Family Day Trip

  Today Nechells POD treated 28 members of our community to a day out in star city. To begin the day Nechells POD staff took the families to Monster Mayhem with its indoor play area, where the children were able to run around and let off steam. After that, we all went to Pizza Hut…

Motown Night

On Friday 2 February twenty one POD regulars enjoyed a night of Motown and Northern Soul music in Erdington. Everyone said what a fantastic evening they had and it was a wonderful opportunity to bring together people who attend different activities. If you would like to join us on our next trip out then call…

DREAMS Summer Programme 2017

This week was our Summer Programme 2017 we offered a full week of a wide range of activities for Nechells children between the ages 5 – 11 years old. We had Naty from Unatty Arts; Yoga and Face Painting who offered yoga which worked on the children’s movement. We also had Spiltmilk Dance who ran…

Reading Group

We had a fun Reading group today. It was great for all the attendees to be able to read together and also help each other better their reading skills. This group is on every Friday from 11:00am – 12:00pm, for more information contact the POD.

Animal Agent Celebration

On Wednesday 20th September 2017 Adele the Librarian held a special celebration at the POD for the children who completed the summer reading challenge ‘Animal Agents’. Altogether a total of 46 children completed the challenge, they were all able to read 6 different books with in 6 weeks which is an amazing achievement. Adele presented…

Well-being Programme

Today in our Well-being Programme run by Asma, the class learnt how to blend their own oils. All the class gave it ago and made some brilliant oils which gave off beautiful aromas all around the building. If you are interested in this course then please contact the POD to take part.

Joseph Chamberlain College (JCC)

Joseph Chamberlain College (JCC) student’s spent the afternoon interviewing POD staff as part of their assessment, which was to identify the different roles of the staff and how the centre operates. They enjoyed speaking to the different members of POD staff and have gained a better understanding of our daily duties and how we work…