A group of children stand with their arms in the air. They are brightly dressed and smiling.

Norfolk Music Hub in partnership with Norfolk County Council’s Holiday Activity Fund are delighted to bring to Great Yarmouth a fun couple of days of musical fitness activities entitled Music Makers and Body Shakers!

The 2 days aim to bring young people from across Norfolk together to engage in musical opportunities including singing, movement and dancing.

The Big Norfolk Holiday Fun – Active Norfolk scheme is being run by Norfolk County Council and is free to all families with children aged 5-16, who are eligible for means-tested free school meals.


When do these sessions take place?
Wednesday 3rd April – Thursday 4th April 2024. You need to attend both days.

Where are these sessions taking place?

Edward Worlledge Ormiston Academy, Suffolk Rd, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR31 0ER [view on map]

What age does my child need to be to attend
Age between 5-11 years old

What will my child do each day?

  • 10am: Register
  • 10.05am – 10.30am: Wake and Shake with Andrea Howes
  • 10.30am – 11.15am: Workshop 1 with music facilitator for the day
  • 11.15am – 11.30am: Fruit and break
  • 11.30am – 12.15pm: Workshop 2 with music facilitator for the day
  • 12.15pm – 1pm: Lunch
  • 1pm – 1.30pm: Workshop 3 with music facilitator for the day (share your skills)
  • 1.30pm – 2pm: Work out and wind down with Andrea Howes
  • 2pm: Sign out

Activities each day:
Each day young people will work with the workshop leader on songs.  At the end of day 2 a short performance will take place at each venue for families at 1.40pm for the young people to showcase their work.

Does my child have to attend all the sessions?
Once registered your child will be expected to attend the 2 sessions they have registered for.

What are times of the sessions?
Registration is at 10am each day and pick up is at 2pm

Can any young person attend?
Those who claim means-tested free school meals can claim free spaces on the activities. Find out more about this here: activenorfolk.org/public/bignorfolkholidayfun/#FAQ

How many young people will be attending?
Places are strictly limited to 25 places, so sign up as soon as possible to secure your place

Do I need to send my child with a packed lunch?
All children taking part will receive a nutritious free hot meal as part of the offer or a healthy pack up. You can choose from the menu offered each day on the registration form. There will also be a fruit, water and cereal bars available.


Registration Form

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