Our premises provide a home for a wide range of diverse and friendly community groups that meet here on a regular basis.
Some, but not all groups are listed below. If you would like more information about a group, please get in contact with them directly. If you are making a special journey for a class or event do check details with the group concerned. If you run or wish to start a group and would like to use rooms at the Quaker Centre, please get in contact.
Name of Group: Fossil Free Oxfordshire
Description: Fossil Free Oxfordshire is a group of citizens calling on our local government to move investments out of companies that extract and explore for fossil fuels — to move money away from the cause of climate change and into solutions.
Meets: We meet every other Monday from 5.30pm to 7pm. Please email for up to date information.
Further information: https://fossilfreeoxon.wordpress.com/
Name of Group: Oxford Thich Nhat Hanh Sangha
Description: We are a friendly group who practise mindfulness and meditation together in Oxford as taught by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. Everyone is welcome.
Meets: Thursday evenings during term time, 7-9pm. Check Facebook, Daily Info, or email for exact dates. (We have other meetings in other venues & times.)
Further information: https://www.facebook.com/OxfordTNHSangha/
Name of Group: Sri Chinmoy Meditation Centre
Description: Throughout the year, we offer free meditation courses, where people are welcome to come and learn about meditation and meditate with us.
Meets: No regular dates. Please phone for details.
Contact: Tejvan 07952 419874
Further information: www.oxfordmeditation.co.uk
CLEAR A SPACE FOR ME
Name of Group: Clear Space for Me Decluttering Workshop
Description: Small group discussion of individual members experiences of independent decluttering.
Meets: No regular dates. Please phone or email for details
Contact: : 07876 197485, email@example.com
Name of group: Creative Writing: Fictional Narrative
Whatever kind of writing you do, you share with all writers the same key challenges. By focussing on a single skillset it is possible to isolate a range of techniques that you can adapt to foster your own aims and your own voice, regardless of your style or subject.
Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org
Meets: Once per month during full term. Contact above for details.
Oxford Friends of the Earth
Description : Oxford Friends of the Earth is a voluntary group of local residents working to promote a healthy and sustainable environment.
Meets: Second Wednesday of each month (except August) at 7.30-9.00 pm
Name of Group: Zen Space
Description: Rinzai Zen group working with nature and local communities. In particular maintaining, developing and creating green spaces.
Meets: Weekly evening zazen (meditation), one day and longer retreats and drop-in sessions. Please email for the most up to date information.
Further information: http://www.zenspace.org.uk/
Oxford Insight Meditation Monday Sitting Group
Description A drop-in group rooted in the traditions of Mindfulness and Buddhist Insight Meditation. Meditation, teaching and discussion, usually teacher-led. All welcome.
Meets : Monday evenings 7-8.30pm: please see website above for more details and to check dates.