Events & Activities
As we are gradually unlocked from Covid restrictions, socially distanced groups are beginning to take place. Please see Facebook for any upcoming groups which may be of interest to you. Thank you for your understanding through these difficult times.
Please see below for information about the wide range of activities and events available.
Adult Learning - We offer various adult learning opportunities throughout the year. Speak to a member of staff for more information.
Baby Massage - A 5 week course that helps babies with sleep, colic, constipation and relaxation. It is also a wonderful way of communicating with your baby. Each course costs £5 per family and places are limited. Please speak to a member of staff for more information.
Boogie Tots - This is a monthly session for parents/carers and children aged over 1 year. This group encourages singing, dancing and movement to music - let's get active! Children will also enjoy a healthy snack. Each session is £1 per family.
Breast Feeding Peer Support - We have a team of fully trained peer volunteers available to offer support and information around breast feeding, This is available every week during Bumps and Babes, or speak to a member of staff for alternative support arrangements.
Bumps and Babes (Every Thursday 1:00-3:00pm) - This group runs alongside the Well Baby Clinic and is open for all parents/carers of children from bump to 1 year. Children and adults have the opportunity socialise with others, and breast feeding support is available here.
Busy Bees (Every Friday 1:30-3:00pm, term time only) - This group is at Rosehill Community Hall, Kilnhurst Road. Children will have the opportunity to develop their co-ordination and balance by exploring a range if activities and equipment. Each session is £1 per family and this includes a healthy snack.
Dump the Dummy - An information and support session about how we can dump the dummy (or bottle) for good.
Family Theme Days - Explore our amazing outdoor area throughout the year at our Family Theme days. There are lots of fun, games and activities for all the family.
Introducing Solid Foods - This is a monthly session and is provided jointly by the Outreach Team and the 0-19 Health Service. The session provides information, support and guidance around introducing solid foods with your baby, as well as how to care for tiny teeth. Speak to a member of staff for more information.
Little Learners - A monthly stay and play session full of messy and creative exploration, music and stories. Suitable for children aged over 1 year.
Messy Play - Let's get creative! Our messy play sessions encourage children to explore, experiment and create through a range of different sensory and artistic activities. These can include: foam, dough, sand and water, paints and many more.
The Parenting Puzzle - A free 10 week course for parents/carers that looks at how to deal with the challenges of family life. Please speak to a member of staff for more information.
Potty Party - An information and support session looking at the when's and how's of toilet training your child.
Sensory Play - This is a monthly session for parents/carers and children up to 1 year. The sessions are designed to promote learning and development for babies through a range of themed activities, as well as providing opportunities to socialise. Each session is £1 per family.
Sleep Tight - A 5 week course for parents/carers that looks at how we can improve our sleep experiences for all the family. Please speak to a member of staff for more information.
Tears and Tanturms - An information and support session looking at managing challenging behaviour, and introducing boundaries and routines.
Trips - We offer a range of opportunities throughout the year to join us during the school holidays (prices vary).
Bumps and Babes (Every Thursday 1:00-3:00pm) - A drop in session with an opportunity to meet other mums. Self weighing of your baby is also available at this session.
For more information about any of the above please contact the centre on 01709 430420.
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