Get moving this May: Weekly activities for little ones

Get moving this May: Weekly activities for little ones

Get signed up to some of these fantastic clubs, for tots to tweens:

Clubs for older ones:

Get sailing regularly with Children’s Sailing Trust

Aimed at experienced sailors aged 8-16, the Children’s Sailing Trust runs weekly sessions to help children learn, bond and have fun on the water!
Based at Trevassack Lake, the club runs on Saturdays throughout May from 9:15 – 12:15.
For more information and to book, see:

Climb high at Granite Planet in Penryn

Head down to West Cornwall’s premier climbing centre at Granite Planet in Penryn.
There are a wide selection of clubs run throughout the week for those aged 5 and up.
Read more here:

Taekwondo in Penzance

Join the well-established Taekwondo club in Penzance for their new children early evening classes on Tuesdays.
Newcomers are welcome, with two separate sessions for 5-11 year olds and 11+ running at Mounts Bay Academy.
Find out more by contacting Simon Barnes at

Swallows Gymnastic Club

Try something new at Swallows Gymnastic Club this May!
Lots of new classes are available, including baby and parents sessions, with details on their website:

The Cornwall Bicycle Project

The Cornwall Bicycle Project continues to offer fantastic weekly opportunities for young people to get out riding.Find out more about the regular Saturday and Monday evening clubs, here:

Cheerleading with Embrace Dance Fitness

Embrace run two exciting cheerleading sessions for ages 5-7 and 8-11!
Join them at the Heart Space in Penryn for their Monday afternoon classes at 3:45 and 4:30PM, respectively.
Find out more here: – don’t forget to quote BlackbirdPie for a free first session!

Baby sessions:

Boogie bambinos at Embrace Heart Space!

Enjoy your first class free when you mention BlackbirdPie at Embrace Dance Fitness.
Head along to the Boogie Bambinos sessions on Wednesdays at 11 for dancing, singing and story themed fun!
The class lasts 45 minutes and costs £5 per session.
Book a place here:

Little Penlee- Penlee House Gallery & Museum

Enjoy the fantastic display of art at Penlee House Gallery, whilst exploring sensory play.
Starting Monday April 4 and running fortnightly from 10-11:30, these free sessions offer a great opportunity to try something new with your little one. 

Baby Paint and Jam at Falmouth Art Gallery

Get stuck in with Falmouth Art Gallery’s free baby sessions!
The popular Baby Paint activity sees 0-2.5-year-olds splosh about in paint, without parents having to worry about cleaning up the mess!
If you’re looking for a sensory experience for your baby to see and learn new things Baby Jam offers that opportunity.

Get moving with Molly Music 

Molly Music offers weekly music and movement classes for children across Cornwall.
The sessions are designed to work with your child’s natural curiosity in an exciting and varied way, introducing them to music and movement with a healthy dollop of fun!

For more ideas on how to make the most of family time this May, read the BlackbirdPie, below: