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27-28

April

PS Fest 2024

Saturday 27- Sunday 28TH  april Dorothy Parkes centre birmingham

Join us on the 27th and 28th of April in the vibrant city of Birmingham for a weekend filled with connection, inspiration, and celebration within the warm embrace of the Poland Syndrome community.

**Event Highlights:**

  • Dates: April 27-28, 2024
  • Location: Birmingham, Dorothy Parkes Centre, B67 6EH
  • Age Range: 0-100, because PS Fest is for everyone!

    **What’s In Store:**

Prepare for a weekend designed to uplift and unite, where approximately 50 members of our diverse community will come together. Take a look at whats going to take place:

**Saturday (April 27):**

All Day from 2pm

Chill our area where you can meet the community, Face painting and glitter, Bouncy Castle, Birmingham Community Boxing Project, Selfie Pod for digital images-straight to phone by whatsapp/QR code, Axe Throwing (£5 per person) 

Mascot at 4pm (mini disco for the kids)

Main Stage

  • Fitness Class with Our Ambassador:Giselle Barbosa – Get your energy flowing and embrace the joy of movement with Giselle including an introduction to the Reflect Fitness App and its Unique Poland Syndrome Fitness Programme
  • PS Community Music Show:Let the rhythm of music bring us together.
  • Inspirational Talks:Share stories, insights, and inspiration.
  • PS Fashion Show:Celebrate individuality and style.
  • Evening Extravaganza: WK Entertainment Disco, Stephen Dodd(comedian)

Food options will include:

Hot dogs, Burgers, Afternoon Tea, Veggie option, Tea/Coffee/ Pop/ squash 

Saturday – Evening

7pm

Evening Extravaganza: WK Entertainment Disco, Stephen Dodd(comedian)

Buffet, Soft Drinks and Bring your own alcohol. 

**Sunday (April 28):**

  • 10am Lace-up for a Park Run type event – let’s move and groove!
  • Bring your own picnic or enjoy a cup a soup and hot drinks on us
  • 1pm Family Cinema Screening at The Reel cinema

 

27-28

April

PS Fest 2024

Saturday 27- Sunday 28TH  april Dorothy Parkes centre birmingham

 

This event has all been made possible with the generosity of our sponsors and donors, a huge thanks to them.

The Dorothy Parkes Centre

The Grimmit Trust 

NFP

Estes Medical Group

www.experiencedays.co.uk

And many more to be added soon.

     

    Planning to attend PS Fest and wondering where to stay? We’ve got you covered!
    There are several nearby hotels that offer great value for your money, and we’ve compiled a list of some of our top recommendations for you. Remember, to secure the best rate, don’t forget to mention that you’re attending PS Fest!
    Premier Inn Central Hagley Road
    This hotel is conveniently located at Hagley Road B16 9NY. As part of the renowned Premier Inn chain, you can expect high-quality service and comfortable accommodations. They can be reached at Tel- 0333 777 3908 for bookings and inquiries.
    Premier Inn West Bromwich Town Centre
    Another great option from the Premier Inn family, this hotel is situated in the vibrant West Bromwich Town Centre B70 7PU. Reach out to them at Tel- 0871 622 0761 for more information and to make your reservation.
    Premier Inn West Bromwich
    Located at B70 0NP, this hotel offers the same top-notch service and facilities as other Premier Inn hotels. To book your stay, call them at Tel- 0333 321 9138.
    Ramada by Wyndham Oldbury Birmingham
    For a touch of luxury, consider staying at the Ramada by Wyndham at Oldbury Birmingham B69 4RJ. They offer spacious rooms and premium amenities to ensure a comfortable stay. You can reach them at Tel- 0121 541 4090.
    Innkeepers Collection Birmingham West, Quinton
    Last but not least, the Innkeepers Collection Birmingham West, located at Quinton B32 1HP, offers a unique blend of comfort and convenience. For bookings, call them at Tel- 0121 423 3895.
    In conclusion, there are plenty of accommodations to choose from when attending the PS Fest. These hotels not only provide comfort and convenience but also offer great rates for attendees. So, make your reservations soon, and don’t forget to mention that you’re attending PS Fest for the best deals!

    30

    April

    Meet us at Glasgow Childrens Hopsital 

    30th April 10-2 Glasgow Childrens Hospital Atrium

    Join Volunteer Jen Mellin and others with the Office for Rare Conditions in the atrium at the entrance of the hospital to raise awarenss for Poland Syndrome Awarenss Day.

     

    30

    April

    Poland Syndrome Showcase

    30th April Scottish Parliament

    Volunteer Jen Mellin and young member Jack are speaking at Scottish Parliament and there will be a bespoke community art project on display

    Contact us for more information

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