School’s Out 4 Summer 2018

On this page you will find information about all sorts of events and activities taking place during the 2018 summer holidays. We have listed activities for each week and towards the back of the booklet you will find a list of anytime activities. The majority are local to Burnham but we have also included some activities from slightly further afield.
A few events may require early booking including:

Summer Reading Challenge 2018 launches on Saturday 14th July. The theme this year is ‘Mischief Makers’ to coincide with The Beano’s 80th anniversary. Suitable for children aged 4 -11. Children will be asked to choose 6 books to read over the summer, collecting stickers along the way. Medals and certificates will be awarded to those that complete the challenge. Register with Burnham Library to get your reading pack.

https://www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/libraries/books-and-reading/children/summer-reading-challenge/

Burnham LighthouseMonday 30th July – Friday 3rd August. Lighthouse is a Christian run holiday club for children aged 4 -11years. Also volunteering opportunities for young people & adults. Prior booking is essential and may be closed by the time of publication. Check with website for more details.

www.lighthouseburnham.org.uk

Timbertown 2018This year’s theme is ‘Timbertown Down Under’. It is aimed at children between 6-11 years and registration takes place on Saturday 14th July 9am-12pm at Desborough Boys School, Maidenhead. The cost is £30 for the 4 days - Saturday August 25th – Tuesday 28th August. Prior booking is essential. Timbertown urgently need young helpers/adult volunteers, so please get in contact if you can support them via email Timber.town@yahoo.co.uk Please check website for further information.

www.timbertown.org.uk

Burnham Village Fete Organised by the Burnham Community Association this village event will take place just before the school holidays on Saturday 14th July in Burnham Park, 12pm-4pm. The theme this year is ‘A celebration of our emergency services’ with vehicles & representatives from the police, the ambulance service, and fire service. There will be a BBQ, refreshments, beer & prosecco tent, Sports demonstrations, Lions Train, ‘Mischief Makers’ Fancy Dress competition for kids, prize draws and much more.

www.burnhamcommunityassociation.org.uk

Week commencing Monday 16th July 2018


Black Park
‘Superhero’s Picnic’ Tuesday 19th July 11am-12.30pm in Black Park Country Park, Black Park Road, Wexham Slough SL3 6DS. Come as your favourite superhero from Iron man to Captain America and join us for some super fun and games in Black Park with your toddlers. Please remember to bring your own picnic and superhero outfit or toy, because we need as many heroes as possible! Meeting point: Black Park Visitor Centre (a short walk from the public car park). Online booking essential / family friendly / weather dependant. £3.50 per child. Parking charges will also apply.

http://countryparks.buckscc.gov.uk/search/?searchText=&searchIn=eventbrite
Cliveden NT
Big Camp! Friday 20th & Saturday 21st July, 4pm-11am. Camp under the stars at Cliveden, enjoying log fires and nature walks. Cost Adult £27, child £17. Booking essential. Call 0344 249 1895 or book on-line. (Entrance to Cliveden may be an additional charge and a booking fee of 5% will be added if booked through the box office.)

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/cliveden/features/big-camp-at-cliveden

Maidenhead Festival Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd July 2018. From 10.00am until late at Kidwells Park in Maidenhead. Main stage music all day, circus shows, festival beach, fun fair & kids zone, fireworks, performance art & volunteer fair. Parking is restricted around the park. Free entry to all. Fun for all the family!

https://mheadfestival.weebly.com/

Colne Valley Festival 2018 Sunday 22nd July 11am-4pm at the Colne Valley Park Visitor Centre, Denham Court Drive UB9 5PG. (If arriving by car use Old Mill Road, UB9 5AR off A40 Oxford Road & follow arrows to Priory Meadow) Attractions include; Live music, Dog show, Circus Skills, Duck Racing, Face painting, funfair, River Dipping, Arts & crafts, Beer tent, hot food, Ferret racing, exhibition stalls and lots more! Free entry to all. Parking charges will apply (£3.70 all day) strictly disabled-only parking on Denham Court Drive car park.

http://www.colnevalleypark.org.uk/events/2018/jun/colne-valley-festival

Week commencing Monday 23rd July 2018

Be Happy Day Nursery Summer Club Based in Burnham Football Club, Wymers Wood Road, Burnham, SL1 8JG. The Be Happy Nursery are opening their doors for a summer club to children ages 2-5years. Activities include cooking, arts & crafts, sports etc. This week the club is open Wednesday 25th to Friday 27th July. Sessions are 9am-12pm cost £20, 12pm-3pm cost £20 or 9am-3pm cost £40.00. Children should take a packed lunch and wear appropriate clothing. For more information, contact Nicky Rowe on 01628 662789 or email managerburnhamdaynursery@behappypreschool.co.uk Booking is essential.

Burnham Beeches Woodland Wonders activities Wednesday 25th July
10.45am - 12.45pm. Nature based fun and craft activities aimed at children aged 4-12. Suggested donation. Suitable for all the family, prams and wheelchairs included. No dogs at this event.

www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/burnhambeeches

Burnham Tennis Association Summer holiday camp, single day event. Thursday 26th July 9.30am-2.30pm. Cost £25 for BTA members or £30 for non BTA members. Children should take packed lunch/plenty of drinks, sunscreen/hats, rainwear and suitable footwear. Information correct at time of going to print but please confirm with Sue Gray before booking 01628 605988 07773 656559 or email her at talktennis@yahoo.co.uk

Get Active Sports @ Lent Rise School Monday 23rd July - Friday 27th July.
This club is solely for Children of Lent Rise School, Burnham. Get Active camps promise fun and imaginative sports sessions combined with challenging games, activities and themed art and craft. Cost is; 8am-6pm £28.95 per day or £130 Mon-Fri block booking. 8.30am-3.30pm £24.95 per day, 9.30am-3.30pm £19.95 per day or £90 Mon-Fri block booking, 9.30am-6pm £26.95 per day. Book on-line at www.getactivesports.com. For more information see the website or email at info@getactivesports.com or telephone 01344 860868.

http://www.getactivesports.com/clubs/lent-rise-school-holiday-camp/summer-holidays-2018/

Get Active Sports @ Priory School, Slough Monday 23rd July- Friday 27th July. Get Active camps promise fun and imaginative sports sessions combined with challenging games, activities and themed art and craft. Costs are; 8.30am-3.30pm £24.95 per session, 08.00am-6.00pm £28.95 per session or £130 Mon-Fri Block booking, 09.30am-3.30pm £19.95 per session or £90 Mon-Fri Block booking, 09.30am-6.00pm £26.95 per session. Book on-line at www.getactivesports.com for more information email at info@getactivesports.com or telephone 01344 860868. www.getactivesports.com/clubs/priory-school-holiday-camp/summer-holidays-2018/

The Greatest Showman, Outdoor Cinema Hosted by Firefly Events & Wellington Country Park, this popular musical film will be screened on Friday 27th July at Wellington Country Park, Odiham Road, Riseley, Reading. RG7 1SP. Doors open at 19.30pm and the film will start at 21.00pm. Refreshments available to purchase on site. Costs £8.80 for a child ticket, £13.20 for an adult ticket. Family tickets £41.80 (2 adults/2 children) Discounts for Early bird booking with tickets as low as £6.60. Booking on-line required.

www.seetickets.com

Cliveden NT Big Camp! Friday 27th & Saturday 28th July, 4pm-11am. Camp under the stars at Cliveden, enjoying log fires and nature walks. Cost Adult £27, child £17. Booking essential. Call 0344 249 1895 or book on-line. (Entrance to Cliveden may be an additional charge and a booking fee of 5% will be added if booked through the box office.)

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/cliveden/features/big-camp-at-cliveden

Week commencing Monday 30th July 2018

Burnham LighthouseMonday 30th July – Friday 3rd August – see Page 1

Be Happy Day Nursery Summer Club Based in Burnham Football Club, Wymers Wood Road, Burnham, SL1 8JG. The Be Happy Nursery are opening their doors for a summer club to children ages 2 - 5years. Open Monday 30th July to Friday 3rd August. Sessions are 9am-12pm cost £20, 12pm-3pm cost £20 or 9am-3pm cost £40.00. Children should take a packed lunch and wear appropriate clothing. For more information call Nicky Rowe 01628 662789 or email managerburnhamdaynursery@behappypreschool.co.ukBooking essential.

Family Rave!Monday 30th July 12pm-4pm at Burnham Park Hall, Windsor Lane, Burnham SL1 7HR ‘There’s no time like family time’ Come along and meet Peppa & George, Branch & Poppy from Trollz, Batman & Superman and dance with PJ Masks live! Face painting, Popcorn, Candyfloss arts & crafts plus much more. Fun for all the family. Adults must be accompanied by a child! Cost is £6 for age 13 and over, £8 for a child (walking infants and up to 12years old) or a family ticket is £27.50. Booking fees will apply. Tickets available online at www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/getsocial-family-rave-burnham-tickets-46943483222

Shining Star ProductionsPresent their summer workshop, Disney’s ‘Tangled- A play in two days’ Monday 30th July & Tuesday 31st July. 9.00am-5.00pm. Suitable for children aged 3-13 years, the workshop is held at Burnham Park Hall, Windsor Lane, Burnham, SL1 7HR. Parking available for drop off & pick up. Cost £49.00 for the two days. Children should take a packed lunch, plenty to drink, enrolment form and wear comfortable old clothes that you don’t mind getting messy as set painting will be included. Booking is essential as only 30 places are available. Visit website for booking and enrolment forms or call Amanda on 07842 018049 for more information.

www.shiningstarproductions.org

Burnham Tennis Association Summer Holiday Tennis Camp Monday 30th July – Friday 3rd August. Open from 9.30am-2.30pm. Children should take a packed lunch, plenty to drink, sunscreen/hats, rainwear and suitable footwear. Cost for the 5 days is £100 for BTA Members or £125 for non BTA members. Per day costs are £25 for BTA members or £30 for non BTA members. Cash or cheque (payable to BTA) only, payments can be made on the day. To book or if you have any enquiries, please contact Sue Gray on 01628 605988 or 07773 956559 or email talktennis@yahoo.co.uk

Burnham Library Teddy Bears Picnic Tuesday 31st July at 2pm, Windsor Lane, Burnham SL1 7HR. Free of charge. Free parking available on-site or in nearby Burnham Park Hall car park (register inside at reception). Children must be accompanied by an adult. Don’t forget your Teddy Bear!!

https://www.buckscc.gov.uk/events/library-events/burnham/teddy-bears-picnic/

Cliveden NT Tree climbing Monday 30th & Tuesday 31st July. Zip through the treetops with The Big Tree Climbing Co. Cost £ 20 pp. (Entrance to Cliveden may be additional). Free Parking on site. Booking essential call 0344 249 1895 or book online (Booking fee of 5% will be added if booked through box office)

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/3e3fca17-9237-4179-b48f-74f2dea487b6/pages/details


Cliveden NT
The Midnight Gang! Thursday 2nd August 1.30pm or 5pm. Heartbreak Productions present a brand new production of David Walliams book. Cost Adult £16.50 Child £10 (Entrance to Cliveden may be additional) Free parking on site. Booking essential. Call 0344 249 1895 or book online.
(A booking fee of 5% will be charged if booking through the Box Office)

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/904f6760-7cf8-4d7f-9a32-c36d46d65403/pages/details

Get Active Sports @ Lent Rise School Monday 30th July-Friday 3rd August.
This club is solely for Children of Lent Rise School, Coulson Way, Burnham.
Get Active camps promise fun and imaginative sports sessions combined with challenging games, activities and themed art and craft. Cost is; 8am-6pm £28.95 per day or £130 Mon-Fri block booking. 8.30am-3.30pm £24.95 per day, 9.30am-3.30pm £19.95 per day or £90 Mon-Fri block booking, 9.30am-6pm £26.95 per day. Booking essential. Book on-line at www.getactivesports.com.
For more information see the website or email at info@getactivesports.com or telephone 01344 860868.

http://www.getactivesports.com/clubs/lent-rise-school-holiday-camp/summer-holidays-2018/

Get Active Sports @ Priory School, Slough Monday 30th July – Friday 3rd August Priory School, Orchard Avenue, Slough. SL1 6HE. Get Active camps promise fun and imaginative sports sessions combined with challenging games, activities and themed art and craft. Costs are; 8.30am-3.30pm £24.95 per session, 08.00am-6.00pm £28.95 per session or £130 Mon-Fri Block booking, 09.30am-3.30pm £19.95 per session or £90 Mon-Fri Block booking, 09.30am-6.00pm £26.95 per session. Booking essential. Book on-line at www.getactivesports.com for more information email at info@getactivesports.com or telephone 01344 860868.

www.getactivesports.com/clubs/priory-school-holiday-camp/summer-holidays-2018/

Taplow CourtOpen days to the house & grounds and guided tours of the gardens. Sunday 5th August ‘The healing power of trees’ at 2.30pm or a general garden tour at 3.30pm. Admission FREE, parking FREE. Only guide dogs and alert dogs permitted. Taplow Court, Cliveden Road, Taplow. SL6 0ER Telephone 01628 773163

https://sgi-uk.org/Events/Open-Days-at-Taplow-Court-2018-2

Week commencing Monday 6th August 2018

Be Happy Day Nursery Summer Club Based in Burnham Football Club, Wymers Wood Road, Burnham, SL1 8JG. The Be Happy Nursery are opening their doors for a summer club to children ages 2 - 5years. Open Monday 6th August to Friday 10th August. Activities include cooking, arts & crafts, sports etc. Sessions are 9am-12pm cost £20, 12pm-3pm cost £20 or 9am-3pm cost £40.00. Children should take a packed lunch and wear appropriate clothing. For more information, contact Nicky Rowe on 01628 662789 or email managerburnhamdaynursery@behappypreschool.co.uk Booking is essential.

Burnham Gymnastics ClubMonday 6th August – Friday 10th August. Summer holiday camp, open to boys & girls aged 4-12 years. Fun packed days of gymnastics and games for all levels including vaulting, tumbling on inflatable air track, free style gymnastics, trampette work, beam, bars etc. Open 10am-3pm daily. Cost £30 for 1 day, £56 for 2 days, £84 for 3 days, £112 for 4 days or £135 for the whole week. Show presentation at 2.50pm every day for parents. 10% sibling discount available. To sign up go to;

www.participant.co.uk/BurnhamGymnasticsClub/summercamp or visit the website. Please email burnhamgymnastics@hotmail.co.uk with any queries.

www.burnhamgymnastics.com

Burnham Youth Club Monday 6th August – Friday 10th August. Summer Holiday club in association with Get Active Sports held at Burnham Youth Centre, Minniecroft Road, Burnham SL1 7DE. Different theme each week, including Silly Science, Outta Space! Rainforest Challenge or Active Challenge. Suitable for children aged 4-14 years old. Activities include Sports, arts & crafts, outdoor games, station games plus lots more. Children should wear sensible shoes/weather appropriate clothes & take a packed lunch/drinks. Cost is £28.95 for 8am-6pm, £19.95 for 9.30am-3.30pm, £24.95 for 8.00am to 3.30pm, £26.95 for 9.30am-6.00pm. Book on-line at; www.getactivesports.com/clubs/burnham-youth-club-holiday-camp-age-4-years-to-14-years/

Get Active Sports @ Priory School, SloughMonday 6th August – Friday 10th August. Priory School, Orchard Avenue, Slough. SL1 6HE. Get Active camps promise fun and imaginative sports sessions combined with challenging games, activities and themed art and craft. Costs are; 8.30am-3.30pm £24.95 per session, 08.00am-6.00pm £28.95 per session or £130 Mon-Fri Block booking, 09.30am-3.30pm £19.95 per session or £90 Mon-Fri Block booking, 09.30am-6.00pm £26.95 per session. Booking essential. Book online. www.getactivesports.com For more information call 01344 860868 or email info@getactivesports.com

www.getactivesports.com/clubs/priory-school-holiday-camp/summer-holidays-2018/

FootieBugsMonday 6th August – Friday 10th August at St. Peter’s School, Minniecroft Road, Burnham SL1 7DE. FootieBugs offers your child an action packed, FUN week of football during the school holidays. Our camps help to develop their core football skills, take on new challenges all while having loads of FUN and meeting new friends. Open 10am – 4pm with early drop off (9am) & late pick up (5pm) available. Cost £15 per day or £65 for the full week (£3 for early or late pick up or £5 for both). Sibling discount available. Children need to take a packed lunch, drinks and wear comfy clothes & trainers. Fruit snacks will be available. Booking required via the website. More information from website or call Gareth on 0845 8630697 or email@gareth@footiebugs.com

http://www.footiebugs.com/footiebugs-football-camp-is-here/

Sports Nuts Cricket Club A great way to hone your cricket skills and make some new friends. Monday 6th August –Friday 10th August 10am-3pm at Wooburn Narkovians Cricket Club, Wooburn Green HP10 0PN. Suitable for children in school Years 1- 6. Cost is £36 per day and includes all food. Bring your own cricket kit if you have it but otherwise supplied. Plenty of free parking for drop off & pick up at Wooburn Park carpark at the bottom of Wash Hill (just walk across the park to the pavilion). Booking essential.
www.sports-nut.co.uk/sports/cricket/childrens-school-holiday-cricket-camps-and-sports-camps-beaconsfield-wooburn-green/

Burnham Library Comic Strip Day! – Would you like to be a Mischief Maker or a Super Hero? If so, come along to the Burnham Library ‘Make a comic strip Day’ on Wednesday 8th August at 10.30am, Windsor Lane, Burnham SL1 7HR. Tickets are £1 each. Free parking available on site or in nearby Burnham Park Hall car park (register inside at reception) Children must be accompanied by an adult! More details from Burnham Library.

Cliveden NT The Railway Children Wednesday 8th August 1.30pm or 5pm. A magical adaptation of E. Nesbitt’s classic tale of family secrets, bravery and steam. Cost Adult £16.50 Child £10 (Entrance to Cliveden may be additional) Free Parking on-site. Booking Essential call 0344 249 1895 or book on-line (There will be an additional 5% charge if booked through the Box Office)

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/e105bc86-2868-4642-9898-3bea2252328e/pages/details
Phoenix Family Fun Day at Phoenix Rugby Club, Institute Road, Taplow,
SL6 0NS Saturday 11th August 12-5pm. Fun for all the family including bouncy castles, Tag rugby, Face painting, DJ, BBQ, Beer tent, community stalls & much more. Free entry although there will be charges for certain attractions.

www.facebook.com/events/309924629532722/

Kids Summer Festival 2018Saturday 11th August 11am-6pm Palmer Park, Wokingham Road, Reading, Berkshire RG6 1LD. Family fun day including circus, balloons science show, Harry Potter show, Meet the Dinosaur, Titanic slide, arts & crafts and much more. Tickets available on-line at

https://www.tickettailor.com/events/tulipevents/160173


Thames Valley Adventure Playground
‘Come & Sing’ Sunday 12th August 1pm (for a 1.30pm start) A fun & instructive afternoon of singing led by musical director Dr. Guy Bunce. Enjoy The Rhythm of Life, Panis Angelicus, Do you hear the people sing? and Make you feel my love. Tickets cost £15 each with all proceeds going to TVAP. To book tickets contact Erin Margetts on 01628 628599 or email office@tvap.co.uk
www.tvap.org.uk

Week commencing Monday 13th August 2018

Be Happy Day Nursery Summer Club Based in Burnham Football Club, Wymers Wood Road, Burnham, The Be Happy Nursery are opening their doors for a summer club to children ages 2 - 5years. Open Monday 13th August to Friday 17th August. Activities include cooking, arts & crafts, sports etc. Sessions are 9am-12pm cost £20, 12pm-3pm cost £20 or 9am-3pm cost £40.00. Children should take a packed lunch and wear appropriate clothing. For more information, contact Nicky Rowe on 01628 662789 or email managerburnhamdaynursery@behappypreschool.co.uk Booking essential.

Burnham Beeches Woodland Wonders Go Wild Day Tuesday 14th August

Morning; wildlife walk - bug hunts, games and fun in the woods. Suggested donation £2. Booking required. Afternoon; 2.30 - 4pm; if you can’t make the morning or just want even more fun, drop in for an afternoon of nature-based fun and craft activities at the Information Point aimed at children aged 4-12. Suitable for prams and wheelchairs. No dogs at this event. Suggested donation £2. Parking charges may apply.

www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/things-to-do/green-spaces/burnham-beeches-and-stoke-common/pages/events-and-activities.aspx

Burnham BeechesMeet the Ranger and the bugs and beasties! Wednesday 15th August 10.45am - 12.30pm. One of the Rangers will be showing off some of the fabulous creepy crawlies that live in the woodland. Parking charges may apply. Suitable for prams and wheelchairs. Parking charges may apply.

www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/things-to-do/green-spaces/burnham-beeches-and-stoke-common/pages/events-and-activities.aspx

Burnham Library Children’s Fun Day! Wednesday 15th August 10am-3pm, Windsor Lane, Burnham SL1 7HR. Craft, games, Lego and much more. Free of charge. Free parking available on-site or in nearby Burnham Park Hall car park (register inside at reception) https://www.buckscc.gov.uk/events/library-events/burnham/childrens-fun-day/

Burnham Gymnastics Club Monday 13th August – Friday 16th August. Summer holiday camp, open to boys & girls aged 4-12 years. Fun packed days of gymnastics and games for all levels including vaulting, tumbling on inflatable air track, free style gymnastics, trampette work, beam, bars etc. Open 10am-3pm daily. Cost £30 for 1 day, £56 for 2 days, £84 for 3 days, £112 for 4 days or £135 for the whole week. Show presentation at 2.50pm every day for parents. 10% sibling discount available. To sign up go to;

www.participant.co.uk/BurnhamGymnasticsClub/summercamp or visit the website. If you have any queries email burnhamgymnastics@hotmail.co.uk

www.burnhamgymnastics.com

Burnham Youth Club Monday 13th August- Friday 17th August Summer Holiday club in association with Get Active Sports held at Burnham Youth Centre, Minniecroft Road, Burnham, SL1 7DE. Different theme each week, including Silly Science, Outta Space! Rainforest Challenge or Active Challenge. Suitable for children aged 4-14 years old. Activities include Sports, arts & crafts, outdoor games, station games plus lots more. Children should wear sensible shoes/weather appropriate clothes & take a packed lunch/drinks. Cost is £28.95 for 8am-6pm, £19.95 for 9.30am-3.30pm, £24.95 for 8.00am to 3.30pm, £26.95 for 9.30am-6.00pm. Book on-line at; www.getactivesports.com/clubs/burnham-youth-club-holiday-camp-age-4-years-to-14-years/

FootieBugs Monday 13th August – Friday 17th August at St. Peter’s School, Minniecroft Road, Burnham SL1 7DE. FootieBugs offers your child an action packed, FUN week of football during the school holidays. Our camps help to develop their core football skills, take on new challenges all while having loads of FUN and meeting new friends. Open 10am – 4pm with early drop off (9am) & late pick up (5pm) available. Cost £15 per day or £65 for the full week (£3 for early or late pick up or £5 for both) Sibling discount available. Children will need to take a packed lunch, drinks and wear comfy clothes & trainers. Fruit snacks will be available. Booking required via the website. More information from website or phone Gareth 0845 8630697or email gareth@footiebugs.com

http://www.footiebugs.com/footiebugs-football-camp-is-here/

Get Active Sports @ Priory School, Slough Monday 13th August – Friday 17th August. Priory School, Orchard Avenue, Slough. SL1 6HE. Get Active camps promise fun and imaginative sports sessions combined with challenging games, activities and themed art and craft.

Costs are; 8.30am-3.30pm £24.95 per session, 08.00am-6.00pm £28.95 per session or £130 Mon-Fri Block booking, 09.30am-3.30pm £19.95 per session or £90 Mon-Fri Block booking, 09.30am-6.00pm £26.95 per session. Booking essential. Book on-line at www.getactivesports.com For more information email info@getactivesports.com or telephone 01344 860868.

www.getactivesports.com/clubs/priory-school-holiday-camp/summer-holidays-2018/

Maidenhead at the Movies The 17th & 18th August sees the return of the very popular Maidenhead at the Movies. Set up in Kidwells Park, all films are free to watch. Four films will be shown each day. Titles to be announced nearer the time. Check press for details or visit @enjoymaidenhead Facebook page.

Slough Horticultural Show Back after a 30-year absence, Slough Horticultural Show will take place on Saturday 18th August in Lascelles Park in Slough. As well as the main horticultural show there will be a photographic competition, baking and arts & craft competitions plus a classic car display, craft stands, food trailers and refreshment tent. A children’s petting farm will be visiting plus a children’s funfair and face painting. Entertainment includes steel bands, singers, Pop Goes the Choir & Morris Dancers. The show will be open 11am-5pm. Ample free parking close by with disabled parking on site. Free Entry for all. For more information email sloughhorticulturalshow@gardener.com

or see website
http://www.slough.gov.uk/leisure-parks-and-events/slough-horticultural-show.aspx

Thames Valley Police Open Day Thames Valley Police Annual Open Day will be held on Saturday 18th August at the Training Centre at Sulhamstead House, in Sulhamstead, near Reading, RG7 4DX. Open from 10.00am to 4.00pm, entry is free and suitable for all the family. See the police helicopter & team, meet the mounted & dog sections and tour the Police Museum. Limited parking is available on site but there is disabled access & parking available. Strictly no dogs admitted except assistance dogs. Food available to purchase on site, but cash only accepted. See website for more information.

www.thamesvalley.police.uk/openday

Week commencing Monday 20th August 2018

Be Happy Day Nursery Summer Club Based in Burnham Football Club, Wymers Wood Road, Burnham, The Be Happy Nursery are opening their doors for a summer club to children ages 2-5years. Open Monday 20th August to Friday 24th August. Activities include cooking, arts & crafts, sports etc. Sessions are 9am-12pm cost £20, 12pm-3pm cost £20 or 9am-3pm cost £40.00. Children should take a packed lunch and wear appropriate clothing. For more information, contact Nicky Rowe on 01628 662789 or email managerburnhamdaynursery@behappypreschool.co.uk. Booking essential.

Burnham BeechesWoodland Wonders go wild day Wednesday 22nd August Morning; Wildlife Walk - bug hunts, games and fun in the woods. Suggested donation £2. Booking required. Afternoon; 2.30 - 4pm; if you can’t make the morning or just want even more fun, drop in for an afternoon of nature-based fun and craft activities at the Information Point aimed at children aged 4-12. Suggested donation £2. Suitable for all the family, prams and wheelchairs. No dogs at this event. Parking charges may apply.

www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/things-to-do/green-spaces/burnham-beeches-and-stoke-common/pages/events-and-activities.aspx

Burnham Library Science Afternoon! Thursday 23rd August 2pm, Windsor Lane, Burnham SL1 7HR. Come and try out some amazing experiments. Tickets £1 each, booking essential. Free parking on-site or in nearby Burnham Park Hall car park (register inside at reception)

https://www.buckscc.gov.uk/events/library-events/burnham/science-afternoon/

Burnham Gymnastics Club Monday 20th August – Friday 24th August. Summer holiday camp, open to boys & girls aged 4-12 years. Fun packed days of gymnastics and games for all levels including vaulting, tumbling on inflatable air track, free style gymnastics, trampette work, beam, bars etc. Open 10am-3pm daily. Cost £30 for 1 day, £56 for 2 days, £84 for 3 days, £112 for 4 days or £135 for the whole week. Show presentation at 2.50pm every day for parents. 10% sibling discount available. To sign up go to;

www.participant.co.uk/BurnhamGymnasticsClub/summercamp or visit the website. Email burnhamgymnastics@hotmail.co.uk if you have any queries.

www.burnhamgymnastics.com

Burnham Youth ClubMonday 20th August – Friday 24th August Summer Holiday club in association with Get Active Sports held at Burnham Youth Centre, Minniecroft Road, Burnham SL1 7DE. Different theme each week, including Silly Science, Outta Space! Rainforest Challenge or Active Challenge. Suitable for children aged 4-14 years old. Activities include Sports, arts & crafts, outdoor games, station games plus lots more. Children should wear sensible shoes/weather appropriate clothes & take a packed lunch/drinks. Cost is £28.95 for 8am-6pm, £19.95 for 9.30am-3.30pm, £24.95 for 8.00am to 3.30pm, £26.95 for 9.30am-6.00pm. Book on-line at;

www.getactivesports.com/clubs/burnham-youth-club-holiday-camp-age-4-years-to-14-years/

FootieBugs Monday 20th August – Friday 24th August at St. Peter’s School, Minniecroft Road, Burnham SL1 7DE. FootieBugs offers your child an action packed, FUN week of football during the school holidays. Our camps help to develop their core football skills, take on new challenges all while having loads of FUN and meeting new friends. Open 10am – 4pm with early drop off (9am) & late pick up (5pm) available. Cost £15 per day or £65 for the full week (£3 for early or late pick up or £5 for both) Sibling discount available. Children will need to take a packed lunch, drinks and wear comfy clothes & trainers. Fruit snacks will be available. Booking required via the website. More information from website or phone Gareth 0845 8630697 or email gareth@footiebugs.com

http://www.footiebugs.com/footiebugs-football-camp-is-here/

Get Active Sports @ Priory School, SloughMonday 20th August - Friday 24th August. Priory School, Orchard Avenue, Slough. SL1 6HE. Get Active camps promise fun and imaginative sports sessions combined with challenging games, activities and themed art and craft.
Costs are; 8.30am-3.30pm £24.95 per session, 08.00am-6.00pm £28.95 per session or £130 Mon-Fri Block booking, 09.30am-3.30pm £19.95 per session or £90 Mon-Fri Block booking, 09.30am-6.00pm £26.95 per session. Booking Essential. Booking essential. Book on-line at www.getactivesports.com. For more information email info@getactivesports.com or phone 01344 860868.

www.getactivesports.com/clubs/priory-school-holiday-camp/summer-holidays-2018/

The History on Wheels MuseumLongclose House, Common Road,
Eton Wick, SL4 6QY. Family run museum with displays of military and civilian vehicles from 1900’s to 1950’s, wartime and other memorabilia. Shop and Café. Open to public Sunday August 26th & Monday August 27th10am – 5pm.Adults £7, Children 5 -16yrs £5, Under 5’s free, £20 for family of 2 adults and 2 children. Tel: 01753 833833

http://www.historyonwheels.co.uk/

Week commencing Monday 27th August 2018

The History on Wheels MuseumMonday August 27th – see entry above for details.


Be Happy Day Nursery Summer Club
Based in Burnham Football Club, Wymers Wood Road, Burnham, The Be Happy Nursery are opening their doors for a summer club to children ages 2-5years. This week the club is open Tuesday 28th August to Friday 31st August. Activities include cooking, arts & crafts, sports etc. Sessions are 9am-12pm cost £20, 12pm-3pm cost £20 or 9am-3pm cost £40.00. Children should take a packed lunch and wear appropriate clothing. For more information, contact Nicky Rowe on 01628 662789 or email managerburnhamdaynursery@behappypreschool.co.uk Booking essential.

Burnham Gymnastics Club Tuesday 28th August – Friday 31st August. Summer holiday camp, open to boys & girls aged 4-12 years. Fun packed days of gymnastics and games for all levels including vaulting, tumbling on inflatable air track, free style gymnastics, trampette work, beam, bars etc. Open 10am-3pm daily. Cost £30 for 1 day, £56 for 2 days, £84 for 3 days, £112 for 4 days or £135 for the whole week. Show presentation at 2.50pm every day for parents. 10% sibling discount available. To sign up go to;

www.participant.co.uk/BurnhamGymnasticsClub/summercamp or visit the website or email burnhamgymnastics@hotmail.co.uk if you have any queries.

www.burnhamgymnastics.com

Burnham Youth Club Tuesday 27th August – Friday 31st August. Summer Holiday club in association with Get Active Sports held at Burnham Youth Centre, Minniecroft Road, Burnham SL1 7DE. Different theme each week, including Silly Science, Outta Space! Rainforest Challenge or Active Challenge. Suitable for children aged 4-14 years old. Activities include Sports, arts & crafts, outdoor games, station games plus lots more. Children should wear sensible shoes/weather appropriate clothes & take a packed lunch/drinks. Cost is £28.95 for 8am-6pm, £19.95 for 9.30am-3.30pm, £24.95 for 8.00am to 3.30pm, £26.95 for 9.30am-6.00pm. Book on-line at;

www.getactivesports.com/clubs/burnham-youth-club-holiday-camp-age-4-years-to-14-years/

FootieBugs Tuesday 28th August – Friday 31st August at St. Peter’s School, Minniecroft Road, Burnham SL1 7DE. FootieBugs offers your child an action packed, FUN week of football during the school holidays. Our camps help to develop their core football skills, take on new challenges all while having loads of FUN and meeting new friends. Open 10am – 4pm with early drop off (9am) & late pick up (5pm) available. Cost £15 per day or £65 for the full week (£3 for early or late pick up or £5 for both). Sibling discount available. Children will need to take a packed lunch, drinks and wear comfy clothes & trainers. Fruit snacks will be available. Booking required via the website. Visit website for more details or phone Gareth 0845 8630697 or email gareth@footiebugs.com

http://www.footiebugs.com/footiebugs-football-camp-is-here/

Get Active Sports @ Priory School, Slough Tuesday 28th August – Friday 31st August (No club on BH Monday) Priory School, Orchard Avenue, Slough, SL1 6HE. Get Active camps promise fun and imaginative sports sessions combined with challenging games, activities and themed art and craft. Costs are; 8.30am-3.30pm £24.95 per session, 08.00am-6.00pm £28.95 per session, 09.30am-3.30pm £19.95 per session, 09.30am-6.00pm £26.95 per session. Booking essential. Book on-line at www.getactivesports.com for more information email info@getactivesports.com or telephone 01344 860868.

www.getactivesports.com/clubs/priory-school-holiday-camp/summer-holidays-2018/

Sports Nuts Cricket Club A great way to hone your cricket skills and make some new friends. Tuesday 28th August – Friday 31st August 10am-3pm at Wooburn Narkovians Cricket Club, Wooburn Green, HP10 0PN. Suitable for children in school Years 1-6. Cost is £36 per day and includes all food. Bring your own cricket kit if you have it but otherwise supplied. Plenty of free parking for drop off & pick up at Wooburn Park car park at the bottom of Wash Hill (just walk across the park to the pavilion). Booking essential.
www.sports-nut.co.uk/sports/cricket/childrens-school-holiday-cricket-camps-and-sports-camps-beaconsfield-wooburn-green/

Cliveden NT Tree climbing Wednesday 29th & Thursday 30th August. Zip through the treetops with The Big Tree Climbing Co. Cost £ 20 pp. (Entrance to Cliveden may be additional) Free Parking on site. Booking essential call 0344 249 1895 or book online (There may an additional booking fee if booked through the box office)

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/3e3fca17-9237-4179-b48f-74f2dea487b6/pages/details

Family Rave! Thursday 30th August 3pm-7pm at Burnham Park Hall, Windsor Lane, Burnham SL1 7HR ‘There’s no time like family time’ Come along and meet Peppa & George, Branch & Poppy from Trollz, Batman & Superman and dance with PJ Masks live! Face painting, Popcorn, Candyfloss arts & crafts plus much more. Fun for all the family. Adults must be accompanied by a child! Cost is £6 for age 13 and over, £8 for a child (walking infants and up to 12years old) or a family ticket is £27.50. Booking fees will apply. Tickets available online at www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/getsocial-family-rave-burnham-tickets-46943483222

Norden Farm Altwood Road, Maidenhead SL6 4PFpresents ‘Three Little Pig Tails’ Tuesday 28th August & Wednesday 29th August 11.30am or 2.30pm on both days. A funny, warm hearted and interactive rustic tale bristling with puppets, live music and lots of joining in! Tickets cost £8 for under 16’s (children under 18 months free if seated on adult’s lap) Adults £10 or Family ticket £32. Book on-line at https://norden.farm/events/three-little-pig-tails

Burnham Beeches On location Sunday 2nd September. Join a 2-hour guided tour of one of the most popular film locations in the country to see where Harry Potter, Robin Hood and James Bond were filmed. Booking is essential. Suitable for families but not prams or wheelchairs. Dogs on a lead welcome.

www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/burnhambeeches

Anytime Activities and some events a little further afield

NEW! Salt Hill Activity CentreBath Road, Slough, SL1 3SS. All-weather indoor fun and adventure centre for the whole family with a range of activities, including ten pin bowling, a games area and an adventure soft play zone for the little ones. For those looking for a thrill, why not challenge yourself on the high ropes course, explore the many tunnels and chambers found in the indoor caving centre or hit the heights in the trampoline park. For more details call 01753 969720 or visit website.https://www.everyoneactive.com/centre/salt-hill-activity-centre/

Burnham Parks and playgroundsBurnham has some great parks that are all free and open every day. The Stomping Ground, St Peter’s Recreation Ground and Hag Hill Playground all have children’s play equipment and Burnham Park has the outdoor gym, table tennis tables, a multi- use games area and play equipment. Table tennis bats and balls can be borrowed from Burnham Park Hall and Burnham Library.

Burnham Beeches Woodland Wonders Summer Trail from Saturday 21st July through to Wednesday 5th September 2018. Something fun for the holidays –

a summer trail aimed at children up to the age of 12. Just pick up a leaflet from the information point and guide yourself along the route. Don’t forget your pencil! Suggested donation of £2. Suitable for all the family & abilities and dogs on a lead. Parking charges may apply.

www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/things-to-do/green-spaces/burnham-beeches-and-stoke-common/pages/events-and-activities.aspx

Beale Park Wildlife Park and Gardens Lower Basildon, Pangbourne, RG8 9NW

Outdoor wildlife park with birds and animals and all sorts of attractions for children and families including miniature train, indoor and outdoor play areas, paddling pool, displays of model boats and treasured toys. Open 7 days a week 10am to 6pm over summer. Adults £11 Children £9 Under 2’s free. Some concessions. Also a discount if you book online 48 hours in advance. For more information call 01189 767480 or visit website.

https://www.bealepark.org.uk/

Bekonscot Model Village and Railway Warwick Road, Beaconsfield, HP9 2PL.The world’s oldest and original model village. Ride on miniature railway, children’s play area, tea room and gift shop. Open 10am – 5.30pm 7 days a week. Selection of ticket prices available. For details call 01494 672919 or see website. https://www.bekonscot.co.uk/

Dorney Court House & Gardens This local Tudor house & gardens will be open every afternoon throughout August between 1.30pm & 5.00pm. Entrance prices are from £5.50 for children, £8.50 concessions and £9.00 for adults. Please check the website before embarking on your journey as the house is often used for filming or weddings so tour schedules may be changed at short notice. Please see website for more information including carers/group leader discounts, disabled access & parking.

www.dorneycourt.co.uk/visit

Eton Visit the Eton College Natural History Museum, South Meadow Lane, Eton SL4 6EW. Open every Sunday afternoon 2.30pm-5pm. Entry is FREE, donations optional. www.etonnhm.com

Museum of Eton LifeOpen during the Eton School Holidays learn about the Eton College since 1440 and catch a glimpse into the life of an Eton Schoolboy! Prices from £6.50, under 8’s Free of charge. www.etoncollege.com/MoEL.aspx

Hughenden Manor National Trust High Wycombe, HP14 4LA. Open every day.Special summer holiday activities include Kite making every Thursday & Friday in August 10.30am-4pm. Cost £4 per child plus usual NT entrance fees. Booking not required. Trail Trackers on Tuesday 31st July, Wednesday 15th August and Tuesday 28th August 10.30am-12pm. Kids can be a ‘Trail Tracker’ with the park ranger team. Put your orienteering skills to the test with a compass and a map! Cost £4 per child. Usual NT entrance fees apply. Booking essential call 0344 249 1895 or book on-line. The Great Big Tree Climb Thursday 2nd, 16th and 30th August 10am - 4.45pm Cost £20 pp. Usual NT entrance fees apply. Booking essential call 0344 249 1895 or book on-line (A 5% booking fee will be applied if booking activities through the Box Office)

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/hughenden/whats-on

Iver Environment Centre Slough Road, Iver Heath SL0 0EB. Throughout July & August, the Centre will be running activities for children aged 4-11yrs. For more details call 01895 270730 or email iver.environment@groundwork.org.uk

Kidwells Park, MaidenheadBath Road, Maidenhead, SL6 8AQ. Park suitable for all ages including play equipment for 3 - 8yr olds, Matrix skate park for older children for skate, skate boards, BMX etc., sports courts for tennis, basketball, netball & football (equipment not supplied). Other amenities include public toilets, a seasonal refreshment kiosk and seating/picnic areas. The park is FREE for all to use. Buggy & wheelchair friendly. Parking available.

https://www.dayoutwiththekids.co.uk/kidwells-park

Kids Week in the West End! Once again many theatres in London’s West End will be offering free tickets to children when accompanied by a full paying adult. Additional child places can be purchased at half price. Choose from selection of top shows such as The Lion King, Mamma Mia, The Wind in the Willows and many more. As well as fantastic shows and activities, Kids Week also offers a series of extra events which give children the chance to explore the exciting world of theatre, still with their Kids go free offer. These events do not require you to purchase a show ticket to attend. See website for details. https://officiallondontheatre.com/kids-week/

The Look Out Discovery CentreBased on Nine Mile Ride in Bracknell, RG12 7QW, enjoy hands-on science experiences including launching a hydrogen rocket, play with boats in the indoor stream or build a house with your friends. The Look Out has over 90 activities which children of all ages can enjoy and learn from. Café on site plus an enclosed safe play adventure area. Prices cost from £5.20 for children (age 4-15 years) Adults £7.60 Family tickets available £20.40. Other concessions available. Open daily from 10am to 5pm. Parking is available on-site, charges may apply. Please see web site for more details. www.bracknell-forest.gov.uk/leisure-services/look-out/

Locks Ride Beach Play area Locks Ride Recreation Ground, Forest Road, Winkfield Row, RG42 7NJ. Beach themed sand area, water splash pad and play areas. Play areas are open from 10am and splash pad 11am-1pm and 3pm-5pm daily. The Cabin is open daily for refreshments and ice creams etc. FREE entry.

www.winkfieldparishcouncil.gov.uk/facilities-and-services/recreation-grounds/44-locks-ride-recreation-ground

Maidenhead Beach at Norden Farm Altwood Road, Maidenhead SL6 4PF.The Hawaiian Elvis Themed Beach is back and will be open from Tuesday 26th July to Sunday 4th September Parents relax in the beachside café whilst your little one plays in the sand! Join in arts and crafts or storytelling sessions in the specially designed story den or try some indoor surfing courtesy of green screen technology! Family films screened throughout the summer (See website for more information). Free tropical juice drinks for children between 10.30am-11.15am (subject to availability) Free colouring & activity sheets.

https://norden.farm/events/the-maidenhead-beach-at-norden-farm

Norden FarmAltwood Road, Maidenhead SL6 4PF ‘Beach Life’ from Monday 23rd July through to Sunday 2nd September. 10.00am -10.30pm A special installation designed to be a relaxing sensory delight for everyone, inspired by the beach huts of Goa, featuring work created by local schools. Get involved in designing (on the floor) and making fluttering kites which we’ll fly over the summer. This is a FREE event!
www.norden.farm/events/beach-life
Odds Farm Park Wooburn Common, HP10 0LX.Animals, indoor and outdoor play areas and amazing summer adventures with The Oddsocks Family returning, bringing with them themed shows, arts & crafts and summer time games. This runs from the 21st July to 2nd September. Open 7 days a week – 10.00am to 5.30pm. See website for more information. Book on-line or buy tickets at door. Summer holiday charge £15.95 per person. Under 2’s free.
https://www.oddsfarm.co.uk/

Windsor There is always lots to see and do in and around Windsor including of course theCastle, Boat trips on the Thames, the Great Park, Windsor Theatre and Legoland. More details from the Information Centre Tel. 01753 743900 or on the website https://www.windsor.gov.uk/things-to-do/attractions
For more information about summer activities see
https://www.windsor.gov.uk/ideas-and-inspiration/top-ideas/top-tips-for-summer

The Stage is Yours! ProDuKtions & The London Borough of Hillingdon present ‘The Stage is Yours 2018’ a choice of two weeks of 5 & 2 day Musical theatre workshops at The Winston Churchill Theatre, Manor Farm, Pinn Way, Ruislip HA4 7QL. The 5 Day Workshop are for children age 7-14 years; Week 1 - Monday 23rd July – Friday 27th July. Week 2 - Monday 13th August – Friday 17th August. All days commence from 10am – 4pm. Cost £110 per child, per 5 day workshop with audience tickets for the final performance at £5. The 2 day workshops are for children aged 6 years. Week 1 –Thursday 26th & Friday 27th July. Week 2 – Thursday 16th August & Friday 17th August. All days commence from 10am-4pm. Cost is £45 per 2 day workshop with audience tickets for the final performance at £5. Children attending must take a packed lunch/snacks & drinks and wear comfortable clothing & shoes. Booking essential for all workshops. More information on website. https://dk-pro.co.uk/whats-on.php

Other Useful Links

Blue Peter Badge owners can gain free entry into over 200 Blue Peter Badge attractions around the country such as theme parks, zoos and castles. Visit the Blue Peter website for details as to how you can win your own badge!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/findoutmore/apply-for-a-blue-peter-badge

Bucks Family Information Service For events and activities throughout Bucks plus advice & support for the family.www.bucksfamilyinfo.org

Families OnlineDetails of events and activities for families and children happening all around the UK. Search by postcode/ type of activity etc.
https://www.familiesonline.co.uk/

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