PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE CURRENTLY NOT RUNNING THE ACTIVE PLAY HEALTHY EATING COURSE.
But we have started a new course: COOK COMMUNITY & CULTURE now running Tuesday’s 10-12.30. each course is 6 sessions over 6 weeks. Contact us for more details
The November to December Time Table is now available, follow the link to download a copy.
WELCOME TO A NEW TERM & A NEW TIMETABLE
Toyhouse has now published it’s new timetable for September & October. Many of your favourite sessions are still there, but check the date they re-open. We also have some new session: If you are expecting a baby between Oct – Dec why not enrol on our 6 session Mellow Bumps course. If you already have children we will be starting our 14 wk Mellow Parenting course in October, so why not give us a call to find out more about joining it.
This term we are continuing to work in partnership with the local Medical Centre at St Paul’s Way and will be holding the 6 session DIY Health course here at Toyhouse on a Wednesday morning. Suitable for parents with children under 5 who want to learn more about their children’s health
THE 14TH INTERNATIONAL TOY LIBRARY CONFERENCE
At the International Toy Library Conference in the Netherlands. Pip & Julie represented Toyhouse and the UK by making a presentation entitled ‘Firmer Foundations’ showcasing our range of services for families pre-birth to 2 years supporting attachment via play & engagement.
THE NEXT NEARLY NEW TOY SALE WILL BE ON WED 24th May 10.30-12NOON
A New after school session for children aged 4-10 years and their parents. Funded by BBC Children in Need will start on Monday 20th February. MOVERS & MUNCHERS will run every Monday from 3.30 (with extra workshops during school holidays). Learn how to prepare healthier snacks, take part in fun activities, discovering more about the food you eat & the importance of being active.
NEARLY NEW TOY SALE: Next date to be confirmed in the New Year
We hope to hold the next sale late January early February, this is an opportunity to come along and grab a bargain, lots good condition second hand toys, baby equipment, baby & children’s clothes are always on sale at very low prices at The Toyhouse Centre.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Learning Through Play has now moved from St Paul’s Way Foundation School to the Toyhouse Centre and will run every Thursday 9.30-11am in term time
We have just heard from Mellow Parenting that Toyhouse has been awarded: CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE
GREAT NEWS, TOYHOUSE has been awarded: Centre of Excellence – Here is the post from their Facebook page:
Centre of Excellence: We are delighted to have received so many amazing applications this year with some very worthy winners 🏆
Positive Equality & Diversity Practice: joint winners
The Toyhouse Centre, London
Parenting Team, Walsall Council
Innovation in Activity:
DOWN Sure Start, Northern Ireland
Most Comprehensive Service:
Breadth of Parenting Multi Agency Steering Group, Fife, Scotland
NEW SESSIONS STARTING FROM 19TH SEPTEMBER
The Toyhouse Centre has 2 new sessions starting this term:
Monday 3.45-4.45 CREATIVE CRAFT CLUB: Join Natasha to try a different craft each week. A fun session for children up to 10yrs together with their parents
Tuesday 3.45-4.45 COOK CLUB: Afia will we showing you how to prepare some yummy recipes, so why not come along and try your hand at cooking and food preparation. Suitable for children up to 10 years together with their parents