Events

Here is a list of upcoming events from RVA and its members. Training sessions are now listed separately on our Training page.

  • 20 February 2017 Open recruitment day
    Open dayBasildon Park (National Trust)
    Come along to talk about the volunteering opportunities at Basildon Park. Basildon Park is a beautiful manor house that received many visitors …

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  • 21 February 2017 Troubled Families Innovation Fund Partner Forum
    ForumReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    This is a partner forum for voluntary organisations that were awarded Innovation Fund grants in the first round plus others who are …

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  • 22 February 2017 Launch of Compass Recovery College
    Public interestLaunch of Compass Recovery College
    The Compass Recovery College will be formally launched in Reading on Wednesday 22nd February at Greyfriars Church.  Come along between 11:00am and …

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  • 1 March 2017 Befriending Speed Dating
    Public interestReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    A volunteering fair with a difference!       The Ready Friends Speed Dating event is a networking opportunity for people interested …

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  • 3 March 2017 Reading Children’s Centres Consultation Workshop
    CampaigningReading Children’s & Voluntary Youth Services (RCVYS)
    Reading Borough Council has announced that it wishes to make changes to the way in which children’s centres in Reading are set …

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  • 4 March 2017 Young People’s Performing Arts Concert
    EntertainmentNo5 Youth Counselling and Information Service
    No5 presents the Young People’s Performing Arts Concert. Local children and young people are performing to raise awareness of children and young …

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  • 6 March 2017 March Social for Reading Outdoor Group – Talk on Nordic Walking
    Meeting / Talk / PresentationReading Outdoor Group
    This talk on Nordic Walking by Philippa Sanders is free. Philippa will also be providing a workshop on Nordic Walking later this …

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  • 6 March 2017 NHS Blood & Transplant Donor Session
    Not specifiedNHS Blood and Transplant
    The Blood Service is running more sessions at Caversham Road fire station, Reading, and needs your help. These sessions run from 10:30am …

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  • 8 March 2017 Whitley Wellbeing Fair
    Public interestReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    The Wellbeing Fair will showcase a range of charities and community organisations that help to improve wellbeing in the Whitley area. Find out what’s …

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  • 8 March 2017 Volunteer Preparation Course
    VolunteeringHome-Start Reading
    Home-Start Reading is looking for befriending volunteers to offer support to families with young children, who are going through a tough time. …

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  • 9 March 2017 Find out about the CCG health plans for Reading
    Public interestNorth and West Reading CCG
    North and West Reading Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and South Reading CCG invite you to hear about their plans for health in …

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  • 11 March 2017 Prostate Cancer Awareness and Screening Day
    Public interestLions Club of Reading
    Our aim is to make the local community aware of the signs and symptoms of prostate cancer and to offer free prostate …

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  • 15 March 2017 Reading Children’s Centres Consultation Workshop
    CampaigningReading Children’s & Voluntary Youth Services (RCVYS)
    Reading Borough Council has announced that it wishes to make changes to the way in which children’s centres in Reading are set …

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  • 18 March 2017 Walk in Knowl Hill area – 4 miles
    Social gatheringReading Outdoor Group
    This is a walk organised by the Reading Outdoor Group. We will meet in the Royal Oak car park at Knowl Hill …

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  • 26 March 2017 Mothering Sunday at St Michael’s Church Tilehurst
    Festival / Fete / CarnivalSt Michael’s Church of England
    We celebrate Mothering Sunday on 26 March when we have a non-Eucharistic family service at 9:30 am. This year the St Michael’s …

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  • 28 March 2017 Community Buildings Forum
    ForumReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    Is your group looking for a more 'permanent' home or have you thought about raising extra income through renting out space in your building to another local voluntary group? RVA are hosting a session to explore how groups can continue to flourish and maintain a community presence through sharing buildings.

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  • 29 March 2017 Friends of Caversham Court Gardens AGM
    AGMFriends of Caversham Court Gardens
    You are invited to the Friends of Caversham Court Gardens AGM. A brief business meeting will be followed by an illustrated talk …

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  • 30 March 2017 Volunteer Coordinators’ Network
    Meeting / Talk / PresentationReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    Join us for the March 2017 meeting of the Volunteer Coordinators’ Network facilitated by Reading Voluntary Action. You will have a chance …

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  • 30 March 2017 The Equalities Alliance Pan-Equality Conference
    ConferenceAlliance for Cohesion and Racial Equality (ACRE)
    Acre is hosting its third Pan-Equality Conference with the theme “My identity: who am I, and how do you see me?” on …

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  • 7 April 2017 Caversham Wellbeing Fair
    Public interestReading Voluntary Action (RVA)
    The Wellbeing Fair will showcase a range of charities and community organisations that help to improve wellbeing in the Caversham area. Find out what’s going …

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  • 15 April 2017 Easter Egg Trail – Caversham Court Gardens
    ActivityFriends of Caversham Court Gardens
    Celebrate Easter with us when we offer a nature-themed trail around the gardens designed mainly for younger children – but all entrants …

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  • 22 April 2017 Are You Listening? Festival
    Festival / Fete / CarnivalReading Mencap
    Are You Listening? Festival, in partnership with Reading Mencap, returns for its 5th year, following its continuing overwhelming success. To date the …

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