Week of Events
Exhibition: ‘Alphabet Quilts’ – From 1st April to 25th June
A quilting exhibition inspired by the alphabet in its many forms. Quilters from three local groups have risen to the creative challenge of interpreting alphabets and letters using many techniques. These range from depicting a single modern letter, medieval forms on silk to whole alphabets in books and quilts and a tactile version devised for […]
Exhibition by Gabrielle Venus – extended until 2nd July
The Second Oxfordshire based artist presenting artworks in the Attic Galley case is Gabrielle Venus, a site-specific multimedia artist working with found objects. A Goldsmiths graduate, Gabrielle has exhibited across London and the south-east, most recently at Ovada in Oxford with ‘Hatched’. She is exhibiting with two shelf-based installations – ‘Exposure’ and ‘The Quality Of […]
Passions run high as Manrico and the Count di Luna compete for the affections of Leonora. Little do they know, Manrico’s mother Azucena has been keeping a terrible secret for decades. Soon a curse from the past will rise up from the ashes with devastating implications for them all. Starring Ludovic Tézier and Jamie Barton, […]
Margaret, the amazing 'Get Crafty' guru has offered to host a session for Big Green Week especially for One Planet Abingdon. Please do join us as we make a simple note booklet using scrap paper. All resources provided. An opportunity to meet new people and have a chat whilst learning a new skill. This is […]
★★★★★ ‘Witty, filthy and supreme.’ Guardian Written and performed by Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag, Killing Eve) and directed by Vicky Jones, Fleabag is a rip-roaring look at some sort of woman living her sort of life. Following a box-office record-breaking run in cinemas in 2019, the one-woman show returns to cinemas to the big screen this summer. Fleabag may seem […]
Michelle from One Planet Abingdon has chosen a story or two to read to the young people of Abingdon to raise awareness of the Big Green Week. Join us in the library!
Come and enjoy some chamber music at St. Helen's Church, Abingdon, OX14 5BS. The programme will include Brahms' clarinet quintet and Vaughan Williams' 'On Wedlock Edge'. Refreshments will be available and all proceeds will be split between the Abingdon Food Bank and St. Helen's Church. Tickets available at the door or from www.ticketsource.co.uk/whats-on/abingdon/st-helens-church/music-at-st-helens/2023-06-17/19:30/t-qjzkgoa
Concert in aid of Abingdon Food Bank and St Helen's Church Works by Vivaldi, Hedges, Schubert, British composer Anthony Hedges, plus Brahms: Clarinet Quintet Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge Tickets from Ticketsource.co.uk or at the door: £10, or £2 under 16s. Come and enjoy pre-performance at 6.45pm, and interval drinks too!