Babies & Kids

To attend a group, just turn up on the day or call us about availability.

Everyone is welcome and we recommend bringing a friend along!

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Groups & Events

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Little Castles

Stay and play sessions on Monday and Wednesday mornings for parents and carers of 0–5 year olds. Our large, sunny hall is full of toys, ride-ons, slides, trampolines, dressing up, colouring, books, art activities and our bouncy castle! We have a dedicated area with mats and toys suitable for babies and very young children.

It's a great way to relax with a drink and make friends whilst your child plays in a safe environment. We offer a discount for siblings or on a discretionary basis for families on income support.

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Community Kids Club

Children in Reception to Year 5 can get together to enjoy sports, art, cooking and games. Learn new skills, relax and make friends with other. Discounts available for siblings or families on income support. We can pick up from Lowther Primary. Term time only.

The Community Kids Club is supported by Children in Need funding.

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Ballet and tap dance classes on Tuesdays

Pre-Primary/Primary ballet and tap – A starter class for young children, approx 3-7 years old, with the emphasis on having fun with movement and imagination. 15:45-16.30

Grade 2 ballet and tap – A more structured ballet and tap class for children approx 8-12 years old. The aim is to work towards a basic knowledge of ballet and tap with the option to take and examination. 16:30-17:15

Grade 4 tap – A class for approx 8-15 years old, providing an opportunity to experience dance and learn tap technique, working towards an exam. 17:15-17:45 (£5.50)

Grade 4 ballet – This class is for those with a few years dance experience, approx 10-16 years old. Developing a fuller ballet technique and musicality with the option to take an exam. 17:45-18:30

To join a class contact Michelle for a free trial: michelletaylorsondance@yahoo.co.uk

 

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Ballet, Tap and Jazz dance classes on Saturdays

Pre-primary/primary ballet and tap – A starter class for young children, approx 3-7 years old. The emphasis in this class is to have fun with movement and imagination. 09:00-09:45

Grade 1 ballet and tap – A starter class for young children, approx 7-9 years old. The emphasis in this class is to have fun with movement and imagination. 09:45-10:30

Grade 2 ballet and tap – This class is for beginners, approx 8-12 years old. It is a more structured class with the aim to work towards a basic knowledge of ballet and tap witht the option to take an examination. 10:30-11:15

Junior jazz/musical theatre – A beginner's class for those with some dance experience. This class provides a basic jazz technique, learning routines and different dance styles. 11:15-11:45 (£5.50)

Grade 6 ballet – This class is for those with some dance experience. Developing ballet technique and musicality workign towards an exam. Approx 12-18 years old. 11:45-12:30

Jazz – A class for those with some dance experience. The class provides a basic jazz technique, learning routines and different dance styles. 12:30–13:15

For further information or to join a class contact Michelle for a free trial: michelletaylorsondance@yahoo.co.uk

Also In Your Community...

Sunshine Nursery is located behind the Centre and is well known for providing exciting and stimulating childcare. 
Open Monday–Friday, 9:00–13:00.
For children 2–5 years.
www.sunshinenurserybarnes.co.uk