Charity information

Bookfeast

Bookfeast is an Oxfordshire charity which promotes a love of reading.
We are dedicated to developing and sustaining the habit of reading, in order to nourish minds and build communities.
We run projects for Oxfordshire primary schools - an annual FESTIVAL and LUNCHBOOX CLUBS and in the wider community - TEABOOKS GROUPS for older people. All our projects inspire and encourage children and older people to enjoy, share and talk about books and to foster their own creativity. Www. Bookfeast. Net

Founded 2010

  • Mission statement

    Bookfeast aims to engage Oxfordshire community in reading and literature with a particular emphasis upon disadvantaged sectors.
    Key projects are a Primary Schools Festival, Lunchboox groups for 9 -11 year olds and TeaBooks Groups for older people.

    Over the past ten years the Bookfeast team has provided author events for Oxfordshire Primary schools; readers in Residence for County Libraries; run writing and reviewing competitions; poetry performance competitions for secondary schools; story telling days at the Pitt Rivers, University and Ashmolean Museums; run a writing and art project with The Art Room, taken TeaBooks members to author events and much more!

  • Aims

    Bookfeast aims to:

    • To engage the Oxfordshire community in reading and creative writing and aid the encouragement of the reading habit, with all its attendant benefits to physical and mental health as well as education.
  • Overview

    Established: June 2010

    Registered Charity Number: 1109268

    Board members: 7

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 40

    Phone number: 01865 514149

    Address: 301 Woodstock Road OX2 7NY

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  • Supporting Bookfeast's TeaBooks Groups in Oxon

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