Mums’ Coffee Morning at Rocket & Orange
Rocket & Orange host weekly coffee mornings for mum to meet in a welcoming environment. Share your worries and get advice and support from baby experts. R&O in Altrincham will be co-hosting with the Women’s Wellness Collective who have infant feeding support, birth and postnatal doula support, midwifery expertise, mental health support and various exercise and wellness support and tips to share as well as Mini First Aid South Manchester! Grab a hot drink and a cake for £5.
Breastfeeding Support Cafe at M&S, Walkden
Join NCT for their bi-weekly free breastfeeding support morning session at M&S Cafe, Walkden.
Meet other mums as well an NCT breastfeeding counsellor and share your breastfeeding experiences.
Open to all, you don’t have to be an NCT member to come along, just someone looking for a little support with their feeding journey either from other mums or our trained councillor.
Just 4 Dads Playgroup at St Chads
A stay at home dad, on shared parental leave or just got the kids for a day and no plans? Get down to dads only kids activity sessions at St Chads in Romiley.
Soft play areas, toys and fancy dress for the 0-4s. Great cakes, acceptable coffee, and terrible jokes for the dads.
Meet ups are on Wednesdays, 1pm-2.30pm in the Guywood Centre, Romiley, Stockport. And there’s a FREE Saturday morning group including bacon butties too which runs every other month.
Who Let The Dads Out Saturday Playgroup
Who Let The Dads Out Saturday Playgroup is a FREE fun morning of sports, soft play, games & crafts for all Dads, male carers & children aged 0-11 years, at Kings Church, Salford.
Lots of play equipment to keep everyone entertained including toddler toys, a bouncy castle, football nets, art equipment and karaoke. This event runs on the first Saturday of each month.
Join Eccles CoderDojo for a relaxed and fun afternoon of programming, every 2nd Saturday of the month.
Young people and their parents have the opportunity to get creative with technology in this volunteer led coding club. Make music with Sonic Pi, design characters and animations in Scratch, build interactive stories with Twine, get physical lighting up BBC Microbits and develop Python skills to make computer games and robots.
Great Northern Forest Tots
Great Northern Forest Tots are FREE sessions supporting outdoor, imaginative play, crafting and seasonal activities, run by a fully qualified Forest School leader.
Set in an urban location featuring a sandpit and play houses – complete with an teddy bear hospital, pretend café and den building materials.
Nature Tots at The HIVE, Moss Bank Park, Bolton
Nature Tots is a well-established play programme focussed on getting pre-schoolers in touch with wildlife and the outdoors. These weekly sessions are based around interactive activities, focused outside in the fantastic setting that is the HIVE at Moss Bank Park, Bolton. With an emphasis on fun and exploration, activities include environmental arts and crafts, mini beast hunts, games, story time and much more!
Infant Feeding with Jai – You and Your Birth Partner
Mama and baby learning together. Meet other like minded couples. Learn about the biological and practical aspects of breastfeeding including,
‣ Positioning and Attachment
‣ What to expect in the early days
‣ Expressing and Storing breast milk
‣ Tips and tricks to overcome any issues in the early days and weeks
Workshops currently running in Didsbury.
Antenatal Yoga Workshop – You and your Birth Partner
Special Pregnancy Yoga classes with Jai for women and their birth partners. Alongside ‘Prepare for Birth’ courses, these classes will give your birth partner the chance to share your pregnancy journey and understand more about labour and birth and their role in supporting you. You will both learn breathing, movement and relaxation tips and you can attend as many of these classes as you like during your pregnancy. Classes currently running in Didsbury.
Pregnancy Yoga with Jai
Welcoming and friendly Pregnancy Yoga classes – everyone is welcome, including complete beginners and expert yoginis! Most people are brand new to yoga when they join us for pregnancy classes but quickly find they take to it really easily and feel great for coming along.
Classes help you prepare for birth and meet other mums-to-be! Classes currently running in Didsbury.