Nithsdale

See the dates, times and locations of the programmes taking place across Nithsdale.

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Oasis Youth Centre, Newall Terrace, Dumfries, DG1 1LW

 

Day

Time

Location

Age Range

Group Name

Description

Monday

1-2PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17's

Lunch Club

Pop into Oasis for some lunch & a chat!

Monday

4-6PM

Oasis Youth Centre

P6 / P7 Only

Junior Youth Group

Are you in P6 or P7? Looking for something to do after school? Join Junior Youth Group! Meet new people, take part in activities, challenges, games and more!

Monday

6.30 - 8.30PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-25

Super Monday's

Youth Group for young people with Additional Support Needs and Disabilities. Come along and meet with peers, take part in activities, challenges, listen to music and much more!

Tuesday

1-2PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17's

Lunch Club

Pop in to Oasis for some lunch and a chat!

Tuesday

4-6PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Arts Group

Get creative at our Art Group! Come along and try new things, design your own clothing and much much more!

Tuesday

4-6PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Gaming Group

Interested in gaming? If yes, gaming group is for you! Come along and use our state of the art gaming room - the server!

Tuesday

4-6PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-25

Global Ed

Explore issues faced by young people all over the world!

Tuesday

7-9PM

Oasis Youth Centre

14-25

Duke of Edinburgh's Award Open Centre

Interested in completeing your Duke of Edinburgh's Award? Whether its bronze, silver or gold you're going for, our Open Centre is the place to be to help you get it!

Wednesday

12-2PM

Oasis Youth Centre

Under 25's

Bouncin' Bairns

A Youth Group spesifically designed by and for young parents and their children. If you are a young parent, pop along to Bouncin' Bairns. Meet other young parents, access support and take part in activities with your children.

Wednesday

1-2PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Lunch Club

Pop in to Oasis for some lunch and a chat!

Wednesday

4-6PM

Oasis Youth Centre

P6 / P7 Only

Junior Youth Group

Are you in P6 or P7? Looking for something to do after school? Join Junior Youth Group! Meet new people, take part in activities, challenges, games and more!

Wednesday

4-6PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Gaming Design Group

Interested in gaming? If yes, gaming group is for you! Come along and use our state of the art gaming room - the server to design your very own video games!

Wednesday

7-9PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Drop In

Pop in to Drop In and meet with peers, access support, take part in activities and chill in a safe space!

Thursday

1-2PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Lunch Club

Pop in to Oasis for some lunch and a chat!

Thursday

4-6PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Parkour

Interested in Free-Running? Want to learn how to do Parkour? Come along to our Parkour group and learn everything you want to know! Beginners are welcome!

Thursday

4-6PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Events Team

Learn how to operate sound and lighting equipment and gain the skills you need to run your own events!

Thursday

7-9PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Music Night

Learn how to play a musical instrument, perform on stage or enjoy the music and dance!

Friday

1-2PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Lunch Club

Pop in to Oasis for some lunch and a chat!

Friday

4-6PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Cooking Group

Come along and try your hand at cooking and baking! All ingredients provided free.

Friday

4-6PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Junior Nithsdale Challenge

Take part in a 10 week programme of community activities! Must be able to attend ALL sessions to participate.

Friday

7-9PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Drop In

Pop in to Drop In and meet with peers, access support, take part in activities and chill in a safe space!

Saturday

4-6PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Gaming Group

Interested in gaming? If yes, gaming group is for you! Come along and use our state of the art gaming room - the server!

Saturday

7-9PM

Oasis Youth Centre

12-17

Drop In

Pop in to Drop In and meet with peers, access support, take part in activities and chill in a safe space!

 

Youth Enquiry Service, Top Floor of DG1 Leisure Centre, Hoods Loaning, Dumfries, DG1 2HT

 

Day

Time

Location

Age Range

Group Name

Description

Monday

4-5.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

18-25's

Youth Scene Plus

Connect - Chat - Chill - Create - Challenge. Pop in to Youth Scene Plus and meet with peers, access support, take part in activities and chill in a safe space!

Monday

6.30-8.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-17's

Mix It Up

Exploring issues that matter to you, with a different topic each week! Come along to Mix It Up and disccuss what matters to you!

Tuesday

12.30-2.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

16-25's

Tasty Tuesday's

Learn practical cooking skills and healthy recipies all within a small budget!

Tuesday

3.30-5.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-17's

Youth Scene Drop In

Connect - Chat - Chill - Create - Challenge. Pop in to Youth Scene Drop In and meet with peers, access support, take part in activities and chill in a safe space!

Tuesday

6.30-8.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-25's

The Toon

Create your own issue based drama production!

Tuesday

6.30-8.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-25's

The Toon - Makers

Painting - Graffiti Art - Set Building - Prop Making!

Wednesday

3.30-5.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-17's

Youth Scene Drop In

Connect - Chat - Chill - Create - Challenge. Pop in to Youth Scene Drop In and meet with peers, access support, take part in activities and chill in a safe space!

Wednesday

6.30-8.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-17's

Mood & Music

Explore feelings and emotions through music and discover the impact that music can have on your mood. 

Wednesday

6.30-8.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

18-25's

Youth Scene Plus

Connect - Chat - Chill - Create - Challenge. Pop in to Youth Scene Plus and meet with peers, access support, take part in activities and chill in a safe space!

Thursday3.30 - 5.30PMYouth Enquiry Service12-17'sNae WorriesGot exams coming up? Need help with study skills? Looking for tips to manage stress? This group is for YOU!
Thursday3.30 - 5.30PMYouth Enquiry Service12-25'sActivism Thru ArtInterested in activism or change making? Like art, making or creating? Join Activism Thru Art and pair up your passions!

Thursday

6.30-8.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-17's

Create STEM!

Learn about science, engineering, technology, and maths whilst creating experiments and informative pieces!

Thursday

6.30-8.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-17's

Empower Project

Create and design resources for young people based on topics that matter.

Friday

3.30-5.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-17's

Youth Scene Drop In

Connect - Chat - Chill - Create - Challenge. Pop in to Youth Scene Drop In and meet with peers, access support, take part in activities and chill in a safe space!

Friday3.30 - 5.30PMYouth Enquiry Service12- 17'sOutside InLearn how to use social media to explore issues that matter to you including body image, gender and stereotypes.

Friday

6.30-8.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-17's

Awareness Arts

Explore issues that matter through creative arts!

Friday

6.30-8.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

18-25's

Awareness Arts

Explore issues that matter through creative arts!

Saturday

11.30AM - 1.30PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-17's

Seasons for Growth

8 Week Programme to support with bereavement, loss or change. CONTACT US TO REGISTER.

Saturday1.30 - 2.30PMYouth Enquiry Service12-25'sSpectrum Group for young people who are Neurodivergent - have Autism or ADHD. Come along, meet like minded people and take part in activities!

Saturday

2-4PM

Youth Enquiry Service

12-17's

Saturday Sesh

Team Building - Creative Arts - Challenges!

Saturday2.30 - 4PMYouth Enquiry Service12-25'sSurvival! Passionate about Mental Health? Want to make a difference? Come and help us re-design our Mental Health Survival Kits!

 

Wider Nithsdale (Lochside, Lincluden, Summerhill, Sandside, Sanquhar, Kirkconnel, Kelloholm, Thornhill & surrounding areas)

 

Day

Time

Location

Age Range

Group Name

Description

Wednesday

12 - 3PM

NWCC / Kelloholm Library

12-25

Jo of All Trades

Want to learn new skills? Looking to get into work? Join Jo of All Trades, build your CV, practice your interview skills and more! 

Wednesday

3.30 - 5.30PM

North West Community Campus (NWCC)

12-18's

The Attic

Join The Attic! Meet new people, take part in arts, music, sports activities, challenges and access support! Every Wednesday in NWCC!

Wednesday 3.30 - 5.30PMNorth West Community Campus (NWCC)P7 OnlyFinding Your FeetAre you in P7? Moving up to high school after the Summer Holidays? Come along to Finding Your Feet our 12 Week P7 Transition Programme. Meet new friends, explore your new High School and learn skills to help you cope with change. 

Thursday

3.30 - 5.30PM

Sanquhar Academy

S3+

Nae Worries

Stressed about exams? Worried or feeling anxious about the future? Come along to Nae Worries - our 12 week programme designed to support YOU to develop coping strategoes for dealing with stress. 

Thursday

4 - 5.30PM

Summerhill Community Centre

12-25

Lassies

A 10 week course for young people identifying as female looking at different topics including health, drugs, alcohol, relationships, confidence and more!

Thursday7-9PMSummerhill Community Centre12-25You DecideA group where YOU decide the topics we cover. Want to know more about alcohol, sexual health or discrimination? It's up to YOU! You Decide.
Friday1-3PMThe Miners Hall, Kirkconnel12-25Young HandsA Youth Group spesifically designed for young parents and their children. If you are a young parent, pop along. Meet other young parents, access support and take part in activities with your children. 
Friday4-5.30PMHillview Leisure CentreP6 / 7Junior Youth GroupAre you in P6 or P7? Pop in, chat with our youth workers, take part in activities, play football and grab something to eat. 
Friday7-9PMHillview Leisure Centre12-25Kelloholm Youth GroupPop in, chat with our Youth Workers, take part in activities, play football and grab something to eat.

Saturday

6-8PM

North West Community Campus (NWCC)

12-25

Saturday Night Football!

Football! Chat & Chill! Music! Sports! Support! Pop along to Saturday Night Football! Meet new people, take part in sports, listen to music and access support!