Community Events 2018

Community events 2018

A varied programme of community events throughout October 2018

Oxted United Reformed Church

Morning worship

Sunday 21 October, 10am

All welcome, service will be conducted by Revd. Graham Dadd, Minister of Oxted URC.


Bluehouse Café event – Froggle Parties

Tuesday 16 October, 2018

The Bluehouse Café is open in the concourse of the Oxted URC every Tuesday afternoon during term-time, to provide refreshments for all ages as part of the church’s outreach to the community. A children’s entertainer from Froggle Parties will be joining for this event, complete with snow machine!

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Sarah Newbury, jazz singer

Sarah Newbury

Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Jazz vocalist Sarah Newbury entertains local care homes with classics from the Great American Songbook, accompanied by Jeff Rae.

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Petr Horacek, author and illustrator

Petr Horacek St Mary's Primary School visit

Thursday 18 October, 2018

Petr Horacek grew up in Prague, where he trained at the Academy of Fine Arts, before becoming a graphic designer, illustrator, and painter. Inspired by his two daughters, he has created numerous books for children, including Animal Opposites, Silly Suzy Goose and Strawberries Are Red. Petr has been nominated for the 2018 Kate Greenaway Medal for his beautiful illustration of A First Book of Animals (written by Nicola Davies).

He will be giving two presentations at St Mary’s, complete with live illustrations!

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Congregation at Oxted URC

Closing service

Sunday 28 October, 10am

All welcome, service conducted by Revd. Dr Alan Argent, Minister at Trinity Congregational Chapel, Brixton.