What's on over the summer holidays

Snowsports at Hillend

Junior snowboarding


  • Tubing Pay 'n' Play
    Until 18 August
    £8.40 (Junior) and £10.40 (Adult) for one hour. Buy tickets on the day.

Free swimming for under 18s

Free swimming for under-18s over the school holidays

Monday to Friday, 10:30am to 4:30pm (last entry 3:30), except during swimming lessons. Check with the centre first.

  • Sessions are 1 hour and for Midlothian residents only.
  • Over 16s must be in full time education (proof required).
  • Sessions with inflatables or Aqua Aerobics are still chargeable.
  • Pool rules for under 8's apply.

Contact the centre reception for more details.

Active Midlothian summer programme

For kids of all ages: multi-sports, football, rugby, snowsports and diving camps; tubing sessions; swimming lessons and free swimming; Teenzone sessions; and a National Pool Life Guard Qualification course.

Midlothian outdoors

Vogrie Country Park hawthorn blossom

Tyne Valley, Vogrie Country Park

Ranger Service events


Space Chase: the Summer Reading Challenge 2019

Prepare for lift off as we travel across the galaxy on a very special reading mission.

If you're in primary school, read any 6 books, as long as you borrow them from the library. Get a reward for each book you finish, and a certificate when you complete the Challenge. Use the Space Chase website to chat with other readers, enter competitions, write book reviews, and more.

Events at your local library

More stuff to do in Midlothian