Playgroups & Classes West Hull

MONDAY PLAYGROUPS & CLASSES IN WEST HULLFor other days use the left navigation panel.

Below is a list of all the local playgroups, classes, activities and clinics across this area (west of Beverley Road to Hessle). 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.

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City Centre – Rock Up Toddler Climb

Rock Up, St Stephens, 110 Ferensway, Hull, Kingston upon Hull, HU2 8LN

Climbing sessions for the ‘Under 5’s’ will be running on Mondays and Fridays 9am – 10.30am during term time and Sundays 9am – 10am.

Our Toddler Climb sessions are the perfect opportunity for your pre-schoolers to enjoy some of the older kids fun! These slower paced sessions, allow your Under 5’s the chance to try out any of our climbs. And when they’ve had enough they can head over to soft play. All for £6 (£8 on Sundays which is bookable online). It’s an informal climbing session – so if you’re doing the school run with an older sibling, there’s no rush to be with us at 9am prompt – although the climbing needs to take place before 10.30am (or 10am on a Sunday.) Your entrance fee covers a session lasting an hour and a half.

We recommend that Toddlers should be able to walk and weigh a minimum of 22lbs to take part.

For more info and booking visit their website here or call 01482 968000.

A visit to Rock Up includes free parking at St Stephens after 5.30pm, up to 4 hours half price parking on weekdays and Saturdays and a fixed £2 charge on Sundays.

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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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FREE Parenting courses – HENRY

HENRY health exercise nutrition for the really youngHENRY is Health Exercise and Nutrition for the Really Young. It’s an 8 week parenting course with a crèche included, open and free to Hull residents.

The 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:

  • Octagon Family Centre, Mondays 12.30-2.30pm
  • Lemon Tree Children’s Centre, Tuesdays 12.45-2.45pm
  • Marfleet Children’s Centre, Tuesdays 1.00-3.00pm
  • Southcoates Primary Academy, Wednesdays 1.00-3.00pm
  • Thorpepark Academy, Wednesday 9.15-11.15am

Please call 01482 828901 or email [email protected] to book a free place (or contact your Children’s Centre direct).

Or go to or their facebook page for more information

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Hessle – Puddle Ducks

From 10am. The Village Hotel, Priory Way, Hull, HU4 7DYPUDDLE DUCKS_FINAL LOGO AW

One of the UK’s leading providers of swimming lessons to babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. Classes are designed to promote bonding, water confidence and water safety in a fun and loving environment and incorporate rhyme, music and movement based on extensive child development research. They take your little ones through a structured program designed to encourage them to learn to swim independently.

Taught in lovely pools with a maximum of ten children in 5 levels -Floaties (0-6 mths), Splashers (6-15 mths), Kickers (15 mths – 2.5 yrs), Little Dippers (2-5 yrs) and Dippers (2-5 yrs).

Classes also in Hull at Frederick Holmes School Hull, The Village Hotel, Winifred Holtby Academy, Holiday Inn Hull Marina and at the Mecure Hotel Willerby.

For more info call 07825 269146 or visit their facebook page 

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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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Victoria Dock – Eden’s Baby Experiences, Baby Massage

Victoria Dock Village Hall, Southbridge Road, Hull

Eden’s Baby Experiences run regular baby massage courses from Victoria Dock Village Hall. The next starts on Monday 18th September at The Victoria Dock Village Hall, 9.45 – 10.45. The course will run for four weeks and is suitable from birth until your child is activity moving around.  Each week you will learn new massage strokes that help you and your child relax and bond together. Each stroke has many health benefits including a massage routine to help with colic. Massage mats, oils and handout are provided.

The course costs £25 and can be booked by calling Nicola on 07749 951168, emailing [email protected], or via their fabebook page.

Edens Baby Experiences also run Messy Play sessions for 6 months to 5 years and do parties. For more info and bookings contact them via the details above.



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

Anlaby Common – Noah’s Ark Toddler group

Mondays 1.30 – 3.00. St Mark’s Church Hall, Hull Road, Anlaby Common, HU4 7RR

£1, suitable for 0 to 5 years. Call for info – Liz 01482 575232

Anlaby Road – Louise Dell Performing Arts: Streedance

Eastfield Pre School, Eastfield Road, Hull

6pm: 3 – 6 years. 6.30pm: 6 – 10 years

Streetdance and Freestyle. Taught to the IDTA syllabus, DRB checked and fully insured teachers. For more information call Louise on 07876 547282

Avenues – Ragamuffin Yoga, Parent & Toddler Yoga

9.45 – 10.45. The Amiyoga Studio, 5 Princes Avenue, Hull, HU5 3RX

Yoga for toddlers and parents together, suitable for age approx 2-5 yrs. Gentle stretches, yoga stories, songs and crafts. All welcome.

£4 per session or £15 for 4. Call Jude for more info on 01482 444455

Beverley Road – The Space Dance Studio Classes

The Space Dance Studio, 107-109 Grafton Street , Hull, HU5 2NP

  • 1.30-2.15 – Baby Ballet, 2-5yrs. £3.50
  • 4.15-5.15pm – Street Dance 6-11yrs. £4

Classes are part of the Baby Dance Scheme. Children will meet our new friends and be encouraged to work towards structured goals and targets each lesson. Each parent will receive a detailed weekly lesson plan so that they can help the children practice at home and encourage their focus for each lesson. At the end of each term the children will receive a badge and certificate

For more information call Samantha on 07896 626110 or email [email protected]

City Centre – Baby Bounce at Central Library

1.30 – 2.15. Albion Street, Hull, HU1 3TF. 01482 210000

Free. Songs and rhymes for under 18 months.

City Centre – Transport Tots at Streetlife

10.00 – 11.30. Streetlife Museum, Museums Quarter, High Street, Hull

For Under 5s with cars, trains and planes on the brain! Toys, songs, crafts and a story exploring different themes each week. Term Time only

Free, Drop in.

City Centre – Toddler Time at Central Library

10.00 – 11.00. Albion Street, Hull, HU1 3TF. 01482 210000

Free. Stories, rhymes, toys and crafts for under 5s.

Cottingham Road – Playdates, Monday Messy Sessions

10.00 – 11.00. Marist Hall, 119 Cottingham Road, Hull, Hu5 2DH

Themed messy play sessions suitable for ages 6 months to 4 years. £5 per child, £3.50 for siblings.

Must book in advance, contact Sammie on 07951 755107 or Laura on 07427 690060 or email [email protected].

Goals Football Coaching Sessions

Goals Hull, Ipark, Innovation Drive, Hull, HU5 1SG.

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:

  • Saturdays: 10.00 – 11.00 under 4s, 11.00 -12.00 ages 4-14 years, 10.30 – 11.30 Disability Football
  • Mondays: 5.00 – 6.00 Goalkeeper session
  • Tuesdays: 5.00 – 6.00 ages 8-12 years
  • Wednesdays: 5.00 – 6.00 ages 6-9 years

First session is FREE and £3.50 thereafter. There is no booking and paying per term, just pay as you play.

For more info and to book call 01482 730100, email [email protected].

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 Road – Tiger Totz Soccer, Parent & Tots

10.00 – 11.00. St Nicholas Church Hall, Hessle High Road, HU4 6SA

Parents & Tots under 5’s football sessions. Fun, indoor football based games and activities run by Tiger Totz.

£1 per family, no need to book just turn up. For more info call Windmill Children’s Centre on 01482 331290.

Hessle Road – Toddler Time at Gipsyville Library

10.30 – 11.30. Gipsyville Library

Free. Crafts, stories amd nursery rhymes for under 5s. Call Windmill Children’s Centre for more info on 01482 331290

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]

Kingswood – Rose Elliott Academy Of Arts

Kingswood, Hull.

  • Monday’s: Age 4-6 years 4.30 – 5.30pm, age 7-9 years 5.30 – 6.30pm
  • Wednesdays: 10+ years 5.00 – 6.00pm

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.

For more details and bookings please call Rose on 07414826669 or email [email protected]

Orchard Park – Tiger Totz Soccer, Parent & Tots

3.15 – 4.15. The Parks Children’s Centre, Courtway Road, Hull, HU6 5TA

Parents & Tots under 5’s football sessions. Fun, indoor football based games and activities run by Tiger Totz.

£1 per family, no need to book just turn up. Term time only. For more info call The Parks Children’s Centre on 01482 803978.

Priory Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Priory Road, Hull. 01482 305770.

Please note this is the summer timetable only –

The Parks & McMillan Children’s Centres Weekly Sessions & Groups

The Parks Children’s Centre, Courtway Road, Hull, HU6 9TA. 01482 803 978.

McMillan Children`s Centre, 21st Avenue, Hull, HU6 8HS. 01482 850200

West Hull – Parent & Toddler Group at Ainthorpe Children’s Centre

9.30 – 11.30. Helmsley Grove, Hull, HU5 5EB.

£1.50/child, 50p for additional children, term time only. Need to call to book on 07909 080657.

West Hull – Priory Baptist Church Toddler group

1.00 – 3.00. Priory Baptist Church, Hotham Road South, Hull, HU5 5RN. 01482 353607

Wheeler Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Wheeler Children’s Centre, The Rainbow Centre, Wheeler Street, Hull, HU3 5QE. 01482 502466.

International pop in 10.00 – 11.30. Meet new friends in our play group for families speaking any language. Children 0-5 years

Rainbow Rascals 10.00 – 11.30. Play session for children 10- 18 months.
Rainbow Cherub’s 1.30 – 3.00. Play session for 0-9 months.

Rainbow Rangers 10.00 – 11.30. Play session suitable for children 18 months plus.

Youth in Nature 4.00- 5.30. New group for children aged 11-19 years of age. A variety of activities indoor and out.