Events

FORTHCOMING EVENTS

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Basingstoke Disability ConneXions

Monthly get-togethers for anyone affected by any type of disability
When: Tue June 5 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Basingstoke Discovery Centre

Old Basing Scarecrow COMPETITION

Anything goes for this year’s scarecrow competition, so be as creative as you like – the bigger and more flamboyant the better
When: Sat June 9 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Where: Around the Village

Sherfield Fete and Family Fun Day

As well as arena displays, including Quirks Animal Roadshow, all the usual fête attractions will of course also be there, like our fun dog show, a display of enthusiasts’ vehicles, bouncy castles and other amusements for children, a wide range of stalls, and lots of choices for eating and drinking. Alongside the famous Fete BBQ and Tea Tent this year we’ll have a range of hot food choices, fresh salads, ice cream vans and a vast selection of baked goods from Bramley Village Bakery.
When: Sat June 9 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Shefield on Loddon Village Green

Family Festival

JOHN SEARLE’S FUNFAIR
MUCKY BUCKET PETTING FARM
GMG FALCONRY/BIRDS OF PREY
PUNCH AND JUDY
CLASSIC CARS
When: Tue June 12 11:00 AM - Wed June 13 4:00 PM
Where: Down Grange

The Green Bicycle Murder

Follow the extraordinary trail of events with retired detective, Paul Stickler and decide for yourself whether the man was responsible for her death or whether she had been murdered at all…
When: Tue June 12 2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Basingstoke Discovery Centre

Old Basing Carnival

Royal British Legion Band, a Fairground, Vintage Cars and Motor Bikes, Steel Band, Shooting, Archery, Basingstoke Tappers, Linguatastics, Greyhounds of St Edmunds, Re-Enactment group and lots more….
When: Sat June 16 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Basing Recreation Ground

Basingstoke Symphony Orchestra presents Cinema in Symphony

With themes from Star Wars, Harry Potter, Out of Africa, Jurassic Park, The Lord of the Rings, Frozen, Mary Poppins, Indiana Jones, plus many more!...
When: Sat June 16 7:30 PM - Fri June 15 7:30 PM
Where: The Anvil, Basingstoke

NEWNHAM OPEN GARDENS

Beautiful gardens Teas and homemade cakes Plants for sale
When: Sun June 17 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Start at Newnham Village Green

Local & Family History Day

Join us at Basingstoke Discovery Centre for our FREE open day.
There is no need to book for any of these events – just drop in!
When: Sat June 23 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Where: Basingstoke Discovery Centre

Austen Sisters - Readings compiled and performed by Rowan Suart

A diverting forty-minute dramatic and entertaining recital of readings from Jane and Cassandra Austen’s letters, prose and poetry about sisters, performed by local actress and speaker Rowan Suart.
When: Tue June 26 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Where: Basingstoke Discovery Centre

The Loft - A Very Musical Evening

When: Fri June 29 8:15 PM - 8:15 PM
Where: Lychpit Hall

St Mary's Junior School - Summer Fair

Circus Entertainer, Traditional stalls, Inflatable fun by JV, Water play area, Assault course, BBQ, Pimms, Refreshments, cakes, sweets and ice cream, Sumo wrestling game
When: Sun July 1 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM
Where: St Marys Junior School, Old Basing

Basingstoke Disability ConneXions

Monthly get-togethers for anyone affected by any type of disability.
When: Tue July 3 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Basingstoke Discovery Centre

St Marys Church - Flower Festival

Music in Bloom.
Flower Displays in church with a musical theme
When: Sat July 7 11:00 AM - Sun July 8 5:00 PM
Where: St Marys Church, Old Basing

The Loft - A Very Musical Evening

When: Fri July 27 8:15 PM - 11:30 PM
Where: Lychpit Hall

The Loft - A Very Musical Evening

When: Fri August 31 8:15 PM - 11:30 PM
Where: Lychpit Hall

The Loft - A Very Musical Evening

When: Fri September 28 8:15 PM - 11:30 PM
Where: Lychpit Hall

Events you have just missed

Basing House Sealed Knot event

As well as Basing House ruins and grounds,
walled garden, museum, Basing Mouse trail for
kids and more, come along this Easter and enjoy a
living history event for all the family as the Sealed
Knot society re-enacts the siege of Basing House.
When: Sat March 31 10:00 AM - Mon April 2 5:00 PM
Where: Basing House

Basingstoke Disability ConneXions

Monthly get-togethers for anyone affected by any type of disability.
When: Tue April 3 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Basingstoke Discovery Centre

Parade for 100th Birthday of the Royal Air Force

There will be a parade along Winchester Street and London Street (starting opposite RBS Bank)
When: Thu April 5 11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: War Memorial Park, Basingstoke

Community Language Skills

We would like to invite you to an English
Course if English is not your first language.
Runs on Wednesdays.
When: Wed April 11 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Viables Centre, Basingstoke

Les Misérables: School Edition

BATS Next Gen are proud to bring this author-approved edition of the musical to Basingstoke performed entirely by students, so bring your tricolour flags and badges and come and see this excellent stage adaptation right on your doorstep.
When: Thu April 12 7:30 PM - Sat April 14 7:30 PM
Where: The Anvil, Basingstoke

A Talk on the National Garden Scheme

Mark Porter, Hampshire County Organiser of the National Garden Scheme, talks about the history of the charity, where the funds raised go to and highlights many of the wonderful gardens across the county that are opened for the scheme
When: Tue April 17 1:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Basingstoke Discovery Centre

Community Language Skills

We would like to invite you to an English
Course if English is not your first language
When: Wed April 18 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Viables Centre, Basingstoke

Basingstoke Blues Club - Pete Harris Blues Band

Guitarist and singer Pete Harris has been active on the South Coast Blues scene for over 30 years
When: Sat April 21 8:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Basingstoke Railway Social Club - Station Approach

Community Language Skills

We would like to invite you to an English
Course if English is not your first language
When: Wed April 25 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Viables Centre, Basingstoke

The Loft - A Very Musical Evening

When: Fri April 27 8:15 PM - 10:30 PM
Where: Lychpit Hall

Friends of Sherfiled - Wellness Evening

The evening features an array of mini (20 min) treatments from local professional
therapists, a short health, wellness and nutrition talk by Arbonne Independent
consultant Emily Jackson, gorgeous boutique shopping stalls plus a free goodie bag and
glass of fizz on arrival!!
When: Wed May 2 7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: SHERFIELD SCHOOL, SHERFIELD - ON - LODDON

BATS - The Addams Family - Auditions

When: Sun May 6 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

St Nicholas’ School - Open Day

An independent day school for boys aged 3-7
and girls aged 3-16
When: Thu May 10 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: St Nicholas’ School F L E E T • H A M P S H I R E

Bolton Under 5\'s Summer Fayre

Bouncy Castles - Ceramics Painting
Sports Day Races and Games - Face Painting
Crafts - Local Business stalls - BBQ - Pimms/Refreshments/Cakes
and much more!
When: Sat May 12 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: The Beddington Centre, Riley Lane

Basingstoke Disability ConneXions

Monthly get-togethers for anyone affected by any type of disability
When: Sat May 12 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Basingstoke Discovery Centre

Autism & Sociability

In this talk and Q & A session Caroline Hearst, a late diagnosed autistic woman, will examine how and why autistic people often struggle socially, and will suggest ways that autistic and non autistic people might better understand each other and communicate effectively.
When: Sat May 12 2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Basingstoke Discovery Centre

Basingstoke Disability Forum - Quiz Night

When: Sat May 12 7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Cafe Dome - Sullivan Road

UK Air Defence Since 1940

From the Battle of Britain to the present day there is a highly trained team who assist the fighter pilots to do their job in defending the United Kingdom.
When: Tue May 15 2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Basingstoke Discovery Centre

The Pink Place - Pamper Evening

Providing Support and Free Services for ladies and gents with a cancer diagnosis.
When: Wed May 16 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Where: The Holiday Inn - Basingstoke

Basingstoke Blues Club - The Robin Bibi Band

Robin plays Blues, Funk, Rock, Reggae and Jazz, all rolled together into his own unique style.
When: Sat May 19 8:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Basingstoke Railway Social Club - Station Approach

Last Known Sighting

Using text messages, personal effects and witness statements, become part of the team leading the search for a missing person.
When: Tue May 22 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Where: Basingstoke Discovery Centre

The Loft - A Very Musical Evening

When: Fri May 25 8:15 PM - 8:15 PM
Where: Lychpit Hall