If you have info on classes definitely running that aren’t yet up here, please email me info at firstname.lastname@example.org and I’ll get it up.
For free classes at Lune Park, Poulton, Westgate or Carnforth Neighbourhood Centre, see the page for Children and Family Wellbeing Service
Happyland at Hugo’s
Venue: Hugo’s Ice Cream Parlour, Forton, PR3 0BP
Time: 10am – 11.30am
Cost: free for up to 5 months old, £2 for 6 months to 1 year 11 months, £5 for age 2+
Special offer parent and toddler soft play on Monday mornings. £3 for tea/coffer + teacake/traybake
Morecambe Bay Slings
Venue: The Herbarium, Great John Street, Lancaster
Tel: Tamsin on 07747698747 – www.morecambebayslings.co.uk
Time: 9.30-11.00am fortnightly on Mondays
Cost: £1.50 to attend library for help, or £4 to attend and receive help with your own carrier, or 50 for a social booking
Bookings: see all dates and book into a slot at bookwhen.com/morecambebayslings
We offer help with slings, sling hire and it’s just a nice place to hang out with other parents with young children too. See all times and find out more about what we do in the recommended classes post here.
Venue: Salt Ayre Leisure Centre
Contact: Aurea Kelvin – Doula
10.00am Baby Yoga, for pre-crawlers from 12 weeks
11.15am Explorers, crawlers and walkers up to 20 months
Booking: book whichever dates you want through this website, no need to book a block
Stretch, run, sing, and relax while you connect with your little one.
Little Pips Toddler Group
Venue: Appletree Nursery School, Milking Stile Lane, LA1 5QB
Time: 9.15 – 11am, termtime
Toddler Group in his quality facilities with tea, coffee, water, biscuits and fruit available.
Wriggle and Giggle Toddler Group
Venue: Skerton Community Centre, Slyne Road, LA1 2JH
Time: 9am – 11am termtime only
Cost: £1.50 per adult and child, 50p for each additional child
Booking: This group is drop-in, no booking required.
Contact: use the Skerton Community Centre Facebook page or ring 01524 380818
Little Lambs Baby & Toddler Group
Venue: Hope Church, Queen Street, Lancaster, LA1 1RX
Time: 10.30am – 12pm
Cost: free, but donations welcome
Contact: the little lambs Facebook group
Booking: Booking is essential. Join the FB group, then invites are sent out a few days before.
Parents and their little ones under 5 are welcome for toys and play, tea and coffee, snacks, stories and songs.
Venue: Torrisholme Methodist Church, Norwood Drive, Torrisholme, LA4 6LT
Cost: £7.00 per class for termly bookings, (one-off trial class £7), 50% sibling discount
09.45 – Happy House – Confident walkers
10.45 – Happy House
11.50 – Baby Beeps – From Sitting (including crawlers)
1.00- Baby Bells – From Newborn
Hartbeeps creates magical, musical adventures for your child’s early years, taking you and your little one on a sound journey and bringing the story to life. Expect puppets, props, music, lighting effects, parachutes, music, drama, creative play, dance and movement (dependent on age) – all with a sprinkling of magic. Get more details here.
Reading Fairy Classes
Venue: Torrisholme Church of Ascension, Morecambe, LA4 6RH
Contact: Kelly Akister, 07985364584
Cost: £7.50 per class, booked termly
Times: 9.30-10.10 Toddler Tales (1- 2 years); 10.40-11.25 Story Stars (2- 3 years); 12.00-12.45 Reading Recruits (3-5 years)
Description: Babies and children love the magic of Reading Fairy classes and events: from sensory songs and storytelling to fun phonics, first words, book time & more!
Read more and see all available times and venues in our Reading Fairy full details post
Venue: St Christopher’s Hall, Bare
Cost: £5 per session
Times: 9.30am and 10.30am
Contact: Michelle 07929616158, email@example.com
Zumbini combines music, dance and educational tools for 45min of bonding, learning and fun.
Boogie babies messy and soft play group
Venue: Regent Park Studios, Morecambe
Time: 11am – 12pm
Age: 1-4 years
Contact and bookings: through the boogie babies messy and soft play Facebook page
Themed messy play group with different themes each week with lots of different activities and things to explore. Children will go home with something they have made during the session each week.
St Marys Playgroup
Venue: St Mary’s Church Hall, Matthias Street, Morecambe LA5 5JR
Cost: £2 which includes snack time
Time: 10:00-11:30am termtime – booking essential
Booking: book by commenting on a post on the St Mary’s Playgroup page, which is released every Saturday at 10am.
This is a baby and toddler group linked with St Mary’s Church and Primary School. A friendly group with lots of toys and activities for the children.
Contact through the facebook page
Bright Stars parents and Toddlers
Venue: Salvation Army, 131 Balmoral Rd, Morecambe, LA3 1HJ
Time: 9.30-11.30am, termtime only
Cost: £2 for 1 adult and up to 2 children, 50p per child over that.
Booking: message in the group Bright Stars @ The Salvation Army to register your place
Happy Mama Fitness – Postnatal Exercise to Music Fitness Class – starting after the Easter hols 2023
Venue: Mossgate Sports & Community Centre, Townson Way, Heysham, LA3 2AW
Cost: £7 per class, booked in blocks
Description: The feel-good fitness class! If you’re looking for a cardio-based exercise class which uses music to motivate, this is the one for you. Using aerobic and dance style moves to get you moving, combined with body weight strength exercises, you’ll come away from this class with those feel-good hormones pumping, energy boosted and confidence radiating.
Specifically designed for mums, using appropriate and safe exercises to reconnect with the body after pregnancy and birth, increase fitness and build strength. No need to worry about childcare – bring your baby with you! This one hour class is designed so you can wear your baby in a sling or carrier for the whole session! Or, if you’d prefer, our venues are larger than needed to ensure space for prams, car seats and play mats so your baby can relax or play next to you whilst you exercise. Meet like-minded mums, bond with baby whilst doing something for yourself and have some fun!
Rhythm Time – Monday
Venue: South Lakes Leisure Centre, Burton Rd, Kendal
Venue: Dalton Community Centre, Dalton, LA15 8AF
Every baby, toddler and pre-schooler is an individual with great potential. We’ll teach you how to make music fun for your child, and show you how you can help to unlock their potential by singing and making music together. Amazing isn’t it?
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
Baby and Toddler Group
Venue: Parish Hall, Kirkland, Kendal, LA9 5AF
Time: 9.45am-11am termtime only
Cost: £1.50 per adult and child, 50p for each additional child
Booking: this group is drop in, no booking required.
Parents, carers, grandparents and children of preschool age all welcome. Drinks and snack included.
Castle Street baby and toddler group
Venue: Castle Street Community Centre, Castle Street, Kendal, LA9 7AD
Time: 9.30am-11.00am drop-in session
Cost: 12 months+ £3, under 12 months £1.50, siblings/up to 6months £1
creative crafts,ride on toys,soft play,healthy snack & singing.
contact: Jem 01539739154