Play

Adventure Play

MYL offers a comprehensive and exciting programme of after-school and holiday playschemes throughout the year. We offer local children, up to age 13, the opportunity to enjoy open-access play, develop learning and connect with their communities, all within the safe and supportive environment of our adventure playgrounds.

Across our sites we provide climbing walls, zip-wires, swings and obstacle courses that encourage active and fulfilling adventure play. Alongside these, our modern sports facilities and pitches allow for development in sport and our indoor facilities provide leisure activities such as arts & crafts, drama, cooking and reading circles for when the weather takes a turn for the worse.

We encourage young people to take an active role in the playgrounds, from devising games, to being part of our Junior Play worker Scheme; this allows around 250 young people each year to volunteer at our centres and in social action projects, gaining valuable skills and experience that supports their personal social development.

Such support from an early age lies at the heart of what MYL does; the importance of play in developing children’s cognitive and physical skills is confirmed by independent research (Let our children roam free). This concludes that play supports development of motor skills, encourages learning, as well as providing confidence and skills that are essential for enabling young people in disadvantaged areas to reach their full potential.

All children that attend our play provisions are required to be registered with MYL, and our simple registration form can be found here. For any enquiries, feel free to visit one of our playgrounds, meet the teams working there, or contact us here.

Our Locations

MYL works at a number of satellite centres across the city as well as our own. The centres listed below are the primary locations we work from. For more information please see What’s On

The Addy Young People's Centre

Moss Side Adventure

The A6 Young People's Centre

**ALL PLAY & YOUTH SESSIONS ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**

MYL has, and will continue to, monitor the situation regarding Covid-19 and the implications to our provision.The decision has therefore been made, in line with government guidance, that Play & Youth sessions at all centres will be closed until further notice. When available, further updates will be provided via the news section of our website and social media feeds.

july, 2020

mon06jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

mon06jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

mon06jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

mon06jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Sterling Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Sterling Centre, Scotland Hall Road, Manchester, M40 2RE

mon06jul4:15 pm6:15 pmPlay SessionNorbrook Community Centre4:15 pm - 6:15 pm GMT Norbrook Community Centre, Bordley Walk, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 0QF

tue07jul3:30 pm5:30 pmPlay SessionSt. Philip's Church, Gorton3:30 pm - 5:30 pm GMT St. Philip's Church, Gorton, 21 Brookhurst Road, Manchester, M18 7ER

tue07jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

tue07jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

tue07jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Sterling Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Sterling Centre, Scotland Hall Road, Manchester, M40 2RE

tue07jul4:15 pm6:15 pmPlay SessionNorbrook Community Centre4:15 pm - 6:15 pm GMT Norbrook Community Centre, Bordley Walk, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 0QF

wed08jul3:15 pm5:00 pmPlay SessionThe TLM Neighbourhood Centre3:15 pm - 5:00 pm GMT The TLM Neighbourhood Centre, 1 Jocelyn Street, Manchester, M40 8PR

wed08jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

wed08jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

wed08jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionProcter's Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Procter's Young Peoples Centre, 235 Hulme Street, Manchester, M15 5EF

thu09jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

thu09jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionAquarius Community Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Aquarius Community Centre, 21 Eden Close, Manchester, M15 6AX

thu09jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionSt Paul's Church, Higher Blackley4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT St Paul's Church, Victoria Avenue, Manchester, M9 6RA

thu09jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionProcter's Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Procter's Young Peoples Centre, 235 Hulme Street, Manchester, M15 5EF

fri10jul3:30 pm5:30 pmPlay SessionSt. Philip's Church, Gorton3:30 pm - 5:30 pm GMT St. Philip's Church, Gorton, 21 Brookhurst Road, Manchester, M18 7ER

fri10jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

fri10jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionAquarius Community Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Aquarius Community Centre, 21 Eden Close, Manchester, M15 6AX

fri10jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

fri10jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionSt Paul's Church, Higher Blackley4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT St Paul's Church, Victoria Avenue, Manchester, M9 6RA

fri10jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

mon13jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

mon13jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

mon13jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

mon13jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Sterling Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Sterling Centre, Scotland Hall Road, Manchester, M40 2RE

mon13jul4:15 pm6:15 pmPlay SessionNorbrook Community Centre4:15 pm - 6:15 pm GMT Norbrook Community Centre, Bordley Walk, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 0QF

tue14jul3:30 pm5:30 pmPlay SessionSt. Philip's Church, Gorton3:30 pm - 5:30 pm GMT St. Philip's Church, Gorton, 21 Brookhurst Road, Manchester, M18 7ER

tue14jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

tue14jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

tue14jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Sterling Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Sterling Centre, Scotland Hall Road, Manchester, M40 2RE

tue14jul4:15 pm6:15 pmPlay SessionNorbrook Community Centre4:15 pm - 6:15 pm GMT Norbrook Community Centre, Bordley Walk, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 0QF

wed15jul3:15 pm5:00 pmPlay SessionThe TLM Neighbourhood Centre3:15 pm - 5:00 pm GMT The TLM Neighbourhood Centre, 1 Jocelyn Street, Manchester, M40 8PR

wed15jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

wed15jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

wed15jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionProcter's Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Procter's Young Peoples Centre, 235 Hulme Street, Manchester, M15 5EF

thu16jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionSt Paul's Church, Higher Blackley4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT St Paul's Church, Victoria Avenue, Manchester, M9 6RA

thu16jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionAquarius Community Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Aquarius Community Centre, 21 Eden Close, Manchester, M15 6AX

thu16jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

thu16jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionProcter's Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Procter's Young Peoples Centre, 235 Hulme Street, Manchester, M15 5EF

fri17jul3:30 pm5:30 pmPlay SessionSt. Philip's Church, Gorton3:30 pm - 5:30 pm GMT St. Philip's Church, Gorton, 21 Brookhurst Road, Manchester, M18 7ER

fri17jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionAquarius Community Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Aquarius Community Centre, 21 Eden Close, Manchester, M15 6AX

fri17jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

fri17jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

fri17jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionSt Paul's Church, Higher Blackley4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT St Paul's Church, Victoria Avenue, Manchester, M9 6RA

fri17jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

mon20jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

mon20jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

mon20jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

mon20jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Sterling Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Sterling Centre, Scotland Hall Road, Manchester, M40 2RE

mon20jul4:15 pm6:15 pmPlay SessionNorbrook Community Centre4:15 pm - 6:15 pm GMT Norbrook Community Centre, Bordley Walk, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 0QF

tue21jul3:30 pm5:30 pmPlay SessionSt. Philip's Church, Gorton3:30 pm - 5:30 pm GMT St. Philip's Church, Gorton, 21 Brookhurst Road, Manchester, M18 7ER

tue21jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

tue21jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Sterling Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Sterling Centre, Scotland Hall Road, Manchester, M40 2RE

tue21jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

tue21jul4:15 pm6:15 pmPlay SessionNorbrook Community Centre4:15 pm - 6:15 pm GMT Norbrook Community Centre, Bordley Walk, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 0QF

wed22jul3:15 pm5:00 pmPlay SessionThe TLM Neighbourhood Centre3:15 pm - 5:00 pm GMT The TLM Neighbourhood Centre, 1 Jocelyn Street, Manchester, M40 8PR

wed22jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

wed22jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionProcter's Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Procter's Young Peoples Centre, 235 Hulme Street, Manchester, M15 5EF

wed22jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

thu23jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionSt Paul's Church, Higher Blackley4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT St Paul's Church, Victoria Avenue, Manchester, M9 6RA

thu23jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionProcter's Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Procter's Young Peoples Centre, 235 Hulme Street, Manchester, M15 5EF

thu23jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

thu23jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionAquarius Community Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Aquarius Community Centre, 21 Eden Close, Manchester, M15 6AX

fri24jul3:30 pm5:30 pmPlay SessionSt. Philip's Church, Gorton3:30 pm - 5:30 pm GMT St. Philip's Church, Gorton, 21 Brookhurst Road, Manchester, M18 7ER

fri24jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionAquarius Community Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Aquarius Community Centre, 21 Eden Close, Manchester, M15 6AX

fri24jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

fri24jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

fri24jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionSt Paul's Church, Higher Blackley4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT St Paul's Church, Victoria Avenue, Manchester, M9 6RA

fri24jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

mon27jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Sterling Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Sterling Centre, Scotland Hall Road, Manchester, M40 2RE

mon27jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

mon27jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

mon27jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

mon27jul4:15 pm6:15 pmPlay SessionNorbrook Community Centre4:15 pm - 6:15 pm GMT Norbrook Community Centre, Bordley Walk, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 0QF

tue28jul3:30 pm5:30 pmPlay SessionSt. Philip's Church, Gorton3:30 pm - 5:30 pm GMT St. Philip's Church, Gorton, 21 Brookhurst Road, Manchester, M18 7ER

tue28jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Sterling Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Sterling Centre, Scotland Hall Road, Manchester, M40 2RE

tue28jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

tue28jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

tue28jul4:15 pm6:15 pmPlay SessionNorbrook Community Centre4:15 pm - 6:15 pm GMT Norbrook Community Centre, Bordley Walk, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M23 0QF

wed29jul3:15 pm5:00 pmPlay SessionThe TLM Neighbourhood Centre3:15 pm - 5:00 pm GMT The TLM Neighbourhood Centre, 1 Jocelyn Street, Manchester, M40 8PR

wed29jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

wed29jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

wed29jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionProcter's Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Procter's Young Peoples Centre, 235 Hulme Street, Manchester, M15 5EF

thu30jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionProcter's Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Procter's Young Peoples Centre, 235 Hulme Street, Manchester, M15 5EF

thu30jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

thu30jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionSt Paul's Church, Higher Blackley4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT St Paul's Church, Victoria Avenue, Manchester, M9 6RA

thu30jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionAquarius Community Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Aquarius Community Centre, 21 Eden Close, Manchester, M15 6AX

fri31jul3:30 pm5:30 pmPlay SessionSt. Philip's Church, Gorton3:30 pm - 5:30 pm GMT St. Philip's Church, Gorton, 21 Brookhurst Road, Manchester, M18 7ER

fri31jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionA6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT A6 Young People’s Centre & Adventure Playground, Wilson Street, Ardwick, M13 9EX

fri31jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionAquarius Community Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Aquarius Community Centre, 21 Eden Close, Manchester, M15 6AX

fri31jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionMoss Side Adventure Playground4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT Moss Side Adventure Playground, Whitnall Street, Moss Side, M16 7EB

fri31jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionSt Paul's Church, Higher Blackley4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT St Paul's Church, Victoria Avenue, Manchester, M9 6RA

fri31jul4:00 pm6:00 pmPlay SessionThe Addy Young Peoples Centre4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GMT The Addy Young Peoples Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Manchester, M22 9TF

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