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Handy guide to the borough's best summer activities

Article date - 10 August 2017

Summer is here and while the weather might not always reflect this, there’s plenty to see and do in St Helens for all ages whether you want to get active, learn something, be entertained or meet new people.
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Here’s just a few of the family-friendly events – many of them free – happening across St Helens this week and next week. For more, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or check out the full summer activities guide for young people.

Week commencing 7 August

Earlestown Fun Day
Friday 11 August – 1pm to 3pm
Earlestown Market

Game Sessions
Friday 11 August
Billinge Library, 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Moss Bank Library, 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Under the Sea Crafts
Friday 11 August – 2pm
Peter Street Express Library

Go Active Junior Group Coaching
Friday 11 August – 11am to 12pm and 12pm to 1pm
Sherdley Park Driving Range

An Evening at the Races with Olly Murs
Friday 11 August
Haydock Park Racecourse
Tickets: haydock.thejockeyclub.co.uk

Paranormal Night
Friday 11 August
Mansion House

Earlestown Family Fun Day
Friday 11 August – 11:30am to 2:30pm
Market Street
01744 677156

Family Fun Day
Saturday 12 August – 11:30am to 2:30pm
St. Mary’s Market
01744 677156

Summer Streets
Saturday 12 August – 11am to 4pm
Church Square/Church Street

Willowbrook Hospice Open Gardens
Saturday 12-13 August – 11am to 4pm
Willowbrook Hospice
For more information, call 01744 453798 or email events@willowbrookhospice.org.uk

Week commencing 14 August

Pond Dipping with Rangers
Monday 14 August – 11am
Sankey Valley Visitor Centre, Blackbrook Road
01744 677 772

Craft Club
Monday 14 August – 10am to 12pm
Thompson Centre, Allanson Street Primary School

Fitness In The Park
Monday 14 August – 1:30pm
Nanny Goat Park, Outdoor Gym

Bat Walk
Monday 14 August – 9:30pm
St Helens Cemetery Car Park

Summer Craft Activities
Tuesday – Thursday, 12pm to 2:30pm
World of Glass
01744 22766

St Mary’s Pop Up Cinema
Tuesday 15 August – 10:30am and 1:30pm
St Mary’s Market

Captain Tuck’s Summer Time Fun
Tuesday 15 August – 1pm to 3pm
Taylor Park, Boat House

Lego Session
Tuesday 15 August – 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Moss Bank Library

Healthy Living 4-Week Cooking Course
Wednesday 16 August 10am to 12pm
Thompson Centre, Allanson Street Primary School

Fitness In The Park
Wednesday 16 August – 10:30am
Old Lane Park, Outdoor Gym

Film Club
Thursday 17 August – 10am to 1pm
Thompson Centre, Allanson Street Primary School

St Mary’s Pop Up Cinema
Thursday 17 August – 10:30am and 1:30pm
St Mary’s Market

Stories & Crafts
Thursday 17 August – 2pm to 3pm
Garswood Library

Captain Tucks Summer Time Fun
Thursday 17 August – 1pm to 3pm
Mesnes Park, Rangers Hut

Go Active Junior Group Coaching
Thursday 17 August – 11am to 12pm and 12pm to 1pm
Sherdley Park Driving Range

Go Active Junior Group Coaching
Friday 18 August – 11am to 12pm and 12pm to 1pm
Sherdley Park Driving Range

Gin Festival
Friday 18-19 August
St Helens Town Hall

Earlestown Family Fun Day
Friday 18 August – 11:30am to 2:30pm
Market Street
01744 677156

Family Fun Day
Saturday 19 August – 11:30am to 2:30pm
St Mary’s Market
01744 677156