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February 19, 2020
  • GCSE Artwork Exhibition!

    February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ 
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Pop in and have a look at the wonderful artwork that has been created by GSCE students from King Alfreds School! The exhibition will be on display during February - come and have a look during normal library opening hours!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Drop in Computer help

    February 19, 2020 @ 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.

  • Weight Watchers

    February 19, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

  • Family History 1 to 1

    February 19, 2020 @ 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

  • Zumba Gold (60+)

    February 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Grove Village Hall, Main St, Grove, Wantage OX12 7JY, UK

    Get active with this dance party workout that moves at your pace

    £5

    Contact Neeraj to book 07717346351, neeraj.hargun@southandvale.gov.uk

  • Table Tennis (60+)

    February 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    East Hanney War Memorial Hall

    Join a casual group of players playing social games of Table Tennis

    £4 per session

    Contact Simone simone.passeri@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717326661

  • Magical Storytime and Craft!

    February 19, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Come and join in with the fun at our Magical Storytime and Craft! This event is suitable for fairies, elves and pixies aged 4 to 10 yrs old! Please book your free place by messaging us through Facebook, or by phoning 01235 762291!

  • Weight Watchers

    February 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

February 20, 2020
  • GCSE Artwork Exhibition!

    February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ 
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Pop in and have a look at the wonderful artwork that has been created by GSCE students from King Alfreds School! The exhibition will be on display during February - come and have a look during normal library opening hours!

  • The Beacon Coffee Morning

    February 20, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

    The Beacon Coffee Morning

    Every Tuesday and Thursday 9.00am - Noon

    Just £2.50 for a tea or coffee AND a slice of cake!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Drop in Computer Help

    February 20, 2020 @ 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.

  • Stop Smoking Support Clinic

    February 20, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Do you want to stop smoking, but need some help and advice on how to do this? Drop into the Stop Smoking Clinic, at Wantage Library every Thursday, and advisers from SmokeFreeLife Oxfordshire will be on hand to give you support on how to give up smoking! For more details,please ring 01865 238036!

  • Health Walk

    February 20, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Join a friendly group of local walkers as they walk around the town. 
    All ages and abilities welcome, the walkers normally have 2 groups, one group does a longer walk and the other group does a shorter walk so no matter your ability there will be a walk perfect for you.

    Free to join, but please support the Vale And Downland Museum Cafe. The walkers normally stay for drinks (and cake) after the walk and have a good chat.

    For your first time joining the group please arrive around 10 minutes earlier as you will be required to fill in a join form.

    The health walkers meet at the Vale & Downland Museum at around 10am and aim to leave for the walk around 10.15.

  • Computer Help Drop in Sessions!

    February 20, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Do you need help setting up an email account, using Office or the Internet? Our friendly digital helper is on hand to help you learn how to this! Please contact Grove Library on 01235 763841 to find out more, and to book your free session!

  • Reading Group

    February 20, 2020 @ 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

  • Stop Smoking Drop-In Clinic!

    February 20, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Would you like some help or advice on how to stop smoking? Drop into our Stop Smoking clinic, every Thursday, 2pm - 5pm - the friendly staff from Solutions4Health are here to give you some help! No need to book, just drop in! For more information, phone Grove Library on 01235 763841, or email grove.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk!

  • New Age Kurling

    February 20, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Wantage Leisure Centre, Portway, Wantage, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 9BY, UK

    No need for Ice with this fun game, can be played seated or standing

    £2.50 including tea/coffee

    Just turn up or contact Ashley for more information
    01235 422219 ashley.chapman@southandvale.gov.uk

  • Pickleball

    February 20, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Better Wantage Leisure Centre, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BY, UK

    Play this fun racket sport that is a cross between Tennis and Badminton. Ideal for playing a racket sport without as much movement.

    £3.30 per session, try your first session for free

    Contact Alan 01235 766201 or just turn up

February 21, 2020
  • GCSE Artwork Exhibition!

    February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ 
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Pop in and have a look at the wonderful artwork that has been created by GSCE students from King Alfreds School! The exhibition will be on display during February - come and have a look during normal library opening hours!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Wantage Country Market

    February 21, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
    The Vale & Downland Museum, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, United Kingdom

    The best place to buy fresh homemade goodies such as jams, chutneys, cakes as well as home grown fruit, vegetables and flowers.

  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    February 21, 2020 @ 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

  • Knit Knot & Natter at the Museum

    February 21, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Join the Museums Knit Knot |& Natter Group in the Museum cafe every 3rd Friday of the Month.
    Bring along your own project or take tuition from one of the talented members in various crafts, including knitting, crochet & weaving.
    Free to attend but we ask you support the Cafe.
    New faces are always welcome.

February 22, 2020
  • GCSE Artwork Exhibition!

    February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ 
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Pop in and have a look at the wonderful artwork that has been created by GSCE students from King Alfreds School! The exhibition will be on display during February - come and have a look during normal library opening hours!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Saturday Code Club!

    February 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    If you are aged 8 - 13yrs old, and would like to learn about coding, as well as making fun games and activities in code, please message us through Facebook, or ask at Wantage Library! The Club runs EVERY Saturday morning, 10am - 11am - contact us now to see whether we have any spaces for for new members!

  • Mosaic workshop

    February 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    In need of a new hobby? Come along and turn some broken or chipped dinner plates into a beautiful mosaic wall hanging or tea pot stand.

    £60 per person (Includes £5 material cost)
    To book or find out more contact Wendy:
    07918 524617 / wendy.dobbenie@ntlworld.com

  • BookFolding Workshop!

    February 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Come along and learn how to make this lovely hedgehog made out of old books, in this fun workshop which is suitable for all ages! Book your free ticket now, by messaging Wantage Library on Facebook, or by phoning 01235 762291!

  • County Councillor Surgery

    February 22, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Drop into Wantage Library, for your chance to ask Cllr Jenny Hannaby for advice on council matters and issues of concern. For more information, please contact Wantage Library on 01235 762291.

  • Craft It Club!

    February 22, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Come and see what fantastic crafts you can make - parents & children welcome! No need to book, just pop in and get creative!

February 23, 2020
  • GCSE Artwork Exhibition!

    February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ 
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Pop in and have a look at the wonderful artwork that has been created by GSCE students from King Alfreds School! The exhibition will be on display during February - come and have a look during normal library opening hours!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

February 24, 2020
  • GCSE Artwork Exhibition!

    February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ 
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Pop in and have a look at the wonderful artwork that has been created by GSCE students from King Alfreds School! The exhibition will be on display during February - come and have a look during normal library opening hours!

  • Community Drop-In Cafe

    February 24, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Methodist Church Hall, 20 Newbury & Church St. OX12 8DA

    Open to all (wantagemethodist.org.uk)

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    February 24, 2020 @ 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

    February 24, 2020 @ 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

  • Stay, Play and Learn!

    February 24, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Drop into Wantage Library for a friendly, gentle morning of playing & activities, and play with toys, sensory materials and books - Perfect for babies, toddlers and their families! No need to book, just drop in! These sessions are kindly supported by the Grove and Wantage Family Community Group!

February 25, 2020
  • GCSE Artwork Exhibition!

    February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ 
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Pop in and have a look at the wonderful artwork that has been created by GSCE students from King Alfreds School! The exhibition will be on display during February - come and have a look during normal library opening hours!

  • The Beacon Coffee Morning

    February 25, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

    The Beacon Coffee Morning

    Every Tuesday and Thursday 9.00am - Noon

    Just £2.50 for a tea or coffee AND a slice of cake!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Walking Football

    February 25, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    East Hanney War Memorial Field

    New session starts 3 July 2018, come and join in the revolution for over 60's! Fun and fitness football at walking pace!

    £2 per session

    Contact Simone Passeri simone.passseri@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717326661

  • Yoga/Seated Yoga (60+)

    February 25, 2020 @ 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
    Grove Adult learning building

    Gentle exercise for the over 60. Starts 10 July 2018

    £5 per session

    Contact Neeraj neeraj.hargun@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717346351

  • Family History Help!

    February 25, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Are you interested in researching your family tree? Our volunteer expert will help you with your family history research using our free online resources! For more information, or to book your free session, phone Grove Library on 01235 763841, or email grove.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk!

  • Wantage Camera Club Evening

    February 25, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    Methodist Church, Newbury Street, Wantage, OX12 8DA

    This evening Wantage Camera Club will hold a practical session on food photography. Please bring your cameras along!

    For more information about the club's programme see http://wantagecameraclub.co.uk/.

    All visitors very welcome; doors open at 7 pm. Please note: the fee for this talk is £3.

    Nearest parking: The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BU, with entrance to the church hall via Church Street.

February 26, 2020
  • GCSE Artwork Exhibition!

    February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ 
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Pop in and have a look at the wonderful artwork that has been created by GSCE students from King Alfreds School! The exhibition will be on display during February - come and have a look during normal library opening hours!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Drop in Computer help

    February 26, 2020 @ 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.

  • Weight Watchers

    February 26, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

  • Family History 1 to 1

    February 26, 2020 @ 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

  • Rhymetime

    February 26, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Bring your little one along for our fun Rhymetime for the UnderFives! The Rhymetime is free, and there will be lots of nursery rhymes and songs! No need to book - just drop in! For more information, please phone 01235 762291, or message Wantage Library through Facebook!

  • Zumba Gold (60+)

    February 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Grove Village Hall, Main St, Grove, Wantage OX12 7JY, UK

    Get active with this dance party workout that moves at your pace

    £5

    Contact Neeraj to book 07717346351, neeraj.hargun@southandvale.gov.uk

  • Table Tennis (60+)

    February 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    East Hanney War Memorial Hall

    Join a casual group of players playing social games of Table Tennis

    £4 per session

    Contact Simone simone.passeri@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717326661

  • Rhymetime

    February 26, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Bring your little one along for our fun Rhymetime for the UnderFives! The Rhymetime is free, and there will be lots of nursery rhymes and songs! No need to book - just drop in! For more information, please phone 01235 762291, or message Wantage Library through Facebook!  

  • Weight Watchers

    February 26, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

  • 'Green Drinks' - Sustainable Wantage Social

    February 26, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    Informal get together for those interested in the environment, energy, local food, nature or just meeting some nice local people! All welcome, bring your own tipple.
    This month we'll be chatting with Rachel from the Sumatran Orangutan Society about deforestation and the impacts on orangutans.

February 27, 2020
  • GCSE Artwork Exhibition!

    February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ 
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Pop in and have a look at the wonderful artwork that has been created by GSCE students from King Alfreds School! The exhibition will be on display during February - come and have a look during normal library opening hours!

  • The Beacon Coffee Morning

    February 27, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

    The Beacon Coffee Morning

    Every Tuesday and Thursday 9.00am - Noon

    Just £2.50 for a tea or coffee AND a slice of cake!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Drop in Computer Help

    February 27, 2020 @ 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.

  • Stop Smoking Support Clinic

    February 27, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Do you want to stop smoking, but need some help and advice on how to do this? Drop into the Stop Smoking Clinic, at Wantage Library every Thursday, and advisers from SmokeFreeLife Oxfordshire will be on hand to give you support on how to give up smoking! For more details,please ring 01865 238036!

  • Health Walk

    February 27, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Join a friendly group of local walkers as they walk around the town. 
    All ages and abilities welcome, the walkers normally have 2 groups, one group does a longer walk and the other group does a shorter walk so no matter your ability there will be a walk perfect for you.

    Free to join, but please support the Vale And Downland Museum Cafe. The walkers normally stay for drinks (and cake) after the walk and have a good chat.

    For your first time joining the group please arrive around 10 minutes earlier as you will be required to fill in a join form.

    The health walkers meet at the Vale & Downland Museum at around 10am and aim to leave for the walk around 10.15.

  • Computer Help Drop in Sessions!

    February 27, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Do you need help setting up an email account, using Office or the Internet? Our friendly digital helper is on hand to help you learn how to this! Please contact Grove Library on 01235 763841 to find out more, and to book your free session!

  • Stop Smoking Drop-In Clinic!

    February 27, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Would you like some help or advice on how to stop smoking? Drop into our Stop Smoking clinic, every Thursday, 2pm - 5pm - the friendly staff from Solutions4Health are here to give you some help! No need to book, just drop in! For more information, phone Grove Library on 01235 763841, or email grove.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk!

  • New Age Kurling

    February 27, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Wantage Leisure Centre, Portway, Wantage, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 9BY, UK

    No need for Ice with this fun game, can be played seated or standing

    £2.50 including tea/coffee

    Just turn up or contact Ashley for more information
    01235 422219 ashley.chapman@southandvale.gov.uk

  • Pickleball

    February 27, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Better Wantage Leisure Centre, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BY, UK

    Play this fun racket sport that is a cross between Tennis and Badminton. Ideal for playing a racket sport without as much movement.

    £3.30 per session, try your first session for free

    Contact Alan 01235 766201 or just turn up

February 28, 2020
  • GCSE Artwork Exhibition!

    February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ 
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Pop in and have a look at the wonderful artwork that has been created by GSCE students from King Alfreds School! The exhibition will be on display during February - come and have a look during normal library opening hours!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Wantage Country Market

    February 28, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
    The Vale & Downland Museum, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, United Kingdom

    The best place to buy fresh homemade goodies such as jams, chutneys, cakes as well as home grown fruit, vegetables and flowers.

  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    February 28, 2020 @ 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

February 29, 2020
  • GCSE Artwork Exhibition!

    February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ 
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Pop in and have a look at the wonderful artwork that has been created by GSCE students from King Alfreds School! The exhibition will be on display during February - come and have a look during normal library opening hours!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Childrens' Creative Writing Workshop

    February 29, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Are you aged between 8 and 13yrs old? Are you interested in creating stories, poems and comics? Or do you know someone who is? We have a new and exciting creative writing group, running every 4 weeks on Saturday mornings, 9.30am - 10.30am, starting on Saturday 1st February! Please contact Wantage Library on 01235 762291, or email wantage.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk, to ask for more information, or to sign up!

  • Saturday Code Club!

    February 29, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    If you are aged 8 - 13yrs old, and would like to learn about coding, as well as making fun games and activities in code, please message us through Facebook, or ask at Wantage Library! The Club runs EVERY Saturday morning, 10am - 11am - contact us now to see whether we have any spaces for for new members!

  • Mindfulness taster session

    February 29, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    "Really friendly, relaxing... an excellent introduction to mindfulness meditation. Thank you"
    This taster session is FREE thanks to support from Abingdon and Witney College, SFA and ESF.

    To book a space contact Jo: wantagemix@gmail.com, 07768 767787

March 1, 2020
  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Scoop - Zero Waste pop-up

    March 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    Fight plastic pollution and come and refill your own containers with a selection of dry goods and whole foods. Detergent refills also available from The Mix’s own SESI detergent refills.

    All our goods are sold by weight or volume so you can buy exactly what you need in any tub or container, reducing food waste, packaging waste and saving you money.

    Don’t have any spare containers? Don’t worry we’ll have a small selection for you to use on the day.

    We’ll be taking cash and card on the day.

March 2, 2020
  • Community Drop-In Cafe

    March 2, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Methodist Church Hall, 20 Newbury & Church St. OX12 8DA

    Open to all (wantagemethodist.org.uk)

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    March 2, 2020 @ 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 2, 2020 @ 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

  • Turning point

    March 2, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    Turning Point, who provide drug and alcohol treatment throughout Oxfordshire are running a drop-in session. If you are in addiction and would like some support around substance use, or if you're worried about someone or need family support come along and speak to someone in a welcoming, safe space.

  • Stay, Play and Learn!

    March 2, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Drop into Wantage Library for a friendly, gentle morning of playing & activities, and play with toys, sensory materials and books - Perfect for babies, toddlers and their families! No need to book, just drop in! These sessions are kindly supported by the Grove and Wantage Family Community Group!

  • Monday Lego Club!

    March 2, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Monday Lego Club meets on the 1st and 3rd Monday every month, from4pm - 5pm! If you are in Yr 5 or 6, love creating stuff with Lego, and like making new friends - pop in to get an application form,and join in with the fun!  Please get in touch on 01235 763841 to find out more!

March 3, 2020
  • The Beacon Coffee Morning

    March 3, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

    The Beacon Coffee Morning

    Every Tuesday and Thursday 9.00am - Noon

    Just £2.50 for a tea or coffee AND a slice of cake!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Tuesday Chat Coffee Morning!

    March 3, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    No need to book, just come along for a tea/coffee, a biscuitand a natter! Scrabble and chess boards are also available for anyone who wouldlike a game, so a cosy morning of fun is guaranteed.

  • Walking Football

    March 3, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    East Hanney War Memorial Field

    New session starts 3 July 2018, come and join in the revolution for over 60's! Fun and fitness football at walking pace!

    £2 per session

    Contact Simone Passeri simone.passseri@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717326661

  • Yoga/Seated Yoga (60+)

    March 3, 2020 @ 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
    Grove Adult learning building

    Gentle exercise for the over 60. Starts 10 July 2018

    £5 per session

    Contact Neeraj neeraj.hargun@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717346351

  • Family History Help!

    March 3, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Are you interested in researching your family tree? Our volunteer expert will help you with your family history research using our free online resources! For more information, or to book your free session, phone Grove Library on 01235 763841, or email grove.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk!

  • Monthly Craft Night

    March 3, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    We welcome crafters of all ages and abilities to our social craft night, come along for a chance to meet people from the local community who enjoy crafting as much as you. All crafts welcome! We have knitters, crocheters, spinners, weavers, sewers and quilters plus more.
    A relaxed social evening. £3 per person.
    For more info contact Kirsty kirsty.rodger@hotmail.co.uk

  • Wantage Camera Club Evening

    March 3, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    Methodist Church Hall, Newbury Street, Wantage, OX12 8DA,

    Club members will bring in some images they might like to enter into competitions later. It will be an opportunity to receive help and guidance from the floor on ways to improve them, and avoid those feelings of 'why didn't I think of that myself before handing in my image' on competition nights.

    If you're interested in photography this is an excellent opportunity to find out what constitutes a good image and how you go about achieving it.

    For more information about the club's programme see http://wantagecameraclub.co.uk/.

    All visitors very welcome. The visitor fee is £3 at the door. Doors open at 7 pm.

    Nearest parking: The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BU, with entrance to the church hall via Church Street.

March 4, 2020
  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Drop in Computer help

    March 4, 2020 @ 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.

  • Weight Watchers

    March 4, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

  • Family History 1 to 1

    March 4, 2020 @ 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

  • Rhymetime

    March 4, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Bring your little one along for our fun Rhymetime for the UnderFives! The Rhymetime is free, and there will be lots of nursery rhymes and songs! No need to book - just drop in! For more information, please phone 01235 762291, or message Wantage Library through Facebook!

  • Zumba Gold (60+)

    March 4, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Grove Village Hall, Main St, Grove, Wantage OX12 7JY, UK

    Get active with this dance party workout that moves at your pace

    £5

    Contact Neeraj to book 07717346351, neeraj.hargun@southandvale.gov.uk

  • Table Tennis (60+)

    March 4, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    East Hanney War Memorial Hall

    Join a casual group of players playing social games of Table Tennis

    £4 per session

    Contact Simone simone.passeri@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717326661

  • Rhymetime

    March 4, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Bring your little one along for our fun Rhymetime for the UnderFives! The Rhymetime is free, and there will be lots of nursery rhymes and songs! No need to book - just drop in! For more information, please phone 01235 762291, or message Wantage Library through Facebook!  

  • Weight Watchers

    March 4, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

March 5, 2020
  • The Beacon Coffee Morning

    March 5, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

    The Beacon Coffee Morning

    Every Tuesday and Thursday 9.00am - Noon

    Just £2.50 for a tea or coffee AND a slice of cake!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Drop in Computer Help

    March 5, 2020 @ 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.

  • Stop Smoking Support Clinic

    March 5, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Do you want to stop smoking, but need some help and advice on how to do this? Drop into the Stop Smoking Clinic, at Wantage Library every Thursday, and advisers from SmokeFreeLife Oxfordshire will be on hand to give you support on how to give up smoking! For more details,please ring 01865 238036!

  • Alfie's Stay and Play

    March 5, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Bring your little ones to this relaxed session where they can join Alfie bear as he plays with lots of toys, makes something to take home (optional) and listens to a story (optional).
    Suggested donation £1 per child.
    Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
    These sessions are for under 5's.

  • Health Walk

    March 5, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Join a friendly group of local walkers as they walk around the town. 
    All ages and abilities welcome, the walkers normally have 2 groups, one group does a longer walk and the other group does a shorter walk so no matter your ability there will be a walk perfect for you.

    Free to join, but please support the Vale And Downland Museum Cafe. The walkers normally stay for drinks (and cake) after the walk and have a good chat.

    For your first time joining the group please arrive around 10 minutes earlier as you will be required to fill in a join form.

    The health walkers meet at the Vale & Downland Museum at around 10am and aim to leave for the walk around 10.15.

  • Computer Help Drop in Sessions!

    March 5, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Do you need help setting up an email account, using Office or the Internet? Our friendly digital helper is on hand to help you learn how to this! Please contact Grove Library on 01235 763841 to find out more, and to book your free session!

  • Knit & Natter

    March 5, 2020 @ 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! No need to book, just drop in!

  • Stop Smoking Drop-In Clinic!

    March 5, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Would you like some help or advice on how to stop smoking? Drop into our Stop Smoking clinic, every Thursday, 2pm - 5pm - the friendly staff from Solutions4Health are here to give you some help! No need to book, just drop in! For more information, phone Grove Library on 01235 763841, or email grove.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk!

  • New Age Kurling

    March 5, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Wantage Leisure Centre, Portway, Wantage, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 9BY, UK

    No need for Ice with this fun game, can be played seated or standing

    £2.50 including tea/coffee

    Just turn up or contact Ashley for more information
    01235 422219 ashley.chapman@southandvale.gov.uk

  • Pickleball

    March 5, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Better Wantage Leisure Centre, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BY, UK

    Play this fun racket sport that is a cross between Tennis and Badminton. Ideal for playing a racket sport without as much movement.

    £3.30 per session, try your first session for free

    Contact Alan 01235 766201 or just turn up

March 6, 2020
  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Wantage Country Market

    March 6, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
    The Vale & Downland Museum, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, United Kingdom

    The best place to buy fresh homemade goodies such as jams, chutneys, cakes as well as home grown fruit, vegetables and flowers.

  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    March 6, 2020 @ 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

March 7, 2020
  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Children's clothes and books swap

    March 7, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    Methodist chirch hall, Newbury Sreet, Wantage, OX12 8DA

    Why shop when you can swap?

    Bring clothes, shoes and books your children no longer use and swap them for something they'll love! (No underwear or swimwear please)

    0-12 years

    To take part please bring at least one clean and presentable item to swap, you can take away as many items as you bring in, extras can be bought for £1 per item.

    Refreshments available

    Drop off you tiems 9.30-10.30am
    Select new items 10.30-11.30am

    Items that are leftover will be donated or recycled
    Any questions? Contact Jane: janevkent@icloud.com / 01235 765421

  • Saturday Code Club!

    March 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    If you are aged 8 - 13yrs old, and would like to learn about coding, as well as making fun games and activities in code, please message us through Facebook, or ask at Wantage Library! The Club runs EVERY Saturday morning, 10am - 11am - contact us now to see whether we have any spaces for for new members!

  • Saturday Family Lego Club!

    March 7, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Saturday Family Lego Club meets on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays every month, from 10.30am to 11.30am! If your children love creating stuff with Lego, come along and join in with them in this relaxed floor session! Please get in touch on 01235 763841 to find out more!

  • Drawing Mania!

    March 7, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    A free drop-in drawing session using the museum collection as inspiration.
    Free guidance given and all materials provided.
    Suitable for all ages and abilities.
    Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

March 8, 2020
  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

March 9, 2020
  • Community Drop-In Cafe

    March 9, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Methodist Church Hall, 20 Newbury & Church St. OX12 8DA

    Open to all (wantagemethodist.org.uk)

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    March 9, 2020 @ 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 9, 2020 @ 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

  • Stay, Play and Learn!

    March 9, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Drop into Wantage Library for a friendly, gentle morning of playing & activities, and play with toys, sensory materials and books - Perfect for babies, toddlers and their families! No need to book, just drop in! These sessions are kindly supported by the Grove and Wantage Family Community Group!

  • Make Lace Monday

    March 9, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Have you ever wondered how lace is made?
    A small group of Wantage Lace Makers meet in the Museum Cafe every 2nd Monday of the Month, to show you how lace is made and to give you a chance to have a go yourself with one of their taster kits.
    Free admission but donations welcome.

March 10, 2020
  • The Beacon Coffee Morning

    March 10, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

    The Beacon Coffee Morning

    Every Tuesday and Thursday 9.00am - Noon

    Just £2.50 for a tea or coffee AND a slice of cake!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Rhymetime!

    March 10, 2020 @ 10:45 am - 11:15 am
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Bring your little one along for our fun Rhymetime for the UnderFives! The Rhymetime is free, and there will be lots of nursery rhymes and songs! No need to book - just drop in! For more information, please phone 01235 763841!

  • Walking Football

    March 10, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    East Hanney War Memorial Field

    New session starts 3 July 2018, come and join in the revolution for over 60's! Fun and fitness football at walking pace!

    £2 per session

    Contact Simone Passeri simone.passseri@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717326661

  • Reading Group

    March 10, 2020 @ 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!

  • Yoga/Seated Yoga (60+)

    March 10, 2020 @ 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
    Grove Adult learning building

    Gentle exercise for the over 60. Starts 10 July 2018

    £5 per session

    Contact Neeraj neeraj.hargun@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717346351

  • Family History Help!

    March 10, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Are you interested in researching your family tree? Our volunteer expert will help you with your family history research using our free online resources! For more information, or to book your free session, phone Grove Library on 01235 763841, or email grove.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk!

  • Photography Talk by Michelle Whitmore

    March 10, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    Methodist Church Hall, Newbury Street, Wantage, OX12 8DA,

    This evening Wantage Camera Club welcomes Michelle Whitmore, digital artist and photographer. With her fine art images Michelle obtained a number of qualifications. She is an Associate of the Royal Photographic Society. Recently she became a Fellow of the Society of Weddding and Portrait Photographers with her panel of portraits based around flowers ‘La Boule de Fleur Mascarade’. She will go through the process of creating a panel and tell how she stacked the odds in her favour. We look forward to seeing her beautiful images.

    For a preview of Michelle's work see http://michellewhitmore.co.uk/.For more information about the club's programme see http://wantagecameraclub.co.uk/.

    All visitors very welcome. The visitor fee is £3 at the door. Doors open at 7 pm.

    Nearest parking: The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BU, with entrance to the church hall via Church Street.

March 11, 2020
  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Drop in Computer help

    March 11, 2020 @ 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.

  • Weight Watchers

    March 11, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

  • Family History 1 to 1

    March 11, 2020 @ 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

  • Rhymetime

    March 11, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Bring your little one along for our fun Rhymetime for the UnderFives! The Rhymetime is free, and there will be lots of nursery rhymes and songs! No need to book - just drop in! For more information, please phone 01235 762291, or message Wantage Library through Facebook!

  • Zumba Gold (60+)

    March 11, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Grove Village Hall, Main St, Grove, Wantage OX12 7JY, UK

    Get active with this dance party workout that moves at your pace

    £5

    Contact Neeraj to book 07717346351, neeraj.hargun@southandvale.gov.uk

  • Table Tennis (60+)

    March 11, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    East Hanney War Memorial Hall

    Join a casual group of players playing social games of Table Tennis

    £4 per session

    Contact Simone simone.passeri@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717326661

  • Rhymetime

    March 11, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Bring your little one along for our fun Rhymetime for the UnderFives! The Rhymetime is free, and there will be lots of nursery rhymes and songs! No need to book - just drop in! For more information, please phone 01235 762291, or message Wantage Library through Facebook!  

  • Weight Watchers

    March 11, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

March 12, 2020
  • The Beacon Coffee Morning

    March 12, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

    The Beacon Coffee Morning

    Every Tuesday and Thursday 9.00am - Noon

    Just £2.50 for a tea or coffee AND a slice of cake!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Drop in Computer Help

    March 12, 2020 @ 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.

  • Stop Smoking Support Clinic

    March 12, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Do you want to stop smoking, but need some help and advice on how to do this? Drop into the Stop Smoking Clinic, at Wantage Library every Thursday, and advisers from SmokeFreeLife Oxfordshire will be on hand to give you support on how to give up smoking! For more details,please ring 01865 238036!

  • Health Walk

    March 12, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Join a friendly group of local walkers as they walk around the town. 
    All ages and abilities welcome, the walkers normally have 2 groups, one group does a longer walk and the other group does a shorter walk so no matter your ability there will be a walk perfect for you.

    Free to join, but please support the Vale And Downland Museum Cafe. The walkers normally stay for drinks (and cake) after the walk and have a good chat.

    For your first time joining the group please arrive around 10 minutes earlier as you will be required to fill in a join form.

    The health walkers meet at the Vale & Downland Museum at around 10am and aim to leave for the walk around 10.15.

  • Computer Help Drop in Sessions!

    March 12, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Do you need help setting up an email account, using Office or the Internet? Our friendly digital helper is on hand to help you learn how to this! Please contact Grove Library on 01235 763841 to find out more, and to book your free session!

  • Stop Smoking Drop-In Clinic!

    March 12, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Would you like some help or advice on how to stop smoking? Drop into our Stop Smoking clinic, every Thursday, 2pm - 5pm - the friendly staff from Solutions4Health are here to give you some help! No need to book, just drop in! For more information, phone Grove Library on 01235 763841, or email grove.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk!

  • New Age Kurling

    March 12, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Wantage Leisure Centre, Portway, Wantage, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 9BY, UK

    No need for Ice with this fun game, can be played seated or standing

    £2.50 including tea/coffee

    Just turn up or contact Ashley for more information
    01235 422219 ashley.chapman@southandvale.gov.uk

  • Pickleball

    March 12, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    Better Wantage Leisure Centre, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BY, UK

    Play this fun racket sport that is a cross between Tennis and Badminton. Ideal for playing a racket sport without as much movement.

    £3.30 per session, try your first session for free

    Contact Alan 01235 766201 or just turn up

March 13, 2020
  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Wantage Country Market

    March 13, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
    The Vale & Downland Museum, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, United Kingdom

    The best place to buy fresh homemade goodies such as jams, chutneys, cakes as well as home grown fruit, vegetables and flowers.

  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    March 13, 2020 @ 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

  • Museum Book Group

    March 13, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    The Museum book group meet in the Museum Cafe every 2nd Friday of the Month.
    If you would like to join please leave your contact details at the Museum & the leader of the book group will contact you.
    Call 01235 771447 email vdmtourism@gmail.com or pop into the Museum

March 14, 2020
  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Knit and Natter!

    March 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    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! No need to book, just drop in!

  • Saturday Code Club!

    March 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    If you are aged 8 - 13yrs old, and would like to learn about coding, as well as making fun games and activities in code, please message us through Facebook, or ask at Wantage Library! The Club runs EVERY Saturday morning, 10am - 11am - contact us now to see whether we have any spaces for for new members!

  • Craft It Club!

    March 14, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Come and see what fantastic crafts you can make - parents & children welcome! No need to book, just pop in and get creative!

  • County Councillor Surgery

    March 14, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Drop into Grove Library, for your chance to ask Cllr Jane Hanna for advice on council matters and issues of concern. For more information, please contact Grove Library on 01235 763841.

March 15, 2020
  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

March 16, 2020
  • Community Drop-In Cafe

    March 16, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Methodist Church Hall, 20 Newbury & Church St. OX12 8DA

    Open to all (wantagemethodist.org.uk)

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon

    March 16, 2020 @ 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 16, 2020 @ 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

  • Turning point

    March 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Mix Community Space, 15 Mill St, Wantage OX12 9AB, UK

    Turning Point, who provide drug and alcohol treatment throughout Oxfordshire are running a drop-in session. If you are in addiction and would like some support around substance use, or if you're worried about someone or need family support come along and speak to someone in a welcoming, safe space.

  • Stay, Play and Learn!

    March 16, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage OX12 7BB, UK

    Drop into Wantage Library for a friendly, gentle morning of playing & activities, and play with toys, sensory materials and books - Perfect for babies, toddlers and their families! No need to book, just drop in! These sessions are kindly supported by the Grove and Wantage Family Community Group!

  • Monday Lego Club!

    March 16, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Monday Lego Club meets on the 1st and 3rd Monday every month, from 4pm - 5pm! If you are in Yr 5 or 6, love creating stuff with Lego, and like making new friends - pop in to get an application form, and join in with the fun! Please get in touch on 01235 763841 to find out more!

March 17, 2020
  • The Beacon Coffee Morning

    March 17, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

    The Beacon Coffee Morning

    Every Tuesday and Thursday 9.00am - Noon

    Just £2.50 for a tea or coffee AND a slice of cake!

  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Tuesday Chat Coffee Morning!

    March 17, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    No need to book, just come along for a tea/coffee, a biscuitand a natter! Scrabble and chess boards are also available for anyone who wouldlike a game, so a cosy morning of fun is guaranteed.

  • Walking Football

    March 17, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    East Hanney War Memorial Field

    New session starts 3 July 2018, come and join in the revolution for over 60's! Fun and fitness football at walking pace!

    £2 per session

    Contact Simone Passeri simone.passseri@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717326661

  • Yoga/Seated Yoga (60+)

    March 17, 2020 @ 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
    Grove Adult learning building

    Gentle exercise for the over 60. Starts 10 July 2018

    £5 per session

    Contact Neeraj neeraj.hargun@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717346351

  • Family History Help!

    March 17, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Grove Library, Millbrook Grove, Grove, Wantage OX12 7LB, UK

    Are you interested in researching your family tree? Our volunteer expert will help you with your family history research using our free online resources! For more information, or to book your free session, phone Grove Library on 01235 763841, or email grove.library@oxfordshire.gov.uk!

  • Photography Talk by Ian Bateman

    March 17, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    Methodist Church Hall, Newbury Street, Wantage, OX12 8DA,

    This evening Wantage Camera Club welcomes Ian Bateman FRPS MPAGB AV-AFIAP APAG, former Chairman of both the Club and its AV Group, and a well-known figure in the world of audiovisual photography. Ian was the first person ever to be awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Photographic Society on the strength of digitally projected photo sequences. Tonight he will take us 'Around the World in 90 Minutes' with his AV show and we look forward to a very exciting evening.

    For a preview of Ian's work see see http://www.ibateman.co.uk/Ian/index.html.

    For more information about the club's programme see http://wantagecameraclub.co.uk/.
    All visitors very welcome. The visitor fee is £3 at the door. Doors open at 7 pm.

    Nearest parking: The Beacon, Portway, Wantage, OX12 9BU, with entrance to the church hall via Church Street.

  • Flower Demonstration: Summer Holidays with Yvonne Tan

    March 17, 2020 @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
    Loyd Lindsay Rooms, High St, Ardington, Wantage OX12 8PS, UK

    If you love flowers, you will love what you can do at Wantage flower club! We welcome visitors, especially visitors and those new to the area and we will make every effort to welcome you. Wantage flower club has younger members too!

    You will see fantastic flower arrangements created by International Deonstrator Hans Haverkamp and all the beautiful arrangements are raffled at the end of the evening!

    The committee has organised events throughout the year including a NEW series of workshops on 4th Wednesdays of the month. You may have seen us at Wantage Flower Club, Grove Extravaganza and some of our members competing at flower shows around the country including the Blenheim Palace Flower Show. You can be as involved as you like as there are further events held by the BB&O area & by NAFAS. You can even go on holiday in the UK, Europe & next year India for the world flower show...

    Visitors to see this International Demonstrator £14

    We are one of the top clubs in the country for our media so you can look and see what has happened at past events. You can welcome to contact us on wantageflowerclub@gmail.com or
    phone Catherine 07511840159 (text preferred please) or use other media.

    wantageflowerclub.wordpress.com is our website with publications and you can easily find the programme, next workshop & next demonstration.

    You can follow us on Facebook, you will find wantageflowerclub with many photos and you can find past publications by looking in the photo album section. This will show you what happens at our flower club from relaxing and enjoying leading flower arranging demonstrators showing how to create amazing designs on the 3rd Tuesday of the month (except January, August, December) from 7pm for 7.30pm start - 10pm, to trying our

    NEW flower workshops every 4th Wednesday of the month (except December & January) from
    7pm - 9pm at Loyd Lindsay Rooms in Ardington. Earlier this year we had a day trip with Oxford flower club by coach to the London Design Centre to see the NAFAS Diamond Anniversary National Show. We also held a quiz at Grove Village Hall in August to raise funds for the flower club.

    We have recently set up Instagram so that you can follow wantageflowerclub and also have a twitter account.

    We hope you can join us for the best demonstration of the year and look forward to welcoming you to our flower club tonight. We hope you will join us as a member next year.

March 18, 2020
  • Stanford In The Vale - The Hidden Past Exhibition

    January 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am - April 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
    Vale & Downland Museum & Visitor Centre, 19 Church St, Wantage OX12 8BL, UK

    Since 2008 the University of Winchester has worked with the Stanford In The Vale community to research the archaeology of their village. This project, directed by David Ashby, revealed the origins and growth of the settlement from it's earliest beginnings to the present day. The key findings and objects from the fascinating excavations will be on display in this special exhibition.

    Free admission but donations welcome.

    This exhibition runs from 25th January til 25th April 2020, Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4pm.

    Please note last admission to the Museum is 3.30pm.

  • Drop in Computer help

    March 18, 2020 @ 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.

  • Weight Watchers

    March 18, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK

  • Family History 1 to 1

    March 18, 2020 @ 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

  • Rhymetime

    March 18, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Bring your little one along for our fun Rhymetime for the UnderFives! The Rhymetime is free, and there will be lots of nursery rhymes and songs! No need to book - just drop in! For more information, please phone 01235 762291, or message Wantage Library through Facebook!

  • Zumba Gold (60+)

    March 18, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Grove Village Hall, Main St, Grove, Wantage OX12 7JY, UK

    Get active with this dance party workout that moves at your pace

    £5

    Contact Neeraj to book 07717346351, neeraj.hargun@southandvale.gov.uk

  • Table Tennis (60+)

    March 18, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    East Hanney War Memorial Hall

    Join a casual group of players playing social games of Table Tennis

    £4 per session

    Contact Simone simone.passeri@southandvale.gov.uk
    07717326661

  • Rhymetime

    March 18, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wantage Library, Stirlings Rd, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 7BB, United Kingdom

    Bring your little one along for our fun Rhymetime for the UnderFives! The Rhymetime is free, and there will be lots of nursery rhymes and songs! No need to book - just drop in! For more information, please phone 01235 762291, or message Wantage Library through Facebook!  

  • Weight Watchers

    March 18, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX, UK