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More details - Wootton Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
3 inspirational small gardens, all with very different ways of providing a personal joy. 60 Besselsleigh Road has ’The Deadwood Stage’ with toadstools and a secret garden with many creatures to find. 22 Sandleigh Road is a wildlife friendly garden packed with cottage garden favourites beside brick paths.
Wootton Gardens, Wootton
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Wootton & Dry Sandford community centre jumble sale
Wootton & Dry Sandford Community Centre is holding another of their popular jumble sales on Saturday 26 May 2018, 2-4pm. Suitable for all ages. Entry 50p. Bargains and refreshments available. Donations for the sale may be dropped into the centre between 9.30am and noon on the day.
Wootton & Dry Sandford Community Centre, Besselsleigh Road, Wootton, Oxfordshire
Sat 26 May

More details - Lime Close - Open Garden for NGS
4 acre mature plantsman’s garden with rare trees, shrubs, perennials and bulbs. Mixed borders, raised beds, pergola, unusual topiary and shade borders. Herb garden by Rosemary Verey. Listed C16 house (not open).
Lime Close, Abingdon
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Christina Jones at Mostly Books
Christina Jones, who was born in Oxford and now lives in Abingdon, will be at Mostly Books on the evening of 24th May to talk about her new book, Only One Woman which will be published that day!
Mostly Books, 36 Stert Street, Abingdon
Today

More details - Macmillan Cancer Support Information Service in Abingdon
Macmillan Cancer Support’s mobile service will be visiting Abingdon, Witney, Carterton and Bicester with cancer information specialists on hand to answer questions and offer information.
Market Place, Abingdon
Thu 14 Jun

More details - And Then There Were None
The Studio Theatre Club are hoping to draw their audience into a web of deceit, subterfuge and death for their next production at the Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon. Agatha Christie’s ‘And Then There Were None’ will be staged on 20 to 23 June. Ten guilty strangers are trapped on an island off the coast of Devon.
Unicorn Theatre Thames Street Abingdon
Wed 20 Jun to Sat 23 Jun

More details - Failford - Open Garden for NGS
A town garden that won Abingdon in Bloom ’Best Large Back Garden’ competition. An extension of the home the garden has both formal and informal areas. Features incl walkways through shaded areas, arches, kitchen garden, grasses, roses, topiaries, acers, hostas and heucheras.
Failford, Abingdon
Sun 3 Jun

More details - 116 Oxford Road - Open Garden for NGS
New town garden opening for its second year, a creation that started in July 2014. The garden is wedge-shaped, 70ft x 37ft wide at the bottom and 80ft in length. The challenge was it had to be interesting and look as though it had been there for many years.
116 Oxford Road, Abingdon
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Cumnor Village Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Five gardens of varying styles in attractive village setting. 10 Leys Road, long narrow cottage garden with a wide variety of shrubs and trees with many interesting and unusual perennials.
Cumnor Village Gardens, Oxford
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Harry Potter Art Workshop
A fun filled art workshop for children aged 7-13 looking at the popular Harry Potter books and movies.
Jessie’s Art Shed, Abingdon Road, Witney
Wed 30 May

More details - Sew Your Own Beach Bag
A fun sewing workshop for children aged 7-13 with our sewing expert Alice! You will learn some different sewing techniques whilst creating a beautiful hand sewn beach bag!
Jessie’s Art Shed, 109 Abingdon Road Standlake, Witney
Thu 31 May

More details - Charity Family 3on3 Basketball Tournament
Registration details available from website
White Horse Leisure and Tennis Centre, Audlett Drive, Abingdon
Sat 16 Jun

More details - The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, Thames Valley Annual Dinner
A fabulous 40th Year Anniversary, Annual Dinner celebration full of excellent entertainment and fine dining.
Williams F1 Conference Centre, Grove, Wantage, Oxfordshire
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Rosie's Grow Show
Have you ever wiggled with a giant worm, seen comedy compost created before your very eyes or sung along with a singing carrot? Well its all here in Rosie’s Grow Show.
Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, Sutton Courtenay Road, Abingdon
Wed 30 May

More details - Workshop: Rosie's Grow Show
Have you ever wiggled with a giant worm, seen comedy compost created before your very eyes or sung along with a singing carrot? Well it’s all here in Rosie’s Grow Show. Join us in our woodland at Sutton Courtenay for an outside puppet show!
Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, Sutton Courtenay Road, Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon
Wed 30 May

More details - Children's Workshop: Wildlife Photography
Learn how to take a great photograph with the expert guidance of expert wildlife photographer Iain Green. The course will start inside with an introduction to wildlife photography, camera settings and how to vary the composition of your photographs for impact and creativity.
Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, Sutton Courtenay Road, Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon
Thu 31 May

More details - Children's Wildlife Photography Course
Bring your digital camera and learn how to take a great photograph with the expert guidance of wildlife photographer Iain Green. The course will start inside with an introduction to wildlife photography, camera settings and how to vary the composition of your photographs for impact and creativity.
Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, Sutton Courtenay Road, Abingdon
Thu 31 May

More details - Workshop: Night-time Safari
Discover what amazing animals come out at night at Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre. Learn to use bat detectors to hear bats hunting overhead, lamps to spot newts and frogs in the ponds, help our nature reserve team check the small mammal traps and have a look at moth trap to see how we monitor and...
Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, Sutton Courtenay Road, Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Wantage & Grove Lions Bingo
Wantage & Grove Lions are holding a cash bingo at Grove village hall on Saturday 2nd June doors open 645pm eyes down 730pm also great raffle
Grove village hall main street Grove
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Folk for MS Ceilidh (Barn Dance)
White Horse Ceilidhs and Folk for MS combine in hosting a stomping barn dance. For the lively and energetic this is a chance to dance the night away in traditional style with "Oxford Nags" who play stonking English tunes for stonking English dance!
Village Hall, Grove, Wantage.
Sat 9 Jun

Raising The Roof More details - Raising The Roof
Kads presents "Raising The Roof" A Musical Showcase featuring songs from shows including Beauty & The Beast, Les Miserables, Wizard of Oz, and other familiar songs including a World War One medley .
Kennington Village Centre, Kennington Road, Kennington
Thu 7 Jun to Sun 10 Jun
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More details - Open Gardens in East hendred
Over 20 private gardens will be open to the public to browse around on June the 17th in this beautiful, historic village. Our two churches and two pubs will be open (early booking is advised) and parking is available to the left of the High Street.
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Temptation Tea Dance
A modern jive afternoon tea dance. Three hours of fun in a relaxed and friendly environment. Great music and delicious home made cakes. A lovely venue with two rooms - one for modern jive the other tango. On site parking over two car parks.
Harwell Village Hall, High Street, Harwell, Oxfordshire
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Harwell Feast
Harwell Feast is a long-established, annual village fete in Harwell Village, near Didcot. It attracts over 3000 visitors each year with its many and varied attractions which, this year, include the Marquess of Winchester’s Regiment (English Civil War Re-enactment), pig roast, dog show, live music, car boot,...
Harwell Village Recreation Ground, Reading Road, Harwell
Mon 28 May

More details - BODY & MUSIC - Késia Decoté
This concert showcases a piano and body experience; a taste of solo piano combined with dance, offering a unique and alternative take on classical repotoire.
OVADA
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Iffley Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Secluded old village with renowned Norman church, featured on cover of Pevsner’s Oxon Guide. Visit 8 gardens ranging in variety and style from the large Malt House garden and a thatched C17 cottage garden to mixed family gardens with shady borders and vegetable.
Iffley Gardens, Oxford
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Fun drama and singing classes for adults
Every week at Rose Hill Community Centre, Open Stage Arts hosts fun singing and drama workshops for adults, taught by local actors, directors, singers, vocal coaches and musical directors. The sessions are suitable for all ages and all abilities, no experience is necessary.
Rose Hill Community Centre Carole’s Way Oxford
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More details - Fun drama and singing classes for adults
In a pressure-free, relaxed environment you will enjoy drama and singing workshops led by local actors, directors and vocal coaches. You won’t need to learn pages of script, there are no solos, no auditions, no expectations of experience, and never any pressure to do something you are not comfortable with.
Rose Hill Community Centre Carole’s Way Oxford
Wed 6 Jun, Wed 13 Jun, Wed 20 Jun, Wed 27 Jun, Wed 4 Jul, Wed 11 Jul, Wed 18 Jul

More details - Fun drama and singing classes for adults
Every week at Rose Hill Community Centre, Open Stage Arts hosts fun singing and drama workshops for adults, taught by local actors, directors, singers, vocal coaches and musical directors. The sessions are suitable for all ages and all abilities, no experience is necessary.
Rose Hill Community Centre Carole’s Way Oxford
Thu 7 Jun, Thu 14 Jun, Thu 21 Jun, Thu 28 Jun, Thu 5 Jul, Thu 12 Jul, Thu 19 Jul

Family History Helpdesk More details - Family History Helpdesk
Interested in finding out more about your family history? Oxfordshire Family History Society has advisors at the Oxfordshire County Library at Westgate keen to help you research your ancestors - whether they were in Oxfordshire or further afield. Do ring 01865 815509 to book a slot with an advisor.
Oxfordshire County Library (second floor) Westgate Queen Street Oxford
Today, Fri 25 May
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More details - It's Always Tea Time
What happens when a hatter, a dormouse and a march hare, take tea together? The answer is, of course, one of the most famous pieces of writing in children’s literature.
The Story Museum 42 Pembroke Street Oxford
Today to Sat 7 Jul

More details - Ruby Redfort
The first ever stage adaptation of Lauren Child’s bestselling mystery series, ‘one of the best things to happen to British fiction’ (Sunday Times).
The Story Museum 42 Pembroke Street
Mon 28 May

More details - Saying Goodbye Service - Oxford
Saying Goodbye are an International baby loss support charity (part of the Mariposa Trust. ) Since 2012, 100 services have been held across the UK, France & North America, the services are completely free and open to anyone of any faith or no faith.
Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Dry Room
DRY ROOM is a cross-disciplinary piece about childhood trauma, friendship, and redemption. Following its successful premiere at the World Stage Design Quadrennial 2017, the show begins its UK tour.
The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street
Fri 8 Jun

More details - The Oxford Revue
The University of Oxford’s premier sketch comedy troupe returns to the Playhouse for its annual showcase of some of the nation’s top student-comedy talent.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Fri 25 May

More details - Dorothy Parker Takes a Trip
Actress and singer Sarah Gabriel explores the fascinating and conflicted life of American writer and poet Dorothy Parker.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Sun 27 May

More details - Neil Brand The Silent Pianist Speaks
Musician, writer and broadcaster Neil Brand, (BBC’s The Film Programme, Sound of Cinema, Music that made the Movies) welcomes you to the world of early cinema.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Sun 27 May

More details - Dinosaur World Live
Dare to experience the dangers and delights of dinosaur world in this interactive new show for all the family. Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer across unchartered territories to discover a pre-historic world of astonishing (and remarkably life-like) dinosaurs.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Tue 29 May and Wed 30 May

More details - Rumpelstiltskin
“What will you give me if I spin straw into gold for you?” balletLORENT‘s award-winning team who brought you Rapunzel and Snow White are back with the beloved tale Rumpelstiltskin, directed by Liv Lorent and retold by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Fri 1 Jun and Sat 2 Jun

More details - Gandini Juggling
Gandini Juggling and Alexander Whitley have joined forces to create the new adventurous and kaleidoscopic show, Spring, an enquiry into the nature of colour and how we perceive it.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Mon 4 Jun

More details - Mischief Movie Night
Nominated for the 2018 Olivier Award for Best New Comedy! Direct from a sold-out West End run and their return from six months on Broadway, Mischief Theatre, the award-winning company behind The Play That Goes Wrong, arrive at the Playhouse with Mischief Movie Night, the improvised movie live on stage!
11-12 Beaumont Street
Wed 6 Jun to Sun 10 Jun

More details - Sherlock Holmes: The Final Curtain
Could this be the final curtain for the world’s greatest detective? Sherlock Holmes lives in retirement on the South Coast. He keeps bees, occasionally casts his fly fishing rod, even plays his Stradivarius when the rheumatism allows.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Mon 11 Jun to Sat 16 Jun

More details - 84 Charing Cross Road
Hollywood and Broadway legend Stefanie Powers stars as Helene Hanff in a new production of 84 Charing Cross Road, alongside Clive Francis as Frank Doel. Adapted from Helene Hanff’s best-selling book, 84 Charing Cross Road is a tender and heartwarming tale of transatlantic friendship.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Mon 18 Jun to Sat 23 Jun

More details - Clifton Hampden Summer Fete
A fantastic fun day out for all the family, our Summer Fete will be held on Saturday 9th June 2018 12-4pm.
Clifton Hampden Primary School
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Think Human Festival - Routes into Research: the humanities and social sciences
Leading academics, at the forefront of their disciplines, will talk about what inspired them to become researchers in the humanities and social sciences and the highways and byways that brought them to their current areas of interest and research activity.
Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum
Sat 26 May

More details - Charity concert "Rainbows and Rivers" - choirs Caritas (children) & Crescendo ( a cappella group)
An evening of song with all proceeds being given to Christian Aid and Wantage & Grove Street Pastors. Caritas is a children’s choir set up to raise money for Christian Aid, and Crescendo is an a cappella singing group who raise money for various charities through their singing.
Wantage Methodist Church, Newbury Street, Wantage
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Freecycle®  LIVE!
Freecycle® LIVE! event. Everyone welcome to take whatever they like for FREE, from a selection of used but usable household goods. You don’t have to bring to take. No entrance fee and everything is absolutely free! Refreshments available in the cafe.
The Beacon, Portway, Wantage
Sat 26 May

More details - Holywell Music and Folk presents; Louise Jordan
Louise Jordan is an award-winning singer-songwriter whose latest project is telling the stories about remarkable women from the First World War through songs on her No Petticoats Here tour. Louise Jordan is a young singer, composer and multi-instrumentalist rapidly making an impact on the UK acoustic music scene.
Holywell Rooms, Holywell Street, Oxford
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair
The Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair is one of the UK’s top regular toy, train and collector’s fairs. Organised by the same people that run the highly successful Cirencester and Swindon Toy & Train Fairs, the event is staged four times a year in the town’s Civic Hall and attracts a great mix of dealers offering a diverse...
Didcot Civic Hall, Britwell Road, Didcot
Sat 26 May

More details - Superstars of Wrestling
Over 2 hours of all action family entertainment with wrestlers from all over the world taking on the very best of Great Britain. Come see live what the rest of the world see on TV!
Didcot Civic Hall
Fri 1 Jun

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