Events

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May

10 Mar – End of Aug: ‘Hidden Bisham’ a new exhibition at Marlow Museum, Court Garden, SL7 2AE, free admission, open Wednesday 14:00-17:00, Saturdays & Sundays 13:00- 17:00.

17 Mar – 27 Oct - Henley’s History and it’s Midsomer Murders Filming Locations, follow in the footsteps of DCI Barnaby during a one hour personalised guided walk. Every Saturday, 11:00, inside the Argyll Public House Market Place, Henley, £12 adult, £6 child, advance £10 adult, £5 child – www.ticketsource.co.uk/henley-hosts/events

28th Apr - 3rd Jun - ‘Wycombe Arts Festival’www.wycombeartsfestival.org

21st Apr - Mid Sept - ‘River Boat Trips with Salters Steamers – Thames Cruises’, 40 minute short trips, from Higginson Park, hourly from 11:00 - 17:00, (weekends only 21 April - 27 May – Daily from 28 May – Mid September -Weather Permitting) – 01865 243421..

26th - Fourways Theatre Company presents an open air production of Shakespeare’s ‘As You Like It’ at Pipers Corner School, Great Kingshill, HP15 6LP, 19:30 – 01494 522722.

19th May - 3rd June - ‘Chiltern Walking Festival’ : A programme of hikes, guided tours and special events across the Chilterns. Runs until 3rd June. For more info: www.visitchilterns.co.uk/walkingfest.html

24th - Four Ends Flower Club ‘Country Living Competition’ – Ann Anson at The Village Hall, Lane End, 13:45, subscription £40, visitors £6 – 01628 476971.

24th - ‘Open Mic Poetry Night’ at The Perch, 91 High Street – robyn@visittheperch.co.uk

25th - Friday Lunchtime Recitals, ‘Laurens Price’ Novak (cello), All Saints Church, Marlow, 13:10-13:50, light lunches from 12:30, free entry, part of the Wycombe Arts Festival

26th - 30th - ‘Marlow Arts & Crafts Annual Exhibition’, The Church Hall, The Causeway, Marlow 10:00-17:30.

28th - ‘Meet the Beekeepers’ find out about beekeeping and honey production with the friendly volunteer beekeeping team at Hughenden Manor, 11:00-16:00, free but normal admission applies – 01494 755573.

30th - ’Children’s Half Term Craft’ at Marlow Library, 10:30-12:00, paper themed craft activity, no charge, no need to book but all under 10’s should be accompanied by an adult.

31st - ‘Behind the Scenes Manor Tour’ at Hughenden Manor, 45 minute tour, £4 plus admission, 11:00-11:45 – 0344 249 1895.

31st - ‘BBO Big Band’ at Marlow British Legion, concert in aid of charity, 20:15 Cost £8 on the door.

 

Details correct at time of printing 24.04.18

June

10th Mar – End of Aug - ‘Hidden Bisham’ a new exhibition at Marlow Museum, Court Garden, SL7 2AE, free admission, open Wednesday 14:00-17:00, Saturdays & Sundays 13:00- 17:00.

17th Mar – 27th Oct - Henley’s History and its Midsomer Murders Filming Locations, follow in the footsteps of DCI Barnaby during a one hour personalised guided walk. Every Saturday, 11:00, inside the Argyll Public House, Market Place, Henley, £12 adult, £6 child, advance £10 adult, £5 child – www.ticketsource.co.uk/henley-hosts/events

28th Apr – 3rd Jun - ‘Wycombe Arts Festival’www.wycombeartsfestival.org

1st May - 1st Jun - ‘A is for Agatha’ a literary themed exhibition, a body of work by 14 artists from Bodenpress Printmaking Studio at Bourne End Library, Wakeman Road, SL8 5SX – www.bodenpress.co.uk www.buckscc.gov.uk/libraries

19th May - 3rd June - ‘Chilterns Walking Festival’  A programme of hikes, guided tours and special events across the Chilterns. Runs until 3rd June. For more info: www.visitchilterns.co.uk/walkingfest.html

1st - 17th - ‘Love Marlow Festival’, a festival of community activity, arts & craft, food & drink, & music events www.lovemarlow.co.uk

1st - Rock & Roll Jive classes and dancing, Marlow British Legion, 19:30-22:30, Cost £5

1st - Jazz at the Perch, Marlow, 17:30-22:30, booking essential www.visittheperch.co.uk Cost £7

1st - Marlow Beerfest, more than 30 beers and ciders. Marlow Football Club, Oaktree Road, Marlow, SL7 3ED 16:00 – 22:00. Live music and hot food. £5 entry (includes souvenir glass and beer guide) £3 entry for MFC and Camra Members. www.marlowbeerfest.co.uk  info@marlowbeerfest.co.uk

2nd - Marlow Beerfest 12:00 – 22:00 (see 01 June entry for details)

3rd - Marlow Beerfest 12:00 – 16:00 (see 01 June entry for details)

2nd - ‘Marlow Antique & Vintage Fayre’, hot & cold food available, all day breakfast, sandwiches at Liston Hall, Marlow 09:00-16:00, 07711 646536.

2nd - 12th - ‘Uprooted – we need to talk about displacement’ a moving photographic exhibition featuring stories of people displaced in Nigeria, Kenya and Iraq. Come along and meet and hear their voices at Christ Church URC, Oxford Road and Marlow Methodist Church, Spittal Street, 14:00-17:00 daily, Tuesday lunchtimes and Friday 8th evening – 01628 486227 www.tinyurl.com/ycmcsnao

3rd - ‘Taplow Court Open Days’ the house and grounds will be open to the public from 14:00-17:00, guided tour on Taplow’s wider landscape and history at 14:30, general garden tour at 15:30, free admission and parking, Cliveden Road, SL6 0ER – 01628 773163.

3rd - ‘National Garden Scheme – Open Gardens’, Burrow Farm, Hambleden, RG9 6LT, 11:00- 15:30, adult £5, children free, homemade teas available.

4th - Boutique Cinema - ‘Three Billboards’ at Claytons, 20:00 – 01628 488404.  Marlow Visitor Services Marlow Library, Institute Road, Marlow, Bucks, SL7 1BA 01296 382415 

5th - ‘Tea Dance’ at Flackwell Heath Community Centre, 14:00-16:00, £5 per person – 07891 614491.

5th - ‘Rebellion Brewery Open Night’, all ales currently being brewed available on the night. Talks also given on brewing history and methods, 19.00-21.30, Bencombe Farm, Marlow Bottom, SL7 3LT. All welcome, £12.50pp, BBQ all year round!

7th - Knit & Natter at Marlow Library, no need to book just turn up, 10:00-12:00 www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/libraries/find-a-library/marlow

7th - ‘Call the Midwife’ a talk about Jennifer Worth’s work by her daughter Suzannah Hart. Charity lunch at Danesfield House, in aid of Rennie Grove Hospice Care, £40 includes two course lunch and drink – 01628 471483.

8th - Friday Lunchtime Recitals, Isabel Nisbet (Contralto) and Rhidian Jones (Piano), All Saints Church, Marlow, 13:10-13:50, light lunches from 12:30, free entry.

8th - Rock & Roll Jive Classes and Dancing, Marlow British Legion, 19:30-22:30, Cost £5

8th - Starting this week ‘Beginners Ballroom & Latin Dance Class’ at Pinder Hall, Cookham 18:30 – 19:30, £7.50 couples/singles welcome contact Penny Bysshe 01628 526819 for more info.

9th - ‘Modern Calligraphy Workshop’ at The Barn (The Two Brewers), Marlow SL7 1NQ 11.00- 14.30 www.mintlettering.com/workshops

9th - 24th -  ‘Bucks Art Weeks’ open studios and exhibitions and events throughout the county www.bucksartweeks.org.uk

9th - 24th - Jen Riley Paintings part of Bucks Art Weeks, Thames Leigh, Riverside, SL7 2AB, 11:00 – 17:00

9th -10th, 13th, 16th-8th , 20th & 23rd - 24th - Open studio Jan Glaska - Plein Air Painting & Portraiture, part of Bucks Art Weeks. Kew Cottage, Finings Road, Lane End. Opening times: weekdays 16:00-18:00, Sat + Sun 11:00-16:00

9th -10th +16th -17th & 23rd - 24th - Open Studio Crispin Wride, Abstract Sculptures, Paintings + Mixed Media, part of Bucks Art Weeks, Stratton House, West Street, Marlow SL7 2BS, 11:00-17:00

9th - 10th &14th - 17th - Open Studios Lucy Crawford & Wendy Johnson, part of Bucks Art Weeks, Threeways, Kiln Lane, Bourne End SL8 3JE, 12:00-17:30

9th - 10th, 13th - 17th & 20th - 24th - Open Studio Coral Slade Stoneware Sculpture & Porcelain Ceramics, part of Bucks Art Weeks, Old Bakery Cottage Wooburn HP10 0PW, 11:00-17:00

9th - ‘Paradise Lost – Paradise Regained’, words and music marking the end of the Great War presented by Chiltern Camerata 19:30 at All Saints Church, Marlow, SL7 2AA Tickets £12 each (under-18s:free). Available from Marlow Library or on the door (subject to availability) For enquiries and booking 01753 889519, e-mail info@chiltern-camerata.org.uk

9th - Riley Park Marlow Fundraiser Charity Event, tombola, bouncy castle, storytelling tent, stalls & lots more, A community event for babies & children under 8, older siblings welcome, free entry.

9th - Hambleden Artisan Market – Hambleden Village Hall, 10:00 – 15:30.

10th - Deadline for Marlow Museum’s Young Outdoor Photographer of the Year www.marlowmuseum.org

10th - 11th, 15th - 18th & 22nd - 24th - Open Studio Jackie Callingham, The Boathouse Stained Glass Studio, part of Bucks Art Weeks, Orchard Dene, Riversdale, Bourne End , SL8 3EB, 10:00-16:00

11th - Boutique Cinema – ‘The Greatest Showman’ at Claytons, 20:00 – 01628 488404.

14th - Knit & Natter at Marlow Library, no need to book just turn up, 10:00-12:00 www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/libraries/find-a-library/marlow

14th - ‘Quiz Night’ at The Perch, 91 High Street, 19:30 – 01628 290505 robyn@visittheperch.co.uk

14th - ‘Cox Green Roman Villa’ a short film of a local 1950s Rescue Evacuation, at Liston Hall, 20:00, no entrance fee, voluntary collection only – 01628 523896 – www.marlowarchaeology.org

14th - ‘Around the World’ with Henley Symphony Orchestra, 11:30 on the floating stage at Henley Festival, £20, Students/under 18’s £10 – www.henley-festival.co.uk

14th - 17th - ‘Traylens Amusements’ at Higginson Park.

15th - Friday Lunchtime Recitals, Anthony Hammond (Organ), All Saints Church, Marlow, 13:10-13:50, light lunches from 12:30, free entry. 

15th - Rock & Roll Jive Classes and Dancing, Marlow British Legion, 19:30-22:30, Cost £5

15th - 17th & 22nd - 24th - Open Studios Sophie Fois Artwork, Contemporary & Realism Artist, Turville Art Studio, part of Bucks Art Weeks, Turville Valley Stud, RG9 6QU, (next to Bull & Butcher pub) 11:00-16:00.

16th - ‘Marlow Town Regatta’ Daytime: Rowing, food Stalls, music entertainment, trade and cahirty stalls, 08:00-19:00. Day cost Adult £12.50, Youth £8 + Child £5. Saturday evening entertainment includes chart topping band Toploader & local favourites Rockstar & Abbas Angels, 18:00-22:00 evening cost Adults £20, Youth £15 + Child £5 Packages available from www.marlowtownregatta.org

16th - 24th - Open Studio Maxwell Cowlin, Stoneware Pottery & Sculpture, part of Bucks Art Weeks, 66 Seymour Park Road, Marlow SL7 3EP, weekdays 13:00-17:00 weekends 11:00-17:00

16th - Hambleden Concerts, “Duo Dorado” a musical journey to 18th century Italy, the birthplace of the Violin; 7.30pm, The Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin, Hambleden, Henley, RG9 6RX, tickets available from Hambleden Village Stores, or by completing an application form: £15pp, Friends £12.50, free to under 18s and students.

17th - ‘Marlow Town Regatta & Festival Family Fun Day’, Dragon Boat Festival, showcase & charity stalls, entertainment, trade & craft stalls, food & drink available 09:30 -16:45, free entry.

17th - Sunday Afternoon Concert at All Saints Church, Marlow, 15:00 ‘Pipe Dream – Graham Waller (bagpipe)’ free entry, retiring collection, followed by tea and cake.

18th - Boutique Cinema – ‘World Cup Live’ at Claytons, 20:00 – 01628 488404.

20th -  24th - Medmenham Potters part of Bucks Art Weeks, collective group of ceramicists producing diverse work, Medmenham Village Hall, SL7 2HE, weekdays+Sat 11:00-17:00, Sun 10:00-16:00

21st - Knit & Natter at Marlow Library, no need to book just turn up, 10:00-12:00 www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/libraries/find-a-library/marlow

21st - The Four Seasons Talk – ‘Failed to Return’ by Tony Eaton, Liston Hall, Marlow, 14:30 Cost £2 22: Rock & Roll Jive Classes and Dancing, Marlow British Legion, 19:30-22:30, Cost £5.

22nd - ‘In Mind In Body – Sit Less, Move More – One Day Life-Changing Workshop’ at Bisham Abbey, SL7 1RR, £95, £75 if booked in May, 09:30-16:00, includes, tea/coffee, lunch and a 7 day Bisham Abbey gym pass – 07790 892937 – www.inmindinbody.com

23rd - Marlow Rock Bottomwww.marlowrockbottom.com

23rd - Marlow Regatta, Dorney Lake, Eton – www.themarlowregatta.com

24th - Sunday Afternoon Concert, All Saints Church, Marlow 15:00, ‘All Saints Music Trust Scholars Concert’, free entry, retiring collection, tea and cake.

25th - Boutique Cinema – ‘The Post’ at Claytons, 20:00 – 01628 488404.

26th, 3rd/10th &17th Jul - ‘How to Take Better Pictures’ a series of four education evenings to be run by Marlow Camera Club 19:30- 21:30 at Marlow Methodist Hall, £89, £25 deposit – www.marlowcamera.club

27th - 3 Easy Steps to a Healthier Happier Mind – a self-development seminar at Bourne End Library, Wakeman Road, SL8 5SX. 10:00 - 12:00, £20, Tara Mehmet. Register at www.ukpranichealing.co.uk/tara-mehmet Tel: 07921 554367

28th - Knit & Natter at Marlow Library, No need to book just turn up, 10:00-12:00 www.buckscc.gov.uk/services/libraries/find-a-library/marlow 

28th/29th/30th - Marlow Music Makers presents ‘A Grand Night for Singing’ at The United Reformed Church, Oxford Road, £10 (includes glass of wine and light refreshments) 19:30 – 01628 484618 or 01494 883392.

29th - ‘Praise in the Park’ at Higginson Park

29th - Rock & Roll Jive Classes and Dancing, Marlow British Legion, 19:30-22:30, Cost £5 30: ‘Armed Forces Day’ in Higginson Park.

 

Details correct at time of printing 22.05.2018