and multi-sport activity suitable for school Years 1 – Year 8 of all tennis backgrounds.  They're fun, active, educational...and cheaper than childcare! 

 

A day full of tennis and multi-sport activities for 5 - 12years of all tennis backgrounds. Activities include team games and warm ups, coordination challenges, tennis coaching and drills, competitions, games and more!

 

Cost: £7.50 - £17

 

Ages from 5 - 12years

 

For more information please visit their website: 

 

Tennis Squad (online booking available) 

 

St Fagans

St Fagans Craft Activities

Tuesday 3 April - Friday 6 April 2018

  • 12.00pm - 4.00pm


St Fagans National History Museum Cardiff CF5 6XB

 

Bring your little wild things to St Fagans this Easter.  Our family friendly craft activities are inspired by springtime animals.  Come and make a mask or a pop up wildlife scene.

 

Animal Mask making

Cost: £2 per child

Pop up wildlife scene making FREE

All children must be accompanied by an adult 

 

For more information on what's on over the Easter Holidays please check out their facebook page:

  

 
Superstars

Superstars Multi Sports Holiday Courses in Llantwit Major

Tuesday 3 April - Friday 6 April 2018

  • 8.45am - 1.00pm for Mini-Stars  
  • 9.30am - 3.30pm Super-Stars

 

 

St Illtyds Primary School, Station Road, Llantwit Major CF61 1ST

 

Costs: vary from how many days your child/children attend and their age(s)

For children age 4 – 11years

Booking is essential as spaces are limited

 

  • 0845 241 3682
For more information and to book please visit their website:

 

Superstars Holiday Courses 

 

Vision21 Easter Holiday School Club 2018

Vision 21 Easter School Holiday Club 

for young people with additional needs and learning difficulties

Tuesday 3 April - Friday 6 April 2018

  • 9.00am - 3.00pm


Various locations in Cardiff, Sbectrwm, Printhaus and Chapter

 

The group will be taking part in photography, drama, ceramics, printmaking, batik and book binding which will all be focused on the theme community.

Cost: FREE

Ages 14 - 18years 

 

For more information please contact Sarah Glazier 

  • 02920 575828
  • sarah.glazier@v21.org.uk

 

Vision21

 

Superstars

Superstars Multi Sports Holiday Courses in Cowbridge

Tuesday 3 April - Friday 6 April 2018

  • 8:45am - 1.00pm for Mini-Stars 
  • 9.30am - 3.30pm for Super-Stars

 

Colwinston Village Hall, Cowbridge CF71 7NL

 

For children age 4 – 11years

Cost: Varies from how many days your child/children attend and their age(s)
Availability: 30 spaces (First Come, First Served)

 

  • 0845 2413682
For more information and to book please visit their website:

 

Superstars Holiday Courses 

 

Cardiff and Vale Football Camps

Cardiff and Vale Football Camps

Tuesday 3 April - Friday 6 April 2018

  • 10.00am - 3.00pm


Cardiff University Sports Village at Talybont, Western Avenue Cardiff

 

We feel we offer a fantastic opportunity for our players to enjoy great coaching in a safe, fun and friendly environment. The camp will be led by qualified teachers and FAW/UEFA licensed coaches who all work with the County Schoolboys teams. The facilities include: a 3G pitch, AstroTurf and indoor futsal courts.

Players that attend will need a packed lunch/drinks, football kit, boots/trainers suitable for indoor and outdoor use, shin pads and clothing suitable for indoor/outdoor use. All players will need to sign in each morning at 9.50 am and be picked up at 3pm from Talybont

 

 

Cost: £15 (£20 without booking early) payment will be accepted on the day.

 

For more information or to book please contact Matt:

 

  • mld.cardiff@yahoo.com

 

Menter Bro

Menter Bro Morgannwg Easter Carescheme

Tuesday 3 April - Friday 6 April 2018

  • 8.30am - 5.30pm


Ysgol Gymraeg Bro Morgannwg, Colcot Road, Barry CF62 8YU

 

Outdoor play, Sports, Easter Crafts, Easter Egg Hunt, Board Games, Workshops, Den Building, Cooking, Friday Parties, Trips to Dan yr Ogof Caves and Mountain View Ranch and much more.

 

Cost: £22 per child per day Friday is £10 if you book another day within the same week for the same child.

 

Ages for children from Reception to Year 6

 

To booking online please go to their website: 

 

Menter Iaith Bro Morgannwg

 

Bear Pak

Bear Pak Holiday Care Scheme

Tuesday 3 - Friday 6 April 2018

  • 8.00am - 6.00pm 
  • 8.00am - 1.00pm
  • 1.00pm - 6.00pm


Bear Pak Holiday Club Trinity Methodist Church, Woodland Place, Penarth CF64 2EX

 

Activities vary for each day but range from Chocolate Egg making, Egg Collage craft competition, flower painting, Trip to the Wickedly Welsh Chocolate Factory on Tuesday 3 April, jewellery making, marshmallow and white chocolate crispie cakes and lots lots more.

Cost: £27 for full day £ 14.50 for half a day and for Trip days £30 - £36

 

To book a place please contact:

  • 07702873067

 

Easter-activities

Bramble Hedge Playscheme

Tuesday 3 April - Friday 6 April 2018

  • 8.15am - 6.00pm


Romilly Primary School, Romilly Road, Barry CF62 6LF

 

We have indoor and outdoor play. Indoor barn area for rainy days.

Activities consist of crafts, cookery, games and construction we also have board games.

 

Cost: £20 full day, £15 Half day (any 5 hours), £6 Action Zone 10.00am - 2.00pm, £10 Extended action zone 10.00am - 3.00pm

Booking is essential due to limited spaces please contact:

 

  • 07891863076
  • bramblehedge06@aol.com

 

Coconuts

Camp Coconuts

Tuesday 3 April - Friday 6 April 2018

  • 7.30am - 6.00pm


Coconuts Play Centre, Sully Moors Rd, Dinas Powys, Barry CF64 5RP

 

Action packed days with trips to local attractions. Great outdoor area to enjoy.

Cost: £27 per day

 

For more information and to book on please email Jenny. 

  • jenny@camp-coconuts.com
Superstars

Superstars Multi Sports Holiday Courses in Penarth

Tuesday 3 April - Friday 13 April (Weekdays)

  • 8.45 - 1.00pm for Mini-Stars
  • 9.30 - 3.30pm for Super-Stars


Ysgol Pen Y Garth, Sully Road, Penarth CF64 2QN

 

For children age 4 – 11years

 

Cost: Varies from how many days your child/children attend and their age(s)
Availability: 30 spaces (First Come, First Served) 

  • 0845 2413682
For more information or to book visit their website:

  

 Superstars booking  

 

Easter-activities

Nifty Kids Holiday Club

Tuesday 3 April - Friday 6 April 2018 (Weekdays)

  • 8.00am - 6.00pm or 8.00am - 1.00pm / 1.00pm - 6.00pm

 

Cwm Talwg Community Centre, Plas Cleddau, Barry CF62 7FG

          Sports/Arts and crafts activities, plus FREE trips to various places of interest, beach, museum and parks.

Ages 3years - 12years

 

Cost: £30 full day per child (if 2 sibliings attend then there is a discount of £5) 

        £20 for half day per child

 

To book a place please contact Nikky or Tara:  

 

  • 07746 592 332

  • 07790 133 025

  • 07583 569 830

 

Easter Craft

Vale Resort Holiday Care Scheme

Tuesday 3 April - Friday 6 April 2018

  • 8.00am - 5.00pm


The Vale Resort, Hensol Park, Hensol CF72 8JY

 

We will be running an arts and crafts camp this Easter.

 

Cost: £30 per day and we offer a 10% discount for weekly booking. 

 

  • 01443 665841
  • leanne.jones@valeresort.com

 

Arts and Crafts

Giant Flower Power Crafts at Barry Library 

Tuesday 3 April 2018

  • 10.30am - 12.00pm


Barry Library, Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW

 

Suitable for children 3 years +

 

Cost: £1.00

 

For more information please contact Penarth Library:

  • 01446 422425

 

Monstersaurus

Monstersaurus

Tuesday 3 April 2018

 

  • 11.30am - 12.30pm and 2.30pm - 3.30pm

St David’s Hall, The Hayes Cardiff CF10 1AH

 

This brand new show from the creators of Aliens Love Underpants is monsterously good!  

 

Follow the young inventor Monty as he creates a whole world of whacky inventions and incredible monsters, but now he has made them all how is he going to get rid of them.

 

Suitable for ages 3years+

Tickets: Standard Price £12; Family of 4 ticket £40

 

To book please contact:  

 

  • 029 2087 8444

 

Story Time

Story Time at Penarth Library

Tuesday 3 April 2018

  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm

 

Penarth Library, Stanwell Road, Penarth CF64 2YT

 

Story Time FREE activity for pre-school children booking is essential on the day from 10.00am. 

 

For more information please contact the library direct:

 

  • 02920 708438
Wales Millennium Centre Family Dance Festival

Family Dance Festival at Barry Memo

Wednesday 4 April 2018

  • 12.00pm
  • 2.00pm
  • 4.00pm

 

Memo Arts Centre, Gladstone Road, Barry CF62 8NA

 

Presented in partnership by Bombastic and Coreo Cymru in association with Wales Millennium Centre, Chapter and Memo Arts Centre, Performances are a free event featuring four short performances and a chance to dance.

 

Enjoy a jam-packed hour of pop-up dance from three of Wales’ most lively companies and one local dance group and witness the amazing dancers twisting, turning, locking and popping.

 

Take part in a short workshop after the performances and try some of the moves that you’ve just seen. 

 

The programme is a dance, theatre and digital media company for young people based in Suth Wales. 

 

Are you a shy and retiring ‘wallflower’? Let this humorous, quirky and interactive piece take you out of your shell, you’ll blooming love it. 

 

Suitable for all ages.

 

No booking required just turn up and enjoy the show. Performances will take place either outside the venue (weather permitting) or within the venue’s public spaces. 

 

  • 01446 738622
  • boxoffice@barrymemo.co.uk

 

Story Time

Barry Library Easter Activities

Wednesday 4 April 2018

  • 10.30am - 12.00pm
  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm


Barry Library, Kings Sqaure, Barry, CF63 4RW

 

Craft and Create Workshop

 

  • 10.30am - 12.00pm

Theme: Boxes

Ages: 3yrs+

 

Storytime & Craft 

  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm

 

Cost:50p

 

For more information please call the library direct:

  • 01446 422425
Atlantic Outdoors activity camp

Atlantic Outdoors Activity Camp

Wednesday 4 April & Thursday 5 April 2018

  • 8.30am - 5.00pm

 

Atlantic College, St Donat's Castle, St Donats, Llantwit Major CF61 1WF

 

We are running a series of one week children’s non residential multi-activity programmes.

 

Activities include Climbing, High Ropes, Orienteering as well as more conventional team and individual sports such as badminton, basketball and indoor hockey Children will be provided with a cold drink and a snack in the morning and afternoon as well as a hot buffet style lunch in the Castle dining hall.

 

Group age ranges: 8years – 12years and 13years – 16years

Cost: £30 per day per child 

 

For more information on booking please visit their website:

 

Atlantic Outdoors Activity Camp

 

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Vale Families First Holiday Club

Wednesday 4 April - Friday 6 April 2018

  • 10.05am - 12.00pm


Ysgol Y Deri , Sully Road, Penarth CF64 2TP

 

Playscheme for 4 - 11 years living in the Vale.

 

Things to remember:

Playscheme can offer 1:1 support where required

Medical support and personal care needs must be discussed when booking a place as this support can be arranged but is not always available.

 

For more information or to book a place please contact Joanne Jones, Play Development Officer:

  • 01446 704809
  • playdevelopment@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

 

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Vale Sports Arena Easter Holiday Soccer Camps

Thursday 5 April 2018

  • 9.00am - 3.00pm


Cambria House, Penarth Road, Cardiff, CF11 8TW

 

Loads of fun learn new skills and techniques in a fun environment

Cost: £10 per day

Suitable for ages 4 years - 14 years

 

For more information and booking visit their website: 

 

Vale Sports Arena 

 

Minecraft

Minecraft at Penarth Library

Thursday 5 April 2018

  • 10.30am -12.30pm


Penarth Library, Stanwell Road, Penarth, CF64 2YT

 

iPads will be provided.

Booking is essential. 

Cost: £8 

To book please visit their website:

 

MilittleIpad

 

Arts and Crafts

Barry Library Easter Activities

Thursday 5 April 2018

  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm


Barry Library, Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW

 

Tinker Tray Workshop

Cost: 50p

Suitable for children 4years+

 

For more information please contact Barry Library:

  • 01446 422425
Easter under the Eastern Shelter Poster

Easter Under the Eastern Shelter

Friday 6 April 2018

  • 11.00am - 3.00pm


Eastern Shelter, Barry Island, CF62 5AJ

 

We at the Family Information Service are running a FREE fully inclusive event for families.

 

We have the VPod in attendance with lots of activities, the leisure centre will also be in attendance with mini games sessions, music by Bro Radio and Motion Control Dance will be putting on a display where the children can take part in the warm up.

 

We have lots of arts and crafts and there is discount available of 10% in selected shops and cafés for those who attend the event. 

 

There will be FREE interactive performances from Almost Always Muddy - booking required!

 

Age guidance 7 years+

 

For more information or to book a place contact Vale Family Information Service:

  • 01446 704704
  • fis@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

Lego Club

Lego Club at Penarth Library

Saturday 7 April 2018

  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm


Penarth Library, Stanwell Road, Penarth CF64 2YT

 

Lego Club suitable for all ages. 

 

Cost: £1 per child

 

For more information please contact the library direct: 

 

  • 029 2070 8438

 

Lego Club

Lego Club at Barry Library 

Saturday 7 April 2018

  • 10.30am - 11.30am
  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm


Barry Library, Kings Sqaure, Barry, CF63 4RW

Theme to be arranged.

 

For more information please contact Barry library:

 

  • 01446 422425

 

Easter Craft

Cowbridge Library

Saturday 7 April 2018

  • 11.00am - 12.00pm


Library, Old Hall, High Street, Cowbridge CF71 7AH

Easter Egg Crafts

Suitable for little hands: ages 3+

Cost: 50p

Spaces are limited so booking is essential to avoid disappointment:  

 

  • 01446 773941
  • cowbridgelibrary@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

 

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Vale Sports Arena Easter Holiday Soccer Camps

Monday 9, Tuesday 10 and Thursday 12 April 2018

  • 9.00am - 3.00pm

 

Vale Sports Arena, Cambria House, Penarth Road, Cardiff CF11 8TW

Loads of fun learn new skills and techniques in a fun environment

Cost: £10 per day

Suitable for ages 4years - 14years

 

For more information and booking visit their website: 

 

Vale Sports Arena Cardiff   

 

 

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Tennis Squad Easter Camps

Monday 9 April - Thursday 12 April 2018

  • 9.00am - 3.00pm


Windsor Lawn Tennis Club, Larkwood Avenue, Penarth CF64 3JJ

For a full day of tennis and multi-sport activity suitable for school Year 1 – Year 8 of all tennis backgrounds.  They're fun, active, educational...and cheaper than childcare! 

 

A day full of tennis and multi-sport activities for ages 5 - 12years of all tennis backgrounds.

 

Activities include team games and warm ups, coordination challenges, tennis coaching and drills, competitions, games and more!

 

Cost: £7.50 - £17

Ages from 5years - 12years

 

For more information please visit their website:  

 

Tennis Squad (online booking available)

  

Superstars

Superstars Multi Sports Holiday Courses in Rhoose

Monday 9 April - Friday 13 April 2018

  • 8.45am - 1.00pm for Mini-Stars 
  • 9.30am - 3.30pm for Super- Stars 

 

Rhws Primary School, Fontygary Road, CF62 3DS 

Costs: vary from how many days your child/children attend and their age(s)

For children age 4 – 11years

Availability: 30 spaces (First Come, First Served) 

  • 08451 2413682

 

For more information or to book visit their website: 

 

Superstars booking 

 

St Fagans

St Fagans National Museum of History

Monday 9 April - Friday 13 April 2018

  • 12.00pm - 4.00pm

 

Studio 3, Weston Centre for Learning, St Fagans, Cardiff, CF5 6XB

 

Bring your little wild things to St Fagans this Easter.  Our family friendly craft activities are inspired by springtime animals.  Come and make a mask or a pop up wildlife scene.

 

Animal mask making £2 per child

 

Pop up wildlife scene FREE

 

All children must be accompanied by an adult 

 

 

Coconuts

Camp Coconuts

Monday 9 April - Friday 13 April 2018

  • 7.30am - 6.00pm


Sully Moors Road, Dinas Powys, Barry, CF64 5RP

 

Action packed days with trips to local attractions. Great outdoor area to enjoy.

 

Cost: £27 per day

 

For more information and to book on please email Jenny:

  • jenny@camp-coconuts.com
Superstars

Superstars Multi Sports Holiday Courses in Cowbridge

Monday 9 - Friday 13 April 2018

  • 8.45am – 1.00pm for Mini-Stars
  • 9.30am - 3.30pm for Super-Stars

 

Llanfair Primary School, St Mary Church, Cowbridge CF71 7LT 

 

Costs: vary from how many days your child/children attend and their age(s)

For children age 4 – 11years

Availability: 30 spaces (First Come, First Served)

 

For more information or to book telpehone or visit their website: 

  • 08451 2413682

 

Superstars booking 

 

Easter Craft

Vale Resort Holiday Care Scheme

Monday 9 April - Friday 13 April 2018 

  • 8.00am - 5.00pm

 

The Vale Resort, Hensol Park, Hensol CF72 8JY

 

We will be running an arts and crafts camp this Easter.

 

Cost: £30 per day and we offer a 10% discount for weekly booking.

 

  • 01443 665841
  • leanne.jones@valeresort.com

 

Cardiff and Vale Football Camps

Cardiff and Vale Football Camps

Monday 9 April - Friday 13 April 2018

  • 10.00am - 3.00pm

 

Cardiff University Sports Village at Talybont, Western Avenue, Cardiff, CF14 3UX

 

We feel we offer a fantastic opportunity for our players to enjoy great coaching in a safe, fun and friendly environment. The camp will be led by qualified teachers and FAW/UEFA licensed coaches who all work with the County Schoolboys teams. The facilities include: a 3G pitch, AstroTurf and indoor futsal courts.

Players that attend will need a packed lunch/drinks, football kit, boots/trainers suitable for indoor and outdoor use, shin pads and clothing suitable for indoor/outdoor use. 

 

All players will need to sign in each morning at 9.50 am and be picked up at 3.00pm from Talybont

 

 Cost: £15 (£20 without booking early) payment will be accepted on the day.

 

For more information or to book please contact Matt: 

  • mld.cardiff@yahoo.com

 

Bear Pak

Bear Pak Holiday Care Scheme

Monday 9 April - Friday 13 April 2018

  • 8.00am - 6.00pm 
  • 8.00am - 1.00pm 
  • 1.00pm - 6.00pm


Bear Pak Holiday Club, Trinity Methodist Church, Woodland Place, Penarth CF64 2EX 

 

Activities again vary for each day but range from water tray with ducks and straw animals, paint a pond with ducks, farmyard puppet making, Trip to Green Meadow Farm together with lots of competitions included each week.

 

 Cost: £27 for full day £ 14.50 for half a day and for Trip days £30 - £36

 

To book a place please contact:

  • 07702873067
Vision21 Easter Holiday School Club 2018

Vision 21 Easter School Holiday Club

for young people with additional needs and learning difficulties

Monday 9 April - Friday 13 April 2018

  • 9.30am - 3.00pm


Various locations in Cardiff, Sbectrwm, Printhaus and Chapter

 

The group will be taking part in photography, drama, ceramics, printmaking, batik and book binding which will all be focused on the theme community.

Cost: FREE

Ages 14 - 18years

For more information please contact Sarah Glazier 

  • 02920 621194
  • sarah.glazier@v21.org.uk

Vision21

  

Easter-activities

Nifty Kids Holiday Club

Monday 9 April - Friday 13 April 2018 (Weekdays) 

  • 8.00am - 6.00pm or 8.00am - 1.00pm / 1.00pm - 6.00pm

Cwm Talwg Community Centre, Plas Cleddau, Barry CF62 7FG

      Sports/Arts and crafts activities, plus FREE trips to various places of interest, beach, museum and parks. 

Ages 3years - 12years

 

Cost: £30 full day per child (if 2 sibliings attend then there is a discount of £5) 

        £20 for half day per child

 

To book a place please contact Nikky or Tara:  

  • 07746 592332

  • 07790 133025

  • 07583 569830

Fairy Castle

Unicorn and Dragons Crafty Workshop at Barry Library

Monday 9 April 2018

  • 2.30pm - 3.30pm


Barry Library, Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW

 

Unicorn & Dragons Crafty Workshop

Cost: £1

Suitable for children 3years+

 

Tickets only from the main counter in the Library, Kings Square, Barry CF63 4RW 

 

For more information please contact Barry Library:

 

  • 01446 422425

 

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Film Club at Penarth Library

Monday 9 April 2018

  • 2.30pm - 4.00pm


Penarth Library, Stanwell Road, Penarth, CF64 2YT

 

Film Club booking is essential for this FREE activity suitable for all ages but note: Film will be (PG) and parents will need to stay with younger children

 

For more information and booking please contact Penarth Library: 

 

  • 029 2070 8438

 

Arts and Crafts

Crafty Session at Cowbridge Library

Tuesday 10 April 2018

  • 10.30am - 11.30am


Library, Old Hall, High Street, Cowbridge CF71 7AH

 

Craft Session

Craft fun for children aged 3+

Cost: 50p

 

Spaces are limited so booking is essential to avoid disappointment: 

 

  • 01446 773941
  • cowbridgelibrary@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk
Minute to win it

Minute-to-win-it at Barry Library

Tuesday 10 April 2018

  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm


Barry Library, Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW

 

Minute-to-Win-It

Are you up for the challenge?

Cost: 50p

Suitable for 7years+

 

For more information please contact Barry Library:

  • 01446 422425
Story Time

Story Time at Penarth Library

Tuesday 10 April 2018

  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm


Penarth Library, Stanwell Road, Penarth CF64 2YT

 

Story Time FREE activitiy for pre-school children booking is essential on the day only from 10.00am. 

 

For more information please contact Penarth Library:

  • 029 2070 8438
St Athan Easter Fun Day

Vale Family Information Service Easter Fun Day in St Athan

Wednesday 11 April 2018 

  • 11.00am - 1.00pm

 

Paul Lewis Community Centre, St Athan, Glyndwr Avenue, St Athan, CF62 4PP

 

FREE for all families in the Vale of Glamorgan. 

 

Activities, Games, Arts and Crafts, Glitter Tattoos, Easter Egg Hunt and a Disco with the VPod bus in attendance. 

 

There will be refreshments available to purchase so please bring change.

 

For more information contact Vale Family Information Service

  

  • 01446 704704
  • fis@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk
Story Time

Storytime & Craft at Barry Library 

Wednesday 11 April 2018

  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm


Barry Library, Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW

 

For more information please contact Barry Library: 

  • 01446 422425
Atlantic Outdoors activity camp

Atlantic Outdoors Activity Camp

Wednesday 11 and Thursday 12 April 2018

  • 8.30am - 5.00pm


Atlantic College, St Donat's Castle, St Donats, Llantwit Major CF61 1WF

 

We are running a series of one week children’s non residential multi-activity programmes.

 

Activities include Climbing, High Ropes, Orienteering as well as more conventional team and individual sports such as badminton, basketball and indoor hockey Children will be provided with a cold drink and a snack in the morning and afternoon as well as a hot buffet style lunch in the Castle dining hall.

 

Group age ranges: 8years – 12years and 13years – 16years

Cost: £30 per day per child 

 

For more information on booking please visit their website: 

 

Atlantic Outdoors Activity Camp

 

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Vale Families First Holiday Club

Wednesday 11 April - Friday 13 April 2018

 

  • 10.05am - 12.00pm

 

Ysgol Y Deri , Sully Road, Penarth CF64 2TP

 

Playscheme for 4 - 11 years living in the Vale.

 

Things to remember:

Playscheme can offer 1:1 support where required

Medical support and personal care needs must be discussed when booking a place as this support can be arranged but is not always available.

 

For more information or to book a place please contact Joanne Jones, Play Development Officer:

  • 01446 704809
  • playdevelopment@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

 

Minecraft

Minecraft at Barry Library

Thursday 12 April 2018

  • 2.00pm - 4.00pm


Barry Library, Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW

 

iPads will be provided.

Booking is essential. 

Cost: £8 

 

To book please visit their website:

 

Milittleipad

 

Minecraft

Minecraft at Penarth Library

Thursday 12 April 2018

  • 10.30am - 12.30pm


Penarth Library, Stanwell Road, Penarth CF64 2YT

 

iPads will be provided.

Booking is essential. 

Cost: £8 

To book please visit their website:

 

Mi Little Pad

 

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Film Club at Barry Library 

Friday 13 April 2018

  • 10.00am - 12.00pm



Youth Area of Barry Library, Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW

 

Cost:£1 

For more information please contact Barry Library: 

  • 01446 422425
Lego Club

Lego Club at Barry Library

Saturday 14 April 2018

  • 10.30am - 11.30am
  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm


Barry Library, Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW

 

For more information please contact Barry Library: 

  • 01446 422425
Lego Club

Lego Club at Penarth Library

Saturday 14 April 2018

  • 2.00pm - 3.00pm


Penarth Library, Stanwell Road, Penarth, CF64 2YT

 

Lego Club suitable for all ages. 

Costs:£1 per child

 

For more information please contact Penarth Library: 

  • 02920 708438
Margam Country Park

Margam Country Park 

Throughout the Easter Holidays dates vary for each activity April 2018

Margam, Neath Port Talbot SA13 2TJ

 

Activities range from Free Castle Tours, Easter Craft Activities, Amazing Beasts - Find them at Margam Park, Easter Egg Suncatchers just to name a few activities this Easter.

 

Cost: There will be charges for some of the activities, advanced booking is essential, suitable for all of the family, although some activities do have age restrictions so check before you book 

 

For more information please visit their website or facebook page:

 

Margam Country Park

 

 

Woman on Horse

St Brides Riding & Trekking 

Monday – Friday throughout the Easter Holidays

  • 9.00am - 3.00pm 
  • 9.00am - 12.00pm
  • 10.00am - 11.00am


St Brides Riding and Trekking Centre, Enfys Farm, Farms Arms Lane, St Brides, CF32 0SE

 

Cost: £27 for full day £22 for half day plus £3 for helmet hire. Tuck shop available.

Ages from 4years.

We have a rainbow ride from 10am - 11am gentle walking ride £15

 

We are open on Easter Monday with limited spaces left.

 

For more information please visit their website or facebook page:

 

For Riding & Trekking activities   

 

  • 01656 880000
  • enquiries@valeriding.co.uk

 

Cardiff Story Museum

Cardiff Story Museum Explorer Packs

Every Day  

  • All day


The Old Library, The Hayes, Cardiff CF10 1BH

 

Brand new for families learning Welsh or English as a second language!

Travel back in time with Detective Dewis to help him find the clues and the stories in the galleries to solve the puzzels.

 

Cost: FREE

Suitable for 4years - 7years  

  • 02920 346214
  • cardiffstory@cardiff.gov.uk
 
The Memo Logo

Memo Arts Centre Barry What's On this Easter

Throughout the Easter Holidays

  • Times vary


Memo Arts Centre, Gladstone Road, Barry CF62 8NA

 

Costs for film showings:

 

ADVANCE TICKETS: £6.00 / £4.00 concessions / £3.00 Under 16s

 

TICKETS PURCHASED ON THE DOOR: £6.50 / £4.50 concessions / £3.50 Under 16s

 

For a full listing of shows and films please visit their website:

 

Memo Arts Centre