School holiday activities

Holiday Activity and Food Programme (HAF)

The Holiday Activity and Food programme is delivered to children and young people on benefits related free school meals (not universal free school meals) during the main school holidays.

Easter HAF - Delivered by Active Dales

  • Monday 3rd April -Youth HAF Programme at The Whitworth, Darley Dale. 3pm to 6pm.Suitable for ages 11-16 years. Free for young people on free school meals.
  • Tuesday 4th April - Family Treasure Hunt - start at the Bandstand, Hall Leys Park, Matlock 10am-12noon. Suitable for younger children up to 11 years. Free.
  • Wednesdays 5th & 12th April - Youth HAF Programme at Wirksworth Leisure Centre. 3pm to 6pm. Suitable for ages 11-16 years. Free for young people on free school meals.
  • Wednesdays 5th & 12th April - Kids HAF Programme at Ashbourne Leisure Centre. 12noon to 4pm (*option to extend day 9am - 4pm see below). Suitable for ages 6 -13 years. Free for children on benefits related free school meals.
  • Thursdays 6th & 13th April - Kids HAF Programme at Wirksworth Leisure Centre. 10am - 2pm. Suitable for ages 6 -13 years. Free for children on benefits related free school meals.

Book your place (search providers for DDDC to see all our available sessions)

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Additional Opportunities at our Leisure Centres:

Ashbourne Leisure Centre

  • Wednesday 5th & 12th April - Join us 9am to 4pm for Sports Mania £20. (*DDDC HAF registered participants only £10 for full day)! Suitable for ages 6 -13 years. Call Ashbourne to book Sports Mania - Quote HAF if registered: 01335 343 714
  • Friday 14th April - Bring your Swim Kit! Join us 9am - 4pm for Sports Mania £20. ( HAF available for £10 or free 12 - 4pm)! Suitable for ages 6 -13 years. Call Ashbourne to book Sports Mania - 01335 343 714

Wirksworth Leisure Centre

  • Thursday 6th & 13th April - Sports Mania 10am - 2pm. Suitable for ages 6 -13 years. Cost: £10. Suitable for ages 6 -13 years. To book call Wirksworth Leisure Centre: 01629 824 717

More Easter sessions to come!

Summer HAF

  • 24th July to 29th August

Xplorer Holiday Activities

Xplorer Orienteering is a fun way to explore your local parks.

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