Providing a safe place of welcome and opportunity for the local and wider community

We love YOGA!

Yoga has been on the timetable at DPC for years but now we have two offerings!

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Author: Robert Bruce

Storytelling Group launched at Centre

Tots and Toddlers Storytime is a FREE, group for Moms/Dads/Grandparents/Carers to enjoy with the little ones!

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Author: Robert Bruce

Centre becomes Community Hubs member

Our centre will have the opportunity to work in a more collaborative and dynamic way with other local community centres

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Author: Robert Bruce

Half Term treat as Bus of Fun arrives!

Ten-Ton Bus of Fun at Centre during Half Term

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Author: Robert Bruce

FREE Felt Making Taster Sessions

Come and learn something new during the summer holidays at these free, drop-in, taster sessions

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Author: Robert Bruce

Location: The Dorothy Parkes Centre,Church Road, Smethwick

Fun Family Felting Workshop 1

Come and make a brooch/keyring or garland at this needle felting workshop

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Tickets: From £5.00

Author: Robert Bruce

Location: The Dorothy Parkes Centre,Church Road, Smethwick

Science Show

An interactive and fun science show for all ages looking at electricity and senses

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Tickets: From £2.00

Author: Robert Bruce

Location: Dorothy Parkes Centre,Church Road, Smethwick

Our impact

600

Visitors to the Centre each week

50

Community Groups at the Centre each week

18

Years the Dorothy Parkes Centre has been serving the community

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Events and activities

  • Summer Fayre 2019

    Join us at our fun filled Summer Fayre raising money for our centre and Smethwick Old Church Read more

  • Science Show

    An interactive and fun science show for all ages looking at electricity and senses Read more

  • Afternoon Tea

    Wed 31st July, 1pm - 4pm, come along and enjoy good quality tea, cakes and company! Read more

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