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March 24, 2017
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    March 24, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9BX

    Bring your little monkeys for a morning of fun and frolics diving in the ball pit, leaping on the bouncy castle and playing with the toys every Monday morning from 09.30am - 11.30am.

    £3.70 per child, £5.70 for two.

    http://beaconwantage.co.uk/activities

  • Wantage Country Market

    March 24, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
    The Vale & Downland Museum, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, United Kingdom

March 25, 2017
  • Earth Hour -Get Ready!

    March 25, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    FREE drop-in workshop
    Join us making jam jar lanterns and Earth Hour art in preparation for Earth Hour 2017 (Sat 25th March 8.30 – 9.30pm)

    Earth Hour is a symbolic 60 minutes of lights out across the globe; starting in Samoa and finishing in Santiago people will be showing they care for our planet by switching off lights in their homes, schools, businesses, and bigger –the Sydney Opera House, The Eiffel Tower, Buckingham Palace, Edinburgh Castle and even the International Space Station!

  • Computer help

    March 25, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Need help surfing the net? Not sure how to create an email account? Online shopping or job application support? Our volunteer can help! For all your computer needs call 01235 762291 to book your FREE session

  • Safe internet practice with Minecraft workshop - Wantage Pixel Club

    March 25, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    FAMILY WORKSHOP WITH MINECRAFT

    FREE PLAY FOR CHILDREN (BRING YOUR OWN DEVICE)
    DISCUSSION AND TIPS FOR PARENTS: ONLINE BULLYING
    FREE ENTRY, PRE-BOOKING ESSENTIAL

    Book here: www.eventbrite.com/e/safe-internet-practice-with-minecraft-workshop-6-tickets-27606811717
    For more details visit wantagepixelclub.com

March 26, 2017
  • Corallian Cycling Club - Welcome Ride

    March 26, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
    Next to King Alfred's statue, Wantage

    Corallian Cycling Club provides sociable leisure rides for enthusiastic cyclists in the Vale of White Horse.

    This is a morning ride starting from Wantage especially aimed at welcoming new riders to the club. The ride will be Blue grade and may include a refreshment stop en route or at the end of the ride. Expect to be back around 12:00.

    You’ll need to have a well-maintained bike and be capable of riding 30 miles / 50 kilometers in about 2.5 hours – with a stop half way around for coffee, cake and chatter.

    For more details about the ride, or about Corallian Cycling Club, have a look at http://corallian.cc or email info@corallian.cc

  • Mothering Sunday Service

    March 26, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 10:30 am
    Parish Church of SS Peter and Paul Wantage OX12 8AQ

    Service to celebrate Mothers

March 27, 2017
  • Wantage Camera Club Exhibition at Wantage Library!

    March 27, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Wantage Library is currently hosting an exhibition of photographs taken by the members of the Wantage Camera Club. Come in and enjoy the beautiful array of photographs, which will be displayed in the Library until the end of March. For more information, please phone Wantage Library on 01235 762291.

  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    March 27, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9BX

    Bring your little monkeys for a morning of fun and frolics diving in the ball pit, leaping on the bouncy castle and playing with the toys every Monday morning from 09.30am - 11.30am.

    £3.70 per child, £5.70 for two.

    http://beaconwantage.co.uk/activities

  • Computer help

    March 27, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Need help surfing the net? Not sure how to create an email account? Online shopping or job application support? Our volunteer can help! For all your computer needs call 01235 762291 to book your FREE session

March 29, 2017
  • Drop in Computer help

    March 29, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    A volunteer will be available to help with your computer queries. No need to pre book.

  • Family History 1 to 1

    March 29, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Research your family history using our free online resources with the help of our volunteer expert. Pre book by email to wantage.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk or call 01235 762291

  • Lets Get Creative with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Course

    March 29, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Creations 22 Marketplace Wantage Oxon OX12 8AE

    Why Not treat You Mum this Mother's day with the Lets Get Creative Course
    This three hour course, hosted by Simon Wood from Creations in Wantage and is great for people with previous experience using Annie Sloan Products, that want to hone in on certain skills.
    The course lets you experiment with any of the finer detailed finishing techniques, like decoupage, craqueleur, gilding, Two tone distressing, waxes, transfers and stenciling.
    You get free range of tools and equipment so you can choose whichever style you'd like to use on the little trug provided, which you can take away at the end of the course.

    We will provide all you need for the course, plus wine and nibbles for the day. All you need to bring is yourselves and come prepared to get messy.

    PLEASE BOOK YOUR SPACE IN ADVANCE AS WE GET BOOKED UP QUICKLY!
    Course price per person: £40.00
    You will also receive 10% off all Annie Sloan painting products bought on the day.

    Lets Get Creative Course
    £40.00 Per Person

    * Wednesday 29th March 2017, 10am - 1pm
    *Saturday 10th June 2017, 10am-1pm

  • Jog Wantage - Welcome Evening

    March 29, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    The Beacon Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 9BX

    Jog Wantage is a 10-week course to introduce new, or returners, to jogging that will take place on Wednesday evenings starting 19th April.This is a welcome session when you can find out about the course and sign up if interested. More details at: http://whitehorseharriers.uk/jogwantage-2017/

March 30, 2017
  • Drop in Computer Help

    March 30, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    A volunteer will be available to help with your computer queries. No need to pre book.

  • Drill Baby Drill

    March 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    Three part course designed to introduce you to and build your confidence in Basic DIY.

    Learn all about measuring, sawing, drilling, screwing and sanding in this enjoyable, practical hands on class. Become more confident in what tool to use for what situation and learn how to wield a power tool or cordless drill without fear.

    This course aims to introduce you to the basics as well as giving you a chance to become familiar with the processes in a safe and relaxed atmosphere by making your own thing to take home with you. What will you make?

    Session 2 of 3, also on Thurs 30th March and Thurs 6th April.

    £60 per person, we can also offer part-funded places at £30 or fully funded places thanks to support from Abingdon and Witney College, the SFA and ESF.

    Pre-booking essential, for more information or to book your place contact Jo on 07768 767787 or joharvey100@gmail.com

March 31, 2017
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    March 31, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9BX

    Bring your little monkeys for a morning of fun and frolics diving in the ball pit, leaping on the bouncy castle and playing with the toys every Monday morning from 09.30am - 11.30am.

    £3.70 per child, £5.70 for two.

    http://beaconwantage.co.uk/activities

  • Wantage Country Market

    March 31, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
    The Vale & Downland Museum, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, United Kingdom

  • Caritas Concert

    March 31, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Wantage Methodist Church, Newbury Street, Wantage. OX12 8DA

    Caritas Children’s Choir will make their debut in a Spring
    concert in aid of Christian Aid. Come and hear songs
    about spooks, falling stars and Ol’ Dan Tucker - together
    with a grand medley from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

April 1, 2017
  • Computer help

    April 1, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Need help surfing the net? Not sure how to create an email account? Online shopping or job application support? Our volunteer can help! For all your computer needs call 01235 762291 to book your FREE session

  • Wantage Male Voice Choir's Annual Concert

    April 1, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    The Beacon Portway Wantage OX12 9BX

    Wantage Male Voice Choir presents its annual concert at The Beacon on Saturday 1st April, starting at 7.30pm, with guests Mello’D’ Ladies Harmony Group, from Griffithstown, Wales. The choir’s connections with the ladies go back to 1998 and Mello’D’ last appeared at the choir’s annual concert in 2009. Their unique sound brought a lovely contrast in harmonies to the choir’s special occasion. The concert proceeds will be in aid of choir funds and the nearby DAMASCUS youth project. Tickets £10, are available from Rowe’s Newsmarket and The Beacon in Wantage and from Brett’s Chemist, Grove. Contact: Nick 01235 768249/ John 01235 767366.

April 3, 2017
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    April 3, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9BX

    Bring your little monkeys for a morning of fun and frolics diving in the ball pit, leaping on the bouncy castle and playing with the toys every Monday morning from 09.30am - 11.30am.

    £3.70 per child, £5.70 for two.

    http://beaconwantage.co.uk/activities

  • Computer help

    April 3, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Need help surfing the net? Not sure how to create an email account? Online shopping or job application support? Our volunteer can help! For all your computer needs call 01235 762291 to book your FREE session

April 5, 2017
  • Drop in Computer help

    April 5, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    A volunteer will be available to help with your computer queries. No need to pre book.

  • Tots, Toys & Tales

    April 5, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Drop in with your pre schooler & watch them play while you catch up with your friends.

  • Introduction to Upholstery

    April 5, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    Learn upholstery techniques while working on your own project with visiting tutor Kate Powell.
    6 sessions: 11th Jan, 8th Feb, 8th Mar, 5th Apr, 24th May, 28th June
    We are able to offer this course for £120 thanks to support from Abingdon and Witney College, the Skills Funding Agency and ESF.
    For info and to book contact Jo: joharvey100@gmail.com / 07768 767787
    (session 4 of 6)

  • Family History 1 to 1

    April 5, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Research your family history using our free online resources with the help of our volunteer expert. Pre book by email to wantage.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk or call 01235 762291

  • Made in Dagenham

    April 5, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    The Beacon Portway Wantage OX12 9BX

    Jigsaw Stage Productions are delighted to be returning to 'The Beacon' in April with 'Made in Dagenham'. Inspired by a true story and based on a hit movie, this is an uplifting new British musical comedy about friendship, love and the importance of fighting for what is right.
    Funny, touching and timeless, Made in Dagenham shows how ordinary people can do extraordinary things when they stand together.
    Expect energy and humour by the bucket load from the talented and vibrant cast.

  • Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

    April 5, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    King Alfred's Academy Theatre, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BY

    AmEgos Theatre presents the musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim. Tickets from www.wegottickets.com/AmEgos or from LifeSTYLE, Market Place, Wantage.

April 6, 2017
  • Drop in Computer Help

    April 6, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    A volunteer will be available to help with your computer queries. No need to pre book.

  • Knit & Natter

    April 6, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Come to the library and share your interest in knitting, crochet, needlework, tatting or any other textile work. Enjoy a chat over coffee and biscuits, then maybe borrow a book and get lots of ideas for your next project!

  • Drill Baby Drill

    April 6, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    Three part course designed to introduce you to and build your confidence in Basic DIY.

    Learn all about measuring, sawing, drilling, screwing and sanding in this enjoyable, practical hands on class. Become more confident in what tool to use for what situation and learn how to wield a power tool or cordless drill without fear.

    This course aims to introduce you to the basics as well as giving you a chance to become familiar with the processes in a safe and relaxed atmosphere by making your own thing to take home with you. What will you make?

    Session 3 of 3, also on Thurs 30th March and Thurs 6th April.

    £60 per person, we can also offer part-funded places at £30 or fully funded places thanks to support from Abingdon and Witney College, the SFA and ESF.

    Pre-booking essential, for more information or to book your place contact Jo on 07768 767787 or joharvey100@gmail.com

  • Made in Dagenham

    April 6, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    The Beacon Portway Wantage OX12 9BX

    Jigsaw Stage Productions are delighted to be returning to 'The Beacon' in April with 'Made in Dagenham'. Inspired by a true story and based on a hit movie, this is an uplifting new British musical comedy about friendship, love and the importance of fighting for what is right.
    Funny, touching and timeless, Made in Dagenham shows how ordinary people can do extraordinary things when they stand together.
    Expect energy and humour by the bucket load from the talented and vibrant cast.

  • Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

    April 6, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    King Alfred's Academy Theatre, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BY

    AmEgos Theatre presents the musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim. Tickets from www.wegottickets.com/AmEgos or from LifeSTYLE, Market Place, Wantage.

April 7, 2017
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    April 7, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9BX

    Bring your little monkeys for a morning of fun and frolics diving in the ball pit, leaping on the bouncy castle and playing with the toys every Monday morning from 09.30am - 11.30am.

    £3.70 per child, £5.70 for two.

    http://beaconwantage.co.uk/activities

  • Wantage Country Market

    April 7, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
    The Vale & Downland Museum, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, United Kingdom

  • Spring Storytime and Craft at Wantage Library!

    April 7, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Come and join in with the fun at our Spring Storytime and Craft! Suitable for children aged between 3 to 8 yrs old. Please book your free ticket by calling Wantage Library on 01235 762291.

  • Made in Dagenham

    April 7, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    The Beacon Portway Wantage OX12 9BX

    Jigsaw Stage Productions are delighted to be returning to 'The Beacon' in April with 'Made in Dagenham'. Inspired by a true story and based on a hit movie, this is an uplifting new British musical comedy about friendship, love and the importance of fighting for what is right.
    Funny, touching and timeless, Made in Dagenham shows how ordinary people can do extraordinary things when they stand together.
    Expect energy and humour by the bucket load from the talented and vibrant cast.

  • Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

    April 7, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    King Alfred's Academy Theatre, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BY

    AmEgos Theatre presents the musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim. Tickets from www.wegottickets.com/AmEgos or from LifeSTYLE, Market Place, Wantage.

April 8, 2017
  • Computer help

    April 8, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Need help surfing the net? Not sure how to create an email account? Online shopping or job application support? Our volunteer can help! For all your computer needs call 01235 762291 to book your FREE session

  • DIY Pallet Workshop

    April 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    Turn pallets and surplus wood into a shoe rack, outdoor plant rack, or other item of your choice in this one day workshop.

    £40 per person, we can also offer part-funded places at £10 and fully funded places thanks to support from Abingdon and Witney College, the SFA and ESF.

    Spaces limited, to book contact Jo joharvey100@gmail.com / 07768 767787

  • Made in Dagenham

    April 8, 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    The Beacon Portway Wantage OX12 9BX

    Jigsaw Stage Productions are delighted to be returning to 'The Beacon' in April with 'Made in Dagenham'. Inspired by a true story and based on a hit movie, this is an uplifting new British musical comedy about friendship, love and the importance of fighting for what is right.
    Funny, touching and timeless, Made in Dagenham shows how ordinary people can do extraordinary things when they stand together.
    Expect energy and humour by the bucket load from the talented and vibrant cast.

  • Wantage & Grove Lions Bingo

    April 8, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Grove Village Hall, Main St, Grove, Wantage OX12 7JY, UK

    Wantage & Grove Lions are holding a cash bingo in aid of charity on Saturday 8th April doors open 645 eyes down 730 also great raffle& refreshments hope to lots of you there

  • Made in Dagenham

    April 8, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    The Beacon Portway Wantage OX12 9BX

    Jigsaw Stage Productions are delighted to be returning to 'The Beacon' in April with 'Made in Dagenham'. Inspired by a true story and based on a hit movie, this is an uplifting new British musical comedy about friendship, love and the importance of fighting for what is right.
    Funny, touching and timeless, Made in Dagenham shows how ordinary people can do extraordinary things when they stand together.
    Expect energy and humour by the bucket load from the talented and vibrant cast.

  • Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

    April 8, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    King Alfred's Academy Theatre, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BY

    AmEgos Theatre presents the musical thriller by Stephen Sondheim. Tickets from www.wegottickets.com/AmEgos or from LifeSTYLE, Market Place, Wantage.

April 10, 2017
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    April 10, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9BX

    Bring your little monkeys for a morning of fun and frolics diving in the ball pit, leaping on the bouncy castle and playing with the toys every Monday morning from 09.30am - 11.30am.

    £3.70 per child, £5.70 for two.

    http://beaconwantage.co.uk/activities

  • Computer help

    April 10, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Need help surfing the net? Not sure how to create an email account? Online shopping or job application support? Our volunteer can help! For all your computer needs call 01235 762291 to book your FREE session

April 11, 2017
  • Reading Group

    April 11, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Join our Tuesday book group to chat about the books you love and those you love to hate!

April 12, 2017
  • Drop in Computer help

    April 12, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    A volunteer will be available to help with your computer queries. No need to pre book.

  • Family History 1 to 1

    April 12, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Research your family history using our free online resources with the help of our volunteer expert. Pre book by email to wantage.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk or call 01235 762291

  • Cartoon Drawing Workshop at Wantage Library!

    April 12, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Clive Goddard, illustrator of the ‘Horribly Famous’ books and creator of the ‘Fintan Fedora’ books will be showing you how to draw some fun cartoons in this free workshop! Signed books will also be available for purchase! This workshop is suitable for children aged between 6 to 12 yrs old. Please book your free ticket by phoning 01235 762291.

April 13, 2017
  • Drop in Computer Help

    April 13, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    A volunteer will be available to help with your computer queries. No need to pre book.

April 14, 2017
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    April 14, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9BX

    Bring your little monkeys for a morning of fun and frolics diving in the ball pit, leaping on the bouncy castle and playing with the toys every Monday morning from 09.30am - 11.30am.

    £3.70 per child, £5.70 for two.

    http://beaconwantage.co.uk/activities

  • Wantage Country Market

    April 14, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
    The Vale & Downland Museum, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, United Kingdom

  • The Zoots Sounds of the Sixties Show at The Beacon

    April 14, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 9BX

    THE ZOOTS are Coming!

    And They're Bringing the Hits of the 60s!

    “The ZOOTS are impossible not to like” - The Stage

    Experience THE Sixties show that's wowing audiences around the world, and headlining venues from the Palladium to Old Trafford - with the spectacular sounds of THE ZOOTS!

    THE ZOOTS are here to make your whole family bop to the '60s beats that everybody loves - with legendary numbers by Elvis, The Beatles, The Monkees, the Beach Boys, and dozens more of your favourite artists. Feel the groove that's thrilling audiences of stage and screen, in more than 30 countries! Discover why national critics call THE ZOOTS "impressive", "authentic", and "impossible not to like"!

    It's more than a performance - it's totally ZOOTtastic!

    Tickets can be purchased in person at our Box Office or by calling: 01235 763 456 £14
    http://beaconwantage.co.uk/whats-on/the-zoots
    The Zoots 1960s show

April 15, 2017
  • Computer help

    April 15, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Need help surfing the net? Not sure how to create an email account? Online shopping or job application support? Our volunteer can help! For all your computer needs call 01235 762291 to book your FREE session

  • Freecycle LIVE!

    April 15, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BX

    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. Especially welcome are books, CD’s,DVD’s, toys, small electricals *with a CE mark* and small household or gardening items. No clothes/anything to large for one person to carry/toxic/hazardous/broken items please. Large items can advertised on a board at the event.
    Free entry, Drop off goods from 9.30am, Doors open 10am - 11am
    OX12 9BX

April 16, 2017
  • Kids@church

    April 16, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
    Wantage Methodist Church , Newbury Street Wantage, OX12 8DA

    April 16th - 'Easter Breakfast'
    Kids@church is an informal, free service planned for primary school aged children and is at 9.30am at Wantage Methodist Church, Newbury Street.
    We’d love to see you - everyone welcome!
    Contact :- Rev Keith Underhill
    01235 763321

April 17, 2017
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    April 17, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9BX

    Bring your little monkeys for a morning of fun and frolics diving in the ball pit, leaping on the bouncy castle and playing with the toys every Monday morning from 09.30am - 11.30am.

    £3.70 per child, £5.70 for two.

    http://beaconwantage.co.uk/activities

  • Computer help

    April 17, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Need help surfing the net? Not sure how to create an email account? Online shopping or job application support? Our volunteer can help! For all your computer needs call 01235 762291 to book your FREE session

April 19, 2017
  • Drop in Computer help

    April 19, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    A volunteer will be available to help with your computer queries. No need to pre book.

  • Tots, Toys & Tales

    April 19, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Drop in with your pre schooler & watch them play while you catch up with your friends.

  • Family History 1 to 1

    April 19, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Research your family history using our free online resources with the help of our volunteer expert. Pre book by email to wantage.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk or call 01235 762291

  • Reversible Bags

    April 19, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    Bring along your sewing machine and make a reversible bag from fabric offcuts and sample books.

    £15 per person, we can also offer fully funded places on this workshop thanks to support from Abingdon and Witney College, the SFA and ESF.

    For more info or to book contact Jo: 07768 767787 / joharvey100@gmail.com

April 20, 2017
  • Drop in Computer Help

    April 20, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    A volunteer will be available to help with your computer queries. No need to pre book.

  • Reading Group

    April 20, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Thursday Reading Group, meets monthly in Wantage library. New members are welcome. Contact the library on 01235 762291 or email wantage.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk to join the group

April 21, 2017
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    April 21, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 9BX

    Bring your little monkeys for a morning of fun and frolics diving in the ball pit, leaping on the bouncy castle and playing with the toys every Monday morning from 09.30am - 11.30am.

    £3.70 per child, £5.70 for two.

    http://beaconwantage.co.uk/activities

  • Wantage Country Market

    April 21, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
    The Vale & Downland Museum, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, United Kingdom

April 22, 2017
  • Grove Record Fair

    April 22, 2017
    African Children's Fund 9 Savile Way Grove Wantage OX12 0PT

    Celebrate the vinyl revival by coming along to African Children's Fund's free Record Fair at our Grove shop.

    We are gathering quite a collection of 60s, 70s and 80s singles, together with some 12" singles and a range of LPs, featuring the likes of Petula Clark, Gladys Knight and Ben E. King. There are even a few rare and signed records to include in the mix!

    If you fancy clearing out some of your own pre-loved vinyl before then, please do consider bringing them in to our shops in Faringdon, Grove, Lechlade and Witney ahead of the day.

    The more, the merrier, so please invite your record collecting friends to come along to see what we have available!

    Any questions, please call 01235 766265.

  • Computer help

    April 22, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Need help surfing the net? Not sure how to create an email account? Online shopping or job application support? Our volunteer can help! For all your computer needs call 01235 762291 to book your FREE session

  • Safe internet practice with Minecraft workshop - Wantage Pixel Club

    April 22, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    FAMILY WORKSHOP WITH MINECRAFT

    FREE PLAY FOR CHILDREN (BRING YOUR OWN DEVICE)
    DISCUSSION AND TIPS FOR PARENTS: BUILDING TRUST
    FREE ENTRY, PRE-BOOKING ESSENTIAL

    Book here: www.eventbrite.com/e/safe-internet-practice-with-minecraft-workshop-7-tickets-27606853843
    For more details visit wantagepixelclub.com

April 23, 2017
  • Food Fair

    April 23, 2017
    The Loyd Lindsay Rooms, Ardington Oxon OX12 8PS

    We are running a food fair in The Loyd Lindsay Rooms in Ardington on the 23rd April in aid of The Abingdon Group Riding for the Disabled. We will be open from 10am to 4pm. All stalls will be doing free tasters!

    It is £4 entry fee - Children 5 and under go free. We had our first food fair last year and it was a great success with 550 people through the door - a great atmosphere. Please come along and support a fantastic charity and at the same time have a great time.

  • Corallian Cycling Club - Welcome Ride

    April 23, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
    Next to King Alfred's statue, Wantage

    Corallian Cycling Club provides sociable leisure rides for enthusiastic cyclists in the Vale of White Horse.

    This is a morning ride starting from Wantage especially aimed at welcoming new riders to the club. The ride will be Blue grade and may include a refreshment stop en route or at the end of the ride. Expect to be back around 12:00.

    You’ll need to have a well-maintained bike and be capable of riding 30 miles / 50 kilometers in about 2.5 hours – with a stop half way around for coffee, cake and chatter.

    For more details about the ride, or about Corallian Cycling Club, have a look at http://corallian.cc or email info@corallian.cc