East Riding 0-5s Weekly Classes & Groups

East Riding Weekly Classes Monday

Classes, activities and groups for babies, toddlers and pre school children in the East Riding of Yorkshire, on a Monday.


We endeavour to keep these listings as up to date as possible but please contact all providers before attending anything, as Covid restrictions ease. Most are pre-book in advance only and the providers will have the very latest covid guidance and class information. Thank you.

crafty cat play cafe in anlaby common logoThe NEW play cafe is now open daily! This is a fabulously fun, interactive session for children under 6 years old, run by our friendly chaos coordinators, and includes role play toys, messy play, outdoor play and more! Sessions run at 9.15am, 11.15am, 1.15pm & 3.15pm most days and last for 1.5 hours (please book in advance). Children will be supervised throughout the session whilst parents can relax with a cuppa at our shared parents table, however children still remain the responsibility of their parent at all times.

The NEW Sweet Treat Bar is also open serving milkshakes, smoothies, pancakes and waffles!

For more info and bookings call 07398 149182, email info@crafty-cat-events.com. More info on their website here or follow them on facebook here.

272 Hull Road, Anlaby, HU4 7RR.

fit for all logoFit For All dance classes in Swanland. Classes throughout the week for all age groups at Swanland Village Hall, HU14 3QR.

Saturdays in Swanland for under 5s: tap and ballet from 2 years, with our parent & child new starters class at 9.30. Children over 3yrs who can dance without parent support in the room can join our United ballet, tap and cheer class at 10.15. First class FREE then £4.50 per session.

More classes throughout the week for ages 5+ years.

Please get in touch for more information – call Anneke on 07801752684, email fitforall@icloud.com.

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Flex Dance

flex dance hullFlex Dance, musical theatre and street dance classes for children aged 4 to 11 years, plus Youth Classes too. Fun, non-competitive classes with 2 optional performances each year. Classes held in lots of venues across Hull and West Hull villages.

Flex Tots, for 2 -4 years on Wednesday and Saturday mornings at Active + and Friday mornings at St Marks church Anlaby.

Book your FREE TRIAL now. For more info and bookings text Sam on 07921 222710, or visit their website here or follow them on facebook here.

Louise Dell Performing Arts have been a dance school in Hull for 25 years. We follow the IDTA (International Dance Teachers Association) syllabus, with lots of opportunities for taking part in exams and shows. Louise has 30 years experience as a dance teacher, with a 100% pass rate for exams and many ex pupils now working within the trade.

Ballet, Tap, Street dance, Freestyle, Ballroom & Latin, Musical Theatre – from age 3 years to 18. Classes in West Hull and Hessle at All Saints Church Hall, Hessle Scout Hut (behind All Saints Church Hall) St Joseph’s Church Hall, Boothferry Rd, Eastfield Pre-School and Primary School.

NEW classes in contemporary modern jazz! From age 6, at St James Centre, First Lane Hessle.

For more information please contact Louise on 07876 547282, email ldpahull@gmail.com, or please visit their website here or facebook page here.

music with mummy and kelly beverley and hull music classes for babies ad totsMumbler Award winning music classes for little ones! With singing and musical instruments. Jolly Babies is suitable for 0-1 years, Music with Mummy for 1-3 years and three Four Time for 3-4 years. At:

  • Mondays: Kings Church, Beverley. Music with Mummy 10.00 and 10.45. Jolly Babies 11.30, 12.15 and 1.00. Three Four Time 1.45.
  • Tuesdays: Beverley Cricket Club. Music with Mummy 10.00 and 10.45. Jolly Babies 11.30, 12.15 and 1.00. Three Four Time 1.45.
  • Thursdays: All Saints Church Hall, Hessle. Music with Mummy 10.00 and 10.45. Jolly Babies 11.30 and 12.15.
  • Fridays: Walkington Village Hall. Music with Mummy 10.00 and 10.45. Jolly Babies 11.30, 12.15 and 1.00. Three Four Time 1.45.

Prices are currently £5.00 per class for Jolly Babies and Music with Mummy and £6.00 per class for Three four Time. Payment for the term is required in advance.

Call Kelly Webster on 07787 172825 to book. For more info visit their website here or facebook page

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Puddle Ducks

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Puddle Ducks are award winning providers of swimming lessons to babies, toddlers, pre-school and school age children. Our classes are designed to promote bonding, water confidence and water safety in a fun and loving environment. We take your little ones through a structured programme designed to develop their natural affinity with the water and encourage them to learn to swim independently. Our approach ensures that your child’s needs are expertly fulfilled – never forcing development, but rather nurturing it to ensure a positive experience and love of swimming.

Our baby and pre-school programme is offered through five levels:
Floaties (0-6 months), Splashers (6-15 months), Kickers (15 months – 2.5 years), Little Dippers (2-5 years) and Dippers (2-5 years)

We run classes 7 days a week at the following locations in Hull and East Riding:

  • The Village Hotel, Hessle: Monday, Friday, Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning
  • Everlast Fitness Club (formally DW Fitness, Hull): Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday morning
  • Nuffield Health, Hull marina: Thursday morning (from Sept ’21 new Friday class)
  • Frederick Holmes School Hull: Fridays
  • The Palms Leisure Club (Carnaby, Bridlington): Saturday morning

For more info call 07825 269146 (Monday to Friday 9am-1pm), email hull@puddleducks.com or visit their website here or  facebook page here. 

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Singing with Zoe

singing with zoe, singing lessons in HessleDo you know a child who loves to sing and perform? Singing With Zoe offers weekly singing classes and holiday workshops based in Hessle, East Yorkshire for children and young people.

Our Mini Singers Club (4-7yrs) runs every Monday in term-time 4.30-5.30pm and is an upbeat and engaging singing class where children explore their favourite Disney tunes and Kidz Bop pop hits!

Our Singing Club (8-17yrs) runs every Thursday in term-time 4.45-6.15pm and is perfect for children of all singing abilities. Students improve their vocal techniques through a range of pop and musical theatre style songs.

All of our classes focus on confidence building, giving young people a voice and having lots and lots of fun. Each class works towards small end of term showcases for family and friends and has the opportunity to perform at local events throughout the year.

First class always FREE! For more info and bookings call Zoe on 07512365936, visit the website here, or follow her on facebook here.

water babies baby swimming lessons in hull and east riding of yorkshireWater Babies is the world’s leading Baby and Toddler swim school, swimming over 50,000 babies per week.

We’ll teach you to teach your little one to swim, from lesson one we’ll get your little one used to the sensation of water, developing their natural instincts and transforming these into core aquatic skills. Throughout our programme we use lots of song, games, toys and sensory activities suitable to each child’s stage of development, ensuring both you and your little one are having lots of fun whilst having precious time together and developing new skills. Swimming offers precious one to one time for you and your little one, whilst also offering the opportunity to meet lots of other parents and children in a relaxed and friendly environment. By the end of our programme your little one will be swimming freely using different strokes and be able to keep themselves safe in and around water.

We work closely with Swim England, the governing body and we’ve woven their learn to swim framework through our programme. So you’ll be simply amazed at the progress your little one makes. And not only will they be able to swim independently and have learnt a skill for life – they will have grown in confidence too. Classes:

  • Everlast Hull, Mount Pleasant, Hull: Monday 9am – 12pm, Thursday 9am – 12pm
  • Nuffield Health Club, Hull Marina Mondays 1pm – 3pm, Tuesday 10am – 12pm, Sunday 9am – 11am and 1.15 – 3.15pm.
  • Market Weighton: Monday 10am – 1pm, Wednesday 10am – 1pm, Friday 9am – 12pm, Saturday 9.30am – 1.30pm.
  • Carnaby, Bridlington

If you have any questions, want to know more or to get your little one signed up just get in touch. Call 01423 457000 or email littlefish@waterbabies.co.uk. Check out their website or facebook page here for more information. Happy splashing!

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Wild at Heart Hideaway

wild at heart hideaway driffield, hub for baby and tots activitiesWild at Heart Hideaway is a brand-new community hub on the outskirts of Driffield, with ample free parking and wheelchair access.

WAH Hideaway hosts a variety of sessions where you can book the The Glow Room and The Nest, Baby Massage courses, Playdough sessions,  “Dads Only” sessions, School Ready Sessions and much more. Suitable for 0 to 5 years. A chance for parents to get out the house with their little one and just go for a cuppa and a chit chat. A chance to meet new people and meet up with old, laugh, cry, joke, and question…

Guests have access all areas at once. The GLOW room and the Nest will be open and full of toys and climbing equipment. Drinks and snacks will also be readily available for all. A perfect chance to just get out of the house, see old friends or meet new and Discover what we are all about. Opening times:

  • Monday 9am – 12pm
  • Tuesday 1pm – 4pm
  • Wednesday 9am – 12pm
  • Thursday 1pm – 4pm
  • Friday 9am – 12pm
  • Sunday’s 9am – 12pm

Guests need to book online prior to arrival and pay £5 entry fee with a sibling discount available for those bringing more than one child. For more information and daily timetable visit their website here, or call 01377 258698, email wildathearthideaway@gmail.com. Or follow on facebook.

Wild at Heart Day Nursery, Four Winds Court, Market Weighton Road, Driffield, YO25 9LH

ALL DAYS GROUPS/CLASSES

This is the page for MONDAYS groups and classes. To change day click the links on the menu. 

Anlaby Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

East Riding Children’s Centres are open – with sessions back face to face. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here. Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers.

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

Anlaby Studios – Children’s Dance Classes

Anlaby Studios is an in-house performing arts centre.

  • Saturday mornings – Parent & Tots Dance, Pre-Primary Ballet & Modern

For other age groups (4-5 yrs, 6-7 yrs, 8-9 yrs, 10-13 yrs, 14-16 yrs) classes run throughout the week in:

  • Ballet, Modern, Tap
  • Acrobatics, Flexibility/Stretch
  • Street, Hip Hop
  • Musical Theatre, Drama

Also Boys Only Dance for ages 8+ – Ballet Monday at 6pm, Contemporary Thursday at 6pm. Also run children’s drama classes.

For more info contact Chloe on 07414 444685, email contact@anlabystudios.com.

Anlaby Studios, 18-22 Wilson Street, Anlaby, HU10 7AN.

Aquastars Swim School

aquastars swim school willerby hullSwimming lessons for babies up to school age children through to competition level held in Willerby and Dunswell:

At The Mercure Grange Park Hotel Willerby
  • Mondays 9.30 – 11.30am
  • Wednesday 9.30 – 11.30am Baby & pre school
  • Wednesday 4.00 – 6.30pm Beginner’s up to pre competition and a toddler/pre school class at 4.30pm
  • Sundays 10.30am – 12noon, Baby, pre school, beginners to pre competition.

In Dunswell – Mondays, 9.30 – 10.30am Baby & pre school

We have a NEW POOL for Sept ’22 at Skidby – Monday and Friday afternoons for Baby and pre school,  Sunday morning for all abilities.

All half hour lessons. All DBS checked instructors and fully insured and accredited swim school.
Small groups. Fully insured and DBS cleared for all instructors. We offer a free first lesson which can be taken at any time during a block. For more information please call 07854 725211, email askaquastars@gmail.com, or follow them on facebook here.

Arting – Art Classes for Children

Art classes for all ages and abilities, taught in School Key Stages and linked to the curriculum. Classes taught by age.

At Hessle Memorial Hall on a Monday:

  • BRAQUE: 1-23 months (baby)
  • DEGAS: 24-35 months (pre-school)
  • GAUGIN: 3-4 (early years)
  • LOWRY: 4-5 (reception)
  • MATISSE: 5-7 (KS1)
  • O’KEEFFE: 8-9 ( lower KS2)
  • PICASSO: 10-11 (upper KS2)

At St. Mark’s Hall Anlaby on a Thursday:

  • REMBRANDT: 12-14 (KS3)
  • SARGENT: 15-16 (KS4) and 17-18 (KS5)
  • FAMIL SESSION: 6.45-8pm, for parents and children to work on a piece together.

Prices start from £40 for a five week term, all resources provided. Also run classes for adults at Hessle and Anlaby. For more info contact Alison on artinguk@hotmail.com, 07878 839401.

Baby Bistro, Breastfeeding group – Beverley

Breastfeeding group at the Children’s Library in Beverley.

9.30 – 11.00am every Monday in term time.

Everyone welcome, open to all breastfeeding Mums, babies, and toddlers of every stage.

For more info email beverleybabybistro@gmail.com

Champney Rd, Beverley HU17 8HE

Baby Sensory

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. For babies from 0-13 months:

  • Monday in Brough – 10am, 11.30am, 1pm and 2.30pm
  • Tuesday in Victoria Dock and Anlaby 10am, 11.30am, 1pm and 2.30pm
  • Wednesday in Hessle and Wawne 10am, 11.30am, 1pm and 2.30pm
  • Thursday at Priory Baptist Church 10am, 11.30am and 1pm
  • Friday in Beverley and Woodmansey 10am, 11.30am, 1pm and 2.30pm

For more information about any of these classes, call 07885941077 or email beverley@babysensory.co.uk.

Beeford Children’s Centre Weekly Classes & Groups

East Riding Children’s Centres are open – with sessions back face to face. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here. Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers.

Beeford Childrens Centre, Beeford C of E School, Beeford, YO25 8AY 01262 481699

Bendy Tots

Bendy Tots offers a range of classes for babies and toddlers aged 4 weeks to 5 years old in Beverley and East Yorkshire. The classes are run by Emma who is fully qualified in Baby Massage, Baby and Toddler/preschool yoga and who is also a Developmental play practitioner. Each class provides a safe and welcoming environment and is specially designed to be relaxing, fun and widely beneficial to your babies/child’s development.

Baby massage: A relaxing class for parent and baby and over the 6 week course we learn how to massage your baby to calm, improve sleep and help alleviate colic, constipation and trapped wind all while spending time with your baby and meeting other parents.

Baby/ Toddler Yoga: A multi-sensory, yoga based class which enhances development and encourages movement through music and magical storytelling.

Developmental play gym: Class for 1-3 year olds, each structured activity concentrates on a range of developmental skills using equipment, movement and music.

  • Monday – Developmental play Gym, 10:00.
  • Tuesday – St Nicks Community room, Beverley: Toddler/preschool yoga 9.30, Baby Yoga Wrigglers (6 weeks to crawling) 11.00, Baby Explorers (crawling to 18months) 12.30, Baby Massage 2.00pm.
  • Wednesday – Kings Church, Beverley: Baby Massage 10.00, Baby Yoga Wrigglers 11.30, Baby Yoga Explorers 1.00.
  • Thursdays – Kings Church, Beverley: Baby Massage 12.20, Baby Yoga Wrigglers 1.45.

For more information and bookings please visit contact Emma on bendytotsyoga@gmail.com.

Beverley Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

East Riding Children’s Centres are open – with sessions back face to face. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here. Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers.

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

Beverley – Oranges & Lemons Playgroup

Re-starting 27th September 2021

10-11.30am at Molescroft Pavilion. Oranges and Lemons is a parent and toddler’s group run by members of Beverley Community Church. It is welcome to all, both members of the church and members of the local community. Soft play is included once a month, arranged by Beverley Children’s Centre (call them for more info 01482 880066)

Molescroft Pavilion, Woodhall Way, Beverley, HU17 7JX 07715124852

Bridlington Children’s Centre Weekly Classes and Groups

East Riding Children’s Centres are open – with sessions back face to face. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here.

Bridlington Childrens Centre Butts Close, Bridlington, YO16 7BS. 01262 409596

Bridlington Family Centre, Shaftesbury Road, Bridlington, YO15 3PP. 01482 395470

Brough Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

East Riding Children’s Centres are open – with sessions back face to face. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here. Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers.

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

Calvella School of Performing Arts Anlaby

Ballet and tap lessons for ages 2 – 15 years. Saturday mornings and Monday evenings, various times by age. Street jazz classes on Wednesday evening, times by age. Classes include warm up, then work on a routine for an exam / show. One set of IDTA exams a year in May, and two shows, in July and January.

Also adult tap and fitness classes, and a children’s musical theatre workshop in August. For more info call 07818 085919.

Calvella School of Performing Arts, Pryme Street, Anlaby, HU10 6DQ.

CB Swimming

Swimming classes taught by local, independent instructor Chris, £8 per lesson.

Now swimming at Stamford Bridge pool:

  • Mondays: 6.00-8.30pm – 4yrs+
  • Wednesdays: 10.00-11.30am – Babies and Toddlers, 4.00-6.30pm – 4yrs +
  • Saturdays: 3.00-5.00pm – Babies and Toddlers, 5.00-6.30pm – 4yrs+

For more info call 07900 930802 or email chris@cbswimmingschool.com

Child Health Clinics & Weigh In Clinics

Hull – The Hull Health Visitors are encouraging parents to contact their health visitor if they have concerns and if their baby needs weighing, they will then either be booked into clinic or they will be visited at home as they are now back to full face to face service.

East Riding – The ISPHNS team are now offering child health clinics again in Anlaby, Brough, Beverley, Cottingham, Driffield, Goole, Hessle, Hedon, Hornsea, Pocklington. Venues, days and times may have changed from before Covid. All are strictly by appointment only – please contact your Health Visitor or the Duty Officer to book.

Cottingham Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

East Riding Children’s Centres are open – with sessions back face to face. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here. Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers.

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

Dancestars

Dancing with the Emphasis on FUN! Dancestars is a fun, energetic dance class that will see your little one wiggle and giggle, move and groove to all the latest songs! Aimed at boys and girls with classes catering from walking up to 7 years. We provide the funky tunes…the children do the rest! September 2021 timetable:

  • Monday, 9.45: St Mary’s Church Hall, St Mary’s Close, Elloughton
  • Thursday, 10.00: St Nicholas Community Hall, Holme Church Lane, Beverley
  • Friday, 10.00: Anlaby Studios
  • Saturday, 9.30 and 10.30: The Scout Hut, Market Weighton

We work with nurseries, schools and provide holiday clubs and parties too!

For more info contact Clare on 07943 112262, email info@dancestars.co.uk.

Delanoy Dancers: Ballet, Tap & Modern

Delanoy Dancers in Beverley opened its doors in September 2019 for children aged from 18 months to 18 years, with classes in ISTD Ballet, Tap and Modern, Boys Street Dance and Adults Ballet, Tap and Fusion (blend of jazz, contemporary and commercial)

  • Saturday: St Mary’s Parish Hall (18months-12 years)
  • Monday: St Nicholas’ Community Centre (11-18years and adults)

For more information or to book a trial class contact Fiona Delanoy on 07944 280 716 or email delanoydancers@gmail.com.

Driffield Children’s Centre – Weekly Sessions & Groups

East Riding Children’s Centres are open – with sessions back face to face. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here. Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers.

Driffield Children’s Centre, Beckside, Driffield, YO25 6QN. 01377 240782.

East Riding Kick Boxing Club

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. Pre-covid timetable, please check for latest

  • Monday and Friday evenings at Leven Scout Hut
  • Thursday evenings at Inmans Primary School, Hedon
  • Saturday mornings at Preston Community Hall

This is a mixture of advanced and beginner classes, suitable from age 3 and upwards. Call Joy on 07752 208922 for more information.

East Riding Leisure Soft Play – Haltemprice, Beverley & Withernsea

East Riding Leisure Beverley, Haltemprice and Withernsea have restarted their Soft Play sessions.

  • Haltemprice – Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10.00 – 12.00. Springfield Way, Anlaby.
  • Beverley – Every Friday morning in 1 hour slots 9.30, 11.00 and 1.00. Flemingate, Beverley, HU17 0LT.
  • Withernsea – Every Friday afternoon in 1 hour slots 12.30 – 1.30pm and 1.30-2.30. Station Road, Withernsea, HU19 2QA.

Suitable for under 5’s. Please contact your local leisure centre for booking information.

East Riding Leisure Haltemprice: Swimming Lessons

Learn to swim at East Riding Leisure Haltemprice! 25m main indoor pool and a learner pool. Baby and Pre-school swimming lessons available daily during the daytime. Primary school age swimming lessons available daily after school and weekends. Children progress through a series of grades collecting badges.

The leisure centre also has a great cafe, large outdoor park and runs various other tots and children’s classes.

For more information and booking call 01482 652501.

Springfield Way, Anlaby, HU10 6QJ.

Fiona Moverley Squash Academy

Squash sessions for children from 3-18 years with free sessions for the under 6s.

Ferriby Hall squash club, 2 High Street, North Ferriby, HU14 3JP:

  • Monday 3.40-4.20pm under 9s, 4.20-5.20pm beginners/intermediate
  • Tuesday 4.40-5.20pm mixed
  • Wednesday 4.20-5.20pm mixed
  • Saturday 10.00-11.00am mixed

Hull & East Riding squash club, Chanterlands Avenue, Hull, HU5 4ED

  • Thursday 5.00-6.00pm mixed ability

Individual lessons with a coach are also available at either venue. Equipment available to borrow if you’re new to the sport. For more information email Fiona Moverley fimov87@gmail.com

Fitmums & Friends

Fitmums & Friends offers friendly fitness sessions for all abilities, from beginners to those who already exercise more regularly. Everyone is welcome – no need to be a mum or fit – men are welcome too and all ages (over 16 years).

Join us for fitness walking, running and cycling sessions across Hull and East Yorkshire. We have clubs in Beverley, Boothferry (Sirius Academy West), Cottingham, Goole, Hedon, Hull (East Hull) and Market Weighton. Sessions are daytime and evening, and on most days of the week. For full details please email us at admin@fitmums.org.uk.

We also have two buggy sessions for those looking after little ones:

  • Thursday 9.30am at East Park in Hull
  • Friday 1.15pm at East Riding Leisure in Beverley

Buggy sessions are suitable for all ages and abilities (and welcome people without little ones too!). To find out more, please email gemma@fitmums.org.uk.

Freesoles Dance

Ballet, Tap, Street Dance, Contemporary and Acrobatics classes delivered by qualified and experienced teachers . For ages 2 years and upwards.

  • Monday, Wednesday & Saturday at Hessle Town Hall, HU13 0RR
  • Tuesdays at D’Angelo Dance Academy, Holderness Road, HU9 1ED

Places are available for new starters from January 2022, for more information and to book a class email freesolesdance@outlook.com

Fun Time Learning, Baby & Tots Playgroups

Fun time Learning run 3 different sessions each week across Hull and the East Riding:
  • Let’s get Baby – Mondays and Thursdays in Anlaby
  • Let’s get Learning – Mondays and Thursdays Brough
  • Let’s get Outdoors – Tuesdays in Anlaby
Each session helps to promote childrens learning, creativity and social skill. We have very a large range of activities for little ones to explore each week.

£5/session, block booking required. Contact Aimee on funtimelearninghull@aol.com for booking and more info.

Goldstar Active Little Stars

Gymnastics, trampolining and much more at Goldstar! Purpose built gymnastics studios in Willerby.

  • Little Stars – fun, pre-school gymnastics classes for age 2-5 years. They run daily Monday to Saturday, £5 per session. Why not stay for a hot drink and snack in our cafe, The Grind, afterwards!

Goldstar also run gymnastics and trampolining classes for ages 4+, school holiday camps during school holidays and hold children’s birthday parties. For more info and bookings call them on 01482 656438, email hello@goldstaractive.co.uk

York Way, Willerby, HU10 6HD (next to Aldi, behind Store More).

Hedon Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

East Riding Children’s Centres are open – with sessions back face to face. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here. Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers.

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

Hessle All Saints Soft Play

10-11.30am. Soft Play at All Saints Church in Hessle for the under 5s.  Preschoolers are in the main hall, and upstairs is for babies 0-18months. Bouncy castles, soft shapes, trikes, refreshments. Term time only, £1 entry.

All Saints Church Hall, Southgate, Hessle, HU13 0AD.

Email for more information office@allsaintshessle.karoo.co.uk

Hessle Children’s Centre Weekly Classes & Groups

East Riding Children’s Centres are open – with sessions back face to face. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here. Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers.

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

Jack in the Box Pre-school Gymnastics Beverley

Toddler & Preschool Gymnastics for ages 15 months to 4 years. With British Gymnastics & UK Gymnastics qualified coaches and an air conditioned gymnastics hall. Classes are daily Monday to Friday (except Tuesday) between 9.30am-3pm. Limited numbers, for more information and to book a taster session please call 01482 880091.

They also run after school gymnastics classes for school age children (5-16yrs).

Mega Fun at Jack in the Box, Annie Reed Road, Beverley, HU17 0LF

Kalma Life Beverley and East Yorkshire

Your yoga journey starts here. Kalma Life offers the highest standards of a range of yoga and mindfulness classes for mums during the pre and post-natal period, babies and children in Beverley and East Yorkshire.

  • Mondays: Karinya Yoga Studio Beverley – 10.30 toddler yoga, 11.30 baby yoga, 12.30 pregnancy yoga 1.45pm preschool yoga
  • Tuesdays: Nafferton Recreation Club – 10am baby yoga, 11am boddler yoga. The New Inn, Leven – 12pm boddler yoga
  • Wednesdays: Karinya Yoga Studio Beverley – 10am baby yoga, 11am boddler yoga, 12.30pm postnatal group, 1.30 pm baby massage, 6.15pm pregnancy yoga
  • Thursdays: Market Weighton Scout Hut – 10am baby yoga, 11am toddler yoga. Blue kangaroo, Cottingham – 11.30am boddler yoga.

NB – Pregnancy Yoga starts from 12 weeks to full term. Includes a Kalma Mamas wellness box.

Karinya Yoga Studio is our brand new Kalma Life venue located on Lairgate Beverley.

For more information call Cass on 07894 647746 or email cassie@eastyorkshire.kalmalifeuk.co.uk.

Little Explorers

Group for children aged 0-5 years and their carers (unfortunately not childminders) on Mondays at 1.15-2.45pm. For more information contact Claire on childrenandfamilies@anlabychurches.org.uk

St Mark’s Community Church, Hull Rd, Anlaby Common, HU4 7RT

Little Messys Goole

Little Messys Goole have spaces for their fun filled football sessions for boys and girls from ages 18 months up to 15 years. The sessions are focused on children having fun, making friends and gaining confidence with supportive coaches who are passionate about children’s development. All abilities welcome, whether your child is a natural footballer or complete beginner they will have a home at Little Messys.
  • Mondays, Goole and Howden: Baby Messys
  • Tuesdays, Goole: Ages 4-7 and 8-11
  • Wednesdays, Goole: Ages 4-7s
  • Thursdays, Goole: SEND all ages
  • Fridays, Goole – Baby Messys and Mixed Age Group
  • Saturdays, Goole: Ages 3-6, 7-9 and 9-14
  • Sundays, Goole: Baby Messys, age 4-7 and 7-9
Contact goole@littlemessys.co.uk to find out more information on days and times for your child’s age group.

Long Riston – Playgroup

Monday and Thursday mornings 9.00 – 11.00am

£3 per session, extra children over 1 year £1. A wide variety of toys and a great area for babies, toast time, songs/parachute and biscuit and story time. And of course a hot drink for parents/grandparents. For info please contact the organiser Ali on 07446032111.

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

Love and Learn with Leah

I’m Leah, I’m an early years practitioner, a baby massage instructor & a tummy time practitioner based in East Hull. I run baby massage classes in 5 week blocks & one off messy play and massage classes in the local area.  Through my classes, I support parents and carers in spending some quality time together, my baby massage routines support bonding between parent & baby as well as helping both parent & baby to relax. Find out more by emailing me – loveandlearnwith-leah@hotmail.com

Market Weighton Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

East Riding Children’s Centres are open – with sessions back face to face. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here. Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers.

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

Moo Music

Weekly interactive music and movement sessions for 0-5 year olds. We sing, we dance, we learn, we play and we have lots of moosical fun. Moo Music Hull East & Surrounding Villages classes are run by Lucy.

  • Mondays: Burton Pidsea Memorial Hall – Mixed Moo (ages 0-4years) 10am & 11am
  • Fridays: Hedon Scout Hut – Mixed Moo (ages 0-4years) 10am, 11am & 12pm

Spaces must be booked in advance. Contact Lucy for more information moomusicwithlucy@outlook.com or call 07889780855.

Classes also across the East Riding run by Leila at venues such as Driffield Community Centre, Driffield, William’s Den, South Cave, Market Weighton Methodist Church and Beverley Kings Church. For more info and bookings please call Leila on 07434 146996 or 07914 152072

Mummy & Me Fitness

Hi! I’m Emily, a mother of one. I am an experienced & knowledgeable trainer, specialising in pregnancy and post-natal exercise. My classes have a focus on building up core and pelvic floor strength with mind to muscle connection using breath.

45 minute Pre & Postnatal Fitness Sessions at Driffield Health Hub, Mondays & Thursdays 9.30am and Beverley St Nic’s Hall on Fridays.

Here at Mummy & Me Classes we exercise to honour and celebrate what are bodies can do and have done for us. We respect, care and nurture our bodies through specific exercises that build a solid strong core, aid postpartum recovery & prepare for birth. Over the 6 weeks we will cover a range of different exercises, movement, breath work & stretching that are all safe, effective and fun. From week 1 to week 6 we will progress the workouts safely as and when it’s suitable.
If you would like to join or know someone that would be interested please contact me for more information – call 07725965064.

Music Time – Beverley and Cottingham

The Music Time charity provides interactive classes to introduce music, singing and social skills to babies and children up to 4 years old, with their parents or guardians. 45 minute sessions in local playgroups, led by professional musicians. At The Civic Hall Cottingham and Beverley Minster.

  • Cottingham: Mondays 9.30 and 10.30, Tuesdays 9.15
  • Beverley: Thursdays and Fridays 9.30 and 10.30

£5 with one child per session (extra 50p per session each additional child). For info and bookings please contact Dean on 07947 817556.

North Ferriby ABC Club

Mondays 1.45 – 3.15 during term time.  The ABC Club is for adults, babies and (pre-school) children to play, learn and socialise. At the end of some school terms we run special ABC Plus which include extra things such as a bouncy castle, party games, party food and cakes.

All Saints Church Parish Hall, 19 Church Road, North Ferriby, HU14 3AD 01482 635758

Northern Lights Drama – Acting & Musical Theatre Classes

Northern Lights Drama is an independent theatre school that runs weekly Acting, Musical Theatre, and LAMDA Classes (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) for ages 3 to 18 years.

  • Mondays in Hessle: (Hessle Town Hall and Hessle Memorial Hall), Intermediate Musical Theatre Class 5pm, Intermediate Acting Class 5pm, Senior Singing Class 6.30pm
  • Wednesdays in Welton: Intermediate Musical Theatre Class 4pm and 5.40pm. Senior Musical Theatre Class 7.20pm.
  • Thursdays in Beverley: Acting Class 4.30 & 6.00pm
  • Saturday in Beverley: Intermediate Musical Theatre Class 9.15am and 9.45am, Senior Musical Theatre Class 11am and 11.30am.
  • Saturday in North Ferriby: Stage School 9.30am

For more information or to book a FREE trial class please call 01482 641690 or email info@heynld.co.uk.

Sewerby Sqirrels

Sewerby Squirrels are weekly sessions for under 5s at Sewerby Hall and Gardens, taking place on Mondays during term time, from 10.00-11.30am in the Orangery.

Seasonal charges may apply. For more information visit sewerbyhall.co.uk or call 01262 673769.

Church Lane, Sewerby, Bridlington, YO15 1EA

Singing Stars

Singing stars is a fun new music group for all ages of pre school children.

Mondays 10.00 – 11.00 at St James Hall, First Lane, Hessle. Term time only.

Please contact Becki to book your place on 07957572857.

Sportsability Swimming Lessons

Sportsability Swim School provide swimming lessons for all ages and abilities: preschool from age 3 upwards and also all age children and adults. Small groups. 1-2-1s also available. Covid-19 trained teachers. Experienced and qualified instructors.

Classes at The Mercure Hotel Willerby and in Dunswell.

Please contact their friendly swim team on 01482 229676 or sportsabilityswim@gmail.com for more information and to book a place.

Surf Swim School

Surf Swim School are excited to announce we will be holding swim classes in the Brough area and in Cottingham at private pools. Your Little Swimmers will have fun whilst building their confidence in small classes (6 swimmers per class). We follow the Swim England Framework. Starting from birth to age 5, in 10 week blocked sessions. Latest timetable (March 2022):

  • Mondays Cottingham: 10:00am Wave Class 0-12 months, 10:30am Wave Class 10 – 18 months, 11:00am Surf Class 18 months – 3 years.
  • Thursdays – Cottingham: 4:00pm Surf Class 3-5 years, 4:30pm Surf Class 3-5 years, 5:00pm Tidal Class 5 years +, 5:30pm Tidal Class 4-6 years
  • Fridays – Brough: 10:30am Wave Class 10 months plus, 11:00am Wave Class birth onwards, 11:30am Surf Class 18 months – 3 years, 12:00pm Surf Class 3-5 years, 12:30pm Surf Class 3-5 years, 1:00pm Wave Class birth -12 months
To book your space please don’t hesitate to contact us on 07708618406 or email surfswimschool@gmail.com.

The Creation Station Driffield

Craft and creative sessions for children from 0 to 11 years, at various locations in the Driffield area.

The Creation Station also run parties across the East Riding.

For more information call Kirtsy on 07745 346 391 or email kirstyhickson@thecreationstation.co.uk

The Happy Baby Hive – Baby Massage & Baby Yoga

The Happy Baby Hive offers inclusive parent and baby classes, specially tailored to support physical and mental wellbeing for both baby and parent. All classes deliver practices that:

  • provide skills to comfort unsettled babies
  • support infant development
  • provide support for new parents
  • promote relaxation and wellbeing for both baby and parent

Baby Massage and Baby Yoga both provide a wonderful bonding experience for parent and baby. They also provide many amazing benefits including providing relief with issues such as colic and teething, promoting relaxation and aiding sleep, boosting wellbeing and aiding development. All courses cover all these fantastic benefits and more.

The massage course is aimed at babies from 6 weeks until crawling and the yoga course is aimed at babies 12 weeks till walking. Both courses run for 5 weeks, each hourly session includes added extras for mums as well as drinks and biscuits.

Classes are currently held on Monday’s in Swanland, Tuesday’s at The Trees on Cottingham Road Hull and Friday’s in Little Weighton; Baby Massage is £45/course and starts at 10am and Baby Yoga is £40/course and starts at 11:30am.

Email Natalie at thehappybabyhive@gmail.com to book your place.

The Little Yorkshire Dance Academy

Magical, Creative Performing Arts classes for little people across Yorkshire.

  • Monday mornings: South Cave
  • Tuesday mornings: North Newbald
Mini Movers: A forty minute magical class focusing on fun, gaining confidence and developing strength through balance and coordination. From mobile to 2 1/2
Pre School Performers: This class is our next class up for your little people. A 40 minute class enhancing imagination and physical development through dance. From 2 1/2 to Pre School age.
Contact Joanna for more details on Hello@thelittleyorkshiredanceacademy.co.uk, 07969 205806.

Toddler Sense

Award-winning, sensory-rich toddler development programme, suitable for ages 13 mths to 4 yrs.

On Tuesdays: at Pocklington Cricket Club, Burnby Lane, Pocklington, YO42 1UJ. Please contact Steph Pears for more info and booking for Pocklington on eastyork@toddlersense.co.uk.

For classes in Hull and Beverley, for more info contact Heather on beverley@toddlersense.co.uk

  • Monday – North Ferriby Village Hall
  • Tuesday -Bricknell Avenue Methodist Church, Hull
  • Wednesday & Friday -St Nicholas Parish Hall, Beverley
  • Thursday – St Marks Church Hall, Anlaby

Total Fitness Willerby Becky Adlington’s Swim Stars

Swimming classes at Total Fitness in Willerby:

  • Baby Swimming Classes from 0-6 months to 3 years on Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays
  • Swimming lessons for 3+ years on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and Saturdays.

Call for info and to book – 0161 9790499 or email info@beckyadlingtonsswimstars.com.

Total Fitness Gym, Beverley Road, Willerby, HU10 6ED

Twin Club – Cottingham Sports Centre

A fun soft play session for parents with twins and multiples. £5 per session.

Monday: (excluding bank holidays), 9.30 – 11.30am.

Cottingham Sports Centre, Northgate, Cottingham, HU16 5QW
For more information and to book please contact Pippa on 07516696305

Victoria Gregson School of Dance

Street, Musical Theatre, Commercial Dance and Cheerleading:

  • Mondays at Tower Hill Methodist Church Hall, Hessle, HU13 0SP: Starting at 4.00pm – various classes with a range of ages from 3 to 11+ years.
  • Tuesdays at Priory Baptiste Church, Hotham Road, Hull, HU5 5RN: Starting at 4.00pm – various classes with a range of ages from 3 to 16 years

For more info call Vicky on 07742 339000 or email vicgregson@hotmail.co.uk

Withernsea Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

East Riding Children’s Centres are open – with sessions back face to face. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here. Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers.

Withernsea High School, Hull Road, Withernsea, HU19 2EQ. 01964 612618.

Work It Mama Fitness Classes

Antenatal, Baby Wearing, Mummy & Me, & Beyond fitness from Mum of two Naomi Hobbs.

Baby wearing and Mummy & Me classes:

  • Mondays at Active+ Hull, with Becky
  • Mondays at Brough/Elloughton village hall, with Becky
  • Wednesdays at CLCGB Hall, Beverley
Bump classes: Mondays at Beverley Barn, with Naomi
Booking is essential. For more info and booking email Naomi on Info@workitmama.co.uk.

Yoga-Mimi – Mum & Baby Yoga

Mum with Baby Yoga with Yoga-Mimi at The Yoga Barn in South Cave – Mondays 9.30-10.30am.

Yoga-Mimi offers Mum with Baby classes providing specialised postpartum yoga for new mums to focus on postnatal recover whilst giving babies attention, keeping them stimulated and content. The classes are a great way for you to reclaim your body with yoga, bond with your baby and meet other mums to form a caring, supportive community.

For info and bookings call 07518869699, or message on Facebook Yoga-Mimi, Instagram yogamimi1622

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