Easter holidays free food & activities

13 Mar 2024

Head to Platform this Easter school holiday for a packed programme of free food, fun and creative activities!

Running Tuesday to Fridays over the 2 week holiday, from Tuesday 2nd until Friday 12 April 2024, between 9.30am - 2.30pm, we’re inviting children and their families to the Platform café to sit in and enjoy a free breakfast & lunch.  Drop in - no need to book and food is offered on a first come, first served basis whilst stocks last. Please note the programme doesn't run on Monday 1st or Monday 8th April or weekends.

We’ll have a selection of healthy, filling and delicious food on offer – with vegan and gluten free options. There will be a variety of different foods each week including cereals, toast & pancakes for breakfast along with hotdogs, cheeseburgers, wrap, sandwiches and paninis. Fresh fruit will be available daily and there will be snacks including jelly, yoghurts, cheese strings and some treats such as cakes and ice creams. Food offerings will change daily and are subject to availability.

Breakfast served → 9.30am – 11am        

Activities → 11am - 2.30pm

Lunch served → 12noon – 2.30pm  

Free family activities run from 11am until 2.30pm – these are aimed at those age 5 - 11yrs but are suitable for all ages. Join us for film screenings, performances and every day, until 2.30pm, we will have free colouring sheets and pens to get creative with, as well as choice of board games to play - just drop in and get started! For film screenings, performance and art workshops, attendees to the food programme can sign up to these on the day - please note these have a limited capacity and spaces are subject to availability.

There are free swims on offer in the swimming pool at various times – please speak to a Glasgow Life staff member/visit the Glasgow Club website to book. The Bridge Library is also offering storytelling, board games and art & crafts each day (during library open hours) drop in, no need to book!

There's also free Wi-Fi, the building is fully accessible and it's a great place to relax and spend some time with your friends/family. 

For further details or if you have any questions, please contact info@platform-online.co.uk

We’ve welcomed thousands of local families over the last few years to the food programme and are proud to offer this service to the local community. Thank you to Glasgow City Council Children’s Holiday Food and Activity Programme for funding.

Images: Euan Robertson





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