TUESDAY PLAYGROUPS & CLASSES IN WEST HULL. For 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.
Baby Sensory sessions running across the Hull and East Riding Area for babies from 0-13 months. Award-winning, sensory-rich development classes designed to support you and your baby from birth. Regular exposure to an incredible range of sounds, smells, sights, textures, music, dance, signing and massage all help rapidly develop the brain in your baby’s first year. We’ve done the research; so you can enjoy the fun.
Join us in the party room at Rock Up for some unique musical adventures! You can stay on for soft play for just £1 after class, and there’s a great cafe available too!
Classes cost £5 if booked for the term, and pay-as-you-go places will be bookable nearer the time if there are places available at £5.95.
Baby Story Play (6 Months—2 Years): Dipping tiny toes into our world of stories, words and sounds, our unique sessions are a multisensory blend of Storytelling, puppets, bubbles and movement to music. Each week we will explore a brand new story, unique to Debutots, through sounds, actions and imagination!
Early Years Drama (2-4 Years): Debutots interactive storytelling and dramatic play classes nurture creativity, stretch imagination and grow confidence whilst promoting communication, language and literacy skills. Each week we will explore a brand new story, unique to Debutots. The children’s creative responses are then facilitated by a skilled Debutots practitioner into an imaginative group retelling.
St Nicholas Church Hall, Pickering Road, Hull. Tues 17th & 24th September
David Lloyd Gym, Kingswood, Hull. Friday 20th & 27th September
2 x week trial for only £7.00 per child including FREE refreshments! Spaces are limited so book now online here, or find us at goplaygo.co.uk. On check out their facebook page here, or email Emma at email@example.com.
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:
First session is FREE. There is no booking and paying per term, just pay as you play. For more info and to book call 01482 730100, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or you can find more info on their website here.
Also new at Goals – Parent & Tots mornings, Fridays 9.30-11.30 twice a month, a playgroup in the cafe with different activities.
Goals Hull, Ipark, Innovation Drive, Hull, HU5 1SG.
They run Toddler Sessions where only under 5s can bounce and it’s only £5 for an adult and child session. Term time they run Mondays 10-11am, Tuesdays 1pm-2pm, Wednesdays 10-11am, Fridays 1pm-2pm and Saturdays 9am-10am. The last Friday of the month toddler session is a themed one. During school holidays they run every day 9-10am.
For more info and to book call 01482 231707 or visit their website here.
St Stephens Shopping Centre, Ferensway, Hull.
Music classes for little ones with singing and musical instruments. Jolly Babies is suitable for 0-1 years and Music with Mummy for 1-3 years.
Kelly also runs classes in Beverley on Fridays at Beverley Racecourse and Mondays and Wednesdays at Molescroft Pavilion.
A new class starting September 2019 – Mini Athletics Hull & East Riding was launched by the parents of 2 young girls 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:
All 9.30-10.15am: Didee Athletes (2 – 3.5 yrs), 10.15-11am: Little Athletes (3.5 – 5 yrs).
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 email@example.com, or call 01482 420230. Also provide kids birthday parties.
Parent and Tots Dance from the Hull Healthy Lifestyles team, for when your baby is mobile to 5 years. For more info see the Us Mums Hull facebook page here.
Don’t get crabby, come to little nippers for a discovery and play session. Enjoy a sing-a-long and story time in The Deep’s soft play area.
Suitable for children aged 2 and under. Pay admission to The Deep once, and receive a Day Plus Pass which entitles you to visit as often as you like for free. Booking not required just turn up on the day. (Term time only).
For more info on The Deep see their website here.
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). 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.
September 2019 timetable:
10.00. Anlaby Park Community Library, Anlaby Common.
Mini Moppets is a new playgroup in our area. Class includes singing, signing, story telling, games, treasure basket, sensory, toys and parachute. Suitable for babies and toddlers under 3.
Run by Helen who is also a breastfeeding peer supporter for the Goodwin trust so it is a breastfeeding friendly group. She can also sign throughout the class so deaf families can attend.
£4 per family, pay on the day no block payments. Booking only. For more information email Helen on firstname.lastname@example.org.
12.00 – 2.00 every Tuesday. Lydia’s Cakeaway, Newland Avenue, Hull.
Drop in breastfeeding support group.
Free Drop in Sessions, Sept 2019 – July 2020, term time only.
Avenues Library, 76 Chanterlands Ave, Hull HU5 3TS 01482 331280
10.00 – 11.00. Church on the Way, Princes Avenue, Hull, HU5 3QA
Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Songs, dancing, musical instruments and toys. No need to book. Call for info – Vicky Lane 07801 163420.
4.15 – 5.00. The Avenues, Hull
Discover the Violin! Join a 6-week introductory course for children aged 3-12 to discover this wonderful musical instrument! Learn core musical skills, start to read music, and inspire a lifelong musical journey. No instrument necessary – it’s a great way to find out if your child is ready to start regular lessons.
Individual violin lessons for children and adults also available. More classes can be scheduled.
For more information and full venue address call Anna on 07946 746 967, or e-mail email@example.com.
5.00 – 6.00. Park Street (behind St Stephen’s Centre), Hull, HU2 8RR
Primary ballet, tap and modern (7 – 8 yrs). £6. Call 01482 222452 for more info. Also dance classes and musical theatre on Saturdays for 2 – 8 yrs.
Marist Parish Hall, Cottingham Road, Hull.
5.30pm – 4 to 7yrs, 6.15pm – 8yrs+
Fun, friendly dance classes in freestyle disco and street dance for children. £3 per class. For more info contact Laura on firstname.lastname@example.org
4pm – 6pm. Frederick Holmes School, Inglemire Lane, Hull, HU6 8JJ
Children’s swimming lessons suitable for non-swimmers to improvers aged 3+. Also on Friday and Saturday
For more info call Peter on 07884 480013
Run from a private pool in Dunswell.
New programme of swimming lessons from Sportsability, from a lovely private pool with exclusive use. Small class numbers, high quality lessons with highly experienced and qualified ASA Level 2 swim teachers.
Pre-school classes for ages 3-5 years running during the day. Primary school age classes running weekday after school and Saturdays. Intermediate Lessons at Mercure Hotel, Adults and Private lessons also available. Ideal setting for SEN children. Non-intimidating environment, beautiful facility. Adult lessons also available upon request.
Weekly Intensive Lessons during the school holidays: Monday to Friday daily at £45/week.
Cost £40 per month for group lessons. Please contact their friendly swim team on 01482 229676 or email@example.com for more information and to book a place.
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).
HENRY 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.
This free 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:
1.00 – 3.00. Elliott Chappell Health Centre, 215 Hessle Road, Hull, HU3 4BB
Weigh-in clinic and Health Visitor advice
12.30 – 2.30. Hessle Road Network, St Georges Road, Hull.
Baby and toddler group for young parents run by the Hessle Road Network. Info and support, arts and crafts, soft play, music. Free to attend. For more info call Gemma on 01482 606077.
9.15 – 11.15. The Salvation Army Icehouse, 80 Adalaide Street, Hull HU3 2EY. 01482 212475.
Parent and tots session, all welcome. On Tuesdays and Fridays.
A Creche based at David Lloyd providing childcare for your child while you use the facilities. They also run 2 weekly fun sessions for non members, anyone can go along:
Both classes are £5 per child. For more information call 01482 625200
Hull David Lloyd Club, Raich Carter Way, HU7 3DB
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, Musical Theatre, and LAMDA Classes (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) for ages 3 to 18 years:
They also run Dance Classes, for ages 6-18 on Saturdays at Welton Memorial Hall.
For more information about Northern Lights Drama Theatre School or to book a FREE trial class please call 01482 641690 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
10.00 – 11.30. Community Hall Orchard Park Health Centre, 210 Orchard Park Road, Hull, HU6 9BX.
Join our new baby and toddler group, welcoming all parents/carers with pre-school children. For more info call Debbie on 07762243302. Term time only.
Mosaic Community Hub (part of Mosaic Church), Endike Lane, Hull, HU6 8AE
Open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 10.00 – 2.00.
Mosaic Community Hub has a brand new FREE play area for under 5’s!! Includes soft play, buggies, Duplo bricks, books etc, but now we have even MORE fun things for your children to play with…art easel, ride-ons, creative magnets, and more. Plus, there are 5 gorgeously comfy sofas for you to relax on whilst chatting with friends and watching your kids play. With our cafe selling great coffee,cakes,light lunches,kids lunch boxes at great prices, we’re sure you’ll love it!
Plus, Thursdays 10.30 – 11.30 is our Mini Music Makers group for parents/carers of under 5’s to have fun singing, playing instruments, and making music together. Just £1 per family (inc.drinks for adults and children).
Priory Childrens Centre, Priory Road, Hull. 01482 305770. Also incorporates:
Windmill Childens Centre and Ainthorpe Childrens Centre, Hull. Latest timetable (March ’19):
10am – 11.30am. Peel Hall Church, Peel Street, Springbank, Hull HU3 1QR
Suitable for 0 to 5 years. Call for info – Jude 07793 863804.
The Parks Children’s Centre, Courtway Road, Hull, HU6 9TA. 01482 803 978.
McMillan Children`s Centre, 21st Avenue, Hull, HU6 8HS. 01482 850200.
Latest timetable (February 2019):
The Space Dance Studio West Hull Timetable – Grafton Street, Hull, HU5 2NP
The Space2Dance Studio East Hull Timetable – St Aidan’s Church, 139 Southcoates Avenue, HU9 3HF
For more information call 07340 688279 or email email@example.com
Award-winning, sensory-rich toddler development programme, where structured play goes hand in hand with imagination, adventure and the freedom to explore. Each week has a unique theme, with activities carefully constructed to stimulate your child’s brain, co-ordination and physical development. We’ve done the research, so you can both enjoy the fun.
Toddler Sense run classes over 4 days in the Hull and Beverley area:
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
10.00 – 12.00. Priory Children’s Centre, Priory Road, Hull, HU5 5RU. 01482 305770
Weigh-in and Health Visitor advice. Also a breastfeeding support session
Fun football themed sessions for children aged 2-5 years. All sessions last between 45-60 minutes and are run during term time only. £1 per family, no need to book, just turn up and have some fun.
For more information call 01482 358375 or email email@example.com
6.00 – 7.30pm. Trev Welburns Karate Dojo, Harpings Road (off National Ave), Hull, HU5 4JG
Karate for kids, from 5 years old. No course fees just pay as you learn. Mixed team of Dan grade female and male instructors.
On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings and Saturday and Sunday mornings. Call for more info and to book – 01482 847698
Street, Musical Theatre, Commercial Dance and Cheerleading.
Mondays at Tower Hill Methodist Church Hall, Hessle, HU13 0SP: 4.00 – 5.00 Pop/Street & Musical Theatre 3-7 years, 5.00 – 6.30 Pop/Street, Musical Theatre & Cheerleading 7+ years, 6.30 – 7.30 Commercial 11-16 years.
Tuesdays at Priory Baptiste Church, Hotham Road, HU5 5RN: 4.00 – 4.45 Pop/Street & Musical Theatre 3-7 years, 4.45 – 5.30 Mini Cheerleading 5-7 years, 5.30 – 6.30 Junior Commercial Street & Musical Theatre 7+ years, 6.30 – 7.30 Junior Cheerleading 7+ years, 7.30 – 8.30 Youth Commercial Street & Musical Theatre 11+ years.
For more info call Vicky on 07742 339000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Wheeler Children’s Centre, The Rainbow Centre, Wheeler Street, Hull, HU3 5QE. 01482 502466. Latest timetable (January ’19):