Kids in Prague

Fun Classes for Kids in Prague

Activities, Useful Information on 12 September 2011 by Larissa


A diverse range of exercise, sports, music and drama classes are on offer to English speakers of all ages - from toddlers, pre-schoolers, school kids and teens through to Mums.

Take a look and feel free to add any other classes or activities you feel would be of interest to KIP readers.

Mums & Babies Yoga (newborn to 1 year), Prague 2
Tuesdays 10am

A class that helped motivate and de-stress me when coming to terms with having two kids. Your baby can participate as much as they wish, baby exercises and massage is incorporated into a workout for mum - including using your baby as counter weight. You can read all about my experiences here and find further details (including a map) here.

You need to register for this class so contact Lucie to reserve your place. Wellness Yoga also run Pre-Natal classes for mums to be.
Cost: 220czk or 190czk for prepaid 10 class card
Further Information:
Wellness Yoga, Plavecka 12 Prague 2

* Wellness Yoga is having an Open Day on October 8 - come along for free yoga classes for adults and kids as well as a lecture on Ayuvedic Principles see here for the program:


Riverside School Baby Group (up to 3 years), Prague 6
Wednesday & Friday Mornings from 9am till 10am
and from 13th October onwards there will be a third class: Thursdays at 9am till 10am

This popular group has been running for a few years now and continues to grow in strength thanks to the support of the school. On Wednesday the school hosts fun musical activities and on Friday art activities based on children’s book classics. This group is open to any parent, you do not need to have a child at Riverside to attend. This group offers much support to new parents, you are encouraged to mingle and make new friends over the Coffee, Tea and light snacks that are provided.

Cost: 100czk per parent/toddler pair
Limited to 15 pairs so reserve your place by calling Lenka on 245 005 095.
Riverside Early Years Campus
Chittussiho 14, Bubenec, Prague 6


Class Acts
are once again offering up their popular singing, movement and drama classes for 1 to 6 year olds, beginning in October:

Young Toddler Class (1 to 2.5 years), Prague 1
Kampa Community Center, U Sovovych Mlynu, Kampa Island, Prague 1

Kids in Motion Class (2.5 to 4 years), Prague 3
Rodinne Centrum Palecek, Písecká 17, Prague 3

Kids in Motion Class (4 to 6 years), Prague 3
Rodinne Centrum Palecek, Písecká 17, Prague 3

To register and for further information please visit
These classes are very popular so it’s essential to reserve as soon as possible to ensure your place.


Kids Smiling Yoga (3 to 5 years), Prague 2
Fridays 4pm

The ever positive and smiling Lucie shares her joy and happiness with children through fun and interesting yoga poses. Kids leave relaxed, refreshed and happy no matter what kind of mood they were in before - it really works!

Cost: 100czk or 90czk for prepaid 10 class card.
Further Information:

* Wellness Yoga is having an Open Day on October 8 - come along for free yoga classes for adults and kids as well as a lecture on Ayuvedic Principles see here for the program:


Cricket for Kids (for ages 5 and up), Prague 1
Sundays from 10am till noon

A relaxed, fun introduction to cricket on Kampa Island (opposite Kampa Museum). Come along with a picnic blanket, drinks and snacks for your kids and watch the kids learn from fellow parent and teacher Scott Page sharing his passion and knowledge of the game. All equipment is provided.

Cost: 100czk for 2 hour instruction.
Further Information: Contact Scott Page on Mob: 720-312457 or email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Kampa Park, Prague 1


Kids Rugby (ages 5 to 15 years) Prague 5
Saturdays 11am till 12.30pm

Kids Rugby is held at U mrazovky in Prague 5 (facing Le lapin Bleu restaurant) and gives participants the opportunity to train for fun as well as playing in games of the Czech junior rugby union competition through its co-operation with Tatra Smichov rugby club. 

Further Information: Contact the Czech, Australian and New Zealand Assoc. at: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) and find further information, maps and cost on Kids in Prague here
U Mrazovky 1566, Prague 5


Stage Stars (for ages 6 to 18), Prague 6

Stage Stars operate all over Prague, usually from the International Schools. Fun classes, activities and theatre productions teach children both Theatre and Film skills. Regular productions are staged for families and the general public. The school also has links to casting agents and can professionally represent and manage children who show talent for film and television commercial work.

Further information:


Stories in Action (for ages 6 and up), Prague 1
Wednesdays from Oct 5 to January 11 (excluding Oct 26 and Nov 16)

Organised by Class Acts, this new weekly drama session designed for bilingual children is led by Judi Challiner, a UK trained teacher formerly from the International School of Prague who specialises in Drama and English. Stories in Action is also open to children with a basic knowledge of English.

Cost: 1650czk (150czk per lesson)
Further Information and to register:
ZS Namesti Curieovych, Námesti Curieových 2, Prague 1

Football (Soccer) for 9, 10 & 11 year olds, Prague 4

ABC Branik Football Club looking to recruit players for their Under 9, Under 10 and Under 11 year old teams. Professional coaches with over 15 years teaching experience and speaking both English and Czech, the club boasts top facilities and excellent results in competitions. Weekly training sessions, regular tournaments and two camps a year keep the most passionate football enthusiast satisfied.

Contact: Pavel Marik on 602 331 716 or email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Further Information: (in Czech only)
Areál hřiště ABC Braník
Za Mlýnem 1774, Prague 4


Prague Youth Theatre (8 to 17 years), Prague 1

If your child is a native or non-native English speaker, loves acting and is aged between 8 – 17 years old, Prague Youth Theatre (PYT) is the place for them. PYT rehearse and perform four major theatrical productions a year in a professional theatre in the centre of Prague. Performances have also featured at Prague’s popular Fringe Festival! PYT begins auditions on SATURDAY 17th SEPTEMBER from 9am. Children audition for free, if successful a fee per term applies.

If you would like to register your child for PYT, please contact Adam on .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Further Information:
Divadlo Kampa
Nosticova 2a, Prague 1


Yoga for Mums (with Babysitting), Prague 1
Thursdays 10.30 to 12

This is where you will find me each Thursday! Specially designed to help women post-baby - and that baby could have been born 10 years ago! Monica Angelucci uses a combination of Yoga, Pillates, Breath and Bhandas (body locks) to find and target every abdominal muscle within your body. You will be amazed to discover that you actually have so many - they will make themselves known a day after class when they complain by being used! Often our posture realigns and our backs take on most of the work holding us up - so retrain your body to ensure a strong core. The Yogame studio also offers babysitting to Mums who would like to come along. A separate room is prepared with toys and a qualified babysitter, this service costs an additional 50czk. You will need to contact the studio 2 days in advance to allow them time to confirm a sitter - please contact English speaking Jan on tel: +420 602 770 867 or by email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Cost: Classes are 230czk drop in or significantly less if you take out a pre-paid card - see Yogame website for details.
Further Information:
Národní 21
Prague 1


Now, this is just a list of what I know of so by no means is this all that is going on.

Please feel free to share with us any other courses or activities that you feel others would be interested in.