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Baby, Toddler and Pre-School Groups in Burgess Hill

The list below provides information on local groups and activities available in Burgess Hill for pre-school age children. If you have a group which could be added to this list please contact us.

Every care has been taken in preparing this information, but you are advised to check the details with the organisations concerned to avoid any possible disappointment. Please note activities may be subject to last minute change or cancellation by the organiser.

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Monday

Under 5s Rhyme Time – Burgess Hill Library, Civic Way
Starting at 10am and 11am. A free fun sing-along with child friendly musical percussion instruments. Numbers are restricted and places must be booked in advance by telephoning 01444 255452. For more information visit Burgess Hill Library website.

Kindermusik – The Kings Centre, 33-35 Victoria Road
Activities for 0-7 years old
For more information visit the Kindermusik by Jan website.

Noah’s Ark Toddler Group – Kings Church, Kings Centre, 33-35 Victoria Road
10am – 11am and 11.45am – 12.45pm . A welcoming place for parents and carers with their mobile babies and pre-school children to connect with each other.
The group runs during term-time only, suggested contribution of £1 per person. Due to high demand entry cannot be guaranteed, for more information visit The Kings Church website

Tuesday

Bounce & Roll – The Triangle Leisure Centre
Tuesdays 9.45-10.30am and 10.45-11.30am (term-time only). An activity session for the under 5s. Trampoline, bouncy castle, mini-gym, trikes and toys. Parental supervision required. Numbers are restricted and places must be booked in advance by telephoning 01444 876000. For more details visit The Triangle website.

Kindermusik – The Triangle Leisure Centre
Activities for 0-7 years old. For more information visit the Kindermusik by Jan website.

Drusilla Duffill Theatre School – Classes from 3 years. Pre School Ballet class – The Kings Centre, Victoria Road, 2pm. For more information visit the Drusilla Duffill website.

Wednesday

Paint & Play – The Triangle Leisure Centre
10am -11.30am. An activity session for the under 5s. Painting and colouring, trikes and toys, bouncy castle, trampoline, soft play and face painting. Parental supervision required. Numbers are restricted and places must be booked in advance by telephoning 01444 876000. For more details visit The Triangle website.

Little Fish Toddler Group (formerly Sonbeams) – Gateway Baptist Church, Station Road
10.15am – 11.30am. A welcoming environment where parents and carers can gather with their toddlers (0 until the end of the term in which they become 3). There will be a variety of toys for the children and activities include story time, song circle and crafts. The adults have opportunity for conversation and all enjoy refreshments. Numbers are restricted so please register by the Tuesday before if you wish to come by contacing the office on 01444 233050, email: office@gatewaybaptist.org.uk. For more information visit the Gateway Baptist Church website

Kindermusik – The Triangle Leisure Centre
Activities for 0-7 years old. For more information visit the Kindermusik by Jan website.

Little Footsteps Cafe – The Kings Church
10am – 11am and 11.30am – 12.30pm. Little footsteps is a welcoming place for parents with new non-mobile babies to connect to each other. Term time only. For more information visit The Kings Church website

Thursday

Kindermusik – The Triangle Leisure Centre
Activities for 0-7 years old. For more information visit the Kindermusik by Jan website.

Friday

Bounce & Roll – The Triangle Leisure Centre
9.45-10.30am and 10.45-11.30am (term-time only). An activity session for the under 5s. Trampoline, bouncy castle, mini-gym, trikes and toys. Parental supervision required. Numbers are restricted and places must be booked in advance by telephoning 01444 876000. For more details visit The Triangle website.

Under 5s Rhyme Time – Burgess Hill Library, Civic Way
Starting at 9.45am and 11am. A free fun sing-along with child friendly musical percussion instruments. Numbers are restricted and places must be booked in advance by telephoning 01444 255452. For more information visit Burgess Hill Library website.

Explore! Baby & Toddler Group, Centre Church, 180 Leylands Road. Due to Covid restrictions this group is not currently running but hopes to restart soon. 
‘Explore’ is a meeting place and a safe environment for parents, grandparents and carer aiming to help children explore their senses. Staffed by a friendly team of volunteers the group offers some great tea / coffee, biscuits and a great variety of toys. Every Friday during term time 10am – 11.30am. For more information visit the Centre Church website

Teddy Tots – St Edward’s Church, Royal George Road. Due to Covid restrictions we understand this group is not currently running. 
10am – 11.30am, for ages 0 – 5 years although older children are welcome in the holidays. For more information visit the St Edward’s Church website

Kindermusik – The Kings Centre, 33-35 Victoria Road
Activities for 0-7 years old. For more information visit the Kindermusik by Jan website.

Saturday

Little Kickers – St Paul’s Catholic College, Main Hall, Jane Murray Way, Burgess Hill, RH15 8GA
Approved development classes using a football. For children from 18 months – 7 years. Classes run from 9am – 9.15am, 9.55am to 10.40am, 10.55am – 11.35am and 11.45am to 12.30pm with the option to do Little Kicks (18-27 months), Junior Kickers (2-3½ years), Mighty Kickers (3½ – 5 years) or Mega Kickers (5 years to 7years). For more information and to book a place please visit the Little Kickers website

Other Groups

Antics Softplay Centre – The Triangle Leisure Centre
For under 8s (maximum height 4’10”). An exciting world of adventure and creative soft play with a special area for under 3s. Based on three levels with something different on each one, the ground floor includes ocean ball ponds, interactive sounds and a farmyard activity floor. Padded stairs lead to the second floor with train track, tunnel, dizzy roundabout, rollers and bash bags. A rope bridge leads up to the mega slide all the way back to the ground floor ball pond. Toddler time sessions are available during West Sussex County Council holidays from 10-11am, Monday-Friday for the under 5s. Antics is also available for children’s parties. Exclusive use is subject to availability. Places need to be booked in advance. For more details visit The Triangle website

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