Playgroups

2’s Group

St. Alphege 2's Group provides a gentle introduction into activities and routines for children preparing to attend Pre-school - children usually begin attending during the academic year in which they will turn 2. Children are accompanied by their parent/carer. 

There is a range of activities including painting, playdough, craft, cooking, gardening, dressing-up, role-play, jigsaws and physical play with trikes, climbing frame, soft-play, trampoline, slide, etc.

The group meets in the Oliver Bird Hall on Monday mornings from 10 am to 11.30 am (term time only).


Cost is £4 for first child and £2 each for additional actively participating sibling (over 12 months old). Refreshments are included, and everyone is welcome.  Just drop in!


Little Treasures

This is an lovely, informal group for babies, toddlers and pre-school children accompanied by their parent/carer. There is a range of activities from the cosy baby corner to books, playdough, ride-on trikes, pushchairs, dressing-up, kitchen area, construction, cars, dolls' house etc. 

Little Treasures provides a welcome opportunity to meet other little ones and their mums, dads, childminders/nannies and grandparents - it is a real mix of people and children! 

The group meets in the Oliver Bird Hall on Wednesday afternoons at 1 pm - 2.30 pm (term time only). 

Cost is £4.00 per family including refreshments for adults and children. Everyone welcome, just drop in!

Solihull Council's Engage Early Help team also attends Little Treasures once every half term - come along to meet them and get free advice and support on everything from children's milestones, feeding, sleep, weaning and speech and language to help with domestic issues and parenting.