Kids Classes & Groups South Leeds

Wednesday Age 4+

Classes and Playgroups

Leeds is a fantastic place to raise a family. We’ve listed loads of great local classes and activities that you can try. Please contact the organisers directly to find out further information or to confirm class times or costs.

If you know of other great classes or groups which are not already listed, then please contact us.

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Baby Swimmers

Why not bring your little one swimming! Baby Swimmers & Swimmers Academy runs classes from 6 weeks old up to 14 years old, with classes in Leeds every day. Through fun and games see your little one progress to a confident little swimmer! For older kids we develop stamina and technique. Local classes at Temple Moor High School & The Forum, Quarry Hill. Find us online or call 0333 8008 345 for details.


Ballroom Dancing at Activ Zone, Morley

We hope to bring fun Ballroom and Latin to Activ zone. Classes run on Wednesdays for 6-11yrs at 5pm-5:45pm and 8pm-9pm for Adults. We are specialists of the Ballroom and Latin dance world, and qualified teachers via the UK Alliance and the Imperial Society of Teachers of dance. We are also CRB checked. Lessons are £4 for children and £6 for adults. Contact Phillip & Estelle 07984 528119.

Activ Zone, Texas Street, Morley, LS27 0JF.


Chuldow Martial Arts

Karate and kickboxing for all ages and abilities. Karate lessons from age 4, kick boxing from age 8. We have a self contained, air conditioned training area, seated waiting area plus free wifi and hot drinks for our parents and carers. Classes available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Call 0113 282 4935 for more information.


City of Leeds Trampolining Club

We have trampoline lessons for all abilities! Participants are taught the basic shapes and somersaults, and recreational lessons follow the British Gymnastics reward scheme recording achievements with certificates, badges and medals. Recreational classes from age 3 years, available every day. Contact us to book a free taster session.

Leeds Rebound Gymnastics Centre, 6 Gelderd Trading Estate, LS12 6BD. 0113 243 3881


Deborah Coultish School of Dance

Fun and friendly classes in ballet, tap, modern, cheerleading, street and musical theatre. RAD and IDTA. Sibling discounts. Call 0780 3504207 for details.

Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday at East Ardsley Community Centre.


Garforth Junior Cricket

Training Wednesday nights 6:00pm-7-30pm with fully qualified ECB coaches. Assistance with travel for away matches is always available.

U15 matches Monday 6:00pm

U13 matches Thursday 6:00pm

U11 matches Friday 6:00pm

Contact Peter Dawson for more information on 07580 789162.

Garforth Cricket Club, Church Lane, Garforth. LS25 1PE.


Hunslet Club

The Hunslet Club provides a wide ranging evening and weekend programme of youth based activities including football, drama, boxing, Irish dance, cheerleading, gymnastics, street dance and other leisure activities for hundreds of young people every week to help them reach their full potential and enjoy themselves. New members are always welcome. Check the online timetable for details. 

Hillidge Road, Hunslet, LS10 1BP. 0113 271 6489.

Leeds Children’s Circus LS8

Leeds Children’s Circus is a charity based organisation that aim to teach circus skills to people of all ages, sizes and backgrounds (everybody is welcome). Join in with classes for kids, families or adults learning balance, co-ordination, unicycle, trapeze and more. Visit us online to find out more or call 0754 504 4480

Harehills Lane Baptist Church, 13 Hilton Place, Leeds, LS8 4HE.


Leeds Gymnastics Club

Gymnastics club in Seacroft. Offering baby & toddler classes, recreational kids classes, men’s & women’s artistic classes, school holiday camps and more. Classes Monday-Saturday.

Limewood Road Seacroft Leeds LS14 1AB. 0113 265 66 62


Leeds Martial Arts Centre

Leeds Martial Arts Centre brings you a wealth of experience in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. With classes for children to adults, beginner to advanced. Suitable from age 4.

Swillington Village Hall, Church Lane, Leeds LS26 8DX. 07891 016055

Leeds Rebound Gymnastics Club

Gymnastics promotes co-ordination, balance, flexibility and strength, as well as offering children the opportunity to make friends & have fun whilst working their way through British Gymnastics awards in order to gain badges, medals and certificates! Classes run daily, suitable from age 3. Contact us for more information.

Leeds Rebound Gymnastics Centre, 6 Gelderd Trading Estate, LS12 6BD. 0113 243 3881


Morley Community Orchestra

A fun, relaxed ensemble aimed at children and young people but open to all. We play a wide range of pop and concert band music, arranging parts to your ability and style. A great opportunity to try something new, learn with like minded people & perform at local events.

Wednesday evening rehearsals. Contact Sophie on 07545603954.


Northern Ballet Age 3 to 7 years

These fun-filled classes accompanied by live music are the perfect introduction to the basics of dance. Children are encouraged to express themselves through dance and music and build on their natural ability. Pre-school classes Thursdays. Older classes Mondays to Thursdays, plus Saturdays. Registration will open in June 2017 for September start. Contact 0113 220 8000 for details.

Northern Ballet, Quarry Hill, LS2 7PA


Northern Ballet Age 8 to 16 years

Our classes for young people are accompanied by live music and develop each dancer’s technical ability whilst enhancing their presentation skills and musicality. Classes run Mondays to Thursdays, plus Saturdays. Registration will open in June 2017 for September start. Contact 0113 220 8000 for details.

Northern Ballet, Quarry Hill, LS2 7PA


Paula Clark School of Dance

Classes are available in Ballroom, Latin American, Freestyle and Sequence from beginners to advanced. Classes on most days of the week in Rothwell & Outwood. Private lessons are available if required for special occasions such as wedding dances. Kids lessons Wednesdays from 3.45pm at Outwood Insitute. Call 07780 688 623 for details.


Roche Blackbelt Academy

Here at our family run club the teaching of karate & kick boxing is a full time passion for us, our instructors are martial arts qualified and have been teaching for many years. Check out our fully fitted centre. Classes run Monday to Saturday – call us today to book your free trial lesson 07557733918


Shona Boocock Academy of Dance

We offer classes in ballet, tap, modern jazz, theatre craft, musical theatre, freestyle and cheerleading. School holiday workshops, competitions and shows. Classes run Monday to Saturday, from age 3 years. Find us online or call for information. 

Zest Dance Studios, Woodkirk Valley Country Club, WF12 7JL. 07949 148328


SLP Junior Academy

SLP Junior Academy offers complete training for children from 2 1/2 years upwards in all aspects of The Performing Arts, to the highest standard. Singing, acting, ballet, tap, modern, jazz, musical theatre and tiny tots classes.

5 Chapel Lane, Garforth, LS25 1AG. 0113 286 8136

Striker 9

The Striker 9 football skills awards scheme is the largest football training programme for young people age 5-14 in Leeds. Learn how to play as an individual and as part of a team, learn about rules, fitness, conduct and nutrition and become healthier and more active.

Wednesdays 5pm: Morley leisure centre, LS27 9JP. 0113 336 7890

Thursdays 4pm: Middleton leisure centre, LS10 4AX. 0113 378 2455


The Works Strider Club

Join us for Strider Club on Wednesdays 4-5pm. Under 8s. All equipment provided. £6.

The Works Skatepark, Kitson Road, Leeds LS10 1NT. 0113 244 6015


Tom Ball Live

Tom Ball Live encompasses an Academy in Musical Theatre, Agency and Production Company. Our Academy specialises in dance, singing and drama. Private or group lessons. Combined or individual disciplines. Exams & productions. Find us online or call for info 07760 163602.

Temple Moor High School, Leeds, LS15 0PT

Walton School of Theatre Dance

Dance school in Garforth offering ballet, tap, modern, singing, gymnastics, national, jazz & hip-hop. With the opportunity to be involed in competitions, shows, galas and events. From age 2. Find our class timetable online or call for details.

Barleyhill road, Garforth, LS25. 07426 012288.