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Activities for Children and Families over the Holidays

Location: N/A

Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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There are several activities happening at local libraries for children and families over the School holidays.  The below link takes you to the What's On guide and provides details of events and activities at local libraries, schools, and community centres

http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/events/category/176

 

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Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/events/category/176


Posted Date: 10 Jul 2013

Reviewed Date: 25 Jun 2018

Antenatal swimming activities at Lochee Swim & Sports Centre

Location: Lochee

Area: Lochee

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Antenatal swimming activities at Lochee Swim & Sports Centre start this month - Aqua Natal Aerobics on Mondays, 1-2pm and Aqua natal Swimming Sessions on Wedensdays 6-7pm!

For any enquiries please call 01382 431840

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Posted Date: 12 Apr 2017

Reviewed Date: 30 Jan 2018

Book Bug Rhyme Sessions

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Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Book Bug Sessions are free story, song and rhyme sessions for babies, toddlers and pre-school children and their families.  They are held at local libraries throughout Dundee - for the latest times and participating libraries visit:   www.leisureandculturedundee.com/welcome-bookbug

 

 

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Website: http://www.leisureandculturedundee.com/welcome-bookbug


Posted Date: 12 Mar 2008

Reviewed Date: 13 Nov 2017

Bookbug at Menzieshill Library

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Area: Lochee

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Contact: Name: Komal Pawar


Posted Date: 14 Aug 2018

Reviewed Date: 14 Aug 2018

Bookbug Sessions at Whitfield Library

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Area: North East

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Free story, song and rhyme sessions for babies, toddlers, preschool children and their families.

Whitfield library 2.15pm-3pm Tuesdays.

See attached flyer for more information.

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Telephone: 01382 432561


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Posted Date: 25 Jan 2016

Reviewed Date: 03 Nov 2017

Children's Classes at the Space

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Area: Strathmartine

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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All our classes are taught at our state-of-the-art dance studios by experienced professional teachers.

We run a dynamic programme of drama, dance and health/fitness classes for young people aged 18 months upwards at The Space weekly during term time. Additionally, look out for Easter and summer intensives.

Like our Facebook page for updated class information www.facebook.com/thespacedundee

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Website: http://www.dundeeandangus.ac.uk/courses/dance-and-drama-classes/

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Posted Date: 02 Feb 2015

Reviewed Date: 30 Jan 2018

Coldside Family Storybag Group

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Area: Coldside

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Website: http://www.facebook.com/events/317818495460528/


Posted Date: 22 Aug 2018

Reviewed Date: 22 Aug 2018

Drop in to Play

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Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Drop in to play @ DDCA!

For children and young people aged 5 to 20 with additional support needs, who don’t currently attend our other activities.

DDCA is open for you to come and play with your family and carers on…Tuesdays and Fridays, 4pm – 5.30pm

These “drop-in”sessions, like all our activities, are FREE!

Please keep an eye on our website too. If we’re closed for any reason, we pop it on the home page.

Contact: Name: Dundee Disabled Children Association

Telephone: 01382 826888

Website: http://www.ddca.btik.com/Dropintoplay


Posted Date: 31 Aug 2015

Reviewed Date: 21 Jun 2018

Family Bookbug at Ardler Library

Location: Ardler

Area: Strathmartine

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Ardler Library, Mondays 10-10.30am starting 23 April

For Parents/Family Carers with children 0-5. Come along for songs, stories and nursery rhymes to help with your child’s learning. No need to book.

Contact: Name: Catriona McNicoll

Telephone: 436415


Posted Date: 11 Jan 2017

Reviewed Date: 16 Apr 2018

Family Bookbug at Kirkton Library

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Area: Strathmartine

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Kirkton Library, Thursdays 10-10.30am starting 19 April. Come along and enjoy our FREE fun filled session of singing nursery action songs and helping your child to develop early language skills.  For age 0-5, no need to book.

Contact: Name: Catriona McNicoll

Telephone: 436415


Posted Date: 21 Jul 2017

Reviewed Date: 16 Apr 2018

Family Learning

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Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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The Family Learning Team run a range of activities in venues in local communities in Dundee.  The activities are open to families with children under 5 years old.
 
Activities include:

  • Baby Massage
  • Books for Bairns
  • Family Fresh Air Club
  • Messy Play

Activities are designed to give parents, carers, grandparents, siblings and children the opportunity to learn together through play, stories and rhymes.

How to get involved

If you are interested in getting involved and to find out what is on in your local area please contact 01382 435830 or e-mail mitchellstreetcentre@dundeecity.gov.uk

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Email: mitchellstreetcentre@dundeecity.gov.uk

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/service-area/neighbourhood-services/housing-and-communities/adult-learning/family-learning


Posted Date: 30 Jan 2018

Reviewed Date: 30 Jan 2018

Home Start - Family Group and Young Parents Group

Location: N/A

Area: Central

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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In addition to our home-visiting service Home-Start Dundee offers the following support services for families  -

Young Parents Group for parents aged 24 years and under and also a Family Group.

Both groups give parents/carers and their pre-school children the opportunity to meet up in a small, friendly non-judgemental setting.  These groups allow participants to share experiences, receive relevant information about Children’s development, Healthy Eating, Play Activities, Managing Money, etc.

 

See attached flyer for further information

 

If you are interested in volunteering at either of these groups please telephone Dundee 202040 or email admin@homestart-dundee.org.uk

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Telephone: 01382 202040

Email: admin@homestart-dundee.org.uk

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Posted Date: 08 Jan 2015

Reviewed Date: 03 Nov 2017

Jigsaw Group

Location: Coldside

Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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The Jigsaw Group is for children between 0-3 years where the parent has a concern about their child's development.  For example, the child may have a disability or a health difficulty or they might behave in a way that worries the parent or they may seem different to other children the same age.  The group offers children a safe and exciting place to play and parents have the opportunity to meet other parents who have similar concerns.  Staff are also on hand if parents wish to access support on an informal basis.

Families need to be referred to the group.  For more information or to make an enquiry about a referral contact one of the team below:

Dawn Banks, Early Years and Childcare Team on 434961
Jackie O'Neill, Parent to Parent on 455200
Elliot Sawyers, Dundee Disabled Children Association on 826888

Thursday Mornings 9.30 to 11.30am

Contact: Name: Dawn Banks

Telephone: 01382 434961

Email: dawn.banks@dundeecity.gov.uk

Website: http://www.ddca.btck.co.uk/Jigsaw


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Posted Date: 18 Nov 2010

Reviewed Date: 25 Jun 2018

List of Regular activities by National Autistic Society Scotland Dundee and Angus

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Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Holiday programmes also run during school holidays.  Please visit the facebook page for up to date details and website.

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Email: NASDundee&AngusBranch@nas.org.uk

Website: http://www.autism.org.uk/directory/resources/2780.aspx

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Posted Date: 24 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 30 Jan 2018

Maryfield Family Storybag Group

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Area: Maryfield

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Website: http://www.facebook.com/events/907849306073751/


Posted Date: 22 Aug 2018

Reviewed Date: 22 Aug 2018

PEEP Drop ins for Babies and Toddlers at Finmill Centre

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Area: North East

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Posted Date: 14 Aug 2018

Reviewed Date: 14 Aug 2018

PEEP for babies at Lochee Library

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Area: Lochee

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Posted Date: 27 Aug 2018

Reviewed Date: 27 Aug 2018

POST Tayside

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Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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POST is a free NHS service in Tayside which aims to support children, young people (aged 16 years and under) and their families to manage their weight. Our team members, called POST practitioners, are experienced healthcare professionals.

Our aim is to help you to establish healthy family lifestyles by offering a healthy weight programme that targets positive changes in family diet, physical activity levels and screen time.

Our programmes are FREE to all children and young people aged 2-15 and their families living in Tayside who need our support.

We offer support through our clinical service, community groups and the Fun Fit Tayside schools programme.

Why not check out our Facebook page for hints and tips about maintaining a healthier lifestyle : www.facebook.com/nhstaysidePOST

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Posted Date: 25 Mar 2015

Reviewed Date: 30 Jul 2018

Pram Pushing Walking Groups

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Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Pram Pushing Walking Groups in Central and Whitfield

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Posted Date: 23 Aug 2016

Reviewed Date: 08 Feb 2018

Pyjama Club for working parents

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Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Age: 2-5 years
⭐ Date: Thursdays, from 26 October
⭐ Venue: DISC...
⭐ Time: 6-6.45pm
⭐ Cost: £3.80. Free for LeisureActive Members

COME ALONG and enjoy a fun play session whilst spending quality time with your little on before bedtime 💤

For more information or to book a place please contact Megan Sands on 01382 436982 or email megan.sands@leisureandculturedundee.com

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Posted Date: 16 Oct 2017

Reviewed Date: 16 Oct 2017

Rainbow House Under 12 Project - activities

Location: Rainbow House, 14 Drumlanrig Place, Mid Craigie, Dundee, Angus, DD4 8HZ

Area: East End

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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The Under 12 Project run several activities each week including:

- Toddler Group

- Out of school care club

- Arts and Crafts

- Family Friday

For more info visit their facebook page

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Telephone: 01382 502638

Email: under12sproject@btconnect.com

Website: http://www.facebook.com/rainbowhousedundee/


Posted Date: 09 Mar 2017

Reviewed Date: 05 Mar 2018

Rhyme and Sign

Location: Dundee Disabled Children's Association, 9 Lawton Road, Dundee, Angus, DD3 6SY

Area: Dundee Citywide

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Fun, informal rhyme and sign sessions for families with a baby, toddler or pre-schooler with extra support needs.  Sessions are free and run on Fridays every week between 1.30pm and 2.30pm (except the first Friday in each month) at Dundee Disabled Children's Association.

Click here for their website.

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Telephone: 01382 826888

Email: ddcaok@yahoo.co.uk

Website: http://www.ddca.btik.com/RhymeandSign


Posted Date: 18 Nov 2010

Reviewed Date: 21 Jun 2018

Stay Play and Have Fun

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Area: Lochee

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Posted Date: 26 Jan 2018

Reviewed Date: 26 Jan 2018

Storytimes for Under 5's

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Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Storytelling sessions are natural progression from Bookbug sessions and introduce young children and toddlers to an exciting world of books. The sessions are aimed at children under 5, their parents and carers and are held in various libraries across the city. Each session lasts approximately 30 minutes and includes a mixture of stories and rhymes designed to stimulate young children.

See website for where and when

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Website: http://www.leisureandculturedundee.com/storytimes


Posted Date: 20 Jan 2014

Reviewed Date: 27 Feb 2018

Sunflower Group

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Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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“Sunflower”
 
A family group for pre-school children with extra support needs.
Monday afternoons at DDCA, 9 Lawton Road, DD3 6SZ
1.15pm – 3pm
For more information or to find out if we have a space, contact Elliot at DDCA on 826888 or Jackie at "Parent to Parent" on 817558

Contact: Name: Dundee Disabled Children Association

Telephone: 01382 826888

Email: ddcaok@yahoo.co.uk

Website: http://www.ddca.btik.com/Sunflower


Posted Date: 12 Nov 2014

Reviewed Date: 21 Jun 2018

The Yard - Dundee

Location: , 14 Drumlanrig Place, Mid Craigie, Dundee, Angus, DD4 8HZ

Area: North East

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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We are open to families on Saturdays and Sundays from 11am to 4pm

Every Sunday The Yard runs an adventure play service for disabled children, young people, their siblings and friends in Dundee. So come and give it a try. Call us on 07703 468 173 or email val@theyardscotland.org.uk to book a session.

The Yard is an adventure play centre where disabled children and young people can come along with their family, carer, support/social worker and foster parents.

Our ethos is to encourage children to experience risk and adventure in freeplay, facilitated and supported by our specialist playworkers and volunteers.

For more information see attached flyer

Cost: Costs apply see attached leaflet

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Website: http://www.theyardscotland.org.uk


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Posted Date: 06 Mar 2016

Reviewed Date: 09 Mar 2018

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