21st Victoria Gardens, Neath. 12.30-2.30pm. Jamba Drama Bear Hunt with face painting and crafts. Call 01639 686775 for more information.
21st - 27th Waterfront Museum. 12 and 2pm. Kite Making. Suitable for ages 7+. Book on 02920 573 600.
23rd. Margam Country Park. Birds and Balloons. Environmental Fun with the RSPB 10am - 4pm. Balloon Modelling with 'Dr Bob' 11am, 12, 1.30pm and 2.30pm.
23rd. Swansea Community Farm. Between 10am and 3pm. Family Fun Day including treasure hunts, kite making, adventure play, pond dipping, flower bomb making and honey extraction. Call 01792 578384 for more information
23rd + 24th Discovery Centre, Brynmill Park. Giant Games in the park. 10.30am - 11.30am . No booking required. Free
24th The Gnoll, Neath. Family Fun Day.
25th Crown and Shield making, Oystermouth castle. £1 per child.
25th and 26th Plantasia. 10.30am - 4pm. Cycle power and Ice Cream Making. Come along to make your own ice cream and learn how to make electricity using pedal power to the sound of the rainforest. Normal admission prices.
26th Learn to play tennis, Victoria Park. 10.30-11.30. £1 per child. This is a Junior Park Ranger event (suitable for ages 5-11). For booking: 01792 635485
27th Swansea Central Library. Family film. 1.30pm. Contact the library for film information.
9th Coed Gwilym Park, Bug Hunt 10.30am -11.30am. £1 per child.
16th Discovery Centre, Brynmill Park. Lots of adventurous games and sports. 10.30am - 11.30am £1.00 per child
21st Oystermouth Castle. Medieval Story Telling. We'll be enjoying stories about the past 'Horrible Histories' style! 10.30am - 11.30am £1.00 per child
21st, 22nd &23rd Plantasia. Tribes, teeth & tarantulas.4 shows a day at 10.30am, 12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.15pm. Price and booking as for Animal Antics above.
23rd Clyne Gardens, Swansea (Meet at Woodman entrance). Treasure Hunt. We'll be solving clues and searching through the gardens. 10.30am - 11.30am. £1.00 per child
24th Margam Country Park. Jimmy Juggles - Circus Workshop. 11am - 4pm
PLUS, there are playschemes and a playbus in various parts of Swansea throughout the summer holidays. In Clydach the playbus will be on Park Road (by the Scout Building) on Wednesday 25th July, 15th Aug, 22nd Aug and 29th Aug. 11am - 1pm.
If anyone knows of any other free/cheap events in or around Swansea over the holidays do please comment below. I wish you all luck and sunny weather for the next 6 weeks!