Playgroups & Classes West Hull in Hull and East Riding


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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Avenues – Culture Tots: Toddle Songs, Sensory Songs & Tiny Maestros

World of Wonder, Hull Community Church, Newland Avenue, Hull

  • 10.00 – 10.40 – Toddle Songs: Lively musical fun for toddlers, with all the actions and dance moves our toddlers like best! Wiggle, bounce, clap and sing in the lovely Bounce Room in the World of Wonder.
  • 10.45 – 11.15 – Sensory Songs: A magical musical experience for babies aged 0-18 months and their grown-ups, surrounded by the twinkling lights of the sensory room. A relaxed class with new and familiar songs, scarves, shakers and parachute games.
  • 11.20 – 12.00 – Tiny Maestros: Adventures in classical music for little ones aged 0-5, with games, puppets, movement and sensory play. Enthral and inspire your tiny maestros in a magical sensory-room setting.

Try three weeks of unlimited classes for £10 – then pay £22 monthly membership for unlimited classes. Siblings are half price. For more information, contact Anna on 07946 746 967, email, or go to visit their website here. You can also follow their facebook page here.

Classes also at King’s Church, Beverley on Thursdays, Willerby Methodist Church on Fridays and Rock Up, Hull on Saturdays.

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City Centre – Toddler Town at Rock Up

9.00 – 10.30. Rock Up, St Stephens, 110 Ferensway, Hull, Kingston upon Hull, HU2 8LN

Rock Up’s ‘Toddler Town’ offers young children free run of the soft play area and arena. With Scuttlebugs and trikes to whizz around on, they can use the arena as their own play village with play tents, road signs and dress up items. (Term time only).

Introductory Price – £3.00 per child which includes soft play as well. No need to book.

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

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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 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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Us Mums – Pregnancy & New Mums Exercise and Parent & Tots Dance

Us Mums are fun and effective fitness sessions suitable for pregnant women and new mums where you can bring your baby along (there are specific sessions for non crawlers). Also Parent and Tots Dance for when your baby is mobile to 5 years.

Run by Hull City Council Healthy Lifestyles Team. No need to book, just turn up. For more info call 01482 828901 or check their facebook page here.


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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

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 – Gravity Trampoline Park Toddler Sessions

St Stephens Shopping Centre, Ferensway, Hull. 01482 231707

Trampoline park located on the top floor of St Stephens (entry outside next to Next). Lots of fun for children and grown ups! A floor of trampolines and bouncy activities.

They run Toddler Sessions where only under 5s can bounce and it’s only £5 for an adult and child session. Term time Toddler Sessions are every day except Thursdays and Sundays, School Holidays are Saturday mornings (see their website or call for daily times). The last Friday of the month toddler session is a themed one.

For more info and to book call 01482 231707.

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.

City Centre – Tom Goodaire Tennis Coaching

Nuffield Health and Fitness, Kingston Park, Hull, HU1 2TX

Tennis lessons for all ages and standards, either as a one to one or in a group. Run by tom Goodaire who has 10 years experience and is the Head Coach of Hessle Lawn Tennis Club. First lesson £15 for an hour, equipment can be provided if needed. Can be booked for any day of the week, Monday to Sunday.

Also runs school holiday sessions. For more info and bookings contact Tom on 07581 309723 or email

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

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

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, Barton and Hedon.

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.

For more information about Northern Lights Drama Theatre School or to book a FREE trial class please call 01482 641690 or email

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, Windmill & Ainthorpe Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Priory Childrens Centre, Priory Road, Hull. 01482 305770. Also incorporates@

Windmill Childens Centre, Burnham Road, Hull.

Ainthorpe Childrens Centre, Helmsley Grove, Hull.


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

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, 9.45 – 10.45. The courses 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. For bookings and to find out about the next start dates call Nicola on 07749 951168, or email,

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.

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.