School Holiday Activities

Have Fun and Be Active at the Arc this Summer!


NEW! Dub Deck dual run pool inflatable

Take on the challenge of Arc's new 15 metre inflatable Dub Deck. Can you make it past the amps and glitter ball, succesfully navigating all the obstacles

Floats and small toys will be available in the teaching pool.

Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays throughout the holidays

Time: 14:00 - 15:30

Age: All welcome, must be able to swim 50 metres to use the inflatable

Cost: Adults £4.00, £2.70 Concessions (additional 50p for non-members)


Summer Pool Party!

It's our bank holiday weekend party. Come and party on our Dub Deck inflatable, feel the beat and make it through the obstacle course.

Floats and small toys will be available in the teaching pool.

Day: Saturday 24th August

Time: 13:00 - 15:30

Age: All welcome, must be able to swim 50 metres to use the inflatable

Cost: Adults £4.00, £2.70 Concessions (additional 50p for non-members)


Arc Leisure Soft Play

Our new soft play area is open all summer, for more information visit our soft play page


Beginner Crash Course Swimming Lessons 

Learn to swim! Our crash course lessons are short, sharp and

super effective!

Date: Monday - Thursday every week between 29th July - 29th August (Stage 1 & 2)                         

Time: 09.30 - 10:00

Age: 4+ years

Cost: £17.50 per week


Sports Mania Days

These popular sport filled days are perfect for both boys and girls who enjoy playing and trying out a wide variety of sports and games. The day will be packed with fun and excitement.

Please bring swimming kit, a packed lunch and a water bottle as you will be getting thirsty.

Date: Every Thursday

Time: 09:00 - 15:30

Age: 6 - 12 years

Cost: £17.50 per day


Kidz Boogie Bounce

Everyone loves to “BOUNCE!” Fun filled class on mini trampolines, choreographed to chart music. Great exercise with lots of laughter! You’ll even get a chance to make your own Boogie Bounce routine.

Date:   Every Friday starting 2nd August

Time: 13:30 - 14:30

Age:    6 - 14 years

Cost:   £5.00


Learn To Dive

Learn to improve your diving in a safe, friendly environment. Either just for fun or if you are looking to improve your race starts

Date: Friday 26th July, 9th August & 23rd August

Time: 09:30 - 10:15

Age: 6+ years

Cost: £5.00


Distance Badges

An open session for kids to gain that all important distance badge they have been aiming for just come along and get swimming.

Date:   Friday 2nd, 16th & 30th August                             

Time: 09:30 - 10:15

Cost: £5.00, includes a badge and a certificate


1-2-1 Swimming Lessons

Learn to swim with one of our qualified instructors. These lessons are appropriate for all abilities and ages form beginners developing water confidence to advanced swimmers looking to improve technique and everything in between.

Date: available Monday - Friday every week, ask at reception for more details.

Time: 30 min lessons available 09:00 - 16:00

Age: All Ages

Cost: £17.00



Dodge, Duck, Dip, Dive and Dodge! Learn the five basic principles of Dodgeball

Date: Every Thursday

Time: 12:15 - 13:15

Age: 6-14 years

Cost: £5.00



Could you be the next Wimbledon champion?

Come and try out our 4 days of tennis to smash, volley and serve your way to glory!

Sessions take place at Hall Leys park in Matlock, please bring a packed lunch and water bottle.

Date: Monday 29th July - Thursday 1st August

Time: 09:00 - 15:00

Age: 5+ years

Cost: £17.50 per day or £60 for four days


Pay & Play

All court hire available for £1 per person throughout the holidays

Date: every Saturday & Sunday

Time: 1 hour sessions, please check availability before booking

Cost: £1 per person