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Sep
28
Sat
Upcycle your T-shirts! @ The Mix, Wantage
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Upcycle your T-shirts! @ The Mix, Wantage | England | United Kingdom

Find out how to make:
no-sew bags
yoga style skirts for girls
turban style head bands
make up remover pads
children’s dress-up cape
and t-shirt yarn.

Pop in with your old t-shirts, or use some from our collection.

This workshop is supported by funding from Oxfordshire County Council to help reduce textile waste. If your t-shirts are no longer wearable come and find out what else
they could become!

Sep
29
Sun
Swish! Clothes Exchange @ Cornerstone Arts Centre
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Swish! Clothes Exchange @ Cornerstone Arts Centre | England | United Kingdom

A clothing exchange run by Sustainable Didcot to prevent garments being condemned to land fill. Bring your good quality ladies and gents clothing and swap them for something different.

No underwear, inappropriate slogans or damaged clothes.

Search out those replacements – taking away the same number of items that you brought in!

If you don’t have any garments to swap, just pay the entrance fee and £1 per item.

Nourish has a mission to minimise food waste and to complement Swish, Nourish will be running Soup Sunday for one day only using local allotment produce. All proceeds will go to supporting local food initiatives.

£5 entry fee payable on the door. No booking required.

Oct
1
Tue
Energy Collaborate (Autumn 2019) @ Makespace
Oct 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Energy Collaborate (Autumn 2019) @ Makespace | England | United Kingdom

The Energy Collaborate meeting is an opportunity for Community Action Groups (CAGs) working on the theme of energy to meet up, share and find ways of working together.

The meeting is open to members of the CAG network, as well as other associated, like-minded groups and organisations. We also moderate theme mailing lists for CAGs to communicate with each other between meetings.

As a large network spread across the county, the meetings are an important chance for CAGs to:

  • Discover more about other groups’ activities and achievements
  • Share knowledge and skills
  • Explore opportunities for collaborative projects and funding bids
  • Gain advice and support from The CAG Project staff and other members
  • Network and socialise with other members

Meetings are held biannually across a range of themes – please see our page on Collaborate Groups for more details on next meetings of all the groups.

If you are a member of a group wishing to take part in this meeting then please get in touch with The CAG Project staff team: info@cagoxfordshire.org.uk

If you’re attending, please let us know in advance if you have any accessibility requirements, or if you aren’t sure how best to travel to the venue. Email us info@cagoxfordshire.org.uk and we’ll do our very best to help.

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.

Sustainable Wallingford Repair Cafe @ Centre 70
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sustainable Wallingford Repair Cafe @ Centre 70 | England | United Kingdom

As with previous Sustainable Wallingford Repair Cafés, there will be experts for repairing clothes & textiles, bikes, tool sharpening and electrical / electronic items. It’s a great opportunity to learn how to repair or maintain your broken items plus helping to reduce Wallingford waste.

Go with the grain: Pallet upcycling workshop @ The Mix, Wantage
Oct 5 @ 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

Oct
12
Sat
Crochet your own shopping bag @ The Mix, Wantage
Oct 12 @ 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!

Oct
14
Mon
Plastics Collaborate (Autumn 2019) @ West Oxford Community Centre
Oct 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Plastics Collaborate (Autumn 2019) @ West Oxford Community Centre | England | United Kingdom

The Plastics Collaborate meeting is an opportunity for Community Action Groups (CAGs) working on the theme of plastic to meet up, share and find ways of working together.

The meeting is open to members of the CAG network, as well as other associated, like-minded groups and organisations. We also moderate theme mailing lists for CAGs to communicate with each other between meetings.

As a large network spread across the county, the meetings are an important chance for CAGs to:

  • Discover more about other groups’ activities and achievements
  • Share knowledge and skills
  • Explore opportunities for collaborative projects and funding bids
  • Gain advice and support from The CAG Project staff and other members
  • Network and socialise with other members

Meetings are held biannually across a range of themes – please see our page on Collaborate Groups for more details on next meetings of all the groups.

If you are a member of a group wishing to take part in this meeting then please get in touch with The CAG Project staff team: info@cagoxfordshire.org.uk

If you’re attending, please let us know in advance if you have any accessibility requirements, or if you aren’t sure how best to travel to the venue. Email us info@cagoxfordshire.org.uk and we’ll do our very best to help.

Nov
2
Sat
Go with the grain: Pallet upcycling workshop @ The Mix, Wantage
Nov 2 @ 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

Dec
5
Thu
Waste Collaborate (Winter 2019) @ Didcot (precise venue TBC)
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Waste Collaborate (Winter 2019) @ Didcot (precise venue TBC)

The Waste Collaborate meeting is an opportunity for Community Action Groups (CAGs) working on the theme of waste to meet up, share and find ways of working together.

The meeting is open to members of the CAG network, as well as other associated, like-minded groups and organisations. We also moderate theme mailing lists for CAGs to communicate with each other between meetings.

As a large network spread across the county, the meetings are an important chance for CAGs to:

  • Discover more about other groups’ activities and achievements
  • Share knowledge and skills
  • Explore opportunities for collaborative projects and funding bids
  • Gain advice and support from The CAG Project staff and other members
  • Network and socialise with other members

Meetings are held biannually across a range of themes – please see our page on Collaborate Groups for more details on next meetings of all the groups.

If you are a member of a group wishing to take part in this meeting then please get in touch with The CAG Project staff team: info@cagoxfordshire.org.uk

If you’re attending, please let us know in advance if you have any accessibility requirements, or if you aren’t sure how best to travel to the venue. Email us info@cagoxfordshire.org.uk and we’ll do our very best to help.