Local Events & Activities

Please find below details of events taking place in our local area:


Hibs Summer Programme 2017

CLICK HERE for details

Parents/carers can book at www.hiberniancommunityfoundation.org.uk


Scottish Schools Pipes & Drums Trust
Summer School 2017

SSPDT are holding a five day piping and drumming workshop from Mon 24 – Fri 28 July, 10am – 3pm each day. The summer school is open to all young pipers/chanter players, snare drummers and bass and tenor drummers in East Lothian.

The venue is Port Seton Community Centre.

The cost of the summer school is £75 for the week.

For further details and booking slip.


East Lothian ASD Family Information Session
27th June 2017

CLICK HERE for further details


ELC Summer Arts Activities

East Lothian Council Arts Service have put together a fantastic programme of summer holiday activities for young people, across the County.

These include: multi art camps, streetdance, musical theatre, stagecraft, computer animation, outdoor theatre and more!

To find out more click on this link http://www.thebrunton.co.uk/thebrunton/downloads/download/48/summer_holiday_arts_activities_2017 or go to www.thebrunton.co.uk and click on Summer Holiday Arts Activities on the homepage.

Activities can be booked online at http://eastlothian.bookinglive.com/summer-activities


The Craft Hub Cockenzie – Kids Crafting


Junior Parkrun (4 to 14 years), Inverleith Park (every Sunday)

Junior parkrun (4 to 14 year olds) is on every Sunday in Inverleith park, and they’d love to get some chldren involved from East Lothian.

Please click on the below link for further details . .



Community Gathering – Port Seton Community Centre
Friday 9th June, 6:30 – 8:30pm


Youth Groups and Activies, Port Seton Centre

Port Seton Centre is offering children and young people a range of social and recreational opportunities to keep them occupied during the summer nights.

All programmed activities are planned to take place during school term time. There is a maximum limit on the number of participants for each programme, however, if your child is unsuccessful in getting a place on their chosen programme, their name will be added to a reserve list.



Active Schools activities available

To see all the fantastic activities on offer to your child this term from Active Schools please click on the link below . . .


If your child qualifies for either free school meal or a school uniform grant then we may be able to provide a free place at a paid club, please contact me for details.

Active Schools is also now on Facebook, if you search for Active Schools Prestonpans and like our page you can keep up to date with all the latest Active Schools information.

Paul Lavery | Active Schools Coordinator (Primary) | Based at Preston Lodge High School
M: 07976 377956 | T: 01875 810950 | E: plavery@elcschool.org.uk


Chris Ewing Karate

New club starting at CPS on 23rd January2017, 4.00 -5.00 pm.

4 Free Sessions first, after that the cost is £5.50 per class paid weekly.

All the Children need to start is tracksuit bottoms and t-shirt.

To book a space, text Chris on 07828 859 960 or email chrisewingkarate@hotmail.co.uk



Basecamp – Lothian Autistic Society – Meadowpark Haddington

CLICK HERE for details


Children Inc. East Lothian



Active East Lothian logoActive East Lothian, run by East Lothian Council, is a ‘one stop shop’ for information relating to sport in the community.

The website contains information about all sport and physical activity opportunities going on across the County.



Lifeline Crafts Mums Group – starting 24th February 



Adult Learning Courses 

Please click here for details of free adult learning courses.



Lothian Autistic Society

Lothian Autistic Society have received generous funding to conduct a pilot project for families in East Lothian.  This project is suitable for families in East Lothian.  This project is suitable for children and young people aged between 7 – 17 and will be held at Sandersons Wynd Primary School, Tranent.

Our exciting new Saturday Club pilot aims to offer families with children with autism daytime respite on a time-limited basis to evaluate the impact and effectiveness of this form of respite.

The pilot is managed by Lothian Autistic Society and delivered in partnership with East Lothian Council.

Information on how to apply is available via:



PLRFC – Mini Rugby

Every Sunday – 10:30am – 12:00noon

Click here for further details.


East Lothian Youth Theatre (P4 -P7)

Tuesdays 3.45pm – 5.15pm

Click here for details


Saturday Morning Early Years Music School – Loretto Junior School (Primary 1-3)

Click here for details


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