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IMPORTANT INFORMATION

 Early Years Active Play we run on Monday & Wed in the Play Pavilion Mile End Play Park.  With just one weeks notice we have been informed that the Play Pavilion building will be closing for essential repairs, this has resulted in all services being moved to Whitehorse Adventure Playground building E1 0NZ from Monday 22nd until 16th June.  This is about a 10min walk from our current location. please call Toyhouse for any further information 

SPRING UPDATE

From the 17th April we will be re-starting our very popular Stories, Songs & Rhymes sessions with Tugela.  for this half term the session will run on Wednesday’s 10.30-11.30.  Just turn up, not booking needed.

The Tuesday afternoon Drop-In with Toy Library continues 1.30-3 each week

  • Mellow Bumps is a 6 session course for expectant mums who are due May, June, July and will run on a Tuesday from 16th April.  A new course will run in the summer for those expecting their babies from August onward.  If you want more info, just email or call Tugela 02079877399 or info@toyhouse.org.uk.
  • Mellow Babies our in depth parenting course which runs for 14 weeks every Thursday in term time, is now well underway.  A new course will start in the Autumn and we are taking applications for this now
  • MPB REFERRAL FORM SEPT2024F
  • MPB INFORMATION FOR PROFESSIONALS SEPT2024F
  • IAIM Baby Massage course will run each half term and consist of 4x1hour sessions, so if you a baby under 8 months why not learn how to enjoy some one to one time and all the stroke for a full massage. booking required
  • BABY MASSAG APPLICATION MAY24
  • Cook & Community courses are great fun, a way to meet new people and learn about food from other communities and cultures.  a new 5 week course starts each half term and runs 10-12 Tuesday’s.  booking required
  • CCC APPLICATION FORM 2023MCGF 2
  • Knitting group: from Monday 26th February our knitting group will run 1-3pm on a Monday instead of the usual time of Wednesday morning

REMEMBER, DURING HALF TERM  ACTIVE PHYSICAL PLAY @ ST. HILDA’S IS STILL RUNNING ON MONDAY 12TH FEB  10-12 AND WED 14TH FEB 1-3

FEBRUARY 2024     Exciting new projects are starting this month as well as our popular regular sessions.  contact us for more information by calling 02079877399 or email info@toyhouse.org.uk

  • Early Years Creative session with the Half Moon Theatre will begin on 7th and run until the end of March.  These are already proving popular and booking is essential
  • Mellow Babies our in depth parenting course starts mid Feb and runs for 14 weeks every Thursday in term time.  A hot lunch is provided each week.
  • IAIM Baby Massage course will run each half term and consist of 4x1hour sessions, so if you a baby under 8 months why not learn how to enjoy some one to one time and all the stroke for a full massage. booking required
  • Cook & Community courses are great fun, a way to meet new people and learn about food from other communities and cultures.  a new 5 week course starts each half term and runs 10-12 Tuesday’s.  booking required.

DECEMBER 2023

The Toyhouse Christmas Christmas and New Year closure will take place from 5pm Tuesday 19th December, re-opening on Wednesday 3rd January 2024.  All sessions both in The Toyhouse Centre and other settings will re-start from Monday 8th January.  TAKE AT LOOK AT OUR LATEST TIMETABLE TO SEE  NEW SESSIONS STARTING IN JANUARY

November 2023

Many of our courses are now recruiting for next term, so if you are interested or just want more information, please call or email

NEW COURSE:  We are about to start our new COOK, COMMUNITY & CULTURE.  This is a fun interactive course for parents and their pre-school children and we welcome people over 50 from the local community to join the course, enabling everyone to learn more about  the various generations and cultures in Tower Hamlets.  The course also involves preparing, cooking a simple dish each week, suggested by the group

As the days get shorter and chillier why not try out one of our ACTIVE PLAY SESSIONS with your children under 5 years.   Toyhouse runs 4 sessions each week in 2 locations.  ACTIVE PHYSICAL PLAY Monday 10-12 and Wednesday 1-3 all year round at St Hilda’s East 18 Club Row, E2 7EY.  Also EARLY YEARS ACTIVE PLAY Monday & Wednesday 10-12 Mile End Park Play Pavilion Locksley St E14 7EJ term time only

We are currently recruiting for our Sure STEPs Peer Support training course, which will start early in the New Year .  If you are interested contact us or have a look at the info leaflet.                  INFO LEAFLET PEER SUPPORT 082023          PSV SS APPLICATION FORM082023docx

AUGUST 2023 UPDATE

After a busy summer programme, Toyhouse play session will take a summer break from: Thursday 17th August until Monday 4th September.  The Toyhouse Centre will be open Monday-Wed during this time for information and toy sales/donations, but no projects will be taking place.

Play projects will re-start with Baby Group, Early Years Active Play and Active Physical play all on  Monday 4th September.  All other sessions will not re-start until week beginning Monday 11th September.

Please see our latest timetable for full information or call or email us, also see application forms below :                    SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER 2023 TIMETABLE

Meals & Deals course: will continue on a  Tuesday 10-11,30 with the next course starting 12th September and running for 5 weeks.   MEALS & DEALS APPLICATION FORM sept 2023

Baby Massage course:    BABY MASSAG APPLICATION SEPT2023

Peer Support Volunteer Training course: We are planning to start a new Training course for those wanting to join the Toyhouse Sure STEPs Peer Support project in September.  If you are interested contact Julie or Pip and download the information leaflet & application form:  INFO LEAFLET PEER SUPPORT 082023    PSV SS APPLICATION FORM082023docx

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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