Now – 15 May: Al Fresco at Jeannie Avent Gallery
By Michael Bradshaw and Gabrielle Bradshaw. Wednesday – Sunday 12pm-6pm or by appointment. 14 North Cross Road, East Dulwich SE22 9EU.
Thursday 26 April: Picasso 1932 – Love, Fame, Tragedy
7.00 for 7.30pm. Tickets £10 includes a glass of wine. A new series of art history lectures about major exhibitions in London is to start at the very beautiful Bell House in College Road, Dulwich. Built in 1767, it is Grade II listed, and gets its name from the striking bell tower, the bells of which, together with Dulwich College Chapel, rang whenever a fire broke out. Tickets available here.
Thursday 26 April: Dulwich Folk Dance Club
8pm-10pm. Caller – Michele Odell. Ideal activity for a healthy lifestyle. No partners needed. Lots of fun – make new friends. Contact :- Gwen Godwin 020 8699 7032 or email : email@example.com. St Barnabas Parish Hall, Gilkes Place, Dulwich Village, SE21 7BT.
Friday 27 April: CLUB LOCAL <<Rewind
It’s a trip down memory lane for fans of those all-time 80s & 90s pop classics, funk, soul and disco tunes! Perfect for those who’d love a proper night out but don’t want to Uber it into town and back and party with people who weren’t even born in the 80s. Your live DJ will be throwing you back to the days of MTV, the King of Pop, Madonna, Womack & Womack, Soft Cell, Snap! and Lionel Ritchie and all those one-hit wonders of those decades, bringing you feel-good club classics and dance floor fillers from those decades only. Spread the LOVE for Grown-Ups’ Discos and invite your local friends along! The Lodge (upstairs) at The East Dulwich Tavern address: 1 Lordship Lane, SE228EW, East Dulwich ticket price: £9 per adult (incl. a glass of Prosecco) time: 8pm – 1am. Tickets buytickets.at/thelittlediscocompany
Friday 27 April: MELROSE QUARTET, Alden Patterson & Dashwood, Sandtimer at The Ivy House
Melrose Quartet are Nancy Kerr, James Fagan, Jess Arrowsmith and Richard Arrowsmith, all internationally renowned singers, instrumentalists and writers/composers in their own right. They perform a diverse repertoire – carousing chorus songs, lively dance tunes, ancient stories and modern pieces. Alden Patterson & Dashwood weave rich vocal harmonies, fiddle, dobro, guitar and mandolin around beautifully written original songs and melodies, influenced by folk traditions from both sides of the Atlantic. Sandtimer is a British folk-rock group. Featuring close vocal harmonies, percussive guitar rhythms and intricate, Appalachian-infused guitar textures, Sandtimer sing songs of reflection and escapism. Tickets £14/12 advance, £16/14 on the door. Door 7pm. Live music starts 8pm. For advance tickets and further information, please see www.thegooseisout.com
Saturday 28 April: parkrun
Saturday mornings at 9am. The parkrun is a free weekly timed 5k run, which is open to all standards of runners; it is not a race.
Peckham Rye start is near the Colyton Road entrance of Peckham Rye park and run three laps of the gardens www.parkrun.org.uk/peckhamrye
Dulwich Park start is Queen Mary’s Gate on the south side of the park. This is the entrance on the South Circular (A205), Dulwich Common www.parkrun.org.uk/dulwich
Saturday 28 April: Car Boot Sale
Open 9am-1pm. Stallholders from 8am. Then the last Saturday of every month – weather permitting. Cars £10 / Vans £15. Alleys Head pub car park, Park Hall Road, London SE21 8BW. Contact Alison to book your pitch firstname.lastname@example.org (no pitches available on the day, advance only). Fundraising for Paxton Green Time Bank.
Saturday 28 April: Make your own POMPOM keyrings
With Mockingbird Makes – at Peckham Springs. 12:00 – 14:00 at Peckham Springs, 22A Blenheim Grove, London SE15 4QN. Join us under the arches at Peckham Springs to learn how to make your own pompom keyrings! Pompom making is fun and a little bit addictive! The best thing about it is that anyone can do it. You will be guided by a professional maker, Shannon Reed, who will share all the latest tips and tricks to get a luscious full pompom every time, with minimal trimming and hardly any yarn waste. All materials will be provided on the day, and you will finish your course with beautiful, handmade items to take away and be properly proud of. And pompom making kits will be available to purchase on the day so you can continue your new obsession – just like all the boys, girls, men and women who have come to our workshops before. See more about Shannon and Mockingbird Makes here: www.instagram.com/
And check out the incredible venue here: www.peckhamsprings.co.uk. Course price: £9.50 (plus Eventbrite booking fee). For more information and link to book please contact Shannon at Mockingbird Makes at the following: bespoke@
Monday 30 April – 11 June: Seedlings Wellbeing
6 week baby massage course at Space at 61 – 61 Cheltenham Road, SE15 3AF. Starting Apr 30 through Jun 11. To book please click here.