Place of Welcome

Today we had two special guests join us at Place of Welcome, recent new-born twins Theodore and Alexandra it was such a delight for them to join us. Remember our Place of Welcome mornings are open for anyone to come along and chat with your Near Neighbours, Place of Welcome is on from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Easter 2017 Community Lunch

Today we held our end of term Community Lunch. It was a great success as we had lots of different people attend, Nechells residents,Chris Thompson from West Midlands Police, our Befrienders from McDermotts, White Watch from Aston Fire Station, our volunteers and their tutor from BCU, Scout Leaders from Nechells, our Chair of Trustees, Sue…

The Big Sleuth Project

Join the POD this Saturday 25th April from 9.30am to 12.30pm and help us think of designs for our bears, which will be apart of The Big Sleuth Project. There will also be other activities such as story telling sessions and a Teddy Bear Picnic. Please contact the POD to register for this event.  

February Healthy Half-Term.

The POD will be running a three day healthy half-term programme for children between the ages of 6 to 10 years old. The programme will start on Monday 20th February 2017 and will finish on Wednesday 22nd February 2017. There are limited places for the programme so if you are a regular POD user and…

New Sewing Class

Today was a great first session for our newly started sewing class, thank you to Lynette for teaching the class how to sew beautiful bags. As a reminder to those who have registered for the sewing class it will be every Wednesday from 13:30 – 15:00.  

IT Course

Our IT class has a new list of attendees, who will be learning the basics of using a computer, the internet and social medias. Thank you to John for continuing to teach IT at the POD. A reminder for those who have registered for this afternoons computer club, the session starts at 1:00pm and will…

Cannock Chase

The POD staff with some ladies and children from the Nechells community took an adventurous day trip to Cannock Chase today. This wonderful experience was funded through Birmingham This Girl Can and was a fantastic opportunity to try something new. It was amazing fun with our guide Veronica from Swinnerton Cycles. She led us on…