Local Activities

Local home educators meet up in various locations around Doncaster (and beyond) and various activities are organised. We are a group with a mix of ages, backgrounds and stories to tell. Whether you already home educate or are still considering it, feel free to contact us (all comments are moderated and therefore any contact details you give us will not appear publicly on this page).


  • Art Club @ The Point. 11+ years FREE



  • Family Music Session: The Point, Doncaster.  These sessions are £24 per term to home educating families.  Booking is essential.  To book a place please call: 01302 341662 or email darts@thepoint.org.uk  Please ensure you leave a contact email so that we can confirm a place as numbers are limited.
  • Rollerskating at Simply Skate, Rotherham – monthly


  • Spanish Language Classes:  10.30 at the Sprotbrough Library.  Under 5s class: £2 plus £1 per sibling / Over 5s class: £4.50 per child
  • Sprotbrough Library – afternoons, weekly
  • Guitar: Thursdays 14.00-15.30.  Suggested age 10+ years.  £4 per session. Beginners through to advanced.  Must be pre-booked.


  • Cheswolds play area, Lakeside; Dome or Astrobound

For further information please contact us .

Meetings Outside of Doncaster

Various activities across South Yorkshire are listed on: South Yorkshire Home Education Communication (SYHEC)

In addition, the following run in North Nottinghamshire:

  • The Tuesday Project – North Nottinghamshire: The Tuesday Project
  • Home Learning Support Group – Worksop. First one Weds 29, April 10am – 12pm. Valley Youth Centre, Valley Road, Worksop S81 7JQ. If not coming by car, it is about 10mins walk from the train station. The children will have access to table tennis, pool table, dance studio and games console. Lego and craft available too. Songs and story session for little ones. £2 per child and £1 for each additional sibling. 2 s and under free. A ‘magician’ will be coming and there may be work shops in the future. Ideas welcome for future meets so the group can become what you want it to be. All welcome. Please contact Pip.


In addition, various workshops and days out are organised across South Yorkshire that are open to all home educators. We hope to add to our list of activities in due course.

Home education meet rollerskating at Simply Skate, Rotherham