Local Summer activities

The school summer holidays start this Friday,the 19th July, and we return to school on Wednesday 4th September. We have heard about lots of different trips and holidays that have been planned for the summer, but we wanted to also share information about some local activities that you might like to take part of during the holidays.
Please read through the following suggestions and visit the Watford Borough Council website for more suggestions: https://www.watford.gov.uk/info/20013/parks_and_recreation/64/free_childrens_activities/1
We wish you all a wonderful summer!
Library Summer Reading Challenge
This summer every library in the country is hosting a wonderful reading challenge! You can sign up for the challenge in any library and take part on the Space Chase!
Cassiobury Park and paddling pools
Our local park is a wonderful place to visit in the summer holidays. Enjoy the park, host a picnic and use the paddling pools for free!
For more information visit:


Watford Big Screen 26th July- 9th August
Returning again this year, the Watford Big Screen brings exciting films to our High Street. All the movie screenings are free.
For movie listing and more information visit: https://www.watfordbigevents.co.uk/big-screen
Watford Big Beach 16th- 30th August
Watford Big Beach is returning again this year as well. This event brings the beach to our High street with lots of nice activities.
Watford Museum

Watford museum is hosting two different workshops, which cost only £1 per child per workshop, and have a different theme, which allow children to use their imagination and creativity to produce works of art.

  • Thursday 23 August – printing workshop
  • Thursday 30 August – make your own badge
Herts Inclusive Theatre
The Herts Inclusive Theatre provide a range of activities and workshops during the holidays. These often include workshops, yoga, story telling and well-being workshops.
Holiday Clubs by LPS Coaching
The LPS Coaching is organise lots of different sports clubs over the holidays. Please see the attached photos for more information and sign up!

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