Mowden Hall School

Leading Co-Educational Independent Prep School For Children aged 3-13 Years

Easter Holiday Clubs

Easter Holiday Clubs

Soap Box Derby Workshop

Get ready to roll your sleeves up to build your very own Soap Box Derby go-kart. Our woodwork Guru Mr Goan will guide you through the process over the 3 day workshop and we have all the tools, materials, and equipment you need to complete your kart in style, just bring your ideas and creativity.

*Participants must have a cycling helmet to test-drive their kart!

Course Dates

Monday 3rd to Wednesday 5th April 2023

9.00am to 3.30pm

Who is it for?

For ages 8 to 13 years

Cost

£140

Mowden Swim School - Crash Course

Our lessons provide opportunities to gain water confidence, and acquire core aquatic skills and stroke improvement with small class sizes and instruction from an experienced ASA level 2 aquatic teacher, who also holds a level 2 qualification in teaching swimming to babies and toddlers.  We teach from in the water to provide reassurance and support where needed.

Course Dates

Monday 3rd to Thursday 6th April 2023

Class 1

6 months - 3 Years (parents may join their child in the water if needed)  

This class is aimed at helping your child gain confidence in the water. These classes are fun, with games and songs to make you and your child feel at ease in the water.

9:00am - 9:30am

Class 2

3 Years - 4.9 Years

Children are required to be able to confidently travel 5 - 10 metres without flotation aids on their front and back, and submerge in water. This class focuses on the technical development of swim strokes.

9:45am - 10:15am

Class 3

4 Years - 5.9 Years

Suitable for those who are non-swimmers but are confident in the water.

10:30am - 11:00am

Class 4

5 Years - 7.9 Years

Children are required to be able to confidently travel over 15 metres without flotation aids on their front and back, and submerge in water. These sessions will develop your child's swimming strokes and help them gain confidence in deep water.

11:15am - 11:50am

Class 5

Deep Water Confidence (5 - 8.9yrs)

Children are required to be able to confidently travel over 15 metres without flotation aids on their front and back, and submerge in water. These sessions will develop your child's swimming strokes and help them gain confidence in deep water.

12:05pm - 12:40pm

Cost

£50-£55

Pottery Workshop

An exciting opportunity for your child to explore and develop their own creative ideas through the medium of clay. Under the guiding eye of Mowden's Pottery and Ceramics teacher, Lucy Thomas, children will find inspiration from nature and the Mowden grounds, and will create pieces to treasure. Pieces will be collected at the end of the course and returned glazed within 4 weeks. All materials provided.

You can book one day, or for those wanting to develop their ideas further, book both days.

Course Dates

Monday 3rd and Tuesday 4th April
Monday & Tuesday 9.30am to 3.45pm

Who is it for?

For ages 8 to 11 years

Cost

Mon 3rd April - Tue 4th April £120

One Day £60

Bake Off Workshop

Perfect for aspiring chefs aged 6 - 9 Years, this fun and exciting class will focus on baking sweet bites and pizza making. Spend a day in the Mowden Kitchen with our chefs. You'll start by making and baking your show stopping cake, then you'll make your own pizza lunch, before trying your hand at creating a yummy tray bake. Towards the end of the day, you will have an hour to decorate your show stopper before judging. Ready.... get set.... BAKE!!

Course Dates

Tuesday 4th April
9.30am to 3.45pm 6-9 Years
Wednesday 5th April
9.30am to 3.45pm 9-13 Years 

Who is it for?

Children aged 6 - 9 Years and 9-13 Years

Wild Wood Days - with our partners, Alexander Adventure

Shelter building, fire lighting, campfire cooking, woodland challenges, orienteering, tag archery... and more! An amazing all round experience day for your child to be inspired by some quality time in nature. Delivered by our adventure specialist partners, Alexander Adventures on the Mowden Site. Activities change from day to day depending on the weather and we cannot guarantee that your child will do a specific activity.

Course Dates

3rd April to 6th April 

9.00am to 4.00pm

Who is it for?

Children aged 8 - 13 Years

Cost

One day £60

£220 for the week