Welcome to Bilingua Babies! Come and join us on our linguistic adventure of learning Spanish and French through songs, puppetry, storytelling, movement and sensory activities. Our programmes are designed to not only teach babies and children but also parents, grandparents and carers too. Classes 0-4 year olds and a parent/carer.
Book for term. Term time only. Newcomers receive a free taster session.
Classes are held on Fridays.
St Matthew’s Church, Marlborough Road, OX1 4LW
Christ Church, Northcourt Road, OX14 1PL
Bonjour Lulu French club for children aged 2-10. Sessions are packed full of songs, stories and games! Takes place at Rosary Room in Botley every other Saturday.
Pay-on-the-door for first session then sign up for remainder of term (usually 5-6 sessions).
Help your baby communicate from the word go with Chatterbabies! Designed and run by qualified Speech and Language Therapist Laura Davies, Chatterbabies language classes use fun activities such as songs, signing, sensory play, books and puppets to help develop all aspects of your child’s communication. Half termly bookings, with a FREE trial class.
9.30-10.30 Ages 9+ months
10.45-11.45 Ages 6-9 months
12.00-1.00 Ages 3-6 months
South Oxford Community Centre, Lake Street (off Abingdon Road), Oxford OX1 4RP
Motivated by the teacher, your children will learn basic vocabulary in a fun, relaxed environment. Our programs offer rigorous academic objectives while keeping children happy with games, songs, arts and crafts activities, all in a French environment! Book in advance for term. Classes offered for toddlers, ages 4-7 and 8-11.
Private tuition also available.
St Margaret’s Institute, 30 Polstead Road, Oxford, OX2 6TN
Monthly on a Tuesday 2.15-2.45
Drop in for a fun-filled session of rhymes, stories and colouring.
Kidlington Sing & Sign
Monthly on a Monday 10.30-11
Help your baby to communicate – with this FREE ‘sing and sign’ taster session.
Contact 07795 005832 for more information.
Library opening times
23 Oxford Road, Kidlington, OX5 2BP
The ‘kleine Spatzen’ (‘little sparrows’) meet every other Friday to play, sing and do arts and craft – all in German. They also run special events on German holidays, such as for carnival and St Nicholas Day.
Every other Friday: 10.00-12.00
St Andrew’s Church, Linton Rd, Oxford, OX2 6UG
Baby signing with Sing and Sign is easy because we make it fun to learn! Your baby will recognise important words sooner and can use the signs to “talk” to you before speech.
We offer 3 stages of classes for babies from 0–30 months in:
Book for term.
Stay, Play & Learn
Join us for a friendly, gentle morning of playing and activities. Play with toys, sensory materials and books. Perfect for babies, toddlers and their families. These are free, drop-in sessions.
Join us for songs, rhymes, instruments and puppets! Perfect for babies, toddlers and children under 5. Free, drop in.
Join in with songs, rhymes and stories in Spanish!
Free, drop in session.
Library opening times
Monday 9.30am-5pm (unstaffed 6-11.30pm)
Tuesdays 9.30am-6.30pm (unstaffed 7.30-11.30pm)
Wednesday (unstaffed 9.30-11.30am)
Thursday 9.30am-6.30pm (unstaffed 7.30-11.30pm)
Friday 9.30am-5pm (unstaffed 6-11.30pm)
Saturday 9am-4pm (unstaffed -11.530pm)
Sunday (unstaffed 10am-11.30pm)
South Parade, Summertown, OX2 7JN
Toddlers’ Nursery French Class (age 2–4)) – French is presented like a game whilst toddlers acquire fundamental structures.
Bilingual Children’s French Class – designed for children who have lived in Francophone countries or have French family.
Children’s French Class (age 5– 3) – children will acquire a useful range of vocabulary and essential grammatical structures.
We also offer workshops and private tuition.
16 Polstead Road, Oxford, OX2 6TN