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

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Wigtownshire

Wigtownshire covers Stranraer, Mid Galloway and the surrounding areas.

Below is our free Youth Work programme which is running from April to June 2024:

Mondays: 

Youth Fridge

 

(12 - 25 years) Free cafe - soup, toasties, pasta, milkshakes, hot drinks & juice.  Daily Specials.

Pool, air hockey, darts, gaming, music & wifi.  No sign up required, just turn up! 

 

McMillan Hall,

Newton Stewart

3:30pm - 5:00pm

Peer Project

(12 - 25 years) Youth Club for young people with additional support needs and disabilities. 

Pool, air hockey, darts, gaming, music, arts & crafts, baking & wifi.  No sign up required, just turn up!

 

McMillan Hall,

Newton Stewart

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Agnew Park Senior Drop In

Looking for somewhere to go and something to do? Need a place to hangout, meet new friends and discover exciting opportunities?  We offer a listening ear, free food and refreshments and a safe space to be yourself!

Agnew Park Pavilion, Stranraer

6:30pm - 8:30pm

Kaos Café

Looking for somewhere to go and something to do? Need a place to hangout, meet new friends and discover exciting opportunities?  We offer a listening ear, free food and refreshments and a safe space to be yourself!

Kaos Café, Wigtown

P7 - S2: 6:00 - 7:15pm

S3 - S6: 7:30pm - 9:00pm

 

Tuesdays:

P7 Social Transition Sessions

(Starts Tuesday 23rd April) Fun, social sessions for pupils moving up to the DEHS after the summer.

Sign up via the QR code. * in partnership with Newton Stewart Initiative.

Douglas Ewart High School5:45pm - 7:15pm
Senior Drop In

Looking for somewhere to go and something to do? Need a place to hangout, meet new friends and discover exciting opportunities?  We offer a listening ear, free food and refreshments and a safe space to be yourself!

McMillan Hall, Newton Stewart

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Agnew Park Junior Drop In

(P7 - S3) Looking for somewhere to go and something to do? Need a place to hangout, meet new friends and discover exciting opportunities?  We offer a listening ear, free food and refreshments and a safe space to be yourself!

Agnew Park Pavilion, Stranraer

6:30pm - 8:30pm

 

Wednesdays:

Youth Fridge

(12 - 25 years) Free food and refreshments - soup, toasties, pasta, milkshakes & juice.  Daily Specials.

Pool, air hockey, darts, gaming, music & wifi.  No sign up required, just turn up!

McMillan Hall, Newton Stewart

3:30pm - 5:00pm

Club 180(P7 - S6) (Starts Wednesday 24th April) New Darts Club for young people, could you be the next Luke Littler? Whether you are a beginner or experienced dart enthusiast, come along and take par tin friendly competitions and tournaments!

Tuck Shop available. * in partnership with Newton Stewart Initiative

Vibe 75, Newton Stewart5:30pm-7:00pm
PRIDE

Youth group for LGBT young people and Allies! Range of activities on offer!

McMillan Hall, Newton Stewart

7:30pm - 9:00pm

 

Thursdays:

Future Builders @ The Hut (Starts Thursday 25th April) (15 - 25) Need help with CV's, looking for a job, interested in volunteering? Want to build your skills and access training? Pop down for a cuppa and see what's on offer. * in partnership with Newton Stewart InitiativeNewton Stewart Centre

11:30am - 1:00pm

Youth Work @ The Hut

Fun activities, free food and Wi-Fi at every session.  Get involved in local projects and events, competitions, trips and lots more. * in partnership with Newton Stewart Initiative

Newton Stewart Centre

P6/7: 5:30pm-6:45PM

S1-3: 7:00pm-8:15PM

S4+: 7:15pm-8:30PM

P7 Social Transition Sessions

(Starts Thursday 25th April) Fun, social sessions for pupils moving up to the Stranraer Academy after the summer.

Sign up via the QR code.

The Ryan Centre, Stranraer6:00pm- 7:30pm
Whithorn Youth Group

Looking for somewhere to go and something to do? Need a place to hangout, meet new friends and discover exciting opportunities?  We offer a listening ear, free food and refreshments and a safe space to be yourself!

The New Town Hall, Whithorn

6:30pm - 8:30pm

 

Fridays:

Junior Hangout

(P7-S2) Looking for somewhere to go and something to do? Need a place to hangout, meet new friends and discover exciting opportunities?  We offer a listening ear, free food and refreshments and a safe space to be yourself! * in partnership with Newton Stewart Initiative

McMillan Hall, Newton Stewart

6:00pm-7:15pm

Senior Drop In

Looking for somewhere to go and something to do? Need a place to hangout, meet new friends and discover exciting opportunities?  We offer a listening ear, free food and refreshments and a safe space to be yourself!

McMillan Hall, Newton Stewart

7:30pm - 9:00pm

Agnew Park Drop In

(12 - 21) Looking for somewhere to go and something to do? Need a place to hangout, meet new friends and discover exciting opportunities?  We offer a listening ear, free food and refreshments and a safe space to be yourself!

Agnew Park Pavilion, Stranraer

6:30pm - 8:30pm

 

Saturdays:

Happy Feet(P6 - S2) Health and Wellbeing project including sports, cooking, arts & crafts and positive wellbeing activities. Lunch served at every session.* in partnership with Newton Stewart InitiativeMcMillan Hall, Newton Stewart

1:30pm-3:30pm

Saturdays in Stranraer - Stranraer Young Leaders have an exciting programme of free activities on offer every Saturday, from sporting competitions, cooking classes, training opportunities and much more.  Check out our social's for more information on activities, venues, time and dates!

Look out for our detached youth workers in local parks and hangouts. Stop and say hello or take part in our activities.

 

Contact Us:

If you have any questions about the above programme, or Youth Work Service delivery in Wigtownshire, please get in touch: