Activities for Children and Young People

 Regular Activities for Young People

Art Stars - every Saturday during term time, 10am-midday. Cost £5 per session – payable on the day.

Love Arts and Crafts?Movember

Why not come along to Saturday Art Stars
Children’s art workshops

SATURDAYS (term time only)
For children aged 5 to 12
£5 per session
*Parents/carers of children under 8 must stay on the premises

Download this half term’s leaflet here.

1      It’s Movember! Make a funny stick on moustache and a 2D Mr Potato Head
8      Concoct a magic potion in a bottle and make a mini fairy
22     Favourite foods – create a visual feast out of scrapstuff
29     Make a useful caddy for all your crayons and pencils
6     Make decorations for your Christmas tree using a variety of fun craft stuff
13    Reindeer  magic – make a reindeer head with twig antlers and magic food


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Performance Drama School (Age 4+) – Wednesdays from 5.00 – 9.00pm. Phone 602265 for more info.

Otley Rhythmic Gymnastics Club – Thursdays – 3-6 year olds 4.45pm – 5.30pm / 7+ year olds 5.30pm – 6.30pm. Phone Karen on 07947 123293 for further details.

Spanish for Children


Spanish for Children (KS2) – 3.45pm – 4.45pm – Tel 01943 453037 /


Spanish for Children (Early years) – 10 – 10.30am – Tel 01943 453037 /

Spanish for Children (Yrs 1, 2, 3) – 10.45- 11.30pm – Tel 01943 453037 /

Spanish for Children (Yrs 4, 5, 6) – 11.45am – 12.30am – Tel 01943 453037 /

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We run arts and crafts workshops in most school holidays, and other bits and pieces over the summer – check this page to our What’s On page for details, or sign up to our mailing list to receive more information.

Otley Courthouse has full wheelchair access and is committed to helping young people with additional needs. Get in touch if you have special access requirements to see if we can help.



Come along to Otley Courthouse for a week of Arts and Crafts.

For children aged 5-12. All workshops only £5 each, materials included. Children aged 5-7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Monday 15th August: Mod Roc Monsters- Create your very own monster using Mod Roc plaster.

Tuesday 16th August: Pizza Plates- Create pizzas, faces and snakes with paper plates.

Wednesday 17th August: Pasta Pictures- Create a collage using pasta.

Thursday 18th August: Plasticine CD Boxes- Create a picture inside a CD case

Friday 19th August: Stick Around- Build a sculpture from lollipop sticks