Playgroups & Classes East Riding

MONDAY PLAYGROUPS & CLASSES IN THE EAST RIDING. For other days use the left navigation panel.

Below is a list of all the local playgroups, classes, activities and clinics across this area (Beverley, Cottingham, West Hull Villages to Brough). 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

Featured Listing

Anlaby – Mini Kicks

mini kicks hullHaltemprice Leisure Centre, Springfield Way, Anlaby, HU10 6QJ.

4.20 – 5.00, for ages 3-6 years.

Mini Kicks is a bespoke football based academy specifically designed for children aged between 2-8. We aim to provide a fun and friendly environment in which children can not only develop there football skills but also their confidence, social skills and physical ability. Come join the team.

For more info call 07969 961457, or check out their facebook page here or their website here.


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Beverley – Music with Mummy

On Mondays and Wednesdays at Molescroft Pavilion, Woodhall Way, Beverley, HU17 7JX

Music classes for little ones with singing and musical instruments. Various times for different ages – Jolly Babies (0-1 years), Music with Mummy (1-3 years), Three Four time (3 & 4 years), check website for latest times.

For more info visit their website here or facebook page. Classes are £4 each, call Kelly Webster on 07787 172825 to book.

Also Fridays at Beverley Racecourse.


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Brough – Baby Sensory

baby sensory hull east ridingBrough Scout Hut, Elloughton Road Brough, HU15 1AE

Award-winning, sensory-rich development classes designed to support you and your baby from birth.  Regular exposure to an incredible range of sounds, smells, sights, textures, music, dance, signing and massage all help rapidly develop the brain in your baby’s first year. We’ve done the research; so you can enjoy the fun.

Also run classes in other venues across our area. Visit their website here for more details and to book a trial. Alternatively email[email protected] for more information or check them out on facebook.


Featured Listing

My Baby Can Dance

  • my baby can danceBrough Methodist Church, Brough, HU15 1DL. 2.00 – 2.45
  • Cass Hall, Driffield, YO25 6QW. 10.15 – 11.00

Suitable for 12 months to 3 1/2 years. Fun dance class. Early years education is combined with dance, movement, great music and eye catching activities to create a family fun, structured and educational environment. £25 for a 5 week block.

For more information and to book Brough call Leanne on 07842 291048, for Driffield call Sam on 07495 856993, or check out their website here.


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Dunswell – Mini Kicks

mini kicks hullDunswell Sports Hall, Dunswell, HU6 0AD.

4.30 – 5.10, suitable for 3-6 years

Mini Kicks is a bespoke football based academy specifically designed for children aged between 2-8. We aim to provide a fun and friendly environment in which children can not only develop there football skills but also their confidence, social skills and physical ability. Come join the team.

For more info call 07969 961457, or check out their facebook page here or their website here.


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North Ferriby – Toddler Sense

toddler sense

North Ferriby Village Hall, 50 Church Road, North Ferriby, HU14 3AA

Award-winning, sensory-rich toddler development programme, where structured play goes hand in hand with imagination, adventure and the freedom to explore. Each week has a unique theme, with activities carefully constructed to stimulate your child’s brain, co-ordination and physical development. We’ve done the research, so you can both enjoy the fun.

Also on Wednesday and Friday in Beverley. Visit their website here for more details and to book a trial. Alternatively email [email protected] for more information or check out their facebook page.


Featured Listing

Northern Lights Drama

Northern Lights Drama is a local independent theatre school established in 2013 by local actors Hannah Levy and Tilly Oakshott. The school runs weekly Acting and Musical Theatre classes for children 2 – 18 years in Anlaby, Beverley, Cottingham, Hessle, Welton and Willerby with new classes launching in BARTON and HEDON this September.

All classes focus on boosting confidence and self esteem whilst inspiring young people to shine. The school is proud to be training the next generation of stars with a growing number of pupils being cast in professional theatre, film and television roles. To book a FREE trial class please call 01482 641690 or email [email protected]

For more information about Northern Lights Drama Theatre School please visit their website here or check out their facebook page here.


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Willerby – Goldstar Active

York Way, Willerby (next to Aldi, behind Stor-More).

Gymnastics, trampolining, dance, martial arts and fitness for girls, boys and adults! Also pre-school gymnastics and a cafe with soft play area that you can pop into at any time.

Classes on every day of the week term time. Also holiday camps during school holidays.

NEW Hollywood Stars, Musical Theatre Classes for age 5-8 and 9+ years on Tuesdays from 4pm.

For more info please check out their website here, call Caroline on 0800 1601667 or email [email protected]


ALL DAYS GROUPS/CLASSES

This is the page for MONDAYS groups and classes. To change day click the links to the left 


Anlaby – Aqua Babes & Aqua Tots at Haltemprice

The East Riding Leisure Centre, Haltemprice, 120 Springfield Way, Anlaby, HU10 6QJ.

Daily Monday to Saturday, various times.  Booked in 10 wk blocks. Suitable from 4 months. Call for times, availability and to book – 01482 652501


Anlaby Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Anlaby Children’s Centre, Anlaby Primary School , First Lane , Anlaby , HU10 6UE. 01482 565560.


Anlaby – Soft Play at Haltemprice

The East Riding Leisure Centre, Haltemprice, 120 Springfield Way, Anlaby, HU10 6QJ. 01482 652501.

Monday and Friday 10.00 – 12.00, Wednesday 1.00 – 3.00

£3 per session. Just turn up.


Beverley – Baby Bistro, Breastfeeding group

10.00 – 11.30, every 2nd Monday. Kings Church, off Swinemoor Lane, Beverley, HU17 0JX 07580741839

Breastfeeding support group with peer supporters. For info email – [email protected]


Beverley Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Beverley Children’s Centre, Coltman Avenue, Beverley, HU17 9LP. 01482 880066.


Beverley – Fitmums Buggy Bootcamp

1.30pm. Beverley Leisure Centre 07771873457

An indoor workout for parents (grand-parents & childminders too) but the difference is that babies can come too. The session is an effective cardio-vascular workout with toning and resistance work to help get bodies back in shape and to help you feel great. Babies stay in the buggy for most of the session but are involved in the cool-down, a lovely parent/babe contact.

£3 non-members, £1.50 members. Places must be booked via Clare on [email protected]


Beverley – Girls Ladies Rugby at Beverley RUFC

Mondays 6.30pm. Beaver park (Beverley RUFC ground), Norwood Road, Beverley

Rugby based fitness with the aim is to get a girls rugby team together to play some games against local teams. Suitable for age 7 and up but younger players are welcome.

For more info please contact Emma Bryans on 07933512021 or [email protected]


Beverley – Jack in the Box Pre-school Gymnastics

Mega Fun, Annie Reed Road, Beverley, HU17 0LF.

9.30 – 3.00, various times for different age groups (9-18 months, 18 months – 2 years, 2-3 years, 3-4 years)

4 week taster £4.50/wk then pay monthly. Call for info and to book – 01482 880091


Beverley – Messy Mondays, Toll Gavel Playgroup

9.15 – 11.45. Toll Gavel Methodist Church Room, Toll Gavel, Beverley, HU17 9AA.

Call for info – 07931 885961


Beverley – Oranges & Lemons Playgroup

10.00 – 11.30. Molescroft Pavilion, Woodhall Way, Beverley, HU17 7JX. 07715 124852

Soft play is included once a month, arranged by Beverley Children’s Centre (call them for more info 01482 880066).


Brandesburton – Let’s Play Toddler Group

9.00 – 10.00 (fortnightly). Brandesburton Primary School, Main Street, Brandesburton, YO25 8RG. 01262 481699

Free. Suitable for 0 to 5 years. Call Beeford Children’s Centre for more info and dates on 01262 481699


Brough Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Brough Children’s Centre, Brough Primary School, Springfield Avenue, Brough, HU15 1AE. 01482 669474.

Also incorporates Howden Children’s Centre, First Floor Howden Multi-service Centre , 69 Hailgate , Howden , DN14 7SX. 01482 395220.


Brough – LadyBird Stay & Play

2.00-2.45. Ladybird Pre School, The Pavilion, Blackburn Leisure Club, Prescott Avenue, Brough, HU15 1BB.

Stay and play session at the pre school for 0 to 5s. Open to all, you don’t need to have a child at the pre-school to come along. Singing, messy play, painting. £2 per child, please call to book a place on 01482 669628.


Cottingham Children’s Centre Weekly Classes & Groups

Cottingham Children’s Centre, Bacon Garth Primary School, The Garth, Cottingham, HU16 5JP. 01482 845636.


Cottingham – Little Rascals Playgroup

Monday 9.30 – 11.00. Cottingham Children’s Centre, Bacon Garth Primary School

Call for info – 01482 845636. Also on Fridays


Cottingham – Music Time

9.25 and 10.25. Civic Hall, Market Green, Cottingham, HU16 8BY.

The Music Time charity provides interactive music-making classes to introduce basic music, singing and social skills to babies, toddlers and preschoolers along with their parents, carers and childminders. Held in relaxed, educational and stimulating one-hour local playgroups, classes are led by professional musicians and are ideal for babies and children up to 4 years old.

£3.25/family (paid in half term blocks), first session FREE. Sessions on throughout the week across the East Riding. Call for info and to book on 07563 764793 or email [email protected]


Cottingham – Tumble & Twist, Pre-school Gymnastics

Cottingham Pavilion, King George V Playing Fields, Northgate, Cottingham, HU16 5QW

Various times by age (walking – 3 years and 3-5 years)

£4. Call for info and to book 01482 840290.


Hedon Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Hedon Children’s Centre, George Street , Hedon , HU12 8JH. 01482 899962


Hedon – Little Dribblers Football

9.15. Hedon Scout Hut, Sheriff Highway, Hedon.

Call for info and to book Dave Aitcheson Smith – 07762 774536


Hessle – All Saints Soft Play

10.00 – 11.30. All Saints Church Hall, Southgate, Hessle, HU13 0AD.

2 groups – Pre-schoolers (main hall), Babies 0 to 18 months (upstairs room). Bouncy castles, soft shapes, trikes, refreshments. Baby softplay also available upstairs for under 1’s.

Call for info – Janine 01482 648161


Hessle Children’s Centre Weekly Classes & Groups

Hessle Children’s Centre, The Hourne , Eastgate , Hessle , HU13 9LJ. 01482 629085.


Hessle – Victoria Gregson School of Dance

Tower Hill Methodist Church Hall, Hessle.

4.00 – 5.00 Pop/Street 3-6 years, 5.00 – 6.30 Pop/Street & Cheerleading 7+ years, 6.30 – 7.30 Commercial 11-16 years.

For more info call Vicky on 07742 339000 or email [email protected]


Howden – Music Time

9.30 and 2.00. The Shire Hall, 11 Market Place, Howden, DN14 7BJ.

The Music Time charity provides interactive music-making classes to introduce basic music, singing and social skills to babies, toddlers and preschoolers along with their parents, carers and childminders. Held in relaxed, educational and stimulating one-hour local playgroups, classes are led by professional musicians and are ideal for babies and children up to 4 years old.

£3.25/family (paid in half term blocks), first session FREE. Sessions on throughout the week across the East Riding. Call for info and to book on 07563 764793 or email [email protected]


Long Riston – Baby & Toddler Playgroup

Long Riston Village Hall, Main Street, Long Riston, HU11 5JF

9.00 – 11.00 Mondays, 9.30 – 11.00 Thursdays.

Contact Beeford Children’s Centre for more info on 01262 481699


Market Weighton Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Market Weighton Children’s Centre, Princess Road, YO43 3BY. 01430 874090


Mess Around Hull & East Yorkshire

Come along and play at one of our fabulous Mess Around Parties, multi-sensory, messy play experiences for 6 months to 5 year olds.

Our events are special as everyone is welcome, including older siblings who can participate in the Big Kids Create & Make Corner. There’s lots of activities to explore, little ones can squelch, pour, mix and splat until their hearts are content, then leave the cleaning up to us!

Regular events are held at Sewerby, Bridlington Leisure Centre, Driffield, Cottingham Hedon and Sutton Park Hull, contact them for latest dates and times on 07738 090095 or [email protected].


North Ferriby – ABC Club (Adults, Babies, pre-school Children)

Mondays 1.45 – 3.00. All Saints Church Parish Hall, 19 Church Road, North Ferriby, HU14 3AD

01482 635758


Skidby – Parent & Baby Morning

10.00 – 11.30 (every other week). St Michael’s Church, Main Street, Skidby.

The group is aimed at under 2’s but they are happy for older siblings to come along.  Runs throughout school hols. For further info email [email protected]


South Cave – The Tennis Academy East Riding

South Cave Tennis Club – next to the Junior School, opposite Cave Castle

Tennis classes run by LTA qualified coaches. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Classes for pre-school, Foundation, Year 1 to Year 5 and upwards. All children between 4 and 16 can receive 2 weeks free coaching on the program. Also in Driffield.

For more info call Carl on 07813 611149


Swanland – TinyTalk Baby Signing

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10.30 – 11.30 and 12.00 – 1.00. Swanland Village Hall, Main Street, Swanland, HU14 3QR

Suitable for 0-2 years. Contact for info – Donna Wilks 07811 070389

£5.00 per family


Willerby – Alison’s Aqua Stars

Mercure Willerby Grange Park Hotel

Swimming classes for babies and toddlers. Monday and Wednesday at 10.30am and 11am, Saturdays 13:30pm

For more info contact Alison on [email protected]


Willerby – Carl Cockcroft Swim School, Making Waves

The Mercure Grange Park Hotel, Willerby.

Monday 4.00-6.00, Tuesday 3.30-6.00, Friday 3.30-6.00, Saturday 11.00-3.00

Classes taught by Carl Cockcroft, former Great Britain Swimmer and qualified teacher and Head Coach. Suitable for age 3+. Contact for more info and to book – 07947 734213 or 01757 630773


Willerby – CB Swimming

4pm – 6pm. Willerby Manor Hotel, Well Lane, Willerby, HU10 6ER

Swimming classes taught by local, independent instructor Chris. Suitable for 3 years plus on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. £6/week, don’t need to pay per term and no payment if you’re on holiday.

Also babies and toddler classes on Thursday and private 121’s on Saturday. For more info call Chris on 07900 930802


Willerby – Olcote Squash Academy

4.15 – 5.15. Total Fitness Gym, Beverley Road, Willerby, HU10 6ED

Children’s squash academy taught by a qualified coach. Suitable for age 5 – 17. Mixed ability session

£7/session or £24/month (discount for gym members). Call Tony for info on 07837 681952


Withernsea Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Withernsea Children’s Centre, Withernsea High School, Hull Road, Withernsea, HU19 2EQ. 01964 612618.