June

Saturday 1 June: Crofton Park Railway Garden Open Day
After four years of planning and fundraising, Crofton Park Railway Garden on Marnock Road, SE4 1AZ will open its doors to celebrate the completion of the landscaping works – making it an accessible and safe community garden for all to use. All welcome between 10.30am to 4.30pm. Designer and BBC Gardner’s World broadcaster Mark Lane who designed the garden will formally open the garden along with Cllr Sophie McGeevor, cabinet member for parks in Lewisham at 12.30pm. Fundraising efforts are continuing to help with the finishing touches. Please support if you can by following links on the website.


Wednesday 5 June: Goose Green Coffee Morning
We meet every Wednesday from 10:30 until 12:00 at St. John’s Church by Goose Green. Come and meet others over tea, coffee and cake. Find us at 62a East Dulwich Road SE22 9AT. On the 2nd Wednesday of each month there will also be a short talk given by an interesting speaker.


Thursday 6 – 16 June: Teatro Vivo present The Hunters Grimm at Catford Broadway
Directed by Sophie Austin. Stratford Circus Arts Centre 30th May – 1st June 2019 and Catford Broadway 6th– 16th June 2019. Dare you hunt out a life-saving story? THE HUNTERS GRIMM, inspired by the tales of the Brothers Grimm, invites audiences to roam local neighbourhoods and experience familiar streets in new and surprising ways. Find joy in the characters that populate these districts, celebrate the human spirit and forget the chaos of the rest of the world. Tickets £15 / £13 concessions. Booking: www.stratford-circus.com020 8279 1080 www.broadwaytheatre.org.uk– 020 8690 0002. The Hunters Grimm is funded by Arts Council National Lottery, Cockayne Foundation, and Lewisham Council.


Sunday 9 June: Link Age Southwark Garden Safari
2-5pm. Maps & tickets available at 14 Frank Dixon Way. £5 entry on the door. Cash only. Children under 12 free. Our garden safari offers a rare opportunity to visit a selection of gardens in Frank Dixon Way and Frank Dixon Close. Each house and garden is completely unique with some interesting plants and features – including buses and a train! Tea and homemade cakes available.


Wednesday 12 June: Goose Green Coffee Morning with guest speaker Giles Camplin – Movies, Balloons and Airships.  
We meet every Wednesday from 10:30 until 12:00 at St. John’s Church by Goose Green. Come and meet others over tea, coffee and cake. Find us at 62a East Dulwich Road SE22 9AT. On the 2nd Wednesday of each month there will also be a short talk given by an interesting speaker.


Wednesday 12 June: Make your own Espadrilles Class
6.30pm-9.30pm. £35. All materials full tuition provided. Suitable for beginners.Book your space now hello@themakingsof.co.uk. TheMakingsOf.co.uk. Come for a relaxing and friendly afternoon, leave with a new pair of shoes!  Mary’s Living & Giving Shop for Save the Children, 45 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, SE22.


Friday 14 June: Live Band Karaoke at the Ivy House
Doors @ 7.30pm. Stuart Road, SE15. Karaoke on steroids! Live Band Karaoke offers the thrill of fronting up a live band. Pick from over 250 songs, from all genres and eras!  The song list is available at livebandkaraoke.london. £5.


Saturday 15 June: Life, Love and Other Stuff – The Day Retreat 
10am-4pm at Bell House, 27 College Road, Dulwich SE21 7BG. Time for ourselves is a basic human need that we often overlook when other demands such as work, family and life stuff need our attention. The Day Retreat provides a supportive environment for people experiencing emotional or physical exhaustion, feeling a reduced sense of accomplishment, struggling with imposter syndrome, feeling on the edge of burnout, or simply in need of some quality time out. Running from 10am-4pm, the day is geared to refresh and inspire you with talks, mindful movement, workshop exercises and a mindful walk to help you better navigate the stresses and strains of everyday life, to detox your mind and to leave you refreshed, informed, inspired and nurtured. Tickets from £85 include a whole day of talks, mindful movement, workshop exercises, a mindful walk, hot and cold refreshments and a vegetarian lunch provided by Baked Salt. A limited amount of VIP tickets are available at £130 to include all of the above, together with a post event 30 minute telephone conversation. For more information and to book your ticket, please go to eventbrite/lifeloveandotherstuff or email hello@lifeloveandotherstuff.com if you have any enquiries.


Saturday 15 June: 8th Camberwell Scout Group Summer Fair
1pm-5pm.  St. Thomas More Church grounds. 380 Lordship Lane, SE22 8ND.


Wednesday 19 June: Goose Green Coffee Morning
We meet every Wednesday from 10:30 until 12:00 at St. John’s Church by Goose Green. Come and meet others over tea, coffee and cake. Find us at 62a East Dulwich Road SE22 9AT. On the 2nd Wednesday of each month there will also be a short talk given by an interesting speaker.


Wednesday 19 June: Peckham Rye to One Tree Hill Walk
6.30pm-8.30pm. Led by Peter Frost. Meet at the Clockhouse PH. Junc Barry Road/Peckham Rye SE22 9QA. See the delights of Peckham Rye Park with the Sexby Garden and the lake up to One Tree Hill via Brenchley Gardens and wildlife reserve with its biodiversity. This was the eastern extremity of the Great North Wood and it is surrounded by much history which you will learn about. A superb view north over London before we return back through the park. www.peckhamsociety.org.uk


Wednesday 19 June: Bunco Show @ Belair House
Doors open from 6pm.  Show starts at 8pm. This months show features Close up Illusions with a gaming, street and casino twist with a new style Cabaret later in the evening. Gallery Road, Dulwich SE21 7AB. Tickets via www.eventbrite.co.uk.  For more details www.theillusioneer.co.uk.


Wednesday 26 June: Goose Green Coffee Morning
We meet every Wednesday from 10:30 until 12:00 at St. John’s Church by Goose Green. Come and meet others over tea, coffee and cake. Find us at 62a East Dulwich Road SE22 9AT. On the 2nd Wednesday of each month there will also be a short talk given by an interesting speaker.


Wednesday 26 June: Dulwich Runners Midsummer 3 x 1 mile relay
Dulwich Runners AC are pleased to announce the return of our annual Mid Summers 3 x 1 mile relays in picturesque Dulwich Park. Open to all abilities, this is a fun event for people to do after work, whether as part of a club team, with friends or work colleagues. 7.30pm start at Dulwich Park, College Road, Dulwich, SE21 7BQ. £15 per team of 3. Open to Men’s, Women’s or Mixed Teams. Prizes for the top 3 teams in each category. Please enter in advance by returning a copy of the entry form found on our website at: www.dulwichrunners.org.uk/midsummersrelays. On the day entries are possible subject to numbers. Race limit: 100 teams We are also pleased to announce that a Children’s Mile Fun Run will precede the Relay Races at 7pm. Open to Under 14s, £2 entry on the day. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact Ros Tabor (ros.tabor49@gmail.com) for more information.


Sunday 29 June: Art@57 Art Market
10-4pm. Art@57 is a new Art Gallery in the window of Suzanne James’ private hire venue at 57 North Cross Road, East Dulwich. It is curated by local Artist Louise Ward. Art@57 aims to showcase the work of local Artists in a rolling programme of exhibitions highlighting the quality of the creativity in and around SE22.People passing by will be able to discover and engage with the work of a different Artist each month. At each market we will have a great mix of exciting and diverse Artworks including embroidery, photography, textiles, ceramics, knitwear, floral prints, greetings cards, paintings, etchings, lino prints and illustration, all designed and made by local Artists. Look out for further announcements about the Artists who will be at each Market by checking out our real window at 57 North Cross Road, SE22 9ET , our online window or follow us on Instagram @artat57. If you are interested in buying any of the Artwork from our window exhibitions, please email us at infoartat57@gmail.com.


Sunday 30 June: Link Age Southwark Sunset Soiree
Please join us for our annual Sunset Soirée. 6.30pm at North House, 93 Dulwich Village, SE21 7BJ. Enjoy a welcome drink, canapés and live music from The Charles Cary-Elwes Trio. We hope to see you there! Tickets here.

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