Playgroups & Classes West Hull


WEDNESDAY 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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Baby Sensory

baby sensory hull east ridingBaby 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.

  • Mondays, 3 classes from 10am-1pm at Brough Scout Hut, Elloughton Road, HU15 1AE
  • Tuesdays, 3 classes from 10am-1pm at Cottingham Road Baptist Church, Chanterlands Avenue, HU5 4AY
  • Wednesdays, 4 classes from 10am-2.30pm at Hessle All Saints Church, HU13 0AD
  • Thursdays, 3 classes from 10am-1pm at David LLoyd Leisure Centre, Raich Carter Way, HU7 3DB
  • Fridays, 3 classes from 10am-1pm at King’s Church Beverley, Swinemoor Lane, HU17 0JX. And 2 classes from 10-11.30am at Mamas & Papas, Kingston Retail Park, Hull.

For more information about any of these classes, call 07885941077 or email You can also book online by visiting their webpage here, or follow them on Facebook.

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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 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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Family Fit & Fun

Family Fit and Fun is an outdoors physical activity session for adults and parents with children aged 8+.

  • Mondays – 6.30pm at Tower Hill Methodist Church, Hessle
  • Wednesdays – 6.00pm at Willerby Methodist Church
  • Thursdays – 6.15pm at Clowes Methodist Church, Greenwood Ave, HU6 9NA

£3.50 per adult and £1.50 per child. Just turn up, 4 week block booking after the first session.

Call 07564025077 for more information or email

Or find out more on their website here or their facebook page here.

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Flex Dance – West Hull & West Hull Villages Classes

flex dance hullMusical 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 in East Hull at:

  • Monday: Christopher Pickering Primary, Greenway Academy, Hallgate Primary, Hall Road Academy, St Thomas More Primary
  • Tuesday: Appleton Primary, Thorseby Primary, Hallgate Primary
  • Wednesday: Anlaby Primary, Cottingham Road Baptist Church, Croxby Primary, Wold Academy,
  • Thursday: Bricknell Academy, Endike Academy, Priory Baptist Church
  • Friday: Kirkella St Andrews Primary,
  • Saturday: Kirkella St Andrews Primary, Bricknell Academy

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.

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Goals Football Coaching Sessions

goals soccer centresGoals 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 ages 3-5, 11.00 -12.00 ages 4-14 years,
  • Tuesdays: 5.00 – 6.00 ages 8-12 years
  • Wednesdays: 5.00 – 6.00 ages 6-9 years

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, 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.

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Gravity Trampoline Park – Parent & Toddler Sessions

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

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.

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Parent & Tots Dance

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.

parent and tots dance classes hull

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Us Mums – Pregnancy & New Mums Exercise

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.

November 2019 timetable:

us mums hull november timetable



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West Hull – Footy Tots

Hull Indoor Sports Centre (Little Monkeys), National Avenue, Hull.

  • Wednesdays: 10.30
  • Fridays: 10.30
  • Sundays: 9.00 for walking to 2 years, 9.45 for 2 to 3 years, 10.30 for 3 to 4 years, 11.15 for 5 to 7 years (two sessions take place on a Sunday at these times on adjacent indoor pitches)

Footy Tots is a unique parent interactive pre-school football programme for children from walking to 5 to develop physical fitness and mental agility.

Classes also in Bilton, Victoria Dock Hull and Winifred Holtby Hull. £20 a month and a £10 signing on fee for which you receive your footy tot kit. For more info and to book email or check out their facebook page here.

Anlaby Common – Anlaby Park Methodist Church Baby & Toddler Group

10.00 – 11.30. Anlaby Park Methodist Church, 256 Hull Road, Anlaby Common, HU4 7RR

Anlaby Road – West Hull Gymnastics Club, Pre-School Class

11.00 – 12.00. Tiger’s Trust Arena, Walton Street, Hull.

West Hull Gymnastics Club have a new class for pre-school age children (walking to 4 years).

£3.50 per session pay as you come, so ideal for those whose work patterns fluctuate or who don’t want to fork out for a term at a time! The session includes free play time, action songs to music, looking at a different theme each week and of course, parachute games.

For more info call Hannah on 01482 325847.

Avenues – Breastfeeding Support Group WOW

10.00 – 3.00 every Wednesday. World of Wonder, Hull Community Church, corner of Newland Avenue and Cottingham Road.

Breastfeeding support group with Peer supporters

Avenues – Rock-a-Tots

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.

Avenues – Singing Teddies French Class

9.45 – 10.30. Larkins, Newland Avenue, Hull.

The Singing Teddies class teaches French to little ones through singing, dancing and playing fun interactive activities. Recommended age – toddlers and pre-schoolers. £2.50 per child (concession for more children), paid in 6 week blocks per half term.

For more information please contact Sandrine on 07914 914776  email

Beverley Road – Breastfeeding Peer Support Service Infant Massage

1.30 – 2.30. Sidmouth School Foundation Unit (formerly Lambert Children’s Centre), between Newland Avenue and Beverley Road.

New courses of infant massage run by the Breastfeeding Peer Support Service. Courses are 5 week blocks, £1/session voluntary contribution. More more info and to book contact the Goodwin Trust – or 01482 497811

City Centre – Early Bods, Humber Street Gallery

Relaxed art sessions at Humber Street Gallery, for children 0-5 years, 10.30-12pm, every other Wednesday (dates are 23rd October, 6th & 20th November, 4th & 18th December 2019).

Bring your babies and toddlers along to our sensory development sessions led by artist Rachel Elm. Inspired by Aniara Omann’s exhibition Equanipolis, little ones are invited to play with a variety of bright and colourful recycled materials and create their own outfits using pieces made by the artist. Materials provided by Scrapstore.

Tickets are £3 per child. Please book under the child’s name who will be attending. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Booking is via Eventbrite.

Humber Street Gallery, 64 Humber Street, Hull, HU1 1TU.

City Centre – Make & Take at Hull Central Library

5.30 – 6.30. Hull Central Library, Albion Street, Hull. 01482 210000.

Kids craft session for ages 4-14 years. Make & Take every Wednesday, cost 50p.

Also a Make & Take session on the last Saturday of the month 1.00 – 3.00, cost £2.50.

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).


  • 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 to book.

Fred Moore Library – Under 5s Sessions

Free Drop In Sessions, Sept 2019 – July 2020, term time only.

  • Wednesday, 10.15 – 11.15 Baby Bounce

Fred Moore Library, Wold Road, Hull HU5 5UN 01482 331239

FREE Parenting courses – HENRY

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:

  • Marfleet Children’s Centre
  • Parks Children’s Centre
  • Fenchurch Children’s Centre

Please call 01482 828901 or email to for latest days and venues and to book a free place (or contact your Children’s Centre direct), or go to

Gipsyville Library – Lego Club

4.30-5.30pm. After school Lego Club – Free weekly drop in session for children aged 4-14 years.

Gipsyville Library, 730 Hessle Road, Hull, HU4 6JA

Gipsyville – Parents & Tots Gymnastics

10.00 – 11.00. Parents and Tots (children 18 months to 5 years) Gymnastics sessions, runs term time only. £1 per family. Email for more information.

Gipsyville Library, 730 Hessle Road, Hull, HU4 6JA

Hessle Road – Blue Whippet Cafe – Tea, Tots & Talk

11.00 – 12.30. Blue Whippet Cafe, 789 Hessle Road, Hull, HU4 6QE

Come and meet other Mums, Dads and tots in a friendly setting. Enjoy a cuppa and a bite to eat at great prices. Drawing, books and board games available.

Contact Jayne on 07428 620497 or email

Hessle – St James Playgroup

9.30 – 11.00am. Volunteer run playgroup for children under 5 and their adult carers. 50p per person including refreshments. Term time only.

St. James Centre, 169 First Lane, Hessle, HU13 9EY

Hessle – Wingfield Farm Parent & Toddler Morning

9.30 – 11.00. A parent and toddler morning with crafts, books & singing, during term time. Full breakfast menu available from 9.00 – 11.00am. All children must be accompanied by an adult. £1 per child.

Wingfield Farm, Boothferry Road, Hessle, HU13 0JL.

Hull Central Library – Lego Club

5.30-6.30pm. After school Lego Club – Free weekly drop in session for children aged 4-14 years.

Hull Central Library, Albion Street, HU1 3TF

Hull Central Library – Under 5s Sessions

Free Drop in Sessions, Sept 2019 – July 2020, term time only.

  • Monday, 10.00 – 11.00 Toddler Time
  • Monday, 1.30 – 2.15 Baby Bounce
  • Wednesday, 1.15 – 2.00 Toddler Tunes
  • Thursday, 10.15 – 11.00 Story Time

Hull Central Library, Albion St, Hull HU1 3TF 01482 210000

Kingswood – David Lloyd Creche Open Sessions

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:

  • Tuesday Fun Days: 12.30 – 1.30, 6 months to 5 years. Different activities every week including messy play, lets cook, boogie babies, mini learning journey.
  • Wacky Wednesdays: 12.30 – 1.30, 8 months to 5 years. Different activities every week including party fun, story telling, and adventures.

Both classes are £5 per child. For more information call 01482 625200

Hull David Lloyd Club, Raich Carter Way, HU7 3DB

Kingswood – Little Angels

Kingswood House, Kingswood Retail Park, Ashcombe Road, Hull, HU7 3DD.

Baby Sessions: 10.00 – 12.00, Wednesdays. Suitable for babies to crawlers.

Stay & Play: 10.00 – 12.00, Thursday and Friday. A fun and interactive session for toddlers.  Includes dance, musical instruments and a range of other creative materials whilst learning rhymes and exploring music. For under 5s.

For more info email

Kixx Football Academy

Kixx (formerly 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 their football skills but also their confidence, social skills and physical ability. Come join the team.

At lots of venues across Hull, Beverley and West Hull Villages, mostly on Saturdays and Sundays. Including Beverley Leisure Centre, Haltemprice, Wolfreton School Willerby, Hessle, Dunswell, Hull university and Andrew Marvell College Hull.

For more info call Nathan on 07889084750 or email

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

Natal Choices Baby Massage Course

We are FEDANT qualified instructors and are very excited to be continuing our baby massage course. 4 week courses are available for £30.

  • All Saints Church, Hessle, HU13 0RB – Wednesday 10.00am.
  • Cottingham Road Baptist Church, Chanterlands Ave, HU5 4AY – Wednesday 1.00pm.

Email for more information and booking. Soft Gymnastics Play available soon.

Orchard Park – Clowes Methodist Church Little Smilers

9.15 – 11.30. Clowes Methodist Church, Greenwood Avenue (corner of Greenwood Avenue and 1st Avenue), Hull, HU6 9NA

Little Smilers Baby and Toddler Group. Pop in and play, free play with craft tables and a snack of toast and drink for both children and parents, suitable from birth to school age. Term time only. Also run themed family fun days every Wednesday during school holidays suitable from birth upwards.

For more info email them on

Orchard Park – Mosaic Play Area & Mini Music Makers

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

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

Windmill Childens Centre and Ainthorpe Childrens Centre, Hull. Latest timetable (Nov ’19):

priory childrens centre hull timetable



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.

Latest timetable (February 2019):

the parks childrens centre hull timetable winter 2019

The Space Dance & Space2Dance Studio Classes

The Space Dance Studio West Hull Timetable – Grafton Street, Hull, HU5 2NP

  • Monday – Toddle’n’Ballet 2-5 Yrs, Street Dance 6 -11 Yrs, Street Dance 12-18 Yrs
  • Tuesday – Toddle’n’Happy Feet  2-5 Yrs, Musical Theatre
  • Wednesday – Ballet 5-8 Yrs, Toddle’n’Street Dance 2-5 Yrs, Floor Gymnastics 6-11 Yrs
  • Thursday – Toddle’n’Ballet 2-5 Yrs, Ballet, Tap and Modern 5-9 Yrs, Contemporary Class 9-16 Yrs, Urban Ballet/Commercial (Ballet with Funk) 12-18 Yrs
  • Friday – Toddle’n’Floor Gymnastics 2-5 Yrs, Toddle’n’Street Dance 2-5 Yrs, Ballroom/Latin 6-11 Yrs, Urban Ballet 6-11 Yrs
  • Saturday – Toddle’n’Street Dance 2-5 Yrs, Street Dance 6-11 Yrs, Street Dance 12-18 Yrs, Musical Theatre 6-16 Yrs

The Space2Dance Studio East Hull Timetable – St Aidan’s Church, 139 Southcoates Avenue, HU9 3HF

  • Tuesday – Ballet, Tap & Modern 6-11yrs, Toddle’n’Ballet 2-5yrs, Ballet 6-11yrs, Contemporary 12-18yrs
  • Wednesday – Musical Theatre 6-16yrs, Beatball 6-14yrs
  • Saturday – Toddle’n’Street 2-5yrs, Toddle’n’Ballet 2-5yrs, Street Dance 6-11yrs

For more information call 07340 688279 or email

Toddler Sense

Award-winning, sensory-rich toddler development programme, suitable for ages 13 mths to 4 yrs. Toddler Sense run classes over 4 days in Hull and Beverley, for more info contact Heather on :

  • Monday – North Ferriby Village Hall
  • Tuesday -Bricknell Avenue Methodist Church, Hull
  • Wednesday -David Lloyd Function Room, Kingswood, Hull
  • Friday – St Nicholas Community Hall, Beverley

Also on Friday at Pocklington Cricket Club, Burnby Lane, Pocklington, YO42 1UJ and Tuesday at Low Catton Village Hall, Low Catton, Stamford Bridge. Please contact Steph Pears for more info and booking for Pocklington on

Victoria Dock – Cook Stars, Children’s Cooking Classes

Victoria Dock Village Hall, Hull. 4.15 – 5.30 for ages 2-12 years.

Mini’s (age 2-5) and Juniors (age 5-12). All ingredients included, plus a craft activity and recipe card to keep. Also includes an after school snack before the class starts. Parents are welcome to stay or drop off Juniors, under 5s need to be accompanied by an adult. FREE first class for all children, £8 thereafter.

For more information and to book please call Sarah on 07555 575605 or email

Classes also in Cottingham and Beverley. They also offer a great range of kids parties too.

West Hull – AquaSwim

From 5.30pm. Ganton School, 294 Anlaby Park Road South, Hull, HU4 7JB

Swimming lessons suitable for ages 3 years + from beginners, taught by Janet and Emma. Wednesdays and Thursdays at Ganton and also Friday at Hymers.

For more info call 07749 569422 or email

West Hull – Black Sheep Combat Bujutsu Self Defense

6.00 – 8.00pm. Priory Baptist Church, Hotham Road South, Hull, HU5 5RN

Teaching all aspects of self defence, all ages welcome from 5 years plus, both able and disabled children of all abilities. Encourage confidence building and train in a friendly environment. Also on Saturdays.

£3.50 per person. To book or for more info call Chris on 07977 468220 or email

West Hull – Bricknell Busy Bees Playgroup

9.45 – 11.30. Bricknell Avenue Methodist Church, 227 Bricknell Avenue, Hull, HU5 4TJ. 01482 842074

£2 for one adult and one child, 50p for each additional child. Includes drink and snack, crafts, play, singing, baby changing, bottle warming, car park, breastfeeding friendly and generally an all round super friendly group in a warm, clean hall with safe clean toys.

West Hull – Tots Rugby

Tot’s Rugby Sessions for children ages 2-5 years.

  • Wednesday, 1.45 – 2.30pm at The Park’s Children’s Centre, Hull, HU6 9TA
  • Friday, 10.45 – 11.30am at Hessle Road Network, Massey Street, Hull, HU3 3LA

£1 per session, no need to book, just turn up. Term time only. For more info email

West Hull – Trev Welburn D.A.K.C Karate Club

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

Wheeler Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Wheeler Children’s Centre, The Rainbow Centre, Wheeler Street, Hull, HU3 5QE. 01482 502466. Latest timetable (January ’19):