Young People

We offer a variety of activities for children and young people to get involved with.

Activity Start Date and Time End Date and Time

Melton Mowbray junior parkrun - 4-14 year olds
Register at www.parkrun.org.uk/meltonmowbray-juniors

26 Jun 2022, 9 a.m.

26 Jun 2022, noon

Rutland Water junior parkrun - 4-14 year olds
Register at www.parkrun.org.uk/rutlandwater-juniors/

26 Jun 2022, 9 a.m.

26 Jun 2022, noon

Lutterworth Country Park junior parkrun - 4-14 year olds
Register at www.parkrun.org.uk/lutterworthcountrypark-juniors/

26 Jun 2022, 9 a.m.

26 Jun 2022, noon

Market Harborough junior parkrun - 4-14 year olds
Register at www.parkrun.org.uk/marketharborough-juniors/

26 Jun 2022, 9 a.m.

26 Jun 2022, noon

Aylestone junior parkrun - 4-14 year olds
Register at www.parkrun.org.uk/aylestone-juniors/

26 Jun 2022, 9 a.m.

26 Jun 2022, noon

Vista's Children and Young People basketball sessions (under 10s)
Come along and shoot some hoops with us at the under 10s session.

29 Jun 2022, 4:30 p.m.

29 Jun 2022, 5:15 p.m.

Vista's Children and Young People basketball sessions (over 10s)
We are working with the Leicester Riders to put on some over 10s basketball sessions.

29 Jun 2022, 5:15 p.m.

29 Jun 2022, 6 p.m.

Leicester Tigers Community Day (ages 11+) Time to be confirmed.
As part of this day with the Tigers, there will be a lot of different activities for us to get involved with. Some including soft archery, sit down volleyball and plenty more.

13 Jul 2022, noon

13 Jul 2022, 3 p.m.

Multi high ropes session (Independent activity, ages 10+)
For this activity, we will be up in the air taking part in numerous high ropes activities. This may include aerial trek, lower aerial trek and ziplining!

14 Jul 2022, 9:30 a.m.

14 Jul 2022, 11 a.m.

Beatbox, poetry and live looping workshop (ages 7-14)
The emphasis of this workshop will be on beatbox sounds and vocal soundscapes. We may also look at poetry and will be playing musical games.

15 Jul 2022, 11 a.m.

15 Jul 2022, 1 p.m.

Escape room (Independent activity, ages 13+)
Do you think you can help us escape cell block C. Let’s work as a team to prove we are innocent for a crime we didn’t commit!

20 Jul 2022, noon

20 Jul 2022, 1 p.m.

Wheels For All Cycling (all ages and abilities)
Leicester Wheels for All is a cycling activity that caters for different needs, regardless of age or ability. They have adaptive bikes to suit all needs.

22 Jul 2022, 10:30 a.m.

22 Jul 2022, 11:20 a.m.

Trampoline park session (ages 4-7)
At this activity we will be having fun at a trampoline park! There’s lots to do at this trampoline park including tumble tracks, basketball hoops, battle beams and a massive foam pit!

24 Jul 2022, 9 a.m.

24 Jul 2022, 10 a.m.

Wistow Maze (family activity)
Join us at Wistow Maze to try and complete the 8-acer maze! This maze is made from sunflower crop! There is also lots of different activities to get involved with at the Fun Yard.

26 Jul 2022, 10 a.m.

26 Jul 2022, 11:30 a.m.

Little City session (ages 0-9)
Little City is a role play activity, where children can explore different role play areas including a hairdresser, a café, a construction and so much more.

28 Jul 2022, 11:30 a.m.

28 Jul 2022, 1:30 p.m.

Leicester Riders session (ages 4-18)
Come along and shoot some hoops with us! We will be inviting children aged 4-18 at these sessions.

29 Jul 2022, noon

29 Jul 2022, 1 p.m.

Yoga (ages 4-8)
During this yoga session, we will be learning some simple yoga poses and stretches. This will be through getting into the shapes or animals and objects.

1 Aug 2022, 10 a.m.

1 Aug 2022, 11 a.m.

National Space Centre visit (family activity)
We are inviting families to join us at the Leicester Space Centre! As part of our visit, we will have access to the galleries and the planetarium show.

3 Aug 2022, 10 a.m.

3 Aug 2022, 2 p.m.

Vista's Children and Young People Positive Eye’s session (Online, Zoom, All ages and abilities)
Positive Eyes is a story telling sessions, where each week, we will explore and listen to a story. These will be filled with music and singing too.

4 Aug 2022, 5 p.m.

4 Aug 2022, 6 p.m.

Park run (family activity) (to find out more, please get in touch with Rebecca, our Children and Young People’s Activities Officer at rebecca.tatman@vistablind.org.uk or on 07719 970567)
Fancy a run or walk on Sunday 7th August! This is a 5k/3 mile run which you can complete at your own pace! This is a weekly event, which you can also join in independently

7 Aug 2022, 9 a.m.

7 Aug 2022, 11 a.m.

Exhibition visit at Bosworth Battlefield (family activity)
Join us at Bosworth battlefield for a walk and talk. Our guide will be giving us a talk about the battle of Bosworth, as we will also be exploring some clothing and equipment.

10 Aug 2022, 10 a.m.

10 Aug 2022, noon

Positive Eye’s session (all ages and abilities)
This is a story telling sessions, where each week, we will explore and listen to a story.

11 Aug 2022, 5 p.m.

11 Aug 2022, 6 p.m.

Picnic at Abbey Park (family activity)
Hopefully the sun is shinning at this activity! Come with your favourite picnic foods at our picnic in the park activity.

16 Aug 2022, 11 a.m.

16 Aug 2022, 2 p.m.

Vista's Children and Young People Positive Eye’s session (Online, Zoom, All ages and abilities)
Positive Eyes is a story telling sessions, where each week we will explore and listen to a story. These will be filled with music and singing too.

18 Aug 2022, 5 p.m.

18 Aug 2022, 6 p.m.

Music and crafts session with Stickman! (family activity, suitable for children aged 4-13)
This is a very exciting activity, as we will be joined by Stickman! We will be exploring lots of different instruments and rhythms. At this session we will also be getting creative and doing some craft activities.

19 Aug 2022, 10 a.m.

19 Aug 2022, noon

Bowling (ages 7-9)
Join us at Hollywood Bowl to try and get some strikes and spares! This activity will be a lot of fun and might get a little bit competitive.

23 Aug 2022, 10 a.m.

23 Aug 2022, 12:10 p.m.

Basketball Session with the Leicester Riders
We are working with the Leicester Riders to put on some basketball sessions over the summer. Come along and shoot some hoops with us! We will be inviting children aged four to eighteen at these sessions.

24 Aug 2022, 2 p.m.

24 Aug 2022, 4 p.m.

Positive Eye’s session (Online, Zoom, All ages and abilities)
Positive Eyes is a story telling sessions, where each week we will explore and listen to a story. These will be filled with music and singing too.

25 Aug 2022, 5 p.m.

25 Aug 2022, 6 p.m.

Positive Eye’s session via Zoom (All ages and abilities)
Positive Eyes is a story telling sessions, where each week we will explore and listen to a story. These will be filled with music and singing too.

1 Sep 2022, 5 p.m.

1 Sep 2022, 6 p.m.

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