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Free school holiday fun this Summer!

Bookings open Monday 9 April at 10am.

Looking for something to do these school holidays? We have heaps of fun things to do for all ages.

Please note:
Some activities require bookings and/or consent forms. Booking can be accessed through the Eventbrite links under the event descriptions (where applicable).

Children 9 years of age and under must be accompanied by a parent, guardian or carer who is a responsible person of at least 16 years of age.

Youth (10 years and over) must have completed consent forms before taking part in any of these events. Download consent forms from westtorrens.sa.gov.au and return to Council's Youth Officers.

Most events are accessible for people with disability, however please discuss your access needs before booking a program.


Bookings open Monday 9 April at 10am.


SA Youth Week Activities

Wednesday 11 April

Youth Expo
Registations now open for schools and groups. Free food, fun activities, information stalls and performances.
Ages: 10 – 17 years.
Venue: Titanium Security Arena, 44A Crittenden Road, Findon.
Time: 11am – 2pm.
Bookings required.
For more details contact Tom on 8416 6333 or impact@wtcc.sa.gov.au.


Friday 13 April

Create with clay
Join us in celebrating the start of Youth Week. Maria from Mindful Art will teach you how to work with clay and create a piece to take home.
Ages: 10 – 17 years.
Venue: West Torrens Auditorium, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton.
Time: 4pm – 5pm.
Bookings required.


Holiday program Activities

Monday 16 April 2018

Get Crafty
Join us for some craft, colouring-in, stickers and making!
Ages: 2 – 9 years.
Venue: West Torrens Auditorium, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton.
Time: 10.30am – 12.30pm
No bookings required.

Maker Space
Making, crafting and creating.
Ages: 10 - 17 years.
Venue: Hamra Centre Library Sun Room, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton.
Time: 3pm – 5pm
No bookings required.


Tuesday 17 April

Baby Disco
The Baby Disco is the perfect opportunity to hit the dance floor with your little ones. Disco lights, bubbles, crawling tunnels, dance music and a huge balloon drop await. For more information about Adelaide Baby Disco visit adelaidebabydisco.com
Ages: 0 – 3 years.
Venue: West Torrens Auditorium, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton.
Session 1: 10.30am - 11.10am.
Bookings required.
Session 2: 1pm - 1.40pm.
Bookings required.

FIFA Gaming Competition
Join our Playstation challenge.
Ages: 10 - 17 years.
Venue: Hamra Centre Library Sun Room, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton.
Time: 2pm – 4.30pm
Bookings required.


Wednesday 18 April

Slime Workshops
Slinky, squishy, fluffy SLIME! Come and learn how to make your own slime to take home… and guess what mum and dad? No mess!
Venue: West Torrens Memorial Gardens, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton.
Session 1: 5 – 9 years.
Time: 10am - 11am.
Bookings required. .
Session 2: 10 – 17 years.
Time: 11.30am - 12.30pm.
Bookings required.

STEAM Resource Discovery

Come and explore our table of interactive resources on the topics of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths. Read a story, learn more about a topic and borrow to read throughout the holidays.
Ages: 0 - 17 years.
Venue: Hamra Centre Library Children’s Area, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton.
Time: 11am – 3pm
No bookings required.

Crumbs Healthy Energy Foods
Learn to make veggie chips, green smoothies and other healthy snacks.
Ages: 10 - 17 years.
Venue: Plympton Community Centre 34 Long Street, Plympton.
Time: 2.30pm – 4.30pm
If transport is required meet in the Hamra Centre Library foyer, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton at 2pm; returning to the Library at 5pm.
Bookings required.


Thursday 19 April

Little Sports Day Out
Participate in a variety of exciting, challenging and popular sports and games provided by Active Education, Basketball SA, State Soccer, and Millswood Tennis Centre. Bring your hat, sunscreen, water and sneakers as we are going to keep you moving. *Don’t forget to check our inclement weather policy on the back page!
Ages: 0 - 17 years.
Venue: Rex Jones Reserve, Allchurch Avenue, North Plympton
Time: 1pm – 3pm
No bookings required (unless transport is required).
Please note: If transport is required, please phone the Library on 8416 6228 to book or email impact@wtcc.sa.gov.au.


Friday 20 April

Come and try chess
Come to learn or just play with new friends in our fun and interactive chess workshop by Chess School SA. If you love problem solving, maths and competition, chess may be your game.
Ages: 5 – 17 years.
Venue: West Torrens Auditorium, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton.
Beginners: 10.am - 12pm.
Advanced: 12.30pm - 1.30pm.
No bookings required.

Minecraft
Learn to craft, explore new worlds with friends and mine to your heart’s content. Parents stay in the library, enjoy a book or join in with the kids and learn the craft!
Ages: 5 - 10 years.
Venue: Hamra Centre Library Learning Centre, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton.
Time: 2pm – 3pm
Bookings required.

Create with clay
Maria from Mindful Art will teach you how to work with clay and create your own clay piece to take home.
Ages: 10 - 17 years.
Venue: West Torrens Auditorium, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton.Time: 4pm – 5pm
If transport is required meet in the Hamra Centre Library foyer, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton at 2pm; returning to the Library at 5pm.
Bookings required.


Monday 23 April

Wheelie Net
Come and try Wheelchair sports.Venue: Cowandilla Primary School (Grassketball Court), 21 Jenkins St, Cowandilla
Session 1: 5 – 9 years.
Time: 10.30am - 11.15am.
Bookings required. .
Session 2: 10 – 17 years.
Time: 11.30am - 12.30pm.
Bookings required.


Tuesday 24 April
Little Day In STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, with Art!
Explore your inner designer, architect, engineer, builder, scientist or artist through a range of activities. We supply the LEGO™, crafts and games, you supply the brains!
Ages: 0 - 17 years
Venue: Thebarton Community Centre, Corner Ashwin Pde and South Rd, Torrensville
Time: 1pm - 3pm
No bookings required (unless transport is required).
Please note: If transport is required, please phone the Library on 8416 6228 to book or email impact@wtcc.sa.gov.au.


Wednesday 25 April
ANZAC Day public holiday
The Hamra Centre Library will be closed.


Thursday 26 April

Baby Time
Baby Time is fun for babies and toddlers from 0-18 months. Enjoy rhymes, songs and stories with your little one.
Ages: 0 - 18 months
Venue: West Torrens Auditorium, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton
Time: 10.30am - 11am
No bookings required.

Toddler Time
Toddler Time includes stories, rhymes, action songs and dancing for active toddlers.
Ages: 18 months - 3 years
Venue: West Torrens Auditorium, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton
Time: 11.15am - 11.45am
No bookings required.

Crumbs Autumn Foods
Come along to make bliss balls, very berry juice and a superfood salad.
Ages: 10 - 17 years.
Venue: Plympton Community Centre 34 Long Street, Plympton.
Time: 2.30pm – 4.30pm
If transport is required meet in the Hamra Centre Library foyer, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton at 2pm; returning to the Library at 5pm.
Bookings required.


Friday 27 April

Everything Pokémon!
Come and meet Pokémon Youtube channel star, Unlisted Leaf aka Ando. Learn the card game with a Gametraders facilitator. Remember to bring your own 60 card deck (a mix of Pokémon, energy and trainer cards) so you can play. Stay for the Pokémon GO lures in our Memorial Gardens.
Ages: 10 – 17 years.
Venue: West Torrens Auditorium, 1 Brooker Terrace, Hilton.
Time: 1pm – 3pm.
No bookings required.