Community Events

The events detailed below are all open to the general public.

Sibford Community Orchestra
Sibford Community Orchestra is open to instrumentalists from the Sibfords and surrounding area. This is a wonderful opportunity for musicians to experience playing in an orchestra, explore a variety of musical styles and enjoy developing new skills. Rehearsals take place once a month on a Sunday between 2.30pm and 4.30pm. Cost of joining the orchestra is £36 for 12 sessions. Refreshments are provided. Further information is available from Fiona Hudson or James Topp.

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Events taking place at the school include:

Thursday 5 October 9.15am ~ 10.15am: Meeting with Victoria Prentis MP

Thursday 5 October: 2pm: The Journeyman Theatre Company present: The Bundle
commissioned by QARN  (Quaker Asylum Seekers and Refugee network) The Bundle tells the true story of a woman fleeing domestic violence and servitude in Chechyna.

Both  events are open to the General Public but pre-booking is essential. Please email the school's community development officer, Ali Bromhall, if you wish to attend.

13th October – 175 a day of celebration

175 years have passed since Sibford School welcomed its very first pupil, Lucy Endall, back in 1842. As it currently stands some 4,921 pupils have since passed through the doors of Sibford to benefit from an outstanding Quaker education … what tremendous outreach. To recognise this anniversary, the afternoon and evening of Friday October 13th will be an opportunity for the Sibford community, current and past, to share in celebration.

The day will include tours of the school as well as access to rarely seen archive material and school photographs. A special Music Meeting of reflection, open to all, will be held in the main school hall, followed by the chance to reminisce and meet with current pupils. The day will conclude with a concert of music covering the last 50 years.

Toby Spence, Head of Sibford School, would like to extend a warm welcome to members of the local community to join us for these celebrations. Tours of the school will take place from 1.30pm onwards. The Music Meeting will take place from 3.15pm ~ 4.15pm and at 5.30pm you are invited to join us for supper followed by the concert at 6.30pm. If you wish to attend any or all these events please contact the school’s community development officer, Ali Bromhall.

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Fun in the Country Holiday Activity Club returns for October Half Term (23 October 2017 – 27 October 2017). Activities include swimming, team games, cookery, arts and crafts, sport, outdoor play, and much, much more. For more information … including downloadable booking form click here. 

Future Fun in the Country Sessions will take place as follows:

February Half Term 2018: Monday 12 ~ Friday 16 February
Easter 2018: Tuesday 3 ~ Friday 6 April and Monday 9 ~ Friday 13 April
May Half Term 2018: Tuesday 29 ~ Friday 1 June
Summer 2018: Monday 30 July ~ Friday 24 August (weekdays only)

Please note: Fun in the Country does not operate over the Christmas Holidays.

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Café Scientifique Thursday 16 November at 6.15pm.
Guest Speaker John Stein, Emeritus Professor of Physiology and Chair of The Dyslexia Research Trust 
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PSFA Christmas Fayre
Friday 1 December 2.30pm ~ 5pm

Carol Concert
Thursday 14 December 6.30pm

Sibford School presents SPAMALOT
Tuesday 6 February, Wednesday 7 February and Thursday 8 February 2018
Performances at 7pm
More details to follow.