A variety of events are taking place across the Advertiser and Review region in the coming weeks.
BUCKINGHAM: Buckingham Library, Old Gaolers evening of readings, dramatised extracts and songs, to celebrate the bicentenary of Charles Dickens’ birth. Pickings from Dickens, September 21, between 8pm and 10pm, refreshments, buy your tickets in advance from the library, £5.
BRACKLEY: Singles night at the Deli Wine Bar, starts at 7pm. All singles welcome. Over 21s only.
Sunday, September 23
STOWE: Kite flying demonstrations at Stowe Landscape Gardens, 10.30am to 4.30pm, kite making workshop, exhibition of work from photographer Martin Fletcher.
Monday, September 24
TWYFORD: The VoiceFusion Adults Choir is open to anyone, meets every Monday between 8pm and 9.30pm in Twyford Village Hall. Sessions include vocal exercises and group singing. For the more adventurous there is the opportunity to sing in small groups or to perform solo.
Anyone aged 16 or over who would like to join should contact choir leaders Jane Horwood and David Charles on 01296 730751 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Details at www.voicefusion.org.uk.
BRACKLEY: Brackley beekeeper Tony Manton will give a talk Close Encounter with Bees at the next meeting of the Brackley Group of the Wildlife Trust, from 7.30pm in the Methodist Church in High Street. Entry is £2, all are welcome to attend.
BUCKINGHAM: Bingo at West End Bowls Club, from 7.30pm, everybody welcome.
Wednesday, September 26
WINSLOW: Dementia Awareness coffee morning, Winslow Library, 10am to 1pm, enjoy a free cup of cofee and while chatting to representatives from local services including Bucks Alzheimer’s Society, police and adult social care.
Thursday, September 27
BUCKINGHAM: Dementia Awareness coffee morning, Buckingham Library, 10am to 1pm, enjoy a free cup of cofee and while chatting to representatives from local services including Bucks Alzheimer’s Society, police and adult social care.
Future and ongoing events
BRACKLEY: Argentinean wine tasting, September 28, welcoming Condor Wines. Ticket £15 per person, available online at brackleywines.co.uk.
BUCKINGHAM: Harvest Fair, Old Cattle Pens, Sunday, September 30, 11am to 3pm, bring your own apple to be juiced in the apple press. Herb Teas for Health, expert talk at 1pm. Brackley Morris Men at 2pm. Children’s activites and story telling. Sterling engine and rocket stove demo. Buckingham Young Farmers. Practice milking the cow! Expert growing and composting advice.
BRACKLEY: Brackley Triathlon, September 30, live music, bouncy castle, new open road bike section for adults.
BRACKLEY: Swishing party, The Deli Wine Bar and Bistro, October 5, tickets only £5, and includes a welcome drink. Details on the website brackleywines.co.uk.