Playgroups in Christchurch

Burton Toddler and Parent Group

10am-11.30am Fridays (term time only).

Burton Green United Reformed Church, 119 Salisbury Road, Christchurch, BH237JN.

Lots of toys to play with, craft time and music and movement for children aged 0-5yrs. Refreshments include tea and coffee for parents. £1 per session.

Contact number: 01202 470673 Mandy Hibbert.

First Steps Toddler Playgroup Christchurch

9.30am-11am Wednesdays (term time only).

GodFirst Church, Airfield Road, Christchurch BH23 3TG.

A toddler group for 0-4’s and their parents, grandparents and carers. We have lots of toys and activities. Yummy snacks for the children and cake for the grownups!¬†¬£1 per child.¬†

Contact number: 01202 470480.

German Playgroup ‚ÄėKindergruppe‚Äô¬†Christchurch

10am-11.45am Wednesdays (term time only). 

Christchurch Baptist Church, 1a/b Beaconsfield Rd (off Bargates), BH23 1QT.

Entrance first door right on Beaconsfield Road.

German playgroup for children age 0-5yrs with toys and craft tables for the kids. Snacks & singing at the end of each session plus coffee & cake for the parents. £1.80 per family. 

Little Ladybirds Twynham Church  

10am-12am Wednesdays (term time only).

Twynham Church, 99 Barrack Road, Christchurch, BH23 2AL. 

A babies and toddler group for children aged 0-5yrs with space to play and sing, with parents, grandparents and carers. FREE but booking is essential due to limited numbers.

Contact number: 01202 473626.

Little Stars ‚Äď Somerford

 9.15am-11am Mondays All Year Round.

High Cross Church, 58 Р60 Amethyst Road, Christchurch, BH23 3EB. 

At Little Stars children aged 0-4yrs are able to play with a variety of toys and equipment. There is also a small outdoor area with a safety surface for use in dry weather. £1 per family. 

Contact number: 01202 473003 Anthony Eden.

New Beginnings Toddler Group ‚Äď Christchurch Christian Center¬†

10am-11.30am Fridays (term time only). 

Christchurch Christian Centre, Millhams Road, Christchurch, BH23 1DN. 

Come along to this friendly playgroup for children aged 0-5yrs with toys, colouring & crafts and role play area. £1 per session (first session is free).

Contact Charlotte on 01202 475618.

Play Street Monthly Pop Up Role Play

Various Locations in Wimborne, Ringwood, Bournemouth, Christchurch, Broadstone & Bearwood.

Play Street is a monthly pop up role play with 12 role play corners, quality toys, dressing up and ride on vehicles plus a pop up (cash only) cafe.

Play Street can also be hired for parties.

Please message 07947308589 for dates and more information.

Portfield Bears Parent and Toddler Group 

9.30am-11.30am Tuesdays (term time only).

Portfield Hall, 94 Portfield Road, Christchurch, BH23 2AQ. 

A great playgroup for children aged 0-5yrs with toys, different craft activities, singing time and snacks plus coffee/tea for the adults. We also have the use of a great outside grassed area to play in during the summer. £1.50 per family. 

Anyone is welcome but please book a place due to limited numbers. Call Beth on 07771 276807.

Scallywags Parent and Toddler Group Bransgore Community Church 

10am-11.30am Thursdays (term time only).

Bransgore Community Church, Shackleton Square, Bransgore, Christchurch, BH23 8AJ. 

Scallywags provides a great opportunity for babies/ toddlers aged 0-4yrs and their parents/carers to get together for fun, games, crafts and singing in a supportive and relational atmosphere. £1 per child, £1 per adult (free for children under 1). 

Contact number: 01425 674513.

Stay and Play Group Somerford  

9.30am-11.30am Wednesdays (term time only).

Somerford Youth and Community Centre, Bingham Road, Somerford, Christchurch, BH23 3AH. 

Our Stay and Play group is situated in our Youth club hall. The activities we provide are Arts and Crafts, Baby corner, Role play and many more for children aged 0-5yrs. Plus snacks for children and refreshments for adults. £1.50 per family. 

Contact number: 07785 935928 Jae Harris.

Stepping Stones Parent and Toddler Group Christchurch

10am-11.30am Fridays (term time only). 

Christchurch Baptist Church, 49 Bargates, Christchurch, BH23 1QD. 

Stepping Stones is for children aged 0-4yrs. We will enjoy games, toys, story times, crafts & singing. Refreshments are also provided. Once or twice a term, there is a special toddler service which includes a time of singing, craft and reflection. £1 per session. 

Contact number: 01202 487442.

Tiny Tots Parent and Toddler Group Mudeford

9.30am-11.45am Mondays and Thursdays (term time only).

Mudeford Wood Community Centre, Pipers Drive, Mudeford, Christchurch, BH23 4TR.

There will be music and dance plus lots of activities including ride-on toys, dress up, soft play and trampoline for children aged 0-4yrs. Includes tea/coffee and biscuit plus snack time. Cost is £4 per family (1 adult 2 children) 50p per Person. 

Contact number: 01425 272084.