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Activities for children and young people


s e m e h c s Play Monday 23 July – Friday 24 August 8.30am – 5pm Weekdays

Receptio n to Year 6

Maple Cross School, Maple Cross WD3 9SS Monday 23 July – Friday 17 August

Tanners Wood School, Abbots Langley WD5 0LG Monday 30 July – Friday 24 August

Yorke Mead School, Croxley Green WD3 3PX Monday 30 July – Friday 24 August Three Rivers Residents £20 per day Non-residents £25 per day Holiday Referral Scheme places available*

Disability a w a re n e s s

Holiday Referral Scheme

Holiday Referral Scheme* Referral spaces available at ÂŁ5 or ÂŁ8 per day. You may be able to access a number of playschemes in Three Rivers at a reduced rate. For further information contact Leisure on 01923 776611 or visit One to ones

If your child requires one to one support, you must call 01923 776611 to book and we will do our best to arrange this support for your child. One to one spaces are limited, therefore spaces will only be offered based on availability.

Childcare Voucher Schemes:

We use a number of childcare voucher schemes. Visit for the schemes that we accept. Places will be confirmed once payment has been received.

Ofsted registration numbers:

Tanners Wood (EY557676), Maple Cross (EY413138), Yorke Mead (130624)

Our cancellation & refund policy

If you would like to change a booking to an alternative date (non-transferrable between holidays), we will do our best to accommodate your request. Bookings cannot be changed between children or families. Refunds will only be issued on medical grounds, supported by a letter from your Doctor; these will be reviewed on a case by case basis.

Cancellations must be sent by email to

If your child/ren is unable to attend on a particular day you must contact Three Rivers District Council on 01923 776611 by 9am on that day so that the place can be allocated to the next person on the waiting list. Failure to do so will result in a restriction to book onto future schemes.

To book visit

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Leavesden Country Park

Meet by the children’s play area, off College Road, Abbots Langley WD5 0NX

Butterfly Walk Sunday 17 June 1pm – 3pm

Butterfly Walk Sunday 22 July 1pm – 3pm

Bat Walk



Sunday 23 September 6.45pm – 8.15pm

To book any of these events visit:

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Rickmansworth Aquadrome

Meet by the Café in the Park, Frogmoor Lane, Rickmansworth, WD3 1NB.

We’re going on a bug hunt Sunday 24 June 1pm – 3pm

Wildlife Safari Sunday 22 July 10am – 12noon

Buggy bugs

Wednesday 8 August 10am – 12noon

Bat Walk

Sunday 16 September 6.45pm – 8.15pm



For further information call 01923 776611

Adventurous FREE Play Ages 5-16

Monday 30 July - Friday 31 August (no sessions on Bank Holiday Monday 27 August) 1pm - 3pm






South Oxhey Playing am Fields Off Ashburnh Drive WD19 7PU m Meet by the Ashburnha Drive enterance

4pm - 6pm

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Maple Cross School 9SS Rickmansworth Denham Way WD3 e om dr ua gro Aq hool unds 1NB Meet on the sc Frogmoor Lane WD3 in front Meet at the grass area of the café

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Croxley Hall Woods S Harvey Road WD3 3B ian str de Meet by the pe ad entrance on Harvey Ro nds Manor House Grou 0BU D5 Abbots Langley W a are Meet by the skate South Oxhey Playing am Fields Off Ashburnh U 7P 9 D1 W Drive m Meet by the Ashburnha Drive enterance

COME AND. . . Create woodland crafts, swing from a tree, scavenge for bugs, fish for treasure, river dip . . . and much more! FREE activiti es

and *Come to our building our by sculpting sessions led den Play Rangers at Leaves ys da Country Park on Tues 10am -12noon Disability a w a re n e s s

For more information visit or call 01923 776611

Photogra Picture yourself having a go this summer! Join professional photographer Pete Stevens on one of our relaxed photography walks taking place across the district

All you need is a digital camera, smartphone or tablet and your imagination!

Wednesday 25 July

Saturday 11 August

Chorleywood House Grounds, WD3 5SL

Rickmansworth Aquadrome, WD3 1NB

Tuesday 31 July

Wednesday 15 August

Leavesden Country Park, WD5 0NX b l

Leavesden Country Park, WD5 0NX b l

Tuesday 7 August

Wednesday 22 August

Oxhey Woods Sculpture Trail, HA6 3EX

Chorleywood House Grounds, WD3 5SL

10am - 1pm

1pm - 4pm

10.30am - 1pm


1pm - 4pm

1pm - 4pm

b l Meet our Park Ranger on some of the walks and learn more about the local wildlife and landscapes!

phy WalkS “Just want to say that I thoroughly enjoyed the walk, it was relaxed, friendly and fun.”

Aquadrome walk, Autumn 2017

“We enjoyed this course so much we went back with the rest of the family another day!” s

Chorleywood House Ground walk, Easter 2017

Capture scenery, nature, wildlife and more on a relaxed photography walk Learn techniques such as basic composition, resolution and how to use lighting

Suitable for all ages and abilities

(children under 11 must be accompanied by an adult) Single and group bookings are welcomed, however spaces must be booked in advance


Have your work featured in an online art gallery Enter your photos into a ‘best snap’ competition

For information and booking visit

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Rickmansworth School Pool

Public swim times available during school holidays

Monday 23 July to Friday 31 August 2018 10.30am - 2.30pm For more details and for other holiday swim dates and times visit:



Under 19s can swim for FREE on selected days and times. Offer is open to Three Rivers residents only. Advance registration is required. Admission is subject to availability.

Sir James Altham Swimming Pool 020 8421 0211

Little Oxhey Lane, South Oxhey WD19 6FW Tuesdays and Thursdays: 12noon - 3pm

William Penn Leisure Centre 01923 771050

Shepherds Lane, Mill End WD3 8JN Wednesdays and Thursdays: 9am - 12noon 3.30pm - 6.30pm

Watford Leisure Centre Woodside 01923 892710 (in the main pool)

Horseshoe Lane, Watford WD25 7HH Tuesdays: Thursdays: 6.30am - 9.30am 6.30am - 9.30am 10.30am - 1pm 10.30am - 1pm 4pm - 7pm 3pm - 8.30pm 8.30pm - 10pm

Rickmansworth School Pool 01923 726924

Scots Hill, Rickmansworth WD3 3AQ Wednesdays and Fridays: 12.30pm - 1.30pm

FREEgym 11-16 year olds*

Monday 30 July – Friday 31 August 2018

YMCA Woodlands 01923 662222 *11-16 year olds

Leavesden Country Park, College Road, Abbots Langley WD5 0GN Mondays 12noon - 1pm Wednesdays 12noon - 1pm

The Centre 020 8428 4954 *11-15 year olds

Gosforth Lane, South Oxhey WD19 7AX Fridays 10am - 4pm

William Penn Leisure Centre 01923 771050 *12-15 year olds Shepherds Lane, Mill End WD3 8JN Fridays 10am - 4pm

Watford Leisure Centre Woodside 01923 892710 *11-15 year olds Horseshoe Lane, Garston WD25 7HH Tuesdays 2pm - 4pm Thursdays 2pm - 4pm

Offer is open to Three Rivers residents only. Pre-book your free induction with your chosen leisure centre. Once you have completed your induction, simply turn up during the specified day and times. Admission is subject to availability.

Ages 1o -14

Monday 30 July to Friday 17 August

10am - 4pm

225 Baldwins Lane WD3 3LH (Croxley Green Baptist Church) Fun ac tivities from sports, dance, arts & crafts

and everyt hing in be tween To find out more and to book visit

Disability a w a re n e s s

ÂŁ10 per day

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Three Rivers District Council

Holiday Referral Scheme

Are you a Three Rivers Resident? Do you meet one of the following criteria? Receive benefits that support your family

(such as Income Support, Employment Support Allowance, Job Seekers Allowance and Working Tax Credits)

Have a professional working with your family

(such as a Social Worker, Health Visitor, Children’s Centre Outreach Worker etc.)

You could be entitled to receive a reduced price for your child’s place at any of our holiday clubs offering this scheme Please call 01923 776611 or visit for more information or to find out which holiday clubs you can choose from

Holiday Referral Scheme

THE AR T BOX summer activities for 11-16 year olds If you are aged between 11 and 16 and looking for fun ways to fill your summer break then join us for The Art Box!

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Led by industry professionals, there will be a variety of sessions exploring different art forms, taking place across the district

For more information and for booking visit or call 01923 776611


SKATEBOARD and SCOOTER hire available

The park is supervised between

Saturday 28 July to Sunday 26 August from 10am -7pm

The park only runs supervised sessions during the summer holidays. The Skate Park will be closed in bad weather. . All under 8s must be supervised by an adult. All under 18s must wear cycle or skate helmets. Helmets can be loaned for a refundable deposit of ÂŁ5 from ticket office during supervised sessions.

General enquiries 01923 776611

Skate Park information telephone: 07970 545082 (only in use during supervised sessions)

Other skating facilities: King George V in Mill End, Manor House Grounds in Abbots Langley, Scotsbridge Playing Fields in Rickmansworth, Oxhey Playing Fields in South Oxhey and Romilly Drive Playing Fields in Carpenders Park

Croxley Skate Camp


per day 10am - 2pm

6 August - 10 August 20 August - 24 August

2 weeks of skate lessons for children over 5 will be running this summer at Croxley Skate Park Young people can come and learn how to skateboard with Croxley skate camps. All abilities welcome, please bring a packed lunch and a drink.

To book visit or email Please note: Sessions will be cancelled if it’s raining, or the ground is very wet.


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Scooter Jam Friday 17 August Skate Jam Saturday 18 August BMX Jam + Stunt air bag

Sunday 19 August


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get active Yoga Tai Chi Tennis Boxercise Learn to Run Nordic Walking plus more! For more information email or call 01923 776611

Coming to a park near you!

Mental Health Physical Activity Referral Scheme If you are a Watford or Three Rivers resident, living with a mild-moderate mental health condition, request a referral from your local Health Professional or Mental Health Charity Worker to access this 12 week scheme to help improve your well-being.

‘Be more mindful of your health’

For more information contact the Scheme Coordinator: email: or call 01923 776611

SUMMER FILMS A Solo: A Star Wars Story Wednesday 18 July 2pm, 5pm & 8pm


During an adventure into a BO £ dark criminal underworld, adults Han Solo meets his future £ co-pilot Chewbacca and encounters Lando Calrissian children g ket bookin years before joining the £1 per ticap s fee plie Rebellion.

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Sherlock Gnomes Monday 30 July 11am, 2pm & 5pm Garden gnomes, Gnomeo & Juliet, recruit renowned detective Sherlock Gnomes to investigate the mysterious disappearance of other garden ornaments.




£ 3.50 children

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A Wrinkle in Time Wednesday 8 August 11am, 2pm & 5pm

After the disappearance of BOOK NOW her scientist father, three £ adults peculiar beings send Meg, £ her brother, and her friend children to space in order to find him. £1 per ticket booking

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T WAT E R S M E E T Incredibles 2 Friday 31 August 11am, 2pm & 5pm Bob Parr (Mr. Incredible) is left to care for Jack while Helen (Elastigirl) is out saving the world.




£ 3.50 children

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n the children are back at school – … and one for the grown ups whe w parents 11am, (a special screening to allo Mamma Mia on 7 September at ool pick up), 2pm & 8pm. to see the film and still make the sch

Mamma Mia Friday 7 September* 11am, 2pm & 8pm In this sequel to Mamma Mia!, Sophie learns about her mother’s past while pregnant herself. * To be confirmed

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Free 2km timed run for 4-14 year olds

Every Sunday 9am

Leavesden Country Park WD5 0NX


Local tennis coaching for all abilities

Saturdays South Oxhey 10am -11am Ages 4-10



10.30am -11.30am Ages 4-10


South Oxhey 11am -12noon Ages 11+


NO Scotsbridge Playing Fields BOOKIN Park Road, Rickmansworth WD3 1AT REQUIR G South Oxhey Playing Fields ED, TURNmorning Fun tennis related games at Scottsbridge playing fields, every Saturday – 11:30 UP 10:30    Green Lane, South Oxhey WD19 4LT & •  PLAY •  • • • •

01923 776611

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AGES 3-6 (Nursery – School Year I)

20th-24th August

AGES 6-I8 (School Years 2–I3)

20th-25th August • • • •

Sing Dance Act West End Workshops • End-of week Showcase ...and more

For full information and to book your place visit

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IN THREE RIVERS June - August 2018



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r e g n a R Park e c n e i r e exp Fully supervised Park Rangers sessions for children

Leavesden Country Park

Meet by the children’s play area, off College Road, Abbots Langley WD5 0NX Become a Park Ranger and help us care for our park and its wildlife. We will be patrolling through Leavesden Country Park, surveying its wildlife and reporting back all that we have discovered.

Mini Rangers 5-7 year olds Thursday 2 August 10am - 11.30am

Bring binoculars if you have them!

Young Rangers 8-10 year olds Thursday 2 August 1pm - 2.30pm

To book visit For further information call 01923 776611




Activities for people with a disability

Disability a w a re n e s s

Summer 2018  

Summer activities and events from the Three Rivers District Council Leisure team and partners.

Summer 2018  

Summer activities and events from the Three Rivers District Council Leisure team and partners.