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IN HARPENDEN

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CURRENTLY ON FACEBOOK LIVE, THURSDAYS 10AM. Baby Rhyme Time is a free activity and runs weekly at Harpenden Library. It takes place every Thursday morning at 10-10.30am and is repeated at 11-11.30am throughout the year. Although aimed at babies and young children, older siblings are very welcome.

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0300 123 4049

Harpenden Library, 27 High Street, Harpenden, AL5 2RU

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Baby and toddler group running Mondays 9.30am until 11am term time. No booking necessary.

Term time only.


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Batford Methodist Church, Lower Luton Road, Batford, Harpenden, AL5 5AH

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We have a toddler group for anyone looking after a baby, toddler or older children. You are also welcome to come if you are expecting a baby & want to hang out with other mums. We meet on Tuesdays during term time 9:30 - 11:00am at the Batford Methodist Halls. We charge £2 for the first child and then £1 per additional child to help cover our costs. Our aim is to provide a regular time each week for parents, grandparents, carers etc to get together & socialise.

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01582 318171

Bethany Community Church, Batford Methodist Halls, Lower Luton Road, Harpenden, AL5 5AH

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Building Blocks Creative running on Weds term time 1.30-3pm. Creative stations for you & your toddler to explore together -painting, sticking, colouring, crafts, construction, snack time & music. Activities particularly suitable for preschoolers with a baby area for younger children. Building Blocks toddler group running on Thurs term time 9.30-11am. Toys & a craft activity suitable from 0-4 yrs. ... Read more

www.highstreetmethodist.org.uk

01582 713056

High Street Methodist Church, High Street, Harpenden, AL5 2RU

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Bumps and Babes runs EVERY Tuesday from 10:00-11:30am (even in school holidays). It's a very informal group, just drop in, with refreshments available in the pub. There are usually mostly parents and babies under 18 months, with a scattering of bumps! We have information about local activities and free taster sessions.

Bumps & Babes has set up a What's Apop group for those missing the... Read more

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The Skew Bridge Pub, 59 Southdown Road, Harpenden, AL5 1PQ

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Busy Bunnies is for pre-schoolers and their parents and carers. Lots to play with and a healthy snack for children. There is a lovely bouncy castle. Meet and make new friends over coffee whilst the youngsters enjoy play and craft in a safe space. Open weekly in term time on Thursdays 9.30-11.15am. Entry is a small charge and there is free onsite parking.

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01582 765524

All Saints Church Hall, 129 Station Road, Batford, Harpenden, AL5 4UU

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Hertfordshire Family Centre Service are providing various Facebook Live sessions on different days from different centres. Stories & Rhymes, Rhyme Time, Songs & Stories, Baby Sing & Play and Active Rhyme Time. Please see website for day and times of Facebook Live sessions.

Coronavirus - our centres are closed, but help is still available on 0300 123 7572.

www.hertsfamilycentres.org
0300 123 7572

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Hertfordshire Family Centre Service provides the following drop-in groups for local families: Baby Sing & Play (ages 0-1), Born to Move (ages 2-3), Stay & Play (ages 0-5), Family Fun (ages 0-8) in the school holidays and more. Please check the website for exact venues, times and charges this term. Groups also run at other Family Centre Service venues in St Albans - see website.

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www.hertsfamilycentres.org
0300 123 7572

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Kangaroo club is a friendly informal baby/toddler group for parents/carers to meet others, chat & play with their children. There are a variety of toys for the children to play with & a simple craft activity. Refreshments are provided & a small donation of £2 is suggested to cover the cost. The session ends with a singing circle. 10-11.15am Fridays term time. All welcome.

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www.harpendenchurch.com

01582 461438

Urc Church Hall, Vaughan Road, Harpenden, AL5 4HA

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A parent and toddler group for all carers that meets on Thursdays 1:30-2:45pm during term time. Friendly, supportive, fun. £2 voluntary donation.

www.stjohnsharpenden.org.uk

St John's Church Hall, St John's Road, Harpenden, AL5 1DJ

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