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 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. From September 2014 there will be 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 -  NEW!  Exciting family friendly session exploring music, movement and all things digital! There will be a baby sensory area 12-1pm, then 1.30 – 3pm, children 1 to 5 years have the opportunity to engage in digital activities, play with musical instruments, and enjoy stories together.
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
Tuesday 4th November – We will be joined by local artist Tracey Meek to create unique matchbox advent calendars 
Tuesday 11th November – Join us in the gallery for baby sensory, messy play and a chance to explore the current exhibition with your child.  Using the gallery as our inspiration, we will be making Christmassy baubles and snowglobes.
Tuesday 18th November – This session is only for participants who book in advance, we will be joined by Saint John’s Ambulance for an introduction to First Aid.  Please note, there will be no drop in session this day and no creative activities. 
Tuesday 25th November – A fantastic opportunity to make some truly special handmade Christmas gifts, Elaine Lim Newton will demonstrate how to make bath bombs, body scrubs and beautiful packaging.


  • Tuesday, November 25, 2014 12:00pm
Sunday 1 January 2012 to Saturday 31 December 2016
Price range: 
£1 per adult, no need to book just turn up.