Young girls sitting in ballet class

Looking for children’s activities in Kingston? YMCA Hawker has something for children of all ages with activities and classes from dancing to cycling, yoga to karate and tennis courses that run throughout the year.

New Dance academy

We are pleased to present our new Dance Academy. Led by our three highly experienced and qualified dance teachers we have a class suitable for all age ranges and abilities. Our dance teachers have many years of experience and are trained AIDT, IDTA and BBO.
Through the Dance Academy teachers we prepare for exams, dance productions, community based dance projects and competition work.

Please see timetable for full dance options.

Weekly timetable

Class
Time
Age
Course Length
Baby Ballet
1.30 pm - 2.00 pm
3 - 4½ yrs
Half-termly
Baby Ballet
2.00 pm - 2.30 pm
3 - 4½ yrs
Half-termly
New* Acrobatic Dance
3.45 pm - 4.45 pm
8 yrs +
Termly
Tiny Street Dance
4.15 pm - 4.45 pm
3 - 5 yrs
Termly
Tiny Street Dance
4.45 pm - 5.15 pm
3 - 5 yrs
Termly

Booking are now being taken.

Please call or pop into the centre to book.

Class
Time
Age
Course Length
Grade 1 Ballet
4.00 pm - 4.45 pm
Various
Termly
Grade 2 Ballet
4.45 pm - 5.30 pm
Various
Termly
Grade 3 Ballet
5.30 pm - 6.15 pm
Various
Termly
Grade 5 Ballet
6.15 pm - 7.15 pm
Various
Termly
Grade 6 Ballet/Inter Foundation
7.15 pm - 8.15 pm
Various
Termly

Booking are now being taken for this September.

Please call or pop into the centre to book.

Class
Time
Age
Course Length
Tiny Street Dance
3.45 pm - 4.15 pm
3- 5 yrs
Termly
Pre Primary Tap/ballet
3.45 pm - 4.30 pm
3yrs+
Termly
Primary Tap
3.45 pm - 4.30 pm
Various
Termly
Junior Street Dance
4.15 pm - 5.00 pm
6 - 11 yrs
Termly
Grade 4/5 Tap
4.30pm - 5.15pm
6 - 11 yrs
Termly
Grade 4/5 Tap/Jazz/Contemporary
5.15pm - 6.15pm
Various
Termly
Karate (Beginners)
6.00 pm - 7.00 pm
4 yrs +
Pay-as-you-go
Karate (Improvers)
7.00 - 8.00 pm
4 yrs +
Pay-as-you-go
Kingston Playball
9.30 am - 11.00 am
3- 4 1/2 yrs
Half termly
Kingston Playball
1.30 pm - 2.15 pm
3- 4 1/2 yrs
Half termly

Booking are now being taken for this September.

Please call or pop into the centre to book.

Class
Time
Age
Course Length
Pre-primary Ballet
3.45 pm - 4.30 pm
Various
Termly
Kingston Playball
4.00 pm - 5.00 pm
Half Termly
Grade 3 Ballet
4.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Various
Termly
Grade 4 Ballet
5.30 pm - 6.30 pm
Various
Termly

Booking are now being taken for this September.

Please call or pop into the centre to book.

Class
Time
Age
Course Length
Kingston Playball
10.00 am - 11.30 am
3 - 4 yrs
Half-termly
Kingston Playball
1.30 pm - 2.15 pm
3 - 4 yrs
Half-termly
Kumon
3.30 pm - 5.30 pm
4 yrs +
Termly
Grade 1 Ballet
4.00 pm - 4.45 pm
Various
Termly
Grade 4 Ballet
4.45 pm - 5.45 pm
Various
Termly
Grade 5/6 Freestyle and performance work
5.45 pm - 7.00 pm
Various
Termly
Karate (Beginners)
6.00 pm - 7.00 pm
4 yrs +
Pay-as-you-go
Intermediate level pointe work
7.00 pm - 7.45 pm
Various
Termly
Karate (Improvers)
7.00 pm - 8.00 pm
4 yrs +
Pay-as-you-go

Booking are now being taken for this September.

Please call or pop into the centre to book.

Class
Time
Age
Course Length
Kumon
8.30 am - 10.30 am
4 yrs +
Termly
Street Dance
9.15 am - 9.45 am
7- 11 yrs
Half-termly
Fulham Football
9.30 am - 10.30 am
Termly
Kingston Junior Cycle Club
11.00 am - 12.30 pm
9- 16 yrs
Pay-as-you-go
Kingston Junior Cycle Club
11.30 am - 12.30 pm
6- 8 yrs
Pay-as-you-go
Teen Yoga
12 pm - 1 pm
13 yrs +
Pay-as-you-go

Booking are now being taken for this September.

Please call or pop into the centre to book.

Class
Time
Age
Course Length
Karate
10.00 am - 11.00 am
4 yrs +
Pay-as-you-go
Family Indoor Cycling
10.00 am - 10.45 am
11 yrs +
Pay-as-you-go
Family Yoga
11.00 am - 11.45 am
11 yrs +
Pay-as-you-go

Booking are now being taken for this September.

Please call or pop into the centre to book.

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Wild Play Days

Outdoor holiday fun

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Children's Parties

Have a soft play party

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Junior Tennis

Lessons taught by professional coaches

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Outdoor children’s activities

Have fun in the playing fields at YMCA Hawker with Fulham Football‘s termly soccer school, Kingston Junior Cycle Club and Kingston Playball. The latter runs multisports coaching classes indoors during the winter time, currently for 2-3 year olds, however if older children would like to join then get in touch.

Karate for children

The pay-as-you-go karate classes at YMCA Hawker are taught by Kahlsa Karate who are members of the British Karate Association and are registered with the English karate governing body. Classes run all year on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. For children aged 4+.

Girls in ballet class
Boy with tennis racket

Contact us

YMCA Hawker 
Lower Ham Road, Kingston KT2 5BH | T 020 8296 9747 | E info.hawker@ymcaspg.org