Charlbury Green Hub

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We aim to promote a better understanding of our local countryside, food, energy, travel, and the wider implications for our planet's limited resources and climate change. We provide a list of things  that can be shared by other groups or individuals in Charlbury so that we can work together better as a sharing community . . . and save money and resources in the process. Websites are always "work in progress" so come back regularly to see what's new.

The calendar below covers environmental/sustainable/ethical events happening in Charlbury and beyond. If you would like to offer a lift to an event outside Charlbury then please contact us and we'll flag it up.

5x15 in London, 5 speakers 15 minutes each, held at various locations
Oxford Networks for the Environment (ONE) lists the many public lecture series, events, conferences and seminars across a whole range of departments at Oxford University that are related to the environment.
Good Food Oxford Food events to keep on top of GFO network and other good food-related events!
Cogges Farm Museum at Witney runs lots of interesting hands-on skills workshops.
Wychwood Project lists local environmental events and courses held throughout the year.
BBOWT, the local Wildlife Trust  list the many events organised throughout the year within Berks, Bucks and Oxon.
Earth Trust lists the events (many for families) and courses held throughout the year at Little Wittenham or Thrupp Lake, near Abingdon.
Daily Information lists What's On in Oxford Today.
Oxford Museum of Natural History  events, many aimed at families.
Interesting Talks Oxford Keeping track of interesting talks, lectures and seminars in and around Oxford

Upcoming events

FESTIVAL: Wychwood Forest Fair, Ditchley Park, Charlbury

Sunday 2 September 2018 11:00 to 17:00
Summary: A wide range of rural crafts, some of which allow you to ‘have a go’, are on display. The Wychwood Forest Fair, is a major fundraising event to support the local wildlife and landscape conservation work of the Wychwood Project.
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FARMERS MARKET: Playing Close, Charlbury

Saturday 8 September 2018 09:00 to 13:00
Summary: Visit the Charlbury Green Hub stall to browse and borrow books, and bring bras, spectacles, batteries, printer cartridges, water filters, mobile phones, and lightbulbs for recycling
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BIG APPLE TAKE-AWAY: Playing Close, Charlbury

Sunday 9 September 2018 14:30 to 16:30
Summary: Big Apple Take-Aways are held every fortnight on the Playing Close from September through to November. Apple varieties change each time as the season progresses, and pears, fragrant quinces and medlars become available in November. ALL WELCOME
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LITTERPICK: Great British Beach Clean, locations around the UK

Friday 14 September 2018 00:00 to Monday 17 September 2018 23:45
Summary: Join the fight against marine litter by taking part in this Marine Conservation Society beach clean and litter survey which will highlight the issues of beach litter around our coastlines.
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