Baby & Toddler Timetable: BS3

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Activities for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers in BS3, covering Bedminster, Southville, Bower Ashton and Windmill Hill.

Please contact groups before visiting to ensure that they are running that day.

MONDAY

diddi dance: Victoria Park Baptist Church
Funky pre-school dance classes suitable for both boys and girls aged 18 months upwards, however, we have had lots of younger children join in.

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Scramblers: St Francis’s Church, Bedminster
Playgroup for babies and toddlers 0 – 3 years and their parents/carers which runs through most school holidays but closes for first two weeks of the Summer holidays and two weeks at Christmas. Please join the Scramblers facebook group for more information.

  • 9.30 – 11am
  • £2.50 for first child and 50p for subsequent children
  • St Francis, 279 North Street, Bedminster, BS3 1JR
  • Contact: Lucy Skeates 07887 515 200
  • More details

Compass Point & Parson Street Stay & Play: Parson Street Primary School
A group for all families and their children aged under 5 years. Term-time only.

  • 9.15 – 10.45am
  • £1 donation per child
  • Lunch Hall (enter from Parson Street Reception area), Bedminster Road, BS3 5NR
  • More details

St Aldhelm’s Toddlers, Bedminster
Playgroup for babies and children aged 0-4. lots of toys to play with, and refreshments for adults and children.

  • 9.15 – 11.30am
  • £2 per family
  • St Aldhelm’s, 152 Chessel Street, Bedminster, BS3 3TT
  • Contact: 0117 963 9121
  • More details

Farm Adventurers ‘Stay and Play’: Windmill Hill City Farm
A unique, all-year-round opportunity for children to experience farming and nature in the heart of the city. Activities will include animal care, growing and gardening, cooking, mud kitchen, nature play, pond dipping, bug hunting, music and art. For families with children under 5 years.

  • 9.30 – 11.30am
  • £5 per family (up to 2 children). Additional cost of £1 per child (max 3 children per family)
  • Windmill Hill City Farm, Philip Street, Bedminster, BS3 4EA
  • Contact: 0117 963 3252
  • More details

Tots & Toddlers: St Paul’s Church, Southville
Parent/carer toddler group which meets every Monday except bank holidays. Lots of space, ride-on toys and singing. For babies and children up to school age. Siblings welcome in school holidays. Juice, biscuits, tea and coffee are included.

  • 10 – 11.30am
  • £2 per family
  • St Paul’s Church, Coronation Road, Southville, BS3 1DG
  • Contact: 0117 9639121
  • More details

TUESDAY

Little Slingers: Tobacco Factory Theatres

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An amazing dance class where parents/carers can wear their baby while participating in an easy-to-learn, step-by-step programme led by experienced, qualified team members. Music includes hip-hop, pop and the great classics.

(Alternative venue on select dates: September 13th, 27th, October 11th at The Elephant House 1 Dean Street Bristol BS3 1BG from 1.30 – 2.30pm).
  • 9.30am-10.30am
  • Tobacco Factory Theatres Raleigh Road Southville Bristol BS3 1TF
  • More details
  • Contact Hayley: 01278 238 390

Scramblers: St Francis’s Church
Playgroup for babies and toddlers 0 – 3 years and their parents/carers. Runs through most school holidays but closes for first two weeks of the Summer holidays and for two weeks at Christmas. Please join the Scramblers facebook group for more information.

  • 9.30 – 11am
  • £2.50 for first child and 50p for subsequent children
  • St Francis, 279 North Street, Bedminster, BS3 1JR
  • Contact: Lucy Skeates 07887 515 200
  • More details

Babel Babies: The Elephant House, Bedminster

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Learn languages with your little ones! Fun multisensory music and movement sessions exploring foreign languages with songs and stories from around the world. Accompanying adults can learn alongside the children, it’s never too early or too late to start learning and loving languages.

Litle Rascals’ Group: South Bristol Methodist Church
Varied activities for babies and children 0 – 3 years +, including crafts, singing nursery rhymes and instruments. term-time only.

  • 1.30 – 3.30pm
  • South Bristol Methodist Church, British Road, Bedminster, BS3 3BW
  • Contact Margaret Kelly: 01275 269 676
  • More details

Pre-School Children’s Storytelling: Marksbury Road Library
Stories, songs and craft activities for toddlers aged from about 18 months.

  • 10.30am
  • Free
  • Marksbury Road Library, Marksbury Road, Bedminster, BS3 5LG
  • Contact: 0117 903 8574
  • More details

St Aldhelm’s Toddlers, Bedminster
Playgroup for babies and children aged 0-4. lots of toys to play with, and refreshments for adults and children.

  • 9.15 – 11.30am
  • £2 per family
  • St Aldhelm’s, 152 Chessel Street, Bedminster, BS3 3TT
  • Contact: 0117 963 9121
  • More details

WEDNESDAY

Parent & Child Playgroup: Southville Centre
This playgroup is run by staff from the Southville Centre Family Services. Drop-in, no need to book.

  • 9.30 – 11.30am
  • £3.75 entry
  • The Southville Centre, Beauley Rd, Southville, BS3 1QG
  • Contact: 0117 923 1039

Baby Bounce & Rhyme: Bedminster Library
Come along to a Baby Bounce & Rhyme session with your baby to share favourite nursery rhymes. Sessions last around 30 minutes and are a great place to develop early language skills as well as meet others. Older siblings welcome too.

  • 10.30 – 11am and 11.15 – 11.45am
  • Free entry
  • Bedminster Library, 4 St Peter’s Court, Bedminster Parade, BS3 4AR
  • Contact: bedminster.library@bristol.gov.uk / 0117 9038529

THURSDAY

diddi dance: Victoria Park Baptist Church
Funky pre-school dance classes suitable for both boys and girls aged 18 months upwards, however, we have had lots of younger children join in.

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Dance Mums: Dance and Fitness Classes for Mums & Toddlers at The Elephant House

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This is a class for you ladies, where you can bring your baby too! Ideal for ages 6 weeks – 3 years (as long as your GP is happy for you to start exercising).

A 45 minute weekly dance and fitness session which combines the fun of a night out, a playdate for your toddler and getting your body back into one 45 minute session! You get to boogie whilst toning your whole body and meeting a new bunch of fun mummy friends!

Classes run on Thursday mornings in school term-times. One off drop in option is available – £6 to try out a class.

  • Thursdays:  11-11:45am @ The Elephant House, 1 Dean Lane, BS3 1BG, starts 7th November – 15th December 2016, £30 for 6 week term
  • Spaces are strictly limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

Book now to avoid disappointment.

Contact Svetlana via email: Svetlana.ovsyannikova1@gmail.com or text message: 07794 111608.

http://www.ovsyannikovadance.com/dance-mums-bristol.html
https://www.facebook.com/BristolDanceMums/

Scramblers: St Francis’s Church
Playgroup for babies and toddlers 0 – 3 years and their parents/carers. Runs through most school holidays but closes for first two weeks of the Summer holidays and for two weeks at Christmas. Please join the Scramblers facebook group for more information.

  • 11am – 12.30pm
  • £2.50 for first child and 50p for subsequent children
  • St Francis, 279 North Street, Bedminster, BS3 1JR
  • Contact: Lucy Skeates 07887 515 200
  • More details

Baby Bounce & Rhyme: Marksbury Road Library
Singing and nursery rhymes for babies. Sessions last around 30 minutes and are a great place to develop early language skills as well as meet others. Older siblings welcome too.

  • 10.30 – 11am
  • Free
  • Marksbury Road Library, Marksbury Road, Bedminster, BS3 5LG
  • Contact: 0117 903 8574
  • More details

Play on the Hill: St Michael’s and All Angels Church Hall
Friendly stay-and-play sessions suitable for children aged 0-4 years and their parents/carers. Hot drinks and biscuits aplenty!

FRIDAY

The Saplings Project: Victoria Park, Bedminster

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A nature stay and play group for young children inspired by the forest school ethos and principles and run by The Outdoors Project.

Activities are based around nature with a different theme each week, all with the aim of helping young children learn about the Great Outdoors. Bug hunts, outdoor art, stories, games, and many more fun outdoor activities!

Scramblers: St Francis’s Church
Playgroup for babies & toddlers 0 – 3 years and their parents/carers. Runs through most school holidays but closes for first two weeks of the Summer holidays and for two weeks at Christmas. Please join the Scramblers facebook group for more information.

  • 9.30 – 11am
  • £2.50 for first child and 50p for subsequent children
  • St Francis, 279 North Street, Bedminster, BS3 1JR
  • Contact: Lucy Skeates 07887 515 200
  • More details

St Aldhelm’s Toddlers
Playgroup for babies and young children aged 0 – 4 years. Lots of toys to play with, plus refreshments for adults and children.

  • 9.15 – 11.30am
  • St Aldhelm’s, 152 Chessel Street, Bedminster, BS3 3TT
  • £2 per family
  • Contact: 0117 963 9121
  • More details

Pre-School Children’s Story Time: Bedminster Library
Drop-in storytelling for toddlers from around 18 months. Stories, rhymes and simple craft or colouring activities.

  • 2pm
  • Free entry
  • Bedminster Library, 4 St Peter’s Court, Bedminster Parade, BS3 4AR
  • More details

Baby Bounce & Rhyme: Bedminster Library
Come along to a Baby Bounce & Rhyme session with your baby to share favourite nursery rhymes. Sessions last around 30 minutes and are a great place to develop early language skills as well as meet others. Older siblings welcome too.

Stay and Play: Compass Point Children’s Centre
A group for families and their children aged under 5. A variety of activities on offer, plus storytime and songtime.

  • 9.30 – 11am
  • £1 donation
  • Compass Point Children’s Centre, South Street, BS3 3AU
  • More details

SATURDAY

Satur-Dads: Compass Point Children’s Centre

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A stay-and-play group just for dads which meets on the first Saturday of every month. Come hang out with other dads at compass point. Ideal for babies, toddlers and kids aged 0-7. Lots of toys, sensory play and creative activities.

  • 10 – 11.15am
  • £1 donation
  • Compass Point Children’s Centre, Bedminster BS3 3AU (opposite South Street park. Enter by the gate to the right)
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3 responses to “Baby & Toddler Timetable: BS3

  1. Really useful to have all this info on one website. I’ve been looking for places to take my grand-daughter when I look after her so this is ideal – thanks !

  2. Thank you! This is really useful. Might be worth checking whether babes@ Zion still have a breastfeeding councelor though, I went in Oct and was told they didn’t.

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