LOCAL youth groups are promising an ‘eggcellent’ time for young people in North East Lincolnshire this Easter with a range of affordable, fun activities taking place in Grimsby, Cleethorpes and Immingham.
Youth Partnership – North East Lincs features eight youth focussed organisations and they have come together to put on a range of different activities for young people aged 8-19 to try during the Easter holidays.
The activities come on the back of a successful February half-term period where the partnership held several activities across the borough, including archery, boxing, climbing wall and a roller disco.
This time there are even more activities planned, including the aforementioned, as well as a session at a skate park, clay pigeon shooting and much, much more.
Penny Thompson is Senior Community Organiser for YMCA Humber, one of the organisations involved with the partnership, and she spoke about the hopes for an exciting Easter period.
She said: “The feedback we received from our half-term activities was very positive, so we decided to run further activities during the Easter holidays.
“Our previous community consultations with young people have fed into the activities that are being provided and we have tried to cover most of the areas across North East Lincolnshire.
“But the main aim is to provide young people with the opportunity to see what activities they are able to do on a regular basis and ensuring that they are at affordable prices.”
The full list of events and venues is:
29th March – Roller Disco, Cleethorpes Leisure Centre | 1pm-3pm
29th March – Wall Climbing, Ghetto Park, Freeman Street, Grimsby | 2pm-4pm
29th March – Clay Pigeon Shooting, Grange Community Centre | 3pm-4pm
31st March – Wall Climbing, Ghetto Park, Freeman Street, Grimsby | 2pm-4pm
1st April – Trampoline, Oasis Academy Wintringham, Weelsby Avenue, Grimsby | 1pm-2pm
1st April – Boxing, Fusion Gym, Ladysmith Road, Grimsby | 4pm-5pm
4th April – Cheerleading, Centre4, Wooton Road, Grimsby | 2pm-3pm
6th April – Skate Park, Ghetto Park, Freeman Street, Grimsby | 2pm-4pm
7th April – Archery, Oasis Academy Immingham | 1pm-2pm
7th April – Junior Gym, Cleethorpes Leisure Centre | 2pm-3pm
8th April – Clay Pigeon Shooting, West Marsh Community Centre | 2pm-3pm
Activities are aimed at 8-19-year-olds and there is a small cost associated with each activity.
Organisers are encouraging anyone interested to book early to avoid disappointment.
To book online, please visit https://ypnel-easter.eventbrite.co.uk or for further information call (01472) 608 305.