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Monkey Music offer award winning music classes for children from 3 months to 4 years. Our progressive curricula – honed over twenty years – is designed to nurture a lifetime of music. At Monkey Music, we know that music is fundamental to a pre-school aged child's development. By the time our little monkeys 'graduate', they have a sound base from which to build a musical future.

We have four distinct age groups for each of the first four years of a child’s life. Each class is packed full of songs, seasonal themed activities, colourful props, real percussion instruments, bubbles & lots of fun. We have classes in at St Mary's in Belsize Park, Huggle in Swiss Cottage, The Quaker House on Heath Street, & at Keat's Library in South End Green. Please have a look at our timetable come and try a complimentary class.

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Swiss Cottage Dance offers fun and exciting classes in Ballet and Modern Theatre Dance for children aged 2-16years. The classes provide an opportunity for children to learn new skills, build confidence and are a fantastic form of exercise for all ages! Our pre-school classes are a great introduction to the world of Dance involving simple and lively ballet exercises, use of props, nursery rhymes and magical stories, encouraging children to develop their imagination.

Syllabus work is taught to children aged 5years and up. Throughout their time at Swiss Cottage Dance, children are given the opportunity to work towards their Cecchetti Ballet and/or Modern Theatre Dance Examinations gaining their Dance certificates and progressing through the grades. Our classes are accompanied by a live pianist allowing children to interpret and understand a range of music styles. Classes run on Saturdays at Swiss Cottage Community Centre - contact us to organise a FREE TRIAL.

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Jumpup Dance Academy is the leading Dance School in Hampstead teaching from The UCL Academy Swiss Cottage, O2 Centre Finchley Road, The Rooms Above NW6 and The Mill Hill Music Complex NW7.

Principal Erna Kuenen is an examiner for the Royal Academy of Dance and children will be prepared and entered for RAD Ballet and ISTD Modern & Tap examinations and we also teach Street Dance at the O2 Centre. All our teachers are fully qualified and DBS checked and we have classes ranging from age 3+ through to adult.

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Little Kickers provides children with an early introduction to the fun and excitement of football as well as offering children the opportunity to learn to play independently of their carer, to share in and work as part of a team and to simultaneously enhance co-ordination, mobility and general fitness, whilst having fun! ‘Junior Kickers’ ages 2 years to 3 1/2; ‘Mighty Kickers’ ages 3 1/2 up to their 5th birthday; Mega Kickers’ ages 5 & 6.

Sessions are booked in blocks of 12 consecutive weeks (cost £108) with a free 13th session. Membership costs £20 and includes a Little Kickers football shirt & shorts.

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Inspire your child with music this Autumn with The Strings Club’s award-winning courses in ukulele, guitar and violin starting w/c 21 September 15.

Every fun-filled group lesson is packed full of high-quality music tuition following The Strings Club's carefully crafted curriculum. And to help track their progress, as partners with The Royal School of Music, The Strings Club will encourage your child to work towards a prestigious Music Medal award. Every term concludes with a grand concert - giving your child the chance to show what they’ve achieved! Courses start from £15 per lesson, with instrument hire from just £3 per week!

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Little House of Science offers weekly science workshops for children providing a vast array of topics each new term and cover Life, Earth, Physical and Engineering. Our workshops are age adjusted (4-8 and 8-11) and include a range of exciting hands on experiments/demonstrations and take home projects. Our workshops take place at the Swiss Cottage Library on Tuesdays and Fridays. 

Some of the topics for our Autumn Term are: Who was Isaac Newton? Simple Machines; Aerodynamics ; Ants; Who wants to be a Chemist? 

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