1623 Theatre Company

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

More information: 1623theatre.co.uk/training/youth-theatres

Email: messages@1623theatre.co.uk

Number: 01332 285434

Description: Passing on the physical and vocal skills needed to perform Shakespeare and other classical playwrights is important to us. We believe that we must share our skills with talented young people to ensure that high-quality classical theatre takes place in the future. We also offer advice on drama school and university auditions.


3 Parish Mobile - Heanor

Location: Recreation Ground, Roper Avenue, Heanor, DE75 7DA

Day: Fri

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Age: 11 - 19

Email: ruth.peat@derbyshire.gov.uk

Number: 01773 746174

Description: Mobile session offering sports, games, advice and guidance situated at Roper Avenue Recreation Ground, Marlpool. Derbyshire County Council's Youth Service welcomes disabled young people to all its youth clubs to make new friends, chill and have fun


331 Squadren Air Training Corps (Chesterfield)

Location: 331 (Chesterfield) Sqn ATC Wallis Barracks, Chesterfield, S40 2NH

Age: 13 to 17

Price: £6 per month

Email: oc331sqn@tiscali.co.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 01246 222331

Description: Provides adventurous and other training for young people - aiming to build citizenship and leadership qualities and provide skills useful in later life. Promotes a practical interest in flying and in the RAF


4's and Under Climbing at Clip 'n Climb Derby

Dates and Times: Tues, Wed and Thu. 11.45am arrival

Location: Unit 12 Kingsway Park Close, Mackworth, Derby DE22 3FP

Suitable for: ages 4 and under (minimum weight 15kg)

Price: £8

Description: Bring your children to our exciting dinner time (11.45am) under 4 sessions on Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays where they can climb exclusively with children of the same age. Straight after they will tuck into their lunch before continuing with their next fun activity.

  • 10 Minute Brief/Harnessing
  • Half an hour child climb
  • Followed by an afternoon of creative craft and soft play
  • PLUS a lunch box for the children. (the lunch box includes sandwich, drink, crisps, yogurt and raisins)

Website: clipnclimbderby.co.uk


Abbotsford Detached Project

Location: Abbotsford Community Centre, Summersfield Way, South Ilkeston, DE7 9JJ

Day: Monday

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Age: 13 to 19

Email: adam.cope@derbyshire.gov.uk

Number: 01629 531949

Description: This project is for young people in the Abbotsford area and offers a range of activities including issue based work, team games and tea and toast. Derbyshire County Council's Youth Service welcomes disabled young people to all its youth clubs to make new friends, chill and have fun


Aikido

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: robert_shade@hotmail.com

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

Website: www.facebook.com/aspirewrestlingalliance


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 robertbutcher49@btinternet.com

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

Website: http://www.allestreecc.co.uk/


Anna Michelle's School of Dance

Location: Unit E2, 5 Cranmer Road, West Meadows Industrial Estate, Derby DE21 6JL

Age: 2 years upwards

Email: agratton417@btinternet.com

Number: 07980 756586

Description: An established, friendly dance school, where anyone can learn to dance and have fun! Shows, displays and exams following the International dance teachers association syllabus, which is affiliated to the Royal Academy of Dance


Athenaeum Youth Cafe

Location: Potter Street, Melbourne, DE73 8DW

Day: Friday

Age: 11 - 19

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Number: 01629 533650

Description: Youth work activities for young people aged 11 - 19 years in the rural area of Melbourne, working in partnership with Melbourne Methodist Church


​Jabberjacks Baby & Toddler Activity Classes

Day and Time: Thursday mornings at 10.00am

Location: Shardlow Village Hall, The Wharf, Shardlow, Derby DE72 2GH

Suitable for ages: 6 months to 4 years

Cost: £4.50

Description: Book your free trial for our baby and toddler activity classes to join in the fun with our puppets, music and play. Watch your child develop, grow and explore their creativity and expand their imagination. Ideal for young siblings. We offer pay as you go or a discounted full term payment rate.

Website: www.jabberjacks.co.uk/south-derbyshire


​LEGO Saturday & Sunday

Times: 11:00am - 4:00pm

Days: Saturday and Sunday

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

Website: www.derbyquad.co.uk/

Contact: 01332 290 606

Cost: free

Suitable for ages: 3+ (all children must be accompanied)

Description: Come and have a play with Lego in our Family Resources area just outside QUAD Gallery. 


Bare Feet Dance and Drama

Location: 26 Park Avenue, Castle Donington, DE74 2JT

Day: Everyday!

Email: barefeetdance@hotmail.co.uk

Website: barefeetdance.wixsite.com

Number: 01332 391083

Description: Bare Feet dance runs dance classes in village halls, Private Lessons, Infant, Junior, Primary schools etc. We run lessons in Street Dance, Drama, Glee, Musical Theatre, Freestyle, Modern Jazz, Ballet, Gymnastics, Cheerleading etc


Be Healthy Group

Location: Fairplay UK Ltd, Alexandra Road, West Chesterfield, S40 1NP

Age: 14 to 25

Email: office@fair-play.co.uk

Website: www.fair-play.co.uk/

Number: 01246 203963

Description: Monthly group sees young people exploring health issues in the widest sense, including diet, exercise, relaxation and cooking


Beat Feet Academy of Dance

Location: Murray Park Community School, Murray Road, Mickleover, Derby, DE3 9LL

Time: 9am onwards

Age: 2 years upwards

Email: Julie@beatfeetdance.co.uk

Website: www.beatfeetdance.co.uk

Number: 07840 447024

Description: We use a unique teaching approach that allows pupils to develop through creative activity. Our carefully tailored classes enable children to learn in a fun, encouraging environment whilst learning the importance of dance discipline. We offer caring tuition from 2 years old in a range of genres including Ballet, Tap, Modern Theatre, National, Riverdance, Street Dance and Zumbatomic. We provide pupils with the opportunity to take ISTD and IDTA examinations. Pupils are also encouraged to participate in the academy's performance events.


Billy's Art Studio - Watercolour, Sketching, Acrylics and Pastels etc

Times: 1.30pm - 3.00pm

Days: Saturdays

Location: Jumping Clay Academy, Markeaton Park Craft Village

Website: www.jumpingclay.co.uk

Cost: £10.50 per session

Suitable for ages: 7-12 years

Description: Master Modellers and children who love art will love these challenging classes covering watercolour, acrylic, sketching and advanced Jumping Clay Modelling techniques.


Brampton Community Band

Location: Friends Meeting House, 27 Ashgate Road, Chesterfield, S40 4AG

Day: Thursday

Price: £1 waged / £0.50 unwaged

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Age: 11 upwards

Email: bcband@hotmail.co.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 07811 872834

Description: No auditions are needed. Casual atmosphere. Any musicians from the ages of 11 to 111, with any instrument, are welcome to join in. The band play a wide variety of European folk dance music. It is a chance to get together with other musicians and play music. Under 14s must attend with a designated adult - email for details. Participants must have been playing their instrument for at least three years


Breaston Highlanders Band

Location: United Reformed Church, Midland Street, Long Eaton, NG10 1NY

Day: Tues & Sunday

Time: 7pm - 8:30pm

Age: 10 upwards

Email: bret.cook@o2.co.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 01159 725282

Description: Long-established marching band who perform at carnivals, fetes, galas, sports days, and similar types of events. The band presents precision musical/marching displays for the arena and music on the march for carnival parades and the like. Play a variety of brass instruments along with a drum section



Bumps to Babies Coffee Morning

Days and Times: Thursdays 10am - 12pm

Location: Derwent Stepping Stones, St Mark's Road, Chaddesden Derby DE21 6AH

Cost: FREE!

Suitable for: Parents to be or new parents

Description: Whether you have a bump or a baby, your days been bright or blue, join our friendly volunteers from Derby Community Parent Programme for a cuppa and a chat.

More information: Call 01332 888091 or visit: www.facebook.com/DERBYCPP


Burton & District Netball

Location: Pingle School, Coronation Street, Swadlincote, Derbyshire DE11 0QA 

Day: Tuesdays

Age: 11 to 16 years

Price: £3 per session

Number: 01283 216837

Description: No need to book, just turn up for junior netball


Cabaret Theatre School

Location: Grange Hall, Park Lane, Littleover, Derby, DE23 6FX

Day: Saturday

Time: 9am onwards

Age: 3 - 8

Email: mailto:sally@cabaret-theatre-school.com

Website: www.cabaret-theatre-school.com

Number: 01332 518422

Description: Fun filled song & dance classes including Tap dancing, Ballet, Modern dance plus singing, characters and stories!


Chesterfield Friday Youth Club

Location: Fairplay UK Ltd, Alexandra Road, West Chesterfield, S40 1NP

Day: Friday (fortnightly)

Time: 6:45pm - 9pm

Age: 16 to 25

Email: office@fair-play.co.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 01246 203963

Description: This is a fortnightly Friday youth club where young people with disabilities can meet with friends and peers whilst taking part in a wide range of age appropriate activities


Children's Arts & Crafts Courses

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

Contact: 01246 807575  info@straightcurves.co.uk

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

Website: www.straightcurves.co.uk


Chilled Beans - Baby and Toddler Massage and Yoga

Day and time: Fridays 

  • Toddler Yoga at 10am
  • Mum and baby yoga 11:30
  • Baby Massage  1pm

Location: Breaston Scout Hut, Blind Lane, Derby DE72 3EA

Cost: Prices vary

Suitable for: Suitable for parents and their babies and toddlers.

Description: Baby Massage and Yoga, Pregnancy and Toddler Yoga classes

More information: www.chilledbeans.com


Cook Stars Cooking Classes

Days: Monday - Saturday 

Locations: Horsley Village Hall, Powtrell Pavilion, West Hallam, Alton Manor Community Centre, Belper, Langley Mill Cricket Club, Heage Methodist Church, Sawley Methodist Church, Heanor Baptist Church, Peveril Court, Ripley, Firs Garden, Alfreton.

Times: See class timetable here cook-stars-amber-valley-and-erewash

Suitable for ages: 2 - 12 years
Description: Cook Stars offers children's and adults fun affordable cooking classes. We also offer special event workshops, birthday parties and classes in schools.
Contact: beckyandrebecca@cookstars.co.uk or call 07722950481

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: www.facebook.com/Our-Place-at-Revive-Healthy-Living-Centre


Cradle Club

Days, times and locations: 

Cost: FREE!

Suitable for: They are for babies up to the age of 2 years, their parents or carers.

Description: Cradle Clubs are free weekly sessions for parents and carers with babies to meet socially and have fun with their little ones. They offer a time to play, have fun, share stories, sing and laugh together. Staff will also provide the opportunity to hear and take part in stories, music, songs and rhymes.

More information: For further details, to see if a place is available or to be put on the waiting list, please contact the appropriate library or email childrens.services@derby.gov.uk or visit www.inderby.org.uk/cradleclubs


Dance Network

Location: Measham Village Hall, Queen's Street, Measham, Swadlincote, DE12 7JE

Days: Mon / Weds  / Thurs / Sat

Email: info@dance-network.co.uk

Website: www.dance-network.co.uk

Number: 01530 273441

Description: Styles include tap dance, ballet, modern dance and street jazz. They believe that dance is not only a way of keeping you fit, but is equally valuable as a tool for confidence building, developing listening skills, communication and imagination. Each class is taught by either Miss Michelle Shuttleworth (Principal) or Leanne O'Brien, both qualified (AISTD) and professional dance teachers under the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing


Dancetek

Location: 126 Green Lane, Derby, DE1 1RY and 149-150 High Street, Burton on Trent, DE14 1JE

Age: 3 years upwards

Email: ellie@dancetek.co.uk

Website: www.dancetek.co.uk

Number: 07958 250141

Description: Learning through enjoyment! Fun and instructive classes in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Street, Contemporary and Cheer for. GCSE Dance also available. All classes taught by qualified professionals with enhanced DBS (CRB) clearance. Dancetek are a passionate family dedicated to delivering dance to young people!


Danceworks Unlimited

Location: Edmund Hall, 6a Edmund Road, Spondon, DE21 7HH

Age: 3 years upwards

Email: clare_beheshti@yahoo.co.uk

Website: www.danceworksunlimited.co.uk

Number: 01332 670196

Description: Affordable, professional tuition in IDTA Ballet, Tap, and Disco Freestyle.


Deda Derby

Location: Chapel Street, Derby, DE1 3GU

Day: Mon - Thurs

Time: 9am - 9pm

Age: 6 months upwards

Email: info@deda.uk.com

Website: More Info

Number: 01332 370911

Description: Our Academy offers a massive range of opportunities for all children and young people to participate and progress in dance. Please see website for all the details!


Derby Academy School of Classical Dance & Drama

Location: The Old Mill Studios, Lynton Street, Derby, DE22 3RW

Age: 2 years upwards

Email: derbyacademy@gmail.com

Website: www.derby-academy.com

Number: 01332 371016

Description: If you’re new to Derby Academy or just fancy trying something different e-mail us for our programme to see what we offer. From ballet to mother and baby to hip-hop, tap to salsa, fitness to musical theatre there really is something for everyone! We also have a full Adult community timetable including: Adult ballet-Adult Pointe-Tap (Beginners to Advanced)-Hip Hop-Salsa-Dance fitness & workout. We have so much to offer come along and email us for a timetable.


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.

Website: www.facebook.com/derbydodgeball



Derby QUAD - Cine Kids Club

Time: See website for film timings

Days: Every weekend and during the school holidays

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

Contact: 01332 290606 

Cost: All tickets are £3.50 for Cine Kids Club members (which includes the whole family and their guests). Membership is FREE! 

Suitable for ages: Families with children under 16.

Description: Cine Kids are family focused film screenings every weekend and during the school holidays. To hear when new Cine Kids films are announced please join our Cine Kids Facebook Group. Non members also welcome, who will be charged the standard cinema ticket price.

Please remember to bring your Membership card to the screening as proof of membership will be checked at Box Office

Website: Derby QUAD Cine Kids website


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

Email: learning@derbytheatre.co.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 01332 593939

Description: THEATRE THINKERS: TELL US WHAT YOU THINK

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.


Derby Theatre - Youth Theatre

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

Days and ages:

Years 4-6: Tuesdays and Thursdays in term time 5 - 6.30pm

Years 7-9: Sundays in term time 10am – 11.30am

Years 10-13: Sundays in term time 11.45am - 1.45pm

Price: £75 per term

Email: learning@derbytheatre.co.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 01332 593939

Description: Interested in seeing, making and performing theatre? If you are aged between 8 and 18 and want the opportunity to work with professional theatre practitioners and perform on stage every year, apply today! We work towards a major annual show that is professionally produced on our main stage for our two older groups and in our studio theatre for the two younger groups.

Please note that for some age groups there may be a waiting list. 


Derbyshire Army Cadet Force

Location: HQ Derbyshire ACF, TA Centre, Sinfin, Derby, DE24 9GL

Age: 12 upwards

Price: £10 joining fee

Email: countyhq@derbyshireacf.com

Website: More Info

Number: 01332 772025

Description: The Army Cadet Force is a uniformed youth organisation sponsored by the MOD Open from Year 8 -12/13 years of age to 18 3/4 for boys and girls. Activities include fieldcraft, shooting, First Aid, D of E, B Tech, Adventure Trg, drills and sports. It has a structured syllabus. Cadets meet twice a week at 32 locations in Derbyshire and go away on week-end camps three times a year and also have an annual camp of 10 days somewhere in the UK at a military training camp


Derbyshire Toy Library Stay and Play Sessions

Locations, Days, and Times: 

  • Crich Glebe Field Centre, Crich DE4 5EU Monday 9.30am – 11.30am
  • Fritchley Primary School Activity Room - Church St, Fritchley, Belper DE56 2FQ Thursday 9.30am – 11.30am Term Time Only
  • Wirksworth Infant School, Harrison Drive, Cemetery Lane, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4GZ Tuesday 9.30am – 11.30am Term Time Only
  • Belper Community Hall, Bridge Street, Belper DE56 1AB (Behind the library) Wednesday 9.30am – 11.30am
  • Kilburn Hall, Church Street, Kilburn, Belper, DE56 0LU Thursdays 9.30am – 11.15am Term Time Only
  • St Georges C of E School, Church Lane, New Mills SK22 4NP Thursday 9.15am – 10.30am Term Time Only
  • The Bungalow, Belper School, John O’ Gaunts Way, Belper DE56 1RZ Thursday 1.00pm – 3.00pm
  • Matlock Surestart Children’s Centre (Adjacent to Castle View Primary School), School Rd, Matlock DE4 3DS Friday 10.00am – 12.00pm

Cost: £3 per family for up to three children

Suitable for: Babies, toddlers and pre schoolers and their grown ups.

Description: Sessions run by our experienced play workers: come play with a broad range of toys, enjoy craft with our Early Years student, socialise over snack time, let someone else remind you of the words to nursery rhymes at song time; all with that crucial tea/coffee in hand for parents/carers. With fantastic outdoor space, particularity at Brooksite Bungalow, continue to enjoy STAY AND PLAY, as the weather hots up. (Please note Crich does not have outdoor space).

More information: www.derbyshiretoylibraries.org


Detached Rural Mobile Hilton

Location: John Port School, Main Street, Etwall, DE65 6LU

Day: Thursday

Time: 6:30pm - 8:45pm

Age: 10 - 19

Number: 01629 533650

Description: This project offers access to a range of activities including arts, sports, trips out, music and a space to chill out with friends. Opportunities to try new activities and seek advice/ information on most teenage topics are available. Derbyshire County Council's Youth Service welcomes disabled young people to all its youth clubs to make new friends, chill and have fun


Donut Creative Arts Studio

Location: Spring Bank Road, Chesterfield, S40 1NL

Day: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Time: 4pm - 9pm

Price: £2 per session

Age: 11 to 19

Email: Karen.wortley@derbyshire.gov.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 01629 533060

Description: Offers range of creative arts to young people, including music workshops, recording studio, live gigs, youth theatre, DJ skills, circus skills and dance



Erewash Boccia Group

Location: West Park Leisure Centre, Wilsthorpe Road, Long Eaton, NG10 4AA

Age: 12 upwards

Price: £2 per session

Email: johnkay46@msn.com

Number: 01159 727439


Erewash Valley Swimming Club

Location: Queens Leisure Centre, Cathedral Road, Derby, DE1 3PA

Days and times: Sunday 8am - 9am

Age: 4 upwards

Price: Membership £20 / Swimfees £12.50 per month

Website: erewashvalleysc.wixsite.com

Email: trevorkeightley@btinternet.com

Number: 01159 328023


Fast Forward

Locations: Slaney Close Allenton / Craddock Avenue Spondon / Oakleigh Avenue Chaddesden.

Suitable for: Young people aged 11 - 25 and over 50's with disabilities living in Derby

Cost: FREE!

Email: info@disabilitydirect.com

Number: 01332 299449

Website: http://disabilitydirect.com/derby/services/ and  http://thestuff.org.uk

Description: Are you looking to learn new skills or are willing to share your expertise with someone else? Fast Forward is a project developed by Disability Direct to bring generations together to share skills and cultivate relationships in the community. Workshops include: social media, internet shopping, Skype, gardening, cooking, money management, arts and crafts, self defence. 

For more information contact Disability Direct and ask to speak to the Fast Forward project workers. 


Football - Derbyshire Youth Leagues

Here's a list of Derbyshire Youth Leagues:

Derby City League
Secretary: Tony Kemp Email: dcflsec@yahoo.co.uk

Derby Junior Football League
Secretary: Stephen Nicks Email: secretary@derbyjfl.com

Derbyshire Girls & Ladies League

Secretary: Alan Dawson Email: alandawson1964@gmail.com

Derwent Valley Junior League
Secretary: Laura Hayfield Email: laura.hayfield@hotmail.co.uk

Rowsley & District Youth League
Secretary: George Elliott Email: rylgelliott@aol.com

More information: www.derbyshirefa.com

Friday Night Football

Location: Rutland Sports Centre, West End Drive, Ilkeston, DE7 5GH

Day: Friday

Time: 5pm - 6pm

Age: 11 to 14

Email: adam.cope@derbyshire.gov.uk

Number: 01629 531949

Description: A football project for 11 to 14 year olds delivered by the Youth Service with support from Sporting Futures and Erewash Borough Council



Get Your Club Listed Here!

This is a new category so keep checking back soon because we will have lots more clubs and classes listed soon.

If you have a club or class that would be suitable then please get in touch (listings are FREE!): Promote@DerbyDaysOut.co.uk


Glapwell Youth Hub

Location: Glapwell Centre The Green, Glapwell, Chesterfield S44 5LW

Day: Wednesdays

Age: 12+

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Number: 01623 810979

Description: Free outdoor sports, music and indoor activities. 


Glendarragh Irish Dance Academy

Location: Classes offered across Derbyshire, please contact for details

Age: 3 years upwards

Days: Mon / Tues / Thurs / Fri / Sat

Email: glendarraghdance@gmail.com

Website: glendarragh-irishdance.com

Description: Irish Dancing lessons offered for children aged 3 upwards. Bring your child to learn the traditional art form of Irish Dance as part of a hugely successful and established irish dance academy for over 30 years.


Ilkeston & District Astronomical Society

Location: Erewash Museum (The Hayloft), Ilkeston, DE7 5JA 

Day: Tues & Weds

Time: 7:45pm onwards

Age: 13 onwards

Email: learning@derbytheatre.co.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 01158 490724

Description: The group promotes an interest in astronomy for people of all ages and abilities, giving practical help as required. The group has meetings with talks, observing sessions and events aimed at all the family. Members can borrow books, videos, binoculars and telescopes


Ilkeston Detached Project

Location: Erewash Square, Ilkeston, DE7 5SP

Day: Weds

Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Age: 13 to 19

Email: adam.cope@Derbyshire.gov.uk

Number: 01629 531949

Description: Detached youth provision in Ilkeston providing issue based activity and opportunities to seek advice/information on most teenage topics. Derbyshire County Council's Youth Service welcomes disabled young people to all its youth clubs to make new friends, chill and have fun



Inflatable Fun Sessions at Go! Active @ The Arc

Days and times: Term Time Saturdays 9.30am - 10.15am and 10.15am - 11am

Location: Go! Active, High Street, Clowne, Derbyshire S43 4JY

Cost: £2.50 for 45 mins or £4 for 1.5 hours

Suitable for ages: 2 - 5 year olds and their grown ups

Description: Our large inflatables will give your child the exercise they need whilst having loads of fun.

More info: www.goactive.org.uk To find out more about Super Tots or to book onto a session please telephone 01246 242364 or email.


Inspire Fitness Academy Swimming Lessons

Location: Inspire Fitness Academy, Unit 8 Perkins Yard, Mansfield Road, Derby, DE21 4AW

Age: All

Price: Various

Website: www.facebook.com/splashfit/

Email: thegym@splashfit.com

Number: 01332 203081



Jennifer Cox Dance School

Location: Tutbury Old School, Cornmill Lane, Tutbury, DE13 9HA

Day: Saturday

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Age: 3 years upwards

Email: jcoxdanceschool@hotmail.co.uk

Website: www.jcoxdanceschool.co.uk

Number: 07572 778726

Description: We offer a friendly environment where children can learn to dance. We provide a range of lessons on a Saturday afternoon at the Tutbury Old School, Cornmill Lane which is also home to Tutbury Pre-school. We offer optional ISTD examinations and run yearly shows at the Burton Brewery Theatre. Please contact us for more information and organise your child's free trail lesson


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 derby@jumpingclay.co.uk

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: www.jumpingclay.co.uk


Jumping Clay Derby - Saturday Sessions

Times: 1.30pm - 3pm

Days: Every Saturday 

Location: Unit D, Markeaton Craft Village, Markeaton Park, Derby, DE22 3BG

Websitewww.jumpingclay.co.uk

Contact: 01332 460079

Cost: From £8.50 for 1 hour / 90 mins £10.50 / 2 hours £12 (Includes drinks and snack) Use the individual links below for specific prices.

Suitable for ages:  4-12 years.

Description: 4 - 12 year olds can take part in Rookie Model Makers, ideal for children new to Jumping Clay. 7-12 year olds can choose between Billy's Art Studio or Master Modellers which is for children who love art. These challenging classes covering watercolour, acrylic, sketching and advanced Jumping Clay Modelling techniques.


Junction Arts Limited (Bolsover)

Location: First Floor, Springwell House, Newbold Road, Chesterfield, S41 7PB

Day: Mon - Fri

Time: 9am - 5pm

Age: 2 upwards

Email: info@junctionsarts.org

Website: More Info

Number: 01246 209219

Description: Junction Arts works in the Bolsover district and surrounding areas in partnership with communities, schools, statutory and voluntary sector organisations. The organisation aims to create high quality, exciting and imaginative creative projects and programmes which directly engage local people. The group's work inspires change and development through high-quality creative practice by working alongside professional artists and partners to promote personal and community renewal through raised skills and experiences


Junior ParkRun - Long Eaton

Times: 9am

Days: Every Sunday

Location: West Park Leisure Centre, Wilsthorpe Road, Long Eaton, NG10 4AA

Website: www.parkrun.org.uk/longeaton-juniors

Cost: Nothing - it's free! but please register before your first run. Only ever register with parkrun once. Don't forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode (request a reminder).

Suitable for ages: 4 - 14 year olds.

Description: It is a 2k run for juniors where the aim is to have fun. Please come along and join in whatever your pace! Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in the rugby club - please come and join us!


Junior Parkrun - Markeaton

Times: 9am

Days: Every Sunday

Location: Markeaton Park, Kedleston Road, Derby, DE22 4NH

Website: http://www.parkrun.org.uk/markeaton-juniors/

Cost: Nothing - it's free! but please register before your first run. Only ever register with parkrun once. Don't forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode (request a reminder).

Suitable for ages: 4 - 14 year olds.

Description: It is a 2k run for juniors where the aim is to have fun. Please come along and join in whatever your pace! Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in the Orangery Café - please come and join us!


Junior Parkrun - Swadlincote

Times: 9am

Days: Every Sunday

Location: Maurice Lea Memorial Park, York Road, Church Gresley, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE11 9QG

Website: www.parkrun.org.uk/swadlincote-juniors

Cost: Nothing - it's free! but please register before your first run. Only ever register with parkrun once. Don't forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode (request a reminder).

Suitable for ages: 4 - 14 year olds.

Description: It is a 2k run for juniors where the aim is to have fun. Please come along and join in whatever your pace! Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in the local cafe - please come and join us!


Junior Parkrun - Whaley Bridge

Times: 9.30am

Days: Every Sunday

Location: Whaley Bridge Memorial Park, Whaley Bridge, SK23 7BW

Website: www.parkrun.org.uk/whaleybridge-juniors

Cost: Nothing - it's free! but please register before your first run. Only ever register with parkrun once. Don't forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode (request a reminder).

Suitable for ages: 4 - 14 year olds.

Description: It is a 2k run for juniors where the aim is to have fun. Please come along and join in whatever your pace! Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in The Cock Hotel, Buxton Road - please come and join us!


Kirk Hallam Detached Project

Location: Kirk Hallam Community Technology College, Godfrey Drive, Ilkeston, DE7 4HH

Day: Friday

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Age: 11 - 19

Email: errol.squire@derbyshire.gov.uk

Number: 01629 532666

Description: The detached project works with young people on the streets in the Kirk Hallam area and offers a range of activities planned with the youth workers. These include arts, sports, trips out, music and work around various issues important to young people, providing opportunities to try new activities and seek advice and information on most teenage topics. Derbyshire County Council's Youth Service welcomes disabled young people to all its youth clubs to make new friends, chill and have fun


Kirk Hallam Mobile Project (School Lunchtime)

Location: Kirk Hallam Community Technology College, Godfrey Drive, Ilkeston, DE7 4HH

Day: Tuesday

Time: 12:25pm - 1:30pm

Age: 11 - 19

Email: errol.squire@derbyshire.gov.uk

Number: 01629 532666

Description: A mobile youth provision which operates at Kirk Hallam Technology College on Tuesday lunchtimes and offers a range of activities that young people have identified as important to them. Provides opportunities to seek advice and information on most teenage topics, learn more about other organisations that work with young people and find out more about Youth Service provision


Laurie's School of Dance

Location: Boulton Lane Park Community Centre, Boulton Lane, Alvaston, Derby, DE24 OAS

Day: Mon / Weds / Thurs / Fri / Sat

Age: 3 years upwards

Email: lauriesschoolofdance@live.co.uk

Website: lauriesschoolofdance.wix.com

Description: Dancing School that offers a variety of different dance styles such as Ballet, Tap, Irish, Acrobatics, Street Dance, Contemporary and Cheerleading. Take part in shows, displays, exams, competitions and other dance related activities.


Lea Green Centre Adventure Days October 2017

Days and times: 23rd October 2017 – 25th October 2017 | 9am - 5pm

Location: Lea Green Development Centre Main Road, Lea, Near Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 5GJ (01629) 534561

Cost: £33.50 per child/per day. Pre Booking ESSENTIAL 01629 534561

Suitable for ages: 5-12 year olds

Description: Adventure Days provide outdoor fun to keep the kids active during school holidays.

Website and booking info: leagreen.derbyshire-outdoors.org


Listen Love Learn at QUAD

Days and Times: Tuesdays 12pm - 3pm

Location: QUAD Participation Space, QUAD, Market Place, Derby DE1 3AS

Cost: £1 per adult

Suitable for: Families with children under 5

Description: Listen Love Learn is a weekly creative programme for families with children under 5 years. It aims to enhance the participant’s confidence, support social inclusion and promote positive health and wellbeing, whilst engaging all participants in fun, creative and stimulating activities. The sessions are very informal and set in a relaxed environment.

More information: www.derbyquad.co.uk


Long Eaton Park Croquet Club

Location: West Park Leisure Centre, Wilsthorpe Road, Long Eaton, NG10 4AA

Age: 15 upwards

Price: 1st session free and then various charges apply

Email: chrisjackson@greenbee.net

Number: 0332 870045


Long Eaton Sea Cadet Corps

Location: T S Indomitable, 61 Oakleys Road, Long Eaton, NG10 1FH

Day: Thurs

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Age: 10 - 12

Email: long.eatonseacadets@btinternet.com

Website: More Info

Number: 01159 735726

Description: Sea Cadets is inclusive and so we try to keep our costs as low as possible. Unit donations help to cover the cost of running our Unit. From time to time there may be other non compulsory activities you may need to pay a contribution. There are charges for some training courses and camps but these are kept to a minimum. Some activities like offshore sailing and expeditions can, in certain circumstances, be supported by bursaries or grants


Long Eaton Sea Cadet Corps

Location: T S Indomitable, 61 Oakleys Road, Long Eaton, NG10 1FH

Day: Mon & Thurs

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Age: 12 - 18

Email: long.eatonseacadets@btinternet.com

Website: More Info

Number: 01159 735726

Description: Sea Cadets is inclusive and so we try to keep our costs as low as possible. Unit donations help to cover the cost of running our Unit. From time to time there may be other non compulsory activities you may need to pay a contribution. There are charges for some training courses and camps but these are kept to a minimum. Some activities like offshore sailing and expeditions can, in certain circumstances, be supported by bursaries or grants


Long Eaton Youth Club

Location: Adult Education Centre, Community House, Long Eaton, NG10 4LL

Day: Weds & Thurs

Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Age: 11 - 19

Price: £0.20 per session

Email: Julie.jones2@derbyshire.gov.uk

Number: 01629 532625

Description: The youth club offers a range of activities that young people plan and organise with youth workers. These include arts, sports, trips out, music and a space to chill out with friends. Provides opportunities to try new activites and seek advice and information on most teenage topics. Derbyshire County Council's Youth Service welcomes disabled young people to all its youth clubs to make new friends, chill and have fun


Massive Youth Project - Duffield's Drop in Youth Facility

Location: Emmanuel Community Church, 32 Chapel Street, Duffield, DE56 4EQ

Day: Friday

Time: 4pm - 6pm (11-14) 7pm - 10pm (14-19)

Age: 11 - 14 & 14 - 19

Email: massive_duffield@hotmail.co.uk  

Website: More Info

Number: 01332 841386

Description: Massive is a drop-in youth facility for the young people of the Derbyshire village of Duffield, and is open every Friday night. It is based in the building of Emmanuel Community Church, but is run as a community project involving volunteers from across the village and has a wide range of support from local organisations and residents alike. We also run additional activities in the school holidays. The main purpose of Massive is to be a social space, where young people can relax with their friends and feel safe. With this in mind Massive provides a range of activities each night and in addition hosts a number of special activities and events.


Minecraft Club - Quad

Times: 5pm - 6pm

Days: Every Wednesday

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

Website: www.derbyquad.co.uk

Contact: minecraft@derbyquad.co.uk

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.


Mini Dribblers at Go! Active @ The Arc

Days and times: Term Time on Monday's 9.30-10.15am (18 months - 2.5 years) and 10.30-11.15am (2.5 - 5 years).

Location: Go! Active, High Street, Clowne, Derbyshire S43 4JY

Cost: The first session is FREE then £3 thereafter

Suitable for ages: 18months  - 5 year olds and their grown ups

Description: Football based session for girls and boys. Your first session is free, then £3 thereafter. Just turn up and play. Last session before school holidays is 17 July 2017.

More info: www.goactive.org.uk To find out more about Super Tots or to book onto a session please telephone 01246 242364 or email.


Mini Movers at Go! Active @ The Arc

Days and times: Term Time on Thursday's 9.15-10am

Location: Go! Active, High Street, Clowne, Derbyshire S43 4JY

Cost: The first session is FREE then £3 thereafter

Suitable for ages: 18months - 4 year olds and their grown ups

Description: We will support your child with developing their skills including agility, balance and coordination and help them work their way through physical activity milestones for their age. Just turn up and play.

More info: www.goactive.org.uk To find out more about Super Tots or to book onto a session please telephone 01246 242364 or email.


Multispace Youth Club (Chesterfield)

Location: Chesterfield Central Multi Agency Team, The Pod, Chesterfield, S40 2NT

Day: Tuesday

Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Price: £1 per session

Age: 13 to 25

Email: louise.brewer@derbyshire.gov.uk

Number: 01629 533627

Description: Youth group primarily for disabled young people in a young person friendly setting. But , you don't have to have a disability to take part! Come to the youth club and make new friends, chill and have fun. The club aims to support young people in their personal and social development and will offer support for those young people wishing to move into other youth service provision. Lots of activities take place including arts, sport, trips out and music. You can get involved to help us plan the programme and have a say about activities in your area. We welcome new members and support workers. Parents can also come and have a look round. Pop in and give it a go!


Mumday Morning at Oliver's

Day and time: Mondays 10am - 12pm

Location: Oliver's 7-7a Friar Gate, Derby DE1 1BU

Suitable for: All those ladies who are pregnant, or a new parent (Mums and Dads!)

Description: We are opening the doors to Oliver’s to those who feel lonely or isolated, those who want and need the opportunity to talk freely about their own experiences. To feel at home. To receive support. To not be judged. And to most of all not have to pretend to be anything other than who they are. No cameras, no social media posts, no judgement.

More information: www.olivers.kitchen/mumday-mornings


Oakden School of Dancing

Location: Hilton Village Hall, Peacroft Lane, Hilton, DE65 5GH

Days: Mondays in term time

Website: www.hiltonvillagehall.org.uk/oakden-dance

Phone: 01283 731703

Description: Classes every Monday evening (during term time) in Freestyle Street and Cheerleading. Infants 3.30-4.30 (Please note the infants class now takes place at Hilton Primary School). Juniors 4.30-5.30 and Seniors 5.30-6.30 in the large hall.


Oakwood Youth Club

Location: Springwood Drive, Oakwood

Day: Mon

Time: 6:15pm - 8:45pm

Age: 13 - 16

Price: £0.30 per session

Email: ruth.hardy@derby.gov.uk

Number: 07812 300929

Description: Fun and exciting youth club with a range of activities and events


Out and About Hilton

Location: John Port School, Main Street, Etwall, DE65 6LU

Day: Friday

Time: 6:30pm - 8:45pm

Age: 10 - 19

Number: 01629 533650

Description: This project offers access to a range of activities including arts, sports, trips out, music and a space to chill out with friends. Opportunities to try new activities and seek advice/ information on most teenage topics are available. Derbyshire County Council's Youth Service welcomes disabled young people to all its youth clubs to make new friends, chill and have fun


Parent and Baby Morning at The Posthouse

Day and time: Mondays 1pm - 3pm and Wednesdays 10am - 12pm

Location: The Posthouse, Victoria Street, Derby DE1 1DD

Cost: Free entry

Suitable for: Suitable for parents and their babies and toddlers.

Description: Great way to meet new Mums and Dads, chat about parenthood ups and downs and if you have a toddler we have colouring to keep them occupied.

More information: facebook.com/theposthousederby


Peak Dance Academy

Location: Peak Gateway Leisure Club, Ashbourne, DE6 1NA

Day: Fridays and Saturdays

Age: 3 years upwards

Email: peakdanceacademy@hotmail.co.uk

Website: peakdanceacademy.co.uk

Number: 07530 286828

Description: We teach children and adults in Tap, Ballet, Modern, National and Street Dance. Also offering children's parties, holiday clubs and wedding dances. See our website for details or ring to book a place. Children's classes run on Saturdays throughout the school term and adult ballet and tap classes run on Friday evenings. The facilities at Peak Gateway are available for waiting parents and siblings to use.


Pizazz Dance

Location: Various locations across Derby - see our website for details

Day: Mon / Tues / Fri / Sat

Age: 5 upwards

Email: kerrythan@pizazzdance.co.uk

Website: www.pizazzdance.co.uk

Number: 07794 832558

Description: Pizazz offers you the opportunity to take to the floor like your TV favourites!. We specialise in Ballroom, Latin American, Disco Freestyle and Sequence dancing for both children and adults.


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: robert_shade@hotmail.com

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

Website: www.facebook.com/aspirewrestlingalliance


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: robert_shade@hotmail.com

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

Website: www.facebook.com/aspirewrestlingalliance


Puddle Ducks Derbyshire

Locations: Alfreton, Allestree, Ashbourne, Castle Donington, Burton on Trent, Derby, Etwall, Littleover, Wirksworth, Uttoxeter, Hinckley & Ibstock.

Ages: 0 - 10 years

Price: £11.50 to £12 per half hour session

Website: www.puddleducks.com/derbyshire

Email: Derbyshire@puddleducks.com

Number: 01332 605729


Razzamataz Theatre School

Location: Merrill College, Brackens Lane, Derby, DE24 0AN

Day: Thursdays 

Time: 4:30pm - 7:30pm

Age: 4 - 18

Email: derby@razzamataz.co.uk

Website: derby.razzamataz.co.uk

Number: 07971 198010

Description: Come and join the Razzamataz family to experience a range of styles from classic West End musical theatre to funky street dance and pop singing. There are always lots of opportunities to perform for both boys and girls, from local theatres and festivals to the glittering lights of London’s West End stage.


Rhymetimes for babies and toddlers

Days, times and locations:

Allenton Library: Wednesdays 10.30am to 11am
Allestree Library: Tuesdays 2.30pm to 3pm
Alvaston Library: Tuesdays 11am to 11.30am
Blagreaves Library: Mondays 11am to 11.30am and Tuesdays 2.30pm to 3pm
Central Library: Mondays 10.30am to 11am and Saturdays 10:30am to 11am
The Phillip Whitehead Memorial Library, Chaddesden Park Tuesdays 2.15pm to 2.45pm
Chellaston Library: Fridays 2pm to 2.30pm
Derwent Community Library: Thursdays 10.30am to 11am
Mackworth Library: Mondays 11am to 11.30am
Mickleover Library: Fridays 11am to 11.30am
Pear Tree Library: Mondays 2pm to 2.30pm
Sinfin Library: Mondays 2.30pm to 3pm
Spondon Library: Tuesdays 10.30am to 11am
Springwood Library: Thursdays 2.30pm to 3pm

Cost: FREE!

Suitable for: babies and toddlers aged up to 3 years with their parents and carers.

Description: Rhymetimes are free, half hour sessions of music and rhymes. Rhymes and songs are a great way of helping your child acquire good language skills and can really help with their future learning.

More information: www.inderby.org.uk


Roots Shoots and Welly Boots

Days, times and locations:

Mondays: Ticknall Village Hall 9.45am-10.45am, 11am-12noon

Tuesdays: Eventide Community Hall, Stanley Common 9.45am-10.45am

Thursdays: Hilton Village Hall, 9.45am-10.45am

Fridays: St Nicholas' Church Hall, Allestree 9.45am-10.45am and Risley Memorial Hall 9.45am-10.45am 

Make and Take sessions: Tuesdays at Swarkestone Nursery

Cost: £30 per 6 week block (first session free!)

Suitable for: babies, toddlers and their grown ups

Description: Roots, Shoots & Welly Boots sessions are designed to get your child outdoors from an early age. We offer a variety of engaging gardening & nature activities which capture the imagination of your child.

More information: www.rootsshootsandwellyboots.com


Rother Mobile / Detached Sessions

Location: Chesterfield Central Multi Agency Team, The Pod, Chesterfield, S40 2NT

Day: Thursday

Time: 7pm - 9pm

Age: 11 to 19

Email: steve.monaghan@derbyshire.gov.uk

Number: 01629 533627

Description: A Mobile Information Unit from which Youth Workers make contact with young people on the streets in the Rother area of Chesterfield. Mobile provision gives young people access to a small bus, offering quizzes, fun activities, advice and guidance on a variety of topics. Derbyshire County Council's Youth Service welcomes disabled young people to all its youth clubs to make new friends, chill and have fun


Royal British Legion Youth Section

Location: Glumangate, Chesterfield, S40 1TP

Day: Tues

Time: 7:30pm - 9pm

Age: 9 -  18

Email: Sandra.bridge@ntlworld.com

Number: 01246 620375

Description: A disciplined youth group for boys and girls, playing drums, bugles, trumpets, cornets etc


Sawley Detached Project

Location: Ockbrook & Borrowash Youth Centre, Ashbrook Avenue, Borrowash, DE72 8JE

Age: 11 upwards

Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Email: tunu.hussain@derbyshire.gov.uk

Number: 01629 531587

Description: This detached project works in the Sawley area and offers access to a range of activities and work around various issues important to young people, providing opportunities to try new activities and seek advice and information on most teenage topics


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.

Website: www.schoolsoutclub.com

Prices: click here

Tel: 01332 737947 | Mobile: 07984 908836

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

Email: info@schoolsoutclub.com


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


Sight Support - Chesterfield Youth Group

Location: Fairplay UK Ltd, Alexandra Road, West Chesterfield, S40 1NP

Day: Tues

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Age: 6 to 18

Price: £3.50 per session

Email: cyp@sightsupportderbyshire.org.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 01332 287054

Description: This Chesterfield Youth Group provides a range of activities from arts & crafts, cooking, music, playing on the Wii, fun group games, guest speakers and trips/outings


Sight Support Derbyshire - Derby Youth Group

Location: Nottingham Road Fire Station Community Centre, Chaddesden, DE21 6FP

Day: 3rd Friday of each month

Age: 14 - 18

Price: £3.50 per session

Email: enquiries@sigghtsupportderbyshire.org.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 01332 292262

Description: Our Derby Youth Group provides a range of activities from art and crafts, music, playing on the Wii, group games, guest speakers and trips/outings


Sign Stars Academy

Days, Times and Locations:

Wednesdays 10:30am – 11:30am The Dragon, Willington

Thursdays 11:00am – 12:00pm Ockbrook & Borrowash Parish Hall, Ockbrook

Fridays 10:30am – 11:30am War Memorial Hall, Aston On Trent

Suitable for (ages): 0 – 18m

Price: £6.50 per class, first class free when booking a 10 week course SPECIAL OFFER – 2 Sessions FREE when signing up for our upcoming courses (£52 for 10 week course)

Description: Sign Stars Academy provides baby sign language courses for parents and their babies between 0-18 months. Our classes are immersive, exciting and full of fun with signing songs, sensory games, bubbles, music and more!

Website: www.sign-stars.com or www.facebook.com/SignStarsUK


Smalley Lawn Tennis Club

Location: Stainsby Meadow, off Dob Holes Lane, Smalley, DE7 6EN

Age: 4 and a half years upwards

Price: Various

Website: http://www.smalleytennis.net/

Number: 01332 881442


Sunday Sewing Club

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

Contact: 01246 807575 info@straightcurves.co.uk

Day: Sundays (2nd and 4th of every month) 4.30pm - 7pm 

Age: 8 - 18 year olds

Price: £20 per session

Description: For those who can use a sewing machine but would like a little help to be a bit more adventurous! Larners bring their own pattern and fabric and we’ll help them bring it to life! Sessions on the second and fourth Sunday of every month. 

Website: www.straightcurves.co.uk/sunday-sewing-club


T.R.A.S.H

Location: Nottingham Road Methodist Church, Nottingham Road, Ilkeston, DE7 5BB

Day: Friday

Time: 5:30pm - 7pm

Price: £0.50 per session

Age: 5 to 11

Email: nrmc.uk@ntlworld.com

Website: More Info

Number: 01159 197302

Description: (The Right Answers Start Here) T.R.A.S.H offers a safe and friendly atmosphere to inspire, motivate and provide opportunities for members to engage in a wide variety of workshops, discussions, games and other activities. Gain an active lifestyle, learning about life and society, discipline and motivation


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

Website: www.teenyogis.co.uk

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 (Ilkeston) Christian Community

Location: Malin House, St Mary Street, Ilkeston, DE7 8AF

Day: Sunday

Time: 10am onwards

Age: 1 upwards

Email: info@thechristiancommunity.co.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 01159 328341

Description: The Christian Community is a religious organisation which celebrates the seven sacraments: baptism, confirmation, communion service, marriage, last anointing. It also holds a children's service for those aged 7 to14 and arranges religious instruction, youth work, talks, study opportunities, conferences, pastoral work and fundraising


The Lighthouse Club

Location: Nottingham Road Methodist Church, Nottingham Road, Ilkeston, DE7 5BB

Day: TBC (Fortnightly)

Age: 4 upwards

Email: lighthouseclub.uk4@ntlworld.com

Website: More Info

Number: 01159 130929

Description: To provide a safe and warm place for young people to come together, meet new friends, socialise and an opportunity to achieve something. Through creative workshops, sports, arts and crafts, games, discussions and other activities we want to inspire, motivate and encourage members to see their full potential ie street dance, pool, sportnights, young people celebrations, talent shows, guest talks, music, drumming, film nights, filming etc


The Little Midland Society

Location: 50 Mansfield Road, Chesterfield, S41 7BW

Day: Mon - Fri

Time: 7pm - 9:45pm

Age: 12 upwards

Email: littlemidlandsociety@gmail.com

Website: More Info

Description: Promotes interest in railways - models and prototypes.The group build and operate model railway layouts and organise excursions to preserved railways, museums and other places of interest. New members are welcome


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.

Website: www.themovementderby.co.uk


Three Bears Children's Cookery Club

Dates and Times: 

  • Wednesday under 5's Cookery Club 1.30pm - 2.45pm Etwall
  • Friday under 5's Cookery Club 1.30pm - 2.45pm Hilton
  • Sunday Under 7s Cookery Club 10am - 11am Eggington or Hilton
  • Sunday Over 7s Cookery Club 11.15am - 12.45pm Eggington or Hilton

Cost: £8.50 per child per session

Description: The scheduled classes are suitable for pre-school and primary school (2+). The children make the recipe, with help at hand for younger kids. They will take home their creation and the recipe card. All ingredients and baking equipment are included in the price.

Booking information: Booking is essential. Book by calling 07973193362 or email ruth@threebearscookeryclub.com or via the website (link below)

Website: www.threebearscookeryclub.com


Travellers Mobile Project

Location: John Port School, Main Street, Etwall, DE65 6LU

Day: Thursday

Time: 3pm - 4:30pm

Age: 11 upwards

Number: 01629 533650

Description: An outreach youth work provision at Foston/ Church Broughton for young people from traveller families. Opportunities to access a variety of new activities and seek advice/information on most teenage topics. Derbyshire County Council's Youth Service welcomes disabled young people to all its youth clubs to make new friends, chill and have fun


United Dance

Location: St Mary's Community Hall, Barrett Street, Derby DE24 0EN and United Reformed Church, Baker Street Derby DE24 8SD

Days: St Mary's on Monday, Tuesday, Saturday. Baker Street on Thursday

Email: team@united-dance.co.uk

Website: united-dance.com

Number: 01332 758084

Description: United Dance is a friendly, professional dance school offering lessons in ballet, tap, modern and jazz to all ages of the community in Alvaston, Derby. We aim to create an environment where students, whatever their age, ability or level of experience, can grow in confidence feeling comfortable and assured that they are being guided by qualified teachers.


Upbeat Community Dance

Location: Locations in Allenton, Shelton Lock and Chellaston; contact for details

Email: upbeatcommunitydance@gmail.com

Website: www.facebook.com/upbeatdance

Number: 07807 974396

Description: Upbeat Community Dance is a non-profit making company ran entirely by volunteers from the local community. We aim to make dance more accessible to all by holding good quality, low cost classes and providing annual performance opportunities.


Wendy Bates School of Dance

Location: Burton Dance Centre, Imex Business Park, Shobnall Road, Burton on Trent, DE14 2AU

Day: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday

Email: wendy@wendybates.co.uk

Website: www.wendybates.co.uk

Number: 01283 814471

Description: The dancing school aims to offer a broad selection of dance styles, to suit all ages and abilities.


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: secure.derby-college.ac.uk/bookonline


Young Inspiration Theatre Company (Glapwell)

Location: Chesterfield Studios, Newbold Road, Chesterfield, S41 7PY

Day: Tues & Thurs

Time: 7pm - 9pm (Tues) 7:30pm - 9:30pm (Thurs)

Age: 6 to 21

Price: £22.50 per month

Email: Dorothy@dirithy24.orangehome.co.uk

Website: More Info

Number: 07970 962292

Description: This is a voluntary youth theatre group. Both senior and junior members are coached and encouraged in drama, musical theatre and dance. Members are offered the chance to take LAMDA examinations and all members are invited to take part in twice yearly shows. There is no audition procedure


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