Classes & Playgroups (0-5 years) Norwich

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Classes and playgroups

Norwich and the surrounding areas are a fantastic place for bringing up children and there is plenty going on for pre-school age children.

Below is a list of all the local playgroups throughout the week and also details of all the children’s activities and classes available across our district.  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.

Featured Listing

Beebops

Beebops Sensory Music and Dance classes are:  

*suitable for babies, toddlers and preschoolers
*a lively mixture of singing, dancing, playing percussion instruments, exploring props and sensory free play
*a mixture of structure and free play
*an aide to your child’s development
*a parent child interactive class
*great value for money
*lots of fun

Classes in Dereham, Lowestoft, Salhouse, Spixworth, Wymondham, Belton, Gorleston, Beccles, East Harling and Long Stratton. See our full timetable here: https://beebops.class4kids.co.uk/

 

Facebook: www.facebook.com/beebopsltd

Email enquiries@beebopsltd.co.uk

Web: www.beebopsltd.co.uk


Featured Listing

Hartbeeps

Award winning magical, musical multi sensory classes, parties and more, all set to a soundtrack of over 300 original songs, reworked nursery rhymes and lullabies, brought to life with bubbles, costumes, twinkles, lightning effects, exciting props, wacky puppet characters and sparkly parachutes that you won’t see anywhere else!

Join our mini productions for the very young and take your child on a journey down the rabbit hole with Hartbeeps, the most original musical baby, toddler and pre-school classes on the planet!

MONDAY
Taverham Village Hall, Sandy Lane, Taverham, NR8 6JR
9.45am Happy House (toddling – 4 years, younger siblings welcome)
10.45am Baby Beeps (sitting to toddling)
12pm Baby Bells (6 weeks – sitting)

THURSDAY
Willow Centre, 1-13 Willowcroft Way, Cringleford, NR4 7JJ
10am Happy House (toddling – 4 years, younger siblings welcome)
11am Baby Beeps (sitting to toddling)
12.15pm Baby Bells (6 weeks – sitting)

FRIDAY
Limelight Studios
 113 Aylsham Rd, Norwich NR3 2HY
10am Happy House (toddling – 4 years, younger siblings welcome)
11am Baby Beeps (sitting to toddling)
12.15pm Baby Bells (6 weeks – sitting)

First Class Free
£6.00 for Drop ins
£5.50 if booking for the term
Siblings/twins are half price in the same class
Siblings under 6 months of age are free when attending Happy House.

Contact details :
Valentina 07414030169
valentina@hartbeeps.com

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Featured Listing

Mini Monkey Gym

The Belvedere Centre, Belvoir Street, Norwich, NR2 3AZ

Mondays- Mini Monkey Gym
9:30am Mixed Monkeys (6 mths-5 yrs)
10:30am Cheeky Monkeys (18 mths-3 yrs)
11:30am Little Monkeys (6-18 mths)

£7 per class, paid termly. At Mini Monkey Gym we have unique soft obstacle courses to explore which support a weekly movement theme and physical skill.

Contact Kerry for more information.

T- 07749 040 812

E- norwich@minimonkeygym.co.uk

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Featured Listing

YogaBubs and YogaBumps

YogaBubs Baby Yoga Classes Norwich, is a warm, friendly and fun baby group which involves post-natal yoga for mum and lots of fun for baby too. Suitable from around six weeks (or earlier if mum feels ready) to 10 months.

Mondays at The Garage, 14 Chapelfield North, Norwich, NR2 1NY
(12.30-1.30pm)

Wednesdays at Riverside Leisure Centre
(12.50-1.50pm)

Thursdays at Wymondham Leisure Centre
(1-2pm)

YogaBumps
Mondays at Norwich School for Girls
6.30-7.45pm

Head to the website for course start dates.

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Or contact 07813 069 529 for more information


Acle Marshes Sure Start Centre


Baby Sensory

St Peter’s Church Hall, Newmarket Road, Cringleford, Norwich, NR4 6UE

Baby Sensory- Monday

10.00am – 11.00am  7 to 13 months
11.30am – 12.30pm  Birth to 8 months
1.00pm – 2.00pm  Birth to 13 months
2.30pm – 3.30  Birth to 13 months

Contact Suzy on 07813978370 for more information.


Bop Tots

Music & movement classes for children aged 0-4 years in South Norfolk.


A fun & energetic 1 hour class consisting of 30 minutes music & movement with instruments & props followed by 30 minutes social time with refreshments.

Monday – Lincoln Hall, Hingham, NR9 4HW
Tiny Boppers (approx. 1-2 years)
9.30am-10.30am
Mini Boppers (approx.2-4 years)
10.45am-11.45am

Tuesday – Kett’s Park Community Centre, Wymondham, NR18 0UR
Tiny Boppers (approx. 1-2 years)
10.00am-11.000am
Mini Boppers (approx.2-4 years)
11.00am-12.00am

£4.50 per class pay as you go (£4 per class for half term course)
Siblings – £2 (Non-Movers – Free)

Classes run term-times only and spaces are limited so please book online via www.boptots.co.uk


Bowthorpe, West Earlham & Costessey Children’s Centre


Catton Grove, Fiddlewood & Mile Cross


City & Eaton Children’s Centre


Direct Dance

The Willow Centre, Roundhouse Park, Cringleford, NR4 7JJ

Monday

HALL ONE
4pm – 4.45pm Beginners: 3 – 5 years
4.45pm – 6pm Juvenile A: 9 – 11 years
6pm – 7pm Junior Disco/Jazz: 5 – 11 years

HALL TWO
4pm – 5pm Improvers: age 5 – 7 years
5pm – 6pm Juvenile B: age 7 – 9 years
6pm – 7pm Senior Disco/Jazz: age 12+ years

Contact Julie Gibbon 01603 261769 or Debbie Hawkins 01603 819036


Drayton, Taverham & Hellesdon Children’s Centre

 


East City & Framingham Earl Children’s Centre

Starts 16th April


Family Spanish – The Spanish Classroom

Wensum Sports Centre, 169 King Street, Norwich, NR1 1QW

Monday, 1-1.3opm

Family Spanish for ages 3-5 years
Fun Spanish sessions to introduce this lovely language to little ears.

Contact The Spanish Classroom on 07950368136 for more information.

 


First Steps Baby and Toddler Group

Magdalen Gates Primary School, Bull Close Road
, Norwich, NR3 1NG

Monday and Wednesday- 9am-11am (term time)

Drop in baby and toddler group for 0-4’s- all welcome. Art activities, music and singing session, age appropriate toys, books, puzzles etc.

There is a charge per adult and up to 3 children.

Contact Nicky Hudson / Vicki Chenery on 01603 465513 for more information.

 


Golden Triangle Noah’s Boat Baby & Toddler Group

Golden Triangle Noah’s Boat Mondays Baby & Toddler Group

Mondays 1.30pm-3.30pm (term time).

Holy Trinity Church Hall , 54 Cambridge Street, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 2BB

Noah’s Boat is a friendly baby and toddler group.  There is an interesting range of toys for babies and toddlers, plus singing, story, healthy snack, tea and coffee.

Call the Holy Trinity Church Office on 01603 622225 for more information.


Gravity trampoline park

Parent Toddler Sessions

Gravity Trampoline Park
Riverside Entertainment Centre, Wherry Road, Norwich, NR1 1WX

The parent and toddler sessions are for ages 18months- 5years. And the sessions are:-
Monday 10-11
Tuesday 1-2
Wednesday 10-11
Thursday 11-12
Friday 11-12
Sat& Sun- 9-10

£5 per person, £1 per pair of socks.

Contact 01603 964949


Gymboree 0-6 months

Notcutts Garden Centre, Daniels Road, Norwich , NR4 6QP

Gymboree. 0-6months (pre-mobile babies)

Monday, 2pm-2.45pm

Tuesday, 12.30pm-1.15pm

Wednesday, 11.30pm-12.15pm

Thursday, 1pm-1.45pm

Friday, 10.30am-11.15am

At Gymboree Norwich we have fantastic play & learn, sensory baby play, art and music classes for under 5s and we are open every day at our brilliant location at Notcutts garden centre.

Contact 01603 250585 for more information.


Gymboree 10-16 months

Notcutts Garden Centre, Daniels Road, Norwich , NR4 6QP

Gymboree. 10-16 months (finger walkers & walkers)

Monday, 10.30am-11.15am

Monday. 1.30pm-2.15pm

Tuesday, 9.30am-10.15am

Tuesday, 2pm-2.45pm

Wednesday, 11.30am-12.15pm

Thursday, 9.30am-10.15am

Friday, 11.30am-12.15pm

At Gymboree Norwich we have fantastic play & learn, sensory baby play, art and music classes for under 5s and we are open every day at our brilliant location at Notcutts garden centre.

Contact 01603 250585 for more information.


Gymboree 16-22 months

Notcutts Garden Centre, Daniels Road, Norwich , NR4 6QP

Gymboree. 16-22 months (climbers and runners)

Monday, 9.30am-10.15am

Tuesday, 10.30am-11.15am

Wednesday, 10.30am-11.15am

Thursday, 2pm-2.45pm

Friday, 1pm-1.45pm

At Gymboree Norwich we have fantastic play & learn, sensory baby play, art and music classes for under 5s and we are open every day at our brilliant location at Notcutts garden centre.

Contact 01603 250585 for more information.


Gymboree 22-36 months

Notcutts Garden Centre, Daniels Road, Norwich , NR4 6QP

Gymboree. 22-36 months (early imaginary play)

Monday, 11.30am-12.15pm

Tuesday, 1pm-1.45pm

Wednesday, 9.30am-10.15am

Thursday, 1pm-1.45pm

Friday, 9.30am-10.15am

At Gymboree Norwich we have fantastic play & learn, sensory baby play, art and music classes for under 5s and we are open every day at our brilliant location at Notcutts garden centre.

Contact 01603 250585 for more information.


Gymboree 6-10 months

Notcutts Garden Centre, Daniels Road, Norwich , NR4 6QP

Gymboree. 6-10 months (mobile babies)

Monday, 2.30pm-3.15pm

Tuesday, 11.30am-12.15pm

Wednesday, 1pm-1.45pm

Thursday, 11.30am-12.15am

Friday, 10.30am-11.15am

At Gymboree Norwich we have fantastic play & learn, sensory baby play, art and music classes for under 5s and we are open every day at our brilliant location at Notcutts garden centre.

Contact 01603 250585 for more information.


Gymboree art

Notcutts Garden Centre, Daniels Road, Norwich , NR4 6QP

Gymboree. Mixed age art- Walking to 5 years.

Monday, 10am-10.45am

Thursday, 10am-10.45am

Saturday, 9.30am-10.15am

At Gymboree Norwich we have fantastic play & learn, sensory baby play, art and music classes for under 5s and we are open every day at our brilliant location at Notcutts garden centre.

Contact 01603 250585 for more information.


Jo Jingles

Jo Jingles offers fun, interactive music, singing and movement classes for preschool children. From £4.50 per session depending on the age-group of the class.

Monday
Norfolk Snow sports Centre, NR14 8TW
Mixed age- 10.30am

Tuesday
Dereham Leisure Centre, NR19 1DF
Mixed age- 10am
3 months to walking- 11am

Wednesday
The Pavillion, Aylsham, NR11 6AW
Mixed age- 10am

Contact Suzi Ashcroft on 07515357743 for more information or to book.

 


Little Feet

Dussindale Community Centre, Pound Lane, Norwich, NR7 0SR
Monday & Thursday, 10am-10.40am (term-time)

Lingwood Village Hall, Station Road, Norwich, NR13 4AZ
Wednesday, 10.30m-11.10am (term-time)

‘Little Feets’ 40min class in Norwich, will warm up your toddlers and get them moving to familiar nursery rhymes and fun action songs. Musical instruments will help with coordination and developing their motor skills. £5. First lesson free.

Contact Philippa on 07837 967908 for more information.


Little People’s Drama Company

The Garage, 14 Chapel Field North, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1NY.

Monday
9.30am – 10.00am
18m to 2 year olds (£6 a session)

10.15am – 11.00am
3 to 4 year olds

10.15am – 11.00am
2 to 3 year olds

11.15am – 12.00pm
3 to 4 year olds

11.15am – 12.00pm
2 to 3 year olds

Tuesday
11.00am – 11.45am
3 to 4 year olds

Wednesday
4.00pm – 4.45pm
4 to 6 year olds

Cost: £7 per session, unless otherwise stated
We keep class sizes small so places must be reserved in advance.

Contact 01603 283382 for more information.

Checked: September 2017


Meadow Way Chapel Toddlers

Back of the Chapel
, Chapel Court
, Norwich, NR6 5NU

Monday and Friday 10am-12pm.  £1.50 per family.

Enjoy a relaxing time with toys and activities for parents with pre-school children, with refreshments included.

Contact Ruth on 01603 484783 for more information.


Music with Mary – Preschool

Belvedere Centre, Belvoir St (off Dereham Rd ) NR2 3AZ

Over 1’s.

Monday 10.15am
Tuesday 9.30am and 10.15am
Wednesday 9.30am
Thursday 9.30am
Friday 9.30am and 10.15am

Must be prebooked.

Contact Mary on 07913 911310 for more information.


Music with Sophie

Norwich Puppet Theatre, St James, Whitefriars, Norwich, NR3 1TN

Little Tots Music Group with Sophie, 0-4yrs.

Mondays & Fridays, 10am-11am.
Limited spaces, advance booking essential.

Contact Sophie on 07875 739215 for more information.


North City Children’s Centre

Programme until 7th September 2018

 


Norwich Gymnastics Club

Norwich Gymnastics Club, Sale Road, Norwich, NR7 9TR

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

Pre-school with parent, 10.15am-11am

Pre-school without parent, 11am-11.45am

 

Telephone 01603 502976


Parent & Child Group at Cafe Zest

Cafe Zest, House of Fraser, Norwich.
First Monday of every month, 9.30am-11am

For parents and children of all ages, £3 per adult. First one is one Monday 2nd July 2018 and will happen on the first Monday morning of every month.

To reserve your slot please contact Cafe Zest to book.


Pete’s Music Baby & Toddler

St Thomas’s Church, Earlham Road, Norwich, NR2 3RG
Monday, Tuesday and Friday at 9.30am

Extra sessions Tuesdays at 10.35am

pete@sargassotrio.com


Postnatal Mum&Baby Yoga

Anne Morrish Yoga, The Yoga tree, 50 All Saints Green, Norwich NR1 3NB

Monday, 11am-12pm

Class is Mum focused, so long as Mum has had the all-clear for activity.  Babies welcome from 6 weeks up until babies are crawling.

Contact Anne on 07867476082 for more information.


Rugby Tots

Our motto is simple; “make it more fun”. We do this by delivering our specifically designed programme for each age group with energy, enthusiasm and excitement. This creates an atmosphere in the class that is totally unique and engaging for parents and children alike.

Swanton Morley (Friday)
2.20pm 2-3.5yrs
3.35pm 5-7yrs

Clover Hill Village Hall (Monday)
10am Age 2 – 3.5

Sprowston High School (Saturday)
8.45am 2-3.5yrs
9.15am 2-3.5yrs
9.45am 2-3.5yrs
10.30am 3.5-5yrs
11.15am 5-7yrs

Hellesdon (*Coming soon* – Saturday)
9am 2 – 3.5yrs
9.30am 3.5 – 5yrs
10.20am 5 – 7yrs

Mulberry Bush Nursery (children at the nursery only – Monday)
2.15pm 3.5-5yrs
3pm 2-3.5yrs

Ketts Park Wymondham (Saturday)
9am 2-3.5yrs
9.40am 2-3.5yrs
10.20am 3.5-5yrs
11.15am 5-7yrs

Framingham Earl High School (Sunday)
9.40am 2-3.5yrs
10.20am 3.5-5yrs
11.15am 5-7yrs

Diss
8.50am 2-3.5yrs
9.30am 3.5-5yrs
10.20am 3.5-5yrs
11.15am 5-7yrs

Contact 0345 313 3928 for more information.

 


Spixworth & Sprowston Children’s Centre


StART Studio Art Class

Release your mini artist with a stART studio art class!

Wicklewood Village Hall, Every Monday

10am – 8 months to 4 years

1 hour £4 per class

To book either visit our Facebook page or call 07985405703


Tap & Modern

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

Contact 01603 283382 for more information.

Thorpe Hamlet, Heartsease & Dussindale Children’s Centre


Tiny Soccerstars

Abbey Hall, Church Street. Wymondham. NR18 0PH

Monday 1-3 years: 9.30am – 10.15am

2-3 years: 10.30am – 11.15am
11.30am – 12.15pm

3-5 years: 10.30am – 11.15am
11.30am – 12.15pm

1 free taster session. Sessions are £6 each, payable half-termly in advance. Siblings attending in same session will receive a 50% session fee discount.

Contact Jo Marchant on 07821 030106 for more information.


Tiny talk baby signing

Drayton Children’s Centre, Drayton Infant School, School Road, Drayton, NR8 6EP

Monday – Birth to 18 months.
12.45pm-1.45pm. Term-time only. Fees apply.

Contact Emma on 07828056972 for more information.


Tiny Talk Baby Signing & Toddler Class

Monday

Eaton Park community centre, South Park avenue, Norwich, NR4 7AZ
Toddler class: 9.45-10.45am
Baby Signing: 11am-12pm

Belvedere Community centre, Belvoir Street, Norwich, NR2 3AZ
Baby Signing: 1.30-2.30pm
Toddler Class: 2.45-3.45pm

Thursday

Dereham Children’s centre, London Road, Dereham, NR19 1AS
Baby Signing: 10.30-11.30am

Friday

Abbey Hall, Church Street, Wymondham, NR18 0PH
Toddler class: 9.45-10.45am
Baby Signing: 11am-12pm

Attleborough Methodist Church Hall, London Road, Attleborough, NR17 2BY
Baby Signing: 1.30-2.30pm
Toddler Class: 2.45-3.45pm

Contact Maria on 01953 851916 for more information.


Tiny Talk – Baby Signing & Toddler class

Monday
The St Andrews Centre, Thunder Lane, Thorpe, Norwich, NR7 0AB
Baby Signing – 11.45am-12.45pm

Tuesday
Broadland Community Centre, Stalham Road, Hoveton, NR12 8DJ
Baby Signing – 1-2pm

Wednesday
Hellesdon Library, Woodview Road, Hellesdon, Norwich, NR6 5SR
Baby Signing- 10.15- 11.15am
Toddler Class- 11.30am-12.30pm

Thursday
West Costessey Hall, Poethlyn Drive, Queens Hill, Norwich, NR8 5BP
Baby Signing- 10.45-11.45am
Toddler Class- 9.30-10.30am

Friday
Lodge Lane Infant School,Lodge Lane, Old Catton, Norwich, NR6 7HL
Baby Signing- 10.45-11.45am
Toddler Class- 9.30-10.30am

Aylsham Children’s Centre, The Pavillion, Sir William’s Lane, Aylsham, Norwich, NR11 6AW
Baby Signing- 12.45-1.45am
Toddler Class- 2-3pm

Contact Emma on 07772 608456 for more information.


Tiny talk toddler signing

Drayton Children’s Centre, Drayton Infant School, School Road, Drayton, NR8 6EP

Monday
2pm-3pm. Term-time only. Fees apply.
18 months +

Contact Emma on 07828056972 for more information.


Toddler sense

Sprowston Diamond Centre, The School Room, Sprowston Diamond Centre, Norwich, NR7 8TR

Monday, 11.15am – 12:15pm  18 months to 4 years

1-1.55pm 13 months to 2 years

Where structured play goes hand in hand with imagination, the freedom to explore and adventure! Each week has a unique theme, drawing you and your toddler into a whole new world of magical delights…imagine zooming through space, partying like pirates, scuba diving in a magical sea, hunting for dinosaurs or taming a fiery dragon?

Contact Becky on 07843209333 for more information.


Tot Spot

Gage Road Chapel, Gage Road, 
Norwich, NR7 8BN

Monday (term-time)
10am- Morning session
1pm- Afternoon session

Contact 01603 488481 for more information.


Tot Stop- St Catherine’s Baby and Toddler Group

St. Catherine’s Church Hall, Aylsham Road, Mile Cross, Norwich, NR3 2RJ

Monday, 10am-11.45am (term time)

We welcome parents, grandparents, childminders and all.  There is usually a craft activity going on every week as well as a soft “safe” play area for babies.
  We cater for children from birth to 5 years.
  Cost is £1.00 per adult, which includes refreshments.

Contact Mrs P.McDermott 01603 409293 for more information.


Tots Town

Station court, 4 Station Ln, Hethersett, Norwich, NR9 3AY.

Believable play for Under 7’s- open all week.

75 minute sessions.

9.15am-10.30am

11.15am-12.30pm

1.30pm-2.30pm

3.30pm-4.45pm

Child (walking, 1+yrs) £5.75.  1 free adult per paying child.

Additional adult: £2.50

Bring/wear socks or tights. Booking essential.

Contact: 01603 928080 for more information.

 


Trinity Toddlers

Trinity Church Centre, The Square, Thorpe Marriott, NR8 6XE

Monday, 9.45am-11.30am. (term-time)

Contact Christine on 01603 868234 for more information.


Wellfit Mumma

The Yoga Tree, 50 All Saints Green, Norwich NR1 3NB

Mondays

Pregnancy Yoga (Physio Led) 6-7.15pm
Mother and Baby Yoga –  11am-12pm

Contact info@wellfitmumma.co.uk for more information.