Playgroups and Pre-School classes
Wharfedale and the surrounding areas are a fantastic place for bringing up children and there is plenty going on children.
Below is a list of all the local playgroups and drop in clinics throughout the week and also details of all the children’s activities classes available across our area. 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. ’Featured’ listings are £10 per month. For our full advertising rates then please click here.
Messy monkeys are happy to announce new sessions in Ben Rhydding.
Open to babies and children from 6 months – preschool. We offer fun and messy sessions AND we tidy up afterwards too!!!
Monday at Ben Rhydding Methodist Church 10am
All details can be found on our FB page
Or our website www.messy-monkeys.com/harrogate-craven
Messy Monkeys Harrogate and Craven
Burley babies runs on a Monday 1 pm til 2:30 pm.
£1 per family in burley and is a friendly stay and play for mums and children aged birth to preschool, its £1 and includes tea/coffee and there is some singing at the end.
St Mary’s Parish Centre, Station Road, Burley in Wharfedale.
Mini movers – come and join us 10.30-11.15 am! Term Time.
Queensway Primary school, Coppice Wood Avenue, Yeadon
Story time for the under 5s!
@ Otley Library
Sing and Sign Stage 1 is ideal for babies from 6 months old up to around 14/15 months old and their parent/carer. Themes include basic signs, nappies & bath time, emotions & bedtime. You’ll learn over 100 signs related to your routines and also the sort of things your baby may be interested in, such as animals and vehicles.
@ Tumble Town, Guiseley
Monday 10.00-10.45 Stage 1
Sing and Sign Stage 2 is great when your little one is 14/15+ months, moving about and probably starting to talk as it is more active and interactive. Themes include weather, opposites, colours and the phonetic alphabet, together with simple counting songs, turn taking, sharing and of course, lots of fun!
@ Tumble Town, Guiseley
Monday 9.30 – 11.00 am. Aimed at 2 to5-year-olds to support their development. This structured session will have free play of all areas for parents to follow their child’s lead, snack and a social time to sit together and finish with singing.
Otley Children’s Centre, Crossgreen, Otley
£2 per family.
Term Time only.
Mondays 10-11am, term-time only
Salem Church Hall, Burley-in-Wharfedale
Interactive story, singing and creative play sessions for 0-5 years olds. Imaginative art, sensory and messy activities bring stories to life at this group! More classes coming soon.
Call Maddie on 07920013954 to book.
Story time for the under 5’s!
Monday 2-2.30pm term time
9.30-11.00 Term time
75p per adult & child
Yeadon Methodist Church. Contact Jacqui Askham 07823490135
A friendly group based at Yeadon Methodist Church. Go along and enjoy a chat and a cuppa.
Toddle up and sign are interactive baby sign classes based around songs and stories. Suitable for 6months upwards.
Please contact Liz to book a place.
Call Liz on 07533887649.