Community Development Clubs

There are still some spaces available at our Play Clubs (Primary age – P1 to P7 inclusive). Additional in-person registration sessions have been arranged for week beginning Monday 27 September 2021.

Registration session details are below:

West Winds Community Centre, Newtownards - Monday 27 September 2021 at 3.30pm

Redburn Community Centre - Tuesday 28 September 2021 at 3.30pm & Thursday 30 September 2021 at 3.30pm

Green Road Play Club, Green Road, Conlig - Thursday 30 September 2021 at 5.30pm

Skipperstone Play Club, Skipperstone Road, Bangor - Friday 1 October 2021 at 5.30pm

Club activities include arts & crafts, board games, team games, etc. Council clubs are free and places are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

The Community Development team runs a wide range of clubs, helping people to engage and learn together. We are delighted that we will to be able to provide services once again across the Borough, starting in September 2021. 

  • Play Clubs (Primary School Age) 
  • Youth (Secondary School Age)
  • Additional Needs (Hamilton Hub Disco) 
  • Family (Parents & Toddlers) 
  • Older People 

This year, we trialled a brand-new online application process which we hope made it easier for people to register for our clubs. Online registration has now closed.

Please note that places are allocated on a first come, first serve basis. 

Proof of child’s date of birth and address will need to be presented to staff on the first night of the club your child is attending. 

All Council run clubs are free.

For more information please contact 0300 013 3333 using extensions 40347, 40348, 40344.

The Clubs Timetable, including programme dates, is below.  A PDF of the calendar can also be downloaded below: to print off if required.

Community Programmes September 2021 – June 2022 

Older People  
     

Monday  

13.00 – 14.00 Holywood 55+ Lunch Supported independent group  Redburn Community Centre 

Monday 

14.00- 16.00 

Holywood 55+ Supported independent group 

Redburn Community Centre

Tuesday  

13.00- 14.00  Holywood 55+ Lunch Supported independent group 

Queens Hall Holywood 

Tuesday  

14.00-16.00 

Holywood 55+  Supported independent group 

Queens Hall  Holywood 

       
Family Work * Parent & Toddler        

Tuesday 

10.00-12.00 

Parent & Toddler  Supported independent group 

Redburn Community Centre 

Tuesday  

10.30 – 12.30  Parent & Toddler  Kilcooley Community Centre 

Thursday 

10.00-12.00 

Parent & Toddler  Supported independent group 

Redburn Community Centre 
       
Play Work (afternoon – evening)       

Monday 

15.30-17.00  P1-P4  West Winds Community Centre 

Tuesday  

15.30-17.30 

P1-P4  Redburn Community Centre 

Thursday  

15.30-17.30  P1-P7  Redburn Community Centre 

Monday  

17.30- 19.30 

P1-P7 

George Green Community Centre

Wednesday 

18.00-20.00  P1-P7  Kilcooley Community Centre 

Thursday 

17.30-19.30  P1-P7  Green Road Community Centre 

Friday 

18.00-20.00 

P1-P7 

Skipperstone Community Centre
       
Youth Work        

Monday 

18.30-20.30 

Girls Group  P7-16 years 

Redburn Community Centre 

Thursday 

18.30-20.30 

Redburn Youth Group P7-16 years  

Supported independent group

Redburn Community Centre
       

Additional Needs  

     

Monday 

19.00-21.00  Hub Disco  Hamilton Road Community Hub 
   
Key Dates  

 Programme Delivery (Term 1) 

Monday 20 September – Friday 22 October 2021 

Halloween Break 

Monday 25 October – Friday 29 November 2021 

Programme Delivery (Term 1) 

Monday 1 November – Friday 17 December 2021 

Christmas Break 

Monday 20 December – Friday 07 January 2022 

Programme Delivery (Term 2) 

Monday 10 January – Friday 18 February 2022 

Half Term Closure 

Monday 21 February – Friday 25 February 2022 

Programme Delivery (Term 2) 

Monday 28 February – Friday 15 April 2022

Easter Break 

Monday 18 April – Friday 22 April 2022 

 Programme Delivery (Term 3) 

Monday 25 April – Friday 10 June 2022