"Exploring Something New"

Children's Holiday Activity Programme



Children’s Intensive Swim Lessons           

Members £25.00/ Non Members £30.00

Monday 12th - Friday 16th February  

8.30-9.00am                Stage 2           

9.00-9.30am                Stage 4                                   

9.30-10.00am              Stage 3 

NEW for this February we are utilising the OnCourse system, where you can track your child’s progress over the week. For those currently in lessons with us these courses will share the child’s progress in conjunction with their normal lessons.

Things to bring: Swim Kit


Dolphin Snorkeler  

Members £6.10/ Non Members £7.60

Wednesday 14th February 2.00-3.30pm

New and improved session working with BSAC Snorkelling Centre to deliver fun and exhilarating sessions working through the Dolphin Snorkeler Award Scheme, where you will learn how to use a snorkel and develop the skills required to snorkel safely.

For ages 7 and up and swimmers must be able to swim 50m (without goggles), be competent in deep water and be able to surface dive. Things to bring: Swim Kit


National Pool Lifeguard Qualification        

Sunday 11th – Friday 16th February 8.00-6.00pm (except Sunday 11.00 – 5.00pm)

£199 (including qualifications and certifications)

With this new and improved Qualification, not only will you become a fully trained lifeguard, you will also get qualified in using the defibrillator and cover emergency first aid at work. These qualifications are nationally recognised and comprise practical and theoretical lifesaving skills.

Candidates Must be 16 + years and have good hearing and sight, be able to swim 100m on the front and back without stopping using competent Breaststroke and Frontcrawl, and be able to reach the bottom of the pool at the deep end (2metres).

Things to bring: Swim wear, shorts, t-shirt, whistle and packed lunch



All Activities must be booked in advance.

Things to bring: Snack & a drink for under 8’s & packed lunch & Swim kit for over 8’s (please bring drinks in a sports cap bottle to avoid spillage).


Mini Sports                                                       

Members £5.00/ Non Members £6.10

Monday 12th February 9.30-11.30am

A chance to have a go at a variety of sports and games, which may include learning skills such as throwing, jumping, catching, relay races, kwik cricket, hockey, benchball and football to name a few

For children aged 4 – 7 years


Inflatable Play Centre                                               

£5.50 per person/ per session

Monday 12th & Tuesday 13th February – sessions bookable in 1 ½ hour slots 10.00-4.00pm

The Bounce Department are very excited to be introducing their Inflatable Play Centre’s this February Half Term. Your children will discover a wonderland of inflatable’s including giant slides, obstacle courses, activity houses, bouncy castles and much more.

For children aged 18 months – 12 years

Book your tickets online now by visiting facebook.com/TheBounceDepartment.

Any queries please contact us on 02380 000423 or email bookings@thebouncedepartment.co.uk



Members £8.45/ Non Members £10.00 per person/per session

Tuesday 13th and Friday 16th February 10.00am – 12.00pm

In this exciting bouncing session suitable for all abilities, our qualified coach will teach you how to jump and move on the trampoline correctly and safely. So come along, give it a go and have some fun!

Please wear socks and ensure long hair is tied back.

For children aged 5 – 12 years


Active Play & Bounce                                                                                            

£3.60 per person

Wednesday 14th February 9.30-11.30am

Join us for fun on the Bouncy Castle and Soft Play. You will get the chance to build it up and knock it down using bricks and pieces of soft play and lots of time for a bounce and tumble on the castle. There may also be opportunity for some traditional party games to help develop social and individual skills.

Parents/guardians welcome to stay and play.

For children aged 9 months – 6 years


Multi Sports                                                      

Members £14.70/ Non Members £16.80 per person/per session

Wednesday 14th and Friday 16th February 8.30-5.00pm

A day filled with sports and games to keep the kids busy. Sports will include Football, Dodgeball, Cricket, Tennis, Badminton, Wide Games, Swimming and more.

Registration 8.30-8.45am and Collection 4.45-5.00pm

For children aged 8+ years


Crazy Creatures 

£5.15 per person

Thursday 15th February 10.00-11.00am

This session offers something very different with lots to learn and lots of fun to be had for all ages. With a whole host of amazing creatures from reptiles to insects, invertebrates to amphibians, there is plenty to see, admire and handle including snakes and lizards.

All of the animals are owned by Ian and Amy as pets and are assessed for risk and temperament to ensure a fantastic display with the safety of the children and animals.

For children from 4 years – adult


Inclusive Disability Cricket                                                                  

£3.50 per person  

Friday 16th February 5.00-6.00pm

Ferndown Leisure Centre and Wayfarers Cricket Club have joined together to hold a cricket session for people with disabilities. It will provide fun and engaging game based activities for you to improve your batting, bowling, catching and throwing run by qualified cricket coaches from the club.

**(sessions continue every Friday throughout the year)**

For further information about the sessions please contact Abbie Taylor on 01202 877468


Junior Gym Sessions

Monday 12th – Saturday 17th February 11.00am–12.00pm & 2.00-3.00pm

Junior training sessions for 11-15 year olds are held in our gym. All juniors must complete an induction and on completion you can attend the supervised sessions, where instructors can help you with your programme so you can exercise safely.

Cost:               PfP Member   FREE              Centre Member £2.85            Non Member £3.15


Courts 4 Juniors

Monday 12th – Sunday 18th February 9.00 – 5.00pm (subject to availability)

Book a badminton, squash, table tennis or a tennis court for only £2.50

Book the whole sports hall for football, basketball or netball for only £12.50

Under 16 years