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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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.

See 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.

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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Football training

Football training

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

æfingartafla

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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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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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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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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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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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