Monday Playgroups

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Details are subject to change, please check directly with venues for the latest updates.

📆 Mondays, 10am-12pm
📆 Fridays, 9.30-11.30am

📌 Blaydon Youth & Community Centre, Shibdon Road, Blaydon, Gateshead, NE21 5QE
From Sep 2021

Open to all children aged 0-5 years old, with lots of fantastic, brand new equipment that we can’t wait for you to play with! Includes a healthy snack and juice for every child. Our new Community Cafe will also be open for extra refreshments and lunch options if you get peckish!

👉 £3 per child (£1.50 siblings), cash/card payments accepted.
No booking required, info & updates here.

0191 414 7849


Gateshead Children’s Centres provide support, advice and structured activities for families with children under the age of five years, with a packed program of sessions throughout the week including:

🔹Sensory Rooms 🔹Stay and Play 🔹Soft Play 🔹Baby Time 🔹Toddler Time 🔹Trike Time 🔹Well Child Clinics 🔹External Baby & Toddler Class Providers 🔹Holiday Events, and more.

Services are delivered in centres across Gateshead, in:
🔸Birtley 🔸Blaydon Winlaton 🔸Chopwell 🔸Chowdene 🔸Felling 🔸Rowlands Gill 🔸Leam Lane 🔸The Elgin Centre 🔸Tyne View Centre

Visit the Gateshead Children’s Centres Facebook Page and Website for the latest updates and a timetable of activities.

0191 433 6300
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From 6th Oct 2021

📌 Raven Valley Gym Club, Riverside Park, Delta Bank Road, Gateshead, NE11 9DJ

Raven Rascals: casual non-structured parent and toddler sessions where children can play and utilise the gym equipment, with song time and bubbles.
Soft Play: pop-up soft play, with giant soft play shapes, bouncy castles and sensory wall.
Gymnastics classes: Structured sessions from age 18 months.

👉 From £5. Call 0191 447 1720 to book.

0191 447 1720


📆 Mondays, 9.30 – 11am
📆 Tuesdays, 1.30 – 3pm
📆 Fridays, 10am – 12pm
📌 Fell Rd, Springwell Village, Gateshead, NE9 7RP
From 7th Sep 2021

Little Wonders baby and toddler group, with sit and ride toys, tunnels, tents, home corner, baby area. Drink and snack for each child. The Friday session is a twins & multiple birth playgroup.

👉 £2. No booking needed, info & updates here.

0191 416 2630
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📆 Mondays, 10-11.30am (Babba Club)
Thursdays, 9.30-11am (Boob Club)
📆 Fridays, 10.45am–12.15pm (Toddle Club)
📌 Durham Rd, Low Fell, Gateshead NE9 5AN
Term time and selected dates in holidays

Friendly, casual social groups for parents and children, with Babba Club for newborn-12 months, Toddle Club for 12 months-preschool and Boob Club a social support group for breastfeeding women.

👉 £2 for Babba/Toddle Club (Boob Club free). No booking needed.
More info and updates here for Babba Club,Toddle Club and Boob Club.


Whitehills Community Centre Playgroup

📆 Mondays, 9.30 – 11.30am
The Whitehills Centre, Whitehills Drive, Whitehills, Gateshead, NE10 8XU
Term time only, from 6th Sep 2021

A well established group run by a team of local volunteers, with toys, arts and crafts, story time and snack time.

👉 £1.50 (+50p siblings)