Holiday Activities

ANGUSalive has holiday activities to suit all ages and interests this October. Whether it’s getting creative with arts and crafts, something more energetic with sports camps and paddle sports or for the more inquisitive there’s even wildlife spotting - we’ve got something for everyone!
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FREE SWIM SESSIONS are available from Saturday 1 October - Sunday 16 October

  • All children must have a bActive lite membership to access the free swim sessions and parent or guardian must set up prior to the session.
  • Children accessing free swims are restricted to 1 hour in the pool and a maximum of 1 session per day.
  • Free Swims are only available during the allocated free swim sessions.

Please use your membership number for online bookings, which may differ to your card number. bACTIVE lite membership (which is free to set up and is the pay-as-you-go method of using our facilities) is required for booking sport & free swim sessions if you are not already a bACTIVE member. 

Please note that bookings for Brechin Climbing Wall, Teen Zone and free swims can be made up to 7 days in advance.

Free swims can be booked here

 

Arbroath Sports Centre

Activity Time Age 

Date

Info Price Booking
Pre-School Gymnastics 13:30-14:25 4 years

3 - 7 October 2022

Come and try pre school gymnastics, a fun, week long course for our younger gymnasts. £20 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Gymnastics

14:30-15:25

15:30-16:25

5-6 years

7-12 years

3 - 7 October 2022

Come and try gymnastics. This fun week long course is ideal for everyone from beginners to those with great gymnastic skills. £20 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Pre-School Trampoline

09:30-10:25

4 years

10 - 14 October 2022

Come and try trampolining. This fun course will be great fun for our younger trampoline enthusiasts! £20 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Trampoline

10:30-11:25

11:30-12:25

5-6 years

7-12 years

10 - 14 October 2022

Come and try trampolining. This fun week long course is ideal for everyone from beginners to those with great trampoline skills. £20 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Teen Zone

10:00-11:00

10-16 years

3, 5, 10, 12 October 2022 

Supervised gym sessions for children aged 10-16 years, children will be taught how to use the equipment (some restricted equipment due to age) safely and effectively. Bookable 1 week in advance. £4 per session or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre

Saltire Sports Centre, Arbroath

Activity Time Age

Date

Info Price Booking
Teen Zone 16:00-17:00 10-16 years

7, 14 October 2022

Supervised gym sessions for children aged 10-16 years, children will be taught how to use the equipment (some restricted equipment due to age) safely and effectively. Bookable 1 week in advance. £4 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Disability & Inclusion
Trampoline
13:30-14:30 5+

12 October 2022

ARE YOU BORN TO JUMP?
Come along to our fun trampoline session and try out your skills.
£4 or free with bACTIVE membership Book Now

 

Arbroath Library 

Activity Time Age

Date

Info Price Booking
National Libraries Week Chatty Cafe 14:00-16:00 Adult

3 October 2022

Drop in to our Chatty Café and speak to Library staff about all things libraries and reading related- whether you would like to see a group or activity happening in your local library, meet behind the scenes staff, or want to chat all things book related - we'd love to see you! Free Drop In
Narnia - Scene in Lego

13:30-14:30

8-12 years

10 October 2022

Narnia is one of the greatest children's book series' of all time and the film series adapted from the books is massively popular. Come and create your own fantasy world using Lego. £4 Book Now

 

Arbroath, Signal Tower Museum

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Drop In Family Fun 11:00-16:00 All 3-16 October 2022 Visit any of our museums this October holiday and enjoy free family activities when you visit. From finding out about the Picts at the Meffan Museum to searching for lighthouses at Signal Tower Museum, there's plenty to see and do at Angus Museums. Free Drop In
Beside the Seaside! 13:30-14:30 5-7 years 4 October 2022 Children's craft and play. Join us at Arbroath Signal Tower Museum as we explore life on the seashore, and take part in fun seaside themed activities. £4 Book Now

Brechin Community Campus

Activity Time Age

Date

Info Price Booking
Multi Sports

13:00-13:55

14:00-14:55

5-6 years

7-12 years

3 - 7 October 2022

A fun week full of lots of different sports and games, come along and see if you can learn something new! £20 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Intensive Swim Lesson S1a

15:15-15:45

5+

3 - 6 October 2022

Intensive swim course for complete beginners. £16 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Climbing Pre School

18:15-19:00

4 years

6, 13 October 2022

ANGUS ROCKS is suitable for new and experienced climbers, come along and see how high you can climb! Bookable 1 week in advance. £4 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Climbing

19:00-20:00

20:00-21:00

5-7 years

8-16 years

6, 13 October 2022

ANGUS ROCKS is suitable for new and experienced climbers, come along and see how high you can climb! Bookable 1 week in advance. £4 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Teen Zone

13:30-14:30

13-16 years

7, 14 October 2022

Supervised gym sessions. Children will be taught how to use the equipment (some restricted equipment due to age) safely and effectively. Bookable 1 week in advance. £4 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre

Brechin Town House Museum

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Drop In Family Fun 11:00-16:00 All 3-16 October 2022 Visit any of our museums this October holiday and enjoy free family activities when you visit. From finding out about the Picts at the Meffan Museum to searching for lighthouses at Signal Tower Museum, there's plenty to see and do at Angus Museums. Free Drop In 
Design your own Coat of Arms 13:30-14:30 8-12 years 12 October 2022 Children's craft activity. Join us at the museum to find out about heraldic shields and Coat of Arms, then design and make your own shield. £4 Book Now

Brechin Library

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Peter Rabbit is 120 years old 13:30-14:30 5-7 years 5 October 2022 Mr McGregor's Garden is the main setting in the tale of Peter Rabbit but what does he grow in it! Come and create your own Mr McGregor's garden printing vegetables and creating mischief in the library. £4 Book Now

 

Carnoustie Sports Centre

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Pre-School Trampoline 09:30-10:25 4 years 3 - 7 October 2022 Come and try trampolining.  This fun course will be great fun for our younger trampoline enthusiasts!  Please note, there is no class on Thursday 6. £16 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Trampoline

10:30-11:25

11:30-12:25

5-6 years

7-12 years

3 - 7 October 2022 Come and try trampolining.  This fun course is ideal for everyone from beginners to those with great trampoline skills.  Please note, there is no class on Thursday 6. £16 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Pre-School Gymnastics

13:30-14:25

4 years

10-14 October 2022 Come and try pre school gymnastics, a fun, week long course for our younger gymnasts. £20 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Gymnastics

14:30-15:25

15:30-16:25

 5-6 years

7-12 years

10-14 October 2022 Come and try gymnastics.  This fun course is ideal for everyone from beginners to those with great gymnastic skills.   £20 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Teen Zone

11:00-12:00

10-16 years

3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14 October 2022 Supervised gym sessions for children aged 10-16 years, children will be taught how to use the equipment (some restricted equipment due to age) safely and effectively. Bookable 1 week in advance. £4 per session or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre

Hope Park, Astro

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Football 09:30-12:30 5-12 years 3-7 October 2022 Scottish FA Holiday Camp will focus on the development of young players through specific age and stage appropriate practices and games. This camp will be delivered in line with all current Scottish FA football guidance. £37.50 or £30 with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre

Carnoustie Library

Activity Time Age

Date

Info Price Booking
Narnia - Scene in Lego

13:30-14:30

8-12 years

14 October 2022

Narnia is one of the greatest children's book series' of all time and the film series adapted from the books is massively popular. Come and create your own fantasy world using Lego. £4 Book Now

Forfar Community Campus

Activity Time Age

Date

Info Price Booking
Teen Zone

15:00-16:00

10-16 years

3, 10 October 2022

Supervised gym sessions for children aged 10-16 years, children will be taught how to use the equipment (some restricted equipment due to age) safely and effectively. Bookable 1 week in advance. £4 per session or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Multi Sports

10:00-10:55

11:00-11:55

5-6 years

7-12 years

10-14 October 2022

A fun week full of lots of different sports and games, come along and see if you can learn something new! £20 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Disability & Inclusion Inflatable Pool

12:45-13:45

8+

11 October 2022

If it's thrills you're after, come along to our fun inflatable session for children & young people with a disability, along with their friends and family. £3 or free with bACTIVE membership Book Now
Intensive Swim Lessons

15:00-15:30

15:30-16:00

5+

11-13 October 2022

Intensive swim course for complete beginners. £12 or free with bACTIVE membership (does not include swim membership) Contact Centre
Disability & Inclusion Dance Fun

10:30-11:30

5+

14 October 2022

ANGUSalive in partnership with Dance Studio Forfar invite you to take part in an hour of dance fun. Join Chloé for a SING themed class. Have fun learning choreography from some of the favourite songs from the film.  £4 Book Now

Forfar Library

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
National Libraries Week Chatty Cafe 14:00-16:00 Adult

7 October 2022

Drop in to our Chatty Café and speak to Library staff about all things libraries and reading related- whether you would like to see a group or activity happening in your local library, meet behind the scenes staff, or want to chat all things book related - we'd love to see you! Free Drop In
Narnia - Scene in Lego

13:30-14:30

8-12 years

12 October 2022

Narnia is one of the greatest children's book series' of all time and the film series adapted from the books is massively popular. Come and create your own fantasy world using Lego. £4 Book Now

Forfar Loch

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Art in the Park 13:30-15:30 5-12 years 6, 11 October 2022 Take time out to sit and sketch what you see in the woods. When you're done, collect some natural materials to frame your art £12 Book Now

Meffan Museum and Art Gallery

Activity Time

Age

Date Info Price Booking
Drop In Family Fun 11:00-16:00 All 3-16 October 2022 Visit any of our museums this October holiday and enjoy free family activities when you visit. From finding out about the Picts at the Meffan Museum to searching for lighthouses at Signal Tower Museum, there's plenty to see and do at Angus Museums. Free Drop In
Design your own Coat of Arms 13:30-14:30 8-12 years 5 October 2022 Children's craft activity. Join us at the museum to find out about heraldic shields and Coat of Arms, then design and make your own shield. £4 Book Now

 

Glen Doll

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Stag Party 11:00-15:00 All 4, 11 October 2022 Join the Countryside Adventure Ranger for a walk along the Dounalt trail to watch and listen to the roaring of the rutting Red Deer stags in the glen as they round up their harem of Hinds and warn off rival stags. Please bring a packed lunch, binoculars if you have them, and wear appropriate clothing. All children must be accompanied by an adult. £12 Book Now

Kirriemuir Websters Sports Centre

Activity Time Age

Date

Info Price Booking
Multi Sports

10:00-10:55

11:00-11:55

5-6 years

7-12 years

10 - 14 October 2022

A fun week full of lots of different sports and games, come along and see if you can learn something new! £20 or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre
Teen Zone

16:00-17:00

10-16 years

6, 13 October 2022

Supervised gym sessions for children aged 10-16 years, children will be taught how to use the equipment (some restricted equipment due to age) safely and effectively. Bookable 1 week in advance. £4 per session or free with bACTIVe membership Contact Centre
Football

09:30-12:30

5-12 years

10-14 October 2022

Scottish FA Summer Camp will focus on the development of young players through specific age and stage appropriate practices and games. This camp will be delivered in line with all current Scottish FA football guidance. £37.50 or £30 with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre

Kirriemuir Gateway to the Glens Museum

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Drop In Family Fun 11:00-16:00 All 3-16 October 2022 Visit any of our museums this October holiday and enjoy free family activities when you visit. From finding out about the Picts at the Meffan Museum to searching for lighthouses at Signal Tower Museum, there's plenty to see and do at Angus Museums. Free Drop In
Make a Pictish Stone 13:30-14:30 8-12 years 13 October 2022 Children's craft activity. Join us at the museum to look at the beautiful ways that the ancient Picts decorated their standing stones. Find out what the secret symbols might mean and create your own design to showcase something important to you.  £4 Book Now

Kirriemuir Library

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Peter Rabbit is 120 years old 13:30-14:30 5-7 years 6 October 2022 Mr McGregor's Garden is the main setting in the tale of Peter Rabbit but what does he grow in it! Come and create your own Mr McGregor's garden printing vegetables and creating mischief in the library. £4 Book Now

 

Monikie Country Park

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Multi Activity Holiday Camp 10:00-15:00 8-15 years 3, 4, 5 October 2022 Take part and learn a range of new skills at Monikie Country Park over 3 days. Build rafts, learn to paddle and have an much fun as you can! £96 Book Now
Raft Build Day 10:00-15:00 8-15 years 10 October 2022 Plan, design, build and paddle you and your team's very own raft at Monikie Country park. Complete challeneges on the water and see if your creation will stand the test of time! £30 Book Now
Disability & Inclusion Pumpkin Pete led Halloween Trail 13:30-15:00 All 10 October 2022 Are you brave enough to follow Pumpkin Pete into the woods to help find his friends? Our spooky trail allows everyone to explore at Monikie Country Park. Pumpkin pete will hand out
Maps and puzzles on arrival. Happy Haunting!
£1 per sheet  
Paddlesports Day 10:00-15:00 8-15 years 11 October 2022 Enjoy the thrills and spills of our sit on top kayaks and the calm vibes of canadian canoeing at Monikie Country Park. £30 Book Now
Paddleboarding Day 10:00-15:00 8-15 years 12 October 2022 Take part in the fastest growing watersport in the UK! Test your balance and gain confidence on the water whilst having more fun than you can imagine! £30 Book Now
Mountain Biking Day 10:00-15:00 8-15 years 12 October 2022 Have a wheely good time on our Mountain Biking day! Explore the trails that Monikie and its surrounding areas have to offer on 2 wheels! £30 Book Now
Disability & Inclusion Outdoor Activities 13:30-15:00 All 14 October 2022 Develop  new skills and make friends on the way! Learn about the outdoors through a variety of activities, which will include paddlesports & cycling (mountain bikes & adaptive bikes) £6 Book Now

Montrose Sports Centre

Activity Time Age

Date

Info Price Booking
Multi Sports

10:00-10:55

11:00-11:55

5-6 years

7-12 years

4, 11 October 2022

Supervised gym sessions for children aged 10-16 years, children will be taught how to use the equipment (some restricted equipment due to age) safely and effectively. Bookable 1 week in advance. £4 per session or free with bACTIVE membership. Contact Centre
Teen Zone

16:00-17:00

10-16 years

4, 11,  October 2022 

Supervised gym sessions for children aged 10-16 years, children will be taught how to use the equipment (some restricted equipment due to age) safely and effectively. Bookable 1 week in advance. £4 per session or free with bACTIVE membership Contact Centre

Montrose Museum

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Drop In Family Fun 11:00-16:00 All 3-16 October 2022 Visit any of our museums this October holiday and enjoy free family activities when you visit. From finding out about the Picts at the Meffan Museum to searching for lighthouses at Signal Tower Museum, there's plenty to see and do at Angus Museums. Free Drop In
Make a Pictish Stone 13:30-14:30 8-12 years 14 October 2022 Children's craft activity. Join us at the museum to look at the beautiful ways that the ancient Picts decorated their standing stones. Find out what the secret symbols might mean and create your own design to showcase something important to you.  £4 Book Now

Montrose Library

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
National Libraries Week Chatty Cafe 14:00-16:00 Adult

5 October 2022

Drop in to our Chatty Café and speak to Library staff about all things libraries and reading related- whether you would like to see a group or activity happening in your local library, meet behind the scenes staff, or want to chat all things book related - we'd love to see you! Free Drop In
Narnia - Scene in Lego

13:30-14:30

8-12 years

07 October 2022

Narnia is one of the greatest children's book series' of all time and the film series adapted from the books is massively popular. Come and create your own fantasy world using Lego. £4 Book Now

 

Monifieth Library

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking
Peter Rabbit is 120 years old 13:30-14:30 5-7 years 13 October 2022 Mr McGregor's Garden is the main setting in the tale of Peter Rabbit but what does he grow in it! Come and create your own Mr McGregor's garden printing vegetables and creating mischief in the library. £4 Book Now

 

Crombie Country Park

Activity Time Age Date Info Price Booking