TUESDAY PLAYGROUPS & CLASSES IN EAST HULL. For other days use the left navigation panel.
Below is a list of all the local playgroups, classes, activities and clinics across this area (east of Beverley Road to Hedon). Please contact the organisers directly if you would like to find out further information or to confirm class times or costs.
If you know of any other classes or groups which are not already listed, then please contact us here
In line with Government guidance on COVID-19, many of our local baby and children’s classes and activities are currently not running, or have moved to online classes. For any of the listings on here please check with the organiser if it is on or off before attending.
I am endeavouring to keep the listings as up to date as possible but please check with organisers first, thanks for your understanding.
Goals provide children’s football coaching on a safe, fully enclosed, floodlit pitch. Coaching is tailored to specific age groups to provide an enhanced learning experience, the ideal environment to watch your child grow in confidence and ability. Sessions held at:
First session is FREE. There is no booking and paying per term, just pay as you play. For more info and to book call 01482 730100, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or you can find more info on their website here.
Also new at Goals – Parent & Tots mornings, Fridays 9.30-11.30 twice a month, a playgroup in the cafe with different activities.
Goals Hull, Ipark, Innovation Drive, Hull, HU5 1SG.
Music classes for little ones with singing and musical instruments. Jolly Babies is suitable for 0-1 years and Music with Mummy for 1-3 years.
Kelly also runs classes in Beverley on Fridays at Beverley Racecourse and Mondays at Molescroft Pavilion.
My Baby Can Dance and My Newborn Can Dance is an award winning movement to music, pre school activity with early years education. Your little ones 1st steps to learning! In a weekly session we combine movement to music with activities, singing and musical instruments, numbers, colours, phonics and shapes also looking at topics such as the world around us and health & hygiene and road safety for children. Hull classes are run by Janine –
Sling fit mama is a class combining fitness, toning and strength, it will help to strengthen all the muscles weakened by pregnancy and childbirth. The classes are carefully structured to have your baby in a sling throughout the duration, so it is great for bonding with baby and stealing a quick kiss.
There are obviously no nursery fees or guilt of leaving your baby… you can actually do something for YOU that benefits you both. Your teacher is also a baby wearing peer support worker, so is on hand to help with any sling needs.
Classes are held at:
State of The Arts Academy deliver professional, inclusive and affordable performing arts training to all ages and abilities from their purpose-built venue in Hull’s Old Town. Their aim is to provide an accessible and friendly environment where students can develop and excel in their chosen avenue of creative performing arts.
Venue includes: large dance studio, with sprung-floor and mirrored-wall, extensive black-box performing arts studio, light and spacious drama studio, large rehearsal studio, equipped music department, private tuition rooms and a café. Regularly put on shows.
Classes run Monday to Saturday and include: Boys Dance, Open Dance, Street Dance, Ballet, Tap Modern, Musical Theatre, Singing, Panto. From tots to adults plus specific SEN sessions. Full class timetable on their website here.
42-43 High Street, Hull, HU1 1PT.
Don’t get crabby, come to little nippers for a discovery and play session. Enjoy a sing-a-long and story time in The Deep’s soft play area.
Suitable for children aged 2 and under. Pay admission to The Deep once, and receive a Day Plus Pass which entitles you to visit as often as you like for free. Booking not required just turn up on the day. (Term time only).
For more info on The Deep see their website here.
Footy Tots is a unique parent interactive pre-school football programme for children from walking to 5 to develop physical fitness and mental agility.
Classes also at Winifred Holtby Hull, Hull Indoor Sports Centre (National Avenue Hull) and Bilton.
Acorn Children’s Centre, Nestor Grove, Bilton Grange, Hull, HU9 4DB. 01482 708953.
Longhill site, Shannon Road, Hull, HU8 9RW. 01482 612542.
Please call before attending sessions to check there are places. Latest timetable (Nov ’19)
1.30 – 2.30. Bilton Village Hall.
Start your child’s journey into the world of musical theatre. REA has designed a class for tots, enabling them to explore their imaginations whilst engaging with class friends and parents, learning through sound, movement and acting. We will feel the excitement through songs, musical instruments, lights, bubbles and much more. Suitable for ages 18 months to 3 years.
Classes also in Sutton Park Hull on Wednesdays.
Also for older children, Rose Elliott Academy of Arts, from ages 4+.
For more details and bookings please call Rose on 07414826669 or email email@example.com.
Bilton Village Hall.
Rose Elliott Academy of Arts is school designed for those who wish to meet there full potential as a musical theatre performer, to meet new friends and have plenty of fun. All classes consist of acting, singing and dancing preparing themselves to perform musicals such as Lion King, Wizard of Oz, Hairspray, Shrek, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda and many more.
Classes also in Sutton Park Hull on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Also for younger children, REA Tots, Musical Theatre classes for pre-schoolers.
First class free!! For more details and bookings please call Rose on 07414826669 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Classes for babies (from 12 weeks) and toddlers and pre-school swimming lessons on most days. Call for info and to book – 01482 831557 or email email@example.com
Winifred Holtby Academy & Tweendykes School, Midmere Avenue, Hull, HU7 4PW
9.00 – 11.00 Bodmin Road Church, Padstow Close (Roebank Arc), Bodmin Road, Bransholme, Hull, HU7 4HE. 01482 834417.
Play session for 0-5 year olds, term time only. For more info call 01482 834417.
Free Drop in Sessions, Sept 2019 – July 2020, term time only.
Bransholme Library, Goodhart Rd, Hull HU7 4EF 01482 331234
Variety of dance classes for all ages and abilities at Winifred Holtby Academy and Pennine Church Hall. With weekly/monthly awards, exams, annual shows and events.
Winifred Holtby Academy:
Pennine Church Hall:
For booking and more information contact Becky on 07943229616 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Hull Health Visitors team have sent me their latest timetable for the Hull Child Health Clinics, where you can weigh your baby and seek advice from your local Health Visitors (updated Feb 2020) –
Park Street (behind St Stephen’s Centre), Hull, HU2 8RR
Call 01482 222452 for more info.
Cook Stars offers children (age 2-17 years) fun affordable cooking classes in the Hull and East Riding area:
All ingredients included, plus a craft activity and recipe card to keep. For more information and to book please call Sarah on 07555 575605 or email email@example.com.
They also offer a great range of kids parties too.
Come and join us as we bring our world of Debutots stories and play to a venue near you…….
Baby Story Play (6 Months—2 Years): Dipping tiny toes into our world of stories, words and sounds, our unique sessions are a multisensory blend of Storytelling, puppets, bubbles and movement to music. Each week we will explore a brand new story, unique to Debutots, through sounds, actions and imagination!
Early Years Drama (2-4 Years): Debutots interactive storytelling and dramatic play classes nurture creativity, stretch imagination and grow confidence whilst promoting communication, language and literacy skills. Each week we will explore a brand new story, unique to Debutots. The children’s creative responses are then facilitated by a skilled Debutots practitioner into an imaginative group retelling.
£5 per week pre-booked or single classes and trial classes available. Email Emma at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sportsability Swim School is run from a private pool in Dunswell. Pre-school swimming lessons are available throughout the day, Monday to Saturday. For children ages 2.5 years and upwards, with 2 highly experienced and qualified instructors and only 6 children in the pool. SEN specialists.
The cost is £40 per month for weekly 30 minute group lessons. Please contact their friendly swim team on 01482 229676 or email@example.com for more information and to book a place.
Primary school classes are available weekdays after school and Saturdays. Adults and Private lessons also available. Ideal setting for SEN children. Non-intimidating environment in a beautiful facility.
Ings Lane, Dunswell, HU6 0AL.
Fenchurch Children’s Centre, Fenchurch Street, Hull, HU5 1JF. 01482 497800.
Also incorporates Octogan – The Octagon Family Centre, Walker Street, Hull, HU3 2RA. 01482 497800.
Latest timetable (Feb ’20), please call to check sessions before going:
HENRY is Health Exercise and Nutrition for the Really Young. It’s a FREE 8 week parenting course with a crèche included, open and free to Hull residents.
This free programme is for parents or carers of children aged 0 to 5 years old and covers topics such as positive mealtimes, active play and managing behaviour. Courses held in 8 week blocks at:
Free Drop in Sessions, Sept 2019 – July 2020, term time only.
Freedom Centre Library, 95 Preston Rd, Hull HU9 3QB 01482 710100
Trampoline park located on the top floor of St Stephens (entry outside next to Next). Lots of fun for children and grown ups!
They run Toddler Sessions where only under 5s can bounce and it’s only £5 for an adult and child session. Term time they run Mondays 10-11am, Tuesdays 1pm-2pm, Wednesdays 10-11am, Fridays 1pm-2pm and Saturdays 9am-10am. The last Friday of the month toddler session is a themed one. During school holidays they run every day 9-10am.
For more info and to book call 01482 231707.
St Stephens Shopping Centre, Ferensway, Hull.
Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here.
Hedon Children’s Centre, George Street , Hedon , HU12 8JH. 01482 899962
Play and Learn caters for all children under 5 with a wide range of toys and activities to encourage learning through play. Weekly term time only. Call Hedon Children’s Centre for more information on 01482 899962.
Hedon Childrens Centre 19 George Street, Hedon, HU12 8JH
Weekly music classes – Jolly Babies 0 to 15 months and Music with Mummy 15 months to 3 yrs.
For more info or to book call Lucy on 07866 791972 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
10-11am & 1-2pm – Jumping Jacks is for children aged 9 months to 24 months and focuses on gymnastics and play which helps a child develop essential movement and coordination skills.
11am-12pm & 2-3pm – Sporty Tots is for children aged 2 to 5 years old and focuses on increasing your child’s physical activity and develops throwing, batting and catching, running, jumping, and kicking skills.
Woodford Leisure Centre, Holderness Road, Hull, HU8 8JU. For more information or to book, call 01482 331332.
159 Southcoates Avenue, Hull.
A variety of classes in Dance, Musical Theatre & Cheerleading, for ages 2-18 years, running from Tuesday to Saturday. Also a Mum’s Dance Class on Wednesdays.
For more information contact Sammy on 07415 888611.
10.00 – 11.30. St Columba’s Church, 139 Laburnum Avenue, Hull, HU8 8PA
£1 + 50p per additional child.
CURRENTLY ON HOLD – contact them for new info
A Creche based at David Lloyd providing childcare for your child while you use the facilities. They also run 2 weekly fun sessions for non members, anyone can go along:
Both classes are £3 per child. For more information call 01482 625200
Hull David Lloyd Club, Raich Carter Way, HU7 3DB
Lemon Tree Children’s Centre, Lothian Way, Hull, HU7 5DD. 01482 828901.
Latest timetable (updated Feb ’20) but please call to check sessions are on:
Little Stars Children’s Centre, 95 Preston Road, Hull, HU9 3QB. 01482 790277.
Latest timetable (Feb ’20), please call to check sessions before attending:
Martial arts are a great way of improving fitness, flexibility, strength and self confidence. East Riding Kickboxing Club gives you all this in a family-friendly environment:
This is a mixture of advanced and beginner classes, suitable from age 3 and upwards. Call Joy on 07752 208922 for more information.
Marfleet Children’s Centre, Preston Road, Hull, HU9 5AN. 01482 705333.
Also part of Marfleet is Mersey Children’s Centre, The Sunshine Centre, Derwent Street, Hull, HU8 8TX. 01482 705333. Latest timetable (Feb 2020) but please call to check sessions before attending –
Parent and Tots Dance from the Hull Healthy Lifestyles team. Suitable for families with under 5s, during term time only. £1 per family. Sessions last 45-60 minutes.
For more information email email@example.com
9.30 – 11.15. Preston Methodist Church, 2 Main Street, Preston, HU12 8UA
Preston Toddler Group – Crafts, play, refreshments, singing & much more. Meet other parents/carers and have a chat.
Term Time. £2 per family. Contact for more info – 01482 896426
9.15 Sproatley Pavilion, Main Street, Sproatley, HU11 4PJ
£2/family, suitable for 0 to 4 years
The Space Dance Studio West Hull Timetable – Grafton Street, Hull, HU5 2NP
The Space2Dance Studio East Hull Timetable – St Aidan’s Church, 139 Southcoates Avenue, HU9 3HF
For more information call 07340 688279 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Award-winning, sensory-rich toddler development programme, suitable for ages 13 mths to 4 yrs. Toddler Sense run classes over 4 days in Hull and Beverley, for more info contact Heather on email@example.com :
Also on Friday at Pocklington Cricket Club, Burnby Lane, Pocklington, YO42 1UJ and Tuesday at Low Catton Village Hall, Low Catton, Stamford Bridge. Please contact Steph Pears for more info and booking for Pocklington on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Us Mums are fun and effective fitness sessions suitable for pregnant women and new mums where you can bring your baby along (there are specific sessions for non crawlers). Run by Hull City Council Healthy Lifestyles Team.
No need to book, just turn up. For more info call 01482 828901 or you can find their full monthly timetable on their facebook page here.
9.00-10.30am. Play and Learn – this session is for parents and carers with children under 5. Fun activities promoting child development. Aims to ease the transition to pre-school or nursery for you and your child. Runs fortnightly, call Beeford Children’s Centre for more information on 01262 481699
Wawne Primary School, 10 Greens Ln, Hull HU7 5XT