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Birtley Children's Centre

Birtley Children's Centre

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Icon For Accessibility Accessibility Wheelchair accessible
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Birtley Children's Centre is based in the Barley Mow area of Gateshead close to Barley Mow Primary School.

 

Booking Information

Booking lines are now open. Telephone 0191 433 5052

Day

Time

Group

Description

Ages

Monday9.30-10.15amLittle Movers

Fun class for walkers - lots of fun through singing, dance nd play.

For further information on start dates and costs please contact Gemma Newton chesterlestreetanddurhamnorth@littlemovers.net

Walking to 4 years
Monday10.30-11.15amBaby Movers

Fun class for babies from birth to crawling and their grown ups. Introducing little ones to movement through the use of song, play and sensory props and a great way to meet other parents/carers.

For further information on start dates and costs please contact Gemma Newton chesterlestreetanddurhamnorth@littlemovers.net

Birth to crawling
Monday11.30am-12.15pmLittle Movers

Fun class for walkers. Lots of fun through singing, dance and play.

For further information on start dates and costs please contact Gemma Newton chesterlestreetanddurhamnorth@littlemovers.net

Walking to 4 years

Monday

1.30-3pm

Toddler Time

Toddler Time provides an opportunity for parents/carers to spend quality time with their toddlers. The sessions include songs, stories, rhymes, crafts and messy play. Activities delivered across the term help to support Children's physical, social and emotional development as well as communication and language skills. Booking is Essential.

1-3 years

Tuesday

1.30-2.30pm

Infant Massage

Infant massage is a 5 week course to learn massage techniques and strengthen the bond between baby and parent. The course promotes bonding, attachment, early communication and emotional wellbeing for both parent and infant. Massage is often said to help with relaxation, sleep, digestive issues, constipation, wind and colic. Infant Massage incorporates massage techniques for different stages of development. Comfy clothing is advisable and on booking please inform of any medical issues. Booking is Essential.

8 weeks to 1 year

Wednesday

1.30-3pm

Baby Time

Baby Time provides an opportunity for parents/carers to spend quality time with their baby. Experienced staff are on hand to offer advice and support to parents/carers and facilitate music, rhymes and sensory play. Booking is Essential.

Birth to 1 year

Thursday10-10.45amDiddi Dance

Diddi Dance classes are designed to help toddler enhance their co-ordination and rhythm.  They help to nurture their natural love of movement in a structured yet relaxed class.

For further information on start dates and prices please contact danimeighen@yahoo.co.uk

1.5 to 4.5 years
Thursday11.15am-12pmDiddi Dance

Diddi Dance classes are designed to help toddler enhance their co-ordination and rhythm.  They help to nurture their natural love of movement in a structured yet relaxed class.

For further information on start dates and prices please contact danimeighen@yahoo.co.uk

1.5 to 4.5 years
Thursday1.15-2.00pmJump N Jig

Jump'n Jig has been designed to help pre-schoolers develop co-ordination, self esteem and social skills through Irish dance, music and play.

For further information on start dates and prices please contact faganirishdancing@gmail.com

2 to 4 years
Friday9.30‑10.15amLittle Movers

Fun class for walkers - lots of fun through singing, dance and play.

For further information on start dates and costs please contact Gemma Newton chesterlestreetanddurhamnorth@littlemovers.net

Walking to 4 years
Friday10.30-11.15amBaby Movers

Fun class for babies from birth to crawling and their grown ups. Introducing little ones to movement through the use of song, play and sensory props and a great way to meet other parents/carers.

For further information on start dates and costs please contact Gemma Newton chesterlestreetanddurhamnorth@littlemovers.net

Birth to Crawling
Friday11.30am-12.15Little Movers

Fun class for walkers. Lots of fun through singing, dance and play.

For further information on start dates and costs please contact Gemma Newton chesterlestreetand durhamnorth@littlemovers.net

Walking to 4 years

 

Opening hours
Monday

1.30pm to 3pm

Tuesday

1.30pm to 2.30pm

Wednesday

1.30pm to 3pm


Please note that children’s centre staff are not always present at this building. 

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