Activities for Children/Young People

Most of the information on this page has been supplied by the Loddon Reach magazine, the magazine published by the Loddon Reach Anglican team ministry.

If you would like an activity featured on this page, please contact us

Guides and Scouts

Name Place and time Contact
1st Shinfield Brownies Thursday 6.00-7.30pm, St Mary’s Church Hall
Shinfield
Contact Christine Batchelor christinebatchelor@me.com 
2nd Shinfield Brownies Wednesday 6.15 – 7.45pm, Shinfield Infants School Hall, Shinfield  shinfield-brownies@outlook.com
1st Shinfield Guides Thursday 7.30-9.00pm, St Mary’s Church Hall
Shinfield
Contact Christine Batchelor christinebatchelor@me.com
1st Shinfield Rainbows Thursday 4.00-5.00 pm and 5.00-6.00 pm
St Mary’s Church Hall, Shinfield
Contact Paula Bevan curlybevans@btinternet.com
1st Shinfield Scout Group Group Scout Headquarters, Hyde End Road, Shinfield
Beavers: Monday and Wednesdays 5.45-7.00pm
Cubs: Thursday 7.00-8.30pm
Scouts: Tuesday 7.00-9.00pm
All enquiries to enquiries@1stshinfieldscouts.org.uk
1st Spencers Wood Brownies Friday 6.00 -7.30 pm
Spencers Wood Village Hall
Contact Mandy Hinton 07792996005
2nd Spencers Wood Brownies Wednesday 6.00-7.30pm
Spencers Wood Village Hall
secondspencerswoodbrownies@hotmail.co.uk
1st Spencers Wood Guides Wednesday 7.45 – 9.00 pm
Spencers Wood Village Hall
spencerswoodguides@hotmail.co.uk
1st Spencers Wood Rainbows Wednesday 5.00-6.00 pm
Spencers Wood Village Hall
Contact Lisa Matcham 07990998935

Preschool

 

Name Place and time Contact
Chapel Lane Preschool Mon to Fri, 9.30-12.00 noon and 12.30-3.00pm
Spencers Wood Pavilion
0118 988 6023
Farm View Day Nursery Monday to Friday, 7.30am – 6.00pm website
Honeysuckle Day Nursery Monday – Friday 8am-6pm

Church Lane, Shinfield

01189 887544
Shinfield Mother and Toddler Group Friday 9.15-11.30am
St Mary’s Church Hall
Shinfield Song Time Tuesday – 9:30 to 10:00am (most suited to toddlers) and 10:15 to 10:45am (most suited to babies) but mixed groups are welcome

St Mary’s Church Hall

Spencers Wood Baby and Toddler Group Mon and Thu (except bank holidays) 9.45-11.45am
Spencers Wood Village Hall
swtoddlers@gmail.com
Diddidance Fridays 1.30-2.30pm Shinfield Parish Hall andrea.bickford@diddidance.com
Shinfield View Baby & Toddler group Wednesdays 10.30-12 info@shinfieldview.com

Youth clubs

 

Name Place and time Contact
Pavilion Youth Club 6:45pm – 9:45pm every Wednesday

Spencers Wood Pavilion, Clares Green Road, Spencers Wood, RG7 1DY

 

Joanna Haskins

07533610309

Junior sports clubs

 

Name Place and time Contact
Shinfield Cricket Club gegiraffe24@gmail.com
Shinfield Rangers Youth Football Club Training  based on age
Tues – Thurs 6.00-7.30 pm
Millworth Lane, Shinfield, RG2 9EN
website
Shinfield Tennis Club www.shinfieldtennisclub.co.uk
Spencers Wood Youth Football Club  From Mini Kickers (7 years and under), U7s to U18s. Training at Ryeish Green Tuesday to Thursday swyfc-club.secretary@hotmail.co.uk

Spencers Wood Library activities

 

Name Time
Storytime
for under 5s
Mondays 16.00 – 16.30 hrs
Rhymetime
for babies 0 to 18 months
Third Thursday 14.30 – 15.00 hrs

Other

 

Name Place and time  Contact
Starlet Dance School

Children aged 2.5 – 18 years in Ballet, Tap, Street, Singing & Drama – Saturdays & Mondays

Themed Birthday Parties
Holiday Workshops

Shinfield Grange, Cutbush Lane, Shinfield, Reading, Berkshire, RG2 9AF Email – starletdanceschool@hotmail.com