What's On In and Around Newbury

Today to Fri 4 Nov, by distance closest first.

Romans Family Fun Day

Drop-in and meet the historical re-enactors from Butser IX Legion in period costume who will tell you about life in Roman Britain, as well as demonstrate skills that you can have a go at.
West Berkshire Museum The Wharf Newbury RG14 5AS Details >
Sat 15 Oct

Arts Award in a Morning

Achieve your Arts Award Discover in a morning, in three fun-filled sessions at central Newbury venues!
West Berkshire Museum The Wharf Newbury RG14 5AS Details >
Tue 25 Oct

Messy Museum Morning: Dinky Dinos Return!

Dinky Dinos Return! – make a dinosaur, real or imaginary, out of modelling clay and colour with acrylic paint and then take home to display.
West Berkshire Museum The Wharf Newbury RG14 5AS Details >
Fri 28 Oct

Dino Hunt!

Six of our dinosaurs are missing! Family-friendly event involving a FREE dinosaur hunt through a dark or dimly lit museum – please bring a torch.
West Berkshire Museum The Wharf Newbury RG14 5AS Details >
Fri 28 Oct

Mini Messy Museum

Held the first Wednesday morning of each month in term-time is our NEW and FREE art and craft session, Mini Messy Museum, for 2 to 5 year olds. No need to book, just drop-in anytime between 10.
West Berkshire Museum The Wharf Newbury RG14 5AS Details >
Wed 2 Nov

Join our choir in Newbury for a FREE taster session

Are you looking to join a choir? The Newbury Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Chloe Payne. The Newbury branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir.
Majendie Hall, St Mary Church, Church Lane, Speen, Newbury RG14 1SA Details >
Wed 12 Oct, Wed 19 Oct, Wed 2 Nov, Wed 9 Nov, Wed 16 Nov

Talk: Centuries at Shaw

Join us for an illustrated talk which will delve into the details of inventories written in 1622 and 1822.
Shaw House, Church Rd, Shaw, Berkshire RG14 2DR Details >
Fri 21 Oct

George and the Dragon

Beware! In a cave under the castle lurks a fiery dragon waiting to devour monks, knights, sheep and …princesses - will George be bold enough to challenge it, or will he run away?
Shaw House, Church Rd, Shaw, Berkshire RG14 2DR Details >
Mon 24 Oct

Movie in the Hall: Hotel Transylvania

Tuesday 25 October | Shaw House | Adults £5 Child £3 Dracula, who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for
Shaw House, Church Rd, Shaw, Berkshire RG14 2DR Details >
Tue 25 Oct

Family Activity Day: Monsters Rock Again!

Monsters Rock Again! Make a monster using a pebble and paint pens. It will make a scarily good Halloween decoration for inside or outside the home.
Shaw House, Church Rd, Shaw, Berkshire RG14 2DR Details >
Wed 26 Oct

Halloween Party Night

Monday 31 October | Shaw House | Doors open 6pm. Event: 6.20pm – 8.30pm | £6 per child Join us for a night of spooky fun! With Halloween trails, apple bobbing and snapping in the grounds.
Shaw House, Church Rd, Shaw, Berkshire RG14 2DR Details >
Mon 31 Oct

Mini Messy Museum

Held the first Wednesday morning of each month in term-time is our NEW and FREE art and craft session, Mini Messy Museum, for 2 to 5 year olds. No need to book, just drop-in anytime between 10.
Shaw House, Church Rd, Shaw, Berkshire RG14 2DR Details >
Wed 2 Nov

Join our choir in Newbury for a FREE taster session

If you are pondering whether there is a 'pop or gospel choir near me' then you may be interested in the local Newbury Rock Choir.
St Bartholomew’s School, St Bartholomew’s,Main Hall, Buckingham Road, Newbury RG14 6JP Details >
Mon 10 Oct, Mon 17 Oct, and more dates until Mon 21 Nov

SYLVA

As part of the Art in the Foyer series, Amanda Bates presents SYLVA, at the New Era Theatre. SYLVA is a haunting anthology of tales whispered among leaf and branch, captured by Amanda’s pen.
New Era Theatre, St George’s Centre, Andover Road, Wash Common, Newbury RG14 6NU Details >
Sun 23 Oct, Sat 12 Nov, Sat 19 Nov, Sat 10 Dec

The Half: Photographs of Actors Preparing for the Stage

The Half: Photographs of Actors Preparing for the Stage A major new photography exhibition featuring rare images of the privacy actors experience backstage in the half hour before performing on the stage.
The Base Greenham, Greenham Business Park, Communications Road, Thatcham RG19 6HN Details >
Today, Sun 9 Oct, Wed 12 Oct, and more dates until Sun 27 Nov
Premium

Thatcham Festival - Tanya's Art Exhibition

An exhibition of paintings and drawings in a variety of media by local amateur and professional artists. Many pieces available for purchase. PLUS: 'Tanya's Taster Workshop'.
The Old Bluecoat School, Thatcham, Berkshire RG18 4QP Details >
Sat 15 Oct and Sun 16 Oct

Join our choir in Thatcham for a FREE taster session

If you have ever thought 'I want to join a choir near me in Thatcham?' then why not join your local Rock Choir.
Thatcham Baptist Church, Wheelers Green Way, Thatcham RG19 4YF Details >
Tue 11 Oct, Tue 18 Oct, Tue 1 Nov, Tue 8 Nov, Tue 15 Nov

FREE taster session with the Tadley Rock Choir

If you have always wanted to join a choir locally, you can! Your local Tadley choir is run by singer/pianist Chloe Payne.
Burnham Copse Primary School, New Church Road, Tadley RG26 4HN Details >
Wed 12 Oct, Wed 19 Oct, Wed 2 Nov, Wed 9 Nov, Wed 16 Nov

FREE taster session with the Hungerford Rock Choir

Ever wondered if there is a 'local ladies choir near me or nearby'? The Hungerford Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Chloe Payne.
The Croft Hall, The Croft, Hungerford RG17 0HY Details >
Thu 13 Oct, Thu 20 Oct, Thu 3 Nov, Thu 10 Nov, Thu 17 Nov

Pangbourne Twinning Association French Film Night - 'Summer Hours'

Summer Hours (L’heure d’été) (2008) A film by Olivier Assayas. The divergent paths of three adult siblings converge when their mother, heiress to an extensive 19th century art collection, dies...
Pangbourne Village Hall, Pangbourne RG8 7AN Details >
Sun 30 Oct

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