Activities at The Brooks Children's Centre

Library

You are invited to come along to The Brooks Children’s Centre and see our new reading area, where you can stay and read with your child and borrow from a range of fantastic books from our free library service. Receive a free book bag on joining!

Weekly timetable - April 2019

Monday

Monday activities at The Brooks children's centre
ActivitiesTimeActivity details

Antenatal clinic

  • 1 April 
  • 8 April
  • 15 April
  • 29 April

9.00am - 16:00

By appointment only

 No Clinic on 22nd - Easter Monday
This Clinic has been rescheduled to
take place on Wednesday 24th April.

 

 

Health visitor drop in and baby weigh

  • 1 April 
  • 8 April
  • 15 April
  • 29 April

13.30 - 15.00

 

 

  

 

No need to book, drop in.

No Clinic on 22nd - Easter Monday

Tuesday

Tuesday activities at The Brooks children's centre
ActivitiesTimeActivity details

Edleston Stay and Play  

  •  2 April
  • 23 April
  • 30 April
9.15am -10.45am

 A popular group for children aged up to 4 years. Come along for arts, craft, singing, stories and a free snack. 

 No Edleston Stay & Play on 9 and 16 April due to school holidays.

Babies Together (previously called Bumps and Babes)

  • 2 April
  • 9 April
  • 16 April
  • 23 April
  • 30 April  
9.30am - 11.30am   

The group is primarily for children under the age of 1, whereby parent and child can stay and play in a relaxed and informal setting. No need to book, just come along. 

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Health Visitors

Stop 7 and 10

  • 2 April
  • 9 April
  • 16 April
  • 23 April
  • 30 April

9.30am - 16.00

By appointment only

am  7 - 9 month checks

pm 2 year old checks

Wednesday

Wednesday activities at The Brooks children's centre
ActivitiesTimeActivity details

Parenting Journey

Stop 9
3 April

13:00 to 14:30

 

A fun and active play session introducing "5 a day" for your child's learning and development.


Parenting Journey

Stop 5

24 April

 

10.00am to
11.30am

 

Stop 5 for babies 9 – 16 weeks. This Stop is delivered by Health Visitors and Family Service Workers. It is an opportunity for new parents to visit the Children’s Centre and meet other parents. The focus of this Stop is safety in the home and communicating with your baby. Invite letters will be sent to you. Please confirm with your children’s centre if you are unable to make that date.

Parenting Journey

Stop 6

10 April

10.00am to 11.30am

This Stop is delivered by Health Visitor Professionals and Family Service Workers.

The focus of this Stop is communicating with your baby and weaning. Please contact a Children's Centre to book your place.

Parenting Journey

Stop 2
17 April

10.0am to 11.30am

At this Stop Health Visitors and Family Service Workers provide support to expectant parents offering advice and information prior to baby’s birth.

This is also an opportunity to look around the Children’s Centre. Invite letters are sent by health visitors. Please call the children centre if you are unable to make your session date

Sensory experience

3 April

10 April

17 April

24 April

 

 

10.00am to 12.00 noon


1pm to 3pm

The sessions are suitable for babies and parents/carers to enjoy our sensory equipment and resources in a quiet relaxing environment. A none staff led sensory session.

Please telephone or call in to the Centre for more information and to book a session.The sessions are for one hour and we can have up to six babies per session.

The sessions are held on most Wednesdays.

Thursday

 

Thursday activities
Activities Time Activity details 

Antenatal Clinic 

4 April

11 April

18 April

25 April

 

9.00am - 16.00 

 By appointment only                                          

 

 Baby Massage

18 April  - Session 1

25 April  - Session 2 

13:00 - 15:00

 Booking Essential.

Friday

Friday activities at The Brooks children's centre
ActivitiesTimeActivity details

Stay and Play together (previously called Mini Crawlers)  

5 April

26 April

 

10.00 am- 11.15am

Play sessions for 0 to 4 year olds, including messy play, fun with books and painting and singing. No need to book, just come along.

  Family Information Service will be visiting today.

 

No Stay and Play on 12 and 19 April due to school holidays.

 

If you have a concern about a child or your enquiry is urgent contact CheCS on 0300 123 5012 and out of hours on 0300 123 5022.

Contact us

The Brooks Children's Centre
Balmoral Avenue
Crewe
CW2 6PL


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