Weekly Classes & Groups (0-5 years)


Baby classes, baby groups, playgroups, toddler classes, toddler groups, preschool classes and preschool groups Macclesfield, Knutsford, Congleton, Sandbach, Wilmslow, Poynton, Alderley Edge, Prestbury and surrounding areas

There are so many things to do with kids in Cheshire so if you know of any other classes, groups, days out etc which are not already listed, or would like to feature in the list, please contact us here.

Parents, Bumps & Babies Drop in runs alongside the Well Baby Clinic from Monday from 9.30 – 11.30am (please note the Well Baby Clinic

finishes at 11am).

Babes in arms welcome – come and have a cuppa, a chat with other parents and weigh your little one.

Mother Nature Sanctuary, 104 Palmerston St, Bollington, SK10 5PW

01625 363073


Give your child a GREAT start! 

FUN, EDUCATIONAL & AWARD-WINNING music classes near you for babies, toddlers & pre-schoolers.  We run classes across Cheshire every day. 

Your little one’s confidence, creativity and co-ordination will flourish with our fun, quality music sessions.

This is a crucial time in your Little One’s early development, so it’s the perfect opportunity to enjoy the benefits of our multi-sensory music classes, specially created to nurture and enhance EVERY child’s development.

Book your nearest class today here.

01270 884583


Baby Ballet – Poynton

Our team of lovely teachers teach lots of babyballet stars each week in our babyballet dance classes including ballet and tap for little boys and girls.

Monday 9:30AM – Tinies (ages 18mths-3years) – 35 minutes – The Centre (107 Park Lane, Poynton SK12 1RB)

Monday 10:15AM – Movers (ages 3+) – The Centre (107 Park Lane, Poynton SK12 1RB)

Monday 11:30AM – Tots (ages 6mths-18mths) – 30 minutes – The Centre (107 Park Lane, Poynton SK12 1RB)

T: Miss Betty – 07399 472449

Babies Together

A group for babies and their parents to engage in floor play using a range of sensory and other resources. Share experiences and advice with other parents and professionals in a fun and stimulating environment.

Monday 10-11.30

Oakenclough Children’s Centre, Colshaw Drive, Wilmslow SK9 2PZ

T: 01625 374 180


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Baby Massage – Holmes Chapel Library

Learn to massage your baby from our qualified massage instructors. Helps to relive colic and relax baby and parent.

For more information on the dates for this 4 week course, please contact Congleton Childrens Centre on 01260 371 061.

Holmes Chapel Library, London Road, Holmes Chapel, CW4 7AP

T: 01260 371 061

Baby Massage

IAIM Baby Massage courses in Poynton, Hazel Grove and Bramhall. Suitable from birth to 10 months. To soothe, nurture and bond with your baby. All baby’s noises and states welcomed in class.

The Centre, 107 Park Lane, Poynton, Cheshire. SK12 1JA

Mondays 12-1.30pm – please check with course provider for dates and details of next course.

T: Suzanne – 07738 564666


Bloom Baby – Nurturing Little Ones from Birth to Beyond

The most talked about Baby Classes in the Region and growing across the U.K.!

We are passionate about Babies and Mothers well-being and aim to provide friendly, fun classes to promote both bonding and babies development.

Caterpillar Club 0-6m and Busy Bees 6m-15m

Classes held in Sandbach. Mottram St Andrews and Knutsford

T: 07784 363132

Bumps, Babies and Toddlers Playgroup – Holmes Chapel Methodist Church

We have lots of toys, crafts, snacks, tea, coffee and a few songs.

And all this for just £1.50 and only 50p for each additional sibling.

Monday’s 9:30 to 11:00am term time only.

Holmes Chapel Methodist Church, 4 Hawthorn Villas, Holmes Chapel, Crewe CW4 7AR

T: 01477 532564

Caterpillar Music

Give your child a head-start with our weekly music classes which use exciting themes, colourful instruments and baby safe puppets to encourage creative learning.

Monday – 0 to 36 months


Wilmslow Parish Centre, The Carrs, Cliff Road  Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 4AA

Monday – 18 months-4 years


Wilmslow Parish Centre, The Carrs, Cliff Road  Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 4AA

T: 0870 199 90 90



Childminder Drop In

A drop in session for local childminders and children.

Mondays 9.30-11.30 during term time


Hurdsfield Childrens Centre, Hulley Road, Macclesfield SK10 2LW

T: 01625 378081

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Cross Street Parent & Toddler Group

A wide range of play equipment for toddlers including: bouncy castle, ball pool, large play blocks, slide, play house and small world toys

£2 per family

Mondays 1.30-3pm during term time

Congleton Pentecostal Church, Cross Street, Congleton, CW12 1HQ

T: 01260 273635


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Diddi Dance – Sandbach and Congleton

Diddi dance classes are designed to help your toddler enhance their coordination and rhythm. We are here to nurture their natural love of movement in a structured yet relaxed 45-minute class.

Monday 10:00am Age 1.5 – 4.5

Elworth Scout Hut, School Lane , Sandbach, Cheshire, CW113HU

Wednesday 10:15am Age 1.5 – 4.5

Congleton Football Club, 5 Ivy Gardens, Congleton CW12 4GA

T: Laura – 07545 194639

Energi Toddlers

Our Toddler Sessions provide under 5s and their parents, guardians, nannies or grandparents specific sessions they can enjoy entertainment and physical activity together.

£4 Toddlers and £4 Adults

Monday to Friday 10am-11am and 1pm-2pm

Each Toddler Session is 1 hour.

Energi Trampoline Park, Epsom Avenue, Handforth, Wilmslow, SK9 3PW

T: 0161 672 6799 

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Exercise with Baby

Exercise with baby is a unique postnatal exercise and recovery program, that really works at getting mummy fit, strong and toned. All while Baby is fully included throughout our entire routines!

Monday – 9.45am

Level 2 (6 – 16months)

The Wesley Centre, Sandbach Methodist Church, Wesley Avenue, CW11 1DG

Monday – 11.00am

Level 1 (7/8 weeks – 7 months)

The Wesley Centre, Sandbach Methodist Church, Wesley Avenue, CW11 1DG

Mondays – 1.15pm

Mixed Level (7/8 weeks – 16 months)

The New Life Church, Danesford Community Centre, West Rd, Congleton, Cheshire East, CW12 4EY

T: 07966 223396

Gruff Outdoor Learning Play Group

Our weekly Gruff’s Mini Farmers sessions are for babies, toddlers and preschool children. Activities include meeting and learning about our animals, harvesting and planting, painting and creative crafts and free playtime.

Mondays and Wednesdays 10-11.30

Also offers childrens party packages.

Messuage Farm, Messuage Lane, Marton, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 9HS

T: 07729 825082

Little Fishes Parents & Tots Group 

Held in our Winterley church building.A time of relaxation and chat whilst the young children mix and play within a friendly, safe environment.

Monday 10-11.45 during term time

Wheelock Heath Baptist Church Hassall Rd, Winterley, Sandbach CW11 4RJ

Little Lambs Baby & Toddler Group

Monday 10-11.45 during term time

£1 per family

Langley Methodist Chapel Church Hall Cockhall Lane Langley

T: 01260 252009

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Little Strikers at Wilmslow Football Academy

Children are never too young to start learning how to play football and interact with other children as well as the coaches. This is a totally unique introduction to the most popular team sport in the world.

Mondays 10.00 – 11.00 during term time

18 months to 4 years old

Parish Hall (The Carrs Car Park), Cliff Road SK9 4AA

T: Erik 07792 791382

Little Superstars Multi Sports – Knutsford and Wilmslow

Multi sport sessions for children from walking age to five for over ten years. Every week, the children are given the opportunity to experience one of our 18 different sports that we have to offer.

Mondays – 9.30-10.20

Wilmslow Leisure Centre, Station Rd, Wilmslow, SK9 1BU

Mondays – 11-11.50

Knutsford Methodist Church Hall, princess street, Knutsford, WA16 6BY

T: 01925 555859



Friendly mum & baby exercise classes in Wilmslow run by postnatal fitness specialist.

Mondays 11am-12noon

Wilmslow United Reform Church, Chapel Lane, Wilmslow, SK9 1PR

T: 07736061546

Mummy and Me – Rawle School of Dance and Performing Arts

Dance, sing and mime with your little one and watch them grow.

For boys and girls aged 3 and under.

Monday 10:00am-10:25am

Tuesday 10:00am-10:25am

Rawle School of Dance and Performing Arts, Studio 9, Brookside Mill, Brook Street, Macclesfield, SK11 7AA

T: 077020 666 22


Mums & Tots

Friendly drop in group

£1.50 per family

Mondays 9.30-11.15 during term time

Prestbury Village Hall, 45 Macclesfield Rd, Prestbury, Macclesfield

T: 01625 829712

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My Babytime Sing & Social

An action packed music & movement class. Suitable from 12 weeks to 4 years. No booking required just drop in.

£5 for 1 Adult and 1 Child and 50p per extra adult/child attending

Monday 9.30 – 11.55

New Life Church, West Road, Congleton, CW12 4EY

T: 07590 025253

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Oasis Baby and Toddler Group

Oasis is a group for children under five years of age and their parents and carers.

£25 per family per term

We meet on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10.00am to 11:30am at term time.

St Johns Knutsford & Toft, Church Hill, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 6DH

T:01565 755160


Open the Door Rhyme Time and Bubbles

30 minutes sensory RhymesTime & Bubbles sessions in Macclesfield. Suitable for tiny babies through to pre-schoolers.

£2 per child per session, £1 siblings

Monday 10:30am

The Hope Centre, Park Green, Macclesfield

T: 07553 566070

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Open the Door Baby Sensory Class

Baby sensory classes Macclesfield.

Monday 2pm

Wednesday 11am

Tytherington Family Worship Church 57 Sandwich Dr, Macclesfield SK10 2UD

T: Ruth – 075535 66070

Playaway Toddler Group

Our long running and highly popular toddler group. Crafts, singing, stories and lots of playing.

Mondays 9.30-11.30 during term time

Poynton Baptist Church, Poynton SK12 1RE

T: 01625 859036

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Pre School Gymnastics – Sandbach Gymnastics

Classes operate on weekday mornings and afternoons for pre-school age boys and girls. The classes are taught by qualified coaches with the emphasis placed on learning basic gymnastics and fun. 2-4 years. Courses run for 6 weeks. Gymnast Insurance is required

Monday 1-1.45 and 1.45 to 2.30

Sandbach Gymnastics, Millbuck Park, Millbuck Way, Sandbach, Cheshire CW11 3HT

T: 01270 767491

Rainbow Tots

Informal parent and toddler group. 

£1 per child

Mondays 9.30-11.30 during term time

Calvary Church, 2 Merebrook Road, Macclesfield SK11 8RH

T: 01625 615115

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Mondays 2.30-3pm during term time 


Macclesfield Library, Jordangate, Macclesfield SK10 1EE

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Rugbytots SE Cheshire & Staffordshire Moorlands

Our fun, structured play sessions take children on a journey of sporting imagination with engaging and energetic coaches.

Runs daily classes in Macclesfield, Poynton, Congleton and Biddulph.

T: 0345 313 6720

School in the Woods

The sessions include snacks, free exploration of our garden area and a ringtime session. We are completely outdoors so please dress for the weather. We also have use of our sheltered areas and our very cosy bell tent!

Monday 10.00-11.45

Davenport Methodist Church, Holmes Chapel Road, CW12 4SS

T: 07748637847

Songs & Rhymes for Toddlers

20 minute songs & rhymes sessions for babies, pre-schoolers and parents/carers.

Mondays 9.30 and 10.15 during term time

£1.50 per session

Wilmslow Methodist Church, Kings Close, Water Lane, Wilmslow, SK9 5AR

T: 01625 528 892

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Sounds Right Phonics

Sounds Right Phonics Classes for Kids provide fun, high energy classes which teach early phonics skills to children aged 1-4 years.
Monday – Planet Play Knutsford
9.45-10.30 – Mini Sounds Right
10.45-11.30 – Preschool Sounds Right
T: 0800 612 2306

Stay and Play

Our sessions include messy play, art and craft, painting, imaginative play, sing songs and much more!

Under 2’s focus play area will be on offer

Mondays 9.15-10.45am

Congleton and Holmes Chapel Children’s Centre, New Street, Congleton CW12 3AH

T: 01260 371061



Mondays 2.30-3pm during term time 


Handforth Library, Wilmslow Rd, Handforth SK9 3ES

T: 01625 378272

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Mondays 10.30-11 during term time 


Sandbach Library, The Commons, Sandbach CW11 1FJ

T: 01270 375355

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Mondays 11-11.30 during term time 


Wilmslow Library, South Dr, Wilmslow SK9 1NW

T: 01625 374060

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Sweaty Mama

Sweaty Mama is a unique and effective way to exercise with your child.

Classes locally on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays in various locations.

T – Georgina – 07487 729847

Tiny Talk – Bollington

Learn to communicate with your baby before they can speak, at an award-winning TinyTalk baby signing class.

Monday 11.15-12.15 Toddler talking – confident walkers to pre school

Monday 12.30-1.30 – Baby Signing – Babies – birth to 18 months

Bollington Arts Centre Wellington Road Bollington

T: 07941 904033

Toddler Sense

Toddler Sense introduces a whole new world of adventure for toddlers and children. The main emphasis is on mobility, excitement and adventure in this fast-moving, action-packed programme.

Classes in Poynton, Macclesfield and Wilmslow on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays

Call Rachel on 07508 016 600



Trinity Tots 

Trinity Tots welcomes preschoolers and their carers for a morning of fun activities.

Mondays 9.30-11 during term time 

£1 per family

Holy Trinity Church, Hurdsfield

T: 01625 424587

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Turtle Tots

At Turtle Tots our aim is to create a lifelong love of water.

Classes in Wilmslow, Knutsford and Macclesfield.

T: 07720 842190

Water Babies

The Water Babies programme consists of seventeen 10 week chapters and we teach little ones from birth to four years old –  most parents/babies stay with us right the way through and then progress to the local mainstream sessions.

Daily Sessions in various local venues.

T: 01270 611111.