Location: St Marks Community Centre Home of ASPIRE Wrestling Alliance Cornwall Road, Derby DE21 6DJ.

Age: 5 - 14 years old

Day and Time: Tuesdays 6.30pm - 7.30pm 

Price: £4

Contact: Rob Shade on 07711 901782 or email:

Description: A modern martial art to help with self-confidence and fitness.


Allestree CC Kwik Cricket

Location: Allestree Recreation Ground, Robincroft Road, Allestree, Derby DE22 2FG

Age: 7 - 11 years old

Day: Mondays

Price: £3 per session

Contact:  Rob Butcher 07802 731379

Description: Kwik cricket for boys & girls aged 7-11 years old during the summer term.


Children's Arts & Crafts Courses

Location: StraightCurves, 104 Saltergate, Chesterfield, S40 1NE

Contact: 01246 807575

Description: StraightCurves have a variety of arts and crafts courses designed for children. Click the links below for further information and to book online.

Beginners Crochet

Suitable for: 8-14 years old 

Day(s): Mondays 

Cost: £65

Jumping Clay Modelling

Suitable for: 6+

Days: Monday, Tuesday or Thursdays

Cost: £46

Sewing Machine Skills

Suitable for: 8-14 

Days: Mondays or Thursday 

Cost: £65-£67

Experimenting with Art

Suitable for: 8-18 

Days: Monday or Tuesdays 

Cost: £40


Cooking and Growing Club for Families

Days: Wednesdays 

Times: 3.30pm - 5.30pm

Location: Our Place at Revive Healthy Living Centre, 23 Roe Farm Lane, Chaddesden, Derby DE21 6ET 

Suitable for: families with school aged children - Derwent residents only.

Cost: Donations for drinks and equipment please

Description: Cooking & Growing Club for families with school aged children. Plant, grow & eat your own food! Wear suitable clothing. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

More info:

Derby Dodgeball

Location: William Gregg Leisure Centre, Hands Road, Heanor, DE75 7HA

Age: For school years 3, 4, 5 and 6

Day: Tuesdays 6-7pm

Contact: 07968563797

Description: Derby Dodgeball is a fun and inclusive club which allows children built confidence, keep fit, create friendships and play the fun game of dodgeball.


Derby Theatre - Theatre Thinkers

Location: 15 Theatre Walk, St Peter's Quarter, Derby, DE1 2NF

Day: Last Thursday of each month (term time) 4pm-6pm

Age: 11 - 19 (School Year 7 -13)

Price: Free but booking is essential


Website: More Info

Number: 01332 593939


Have you ever wanted to know more about how a theatre works? Our Theatre Thinkers group meets monthly to work with professional designers, writers and marketing professionals amongst others. You will also help us make important decisions and put on events that make Derby Theatre even more buzzing for young people.

Jumping Clay Derby - After School Clubs

Times: 5pm - 6pm (6-9 year olds) and 6.30pm - 7.30pm (8-14 year olds)

Days: Mondays

Location: Jumping Clay Derby, After School Club - Unit D, Markeaton Craft Village, Markeaton Park, Derby, DE22 3BG 

Contact: 01332 460079

Cost: The cost is £8.50 for 1 hour session 

Description: Jumping Clay session: aligned with all our other clubs in local schools. Teaching model making using basic shapes and colour blending - mess free. Or choose Billy's Art Studio art classes for children: combination of teaching step by step and supporting children with completing their chosen art work for school or fun.

More information and online booking

We are currently also in the following schools (pupils need to attend the school to take part in the after school club) 

For days, prices and age details click the individual links below:

More information:

Minecraft Club - Quad

Times: 5pm - 6pm

Days: Every Wednesday

Location: QUAD, Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby DE1 3AS



Cost: FREE!

Suitable ages: 10+

Description: Join QUAD staff to explore gallery themes, create games and take on challenges at the weekly after school sessions.

Professional Wrestling Academy

Location: St Marks Community Centre Home of ASPIRE Wrestling Alliance Cornwall Road, Derby DE21 6DJ.

Age: 6 - 14+

Day and Time: Mondays 4.30pm - 6.00pm and 6pm - 8.30pm for 14+

Price: Taster sessions are free then £3.50 for 6-13 year olds and £10 for 14+

Contact: Rob Shade on 07711 901782 or email:

Description: All body shapes and sizes welcomed. Fancy being the new John Cena or AJ Styles? Derby's Professional Wrestling Academy awaits you!


Professional Wrestling Academy

Location: St Marks Community Centre Home of ASPIRE Wrestling Alliance Cornwall Road, Derby DE21 6DJ.

Age: 14 years+

Day and Time: Wednesdays  6pm - 8.30pm

Price: Taster session is free then £10 thereafter

Contact: Rob Shade on 07711 901782 or email:

Description: All body shapes and sizes welcomed. Fancy being the new John Cena or AJ Styles? Derby's Professional Wrestling Academy awaits you!


Schools Out After School Clubs

Many fun opportunities will be offered to your child during the day giving them many hours of fun and laughter whilst making lots of new good friends. Children will get the chance to play with a huge selection of toys and resources plus many more activities available throughout the day including: sports, crafts and cookery, growing projects and outdoor fun, low cost outings, special activities for over 8's and under 8's.


Prices: click here

Tel: 01332 737947 | Mobile: 07984 908836

Office: 01332 296447 (Mon -Thurs 9:15am- 2:15pm)


Allestree School's Out Club (Before/After School)
St John's Church Hall, Allestree, Derby DE22 2QL
Tel: 01332 736554 (7am-9am & 2.30pm-6.00pm)

Mobile: 07984 908836 

Ofsted Registration Number: EY493996

Kilburn Schools Out Club (Before/After School)
Kilburn Baptist Church, Kilburn, Belper, Derbyshire DE56 OLT
Tel: 07889 720157 Hayley Sharpe Manager
Ofsted Registration Number: EY494019

St Mary's Schools Out Club (Before/After School)
St Mary's Catholic School, Broadway, Derby DE22 1AU
Tel: 07889723694 Ann Toplis Manager
Ofsted Registration Number: EY493991

Derby Holiday Club (School Holidays)
St Benedicts School, Duffield Road, Derby DE22 1JD (Easter & Summer)

or St John's Church Hall, Allestree, Derby DE22 2QL (February, May, October & Christmas)
Tel: 01332 557032 Ext 137 (School Holidays ONLY)

Ofsted Registration Number: EY494008

Teen Yogis Class

Location: Little Eaton Village Hall (Lower Hall) Vicarage Lane, Little Eaton, Derby DE21 5EA

Day: Thursday term time only. 5.00pm – 6.00pm.

Age: 10 - 16 years old

Price: £5


Number: Kirsty 07880 721035

Description: This will be a fun class to stretch, strengthen and relax the entire body and calm the mind. If your child is younger and would like to come along, please contact us.

The Movement Gym - 12 to 16 Years Old

Locations: The Derby Arena DE24 8JB, Springwood Leisure Centre DE21 2RQ and Queen's Leisure Centre DE1 3PA.

Age: 12 - 16 years old

Day and Time: Monday - Friday: 3.30pm - 5.30pm, Saturday: 9am - 11.30am, Sunday 2pm - 6pm

Price: £1.10 (with a Movement Card)

Contact: Derby Arena: 01332 640011, Springwood Leisure Centre: 01332 664433, Queen's Leisure Centre: 01332 641444

Description: You'll need an exclusive Movement Card, but getting it is easy! You’ll need to complete a Consent Form which you can download here. If you’re over 12 and are going to go to any of the gym sessions you’ll also need to fill in a The Movement Gym Consent Form.


Yoga and Relaxation for Beginners

First Session: Wednesday 7th of June 5.30-6.30pm

Last session: 12th July 5.30-6.30pm

Location: The Joseph Wright Centre

Ages: All

Price: £42

Description: The 5 week course at the Joseph Wright Centre is prefect for any individual who is new to yoga practice or a beginner. Yoga mats will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own Advanced purchase is essential - pay on the door will not be possible.

More info:


We really hope that you find this website useful in helping you plan a family day out. Whilst we try our absolute hardest to ensure all of the information is correct and up to date, we highly recommend you call ahead of any planned visit to check opening times and prices etc. We don't want any disappointed families! (Oh and check the weather before you set off!) 

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