Playgroups & Pre-School Classes Wharfedale

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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.

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Rhythm Time, Skipton

Childminders Stay & Play, Silsden

Thursdays TERM TIME 9.30 am – 11 am.

Elliott Street
BD20 0DE

Telephone: 01535 618 005

Cook Stars Family, Skipton

Cook Stars! Fun cooking class for children age 2-12. The children make a variety of different dishes weekly, everything is provided.
Thursdays 4-5.15pm at Grassington Devonshire Institute, Main Street, Grassington
Saturdays 10.30-12 noon Skipton Baptist Church Hall, Otley Street, Skipton
Tel Jane 07484 789712

Little Monkeys (NCT), Skipton

St. Andrews Church Newmarket Street Skipton. 9:30-11:15am. £1.50 per family, 20p for refreshments. Free juice for children. Contact Jo at

Mini Music Makers, Silsden

Thursday 2.15 – 3 pm.

Elliott Street
BD20 0DE

Telephone: 01535 618 005

Rhyme Time – (Under 5’s) Skipton

Rhyme Time – (Under 5’s)
Nursery Rhymes, actions, musical instruments.

Thursday 2 – 2.30 pm

Relaxed session, Autism friendly. For more details please contact Skipton Library on 01609 534548.

Thornton Hall Mini Farmers, Skipton

Join in special Toddler Sessions at Thornton Hall Country Park (Monday – Friday term time only, 10am – 3pm).
Only £6 per toddler, 1 adult goes free (refer to admissions Ts&Cs).

Additional daily activities included. Visit the Farm Park website for the current schedule.


Woodland Explorers, Skipton

Natural stay and play sessions for under 6s.
Outside for the full session whatever the weather!

Thursdays 12.45-14.45 (Term time only)

£3.50 per family, campfire snack and drink provided!

Wharfedale Montessori School, BoltonAbbey, BD23 6AN

For more information: 01756 710452