Muddy says: Rowing isn't a sport that many kids get to try, but a great sport for fitness as well as building confidence, determination and resilience, and these courses by OJRC aim to deliver on all counts.
Muddy says: An inclusive, friendly, go-the-extra-mile performing arts school for children and adults in Witney.
Muddy says: Super-relaxed, mindful art classes (where you don't need to be Picasso to participate) with a side-order of life coaching. Our kinda combo.
Muddy says: It's never too late to learn a new skill or gain a fresh interest - and where best to harvest it than at Oxford University's Department of Continuing Education, available for all?
Muddy says: Whether you're looking to brush up your own artistic skills or invest in some lovely local landscape art, Bicester printmaker Alexandra Buckle is your woman.
Muddy says: As someone who spends parties shamelessly hanging around the kitchen to get first dibs on the canapés, I've got a lot of love for these Chesham luxe nibble workshops.
Muddy says: Frazzled mothers rejoice! Come and hide out here and let someone look after you for a change.
Muddy says: Planning on being the next Philip Pullman? These Oxford-based creative writing courses could be just the ticket.