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Mince Pie Village Bike Ride

23rd December 2017
Location: Shrivenham Village
Host: Lew Lawton
A gentle ride around the village. Dress up in your Christmas gear for a leisurely potter finishing with free tea/coffee and mince pies. Children welcome if accompanied by an adult. Meet outside the school at 9.45 for a 10.00 start - finish by... Read More

Christmas Tree Recycling

6th January 2018
Location: Shrivenham High Street
Host: Rotary Club
From 9am and the trees will be recycled for you. Donations please to Helen & Douglas House - 'www.helenanddouglas.org.uk' Also at Faringdon Market Square and Clanfield (by the Tavern)

Science in the Garden

9th January 2018
Location: 7.30pm: Shrivenham Memorial Hall (Vic Day Hall)
Host: Shrivenham & District Gardening Club
This talk by Ray Broughton will review the science behind gardening operations and will update the gardener on new methods of achieving the same and in most cases better results. It will also cover: composting, pest and disease control, pruning plants,... Read More

Snow White and the Seven (Magnificent) Dwarfs

11th January 2018
Location: Shrivenham Memorial Hall
Host: SADS
and 12th and 13th January 2018. Tkts: 10-, 5- u/18, 25- family (up to 2 adults and 3 children). Available from IV Florists and Shrivenham Post Office. Performances at 7.30pm and a Saturday (Sat 13th) at 2pm.

Vegetables

6th February 2018
Location: 7.30pm: Memorial Hall (Vic Day Hall)
Host: Shrivenham & District Gardening Club
The talk will tell us about growing and preparing vegetables for the show bench. Visitors most welcome at just 3-.

A Hundred Plants that Changed the World

6th March 2018
Location: 7.30pm: Shrivenham Memorial Hall
Host: Shrivenham & District Gardening Club
Chris Beardshaw, the well known garden expert, author and presenter will give a talk as part of the Club's 20th anniversary. From the technologically revolutionary to the downright ridiculous this collection of concise musings documents the varied... Read More