Manchester Baby Week 2024

Whalley Range, Fallowfield, Old Moat, Burnage, Chorlton Park, Didsbury East, Didsbury West 

  

Tuesday 9th July 

 

Burnage Sure Start Centre, Broadhill Road, M19 1AG 

Baby Sensory Stay and Play – 1 – 2pm. This is a drop-in session for babies up to taking first steps. Free baby sensory bags. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 219 2932 to book a time slot. 

  

Old Moat Sure Start Centre, Old Moat Lane, Withington, M20 1DE 

Cheeky Chops Playtime – 10 – 11am. This is a drop-in session for babies up to two years. Includes singing, signing, dancing, mindfulness, and imaginative movement. 

Baby Messy Play – 1 – 2pm. This is a drop-in session for babies up to two years. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 234 4711 to book a time slot. 

  

Whalley Range Sure Start Centre, Burford Road, M16 8HE 

Baby Massage – 10 – 11am. For non-mobile babies. Call 0161 245 7007 to book. 

Mums Matter – . – 2:30pm.  A self-care session with Mum’s Matter to talk about looking after yourself as a new mum. Call 0161 245 7007 to book. 

Bump to Baby Reunion – 4 – 5pm. For parents and their babies who have attended the Bump to B,aby course in the past year at either Whalley Range, Fallowfield, Old Moat, Burnage, or Darley Avenue Children’s Centres to meet up and socialise. Call Salma to book on 07583042873. 

  

Fallowfield Sure Start Centre, Waverton Road, M14 7EB 

Baby Sensory Stay and Play – 10 –11am. This is a drop-in session for babies up to taking first steps. Free baby sensory bags. 

NHS Manchester Talking Therapies – 1 – 2pm. This is a drop-in session for parents/carers and babies to enjoy a mindful or breathing practice taster session and learn about compassion focused therapy workshops available. 

  

Darley Avenue Sure Start Centre, Darley Avenue, manchester, M21 7JG 

Baby Sensory Stay and Play – 10 –11am. This is a drop-in session for babies up to taking first steps. Free baby sensory bags. 

Baby Massage – 1 – 2pm. For non-mobile babies. Call 0161 245 7013 to book onto this free session. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9 -10am and 12-2pm. Call 0161 245 7013 to book a time slot. 

  

Hough End Leisure Centre, 480 Princess Road, M20 1HD 

Baby and Parent Swim Session – For 3-12 montholds at 8am. Book in for the session at the leisure centre’s reception. 

  

  

  

Wednesday 10 July 

Burnage Sure Start Centre, Broadhill Road, M19 1AG 

Baby Massage – 10 – 11am. For non-mobile babies. Call 0161 219 2932 to book. 

Health Visiting Service Healthy Child Drop-in – 9.30 – 11.30am. This is a drop-in session to get your baby weighed and speak to a Health Visitor for information, advice and guidance on your baby’s health and development. 

Moving onto solid foods weaning advice session – 11.30am – 12.30pm. Call 0161 219 2932 to book a place. For parents with babies 4-6 months old. Free raffle entry for a weaning hamper for all attendees. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 219 2932 to book a time slot. 

  

Old Moat Sure Start Centre, Old Moat Lane, Withington, M20 1DE 

Health Visiting Service Healthy Child Drop-in – 9.30 – 11.30am. This is a drop-in session to get your baby weighed and speak to a Health Visitor for information, advice and guidance on your baby’s health and development. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 234 4711 to book a time slot. 

  

Whalley Range Sure Start Centre, Burford Road, M16 8HE 

Baby Sensory Stay and Play – 10 –11am. This is a drop-in session for babies up to taking first steps. Free baby sensory bags. 

Baby Messy Play – 1 – 2pm. This is a drop-in session. 

Dad’s Baby Massage – 4 – 5pm. For dads/male carers and their babies. Call 0161 245 7007 to book onto this free session. 

  

  

Darley Avenue Sure Start Centre, Darley Avenue, M21 7JG 

Baby Messy Play – 10 – 11am. This is a drop-in session for babies up to two years. 

Baby and child emergency First Aid – 1 – 2.30pm. Call 0161 245 7013 to book a place. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9 -10am and 12-2pm. Call 0161 245 7013 to book a time slot. 

  

Burnage Library, Burnage Lane, Manchester M19 1EW 

Singing Rhyme and Storytime – 10.30am – 11am. This is a drop-in session. 

  

Withington Library, 410 Wilmslow Road, Withington, M20 3BN 

Tots and Toddlers Story Time – 11 –11.30am. This is a drop-in session. 

  

  

Thursday 11 July 

Burnage Sure Start Centre, Broadhill Road, M19 1AG 

Baby Messy Play – 10 – 11am. This is a drop-in session. 

Baby and child emergency First Aid – For parents with non-mobile babies. 4pm – 5.30pm. Call 0161 219 2932 to book a place. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 219 2932 to book a time slot. 

  

Old Moat Sure Start Centre, Old Moat Lane, Withington, M20 1DE 

Baby Massage – 10am – 11am. For non-mobile babies. Call 0161 234 4711 to book. 

Moving onto solid foods weaning advice session – 1 – 2pm. Call 0161 234 4711 to book a place. For parents with babies 4-6 months old. Free raffle entry for a weaning hamper for all attendees. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 234 4711 to book a time slot. 

  

  

Whalley Range Sure Start Centre, Burford Road, M16 8HE 

Baby and child emergency First Aid – For parents with non-mobile babies. 9.30 – 11am. Call 0161 245 7007 to book a place. 

Health Visiting Service Healthy Child Drop-in – 10 – 11am. This is a drop-in session to get your baby weighed and speak to a health visitor for information, advice and guidance on your baby’s health and development. 

Tiny Talk Baby Signing – 1 – 2pm. Call 0161 245 7007 to book a place. Teaches babies from newborn to begin to communicate without being  able to speak, which allows both children and parents to understand each other from an earlier age. The sessions teach British Sign Language signs through songs and sensory activities. 

  

  

Fallowfield Sure Start Centre, Waverton Road, M14 7EB 

Baby Messy Play – 10 – 11am. This is a drop-in session. 

Moving onto solid foods weaning advice session – 12.30 – 1.30pm. Call 0161 219 6799 to book a place. For parents with babies 4-6 months old. 

  

Fallowfield Library, The Place Platt Lane. M14 7FB 

Tots and Toddlers Story time – 10.30 -11am. This is a drop-in session. 

  

  

Darley Avenue Sure Start Centre, Darley Avenue, M21 7JG 

Health Visiting Service Healthy Child Drop-in – 9.30 – 11.30am. This is a drop-in session to get your baby weighed and speak to a Health vVsitor for information, advice and guidance on your baby’s health and development. 

Dance Like a Mother – 1 – 2pm. Call 0161 245 7013 to book a place. Babywearing Dance suitable for babies from 8 weeks to 2 years. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9 – 10am and 12-2pm. Call 0161 245 7013 to book a time slot. 

  

Didsbury Library, 692 Wilmslow Road, Didsbury, M20 2DN 

Tots and Toddlers Story Time – 11 –11.30am. This is a drop-in session. 

  

  

  

Friday 12 July 

Burnage Sure Start Centre Broadhill Road, M19 1AG 

  

Dance Like a Mother – 10 – 11am. Call 0161 219 2932 to book a place. Babywearing Dance suitable for babies from 8 weeks to 2 years. 

Dad’s Baby Massage – 4 – 5pm. For dads/male carers and their babies. Call 0161 219 2932 to book onto this free session. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 219 2932 to book a time slot. 

  

Old Moat Sure Start Centre, Old Moat Lane, Withington, M20 1DE 

Tiny Talk Baby Signing – 10am –11am. Call 0161 234 4711 to book a place. Teaches babies from newborn to begin to communicate without being even able to speak which allows both children and parents to understand each other from an earlier age. The sessions teach British Sign Language signs through songs and sensory activities. 

  

Baby Sensory Stay and Play – 1 –2pm. This is a drop-in session for babies up to taking first steps. Free baby sensory bags. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9am – 4pm. Call 0161 234 4711 to book a time slot. 

  

Whalley Range Sure Start Centre, Burford Road, M16 8HE 

Baby Dance Beatz – 11.15am – 12pm. This is a drop-in session for babies from first steps to 2 years. 

Moving onto solid foods weaning advice session – 1 – 2pm. Call 0161 245 7007 to book a place. For parents with babies 4-6 months old. Free raffle entry for a weaning hamper for all attendees. 

  

Fallowfield Sure Start Centre, Waverton Road, M14 7EB 

Cheeky Chops Playtime – 10 – 11am. This is a drop-in session for babies up to two years. Includes singing, singing, dancing, mindfulness, and imaginative movement. 

Baby Massage – 1 – 2pm. For non-mobile babies. Call 0161 219 6799 to book. 

  

Darley Avenue Sure Start Centre, Darley Avenue, M21 7JG 

Stay, Play and Learn – 10-11.30am. This is a drop-in session for babies up to two years. 

Sensory Room – Available to book all day between 9 – 10am and 12-2pm. Call 0161 245 7013 to book a time slot. 

 

The Edge Theatre & Arts Centre, Manchester Road, M21 9JG 

Story time – 11 – 11.30am This is a drop-in session.