An informal evening with the feel of a traditional folk night, and space for individuals or groups to perform with feedback from an adjudicator, like our regular Festival classes. Everyone will be welcome to join in and take part, making music together.
This month, we’re inviting you to hold a Care for a Cuppa event to help raise funds for Katharine House Hospice.
Why not get your friends, family or colleagues together at home or in the community and invite them to enjoy an afternoon of tea and cake?
1 February – 14 July 2019
This new exhibition illustrates the rich and little-known story of William Morris’ deep connections to the Thames. The exhibition brings together a unique selection of works, with loans from the V&A, The William Morris Gallery, British Library, and many more.
River & Rowing Museum, Mill Meadows, Henley on Thames
Life as the director of a Muslim funeral parlour isn’t always easy, but Ayesha has things pretty sorted. She and Zeyd share everything: a marriage, a business, a future.
Until Tom walks in to organise his boyfriend’s funeral.
7 acres of gardens incl a large back lawn, walled garden, sunken garden, kitchen garden and lime tree avenue. The gardens feature a large variety of shrubs, herbaceous borders, mature trees, climbers and seasonal bedding against a backdrop of a C17 Manor House. The gardens are designed and overseen by Robin Lane Fox.
This exhibition features a selection of ink paintings and calligraphy from the last 20 years by a Chinese master artist – Jiang Tao – and his four apprentices.
Chinese painting, also known as “the traditional national painting”, has a history stretching back many millennia.
Have fun discovering Oxford with two self-guided, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format.
Are you curious about Oxford? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather?
For new and expectant parents/carers and their babies. Moms and Pops gives you a chance to do something for you, while meeting other new parents and knowing your baby will be welcome.
12.45-1.45 (with time for coffee & a chat afterwards!), term-time only. Free trial session, then £4 per session.
Explore a different story each week. Each session includes a welcome, a story, a stay-and-play time and an activity – messy play, movement or creative play.
Why not stay afterward and enjoy a hot drink in our café?
The Story Museum 42 Pembroke Street Oxford
Today, Fri 22 Mar, Tue 26 Mar to Fri 29 Mar, Tue 2 Apr to Fri 5 Apr, Tue 9 Apr to Fri 12 Apr
Come and join us for a storytelling session in the Story Cafe, with picture books, games, props and lots of joining in. We’re sure there’ll be something to wet your appetite!
The session runs from 10.30 – 11.30 and you’re welcome to drop in at any time.
This exhibition is about how we connect with times past by exploring Wallingford’s history and archaeology. Wherever we live, the familiar surroundings of our houses and streets can remind us of the people that came before us, their work and their lives shaping our present and our future.
Wallingford Museum, Flint House, 52 High Street, Wallingford
Today to Sat 23 Mar, Tue 26 Mar to Sat 30 Mar, Tue 2 Apr to Sat 6 Apr, Tue 9 Apr to Sat 13 Apr, Tue 16 Apr to Sat 20 Apr, Mon 22 Apr to Sat 27 Apr
Join our knowledgeable textile conservationists on a behind-the-scene tour of the house. Find out how we conserve the collection and explore the nursery and store cupboards with our expert volunteers. Booking Not Needed. Suitable for children of all ages.
Sarah Wiseman Gallery is proud to present Wondrous Happenings , a rare chance to see works by the renowned Icelandic artist Karólína Lárusdóttir as we celebrate her 75th birthday. ‘Wondrous Happenings’ will be the first solo exhibition of Karólína ’s work in nine years.
Wantage Country Market is held in the Museum Cafe every Friday morning.
The best place to buy fresh homemade goodies such as jams, chutneys, cakes as well as home grown fruit, vegetables and flowers.
Also a selection of home made crafts.
Vale & Downland Museum, Church Street, Wantage
Fri 22 Mar, Fri 29 Mar, Fri 5 Apr, Fri 12 Apr, Fri 26 Apr, Fri 3 May, Fri 10 May
“Nice town, y’know what I mean?”
It’s only a few weeks now until Hagbourne Village Hall is lovingly transformed into Small-town New Hampshire, and we all drift back to life as it was in the early years of the last century.
Hagbourne Village Hall, 53 MAIN ROAD, EAST HAGBOURNE, NR DIDCOT
The Banbury Symphony Orchestra welcomes the Spring with a concert of English music!
On Saturday 23rd March the orchestra will perform four lyrical pieces of music by English composers:
Holst: Fugal Overture
Delius: Over the hills and far away
Elgar: Enigma Variations
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