What's On

Unless stated otherwise all events start at 14:15  at Jordans Quaker CentreFinishing around 16:30. 


Sun 17th Nov - NEW




The Old Stones - the Megalithic Sites of Britain and Ireland by Andy Burnham

Andy is the lead author along with other contributors,  of 'The Old Stones' book which was awarded Current Archaeology Book of the year 2019. Andy's talk covers many of the fascinating themes, mysteries and new discoveries highlighted in the book, along with a look at lesser known but interesting sites in the local area - with slides. 

Members  £5 ; Non members £10



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Sun 8th Dec

AGM and Christmas lunch

Jan Trewartha will give a talk on her Magical Mystery Tour of the Bosnian Pyramids and her magical and spiritual journey both in Bosnia and Montenegro. Powerpoint presentation.

 

No charge to members and followed by the AGM for members only


Starts 10:30 in the Pennington Room at the Jordans Quaker Centre then onto lunch


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2020

Sunday 26th January

The Rollright Stones; Their History and Spirit of Presence:

by Ron Dudley-Smith, a current “Guardian” of the Stones.


Members £5 and non-members £10


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Sun 9th Feb




Albion Dreamtime: Re-Enchanting the Isle of Dragons

An inspirational talk with Peter Knight and Sue Wallace telling us about their extraordinary journey and aiming to reconnect us with sacred landscapes again.


Members £5 and non members £10.


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Sunday 15th March

Healing with Vocal Sound

A work shop with James D'Angelo. Using singing or toning to bring our energies into balance.


Rescheduled from November


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Saturday 18th April

Spring Day Field Trip to Avebury

with Peter Knight. . Dowsing : Connecting with the Spirit of the Stones: Drumming meditation, and examining, by dowsing,  the new findings of Archaeologists at the site


Meet in Avebury to start at 11 a.m.  Members only £10


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Saturday 16th May

Field Trip: Designing your garden in Harmony with Nature

A dowsing afternoon with Kate Smart, dowser and Landscape Designer at Waterperry Gardens in Oxfordshire.  Incorporating a meditative walk.  12 noon til 5 p.m.  Members only;  £15 plus entrance fee to the gardens. Bring your own lunch or enjoy their café on site.


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Saturday 6th June

Learn to Dowse or hone your skills:

We will be working inside with Pendulums and outside with dowsing rods; includes practical exercises.  Suitable for beginners. All equipment provided.


2pm- 5.30 p.m at Jordans Quaker Centre.


There is no charge for this event but donations are welcome.


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Weekend

 13th/14th June

Dowsing Festival: A Weekend in South Zeal, Devon 

Organised by Devon Dowsers; a choice of field trips to Dartmoor (on the doorstep) with experienced dowsers, and a variety of talks during the weekend:


For Further details contact Gwynne Paulette for details : gwynnpaulet@btinternet.com


NOTE: This is not a TVD event but was a big success last time so do try this instead of our usual weekend away


No need to book with us but please let us know if you are going


Saturday 18th July

TVD Summer Garden Party Nr. Beaconsfield. Members only


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Sunday 11th October

We welcome David Farrell returning to talk to us on The Science and Energetics of Plant Consciousness: Where mythology meets science through the intelligence of plants.

 

Members £5 and non members  £10.


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If you are interested in coming to any of the events listed then you must

email our Chair Sue to ensure a place and be kept informed of any last minute changes or cancellations. Your Committee values any suggestions for future field trips and speakers or volunteers to lead such events.

By booking your place on an event organised by Thames Valley Dowsers you are deeming yourself fit and able to handle the physical aspects of that activity. We will endeavour to provide a risk assessment for each event. Field trips may at times involve walking substantial distances on uneven and slippery ground. You are asked always to take due care and to wear appropriate footwear and clothing taking into account the weather.


Photography

We will on occasion be taking photographs at our events, especially those held outdoors. These will be used promotionally and on our website and Facebook pages. Unless you inform us otherwise your permission to use these photographs is implicitly given by attendance at our events