Most Popular Kids Activities in the Wellington Region in 2015

    PRIME Music Academy is run by NZ music icon ANITA PRIME LAMA Los Angeles Music Award winner and recent USA Billboard top 40 charting artist. In addition to her own career as a recording artist, Anita has participated on many international releases as a studio session vocalist, lyricist and vocal coach, and continues to be in high demand in the USA, Canada, and Europe for her unique vocal abilities among well-known music producers, labels and music business professionals. A wonderful bonus for students ... Read more who seek a career in the music industry, Anita Prime is always happy to talk about her own professional experiences, and share her up-to date perspectives and insight into the workings of the modern music industry. PRIME Music Academy has helped hundreds of aspiring singers and musicians reach their full musical potential. Some have gone on to become NZ and Australian Idol finalists, others have gone on to become international artists and top-charting bands in their own right, like double ...

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    Call if you want RESULTS!

    11-12-2014 by Anita

    These guys know what they’re doing! Good value for money. Professional with quick results!

    Inverlochy provides art education, classes for adults, teens and children. Our Children's after school classes and Holiday programmes have been running for 20 or more years and have earned an enviable reputation for teaching children the fundamentals of serious art practice while having lots of fun. We believe in mixing the traditional with the contemporary; using New Zealand and international artist's work as a model so that students produce wonderful art pieces using various media and making ... Read more art with real substance that produce lasting learning results. Inverlochy also runs adult art classes including day, afternoon and evening classes in painting, jewellery making, printmaking, sculpture, photography, writing, sewing and multimedia art. Beginners and advanced students are catered for and our classes are taught by professional accomplished art practitioners. Many of our students return repeatedly and (including our children's programmes, we cater to returners with each programme ...

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    Best Art classes for Children & Adults

    27-10-2014 by Mark

    Probably the best place in the Wellington area to go for Children's after School and Holiday classes in art and the best casual art classes for adults and teens. Lovely atmosphere, location and the best tutors.

    Family friendly Judo Club, offering classes from age 5 upwards. Games based learning for children Teaches self confidence and self defense, Hours Monday 5-8yrs 6.30-7.30pm 8yrs+ 7.30-8.30pm Thursday Juniors 6.30-7.30pm Seniors 7.30-8.30pm

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    Upper Hutt City Judo Club

    03-02-2015 by Hilary

    Best little club in upper hutt

    Waterside Karori is one of the largest clubs in the Wellington region. With nearly 700 players and 90 teams, Waterside Karori Juniors offers winter football to kids aged 5 to 17. Our Summer Skills Programme and Holiday Programmes provide the opportunity to remain involved in football throughout the year. Our Swifts Talent Centre aims to ensure Karori players set the benchmark in talent, skill and ability. Waterside Karori has an ever growing number of girls choosing to play football with us, and ... Read more we offer a range of options to them, including a Girls Only Sunday League, and Girls on Friday during the summer.

    Tricky the Clown Rick begins his show as "Rick" putting on his clown makeup and costume, and changes into "Tricky" in front of the children. This is a gentle way to start the show that engages the children and is not scary for even the most sensitive child. The 40 minute show includes music, magic, juggling and twisted balloon animals, involving the children along the way. You will also receive up to 18 balloon animals for children to take home after the party. Your birthday child will receive ... Read more a CD disc of "Tricky the Clown" music, which will be a great reminder of the birthday party show for years to come... Rick can travel throughout the greater Wellington region, bringing his "Tricky the Clown" show to your home, preschool, kindergarten, community hall - suitable for children's birthday and Christmas parties, early childhood centre visits, from 2 years of age and older. Rick Sahar was awarded the 2011 Best NZ Variety Artist Award for his array of shows available - Murder ...

    Okinawan Goju Ryu Karate as taught in it's country of origin. Experienced Japan trained Head Instructor with over 40 years experience training and teaching. Small boutique dojo in the suburbs of Kilbirnie and Newlands, ensures more personal tuition close to home. Quality above quantity. Children's Class Kilbirnie: Wednesdays 5.30-6.30pm, Newlands 5.30-6.30pm N.B.This is a Karate Self defence Class, not a Karate Child minding class. Normal dojo training and discipline applies. Adults are ... Read more encouraged to sign up for the senior classes. Phone for details or visit our website

    YMCA OSCAR programmes are much more than a child-minding service. They are recreation based, and the aim is to meet the needs of children in their out of school hours in a fun, safe and learning environment. Each child is a different, unique person in their own right. While they have commonalities, their uniqueness should be embraced and fostered. Each programme offers a variety of activities that includes arts and crafts, sports and games and incorporates homework activities. We provide a safe ... Read more environment for your child to relax in after their day at school while ensuring there are stimulating options for those still with energy. Every child is unique; our programmes allow for the diversity in age, sex, and background of each child while encompassing the individual needs and interests. Should you have any concerns about your child, or if your child has special requirements whether dietary or other, please take the time to discuss this with us. It is important that you notify us of any ...

    Gymnastics is the fun sport that can give everyone the skills needed to do well in all other sports. Skills like jumping, landing, balance, twisting and turning, speed and agility. At Rimutaka Gymsports we have Gymnastics Classes for all ages and abilities. We offer: Casual classes for children under 3 years of age Wednesday 10.30, Friday 9.30 and Saturday 11.15 Structured pre school classes run Tuesday 1.30, Wednesday 9.30 or 1.30, Friday 10.30 and Saturday 10.15. If you cant attend your ... Read more class you can do a catch up class at one of the others during the week. For School Children aged 5-7 years we have 1 hour classes on Wednesday or Thursday at 4pm or Saturday at 9 am. If you cant attend your class you can do a catch up class at one of the others during the week. For children aged 8 - 10 years we have a class on Tuesday at 4pm and Wednesday at 5pm. On Wednesday at 6pm we have a class called teen Gymsports for young people over 11, this is 1.5 hours long and caters for people ...

    Performing Arts Cello Teachers

    Cello Lessons in Palmerston North and Otaki. Sasha Routh BA(Hons)Music, PGCE. I studied cello performance at Dartington College of Arts in Devon, I graduated in 1986 and qualified as a teacher at Bretton Hall College in Wakefield in 1989. I am a trained Suzuki Cello teacher. I am also a registered Music Teacher (IRMT) I taught Cello and Double Bass in schools in County Durham before moving to New Zealand in 2002. I currently teach at schools in Palmerston North and at my studio at Square ... Read more Edge and Otaki. I also teach cello students at the Kapiti Music Centre. I perform regularly as a cello soloist and chamber musician, and particularly enjoy the role of continuo with local choirs. I encourage all my students to enjoy their music making whatever their level and ability. My aim is to create a unique pathway to suit each student’s development and musical taste, whether they are working towards exams or playing for pleasure. I am happy to advise on where to hire or purchase ...

    Lollipop Face Painting is a funky n' fabulous face painting business based on the Kapiti Coast, Wellington. We provide a high standard of artistic entertainment for birthday parties, family festivals, business promotion's, hen parties, sweet sixteen's...the list goes on! We're also a fantastic fundraising option for school and community events. We love what we do and adding fun, colour and sparkle to your event is our priority! Rate's start from just $70 per hour, contact us today for a quote!

    Performing Arts Ballet Dancing Classes & Lessons

    We are a family friendly dance school with high standards. We teach students from age 2.5 years to adults. We hold classes in Classical Ballet, Modern Jazz, American Tap, Contemporary, Cheerleading, Musical Theatre, Hip Hop, Body Conditioning & more! Call us today!

    Seido Karate is a martial art school for people of all ages and abilities. It's a good way of keeping fit while learning to be your own bodyguard. It also teaches discipline and respect and it's a good way to teach kids on how to behave and be motivated to get ahead in life. Our programmes teach people coordination, discipline, self-esteem, confidence and patience in a supportive environment where you can learn about yourself, build a strong body, learn to use your mind fully, train a strong spirit ... Read more and develop lasting relationships with people - if you have the persistence and sincere dedication to continue to study.

    We specialise in introducing children to the joy and benefits of dance with a wide range of daytime, afterschool and Saturday preschool and beginner classes. Preschoolers can join class from 2 ½ years and stay with us right through to advanced levels, if they wish! We have studios in Thorndon (Thorndon Quay) & Te Aro (Fifeshire Ave), and local classes at Seatoun Village Hall & Khandallah Town Hall. We offer ballet, preschool dance, jazz, contemporary, dance acrobatics and singing classes, so ... Read more your child can do all forms of dance at the one studio. Plus: A team of experienced and friendly teachers, with internationally recognised master teacher Paula Hunt MNZM directing the senior school. Our studio office co-ordinator, Wendy, provide parents with customer service during enrolment and throughout the year. ENROL NOW FOR 2016 with our easy online enrolment form at our website or email or call us to discuss the best class for your child (Mon-Thurs 12.00-.600pm).

    Pre school fun classes and ballet and jazz for 5-8yrs. Bringing children and Dance together in the local Community.Very reasonable rates. Experienced teachers.

    • Haumia St, Johnsonville (6037), Wellington Region

    Quality karate instruction to children and adults. All instructors internationally certified.

    We aim to provide football development, training and playing facilities for children and adults of all sexes.

    Performing Arts Pre School Dance

    Free classes for pre-schoolers 3-4 years old. Full compliment of ballet classes from pre-schoolers to advanced ballet. Modern jazz, theatrecraft, hip hop, contemporary, tap. Pre-school to adults . We have our studio at 91 Muri Road Pukerua Bay plus we also have classes at Plimmerton School on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

    Overall rating: 4 out of 5  

    marton

    10-07-2014 by georgie

    I have not been to it but it looks like fun

    WRK is a martial arts club based in Porirua, NZ, practicing the Japanese karate style of Shotokan (Kenkojuku) Karate. Our classes are taught predominantly in Japanese commands with some use of English or Te Reo Maori for understanding. If you are considering a martial art for yourself or for a child come along to one of our classes to see for yourself. We keep our costs as low as possible and therefore affordable to everyone. We welcome all fitness levels and ages from 6-7 years upwards. ... Read more Hours are Tuesdays & Thursdays from 6:00pm - 7:00pm. Closed on Public Holidays and during the School Holidays.

    Wellington Samuraijutsu and Ninjutsu Training 7-9pm Tuesdays & Thursdays Welcome Welcome to Sukisha Ko Ryu. The following information is presented to acquaint you with the structure of our schools' training program. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions that are not answered in this website. Sukisha Ko Ryu incorporates Samuraijutsu and Ninjutsu Martial Arts as taught by Takamatsu-Sensei. Beginning As the first few weeks of a student's training can often be a time of feeling ... Read more awkward and unsure, every new student is invited to approach any senior student at any time who will answer any queries you may have, and (time permitting) introduce you to basics such as: etiquette, stretching, postures, and meditation. Attendance It is hoped that you can attend as many classes and seminars as your schedule might allow. One or two classes each week, together with the special seminars that are presented each month should ensure a constant improvement in your skill within the Sukisha ...

    Kiss and Bake Up is and Award Winning craft bakery/cafe where almost everything is made the traditional way, from scratch. We produce a wide range of Cakes, Slices, Gateaux, Cheesecakes, Gourmet Pies etc coupled with lovely Karamu coffee. We also provide a professional Catering service. We have a wide range of Gluten free options that is always expanding and lots of other scrumptious things. So come in and try some of that Good old fashioned food for yourself at one of our Kiss and Bake Up stores! We ... Read more have three stores located at: 11 Mahara Place > Waikanae. 174 Main Highway > Otaki. 66 Main Street > Otaki.

    We promote the principles and practices of traditional karate and encourage student participation. The Victoria University Goju-Ryu Karate Club offers instruction in Okinawan Goju-Ryu Karate. Okinawan Goju-Ryu, as taught in the International Okinawan Goju Ryu Karate Do Federation (IOGKF), is considered a traditional karate style because it can trace its lineage straight back to the founder, Chojun Miyagi Sensei. Organisations such as the IOGKF are dedicated to preserving their art in its original ... Read more form as handed down by their founder. Okinawan Goju-Ryu Karate emphasises a wide range of karate techniques appropriate to all levels of training. The Traditional framework within which the training is placed provides an environment that cultivates personal strengths. Sessions include strength and fitness exercises, basic karate techniques, pad work, self defence applications, sparring and kata. Anyone interested in finding out what Goju-Ryu Karate is about is encouraged to attend a training ...

    Welcome to the Kapiti Karate Academy Where you can have fun while getting in shape and learning an age old traditional Martial Art that has been adapted for modern day application. You will enjoy the many challenges of a karate workout which exercises the entire body. Stretching for flexibility, strength conditioning, breathing techniques and aerobic exercises. Additionally you will benefit from learning a practical self defense system.  The Academy was founded in 2014 by Allan Youl (1st ... Read more Dan) and is affiliated to AJKA-International, under the guidance of Sensei Edmond Otis, 8th Dan, the highest ranked Shotokan Karate Instructor in New Zealand. We have classes for Kids starting from 5 years old. Great for developing coordination and focus. Plus lots of fun with a few games thrown in. Our Adult classes can be as hard and challenging as you want to take it. We will encourage you to push yourself beyond your perceived limits, this type of training and philosophy can benefit anyone ...

    Performing Arts Other Music Classes & Lessons

    Encore! School of Music is a vibrant and dynamic music school offering lessons in various Wellington locations - Brooklyn, Mt Victoria, Johnsonville and Churton Park. Let our fantastic team help you achieve your musical goals whatever they may be! We have a wide variety of individual and group music classes for ALL AGES both kids and adults (from 1 to 99 years old!) Bring us your kids from 1 year old and we'll cultivate a love of music in them. When they are old enough to pick up an instrument, ... Read more our excellent teachers can help tutor them to an advanced level. Our classes include toddler and pre-schooler music, singing, piano, keyboard, drums, guitar, bass guitar, ukulele, saxophone, clarinet, flute, recorder and music theory. We accept music students of all levels: beginners, intermediate and advanced. You'll have the opportunity to perform in the musical events we hold regularly or to jam in a band. You also have the opportunity to take the globally recognised Trinity music exams ...

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