Calendar

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Coffee Morning 11:00 am
Coffee Morning @ Open House
Jun 1 @ 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
Jun 5 @ 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
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly arts and craft session. Free and good for all ages.
Drop-in Housing Advice Session 12:00 pm
Drop-in Housing Advice Session @ Open House
Jun 7 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
If you’re worried about your housing or experiencing homelessness and need of support to stay in your home, find a place to stay or get access to support then drop in to talk in confidence to the team from Aspire. Open to all, no need to book, free to access.
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Coffee Morning 11:00 am
Coffee Morning @ Open House
Jun 8 @ 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
Jun 12 @ 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!
Housing that Doesn’t Cost the Earth 7:00 pm
Housing that Doesn’t Cost the Earth @ Open House
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Architectural designer and TV presenter Charlie Luxton joins Oxford based architecture and design cooperative Transition by Design for a talk on sustainable architecture and how Oxford can meet the need for affordable housing whilst limiting the impact on the natural environment. Following the talk, there will be a panel discussion and Q&A. This event is for anyone who is interested in or currently building, renovating, converting or extending their home. The panel will include experts on architecture, housing and low-energy design in discussion on low-carbon materials and energy efficiency as well as co-housing, community-led design and other models of housing.
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Housing Matters // Who Owns England? 7:30 pm
Housing Matters // Who Owns England? @ Open House
Jun 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
For centuries, England’s elite have covered up how they got their hands on millions of acres of our land, by constructing walls, burying surveys and more recently, sheltering behind offshore shell companies. But with the dawn of digital mapping and the Freedom of Information Act, it’s becoming increasingly difficult for them to hide. In June’s House Matters, Open House welcomes Guy Shrubsole, the author of the new book ‘Who Owns England?’. Cat Hobbs, the founder of ‘We Own It’, will be chairing the discussion and we’ll also have the Who Owns Oxford group demoing their new website which intends to
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Arts & Craftivism 10:00 am
Arts & Craftivism @ Open House
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly arts and craft session. Free and good for all ages.
Drop-in Housing Advice Session 12:00 pm
Drop-in Housing Advice Session @ Open House
Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
If you’re worried about your housing or experiencing homelessness and need of support to stay in your home, find a place to stay or get access to support then drop in to talk in confidence to the team from Aspire. Open to all, no need to book, free to access.
OPEN MEETING of the Oxford Homeless Movement 1:00 pm
OPEN MEETING of the Oxford Homeless Movement
Jun 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Come and hear about what individuals and organisations across Oxford are doing to try and ensure that no person should have to sleep rough on the streets of Oxford.
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Coffee Morning 11:00 am
Coffee Morning @ Open House
Jun 15 @ 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.
Workshop: Housing rights & precarious housing 12:00 pm
Workshop: Housing rights & precarious housing
Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Building a step-by-step guide on how to improve access to housing rights in Oxford What has been your experience of gaining access to housing in the City? Do you feel secure in your housing? How could things change? Do you consider your housing situation to be unstable and/or uncertain?  What do you do to find out about your housing rights and how to you go about securing those rights? In this drop-in workshop, we invite you to share with us your housing experiences and seek your advice on how to go about the challenges you face with housing in the
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‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in 10:00 am
‘Writing Home’ poetry drop-in @ Open House
Jun 19 @ 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
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly arts and craft session. Free and good for all ages.
Drop-in Housing Advice Session 12:00 pm
Drop-in Housing Advice Session @ Open House
Jun 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
If you’re worried about your housing or experiencing homelessness and need of support to stay in your home, find a place to stay or get access to support then drop in to talk in confidence to the team from Aspire. Open to all, no need to book, free to access.
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Coffee Morning 11:00 am
Coffee Morning @ Open House
Jun 22 @ 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
Jun 26 @ 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
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Weekly arts and craft session. Free and good for all ages.
Drop-in Housing Advice Session 12:00 pm
Drop-in Housing Advice Session @ Open House
Jun 28 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
If you’re worried about your housing or experiencing homelessness and need of support to stay in your home, find a place to stay or get access to support then drop in to talk in confidence to the team from Aspire. Open to all, no need to book, free to access.
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Coffee Morning 11:00 am
Coffee Morning @ Open House
Jun 29 @ 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.
OXFORD TRANSFORMED, Organising for a green new deal 2:00 pm
OXFORD TRANSFORMED, Organising for a green new deal
Jun 29 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
*This is an independently organised event, run by Oxford Momentum and Oxford Labour for a Green New Deal* Oxford Transformed is a political education festival all about building left political power. That means imagining the world we want to live in and planning how we get there. The festival takes inspiration from The World Transformed, a programme of panels, workshops and gigs organised alongside Labour’s annual conference. Our theme, “Organising for a Green New Deal”, will focus on how we can–and must–confront the dual crises of climate change and inequality together. That means a massive mobilisation to transform our fossil
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