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Oct
17
Tue
Mindfulness course @ The Mix, Wantage
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mindfulness course @ The Mix, Wantage | England | United Kingdom

This course includes the central elements of the internationally recognised Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programme developed by
Jon Kabat-Zinn, combined with compassion meditation, readings and group discussions. All welcome – no experience necessary, just a
commitment to some manageable regular home practice.
This course includes the central elements of the internationally recognised Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) programme developed by
Jon Kabat-Zinn, combined with compassion meditation, readings and group discussions. All welcome – no experience necessary, just a commitment to some manageable regular home practice.

6 evening sessions (17th, 24th and 31st Oct, 14th, 21st and 28th Nov) and a practice day Sat 18th Nov 10am-4pm

Oct
18
Wed
Stonehill Community Garden @ Stonehill CG
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Stonehill Community Garden @ Stonehill CG | Drayton | England | United Kingdom

We now have weekly gardening, building and growing days to begin creating a vegetable garden which will be open to community groups and individuals who are keen to be outdoors, live closer to nature, learn and share skills and make new friends. Tea and homemade soup will be provided!

Join us as we work together to turn a patch of field into an ABUNDANT GARDEN for many to enjoy! We’re in early days of the project and we welcome input, interest and ideas because there are tons of exciting things that could happen here . . .

We welcome people from all backgrounds and all ages. Whatever your experience, there’ll be something for you to enjoy!

Please get in contact if you have accessibility issues or are in need of specific support: darla@stonehillgardens.co.ukrichard@stonehillgardens.co.uk

George Lakey – Strategy for the climate justice movement @ Environmental Change Institute
Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

A presentation by George Lakey, a veteran environmental activist entitled “Time is running out! – Strategy to accelerate the climate justice movement”.

George is a veteran civil rights activist and educator from the United States. In 1963 he was arrested on a civil rights action in the United States. George has been involved in many campaigns since then including the movement to end the Vietnam War, LGBT rights and environmental activism. He has developed a series of education programs for activists including Training for Change in 1991. George founded Earth Quaker Action Team in 2009.

This event is hosted by S.E.E. Justice, (the Social, Economic and Environmental Justice Group) of Oxford Quaker Meeting.

Doors open at 7pm.

Fossil Free Oxfordshire will be giving a short talk on fossil fuel divestment and how you can get involved in the local divestment campaign.

Oct
19
Thu
Screening of Tomorrow (Demain) @ Chinnor Community Pavilion
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Screening of Tomorrow (Demain) @ Chinnor Community Pavilion | England | United Kingdom

Greening Chinnor are delighted to be able to show an acclaimed feel-good documentary at the Chinnor Community Pavilion on the 19th October at 7:00 pm. This extremely thought provoking film has already been watched by over 1.5 million people, the film ‘Demain’ (Tomorrow) tells the story of communities who have found positive ways to make their world a better place. Hailed as an international phenomenon, the film won France’s prestigious César Award for ‘Best Documentary’ in 2016. Tickets price is £4 in advance from Chinnor Parish Office or by contacting Greening Chinnor at greeningchinnor@gmail.com or by calling 01844 352753. Tickets will be available for £5 on the door. Ticket price includes light refreshments. More details on our website at www.greeningchinnor.blogspot.co.uk.