Young people in Hailsham aged 11 to 13 can enjoy a wide range of activities on weekday afternoons throughout the summer holiday at the Square Youth CafÃ©, the Town Council’s flagship youth facility, situated at 1 Market Square.
The Square Youth CafÃ© team has organised a varied line-up of free and low cost activities designed to liven up the summer holidays, take young people on various recreational outings and encourage even more through the doors of the youth cafÃ©.
Activities taking place include crafts, sizzling barbeques and Ready Steady Cook sessions where young people can learn how to prepare food recipes. Additionally, a variety of outings have been organised which will be announced soon.
Afternoon sessions at the Square Youth CafÃ© take place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 3.15pm to 5pm.
The Square Youth Cafe evening sessions are also free to enter, cater for young people aged 13 to 17 and take place Monday to Friday from 6.45pm to 9pm.
Andy Joyes, Youth Project Coordinator at the Town Council said young people have been happy with the wide range of summer activities in recent years, many of which were keenly anticipated: “We want this summer to be productive and fun for young people and I know that those who take part in the various activities organised by the Square Youth CafÃ© and its project partners enjoy them tremendously.
Mr Joyes added: “The Square Youth CafÃ© aims to provide a service to young people regardless of background, gender or culture and they can expect a safe, supportive, fun and non— judgmental environment. All activities are supervised by staff members to ensure their safety and well-being at all times.”
Town Mayor Councillor Nigel Coltman commented: “Parents can be confident that the Square Youth CafÃ© provides a safe environment for our local young people, giving them a place to socialise in the evenings and during school holidays by organising trips away and various other leisure activities.
“The youth project team has established a successful and ongoing service for young people in Hailsham and there’s no reason for young people to find themselves bored during the summer holiday!”
For further details about the Square Youth CafÃ© including the summer activities program, contact Andy Joyes (Youth Project Coordinator) on 01323 841702. Alternatively, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.squareyouthcafe.com.
Terry Hall, Communications & Public Information Officer
Hailsham Town Council, Market Street, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 2AE
Telephone: 01323 841702 | Email: email@example.com