Activities

Our Kids Eyes organise a number of activities which you can get involved in.

If you would like some more information, then please feel free to get in touch with us.

Bowling Club is held every month at Hollywood Bowl, Ashton Moss, 4.45pm-6.15pm. All the children have the opportunity to bowl in a team with other OKE children and their siblings, parents can watch the game or bowl too. Bowling club is very relaxed and informal, just phone us on 371 2084 to book your places. A contribution of £1 per child & £2 per adult is requested from everyone who wants to take part in a game of bowling.

Thursday Family Club is held at Jubilee Gardens, Droylsden, every month 3.30pm – 6.00pm.  At Thursday Club the whole family are made welcome in a very chilled and relaxed environment. Parents can help themselves to tea or coffee, and juice is available for the children. Snacks, such as toast, hotdogs, biscuits etc are provided midway through the session. There are plenty of games & toys, playstation’s, Dvd players, a Wii, board games, football table, ping pong table and arts & crafts too. Children can also play outside (weather permitting) in the large garden with a wheelchair accessible round-a-bout. A contribution of £1 per person is requested to help towards costs.

WIKID (Were Independent Kids In Droylsden) YOUTH CLUB is for young people 11-19, held on Mondays, 6pm – 8pm at Jubilee Gardens. There are lots of things for young people to do at the club, playstations, football table, ping pong table, board games, arts & crafts etc. There is a separate registration process for WIKID as parents can leave their sons/daughters at the club. But, if the young person requires 1-1 care they can come along with their PA/Carer. To register your child with WIKID just contact us 371 2084.  Parents are asked to make a contribution of £1 per child. Members of WIKID will also be given the opportunity to go on outings to places such as the climbing wall, bowling, cinema, pizza hut, Frankie & Bennys etc and a contribution of £2.50 per child will be requested to help cover costs.

Swimming Club is held every Saturday 4.30pm–6.00pm at Medlock Sports Centre, Droylsden. OKE have a fully qualified Swimming Instructor, who over the years has taught lots of children to swim and improved their swimming skills. Families can also just come along for a swim. We ask parents for a contribution of £1 per child and £1.50 per adult.

Please Note : All Swimming sessions require an adult to be in the pool to supervise their child/children at all times.

Holiday Clubs are held at Jubilee Gardens on various dates in the school holidays, from 10am-2pm. We always have a children’s entertainer or Art Angels to keep the children entertained, and there are plenty of games & toys to play with. Children can also play outside (weather permitting) in the large garden which has a wheelchair accessible round-a-bout.  Lunch is provided for adults & children, and tea, coffee & juice are available throughout the day. A contribution of £1 per child & £2 per adult is requested to help towards costs.

Themed Family Disco’s give families the opportunity to enjoy a night out where they can relax and have a drink while the children are entertained by a professional children’s entertainer/DJ.  We ask families to make a contribution of £1 per adult & 50p per child. Details of dates and venues for each disco are sent out throughout the year.

Trips are organised throughout the year depending on funding, booking forms are sent during the year. We go to various places such as, Greenacres Farm, Camelot, Gulliver’s World, Blackpool Zoo, MEN Arena, and Chester Zoo. We request a contribution from families towards the cost of the trip. All Trips are subsidised but we still need to request a contribution from families to help towards the cost of the trip which is dependent on how much external funding we have received.