Toddler Groups & Activities

Beckington Toddlers
Baptist Church, Frome Road, Beckington BA11 6TD
Tel: Mrs Bran 01373 830597
Tuesday 2.00 – 3.30 pm drop-in


The Bridge Children’s Centre – getset services
Wyville Road, Frome BA11 2BN
Tel: 01373 467473 Contact: Anna Garrett
Email: getset-mendip@somerset.gov.uk
Website: www.getsetsomerset.gov.uk

Mondays – ‘Pandas Post Natal Group’ First Monday in the month 12.30 – 2.30.A support group for parents who suffer from Pre or Post Natal Depression, anxiety, low mood or struggling with parenthood. Informal, non-judgemental peer to peer support.
For more info. visit facebook.com/FromePandasSupportGroup
Tuesdays 9am – 11am  Stay & Play at Vallis Community Room Bring your toddlers along to play at this ‘drop in’ session. Craft, singing, stories and fun! Term time only. £1 per family.
Wednesdays 9.30am—11.30am Jack in The Box Toy Library Come and find out what is available for your children from your Toy Library £2 per family
Thursdays 10.00am—12.00pm Dumplings Drop in for parents with babies under 18 months old. Stay and Play and singing for babies £1 per family .
Thursdays 11.00am—1.00pm Healthy Child Clinic Health Visitor Clinic drop in for parents of children up to 4 years old. (You can contact Health Visitors on 03003 230118)
Fridays 9.00am—12.00pm Messy Monsters Childminding network support group

The Key Centre – getset services

Feltham Lane, Frome BA11 5AJ
Tel: 01373 453371 Contact: Anna Garrett
Email: getset-mendip@somerset.gov.uk
Website: www.getsetsomerset.gov.uk

Mondays 9.30—11am Rain or Shine Child-minders  Child-minding network support group.
Tuesdays- 1pm—3pm Bumps and Babes– a Stay and Play drop in for parents with babies under 18 months old, alongside the Health Visitor Clinic where you can get your baby weighed.
 10am—11.30pm Breastfeeding Group Get help and support and have a good chat with other breastfeeding mums!
Fridays 9.30am—11.00am Room to Play Come and join in the activities at this friendly group.
 Please contact The Bridge on 01373 467473 if you would like to book a place

 


Doodlebug club

Childrens art & craft group 10-15-11.15 at St Catherines Hall
Park road, Frome. Refreshments included- real coffee & homemade cake!
To book a place contact:
Morag@doodlebugclub.com
Tel-07986847849
www.facebook.com/DoodlebugClub


Enigma Pottery Classes
15 Vicarage Street, Frome
Contact: Jenny Barton
Tel: 01373 452079
email: jbarton@enigmapottery.co.uk
w
ebsite: www.potterybath.co.uk

Children’s pottery classes are held on Mondays and Tuesdays from 4pm – 5pm. The fee is £45 for a 6 week block plus a charge for fired work based on weight. Jenny also offers pottery parties.


Frome Breastfeeding Group run by La Leche League Frome

11.15-12:45pm  at The Scout Hut, Welshmill Lane, Frome. Breastfeeding Support Group with excellent support from experienced LLL Leader Veryan.
Contact: Veryan Conn
Tel: 07794 678802, or 01373 812481 or just drop in.


Hidden Woods – ‘Saplings’ Outdoor Toddler Group

Based in an 80 acre private woodland with wonderful purpose-built bushcraft/Forest School camps. We are located directly off the A36 next to the Bath Lodge Castle Hotel, approximately 10 mins from Frome by car. Our toddler groups run every Tuesday and Friday morning (9am-10.30am and 11am – 12.30pm each day). These magical sessions include woodland crafts, campfire cooking, free play and singing. Sessions must be pre-booked in advance via the website, but there is no minimum commitment.

We also offer birthday parties, family mornings, overnight family camps and much more!

www.hiddenwoods.co.uk / 01373 823832


Jo Jingles
Pre-school music & movement club for babies and toddlers from 3months – 5yrs. £5 per child including soft play!
9.45am – 10.15am at Junction 21 Soft Play Centre.
Tel: 01225 760088
Email: jjwestwilts@gmail.com
Website: www.jojingles.com/westwiltshire


Junction 21 Soft Play Centre – SEN group
Graphic House Station Approach, Frome BA11 1RE
On the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 5pm – 7pm we run a session specifically for children with Autism/Aspergers or any other special need and their siblings/families to have full use of Junction 21 without non special needs children around. The children can play and have fun in a relaxed atmosphere and the kitchen is open with a full menu available too.  Parents can meet members of the C.A.O.T team (Children’s Autistic Outreach Team) who are on hand for advice, give visual aids or just for a chat.  We have several families turn up every month and the atmosphere is lovely.  If you would like your child to come along or need more details please email Lisa.coles@yahoo.co.uk.
Tel: 01373 453670
Website: www.junction21.co.uk



 

Little Cuckoo’s Baby & Toddler Group
We run a baby and toddler group every Tuesday during term time from 10am – 11.30am. We are just outside of Frome in Corsley and literally takes a 5 minute car journey from Asda.We offer a wonderful countryside setting with plenty of outdoor space and we really would like to encourage new families to our weekly toddler group.

We ask for a donation of £1.50 per family and to bring your own healthy snack that we can all share and perhaps try something new. Lizzie runs our Baby & Toddler Group with her son Charlie and provides lots of fun activities for all to enjoy from painting, making, singing to playing outside on the pre-schools wonderful outside play equipment.

Please feel free to just pop along and join in the fun, or for more information please email  littlecuckoostoddlers@hotmail.co.uk


National Childbirth Trust (NCT)
Enquires: 0300 330 0700
email: frome@nct.org.uk
website: www.nct.org.uk/branches/frome
Go to the website to find details of current courses & events.


Nunney Pre School & Toddler Group
Catch Road, Nunney, Frome Somerset, BA11 4NE
Tel 01373 836353
Pre-School:  Tue Wed Thurs & Fri 8.45am-2.45pm
Toddler Group: Mon 8.45am – 11.45am
nunneypreschool@btinternet.com


Owl Babies – Leigh on Mendip Baby & Toddler Group
Memorial Hall, Leigh on Mendip, Radstock BA3 5QH
Tuesday 9.30 – 11.30 am term time only
Tel: Emma Brooks 01373 813630
Email: owlbabiespreschool@yahoo.com
Website: www.owlbabies.info


 

Parent, Baby and Toddler swimming

Lunchtime swimming sessions designed for little ones to bond with their parents/carers. This is a public drop in swimming session that does not need to be pre booked. Term time only. Tuesdays 1pm – 2pm, Wednesdays 2pm – 3pm, Fridays 1pm – 3pm. Adults £3.90 Juniors £2.60 Under 5’s Swim FREE.
Frome Leisure Centre, Princess Anne Road, Frome, Somerset.
Website: www.avalonleisure.co.uk
Tel: 01373 465446

Waterbabies

We provide specialist award winning baby and toddler swimming classes in Frome (Harry’s Hydro) We have a unique partnership with the national Governing body of swimming, the ASA, and provide classes from birth to 4 years.
Tel: 01793 337118 or 01249 248863
Email: bubba@waterbabies.co.uk
Website: www.waterbabies.co.uk.


Sing-a-Ling Music & Movement

Sing-a-ling is a music and movement group designed to promote confidence, communication and listening skills in pre-school children. Sessions are relaxed and welcoming to all. sessions cost £4 and are drop-in with no need to book.

Sing-a-ling runs on Wednesdays at 10.30-11.15am in Trinity Church Hall and on Thursdays at 10-11am in Christ Church Hall, Park Road.
 Tel: 07828 836637
Email: sing-a-ling@hotmail.co.uk
 Please call or email for more information or go to www.facebook/pages/sing-a-ling.


Toddler Time and Baby Boogie at Frome Library
Justice Lane, Frome
Tel: 01373 462215
email: frolib@somerset.gov.uk
Songs,rhymes, stories and a follow-up activity for pre-school children.
Tuesdays 11am – 11.30am ‘Baby Boogie Rhyme Time’ session for babies 12 months and under and their accompanying carers. This is a relaxed, social 30 minute session of rhymes and songs. Fridays 11am – 11.30am ‘Toddler Time’.
Both sessions are free and carry on all year round during holiday and term time. Drop in for more information.


Trinity Toddlers

Trinity Church Hall, Trinity Street, Frome BA11 3DW
Tel: 01373 453425
Mondays and Fridays , 10.00am – 12pm
http://www.holytrinityfrome.info


Water Confidence

A friendly family session to develop children’s and babies water confidence. An ASA qualified instructor will be in the water to give parents/carers advice. Again, this is a public drop in swimming session that does not need to be pre booked. Mondays 1pm – 3pm and Wednesdays 12.30pm – 2pm.
£3.10 per adult, Under 5’s Swim Free
Frome Leisure Centre, Princess Anne Road, Frome, Somerset
Website: www.avalonleisure.co.uk
Tel: 01373 465446


Wendyhouse Music
Every Tuesdy at The Cheese & Grain , Frome
Wendyhouse Music – Where music is child’s play! Sing, Dance, Move and Play Today – Music & Movement classes for children from 3 months to 5 years in B&NES and Frome.
For up to date details contact
Wendy Steele, Wendyhouse Music
whmclasses@gmail.com
07901 521387

 

 Happy World Guru- Childrens Yoga
the hub, opposite scout hall, coleford somerset
3-5 yr olds 4.45-5.20pm 6-11 yr olds 5.25-6pm
Wednesdays, booking required as limited spaces, pay weekly £3.50 per child For further details visit website or facebook. lotusfountain@yahoo.co.uk>
happyworld.guru

Mamadoo

Post Natal Pelvic Floor & Core Restore class  Frome on Wednesdays & Fridays at 11.15am from the HUBnub Centre, Whittox Lane, Frome
Plus, a Baby Massage course from the Canoe Club, Market Yard, Frome on Tuesdays at 11.15am
For more information contact
Kirsty Doonan
Post Natal Health & Fitness Specialist
www.ptme.biz
07788 100629


 

Frome Parents

For more information on whts going on in Frome for toddlers
www.fromeparents.co.uk