School Holiday Program
Next date: Monday, 28 June 2021 | 12:00 AM
to Friday, 09 July 2021 | 11:59 PM
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
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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.
Cost: $10pp - includes snack and drink
- 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.
- 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
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.
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)
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!!
- 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!
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!
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!
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
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
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.
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
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.
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
Bookings Essential: E: [email protected] For more information, please call The Pickled Parrot: Ph. 0260769383
Monday, 28 June 2021 | 12:00 AM
- Friday, 09 July 2021 | 11:59 PM