Here’s a guide to pre-school classes you can just drop in to – handy to know!

Some of these classes and groups don’t run in the holidays – check the What’s On page for day by day listings or contact the provider before visiting.

Monday

Little Smashers Toddler Group

St Francis Prep School, Letchworth
9:30 am - 10:30 am
UNIQUE PARENT TODDLER SESSIONS specifically designed to develop your child’s language and music skills. Taught by specialist teachers. Monday 9.15-9.30am starting with a musical warm up followed by a mini [...] Read More
Language & Signing | Just Turn Up

Our Lady’s Toddler Group

Our Lady’s Catholic Church, Hitchin
9:30 am - 11:15 am
Toddler Group for pre school children with toys, snacks and singing. Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Just Turn Up

Cheeky Cherubs Baby & Toddler Group – Stevenage

Chells Park Pavillion, Stevenage
9:45 am - 11:15 am
We are a baby & toddler group called Cheeky Cherubs.  We meet every Monday morning (term time only) at Chells Pavilion, Gresley Way, Stevenage. We have crafts, role play, baby [...] Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Advance Booking

Bounce & Giggle Stay & Play

Fairfield Park Hall, Fairfield Park
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Stay and play sessions at Fairfield Community Hall take place every Monday and Tuesday. Sessions often run in the school holidays too! Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Just Turn Up

Parent & Baby Swimming

Hitchin Swimming Centre, Hitchin
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Parent and baby swimming session with singing and toys. Read More
Sport | Just Turn Up

NCT Nature Tots

Norton Common, Letchworth Garden City
10:30 am - 11:30 am
This group is hosted by two enthusiastic and energetic hosts; Glyn and Alexa. Each session will start with a warming sing along and will then be followed by a nature [...] Read More
Science & Nature | Just Turn Up

Parent & Toddler Swimming

Hitchin Swimming Centre, Hitchin
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Parent and baby swimming session with singing and toys. Read More
Sport | Just Turn Up

NCT Baldock Bumps and Babies

Tapps Garden Centre, Baldock
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
This is a friendly group for expectant / new mums (bumps to prewalkers) . If you would like to get to know other new or expectant mums in the area, [...] Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Just Turn Up

Tuesday

Playbox Toddlers

Hitchin Christian Centre (HCC), Hitchin
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Baby and Toddler group suitable for pre school children. Lots of toys, snacks for children and parents and ends with a singing session. Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Just Turn Up

Angels Support Group

Oughton Children’s Centre, Hitchin
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Support group for parents/carers of children with ADHD and/or an Autistic Spectrum Condition. Runs every week in term time only. Read More
Support & Advice | Just Turn Up

Bounce & Giggle Stay & Play

Fairfield Park Hall, Fairfield Park
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Stay and play sessions at Fairfield Community Hall take place every Monday and Tuesday. Sessions often run in the school holidays too! Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Just Turn Up

Holy Saviour Baby and Toddler Club

Holy Saviour Church, Hitchin
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Baby and toddler group that runs weekly. There’s paint, craft, imaginative play, physical activities and a reading corner when a quiet time is needed. New children are always welcome along [...] Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Just Turn Up

Tilehouse Toddlers

Tilehouse Street Baptist Church Hall, Hitchin
10:00 am - 11:30 am
A group for pre-school children with play, stories and songs. There’s a large space for the children to play in and each week with toys, books, puzzles, ride-ons, crafts, story [...] Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Just Turn Up

Baby Rhyme Time

Purwell Community Room, Hitchin
10:15 am - 11:00 am
Rhyme Time session suitable for babies aged from birth to 9 months old. Runs every week in term time only. Read More
Story & Rhyme | Just Turn Up

Rhyme Time

Purwell Community Room, Hitchin
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Rhyme Time session suitable for children aged 9 months to 5 years old. Runs every week in term time only. Read More
Story & Rhyme | Just Turn Up

NCT Breastfeeding Support Drop

Holly Blue Children’s Centre, Baldock
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
At the Breastfeeding Drop-in you can: discuss your breastfeeding with a specialist ask someone to check your positioning (please remember to bring baby hungry if you would like someone to [...] Read More
Support & Advice | Just Turn Up

Toddler Tales

Hitchin Library, Hitchin
2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Toddler Tales are free 30 minute sessions for toddlers and pre-school children. The sessions are a mix of lively stories and rhymes. They’re the perfect next step from Baby Rhyme [...] Read More
Story & Rhyme | Just Turn Up

Wednesday

Caterpillars Toddler Group

Strathmore Infant School, Hitchin
9:15 am - 11:00 am
Weekly toddler group with baby play area. There’s a wide range of toys and other activities for older children too. Secure outside playground. Refreshments included. Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Just Turn Up

St Ippolyts Toddler Group

St Ippolyts Village Hall, St Ippolyts
9:15 am - 11:00 am
A small but friendly baby and toddler group suitable from birth to 4 years old. Activities includes ride on toys, an arts and crafts table, role play, climbing frame, trampoline [...] Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Just Turn Up

2 x 2 Parent & Toddler Group

Church House, Hitchin
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Toddler Group with a baby corner, weekly craft activities, and a huge variety of toys from trampolines and tricycles to role-play, dressing up and construction toys. Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Just Turn Up

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