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‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in 10:00 am
‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in @ Open House
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Like to play with words? So do we! Come hang out with our poet-in-residence and have a go at some writing games, techniques and activities – or just curl up with a cup of tea and a book! We will have plenty of resources, materials, and poetry for you to get stuck into so just drop in – no need to register. The sessions run weekly on Wednesdays from 5 December between 10am and noon – and will carry on into the new year, too. Spread the word!
What can we do about high rents, sh*t landlords & poor housing? 6:30 pm
What can we do about high rents, sh*t landlords & poor housing? @ Open House Oxford
Apr 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Discussion group to explore starting a tenants union in Oxford. Whether it’s unaffordability, a complicated relationship with your landlord/agent, not getting the service you require, conflict over end of end a tenancy, the dispute of a deposit, or the state of your property. We are trying to build a support network for renters: – providing a space for tenants to share their problems in a safe space that offers solidarity and anonymity. – a central point of information for renters rights. – fighting housing discrimination, providing support to and stand in solidarity with those faced with housing discrimination. – developing
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Arts & Craftivism 10:00 am
Arts & Craftivism @ Open House
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly arts and craft session. Free and good for all ages.
Got an idea that could put £1000 to good use? 10:00 am
Got an idea that could put £1000 to good use?
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Do you have an idea for building relationships and connecting people with place that could do with a £1000 cash injection? As part of this year’s Marmalade, Transition by Design and Lankelly Chase are running a live experiment in participatory grant making. Both Transition by Design and Lankelly Chase believe that more often then not, it’s communities who know best what they need. We’re experimenting with how to hand over control of funding to the people who know best the impact it could make. To do this, we’re searching for ideas to be part of the workshop. The theme of this year’s Marmalade
The Oxford Homeless Movement open meeting 1:00 pm
The Oxford Homeless Movement open meeting
Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join an open meeting of the new ‘Oxford Homeless Movement’, a new approach to tackling rough sleeping in Oxford and ensuring that no one should have to sleep rough on our city’s streets.    
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Coffee Morning 11:00 am
Coffee Morning @ Open House
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday we’ll be talking about a theme to do with housing and homelessness. These coffee mornings are informal and friendly and a good way of finding out more about Open House.
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‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in 10:00 am
‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in @ Open House
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Like to play with words? So do we! Come hang out with our poet-in-residence and have a go at some writing games, techniques and activities – or just curl up with a cup of tea and a book! We will have plenty of resources, materials, and poetry for you to get stuck into so just drop in – no need to register. The sessions run weekly on Wednesdays from 5 December between 10am and noon – and will carry on into the new year, too. Spread the word!
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Arts & Craftivism 10:00 am
Arts & Craftivism @ Open House
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly arts and craft session. Free and good for all ages.
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Coffee Morning 11:00 am
Coffee Morning @ Open House
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday we’ll be talking about a theme to do with housing and homelessness. These coffee mornings are informal and friendly and a good way of finding out more about Open House.
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‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in 10:00 am
‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in @ Open House
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Like to play with words? So do we! Come hang out with our poet-in-residence and have a go at some writing games, techniques and activities – or just curl up with a cup of tea and a book! We will have plenty of resources, materials, and poetry for you to get stuck into so just drop in – no need to register. The sessions run weekly on Wednesdays from 5 December between 10am and noon – and will carry on into the new year, too. Spread the word!
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Arts & Craftivism 10:00 am
Arts & Craftivism @ Open House
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly arts and craft session. Free and good for all ages.
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Coffee Morning 11:00 am
Coffee Morning @ Open House
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday we’ll be talking about a theme to do with housing and homelessness. These coffee mornings are informal and friendly and a good way of finding out more about Open House.
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‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in 10:00 am
‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in @ Open House
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Like to play with words? So do we! Come hang out with our poet-in-residence and have a go at some writing games, techniques and activities – or just curl up with a cup of tea and a book! We will have plenty of resources, materials, and poetry for you to get stuck into so just drop in – no need to register. The sessions run weekly on Wednesdays from 5 December between 10am and noon – and will carry on into the new year, too. Spread the word!
Oxford Tenants Union – Open Meeting 6:30 pm
Oxford Tenants Union – Open Meeting
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Sick of paying too much rent to rubbish landlords for crappy housing? Join a group of Oxford residents who are starting a local tenants union to protect renters and fight for renters rights.
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Arts & Craftivism 10:00 am
Arts & Craftivism @ Open House
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly arts and craft session. Free and good for all ages.
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‘Oxford is My Home’ a magazine made in a day 10:00 am
‘Oxford is My Home’ a magazine made in a day @ Open House
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
A free event for all ages and abilities to come together and create a community-made magazine on that it’s like to make, have and even lose a home in Oxford. As a public talking shop, we love to find new ways for people to connect and share their experience of housing in Oxford. So we’re running this fun challenge to build a magazine together, entirely from scratch…in just ONE DAY. Sound exciting? Want to be involved? Well, all you need to do is pop along to Open House on Saturday 27th April. Drop in for an hour or stay for
Coffee Morning 11:00 am
Coffee Morning @ Open House
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Each Saturday we’ll be talking about a theme to do with housing and homelessness. These coffee mornings are informal and friendly and a good way of finding out more about Open House.
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