Arts and culture in the Hutt Valley


Activity Club Surburb/City Address Contact 
Art Hutt Art - Kreative Kids classes
Lower HuttHutt Art, 9-11 Myrtle Street, Lower Hutthuttartsociety@xtra.co.nz
 Clay Play (ages 5-13)
After-school weekly
art/clay classes
 Lower Hutt 9 Wilcox
Grove Naenae

 ilt@clear.net.nz
BalletMary Rodgers Ballet AcademyLower Hutt
mrba@xtra.co.nz
Chilton Dance Centre
Lower Hutt
Chilton St James Schoolbbennett@chilton.school.nz
Delores Thomas School of Dance

WaiwhetuSt Paul's Anglican Church Hall
76 Waiwhetu Rd
dolores@paradise.net.nz
Georgia Hofsteede DanceLower HuttLevel 1, 223 High St, ph 021 1389049G.hofsteede@gmail.com
CraftsNatural Creation Workshops for Children (ages 8-14)
(Candle making, soap making, bracelet making, crystal hanging mobiles, jam making, etc.)
Lower Hutt and PetoneAlicetown Community Centre and Epuni School
rainbow.kidz.start@gmail.com
Koru Gallery workshops for Children (aged 5+)  (Oamaru stone sculpture, Jewellery making, and mono-printing)
Various locations
Register online at Koru Gallery
Dance

Caroline Stewart School of DanceStokes ValleyStokes Valley Uniting Church & Koraunui Schoolcarorob@paradise.net.nz
Chilton Dance CentreLower HuttChilton St James Schoolbbennett@chilton.school.nz
Veronica's Dance AcademyKelsonKelson Community Centrebarryandronnie@xtra.co.nz
Step by Step Dance CentreBoulcottBoulcott Schoolstepbystep@xtra.co.nz
Hutt City Dance CentreLower Hutt207 High Streetlynn.hcdc@gmail.com
Lynda Rose Dance SchoolPetone
 
Capital Line DancersPetone Central Bowling Club & RSA Clubval.dancing@paradise.net.nz
Applejack Country Linedancing ClubWainuiomata
 
Beehive Square Dance ClubAvalonAvalon Public Hall, Mabey Rdalynpren@xtra.co.nz
Petone Dance GroupPetonePetone Central School, Britannia St
Hutt Vally Community DanceNaenaeNaenae College Hallstevenmoi@actrix.co.nz
Arts a Go Go! Performing Arts Classes for KidsUpper Hutt The Spot, 651 Fergusson Driverachel@artsagogo.co.nz
DancemovesUpper Hutt Wesley Centre ph Kerri 04 9718391 
Variety Dance CentreSilverstream Silverstream Hall, 246 Fergusson Dr, ph Natasha Reeves 04 528 4443 contact@varietydance.co.nz
Anita's Dance Academy & Upper Hutt Performing Arts Centre Upper Hutt 5 King St, Upper Hutt
ph 04 527 0384, 021 168 6115 
zgomba@paradise.net.nz
Upper Valley Dance Club (Sequence/New Vogue Dancing)Upper Hutt Meet at: Upper Hutt School Hall, Martin Street, Upper Hutt
On: Fortnightly on Fridays, 7.30pm to 10.15pm. 
Contact:  Moyra
Ph 021 215 9222 or email uppervalleydanceclubnz@gmail.com

Pump Dance (ages 5-10)EastbourneSt Ronans Hall, 234 Muritai Road
 
Movement and Dance (ages 2-12)
 EpuniEpuni Primary School, Lower Hutt
Ph 0221271778 or email arwaziad@gmail.com
Scottish Country DancingEpuni Corner of Mitchell Street and Oxford Terrace, Lower Hutt 
Ballroom DancingStep by Step (ages 6+)Lower HuttBoulcott School & Hutt Intermediate 
Dance/Movement - special needsY-Special Needs Dance/MovementUpper HuttIn-schools programme 
Dance/Cheerleading

Y-Dance Cheer (ages 5-12)Upper HuttYMCA Gym, Somme Road 
Hip Hop
Chilton Dance Centre
Lower Hutt
Chilton St James Schoolbbennett@chilton.school.nz
Limitless Performance Academy (ages 5-13)Petone,
Wainuiomata,
Taita,
Stokes Valley
Run at Kids on f.o.o.t. afterschool care programmes, term time
info@limitlessacademy.co.nz
Caroline Stewart School of DanceStokes Valley  
Irish DancingArts-A-Go-Go! Performing Arts Classes for KidsUpper HuttThe Spot, 651 Fergusson Drive, Upper Hutt
rachel@artsagogo.co.nz
Kerry School of Irish Dancing Lower Hutt
Epuni Primary School (Wed, 3.45-4.45pm),
Randwick School (Fri, 3.45-4.45pm)
kerrydancers@xtra.co.nz
JazzChilton Dance Centre
Lower Hutt
Chilton St James Schoolbbennett@chilton.school.nz
Caroline Stewart School of DanceStokes Valley  
Rock n RollRamblers Rock n Roll Revival ClubUpper Huttph Murray Dillon 971 8925ramblers@paradise.net.nz
Hutt Valley Rock & Roll ClubNaenaeNaenae Community Hall 
Wellington Rock & Roll Revival ClubNaenaeNaenae Primary School Hall 
SalsaSalsa BombaLower Hutt
229a High Street
salsa_bomba@paradise.net.nz
Scottish Country DancingUpper Hutt Scottish Dance ClubUpper Hutt Wesley Centre, Benzie Ave Ph 04 970 5751
upperhuttscdc@gmail.com 
Tap DancingChilton Dance Centre
Lower Hutt
Chilton St James Schoolbbennett@chilton.school.nz 
Caroline Stewart School of Dance Stokes Valley  
Drama Arts A Go Go! Performing Arts Classes for KidsUpper HuttThe Spot, 651 Fergusson Driverachel@artsagogo.co.nz
Kids4Drama (ages 5-19)Lower Hutt
St James Hall, Woburn Road, Lower Huttbecca@kids4drama.co.nz
Starburst Kids Drama (ages 5-12)
Totara Park

Totara Park Scout Hall, 130 California Drive (California Park) Totara Park.

starbursttheatre@hotmail.com

 

4 Inspired Movement Drama and Movemnt classes

Tuesday 4-5pm $120 per kid for the term
Term 3 starts Tuesday 26 July

Petone287 Jackson St, Petone 

4inspiredmovement@gmail.com


First Aid & LeadershipSt Johns Penguins (ages 6-8)Lower HuttSt Johns building, Trafalgar Street, Waterloo 
Girl GuidesIncludes -
Pippins (ages 5-6)
Brownies (ages 7-9.5)
Girl Guides (ages 9.5-13)
Rangers (ages 13-18)
Upper Hutt,
Lower Hutt
Enrol online
Ph 0800 22 22 92
info@girlguidingnz.org.nz
GuitarLimitless Performance AcademyPetone,
Wainuiomata,
Taita,
Stokes Valley
Run at Kids on f.o.o.t. afterschool care programmes, term time
info@limitlessacademy.co.nz
MineralsMineral Club of Hutt Valley & Wellington IncLower Hutt
 mc_hv_wgtn@hotmail.com
MusicLet's Twinkle (ages 0-3)Lower HuttHutt Cricket Club, Hutt Rec, entrance off Myrtle Street
Lets.twinkle@gmail.com
Brio Choir (5-10yrs)
Junior         (5-7yrs)
Advanced   (8-10yrs)
 Lower HuttChilton St. James School
04-56604089
 ehanify@chilton.school.nz

Chirping Cherubs (0-5 yrs)
Music sessions for parent/s and young children, $3/session
St James Church Hall, Lower HuttPh 04 569 6737geoff.willberg@clear.net.nz
Great Start (0-5) "Monday Music"
Fun interactive music sessions for 0-5 year olds
Taita
Cooper Street, Taita, Lower Hutt, ph 567 5437

Chimes Music School
(18 months - 7yrs)
Lower HuttSt Pauls Church, 76 Waiwhetu Road, Epuni, Lower Hutt
whiskinfamily@clear.net.nz
Maungaraki Pre-Schooler Music Group (from 6 months +)
Lower HuttMaungaraki Church, 164 Dowse Drive
021 0261 2757
karen.windslow@googlemail.com
Little Mozarts, preschool music (ages 0-3)Upper Hutt

Run atArts a Go Go! The Spot, cnr Fergusson Drive and Milton Street

 

rachel@artsagogo.co.nz
Piano Limitless Performance AcademyPetone,
Wainuiomata,
Taita,
Stokes Valley
Run at Kids on f.o.o.t. afterschool care programmes, term time
info@limitlessacademy.co.nz
Chimes Music School - Group piano lessons (ages 7+)
Lower Hutt

Epuni School, Waiwhetu Road, Epuni, Lower Hutt

whiskinfamily@clear.net.nz
Piano and theory lessons - Mrs Theodora Lee-Smith, registered music teacher
Central Upper Hutt

Ph: 971 8536
tjleesmith@clear.net.nz

ScoutsKeas (girls & boys, ages 6-8)
Cubs (girls & boys, ages 8-10)
Scouts (ages 10-14)
  0800 SCOUTS
Self esteemProven techniques for calming and self-empowering childrenLower Hutt,
Petone
Epuni School and Alicetown Community Centrerainbow.kidz.start@gmail.com
 Singing/VocalsMajor Minors Children's Choir
Upper HuttThe Spot, cnr Fergusson Drive and Milton St, Upper Hutt. View Facebook page.
hvkidschoir@gmail.com
St James Lower Hutt Youth Choir (ages 7-17 - younger children welcome if with older siblings), non-auditioned weekly choir, gold coin entrySt James Church Hall, Lower Huttph 04 9709483 or 021 1573892geoff.willberg@clear.net.nz
Limitless Performance AcademyPetone,
Wainuiomata,
Taita,
Stokes Valley
Run at Kids on f.o.o.t. afterschool care programmes, term timeinfo@limitlessacademy.co.nz
Arts A Go Go! Performing Arts Classes for KidsUpper HuttThe Spot, 651 Fergusson Driverachel@artsagogo.co.nz

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