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  • London Bulgarian Choir and Voices Unlimited (in aid of Hope and Homes for Children) - 8.30pm, May 9th at St Barnabas Church  
  • Truck Festival, Hill Farm, Oxfordshire, 17-18 July 2015. Headliners: The Charlatans, Basement Jaxx  
  • Catweazle Club - legendary home of acoustic artistry. Every Thursday, 8pm, East Oxford Community Centre  
  • Oxford Playhouse Playsout presents Hoke's Bluff at West Oxford Community Centre, Thu 7th & Fri 8th May 2015  
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  • Truck Festival 2015 Competition  
  •  Garsington Open Gardens, Saturday May 16th 2-5pm. Tickets £5.00 pp (including tea and cake) from the lychgate, St Mary’s Church Southend Garsington, OX44 9DL (children free). For further information email: tina_everett@btinternet.com.

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    Willie J Healey Truck Store Fri 22 May: 6pm

    Quiz Night The Cape of Good Hope Tue 5 May: 8.30pm

    Ada Milea Albion Beatnik Bookstore Fri 8 May: 8pm

    Last chance to book for

    Fly-fishing classes
    Book by Wed, 6 May

    (Starts Sat, 9 May)

    The life and work of John Henry Brookes: the man who inspired Oxford Brookes
    Book by Wed, 6 May

    (Starts Wed, 6 May)

    Why Can't You Stop Smoking?
    Book by Wed, 6 May

    (Starts Thu, 7 May)

    Giles Underwood (bass-baritone) and The Martlet Ensemble
    Book by Wed, 6 May

    (Starts Sat, 9 May)

    Ben Morris - CGI, OSCAR, Star Wars & Me
    Book by Wed, 6 May

    (Starts Thu, 7 May)

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    Spring Search Family Trail Museum of Oxford

    Kids' activity sheet, a trail around the Museum finding the flowers and solving the puzzle

    10am-4.30pm £1

    Museum of Oxford: Explore Oxford Galleries, Oxford Town Hall, St Aldates, Oxford OX1 1BX, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, closed Sundays. Last admission 30 minutes before closing.

    www.museumofoxford.org Email Me 01865 252334

    No need to book!

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    Museum, Family Friendly, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Kids' Activities

    Megalosaurus: ‘The First Dinosaur'

    The first scientifically-described dinosaur, the Megalosaurus, was found in the 19th century just a few miles from the Museum.

    10am - 5pm Free.

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 613785

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    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Baby College Botley Inspiring Parents

    Booking Now

    Fun weekly Parent & Baby Development Classes. 3 age groups 0-3 years. Book online.

    9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am £7 in advance (discount for term booking)

    West Oxford Community Centre, Botley Road, Oxford OX2 0BT

    www.babycollegeoxford.co.uk Email Me 01865 421879

    Must book by 02 Jun 2015

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    Family Friendly, Baby, Today, This Week, Learning, Classes

    Humpty Dumpty Music Club

    Rhymes, songs and nonsense things to sing out loud with your child.

    11.15am-12.00 £3.50 (£1.00 siblings)

    Florence Park Community Centre, Cornwallis Road, Oxford OX4 3NH

    Email Me 07969522368

    No need to book!

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    Humpty Dumpty Music Club is a a lively and interactive music session where together you'll enjoy traditional rhymes and chants...read more

    Family Friendly, Music, Baby, Today, This Week, Singing

    Baby Music Busy Bees Music Group

    Special music sessions for little babies from 2 months to too wriggly.

    11.40am - 12.30pm £4/family pay-as-you-go

    Headington Community Centre, Gladstone Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 8LL

    busybeesmusic.co.uk/ Email Me

    No need to book!

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    Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Music, Baby, Today, This Week

    Musical Fun For Under 5s Busy Bees Music Group

    Award-winning, lively music time for all the family. Free coffee before each session.

    9.30am and 10.20am £3.50/family/session payable termly

    Headington Community Centre, Gladstone Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 8LL

    www.busybeesmusic.co.uk Email Me

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    Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Music, Today, This Week, Kids' Activities

    Toddler Music Busy Bees Music Group

    For toddlers from too wriggly to 24months. Active music time for you and your toddler.

    11.10am (coffee from 10.50am) £3.50/family/session payable termly

    Headington Community Centre, Gladstone Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 8LL

    www.busybeesmusic.co.uk Email Me

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    Family Friendly, Music, Baby, Today, This Week, Kids' Activities

    Family Drop-In Session - open to all! Donnington Doorstep

    Free Drop-In with fun play activities for all ages! Low-cost homemade lunch served daily!

    10am-3pm Free

    Donnington Doorstep Family Centre, Townsend Square, Oxford OX4 4BB

    www.donnington-doorstep.org.uk Email Me 01865 722721

    No need to book!

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    Family Friendly, OX4, Baby, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Kids' Activities

    Music & Dancing: 0-4 Years MAD Academy

    High energy music & dancing classes for babies & children.

    09:30 - 12:00 (classes for different age groups) From £4.00 (babies) and £5.00 (walkers

    North Oxford Association Community Centre, Ferry Centre, Diamond Place, Summertown OX2 7DP

    ...madacademy.com... Email Me 01869 369502

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    Family Friendly, Music, Dance, Today, This Week, Classes, Kids' Activities

    Philip Koomen ~ Forest to Furniture: Ideas in the Making River Rowing Museum

    40 years of sustainable furniture making and recent creative experiments of form & surface.

    10-5pm 8.50/Conc. tickets valid for 1 year to museum

    River & Rowing Museum, Mill Meadows, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 1BF, 10am to 5pm 7 days a week

    www.philipkoomen.co.uk Email Me 01491 681122

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    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Baby Massage at Barefoot Books Baby College Oxford

    Baby Massage classes with Baby College at Barefoot Books in Summertown. 3 week course.

    2.15pm £27 for 3

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    www.babycollegeoxford.co.uk Email Me 01865 421879

    Must book by 02 Jun 2015

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    Family Friendly, Baby, Today, This Week, Classes

    Baby Massage Course Baby College Oxford

    Practical 3 week course in Baby Massage from Bea or Donna from Baby College.

    2.15 pm £27 for 3 weeks or £10 for single class

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    www.babymassageoxford.co.uk Email Me 01865 436920

    Must book by 31 Mar 2015

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    Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Baby, Today, This Week, Classes

    Afternoon Nursery Rhymes and Singalongs Barefoot Books

    Little ones & their families are invited to join Claire for nursery rhymes and sing-alongs

    2pm 0-4yrs Free

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    ...barefootbooks.com... Email Me 01865 311100

    No need to book!

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    Family Friendly, Music, Baby, Today, This Week

    Clockwork Music Toddler's Music Class Clockwork Music

    Tick Tock for toddlers. Book your free trial session.

    10.15am £5.50

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528 146891

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    Family Friendly, Music, Today, This Week, Classes

    Clockwork Music Babies' Music Class Clockwork Music

    Rock Around the Clock for Babies

    10.50am £5.50

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528146891

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    Family Friendly, Music, Baby, Today, This Week, Classes

    Clockwork Music Children's Music Class Clockwork Music

    Clockmakers' Music Class for children from 2.5 years.

    9.40am £5.50

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528146891

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    Family Friendly, Music, Today, This Week, Classes

    Baby Massage Course Baby College Oxford

    Practical 3 week course in Baby Massage from Bea or Donna from Baby College.

    2.15 pm £27 for 3 weeks or £10 for single class

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    www.babymassageoxford.co.uk Email Me 01865 436920

    Must book by 07 Jul 2015

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    Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Baby, Today, This Week, Classes

    Community Coffee group Dean Court Community Centre

    Friendly coffee group open to all. Tea/Coffee plus cake for just £1.50!

    10- 11.30 am £1.50

    Dean Court Community Centre, Pinnocks Way, Dean Court, Botley, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 9DG

    deancourtcc.org.uk/ Email Me

    No need to book!

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    Family Friendly, Meeting, Food, Today, This Week

    Forest Tots toddler group Oxfordshire Forest School Service

    Outdoor drop-in sessions. Let your 0-5 year old explore Hill End. Refreshments.

    10am-12noon £3 per child (6m+) Adluts FREE

    The Hill End Centre, Eynsham Road, Farmoor, Oxford, OX2 9NJ

    ...hillend-oec.co.uk... Email Me 01865 861954

    No need to book!

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    Nature, Family Friendly, Today, This Week, Outdoors

    Baby College Abingdon Inspiring Parents

    Fun Weekly Parent & Baby Development Classes. 3 age groups for 0-3 years, book online

    9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am £7 in advance (discount for term booking)

    The Northcourt Centre, Northcourt Road, Abingdon, OX14 1NS

    www.babycollegeoxford.co.uk Email Me 01865 436920

    Must book by 02 Jun 2015

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    Family Friendly, Baby, Today, This Week, Learning, Classes

    ToursTuesday 5th May 2015 Hide

    Oxford Time Tours Oxford Time Tours

    A family-friendly unique one hour chronological walking tour... with a time traveller!

    1.30pm £8 adults/£4 children/£18 family

    The Vaults & Garden, University Church of St Mary the Virgin, (entrance via Radcliffe Square), Oxford OX1 4AH

    www.oxfordtimetours.com Email Me 07877 794793

    Must book by 19 Mar 2015

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    Family Friendly, Oxford History, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Tours

    MeetingTuesday 5th May 2015 Hide

    Knitting Group Jam Factory Knitters

    No cost, all ages and abilities welcome.

    5.30-7.30pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    margaretpargeter317@btinternet.com

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    Family Friendly, Meeting, Today, This Week

    CinemaTuesday 5th May 2015 Hide

    Odeon George Street 0871 224 4007 — Tuesday 5th May 2015 Hide

    Cinderella [U]

    Disney live-action remake of the classic fairytale. Runtime: 113 mins

    1.50, 4.30pm

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Fairytale, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Two By Two [U]

    There are stowaways on the Ark! Runtime: 87 mins

    11.50am, 2.00, 4.00pm

    Nature, Cinema, Family Friendly, Animation, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    O'Reilly Theatre (Keble College)Tuesday 5th May 2015 Hide

    "Journey to Yarsa" to help Nepal Oxford University Nepal Society

    Depicts the trails and journey of Yarsa (valuable herb) hunters.

    8:30 - 9:30 pm Fundraiser - as you wish

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Charity, Nepali, Today, This Week

    Vue Cinema 08712 240 240 (10p per min from BT) — Tuesday 5th May 2015 Hide

    Home [U] (2D)

    Colour-changing alien blob befriends human girl voiced by Rihanna. Runtime: 94 mins

    12.30, 5.40pm

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Sci-Fi, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Two By Two [U]

    There are stowaways on the Ark! Runtime: 87 mins

    10.30am, 12.45, 3.10pm

    Nature, Cinema, Family Friendly, Animation, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Cinderella [U]

    Disney live-action remake of the classic fairytale. Runtime: 113 mins

    12.00, 3.00pm

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Fairytale, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    ArtTuesday 5th May 2015 Hide

    Debora Delmar Corp. Upward Mobility Modern Art Oxford

    Modern Art Oxford presents a major new site-specific installation by Debora Delmar Corp.

    11am - 6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    www.modernartoxford.org.uk/events/ Email Me 01865 813813

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    Upward Mobility looks at our behaviour as consumers. What can be kept private and what is made public is investigated by placing...read more

    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Test Run: Performance in Public Modern Art Oxford

    A multidisciplinary exploration of ideas which focuses on artists who use public space.

    11am-6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 813813

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    Exhibition, Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    ClassesTuesday 5th May 2015 Hide

    Spanish Beginners for children (7-11) Coyotes ELE. Spanish Lessons for Children

    Spanish lessons for children. Learn Spanish and have fun! Games, stories, songs and more!

    4:30-5:30 (9-11 years-old) £8 per session

    South Oxford Community Centre, Lake Street, Oxford OX1 4RP

    www.spanishcoyotes.com Email Me 07981 059511

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    Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Spanish, Today, This Week, Classes

    Latin Club for Kids! Communicate Project CIC

    Latin Club for 7-11 year-olds. Learn all about Romans, their language and Roman Britain!

    3.15-4.15pm £8 per lesson

    South Oxford Community Centre, Lake Street, Oxford OX1 4RP

    www.communicateproject.com Email Me

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    Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Language School, Today, This Week, Classes

    Clockwork Music Preschool Music Classes Clockwork Music Oxford

    Developing music skills through traditional and original songs, percussion and dance.

    9.30 Toddlers 10.05 2yr 10.40 3&4yrs 11.15 Babies £5.50 per class, termly payment

    Thame Barns Centre, Church Road, Thame, Oxon OX9 3AJ

    www.clockworkmusic.co.uk karen@clockworkmusic.co.uk 07757 011539

    Must book by 07 Jul 2015

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    Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Music, Today, This Week, Classes

    Pilates Classes Drayton Village Hall

    Pilates, original method, taught by experienced instructor at various locations.

    7-8pm vary - check tutor

    Drayton Village Hall, Lockway, Drayton, OX14 4LF

    draytonvh.co.uk Email Me 01235814299

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    Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Sports and Fitness, Today, This Week, Classes

    Baby College Woodstock NEW VENUE Baby College Oxford

    Fun weekly Parent & Baby Development Classes. 2 age groups 0-2 years. Book online

    10 am, 11 am £7 a week and discount for term bookings

    The Assembly Rooms (above the Town Hall), Market Place, Woodstock, OX20 1SL

    www.babycollegeoxford.co.uk Email Me 01865 436920

    Must book by 16 May 2015

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    Family Friendly, Baby, Education, Today, This Week, Classes

    WorshipTuesday 5th May 2015 Hide

    Choral Evensong Worcester College Chapel

    Boys choir. Gibbons Short, 'The Call' VW, Byrd. Set in Burges' lovely Jewel box chapel

    6:15pm Free

    Worcester College, Worcester Street, Oxford OX1 2HB, Daily 2pm - 5pm. Admission free.

    www.worcesterchapel.co.uk/the-chapel/ Email Me 01865 278300

    No need to book!

    Family Friendly, Worship, Today, This Week

    DanceTuesday 5th May 2015 Hide

    Open Hip Hop Choreography Class Body Politic

    A fun relaxed environment for dancers of all levels.

    7-8pm £5

    City of Oxford College - Oxford City Centre Campus, Oxpens Road, Oxford OX1 1SA

    bodypoliticdance.com Email Me

    No need to book!

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    Family Friendly, Sports and Fitness, Dance, Today, This Week, Classes

    Outside OxfordshireTuesday 5th May 2015 Hide

    Badger Watching, Wytham Woods Wytham Woods

    Watch at dusk the activities of badgers, learn about their history, habitat and behaviours

    18.30- 21.00 free

    Wytham Woods, Wytham Sawmill, Wytham, OX2 8QQ

    Website Email Me 01865 726832

    Must book by 30 Apr 2015

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    Eco, Nature, Family Friendly, Outside Oxfordshire, Today, This Week

    Wednesday 6th May 2015 Hide

    Family FriendlyWednesday 6th May 2015 Hide

    Spring Search Family Trail Museum of Oxford

    Kids' activity sheet, a trail around the Museum finding the flowers and solving the puzzle

    10am-4.30pm £1

    Museum of Oxford: Explore Oxford Galleries, Oxford Town Hall, St Aldates, Oxford OX1 1BX, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, closed Sundays. Last admission 30 minutes before closing.

    www.museumofoxford.org Email Me 01865 252334

    No need to book!

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    Museum, Family Friendly, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Kids' Activities

    Megalosaurus: ‘The First Dinosaur'

    The first scientifically-described dinosaur, the Megalosaurus, was found in the 19th century just a few miles from the Museum.

    10am - 5pm Free.

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 613785

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    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Family Drop-In Session - open to all! Donnington Doorstep

    Free Drop-In with fun play activities for all ages! Low-cost homemade lunch served daily!

    10am-1pm Free

    Donnington Doorstep Family Centre, Townsend Square, Oxford OX4 4BB

    www.donnington-doorstep.org.uk Email Me 01865 722721

    No need to book!

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    Family Friendly, OX4, Baby, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Kids' Activities

    Kangaroo Sling Meet Oxford Sling Meet

    Baby-wearing social event in beautiful outdoor garden.

    11am-1pm £2 per family

    Barracks Lane Community Garden, Barracks Lane, off Cumberland Road, Oxford OX4 2AP

    www.oxfordslingmeet.co.uk Email Me

    No need to book!

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    Nature, Family Friendly, Meeting, Baby, Tomorrow, This Week

    Kangaroo Playgroup An indoor/outdoor playgroup

    Unstructured play in our garden setting, with attachment parenting ethos. All ages.

    11am-1pm £2 donation per family

    Barracks Lane Community Garden, Barracks Lane, off Cumberland Road, Oxford OX4 2AP

    kangarooplaygroup.wordpress.com Email Me

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    Eco, Nature, Family Friendly, Gardens, Tomorrow, This Week

    Philip Koomen ~ Forest to Furniture: Ideas in the Making River Rowing Museum

    40 years of sustainable furniture making and recent creative experiments of form & surface.

    10-5pm 8.50/Conc. tickets valid for 1 year to museum

    River & Rowing Museum, Mill Meadows, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 1BF, 10am to 5pm 7 days a week

    www.philipkoomen.co.uk Email Me 01491 681122

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    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Clockwork French for Pre-schoolers Clockwork French

    French games, rhymes, songs and stories with a bilingual teacher 11.45am

    11.45am £5.50 (£5 for block bookings)

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528146891

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    Family Friendly, French, Tomorrow, This Week, Classes

    Music & Dancing: 0-4 Years MAD Academy

    High energy music & dancing classes for babies & children.

    10:00 - 11:35 (classes for different age groups) From £4.00 (babies) and £5.00 (walkers)

    Yarnton Village Hall, The Paddocks, Yarnton, Oxfordshire OX5 1TE

    ...madacademy.com... Email Me 01869 369502

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    Family Friendly, Music, Dance, Tomorrow, This Week, Classes, Kids' Activities

    Clockwork Music children's music class Clockwork Music

    Clockmakers1 for 2-3 yr olds 9.45am

    9.45am £5.50

    St Giles Church Hall, OX2 6HA

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528146891

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    Family Friendly, Music, Baby, Tomorrow, This Week, Classes

    Clockwork Music Babies' and Toddlers Music Class. Clockwork Music

    Tick Tock - a music class for babies and toddlers

    10.20am £5.50

    St Giles Church Hall, OX2 6HA

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528146891

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    Family Friendly, Music, Baby, Tomorrow, This Week, Classes

    ToursWednesday 6th May 2015 Hide

    Oxford Time Tours Oxford Time Tours

    A family-friendly unique one hour chronological walking tour... with a time traveller!

    1.30pm £8 adults/£4 children/£18 family

    The Vaults & Garden, University Church of St Mary the Virgin, (entrance via Radcliffe Square), Oxford OX1 4AH

    www.oxfordtimetours.com Email Me 07877 794793

    Must book by 19 Mar 2015

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    Family Friendly, Oxford History, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Tours

    open day and information event Green Gates Nursing Home 2 hernes rd Summertown BUPA and Age Uk

    Green Gates are opening their doors to older people in the community. Free cream tea

    2-3.30 Free

    green gates nursing homeOX2 7PT

    Email Me 07827 235457

    No need to book!

    Family Friendly, Gardens, Courses and Workshops, Tomorrow, This Week, Tours

    CinemaWednesday 6th May 2015 Hide

    Odeon George Street 0871 224 4007 — Wednesday 6th May 2015 Hide

    Cinderella [U]

    Disney live-action remake of the classic fairytale. Runtime: 113 mins

    1.50, 4.30pm

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Fairytale, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Two By Two [U]

    There are stowaways on the Ark! Runtime: 87 mins

    4.00pm

    Nature, Cinema, Family Friendly, Animation, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Vue Cinema 08712 240 240 (10p per min from BT) — Wednesday 6th May 2015 Hide

    Home [U] (2D)

    Colour-changing alien blob befriends human girl voiced by Rihanna. Runtime: 94 mins

    12.30, 5.40pm

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Sci-Fi, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Two By Two [U]

    There are stowaways on the Ark! Runtime: 87 mins

    10.30am, 12.45, 3.10pm

    Nature, Cinema, Family Friendly, Animation, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Cinderella [U]

    Disney live-action remake of the classic fairytale. Runtime: 113 mins

    12.00, 3.00pm

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Fairytale, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    ArtWednesday 6th May 2015 Hide

    Debora Delmar Corp. Upward Mobility Modern Art Oxford

    Modern Art Oxford presents a major new site-specific installation by Debora Delmar Corp.

    11am - 6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    www.modernartoxford.org.uk/events/ Email Me 01865 813813

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    Upward Mobility looks at our behaviour as consumers. What can be kept private and what is made public is investigated by placing...read more

    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Test Run: Performance in Public Modern Art Oxford

    A multidisciplinary exploration of ideas which focuses on artists who use public space.

    11am-6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 813813

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    Exhibition, Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    ClassesWednesday 6th May 2015 Hide

    Baby College Witney Inspiring Parents

    Fun development classes, dancing, signing, sensory play, insights into development.

    2 age groups 10 & 11am £7 per session paid weekly/discount for term

    Witney Methodist Church, High St, Witney

    www.babycollegeoxford.co.uk Email Me 01865 436920

    Must book by 03 Jun 2015

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    Family Friendly, Baby, Tomorrow, This Week, Classes

    Baby College Summertown Inspiring Parents

    Fun Weekly Parent & Baby Development Classes. 3 age groups for 0-3. Book online.

    9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am £7 in advance (discount for term booking)

    North Oxford Association Community Centre, Ferry Centre, Diamond Place, Summertown OX2 7DP

    www.babycollegeoxford.co.uk Email Me 441865 421879

    Must book by 03 Jun 2015

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    Family Friendly, Music, Baby, Tomorrow, This Week, Classes

    KinetiKids: Dance Classes for 2 - 5 year olds! KinetiKids

    New fun and creative dance classes for boys and girls at venues across Oxford!

    09:30 - 10:05 (2 - 3yrs) 10:15 - 11:00 (3- 5yrs) 5/£5.50

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    www.kinetikids.uk Email Me 07889881984

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    Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Dance, Tomorrow, This Week, Classes

    Courses and WorkshopsWednesday 6th May 2015 Hide

    5 week Basic Dog Agility course Fair Weather Dog Training Club

    For dogs older than 10 months. Dogs can join any Wednesday.

    7-8pm £50 for the 5 weeks

    Westfield Stables, Fenway, Steeple Aston OX25 4SS

    www.fairweatherdogtrainingclub.co.uk Email Me 01869 322996

    Must book by 31 May 2015

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    Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Sports and Fitness, Tomorrow, This Week

    Thursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Family FriendlyThursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Spring Search Family Trail Museum of Oxford

    Kids' activity sheet, a trail around the Museum finding the flowers and solving the puzzle

    10am-4.30pm £1

    Museum of Oxford: Explore Oxford Galleries, Oxford Town Hall, St Aldates, Oxford OX1 1BX, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, closed Sundays. Last admission 30 minutes before closing.

    www.museumofoxford.org Email Me 01865 252334

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    Megalosaurus: ‘The First Dinosaur'

    The first scientifically-described dinosaur, the Megalosaurus, was found in the 19th century just a few miles from the Museum.

    10am - 5pm Free.

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 613785

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    Movers & Talkers Little Music School

    Fun music class for under 5's.

    10.30-11am £3.50

    Ark T Centre, Crowell Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 3LN

    www.little-music-school.co.uk Email Me 07981 321007

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    Babies Music Class Little Music School

    Come sing playful and soothing songs with baby. Fun with toys, instruments and scarves.

    11.15-11.45am £3.50

    Ark T Centre, Crowell Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 3LN

    www.little-music-school.co.uk Email Me 07981 321 007

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    Stay and Play East Oxford Family Center

    Meets Thursdays. Term time only. Play group for younger children, with Staff from the East Oxford Family Center.

    11am - 1pm Free

    Barracks Lane Community Garden, Barracks Lane, off Cumberland Road, Oxford OX4 2AP

    www.barrackslanegarden.org.uk Email Me 01865 248729.

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    Philip Koomen ~ Forest to Furniture: Ideas in the Making River Rowing Museum

    40 years of sustainable furniture making and recent creative experiments of form & surface.

    10-5pm 8.50/Conc. tickets valid for 1 year to museum

    River & Rowing Museum, Mill Meadows, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 1BF, 10am to 5pm 7 days a week

    www.philipkoomen.co.uk Email Me 01491 681122

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    MAD Academy Barefoot Books

    Music and dancing classes - high energy, free spirited, fun and physical music and dance!

    10-10.45 walkers-4yrs. 11-11.35 babies-crawlers £5/5.50 walkers-4yrs. £4.50/4 babies and crawlers

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    ...barefootbooks.com... Email Me 01865 311100

    Booking advised by 10 Jun 2015

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    Clockwork Music Children's Music Class Clockwork Music

    TIck Tock music for children aged 12-24 months.

    10.20am £5.50

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528146891

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    Clockwork Music Babies' Music Class Clockwork Music

    Rock Around the Clock music class for babies from 3 months. Book your free trial session.

    11.35am £5.50

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528146891

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    Clockwork Music Children's Music Class Clockwork Music

    Clockmakers 1 - a music class for children aged 2-3 years.

    9.45am £5.50

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528146891

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    Clockwork Music Children's Music Class Clockwork Music

    Clockmakers 2 - a music class for children aged 3-4 years

    11am £5.50

    Barefoot Books Studio, 294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7ED

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528146891

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    Thursday Burger Night The General Eliott

    A Choice of Beef, Chicken, Lamb or Veggie Burgers with different sides and fillings

    18.00-21.00 £10.00

    37 Manor Road, South Hinksey 0x1 5AS

    Email Me 01865 608567

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    Pubs, Family Friendly, This Week

    Music & Dancing: 0-4 Years MAD Academy

    High energy music & dancing classes for babies & children.

    09:45 - 11:25 (classes for different age groups) From £5.00 (walkers)

    Bicester Methodist Church Hall

    ...madacademy.com... Email Me 01869 369502

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    Baby College Thame Inspiring Parents

    Development Insights. Music, movement & sensory games. 3 age groups 0-3 years. Book online

    9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am £7 in advance (discount for term booking)

    Christ Church, Upper High Street, Thame, OX9 2DN

    www.babycollegeoxford.co.uk Email Me 01865 436920

    Must book by 04 Jun 2015

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    Pre school music classes Monkey Music Oxford

    Come and experience our award-winning music classes for babies and young children.

    9.30am - 11.30am Contact for info.

    St. Margaret's Institute, 30 Polstead Road, Oxford OX2 6TN

    www.monkeymusic.co.uk/area/oxford Email Me 01865 408037

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    Baby Massage Course Baby College Oxford

    Practical three week Baby Massage course. Learn the award-winning MamaBabyBliss programme.

    2.15 pm £27 for 3 weeks

    The Northcourt Centre, Northcourt Road, Abingdon, OX14 1NS

    www.babymassageoxford.co.uk Email Me 01865 436920

    Must book by 01 May 2015

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    Little Genius Music - Music Education for 0 to 7 years old Learn how music works through Kodaly/Dalcroze meth

    odology. Music is learn as a language and experienced through singing, movement and games

    9:15-10hrs £5.5 per session/55 Term

    Thursdays 9:15am at St. Michael and All Angels Church/ Marston Fridays 10am at Barefoot Book shop

    www.littlegeniusmusic.com Email Me 07975661717

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    FestivalThursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Oxford Brookes Outburst Festival, Pegasus Theatre, 7th - 9th May 2015

    Reviews

    A festival of activities, great ideas and entertainment for everyone.

    7pm-9pm £2.50 (£1)

    Pegasus Theatre, Magdalen Road, Oxford OX4 1RE

    www.pegasustheatre.org.uk Email Me 01865 812150

    Booking advised by 07 May 2015 Book tickets

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    ToursThursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Oxford Time Tours Oxford Time Tours

    A family-friendly unique one hour chronological walking tour... with a time traveller!

    1.30pm £8 adults/£4 children/£18 family

    The Vaults & Garden, University Church of St Mary the Virgin, (entrance via Radcliffe Square), Oxford OX1 4AH

    www.oxfordtimetours.com Email Me 07877 794793

    Must book by 19 Mar 2015

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    CinemaThursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Odeon George Street 0871 224 4007 — Thursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Cinderella [U]

    Disney live-action remake of the classic fairytale. Runtime: 113 mins

    1.50, 4.30pm

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Fairytale, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Phoenix Picturehouse 0871 902 5736 (10p/min from landline) — Thursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Toddler Time: The Hive 3 [U]

    Animated bee family. For parents with children aged 1-5.

    11.30am

    Cinema, Family Friendly, This Week

    O'Reilly Theatre (Keble College)Thursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    "Journey to Yarsa" to help Nepal Oxford University Nepal Society

    Depicts the trails and journey of Yarsa (valuable herb) hunters.

    6 - 7 pm Fundraiser - as you wish

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Charity, Nepali, Today, This Week

    Vue Cinema 08712 240 240 (10p per min from BT) — Thursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Home [U] (2D)

    Colour-changing alien blob befriends human girl voiced by Rihanna. Runtime: 94 mins

    12.20pm

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Sci-Fi, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Kids AM: The Hero of Colour City [U]

    Crayons v monsters. Runtime: 77 mins

    10.00am

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Art, Animation, This Week

    Two By Two [U]

    There are stowaways on the Ark! Runtime: 87 mins

    10.30am, 12.45, 3.10pm

    Nature, Cinema, Family Friendly, Animation, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Cinderella [U]

    Disney live-action remake of the classic fairytale. Runtime: 113 mins

    10.00am, 12.30, 2.50pm

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Fairytale, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out Of Water [U]

    Diabolical pirate Antonio Banderas steals the secret Krabby Pattie formula, so Spongebob and Plankton create a time machine to get it back. Runtime: 93 mins

    10.15am

    Cinema, Family Friendly, Pirates, Animation, Swimming, This Week

    ArtThursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Debora Delmar Corp. Upward Mobility Modern Art Oxford

    Modern Art Oxford presents a major new site-specific installation by Debora Delmar Corp.

    11am - 6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    www.modernartoxford.org.uk/events/ Email Me 01865 813813

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    Upward Mobility looks at our behaviour as consumers. What can be kept private and what is made public is investigated by placing...read more

    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Test Run: Performance in Public Modern Art Oxford

    A multidisciplinary exploration of ideas which focuses on artists who use public space.

    11am-6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 813813

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    ClassesThursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Spanish Beginners for children (7-11) Coyotes ELE. Spanish Lessons for Children

    Spanish lessons for children. Learn Spanish and have fun! Games, stories, songs and more!

    3:20-4:20, 4:30-5:30, 5:30-6:30 £8 per session

    South Oxford Community Centre, Lake Street, Oxford OX1 4RP

    www.spanishcoyotes.com Email Me 07981 059511

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    10 week Basic Obedience course Fair Weather Dog Training Club

    10 week Basic Obedience course for dogs older than 6 months. Any breed, any age

    19:30 to 8:15pm £70 for the 10 weeks

    Arncott Village Hall, Upper Arncott, Arncott, Bicester, OX25 1PL

    www.fairweatherdogtrainingclub.co.uk Email Me 01869 322996

    Must book by 20 Mar 2015

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    Clockwork Music Preschool Music Classes Clockwork Music Oxford

    Developing music skills through traditional and original songs, percussion and dance. Free

    9.30 Toddlers 10.05 2yr 10.40 3&4 yrs 11.15 Babies £5.50 per class, termly payment

    The Manor Preparatory School Faringdon Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX13 6LN

    www.clockworkmusic.co.uk karen@clockworkmusic.co.uk 07757 011539

    Must book by 09 Jul 2015

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    Baby Massage Abingdon with Baby College Oxford

    Award winning baby massage course. 3 week practical course.

    2.15 pm £27 for 3 classes

    The Northcourt Centre, Northcourt Road, Abingdon, OX14 1NS

    www.babycollegeoxford.co.uk Email Me 01865 436920

    Must book by 04 Jun 2015

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    WorshipThursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Choral Evensong Worcester College Chapel

    Contemplate Burges's jewel box decoration.Verse service Humfrey, Exultate Deo Palestrina

    6:00pm Free

    Worcester College, Worcester Street, Oxford OX1 2HB, Daily 2pm - 5pm. Admission free.

    www.worcesterchapel.co.uk/the-chapel/ Email Me 01865 278300

    No need to book!

    Family Friendly, Worship, This Week

    GigThursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Open mic at aloha Cafe Aloha

    Just turn up - Jack Little runs this event. Food, real ale, cocktails, kick back, chilled.

    8pm Free

    Café Aloha, 11 The Square, Botley, Oxford OX2 9LH, Tuesday to Friday: 8am-late; Saturday: 9am-late; Sunday and Monday: closed

    www.facebook.com/cafealohaoxford?fref=ts Email Me 07831558067

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    Celebrate Jazz Day with Nick Gill - Classic Jazz and Ragtime piano/vocals Oxford Classic Jazz

    Light, melodic and creative renditions of Cole Porter, Fats Waller, Scott Joplin et al

    8 - 11pm Free - good food and real ales available

    The Cock Inn, Combe

    www.classicjazz.co.uk Email Me 07932748379

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    Courses and WorkshopsThursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Puppy Socialisation Classes Fair Weather Dog Training Club

    Socialise your puppy with other puppies and people as well as teaching it basic obedience.

    6:45 pm to 7:30pm £70 for 10 week course

    Arncott Village Hall, Arncott, Bicester OX25 1PL

    www.fairweatherdogtrainingclub.co.uk Email Me 01869 322996

    Must book by 25 May 2015

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    Outside OxfordshireThursday 7th May 2015 Hide

    Badger Watching, Wytham Woods Wytham Woods

    Watch at dusk the activities of badgers, learn about their history, habitat and behaviours

    18.30- 21.00 free

    Wytham Woods, Wytham Sawmill, Wytham, OX2 8QQ

    Website Email Me 01865 726832

    Must book by 30 Apr 2015

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    Eco, Nature, Family Friendly, Outside Oxfordshire, Today, This Week

    Friday 8th May 2015 Hide

    Family FriendlyFriday 8th May 2015 Hide

    Spring Search Family Trail Museum of Oxford

    Kids' activity sheet, a trail around the Museum finding the flowers and solving the puzzle

    10am-4.30pm £1

    Museum of Oxford: Explore Oxford Galleries, Oxford Town Hall, St Aldates, Oxford OX1 1BX, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, closed Sundays. Last admission 30 minutes before closing.

    www.museumofoxford.org Email Me 01865 252334

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    Megalosaurus: ‘The First Dinosaur'

    The first scientifically-described dinosaur, the Megalosaurus, was found in the 19th century just a few miles from the Museum.

    10am - 5pm Free.

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 613785

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    Clockwork Music Children's Music Class Clockwork Music

    Music class for children aged 2-4 years. Book your free trial session.

    9.30am £4 (£3 Kennington residents)

    Kennington Village Centre, Kennington Road, (opposite The Tandem pub), Kennington OX1 5PG

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528 146891

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    Clockwork Music Babies' and Toddlers Music Class. Clockwork Music

    Babies and toddlers up to 24 months. Book your free trial!

    10.30am £4 (£3 Kennington residents)

    Kennington Village Centre, Kennington Road, (opposite The Tandem pub), Kennington OX1 5PG

    clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07528 146891

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    CAROUSEL! Fun and creative performing arts classes for 4-8 years Carousel!

    Boost confidence through Drama, singing, dancing and fun!

    3.30-5pm £6

    URC Hall, Summertown, Banbury Road

    Website kimberleycarousel@gmail.com 07904371092

    Must book by 09 Jan 2015

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    Music & Dancing: 0-4 Years MAD Academy

    High energy music & dancing classes for babies & children.

    09:30 - 11:10 (classes for different age groups) From £5.00 (walkers)

    OXSRAD, Court Place Farm, Marsh Lane

    ...madacademy.com... Email Me 01869 369502

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    Musical Fun For Under 5s Busy Bees Music Group

    Award-winning, lively music time for all the family. Free coffee before each session.

    9.30 and 10.20 £3.50/family payable termly

    Harwell Village Hall, Harwell

    www.busybeesmusic.co.uk Email Me

    Booking advised by 26 Jun 2015

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    Family Drop-In Session - open to all! Donnington Doorstep

    Free Drop-In with fun play activities for all ages! Low-cost homemade lunch served daily!

    10am-3pm Free

    Donnington Doorstep Family Centre, Townsend Square, Oxford OX4 4BB

    www.donnington-doorstep.org.uk Email Me 01865 722721

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    Family Friendly, OX4, Baby, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Kids' Activities

    Fortnightly Sling Library Oxford Sling Library

    We have a large selection of baby slings & carriers for you to try out or hire.

    12.15-2.30pm £3 entry, £5 per sling hire, £50 returnable deposi

    St Alban's Hall, Corner of Catherine & Charles St, Oxford OX4 3AH

    www.oxfordslinglibrary.co.uk/ Email Me

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    Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Meeting, Baby, This Week

    Philip Koomen ~ Forest to Furniture: Ideas in the Making River Rowing Museum

    40 years of sustainable furniture making and recent creative experiments of form & surface.

    10-5pm 8.50/Conc. tickets valid for 1 year to museum

    River & Rowing Museum, Mill Meadows, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 1BF, 10am to 5pm 7 days a week

    www.philipkoomen.co.uk Email Me 01491 681122

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    ABC... Story! The Story Museum

    Story, rhyme and do (with a hint of mayhem) and an alphabet of stories. Age 3 and under.

    10:30 - 11:30 £2.50

    The Story Museum, Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Museum opening hours vary - check website. Shop and Cafe open Tue - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 4pm.

    ...storymuseum.org.uk... Email Me 01865 790050

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    Family Friendly, Baby, This Week, Storytelling

    Draw Me A Story The Story Museum

    A hands-on exhibition with artwork, prints and sketchbooks by much loved illustrators.

    10:00 - 17:00 £7.50/£5 concession

    The Story Museum, Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Museum opening hours vary - check website. Shop and Cafe open Tue - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 4pm.

    ...storymuseum.org.uk... Email Me 01865 790050

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    To describe Draw Me a Story as an 'exhibition' doesn't do it justice. Yes, it takes place in a white-washed room, and, yes, there...read more

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    Time For Bed The Story Museum

    An immersive installation exploring the very best of bedtime!

    10:00 - 17:00 £7.50/£5 concession

    The Story Museum, Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Museum opening hours vary - check website. Shop and Cafe open Tue - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 4pm.

    ...storymuseum.org.uk... Email Me 01865 790050

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    Friday Pizza Night Barefoot Books

    Staying open late on Fridays until 6.30pm to start the weekend with fantastic pizzas!

    until 6.30pm 10% discount for pre booked tables

    Barefoot Books - Storyteller's Café, 294 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 7ED, Monday – Friday 9.30am – 5pm, Saturday 9.30am – 5.30pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm.

    ...barefootbooks.com... Email Me 01865 311100

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    Family Friendly, Food, Cafe, This Week

    Barefoot Craft Club Barefoot Books

    Get crafty before Story Time with a themed craft, suitable for most ages.

    4-4.30pm Ages 5+ £5 per child

    Barefoot Books - Storyteller's Café, 294 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 7ED, Monday – Friday 9.30am – 5pm, Saturday 9.30am – 5.30pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm.

    ...barefootbooks.com... Email Me 01865 311100

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    Family Friendly, Craft, This Week

    Musical Fun For Under 5s Busy Bees Music Group

    Award-winning, lively music time for all the family. Free coffee before each session.

    9.30am and 10.20am £3.50/family/session, payable termly

    Harwell Village Hall, Harwell, OX11 0EX

    www.busybeesmusic.co.uk Email Me

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    Baby Music Busy Bees Music Group

    Special music sessions for little babies from 2 months to too wriggly.

    11.40am to 12.30pm £4/family pay-as-you-go

    Harwell Village Hall, Harwell, OX11 0EX

    busybeesmusic.co.uk/ Email Me

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    Toddler Music Busy Bees Music Group

    For toddlers from too wriggly to 24months. Active music time for you and your toddler.

    11.10 am (coffee from 10.50am) £3.50/family/session, payable termly

    Harwell Village Hall, Harwell, OX11 0EX

    busybeesmusic.co.uk/ Email Me

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    Pre school music classes Monkey Music Oxford

    Come and experience our award-winning music classes for babies and young children.

    10.00am - 12.00pm contact for info.

    St. Margaret's Institute, 30 Polstead Road, Oxford OX2 6TN

    www.monkeymusic.co.uk/area/oxford Email Me 01865 408037

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    Little Genius Music - Music Education for 0 to 7 years old Learn how music works through Kodaly/Dalcroze meth

    odology. Music is learn as a language and experienced through singing, movement and games

    10-10:45 £5.5 per session/55 Term

    Thursdays 9:15am at St. Michael and All Angels Church/ Marston Fridays 10am at Barefoot Book shop

    www.littlegeniusmusic.com Email Me 07975661717

    No need to book!

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    FestivalFriday 8th May 2015 Hide

    Oxford Brookes Outburst Festival, Pegasus Theatre, 7th - 9th May 2015

    Reviews

    A festival of activities, great ideas and entertainment for everyone.

    7pm-10pm £2.50 (£1)

    Pegasus Theatre, Magdalen Road, Oxford OX4 1RE

    www.pegasustheatre.org.uk Email Me 01865 812150

    Booking advised by 07 May 2015 Book tickets

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    ToursFriday 8th May 2015 Hide

    Oxford Time Tours Oxford Time Tours

    A family-friendly unique one hour chronological walking tour... with a time traveller!

    1.30pm £8 adults/£4 children/£18 family

    The Vaults & Garden, University Church of St Mary the Virgin, (entrance via Radcliffe Square), Oxford OX1 4AH

    www.oxfordtimetours.com Email Me 07877 794793

    Must book by 19 Mar 2015

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    Bill Spectre's Ghost Trail Bill Spectre's Ghost Trails

    Award winning theatrical ghost trail of Oxford. Frightfully popular with all ages!

    6:30pm £8/£6/£4

    The Courtyard outside Oxford Castle Unlocked New Rd Oxford, OX1 1AY

    www.ghosttrail.org Email Me 07941 041811

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    ArtFriday 8th May 2015 Hide

    Debora Delmar Corp. Upward Mobility Modern Art Oxford

    Modern Art Oxford presents a major new site-specific installation by Debora Delmar Corp.

    11am - 6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    www.modernartoxford.org.uk/events/ Email Me 01865 813813

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    Upward Mobility looks at our behaviour as consumers. What can be kept private and what is made public is investigated by placing...read more

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    Test Run: Performance in Public Modern Art Oxford

    A multidisciplinary exploration of ideas which focuses on artists who use public space.

    11am-6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 813813

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    GigFriday 8th May 2015 Hide

    Nick Gill - Classic Jazz and Ragtime piano/vocals Oxford Classic Jazz

    Nick Gill playing solo jazz/ragtime piano in the cinema's bar before the evening films.

    7 - 9 Free - watch a film afterwards or just listen

    Phoenix Picturehouse, 57 Walton Street, Oxford OX2 6AE

    www.classicjazz.co.uk Email Me 07932748379

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    Every Friday Live Jazz, Blues Acoustic This Friday Live Acoustic with Ben Aviso The General Eliott

    The Amazing Ben Avison playing here Friday 20th!!

    19.30 Free

    37 Manor Road, South Hinksey, OX1 5AS

    Email Me 01865 608567

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    MarketFriday 8th May 2015 Hide

    Bitten Street: Oxford's Street Food Crew

    Street food, drinks, music. Just remember, come hungry! #BittenStreet

    5pm - 9pm Free entry

    Oxford Castle Quarter, New Road, Oxford OX1 1AY

    www.bittenstreet.com events@bittenoxford.co.uk

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    ClassesFriday 8th May 2015 Hide

    KinetiKids: Dance Classes for 2 - 5 year olds! KinetiKids

    New fun and creative dance classes for boys and girls at venues across Oxford!

    09:00 - 09:35 (2 - 3yrs) & 09:45 - 10:30 (3 - 5yrs £5/£5.50

    St Alban's Hall, Corner of Catherine & Charles St, Oxford OX4 3AH

    www.kinetikids.uk Email Me 07889881984

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    DanceFriday 8th May 2015 Hide

    Street dance for children 7-10yrs step by step dance school

    brand new street dance course coming soon, register today for ages 7-10yrs

    4.15-5pm per term

    Step By Step Dance School, Kirby House (to the rear of 5 Simon House), Off Windmill Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 7BT

    www.danceschool-stepbystep.com Email Me 01865766030

    Must book by 20 Feb 2015

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    NightlifeFriday 8th May 2015 Hide

    Bingo Littlemore Village Hall

    Friday night bingo is back. Raffle, refreshments. Meet new friends.

    7pm free entry

    Littlemore Village Hall, Railway Lane, Littlemore. OX4 4PY

    www.littlemorelive.moonfruit.com Email Me 07467127009

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    Outside OxfordshireFriday 8th May 2015 Hide

    Badger Watching, Wytham Woods Wytham Woods

    Watch at dusk the activities of badgers, learn about their history, habitat and behaviours

    18.30- 21.00 free

    Wytham Woods, Wytham Sawmill, Wytham, OX2 8QQ

    Website Email Me 01865 726832

    Must book by 30 Apr 2015

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    Spring Search Family Trail Museum of Oxford

    Kids' activity sheet, a trail around the Museum finding the flowers and solving the puzzle

    10am-4.30pm £1

    Museum of Oxford: Explore Oxford Galleries, Oxford Town Hall, St Aldates, Oxford OX1 1BX, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, closed Sundays. Last admission 30 minutes before closing.

    www.museumofoxford.org Email Me 01865 252334

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    Megalosaurus: ‘The First Dinosaur'

    The first scientifically-described dinosaur, the Megalosaurus, was found in the 19th century just a few miles from the Museum.

    10am - 5pm Free.

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 613785

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    Family Drop-In Session - open to all! Donnington Doorstep

    Free Drop-In with fun play activities for all ages! Low-cost homemade lunch served daily!

    10:30am-3pm Free

    Donnington Doorstep Family Centre, Townsend Square, Oxford OX4 4BB

    www.donnington-doorstep.org.uk Email Me 01865 722721

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    Family Friendly, OX4, Baby, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Kids' Activities

    Philip Koomen ~ Forest to Furniture: Ideas in the Making River Rowing Museum

    40 years of sustainable furniture making and recent creative experiments of form & surface.

    10-5pm 8.50/Conc. tickets valid for 1 year to museum

    River & Rowing Museum, Mill Meadows, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 1BF, 10am to 5pm 7 days a week

    www.philipkoomen.co.uk Email Me 01491 681122

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    Draw Me A Story The Story Museum

    A hands-on exhibition with artwork, prints and sketchbooks by much loved illustrators.

    10:00 - 17:00 £7.50/£5 concession

    The Story Museum, Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Museum opening hours vary - check website. Shop and Cafe open Tue - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 4pm.

    ...storymuseum.org.uk... Email Me 01865 790050

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    To describe Draw Me a Story as an 'exhibition' doesn't do it justice. Yes, it takes place in a white-washed room, and, yes, there...read more

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    Time For Bed The Story Museum

    An immersive installation exploring the very best of bedtime!

    10:00 - 17:00 £7.50/£5 concession

    The Story Museum, Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Museum opening hours vary - check website. Shop and Cafe open Tue - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 4pm.

    ...storymuseum.org.uk... Email Me 01865 790050

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    Storytelling Yoga The Story Museum

    Enjoy favourite stories with simple yoga exercises. For families with children aged 3-5.

    10.30-11.15am £3.50 in advance or £3 on the door

    The Story Museum, Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Museum opening hours vary - check website. Shop and Cafe open Tue - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 4pm.

    ...storymuseum.org.uk... tickets@storymuseum.org.uk 01865 790050

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    Barefoot Craft Club Barefoot Books

    Get crafty before Story Time with a themed craft, suitable for most ages.

    4-4.30pm Ages 5+ £5per child

    Barefoot Books - Storyteller's Café, 294 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 7ED, Monday – Friday 9.30am – 5pm, Saturday 9.30am – 5.30pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm.

    ...barefootbooks.com... Email Me 01865 311100

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    Long Wittenham School Fair Long Wittenham Primary School

    Family fun with kids games, maypole dancing, BBQ, cream teas, Vintage cars and much more!

    12 - 2.30pm Donations

    Long Wittenham Primary School

    Email Me

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    Fly-fishing classes Orvis

    Learn fly-fishing basics. Perfect for beginners.

    10.00 - 12.30 FREE

    Orvis, 80 High Street, Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4QF

    www.orvis.co.uk/burford 01993 823566

    Must book by 06 May 2015

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    ConcertSaturday 9th May 2015 Hide

    London Bulgarian Choir and Voices Unlimited (in aid of Hope and Homes for Children) - 8.30pm, May 9th at St Barnabas Church

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    Choir concert, Bulgarian & English music. Refreshments available.

    7.30pm - 9.30pm £13.50 in advance, £15 on the door

    St Barnabas, St Barnabas Street, Jericho, Oxford OX2 6BG

    hopeandhomes.org oxonhopeandhomes@gmail.com 07710 592 576

    Booking advised by 09 May 2015 Book tickets

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    VE Day Concert - BBC Elstree Concert Band & Military Wives Choir

    Celebrating the 70th anniversary of VE Day with a tribute to war-time music and song.

    7.30pm £13 (£6.50 child)

    Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-on-Thames, just off the A4074

    dorchesterfestival.com/ Email Me 0333 666 3366

    Booking advised by 08 May 2015

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    FestivalSaturday 9th May 2015 Hide

    Oxford Brookes Outburst Festival, Pegasus Theatre, 7th - 9th May 2015

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    A festival of activities, great ideas and entertainment for everyone.

    9am-10pm £2.50 (£1)

    Pegasus Theatre, Magdalen Road, Oxford OX4 1RE

    www.pegasustheatre.org.uk Email Me 01865 812150

    Booking advised by 07 May 2015 Book tickets

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    ToursSaturday 9th May 2015 Hide

    Oxford Time Tours Oxford Time Tours

    A family-friendly unique one hour chronological walking tour... with a time traveller!

    1.30pm £8 adults/£4 children/£18 family

    The Vaults & Garden, University Church of St Mary the Virgin, (entrance via Radcliffe Square), Oxford OX1 4AH

    www.oxfordtimetours.com Email Me 07877 794793

    Must book by 19 Mar 2015

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    Bill Spectre's Ghost Trail Bill Spectre's Ghost Trails

    Award winning theatrical ghost trail of Oxford. Frightfully popular with all ages!

    6:30pm £8/£6/£4

    The Courtyard outside Oxford Castle Unlocked New Rd Oxford, OX1 1AY

    www.ghosttrail.org Email Me 07941 041811

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    ArtSaturday 9th May 2015 Hide

    Debora Delmar Corp. Upward Mobility Modern Art Oxford

    Modern Art Oxford presents a major new site-specific installation by Debora Delmar Corp.

    11am - 6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    www.modernartoxford.org.uk/events/ Email Me 01865 813813

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    Upward Mobility looks at our behaviour as consumers. What can be kept private and what is made public is investigated by placing...read more

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    Test Run: Performance in Public Modern Art Oxford

    A multidisciplinary exploration of ideas which focuses on artists who use public space.

    11am-6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 813813

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    ClassesSaturday 9th May 2015 Hide

    Spanish Beginners for children (7-11) Coyotes ELE. Spanish Lessons for Children

    Spanish lessons for children. Learn Spanish and have fun! Games, stories, songs and more!

    4:30-5:30 (3-6 years old) £8 per session

    South Oxford Community Centre, Lake Street, Oxford OX1 4RP

    www.spanishcoyotes.com Email Me 07981 059511

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    Rising Aspirations Academy of Performing Arts Rising Aspirations Academy of Performing Arts

    Theatre School for children aged 3-18 - Join the fun! Saturdays, Larkmead School, Abingdon

    9am-10.15 & 10.30am-1pm £8.50/£15.50

    Larkmead School, Abingdon

    www.risingaspirations.co.uk kathy@risingaspirations.co.uk ‪01793 722 324‬

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    Authentic Performance Academy Main School Authentic Performance Academy (APA)

    New summer term!

    Theatre school for ages 8-16 created by award-winning actor Marcus D'Amico

    2-5.30pm £275 per term

    Wychwood School, 74 Banbury Road, Oxford, OX2 6JR

    www.authenticperformanceacademy.com admin@authenticperformanceacademy.com 01865 521168

    Must book by 25 Apr 2015 Book tickets

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    Authentic Performance Academy Minis Authentic Performance Academy (APA)

    New summer term!

    Performing arts classes for ages 5-7 created by award-winning actor Marcus D'Amico

    4-5.30pm £120 per term

    Wychwood School, 74 Banbury Road, Oxford, OX2 6JR

    www.authenticperformanceacademy.com admin@authenticperformanceacademy.com 01865 521168

    Must book by 02 May 2015 Book tickets

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    MeetingSaturday 9th May 2015 Hide

    Proposed Secondary Free School Meeting Oxford City Free School

    Meet the proposers and find out about the plans for a new secondary school in Oxford.

    6.30pm-8.30pm Free

    South Oxford Community Centre, Lake Street, Oxford OX1 4RP

    www.oxfordcityfreeschool.co.uk info@powerfuleducation.org

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    Oxford City Free School Information Event Oxford City Free School

    Find out more about the proposed new secondary school & help make it happen.

    6.30pm Free

    South Oxford Community Centre, Lake Street, Oxford OX1 4RP

    oxfordcityfreeschool.co.uk/ Email Me

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    MarketSaturday 9th May 2015 Hide

    Dorchester Food Festival

    Browse quality food and drink stalls, buy presents or drop by for amazing street food.

    10am-5pm Free

    Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-on-Thames, just off the A4074

    dorchesterfestival.com/ Email Me 0333 666 3366

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    East Oxford Farmers' Market

    Quality, fresh, local products from within 30 miles of Oxford. Food & more. Friendly café.

    10am-1pm Free

    East Oxford Primary School, Union Street, Oxford OX4 1JP

    eastoxfordmarket.org.uk Email Me

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    In winter, sticking to local veg can be a bit of a bind - what do you make with three pounds of curly kale and one kholrabi?...read more

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    Indoor Table Top and Jumble Sale Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary

    Indoor Table Top and Jumble Sale

    11 am to 2 pm Buyers entry: 50p

    Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary, Old Didcot Road, Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, Wallingford OX10 0SW

    www.donkeyrescue.co.uk/ mail@donkeyrescue.org.uk 01491 833938

    Booking advised by 10 Apr 2015

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    DanceSaturday 9th May 2015 Hide

    Oxfolk Ceilidh with Haddo and caller Jo Freya Oxfolk Ceilidhs

    Lively, family-friendly dancing to live music! Experienced caller to guide you.

    7.30pm for 8pm start £10 (£7 concessions)

    Kennington Village Centre, Kennington Road, (opposite The Tandem pub), Kennington OX1 5PG

    www.oxfolk.org.uk Email Me

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    Courses and WorkshopsSaturday 9th May 2015 Hide

    Drama, Dance, Singing - OPEN DAY Oxford academy of performing arts

    Open day at Oxford Academy of Performing Arts - a range of Saturday classes, ages 5 - 16

    (see webite) Free

    Oxford High Junior School, 1 Bardwell Road, Oxford OX2 6SU

    www.theoapa.com Email Me 01865 872883

    Must book by 16 May 2015

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    Willowbrook Farm's Family Open Day Willowbrook Farm

    Workshops, Demos, Gourmet Barbecue, Ethical Farming

    10:30am - 4:00pm £13 (Includes 1 x Gourmet Lunch)

    Willowbrook Farm

    ...willowbrookorganic.org... Email Me

    Must book by 09 May 2015

    Shop, Family Friendly, Gardens, Courses and Workshops, Ethical, This Week, BBQ

    Sports and FitnessSaturday 9th May 2015 Hide

    Oxford Fun Run Rotary Club of Oxford

    Oxford Fun Run 2015. 11 am Saturday 9th May in OU Parks. 5k walk or run for your charity.

    11.00 Family team £40.00. Individual £25.00

    Oxford University Parks

    www.oxfordfunrun.org.uk Email Me 01865 391010

    Booking advised by 03 May 2015

    Family Friendly, Sports and Fitness, Charity, This Week, Running

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    Family FriendlySunday 10th May 2015 Hide

    Megalosaurus: ‘The First Dinosaur'

    The first scientifically-described dinosaur, the Megalosaurus, was found in the 19th century just a few miles from the Museum.

    10am - 5pm Free.

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 613785

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    Danny the Champion of the World

    Adapted by David Wood from the book by Roald Dahl.

    2, 6pm £13 (£11)

    Chipping Norton Theatre, 2 Spring Street, Chipping Norton OX7 5NL

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    My Friend Mole (ages 3+) Cornerstone Arts Centre

    Gentle tale about a special friendship. Live music and storytelling for ages 3+ .

    £8, £6 (concs), £24 (family ticket) 11am and 2pm

    Cornerstone Arts Centre, 25 Station Road, Didcot OX11 7NE

    www.cornerstone-arts.org cornerstone@southoxon.gov.uk 01235 515144

    Must book by 10 May 2015

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    Philip Koomen ~ Forest to Furniture: Ideas in the Making River Rowing Museum

    40 years of sustainable furniture making and recent creative experiments of form & surface.

    10-5pm 8.50/Conc. tickets valid for 1 year to museum

    River & Rowing Museum, Mill Meadows, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 1BF, 10am to 5pm 7 days a week

    www.philipkoomen.co.uk Email Me 01491 681122

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    Page-To-Screen Film Club The Story Museum

    Informal screenings of seasonal films for children, with a different story each Sunday.

    14:00 £2.50

    The Story Museum, Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Museum opening hours vary - check website. Shop and Cafe open Tue - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 4pm.

    ...storymuseum.org.uk... Email Me

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    Draw Me A Story The Story Museum

    A hands-on exhibition with artwork, prints and sketchbooks by much loved illustrators.

    11:00 - 16:00 £7.50/£5 concession

    The Story Museum, Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Museum opening hours vary - check website. Shop and Cafe open Tue - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 4pm.

    ...storymuseum.org.uk... Email Me 01865 790050

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    To describe Draw Me a Story as an 'exhibition' doesn't do it justice. Yes, it takes place in a white-washed room, and, yes, there...read more

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    Time For Bed The Story Museum

    An immersive installation exploring the very best of bedtime!

    11:00 - 16:00 £7.50/£5 concession

    The Story Museum, Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Museum opening hours vary - check website. Shop and Cafe open Tue - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 4pm.

    ...storymuseum.org.uk... Email Me 01865 790050

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    Brunch-Time Family Quiz! Barefoot Books

    Test your knowledge of the world with our brunch-time quiz and you could win free pizza!

    10am - 1pm Free

    Barefoot Books - Storyteller's Café, 294 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 7ED, Monday – Friday 9.30am – 5pm, Saturday 9.30am – 5.30pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm.

    ...barefootbooks.com... Email Me 01865 311100

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    Bike sale The Treehouse School, Cholsey

    We can sell your bike for you for 25% of selling price.

    From 10.30 Free

    Wallingford Car Rally, Kinecroft, Wallingford

    www.thetreehouseschool.org.uk/events Email Me 07747801264

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    Wheatley Windmill Open Day Wheatley Windmill Preservation Society

    Mill open 11-6pm. Free, donations welcome. Teas avail. See the sails turn, wind permitting

    11am -6pm Free

    Wheatley Windmill Windmill Lane, Wheatley OX33 1TA

    www.wheatleymill.co.uk/

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    MarketSunday 10th May 2015 Hide

    Wolvercote Farmers Market - First Turn, Wolvercote - Every Sunday 10am to 1pm

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    Fairtrade, local and/ or organic meat, fish, veg, fruit, nuts, bread, conserves, savoury delicacies and groceries. Café & Cycle Clinic. Children's crafts.

    10am - 1pm

    Wolvercote Primary School, First Turn, Wolvercote, Oxford OX2 8AQ

    www.wolvercotefarmersmarket.co.uk Email Me 01865 318997

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    Wolvercote Farmers' Market has gone from strength to strength, and is back to being a true farmers' market, in that veg...read more

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    Dorchester Food Festival

    Browse quality food and drink stalls, buy presents or drop by for amazing street food.

    10am-5pm Free

    Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-on-Thames, just off the A4074

    dorchesterfestival.com/ Email Me 0333 666 3366

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    GigSunday 10th May 2015 Hide

    The Bookies Open Mic

    Come join the fun every Sunday. Hosted by Chris Padmore. All welcome.

    8.30-11pm Free

    The Old Bookbinders, 17-18 Victor Street, Oxford OX2 6BT, Monday: closed; Tue & Wed: 4pm-12pm; Thu-Sat: 12pm-12am; Sun: 12-11pm.

    Email Me

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    ArtSunday 10th May 2015 Hide

    Debora Delmar Corp. Upward Mobility Modern Art Oxford

    Modern Art Oxford presents a major new site-specific installation by Debora Delmar Corp.

    12pm-5pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    www.modernartoxford.org.uk/events/ Email Me 01865 813813

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    Upward Mobility looks at our behaviour as consumers. What can be kept private and what is made public is investigated by placing...read more

    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Test Run: Performance in Public Modern Art Oxford

    A multidisciplinary exploration of ideas which focuses on artists who use public space.

    12pm-5pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 813813

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    WorshipSunday 10th May 2015 Hide

    College Evensong with the Combined Choirs Worcester College Chapel

    Contemplate Burges's jewel box decoration. Stanford in C, 'O sing unto the Lord' Purcell

    5:45pm Free

    Worcester College, Worcester Street, Oxford OX1 2HB, Daily 2pm - 5pm. Admission free.

    www.worcesterchapel.co.uk/the-chapel/ Email Me 01865 278300

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    Church Services St Ebbe's Church

    Fellowship, singing, bible-based sermon & prayer. All welcome!

    9.45am; 11.45am (in term time); 4.30pm; 6.30pm Free

    St Ebbe's Church, 2 Roger Bacon Lane (off St Ebbe's, by Sainsbury's), Oxford OX1 1QE

    www.stebbes.org.uk/ Email Me 01865 240438

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    Church Services St Ebbes in Headington

    Fellowship, singing, bible-based sermon and prayer. All welcome!

    10.30am, 3.30pm, 7pm Free

    St Ebbe's in Headington, 30-34 Lime Walk, Headington, Oxford OX3 7AE

    www.stebbesheadington.org.uk Email Me 01865 453226

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    Home Home

    Weekly gathering of the Home Community - a progressive, all-age, Anglican congregation.

    5pm Free

    St Alban's Church, Charles Street (off Iffley Rd), Oxford OX4 3AH

    www.home-online.org Email Me

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    Family Friendly, Worship, Meditation, This Week, Wellbeing

    Liberal Worship in East Oxford St Mary St John's Church, Cowley Road, East Oxford

    Diverse and welcoming Anglican service in the liberal catholic tradition

    10:30am-11:40am Free

    St Mary and St John's Church, Cowley Road and Magdlaen Road, E Oxford OX4 1UR

    www.stmaryandstjohn.org/ Email Me 01865 242396

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    ConcertSunday 10th May 2015 Hide

    Out of The Blue

    Oxford's all-male a cappella group perform their unqiue mix of great vocals & choreography.

    7pm £16 (£11)

    Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-on-Thames, just off the A4074

    dorchesterfestival.com/ Email Me 0333 666 3366

    Booking advised by 09 May 2015 Book tickets

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    ToursSunday 10th May 2015 Hide

    Wonder Walk The Story Museum

    A playful family tour of Oxford's fantasy stories. All ages.

    13:30 - 14:45 £6/£4 concession

    The Story Museum, Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP

    www.storymuseum.org.uk/events Email Me 01865 305305

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    Dawn Chorus Walk Earth Trust

    A guided walk around the Wittenham Clumps to listen to the birds celebrating spring.

    4.30-6.30am £5 adult, £2 child

    Earth Trust Centre, Little Wittenham, Abingdon OX14 4QZ

    www.earthtrust.org.uk/Explore/WhatsOn.aspx Email Me 01865 407792

    Must book by 08 May 2015

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    Bats at Wallingford Castle Meadows Earth Trust

    A stroll around the site at dusk to learn more about these winged mammals.

    9-11pm £5 adult, £2 child

    Wallingford Castle Meadows, Cemetery Lane, Wallingford, OX10 8DL

    www.earthtrust.org.uk/Explore/WhatsOn.aspx Email Me 01865 407792

    Must book by 08 May 2015

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    Sports and FitnessSunday 10th May 2015 Hide

    Kendo - Practise Japanese Fencing Oxford Kendo Club

    Beginners and/or curious observers welcome - wear comfortable exercise gear to join in.

    10:00am-12:15pm First time free (£25/£15 monthly membership)

    Chadwick Gymnasium, Cheney School, Cheney Lane, Headington, Oxford OX3 7QH

    www.oxford-kendo.info Email Me 07585 218679

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    Spring Search Family Trail Museum of Oxford

    Kids' activity sheet, a trail around the Museum finding the flowers and solving the puzzle

    10am-4.30pm £1

    Museum of Oxford: Explore Oxford Galleries, Oxford Town Hall, St Aldates, Oxford OX1 1BX, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, closed Sundays. Last admission 30 minutes before closing.

    www.museumofoxford.org Email Me 01865 252334

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    Danny the Champion of the World

    Adapted by David Wood from the book by Roald Dahl.

    10.30am £13 (£11)

    Chipping Norton Theatre, 2 Spring Street, Chipping Norton OX7 5NL

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    Family Drop-In Session - open to all! Donnington Doorstep

    Free Drop-In with fun play activities for all ages! Low-cost homemade lunch served daily!

    10am-3pm Free

    Donnington Doorstep Family Centre, Townsend Square, Oxford OX4 4BB

    www.donnington-doorstep.org.uk Email Me 01865 722721

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    Baby College East Oxford Inspiring Parents

    Booking Now

    Development insights. Fun inspiring games, music, movement & sensory activities. 0-3 years

    9.30am, 10.30am, 11am £7 in advance (discount for term booking)

    St Alban's Hall, Corner of Catherine & Charles St, Oxford OX4 3AH

    www.babycollegeoxford.co.uk Email Me 01865 436920

    Must book by 01 Jun 2015

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    Music & Dancing: 0-4 Years MAD Academy

    High energy music & dancing classes for babies & children.

    9.30am -12pm (classes for different age groups) £4 (babies) & £5 (walkers)

    Woodstock Road Baptist Church, 198 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 7NQ

    ...madacademy.com... Email Me 01869 369502

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    Philip Koomen ~ Forest to Furniture: Ideas in the Making River Rowing Museum

    40 years of sustainable furniture making and recent creative experiments of form & surface.

    10-5pm 8.50/Conc. tickets valid for 1 year to museum

    River & Rowing Museum, Mill Meadows, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 1BF, 10am to 5pm 7 days a week

    www.philipkoomen.co.uk Email Me 01491 681122

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    Music & Dancing: 0-4 Years MAD Academy

    High energy music & dancing classes for babies & children.

    09:30 - 12:00 (classes for different age groups) From £4.00 (babies) and £5.00 (walkers)

    Bicester Methodist Church Hall

    ...madacademy.com... Email Me 01869 369502

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    Stay and Play Tiny Tigers Education - Karate

    An interactive parent and toddler session for children aged 2+ run by Tiny Tigers Karate

    10.30 - 11.30am £3 PAYG or £25 for 10 sessions

    The Abingdon Dojo Unit A3, Barton Mill, Audlett Drive, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 3NJ

    www.tinytigerseducation.com Email Me 01235 364371

    Booking advised by 07 Sep 2015

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    Little Wild Ones in Wheatley - Wildwood Adventure Heart of the Wildwood

    6M+, parents/carers.Forest School - fire pit, stick bread, den-building, mini-beasts, climbing

    10.30 - 12.00 Donation £2/£1

    Wheatley, small woodland opp. Littleworth road 70, OX33 1NL

    www.heartofwildwood.org Email Me 07582935427

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    TheatreMonday 11th May 2015 Hide

    The Oxford Imps The Oxford Imps

    The Oxford Imps, performing live 'Whose Line Is It Anyway' style improvised comedy!

    8-10 £3.50

    The Wheatsheaf, 129 High Street, Oxford OX1 4DF, Mon-Sat 11am-11pm, Sun 12pm-10.30pm

    www.oxfordimps.com/ Email Me 07747866653

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    ToursMonday 11th May 2015 Hide

    Oxford Time Tours Oxford Time Tours

    A family-friendly unique one hour chronological walking tour... with a time traveller!

    1.30pm £8 adults/£4 children/£18 family

    The Vaults & Garden, University Church of St Mary the Virgin, (entrance via Radcliffe Square), Oxford OX1 4AH

    www.oxfordtimetours.com Email Me 07877 794793

    Must book by 19 Mar 2015

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    ConcertMonday 11th May 2015 Hide

    Lunchtime Concert

    Enjoy beautiful music with superb soloists or ensembles each week in our tranquil church.

    1pm Free, retiring collection

    St Michael at the Northgate, Oxford City Church, Cornmarket Street, Oxford OX1 3EY, 10.30am - 5pm (4pm in Winter)

    www.smng.org.uk Email Me 01865 240940

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    ArtMonday 11th May 2015 Hide

    Debora Delmar Corp. Upward Mobility Modern Art Oxford

    Modern Art Oxford presents a major new site-specific installation by Debora Delmar Corp.

    Closed Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    www.modernartoxford.org.uk/events/ Email Me 01865 813813

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    Upward Mobility looks at our behaviour as consumers. What can be kept private and what is made public is investigated by placing...read more

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    Test Run: Performance in Public Modern Art Oxford

    A multidisciplinary exploration of ideas which focuses on artists who use public space.

    Closed Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 813813

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    Courses and WorkshopsMonday 11th May 2015 Hide

    African Djembe Drumming

    Fun friendly djembe class for all levels. Basic rhythm essential. Drums provided.

    19:30 - 21:30 £6.50 - £5.50 (CONC)

    Fusion Arts, East Oxford Community Centre, Princes Street, Oxford OX4 1DD

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    Baby Ballroom

    New 6 week course for tots and guardians. Ages 2 1/2 - 4 yrs.

    1.30pm per 6 weeks

    Step By Step Dance School, Kirby House (to the rear of 5 Simon House), Off Windmill Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 7BT

    www.danceschool-stepbystep.com Email Me 01865 766030

    Must book by 20 Feb 2015

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    Children's Latin and Ballroom Improvers

    Children's Latin and Ballroom Dance class, contact for more information.

    5.15-6.30pm per 4 weeks

    Step By Step Dance School, Kirby House (to the rear of 5 Simon House), Off Windmill Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 7BT

    www.danceschool-stepbystep.com Email Me 01865 766030

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    Children's Latin and Ballroom under 8's beginners

    Children's Latin and Ballroom Dance class, contact for more information.

    4.30pm-5.15pm per 4 weeks

    Step By Step Dance School, Kirby House (to the rear of 5 Simon House), Off Windmill Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 7BT

    www.danceschool-stepbystep.com Email Me 01865 766030

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    Roman Life Artefact Workshop East Oxford Community Classics Centre

    Community workshop exploring Roman Life through artefacts. All ages welcome. Refreshments.

    3.45 - 4.45pm Free

    East Oxford Community Classics Centre, Hosted at Cheney School, Cheney Lane, Headington OX3 7QH

    ...eoccc.org.uk... Email Me 07988 819158

    Must book by 10 May 2015

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    ClassesMonday 11th May 2015 Hide

    Clockwork Music, NEW preschool music classes, fun, progressive. FREE TRIAL class Clockwork Music Oxford

    Developing music skills through traditional and original songs, percussion and dance

    9.30 Toddlers 10.05 2yrs 10.40 3&4yrs 11.15 Babies £5.50 per class, termly payment

    United Reformed Church (Risinghurst), Collinwood Road, Risinghurst OX3 8HW

    www.clockworkmusic.co.uk Email Me 07757011539

    Must book by 06 Jul 2015

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    Clockwork Music Preschool Music Classes Clockwork Music Oxford

    Developing music skills through traditional and original songs, percussion and dance.

    9.30 Toddlers 10.05 2yrs 10.40 3&4yrs 11.15 Babies £5.50 per class, termly payment

    United Reformed Church (Risinghurst), Collinwood Road, Risinghurst OX3 8HW

    www.clockworkmusic.co.uk karen@clockworkmusic.co.uk 07757 011539

    Must book by 06 Jul 2015

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    DanceMonday 11th May 2015 Hide

    Body Politic Junior Class (Hip Hop Dance) Body Politic

    A great class to improve your street dance technique, meet new friends and have fun!

    4-5pm £30 per 6 week term

    St Alban's Church, Charles Street (off Iffley Rd), Oxford OX4 3AH, Sunday 9.30am - Sung Eucharist;
    Thursday 6pm - The St Thomas Doubters Mass

    bodypoliticdance.com Email Me

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    MeetingMonday 11th May 2015 Hide

    2nd Oxford Cub Pack

    Cub pack with spaces for boys and girls aged 8 to 10.5.

    6.30-8pm £11 per month

    2nd Oxford Scout Hut, Ridgefield Road, Cowley, Oxford

    Email Me 07740 702474

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