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Bikeability Training - February Half Term 2017

21st Feb 2017

Bikeability is 'Cycling Proficiency' for the 21st century, designed to give young people the skills and confidence to ride safely on today's roads. 

Bikeability courses are running during February half term as detailed below. Children need to be able to ride a bicycle before attending.

Level 1: training for pupils in years 3, 4 and 5:
This training teaches basic cycle control skills in a safe environment away from traffic.  
Monday 20th February, 9:30am-11:45am. £12 per session. Booking essential.

Level 2: training for pupils in years 5 and 6:
This training prepares students for cycling on the public highway for short journeys such as to and from to school to home.
Tuesday 21st February - Wednesday 22nd February, 9:15am-12:30pm (both days must be attended)
£20 per person. Booking essential.

Wrap around care between 8am and 6pm available for an additional charge.

For more information and booking contact Debbie: 
Email: admin@harrisacademyschoolsport.org.uk
Telephone: (01788) 812549 ext. 304

Time: 09:15 - 12:30

Location: Harris School Mellish Road, Rugby CV22 6BB

Cost: See description

Happening Today, 21st Feb 2017
February Half Term Holiday Club - Harris C of E Academy Sports Centre

Location: Harris SchoolMellish Road,
Rugby
CV22 6BB

Time: 08:00 - 18:00

Cost: See description

Children take part in various activities including netball, tag rugby, basketball, hockey and football.

Activities also include dodge ball, Quidditch, indoor rowing, circuit training, dance and more.

Prices are £12 per day, £3 for early drop off and £3 for late collection (£17 for early drop off, late collection and all day). 

Advance booking is essential as places are limited. Payment must be made in advance to secure a place.

For more information and booking contact Harris Sports Centre: 
Email: sports.centre@harriscofeacademy.org.uk Telephone: (01788) 818925

Floor One Exhibition - Rugby and District Art Society

Location: Rugby Art Gallery and MuseumLittle Elborow street,
Rugby,
CV21 3BZ

Time:

Cost: Free of Charge

Rugby and District Arts Society return with their 80th Anniversary Awards Exhibition. Mixed Media.

RAGM 120Opening times: Tuesday-Friday 10am to 5pm, Saturday 10am to 4pm (Closed on Sundays, Mondays and Bank Holidays)

For more information and booking, visit the Rugby Art Gallery and Museum website: www.ragm.co.uk
Email: ragm@rugby.gov.uk
Telephone: (01788) 533201

Facebook: Rugby Art Gallery and Museum Twitter: @RugbyGallery

Little Discoveries - Mini Explorers (21 Feb)

Location: Rugby Art Gallery and MuseumLittle Elborow street,
Rugby,
CV21 3BZ

Time: 11:00 - 12:00

Cost: Free of charge

Bring your little explorers to this sensory play session. This week will be exploring animals.

Holiday activitiesJoin in for a fun morning surrounded by a giant inflatable sculpture. There will be rhymes, sing-a-long, instruments and parachute play.

Drop In. Under 5s. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Opening times: Tuesday-Friday 10am to 5pm, Saturday 10am to 4pm (Closed on Sundays, Mondays and Bank Holidays).

For more information visit the Rugby Art Gallery and Museum website: www.ragm.co.uk
Email: ragm@rugby.gov.uk
Telephone: (01788) 533201

Facebook: Rugby Art Gallery and Museum Twitter: @RugbyGallery

NCT Family Park Walk

Location: Caldecott Park, Rugby

Time: 10:20

Cost: Free

Bring your bump, baby or child(ren) and join the NCT's walk around Caldecott Park.

Socialise, take a stroll and enjoy a cup of coffee at the Old Tool Shed Cafe (cake - optional!).

The walk starts at the park's bandstand at 10.20am on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. 

For more information, email rugby@nct.org.uk or find NCTRugby on Facebook.


Our Sporting Life

Location: Rugby Art Gallery and MuseumLittle Elborow street,
Rugby,
CV21 3BZ

Time:

Cost: Free of charge

From angling to swimming, a look back at clubs and individuals who have played a role in Rugby's sporting life.

our sporting lifeThis exhibition will include trophies, photographs, medals and programmes from the Rugby Social History Collection. The exhibition also includes 60 Years of The Valley, a celebration of Valley Sports Football Club (now known as Rugby Town).

Opening times: Tuesday-Friday 10:00-17:00, Saturday 10:00-16:00 (Closed on Sundays and Mondays)

For more information visit the Rugby Art Gallery and Museum website: www.ragm.co.uk
Email: ragm@rugby.gov.uk
Telephone: (01788) 533201

Facebook: Rugby Art Gallery and Museum Twitter: @RugbyGallery

 

Pine Cone Feeders at Ryton Pools Country Park

Location: Ryton Pools Country Park, Ryton on Dunsmore

Time: 11:00 - 12:30

Cost: £3.50 per child

Get messy having a go at making your own pine cone feeders to feed the birds in your garden during the colder weather.

Learn a little about the birds visiting your garden and have a peek to see who’s on the Ryton Pools feeders.

Booking essential 

Meet: Ryton Pools Visitor Centre.

For more information and booking, visit the Warwickshire Country Parks website: countryparks.warwickshire.gov.uk
Telephone: 024 7630 5592.

Pleasant Pastimes

Location: Percival Guildhouse, Rugby

Time: 13:30 - 15:15

Cost: Free of charge

Pleasant Pastimes offers a friendly social group where you can enjoy an afternoon listening to a guest speaker or participate in group activities.

Every Tuesday afternoon (autumn and spring term-times only).  

Last date before Christmas 29 November before restarting on 9 January.

For more information, or if you would be interested in volunteering to help run the group, call the Percival Guildhouse on (01788) 542467.

Prickly Friends (2+) at Brandon Marsh

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, RugbyBrandon CV3 3GW

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Cost: £3.50

Find out about hedgehogs and their night time lives, what do they eat? Where are they in winter? Plus make a mud hedgehog too!

Brandon Marsh use this oneAge 2+ All children must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information and booking visit the Brandon Marsh website:

Email: enquiries@wkwt.org.uk

Telephone: 02476 308 999

Sculpting the Museum

Location: Rugby Art Gallery and MuseumLittle Elborow street,
Rugby,
CV21 3BZ

Time:

Cost: Free of charge

Sculpting the Museum is a site specific response to the architecture and collections of Rugby Art Gallery and Museum.

sculpting the museumMichael Shaw has created a gigantic site-specific inflatable that will writhe around the gallery.  Michael’s approach brings new insights to Rugby Art Gallery and Museum’s building and collections, and offers audiences the possibility to engage with dynamic contemporary sculpture that puts a smile on the face. Image copyright: Michael Shaw

Opening times: Tuesday-Friday 10:00-17:00, Saturday 10:00-16:00 (Closed on Sundays and Mondays)

T: 01788 533201; Eragm@rugby.gov.uk ; Web: ragm.org.ukFacebookRugby Art Gallery and MuseumTwitter@RugbyGallery

 

Seaside Inside at the Benn Hall

Location: The Benn HallNewbold Road
Rugby CV21 2LN

Time: 11:00 - 16:00

Cost: £2 per child

Rugby Borough Council's sports and recreation team host their annual Seaside Inside event at the Benn Hall.

seaside 2017If you want to experience all the fun of the seaside without the travel, book your tickets now.

Two sessions available: 11am-1pm anjd 2pm-4pm. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Book your place online now

Find the council's sports and recreation team on Facebook - Rugby sport and leisure

Snowdrops and Hellebores at Coton Manor Gardens

Location: Coton Manor Coton
Northampton
NN6 8RQ

Time: 11:00 - 16:00

Cost: £3.50 per person

This peaceful ten acre garden occupies a hillside position extending down from the 17th Century manor house constructed of Northamptonshire stone.

The Stableyard Cafe will be open every day serving light lunches and teas. The nursery will also be open with a selection of Hellebores for sale from Chelsea Gold Medallists Harvey's Garden Plants.  

For more information visit the Coton manor website: www.cotonmanor.co.uk
Email: pasleytyler@cotonmanor.co.uk
Telephone: (01604) 740219

Terrific Trophies

Location: Rugby Art Gallery and MuseumLittle Elborow street,
Rugby,
CV21 3BZ

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Cost: Free of charge

Use the trophies on display in the ‘Our Sporting Life’ exhibition to inspire your own trophy to take home. Using recycled materials and your imagination create something worthy of a champion.

Holiday activitiesDrop in activity, all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Opening times: Tuesday-Friday 10am to 5pm, Saturday 10am to 4pm (Closed on Sundays, Mondays and Bank Holidays).

For more information visit the Rugby Art Gallery and Museum website: www.ragm.co.uk
Email: ragm@rugby.gov.uk
Telephone: (01788) 533201

Facebook: Rugby Art Gallery and Museum Twitter: @RugbyGallery

The Wurzel Bush Folk Club

Location: White Lion InnBroad Street
Brinklow
Rugby
CV23 0LN

Time: 20:00

Cost: Free admission

This is a not for profit folk club, established in 1972. No admission charged, but you are asked to make a donation.

Residents Jayne Lloyd and Dave Sampson are joined by a weekly line-up of guest acts. All singers and musicians are welcome to take part.

For more information call Dave Sampson on (01788) 832021 or e-mail dave@wurzelbush.org.uk

For a full line-up, visit the Wurzel Bush website

Winter Woodland (4+) at Brandon Marsh

Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve, RugbyBrandon CV3 3GW

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Cost: £3.50

Come on a winter adventure in the woods. It may be cold and wet but there's loads of amazing games to play and mysterious creatures to find.

Brandon Marsh use this oneAge 4+ All children must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information and booking visit the Brandon Marsh website:

Email: enquiries@wkwt.org.uk

Telephone: 02476 308 999