Fun cricket activities

Mini Bears, a programme for 5 to 8 years old, will take place over the winter on Saturday mornings.

These will be held at the Edgbaston Cricket Centre from 9am – 10am. Minis Bears will be taught all the basic aspects of the game such as batting, bowling and fielding. Most sessions will finish off with a game, competitions or challenges.

The sessions are an hour long and start from 9am. The coaching will be £7 a week. The dates for the first part of the winter are below and these will continue until the summer subject to availability.

Dates for Mini Bears

Saturday 22 February              Saturday 29 February
Saturday 7 March                     Saturday 14 March
Saturday 21 March                   Saturday 28 March

Attendees should turn up already changed into their cricket or sports clothing wearing indoor shoes or trainers. All cricket equipment required will be provided by the coaches running the sessions.

Parents or guardians are welcome to stay and watch the sessions or even help out. There is a viewing gallery on the second floor where there is also a coffee machine.

Contact the Cricket Centre

Or contact the Edgbaston Cricket Centre on 0121 446 3633 or email