Events

 

We have the following upcoming MPHT and fundraising events planned for 2017:  

Please visit the Moor Pool Residents Association for more information about other upcoming events

 The following events are also taking place at Moor Pool Hall:

Come along to Moor Pool to take part in the regular quiz, and fish and chip supper. (MPHT Fundraising)

Quiz Feb 2018

On Tuesday 30th January and Tuesday 20th February, at 12:00- 16:00, Mess Around play with be in the Moor Pool Main Hall, bring your children and have fun!

mess around play

On the 10th February and the 17th March, take part in Balboa classes in the Moor Pool main hall between 13:00 and 17:00 (Hosted by Hot Ginger)

Balboa dance classes MP\

LEGO Drop in session (MPHT) :  Come along and create your own masterpeice! FREE

Lower Hall      10am-11am          Sunday 18th Febraury and Sunday 18th March and Sunday 15th April

  lego

 Circle Cinema returning to Moor Pool on Sunday 11th March, watch out for the film they will be showing!

circle cinema

Hot and cold refreshements available to buy before the film.

www.circlecinema.co.uk

History Talks at Moor Pool 2018!

Lower Hall                     Refreshments from 18:30      Talks begin at 19:00 and finish approximately at 20:00        £3 per person 

27th March                    Stirchley Baths: From edwardian swimming baths to modern community hub.

A talk by Phil Banting: when Stirchley baths was closed for swimming in 1988, with no funds available for essential repairs, no-one could have guessed that the building would one day live again as a thriving community hub. This talk tells the story of Stirchley baths from its edwardian origins to the present day and its changing role in the local community.

stircley baths

15th May                          Maintaining and Repairing Britain's Historic Buildings.

A talk by David Sleight: The talk looks at how Britain's historic buildings and monuments are protected and repaired. Britain has a wealth of old buildings from small cottages to churches and castles. They are all part of our heritage and it is imperative we protect them for future generations to enjoy and cherish.  

maintain Britains old buildings talk at MP

26th June                          Carless Avenue: The story behind the road.

A talk by Beryl Beavis. Who or what does Carless Avenue commemorate? Who were the Carless family and how did a girl from Lower Ravenhurst Farm in Harborne become the wife of one of Birmingham’s first MPs.

Beryl Beavis talk Carless road

7th August                        Riot, Resistance and Reform: a history of protest in Birmingham.

A talk by Rachel West. Find out more about the people, movements and struggles that shaped Birmingham, and had an influence on the country as a whole. 

riot resistance and reform Rachels talk MP

18th September                History of chocolate: Cadbury’s, Terry’s and Rowntree.

A talk by Lydia Duffy. From its arrival in the 16th century, chocolate has been a pleasure shared by family and friends. This talk will delve deeper into the history of chocolate makers here in England, exploring how and why Cadbury's, Rowntree and Terry's became the household names they are today. 

cadburys coco

6th November 2018         A History of the Horse in Birmingham.

A talk by Rachel West. From the Horsefair to horse power, discover the hidden history of the horse in Birmingham.

horse Rachel MP talk