British Motor Museum – Mini Motorists
Enjoy the Museum’s special under 5’s activity mornings. Every monthly Monday session has a theme, with activities, stories and always play time. Come and discover the world’s largest collection of historic British cars with your toddler. Museum opens at 10:00, Mini Motorists runs from 10:30 to 12:00 with time afterwards to explore the Museum.
At the current time Mini Motorists is running online.
Enjoy exploring the Forest School, fresh air and feeling the dirt! Get stuck into the digging pit, mixing mud for painting and cooking in the mud kitchen. Look out for mini beasts in the deadwood piles, find natural resources to build mini dens and create nature crafts. Have a go toasting a marshmallow then try out the new Tippy Tap, our foot operated hand washing invention! Early years sessions every Thursday in term time. Take part in activities for Under 5’s. £7 per child. Additional sessions for children aged 2 – 8 on Saturdays.
Diamond Swim Academy
Diamond Duckling classes for younger children from absolute beginners. Staff promote skill and quality as future success and swimming progression will only come from perfected Learn To Swim skills.
Imaginative play classes for Under 5s. Transport children into the wonderful world of their imagination using a combination of props, movement, puppets and music! Our lively classes engage children in both life and learning, increasing their understanding of the world, while developing personal skills such as confidence, self-awareness, communication, language and creative thinking.
Rebecca (Solihull) Rebecca@dramatots.co.uk, 07810815114 /Cat (Balsall Common) Cat@dramatots.co.uk, 07532769095
Fun, educational and award winning music classes daily in Solihull, Shirley, Dickens Heath & Dorridge. Your little one's confidence, creativity and co-ordination will flourish with our fun, quality music session. Classes from baby up to Preschool, with special multisensory courses for tiny babies.
Solihull Young Dancers
Ballet classes for children aged from 2 ½ years and tap classes from 4 years on Saturday mornings at St Helen’s Church in Solihull. Our lessons focus on strong technique whilst retaining an element of fun to keep the pupils engaged at all times.
Tel: 07722 732678
Safe Space Support Group
Do you care for a child with additional needs? Safe Space is a Solihull-based support group for parents/carers of children with additional needs such as ASD, ADHD, sensory issues or SEND. It’s a ‘Safe Space’ to chat, get advice, laugh, cry and make new friends. Monthly meetings – Thurs pm & Tues am in Solihull.
Tel: Gina 07807 141 815 or Emma 07931 968 133
Stagecoach – Mini Stages
Stagecoach Mini Stages (for 2-4 year olds) 45 Minute Classes are a fun and exciting way for you and your child to actively experience the performing arts in a comfortable, relaxed and safe environment. Saturday morning classes at Tudor Grange Upper School.
Tel: 0121 745 4007
Tiny Toddler Tennis is a fun and engaging programme for 2-3 year olds. The sessions use parental involvement to help introduce tennis based movement and coordination.
Toddler Tennis Tykes classes are for 3-5 year olds. It doesn’t matter if your child has never played before, these lessons are a great way to have fun and get active. Throw, catch and move whilst developing tennis specific shots.
Contact: Jess Mapp 07870168794
Award winning Twirling Toddlers offer dance and movement classes for your little ones from 10 months old and upwards. Movement & sensory for babies, Ballet, Tap & Modern based classes for toddlers and upwards. All our dance classes are taught in an interactive, fun and exciting way, designed to help your little ones to develop in lots of different ways! In 2014 we won ‘Best New Activity’ with Whats on for Junior awards ,and in 2015 & 2016 we were finalists for “Best Local Activity”.
Local Mum of two boys and editor of Raring2go! in Solihull and South Warwickshire.