Children's centres

East Tilbury Library

Address

East Tilbury Library, Princess Avenue, East Tilbury, Tilbury, RM18 8S

Contact

01375 858 243

Timetable from January 2020 – children's centre activities take place only during the hours below.

Tuesdays

Time Activity Notes
9am to 10:30am Stay and play For ages 12 months to 12 months. Fun activities for you and your child. The sessions promote social skills and stimulation to support your child's development. The session also shares ideas to support your child's learning at home. All welcome.
11:15am to 12:15pm Bookstart corner 21, 28 January. For ages 12 months to 24 months. A Booktrust programme to support families to develop a love of stories, books and rhymes to help their children's early reading skills. Book in advance.
2pm to 3pm Let's talk with your baby 21, 28 January. For ages 3 months to 12 months. A programme to promote positive adult-child interaction and communication skills, attachment, stimulation in a rich environment through interactive, fun activities. Book in advance.

Thursdays

Time Activity Notes
9:30am to 10:30am Baby massage 16, 23, 30 January. For ages 0 to 12 months. The baby massage course offers a wonderful opportunity for you to bond and learn how to communicate with your baby through nurturing touch and massage in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Book in advance. £12 for 5 sessions.
11am to midday English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) conversation club 16, 23, 30 January. A club for parents and carers to develop their speaking and listening skills in English with friends. Book in advance.
2pm to 3pm Stay and play – play babies For ages 0 to 12 months. Fun activities for you and your baby. The sessions promote social skills and stimulation to support your baby's development. The session also shares ideas to support your child's learning at home. All welcome.

Other activities

A wide range of activities are organised at children's centres across Thurrock, either regularly or from time to time. You can find out more about these activities in the document below. Check the monthly timetables of individual children's centres for latest details.