9th Birthday for OSL

Oxford Sling Library is 9 Years Old! Come and join us at St Albans Hall between 12.15 after noon and 2.15pm on Friday 24th February 2017. Special Guests Elena Harris will be playing a gentle acoustic guitar soul and blues set as well as children’s songs. Tanya Vyas will be bringing her handcrafted henna to […]

Secret Santa Baby Cafe Fundraiser

Oxford Sling Library decided to do a Christmas fundraiser for Baby Cafe in response to most of their funding being cut in 2016. Initially we had a Baby Cafe branded money tin out at sling library sessions but found that it hadn’t collected that much. We made the decision to do a secret Santa fundraiser […]

December 2016

Read our latest newsletter here: December Sling News Wow, what a year; thank you Oxford! There have been 876 hires so far this year! We have just one sling library session remaining this Friday 16th December at St Albans Hall, from 12.15pm until 2.15pm. Do try to pop in as we have a delicious festive […]

OSL Recruiting / Training / Triathalon / Isara

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Holiday Slings

Did you know that we stock a huge range of slings suitable for hotter temperatures? These slings/carriers are made of various fabrics such as mesh, bamboo, fast drying non-drip fabric (water slings) and thin cotton/linen/muslin material. Please note that SUNCREAM CAN STAIN SLINGS and other fabrics so please be vigilant when applying on your and […]

Trageschule Babywearing Advocacy/Peer Support training

Would you like to support your local sling library and support other families to carry their baby? Now you can formalise your passion for enabling safe, confident sling use with this online (x 4 sessions) and in person course at Cholsey Great Hall, Oxfordshire in July! ONLINE BOOKING IS NOW AVAILABLE, all details are available here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/trageschule-babywearing-advocacypeer-support-tickets-24792691608 The […]

New workshops

Introduction to Babywearing & Back Carrying – workshops are now taking bookings! Jacki Flower, our Abingdon based sling consultant, will be presenting a series of workshops on behalf of Oxford Sling Library. The first event is an Introduction to Babywearing, which will be on Friday 15th April 2016. This workshop is suitable for those who […]

Oxfordshire Slings for Refugees

Oxford Sling Meet is collecting slings again on behalf of Carrying Aid International. This time, we have *new Oxfordshire drop off locations* in: BICESTER / ABINGDON / WANTAGE / JERICHO as well as KIDLINGTON, COWLEY, HEADINGTON & BOTLEY. Our Headington collection point is the (smaller) Cancer Research shop on 114 London Road, OX3 9AX until […]