If you’re looking for a Wednesday baby group, toddler group, or preschool activity, then click either scroll through, or click on your area here to check out what’s available.

ArkholmeCarnforth Galgate
Lancaster Morecambe Slyne
Kendal S. Lakes


Arkholme Baby and Toddler Group
Venue: Arkholme Village Hall
Time: 9.00-11.00am, termtime only
Cost: £2.50 per family
Contact: Emily 07824 349276
Toys, craft, song and story with EYFS teacher, snacks and drinks for the children and grown ups.
re- starting on 9th Jan 2019


Stay, Play & Learn
Venue: Carnforth Neighbourhood Centre
Time: 9.30-10.30am
Cost: FREE
Tel: 01524 581280 (Lune Park)
See all activities and venue details of Carnforth Children’s Centre here.

Be Active toddlers – term time only
Venue: Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School
Tel: 01524 727900
Time: 9.15am-10.45am
Cost:Unless otherwise stated each session will now cost £1 for one child or £1.50 for 2 + children
Play and learning session for parents and children from birth to 5


Jelly Tots
Venue: St John’s Church, Chapel Lane, Galgate
Age: 0-5s with an adult
Time: 10.30am-12:15pm, termtime only
toys, tea and toast, with singing and a story.  All welcome to this Wednesday baby group.
Cost: suggested donation of £1 per family


Slyne-With-Hest Baby and Toddler Group
Venue: Memorial Hall, Hanging Green Lane, Slyne-With-Hest
Time: 9.30am-11.30am
Cost: £2.50, then an additional 50p for extra children (including refreshments)
Friendly local group for parents/carers and babies and toddlers aged 0-3. Term time only.


Baby Sensory 
Venue: WOW centre, Harper’s Mill, White Cross, LA1 4XQ
Contact: Heather on 07903920369 or Lancaster@babysensory.co.uk
various start times: from 9.30am up to 2.00pm
Cost: 7 week term costs £49
See full description and all class times here.
Award-winning, sensory-rich development classes; designed to support you and your baby from birth. Regular exposure to an incredible range of sounds, smells, sights, textures, music, dance, signing and massage all help rapidly develop the brain in your baby’s first years. We’ve done the research; so you can enjoy the fun.
Facebook: BabySensoryLancaster

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Pyjama Drama
venue: St Paul’s Hala Centre, Lancaster. LA1 4RW
contact: Ali on 01524 884101 or ali@pyjamadrama.com
time: 9:30am
cost: £6 per class.  You book a 3-week trial first and then pay half-termly. 
Pyjama Drama uses lots of original music songs, games and drama skills to take children deeper into a different imaginary world each week and learn all the skills we need them to learn: sharing; empathy; courage; co-operation. It’s like opening up the TV and playing with your favourite presenter every week.
View full details in the Pyjama Drama recommended classes listing here.
website: www.pyjamadrama.com/uk/
bookings: www.pyjamadrama.com/uk/classes/
facebook: www.facebook.com/PyjamaDramaNorthLancashireandSouthCumbria/

The Loyne School, Lancaster – parent and toddler swim
The Loyne Specialist School, Sefton Drive, Lancaster, LA1 2QDcontact:  phone: 01524 64543 and leave a message on our pool answer phone
email:  pool@loyne.lancs.sch.uk.  
time: 10.30 am – 11.30 am and 11.30 am – 12.30 pm
cost: Bookings are taken as a block for each half term and include 1 free session if the whole half term is booked.  All children under 3 swim free. Want to try it first?  Why not book a taster session, just £5.00 per adult!
Our lovely warm pool is a separate building connected to The Loyne Specialist School.  The pool is 12m x 5m and is heated to 34C, perfect for little ones as well as mummy and daddy! See full details on the swimming pools page.

Little Fishes
Venue: St Thomas’s Church Centre, Marton St, Lancaster, LA1 1XX
Tel: 01524 590410
Time: 10am-11.30am
Cost: FREE
Pay and display car park nearby on Thurnham St
Baby/Toddler/3-5 years

Venue: Barton Rd Community Centre, Barton Rd, Lancaster, LA1 4ER
Tel: 01524 65622
Time: 10.00am to 11.30am
Cost: £2 includes hot drink, biscuits and fruit
Local parent and toddler group. Free (small) car park at venue.  BATS is open during school holidays, with siblings welcome too.
Baby/Toddler/3-5 years

Rainbow Toddlers – new time and venue from 11th Sept 2019
Venue: Lancaster Steiner School, Lune Road, LA1 5QU
Time: 9.30am – 12.30pm
Cost: £3.50 with 1 child or £5 if you have more than one child. 
Enjoy baking fresh bread playing and singing together! Bring babies and tots up to 4 years old, for a fun, sociable experience, with nature at its heart. More info 01524381876 or lancastersteinerschool@gmail.com

Baby Massage
Venue: Lune Park Neighbourhood Centre, LA1 2LN
Time: 9.30-10.30am
Cost: Free
There is a 6 week course every half term, which needs to be booked in advance.  See all Lune Park classes here.

Scoobies Group
Venue: Lune Park Neighbourhood Centre
Time: 11.00am-12.00pm, now every Wednesday
Cost: Free
If you had a baby on the neonatal unit, then come along and share neonatal experiences with other families. Siblings welcome.

AOK Parent Peer Support 
Venue: Lune Park Childrens Centre, Ryelands Park, Owen Rd, Lancaster, LA1 2LN
Tel: 01524 382818
Cost: FREE but donation welcome
Indoor and outdoor play for parents and children from birth to 8 years with additional needs See all groups at Lune Park here.
Birth-8 years


Bounce and Rhyme
Morecambe Library
Time: 10.30-11.15am termtime only
Cost: FREE
For queries contact Poulton Neighbourhood Centre
Ages 0-5 years. Siblings welcome during the school holidays.
Baby/Toddler/3-5 years

Baby Massage with ‘Teach Baby Massage’
Venue: St Christopher’s Hall, Bare, LA4 6BN
Time: 12.30-2.00pm (5 week course starting 6th Feb 2019)
Cost: £10 per session, but for this course the 1st session is free, so £40 for the block.
Each session includes massage instruction, relaxation, discussion of related topics, and refreshments.
Contact: Jocelyn Aitken on 07568 745649
Email: jocelynaitken@mybabymassage.org


Rhythm Time
Kendal Leisure Centre
Time: Various sessions throughout the day toddlers (14months to 3 years ), Babies ( 0 to 13months) ,Pre school (3 to 5 years) 
To book a free session go to : www.rhythmtime.net

Tumble Tots 
 Kendal Parish Church Hall
Time: 9.45-10.30am Age: walking-2years
Time: 10.45-11.30am Age: 2-3 years
Time: 11.40-12.20pm Age: 3-5 years
Time: 12.45-1.30pm Age: 6 months-walking
Cost: £5 for a taster session, £32.50 for the full 5 week term
Tumble Tots is the leading physical play programme for pre-school children. It is designed to develop your child’s skills of agility, balance, co-ordination and sense of self-confidence as well as significantly enhancing brain development.  
For full details of tumble tots in recommended classes listings click here.
Contact: andrew.nixon@tumbletots.com or tel: 07780440916facebook:tumbletotssouthlakes/booking website: https://www.tumbletots.com/southlakes/

South Lakes

Baby Sensory 
Venue: Lightburn House, Brogden St, Ulverston
Tel: Contact Beth on 07921461046 or southlakes@babysensory.co.uk 
Various start times: from 11am to 1.45pm
Cost: 7 week term costs £49
See full description and all class times and venues here.
Award-winning, sensory-rich development classes; designed to support you and your baby from birth. Regular exposure to an incredible range of sounds, smells, sights, textures, music, dance, signing and massage all help rapidly develop the brain in your baby’s first years. We’ve done the research; so you can enjoy the fun.
Facebook: BabySensorySouthLakes

Bright Sparks 
Venue: Grange Pre-school, The Pavilion, Yew Tree Rd
Time: 9.15am-11.15am
Tel: 015395 58414
Cost: £4, pay for half a term in advance to hold your place
Accompany your child as they play and learn through structured activities.
15m-2 years

Baby Explorers
Venue: Ulverston Children’s Centre
Time: 10.30am-12.00pm
Dates: 27th Feb – 3rd April 2019
Cost: Free
For age 0-1. Sensory and messy play. Booking essential via Kendal Children’s Centre 01539 734456

Clinic and Play
Venue: Flookburgh Children’s Centre, Winder Lane, Flookburgh
Time: 1.00-3.00pm, 3rd Wednesday of the month
Health Visitor Clinic all year round, incorporating a play session during termtime.

Baby Massage
Venue: Marchesi Centre, Windermere
Time: 10.00-11.30am
Dates: 9th Jan – 20th Feb 2019
Cost: Free
For info and booking, ring Kendal West Children’s Centre, 01539 734456


Quernmore Toddlers
Venue: Quernmore Methodist Church hall
Time: Wednesdays 1.30pm-3pm
Cost: £1 for 1 child and 50p for additional children
Termtime only