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Activities for Kids

Gold Reef City Theme Park
Location: Ormonde

This Theme Park has been created around an authentic 19th Century Gold Mine. It offers adventures rides, restaurants, history, site-seeing and tours for you to enjoy. There are also special programs for schools, a children's party service and a birthday club kids under the age of 12.

Jungle Rumble Indoor Playground
Location: Mulbarton

Jungle Rumble caters for kids from birth to 10 years, it has an indoor playground with a baby area, as well as jumping castles, ball ponds, slides, play dough areas, a soccer area, an eating area, various rides and a jungle gym. They also cater for children's birthday parties.

Rietvlei Farm & Lifestyle Centre
Location: Mulbarton

A family-centred farm ideal for picnics, watching the ducks, feeding farmyard animals, or visiting the bird aviary. Kids and adults can play soccer, volley ball, cricket or putt-putt; there are also mountain bike routes, fun walking trails and tractor cart rides.

Santarama Miniland
Location: Rosettenville

A unique playground with miniature models of South African landmarks like the Carlton centre. Little people can pla in the mini-trains, ferry boat, battery-operated kiddie car rides, mini-golf, jumping castle and the Dromedaris ship.


Little cooks club
Location: MONDEOR

Cooking classes for children ages 18 months- 6 years, and 7-15 years

DANCE CLASSES
Kopano Performing Arts

Ballet, Contemporary, African dance and Township Jive classes

Telephone: 011 935 1662
Address: Orlando Communal Hall, 129a Adam Street, (next to Orlando Stadium), Orlando East

International Dance Company South Africa

The IDCSA offers free dance lessons underprivileged children. Their aim is to teach 9,000 per year with the support of the the City of Johannesburg’s Department of Arts, Culture andHeritage. Already 400 children are attending the lessons at the Uncle Tom’s Hall in Soweto.

Telephone: 011 942 1237/2859
Address: 69 Joan Street, Meredale

Mystical Belly Dancing School

Belly dance classes builds self esteem and confidence. It helps you to destress and relax, and is a fun way to lose weight and make friends at the same time.

Telephone: 011 432 1971
Address: 10 Joan Rd, Glenanda

Ballet classes Dance Junction, Mondeor
Liza-Michelle School of Dance, Brackenhurst, Alberton

PRE-SCHOOLS
Alberton Kids Academy Telephone: 011-907 9469
Address: 17 Zeeman Street, South Crest, Alberton
Bokmakierie Pre-primary School Telephone: 011-941 1211
Address: Corner Chelverton and Asher Streets, Alan Manor
Comaro Valley Nursery School Telephone: 011-432 3614
Address: 47 Mogg Street; Glenvista Ext 4
Cosmo Private School Telephone: 011 864 4185
Address: 11A Melkhout Street, Mayberry Park, Alberton
Cuddle Inn I and II Telephone: 011-432 1413
Address: 34 True North Rd, Mulbarton
Execukids Telephone: 011 907 8136
Address: 73 Camborne Street, New Redruth, Alberton
Genesis Educare Pre-School Telephone: 011-432 2895,
Address: Mulbarton
Graceland Nursery School Telephone: 011-435 1309
Address: 12 North Street, Townsview
Humpty Dumpty Nursery School Telephone: 011 682 2918
Address: 66 Norwich Drive, Glenvista
Junior College @ Bambi Telephone: 011-907 1272
Address: New Redruth
Junior Tech Nursery School Telephone: 011-626 2014
Address: Rosettenville
Kalossie Preprimary School Telephone: 011 9078962
Address: 1st Avenue, Alberton
Katie Kagan Nursery School Telephone: 011 4353588
Address: 147 Bouquet Street, Rosettenville
Kidz R Us Telephone: 011 4331714
Address: 5 Tanya St Winchester Hills
Mary Help Of Christians Telephone: 011-680 6631
Address: 53 Melville Street, Booysens
Mondeor Community School Telephone: 011-680 7503
Address: 901 Daylesford Rd, Mondeor
Pokkelpensies Daycare Telephone: 0845113782
Address: Corner Obrian and Rose Street, Verwoerdpark, Alberton
Rosemarie Baby Centre Nursery School Telephone: 011-867 5701
Address: Brackenhurst
St Martin`s Preparatory School Telephone: 011-435 0380
Address: East Road, The Hill
The Mossie Pre-Primary School Telephone: 011-683 4763
Address: 40 Gartner Street, Forest Hill
Tinalia Nursery School Telephone: 011-435 9936
Address: Garden Village, 165 Plinlimmon Road, The Hill
Villa Montessori Pre-Primary Telephone: 011-907 6859
Address: 81 Winniepeg Road, Alberante
Maylill Creche Nursery School & Special Needs Telephone: 011 680 9006
Address: 25 Ferdinand St, Suideroord
Top Kids Nursery School Telephone: 011 9424869
Addrress: 197 Cadogan Ave, Mondeor
Towerby Pre-primary School and After Care Telephone: 011 434 1755
Address: 440 Rifle Range Road, Towerby
Cuddle Inn Nursery School & Creche Telephone: 011 432 3671
Address: 34 True North Rd, Mulbarton

Extra Lessons
Maths

The SEMAS course is aimed at improving children's mental arithmetic ability, as well as their ability to memorise, concentrate, speed read and listen and process information.

Telephone: 072 266 0993
Email: deirdre@semas.co.za

Kumon Education SA A Maths and English education programme for all students from preschool age upwards that will help them improve their numeracy and literacy skills.

Alberton Telephone: 011 868 1263
Glenvista Telephone: 011 682 3294
Mondeor Telephone: 011 682 3294
Robertsham Telephone: 011 726 1368
Winchester Hills Telephone: 011 433 1628
Website: www.kumon.co.za

BabyGym A stimulation program for babies from birth to 2 years.

Alberton:
Telephone: 011 867 5011
Address: 57 McBride St, Brackenhurst
E-mail: marietjie.vanwyk@babygym.co.za

Soweto:
Telephone: 0794908755 | 0794908755
Address: 9008a Msitsana St, Orlando West,
E-mail: carol.maseko@babygym.co.za
Website: www.babygym.co.za

Kidi-Sportz A programme designed to give pre-schoolers the opportunity to experience a whole range of sports-related activities, so they have a solid foundation to build on when choosing sports at primary school level.

Location: Alberton
Telephone: 082 841 3902
E-mail: tracy@kidisportz.co.za

Private Swimming lessons Aquatots® Alberton
Hydrokinetic Infant Swimming and Rehab Center
Telephone: 011 869-3713
Email: malinde@mweb.co.za

SWIMMING
Crown Gardens Swimming Pool Public swimming pool with a kids pool, picnic area and braai facilities.
Telephone: 011 680 5419
Address: Ulster Crescent, off Xavier Street, Crown Gardens Johannesburg
Diepkloof Swiming Pool Swimming lessons for kids with the lifeguards and a kiddies pool available.
Telephone: 011 985 6888
Address: 14497 Immink Drive, Diepkloof Zone 1 South West Johannesburg
Dobsonville Swimming Pool Public pool offering swimming lessons and a kiddies pool for the little ones.
Telephone: 082 464 2532
Address: 2332 Letule Steet, Dobsonville
Time: Mon to Sun 9am-5pm
Jabavu Swimming Pool Public outdoor swimming pool for kids and adults with a picnic area
Telephone: 011 932 3403
Address: 3132 Mlangeni and Mbatha drives, Soweto
Lenasia Ext 10 Swimming Pool Group and individual swimming lessons. There is also a toddler's pool available.
Telephone: 011 857 1518
Address: Corner Shari and Alabhama streets, Lenasia Ext 10 South West Johannesburg
Lenasia Ext 5 Swimming Pool Public swimming pool with a kids pool , swimming lessons on request, a lapa and picnic area
Telephone: 011 852 6484
Address: 6489 Gazelle Avenue, Lenasia Ext 5
Moletsane Swimming Pool Public outdoor swimming pool with a kids paddling pool, swimming lessons and braai facilities.
Telephone: 011 932 4031
Address: 286 Mokgatla and Mokakola streets, Moletsane, Soweto
Pimville Swimming Pool Swimming lessons in heated pool. Also a kiddies pool available.
Telephone: 011 933 2653
Address: Modjadji Street, Pimville
Pioneer Park Swimming Pool Individuals need to buy a season ticket to qualify for free lessons. Schools and creches can buy 1 season ticket for entire class.
Telephone: 011 436 0207
Address: Cnr 11th and Rosettenville Rd, Wemmer Pan South Johannesburg
Power Park Swimming Pool Telephone: 011 442 9559/ 011 983 2800
Address: Corner and Potch Road, Orlando, Soweto
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