kids holiday activities

Melbourn Sports Centre is committed to offering fun, exciting children's holiday courses and activities to help improve health and fitness amongst young people.

We offer a wide variety of courses during half term and the summer holidays for children aged 5 - 13 years. We also run an activity playscheme for children aged 5 - 13 years in half term, Easter, the Summer holidays and the Christmas holidays.

All our activities are offered on a first come first served basis.

If you are interested in booking your child onto one of our holiday activities, please complete an application form or call us on 01763 263313.  



Info about our activities.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only take children on full days from 5 years and above.

Unforatuately due to Covid restrictions we are currently unable to offer half days (4 hours maximum) to children who are in reception year at full-time school. The daytime options are usually 08.30 - 12.30 or 13.30 - 17.30.

Holiday Club

Kids Factor holiday club

HOLIDAY PLAYSCHEME (Daily or Weekly bookings available)

Let us entertain your child this Half term with our Ofsted registered Play Scheme. We’ll amuse, encourage and tire them in a fun packed day(s), that will include art & crafts, fun games & swimming, all with a Halloween theme, so they're bound to have a frightening good time! Give us a call now on 01763 263313 or email to get booked on.


  • Packed lunch, including water bottle that we are able to replenish
  • Suitable clothes/shoes for active games
  • Swimming kit and towel
  • Fancy Dress is optional!
  • Lots of enthusiasm
  • Christmas Playscheme Booking - Coming Soon!

    08.30 - 17.30

  • Age group: 5 years plus
  • Members Price

    £24.00 pp per day

    Non Members Price

    £27.00pp per day

    As an Ofsted registered Playscheme we are authorised to take childcare vouchers.

    Swimming Crash Course

    Swimming crash course


    This 5 day crash course are ideal for children either just starting on lessons or those finding it difficult to progress to the next level.

    Monday 25th October - Friday 29th October, 2021

    Time: See groups below

    Price: Members £23.75 / Non Members £28.75

    10.30 – 11.00 / 11.40 – 12.10

    RED stage 1a/b (Shallow) – RED Stage 1a/1b – Entrants to this class may be using armbands and will be learning basic movement skills and water confidence. Ideal for children at full time school who have had little water experience or are weak swimmers.

    11.05 – 11.35

    ORANGE stage 2 / YELLOW stage 3a (Shallow) – Entrants to this class will be water confident and capable of independent movement with/without aids. They will be able to demonstrate basic floatation skills and have the ability to swim 5 - 8 metres, all without aids.

    10.30 – 11.00

    YELLOW stage 3b / GREEN stage 4a (Deep) – Suitable for confident swimmers who can swim comfortable in deep water over a distance of 2 width (15-20m) without aids. Lesson will take place out of swimmers depth.

    11.05 – 11.35

    GREEN stage 4b / BLUE stage 5 (3/4 Depth) Entrants to this class will be able to show all three basic strokes with breath control and a good understanding of basic technique.


    To book then please call us on 01763 263313 or email