Baby & Toddler Timetable: BS11


A list of weekly term-time activities for babies and young children in BS11 covering the areas of Avonmouth, Shirehampton and Lawrence Weston.

Please contact groups before visiting to ensure running on that day.


Totstop: St Mary’s Church, Shirehampton
A playgroup for babies and young children with their mums/dads/carers. Toys, craft activities, singing time, drinks.

  • 1.15 – 2.45pm
  • The Tithe Barn, High Street, Shirehampton, BS11 0DW
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Tiddlywinks: St Peter’s Church, Lawrence Weston
A group for babies and toddlers and their carers. Bible-based stories, songs, music, refreshments and chat. term-time only.

  • 10 – 11.30am
  • St Peter’s Church, Ridingleaze, BS11 0NN


Baby Bounce & Rhyme: Shirehampton 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.

  • 11.30 – 11.50am
  • FREE
  • Shirehampton Library, Station Rd, BS11 9TU
  • Contact: 0117 903 8570
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Community Tots: Lawrence Weston Community Church
A toddler group for all parents/carers and their children from newborn to pre-school. Mums, dads, childminders, grandparents and any other childcarers welcome. A chance for the adults to relax, chat and meet new people over a cup of coffee whilst the children play.

Arts and crafts, play dough, puzzles, kitchen area, a baby area and a variety of toys to keep the children entertained. Snack time for the children and the session ends with some singing.

Mainly Music: Shirehampton Baptist Church
A regular music and singing group for young children.

  • 9 – 11am
  • Shirehampton Baptist Church, 17 Station Road, Shirehampton BS11 9TY


Play Tots: Shirehampton Public Hall


A playgroup for children of all ages and their parents/carers which is co-run by parent volunteers and Avonmouth Children’s Centre. Seasonal activities, toys, messy play, indoor and outdoor play and more. Free snack included.

This group is held on the first and third Friday of every month throughout the year excluding bank holidays and is run by Jenny Coughlan.