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Jul
21
Sun
Community Picnic, Composting and Nest-boxes @ Community Orchard, Outside St Nicholas Primary School, OX3 0PJ
Jul 21 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Community Picnic, Composting and Nest-boxes @ Community Orchard, Outside St Nicholas Primary School, OX3 0PJ | England | United Kingdom

Join in with our community picnic in our Community Orchard. Learn about composting and help us put up nest boxes in chosen trees.

Jul
27
Sat
Give or Take & More @ RVS Cornhill Centre
Jul 27 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Give or Take & More @ RVS Cornhill Centre | England | United Kingdom

Banbury Community Action Group presents Give or Take and More for Free.

Please join us on Saturday, 27th July where you can give away or find reusable items for free.

For the Give or Take, please bring Clothing, Books, Cd’s, gardening wares, household items, toys and small electricals.

Sorry, we CAN’T accept the following items:
White goods (fridges etc)
Large furniture/bulky items
Broken Items
(For large items, bring a photo or note card and we’ll advertise it on our display board. Alternatively, you can offer it on Banbury Freegle and someone will collect it for Free! ilovefreegle.org)

There is no requirement to bring or take anything, you can just come along for a chat and join in the fun!

We have additional stalls and activities including Freegle It Live, CDC Recycling Team, Seed Swap & Composting Advice with Replenish, Food and Non Food Refills with Nothing But Footprints.

Refreshments available (Donations Pay as You Feel)
FREE entry

Crochet your own shopping bag @ The Mix, Wantage
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Crochet your own shopping bag @ The Mix, Wantage | England | United Kingdom

If you’ve got to grips with the basics and want to have a go at something new come along to this afternoon workshop and learn how to follow a pattern, Increase and decrease stitch counts, and make yourself a shopping bag!

Aug
3
Sat
Rose Hill Repair Cafe @ Rose Hill Community Centre
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Rose Hill Repair Cafe @ Rose Hill Community Centre | Rose Hill | England | United Kingdom

Bring along your electrical items, bikes, clothes and bags and we’ll try to mend them for free. You can also enjoy home-made cakes and tea and there are simple children’s activities too. Great time to get out, meet some of your neighbours and save money! Last items accepted at midday.

Go with the grain: Pallet upcycling workshop @ The Mix, Wantage
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Go with the grain: Pallet upcycling workshop @ The Mix, Wantage | England | United Kingdom

First Saturday of each month
2 – 5pm
Learn DIY skills while upcycling pallets; measuring, sawing and drilling
to construct items such as spice racks and planters.
£12 per session

To book contact Jo: 07768 767787 / joharvey100@gmail.com

Sep
7
Sat
Go with the grain: Pallet upcycling workshop @ The Mix, Wantage
Sep 7 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Go with the grain: Pallet upcycling workshop @ The Mix, Wantage | England | United Kingdom

First Saturday of each month
2 – 5pm
Learn DIY skills while upcycling pallets; measuring, sawing and drilling
to construct items such as spice racks and planters.
£12 per session

To book contact Jo: 07768 767787 / joharvey100@gmail.com

Sep
11
Wed
Introduction to Upholstery @ The Mix, Wantage
Sep 11 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Introduction to Upholstery @ The Mix, Wantage | England | United Kingdom

Learn traditional upholstery techniques while working on your own project with visiting tutor Kate Powell.
8 sessions: 11th Sept, 9th Oct, 6th Nov, 4th Dec, 8th Jan,
5th Feb, 4th Mar, 1st Apr

Sep
14
Sat
Hedgerow Survey @ Chimney Meadows Nature Reserve,
Sep 14 all-day
Hedgerow Survey @ Chimney Meadows Nature Reserve, | Chimney | England | United Kingdom

This is an introductory course about hedgerows and how to survey them. It will highlight the legal protection that some hedgerows have and describe how important hedgerows are identified. There will be a field session with the opportunity to survey a hedge and look for some of the typical wildflowers associated with Oxfordshire hedges.

Sep
16
Mon
Upholstery @ The Mix, Wantage
Sep 16 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Upholstery @ The Mix, Wantage | England | United Kingdom

For those with some experience in upholstery, this course develops your upholstery techniques while working on your own projects. With tutor Kate Powell.
Ten sessions:16th Sept, 14th Oct, 11th Nov, 9th Dec, 13th Jan, 10th Feb, 9th Mar, 30th Mar, 11th May and 8th June

Oct
5
Sat
Repair cafe @ Centre 70
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Repair cafe @ Centre 70 | England | United Kingdom

Repair cafe. If it’s broken bring it along. Our volunteers will try and fix it. Small electricals, bike, clothes, fabrics, tools needing sharpened etc.