School holidays - what's on in Sandwell?
There are plenty of fun things to do in Sandwell during the Summer school holidays to stop your little ones getting bored! (Monday 21 July - Sunday 31 August 2014).
These pages are updated on a regular basis.
School holiday planner
Use our school holiday planner to find out what fun activities and events are happening each day.
We have also got a calendar of activities and events that are happening for children with disabilities and their families.
Find here a list of holiday playschemes that are available throughout Sandwell during the summer holidays.
If you need a childcare place or playscheme during the school holidays for your child/children contact Sandwell Family Information Service by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 0121 569 4914.
Other things to do in Sandwell during the school holidays
Children aged 16 and under who live in Sandwell can swim for free at our leisure centres during the summer holidays. You must sign up for free swimming before you visit.
You can register online to swim for free at Sandwell Leisure Trust centres. For free swimming at West Bromwich Leisure Centre you must register at reception.
You can search the Just Youth website for things for 11 to 19-year-olds to do across Sandwell - including youth clubs, sports sessions and visits from the Youth Bus.
Sandwell Valley has a free adventure playground - the biggest playground in the borough - as well as the High Ropes aerial adventure course. We now have a cycle shop where you can hire bikes. Check out Valley Cycles.
There's plenty to do throughout the summer at our museums.
And don't forget to visit Sandwell's parks and facilities - including the skate parks at Lightwoods Park in Bearwood and Brunswick Park in Wednesbury.
Whether it's playing sport, taking coached activities or joining in fun sessions to splash about and enjoy time with your friends, Sandwell Leisure Trust has something for you.