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Summer holiday activities

Our summer holiday activities run from Monday 25 July to Sunday 4 September 2022.

Swimming pool inflatables and floats

Join us for a fun and action packed swimming session. The main pool will offer pool inflatables and the teaching pool will offer various floats (please ensure you book the correct pool for your children's ability)  Each swim lasts 90 minutes and costs £5.00 per person (£3.00 for under 5s). These sessions are free for those on monthly and annual membership packages. 

Bloxwich Active Living Centre
Day Time Session
Mondays and Thursdays 2pm to 3.30pm Inflatable fun session
Tuesdays and Fridays 2pm to 3.30pm Floats fun session
Saturdays 2.30pm to 3.30pm Inflatable fun session
Sundays 2.30pm to 3.30pm Floats fun session
Oak Park Active Living Centre
Day Time Session
Tuesdays and Thursdays 2pm to 3.30pm Inflatable fun session
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 2pm to 3.30pm Floats fun session
Saturdays 1.45pm to 2.45pm and 3pm to 4pm Inflatable fun session
Darlaston Swimming and Fitness Centre
Day Time Session
Tuesdays and Thursdays 1.30pm to 3pm Inflatable fun session
Tuesdays and Thursdays 1.30pm to 3pm Floats fun session
Walsall Gala Swimming and Fitness Centre
Day Time Session
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 1.30pm to 2.30pm Floats fun session

Child admission policy

  • All children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times
  • In teaching pools, one adult may accompany three children aged 4 to 7 years, or two children under the age of 4
  • In all other pools, one adult may accompany two children aged 4 to 7years, or one child under the age of 4
  • All children must be able to swim 25 metres comfortably to use the pool inflatables (swim test may be applicable)

Booking

Advanced booking is recommended for fun sessions.

Book now

Contact Bloxwich Active Living Centre
Contact Darlaston Swimming and Fitness Centre
Contact Oak Park Active Living Centre
Contact Walsall Gala Swimming and Fitness Centre

Holiday pool programmes

Crash course swimming lessons

Bloxwich Active Living Centre and Oak Park Active Living Centre

£20 per child.
  Session Date Time    
  Beginners 3 - 4 and 5 - 8 years 25 to 28 July 10.30am to 11am    
  Beginners 5 - 8 years  25 to 28 July 11am to 11.30am    
  Beginners 3 - 4 and 5 - 8 years (5 - 8 years FULL) 1 to 4 August 10.30am to 11am    
  Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 1 to 4 August 11am to 11.30am    
  Beginners 3 - 4 and 5 - 8 years (5 - 8 years FULL) 8 to 11 August 10.30am to 11am    
  Beginners 5 - 8 years 8 to 11 August 11am to 11.30am    
  Beginners 3 - 4 and 5 - 8 years (5 - 8 years FULL) 15 to 18 August 10.30am to 11am    
  Beginners 5 - 8 years 15 to 18 August 11am to 11.30am    
  Beginners 3 - 4 and 5 - 8 years (5 - 8 years FULL) 22 to 25 August 10.30am to 11am    
  Beginners 5 - 8 years 22 to 25 August 11am to 11.30am    

Darlaston Swimming and Fitness Centre

Session Date Time
Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 1 to 4 August 9am to 9.30am
Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 1 to 4 August 9.30am to 10am
Beginners 5 - 8 years 8 to 11 August 9am to 9.30am
Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 8 to 11 August 9.30am to 10am
Beginners 5 - 8 years 15 to 18 August 9am to 9.30am
Beginners 5 - 8 years 15 to 18 August 9.30am to 10am
Beginners 5 - 8 years 22 to 25 August 9am to 9.30am
Beginners 5 - 8 years 22 to 25 August 9.30am to 10am

Walsall Gala Swimming and Fitness Centre

Session Date Time
Beginners 3 - 4 years 1 to 4 August 9am to 9.30am
Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 1 to 4 August 9.30am to 10am
Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 1 to 4 August 10am to 10.30am
Beginners 3 - 4 years 8 to 11 August 9am to 9.30am
Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 8 to 11 August 9.30am to 10am
Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 8 to 11 August 10am to 10.30am
Beginners 3 - 4 years 15 to 18 August 9am to 9.30am
Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 15 to 18 August 9.30am to 10am
Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 15 to 18 August 10am to 10.30am
Beginners 3 - 4 years 22 to 25 August 9am to 9.30am
Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 22 to 25 August 9.30am to 10am
Beginners 5 - 8 years (FULL) 22 to 25 August 10am to 10.30am

Limited spaces available so booking is essential.

To book and pay or for further information please contact:

Bloxwich Active Living Centre
Darlaston Swimming and Fitness Centre
Oak Park Active Living Centre
Walsall Gala Swimming and Fitness Centre

Roller skating

Taking place in the sports hall at:

Bloxwich Active Living Centre

Thursdays 10am to 12pm
Sundays 10.30am to 12.30pm

Oak Park Active Living Centre

Wednesdays 1pm to 3pm
Saturdays 1pm to 3pm

Cost

£5.70 per session

£1.50 skate hire

Suitable for all ages. Booking required prior to attending. Bookings can be made 7 days prior.

Book online

Racket sports

Badminton, table tennis and short tennis at Bloxwich Active Living Centre and Oak Park Active Living Centre.

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

£6.70 per court per hour.

Book now

Gymnastics camps

Meet new friends and learn gymnastic skills and agility as well as trying out trampolining.  The sessions are being delivered by qualified coaches from Active Gym.

Suitable for ages 5 to 14 years.

The camp will take place at Bloxwich Active Living Centre.

Week 2
Monday 1 August 1pm to 5pm
Tuesday 2 August 1pm to 5pm
Wednesday 3 August 1pm to 5pm
Thursday 4 August 1pm to 5pm
Week 3
Monday 8 August 1pm to 5pm
Tuesday 9 August 1pm to 5pm
Wednesday 10 August 1pm to 5pm
Thursday 11 August 1pm to 5pm
Week 4
Monday 15 August 1pm to 5pm
Tuesday 16 August 1pm to 5pm
Wednesday 17 August 1pm to 5pm
Thursday 18 August  1pm to 5pm
Week 5
Monday 22 August 1pm to 5pm
Tuesday 23 August 1pm to 5pm
Wednesday 24 August 1pm to 5pm
Thursday 25 August 1pm to 5pm

Cost £25 per session. 

Further information

All children must bring along suitable clothing and footwear, along with food and drink for each day.

Booking required. Contact Bloxwich Active Living Centre to book.

These camps are FREE for children who are eligible for free school meals. Visit our HAF webpages for more information.

3G hire

3G Astro turf hire

3G astro turf hire 9am to 3pm Monday to Friday (not including weekends)

£10 for a quarter of a pitch

Contact Oak Park Active Living Centre to book.

Acti-Kids sessions 8 to 15 year olds

Acti-kids sessions are supervised by a member of our fitness team. Sessions involve either a supervised session in the gym or an organised fitness class.

Acti-Kids gym
Day Time Centre
Monday 4pm to 5pm Darlaston (11 to 16 years)
Tuesday 3.30pm to 4.15pm Bloxwich (8 to 16 years)
Thursday 2pm to 3pm Walsall Gala (11 to 16 years)
Thursday 3.30pm to 4.15pm Bloxwich (8 to 16 years)
Acti-Kids fitness (8 to 11 years)
Day Time Centre
Monday 3.30pm to 4.30pm Walsall Gala (studio)
Tuesday 4.15pm to 5pm Bloxwich (studio)
Thursday 4.15pm to 5pm Bloxwich (sports hall)
Acti-Kids dance (8 to 11 years)
Day Time Centre
Friday 4pm to 4.45pm Bloxwich

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Big Bounce

A giant indoor play event for ages 4 to 13 years.

Unlimited play on a sports hall full of supervised inflatables and interactive games including, bouncy castles, slides, rodeo ride, obstacle courses, under 5 zone, nerfguns and more. 

Bloxwich Active Living centre

Friday 5 August and 19 August

Oak Park Active Living Centre

Tuesday 26 July

Friday 12 August and 26 August

Limited spaces so booking is essential.

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Multi sport holiday camps

Multi sport camps, inspired by the Commonwealth Games (8 - 14 years)
Date Venue Time Cost
1 to 4 August Bloxwich 8am to 12pm £25 per day booking required
8 to 11 August Bloxwich 8am to 12pm £25 per day booking required
15 to 18 August Bloxwich 8am to 12pm £25 per day booking required
22 to 25 August Bloxwich 8am to 12pm £25 per day booking required

Contact Bloxwich Active Living Centre

Diving, Synchro and SEND swimming

New aquatics activities taking place at Walsall Gala 

SEND Swimming
In the warm water brine pool, floats and arm bands will be provided.
Mondays
11am to 12pm

Learn to Dive
Tuesdays
6pm to 6.30pm and 6.30pm to 7pm
Fridays
5.30pm to 6pm

SEND Swimming Lessons
Wednesday 3rd, 10th 17th and 24th August
12pm to 12.45pm

Family Aquacise
Thursdays
11am to 12pm
Walsall Gala, Brine Pool

Introduction to Synchronised swimming
Ages 8 to 16 years. Need to be a competent swimmer.
Fridays
3pm to 4pm

Training and education courses

Junior Lifesaving (8 - 16 years)
Date Venue Time Cost
1 August Oak Park 10.30am to 2.30pm £15 per session booking required
22 August Oak Park 10.30am to 2.30pm £15 per session booking required
Family first aid (5 years+) parent and child activitiy
Date Venue Time Cost
3 August Oak Park 10am to 12pm £15 per session booking required
11 August Oak Park 10am to 12pm £15 per session booking required
STA Award in Swimming Teachers (16 years+)
Date Venue Time Cost
15 to 19 August Oak Park 8am to 4pm £380 per person booking required
RLSS Lifeguard Training Course (16 years+ please contact the centre in advanced for a swim test)
Date Venue Time Cost
22 to 26 August Walsall Gala 8.30am to 5.30pm £275

Contact Oak Park Active Living Centre
Contact Walsall Gala Swimming and Fitness Centre

Stand up paddleboarding

For ages 8 years+,  at Sneyd Water Activity Centre.

Wednesdays 6, 13 and 27 July 5.30pm to  7.30pm

Wednesdays 3, 10 and 17 August 5.30 to 7.30pm

Wetsuit and buoyancy aid supplied. You will need to bring clothing for under your wetsuit, old trainers and a towel. 

£15 per person. 

Booking required.

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