Welcome to Playhouse Playgroup

Our hidden, green oasis in Wandsworth

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Goals

Playhouse Playgroup aims to be a fun, relaxed place where children are encouraged to learn through play, and make friends by providing them with stimulating activities, materials and situations.

Who We Are

We are a friendly group for Mums, Dads, Grannies, Nannies, Childminders, in fact anyone who looks after little ones, aged 18 months to 5 years, where they can develop a sense of community and social support.

Times

Monday to Friday 9.30am-12pm. Term-time only. See term dates below.

Contacts

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Alternatively, please contact Lisa on 07702 017 763 or email registrations@playhouseplaygroup.org. For information on hiring the Romany, please contact the Scouts here.

Open Days: If you're thinking of joining us and would like to visit us first, our next open day is:

Tuesday 25th September, 10am - 12 noon

Seasonal Events

Watch out for future events:

Halloween Haunt 29 October - 2 November (Members only)

Christmas Cracker Week 10 - 14 December (Everyone welcome)

Summer Madness

Playgroup Sessions

A typical session led by our two trained Playleaders would include:

  • Free play with lots of different toys e.g. farm, cars, dolls, dressing up.

  • Use of our wonderful enclosed garden with a slide, pirate ship, big Wendy House, the ever-popular Little Tikes cars or just to run around.

  • Explore our new kitchen garden and mud kitchen.

  • A craft or cooking activity.

  • Daily circle time with a snack, fruit, water and singing.

  • And free tea and coffee for parents and carers!

Blackbird

Weekly Activities

  • Monday - Arts & Crafts, Football Coaching

  • Tuesday - Alternate weeks of arts/crafts and cooking

  • Wednesday - Cooking

  • Thursday - Alternate weeks of arts/crafts and cooking

  • Friday - Arts/crafts and dance teacher

  • For craft ideas, visit our Pinterest page

    Playhouse Group

Term Dates

Our term dates follow those of the Wandsworth primary schools:

Autumn 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019
Term Starts 4 Sep 7 Jan 24 Apr
Half Term 19 - 26 Oct 18 - 22 Feb 27 - 31 May (Mayday 6 May)
Term Ends 19 Dec 4 Apr 12 Jul

FAQs

How much do you charge?

We charge £9.50 per session with a discount available for second siblings and the third for free. Fees are charged termly. As we are Ofsted registered we are able to take childcare vouchers.

Can I bring siblings younger than 18 months?

Yes, younger siblings are very welcome and can attend for free.

But isn't there a waiting list?

Sometimes but not as often as you may think so please contact Lisa on 07702 017 763 or email registrations@playhouseplaygroup.org.

Are you registered with OFSTED?

Yes, the playgroup is registered with OFSTED. A set of our Policies and Procedures, which provide the framework for our daily operation, is available on request at playgroup for parents to inspect.

And are you a charity?

Yes, we are also a regstered charity (charity number: 1108286). If you would like to contribute to Playhouse Playgroup, you can do so while you shop with Easy Fundraising

A number of parents serve on our voluntary committee. For voluntary opportunities please contact Lisa on 07702 017 763 or email registrations@playhouseplaygroup.org

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