classes in the west
Mamma's mission is to give you a little inspiration for 'stuff to do' for you and the crew Everything here has been tried out and tested so you'll find heaps of options plus a handy map, making it easier to uncover something new.
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Mamma says the relaxed and warm group dynamics is a great way for children and parents to interact while exploring their sensory world.
The biggest difference between The Music Playground and other music classes for children is they teach using the Suzuki philosophy and method.
Trust Mamma you will be talking about these sessions long after they have finished. Who knew SLIME was so rad!
NEW CLASSES - The Rhythm Tree music program is setting down some roots in the WEST!
Your little one will love having 'run of the mill' access to the gym during these school holiday open sessions.. So what does this mean exactly? Well, it means your cherubs can try their hand (and feet!) at everything from vault practice trampolines to uneven bars to ropes, beams, foam pits, ball, hoops and much more.
School holiday programs here are PACKED full of gymnastic fun.
Fly, jump and twirl into some school holiday fun with the guys at Team Adrenalin.
The Footscray Community Arts Centre put on some great programs for our community and this pre-school art session is just the ticket to stretch those creative fingers and minds.
Lisa clearly loves doing what she does and the kids love and trust her. Mamma couldn't recommend these sessions enough - keep an eye out for her school holidays sessions too!
Little Art Big Art are great for their term based lessons and have fantastic holiday programs also!
With a strong teaching background and a big love of art, Helen from Mini Picassos' is excellent at making sure the kids not only have fun they are learning heaps PLUS creating some some lovely art pieces!
Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 12:30pm - 1:25pm, during school term. Your little one will love having 'run of the mill' access to the gym during these open sessions. This is seriously good fun and a great way to burn off some energy and check out the facilities here.
This is both an exciting and very informative way to spend an hour and a great reminder about the dedication our firefighters have to save and protect lives. During the display kids may see fire-fighters extinguish an actual fire, have a go on the fire hoses, dress up as junior firefighters, as well as having a look inside a truck. Amazing and inspiring.
Offering individually tailored Flute lessons, Recorder lessons, Suzuki Method & Music Theory to folks in Melbourne's West. Meet Local Mamma Kaylene Brooks, owner of Flutes Out West and a very talented musician and teacher of Flute and Recorder.
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Yes, it is! The Interactive Flying Display at the Point Cook RAAF Base is like your very own airshow.
Mamma says if you are not sure you have the stamina to get to your health and fitness on track, that's cool 'cause all you have to do is take the first step and go to a session at Step into Life Newport - Kelly, local mamma and head trainer will take you the rest of the way.
This is an exercise class with a difference, you wear your Little One in an ergonomic carrier (Manduca/Ergo etc) whilst doing a simple aerobics style workout. Getting active, groovy tunes, building muscle strength, laughing and smiling. Kangatraining is FUN.
Casual Friday and Monday classes available. No bookings required, suitable from 10mths old.
Awesome school holiday programs on offer here at the 100 Story Building. The space is cool, clever and quirky making this the perfect place to build and nurture literacy skills. Be careful not to fall down the trap door to the 99 floors below! This literacy social enterprise is open to kids, from all walks of life right across the Inner West.
Tuesday afternoons during school terms. If a fun and nurturing approach to performance is what you're after for your youngsters, Mamma says this is a wonderful acting class for them to start learning the ropes.
Thursdays and Saturdays during school terms. Click for detailed times and ages. Did you wake up this morning and feel like doing a few cartwheels? This circus class seriously fun and if you've ever had dreams of running away with the circus then here is your chance.
Thursdays 11am-11:45am during school terms. Tykes and kiddos love reading a great story, belting out a song or doing a little craft activity. The Maribyrnong Library has a small toy library onsite, with a good collection of puzzles worth checking out.
Wednesdays 10:30am-11am runs all year long. Rhymetime always brings a grin to Mamma's and the Little One's too! Williamstown Library is impressive so take some time to explore and you and the fam will be smiling and jiving for the rest of the day.
Thursdays 10:30am-11:15am runs all year long. Trust Mamma when she says it's worth your while to drop into Altona Library for Storytime. Your Little Ones will be keen to stick around afterwards in this library.
Monthly on Fridays 10:30am-11am during school terms. Sing along to the Wheels On the Bus, dance away to Twinkle Twinkle. Maribyrnong Library is located at Highpoint, so team up with a friend and take turns running a quick errand while the toddlers are occupied.
Monthly on Wednesdays 2:00pm-2:30pm during school terms. Rhymetime always puts plenty of smiles on the dials of the Little People. Footscray Library is nice and big and has a dedicated alcove for children.