Listen Love Learn

Price range: 
£1 per adult, no need to book just turn up.

Listen Love Learn is a weekly creative programme for families with children under 5 years.  It aims to enhance the participant’s confidence, support social inclusion and promote positive health and wellbeing, whilst engaging all participants in fun, creative and stimulating activities.   The sessions are very informal and set in a relaxed environment.

Kindly supported by Comic Relief, the Derbyshire Thorntons Fund & Foundation Derbyshire.

Come along and learn something new, meet some great people and make some time for you. There is no need to book. There is a charge of £1 per adult.
Click here to watch a video for more information about the group.
Please check below for specific  focused sessions and times or contact E:  T: 01332 285427 for further information
1st Tuesday each month - Creative activities for new and expectant young parents (up to 25 years) 12-3pm
2nd Tuesday each month - Gallery focused activities for babies and young children (0-1 years is from 12 noon – 1pm followed by a session for 1 to 5 year olds, 1.30-3.00pm)
3rd Tuesday each month -  Explore Session: Exciting family friendly session exploring health, music, movement, storytelling and craft.  12-1pm is Baby Time, aimed at parents with babies 12 months and under, followed by session for 1-5 year olds 1.15-3pm
4th Tuesday each month - Creative art sessions for all parents with children under 5, 12-3pm 
Extra week, meet at QUAD 1pm for gallery visit/trip to museum, all families welcome
Upcoming Activities
Tues 4th August    
Young parents session - We will be completing our group painting that is to be exhibited at Derby Royal Hospital.
Tues 11th August   
Join us with your babies 12 months and younger for Baby Time, a chance for parents and babies to Play, Explore and Relax together, 12-1pm. From 1pm, the group will explore the gallery together and enjoy messy play while we make a group night sky collage together. There will also be songs and stories all suitable for children 1 to 5 years.
Tues 18th August   
For our Explore session, we are joined by Scraggle Muffins who use craft, movement, stories and music to support imaginative play. The Baby Time session runs 12-1pm, children 1 to 5 years are most welcome from 1pm -3pm.
Tues 25th August    
All parents session - Creative activities aimed at parents of any age with children up to 5 years. In this session we will be creating interactive magnetic canvases.


  • Tuesday, August 4, 2015 12:00pm
  • Tuesday, August 11, 2015 12:00pm
  • Tuesday, August 18, 2015 12:00pm
  • Tuesday, August 25, 2015 12:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 1, 2015 12:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 8, 2015 12:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 15, 2015 12:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 22, 2015 12:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 29, 2015 12:00pm
Sunday 1 January 2012 to Saturday 31 December 2016
Price range: 
£1 per adult, no need to book just turn up.