Activities on offer this half term across Sefton October 20th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Latest Whats On Shares Comments Activities on offer this half term across Sefton Saturday 22 October – Moorside Park, 1 – 3pm Free Halloween themed afternoon with activities including arts, crafts and hollowing out pumpkins to name but a few. Saturday 22 & 29 October, Killen Green, 11am – 1pm Join Rampworx at Killen Green Park for free coached sessions with fully qualified coaches. Parents and guardians will be required to complete permission forms for those under 16 at their first session. Saturday 22 October to Sunday 30 October – Splash World Southport’s very own indoor water park will be open for more splashtastic fun during the school holidays. View full details. Saturday 22 October to Sunday 30 October – The Atkinson The Atkinson will be hosting its annual KidsFest event offering a fantastic range of fun, hands-on activities and amazing live performances for children. View full details. Sunday 23 October – Victoria Park, 3 – 5pm Free storytelling, face painting, pumpkin carving, birds of prey, fancy dress competition and crafts. Monday 24 to Friday 28 October – borough wide A ‘Spooktacular’ Be Active programme, with the usual array of fun physical activity for children and young people age 3-16 years, including gymnastics, football camps, a pre-school crash course in swimming and everything in-between. Visit our Be Active page for full details. Monday 24 October to Friday 28 October – Crosby & Formby Library Formby author and illustrator, Holly Bushnell will be guiding children aged 4 and above on how to create their own illustrated story. On hand will also be Tony Higginson of Beyond Books media. View full details Tuesday 25 October – Litherland Sports Park, 9am-12pm Helping budding young cyclists to be safe while taking that first big step, the Ditch Those Stabilisers sessions for children age 4 years and above Wednesday 26 October – Kings Gardens, 1pm – 3pm Themed craft activities. Thursday October 27 – Shoreside Primary School, 9am – 12pm Helping budding young cyclists to be safe while taking that first big step, the Ditch Those Stabilisers sessions for children age 4 years and above. Friday 28 October – Christ the King School, 10am – 2pm Our Aiming High Short Breaks team are running a free family fun day where children and young people can enjoy face painting, bouncy castles and circus skills and more. Friday 28 October to Monday 31 October – Southport Southport’s Halloween festival, Spookport is back with a whole host of spooky events designed to chill and thrill. View full details. Thursday 27 October – Portland Street and Bedford Park Free Street Games sessions for young people age 8 years and over are running until 17 November. These sessions are floodlit and include multi-sports, football and basketball. View full details Friday 28 October – Southport College and Netherton Activity Centre Doorstep Club is for those aged 12+ and offers FREE sessions on a Friday evening at Southport College and Netherton Activity Centre. View full details Sunday 30 October – North Park, 6pm – 8pm The brilliant free event, Sporting Lights is taking place again this year in North Park and will tehre’s so much on offer including zorb footballs, face painting, an inflatable assault course, pumpkin carving and crafts, face painting and more. Bring a torch or glow sticks! Sunday 30 October – Netherton Park Neighbourhood Centre, from 7pm L30’s Millions are showing the family classic, The Goonies on the outdoor cinema screen at Netherton Park Centre. Entry is free and hot food and refreshments are available to purchase on the night. Sunday 30 October – Crosby Lakeside Adventure Centre, 10am – 3pm Sefton Coast Landscape Partnership will be holding a Beachcombing Festival and there will be a host of experts on hand to explain what can be found on our coastline and what lurks under the waves offshore. There will be a walk at 11.30am, leaving from the centre. Sunday 30 October – Killen Green, 6pm – 8pm Join Rampworx at Killen Green Park for free coached sessions with fully qualified coaches. Parents and guardians will be required to complete permission forms for those under 16 at their first session. For a comprehensive list of activities you can visit our events calendar. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!