Various special interest groups organise meetings and activities which you are warmly invited to attend. Information about when the groups meet will be announced at the Coffee Mornings, by email to everyone on Meetups and also posted on the website Events page.

  Opportunities in Oxford: Now Online

Opportunities in Oxford Group

This group provides support and advice for those who are looking for work, are considering volunteering, are interested in career planning or in personal development

Newcomers with Children (0-5): On Hold

Newcomers with Children Group

This group meets once a week and is for children up to 5 years old accompanied by their parent. The children enjoy playing with the toys while their parents have a chat. Parents are responsible for their children at all times.

English Conversation Group: Now Online

English Conversation Group

This group meets once a week and is for Newcomers wishing to improve their conversational English skills in a relaxed and friendly environment. Previous topics of conversation can be viewed here.

Craft Group: On Hold

Needlecraft Group

This group meets once a week for those wishing to do various needle crafts - such as knitting, cross-stitch work, crochet. This group usually meets in a private house.

Book Group: Now Online

Book Group

Evening meetings are held three times a term when members discuss a particular book. Previously discussed books can be seen here.

Singing Group: On Hold

Singing Group

This group meets once a week on Wednesdays and is for those wishing to sing together. We usually perform a selection of songs at some of our events.

Exploring Oxfordshire Group: On Hold

In addition to our regular activities we organise many events that introduce you to the delights of Oxford, with its quirky traditions, and the charm of the surrounding area. We may visit interesting historic buildings and gardens, take a trip to nearby antiques centres, explore Oxford on foot or go out of the city to walk in the countryside. These events often include a pub lunch or refreshments at a tea shop.

Rousham House Gardens
Antiques Centre Visit
Walk to Iffley