Here at Donnington Doorstep we love to host special events for our regular users and for the local community. These range from Bonfire Night parties to summer gatherings, from pop-up cake stalls at festivals to clothes swaps and craft sales. We'd love to hear from you if you'd like to organise something for us!
Pumpkin Fest is coming
We're part of Good Food Oxford's Pumpkin Festival http://goodfoodoxford.org/oxford-pumpkin-festival/
Come along on Sunday 29th November from 3 - 6pm for some Pumpkin fun, live music, autumn crafts, a bonfire in the garden and pumpkin fancy dress. There will be veggie pumpkin curry, cakes and hot drinks on sale to warm you up too. £2 adults/£1 children/£5 family.
See A Day in the Life of our Pre-School! Wednesday 11th October
Come and visit our Pre-School, meet the team, have a look (and join in!) with a selection of our activities, hear about our daily routine and how we apply the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum to our practice. Hear about funding options and how to apply, our opening days/times and ask plenty of questions!
Disco Dadz’ Nov 4th 2017
We're excited to be hosting another Disco Dadz. It's a fun 2-hour event for dads and their kids with a live DJ and dance tutor, disco lights, party games, prizes, face-painting, refreshments and social time.
Sessions are open to all family models – mums, carers, grandparents, aunts and uncles. Get on your dancing shoes, however big or small and come and join the party!
£1 pay on the door.
We regularly deliver a ten week parenting programme based on the Webster-Stratton approach. We aim to involve the whole family in the process - our courses often include activities for children at the same time as parents are taking part in workshops.
We know that parenting can be a challenge. We provide general support and advice to parents all the time through our drop-in service. You are always welcome to chat to our staff, and we have a family outreach worker who can meet up with you if that would be helpful.
This course is aimed at families who feel they need some extra help to bring them together and move forwards with tough issues. It’s proven to work, and if you think you might be interested, please get in touch
Our next course begins in January 2018