The Little Gym – Harrogate
Bugs Class – Wednesday – 4 – 10 months old
It’s never too early for your little one to start learning and have some Serious Fun. From infant to toddler, our classes promote early development and provide a strong foundation for your childʼs critical first three years. And since you’re along for the ride, you’ll be right there to celebrate every discovery with smiles, hugs and giggles.
When you quote Harrogate Mumbler you will receive 15% off your class booking!
Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update April 2021
Our swimming pools at the Hydro in Harrogate and at Nidderdale leisure centre are open for lane swimming and family sessions.
Our Brimhams fitness centres at The Hydro, Nidderdale leisure centre and Ripon leisure centre are also open to members only.
To swim, or to use the gym, you must pre-book in advance.
Everybody aged 12 years old and over, who enters any of our leisure centres, or swimming pools, will need to wear a face covering in the communal areas.
Swimming lessons for stages 4 to 10 are being offered at the Hydro in Harrogate and at Nidderdale leisure centre. These are open to existing customers.
We hope to be able to offer pre-school and stages 1 to 3 lessons as lockdown restrictions ease further, and open all lessons to new customers as resources and capacity allow.
Unfortunately, we are unable to add new customers to our pre-school or beginner lessons.
Please visit www.harrogate.gov.uk/covid19 for more information and updates.
Be active, have fun and gain confidence at Harrogate Borough Council’s swimming pools
From an early morning relaxing swim to a weekend family fun session, swimming lessons for all ages and abilities, fitness time with aquafit classes and a place to have a celebratory party – our five swimming pools have something for everyone.
Located across the district in Harrogate, Knaresborough, Pateley Bridge, Ripon and Starbeck all our pools have weekly programmes of swim sessions, lessons, fitness classes and private party hire.
Find out more about each pool on these pages or visit www.harrogate.gov.uk/pools
Follow in the footsteps of Yorkshire’s own Olympic diver Jack Laugher by learning to dive at the Hydro.
With a five-metre high board, two one-metre and three-metre springboards, we offer one of the most successful diving development programmes in the country.
Keep on track with the Swim England Diving Award Scheme; the Diving 1-7 awards cover seven levels of progressive diving skills, starting at complete beginner and taking the diver through to club level skills.
Lessons are available Monday to Thursday evenings and on Sundays. You must be able to swim 50 metres and be at least six years old. We also run mid-week disability diving lessons.
Find out more at www.harrogate.gov.uk/diving
The Hydro, Jenny Field Drive, Harrogate, HG1 2RP, tel: 01423 556768
FUN, EDUCATIONAL & AWARD WINNING music classes.
Your little one’s confidence, creativity and co-ordination will flourish with our fun, quality music sessions.
“The best music class in town” as quoted by our mums! 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, co-ordination 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.
COVID SECURE classes – 2m social distancing
Reduced class sizes – no more than 10 kids! Face masks for grown ups and visors for teachers Hand sanitising stations Individual instrument trays for every child No sharing in class Specially selected instruments and equipment suitable for cleaning between classes Infection control training Plus Facebook Hub membership in case you can’t get to a class – enjoy an online class from home! Feel safe in your Rhythm Time class as we put your safety first.
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.
Elim Pentecostal Church, Harrogate
Toddler – 10.00 and 10.50
Baby – 11.40
Pre-school – 9.45
Toddler – 10.35 and 11.35
Baby – 12.15
Young Baby – 1.05
St James’ Church, Wetherby – Wednesdays
Pre-school – 10.00
Toddler – 10.50 and 11.40
Baby – 12.30
Chain Lane Community Hub, Knaresborough – Fridays
Toddler – 10.15
Baby – 11.00
Contact Laura Justice for more details.
Rugbytots is the world’s favourite rugby play programme. Our dynamic weekly sessions enable boys and girls aged 2-7 to develop their social and physical skills in a fun and positive environment.
Please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or tel 0345 313 0283 to book a FREE taster or for more information
CLASSES, PARTIES AND CAMPS
For every stage of your child’s development – from 4 months to 12 years – The Little Gym offers a diverse line up of classes, camps and parties filled with movement, music, learning and laughter. Your little ones will make friends, reach developmental milestones and build self confidence while having Serious Fun.
1 Cardale Park, Harrogate HG3 1RY
Class Schedule 12th April – 18th July 2021
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!
Thursdays – Apley Grange, Harrogate
10am – BABY MASSAGE – for babies from birth to active crawlers.
11.15am – BABY YOGA – babies from 12 weeks
Fridays – The Old Chapel, Harrogate
10am – TODDLER YOGA – 2.5-4 years
11.15am – BABY YOGA – babies from 7 months
12.30pm – BABY YOGA – babies from 8 weeks
1.45pm – TODDLER YOGA – 2.5-4 years
•Story Massage, music & movement- a way of learning & communicating through play and positive touch
•Suitable for babies 5 months to pre walking
•7 week course starting 8th June at 11am
•Groups or individuals welcome
I look forward to seeing you soon, Kate
•Each class combines baby massage, yoga, sensory stimulation, acupressure, relaxation & singing
•Suitable for babies 6 weeks & up
•7 week course starting 8th June 12 noon
•Groups or individuals welcome
I look forward to seeing you soon, Kate
CJMAA are a full-time Martial Arts Academy based in Knaresborough. With classes running 6 days a week for both children & adults, Chris and his team of instructors have been teaching in the area, full-time, for nearly 15 years. In 2013, CJMAA were themselves winner of a Mumbler award in recognition of their popular children’s classes.
A weekly class for 4-7 year olds teaching cricket skills to develop hand eye co-ordination and movement skills. Classes held across the Harrogate district.
didi Rugby has been devised to get young children aged 18 months to 6 years active and to teach them new skills while having fun in a safe environment.
Getting children active at a young age aids their development, improves their co-ordination, speed and balance and gives them more confidence.
Enjoy our magical sing along learning adventures which includes sprinkles of pre-school yoga:
Thursdays and Fridays
Baby Beats (0-3yrs)
Rising Stars (2.5-5yrs)
The classes are a great way for children and parents to enjoy time together and develop the essential skills needed for starting school.
Contact Brian on 01765 620374 or 07595 297639
Wednesday at Hugh Ripley Hall, Ripon
9.15 – 10.00 for 2 – 3 years
10.00 – 10.45 for 2 – 3 years
13.00 – 13.45 for 3 – 4 years
14.00 – 14.45 for 3 – 4 years
Friday at Hugh Ripley Hall, Ripon
9.15 – 10.00 for 3 – 4 years
10.15 – 11.00 for 3 – 4 years
11.15 – 12.00 for 2 – 3 years
A safe environment for children aged 3 – 6 years to have fun and improve their coordination and concentration skills. Soft golf balls, brightly coloured plastic golf clubs and experienced PGA Professionals prove it’s never too early to start playing golf! £5 per child
Every Sunday: 11am or 11.30am
For more information call 01423 871350
Our structured pre-school sessions are fun and energetic sessions designed to help little ones find their confidence in a class setting whilst exploring the equipment.
For those who want to explore and play on their own terms, we have our drop in sessions which run several times during the week – these sessions are also great as there is no booking required just turn up on the day!
The drop in sessions are £6 per child, and more information can be found on our website: 01423 874793
Magic Hours are available every weekend. If your little one is itching to get onto 2 wheels be it balancing and or pedaling, now’s your chance! If they are already riding and need to brush up on their skills/got a new bike, then an hours 1:1 tuition is perfect too
More info on website.
Give your child a massive advantage in life…
Our Safety and Self Defence Programme for Children consists of:
Improving physical fitness and coordination, concentration, discipline and respect.
Develops confidence and determination.
Develops communication, listening and social skills.
Awareness of danger and gentle solutions to bullying and rough play (supporting schools anti-bullying policies)
Harrogate Squash and Fitness Centre, Hookstone Wood Rd, Harrogate HG2 8PN