08: For children & young people

Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

To learn and develop drama skills, to work as part of a team, to increase confidence, self-esteem and have fun!  CURRENTLY SUSPENDED DUE TO COVID – please make contact for updated information on re-opening

When & where:
Wedmore Village Hall on Tuesdays after school. 3.45 to 4.45 for 5-9 year olds 4.45 to 6.15 for 9-14 year olds. CURRENTLY SUSPENDED – COVID
Person to contact:
Lou Merrifield
Phone:
07973 429947
Cost:
£6.00 for 5-9 year olds £8.00 for 9-14 year olds
Who can attend:
Children from 5 – 14. Open to new members.
Support with attending :
Contact Lou Merryfield to discuss.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

Start learning the skills needed for life by making friends and trying new activities.

When & where:
Monday evening from 5.45 – 6.45pm at The Scout Den, Combe Lane
Person to contact:
Bill Belshaw
Phone:
01934 712438
Cost:
£10 per month
Who can attend:
Children over 5 3/4years old. Go to website to register an interest
Support with attending :
Parents need to arrange, due to safeguarding requirements.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

Brownies is about trying new things that teach girls about themselves, their community and their world

When & where:
Wedmore Village Hall on Wednesdays from 6.15 to 7.45pm
Person to contact:
Sue Moreman
Phone:
01934 710278
Cost:
£30 per term
Who can attend:
Girls from 7 to 10 years
Support with attending :
Parents need to arrange own transport or link with other parents, due to safeguarding requirements.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

To develop the skills needed for life through learning new things and having adventures.

When & where:
Tuesday evenings from 6.45 to 7.45 at The Scout Den, Combe Lane
Person to contact:
Bill Belshaw
Phone:
01934 712438
Cost:
£10 per month
Who can attend:
Children from 8 to 10.5 years old.
Support with attending :
Parents need to arrange, due to safeguarding requirements.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

To embrace the skills needed for life by taking part in new experiences

When & where:
Wednesday evenings from 7.30 to 9.30 alternatively at the Wedmore and Cheddar Scout Dens
Person to contact:
Bill Belshaw
Phone:
01934 712438
Cost:
£10 per month
Who can attend:
Young people from 14 to 18 years old.
Support with attending :
Parents need to arrange, due to safeguarding requirements.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

Guides challenge themselves and make a difference in their community.

When & where:
Wedmore Village Hall on Wednesdays from 7.00 to 8.30pm
Person to contact:
Elaine Tilling
Phone:
01934 713650
Cost:
£20 to £25 per term per family
Who can attend:
Girls from 10 to 14 years
Support with attending :
Contact Elaine to discuss, according to safeguarding requirements.
Purpose/role:

Football Association Charter Standard Community Club providing opportunities for boys and girls to play football in a safe, fun and positive environment.

When & where:
Girls teams and U6 – U13s mixed teams have training and matches on Saturday mornings. U14s – U16s play on Sunday afternoons.
Person to contact:
Nick Beason (Club Chairman) or Charlotte Monson (Club Secretary)
Phone:
07951 154692 (Nick) 07712 006032 (Charlotte)
Cost:
Annual fee varies according to age between £50 and £75 plus additional mid-week training fees for some teams.
Who can attend:
Children from age 5 up can participate as players; parents encouraged to become volunteer coaches, club officials etc. New players are welcome to join at any time subject to individual team player numbers.
Support with attending :
Parents need to arrange, due to safeguarding requirements.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

Rainbows learn by doing – they get their hands dirty, do sports, arts and crafts and play games.

When & where:
Wedmore Village Hall on Wednesdays from 4.30 to 5.45pm
Person to contact:
Gail Millard
Phone:
01934 713922
Cost:
£30 per term
Who can attend:
Girls from 5 – 7 years
Support with attending :
Parents need to arrange own transport or link with other parents, due to safeguarding requirements.
Scouts
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

Practice the skills needed for life by building resilience and confidence.

When & where:
Monday evenings from 7.15 to 8.45 at The Scout Den, Combe Lane
Person to contact:
Bill Belshaw
Phone:
01934 712438
Cost:
£10 per month
Who can attend:
Children from 10.5 to 14 years old.
Support with attending :
Parents need to arrange, due to safeguarding requirements.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

Drop in session for children to enjoy play, arts and crafts music and lots more.

When & where:
Fridays 9.15-11.15am Wedmore First School main hall
Person to contact:
Steph Ewens
Phone:
07939 077560
Cost:
£2.00 for the first child and £1.00 for each additional child
Who can attend:
Local children 0-5 yrs and their parents, grandparents or carers
Support with attending :
Parents need to arrange own transport or link with other parents, due to safeguarding requirements.