Christmas is well and truly on it’s way!🎄And with the cold weather arriving, now is the perfect time to try out new baby classes. If you’re a new parent and not sure where to start, then come along to one of our Happity Little Christmas events and take your pick of FREE baby & toddler taster classes!
Come along to selected Mothercare stores from 3rd-6th December and discover what baby classes are all about. With over 5,000 classes listed on Happity, we are the nation’s experts when it comes to baby and toddler classes!
We’ve handpicked a selection of our favourites to showcase the range of classes available, including baby signing, sensory play, postnatal fitness, music & movement and baby massage. We’ve got something for everyone. Choose your free taster session from one of our fantastic event partners – including Sing & Sign, TinyTalk, Jo Jingles, Monkey Music, Boppin’ Bunnies, IAIMs Baby Massage, Sling Swing, BusyLizzy and Hartbeeps.
Read on to find out more about each of our partners and session dates. Pregnant mothers are also welcome to come along and watch. 🙂
Happity Little Christmas – Selected Stores
|Monday 3rd December||Mothercare Hayes||View timetable|
|Tuesday 4th December||Mothercare Basildon||View timetable|
|Wednesday 5th December||Mothercare Romford||View timetable|
|Thursday 6th December||Mothercare Edmonton||View timetable|
|Thursday 6th December||Mothercare Greenwich||View timetable|
Please note: these are FREE but ticketed sessions. Tickets will be available to collect in-store one hour before each class. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Spaces are strictly subject to availability, with priority given to those who’ve not yet attended other taster sessions on the day. This is a promotional event and your consent for photos will be requested.
We are delighted to be working in partnership with Mothercare to bring you a Christmas edition of our Happity Discovery Days to a selection of flagship stores around London! Kitted out with baby change facilities, comfy feeding spaces for mums and a range of in-store services, we think there is nowhere better to discover all there is to know about baby classes. 👶🏻
If you can’t make it this time, don’t worry! Sign up for our newsletter and we’ll keep you in the loop for future events. You can also follow the event on Facebook and the hashtag #happitylittlechristmas.
Visit happity.co.uk and enter your postcode to find your nearest baby and toddler classes.
Your baby is busy listening and observing you from a young age, and may start using gestures like waving hello and goodbye from as young as 7 months. Learning to sign with your child can help them communicate simple words like ‘milk’, ‘more’ and ‘tired’ before speech!
Sing & Sign is one of the UK’s most established providers of baby signing classes with over 700 locations across the country. They also have a range of books, CDs and DVDs to help you practice at home.
Find your nearest Sing & Sign class on the Happity map: https://www.happity.co.uk/sing-and-sign
With a range of language games, action songs and stories, TinyTalk offers classes for both babies and toddlers helping them to develop their communication skills from birth. They host over 500 classes a week, and are looking for practitioners to join their team.
Find your nearest TinyTalk class on the Happity map: https://www.happity.co.uk/tinytalk
Stimulate your baby’s senses and help them to develop with a sensory play class. Using light, sound and textures, they provide a wonderful close bonding experience.
Take your child on a magical, musical adventure with Hartbeeps! Using a soundtrack of original songs, remixed nursery rhymes and lullabies, you and your little one will go on a sensory sound journey. Hartbeeps provides a range of classes for newborns to pre-school, incorporating massage, yoga, sensory and imaginative play.
Find your nearest Hartbeeps class on the Happity map: https://www.happity.co.uk/hartbeeps
Music and movement classes are enjoyed by children of all ages! If you’ve not recently swotted up on nursery rhymes, these are a wonderful way to learn action songs that you can do at home. Incorporating a wide range of props and activities, there are many different national and local class providers, each bringing their own unique flavour to their classes.
Boppin’ Bunnies provides unique baby music classes led by professional musicians on real instruments. Join Natalie on her trumpet in this engaging taster class designed for babies and their siblings.
A Free Taster Session suitable for under 4s will be held at Mothercare Greenwich.
Session at 10:30am (tickets from 9.30am).
Find and book your nearest Boppin’ Bunnies class on the Happity map: https://www.happity.co.uk/boppin-bunnies
Jo Jingles offer fun, exciting and educational music and movement classes for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. With age specific classes, Jo Jingles provides the perfect opportunity to spend quality time with your child, whilst capturing their imagination and using a wide range of percussion instruments.
Find your nearest Jo Jingles class on the Happity map: https://www.happity.co.uk/jo-jingles
The Monkey Music curriculum is designed to help young children learn musicality and prepare them to learn an instrument. In this taster session, babies and young children can explore fascinating sounds, play different percussion instruments, move to the music and have a lovely bonding experience with their carer.
Find your nearest Monkey Music class on the Happity map: https://www.happity.co.uk/monkey-music
Get fit with this award-winning fun dance class with your little one in a sling / baby carrier!
A Sling Swing Taster Session will be held at Mothercare Hayes at 12.15pm (tickets from 11.15am). Please note – you must have had your postnatal check before attending this class (c. 6-8 weeks). Post C-Section mums must be at least 12 week postpartum.
Find your nearest Sling Swing class on the Happity map: https://www.happity.co.uk/sling-swing
BusyLizzy is a parenting club offering a wide range of classes and events, including postnatal fitness, yoga, music & movement and baby signing. Offering ultimate flexibility, members pay a monthly subscription fee and book into their choice of classes as they go.
Human touch is the greatest healer. Practice relaxation techniques and discover the benefits of baby massage in this session led by an IAIM Certified Instructor. The International Association of Infant Massage (IAIM) is the largest and longest standing worldwide association solely dedicated to baby massage, providing training and certification to course leaders.
Taster sessions suitable for babies under the age of 1 will be provided by Vikki’s Space Baby Massage at Mothercare Greenwich, and Emma from Baby Massage Hornchurch at Mothercare Romford. Check session times.
Find your nearest IAIM Certified Instructor.
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