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.

Place of Welcome

  Today Place of Welcome was very quiet but we had a surprise visit from Park Lives so our elders took advantage of the sunshine and played tennis. It was great fun. Thanks to Hemlata and Myles from Park Lives who were so encouraging.    

Youth Crime Prevention

                                            Here is the timetable for the various Workshops within the Crime Prevention course. Make sure you make a note of the times and dates so you don’t miss out on these upcoming sessions!…

Sewing Class

The Sewing Class at Nechells POD has been a huge success and we have had lots of interest from the community. For those who haven’t got a space on the existing course, we are working closely with WEA West Midlands to schedule another session in the afternoon! #sewing #handmade #sewit


Our ESOL speaking and Listening class runs each week on both Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:30 – 12:00. So come down to Nechells POD and register you place on this free session whilst spaces are still available!  

Tots’ Time

Fanta and Marcel the friendly monsters joined children at the library’s story time session today and enjoyed listening to Halloween themed stories and making monster bookmarks.  Remember, there’s no session next week as it’s half-term but the library will still be open and Adele will be working Tuesday and Wednesday so you can still borrow…

Halloween Fun in Bloomsbury Park

On Monday 29th October Active Parks came to Nechells POD to run a fun Halloween themed event in our playground and Bloomsbury Park. The community really enjoyed getting involved with the activities and we all had a huge amount of fun. Even our youngest visitor baby Leilani who brought her mummy and daddy along, was…

Halloween Craft Session with Adele

On Wednesday 31st October Adele the librarian held a Halloween Themed Craft Session for families here at the POD. They designed and decorated some spectacular face masks and they even had a go at making their own paper bats. All of the families loved getting messy and creative with a fun Halloween theme, thank you…

New Timetable November 2018

See below for our new Timetable of weekly activities/sessions at the POD for November. Please be aware that we have changed our Friday Place of Welcome session to adults only. Any parents/carers who attended this Friday session can now attend our new Place of Welcome Stay & Play for parents, carers and children held on…