Young People

Southland’s Methodist has a long tradition of working with young people, and our premises is home not just to our own groups, but many community activities enjoyed by young people. The following are just some of those on offer, but do check our events pages for more details.

ONE – Our Youth Programmes

The ONE program, is a term, which incorporates a whole suite of activities and projects for young people, within the Methodist Church UK Wide. We also have some specific expressions of these in the Yorkshire area, which are explained below. ONE Opportunity A programme in the Yorkshire North and East Methodist District which aims to … Continue reading ONE – Our Youth Programmes


Uniformed Groups

SOUTHLANDS has a number of uniformed groups – Rainbows, Brownies, and Guides working with girls, and Beaver Scouts and Cub Scouts which work with boys and girls. Rainbows This group works with girls of infant school age and meets in the Community Centre at Southlands from 17:00 to 18:00 on a Monday evening. For more information go to … Continue reading Uniformed Groups

Kids Club

South;ands run a holiday club, each year during the summer holidays (volunteers allowing!). THE dates for the 2019 Holiday Kids Club have been fixed already. It will take place on week-day mornings in the week commencing Monday, 29th July and the theme is being developed as we speak. Last Year The 2018 holiday Kids Club held … Continue reading Kids Club

Junior Club

Over the years our popular Junior Club has used a variety of fun activities, including games, drama, video and PowerPoint to introduce youngsters to the fun that can be had when exploring the Bible. Sadly we had to close the club at the end of January because of a shortage of leaders. We would love … Continue reading Junior Club


We dont have a regular puppet group at the moment, but just occasionally we rope in our families to develop their own puppet show, for our use in worship. The following videos were recorded for Christmas 2020, while we were meeting on Zoom.

Blowing bubbles

Kids Celebrate Events

Kids Celebrate events Kids Celebrate holiday events have for a number of years taken place at Southlands school holiday periods, providing 3½ hours of fund for kids, including games, activities and a popular film. It is for kids aged six to 11 and admission is free, and is linked to our Junior Club which at the … Continue reading Kids Celebrate Events

Friday Fun Club

Friday Fun club has taken a break now until the Autumn. When running, Friday Fun club is for primary school and young teens each Friday at Southlands. Games, Drama, Music, Crafts, Videos and More… Contact Bob for More Information (see the event pages)