Playgroups & After School Activities

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Bi-lingual playgroup starting from the first Thursday in September 2010 and meeting weekly from 10:00 to 12:00. At The Methodist Church, 9 Via de Benci, 50121 Firenze (FI).
An informal, non-profit, community-based multilingual playgroup for children from 0-6. Languages spoken include Italian, English, French, Spanish, German, Polish, Swedish. Tues:16:00-18:00 and Thurs 10:00-12:00. At: 4 Pzza S.Gregorio, 55100 Lucca (LU).
Canadian Island
After-school English courses and summer camps, kindergarten and babysitting services by English mother-tongue professionals. At 15 Via Gioberti, 50121 Florence (FI).
British Institutes Lucca
An English speaking after school group for Italian and English speaking children to learn through play. At 43 Via F. Filzi, 55100 Lucca (LU).
English Speaking Moms & Tots Playgroup
Meet on Mondays at St James Church 10:00-12:30. Contact Melanie Secciani. At Via B. Rucellai 9, Florence (FI).
Nature excurisions to Lucca shore and Massaciuccoli Lake, the Penna Mountain, Botanical gardens and Serchio River Park. Courses of environmental awareness for children and adults in Italian, English and French.
International School of Theatre Creation located in the centre of Florence offering a professional 3 year training in theatre creation as well as weekly run themed classes. Located at 36/r Via Della Chiesa, 50125, Firenze (FI).
Music Together Lucca Pisa
Music classes for children aged 0-5 together with their mothers / fathers and siblings. 45 minute weekly courses in groups of maximum 12. At: 38 Via Acquarella trv 1, Lucca, 55100 (LU).
Scuola Waldorf Firenze
School offering an education using the Steiner method. After school activity sessions and summer camps available. Administration office open 08:30 to 14:00 for enquiries. At 4 Via della Chiesa, La Romola, 50020 San Casciano (FI).
Kids Club - English Play Time Lucca
Course of workshops for children to learn and play in English with a fully qualified mother tongue primary school teacher (PGCE). Fun, stories, messy time, songs and experiments.
English Summer Camp
June to September day camp with horseback lessons for 6-10 year olds Mon-Fri: 08:15-16:30. English lessons, Italian homework, horseback lessons, pool, arts, crafts, football, ping pong, games and music. At 14 Via del Casalino, 55012 Lucca (LU).
Ateneo della Danza
Dance school and academy : courses in classical ballet, modern, jazz, hip hop, latin American, pilates for adults and children. At 39/45 Via dei Pispini, 53100 Siena (SI).
Creative Corner
Arts and crafts, music and English for bi-lingual children from pre-school through 6th grade. English home schooling (British and American curriculum), piano, violin, guitar voice & choir classes.