After dancing online throughout lockdown, we are so excited to be back in our physical classes and dancing with our little stars again in person.  Our preschool dance and ballet syllabus offers four stages of ballet dance classes, for young children aged 6 months to 6 years, plus a tap dancing class for children over 3 years.

 

Tots (6-18mth), Tinies (18mth-3yr), Movers (3-4yr), Groovers (4-6yr)

Mondays – Killinghall

9.45am Tinies

10.30am Movers

11.15am Tots

 

Tuesdays – Knaresborough

11.00am Movers

11.45am Tinies

12.30pm Tots

 

Wednesdays – Harrogate

9.45am Movers

10.30am Tinies

11.15am Tots

 

Fridays – Killinghall

9.45am Tinies

10.30am Movers

 

Saturdays – Beckwithshaw & Knaresborough

9.30am Tinies

10.15am Movers

11.15am Groovers

 

You can start classes with babyballet at any time and we offer a three-week introductory trial for £15.00 to trial our magical classes before committing to a term. 

Please rest assured all of our classes have Covid secure measures in place and we are practising social ‘dis-DANCING’ at all of our venues.

 

Visit (https://babyballet.co.uk/babyballet-school/harrogate-knaresborough-ripon/) for more details and to book a trial. You can also email Miss Kim at harrogateknaresboroughripon@babyballet.co.uk or call/text 07873 443595

 


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Bloom

Bloom Baby Classes are multi award winning sensory classes and are run all over the UK. We have two classes, Caterpillar Club for babies aged 6 weeks – 6 months and Busy Bees for babies aged 6 months to walking.

Caterpillar 

Caterpillar Club is a gentle baby development class encouraging bonding. Our Caterpillar class awakens babies first senses and stimulates in a fun, yet soothing way, using music, sensory props and sensory lights. These encourage gross motor skills and body awareness. There is also a different fun theme every week. We end the class teaching baby massage leaving your baby ready for a long nap.

Busy Bees

Busy Beesis a highly interactive, musical class, focusing on baby’s growing confidence within the big wide world. Encouraging both fine and gross motor skills, teaching body awareness and stimulating your baby’s perception of sounds with our fun range of songs and activities. At theme time, your baby gets to explore our range of bright props and exciting heuristic treasure baskets whilst developing their social skills with fellow Bloom babies!

 


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Brood at 27 Commercial Street, Harrogate HG1 1UB
Upstairs, our cozy cafe is open Mon-Fri, 8:30 AM – 4 PM, and Sat, 9 AM – 1 PM. Parents/carers can gather while kids enjoy our free toy library.

Downstairs, explore our “Stay and Play” sessions with beautiful toys. Plus, our purpose-built studio hosts weekly children’s classes and workshops from your favourite providers. It’s also available for private events.

Indulge in Darkwoods ethically sourced coffee and savour high-quality food at our cafe. Don’t forget to browse our baby boutique for locally sourced gifts. We can’t wait to meet you and your brood. Coffee, crayons, classes, and conversation await! ☕👨‍👩‍👧‍👦🎨🍽️


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Suzie Beats Classes for 0-3yrs and Rising Stars Story Yoga Classes for 2.5-8yrs.

Hello my name is Suzie Fairy Enchantica and I’m an educational theatre and well-being specialist. My classes bring learning to life through sing-along musical adventures and include sprinkles of preschool yoga along the way.

If you are looking for a feel-good class that will help you and your little one(s) shine bright and feel great then these classes are for you.

You can enjoy classes in-person at Enchantica’s Workshop (just behind M&S on Leeds Road in Harrogate) on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays or any day of the week at home via my online learning academy.

Class options:

SUZIE BEATS (0-3 years)

Suzie Beats sessions are designed as a learning experience for preschool children and their grown ups. These entertaining and educational story journey sessions use instruments, puppets, tactile materials, music, rhyme and song to bring learning to life. With a sprinkling of story yoga and guided relaxation magic these classes provide a magical combination of entertainment, education and well-being for you to enjoy with your little ones.

Suzie Beats classes are available to book here: https://bookwhen.com/enchanticasworkshop

ABOUT SUZIE BEATS VIDEO LINK

https://vimeo.com/enchanticas/suzie-beats

RISING STARS STORY YOGA (2.5-5 or 6-8 years)

Rising Stars Story Yoga and Well-Being Classes are designed for various ages from 2.5-8yrs. Sessions include yoga, drama, stories, movement, singing, dance, speech exercises, along with mindfulness and relaxation. The sessions have been designed to help children relax, improve their self-esteem, focus, manage their emotions, be imaginative and creative, sleep better and make friends.

Rising Stars classes are available for groups to book on request, or via schools as an After School Club workshop. If you are a school or a group of parents looking for a series of classes for your children, please get in touch.

ABOUT RISING STARS VIDEO LINK

https://vimeo.com/enchanticas/rising-stars

 

For online classes via my home learning ACADEMY follow this link:

https://enchanticas.co.uk/academy/

I hope to see you in class or at one of our magical events very soon.

Kind wishes

Suzie

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07980647985
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Our new pre-school dance classes start Tuesday 26th April. We have 2 classes available:
Class 1 is from walking up to 3yrs old
Class 2 is for 3yr – 4yr olds
Our classes will cover lots of different dance styles using imaginative, fun lessons with props and new themes each half term.
 
Class 1 is a parent accompanied class so we hope you will all have lots of fun dancing with your little ones and creating lots of special memories.
 
Class 2 is optional for the parents to join in. We know how tough it can be for little ones to “go it alone” but we also understand when you’re trying to prepare your little ones for big school you might like to see how they cope on their own so we are open to either option… It’s your class!
 
Based at Knaresborough Methodist Church on Gracious Street, plenty of parking, a lovely cafe on site, accessible lift for buggies, changing facilities… a great venue!
Your first class is free and then payment is in 6 week blocks
(£6 per session)
Please contact Amy to book your free session and ask any questions: amy@freedomperformingarts.co.uk

amy@freedomperformingarts.co.uk

Musicality Kids is a fun, flexible and interactive music class run by a local musician and mum, which introduces little ones to all aspects of music.

Suitable for babies, toddlers and preschoolers, each themed session uses a variety of props, instruments, lights and sensory toys to explore the four things that make music interesting; different beats, high & low, loud & soft and fast & slow.

Children also get to meet some orchestral instruments along the way.

Classes also explore different types of music (from Beethoven to the Beatles) and music from around the world. Although classes do incorporate some of the well-known children’s favourites, Musicality Kids uses a variety of material which makes each session different and engaging.

Musicality Kids runs a super flexible system, recognising the challenges of family life. Parents and carers can sign up for a 6 week flexipass that can be used any weeks over any term meaning you don’t lose your sessions if you can’t attend. Numbers are also capped meaning there’s no need to book each week. Siblings also get an incredible discount as Musicality Kids loves to see families bonding over music.

It’s just £39 for a 6 week flexipass.
Siblings are and £14 each.

The first session is always free to ensure the classes are right for you and your child before you commit.

Now in its fourth year, Musicality Kids has seen children go on to school and continue with music in a confident way, often picking an instrument with a great understanding of rhythm and pitch.

You can read an official Mumbler review of Musicality Kids here.

Mondays at Oatlands Community Centre, Mount Street.

9.30 – Mixed age session.

10.30 – Mixed age session.

Tuesdays at St Mark’s Church Hall, Leeds Road

9.45 – Mixed age session (but mostly Toddlers to Pre-Schoolers)
10.45 – Mixed age session (but mostly Babies and younger toddlers)

To book a free trial or find out more, email musicalitykids@yahoo.com or visit www.musicalitykids.co.uk

“We joined Musicality Kids when my little boy was around 4/5 months and I’m so glad that we did! He loves all the music especially the classical music part. He recognises all the songs now, it’s a joy to see!” Ana, Harrogate

“Just perfect. That’s all I can say about this beautiful class.” Fiona, Harrogate.

“My little girl attended Musicality Kids from when she was 2. She’s now at school and just started piano lessons. She just loves music and really understands how it all works.” Liz, Harrogate.


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FUN, EDUCATIONAL & AWARD-WINNING music classes.

Your little one’s confidence, creativity and coordination will flourish with our fun, quality music sessions.

Rhythm Time Yorkshire North West was recently voted Wharfedale & Craven Mumbler’s favourite class or activity for the under 5s! Our classes will help to nurture and enhance EVERY child’s development and innate musical ability.

At a critical time in your child’s formative years, Rhythm Time offers a wide variety of activities. These activities help brain development, balance, concentration, listening skills and language which in turn help with reading, writing, maths, coordination and socialising.

Rhythm Time also helps stimulate your child’s imagination and also develops specific musical concepts such as rhythm, pitch and listening. It’s the perfect foundation for school and future music making!

Rhythm Time’s baby classes and Young Baby Courses will help the development of your baby from birth. Our Young Baby Courses have been created specifically for very young babies from birth to 6 months. These focus on developmental and multi-sensory activities specifically designed for very young babies and their early development.

Did you know you get UNLIMITED classes as part of your booking? (Ts & Cs apply) As well as your primary class booking, you are welcome to come to as many classes as you like at any of our venues. You can join us five days a week for the ultimate Rhythm Time fix and MEGA value!

Plus, you get FREE access to our Facebook Members’ Hub to support your face-to-face classes with more weekly online classes from home!

We are founding members of the Children’s Activities Association which means that you can be confident that our classes are some of the best available for parents and carers.

Cub, The Modern Nursery

The Croft, Kirk Deighton, Wetherby LS22 5HG

Mondays:

10.30 – 11.00 Toddler

11.15 – 11.45 Baby

12:00 – 12:30 Pre-school

Elim Pentecostal Church, Harrogate

Elim Pentecostal Church, Park View, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 5LZ

Tuesdays:

9.45 – 10.15 Pre-school

10.30 – 11.00 Toddler

11.15 – 11.45 Baby

12.00 – 12.30 Young Baby

Saturdays:

9:30 – 10:00 Family class

The Laughing Giraffe, Boroughbridge

7 Becklands Close, Roecliffe, Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire, YO51 9NR

Thursday:

9:45 – 10.15 Toddler

10:30 – 11.00 Baby

Chain Lane Community Hub, Knaresborough

Chain Lane Community Hub, Chain Lane, Knaresborough, West Yorkshire, HG5 0AS

Fridays:

9.30 – 10.00 Pre-school

10.15 – 10.45 Toddler

11.00 – 11.30 Baby


07577 531359
laura.j@rhythmtime.org
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Join Suzie Fairy Enchantica and friends for a SING|PLAY|CRAFT session for you and your little one(s).

This is 45 minutes of Monday magic for pre-schoolers and their grown ups to enjoy.

These sessions are suitable for all little movers and their grown ups who want to enjoy a mixture of educational class fun and social time with their friends.

Each session starts with a mini group sing along helping to develop confidence and pre-school speech and language confidence.

Little ones are then able to enjoy adventuring and exploring on our luxury play frame and studio soft play. This fun and safe free play element of the class will help your little one develop their core strength and coordination skills and also social independence in a safe and fun environment that all the grown ups will enjoy too.

Each session also provides the option for grown ups and little ones to enjoy making a craft together. Not only is this a wonderful time to dedicate to making something together each week it’s also a super way to support the development of your little one’s finer motor skills and creative expression.

Each session ends with a calming goodbye song celebrating everyone’s achievements and both child and adults are sure to skip home shining bright after a delightfully nourishing class together.

Each session will end with a calming goodbye song celebrating everyone’s achievements and both little and adults are sure to skip home shining bright after a delightfully nourishing class together.

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Enchantica’s Workshop is conveniently located on Beech Avenue, just behind M&S on Leeds Road in Harrogate.


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SONGBUGS SINGALONG – CLASSES FOR UNDER 5’S!

“We offer exciting, Brand New and Original Tots classes for Babies to Pre School aged children currently operating in Harrogate & Boroughbridge.​

The classes are jam packed with original songs (sang live) and each session includes an extra special visit from one of our SongBugs puppet friends.

We use musical instruments and sensory elements in each session too!

Our Sessions:

Monday – Coronation Hall, Boroughbridge

Bops (3 months to Moving) – 10am

Bounce (Toddling to 2 Years Old) – 10:45am

Beats – (2 Years Old to Preschool) – 11:30am

Thursday – Elim Church, Harrogate

Bops (3 months to Moving) – 1pm

Bounce (Toddling to 2 Years Old) – 2pm

Please note: Our Boroughbridge sessions will be running throughout the Summer Holidays!

We offer PAYG bookings or you can book a Class Pass (5 weeks for the price of 4 weeks)


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Pre- School Drama classes for 2-4 year olds!
At Stardust, your little stars will be developing a wide range of theatre skills & social skills, developing their confidence, building their self-esteem & making new friendships.
Through drama & imaginative play, movement and song, we will be going on exciting adventures, exploring a range of imaginary worlds & ‘real world’ situations in a fun & safe environment.
Each class will be based on a different national event or special day, including ‘World Book Day’ in which we will be ‘Going on a Bear Hunt’, & ‘World Maths Day’ where we will be working on our numeracy skills & becoming aliens in our flying saucers!
TaDa the Star will accompany us on each adventure & will become a familiar face for the children.
Every activity we do is linked to the Early Years Foundation Stage framework, helping the children to learn and develop in each of the areas of learning.
Wednesdays at Community Centre
12.50pm- 2-4 years
1.40pm- 3-4 years
Thursdays at Elim Pentecostal Church
9.50am- 3-4 years
10.40am- 2-3 years
We will also have ‘Intergenerational Stars’ at The Cuttings (Harrogate Neighbours) on Monday afternoons once or twice a month. Please keep an eye on our social media for dates.

ami@stardustdrama.com
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ACTAcademy

ACTAcademy UK is a Triple Threat Training Performing Arts School. ACTAcademy gives it’s pupils the absolute highest standards of teaching, most amazing state of the art studios to train/perform in & numerous chances to pursue incredible & truly unique opportunities to excel in the performing arts.

Call 01423 202646 for a chat about our classes and opportunities, arrange a tour,or book your FREE trial!

Adventure Babies – Bring Books to Life

Take your little one on an adventure with our multi award winning sensory storytelling classes.We bring books to life through sensory stimulation to support all round development and help your baby to fall in love with books & reading.
Wednesday’s at Crimple HG1 3EW (9.45 / 10.45 / 11.45)
Call or Text Helen on 07922200153

Baby May – Little Wrigglers 

•Story Massage, music & movement- a way of learning & communicating through play and positive touch

•Suitable for babies 5 months to pre walking

•Groups or individuals welcome 

•Booking essential 

I look forward to seeing you soon, Kate 

07823 880439

Baby May – Massage & Yoga 

•Each class combines baby massage, yoga, sensory stimulation, acupressure, relaxation & singing

•Suitable for babies 6 weeks & up

•Groups or individuals welcome 

•Booking essential 

I look forward to seeing you soon, Kate 

07823 880439

Ballet at Chatsworth Dance

 

Chatsworth Dance believe our combination of expertise and enthusiasm provides top quality tuition and facilities.

We hold over 70 classes a week in 2 dedicated studios as well as additional classes at Harrogate Gymnastics at Hornbeam park with 8 qualified teachers teaching over 500 students (Girls, boys & ladies)
Classes start from 18 months upwards (no upper limit!) there is something for everyone including Ballet, Tap, Modern Jazz, Musical Theatre

 

 

Breathe and Be

Baby Yoga and Baby Massage Classes

Classes start from 8 weeks old until cruising/walking. You don’t need to have any experience of yoga to enjoy Baby Yoga together.

Baby Yoga at Pannal Village Hall starts Wednesday April 19th

Wednesdays 10.30-11.30

£54 for 6 week block

Massage classes starting soon!

07583818912

Harrogate Ballet School

  • Classes for Children 18 months – 6 years in Harrogate area
  • Encouraging & nurturing environment with a passionate ex-professional teacher.
  • A fun introduction to music, movement and creativity
  • Private coaching available for any age

Call/text Philippa Gomez on 07311333484 for more information

Hartbeeps

At Hartbeeps we put your child at the heart of our magical, musical adventures. We offer original and super fun, developmental baby classes, toddler classes and pre-school classes, as well as educational sessions and fabulous children’s parties.

We run 3 types of classes:
Baby Bells (newborn to sitting)
Baby Beeps (sitting to walking)
Happy House (walking to pre-school)

Kids disco at Kidzplay

Come along from 3pm for toddler disco then PARTY DANCES AND DISCO FUN!

£5.50 entry includes soft play, disco and a kids meal,

Kidslingo Spanish!

Kidslingo Spanish! Fun Children’s Spanish Classes in Harrogate, Ripon & Wetherby

Our interactive, multi-sensory classes are action packed with songs, games, stories and activities to engage children in a foreign language in a natural and intuitive manner, so that they learn through play and social interaction.

Contact Ellen for more information 07402337347

 

Knaresborough School of Speech and Drama

At the Knaresborough School of Speech and Drama, we offer classes and private lessons for children from age 4-18. We teach LAMDA examinations which, at the higher grades, offer UCAS points. We pride ourselves on quality tuition that helps students build confidence, skills, and friendships.

Rowena

07711745985

Moo Music

Moo Music is a fun and interactive musical group for 0-5yr olds!We use our incredibly catchy original music to help us explore the world around us. Through singing, dancing, signing and sensory play – we are continuously learning without even realising!

 

01765 650151

Sing and Sign

Learn baby signing the fun way with Sing and Sign, the UK’s original and largest baby signing programme.  Songs, signs and rhymes with help from a very special cat called Jessie!  Classes in York and Poppleton (just off the A59). Autumn 2022 term starts September 19th and is open to book!

Contact: Anna Gibbeson – 07811 651720

Talking Tots

Talking Tots classes combine fun interactive games, songs, activities and stories to build on those vital early skills needed to communicate effectively. The sessions promote speaking, listening, attention, sharing, cooperation, confidence, self-esteem and phonological awareness

call Ruth on 07984327465

The School & Dance Shop (formerly Broadbank and Empson), Knaresborough

We are a local family shop on Chapel Street, Knaresborough, selling

local school uniform and dance clothing to local families.  I pride myself on service,

quality and making sure your little one leaves my shop happy, confident and comfortable.

The easiest way to make contact with me is through Facebook. See you soon, Julie

Thula Mama

Thula Mama is a weekly informal singing group for women and their babes in arms where mums learn songs and lullabies from around the world in a-cappella harmony.No experience necessary as everything is taught by ear.

Classes are on Friday mornings from 10.15 a.m. – 11.45 a.m. – currently on Zoom during lockdown, resuming  at Gracious Street Methodist Church soon.

Cost is £5 per session

Please call Jenny 07971 200801 to book

TinyBeats Harrogate and Knaresborough 

TinyBeats provides a magical musical journey for you and your baby, toddler or preschooler. Each week we explore a different theme with a range of sensory experiences. We have BabyBeats for newborns to babies who are sitting, LittleBeats for sitters to walkers and BuddyBeats for babies walking to preschoolers.
Please text 07969060890.

Tumble Tots Harrogate

Our progressive play programme is designed to develop your child’s physical skills.  Using bespoke colourful equipment, we focus on agility, balance, climbing and co-ordination, which enhances brain development and builds confidence.

Every session is supervised by our amazing specially trained staff, getting the best out of each child.

07734 375 077

Urban Circus: baby and pre-school classes

Twinkle Tops Circus Sessions for 0-2 Year Olds at URBAN CIRCUS HARROGATE:

These sessions are aimed at our smallest members (0-2 years) but we will happily welcome older siblings up to school age.

Tumble Tops Circus Sessions for 3-4 year Olds at URBAN CIRCUS HARROGATE:

This session is limited to just 5 children and lasts for 30 minutes.

Westcliffe Baby and Toddler Group

Re-opening Tuesday 27th April 2021 for Westcliffe Play Hour – one hour of up to 12 adults with socially distanced toys and equipment, lots of cleaning and ventilation! £2 per family.

2 Harlow Terrace, Harrogate HG2 0PN

 

World of Their Own Play and Dine

Read our Mumbler review here.

9.30 a.m – 12.00 Wednesday – Friday (Term Time only)Friday 12.30 – 3 p.m.

*Only 18 tickets per Play & Dine Experience, so online booking is essential to avoid disappointment.World of their Own is located at:

17A HORNBEAM PARK OVALHORNBEAM PARKHARROGATEHG2 8RB

 

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