See below for a sample of our fantastic past events!
Friday 11th June: 10:00 – 11:30 Beckenham Playgroup
Monday 3rd May: Picnic at Petts Wood (2020 Group)
Wednesday 28th April: 20:00 – 21:00 Expectant Parents of Twins and Multiples Talk
An online presentation for new/expectant parents of multiples run by our fantastic committee.
Lots of hints and tips followed by questions.
Monday 29th March: 10:00 – 12:00 Walk & Talk at King’s Meadow (2019 Group)
Friday 15th February: 10:00 – 12:00 Boppin Tots
Ali from Boppin Tots is coming along to club to run a session for us.
The price for the session is £1 per child. No need to book, just turn up.
For those who haven’t done a Boppin tots session before, they are a fun singing/dancing themed session where you can have a good boogie!!
She runs classes in West Wickham, Sidcup, Beckenham and South Norwood
Friday 1st February: 10:00 – 12:00 Pottery Painting
Charlotte from Flying Colours Pottery is coming to playgroup on Friday 1 Feb 2019.
It’s a chance to get those lovely hand print plates etc without having to drag your twins/triplets to the shop to do it!
Each family will need a slot of 20 minutes so please book ASAP if you’re interested and let me know what items you think you’ll want. That way she can make sure she brings enough of everything.
Small tile (coaster) £3.50
Large tile (plaque) £6.00
Picture frame £25
Tuesday 20th November: 20:00 – 21:45 Toddler First Aid Course
After the success of last time, we will be running another 1st aid course. It is being run by a consultant at Kings who regularly trains people in advanced life saving and is also a twin dad. Due to the nature of the course there are a limited number of spaces available, so if you are interested contact Hazel Sado to book now!
Non members £10
Friday 26th October – 10.00 – Photographer
The shoot is free and you then liaise directly if you wish to buy any prints etc. A good opportunity to sort out some early Christmas presents. Please email me if you would like to book a 10 minute slot (carter. email@example.com). Please note the spaces go very quickly. I will email you back with confirmation and the time allocated. If you would prefer an early or late allocation let me know – however this will all be done on a first come first served basis. Please also include your mobile number.
The club will be opening as normal for anyone who wishes to come along and have a coffee and a play. This is the first time we are opening at half term so would love to see you there.
Friday 3rd August – 10.00 – Picnic and Play at Kelsey Park
Meet on the grass by the bouncy castle, Wickham Road entrance. At 10.30am we will head off into the play area, then go for a walk and feed the ducks, returning for a picnic around 12pm. Bring bread for the ducks and a picnic! Any problems on the day please feel free to contact Sarah 07780 616513.
Friday 10th August – 10.00 – Picnic and Play at Croydon Rec
Meet next to the paddling pool (near the playground). Look out for the green gazebo. Bring swimming things and a picnic! Any problems on the day please feel free to contact Kate 07830 266947.
Friday 17th August – 10.00 – Godstone Farm
Discounted entry, plus use of a barn for the day to leave buggies/have lunch in etc. £7.50 ages 2-adult £3.60 ages 1-2. Under 1s go free.
If you’d like to join us please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the names of everyone attending, their ages, and the total amount you owe. Please then make a BACS transfer to our account and once we have received your payment we will add your name to the guest list AND will send you a message of confirmation. Please note that you MUST PAY IN ADVANCE otherwise you will be charged the higher rate at the entrance gate.
Friday 24th August – 10.30 – Beckenham Fire Station
An exciting opportunity to visit a Fire Station and find out how they operate. The tour will involve the chance to go inside a stationary fire engine, operate a hose and see the pole in action! This is a very popular free event and there are limited spaces. If you would like to attend please email email@example.com with the names of everyone attending to reserve your places. You will receive a message of confirmation and an email reminder closer to the date.
Friday 31st August – 9.00-11.00 – Buzz Zone Soft Play Bromley
EXCLUSIVE HIRE 9-11am FREE FOR MEMBERS!
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the names of everyone attending and we will add you to the guest list AND will send you a message of confirmation. Discounted entry fee of £3.00 per family for non-members. Please email email@example.com with the names of everyone attending and make a BACS transfer to our account. Once we have received your payment we will add your name to the guest list AND will send you a message of confirmation.
Friday 6th July – 19.30 – Drinks!
Please join us for a glass (or two!) at the Barrel and Horn in Bromley. Hope to see you there!
Sunday 8th July – 14.30 – New and Expectant Parents Evening
Any new and expectant parents of multiples are invited to join us for a session at Beckenham Methodist Church. There will be a short talk from club members about their birth and parenting experiences (things they wish they’d known, essential buys etc). Afterwards there will be an opportunity to ask questions along with tea and biscuits! Partners and babies very welcome. If you wish to attend please let Kate Lott know via the BBTC Facebook group.
Friday 8th June – 10am – Photographer
We have a new photographer coming to BBTC on Friday 8th June, the shoot is free with no obligation to buy. If you would like a slot, please contact Georgie Tanner through the BBTC Facebook group. There are a limited number of slots so get in touch to avoid disappointment!
Friday 23rd March – 10am – Easter Party
There will be lots to do at our Easter Party – different craft activities, music, a bouncy castle, an Easter egg hunt plus refreshments. There will also be a super raffle.
Friday 2nd March – 10.30am – Jo Jingles
Vicky from Jo Jingles is visiting twins club – come along and have some fun making music. Just an extra £1 per child. No booking required.
Friday 5th January – from 9.30 – fun at Gambado’s play centre, Beckenham
Come along and use our discount – £10 for twins plus adult, £15 for triplets plus adult. To find our more information or to book, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday 24th November – 10.30am – Boppin Tots
Boppin Tots are visiting twins club – come along and have some musical fun. Just an extra £1 per child. No booking required.
Friday 10th and 17th November 2017 – Photo shoots
Booking required. We are really happy to see the return of Amy, a local photographer who is providing some free photo shoot sessions.
Friday 3rd November 2017 – a bit of a party!
Join in with some party games, play with some balloons and enjoy some cake!
Friday 13th October 2017 – Usborne Books and story time
Come along and have a look at the super display of books and enjoy a led story time session.
Saturday 15th July 2017– End of year event
A fun event to celebrate the end of the year. This will be held at Gymboree in Bromley
23 June 2017 – Photographer visit
A local photographer, specialising in children’s photography will be coming along with her mobile studio to the Beckenham club. Come and get a professional photograph taken (no obligation to buy).
9 June 2017 – Munch with Music
Come along and join in with some songs – snacks and instruments will be provided!
18 November 2016 – Pottery session
A local potter is visiting twins club – an ideal opportunity to get some Christmas presents and make some decorations. She can do handprints or footprints on mugs and plates (£7.50 each – twins club discount). She will also bring some make and take gifts for the children to decorate.
21 October 2016 – Jo Jingles
Jo Jingles is a music, singing and music experience for babies and toddlers. They are coming to do session at 10.15am – come and join in the fun. No extra cost and no booking required.
15 July 2016 – Boppin Tots
Boppin Tots in a fun and exciting drop in/pay as you go music group for babies and toddlers. Come and enjoy a session for just £1 per child – no booking required.
SUMMER PROGRAMME 2017:
We have organised some sessions and visits for you and your family to enjoy this summer. We hope you will be able join us and have some fun.
Friday 28 July – Picnic and play, Croydon Road Rec, Beckenham
Beckenham Fire Station visit
Friday 4 August – Kent Life (discounted trip for members only)
Tuesday 8 August – Picnic and play, Churchill Gardens, Bromley
Friday 11 August – Jo Jingles music session, Beckenham
Tuesday 15 August – Godstone Farm (discounted event)
Friday 18 August – Baby Sensory session, Beckenham
Friday 25 August – Fun and feast activity session, Beckenham
Tuesday 29 August – Buzz Zone, Bromley (discounted event for friends and family)
There are also many super parks and other places in the area. If you are visiting somewhere during the summer and would welcome some company, please post on our facebook page. Keep a look out…….
Visit and session information
To book onto any of the visits or sessions, please email Sarah Fryer at email@example.com or fill out the attached booking form by 21 July.
All visits (apart from Buzz Zone) need to be paid for in advance to ensure discounts.
Payment details – cash/cheque or BACS
BBTC HSBC Sort code: 40-46-20, Account no: 01263544
FRIDAY 28 JULY
Picnic and a play at Croydon Road Recreation Ground, Croydon Road, Beckenham, BR3 3NR
Croydon Road Rec has a great play area, including a paddling pool (please bring suitable clothing and towels!)
We will meet by the swings from 12.00. Everyone welcome (just turn up on the day)
Fire Station Visit at 2pm. The Fire Station visit will go ahead whatever the weather. The children get to sit in a fire engine, spray a hose and look around the fire station. There are a limited number of places so please book early to avoid disappointment.
FRIDAY 4 AUGUST – Members discounted trip
Kent Life, Lock Lane, Sandling, Maidstone, ME14 3AU.
Kent life provides plenty of fun activities – animals, play areas, tractors, painting etc.
We will meet by the main entrance at 10am.
This trip is being subsidised by the BB Twins Club and will go ahead whatever the weather.
One adult and twins (over 3 years old) £10 (usually £25.85)
One adult and twins (under 3 years old) £6 (usually £9.95)
Siblings over 3 years old £4 each (usually £7.95)
Siblings under 3 years old free
Extra adults £6 each (usually £9.95)
TUESDAY 8 AUGUST
Picnic and play at Churchill Gardens, Church Road, Bromley, BR2 0EG.
Churchill Gardens (sometimes known as Church House Gardens) has a fantastic sand pit, with long slides and swings. It is tucked behind the Churchill Theatre in Bromley.
We will be there to welcome people from 11am by the sand pit (just turn up on the day).
TUESDAY 15 AUGUST – Discounted trip
Godstone Farm, Tilburstow Hill Road, Godstone, Surrey, RH9 8LX.
Meet at the entrance at 10am.
There are indoor play areas, sand pits, space to roam, tractor rides and animals. We are also given our own barn as a base for the day, so you can dump the double buggy. You can bring a picnic into the farm too. This trip will go ahead whatever the weather. BBTC have been given a group discount.
Twins aged 2+
Family Ticket (includes up to 2 adults) £20.40 (usually £35.60)
Twins aged 1
+ 1 adult £12.80 (usually £15.70)
+ 2 adults £18.80 (usually £24.60)
Twins under 1
Free (please see below for adult price)
Additional adults £6 (usually £8.90)
Additional children – under 1 – free, aged 1 £3.40, aged 2+ £8.90
TUESDAY 30TH AUGUST – Discounted trip for all
Buzz zone soft play, Bromley, BR1 3UH.
We are part funding an hour of exclusive play time in the Bromley Buzz Zone which is a large soft play area with ball ponds, mouse holes, rollers, slides, rope bridges, air machines and much more. It is aimed for children 0 – 11 years.
We will have it all to ourselves from 10 to 11am, then you can stay and play for as long as you like. Park in The Glades and find Buzz Zone in the Pavilion Leisure Centre. They do not allow picnics, but food and drinks can be purchased there.
Please invite family and friends to join in the fun!
Pay in advance –
Members: per set of multiple £5
Non members: per set of multiples £7
Additional siblings: £2.50
Pay on the day –
Members: per set of multiples £6
Non-members: per set of multiples £8
Additional siblings: £3
All sessions will be held in the Bevington Hall, Beckenham Methodist Church (metered parking in the roads or nearby pay and display car parks).
Local classes are visiting twins club and offering us discounted prices.
FRIDAY 11 AUGUST – Jo Jingles
Jo Jingles is a fun, interactive music, singing and movement session.
2 x 45 minute sessions 10am – 2 – 4 year olds
11am – 0 – 2 year olds
Price per set of multiples: Members £6 Non-members £7.50 Additional siblings £3.50
FRIDAY 18 AUGUST – Baby sensory
Baby sensory is a baby development class aiming to stimulate babies through the magical world of sensory learning, wonder, exploration, and extraordinary delights!
10am – A one hour session for babies up to walkers.
Please stay afterwards for refreshments.
Price per set of multiples: Members £8.50 Non-members £10
FRIDAY 25 AUGUST – Fun and feast
10 – 11.15am This will be a session full of different activities for the children to enjoy. Some of these will be messy so please bring appropriate clothing/aprons.
Suitable for children approx 16+months – 5yr olds (older siblings are also welcome!)
Price per child: Members £4 Non-members £5