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ACMAC Martial Arts Schools

Professional Instructor Team running classes at varous locations in Doncaster. Our Children’s Program Multi Skilled Martial Arts is one of the most unique and diverse Martial Arts Children’s programmes available in the UK. It is a blend of Tae Kwon Do, Self Defence, Kick Boxing, Weapons Training, Wrestling, Ju-Jitsu and Kenpo Karate. Little Dragons –…

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Little Fins sessions – Calypso Cove

Every Weekday 10-12 (Re-open from 12th April 2021) Calypso Cove, Barnsley  

Little Lions @ Hatfield St Lawrence Church

In person groups starting: Thursdays:  12-1pm Bumps and Babes, 0-18 months – (£1 per adult) and 1.30pm – 2.30pm WILD toddlers, 12 months – 5 Years (£2 per adult) The Barn Field, behind the church. Contact Rachel, 07851 991 286

Glowing Mummas Antenatal & Postnatal classes

Classes online and face to face from April 2021 – Book early to secure your place Glowing Mummas offer Antenatal Classes,  Postnatal Classes and Baby Classes as well as a Private Antenatal & Postnatal courses tailored for you on a one to one basis. Initially supporting Mummas in the fourth trimester, we use mindful techniques…

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Doncaster Family Hub: South Locality

The South Family Hubs include Denaby, Conisbrough & Edlington, Mexborough and Rossington   See the lastest South Family Hubs timetable HERE 

Doncaster Family Hub: Central

The Central Family Hubs include Central, Balby and Wheatley. Updated April 26th 2021 Including Baby Fun (For ‘immobile’ babies born during covid (babies not yet at the crawling stage’ . An exciting new group happening in the safe environment of our Family Hubs for one parent/carer plus baby. Wheatley Family Hub – 01302 737790 Central…

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Doncaster Family Hub: North Locality

The North Family Hubs include Bentley, Askern, Adwick and surrounding areas.  Bentley Family Hub, The Avenue, Bentley, DN5 0NP, 01302 737350 Adwick Family Hub, Central Avenue, Woodlands, DN6 7RU 01302 737717 Askern Family Hub, Spa Pool Road, Askern, DN6 0HZ 01302 737099 Download the North Locality Family Hub Timetable HERE        

Tots Who Can

Bring your little adventurer along for a morning of sensory, educational and fun experiences, tailor made by our qualified teacher team for you to enjoy. Siblings under the age of two attend free and our early years specialists will be working with your toddler if you need to feed, comfort, entertain or change your younger family…

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Forest Friends

Forest Friends provides woodland sessions for families, childminders, schools and nurseries with children 0-7 years old in Doncaster. Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11.30am and 1pm-2.30pm Woodfield Park, Balby Bentley Community Woodlands From Spring 2021, Thorne Community Woodlands, Hatfield Moors and Squirrel Wood Scout Camp! Michelle – 07731 079800

Little Messys

Fun filled football sessions. Updated March 2021 BABY MESSYS (2-3 years) Thursday 10am – 2 spaces LITTLE MESSYS (3-6 years) Monday 5pm – 5 spaces Tuesday 5pm – 5 spaces Sunday 11am – 1 space MEGA MESSYS (6-10 years) Tuesday 6pm – 2 spaces Sunday 12pm – 1 space Contact Little Messys for more information…

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Arts & Crafts for under 5’s

Starts 6th February. Thursday 10am-12.30pm inc lunch £1 per child. Galsworthy Close, DN4 9DD

A Thorne in My Boob – Breast Feeding support group

Thursdays, 12pm – 1.30pm Thorne Pentecostal Church, Peel Castle Road, Thorne, Doncaster, DN8 5LZ Contact Andie 07737 077718 Read blog 

Doncaster Family Hub/Doncaster Health Visitors: First Friends

Stay & Play, Potteric Carr Nature Reserve

Fortnightly play dates for 0-2 where you can meet other parents and give your little ones a chance to play in the education centre. Mondays and Thursdays Fortnightly. Potteric Carr, Mallard Way, Doncaster Call 01302 325 736

Kiddy Winx Learn & Play Cafe

Especially for under 5’s, calm imaginative play for you and your little one. Kiddy Winx Play Cafe, Unit 5 Fields End Business Park, Davey Road, Rotherham 01709 889441

Cre8ive Dance Academy

Cre8ive Dance Academy provides dance classes for all ages and abilities. Dance styles available in Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Tap, Freestyle, Hip Hop, Streetdance, Breakdance, Salsa, Bellydancing and more. Contact 01302 831615

Music Bugs Doncaster

Sensory, play-based music and singing classes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Contact Anna Murray, 0844 578 1016

Journey Education Group

Oak Tree Lodge, Woodfield Park, Tickhill Rd, Doncaster, DN4 8QN Call 07800 753204  

Super Swimmers Swim Schools

Lessons at Hall Cross School, Doncaster Deaf School and Super Swimmers of Dinnington. ****NEW POOL Rossington Hall**** Monday to Friday Evenings 4pm- 7pm Saturday 8.30am – 12pm Swimming lessons from 0+ years. Contact 07801 810384

Doncaster Sambo Martial Arts

We have 11 classes per week over 6 days that children from 5 years old can join in. You get a 100% free week to start with so you can try out any or all of these classes without any obligation. We teach Muay Thai, Grappling BJJ and the Russian Jacket Wrestling sport of Sambo….

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Holmescarr Community Centre Rossington – recreational activities for young carers and home educated children

Thursday 5-7pm, Holmescarr Community Centre offer free activities to young carers and home educated children, 7-17 years (Rossington, Auckley and Bawtry). Each child receives a free meal on arrival and then they can enjoy an activity. Activities are chosen by consultation with young people attending and include cookery, clay work, clock making, planting seeds, photography…

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Little Sensory

Little Sensory Group from birth to 12 months, offer a range of stimulating activities that encourage babies to exercise their senses. Thursday 9.40am to 10.30am, Adwick Leisure Complex, Doncaster, DN6 7QF Contact Charlotte 07984 235844

Go Bounce Toddler Sessions and Soft Play

Go Bounce Trampoline Park, Unit 13 Ogden Road, Shaw Lane Estate, Doncaster, DN2 4SQ Toddler Sessions Take your youngsters along to Toddler sessions where they can take part in all of the activities that the park has to offer. Supervising parents have the added comfort that these sessions are closely monitored by expert court marshals,…

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MummyFIT pre and postnatal classes are perfect for busy mums looking to keep fit during and after pregnancy, in a safe well equipped studio with play gyms and toys for the babies to come along too. Re-launching June 2021  Classes are held in the Nuffield health centre near Lakeside on a Thursday 1.15pm Nearby classes at…

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Light pre & post natal support group

Recently had a baby and feeling low? Can’t stop crying an don’t know why? Would you like to speak to other mums who feel the same? Head to the Light pre & post natal support group on Thursdays, 1pm-2.30pm Bentley Family Hub, The Avenue, Doncaster, DN5 0NP Call 0114 4388962 for more details

Little Stars Parent and Toddler Group

New Parent and Toddler Playgroup, for little one’s up to 3 years. Lots of toys, stories, craft activities, song time and fun! Thursday, term time 9.30am – 11.15am – The Powerhouse, Christchurch, Thorne Road, Doncaster, DN1 2HG £2.50 per family (Under 1’s FREE) – includes a snack and a drink. Call Claire 07809 290780

Street Beat Dance Academy

Classes in Street Dance, Poppin, Funk Styles, Breakin, Musical Theatre, Ballet, Contemporary, Drama, Singing and more! Saturdays Dome 11.30-12.30pm Dance tricks (backflips etc) 12.30-1.30pm breakdancing 1.30-2.30pm streetdance 5-12yrs 2.30-3.30pm streetdance 13yrs plus 3.30-4.30pm contemporary dance Tuesday at Epworth 5.10-6pm streetdance 4-11yrs 6-8pm musical Theatre (dance, drama and singing) 8-9pm streetdance 12yrs plus Thursdays at Epworth…

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Amersall School of Dance

Classes taught in Ballet, Modern/Jazz, Tap, Street Dance, Acro & Singing Scawthorpe Methodist Church, Doncaster, DN5 9PQ Call 07774 848690  

Doncaster Gymnastics Academy

Classes every day of the week (except Sundays), from 4 to 13 years old Unit C1/C2 Railway Court, Sandal Stones Road, Doncaster Call 07971 562834

Water Babies

Here in Doncaster you can take advantage of the award winning baby/toddler and pre-school lessons provided by Water Babies. Teaching babies here for over 11 years in various different locations across the town and wider county. We’ll teach you to teach your baby to swim. From lesson one, we’ll get your little one used to the sensation…

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Swimstars & Dolphins

Group and Private Swimming Lessons from 2 years old. Hall Cross Academy, Thorne Road, Doncaster, DN1 2HY Tuesday 4.25pm – 6.25pm Wednesday 3.55pm – 5.25pm Friday 3.55pm – 6.25pm Saturday 8.30am – 12.00pm Quest Park, Silk Road, Wheatley, Doncaster, DN2 4LT Monday 4.00pm – 6.30pm Tuesday 4.00pm – 6.30pm Wednesday 4.00pm – 6.30pm Thursday 4.00pm…

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BabyBeatz Boogie

Classes back up and running from April 12th 2021 BabyBeatz Boogie, Scawthorpe: Baby and Toddler dance class, suitable from birth. Discover the hidden sensory theme whilst enjoying music, movement, lights and bubbles. Monday – 1.30pm-2.10pm Tuesday – 10.30am-11.10 & 1.30pm-2.10pm Wednesday 10.30am-11.10am Thursday 10.30am-11.10am & 1.30am-2.10pm Saturday 9.45am-10.25 Booking is essential and spaces are limited….

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Doncaster’s newest and wildest indoor play area and private party venue. Opening Hours: Closed Monday Tuesday 10am-5pm (Exclusive SEN session 5pm-6pm) Wednesday 10am-6pm Thursday 10am – 6pm Friday 10am-6pm Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday 10am – 4pm Term Time Prices: Children 1+ Years £3.95 (adults and babies under 1 FREE). Play and Eat Deal £5.95…

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Mini Wheelers

Learning to ride a bike is one of life’s milestones, providing children with their first taste of independence. Mini Wheelers offer courses specially designed to teach children 2 1/2 to 7 years, the skills to learn to ride a pedal bike confidently and safely. Contact Andy 07919 142160

Zen Baby Doncaster – Baby Massage

Zen offers  relaxed  baby  massage  sessions,  centred  around beautiful baby massage, massage benefits, meditation and love. You will receive a 5-week course, oil, a PDF massage manual, continued online support and a free, online baby massage course upon completion. Monday Baby Massage 11.30am – The Hill Top Centre, Edlington, Doncaster, DN12 1PL Baby Massage 1.30pm –…

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Pink Pig Farm: Piggy Club & Piggy Wiggle

Term-time sessions that allow your little one’s to get creative and have fun! Pink Pig Farm, Holme Hall, Holme, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, DN16 3RE Monday to Friday, Piggy Club Plus on Tuesday & Thursday, Piggy Wiggle (a NEW dance & Sing-a-long session with Pickle the Pig) 2pm-2.30pm. Included in standard admission. Call 01724 844466

Tots Play Doncaster East

Bookings Now Open for babies aged 0-3 Our summer term begins on April 12th and we have heaps of yoga, music, sensory and massage fun planned as the sun returns and the world opens up again! Our classes are an award winning mix of all your favourite baby activities carefully planned to support each stage…

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Finding a Voice

Help your child to experiment, explore & use sound to develop their communication skills in a fun session with lots of singing & moving to music. Thursday 9.15am – 10.30am (term time) £3 per family, no need to book Epworth Thurlow Pre-School Playgroup, War Memorial Fields, Station Road, Epworth, Doncaster, DN9 1JU Call: 01427 875016…

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Coronation Hall Playgroup Owston Ferry

Thursday 9.30am – 11.15am Owston Ferry Coronation Hall, High Street, Owston Ferry, DN9 1RL

Book Chatter @ Belton School

Thursday 9.00am – 10.00am (TERM TIME ONLY) Belton All Saints School, High Street, Belton, DN9 1LR    

Haxey ‘Bambis’ Playgroup

Thursday 9.30am-11.30am Haxey Memorial Hall £2.50 per family (includes snack time & drinks, tea & coffee for parents, arts & craft activities)  

Coffee Afternoon & Foodbank

Epworth Baptist Church Thursday 2.00pm-3.00pm  

Moo Music

 Music Doncaster. Bring along your children (0-5yrs) to join in all the fun on the farm. These weekly sessions combine singing, actions, games and fun fun fun! NEW times and dates from April 2020 Monday – Hatfield Woodhouse (am) Tuesday – Barnburgh & Wheatley (am & pm) Thursday – Cantley & Sprotbrough (am & pm)…

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Kixx (Formerly Mini Kicks)

The Kixx programme has offered a high energy, fun, age appropriate introduction to physical activity through football over the past 6 years! New for 2019 – Their new 18 month sessions are an innovative programme with a mixture of sensory play, football skills and learning. Back up and running from September 2020  

Doncaster Dome

See the DCLT website for updates. Doncaster Dome Leisure Centre, Bawtry Road, Doncaster, DN4 5 Tel 01302 370 Visit Website  

Flip Out – Toddler Mornings

Flip Out Doncaster, Frenchgate Shopping Centre, St Sepulchre Gate, Doncaster, Dn1 1SW Toddler Mornings:  Monday to Friday 9am -1pm (During term time) Monday to Friday 9am-10am (During school holidays) £5 per child (Adult Free) (Flip out also have a great soft-play area that is FREE near the cafe. So have a bounce in the morning and…

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Baby Bunnies: Bouncing Buggies, Yoga, Balance Bike and Massage

Baby Massage, Baby Yoga, Bouncing Buggies, Balance Bike classes throughout the week. Contact: Nichola Caughey Tel: 07748 668634

Boston Park Farm, Little Farmers

Boston Park Farm, Bawtry Road, Hatfield Woodhouse, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN7 6DS Little Farmers returning from 12th April 2021 A weekly 1 hours session where your child will take part in farm themed crafts and activities, such as planting seeds, animal handling and trailer rides. Monday 1pm-2pm Thursday 10.30am – 11.30am £6 per session, includes…

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Jam Tots

Jam Tots is a music, story and play session for toddlers and pre-schoolers run by an experienced, qualified music teacher. In our weekly sessions, we will explore sound and music in lots of different ways and we will engage lots of different kinds of music through playing instruments, singing and sensory play. Parents will learn…

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Sounds Right Phonics Classes

Tuesday 9.45am Mini Sounds Right & 10.45am Sounds Right Phonics, Cantley Scout Hut 1pm Mini Sounds Right & 2pm Sounds Right Phonics, Edenthorpe Community Centre Wednesday 9.45am Mini Sounds Right & 10.45 Sounds Right Phonics, Tickhill Parish Room Thursday 9.45am Mini Sounds Right & 10.45am Sounds Right Phonics, Barnby Dun Church Hall Friday 9.45am Mini…

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Puddle Ducks Doncaster & South Humberside

Puddle Ducks Classes are back from 12th April 2021 Please check their website for the most recent class timetable. Puddle Ducks Doncaster’s Baby & Pre-School programme (0-4) provides a wonderful bonding experience and our progressive lesson plans instil a water confidence and love of swimming. Our nurturing teachers – the most highly qualified in the…

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