TOOLBOX SOCIAL PROGRAMME 2022

Creative activity
for Adults with additional needs

TOOLBOX SOCIAL PROGRAMME - HAXBY

Our creative arts programme is delivered by experienced practitioners, with specialisms in music, drama, sensory play, movement and storytelling. The Social Programme offers participants a safe opportunity to socialise with friends and get creative. We have drama, sensory play, drumming, music making and movement activities on offer, all sessions are suitable for a wide range of additional needs. 

Free taster sessions are available. Get in touch today to book your place.

Explorers and Groovers Thursdays

Get creative every Thurday!
We offer a drama and storytelling class in the morning followed by movement and dance in the afternoon

Music Makers
Fridays

Join our musical Fridays!
We offer mixed music, hand held percussion and karaoke style singing every Friday afternoon

Toolbox Drama Lunch Hub Thursdays

Between our Thursday morning and afternoon class we hold our creative lunch hub! Just an extra £1 per week - bring a pack up with you.

WHAT TO EXPECT?

Oaken Grove Community Centre, Haxby

Sessions are held in the large hall in Oaken Grove Community Centre in Haxby. This is a well ventilated space, which is fully accessible for wheelchairs and walkers. There is an accessible toilet on site, as well as a beautiful garden which can be used as a break out space if needed. Hand gel and anti-bacterial wipes will be on hand around the building and practitioners and volunteers will be wearing a mask or visor at all times. The building has a large, free car park to the front and is also on major bus routes from York city centre and surrounding villages.

For more information about Oaken Grove Community Centre, please click here. 

Toolbox Drama Lunch Hub

Between the morning and afternoon class on a Thursday we host a casual lunch hub. We offer table top activities, board games and simple creative tasks in a relaxed environment. Bring your own pack up and enjoy this informal and social activity. More information about our lunch hub can be found here.

Programme Details

Explorers & Social Hub

  • Days: Thursdays
  • Time: 10:30am – 11:45am
  • Cost: £4.50 per session (fees are paid at the start of each half term)
  • Where: Oaken Grove Community Centre, Reid Park, Oaken Grove, Haxby, York, YO32 3QW

Description: Join Ellie for a story adventure! Explore sensory props and materials, as well as music and physical games. This is an ideal programme for those who enjoy sensory exploration and performing. The Explorers activity will last 45 minutes, followed by a 30 minute social hub. We will provide hot water, tea and coffee during the Social Hub, should you wish to enjoy a hot drink. Please bring your own mug and spoon!

 

Groovers and Social Hub

  • Days: Thursdays
  • Time: 1:00pm – 2:15pm
  • Cost: £4.50 per session (fees are paid at the start of each half term)
  • Where: Oaken Grove Community Centre, Reid Park, Oaken Grove, Haxby, York, YO32 3QW

Join Ellie to discover different styles of music and movement! Together we will explore gentle exercise and have lots of creative fun! The Groovers activity will last 45 minutes, followed by a 30 minute social hub. We will provide hot water, tea and coffee during the social hub, should you wish to have a hot drink. Please bring your own mug and spoon!

 

Drummers & Social Hub

  • Days: Fridays
  • Time: 10:30pm – 11.45am
  • Cost: £4.50 per session (fees are paid at the start of each half term)
  • Where: Oaken Grove Community Centre, Reid Park, Oaken Grove, Haxby, York, YO32 3QW

Description: Join Alysha in this musical percussion session! Explore different instruments, percussion styles and rhythm. Jam along to your favourite tunes with friends! The Drummers activity will last 45 minutes, followed by a 30 minute social hub. We will provide hot water, tea and coffee during the social hub, should you wish to have a hot drink. Please bring your own mug and spoon!

Music Makers & Social Hub

  • Days: Fridays
  • Time: 1:00pm – 2:15pm
  • Cost: £4.50 per session (fees are paid at the start of each half term)
  • Where: Oaken Grove Community Centre, Reid Park, Oaken Grove, Haxby, York, YO32 3QW

Description: Join Alysha in this musical mash up! Explore different instruments and styles of music, with plenty of opportunities for a good karaoke style sing-along! The Music Makers activity will last 45 minutes, followed by a 30 minute social hub. We will provide hot water, tea and coffee during the social hub, should you wish to have a hot drink. Please bring your own mug and spoon!

Accessible activity

Social Connections

Creative and Fun


KEEPING OUR SESSIONS SAFE

All materials cleaned before and after use

Well ventilated and large space

Single use materials - no prop sharing

Bookings

Get in touch to book your place

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