September

September

Saturday 2 September: 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 2 September: Dulwich Village Farmer’s Market
We grow it. We sell it. You buy it, you peel it, you mash it, you chop it, you boil it, you fry it, you roast it, you bake it, you steam it, you grill it, you slice it. You eat it. Every Saturday 10am–2pm at Dulwich C of E Infants’ School, Turney Road junction with Dulwich Village London SE21 7JU. www.lfm.org.uk


Saturday 2 September: Lambeth Horticultural Society Summer Show
2 – 5pm at St Luke’s church, Knight’s Hill, SE27 0HS. All are welcome – admission is free. Refreshments are available. Try to win a prize in the raffle! www.lambethhorticulturalsociety.org.uk.


Saturday 2 September: Peckham Rye Fete
12.00-5.00pm. An annual event organised by the Friends of Peckham Rye Park this is a wonderful day, bringing together people of all ages from around the area. There are lots of fun activities: sack races, Punch and Judy show, coconut shy and a children’s fancy dress competition. At the dog show prizes are awarded for categories unknown at Crufts. The Friends run stalls where you can buy delicious cakes, tea, beer, Pimms, books, plants and find out how the Friends support Peckham Rye Park and Common. Other stalls are run by community groups, local businesses and entrepreneurs selling a variety of craft works, clothes, bric-a-brac, delicious food and lots more. All the funds raised are used to support projects within the Park and Common.The Friends welcome volunteers to help organise the fete and help on the day. Don’t be shy (unless you are a coconut) and come and volunteer your help to make it a great day. Donations of cakes, books and plants are all welcome.


Monday 4 September: Dig it Gardening Club
Frendsbury garden in Brockley offers two weekly gardening clubs for wellbeing: Dig It on a Wednesday afternoon at 2pm and We Dig It 2 on a Monday afternoon at 1.30pm. Both clubs finish at 4pm. They are open to all adults in the area, especially those who are under-employed, socially isolated and recovering from mental ill-health. More info here.


Tuesday 5 September: Laugh Train Home – Matt Richardson
(The Xtra Factor, Celebrity Juice, Sweat the Small Stuff, Nevermind The Buzzcocks), with Nigel Ng (Winner, Amused Moose Laugh Off 2016), Catherine Bohart, and MC Robyn Perkins. 8pm-10pm (doors open at 7.30pm) Laugh Train Home Comedy , The Honor Oak, 1 St German’s Road, Forest Hill, SE23 1RH. Cost: £6 Adv. / £7 on the door.  www.LaughTrainHome.com


Wednesday 6 September: Dig it Gardening Club
Frendsbury garden in Brockley offers two weekly gardening clubs for wellbeing: Dig It on a Wednesday afternoon at 2pm and We Dig It 2 on a Monday afternoon at 1.30pm. Both clubs finish at 4pm. They are open to all adults in the area, especially those who are under-employed, socially isolated and recovering from mental ill-health. More info here.


Wednesday 6 September: East Dulwich WI Meeting
An exciting programme of guest speakers, activities and entertainment lined up for members this year. You can check them all out over on our events page. We meet on the first Wednesday of each month at The Lodge, above East Dulwich Tavern, 1 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, SE22 8EW. Meetings start at 7.30pm ( please come along from 7:00pm). Membership and waiting list is currently closed www.eastdulwichwi.co.uk.


Friday 8 September: The Luna Cinema Presents Casablanca (U)
Doors open 6.15pm. Film starts 7.45pm. Dulwich Park, Dulwich, SE21. Tickets: Adult £15. Book online at www.thelunacinema.com.


Saturday 9 September: 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 9 September: Dulwich Village Farmer’s Market
We grow it. We sell it. You buy it, you peel it, you mash it, you chop it, you boil it, you fry it, you roast it, you bake it, you steam it, you grill it, you slice it. You eat it. Every Saturday 10am–2pm at Dulwich C of E Infants’ School, Turney Road junction with Dulwich Village London SE21 7JU. www.lfm.org.uk


Saturday 9 September: The Luna Cinema Presents La La Land (12A)
Doors open 6.15pm. Film starts 7.45pm. Dulwich Park, Dulwich, SE21. Tickets: Adult £15. Book online at www.thelunacinema.com.


Sunday 10 September: Summer Fayre at St Clement with St Peter, Dulwich
11am-2pm (entrance at 140 Friern Road and in Barry Road opposite Silvester Road).  Attractions include Barbeque, bouncy castle, face painting, bottle tombola, raffle, coconut shy, face painting. Stalls include cakes, books, jewellery, Pipkin & Co, Traidcraft, Bric-a-brac and Charlotte Clowes.  Live summer music by Opal Flutes.  Come and enjoy the fun!


Monday 11 September: Dig it Gardening Club
Frendsbury garden in Brockley offers two weekly gardening clubs for wellbeing: Dig It on a Wednesday afternoon at 2pm and We Dig It 2 on a Monday afternoon at 1.30pm. Both clubs finish at 4pm. They are open to all adults in the area, especially those who are under-employed, socially isolated and recovering from mental ill-health. More info here.


Tuesday 12 September: East Dulwich Community Centre
Open Day. FREE. 11am-2.30pm. 11.30-12.30 Meet The Worshipful the Mayor of Southwark, Councillor Charlie Smith. Visit the animals from Surrey Docks City Farm From 11-2pm. Refreshments will be on sale. Do you:

  • Know what activities already happen at the centre?
  • want a meeting place for a group you belong to?
  • have an interest you would like to share with others?

East Dulwich Community Centre, 46-50 Darrell Road, SE22 9NL. For more information contact Edcc2010@gmail.co.uk. This event is supported by a grant from Dulwich Community Council.


Tuesday 12 September: Laugh Train Home – Tony Law
(8 Out of 10 Cats, Have I Got News for You, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Russell Howard’s Good News|), with Nico Yearwood (3-time Comedy Café New Act Night – Winner), Sara Barron and MC Robyn Perkins. 8pm-10pm (doors open at 7.30pm) Laugh Train Home Comedy , The Honor Oak, 1 St German’s Road, Forest Hill, SE23 1RH. Cost: £6 Adv. / £7 on the door.  www.LaughTrainHome.com


Wednesday 13 September: Dig it Gardening Club
Frendsbury garden in Brockley offers two weekly gardening clubs for wellbeing: Dig It on a Wednesday afternoon at 2pm and We Dig It 2 on a Monday afternoon at 1.30pm. Both clubs finish at 4pm. They are open to all adults in the area, especially those who are under-employed, socially isolated and recovering from mental ill-health. More info here.


Thursday 14 September: Mums in Business
A social meeting this month, come along at 8pm to Daisy Lets & Sales on Lordship Lane and catch up after the summer break, meet new and existing members, have a chat and some nibbles and a glass of wine! Please do let me know if you plan to come so I know numbers in advance, claire@daisylets.uk.


Thursday 14 – Sunday 17 September: The Peckham Festival
With the vibrant cacophony of sounds, people, and activity filling the streets, every day feels like a festival in Peckham! To find out more go to www.peckhamfestival.org


Friday 15 September: Monthly Open Meeting  
2pm – 4 pm.  Herne Hill Baptist Church SE24 9HU. Talk –  “History of Polish  Plumbing in the UK”. An examination of the historic links between Poland and the UK going back to the eleventh Century. Why have so many Poles settled here? The main focus will be WW2 and the role that Russia has played in the history of Poland. The deportation of Poles to slave labour camps and the Katyn murders lead to them settling in the UK after the war. At our AGM we welcomed our 500th member, we now have 70 interest groups covering a wide range of subjects, from Archaeology to Zumba.For more details of out activites see our website at dulwich-u3a.uk


Saturday 16 September: 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 16 September: Dulwich Village Farmer’s Market
We grow it. We sell it. You buy it, you peel it, you mash it, you chop it, you boil it, you fry it, you roast it, you bake it, you steam it, you grill it, you slice it. You eat it. Every Saturday 10am–2pm at Dulwich C of E Infants’ School, Turney Road junction with Dulwich Village London SE21 7JU. www.lfm.org.uk


Saturday 16 September: Peckham Festival Container Arranging
Thimble presents a series of floral workshops as part of this year’s Peckham Festival. You will be greeted with drinks and nibbles, starting with the first of two demonstrations. We want to give you a taster of our workshop with as much information on each of our concepts, so you’ll leave with two takeaways from each session. You will also have the chance to take away a fun photo with your creation in our Thimble photo booth, and be entered into our special festival competition. You are asked to bring along two different containers to the workshop, which can be as conventional or outlandish as you like, for these purposes we would advise a neck no wider than 15 cms. The workshop will be broken into half to show you different techniques which will result in two very different styles of arranging. £35.


Sunday 17 September: Tamino Orchestra and St Stephen’s choristers
7.30pm. Fantasia on ‘Greensleeves’ by Vaughan Williams is one of the many beautiful classics in this concert presented by the professional Tamino Orchestra and the choristers of St Stephen’s church. The programme features the first UK performance of Arvo Pärt’s Antiphons for string orchestra, tuneful works by Handel and Mendelssohn, and the first performance of a cello concerto by local composer and conductor Nicholas Ansdell-Evans. St Stephen’s Church, College Road, SE21 7HW. Tickets £15 on the door. www.ststephensdulwich.org/concerts/


Sunday 17 September: This Girl Can – An Evening with Judy Murray
Village Books & Alleyns School host an evening with Judy Murray on Sunday 17th September. As mother to tennis champions Jamie and Andy Murray, Scottish National Coach, coach of the Fed Cup, and general all-round can-do woman of wonder, Judy Murray is the ultimate role model for believing in yourself and reaching out to ambition. As a parent, coach, leader, she is an inspiration who has revolutionised British tennis. 7.30pm. Tickets £10 entry only/£8 under 18’s or £25 includes a copy of Knowing the Score. Tickets available online here www.village-books.co.uk/events. The MCT at Alleyn’s, Alleyn’s School, Townley Road, East Dulwich SE22 8SU


Monday 18 September: Dig it Gardening Club
Frendsbury garden in Brockley offers two weekly gardening clubs for wellbeing: Dig It on a Wednesday afternoon at 2pm and We Dig It 2 on a Monday afternoon at 1.30pm. Both clubs finish at 4pm. They are open to all adults in the area, especially those who are under-employed, socially isolated and recovering from mental ill-health. More info here.


Tuesday 19 September: Laugh Train Home
Prior to her TOUR, Kerry Godliman will be doing a tour warm up date at The Honor Oak! In addition to being known as utterly hilarious, she has also been seen on Live at the Apollo, starred in Derek and Mascots, and has also been on countless TV shows including Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow, Channel 4’s Comedy Gala, She will be supported by Jasper Cromwell-Jones (finalist 2016 English Comedian of The Year, warm up for The Graham Norton Show and Mock the Week) and MC Robyn Perkins. 8pm-10pm (doors open at 7.30pm) Laugh Train Home Comedy , The Honor Oak, 1 St German’s Road, Forest Hill, SE23 1RH. Cost: £6 Adv. / £7 on the door.  www.LaughTrainHome.com


Tuesday 19 September: How to use a sewing machine
Adults. 10-12noon £30. 10% discount off any tools or materials bought in our shop whilst on a workshop.You can book by calling 020 3581 0909, visiting the shop or by email maria@sammur.com. Really Maria. 15 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich SE22 8EW.


Wednesday 20 September: Dig it Gardening Club
Frendsbury garden in Brockley offers two weekly gardening clubs for wellbeing: Dig It on a Wednesday afternoon at 2pm and We Dig It 2 on a Monday afternoon at 1.30pm. Both clubs finish at 4pm. They are open to all adults in the area, especially those who are under-employed, socially isolated and recovering from mental ill-health. More info here.


Wednesday 20 September: Business Owners’ Workshop – Facebook for Business
10:00am – 12:30pm. Cost: £17 – £22. Rivoli Meeting Room, 59 Ladywell Road, London, SE13 7UT. With Brian McGee (business content writer & an experienced journalist). In this hands-on workshop you will learn with and from other business owners. Share winning habits and time-saving tips that will help you get even more out of Facebook and other social media. The structured session focused on Facebook will give you thinking time and a springboard to action. If you want to roll your sleeves up, meet other business owners and swap ideas and experience, this workshop for you. To find out more and to book a place visit our website.


Thursday 21, 28 September & 5 October: Beginner’s Learn how to quilt
Adults. 10am-1pm £120. 10% discount off any tools or materials bought in our shop whilst on a workshop.You can book by calling 020 3581 0909, visiting the shop or by email maria@sammur.com. Really Maria. 15 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich SE22 8EW.


Thursday 21 September: How to use a sewing machine
Adults. 7:30pm 9:30pm £30. 10% discount off any tools or materials bought in our shop whilst on a workshop.You can book by calling 020 3581 0909, visiting the shop or by email maria@sammur.com. Really Maria. 15 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich SE22 8EW


Thursday 21 September: An Evening with Rachel Joyce & Sarah Winman
7pm. Village Books in Dulwich Village invite you for an evening in the company of bestselling authors, Sarah Winman & Rachel Joyce as they talk ‘in conversation’ about their wonderful new novels, Tin Man & The Music Shop. Tickets £8, includes a glass of wine BOOK TICKETS HERE:  http://village-books.co.uk/events/. The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce is a new novel about learning how to listen and how to feel; and about second chances and choosing to be brave despite the odds. Because in the end, music can save us all. The Music Shop is BBC Radio 4’s BOOK AT BEDTIME from 17-28 July. And you can follow this link for specially collated The Music Shop playlist: bit.ly/TheMusicShopPlaylist. Tin Man by Sarah Winman is the unforgettable and achingly tender new novel from Sarah Winman, author of the international bestseller WHEN GOD WAS A RABBIT and the Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller A YEAR OF MARVELLOUS WAYS. This event is taking place in Bell House on College Road and will begin at 7pm.


Saturday 23 September: 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 23 September: Dulwich Village Farmer’s Market
We grow it. We sell it. You buy it, you peel it, you mash it, you chop it, you boil it, you fry it, you roast it, you bake it, you steam it, you grill it, you slice it. You eat it. Every Saturday 10am–2pm at Dulwich C of E Infants’ School, Turney Road junction with Dulwich Village London SE21 7JU. www.lfm.org.uk


Saturday 23 September: Dulwich Park Fun Run
The Dulwich Park Fun Run has been running for over 10 years and was organised by the families of children affected by Cystic Fibrosis. Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic condition affecting more than 10,800 people in the UK. You are born with cystic fibrosis and cannot catch it later in life, but one in 25 of us carries the faulty gene that causes it, usually without even knowing. To find out more about CF and how it effects the body, please click here. The Dulwich Park Fun Run has now developed in to a highly popular event, with something for everyone to get involved in! The 10km and 5km race which are 3 or 6 laps around the par depending on your distance and start at 10am. There is also a one mile fun run for kids and adults to take part in, and for those babies still in prams we have the buggy push race – starting at 12pm! There will be refreshments available along with homemade cakes, and a bouncy castle! Dulwich Park, London, SE21 7BQ.


Saturday 23 September: Swing Dance Night
7-9pm at St Stephens Church, 111 College Road, Sydenham Hill, SE21 7HN. Swing Patrol will be offering a beginner friendly swing dance lesson. Tickets £15 in aid of Link Age Southwark. Available in advance here or call 020 8299 2623.


Saturday 23 & Sunday 24 September: Street Art Walk – Nunhead & Peckham
Saturday 2-4pm & Sunday 11am-1pm. Did you know that many of the street art murals around Nunhead and Bellenden are based on Baroque paintings from nearby Dulwich Picture Gallery? This 2 hour walking tour will explain the story behind this project – the global street artists featured (ROA, Thierry Noir, Walter Kershaw, Medhi Ghayanloo, Faith47, Pure Evil, Inkie and Agent Provocateur) and the the Old Masters they are inspired by. Plus two featured local artist’s work on Nunhead Green – Garry Parsons and Gill Day. The Old Nuns Head, 15 Nunhead Green, SE15 3QQ. Tickets £8 / £10 Facebook.com/dulwichoutdoorgallery


Sunday 24 September: Guided walk – East Dulwich to Dulwich Gallery
2pm-4pm. Dulwich Outdoor Gallery 2-hour guided Street art walk with Amanda Greatorex.  Insights about this unique project,  the artists old and new and the Baroque paintings they are inspired by in Dulwich Picture Gallery. Starts 2pm Vale End opposite East Dulwich Station ends Dulwich Picture Gallery. Tickets £8 / £10 Facebook.com/dulwichoutdoorgallery 


Monday 25 September: Dig it Gardening Club
Frendsbury garden in Brockley offers two weekly gardening clubs for wellbeing: Dig It on a Wednesday afternoon at 2pm and We Dig It 2 on a Monday afternoon at 1.30pm. Both clubs finish at 4pm. They are open to all adults in the area, especially those who are under-employed, socially isolated and recovering from mental ill-health. More info here.


Monday 25 September: Sweet talk with Yotam Ottolenghi & Helen Goh
Village Books & Alleyns School invite you to an evening with Yotam Ottolenghi & Helen Goh on Monday 25th September.Renowned for fresh evocative ingredients and bold inventive flavour, Ottolenghi has absolutely changed the way we eat and cook in this country. From Middle Eastern food to the very best Vegetarian recipes and world-famous cakes and desserts, the Ottolenghi cookbooks have become national favourites. Sweet is a return to Yotam’s roots as a pastry chef and offers a mouth-watering array of recipes for hand-crafted sweet treats, freshly made with love, flair, real ingredients and lots of attention to detail. This is the quintessential Ottolenghi flavour formula brought to baking. Come and celebrate the sweet things in life with Yotam in conversation with long-time friend and co-author Helen Goh. Yotam and Helen will also be assembling a pudding from Sweet and at the end this will be auctioned for charity! Tickets are £12.50 (£10 under 18’s). BOOK TICKETS HERE: http://village-books.co.uk/events/  This event is taking place at Alleyns school and will begin at 7.30pm.


Tuesday 26 September: Sew a simple envelope cushion
Adults. 10-12noon £30. 10% discount off any tools or materials bought in our shop whilst on a workshop.You can book by calling 020 3581 0909, visiting the shop or by email maria@sammur.com. Really Maria. 15 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich SE22 8EW.


Tuesday 26 September: Laugh Train Home – Adam Bloom:
(Mock the Week, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, The Stand-Up Show, The World Stands Up, The Comedy Store) with Rory O’Hanlon (Comedy Store London), Will Duggan and MC Robyn Perkins. 8pm-10pm (doors open at 7.30pm) Laugh Train Home Comedy , The Honor Oak, 1 St German’s Road, Forest Hill, SE23 1RH. Cost: £6 Adv. / £7 on the door.  www.LaughTrainHome.com


Wednesday 27 September: Dig it Gardening Club
Frendsbury garden in Brockley offers two weekly gardening clubs for wellbeing: Dig It on a Wednesday afternoon at 2pm and We Dig It 2 on a Monday afternoon at 1.30pm. Both clubs finish at 4pm. They are open to all adults in the area, especially those who are under-employed, socially isolated and recovering from mental ill-health. More info here.


Wednesday 27 September: Mediterranean Plants: Why buy from Abroad?
A talk by Iain Pentney of Classiflora Imports. 7.30 for 8pm at the Old Library, Knight’s Hill, London SE27 0HY. All are welcome and admission is free. Refreshments are available. Try to win a prize in the raffle! Lambeth Horticultural Society. www.lambethhorticulturalsociety.org.uk.


Wednesday 27 September: Cooking with Scissors
6.45-8.45pm. Upstairs at The Palmerston, 91 Lordship Lane. An opportunity for local business professionals to meet, make new contacts and gain new business. Meet the last Wednesday of every month. To find out more or register your interest in attending please email sbn@cookingwithscissors.co.uk


Wednesday 27 September: Wine Tasting and Nibbles at Platform1
7pm. 71 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, SE22. Platform1 are kindly hosting a wine tasting and nibbles evening, tickets are £25 and all proceeds go to Link Age Southwark.  For tickets and more details click here.


Thursday 28 September: Sew a simple envelope cushion
Adults. 7:30pm – 9:30pm £30. 10% discount off any tools or materials bought in our shop whilst on a workshop.You can book by calling 020 3581 0909, visiting the shop or by email maria@sammur.com. Really Maria. 15 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich SE22 8EW.


Thursday 28 September: The Luna Cinema Presents Jaws (12A)
Doors open 6.15pm. Film starts 7.45pm. Brockwell Lido, Herne Hill, SE24. Tickets: Adult £15. Book online at www.thelunacinema.com 


Friday 29 September: The Luna Cinema Presents Baby Driver (15)
Doors open 6pm. Film starts 7.30pm. Dulwich Park, Dulwich, SE21. Tickets: Adult £15. Book online at www.thelunacinema.com


Friday 29 September: The Allegri String Quartet with Ross Montgomery
7.30pm. Concert in aid of St Christopher’s Hospice. Haydn String Quartet No. 42 in C major, Op. 54, No. 2. Szymonovski String Quartet No. 2, Op 56. Brahms Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op. 115. Tickets available online from TicketSource via church website: £15 – £8 Concessions- Under 10s free. Bar and Refreshments. Doors open 7.00pm.


Saturday 30 September: 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 30 September: Dulwich Village Farmer’s Market
We grow it. We sell it. You buy it, you peel it, you mash it, you chop it, you boil it, you fry it, you roast it, you bake it, you steam it, you grill it, you slice it. You eat it. Every Saturday 10am–2pm at Dulwich C of E Infants’ School, Turney Road junction with Dulwich Village London SE21 7JU. www.lfm.org.uk


Saturday 30 September: Children’s Sew a Simple Origami bag
2-4pm (must be able to use a sewing machine). 10% discount off any tools or materials bought in our shop whilst on a workshop.You can book by calling 020 3581 0909, visiting the shop or by email maria@sammur.com. Really Maria. 15 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich SE22 8EW.


Saturday 30 September: The Luna Cinema Presents Beauty & The Beast (PG)
Doors open 6pm. Film starts 7.30pm. Dulwich Park, Dulwich, SE21. Tickets: Adult £15. Book online at www.thelunacinema.com.

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