Please note: These sessions are only open to those who have pre-booked and unfortunately there are no places left.

In partnership with Newry, Mourne and Down District Council, PlayBoard is delighted to offer a FREE play programme to children within the community.

This programme provides children in the Newry, Mourne and Down District Council area with the opportunity to create positive relationships through play. These FREE sessions will include loose parts, arts & crafts, den building, team games and much more, and are open to children aged 4 to 11 years.

The play sessions take place in seven locations, Monday to Friday on the dates below. Sessions run in the mornings (9:30am – 12:30pm) and afternoons (1:30 – 4:30pm). Please select your location from the list below and whether you would like to register for the morning or afternoon sessions. When you click the link you will be taken to the booking form for your session.

Children who register to attend MUST commit to attending ALL five weekly sessions. Children will receive a certificate and goodie bag once they attend all sessions.

DATELOCATIONMORNINGS (9:30am – 12:30pm)AFTERNOONS (1:30 – 4:30pm)
4 – 8 JulyBridge Community Centre, KillyleaghFULLY BOOKEDFULLY BOOKED
18 – 22 JulyNewry Leisure CentreFULLY BOOKEDFULLY BOOKED
25 – 29 JulyKilkeel Leisure CentreFULLY BOOKEDFULLY BOOKED
1 – 5 AugustDown Leisure Centre, DownpatrickFULLY BOOKEDFULLY BOOKED
8 – 12 AugustBessbrook Community CentreFULLY BOOKEDFULLY BOOKED
15 – 19 AugustCastlewellan Community CentreFULLY BOOKEDFULLY BOOKED
22 – 26 AugustKilbroney Forest ParkFULLY BOOKEDFULLY BOOKED

NB – Please read the information below before you proceed with your booking:

These are outdoor sessions and will run regardless of the weather (sessions may move indoors in the case of extreme weather). Children should bring/wear appropriate clothing such as raincoats and bring sun cream if appropriate (this is the parent/carer responsibility).

Children must be independent regarding toileting and parents/carers should supply a drink and snack for mid point in the session.

Places are limited to 15 children per session and allocated on a first come, first served basis. Once registered you will receive an automatic email confirmation. If you have any enquiries please email rebecca.smith@playboard.co.uk

A project supported by the European Union’s PEACE IV Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB).