Kids

Kids & Family

Whether it is for learning, play, celebration or time with family and friends our great programme of activities has something for everyone.

Family Swim Swim Family Swimming Courses

We run swimming and diving lessons following the ASA National Teaching Plan using qualified instructors.

The National Plan for Teaching Swimming (NPTS) is an all inclusive programme which takes the non-swimmer from his or her first splash to developing confidence and competence in the water.

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February Half-Term

 

Aquabatics

Thursday 15th February

12.15 – 16.00pm

7 years +

£30

A joint session of Gymnastics, Trampolining and Diving! Take the opportunity to work with our international diving coach, Naomi! Come and learn some new skills and apply them to a wide variety of sports

Synchronised Swimming

Wednesday 14th February

13.00 – 13.45pm (5-8 years)

13.45 – 14.30pm (9+ years)

£5

An exciting hybrid of dance, gymnastics and swimming in the teaching pool ran by Cheltenham Synchronised Swimming Club. Come along and learn a new skill. This activity is taking place in the teaching pool so some swimming skills may be needed depending upon height

Gymnastics

We are now offering an even wider Gymnastics programme for children and teenagers! We have spaces open on our highly qualified, professionally coached sessions.

Monday, 16.00 – 17.00pm, 4-6 years
Monday, 17.00 – 18.00pm, 6-9 years
Monday, 18.00 – 19.00pm, 10+ years

Wednesday, 16.00 – 17.00pm, 4-6 years
Wednesday, 17.00 – 18.00pm, 6-9 years
Wednesday, 18.00 – 19.00pm, 10+ years

There is a monthly direct debit of £25.99 or a 12 week cash option of £78.60.

If you would like further information or to get a membership form, please call 01242 528764

Badminton Badminton Pre-School Gymnastics

Pre-School Gymnastics is the perfect activity to get your little one ready for a life of physical movement; develop their basic skills including running, jumping and balancing in a high quality, safe environments. Suitable for 3 – 5 year olds.

Wednesdays, 13.15 – 14.00pm
Wednesdays, 14.00 – 14.45pm

There is a monthly direct debit of £25.99 or a 12 week cash option of £78.60.

To join this course or for further information, please call us on 01242 528764.

Trampolining

Trampolining is a fun, thrilling class that lets your children bounce and develop a range of new gymnastic movements! Our coaches are high qualified and experienced so don’t miss out on the chance to join in!

Mondays, 16.00 – 17.00pm, 5-9 years
Mondays, 17.00 – 18.00pm, 10-16 years
Mondays, 18.00 – 19.00pm, 10-16 years

Thursdays, 16.00 – 17.00pm, 5-9 years
Thursdays, 17.00 – 18.00pm, 10-16 years

There is a monthly direct debit of £25.99 or a 12 week cash option of £78.60.

If you wish to join in with this course or find out more information, please call 01242 528764

Balanceability

Balanceability is the UK’s first accredited ‘learn to cycle’ program for 2 – 4 year olds. This structured session combines dynamic balance, confidence and spatial awareness to help your child learn to ride a bike; without the use of stablisers!

 

A balance bike is a lightweight, peddle-less bike which children run along while seated, push off the ground to create forward movement and use a combination of their feet and hand operated break to slow down and stop safely.

 

Our 6 week course will start Friday 19 January for just £35.

Balance Ready 2 – 3 years, 1 – 1.45pm Peddle Ready 3-4 years, 2 – 2.45pm

 

For further information or to book a space, please email Katie.Graham-Whitehouse@cheltenhamtrust.org.uk, call 01242 528764 or visit Customer Services.

Our Partners Home Education Sport Programme

We now offering a continuous, various Home Education sport programme throughout the year. Join us today for high standards, professional coaching and fun sessions.

Home Education Gymnastics, Mondays, 15.00 – 16.00pm
Home Education Diving, Tuesdays, 13.00 – 14.00pm
Home Education Trampolining, Fridays, 14.45 – 15.45pm

 

For more information regarding availability and price, please call 01242 528764.

 

Home Education

Toddler Mini Gym (Mini Movers & Makers)

Spring into the Mini Gym and start to develop your child’s confidence with walking, balance and co-ordination. In the Mini Gym, your toddler can jump to new heights whilst developing their social skills.

Tuesdays, 09.15 – 10.00am
Tuesdays, 10.15 – 11.00am
Wednesdays, 09.15 – 10.00am

6 – 12 months: £2.10
12 months – 5 years: £4.10
6 – 12 months + 12 months – 5 years: £5.20

Please note, we recommend booking these sessions in advance where possible on 01242 528764.

Toddler Sense and Play (Mini Movers and Makers)

Engage and develop your baby’s senses through sound, light and touch; this session will encourage your baby to look at the wider environment with curiosity. Meet new parents and help your baby develop. Perfect for 8 weeks to walkers!

Wednesdays, 10.15 – 11.00am
Wednesdays, 11.15 – 12.00pm

Ages 8 weeks – walkers: £4

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Toddler Bop-A-Roo (Mini Movers and Makers)

Jump, hop and bounce to our eclectic music collection! The music will stimulate your children to shake, wiggle and move in our music and movement class, learning new gross motor skills.

Tuesdays, 11.15 – 12.00pm

6 – 12 months: £2.10
12 months – 5 years: £4.10
6 – 12 months + 12 months – 5 years: £5.20

Please note, we recommend booking these sessions in advance where possible on 01242 528764.

Family Soft Play Party (Mini Movers and Makers)

Dive right into our weekly Soft Play Party with a bouncy castle and stimulation circuit with plenty of fun and games alongside. Our ever popular sessions draws children from all over Cheltenham ensuring your little one’s social skills are developed. This is a weekly favourite at Leisure at Cheltenham!

Fridays, 10.30 – 11.15am

6 – 12 months: £2.10
12 months – 5 years: £4.10
6 – 12 months + 12 months – 5 years: £5.20

Please note, we recommend booking these sessions in advance where possible on 01242 528764.

 

Please note, we recommend booking these sessions in advance where possible on 01242 528764.

Family Swim Swim Family Family Swim Sessions

Parent and Toddler sessions

These sessions are specifically put on to ensure parents have a relaxed environment with their child.

We only allow children up to the age of 5 with ratios of 2 children 0-5 to one adult.

The sessions take place in our Teaching Pool

Times

Monday  11:30 – 12:30
Wednesday 12:00 – 13:30
Thursday 12:00 – 13:30
Friday 11:30 – 13:30

 

Weekend Family Fun Sessions

During our weekend family fun sessions we provide big floats and  small floatable foam boats that toddlers can pretend to sail.  Toys are available in both our main and teaching pools.

Times

Our weekend fun sessions take place:

Saturday and Sunday 13:00-15:00.

Swim info Kids Parties

Organising a children’s party can often be a messy and costly experience. At Leisure at Cheltenham we have the perfect answer – we’ll organise it for you!

Our birthday parties have been carefully devised to ensure that every child has an action packed and enjoyable time, filled with fun and games. We provide a happy, caring and safe environment for everyone. Our experienced staff are trained to cope with any eventuality, so you can be sure your children are in safe hands.

Members also get up to 20% off! Even more reason to team up with leisure at cheltenham.

The sections below will provide information on all the parties we have on offer.

To enquire about organising a party, please call us on 01242 528 764 or you can find our online enquiry form at the bottom on this page.

Party Party Under 7's Parties

Pool Party

Exclusive use Pool Party (Teaching Pool)

Pool parties offer exclusive use of the teaching pool. Fun and games for a whole hour, with use of play floats, balls and toys.

  • Pool depth 0.6M – 1.2M
  • Maximum 30 bathers including adults
  • Under 8s must be accompanied in the water by an adult (over 16)
  • Bookings avaliable  Saturdays 16:00 – 17:00 or 17:00 – 18:00 and Sundays 16:00 – 17:00 or 18:00 – 19:00.

Please note the pool ratio for Splash parties:

Pool ratio:

  • U8’s 1 adult to 7 able swimmers
  • U8’s 1 adult to 3 non swimmers
  • 0-3 yrs 1-2-1 with adult
  • £85.00

Soft Play Party

Soft play parties are suitable for under 7s. Come and play on our soft play equipment or bounce away on our bouncy castle. Enjoy an hour’s worth of fun in our sports hall. Supervised by a leisure assistant but parental supervision is required to help support the children.

  • Maximum number: 18
  • Soft play parties are available at various times most weekends
  • Its recommended to bring a CD along to this party with your child’s favorite music on
  • £60.00

Go-Kart Party

Ages 4-9yrs
Max 12-16 Children

The Go -Kart Party delights children with their first real driving experience.

The electric powered Go-Karts travel between 3 and 6 mph, with lights accurate steering, the carts have smooth controls that youngsters find driving extremely easy.

All children receive a safe driver award and a special trophy is awarded at the end to the birthday child.

For more information and availability please call Mel directly on 01993 841337 or click here

Archery

….try something a little different, an Olympic Sport, that is quick and easy to learn, but difficult to master!

Ages 5-6yrs Adapted Kit (strictly these ages only)

Price – £97.00

Young ones will have a tailored session in a safe and fun environment, where they will learn basic technique through practice and experience team and individual competitions.

Trophy/Medal for the winner

Inclusive for all abilities, coaches to trained to work participants with special needs.

For more information please click here

 

Party Party Over 7's Parties

Pool Party

Exclusive use Pool Party (Teaching Pool)

Pool parties offer exclusive use of the teaching pool. Fun and games for a whole hour, with use of play floats, balls and toys.

  • Pool depth 0.6M – 1.2M
  • Maximum 30 bathers including adults
  • Under 8s must be accompanied in the water by an adult (over 16)
  • Bookings avaliable  Saturdays 16:00 – 17:00 or 17:00 – 18:00 and Sundays 16:00 – 17:00 or 18:00 – 19:00.

Please note the pool ratio for Splash parties:

Pool ratio:

  • U8’s 1 adult to 7 able swimmers
  • U8’s 1 adult to 3 non swimmers
  • 0-3 yrs 1-2-1 with adult
  • £85.00

Sports Party 

Sports parties are ideal for children seven years and over. The parties offer one hour of sports fun in half of our sports hall supervised by a leisure assistant. Maximum number of young people is 20.

  • Choose from football, basketball, rounders, Uni hoc, benchball, dodgeball or a combination of these. Equipment is provided
  • Sports parties are available at various times most weekends
  • Add an extra to your party with a bouncy castle which is suitable for any party goer up to 1.8 metres in height
  • Cost: £70.00

You have the option of booking 2 sport activities for the hour or 1 activity and the bouncy castle*

Go-Kart Party

Ages 4-9yrs
Max 12-16 Children

The Go -Kart Party delights children with their first real driving experience. The electric powered Go-Karts travel between 3 and 6 mph, with lights accurate steering, the carts have smooth controls that youngsters find driving extremely easy. All children receive a safe driver award and a special trophy is awarded at the end to the birthday child.

For more information and availability please call Mel directly on 01993 841337 or click here

Archery

….try something a little different, an Olympic Sport, that is quick and easy to learn, but difficult to master!

Ages 7+ yrs (strictly no younger ages – parties cannot be mixed due to equipment needed)

Price – £97:00

Your young ones will have a tailored session in a safe and fun environment, where they will learn basic technique through practice and experience team and individual competitions.

Inclusive for all abilities, coaches to trained to work participants with special needs.

Trophy/Medal for the winner.

For more information please click here

 

Swim info Birthday Party Enquiry Form

Birthday Party Enquiry Form

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Party Party Birthday party food

Please use this form to book your party food with the café. This can be done 7days or more in advance. Please call the café if your booking falls within 7days on 01242 387434to see if we have space.

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