Local playgroups in Rothwell and Woodlesford, including stay and plays and drop in playgroups in LS26. We aim to list all the Rothwell and Woodlesford playgroups for under 5s (preschoolers) so if there are any missing from this list, please let us know.

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Free events for under 5s and their grown ups, just turn up. Singing and rhymes, stories and music!

Monday, 10:30-11:30 – Dewsbury Road, Headingley, Pudsey

Monday, 13:30-14:30 – Oakwood

Tuesday, 10:30-11:30 – Beeston, Halton, Hunslet, Moor Allerton, Morley, Otley

Tuesday, 13:30-14:30 – Bramley

Wednesday,10:30-11:30 – Ardsley and Tingley, Calverley,  Chapeltown, Garforth, Guiseley, Rothwell

Wednesday, 13:30-14:30 – Horsforth, Kippax, Wetherby

Thursday, 10:30-11:30 – Armley, Central, Chapel Allerton, Middleton, Seacroft, Yeadon

Thursday, 13:30-14:30 – Holt Park

Friday, 10:30-11:30 – Compton Road, Crossgates

Friday, 13:30-14:30 – Farsley

Amanda’s Baby Classes

Amanda’s Baby Classes teach Baby Massage and Baby Yoga. There is also a Stay & Play and Messy Play session!

Baby massage is a wonderful opportunity to communicate with your baby through nurturing touch in a relaxed environment. Baby yoga provides physical and mental stimulation for your baby through gentle exercise and movement.

Baby Message and Baby Yoga: Wednesdays – Oulton Institute, Leeds

Stay & Play and Messy Play: Thursdays – Outlon Institute, Leeds

Contact us on Facebook, via the website or 07709 007048

Lilybuds Baby & Toddler Group Rothwell

Fun, friendly groups with a baby play area, physical activities, craft, construction play, books, small people area, storytime and songs.

We are now taking names for Babybuds for 0 – 12 months, or babies not moving much on Tuesdays at 9.30am until 10.45 and 1.15 until 2.30. or Lilybuds for 0 – 36 months 9.15 – 10.30 am on Thursday (can we respectfully ask that if your child is attending nursery you do not ask for a place to this group, we are trying to ensure that toddlers who have been having not much peer group social contact get a chance to meet others). or Twinklebuds for 0 – 24 months 11am – 12.15am on Thursday.
If you want to book a place can you e mail me at Janyay@hotmail.co.uk put message title Lilybuds application , i will need the name and age of your baby, contact tel number and session you are hoping to attend, and I will give out the places on a first come first served basis

Find us on Facebook or contact Jan on 07593871317 for information.

Rothwell Parish Church hall, Rothwell, LS26 0QL

Owls & Pussycats Playgroup

The Owls & Pussycats playgroup runs term time in the Methodist church next door to Woodlesford school. Offering a daily playgroup for 18-months+ 9 am-12 noon. Wrap around care available for Woodlesford School Nursery as well as funded places for 2 & 3 year olds.

Woodlesford Methodist Church Hall, Woodlesford, LS26 8RD. Contact Karen on 07505 321959

Sunbeams Playgroup Rothwell Methodist Church

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 9.20-11.15am. 

Storytime, arts and crafts, playtime and snack time. A chance to play and learn in a fun environment, suitable from age 2. For more information or to book a place please call 0113 2880164.

Rothwell Methodist Church, Butcher Lane, LS26 0DB