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Prevention grants.

Suðurnesjabær supports children aged 0-18 years with a legal domicile in Suðurnesjabær of ISK 35,000 per year for subsidies for leisure and preventive work. See further rules on preventive measures.

For more information, visit rut@sudurnesjabaer.is

Singing course

Singing Course (SUMMER SINGING WITH PEARL) 
 
In Sandgerði:
Where: The community center Skýjaborg
When: June 24 - July 5 (three times a week)
Age: 5 - 13 years
13:00 - 16:00 (each group is one hour a day, three groups per day). Groups will be devided later.
 
In Garður:
Where: The community center Elding
When: August 6 - August 16 (three times a week)
Age: 5 - 13 years
13:00 - 16:00 (each group is one hour a day, three groups each day), will be divided into groups later.
  The course:
costs: 6500 ISK
WEEK 1: Delivered plastic folders, choice of songs, rehearsal warming up exercises, voice applications and vocals.
WEEK 2: Expression, appearance, discussion, song and practice for concerts.
supervisor: Perla Sóley Arinbjörnsdóttir
Registration for the course HERE
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Summer swimming course

Summer swimming course in Sandgerði will be during the following times
For school children born in 2013
June 3 - June 14 at 9: 30-10: 20 and 10: 20-11: 10
Course fee is 2000 kr
For all 6 years and older
11.-21. June at. 12: 00-13: 00
June 18 - 27 at. 17:00 - 18:00
7 - 16 August at. 10:00 for 2013 and older.
Course fee 6800 kr
  Registration on the course HERE

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Construction workshops

Construction workshops and school grounds will be available in the Suðurnesjabær in the summer. The course will be close to the community center.
More information about the course is coming in soon.
Supervisor is Guðbergur Magnússon.
Garður: July at. 13-16
Sandgerði: June at. 13-16
Registration HERE

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Game course

Games courses will be available in both sides of Suðurnesjabær. The games courses are for children born 2009-2013. There will be a lot of outdoor activities, games, sports, field trips and fun games. The course coordinator is Júlía Scheving Steindórsdóttir.
Game course A, 11-21. June in Sandgerði at. 9: 00-12: 00
Game course B, June 24 - July 5 in Garður at. 9: 00-12: 00
Game course C, July 8-19 in Sandgerði at. 13: 00-16: 00
Game Courses D, 6-15. August at Garður at. 9: 00-12: 00.
Registration for the courses is HERE

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Talent workshops

At the talent center we emphasize activating the children's creativity, promoting positive interaction through team discipline and collaboration games, thinking out of the box, and engaging with lots of fun and creative projects, which will make it possible for everyone to use their talents as best as possible and getting to know their new abilities. An example of the course is; art, crafting, outdoor life, treasure hunting,music, drama, outdoor cooking, games, singing and animation

Garður 

June 11 - June 20: (10 - 12 years), the course is from 13:00 - 16:00
July 24 - July 31: (4 - 6 years), the course is from 9:00 - 12:00
Sandgerði:
July 15 - July 23: (4 - 6 years), the course is from 9:00 - 12:00
August 6 - August 14 (10. -12.á), the course is from 13:00 - 16:00

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Swimming course

Swimming course in Garður
11.-25. June will be a swimming course in the Garðs Sports Center for children born in 2012, 2013 and 2014.
Kl. 10: 00-10: 40
Kl. 11: 00-11: 40
The course will be the following days:
11, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 21, 24 and 25 June
Teacher is Guðríður Brynjarsdóttir
Registration has begun in the Sports Center and must be completed by June 7, the participation fee (5000 isk) must be paid upon the registration.

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Children's course at Sandgerðis Golf clubs

 

Children's course at Sandgerðis Golf clubs  at Kirkjubólsvöllur in 2019.
A children's golf course will be held in Kirkjubólsvell this summer and is intended for children aged 7-12. Two courses are offered from Tuesday to Friday for 2.5 hours at a time. Courses are only available for lunch this time from 9:30 to 12:00

 

The courses start on Monday June 11 and will be in the following periods:
1. week 11-14. June
2. Week 17-21. June
 
Karen Sævarsdóttir, an LPGA teacher, will take care of the teaching.
During the break time  the main golf rules will be reviewed along with the code of conduct and ethics that follow in all of the country's clubs.
At the end of the course there will be grill party  where hot dogs and juices are available and all children receive a certificate for participation.
price:
Participation fee is 8000 kr if both courses are payed the price is 14.000 kr.
It is important to be dressed according to the weather and have a some food food refreshment.  Children can borrow clubs are  for the time of the courses

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Bicycling club

Training has started, but it´s not too late to join.
Everyone is welcome  to come and try! If you do not have bike or equipment, the Hjólakraftur bicycle club have equipment available to borrow if needed.
Exercises are:
In Sandgerði on Wednesdays at 17:00
In Garður on Saturdays at 10:30
It will be cycled on June 25 - June 29 around Iceland (wow - Cyclothon). Registration started on the facebook page of Hjólakrafts in Sandgerði and Garði.
costs only 5000 kr to practice throughout the summer.

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Skateboard club

This summer there will be skateboard club activities in Sandgerði on Tuesdays and Thursdays at. 17-18:30. Everyone is welcome to come and try
The supervisor is Hugo Hoffmeister
The price for the whole summer is 5000 kr.
Starting May 21st
Registration HERE

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Water sports in Garður

Water Sports in the Garður
Watersports for all 11th-25th June at. 12: 00-12: 50 at Garður Sports Center.
The course will be on following days
11, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 21, 24 and 25 June
Teacher, Guðríður Brynjarsdóttir
 
The course will be free of charge  after presentation of a swimming card, Best for people to sign up is in  sports center or just attend the mentioned time.
During the swimming lessons, you can only go to jacuzzi, steam and swim in a deep pool.:

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Beach volleyball at Garðskaga

At Garðskaga there is a beach volleyball court that anyone can take advantage of for fun. We encourage families, groups of friends and others to have a pleasant moment and stay active while playing  volleyball.

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Youth endurance training

Youth endurance training

The Garður Sports Center offers a teenage  endurance training

for the 7th-10th graders

Exercises are at the following times:

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at. 15: 20-16: 20.

Trainer: Margrét Edda Arnardóttir

Registration at the Sports Center in Garður.

The municipality's leisure grant can be used.

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The women's race

The women's race will be held on June 15th and the race will begin both from Sandgerðis Sports Center and Garðs Sports Center. Registration has already begun for the race. Further information will come later.

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Swimming lessons

Swimming lessons in Sudurnesjabær in the spring of 2019 will be during the following hours 
In the Sports Center Sandgerdi
Mondays and Wednesdays at 17:30 younger group and at 18:15 older group.
At Garður Sports Center on Fridays at 17:00 younger and at. 17:45 seniors.
Exercises begin January 7th
Trainer is Jóhanna Sigurjónsdóttir.
For more information, please contact  Jóhanna. Phone number 696-0143

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Sports School

Sports School

Sandgerdis Sports Center

Sundays at. 10:15

Supervisor is Thorbjörn Björnsson

Garð Sports Center

Saturdays at. 11:00

Supervisor is Laufey Erlendsdóttir, sports teacher.

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The community center Skýjaborg

 The community center Skýjaborg is located at Skólastræti 1 in Sandgerði. It is open for teenage classes in school breakes time and lunch time. Evening openings are as follows:

Mondays at. 20: 00-22: 00 (for the 8th-10th grade)

Tuesday at. 18:30 - 20:00 (for grades 5-7)

Wednesday at. 20: 00-22: 00 (for the 8th-10th grade)

Fridays at. 20: 00-22: 00 (for the 8th-10th grade)

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The theater group Ludo

The theater group Ludo

The theater group Ludo is an amateur acting group for 13 years and older. The group meets on Thursdays at. 19:30 at the Sandgerðis community center . The group has set up exhibitions, participated in folk music and various other things. But the main thing is to get together and have fun. New members are welcome to join.

For further information, please contact Guðný  tel.6900695

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Elding Social Center

 Elding Social Center

Elding community center is for teenagers in the 8th-10th grade and is located in Heiðartún 2.

Opening hours are as follows:

Mondays at. 19: 30-21: 30 (for 8th-10th grade)

Wednesday at. 19: 30-21: 30 (for 8th-10th grade)

Fridays at. 19: 30-22: 30 (for 8th-10th grade)

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Auðarstofa social activities

Auðarstofa social activities

In Auðarstofa at Heiðartún 2 in Garður there is a powerful social work available for senior citizens and the disabled.

Opening hours

Tuesday at. 13:00 - 16:00

Wednesday at. 13:00 - 16:00

Thursdays at. 13:00 - 16:00

Further information can be found at Auðarstofa on facebook and Rakel's phone number:

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Football training

Football training

Here you can see a training table for children and adolescents from football club Reynir / Víðis in pdf format.

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Basketball training

Basketball training

Exercises at Reynir basketball team take place at Sandgerdis Sports Center

Younger categories

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 16.00 - 17.00 (8-9-10 grade)

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Bingo for senior citizens is on weekdays at 14 in Miðhús in Sandgerði. Bingo is also regularly offered at Auðarstofa at. 13.00 on Thursdays.

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Music school in Sandgerði

Music school in Sandgerði

In the Music school in Sandgerði there is a large and diverse study available for a variety of age groups.

It is taught:

• Piano

• Guitar

• Singing (classic & pop)

• Metallic and wood blowing instruments (clarinet, side blown flute, trumpet, cornet, horn, contrabass, saxophone)

• Side blown Flutes

• Drums / percussion

• Electric guitar

• Electric bass

• Ukulele

• Musical and audio studies.

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Physical activities for senior citizens

 Physical  activities for senior citizens

The sports center in Sandgerði offers guided tours in the gym with coaches on Wednesdays at. 9:30.

Instructor is Ragnheiður Ásta Magnúsdóttir.

The Garður Sports Center offers a gym 2x a week for senior citizens.

Coach: Þuðríður Þorkelsdóttir ÍAK personal trainer (Thurý)

For example, the benefits of elderly exercise are:

▪ Increased muscle strength

▪ Better balance and, consequently, less fall risk

▪ Increased endurance in daily work and leisure

▪ Increased flexibility

▪ Osteoporosis slows down

▪ Improved cardiovascular function

▪ Better mental health

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Kids in the Church

Kids in the Church

Kids activities for 6-9 years in the Kiwanis house in Garður on Tuesdays at. 18.00-19.00

Supervisor is:

 

For more information, contact the parish priest. 8952243 and srsgs@simnet.is.

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Great endurance- girls

Great endurance- girls

Great endurance is a closed course only for girls the course is available both at Sandgerdis Sports Center and Garðs Sports Center. Great endurance awaits a few weeks of courses at a time.

Garð Sports Center

Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at. 16:35 - 17:35.

Sandgerdis Sports Center

Mondays, Tuesdays and Fifths. Kl. 17: 40-18: 40

Saturdays at. 10:30 am (open time)

20 times = 22,000 kr.

Coaches are Thurý and Doddi, ÍAK personal coaches.

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Great endurance- boys

Great endurance- boys

Great endurance is a closed course only for boys. The course is available both at Sandgerðis Sports Center and Garðs Sports Center. Great endurance awaits a few weeks of courses at a time.

Garð Sports Center

Tuesday and Thursday at. 18: 50-19: 50

Sandgerdis Sports Center

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday at. 18: 50-19: 50

Saturdays at. 10:30 am (open time)

20 times = 22,000 kr.

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Church choir

Church choir

Exercise from the choir of Útskála- og Hvalsnes parish is on Mondays at. 19-21 at the Congregation house in Sandgerði.

 

Keith Reed.

 

For more information, contact the parish priest. 8952243 and srsgs@simnet.is

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NINE TO TWELVE kids work

NINE TO TWELVE kids work

On Tuesdays, NTT for children is for 4-7th graders. at the Congregation House in Sandgerði at. 15 and in the Kiwanis house in Gardur at. 16:30.

 

For more information, contact the parish priest. 8952243 and srsgs@simnet.is.

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Youth work in the Church

Youth work in the Church

Youth work for 8 - 10. on Tuesday at. 20.00

Groups are open to all children in the age range regardless of residence.

Supervisor is:

For more information, contact the parish priest. 8952243 and srsgs@simnet.is.

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Zumba

Zumba

We offer a course in Zumba dance classes at Sandgerðis Sports Center on Mondays and Wednesdays at. 16:15

Fun exercise and a cheerful group.

More information and registration at the Sandgerdis Sports Center.

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Hand work - senior citizens and disabled people

Hand work - senior citizens and disabled people

The Miðhús and Auðarstofa offer a variety of fun activities, during the following hours there is time for manual work. All senior citizens and disabled people in the municipality are welcome to participate.

In Miðhús houses in Sandgerði

Mondays at. 10: 00-15: 45

Tuesday at. 10: 00-15: 45

Wednesdays at. 10: 00-15: 45 (porcelain)

Thursdays at. 10: 00-15: 45

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Hiking trips with hiking sticks for elderly citizens

Hiking trips with hiking sticks for elderly citizens

Walking is available for older citizens and disabled people twice a week. Departure from Miðhús at kl. 9:30 am on Tuesdays and Thursdays. After the walk, we do light exercises.

Instructor is Ragnheiður Ásta Magnúsdóttir.

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Boccia exercises

Boccia exercises

Boccia exercises are in the Miðhús on Tuesdays and Thursdays at. 13: 00-15: 45. Senior citizens and disabled people are encouraged to participate.

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Zumba gold for seniors

 

Zumba gold for seniors

We offer Zumba gold dance times on Mondays at. 10:30 to 11:00 in the Miðhús.

Coach: Aneta Grabowska.

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Children's choir

Children's choir

Exercises for children's choir are at Sandgerði School on Mondays as follows:

The younger choir (2nd to 4th class) starts at 13:25

The older choir (5th to 10th class) starts at 14:30

 Those who are interested in registering their children in choir will do so with Inga, school secretary at Sandgerðisskóli,e-mail address; ritarigr@sandgerdisskoli.is

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Music School in Garður

Music School in Garður

Garðbraut 69 A

Phone 422 7317, email: tonogard@svgardur.is

Principal: Eyþór Ingi Kolbeins

At the Garður Music School,we are  teaching the various instruments, e.g. trumpet, trombone, horn, tub, side blown flute, saxophone, fluter, guitar, bass, percussion, accordion, piano, violin, cello and singing as well as music studies, concord, bell chorus and various interactions.

At the school there is also an operating children's choir and xylophone group 13 notes in collaboration with Gerðaskóli.

Since the establishment of the school, its activities have been very flourishing and successful. There is a good cooperation between the music schools in the Suðurnes region and the schools. All of them  work on various projects. In addition, the students of the music school actively participate in the cultural life of the municipality where they perform at various events.

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The women's club Hvöt

 

The women's club Hvöt

Meetings at the Women's Society are on the first Tuesday evening of the month (not in the summer) at Heiðarbraut 8 in Sandgerði.

The women's club is a charity that raises funds by, for example, taking care of confirmation parties, refreshments, coffee sales, etc. and collected money  is spent on good matters in the town.

For more information, please contact Bylgja Dröfn Olsen Jónsdóttir s. 8614760

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Power wheels

Power wheels

We exchange start from the Sports Center in Sandgerði one day and the Sports Center in Garður other day .

Exercises on Wednesdays at 17 and Saturday at. 10:30

 

Coach, Þorvaldur Daníelsson

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