A Sewing Success

Jack Babington joined our sewing group today and made this great wallet in his first lesson. Well done Jack! The rest of the group continued to make great progress with their dresses and other items they’re making. Keep up the good work everyone!              

Tot’s Time

Nechells POD hosted the library’s robot themed tot’s time session today. This session runs every Tuesday from 11:00 – 12:00 am. Feel free to join us next Tuesday during National Storytelling Week for children, under 5, and their parents. The session involves singing, story telling and craft activities. We look forward to seeing you in…

Hair and Make-up specialists

                      Last Friday students from University College Birmingham visited Nechells POD and provided free Hair and Make-up sessions during Place of Welcome. The Students were here from 9:00 – 12:00 am and did a host of treatments from hair styling, makeup and even face painting…

UCB students visit Place Of Welcome

                                              We would like to thank all the students from University College Birmingham for joining us during Place Of Welcome and providing such skilled hair, makeup and face painting treatments. The community thoroughly…

Confidence Building at the POD

Our new six week confidence building course started today with a class of 14 students. The programme is being delivered by Yasmin Mian from Growing to Greatness. The students will develop their existing skills and also gain new ones as they learn more about team work, empowerment, breaking down barriers, self confidence and self esteem.…

UCB Treatments

It was the last day of beauty treatments from the students at University College Birmingham. They have been visiting for the last three weeks providing pampering sessions for all POD users who come in during Place Of Welcome on Fridays. We’d like to thanks all of the students from University College Birmingham for providing such…

POD Newsletter Edition 2

  Here is the second edition of the POD Newsletter featuring all the upcoming activities and events for next week during the half term holiday. We look forward to seeing you all next week for a wide range of activities for both parents and their children.  Click here to download our latest POD Newsletter: Nechells POD…

Yoga Class

Today’s Yoga session had 9 participants all joining in. Everyone had a great time and benefited from the class telling us they felt relaxed afterwards. If you are interested in joining the session come along to the POD every Monday from 9:30am – 11:00am. Make sure to wear comfortable clothing that allows you to take…

WEA

We are pleased to announce we will now be working with WEA to provide a range of activities here at the POD. Today’s session was ESOL which was delivered by Fozia. If you are interested in joining this class or others like it, please speak to a member of POD staff.