Living Stones Activities and Events

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About our events

Our activities include workshops, talks, visits by school groups and other community events. We usually use the church itself, the churchyard or the nearby Church Hall. 


Some events are free and others are ticketed. You can buy tickets online [link to Eventbrite] or there are usually tickets available at the door.  


Queries about events contact us

About our events

Our activities include workshops, talks, visits by school groups and other community events. We usually use the church itself, the churchyard or the nearby Church Hall. 


Some events are free and others are ticketed. You can buy tickets online [link to Eventbrite] or there are usually tickets available at the door.  


Queries about events contact us

Events in 2020

16 Feb 2020

Exhibition and Celebration of Living Stones

All day

St Mary's Church Hall OX4 4EG

Event Details

16 Feb 2020

Exhibition and Celebration of Living Stones

In celebration of what we did in 2019, we will exhibit the new 'Romanesque' arch carved by nine first-time stone-carvers at Iffley Church in...

Event Details

All day

St Mary's Church Hall OX4 4EG

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Iffley and the Reformation

From March to October we will be presenting a series of events and lectures to help us all understand what it was like to live and think in Iffley when Henry VIII was on the throne. If you think Brexit is a rough go, just come with us back to 1530. Events will be held in St Mary's Church or in St Mary's Church Hall. 

15 March 2020

Going to Church at Iffley, 1530-1560

2.30 - 3.30

St Mary's Church Hall OX4 4EG

Event Details

15 March 2020

Going to Church at Iffley, 1530-1560

Inaugural Lecture by Professor Nicholas Orme. What was it like to go to Iffley Church on a Sunday morning in 1530? And how different would i...

Event Details

2.30 - 3.30

St Mary's Church Hall OX4 4EG

10 May 2020

Singing the Reformation

2.30 - 7.30

St Mary's Church OX4 4EJ and Iffley Church Hall OX3 4EG

Event Details

10 May 2020

Singing the Reformation

2.30-3.30 Professor Henrike Lähnemann  Workshop/sing-along in the Hall, on “The Reformation in our Hymnbooks”

3.45-4.45 Dr Katie Bank and Dr ...

Event Details

2.30 - 7.30

St Mary's Church OX4 4EJ and Iffley Church Hall OX3 4EG

13 September 2020

Talk and exhibition: Living through the Reformation in Iffley

2.15pm - 4.15pm

St Mary's Church Hall OX4 4EG

Event Details

13 September 2020

Talk and exhibition: Living through the Reformation in Iffley

Tours of the church, bell tower (tbc) and Glebe Field will be offered as part of Oxford Open Doors

2.15pm - 4.15pm

St Mary's Church Hall OX4 4EG

3 October 2020

Convictions, Loyalties, Identities: the experience of the English Reformation

3pm - 4pm

St Mary's Church Hall OX4 4EG

Event Details

3 October 2020

Convictions, Loyalties, Identities: the experience of the English Reformation

Lecture by Dr Lucy Wooding 

3pm - 4pm

St Mary's Church Hall OX4 4EG

11 April to 13 September 2020

Visitor Welcome

2.15pm - 4.15pm

St Mary's Church OX4 4EJ

Event Details

11 April to 13 September 2020

Visitor Welcome

Weekend visitors to St Mary's will be welcomed by Living Stones volunteer guides. 

2.15pm - 4.15pm

St Mary's Church OX4 4EJ