Weekly Clubs & Activities (4-12 years) Norwich


Classes and playgroups

Norwich and the surrounding areas are a fantastic place for bringing up children.

Below is a list of local classes throughout the week and also some details of all the children’s activities and classes further afield.  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.  Basic listings are free.  For information on featured listings and advertising rates please click here.

All Stars Cricket


All Stars Cricket is a nationwide initiative from the England and Wales Cricket Board aimed at providing children aged five to eight with a great first experience in cricket. With the main emphasis on fun and enjoyment, All Stars Cricket is the perfect opportunity to learn new skills and make lots of new friends along the 8-week journey.

To find your nearest All Stars Centre and sign up, go to their website and follow the guidelines.



Bounce Norwich

Bounce is a child friendly fitness class that makes exercise fun with routines on mini trampolines.

You can bring the kids with you, we welcome all ages and abilities.

Classes are Tuesdays and Thursdays 7-8pm at the Hewett Academy, NR1 2PL.

Contact: Linzi Jarvis, 07515807870

FB page: BounceNorwich

Brave Allstars

Brave Allstars, Europa House, Europa Way, Martineau Lane, Norwich, NR1 2EN

Welcome to Brave Allstars; we are a friendly club based in Norwich and are delighted that you’re interested in joining our cheerleading programme. Brave is fortunate to be one of the best dedicated cheerleading facilities in the U.K with a full size competition floor, rod track, fast track, air track and 5 panel flex roll floor along with many training aids.

4pm-5pm, Ages 4-6

4.45pm-5.45pm, Ages 7-11

5.40pm-7.10pm, Tumble, 9+ years

6.45-8.15pm: Dance and Tumble 11+


4pm-5pm: Cheer, Ages 4-6

4.55pm-5.55pm Boys only Tumble  5-14

6pm-7pm: Cheer, 6-10

6.30-8.pm: Cheer, 7-11

7.30-9pm: Cheer, 11-16

4pm-5pm: Cheer, Ages 4-8

4.45pm-5.45pm: Cheer Ages 8-12

5.30-7pm: Advanced Tumble (ability based)

7pm-8pm: Beginner, intermediate Tumble, ability based.

(Correct from September 2019)

Climbing Club at OPEN

OPEN 20 Bank Plain, Norwich, NR2 4SF

‘Have a go’ taster session: age 7+ FREE

Thursdays: 6-7pm

Saturdays 11-12pm

Little Kids Climbing

Saturdays 12pm-1pm Age 4-6 years £5 per session plus booking fee

Junior Ascenders Climbing Club: FREE

Junior Ascenders offers structured climbing sessions for children aged 7-11, giving them a fun and informal education about climbing and the importance of doing things the right way.

Tuesday 5-6pm and 6-7pm

Thursday 5-6pm

Saturday 10-11am

Contact 01603 763111 for more information.

(information checked September 2019)

ESKA – Tiny Tigers Karate

Tiny Tigers (4-6 years)

The Dojo Norwich, 3 Burton Road, Norwich, NR6 6AX

Ormiston Victory Academy, Middleton Crescent, Costessey, Norwich, NR5 0PN

The Dojo Norwich, 3 Burton Road, Norwich, NR6 6AX

The Dojo Norwich, 3 Burton Road, Norwich, NR6 6AX

Framingham Earl High School, Norwich Road, NR14 7QP


Aylsham High School, Sir William Lane, Aylsham NR11 6AN


The Dojo Norwich, 3 Burton Road, Norwich, NR6 6AX

Recreation Road Sports Centre, Recreation Road, Norwich, NR2 3PA

Eileen Ash Sports Hall, The Hewett Academy, hall Road, Norwich, NR4 6NF


Wymondham Leisure Centre, Norwich Road, Wymondham, Norfolk, NR18 0NT


The Dojo Norwich, 3 Burton Road, Norwich, NR6 6AX

Dereham Leisure Centre, station Road, Dereham, NR19 1DF


North Walsham High School, Spencer Avenue, North Walsham, NR28 9HZ


Attleborough Sports Centre, Queens Square, Attleborough, NR17 2AF\


Contact 01603 418751 for more information.

(Checked september 2019)

Family Community Cafe in Spixworth

Drop in every Tuesday until 17th December 2019, 9.30am-11am

Free family community cafe

Spixworth Infant School, Ivy Road, Spixworth,  noRWICH, nr10 3px

Come along for a free cuppa and a chat.

Contact: 01493 891150



Knowles Dance & Fitness Studio

Knowles Dance & Fitness Studio, Salhouse Road, NR13 6LB

Dance classes from ages 3+ and adult fitness classes in –

Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Contemporary, Acrobatics, Hip-Hop, Musical Theatre, Yoga, Pilates, Legs Bums & Tums, Bootybarre, bbarreless, Mum & Baby dance/sing/movement class, Mum & Baby Pilates, Adult Tap.

Please book before! Contact us 01603 510431

Learn Play Grow

Learn Play Grow is a children’s health and fitness programme for ages 3-11. We work to give children a positive start to life!

Check out the FB page or contact Sheila Hunter here on 07780 557784


SESMA – Little Dragons Karate

Sesma Studio, Unit 19, Drayton Ind Est, Taverham Rd, Norwich NR8 6RL

Little Dragons (4-6yrs) Beginners Intro
Monday 4-4.30pm
Wednesday 4-4:30pm
Thursday 4-4:30pm

Saturday 9-9.30am

Karate Intro (6 years+)
Monday 5-6pm

Tuesday 5-6pm

Thursday 5-6pm
Friday 5-pm

Saturday 9.30-10.30

Junior Kickboxing

Wednesday 5-6pm

Saturday 10.30-11.30am


Contact 01603 260751 for more information.

Spanish Lessons for Kids

The Charing Cross Centre, St John Maddermarket, Norwich, NR2 1DN

Spanish kids club suitable for all ages and abilities. Small group classes of 4-10 children. Also runs classes designed for home education and classes in your own home.

Monday, Eaton Park Community Centre

  • Ages 4-8: 4.30pm

Tuesday, Eaton Park Community Centre

  • Ages 8-12: 4.30pm

Wednesday, Millennium Library

  • Ages 4-6: 4.30pm

Contact The Spanish Classroom on 07950368136 for more information.

(Correct as of August 2019)


The Garage, Chapel Field North, Norwich, NR2 1NY

4-5pm: Y1 and Y2

5PM-6PM: Y3 and Y4

5pm-6pm: S.E.N.D 8-11

5pm-6pm: Y5 and Y6

This is a theatre class for children who would like to get involved in a fun and creative class and make new friends. The class uses drama games and exercises to increase confidence, stage presence, learn performance skills and develop their theatre making skills. They will also begin to explore script work and character.

Contact 01603 283382 for more information.

TKF – Karate

Monday Sewell Park Sports Centre
Little Ninjas (4-6 Years Old) 5:00pm-5:45pm
Junior Karate (6-15 Years Old) 6:00pm-7pm
Adult Karate (16+ Years Old) 7pm-8pm

Monday Willow Centre Cringleford
Little Ninjas (4-6 Years Old) 5:00pm-5:45pm
Family Lower Grades (White/Orange/Red Belts) (6+ Years Old) 6:00pm-7pm
Family Higher Grades (Yellow and Above) (6+ Years Old) 7-8pm

Tuesday Riverside Leisure Centre
Family Karate (All Grades) (6+ Years Old) 4:15pm-5:15pm

Tuesday Beccles Sports Centre
Little Ninjas (4-6 Years Old) 5-5.45pm
Family Karate (6+ Years Old) 6-7pm

Wednesday The Atrium North Walsham
Family Lower/Intermediate Grades (White-Purple and White Belts) (6+ Years Old) 6-7pm
Family Higher Grades (Brown and Above) (6+ Years Old) 7:00pm-8pm

Wednesday Long Stratton High School
Family Karate (All Grades) (6+ Years Old) 6-7pm

Thursday Norman Centre Mile Cross
Family Karate (All Grades) (6+ Years Old) 6:00pm-7pm

Thursday Northgate High School Dereham
Family Karate (All Grades) (6+ Years Old) 6:00pm-7pm

Friday Aylsham Young’s Park
Little Ninjas (4-6 Years Old) 4:30pm-5:15pm
Junior Lower/Intermediate Grades (White-Purple and White Belts) (6-15 Years Old) 5:30pm-6:30pm
Junior Higher Grades (Brown and Above) (6-15 Years Old) 6.30-7.30pm

All Adults (All Grades) (16+ Years Old) 6.30pm-7.30pm

Friday City Of Norwich School
Family Karate (All Grades) (6+ Years Old) 6:00pm-7pm

Saturday Beccles Sports Centre
Little Ninjas (4-6 Years Old) 10:00am-10:45am
Family Karate (All Grades) (6+ Years Old) 11:00am-12pm

Saturday West Costessey Hall
Little Ninjas (4-6 Years Old) 9-9.45am
Family (White/Orange/Red Belts) (6+ Years Old) 10-11am
Family (Yellow Belt+) (6+ Years Old) 11-12

Adult 12-1pm

Contact 07908 406487 for more information.

(Checked Sept 2019)

Zumba with N-R-G

Zumba with N-R-G, For 5-11 years olds (formerly known as Glo Popkidz)

Mondays: Woodside House Care Home, 142 Woodside Rd, Norwich NR7 9XJ: 4.30pm-5.30pm

Tuesdays: Cadge Road Community Centre, Cadge Rd, Norwich NR5 8DF: 5.30-6.30

Wednesdays: NR12 Fitness and Gym, Unit 5 Station Rd Business Park, Horning Rd W, Hoveton NR12 8QJ: 4.15-5.15pm

contact: 07539 338752 or see FB page

(Correct as of September 2019)