Playgroups & Classes East Riding

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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

Daisy Baby Classes – Tinies & Wrigglers

Mermaid Mama, 60 Welton Road, Brough, HU15 1BH.

Daisy Tinies – A weekly postnatal class for mum and baby in the ‘fourth trimester’ to help you learn how to use baby massage and movement to aid calming, soothing and connection with your baby. When it comes to the new days and weeks of motherhood, any number of emotions can overwhelm us: Joy, anxiety, delight, fatigue, happiness, uncertainty, isolation or perhaps even low mood or challenging feelings. Daisy Baby Tinies helps new mums enjoy a safe and supported first few months with baby. Each class includes: Yoga based movement for Mum, Infant education and support, Baby massage, yoga and reflexology, Calming and soothing methods, Meet new mums.

Daisy Baby Tinies classes are for postnatal mums and their baby only, are suitable to attend from around 6 weeks after birth.

Daisy Wrigglers – A weekly class for mum and baby to help you learn how to use a variety of tools such as: baby massage, baby yoga, rhythm, rhyme, story and (baby) sensory experiences to aid your baby’s development, your connection and have fun together! When it comes to settling in to motherhood, once the early postnatal phase has passed it can be overwhelming as baby seems to develop so fast! Daisy Baby Wrigglers helps mum and baby (or baby’s other carer) enjoy a relaxed, fun and safe journey together at this exciting time in their development. Each class includes: Sensory play, Infant education and support, Baby massage and yoga, Rhythm, rhyme and story, Meet other mums.

Daisy Baby Wrigglers classes are for mum (or other care provider) and baby, are suitable to attend from around 4/5 months.

For more information please contact Danielle on danielle-smith@thedaisyfoundation.com, 07469 756819 or visit their website here or check out their facebook page here.


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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!

Classes are: MINIS – walking to 4 years, JUNIORS – 3 and a half to 7 years. They run weekly at –

  • Monday, 9.30am: St Mary’s Church Hall, St Mary’s Close, Elloughton (Minis)
  • Monday, 4.15pm: Little Little Weighton Village Hall (Juniors up to age 11)
  • Thursday, 10am: St Nicholas Community Hall, Holme Church Lane, Beverley (Minis)
  • Thursday, 5.30pm: North Newbald Village Hall (Juniors)
  • Friday, 9.45am: Anlaby Studios, Wilson Street, Anlaby (Minis)
  • Saturday 9.30am (Minis) & 10.30am (Juniors): The Wesley Centre, Market Weighton.

And once a month – Friday, 2-3pm (Inter-generational Class): Priory Care Residential Home, Cottingham. £2 per family.

Classes are pay as you dance. 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, visit their website here or follow them on facebook here.


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Dunswell – Sportsability Preschool Swimming Lessons

Sportsability preschool swimming lessonsSportsability 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 sportsabilityswim@gmail.com for more information and to book a place. You can also find them on Facebook here.

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.


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Goldstar Active

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

Gymnastics, trampolining, street dance, musical theatre, karate, Parkour and fitness for girls, boys and adults!  Classes on every day of the week term time. Also:

  • Specifically for 2-5 years there’s Little Stars, pre-school gymnastics available Monday-Friday 10am-2pm.
  • Soft play sessions on Tuesdays
  • Baby Stars Ballet, movement to music through storytelling and Disney songs. Wednesdays and Fridays 1-2pm and Saturdays 9-10am
  • School holiday camps during school holidays for ages 4+.
  • For the grown-ups – fitness classes and Yoga. Creche facility available for these classes.

Also a great cafe upstairs, The Grind, all welcome to pop in to anytime.

For more info please check out their website here, call Caroline on 01482 656438 or email  hello@Goldstaractive.co.uk


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Mini Athletics Hull & East Riding

mini athletics hull and east ridingMini Athletics Hull & East Riding was launched by the parents of 2 young girls in September 2019 who are passionate about getting children active and interested in sport from an early age.  The classes are designed to get kids active, healthy, interacting with each other and hopefully grow a love for sport, as well as making use of all that boundless energy.

They are the only athletics based children’s class in the area, it develops all core skills – running, jumping and throwing – the foundation of all sports which can help children go on to do various sports as well as athletics. At 5 different venues our area:

  • Mondays – Nuffield Health and Fitness Club, HU1 2TX,
  • Tuesdays – David Lloyd Club, HU7 3DB,
  • Thursdays – All Saints Church Hall, Hessle, HU13 0AD:

All 9.30-10.15am: Didee Athletes (2 – 3.5 yrs), 10.15-11am: Little Athletes (3.5 – 5 yrs).

  • Saturdays – Beverley Grammar School, HU17 8NF,
  • Sundays – Hull Collegiate School, Anlaby, HU10 7EH:

All 9-9.45am: Didee Athletes (2 – 3.5 yrs), 9.45-10.30am: Little Athletes (3.5 – 5 yrs), 10.30-11.15am: Mini Athletes (5 – 7 yrs).

Classes are £6.50 per session. First class free! For more information and to book a class, please visit their webpage here, find them on Facebook here, email amarshall@miniathletics.com, or call 01482 420230. Also provide kids birthday parties.


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My Baby Can Dance – East Riding

my baby can danceMy Baby Can Dance (for children 1-4 years) and My Newborn Can Dance (for birth to walking) 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.

  • Monday: Holme on Spalding Moor Village Hall, YO43 4EN and Brough Methodist Church, HU15 1DL
  • Tuesday: Molescroft Pavillion, Beverley, HU17 9GG and Pocklington Scout Hut, YO42 2QD
  • Thursday: Driffield Scout Hut, YO25 6ST and Pocklington Scout Hut, YO42 2QD
  • Friday: Brough Methodist Church, HU15 1DL and Market Weighton Scout Hut, YO43 3FE
  • Saturday: Molescroft Pavillion, Beverley, HU17 9GG

Contact them for times and ages. For Brough classes call Sam on 07495856993. For all other venues contact Vanessa on 07974631162, email vanessahmbcd@gmail.com, visit their website, or find them on Facebook here.

Classes also run in Hull, find them here.


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Water Babies Baby Swimming

water babies

Baby and Toddler swimming with Water Babies is an exciting, enriching experience for both you and your little one. As the UK’s leading swim school, not only do we teach vital lifesaving skills but we always incorporate lots of bonding, fun and socialising, so you can be sure that a Water Baby is a happy one! Our number one priority is to make sure you feel both happy and safe in the water. We offer classes across the area for little one from birth through to school age.

Market Weighton: Weighton Wold, YO43 4NE – Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings.

Willerby: Total Fitness Gym, HU10 6ED – Thursday mornings and Friday afternoons

Bridlington: Palms Leisure Club, Ferns Farm, Main Street, Carnaby, Bridlington, YO16 4UJ – Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday Mornings.

Classes available in Hull at Winifred Holtby School, from birth to school age.

Water Babies now offer monthly payment options for our classes, allowing you to spread the cost of your little ones swimming journey!

Check out their website or facebook page here or contact 01904 607110 or littlefish@waterbabies.co.uk for more information. Happy splashing!


Anlaby Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

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.

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


Anlaby – Defence Lab Kids

The DL Kids Personal Development Programme will teach your child how to protect themselves against bullies, build confidence, improve fitness, and many other amazing attributes! Suitable for ages 4-12. For dates and times, call 0800 772 0854.

Hull Collegiate School, Tranby Croft, Anlaby. Also in Welton on Tuesdays.


Anlaby – 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.


Anlaby – Preschool Gymnastics at Haltemprice

A stimulating environment encouraging child development and movement, whilst maximising play and enjoyment.

  • Tuesday 9.30am (Walking to 3 years) / 10.30am (3 years to school)
  • Thursday 1.00pm (Walking to 3 years) / 2.00pm (3 years to school)

£27.30 for a 7 week course, 1 hour sessions, term time only. For more information call 01482 393980

Haltemprice Leisure Centre, Springfield Way, Anlaby, HU10 6QJ.


Anlaby Studios – Children’s Dance Classes

Anlaby Studios is an in-house performing arts centre. Children’s timetable:

  • 2-4 years: Parent & Tots Dance, Friday at 9.45am.

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.

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

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


Anlaby – Anlaby Studios Drama Classes

Anlaby Studios is an in-house performing arts centre with studios to hire. Every Thursday they have a drama class run by Jayne Anderson.

  • 6.00-6.45pm for ages 4-9 years
  • 7.15 – 8.00pm for ages 10-14 years

For more info contact Chloe on 07414 444685, email contact@anlabystudios.com. Also run a variety of children’s dance classes. Anlaby Studios, 18-22 Wilson Street, Anlaby, HU10 7AN.


Beeford Children’s Centre Weekly Classes & Groups

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.

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


Beverley – Baby Bistro, Breastfeeding group

Children’s Library, Beverley. 9.30 – 11.00am every Monday in term time. A warm, welcoming group led by Anne Hemsley IBCLC to support you in your breastfeeding journey.

PLUS: Thursday evening Bistro antenatal free of charge Breast feeding relaxed info sessions, 6pm -7pm. This informal session is for anyone 28 weeks pregnant or more.

For more info email beverleybabybistro@gmail.com.


Beverley Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

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.

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


Beverley – 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.

  • Saturday: St Mary’s Parish Hall (18month-12 years)
  • Monday: St Nicholas Community Centre (11-14years)
  • Wednesday: Tokenspire Business Park (adults)
  • Thursday: Armstrongs Social Club (15-18 years)
  • Thursday: St Mary’s Parish Hall (adults)

For more information contact Fiona Delanoy on 07944 280 716 or email delanoydancers@gmail.com.


Beverley – Jack in the Box Pre-school Gymnastics

Toddler & Preschool Gymnastics suitable from 15months to 5 years.

Classes run from Monday to Friday between 9.30am-3pm. Class sizes are limited so for more information and to book a place call – 01482 880091.

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

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


Beverley – Little Gems Playgroup

9.30 – 11.00am. Parent and toddler group with free play, crafts, songs, stories and fun. All leaders and helpers are DBS checked. Term time only. £2 per session. Contact Jill Walker for more information 07932 612 533.

Includes soft play once a month, contact Beverley Children’s Centre for details 01482 880066.

Kings Church, off Swinemoor Lane, Beverley, HU17 0JX


Beverley – Music Time

9.30 and 10.30 on Thursdays and Fridays at Beverley Minster. 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. Held in one-hour local playgroups, led by professional musicians.

First session FREE. Sessions also in Cottingham on Mondays. To book call Dean on 07947 817556  or email info@music-time.org.

Minster Parish Rooms, Minster Yard, Beverley, HU17 0DP


Beverley – Tiny Treasures

1.30-2.30pm one Thursday a month. Sessions for under 5s to explore themes from the museum and art gallery, accompanied by their parent or carer. Each session has a different play focus with messy play, handling objects, sand, craft activities. Free, just turn up.

  • 14th November 2019 : Building

2020 Dates:

  • 16th January – Archaeology
  • 13th February – People
  • 12th March – Fossils
  • 14th May – Shape and Colour
  • 18th June – The Seaside
  • 9th July – Cooking
  • 10th September – Line and Texture
  • 15th October – Building
  • 19th November – Animals

Treasure House, Champney Road, Beverley. 01482 392790.


Beverley – Young Creatives

4.15-5.30pm – Make artwork with support from artist Esther Cawley. Each half term you’ll develop a range of skills using a variety of materials. This is for young people who enjoy being creative or who just want to have a go. All materials provided, just bring your imagination! Courses are six weeks, taking place on Thursdays, term time only. To book call (01482) 392699

Treasure House, Champney Road, Beverley HU17 8HE


Bridlington Children’s Centre Weekly Classes and Groups

Bridlington has 2 Children’s Centres with 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.

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

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


Bridlington – Play and Learn

Play and Learn is for parents or carers of children up to 5 years, join us for imaginative and messy play, stories and singing:

  • Monday, 9.00-10.30am – Burn Butts Children’s Centre, YO16 7BS
  • Tuesday, 9.00-10.30am – Quay Primary School, YO16 4LB
  • Thursday, 9.30-11.00am – Bridlington Family Centre, YO15 3PP

These are weekly sessions running in term time only. For more information contact the Bridlington Children’s Centres on 01262 409596 or 01262 395470


Brough Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

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.

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


Cottingham – Bounce & Rhyme at Cottingham Library

10.00 – 10.30am. Enjoy sharing songs and rhymes with your pre-school children in a group setting, and help increase their language concentration and listening skills in these fun sessions. No need to book, just come along. Term time only. Suitable for 0 to 5 years. Free.

Cottingham Library, Market Green, Cottingham, HU16 5QG. 01482 392762.


Cottingham Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

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.

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


Cottingham – Tumble & Twist Pre-school Gymnastics

Pre-school gymnastics class that enables children to grasp the basic skills required to perform movements and actions associated with gymnastics. Various time slots throughout the week for children who are walking up to 5 years. To book call 01482 840290 or email info@cottinghamsportscentre.co.uk

Cottingham Sports Centre, King George V Playing Fields, Northgate, Cottingham, HU16 5QW


Dexterity Gymnastics Academy

Fantastic Gymnastics for girls and boys 4 years upwards. A British Gymnastics registered club with fully qualified British Gymnastics coaches who care about what they teach. We have sessions at:

  • Kirkella St Andrews Primary School – Tuesdays and Thursdays 3.30-5.00. (only for Kirk Ella St Andrews Primary School children)
  • Bishop Burton College Sports Facility – Wednesdays, Thursdays, Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons. Times vary.

Gymnasts of all abilities and levels welcome and our motto at every level is Be the best gymnast you can be! For more information please email dexteritygymnasticsacademy@gmail.com.


Driffield Children’s Centre – Weekly Sessions & Groups

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.

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


Driffield – The Creation Station

Craft and creative sessions for children from 0 to 11 years. Baby classes run monthly, and toddler classes weekly on Fridays. Children’s classes for 5-11 years run on Wednesdays and Thursdays, at various location 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


Fitmums & Friends Juniors: Junior Athletic Sessions

Fitmums & Friends gives children from 5 years to teens the opportunity to be physically active in a fun and friendly environment. Sessions include all athletic disciplines; running,throwing and jumping and are facilitated by fully qualified Athletics Coaches (England Athletics).

Hull:

  • Tuesday, 5.30pm – Juniors (10-15yrs) at St Mary’s Sports College
  • Wednesday, 5.00pm – Junior Athletics (5-7yrs) Costello Track
  • Saturday, 9.00am & 11.00am – Junior Athletics (8-10yrs) Costello Track

East Riding:

  • Monday, 4.15pm – Beverley Juniors (5-7yrs), 5pm (8-10yrs) Beverley Leisure Centre
  • Thursday, 4.30pm – Withernsea Juniors (5-10yrs) Withernsea Highschool
  • Saturday, 2.30pm – Cottingham Juniors (5yrs+) Cottingham Highschool

For more details, all groups can be found on their website here or email gemma@fitmums.org.uk to book.


Hedon Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

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


Hessle – 7th Hessle (St James) Brownies

5.30 – 7.00. All Saint’s Church, Hessle. We are a new pack with a very experienced Brown Owl, Chantelle. Our second leader is Louise Dell who has been a dance teacher for nearly 30 years. Our pack is structured around what our girls want to do. They help plan the meetings around the Brownie program. The girls come from lots of different schools. They are all age 7-9 yrs old. To register your interest go to the Girl Guiding website here.


Hessle Children’s Centre Weekly Classes & Groups

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.

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


Hessle – Paint Tots

9.30 – 10.30. Hessle

Creative learning and sensory play for ages 1-5 years. Children are encouraged to explore different themed messy/creative play areas, take part in song and parachute play and build on their knowledge of colours and shapes.

For more information email contact@painttots.co.uk


Hessle – Play and Learn

1.30-2.45pm Play and Learn is for parents and carers of children aged 0 – 5 years. A session of talking, singing, messy play and movement. Term time only. For more information call Hessle Children’s Centre on 01482 629085

Tower Hill Methodist Church, Hessle, HU13 0SP


Hessle – Storytime at Hessle Library

10.00 – 10.30am. Free, story session for pre-schoolers. No need to book just turn up. For more info call 01482 393939.

Hessle Centre, Southgate, Hessle, HU13 0RB


JB Cheer Academy

JB Cheer Academy teaches Cheerleading, Tumbling and our New Urban Cheer classes. We offer both recreational and competitive classes from 4+ years.  Classes are held at The Academy, St Mary’s College, Hull and Inmans Primary School, Hedon.

Mondays – St Mary’s: Ages 5-9 years 5.45-6.45, ages 10+ 6.45-7.45.

Thursdays – Hedon: Ages 5-9 years 4.30-5.30.

Saturdays – St Marys:

  • Tumble (ages 9-11 years) 11.30.
  • Cheerleading competition team ages 5-9 years 12.15, ages 10+ 1.15.
  • Cheerleading recreational class ages 5+ 2.45-3.45.
  • NEW Urban Cheer ages 10+ years 12.15, ages 5-9 years 1.15

Also run Cheerleading Tryouts, for those wanting to join and compete. We competed this year for the first time at UKCA in Manchester and plan to do more competitions.

From £4.50 per session.  For more information please email info@jbsportsdance.co.uk.

Also run Cheertots® classes from the ages of 18 months! See here for details.


Kirkella – Mum and Tots Group

1.15pm. For children 0-5 years.

Christ Church, South Ella Way, Kirkella, HU10 7HB 01482 657280

 


Long Riston – Playgroup

Monday and Thursday mornings 9.00 – 11.00. Open in school holidays too.

£2 per session, extra children over 1 year 50p. A wide variety of toys and a great area for babies, toast time, songs/parachute and biscuit and storytime. 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


Market Weighton Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

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.

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


Moo Music

Moo Music sessions are 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. They have lots of classes across the Hull and East Riding Area.

  • Hull – Mamas and Papas and Oyster Catcher, Kingswood.
  • East Riding – Driffield Community Centre & LS School of Dance, Driffield, William’s Den, South Cave, Market Weighton Methodist Church and Beverley Kings Church
For more info and bookings please call 07434 146996 or 07914 152072

Music With Mummy, Hessle & Anlaby

Take your child on musical journey with our lively classes, full of singing, movement and percussion.  Small and friendly classes with half termly themes.

Hessle: All Saints Church Hall, Hessle, HU13 0AD. Thursdays –

  • 9.30 – 10.00: Music with Mummy (age 1 – 3)
  • 10.15 – 10.45: Jolly Babies (age 0 – 1)

Anlaby: St Mark’s Church Hall, Anlaby Common, HU4 7RT. Wednesdays –

  • 1.30 – 2.00: Jolly Babies (age 0 – 1)
  • 2.15 – 2.45: Music with Mummy (age 1 – 3)

Contact Suzy to book a place on 07379384807 or email musicwithmummy.suzy@gmail.com.


North Ferriby – Storytime at North Ferriby Library

2.45 – 3.15pm Tuesdays and sometimes Thursdays, call for info. Free stories for pre-schoolers.

11 Church Road, North Ferriby, HU14 3DA. 01482 632227


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: Hessle (LAMDA)
  • Tuesdays: Willerby (Musical Theatre)
  • Wednesdays: Hedon & Welton (Musical Theatre)
  • Thursdays: Willerby (Acting)
  • Saturdays: Cottingham (Acting), Beverley (Musical Theatre & LAMDA).

New for 2020, launching on 11th January – Saturday Stage School at Swanland Primary School for children 6-18 years, a more intensive level of training for young performers, offering in-depth tuition in acting, dance and singing under one roof each week. Enrol now for 2 free weeks.

They also run Dance Classes, for ages 6-18 on Saturdays at Welton Memorial Hall.

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


South Cave – Storytime at South Cave Library

3.00 – 3.25pm. Free. Stories for pre-schoolers.

97 Church Street, South Cave, HU15 2EP. 01430 422901


Swanland – Teos Tennis Junior Squads

After school and weekend junior squads tennis training for children aged 3-18 yrs.

  • 3-11yrs – Every day apart from Sunday
  • 10-14yrs – Tues/Wed/Fri
  • 14-18yrs – Tues/Wed/Fri

For more info call Teo Arkut on 07890 783807 or email info@teostennis.com

The club also run school holiday programmes and kids parties.

Swanland LTC, Swanland, East Yorkshire, HU14 3NE


Swanland – TinyTalk Baby Signing

10.15am on Mondays and Thursdays. Baby signing and social time with refreshments. Suitable for 0-2 years. £5 per family for 1 hour. Please contact Elaine Holmes at elaineh@tinytalk.co.uk for more info.

Swanland Village Hall, Main Street, Swanland, HU14 3QR.


Tree-mendous Tots at Williams Den

Weekly Activities for little ones at William’s Den:

Tree-mendous Tots: adventure in the Woodland! Wednesdays 10.00 – 12.00. Different theme with lots of fun activities and a yummy biscuit treat for all the children. From fairies of the woodland to minibeast hunts there’s lots of adventures to be had! £2.50 upgrade on admission to join in, suitable for ages 2+. Babies under 12 months and adults are free of charge.

Please note Tree-mendous Tots does not run in the Winter, occasional sessions through Spring, starts weekly from Summer. Please call to check it’s on before going

Storytelling Club: Every weekday during term time at 1.30. With a variety of stories being told, it’s the perfect afternoon outing for you and your little ones! Storytelling Club is included with admission to William’s Den.

For more info about Williams Den and to pre book tickets contact the team for more information 01430 472230 or hello@williamsden.co.uk.


Willerby – Becky Adlington’s Swim Stars

Swimming lessons for 3+ years on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and Saturday mornings. Call for info and to book – 0161 9790499 or email info@beckyadlingtonswimstars.com.

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


Willerby – CB Swimming

Swimming classes taught by local, independent instructor Chris. Suitable for 3 years plus, £7 per lesson, don’t need to pay per term and no payment if you’re on holiday.

  • Mondays & Wednesdays 4.00-6.30
  • Thursdays 4.00-5.00
  • Fridays 4.00-6.00
  • Saturdays 1.30-2.30

For more info call 07900 930802 or email chrisboneham@hotmail.co.uk

Willerby Manor Hotel, Well Lane, Willerby, HU10 6ER


Willerby & Ferriby – Olcote Squash Academy

Olcote Squash Academy is one of the leading centres of junior squash performance in East Yorkshire and hold sessions for children from 3-18 years with free sessions for the under 6s.

  • Total Fitness Health Club, Willerby, HU10 6ED – Tiny Tots (3-5years) are on Fridays at 4.30pm, and there are groups for all abilities every day of the week apart from Sunday.
  • Ferriby Hall Squash Club, HU14 3JP – Junior sessions on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

For more information contact Kenny Martin on 07751894240.


Willerby – Swim Pods

4.00 – 6.00. Mercure Grange Park, Grange Park Lane, Willerby, HU10 6EA.

Children’s swimming lessons suitable for non-swimmers to improvers aged 3+. Also on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday at Frederick Holmes.

For more info call Peter on 07884 480013


Willerby – Tea & Bisque-It Toddler Sessions

Toddler sessions every Tuesday and Thursday. Paint a piece of pottery, play, have juice and a hot drink for the grown-up, cost £10 per child. Call to book 01482 653611.

  • Tuesday 10am-12noon.
  • Thursday 1-3pm

Tea & Bisque-It Potter Painting Studio, 155 Kingston Road, Willerby, HU10 6AL.


Withernsea Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

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.

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


Withernsea – Play and Learn

Play and Learn sessions at Withernsea Children’s Centre, weekly, term time only – no booking required:

  • Thursday, 10.00-11.30am Play & Learn caters for children under 5 with a wide range of toys and activities available. This session encourages learning through play.
  • Friday, 10.00-11.00am Play & Learn for confident walkers to aged 5. A session of fun, themed sessions to promote physical development including parachute games and action songs.

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