What's on inStokenchurch


Welcome to Stokenchurch

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Stokenchurch - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Stokenchurch to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Stokenchurch

28
MAY
Boggling Building Science
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Get hands‐on with us as we investigate how places are built. Well be making bridges building towers and creating places for both human beans as well as animals.Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £2 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
MAY
The Labyrinth Challenge (The Worlds Longest Inflat
Outpost Activity Centre

A series of interactive and wacky obstacles spread across five unique themed zones. The Labyrinth Challenge features the Lava Zone Jungle Zone Toxic Zone Combat Zone and Ocean Zone.Participants must make their way through The Labyrinth Challenge in the quickest time possible…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01189 885122
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29
MAY
Ship Ahoy! Half term fun at Eden Shopping Centre
Eden Shopping Centre

Ship Ahoy Set sail to High Wycombes Eden Shopping Centre this half term for a pirate adventure There are free craft workshops at Kids Corner from Monday 29th May through to Friday 2nd June where all the little scallywags can create eye…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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29
MAY
Swishwiffling Storytelling Walk
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Join Chip Colquhoun on a family storytelling walk around Roald Dahls home village and up to Angling Spring Wood. There will be plenty of swashboggling stories including local folklore and stories told to Roald Dahl by his mother when he was a…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
MAY
What’s in Your Secret Collection?
Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Have you ever kept a special object Find out about Roald Dahls special objects and unlock the secret powers of special things in this workshop using music drama and imagination. Why not bring your own special object to shareEvent detailsTimes: 11.30am 1.00pm…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
MAY
#SkoolzOut Fun Day
Outpost Activity Centre

SkoolzOut Fun DayThe ultimate half‐term action packed fun day for children and teens aged 12‐16 years oldThis is your day Unlimited rides on all attractions including the incredible Labyrinth Challenge as many times as you can handle.There will be over 20 fun…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441189 885122
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31
MAY
Fantabulous Family Photo Frames
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Roald Dahl kept lots of special pictures on the wall of his Writing Hut. Find out more about what decorates his walls and then make your own swishwiffling picture frame to put your own special photos in. Event detailsTimes: 11.00am 12.00pm 1.00pm…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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31
MAY
Stop - Don't take your PC to the tip!
Computers 4 Africa

This repurpose alternative is both a green and free solution so the charity urges the local community in Reading to donate their unwanted working IT equipment.From PCs laptops and TFT monitors to mice smartphones keyboards and leads all will be welcome at…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03000 112233
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01
JUN
Crackling Clay Treasures
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Make your own special collection of treasures. Youll find out more about the wonderful things that Roald Dahl kept close to him before choosing your own treasures to make in clay.Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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01
JUN
Little Explorers
Earth Trust Centre

Sensory buggysling walk for babies and toddlers. We will use our senses to learn about the natural world around us stopping to smell touch taste listen and look £4 suggested donation per child; accompanying adults free.…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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02
JUN
Beale Park Boat & Outdoor Show
Beale Park

Beale Park Boat and Outdoor Show is Britains most relaxed boat showJump aboard a wide range of beautiful boats on the lake.Experience the excitement of a live classic boat auction.Enjoy lots of non‐boating activities & live music including Archery as arranged by…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07506 769918
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02
JUN
Discover and Play
Earth Trust Centre

Forest School fun for the under‐5s. Join us for a morning of play and discovery in our woodlands. £4 suggested donation per child accompanying adults free.…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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02
JUN
The Building Boy with Ross Montgomery
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Go on a magical journey with The Building Boy. When a little boy makes a model of his Grandma out of her old building materials she sweeps him away on a thrilling adventure. Join author Ross Montgomery for storytelling and lots of…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
JUN
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft Reading

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to ReadingFeaturing Eddy Brimson Robert White and Tim ClarkWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and headliners from the…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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03
JUN
Terrific Twits Garden
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Roald Dahl loved gardens especially his own. He included a particularly icky one in The Twits. Join us to make your own miniature gruncious Twit garden full of scary and disgusterous things.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
JUN
The Drag with No Name and Wilma Fingadoo
Grosvenor G Casino Reading

The Drag with No Name and Wilma FingadooSaturday 3rd June 9:45pmThe Drag with No Name show consists of many original parodies on modern day life and the world of celebrity mixed with slapstick sketches in crazy costumes. From Adele to Jessie J…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Gay & Lesbian

TEL: 01184 027800
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04
JUN
Dahl’s Door Hanger
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

No one was allowed inside Roald Dahls Writing Hut Find out more and then make a door hanger either to keep people away from Roalds hut or your own special space. Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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04
JUN
Sunday Drop-in: Forest School Fun
Earth Trust Centre

Come and explore the woods and get creative in the great outdoors. £4 suggested donation per child accompanying adults free.…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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06
JUN
Chiddlers’ hour
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Chiddlers Hour takes place at the Museum on term‐time Tuesdays 10am to 11am.These splendiferous sessions feature 30 minutes of songs storytelling and adventure and 30 minutes of free play and crafts based on Roald Dahls books.Each weeks session is based around one…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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09
JUN
The Zoots Sounds of the Sixties Show
Norden Farm Arts Centre

The Zoots are here to make your whole family bop to the 60s beats that everybody loves ‐ with legendary numbers by Elvis The Beatles The Monkees the Beach Boys and dozens more of your favourite artists.Feel the groove thats thrilling audiences…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01628 788997
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10
JUN
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

A unique behind‐the‐scenes peek into our archive store which houses Roald Dahls original letters and manuscripts.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.00pm and 2.00pmCost: £1 per participant adults and children. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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10
JUN
Northern Ballet | Goldilocks & the Tree Bears
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

One day her curiosity leads her to a house full of many surprises. With a family of friendly bears a beautiful blue bird and bowls of delicious porridge this ballet is just rightBringing this classic childrens story to life Goldilocks & the…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208000
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10
JUN
Phil Haley & His Comments
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Phil Haley and His Comments are a band that started over 20 years ago and since then they have played all over the UK and Europe Scandinavia Russia America and Australia A highly visual and professional stage act which not only centers…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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11
JUN
Natural Dyeing
Earth Trust Centre

Discover the wide range of plants that can produce dye and learn how to extract and fix the colour. £40; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a booking fee.…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 407792
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14
JUN
Five Rivers Fostering @ ASDA Lower Earley, Reading
ASDA

Formed in 1989 Five Rivers Child Care is a Social Enterprise specialising in the care of Looked After Children through Residential Care and Foster Care.Were currently recruiting Foster CarersFor those who dont know Fostering involves children and young people being cared for…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL:
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14
JUN
Much Ado About Nothing
Hall Barn

Chiltern Shakespeare Company will be bringing this much loved Shakespeare comedy to life in a mid‐Victorian setting. The play is best known for the verbal sparring between Beatrix and Benedict as they battle to get the upper hand. Neither will admit…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 573559
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16
JUN
Bats of the Clumps
Earth Trust Centre

Take a peek into the mysterious world of these amazing animals... Meet some bats and enjoy an informative talk by Dave Endacott from Oxfordshire Bat Group. £8 per adult £4 per child; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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17
JUN
Beginners Wildlife Photography
Earth Trust Centre

Professional photographer Andrew Walmsley will help you get to grips with your camera and provide guidance on capturing images of wildlife. There are a series of workshops running throughout the next few months book one or more as a course: first…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 407792
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17
JUN
Feast 2017
Waddesdon Manor

Enjoy a taste of history over this two‐day festival celebrating food drink and entertainment all inspired by Baron Ferdinands annual garden parties. With over 60 handpicked artisan food and drink stalls from the local area and beyond you will be spoilt for…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01296 820414
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17
JUN
Ska Britannia
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Ska Britannia is the ultimate all live six‐piece Ska band with a fantastic sound quirky suits and a stage presence that is truly unforgettable. So if you adore the sounds of Madness The Specials Bad Manners The Kings Men and UB40 then…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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Tourist Attractions


The Hellfire Caves

The Caves are an ideal visit for all the family and especially children ‐ their imaginations can be set free. The attraction consists of almost a mile of underground passages with various figures depicting the life and times of the members of the infamous Hellfire Club. …

Hughenden Manor

Queen Victoria's trusted prime minister Benjamin Disraeli lived here from 1848 until his death in 1881. Most of his furniture, books and pictures remain in this, his private retreat from the rigours of parliamentary life in London. There are beautiful walks through the surrounding park and…

Aspect Park Golf Club Ltd

Aspect Park Golf Club Ltd ‐ golf course in Henley‐on‐Thames, Oxfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01491 578306 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Aspect Park Golf Club Ltd golf courseclub.…

Club Eden

Club Eden Nightclub in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01494 444721 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Club Unique

Club Unique Nightclub in Henley‐on‐Thames, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01491 578650 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Courthouse

Set in an attractive and unspoilt village, this building with its timbered, whitewashed and tiled faade was probably first used as a wool store. It is a fine example of early timber frame construction. Manorial courts were held here from the reign of Henry V until Victorian times.…

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