School Holidays

Every School Holiday we open our adventure playground to children and Young People aged 8-16 years to come and play every afternoon Monday to Thursday. The focus is on free play with the children and young people encouraged to explore the playground and the resources available with support from our team of youth and play workers. Optional activities include 

  • Cooking on the open fire 
  • Roller-skating, skate boarding, bikes and go karts 
  • Water play (water fights, water slide making, use of our paddling pool) 
  • Woodwork – build ramps and toys with our workbench and tools 
  • Sports including table tennis, pool, table football, dodge ball, swing ball, hockey, rounders and much more 
  • Arts and crafts activities  
  • Gardening building and maintaining our pond, growing wildflowers, vegetables and herbs. 

We offer a free hot lunch and plenty of healthy (often made by the young people) snacks throughout the afternoon. We also offer occasional trips out based on the interests of the children and young people attending. Children must register by completing a registration form and book by contacting youth@high-trees.org 

Interested in this activity?

Get in touch now

Call or email us at
youth@hightrees.org
020 8674 3975

Activities on offer

Play

After school until 7pm Monday to Thursday or on Saturday afternoons for ages 8+. Join us for team games, explore our adventure playground, get messy with arts and crafts or sensory activities, help develop our nature garden or chill out with your friends. 

Study

After school until 5:00 pm Monday to Thursday access our laptops, printer and arts and crafts resources to complete your homework. Our youth workers are always ready to give you a hand or get what you need to get your work done in a relaxing and supportive environment. 

Youth

After school until 7pm Monday to Thursday or on Saturday afternoons for ages 8-16 years. Join us for table tennis, pool, computer games, sports sessions, learn some bike maintenance, hang out or cook a meal for your friends. 

Coaching

Get 1:1 support from our youth coaches, learn more about yourself, develop new skills and improve your confidence. With fun games we work with you to explore your personal strengths and core values to help you grow in confidence, build your self-esteem and explore self-limiting beliefs that prevent you from moving forward. 

School Holidays

Monday to Thursday afternoon during school holidays for ages 8-16 come and hang out at the playground, learn to roller-skate, use our go karts, build a campfire, skateboard, build a tepee or treehouse, make a giant water slide, come for trips out to the beach, water wipe out, trampoline park make new friends and hang out with old ones. 

Toy Library

Borrow some of our resources for a two-week period. Choose from a variety of board games, sports equipment, arts and crafts and games.