Free Halloween activities for kids from Just Youth Sandwell

22/10/2020
Free Halloween activities for kids from Just Youth Sandwell

Sandwell Council has lined up an exciting free programme of Halloween events this half-term for all the family.

Virtual events are aimed at children of all ages.

These events, aimed at young people aged 11-19, will be hosted on the Just Youth Sandwell Facebook page throughout half-term: www.facebook.com/JustYouthSandwell  

  • Monday 26 October - 5pm- 6pm - Baking Halloween cookies and cupcakes. 
  • Tuesday 27 October 7pm - 8pm - Halloween disco theme
  • Wednesday 28 October - 4pm - 5pm -  Make your own Halloween inspired paper weights and bookmarks
  • Thursday 29 October  6pm - 7pm - Horror quiz
  • Friday 30 October - 5pm - 6pm - Horror make up and stage FX

Other online activities include competitions, spooky stories, a nightmare walk with Malthouse Stables, upcycle your own costume and a dance video competition for staff and young people.

For younger children aged five to 12, Go Play Sandwell is hosting virtual Halloween parties through Zoom and will be bringing spooky fun to the homes of those who join in. Children can dress up and get involved in fun games at these virtual sessions.

Parties take place with six sessions each day from Monday 26 to Saturday 31 October and can be accessed through the Go Play website: www.goplaysandwell.co.uk.

Councillor Joyce Underhill, cabinet member for best start in life, said: "We wanted to offer some extra sessions this Halloween for children and young people to enjoy from home.

"There is fun for all the family to get involved in and we hope young people will log on to get involved with our half-term Halloween events."

 Find out more about youth services in Sandwell at www.justyouth.org.uk and to join in the fun this Halloween go to www.facebook.com/JustYouthSandwell

For more information about Go Play Sandwell go to: www.goplaysandwell.co.uk