If you know of other great classes or groups which are not already listed, then please contact us.
Bloom Wakefield provides multi-sensory baby development classes for babies from 6 weeks to 15 months old.
We are passionate about Babies and Mothers well-being; we aim to provide friendly, fun classes to promote both bonding and babies development.
Caterpillar Club 0-6 months
A musical sensory baby development class for younger babies featuring a calming baby massage at the end of class to ensure a long nap for your baby.
Busy Bees 6 months-15 months
A fun musical baby development class focusing on both gross and fine motor skills, language and communication and body awareness. A fun bright class aimed at strengthening the bond and making both mum and baby smile.
We have small, welcoming classes and a new theme every week.
Mondays Busy Bees 10:00am
Mondays Caterpillar Club 11:15am
Bell Lane Community Centre, Ackworth, WF7 7JH
Tuesdays Busy Bees 10:30am
Tuesdays Caterpillar Club 11:45am
Sandal Methodist Church, Sandal, WF1 5NU
Wednesdays Busy Bees 10:00am
Wednesdays Caterpillar Club 11:15am
The Brig, 1 Saint Mary’s Road, Normanton, WF6 2JH
WednesdaysBusy Bees 10:30am
WednesdaysCaterpillar Club 11:45am
Xplore Soft Play, Xscape, Castleford, WF10 4TA
Thursdays Busy Bees 10:00am
Thursdays Caterpillar Club 11:15am
Xplore Soft Play, Xscape, Castleford, WF10 4TA
Thursdays Busy Bees 10.15am
Thursdays Caterpillar Club 11.30am
Hemsworth Community Centre, Hemsworth, Pontefract, WF9 4LN
Thursdays Busy Bees 10:00am
Thursdays Caterpillar Club 11.15am
Rothwell Methodist Church, Butcher Lane, Rothwell, Leeds, LS26 0DB
Fridays Busy Bees 10:00am
Fridays Caterpillar Club 11:15am
Ferrybridge Progressive Club, Knottingley, WF11 8JX
Fridays Busy Bees 10:00am
Fridays Caterpillar Club 11:15am
St Mary’s Church, Church Lane, Garforth, LS25 1NR
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
Moo Music Leeds run interactive, multisensory, music sessions for babies and children under 5 with their parents, grandparents or carers too. The children sing, dance, play, learn and have fun. Music is an essential part of every child’s development and each week we explore the music with sensory activities, signing, props and instruments to a new and exciting theme.
With 125+ original, upbeat, fun and educational Moo Music songs, written by a professional songwriter, we guarantee you’ll be singing along all week! The interactive sessions will help your child gain confidence and develop memory, language and coordination skills in an exciting, enjoyable and multi-sensory way. It’s a great way to make new friends – both for the children and the adults too!
The newest addition to our line-up, Baby Massage is all about nurturing a wonderful bond with your newborn. Designed for babies not yet crawling, our qualified Farmers will show you how to massage your baby confidently so that you can continue with it at home.
For more information, please get in touch with ‘Farmer Caroline’ email@example.com or 07932501904
Enrol your child in a Pyjama Drama class today and watch their communication skills and confidence soar!
Not a stage school or an ‘acting’ class, Pyjama Drama develops key skills by creating imaginary worlds for children to explore through play. From blasting into space, swimming with mermaids, taking baby to the doctor or dancing with the dragons, each weekly adventure supports language and communication, develops physical skills, and targets social skills like confidence and co-operation.
Classes for babies and children up to 7 years. Sing, dance, pretend and play, make friends along the way and develop skills for life!
No obligation three-week trial available. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
We are passionate about music and the amazing developmental benefits it has on young children!!
Rhythm Time is an award-winning provider of multi-sensory, fun and educational music classes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.
Our classes include a variety of multi-sensory musical activities designed to enhance the development of your little one delivered in a friendly and relaxed setting. Lots of fun for everyone!!
“Rhythm Time has been absolutely amazing for me and my daughter. We have been going to class since she was 12 weeks old and is now 17 months! I have met wonderful friends and it allow my daughter to come out of her shell (she is a little shy!!) in a kind and nurturing environment. I cannot recommend it enough and hope to be coming to class for months to come yet!!!”
AVT Youth Academy primarily focuses on offering Muay Thai kickboxing and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for kids, both of which are incredibly technical sports that require a huge amount of application and discipline. Suitable for ages 4+. Call 07453 311972 for more info.
Based at Trident Fitness Gym, Howley Park Rd, Morley LS27 0QT.
**Register your interest for Great Preston Village Hall classes returning September 2021**
Multi-award winning baby sensory classes that introduce your baby to a world of sensory exploration. With glowing balls, light shows, puppets, bubbles, rainbows, petals, massage, signing and songs. Suitable from birth upwards.
Colton Methodist Church (Tuesdays)
**Great Preston Village Hall (Wednesdays – returning September 2021)**
Monk Fryston Community Centre (Fridays)
Contact Jayne on 07725 178559.
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. Call 0333 8008 345 for details.
Local classes at:
Preschool dance classes for children aged 18 months to 6 years – fun and informal dance classes, teaching the basics of ballet. Including ballet and tap for boys and girls; babies, tots, toddlers, pre-schoolers and school starters.
Classes are Monday-Saturday in Morley, Middleton, Pudsey, Kirkstall, Yeadon, Alwoodley, Boston Spa, Horsforth, Moortown, Bramhope, Guiseley
Contact Jane or Louise on 07702 965932.
Babies and children who love books and have the pleasure of hearing stories and rhymes have a flying start when it comes to learning to read by themselves.
Sessions are organised locally and incorporate a mix of songs, rhymes and stories.
Morley Library Tuesday 2.15pm
Street dance classes
Age 3-6 years Mondays 4.15-5pm
Age 6-12 years Mondays & Tuesdays 5-6pm
Tuesdays 6-7pm suitable for age 5-16 years.
Kippax ex-service and social club, Church Lane, Kippax. Contact Caroline Dixon via Facebook for more information.
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
Come along to Middleton Library every other Tuesday 3.30-4.30pm, for fun activities for young people and families. You can have a go at Coding, or Connect and Create using our Duplo and your imagination. Everyone is welcome.
Middleton library, St George’s Centre, St George’s Road, LS10 4UZ. 0113 224 3119
Mums and Tots group: Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 9.30am
Cranmore & Raylands Community Centre, Middleton
If you would like further information or would like to secure your place please call 07305167629 or 07432702911 or email email@example.com
Pre-school Messy Play, Story, Songs
Sessions must be pre-booked. Call 0113 2643455 to book or join waiting list.
DAZL – Dance Action Zone Leeds offer safe, fun, energetic and affordable dance classes daily Mon-Sat at venues across South Leeds. DAZL has a focus on participation and reducing inequalities for children and young people across the city of Leeds. Activity is based in venues at the heart of the communities.
Contact 0113 270 6903 (ext 182) or 07519 018675.
Musical Theatre Juniors (6-12 years) classes are coming to Leeds from November 7th!
6-7:30pm, every Tuesday at Iveridge Hall, Oulton.
Get involved in classes, performances, LAMDA examinations, ticket deals, socials, high profile projects, workshops, professional castings and Spotlight membership! Take part in our school-wide Musical Theatre showcase!
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for an information pack and to book your first free week.
An award-winning pre-school program enjoyed by children of all pre-school ages. Every week we enjoy, Rhythm, Rhyme, Movement and introduce a new letter and sound through play; FUN games, crafts and Multi-Sensory activities.
Classes run on Mondays in Garforth; Monday and Wednesdays in Pudsey; Tuesdays in Tinshill, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays in Crossgates.
Find online or call Claire for info 07845 454585.
Does your child enjoy music? Would they like to join a Fun Music Class? Music and Movement, Singing and learning about Musical Instruments and lots more!
There are classes available for 1 -3 year olds on Tuesdays at 9:15 and 10:30 am. For 3 – 5 year olds I hold classes on Tuesday at 2pm and a Thursday at 9:15am. £3 per week, taken in advance for a half term. Free trails available. There are also classes available at Rothwell Music Centre on a Saturday morning.
Contact Kathy Kearsley for more information on 0113 282 0419
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.
COVID Update: numbers are restricted, and chairs and tables have been incorporated to enable parents to watch from a seated area.
Junior Kitchen teach, make, bake and decorate with children to create fun but educational cooking workshops.
Junior Kitchen is Open for Bookings: Parties, Tots, One on One, Weekend Baking, Schools, Clubs, Team Building, Cooking Lessons, Baking Lessons. Or Pop in midweek for a Coffee & Cake at the new Bakery and cake stand.
Leeds Baton Rouge Majorettes covers majorettes and pom for young people aged 3 years and upwards. New members welcome at any time, contact Lauren if you have any questions!
We train on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at The Falconers Rest Pub on Thorpe Lane, Middleton, Leeds LS10 4EP.
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.
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
Daily gymnastics, tumbling and trampolining classes in South Leeds, suitable for age 3+.
Gymnastics promotes co-ordination, balance, flexibility and strength, as well as offering children the opportunity to make friends and have fun whilst working their way through British Gymnastics awards in order to gain badges, medals and certificates! Contact 0113 243 3881 for more info.
Leeds Rebound Gymnastics Centre, 6 Gelderd Trading Estate, LS12 6BD.
FUN filled, non-contact rugby classes for 2-6 year old boys & girls at various venues across South Leeds. Run by an ex semi professional rugby player at Featherstone Rovers and Hunslet Hawks, who is extremely passionate about getting kids active and welcoming new families into the rugby world. Free first session.
Find on Facebook or contact: 07572 420 407
We are an established local school covering a range of classes including: Ballet, Tap, Freestyle/Street dance, Musical Theatre, Modern Jazz, Theatrcraft, and Acro. Age range 3yrs upwards. Teachers CRB/DBS licensed. Give us a call or bob in for a chat.
Weekly classes held at Kippax Community Centre, Gibson Lane, Kippax, Leeds LS25 7BA
Enquiries to Lorraine 07904643502.
Mini Maestros offers creative music classes for babies as young as 3 months, toddlers and pre school children. Each session creates a relaxed environment for building confidence, social and basic music skills. We use a variety of simple percussion instruments, visual aids, action songs, nursery rhymes, games and more.
Classes run in;
Mini Me provides child-centred activities specifically for 0-5s. Classes for singing, dancing, signing, mini sensory, yoga, massage and more. Some classes pre-bookable, some drop in.
Classes run on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays in Morley.
Find us online, call 07779 252875 or email email@example.com for details.
Learn to play tennis in friendly and enjoyable environment with Leeds City Council and the Lawn Tennis Association. Coaches are fully trained and qualified to LTA standards. Sessions run on a pay and play basis on Sunday mornings and Tuesday evenings. Suitable from age 5. See website for information or call Robert Ratcliffe on 07950758382.
Springhead Park tennis courts, LS26 0ET
We sing, dance, play, learn, explore and have lots of MOOsical fun! Moo Music is great fun for babies, toddlers and parents/carers too.
Our interactive, multi-sensory, music and movement sessions will help your child gain confidence, develop memory and language and coordination skills.
Classes in: Selby on Tuesdays and Wednesdays; Tadcaster on Thursdays; Sherburn In Elmet on Fridays.
Tel: 07415 383843
Your child + number train = confidence in Maths! Climb aboard the Number Train as it takes your preschool child on a different journey of discovery each week – space travel, silly supermarket shopping, pirates, dinosaurs, zoo and more – all with an underlying focus on maths!
Classes run on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday in Horsforth; Thursday and Friday in Oakwood. Contact Annette 07852 989523.
Puddle Ducks runs baby and toddler swimming classes in Wakefield, Barnsley and South Leeds. Our Baby & Pre-School programme (0-4 years) provides a wonderful bonding experience; progressive lesson plans instil water confidence and love of swimming. Classes taught by highly trained and qualified teachers.
Contact Faye and her team on on 07498 051476.
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
Open to all ages. A creative play group for siblings of children with SEND, mental health needs or long term health conditions.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Call: 07542 337839 for more information.
Kentmere Community Centre
Skellibabies is a new parent and child nature play session starting on September 11th 2018, 10.00-12.00am every Tuesday in term time at Skelton Grange Environment Centre, Stourton. Sessions will be seasonal and run outside from our snug wooden cabin. For children from 1-5 years old.
Please call 0113 243 0815 for more information.
SLP Junior Academy offers complete training for children from 2.5 years upwards in all aspects of The Performing Arts, to the highest standard. Acting, Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Musical Theatre, Arco, Tap, Tiny Tots classes. Classes run Monday-Saturday.
STGS Tots is a mid-week group for babies, pre-schoolers and their carers. There is free play, crafts, toast, singing and a Bible Story time, as well as quality coffee and time and space for parents to chat and connect with others. For more information visit this page or see them on Facebook here.
Every Tuesday from 9:00am-12:00pm (lunch 11.30-12pm)
Lots of fun activities for your little one including soft play, messy play and lots of sensory and creative based activities. Come along and meet new people and make new friends. Lunch and a drink is provided for your little one(s). Along with refreshments for yourself. £2:50. For children 0-3 accompanied by an adult.
New Wortley Community Centre Tong Road Leeds LS12 1LZ. For more information email Laura.Coyle@newwortleycc.org or call 07979722462.
Stay & Play sessions for 0-5 year olds
Just turn up or contact email@example.com for more information.
Kentmere Community Centre, Seacroft
The Hunslet Club delivers a range of activities to children and young people aged from 18 months to 25 years. Regular weekly classes include gymnastics, boxing, football, rugby, dance, hip hop, cheer dance, majorettes, drama, ballet and tap.
Open 7 days a week with activities running 4pm–9pm weekdays and 9am-2pm weekends. Call 0113 271 6489 for details.
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 0113 273 4843.
Tumble Bees classes are based around the early years FUNdamentals of gymnastics. Action packed fun with songs and skills matching the themes. Learn to roll, balance, count, co-ordinate and socialise.
Monday – Friday at The Hive, Tingley.
Walk-In Wednesdays @ 12:30pm – Play Only sessions where no booking is required. Just turn up with your child up to 5years, pay £5 and supervise them. (siblings under 1 free). A qualified gymnastics coach will be overlooking the session offering assistance/advice as needed.
Tel: 07866 618455 (Jayne Bellwood) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tumble Tots combines fun, excitement and challenge in a safe, caring environment. Designed to develop a child’s agility, balance, co-ordination and strength, as well as fostering positive personality traits such as confidence and self-esteem.
Classes run in Pontefract on Mondays; Oulton on Tuesdays & Fridays; Denhale on Wednesdays; Crofton on Thursdays.
Contact Angela Kuszyk on 07968 041911.
Monday & Tuesday 9am-11.30am £2 per child
Unit 10/10A The Sugar Mill Business Park , Leeds
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.
Water Babies runs fun, innovative baby swimming classes teaching vital water confidence and safety skills from birth. Our overall aim is to teach you to teach your baby to swim. Find us online or call for info 01943 862 802.
Leeds City Hilton, Neville Road, Leeds, LS1 4BX – Monday & Tuesday
Temple Moor School, Field End Grove, Selby Road, Leeds, LS15 0PT – Wednesday
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 2 years. Find us online or call for information.
Zest Dance Studios, Woodkirk Valley Country Club, WF12 7JL. 07949 148328