Weekly Classes & Groups (0-5 years) Calderdale

Exercise With Baby

Classes where parents can exercise with their baby and toddler in Halifax and Calderdale.

***Although many classes are starting to get back to normal, some have changed days and venues to fit in with new regulations regarding COVID-19, and some have not yet reopened. We strive to keep details up-to-date, but PLEASE CHECK with organisers before setting off to a class/playgroup.***

If you know of any other classes or groups which are not already listed, then please contact us here. Basic listings are free. ’Featured’ listings are £10 per month. For our full advertising rates then please click here.

Featured Listing

Aquanatal, Mum & Baby Aquafit, Mum & Baby Exercise

Aquanatal, mum and baby aquafit and exercise sessions at Calderdale’s leisure centres.

£5.20 per session (£4.20 PTL), or free if you have a Lifestyles membership .

Aquanatal: Mondays, 9.30-10.15am, Brighouse Pool.

Mum and Baby Aquafit: Mondays, 10.15-10.45am, Brighouse Pool. Wednesdays, 3-3.30pm, Sowerby Bridge Pool. Thursdays, 1.45-2.15pm, Todmorden Sports Centre.

Mum and Baby Exercise: Wednesdays, 11.15am-12.15pm, North Bridge Leisure Centre. Thursdays, 2-3pm, Brighouse Pool.


Baby Beats

Class using baby massage, yoga, pilates, sensory play and postnatal fitness to enhance the bond between mum and baby.

From post six week check to fast crawling.

Spring term: February 28-April 11. Thursdays, 1.15-2.15pm.

  • Creative Dance Centre, Brighouse, HD6 2RN. babybeatslucy@gmail.com.

Boogie Babes

Pre-school dance parties for tots and their grown ups.

Classes include: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10am, The Limelight Studio, Rastrick (enjoy free juice and fruit; Tuesdays, 10am, The Edge Play Gym, Brighouse (free play afterwards); Thursdays, 10am, Jungle At The Junction, Queensbury (includes an hour of free play either before or after class).

Boogie Babes. Contact Lisa on 07779 154 126. www.boogiebabes.biz


Buggy4Fitness

Buggy4Fitness is a fun, hour-long outdoors, postnatal workout, focussing on a wide variety of postnatal-specific exercises. Mums of all fitness levels are welcome. You can join as early as 6-10 weeks after birth.

Sessions include: Buggy4Fitness, HIIT, FitnessMix and Strength & Conditioning. Venues include Manor Health, Wellholme Park, The Stray and Play Palace.

  • Buggy4Fitness, various locations around Calderdale. Contact 07825 706983.

Cuddly Cubs

Baby massage, baby yoga and toddler yoga.

Thursdays at PB Play Village, Halifax.

  • Baby massage, 9.45am; baby yoga, 10.45am; toddler yoga (11.45am).

Call 01422 242679 to book.

 


Dancing Tots

Fun dance class for children aged 18 months to 3 years.

Tuesdays, 9.30am. Fridays, 10.15am.

  • Dancing Tots, Creative Dance Centre, 4 Springvale Works, Brighouse. 07377 883522.

Mums, Bums & Tums

Mum and babies exercise class. Fun, friendly and suitable for all levels of fitness.

Every Monday (except bank holidays). 9.40-10.30am. £4.

  • Threeways Sport Centre, Nursery Lane, Halifax, HX3 5SW

Mum’s Team Walks

Friendly walk and chat around Wellholme Park on Fridays, every fortnight, followed by a brew and biscuits at Wellholme Children’s Centre.

Meet at the children’s centre at 9.15am prompt, for a 9.30am departure. For more information, visit the FB page.

 


My Yoga Tribe – Pregnancy and Post-Natal Mum & Baby Yoga Classes and 121’s.

All new Core Power Flow evening classes designed for mums.

Ryecroft Hall, Tong Valley between Leeds and Bradford. BD4 0RJ 

  • Mum&Baby Post-Natal – 11am Mondays
  • Core Flow – 7.30pm Tuesdays
  • Pregnancy – 7pm Thursday

Tel Jules on 07503 713647


Parent & Toddler Open Play – Utopia Gymnastics

Parent and toddler open play at Utopia Gymnastics, Brighouse. For children under 4. Free play on the gymnastic equipment. Pay as you go, £5 per session. includes a free tea or coffee in the cafe afterwards.

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 11am-noon.

  • Utopia Gymnastics, Units 1 & 2, Prince of Wales Mill, Brighouse. 01484 717428.

Primal Tots, Kids & Teens

Fun, sensory, educational sessions for tots, kids and teens.

Primal Tots (0-4): Mondays, 10am.

Primal Kids (4-11): Mondays, 4.30pm. Thursdays, 5pm. Sundays, 11am.

Primal Teens (12-16): Tuesdays, 5pm. Wednesdays, 5pm. Saturdays, 11am. Sundays, noon.

  • 4 Woolcombers Mill, Halifax. HX1 2LE. 07805 036614.

Sling Swing – dance class with baby carriers

Fun and swinging dance and gentle movement classes for mums and dads with their little ones in slings and baby carriers.

Musical styles include pop, hip hop, Charleston, Cha Cha, Salsa, Meringue, Bachata, Raggaeton, Swing, Disco, Musical Theatre, Ballroom and more.

Participants are encouraged to wear their littles ones in high quality slings and carriers and spaces are always available for people wanting to try it out.

Sling Swing Calderdale: Mondays, 11am – noon at The Edge Play Gym, Brighouse, and 1.30pm – 2.30pm at VH Fitness, Charles Street, Halifax.

Thursdays, 11.30am – 12.30pm, The Mill, Shaw Lodge Mills, Halifax.

Contact Fiona on 07740 346457.


Sure Start Children’s Centres – Wednesday Listings

Buddy Bears, walking to 4 years. £1.60 per family. Wednesdays, 9.30-11am. Term time only. Illingworth Community Children’s Centre, 01422 243633

Tiny Treasures, 0-walking, £1.50 per family. Wednesdays, 1-2.30pm. Elland Children’s Centre, 01422 266197

Baby Group, walking to 5 years. £1.50 per family. Wednesdays, 9.15-10.45am, term time only. Whinney Hill Community Centre

Mini Movers Stay and Play, community group, £1.60 per family. Wednesdays, 1.45-3.10pm. Moorside Community Primary School.

Well Baby Clinic (free, run by the health service), Drop in session. Wednesdays, 9-10.30am. Creations Community Children’s Centre, 01422 434006.

 


Sweaty Mama Halifax

Sweaty Mama Halifax is a fun and effective fitness class that let’s you bond with your baby whilst burning fat!  Suitable for ALL levels of fitness, for ages 6 weeks to four-years-old. Get fit, meet other mums and have fun. £35 for a six-week block booking.

  • Sweaty Mama, various venues throughout Calderdale. Phone 07894 025318.