April Events in Berkshire

April Events 2013

 8th April – Ladies Lunch with Darphin

12pm – 3pm

Join this ladies lunch at The Vineyard and get involved in an interactive workshop with Darphin expert Lucy Clark and The Vineyard Spa Team. We’ll be focusing on the eye area; a very important area that’s often neglected. Plus, discover more about the best way care for the delicate skin around your eyes and also the causes of some common problems such as puffiness. An exclusive Darphin offer will be available on the day.
£60 per person
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Please call 01635 528770 to book.

9th April to 13th April – The Sound of Music by Newbury Musical Theatre Society at The Corn Exchange 

Relive the heart-warming story of Maria and the von Trapp family in one of the most loved musicals of all time.
Ticket Full Price £13
For more information please call 0845 5218218
or visit www.cornexchangenew.com

11th April to 16th April – Miser by Molière at The Watermill Theatre 

Fast, funny and full of energy, this sparkling new version by acclaimed writer Martin Sherman, is as pertinent today as it was when first written and performed by Molière in the 17th century.
Tickets from £14
To book, please call 01635 46044 
or visit www.watermill.org.uk

17th April – Wine School – Ten Wines to Try Before you Die 6.30pm to 8pm

Join this wine school at The Vineyard and you’ll be the first in Europe to try a range of absurdly rare bottles from the Golden State that would have just arrived in Europe!
£30 per person
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Please call 01635 528770 to book.

12th to 14th April – Newbury Garden Show at Newbury Showground

Discover a world of horticultural excellence at the Newbury Garden Show. Whether you are looking to create a fun space, tranquil haven, organic vegetable plot or family friendly patio, you will find all the elements you need in one great location saving you time and money.
Adults – £7.50 
For more information please call 01635 30267 
or visit tourism@westberks.gov.uk

26th to 27th April – Rookwood Plant Fair, Berkshire

Enjoy a great day out at Rookwood Specialist Spring Plant Fair.There will be over 25 exhibitors including 11 garden nurseries, specialist plant suppliers, garden accessories and home produce stalls, plus those showcasing unique gifts for the home and garden. The Plant Fair also welcomes distinguished lecturer and former Head Gardener for HRH Prince of Wales David Howard, who will be giving two lectures; My Garden Life (am); Organic Gardening Philosophy (pm).
Refreshments and a light lunch will be available.
Admission and entry to the gardens – £5 for Adults; Children are free
Admission and one lecture – £25 (11am or 2.30pm)
Admission and both lectures – £40

To book your place, please contact Charlotte Digby charlotte@rookwoodhouse.co.uk & 01488 608676.
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Reading Contemporary Art Fair – Rivermead Leisure Complex, Reading – 27th – 28th April

This is an opportunity to buy from UK and international artists and galleries, with over 90 exhibitors displaying paintings, sculptures, prints, photography and ceramics.
Tickets £7 per person, children £1, under 5 Free
For more information please visit www.readingcontemporaryartfair.co.uk or call 01753 591892.