Focal Events

Every Thursday in term time Rhyme Time is designed for children from birth to 4 years.  We sing and act out nursery rhymes so mums, dads, grandparents, carers and their children can play and learn together.  From 10:00 am to 11:00 am.  A voluntary contribution of £2 for an adult and child with £1 each for extra children is requested to cover overheads.

Peter Britton’s Focal Virtual Land’s End to John O’Groats Walk started on 15 February 2018 and will take him into 2019 to complete.

25 April 2019 Focal Volunteers’ Luncheon from 12:30 pm at Church House to say thank you to all who volunteer in Adderbury Library.

27 April 2019 Focal and FOSMA are combining to run a Grand Book Sale in the Church 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.

04 May 2019 Focal 100 Bonus Ball & Treasure Map from Church House.  Details to follow.

29 May 2019 Banbury Cross Players are staging a Preview Performance of CONTRACTions, their Festival entry play for 2019.  One night only at Church House from 7:00 pm.  Admission £8.00. Tickets from the library or from Chrissie Garrett (Tel: 01295 810412) or from Keith R Mitchell.

22 June 2019 Focal Meet the Painter After several opportunities to Meet the Author and Meet the Ballerina, this event will introduce a successful painter who will talk about his work.  Details to follow.

29 June 2019 Focal Summer Treasure Hunt at Church House.  Fun for all of the family.  Details to follow.

July 2019  Grand Prize Raffle.  The Grand Prize will be a brand new laptop computer.  Tickets £5.00 each.  Details to follow.

Autumn 2019 Focal Antiques Road Show A chance to bring your objets d’art for appraisal and valuation by an expert and to learn something of the history of the village and its homes.  Details to follow.

October 2019 Focal Pub Quiz Our popular and testing half-yearly quiz and raffle run by David & Aline Griffiths and held in The Bell, Adderbury by kind permission of Chris & Sandra Shallis.  Date to be confirmed.  Entry £5.00 per person, preferably in teams of four but not essential.

Winter 2019 Focal Pimms & Posh Frocks Party An opportunity to dress up and visit someone’s house you may not have seen before and to enjoy plenty of nibbles and drinks together with good company.  Details to follow.

14 December 2019 Focal Festive Morning At Church House from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon with mulled wine, soft drinks, tea & coffee and mince pies all accompanied by a splendid raffle and some good company with old friends and new. 

December 2019 Focal Christmas Card Delivery A low cost delivery service in Adderbury and Milton run by David Griffiths with proceeds to Focal. Leave your local Christmas cards at the library with 25 pence per card and they will be delivered in time for Christmas.