School Holiday Program

Next date: Monday, 28 June 2021 | 12:00 AM to Friday, 09 July 2021 | 11:59 PM

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Local kids can enjoy a host of budget friendly activities, events and workshops during the school holidays.

The June/July Snowy Valleys school holiday program is jam-packed full of events for kids of all ages.  The aim of the programs is to provide a variety of safe, affordable and rewarding recreation, leisure and skills development opportunities for young people. 

Activities include drawing, painting, arts and crafts, boot camps, MTB shuttle day, baking, sewing and much more covering ages 3 - 18yrs

Scroll down for the full program or click here to download a pdf version(PDF, 463KB)

Sewing at Gone Barny, Rosewood

 While having fun, learn to create and sew your very own pillow. All materials are included, and you can take home your creation. 

Ages: 8+

Cost: $10pp - includes snack and drink

Dates:

  • Monday 28 June - 1pm to 4pm
  • Thursday 1 July - 10am to 1pm
  • Wednesday 7 July - 1pm to 4pm

Bookings essential P: Gone Barney 02 6948 8380

Boot Camp at Tumbarumba Gym and Fitness Centre 

Warm up these school holidays with teen bootcamp! Come along for a 45 minute sweat session whilst having fun with your friends - or make some new ones! We’ll incorporate some functional movements with equipment as well as body weight exercises and stretching. You don’t need to be a gym member, just make sure you book in.

Ages: 14-18yrs

Cost: Free

Dates:

  • Monday 28 June - 2pm to 2.45pm
  • Wednesday 7 July - 2pm to 2.45pm

Bookings essential: P Carmen Gairn  0400 387 662

Felting Class at 5 Ways Studio and Gallery, Tumut

Learn felting techniques and create your own felted soap pouch

Ages: 7-14yrs

Cost: $26pp

Date: Tuesday 29 June - 10am to 12pm

Bookings essential:  E:[email protected] or [email protected] | P:0408 965 466 or (02) 6947 6785

Soft Pastels Class at 5 Ways Studio and Gallery, Tumut

You’ll be creating an artwork with soft pastels. Learn to blend and create depth with pastels.

Ages: 7-14yrs

Cost: $26pp

Date: Tuesday 29 June - 10am to 12pm

Bookings Essential: E: [email protected] or [email protected] | P:0408 965 466 or (02) 6947 6785

Play Doh and Lego at the Talbingo Library

Have fun creating dinosaurs, planes, cities, tall towers or anything else you can imagine.

Ages: Ages 3+ (children U7 yrs. to be accompanied by a responsible adult)

Cost: Free

Date: Tuesday 29 June 

  • Play Doh - 10.30am to 12pm
  • Lego - 2.30pm to 4pm

Bookings Essential:  P: Talbingo Library (02) 6949 5344   E: [email protected]  

Let's Move at The Gym, Tumut

Stay active these school holidays at The Gym Tumut! You’ll get to experience everything we have to offer with a combination of cardio and strength movements using a wide range of equipment and bodyweight movements in a fun, friendly and supportive group environment! Let’s move!!

Ages: 14-18yrs

Cost: $5pp

Dates:

  • Friday 2 July - 2pm to 3pm
  • Friday 9 July - 2pm - 3pm

Bookings Essential:  Text Jess on 0415538181 to secure your spot today! 

Superhero Drawing Workshop at the Tumbarumba Library

Want to learn how to start a superhero? Want to get some BAM down? Then come along to Matt’s Superhero drawing workshop, where he’ll share with you step-by-step tips and tricks on turning a stickman into a Superman!! Suitable for beginners, intermediate and anyone wanting to have a scribble!

Ages: 7+ 

Cost: Free

Date: Wednesday 30 June - 10am to 11.30am

Bookings Essential:   P: (02)69412457  E: [email protected]

Pokemon Drawing Workshop at the Batlow Library

Love Pokémon and love to draw Pokémon? Unsure where to start? Who will we draw, will it be Gengar, maybe Pickachu or will there be a Legendary? Come along to Matt’s Pokémon drawing workshop, where he’ll share with you step-by-step instructions, tips and tricks for getting your favourite Pokémon onto paper!   Suitable for beginners, intermediate and anyone wanting to have a scribble!

Ages: 7+ 

Cost: Free

Date: Wednesday 30 June - 1pm to 2.30pm

Bookings Essential:  P: (02) 6941 2446   E: [email protected]

Anime/Manga Drawing Workshop at the Tumut Library

Want to brush up on your basics, or take your Manga characters to the next level? Come along to Matt’s anime / manga drawing workshop, where he’ll share with you his processes, step-by-step tips and tricks and his love for Manga style drawing! Suitable for beginners, intermediate and anyone wanting to have a scribble!

Ages: 7+ 

Cost: Free

Date: Wednesday 30 June - 4pm to 6pm

Bookings Essential: P: (02) 69412541    E: [email protected]

Pastels at Artist on Parade, Tumbarumba 

 Date: Friday 2 July

  • Ages 5-8yrs - 10am to 11.30am -  Owls - Use beautiful pastels to create pictures of Owls that are broken down into recognisable shapes to learn the fundamentals of drawing. All materials supplied
  • Ages 9-15yrs - 2pm to 3.30pm  -  - Seagulls - Learn to use the subtlety of pastels to create amazing pictures of seagulls, all materials supplied

Cost: $10pp 

Bookings essential:  Phone 0407102707

Painting at Artist on Parade, Tumbarumba

Date: Monday 5 July

  • Ages 5-8yrs - 10am to 11.30am -  Paint colorful pictures of frogs using acrylic paint on canvas, all materials supplied
  • Ages 9-15yrs - 2pm to 3.30pm  -  - Explore the idea of silhouettes to create a beautiful painting using acrylic paint on canvas, all materials supplied

Cost: $10pp 

Bookings Essential:  Phone 0407102707

Make and Bake at MKS Cafe, Adelong

Join us at MKS café to make and bake delicious Milkshakes and biscuits  During the class participants will learn how to make their own biscuits, make a delicious milkshake and the decorate their biscuits. All ingredients are supplied, and you can enjoy eating and drinking your delicious masterpieces.

Ages: 7+

Cost: $5pp

Date: Monday 5 July - 2.30pm to 4pm

Bookings Essential:  P: MKS Café 0491 767 081

Weaving or Collage at 5 Ways Studio and Gallery, Tumut

 Ages: 7 -14

Cost: $26pp

Date: Tuesday 6 July

  • Weaving - 10am to 12pm - Make your own little woven artwork to hang on your wall
  • Collage - 10am to 12pm - There’s nothing better than cutting up old magazines and creating something new with them! We’ll make something together, then you’ll make your own masterpiece

 Bookings Essential:  E: [email protected] or [email protected] | P: 0408 965 466 or 6947 6785

Tumbarumba MTB Shuttle Day 

Ride the Tumba Flow Trails over and over with shuttle bus to take you to the top.

Meet at the top of Mason’s Hill.  Or catch the bus from Tumut

A bus will provide pick up at the Bull Paddock Tumut at 8.00am and the lower car park Batlow RSL at 9.00am and return at 4.00pm to the Bull Paddock. Riders who do not require transport are welcome to join the meet-up at Masons Hill Tumbarumba but bookings are essential.

Ages: 12 -18yrs

Date: Tuesday 6 July - 10am to 2.30pm

Cost: $10pp including sausage sizzle or $20pp including bus transport and sausage sizzle

Bookings are Essential

  • Riders will need a functioning bike and helmet (everything works) 
  • Participants must have an AusCycling/MTBA membership (or day licence)

Please register https://online.mtba.org.au/ERegister.aspx?E=9008

Any questions please call Peter 0409 833 504 or Michelle 0417 496 290

Colour or Paper Pinwheel Craft at Talbingo Library

Ages: Ages 3+ (children U7 yrs. to be accompanied by a responsible adult

Date: Tuesday 6 July 

  • Colour - 10.30am to 12pm - A quiet, peaceful activity where your artistic talent shine.  You get to take home your masterpiece.
  • Pinwheel craft - 2.30pm to 4pm - Create a colourful pinwheel which you can take home to see it spins in the wind.

 Cost: Free

Bookings Essential: P: Talbingo Library (02) 69495344   E: [email protected]  

The Icing on the Cake at Pickled Parrot Providors, Khancoban

Join us at the Pickled Parrot Providor for a fun and creative workshop decorating cupcakes and making milkshakes. A perfect workshop designed for aspiring bakers to practice their decoration Skills and learn how to make a delicious milkshake. All ingredients are supplied, and you can enjoy eating and drinking your delicious masterpieces.

Ages: 5+ (children U7 yrs. to be accompanied by a responsible adult)

Date: Thursday 8 July - 3pm to 4pm

Cost: $5pp

 Bookings Essential:  E: [email protected]    For more information, please call The Pickled Parrot: Ph. 0260769383 

When

  • Monday, 28 June 2021 | 12:00 AM - Friday, 09 July 2021 | 11:59 PM

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