Flo’s – The Place in the Park wants to welcome anyone living in the Florence Park area – or in other parts of Oxford – to get involved! Join us for some exciting events coming up in the coming months as we get this new community-owned and run project off the ground. If you have ideas for other events you’d like to be held at the former children’s centre, get in touch.
**Please note that these dates are provisional, and while we are very much aiming to stick to them, we ask you to please check back onto the website before an event.**
14th/15th April, 3-5pm: The mystery of Flo’s painted stones: family craft day. Florence Park bandstand
Where are all these beautifully painted stones appearing from? Oxford’s children and families are on the lookout for secret painted stones hidden all around the city…after all a meaningful message or picture can change someone’s day for the better. Join us to paint and hide stones in Florence Park to spread joy to a stranger! We are hosting a family craft event painting rocks outside Flo’s – The Place in the Park by the bandstand from 3pm-5pm. All materials and cakes/refreshments provided.
16th April, 7:30pm: Community share offer launch: dinner at the Vaults and Gardens Café, Vaults and Gardens Café, Radcliffe Square, University Church OX1 £35 minimum donation
On the 16th of April we are launching our community share offer! This is a great chance to find out more about Flo’s and what our plans are We will be launching our community shares offer – a chance to get involved by purchasing a share in Flo’s. We’d like to invite you to our launch dinner as a chance to find out more about the community share offer and enjoy a delicious meal. Reservations are essential. Email Makena to reserve your place at the dinner: firstname.lastname@example.org
12th/13th May 2pm-5pm: Plant 100 sunflowers for Flo’s
Meet at Florence Park Bandstand
Come and plant a Sunflower seed – and decorate a pot! Take it home and nurture it. Bring it back when the centre opens this summer and plant it in Flo’s garden where it will help light up the community
*Please check for updates nearer the time*
Flofest! Florence Park
Check out the Facebook event for more details