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Bounce & Play Sessions BH Live Active Corfe Mullen

BH21 3LE. Tuesdays 9am & 1pm & Thursdays 1pm. Bounce & Play Sessions for children aged 1-4 years bounce, tumble & play on the new jungle themed inflatable bouncer plus…

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Mini Movers with Pavilion Dance South West

South Coast Football Academy

Ferndown Leisure Center. Saturday’s  Football training! Where it all begins! Come and be a superstar! 8am-9am – Pre School – aged 3-4 year olds 9am-10am – Under 5’s/6’s/7’s/8’s 10am-11am – Under 9’s/10’s/11’s/12’s…

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Little Leaps Sensory & Sign

Pop Up Play Village

Centre Stage School of Dance and Performing Arts

Allow Me to be Me – Sensory Classes SEN

Pelhams Community Centre Mondays (term time) 10.15am to 11.00am 3-24 Months 11.15am to 12.00pm 2-4 Years Sensory Play, Story & Exploration Session designed to support those with additional needs SEN….

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Under 5’s AirJumpX at BHLive Sir David English

BHLiveActive Sir David English Wednesdays (term time only) 9.15am-10.05am Ages 12 months – 4 years. Jump, bounce and tumble on our super-sized indoor inflatable, enjoy a free play session exclusively…

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Little Gizmo’s Free Event at Colin’s Nest Cafe

25 Birds Hill Rd, Poole BH15 2QJ. Every last Wednesday 11am-1pm (except School holidays) A FREE monthly event with soft play for children aged 6 month to 9 years Term Time…

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TeachEm Phonics

Wednesdays – 09.30-11am (Merley Community Center , BH21 1XE) Fridays – 10-11.30am (Pamphill Parish Call, Wimborne, BH21 4EF) (term time only) TeachEm Phonics is for preschoolers. We will be learning…

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Renascence Gymnastics

AK Academy of Dancing – Tiptoes Classes

Bloom Baby Classes Dorset

New Forest Football Academy Soccer School

Two Riversmeet Leisure Centre Astro Pitches, Christchurch. Thursdays, 4.30-5.30pm (term time only) Our Soccer School is the perfect introduction to Football for children aged 4-6 years old (School Years R…

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Know Wander Toddler Group

Merley Community Centre, BH21 1XE. Mondays, 10-11am (Starting 17th April) with a FREE SESSION Art based activities and Messy Play sessions for walkers up to 5 years. £4.50 | £3…

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Bespoke Swim

Carlton Hotel, East Overcliff, Grove Road, Boscombe BH1 3DN. Mondays & Tuesdays from 3.45pm onwards. Swimming Lessons for children aged 3+. All abilities welcome – max. 4 children per class….

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Mini Multi Sports

Mondays – WintonYMCA, BH9 2QD. Wednesdays – Stourvale Center, BH6 5JB. A multi sport coaching programme for children aged 18months to 5 years. There are 1000s of sports, why choose…

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HE AQUATICS

Auntie Jane’s

Kinson Community Centre, Pelhams Park, BH10 7LH. Wednesdays, 9.30-10.30am Auntie Jane’s Social Sensory. The parent and baby group that feels like popping round your Auntie’s for a chat… and a…

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Baby Ballers Dorset

Classes in Poole, Bournemouth, Ferndown, Wimborne, Christchurch and Charminster. BabyBallers is one of the UK’s leading children’s football programs. Our classes start from 16 months old all the way to…

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The Rita Jenvey School of Dancing

Locations Winton, near Castle Point, Ferndown and Charminster. ​ We offer Tiny Tippi Toes classes (age 2.5+), RAD Ballet, Beginner Tap, Street Dance and Contemporary Dance for Reception age up…

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Matt Fiddes Martial Arts

Classes in Moordown, Ferndown, Poole, Ringwood & New Milton. Martial Arts Classes to suit a wide variety of different ages – starting from age 2.5 all the way up to…

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Tumble Tots

Mondays, Thursdays & Fridays (term time only). Classes in Colehill, Verwood & Ferndown. Using bespoke colourful equipment, we focus on agility, balance, climbing and co-ordination, which enhances brain development and…

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Carousel Dance and Drama

Classes in Christchurch & Boscombe. We run classes in creative movement, drama and ballet for children aged 2-15 years as well as Dancing Ducklings which are fun and creative dance,…

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Netball Stars Dorset

Mini Soccer Advance

Locations in Twynham, Christchurch, Avonbourne & Muscliffe School’s. Saturday Football Classes for children of all abilities ages 3-12 years. We also host birthday parties. We hold Multi Activity Holiday Clubs…

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Baby Theatre

Classes in Ringwood & Christchurch. Your little one will enjoy a structured session including story telling, songs whilst having lots of fun encouraging the interaction between baby and parent. £4.50…

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Little Fingers, Big Feet – Signing Classes

Tesco Fleetsbridge Community Room, Waterloo Road, Poole, BH17 7EJ. Brand new starting October 2022!!! Helping families connect and understand with their babies as we experience the awesome benefits of baby…

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Mini Athletics Bournemouth, Ringwood and Wimborne

Classes in Verwood, Ringwood, Ferndown, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Wimborne. For small Athletes from walking up to 7 years. From running super fast, jumping high and throwing far mix it with imaginative…

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The Sapphire Stage Academy

78 Blandford Road, Corfe Mullen BH21 3HQ. We pride ourselves in creating a wonderful positive environment where children thrive.We pro vide classes like Little Stars (2.5-5 years) Performing Arts, Ballet,…

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Rugbytots East Dorset

The UK’s first rugby specific play programme with weekly play sessions for children aged 2-7 years. Classes are Saturdays at various times and different locations in Bournemouth, Christchurch, Poole & Wimborne….

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Bournemouth Monkey Music

JASS Dance Studios Bournemouth

468 Wimborne Road, Winton, Bournemouth, BH9 2EY. JASS Dance Studios Bournemouth offer a variety of classes from dance to singing and drama like Acro Conditioning, Ballet, Drama, Little Stars, Modern,…

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Breeze Academy of Dance

74a Ringwood Road, Poole, BH14 0RG. Breeze Academy of Dance has a wide range of lessons and grades and can cater for most ages and levels for children age 3…

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Tier 1 Martial Arts – Bournemouth

Moordown Community Center, 21 Coronation Ave, BH9 1TW. Mondays 5pm & 6pm Martial Arts for Kids! – Focus and attention – Effective Self Defence – Life and social skills – Build…

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Babysplashers

Tuesday & Thursday mornings – Moordown St. John’s School Wednesday mornings – St Marks’s Primary School Classes are approximately 30 minutes and are very structured with 8 babies per class. Babysplashers…

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Unite Stage Academy

Mondays – Thursdays & Saturdays, various times (term time only). Unite Stage Academy, Chapel Ln, Poole BH15 1DF. We offer classes for children aged 3.5 years upwards in: Musical Theatre Singing…

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JFGA Coaching

Tuesdays & Wednesdays – Gymnastic Classes at Muscliffe Primary School. Fridays – Football Classes at Sir David English. Saturday Mornings – Toddler, Intermediate & Advanced Gymnastic Classes at Lytchett Manor…

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Music with Mummy

Monday St. George’s Oakdale, Bh15 3EU – 11am MwM, 11.45am  JB Thursday Canford Heath Community Centre, BH17 8UE – 9.30am JB Friday Canford Heath Community Centre, BH17 8UE – 9.40am JB 10.20am…

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Baby Squids New Forest & Christchurch

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays & Sundays. We run classes in Ferndown, Hoburne Park in Christchurch and St. Marks School in Bournemouth. We teach babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers (aged 0–4yrs.) at…

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Twinkles Preschool Music Class

9.30am (term time only). Monday Ferndown – St Mary’s Church, BH22 9EU. Tuesdays Ringwood – Trinity Church, BH24 1DN Wednesday in Verwood – Scout Hut, BH31 6PQ. Singing and dance class…

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Sally Adams Danceworks – Freestyle & Street Dance

Carvers Clubhouse, 92 Southampton Road, Ringwood, BH24 1JD. Disco Freestyle and Street Dance Classes for children age 2.5 years up to Adults. Dance because we can! Fun & Friendly classes…

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The Junction’s Swimming Academy | 3 months – Adults

Gordon Fearn Tae Kwon Do

Classes in Wimborne, Bournemouth, Christchurch & Poole. Our Ninja Skillz program (3-7 year-old pre schoolers) is Tae Kwon Do classes that encourage good behaviour, stranger awareness, anti bullying, fitness and fun….

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Fun Swim Sessions at Poole Dolphin Leisure Center

12pm-1pm Mondays – Fridays, 2pm Saturdays, 11am Sundays. Kingland Road,Poole, BH15 1TN. Fun swim sessions at Poole Dolphin Swimming pool (baby pool) for under 8’s. Under 8’s must have an…

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Splat Messy Play

1pm-2pm Mondays & Wednesdays  (term time only). Monday – Pelhams Park BH10 7LQ. Wednesday – St Clements Church Hall BH15 3PH. Each class is themed with a mixture of wet and dry activities…

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Pony Dayz Riding School

Honeybrook Farm, Stanbridge, Wimborne, BH21 4JD. Offering children’s Pony club sessions, Pony parties and Pony experiences. Toddler session run Thursday mornings, where children can brush the ponies and have a…

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Little Kickers Bournemouth

Various times, Sundays. St. James’ Church Of England Primary Academy, Pokesdown Hill,Bournemouth, BH7 6DW. Little Kickers is for children aged 1.5-5yrs. From Little Kicks to Mighty Kickers to Junior Kickers. £30…

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Rivo’s Hub Bounce & Play

10-11.30am (Under 3’s) and 12-1.30pm (Under 5’s) Thursdays (term time only). Unit 9, Allen’s Lane, Hamworthy Bh16 5DA. Rivo’s Hub Diddy Crew sessions at our Soft Play. £4 a child. We also host birthday…

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Jiggy Wrigglers

Jiggy Wrigglers Music and Movement offer fun and flexible, pay-as-you-go classes for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers aged 0-5 years. We also host parties. Mo-Fr in Ashley Cross, Blandford Forum, Corfe Mullen & Wimborne…

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Footlight Fabulous Feet

Locations in Wimborne and Poole. A big variety of classes from toddler age up to adults. Ballet, Musical, Tap, Acro, Modern Dance, Adult Tap and DDMIX, etc. Please contact 01202 848052…

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Woodland Wonders with Poppins Penguins

Various times, Fridays. Delph Woods BH21 3BY. Woodland Wonders (for children aged 0-5yrs) & Woodland Wonders Sensory (up to 18m) are going exploring, splashing in streams, developing balance and natural risk…

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CoMotion Dance

10am, 11.10am, 1.30pm Thursdays & 10am Fridays. (term time only) Sensory movement and and dance sessions for under fives and their carers in Southbourne (Thursdays) & Charminster (Fridays). A class that…

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Ignite Gymnastics

Various Times, Various Days (term time only). The Junction Leisure Centre, Station Approach, Broadstone, BH18 8AX. At Ignite Gymnastics our main aim is to make our classes fun, safe and educational. We offer classes…

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Dorset Creative Dance

Various times, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thursdays and Saturdays. Various Locations around Wimborne. We offer sensory and movement sessions for babies, and creative dance classes for toddlers and early years children. We deliver…

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Lil Beatz Street Dance

Various times, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Located in Wimborne and Broadstone. We are here to make toddler dance classes cool and hip by adding an urban twist to all our classes….

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Prevail Junior Bournemouth

10am 6pm Monday-Friday – 9am-6pm Saturday – 9am-4pm Sunday Richmond Gardens, Bournemouth Town Centre, BH1 1EP (above Wilkos & Lidl). Toddler sessions for children under 4yrs. £10 per head plus hire equipment…

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Itsy Bitsy Dance Bournemouth, Poole & Wimborne

9.30am-10.15am, Mondays to Saturdays. Various locations in Bournemouth, Poole and Wimborne. Itsy Bitsy builds self-confidence and imagination in classes such as ballet, street dance and tap dance. Our classes are…

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Hartbeeps Poole

Various Times, Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays. Location at the Church of the Transfiguration in Canford Cliffs & The Spire, Poole. At Hartbeeps we put your child at the heart of our…

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Kids Play Cafe Charminster & New Milton

Various times & Days. Charminster, 280 Charminster Rd, Bournemouth, BH8 9RT. New Milton, Unit 6, 39-41 Old Milton Rd, New Milton, BH25 6DJ. Baby & Toddler, Babies under 1 & Pre Walker Singing and Sensory Sessions…

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Poole Taekwondo Academy

Tuesdays & Thursdays (all year round). Unit 95, 1st Floor, Dolphin Centre, Poole, BH15 1SY. Taekwon-Do is aimed at encouraging participation by people of all ages and abilities. It improves co-ordination, balance fitness, flexibility, and…

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Nature Tots at Butchers Coppice

Tuesdays (term time only). The Explorer Hut, Butchers Coppice Activity Centre, Holloway Avenue, BH11 9JW. An outdoor class for children aged walking up to 4yrs. With nature walks and exploring…

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Pure Drama with Bertie & Betsy

Various Times, Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays. We have classes across Southbourne, Pokesdown and Christchurch and for Babies, Toddlers, Mixed Ages and Pre School Children. A charming mix of Singing, Dancing,…

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Puddle Jumpers Club at Upton Country Park

10-11.30am Fridays. Enjoy the outdoors with your little one as they use the woodland surroundings to discover nature, learn about the wider world and play with friends in fun, hands-on Forest…

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‘Fox & Cubs Club’ Dads & Kids Session at Upton Country Park

10am-11.30am, on the last Saturday of each month. The Cabin Education Centre,Upton Country Park, BH17 7BJ. Find out more about the nature on your doorstep by getting active and creative at…

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The Elves and Fairies Woodland Nursery Toddler Group Wimborne

10am-12am Fridays. Outdoor Nursery & Forest School, 8 Edmondsham Village near Wimborne, Bh21 5RF. Children aged 1-3yrs can join us for a walk in the woodlands, dig in the wood…

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StoryBox Live

Various times, Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays. Locations include Southbourne, Ferndown and Parkstone. StoryBox Live brings stories to life through music and sensory play featuring live musical performances. It is a multi-sensory experience…

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Mini Monkey Gym

Minky Moos

Mondays to Fridays. Located in Bournemouth & Broadstone. Minky Moos ‘Lights, Music and Action’ Sensory sessions allow parents to interact and build positive relationships with their babies. The sessions promote…

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Moo Music

Classes in Bournemouth, Christchurch, Wimborne & Ferndown. An active class for little ones with lots of music, sensory stimulation and activity suitable for children aged 0 to 5 years. Discount…

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Bugs and Buds – Knoll Gardens Wimborne

10.30am-12am Saturdays. Stapehill Rd, Hampreston, Wimborne, BH21 7ND. Organised by the garden’s charity, the Knoll Gardens Foundation this outdoor club for children aged 0-6yrs includes activities to encourage a love…

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East Dorset Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club – Junior Coaching Programme

Our junior tennis coaching programme covers an 11 week term with a week’s break for half-term. Non-members are welcome too! Parent and Toddler (3-4 years) Mini Tennis Red (4-8 years)…

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BH Live Active – Littledown Bournemouth

BH Live Active Littledown, Chaseside, Bournemouth BH7 7DX. Littledown is an award-winning leisure centre where people can get active. Local families can enjoy the gym, crèche, activities for under 5’s,…

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Soccer Stars Football Academy

Various times on Saturdays. Soccer Stars Football Academy, Slades Farm Park, Ensbury Avenue, Bournemouth, BH10 4EU. Soccer Stars Football Academy is a Youth Football Academy for children aged 4-12yrs. We also can be booked…

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Play Sportz

Various times, Mondays to Sundays. Classes available in different venues in Wimborne, Ringwood, Ferndown, Corfe Mullen and Poole. The classes comprise of pre-school football training for under 7’s as well…

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Mainstage Performing Arts

Various times, Mondays to Saturdays (term time only). Wimborne, BH21 4DT. Mainstage Performing Arts providing performance and examination classes from 18 months to Adult. Classes: Tap Ballet I.S.T.D Modern Acrobatics Jazz…

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Legacy Academy of Dance and Performing Arts Poole

21 Dunyeats Rd, Broadstone BH18 8AB. A family run, fully accredited Dance & Performing Arts Academy under BTDA, Acrobatic Arts, Acrotrix, iD-Company & LAMDA for all ages, giving the very…

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Tappy Toes Wimborne & Ferndown

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday’s, Wimborne & Ferndown. Let your child’s creativity & imagination run wild & watch their confidence grow with Tappy Toes music and movement classes for toddlers aged 6 months…

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The Elite Academy of Dance

Various times and days (term time only). Oakhurst First School, West Moors, Ferndown BH22 0DY. WE offer training in Ballet, Tap, Modern/Jazz, Lyrical and Acrobatics, Parents and Toddler dance, Ninja Acro…

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Babyballet Bournemouth and Poole

Ballet and tap classes in various locations in Bournemouth and Poole. Babyballet provides fun, educational ballet and dance classes for children aged 6 months to 6 years. Focusing on learning through…

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Aqua Babe Broadstone Poole

The Junction Sports & Leisure Centre, Station Approach, Broadstone, BH18 8AX. Swimming lessons for babies, toddlers and children in Poole and surrounding areas. Progressive lessons structured to best suit your baby or child’s…

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Swim with Style Branksome/Bournemouth

Classes in Branksome (Everlast Gym) and Bournemouth (St. Marks School). We offer a fun, progressive learn to swim programme for babies and children up to 16 years (plus adult sessions)….

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Baby Sensory Poole & East Dorset

Various times, Mondays & Fridays. Community Learning & Resource Centre, 41-44 King Street, Wimborne, BH21 1EB. St Mary’s Longfleet Church Centre, Kingston Road, Poole, BH15 2JD. Welcome to Amy Moody’s Baby…

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Children’s Centres

The Family Hubs (formerly Children’s Centres) offer a range of support to families living in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole. By working alongside local communities, with other professionals and the voluntary…

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Nature.Nurture.Love Baby Massage and Baby Yoga

Baby massage and Baby Yoga courses at various venues around Bournemouth and Poole. Each session is different and fun! For Baby Yoga come dressed appropriately as you will be doing stretches and yoga…

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