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mainly music

 

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Session dates for the Autumn term are:

September 12th, 19th and 26th
October 3rd, 10th, 17th and 31st
November 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th
December 5th and 12th

A music and rhyme group for under 5s and their parents or care givers.
 

This is held at Christ Church on Tuesday mornings from 10:00am - 11:30am during term time.


The session starts with 30 minutes of music, followed by a children's picnic with drink and a biscuit. The children are then given time to enjoy playing with the large toys whilst the grown ups are treated to fresh coffee and home baked cakes.  This is a special time of connection, making new friends and catching up whilst the little ones play.

The cost of the session is £3 per family and £1 for any extra adult.

Meet the some of the team below: photo courtesy of Leamington Courier newspapers
Front left Samantha (Group Leader), front right Tracey (Session Leader)
Back left to right: Lesley, Janice and Ben
 

team
 

about mainly music

  • Young children and their caregivers enjoying music, rhyme, rhythm, creative dance and more
  • Preschool children developing skills - co-ordination, fine motor movements, large motor movements, social interaction, appreciation of music and musical styles, language development
  • Providing children with a structured environment and then a time of free play
  • Bringing adult and child together for a time of safe interaction, and in doing so, teaching adults rhymes and songs that can be used at home to help with cleaning up, colours, counting, and more
  • An opportunity for parents to network with other parents of preschool children
  • In some groups, parenting workshops are held to help build the skills of parents
  • In some groups, social activities are planned to help parents socially interact as adults; primarily mothers; however some groups arrange an annual activity for families
  • Opportunities for families to be helped - practical needs such as meals, transport, help with moving house, babysitting
  • Celebration of Mothers’ Day and Fathers’ Day - reminding parents that they are undertaking a very important role as parent
In short, mainly music is an opportunity for adults and children to build memories and spend time together, sharing special time with each other.


the aim of mainly music

The aim of mainly music is to provide an environment where preschool children develop skills to enhance their preschool education, through the use of music, rhythm, rhyme, and other music related activities with the participation of a parent or primary caregiver.
 

a quick overview

Started in 1990, mainly music is a fun music group for parents or primary care givers to enjoy together with their young child. Throughout the morning, children develop gross and fine motor skills, language, imagination, mathematical and pre-reading skills as well as socialize with others. Each mainly music is associated with and is run by volunteers from a local church. Children are introduced to music, creativity and more, plus families given a chance to think about the God-part of life. Amazing to think that all this can be achieved in a loving, shared family environment.

 

 

To find out more about mainly music visit their website www.mainlymusic.org

 


To find out more about mainly music at Christ Church contact Samantha on 01926 777000 or email samantha@christchurch.org.uk