There is SO MUCH Christmas Holiday fun happening right across Wigan Youth Zone! We work tirelessly so that children and young people can access fun activities, hot food, and trips out! Please read on for more information on what’s going on!
WHAT’S ON AT WIGAN YOUTH ZONE?!
Wigan Youth Zone is open 7 days a week, offering sessions for young people every weeknight, weekend, and school holidays. With more than twenty activities happening every day on the site and across Wigan & Leigh, every young person aged 8–19 (up to 25 with additional needs) can find their place at Wigan Youth Zone!
So, what’s coming up?!
- Junior Christmas Party 11am – 3pm
- Senior Christmas Party 4 pm – 9m
- Family Christmas Appeal
Wigan Youth Zone is closed on the following dates
- 9th of December
- 24th – 28th of December
- 31st December – 3rd January
FESTIVE FREE ENTRY!
Throughout December, come to our sessions in Christmas attire and gain free entry! It can be anything from a costume, Christmas headband, or even just some sparkle! OR ‘bring a tin to get in which allows you free entry by donating to our Christmas Appeal.
WINTER WONDERLAND HOLIDAY CLUB!
Dig out your Christmas jumpers, and get ready for some festive fun!
Our Winter Wonderland club is guaranteed to be packed full of fun activities to help you get into the Christmas Spirit. The cost for the Holiday Club is £12 per day and includes breakfast, lunch, and a snack. We do have funding available for those in receipt of free school meals. Contact
firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
MEMBERS XMAS PARTY!
On Saturday 18th December, we will be hosting separate Junior and
Senior Christmas Parties. Come and celebrate with us! We will have inflatables, Christmas crafts, karaoke and so much more!
IT’S A MERRY RECMAS!
Our amazing Rec Team is Celebrating Christmas this year with 12 days of Recmas by giving out daily prizes for those who take part in festive challenges!
All of our sessions leading up to Christmas will have a range of party games, such as musical bumps, musical statues, and even party dancing in our Rec Area.
ARCADE CLUB SUNDAYS!
Join Gary for gaming, coding, Minecraft and Roblox sessions and even Arcade Machine competitions!
GET FIT WITH US!
Our gym is open for our members to use! We also will have a variety of sports including football, basketball, badminton and even our 10.5m rock climbing wall.
ROLLER RINK ON SATURDAYS!
Every Saturday, we will be turning our sports hall into an indoor roller rink! All safety equipment will be provided, such as helmets and knee pads.
Our hub is being completely transformed, including new paint colours on the walls, new furniture, and more, keep your eyes peeled for the grand opening in the near future!
If you’re looking for an opportunity to give back to your local community and provide invaluable support for young people in Wigan and Leigh, become a volunteer with us! Email email@example.com for more information. For more information on any of the above events please call reception on 01942 612061 or check out our website – www.wiganyouthzone.org
Wigan Youth Zone is also on the hunt for Secret Santa to help give vulnerable young people and families the Christmas they deserve. Last year, the community of Wigan and Leigh helped raise over £10,000 which enabled the charity to support over 330 children, young people, and families across Wigan and Leigh. You too can support people in need by clicking here.
There are different ways to donate to the Mission Christmas appeal, including:
- Donate a present to a young person (any age and gender)
- Donate selection boxes and non-perishable household items (items can be dropped off at the Youth Zone)
- Donate to via Wigan Youth Zone’s Website by becoming a Secret Santa, you can help bring food, joy and a Christmas to remember for hundreds of vulnerable people. https://www.wiganyouthzone.org/support-us/donate-this-christmas/