Children’s Activities in Marlow
A list of groups and activities for parents & children in Marlow, from pregnancy onwards. PLEASE CONFIRM DAYS & TIMES BEFORE ATTENDING!
Activities are listed in approximate order age suitability. Missing anything? Let us know!
6 months to pre-school.
Baby & Toddlers Group at Sea Cadets Hall, Wethered Road.
See website for dates and times etc.Diddy Disco is an active music class for babies & young children with singing along to nursery rhymes & action songs followed by dancing to Doodah/Party Songs & Pop Songs. Parents can join in or just watch whilst Dave The Disco engages with the childrenCartoons and a Bubble Machine are on for the first 15 minutes and Singing and Dancing follows for around 40 minutes. Dave allows parents to chat or join in as there are no set rules. There is free tea, coffee, juice & biscuits available.
Water Babies Swimming Classes
From birth – 4 years when course starts
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday mornings, various times. Crowne Plaza, Marlow.
Contact: 01869 325499
Email: chasethatfishy @ waterbabies.co.uk
Teddies Music Club
0 – 5 years. Let your children learn and enjoy music at our lively, informal sessions. With live music, finger rhymes, action songs, percussion instruments, story songs, colouring pictures and a biscuit at the end! It’s great fun for children and adults alike. Mondays 2pm and Wednesdays 10 & 11am Wesley Hall, Methodist Church, Off Spittal Street
Contact: 01628 671146 or 01628 639878
Email: claire @ ross-masson.freeserve.co.uk
Bounce & Rhyme
You and your child can share the Bounce and Rhyme experience joining in with others and reciting simple songs and nursery rhymes. It is an excellent opportunity for children to mix socially with others of their own age. You can pick up tips for sharing rhymes with your child at home. Friday 10.30am-11am is for walkers/under 5’s, and 11.15am-11.45am is for babies. Free to attend and no booking required More details on the Library website
6 weeks – 4 years. Creative and highly interactive mini productions for the very young. With original backing soundtracks and sound effects, fabulous songs, happy claps and rhymes, making music magic for all the family. Held at Sea Cadets Hut and Pugin Rooms, St Peters Church – see website for dates
Contact: Phone Kerraleigh 07866 656 366
Little Kickers Football Training
18 months – 7 years. Groups for varying ages and times, see website for details. Tue+Fri: Court Garden Leisure Centre, Higginson Park
Sat: William Borlase Grammer School, West Street
Rugby Tots Play Programme
2 – 7 years. Rugbytots is a specifically designed play programme using the multiple skills of Rugby to create a fun and enjoyable environment whilst developing basic core motor skills.Maria Nolan, 0845 313 3259, email@example.com
Classes on Saturday and Sunday mornings at the Court Garden Leisure Centre for 2 to 7year olds.
Crafty Cooks Cookery Group
A cookery group for children aged 2.5yrs upwards.
Here at Crafty Cooks we believe that a love of cooking and an ability to do so is an important skill that every child should have. That is why we start to teach children from as young as 2.5 years old, how to cook a whole range of delicious, nutritious dishes. Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays morning and afternoon. Termtime only.
Contact: Anna Oliver on 07789 408869 or 01628 476670
Email: anna @ craftycooks.co.uk
Louise Parkes School of Dance Ballet
Louise Parkes School of Dance Ballet classes from 3 years old to over 60s. Daytime and evening classes for beginners to intermediate level held in central Marlow. Feel inspired to dance – with ballet there is no better way to develop healthy muscles, improve balance, poise and posture.
Contact: Louise Parkes, a Royal Academy of Dance teacher on 07785 774087
Email: parkes.louise @ gmail.com
St Peter’s School, Prospect Road, SL7 2PJ.
Ages 4 to 16.
Perform Drama Workshops
4 – 12 years , All Saints Church Hall
Perform is a different type of drama school. We use a unique mix of drama, dance and singing specially formulated to bring out every child’s true potential. Classes are kept small to ensure lots of individual attention by our experienced teachers – hand-picked for their warmth, energy and professionalism.
Check website for latest dates and times.
enquiries @ perform.org.uk 0845 400 4000
Early Stages (for ages 4-6yrs) These 90 minute sessions include 30 mins each of singing, dance and drama per week. The classes build kids confidence and develop life skills while they have fun and meet new friends. Perfect for little ones with big imaginations.
Main School (for ages 6-18yrs) run for three hours each week, where kids do one hour each of singing, dancing and acting. Taught by professional teachers, this school is ideal for those who wish to pursue a career in the arts or simply learn new skills while having fun!Marlow Church of England Infant School, Sandygate Road. Fees payable on a per term basis.