What’s On

Dover Big Local organises and hosts events and training at the Hub, regular forum and meetings

Pop Up Business School at Dover Big Local Hub in May

DBL ‘Have your Say’ meetings

Community Network Forum – Friday 8th February 2018

Networking lunch – 12 noon – 12.30pm,

12.30 – 2pm Contact us if you would like to be a speaker at this event!

Round table updates.

Individuals, community groups and organisations welcome.

FREE Family Holiday Fun

Activity Where? When? Need to book?
Soft Play Day for under 5’s Big Local Hub Thursday 10th August 10am – 3pm No
‘Get Crafty’ with the Children’s Centre.

Lots to do for families with young children

Big Local Hub Monday 14th August 11am– 1pm No
‘Let’s talk about BUGS’

40 minute talks throughout the day



Big Local Hub Thursday 17th August from 10am YES
Let’s go on a BUG hunt!

–       Bring a picnic!



High Meadows

Meet outside the Boys Grammar School at the top of Noahs Ark Road

Thursday 24th August 11am – 3pm No
Paint a pot & plant up Prospect Corner Allotment Tuesday 29th August 12– 3pm No
Under 10’s Fancy Dress Disco Big Local Hub Wednesday 30th August 3 – 5pm No
Have Your Face Painted Big Local Hub Wednesday 30th August 10 -12 noon No
Fruity Fun with the Health Trainers! Big Local Hub Thursday 31st August 1 – 3pm No
Learn to Make a Clay Bead Necklace with Bridgette Big Local Hub Thursday 31st August 10 – 12 noon No
‘Learn to make recycled comic cards and bunting’ with Transition Dover


Big Local Hub Wednesday 2rd August 1 – 3pm No

For more details or to book phone us on 01304 449583 or email us

on outreach@doverbiglocal.org or pop in to the Hub (next to the café in the Charlton Centre)

NB – All activities require parents or guardians to be present.

Refreshments available.

Training Coming up…….

January, February, March and April 2018

All courses are 4 weeks long, 10am to 4pm, and are FREE to those not in work.

Information and booking: 01304 449385 or visit the Hub 10am – 4pm Monday to Friday.

Confidence and Personal Development – 4 weeks: January 11th, 18th, 25th and February 1st. *Full*

IT in the Digital Age – 4 weeks: February 15th, 22nd, March 1st and 8th. *Enrolling*

Budgeting and Money Management – March 15th, 22nd, 29th and April 5th. *Full*

Introduction to Retail – April 12th, 19th, 26th and May 3rd. *Enrolling*

New in the Hub

‘Friends’ – Fridays 10am – 12.30pm

An informal drop-in for those with learning difficulties or for those who would just like to get out and meet others in a safe environment. Refreshments available, as well as board games etc

DBL Stitching

A knitting (and soon-to-e crocheting) group that meets at the Hub every Thursday  from 10-12.

Members can join if they wish to learn to knit from scratch, or for a refresher, or just for a companionship morning discussing anything which comes to mind.

More info here https://www.facebook.com/groups/497287987338858/