COVID-19 UPDATE (March 2021): You can find a ‘rough guide’ of baby to pre-school classes here. The info in the Weekly Activities sections will be updated in due course as playgroups re-open and classes return to normal.
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If you run a relevant activity or business that’s not listed yet (or if you’re a parent with a recommendation) please feel free to get in touch with details.
Basic listings are free, information on upgraded listings (with up to 200 words, social media links & photos) can be found here.
Kibblesworth Village Millennium Centre, Grange Terrace, Kibblesworth, Gateshead, NE11 0XN
Tel: 0191 411 1193
Mondays 9.30 – 11am
Tuesdays 1.30 – 3pm
Fridays 1.30 – 3pm
Fell Rd, Springwell Village, Gateshead, NE9 7RP
Tel: 0191 416 2630
Sit and ride toys, tunnels, tents, home corner, baby area. Drink and snack for each child. Parties and events.
St John’s Church, Church Rd, Low Fell, Gateshead NE9 5RD
Interactive play with creative/craft area. Song time, drink and snack for toddlers. Small friendly group run by volunteers. New toddlers always welcome however we do have a waiting list. If you are interested please contact Cath on 07504512918.
£2 (+50p siblings).
Birth – 3 years.
Wesley Memorial Methodist Church, The Crescent, 557 Durham Rd , Low Fell, NE9 5EY
Mondays 9.30 – 11.30am
Wednesdays 9.30 – 11.30am
Closed from 25th Feb 2020 for building maintenance, re-opens 9th March
The Whitehills Centre, Whitehills Drive, Whitehills, Gateshead, NE10 8XU
From arts and craft to story time, our parent and toddler group is well a established group run by a team of local volunteers. Parents are welcome to come along with children from 0-4 years and enjoy a playful and exciting morning.
£1.50 (+50p siblings)
Mondays 9.45 – 11.30am
Main Hall, Ryton Community Centre, Old Ryton Village, Ryton, NE40 3QP
Tel: 0191 413 1929
Mini Montessori is a Montessori inspired parent, baby and toddler group for 0 – 4 year olds. We offer a range of Montessori activities, messy play, song time and a cosy baby section.
£2 per child 6 months – 4 years.
£1 per additional child.
Under 6 months free.
Mondays 1.30 – 2.30pm
Term time only, from 6th Jan
Wrekenton Hub, High Street, Wrekenton, Gateshead, NE9 7JR
Tel: 0191 433 6300
An opportunity for parents/carers to spend quality time with their toddlers, including songs, stories, rhymes, crafts and messy play.
Free but booking recommended.
Suitable from walking to starting nursery.