Regular Events

 


Monday 2 March: The South London Photographic Society
8pm. The South London Photographic Society (known affectionately as SLPS) was founded in 1889. We are a small, friendly group of amateur photographers who meet together regularly on an informal basis. All visitors welcome. To find out more about visiting us or becoming a member of SLPS, contact membership.southlondonps@gmail.com. For all other enquiries, contact secretary.southlondonps@gmail.com. Perry Rise Baptist Church (Ground Floor), Perry Rise, Forest Hill SE23 2QL.


Tuesday 3 March: Knit & Stitch Group
3-5pm.A group for seasoned knitters as well as for those wanting to learn a new skill, including mending their own clothes. Men, women, children and young people of all abilities welcome. Free of charge. Light refreshments available.  St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road/Friern Road entrances.


Tuesday 3 March: Peter’s Dance Club
8 – 9pm, New Beginners class in Latin American & Ballroom dancing. Everybody welcome, no partner needed. £10 each, pay per week. St Stephen’s Church, College Road, Dulwich, SE21 7HW. Peter on 07946 596770.


Tuesday 3 March. Honor Oak Women’s Institute – Ceilidh Night
7.30pm. Come and dance away those winter blues, or just enjoy the music of our lovely ceilidh band. Tea, coffee, cake, fun and friendship. All women welcome – your first visit is free. Lodge Cafe, entrance in Northwood Road directly behind Stanstead Lodge, 260 Stanstead Road, SE23 1DD.


Tuesday 3 March: Jon Newman – Vanishing Act: The Smaller Rivers of South London
19.00 – 20.30. Join local historian and author Jon Newman as he talks about the underground rivers of South London. The Effra, the Peck, the Heathwall and the Falcon Brook now all run in underground sewers, but their presence has shaped the suburban development of the area and played a defining role in the history of South London. Even now, when supposedly safely out of sight, they continue to impact the lives of people living south of the Thames.  Don’t miss what is sure to be a fascinating evening about the hidden history of our local area. Dulwich Books, 6 Croxted Road, West Dulwich, SE21 8SW. £5 (Admission) / £10 (Admission + a copy of The Heathwall). Tickets available here.


Wednesday 4 March: Instagram for Complete Beginners
10am – 1pm. Instagram workshops for small business, freelancers and local organisations. Learn how to better promote yourself on Instagram! These workshops are run by Anna from hellosocial.media.For further information and bookings email: anna@hellosocial.media. Space at 61, Nunhead, SE15.


Wednesday 4 and 18 March:  Breathe Yourself to a Happier Life
10.15am – 11.45am. Come and learn a simple and easy to use breath technique that can support you in all areas of your life: reduced stress and anxiety; increased energy; improved detoxification; deep sense of calm and relaxation; feel more centred and balanced; stronger connection to others; greater clarity of thought; better sleep pattern. Allison.lindsay@schoolforwellbeing.com. www.schoolforwellbeing.com. Telegraph Hill Centre, Pepys Road, SE14 5TY.


Wednesday 4 March: 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 4 March: Club Naija Supper Club
7pm. Modern Nigerian supper club held on the first Wednesday of each month. A five course tasting menu of traditional dishes reimagined with a modern twist, to the sound of naija pop and afrobeats. £35 per person, book online at clubnaija.co.uk. Grounds & Grapes 41 Honor Oak Park SE23 1DZ.


Wednesday 4 March: Dulwich Runners Club
7.15pm (for 7.30pm). We have various groups that run between 4 and 10 miles on different routes each week. There are groups for a variety of paces to suit all levels of ability from beginners, those looking to build on the parkrun bug to experienced racers.  Guests are very welcome. The Club House has shower and changing facilities, off road parking and a bar offering hot and cold drinks for post run socialising. For more details please visit our website. Edward Alleyn Clubhouse, 83-85 Burbage Road, SE24 9HD.


Wednesday 4 March: East Dulwich WI Meeting
7pm for 7.30pm.  The Lodge, above East Dulwich Tavern, 1 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, SE22 8EW. 7pm for a 7.30pm start. The EDWI is currently open for new members. Why not try us out – you can come along to 3 meetings before committing yourself (£3 fee per night). Email us at edwicommittee@eastdulwichwi.co.uk or visit www.eastdulwichwi.co.uk.


Wednesdays 4 and 18 March: Breathe Yourself to a Happier Life
7.30-9pm. Come and learn a simple and easy to use breath technique that can support you in all areas of your life: reduced stress and anxiety; increased energy; improved detoxification; deep sense of calm and relaxation; feel more centred and balanced; stronger connection to others; greater clarity of thought; better sleep pattern. Allison.lindsay@schoolforwellbeing.com  or visit www.schoolforwellbeing.com. Station Hall Herne Hill, Railton Road, Herne Hill SE24 0JW.


Thursday 5 March: BNI Adventurers
6.45am-8.30am. Are you looking to grow your business? We have kept £9.4million in the local economy this year alone. We’ve changed the way the world does business……now it Dulwich’s turn. Please contact Hayley on 07843 989728 for more information. Fifty Seven, 57 North Cross Road, East Dulwich SE22 9ET.  www.facebook.com/adventurersbni/


Thursday 5 March: Coffee Morning
We meet in a warm church to drink good coffee, eat delicious cake and chat about life/work/family. Free of charge. The event is wheelchair accessible, child and pet friendly St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road / Friern Road  entrances.


Thursday 5 March: EnSEmble 26
EnSEmble 26 is a collective of musicians devoted to sharing their love of music through world-class concerts and community outreach projects. Tom Norris and Alastair Blayden play regularly with the London Symphony Orchestra, as well as being leading chamber musicians. Ellie Norris has appeared regularly at the Wigmore Hall and at Kings Place. Eleanor Meynell performs recitals and concertos in the UK and has won many prizes and awards. They will be performing Beethoven’s ‘Ghost Trio’ and a late string quartet. For all events book your £15 tickets online at www.stchristophers.org.uk/tickets or call 020 8768 4500 to reserve them. Free entry for patients. Tickets include canapés and a glass of wine during the interval. All events take place at St Christopher’s Hospice, 51-59 Lawrie Park Rd, Sydenham, London SE26 6DZ.


Thursdays 5, 12, 19 & 26 March: Dulwich Folk Dance Club (Country Dancing)
8 – 10 pm or 10.30pm on special party nights. St Barnabas Parish Hall, Gilkes Place, Dulwich Village SE21 7BT. Did February bring a proposal? Here’s one. Dust off those dancing shoes and come country dancing. Exercise for mind and body and lots of fun. No partner or experience necessary: We guide you through the dances. Just come along and make new friends. Contacts: Wendy 020 8769 9832; John 020 8693 2873 / johnhblase@aol.com

  • 5 Caller- Michelle Odell
  • 12 Caller- Jane Lowe
  • 19 Caller- Carol Hewson- St Patrick’s Day
  • 26 Caller-Sue Hastings

Friday 6 March: Magpie Arts run by Sue Bennett
4-5pm (except school holidays). Gently guided creative art classes for children 6-11 years. Held at FCWellbeing Café on Melbourne Grove, SE22, next to ED station. Places limited to 8 per class. £13 per child including sketchbook and all materials. First class taster price of £5. Instagram – Magpiearts_15. To book please email suebennett181@gmail.com.


Friday 6 March: Lewisham Under Water Hockey Club
7.15pm-9pm. Forest Hill pools on every Friday evening. It’s free to try-out then £5. Ages: 10 to 85.  All equipment is supplied along with training.   This is a friendly non-profit Club. After our 1.5 hour game, the group go to a club house opposite the pools. At 9.30pm – food and Green Tea.  Please contact Alan  020 8699 2412 or 07948 706112, Visit www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXAYdU3fvzc


Friday 6 March: All That Jazz
7pm.  Link Age Southwark’s annual All That Jazz fundraiser is back for its 9th year! Join the local charity for a wonderful evening of music performed by students from JAGs, Kingsdale, Dulwich College and more. There will be a bar and raffle on the night. Cash and card payments accepted. Tickets £10 per person available in advance from www.linkagesouthwark.org/Event/all-that-jazz. Holst Hall, JAGS, 144 East Dulwich Grove, SE22 8TE


Saturday 7 March: 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


Saturdays 7 & 14 March: Southwark Adult Learning
We are running courses over two weekends giving you a great chance to try Pottery, sewing, carving, printmaking, life drawing, creative writing and even acoustic guitar playing!Full details at www.southwark.gov.uk/adultlearning. Thomas Calton Centre, Alpha street, SE15 4NX. 020 7358 2100.


Sunday 8 March: The Neighbourhood Walk Fun! Fitness & Fresh Air!
10am. Come and join your local community on a walk around the Nunhead Circular (5.5 miles.) Bring your friends, neighbours and families to this fun social event.  An opportunity to meet new people, make more friends and get to know your neighbours. Meeting Place: Outside Nunhead railway station (congregate on the corner opposite ‘The Nunhead Gardener’). The walk will end at the Old Nun’s Head, pub for a well-deserved post walk drink. Everyone welcome, but please RSVP to: – theneighbourhoodwalk@gmail.com so we know how many to expect. We look forward to seeing you there.


Sunday 8 March: Singaround at The Ivy House
Another popular Singaround hosted by The Goose Is Out! All are welcome, whether to sing or to listen. It’s an informal and supportive atmosphere, so don’t worry if it’s your first time! Songs of any country or culture welcome. Door 7pm. Singing starts 7.15pm prompt, finishes by 10.30pm at the latest. £3 on the door. More information from www.thegooseisout.com.


Monday 9 March: Dulwich Women’s Institute (New Venue)
7.30pm. For more information please contact Sue Jarvie on suejarvie53@gmail.com. Dulwich Hamlet Football Club, Champion Hill Stadium, Edgar Kail Way, London SE22 8BD.


Monday 9 March: The South London Photographic Society
8pm. The South London Photographic Society (known affectionately as SLPS) was founded in 1889. We are a small, friendly group of amateur photographers who meet together regularly on an informal basis. All visitors welcome. To find out more about visiting us or becoming a member of SLPS, contact membership.southlondonps@gmail.com. For all other enquiries, contact secretary.southlondonps@gmail.com. Perry Rise Baptist Church (Ground Floor), Perry Rise, Forest Hill SE23 2QL.


Tuesday 10 March: Knit & Stitch Group
3-5pm.A group for seasoned knitters as well as for those wanting to learn a new skill, including mending their own clothes. Men, women, children and young people of all abilities welcome. Free of charge. Light refreshments available.  St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road/Friern Road entrances.


Tuesday 10 March: Peter’s Dance Club
8 – 9pm, New Beginners class in Latin American & Ballroom dancing. Everybody welcome, no partner needed. £10 each, pay per week. St Stephen’s Church, College Road, Dulwich, SE21 7HW. Peter on 07946 596770.


Wednesday 11 March: Goose Green Coffee Morning
Guest speaker: Florence Eshalomi – Labour Assembly Member for Lambeth and Southwark. 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 11 March: Open Mornings @ Rosemead
9:30am – 11:00am. We run Open Days throughout the academic year. These are a wonderful chance to see the ‘inner workings’ of our school. You will have the opportunity to speak with staff, parents and governors as well as being escorted on tours by our students.You can begin your Open Day visit at either the Pre-Prep School (40A Thurlow Park Road, Dulwich, SE21 8HZ) or the Prep School (70 Thurlow Park Road, Dulwich, SE21 8HZ). Places do not need to be pre-booked for Open Mornings.


Wednesday 11 March: This Too Shall Pass: Stories of Change, Crisis and New Beginnings by Julia Samuel
7.30pm. If change is the natural order of things, why do many of us feel ill-equipped to deal with it? In This Too Shall Pass, acclaimed psychotherapist Julia Samuel draws on hours of conversations with her patients to show how we can learn to adapt and thrive during our most difficult and transformative experiences. Illuminated by the latest social and psychological research, This Too Shall Pass unflinchingly deals with the hard times in family, love, work, health and identity. The Lower School Atrium, Alleyn’s School, Townley Road, East Dulwich, SE22 8SU. Tickets £10/£8.


Wednesday 11 March: Dulwich Runners Club
7.15pm (for 7.30pm). We have various groups that run between 4 and 10 miles on different routes each week. There are groups for a variety of paces to suit all levels of ability from beginners, those looking to build on the parkrun bug to experienced racers.  Guests are very welcome. The Club House has shower and changing facilities, off road parking and a bar offering hot and cold drinks for post run socialising. For more details please visit our website. Edward Alleyn Clubhouse, 83-85 Burbage Road, SE24 9HD.


Thursday 12 March: BNI Adventurers
6.45am-8.30am. Are you looking to grow your business? We have kept £9.4million in the local economy this year alone. We’ve changed the way the world does business……now it Dulwich’s turn. Please contact Hayley on 07843 989728 for more information. Fifty Seven, 57 North Cross Road, East Dulwich SE22 9ET.  www.facebook.com/adventurersbni/


Thursday 12 March: The Illusioneer Presents March Magic Mix
Show starts at 8pm. Doors open from 6pm. Hosted at Belair House is a compendium of close up, casino magic, parlour magic and magical games presented by our eclectic team of talented Illusioneers. Tickets £20 via Eventbrite www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/90972847235. Food and drink available throughout the evening. Belair House, Gallery Road, SE21 7AB.


Thursdays 12, 19 & 26 March: Dulwich Folk Dance Club (Country Dancing)
8 – 10 pm or 10.30pm on special party nights. St Barnabas Parish Hall, Gilkes Place, Dulwich Village SE21 7BT. Did February bring a proposal? Here’s one. Dust off those dancing shoes and come country dancing. Exercise for mind and body and lots of fun. No partner or experience necessary: We guide you through the dances. Just come along and make new friends. Contacts: Wendy 020 8769 9832; John 020 8693 2873 / johnhblase@aol.com

  • 12 Caller- Jane Lowe
  • 19 Caller- Carol Hewson- St Patrick’s Day
  • 26 Caller-Sue Hastings

Thursday 12 March: The Arts Society Dulwich illustrated lecture 
The Ancient Greek Olympics – a Visitor’s Guide. 7.30 for 8pm, James Allen’s Girls’ School Sixth Form Centre (parking via Green Dale). Non-members £9 at the door, no booking needed. See www.theartssocietydulwich.org.uk


Friday 13 March: Magpie Arts run by Sue Bennett
4-5pm (except school holidays). Gently guided creative art classes for children 6-11 years. Held at FCWellbeing Café on Melbourne Grove, SE22, next to ED station. Places limited to 8 per class. £13 per child including sketchbook and all materials. First class taster price of £5. Instagram – Magpiearts_15. To book please email suebennett181@gmail.com.


Friday 13 March: Lewisham Under Water Hockey Club
7.15pm-9pm. Forest Hill pools on every Friday evening. It’s free to try-out then £5. Ages: 10 to 85.  All equipment is supplied along with training.   This is a friendly non-profit Club. After our 1.5 hour game, the group go to a club house opposite the pools. At 9.30pm – food and Green Tea.  Please contact Alan  020 8699 2412 or 07948 706112, Visit www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXAYdU3fvzc


Friday 13 March: Live Band Karaoke
Doors and signups from 7.30pm. Live Band Karaoke offers wannabe singers the thrill of fronting up a live band, in stage. Like regular karaoke on steroids! Pick from around 300 songs, from all genres. Tickets £4 (advance) or £5 (door). Ivy House, Stuart Road, SE15.  www.livebandkaraoke.london


Saturday 14 March: 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 14 March: Southwark Adult Learning
We are running courses over two weekends giving you a great chance to try Pottery, sewing, carving, printmaking, life drawing, creative writing and even acoustic guitar playing!Full details at www.southwark.gov.uk/adultlearning. Thomas Calton Centre, Alpha street, SE15 4NX. 020 7358 2100.


Saturday 14 March: Dulwich Choral Society
7.30pm. Dulwich Choral Society presents Leonard Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms, along with Britten’s Jubilate in C and Canticle II ‘Abraham and Isaac,’ Janacek’s Otcenas (Our Father) and Vaughan Williams’s ‘Let All The World.’ With treble and tenor soloists, harp, percussion, organ and piano. Conducted by DCS Music Director Aidan Oliver, Choral Director at Glyndebourne and of the Edinburgh Festival Chorus. Tickets £20 pounds (£5 under 18) via dulwichchoral.com or on the door. All welcome! All Saints Church, Lovelace Road, West Dulwich.


Sunday 15 March: Midcentury Modern® at Dulwich College
10am – 4pm. 60 top midcentury dealers descend upon the bold brutalist Christison Hall and red brick Victorian cloisters of Dulwich College for the day with 28 modern designers too. Expect an eclectic mix including original travel, film posters and artwork, iconic furniture, industrial, lighting, rugs, textiles, throws, glass pieces, ceramics, wallpaper and jewellery. Entry closes at 3.30pm. Doors close at 4pm. Tickets on the door: Dealers, serious collectors 9am – £15 / Main door 10am – 4pm  £10. Online ticket deals: £9 10am advance  / 2 for £10 from the earlier time of 1pm. FREE from 3pm book online. Children under 14 free. Food vans on site / buggy park / delivery available. Visit modernshows.com/shows


Monday 16 March: Nunhead WI meeting 
We are a friendly and exciting Women’s Institute group, established 2015. If you’d like to join us or pop along as a guest (£3 fee) to our next meeting, we’d love to meet you. We meet upstairs at the Old Nun’s Head pub on the 3rd Monday of each month at 8pm.  You can get in touch via nunheadwi@gmail.com, Facebook/Nunhead WI, Twitter @nunheadwi, Instagram @nunheadwi or our website www.nunheadwi.wordpress.com/about


Monday 16 March: The South London Photographic Society
8pm. The South London Photographic Society (known affectionately as SLPS) was founded in 1889. We are a small, friendly group of amateur photographers who meet together regularly on an informal basis. All visitors welcome. To find out more about visiting us or becoming a member of SLPS, contact membership.southlondonps@gmail.com. For all other enquiries, contact secretary.southlondonps@gmail.com. Perry Rise Baptist Church (Ground Floor), Perry Rise, Forest Hill SE23 2QL.


Tuesday 17 March: Knit & Stitch Group
3-5pm.A group for seasoned knitters as well as for those wanting to learn a new skill, including mending their own clothes. Men, women, children and young people of all abilities welcome. Free of charge. Light refreshments available.  St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road/Friern Road entrances.


Tuesday 17 March: Peter’s Dance Club
8 – 9pm, New Beginners class in Latin American & Ballroom dancing. Everybody welcome, no partner needed. £10 each, pay per week. St Stephen’s Church, College Road, Dulwich, SE21 7HW. Peter on 07946 596770.


Tuesday 17 March: An Evening with Eleanor Lipman
7.30pm. Village Books are delighted to welcome Eleanor Lipman, author of The Inn at Lake DevineThen She Found Me and The Family Man to Dulwich. Eleanor will be discussing her new book Good Riddance: One woman’s trash becomes another woman’s treasure, with deliriously entertaining results. Bell House, 27 College Rd, Dulwich, London SE21 7BG. Tickets £10 (includes a glass of wine).


Wednesday 18 March:  Breathe Yourself to a Happier Life
10.15am – 11.45am. Come and learn a simple and easy to use breath technique that can support you in all areas of your life: reduced stress and anxiety; increased energy; improved detoxification; deep sense of calm and relaxation; feel more centred and balanced; stronger connection to others; greater clarity of thought; better sleep pattern. Allison.lindsay@schoolforwellbeing.com. www.schoolforwellbeing.com. Telegraph Hill Centre, Pepys Road, SE14 5TY.


Wednesday 18 March: 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 18 March: Dulwich Runners Club
7.15pm (for 7.30pm). We have various groups that run between 4 and 10 miles on different routes each week. There are groups for a variety of paces to suit all levels of ability from beginners, those looking to build on the parkrun bug to experienced racers.  Guests are very welcome. The Club House has shower and changing facilities, off road parking and a bar offering hot and cold drinks for post run socialising. For more details please visit our website. Edward Alleyn Clubhouse, 83-85 Burbage Road, SE24 9HD.


Wednesday 18 March: Breathe Yourself to a Happier Life
7.30-9pm. Come and learn a simple and easy to use breath technique that can support you in all areas of your life: reduced stress and anxiety; increased energy; improved detoxification; deep sense of calm and relaxation; feel more centred and balanced; stronger connection to others; greater clarity of thought; better sleep pattern. Allison.lindsay@schoolforwellbeing.com  or visit www.schoolforwellbeing.com. Station Hall Herne Hill, Railton Road, Herne Hill SE24 0JW.


Thursday 19 March: BNI Adventurers
6.45am-8.30am. Are you looking to grow your business? We have kept £9.4million in the local economy this year alone. We’ve changed the way the world does business……now it Dulwich’s turn. Please contact Hayley on 07843 989728 for more information. Fifty Seven, 57 North Cross Road, East Dulwich SE22 9ET.  www.facebook.com/adventurersbni/


Thursday 19 March: Lars Mytting – The Bell in the Lake
19.00 – 20.30. Join one of Scandinavia’s best-loved storytellers, Lars Mytting, as he talks about his brilliant new novel, The Bell in the Lake. The first in a rich historical trilogy that draws on legend, The Bell in the Lake is a beautiful, heart-breaking romance set in the wilds of northern Norway. Lars’ previous novel, The Sixteen Trees of the Somme has been a recent favourite for Dulwich Books staff and customers. Dulwich Books, 6 Croxted Road, West Dulwich, SE21 8SW. £10 (Admission)/£22 (Admission + a copy of The Bell in the Lake). Tickets available here.


Thursdays 19 & 26 March: Dulwich Folk Dance Club (Country Dancing)
8 – 10 pm or 10.30pm on special party nights. St Barnabas Parish Hall, Gilkes Place, Dulwich Village SE21 7BT. Did February bring a proposal? Here’s one. Dust off those dancing shoes and come country dancing. Exercise for mind and body and lots of fun. No partner or experience necessary: We guide you through the dances. Just come along and make new friends. Contacts: Wendy 020 8769 9832; John 020 8693 2873 / johnhblase@aol.com

  • 19 Caller- Carol Hewson- St Patrick’s Day
  • 26 Caller-Sue Hastings

Friday 20 March: Magpie Arts run by Sue Bennett
4-5pm (except school holidays). Gently guided creative art classes for children 6-11 years. Held at FCWellbeing Café on Melbourne Grove, SE22, next to ED station. Places limited to 8 per class. £13 per child including sketchbook and all materials. First class taster price of £5. Instagram – Magpiearts_15. To book please email suebennett181@gmail.com.

Friday 20 March: U3A Dulwich & District Meeting
Beacons of the Future  Celebrating the 150th anniversary of the School Board for London, Geoff Pick Director of the London Metropolitan Archives. Herne Hill Baptist Church, Half Moon Lane, SE24 9HU. https://u3asites.org.uk/dulwich


Friday 20 March: Lewisham Under Water Hockey Club
7.15pm-9pm. Forest Hill pools on every Friday evening. It’s free to try-out then £5. Ages: 10 to 85.  All equipment is supplied along with training.   This is a friendly non-profit Club. After our 1.5 hour game, the group go to a club house opposite the pools. At 9.30pm – food and Green Tea.  Please contact Alan  020 8699 2412 or 07948 706112, Visit www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXAYdU3fvzc


Friday 20 March: Practical Help and Spiritual Hope for Mental Health
7pm-9pm. The evening will start with a presentation on Anxiety and Stress Management.  Following questions and a tea break there will be an optional brief reflection on related spiritual issues.  Dr Stephen Critchlow, Consultant Psychiatrist. East Dulwich Community Centre, 46-50 Darrell Road, East Dulwich, SE22 9NL.  Entrance Free.  Ichthus Christian Fellowship.  www.stephencritchlowmentalhealth.com.


Saturday 21 March: 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 21 March: Never Weather-Beaten Saile
7.30pm.  To mark the 400th anniversary of the sailing of the Mayflower  carrying the Pilgrim Fathers to begin a new life in America. The Friends` Musick  chamber choir will tell the story of that fateful voyage in words and music. Narrated by a descendant of a servant on board, with additional narrative from one of the singers descended from William Brewster – a key figure among the Pilgrims. London Premiere, performed in period costume. Tickets: £12, £10 (Concessions: Seniors, Students) £6 (children under 12). Online: Eventbrite . Limited availability at door. www.bellhouse.co.uk/allevents. Or phone (Enquiries): 020 7733 0564. www.thefriendsmusick.co.uk. Bell House, 27 College Road, Dulwich SE21 7BG.


Saturday 21 March: Art@57 Art Market
10am – 4pm, Local Art and Craft Market at 57 North Cross Road, SE22 9ET. infoartat57.wixsite.com/artatfiftyseven


Saturday 21 March: Concordia Spring Concert – The Venetian Masters
For this special Spring Concert, Concordia would like to take you on a musical magic carpet to Venice. The performance is at 7.30pm on Saturday, 21st March at St. John the Evangelist, 2 Sylvan Rd, SE19 2RX. Tickets cost £14 at the door, or £13 in advance from www.concordiachamberchoir.co.uk. Concessions (students and those on means tested benefits) half price.  Remember that feeling you get coming home from an amazing concert?  Make a note in your diary now!


Saturday 21 March: Spring Concert: Note-orious, Palace Acappella and Crib Notes
7pm. Herne Hill Baptist Church, Half Moon Lane, Herne Hill SE24 9HU. Tickets: £5 on the door, with profits to Red Thread charity.


Sunday 22 March: Homes Fit for Heroes – 100 years of social housing in Dulwich and Southwark
To celebrate 100 years since the building of the ‘Homes Fit for Heroes’ at the Sunray and Casino Estates, Bell House, the Dulwich Society and Southwark Council are offering a series of free events celebrating these notable estates. Free guided walks: Sunday 22 March, 2pm and 3.30pm; meet at the corner of Red Post Hill and Herne Hill, near the United Reform Church. Free talk: 2.30pm, Sunday 29 March, Bell House, 27 College Road, Dulwich, SE21 7BG. Free exhibition: Bell House, weekends 21-22, 28-29 March: 10am-5pm; weekdays 23-27 March: by appointment. All events are free but places are limited so to register please go to www.bellhouse.co.uk or EventBrite.


Monday 23 March: The South London Photographic Society
8pm. The South London Photographic Society (known affectionately as SLPS) was founded in 1889. We are a small, friendly group of amateur photographers who meet together regularly on an informal basis. All visitors welcome. To find out more about visiting us or becoming a member of SLPS, contact membership.southlondonps@gmail.com. For all other enquiries, contact secretary.southlondonps@gmail.com. Perry Rise Baptist Church (Ground Floor), Perry Rise, Forest Hill SE23 2QL.


Tuesday 24 March: Knit & Stitch Group
3-5pm.A group for seasoned knitters as well as for those wanting to learn a new skill, including mending their own clothes. Men, women, children and young people of all abilities welcome. Free of charge. Light refreshments available.  St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road/Friern Road entrances.


Tuesday 24 March: Peter’s Dance Club
8 – 9pm, New Beginners class in Latin American & Ballroom dancing. Everybody welcome, no partner needed. £10 each, pay per week. St Stephen’s Church, College Road, Dulwich, SE21 7HW. Peter on 07946 596770.


Tuesday 24 March: Falastin – A Cookbook by Sami Tamimi and Tara Wigley
7.30pm. Join Village Books and Alleyn’s School Enterprise for a culinary evening with authors Sami Tamimi and Tara Wigley who will be discussing their new book Falastin. The Lower School Atrium, Alleyn’s School, Townley Road, East Dulwich, SE22 8SU. Tickets £10/£8 Copies of Falastin will be on sale on the night for £20 (RRP £28). Sami and Tara are the co-authors of Jerusalem and Ottolenghi: The Cookbook, and Ottolenghi SIMPLE.


Tuesday 24 March: The Multi Story Orchestra and students from Harris Academy Peckham premiere “The Endz”
7-8pm. An original piece of music theatre bringing together rap, spoken word and songs to shed light on how gang violence impacts young people, in their own words. Following the death of an ex pupil from Harris Academy Peckham last year, a group of 30 young people from the school are now telling their own story about the bitter reality of gang culture today through art. Theatre Peckham, 221 Havil St, Camberwell, London SE5 7SD. Tickets: £6. Visit multi-story.org.uk/upcomingevents


Wednesday 25 March: 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 25 March: Dulwich Runners Club
7.15pm (for 7.30pm). We have various groups that run between 4 and 10 miles on different routes each week. There are groups for a variety of paces to suit all levels of ability from beginners, those looking to build on the parkrun bug to experienced racers.  Guests are very welcome. The Club House has shower and changing facilities, off road parking and a bar offering hot and cold drinks for post run socialising. For more details please visit our website. Edward Alleyn Clubhouse, 83-85 Burbage Road, SE24 9HD.


Wednesday 25 March: She Is Fierce – Amazing Female Writers That History Forgot
11am-12pm. Babble Talks are daytime TED-style talks for parents, not about parenting. For parents and carers with babies under 1 year old. Many female writers today are achieving the success they deserve but it has not always been that way. Anthologist Ana Sampson seeks out the hidden talent of female writers of the past. Who are these women and why do we not already know their names? From the innovative to the inspirational, discover the stories of suffragettes, aristocrats, schoolgirls and medieval visionaries who make up the hidden history of women’s writing. East Dulwich Picturehouse, SE22 8HD. Tickets available here.


Wednesday 25 March: Cooking with Scissors
An opportunity for local business professionals to meet, make new contacts and gain new business.  Meets at downstairs at Franklins,  157 Lordship Lane, SE22 8HX from 6.45pm – 8.45pm. The last Wednesday of every month. Free Admission. To find out more or register your interest in attending, please email sbn@cookingwithscissors.co.uk.


Thursday 26 March: BNI Adventurers
6.45am-8.30am. Are you looking to grow your business? We have kept £9.4million in the local economy this year alone. We’ve changed the way the world does business……now it Dulwich’s turn. Please contact Hayley on 07843 989728 for more information. Fifty Seven, 57 North Cross Road, East Dulwich SE22 9ET.  www.facebook.com/adventurersbni/


Thursday 26 March: Dulwich Folk Dance Club (Country Dancing)
8 – 10 pm or 10.30pm on special party nights. St Barnabas Parish Hall, Gilkes Place, Dulwich Village SE21 7BT. Did February bring a proposal? Here’s one. Dust off those dancing shoes and come country dancing. Exercise for mind and body and lots of fun. No partner or experience necessary: We guide you through the dances. Just come along and make new friends. Contacts: Wendy 020 8769 9832; John 020 8693 2873 / johnhblase@aol.com

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Friday 27 March: enSEmble26 Concert
Doors 12 for 12.30pm. To celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday this year, enSEmble26 performs the complete violin and piano sonatas on a Friday each month at 12.30, St John the Evangelist Church, Upper Norwood, Sylvan Road, SE19 2RX. Tickets on Eventbrite or on the door. Tickets £10 and £8 concessions. Buy 4 concerts and the 5th is free. Visit ensemble26.com


Friday 27 March: Magpie Arts run by Sue Bennett
4-5pm (except school holidays). Gently guided creative art classes for children 6-11 years. Held at FCWellbeing Café on Melbourne Grove, SE22, next to ED station. Places limited to 8 per class. £13 per child including sketchbook and all materials. First class taster price of £5. Instagram – Magpiearts_15. To book please email suebennett181@gmail.com.


Friday 27 March: Lewisham Under Water Hockey Club
7.15pm-9pm. Forest Hill pools on every Friday evening. It’s free to try-out then £5. Ages: 10 to 85.  All equipment is supplied along with training.   This is a friendly non-profit Club. After our 1.5 hour game, the group go to a club house opposite the pools. At 9.30pm – food and Green Tea.  Please contact Alan  020 8699 2412 or 07948 706112, Visit www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXAYdU3fvzc


Friday 27 March: Plosive Comedy in Dulwich with Ed Gamble
Line-up: Ed Gamble, Jamali Maddix, Suzi Ruffell & Adam Hess
Time: 8pm (Doors 7.15pm). Venue: The MCT at Alleyn’s Alleyn’s School, Townley Rd, East Dulwich SE22 8SU. Price: £17 (plus booking fee). Age Restriction: 18+. Tickets here.


Friday 27 March: Lunchtime Concert
12.30pm. Beethoven Violin Sonatas op.12. no.3 in Eb major. Ellie Fagg- Violin and Eleanor Meynell – Piano. St John the Evangelist Church, Upper Norwood, SE19 2RX. Tickets £10/£8 on the door or from Eventbrite. Visit www.ensemble26.com.


Friday 27 March: Wizz Jones, Alfie Jones, Zach Johnson at The Ivy House
We are delighted to welcome back Wizz Jones to the Goose, tonight supported by his nephew Alfie, plus the excellent Zach Johnson. Wizz  has a very distinctive guitar style. He learned his craft from the likes of Davy Graham and Long John Baldry in the coffee bars of London’s Soho during the late fifties, busked through Europe with Rod Stewart,  and was cited by John Renbourn and Eric Clapton as an important early influence. Zach is an indie/folk singer/songwriter from South-East England, writing lyrically-driven songs that feature his intricate guitar playing and powerful vocals. Door 7pm, Live music starts 8pm.  £10/8 advance, £12/10 on the door. For advance tickets and further information, please see www.thegooseisout.com


Saturday 28 March: 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 March: Dulwich Symphony Orchestra
7pm. Dulwich Symphony Orchestra plays Mendelssohn Symphonies 2 and 5 with Ruth Holton and Rebecca Hickey (sopranos),Tom Raskin (tenor) and the Dulwich Symphony Chorus. Conductor Leigh O’Hara. All Saints West Dulwich, Lovelace Road, Dulwich, SE21 8JY. Tickets available on the door or online from Eventbrite. £12 concessions £10 Under 16s free. Complimentary interval drink – Disabled access – free parking. Tickets and further details at www.dulwichsymphonyorchestra.org.uk


Saturday 28 March: A Tribute to Gary Rhodes Pop-Up Restaurant with Chef David Datt
6.30pm – 10.30pm at Fifty Seven, 57 Northcross Rd SE22 9ET. David Datt is cooking and running this local Supper Club evening. There is availability for 24 guests to dine on a three-course menu including three choices for each course (Vegan’s, gluten and dairy-free options are included on the menu). Each guest will be welcomed with a complimentary glass of Prosecco. The rest of the evening is BYO so please bring wine/beer with you to accompany the meal. The cost per ticket for this event is £40 and this is just to cover the costs of event space hire and food as this is a non-profit evening. We expect this event to be busy and there are only 24 places so book your spot ASAP! Once you have booked your place you will be sent the menu so that you can make your choices prior to the event. For more information & booking visit www.realhoxtonchef.co.uk/post/a-tribute-to-gary-rhodes


Sunday 29 March: Plastic Free East Dulwich Monthly Community Clean
All welcome. All equipment provided. Meet 11am St Francis Park. Visit www.plasticfreeeastdulwich.org and follow @plasticfreeeastdulwich on Instagram and Facebook and @plassticfreeed on Twitter.


29 March – 25 April : Exhibition in the Window ‘Paintigs’ by Carol Edgar
24 hrs Art Exhibition in the Window at 57 North Cross Road, SE22 9ET. Visit infoartat57.wixsite.com/artatfiftyseven


Monday 30 March: The South London Photographic Society
8pm. The South London Photographic Society (known affectionately as SLPS) was founded in 1889. We are a small, friendly group of amateur photographers who meet together regularly on an informal basis. All visitors welcome. To find out more about visiting us or becoming a member of SLPS, contact membership.southlondonps@gmail.com. For all other enquiries, contact secretary.southlondonps@gmail.com. Perry Rise Baptist Church (Ground Floor), Perry Rise, Forest Hill SE23 2QL.


Tuesday 31 March: Knit & Stitch Group
3-5pm.A group for seasoned knitters as well as for those wanting to learn a new skill, including mending their own clothes. Men, women, children and young people of all abilities welcome. Free of charge. Light refreshments available.  St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road/Friern Road entrances.


Tuesday 31 March: Peter’s Dance Club
8 – 9pm, New Beginners class in Latin American & Ballroom dancing. Everybody welcome, no partner needed. £10 each, pay per week. St Stephen’s Church, College Road, Dulwich, SE21 7HW. Peter on 07946 596770.

29 March – 25 April : Exhibition in the Window ‘Paintings’ by Carol Edgar
24 hrs Art Exhibition in the Window at 57 North Cross Road, SE22 9ET. infoartat57.wixsite.com/artatfiftyseven


Wednesday 1 April: Club Naija Supper Club
7pm. Modern Nigerian supper club held on the first Wednesday of each month. A five course tasting menu of traditional dishes reimagined with a modern twist, to the sound of naija pop and afrobeats. £35 per person, book online at clubnaija.co.uk. Grounds & Grapes 41 Honor Oak Park SE23 1DZ.


Wednesday 1 April: Goose Green Coffee Morning – CANCELLED
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 1 April: Dulwich Runners Club
7.15pm (for 7.30pm). We have various groups that run between 4 and 10 miles on different routes each week. There are groups for a variety of paces to suit all levels of ability from beginners, those looking to build on the parkrun bug to experienced racers.  Guests are very welcome. The Club House has shower and changing facilities, off road parking and a bar offering hot and cold drinks for post run socialising. For more details please visit our website. Edward Alleyn Clubhouse, 83-85 Burbage Road, SE24 9HD.


Wednesday 1 April: East Dulwich WI Meeting
7pm for 7.30pm.  The Lodge, above East Dulwich Tavern, 1 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, SE22 8EW. 7pm for a 7.30pm start. The EDWI is currently open for new members. Why not try us out – you can come along to 3 meetings before committing yourself (£3 fee per night). Email us at edwicommittee@eastdulwichwi.co.uk or visit www.eastdulwichwi.co.uk.


Thursday 2 April: BNI Adventurers
6.45am-8.30am. Are you looking to grow your business? We have kept £9.4million in the local economy this year alone. We’ve changed the way the world does business……now it Dulwich’s turn. Please contact Hayley on 07843 989728 for more information. Fifty Seven, 57 North Cross Road, East Dulwich SE22 9ET.  www.facebook.com/adventurersbni/


Thursday 2 April: Coffee Morning
We meet in a warm church to drink good coffee, eat delicious cake and chat about life/work/family. Free of charge. The event is wheelchair accessible, child and pet friendly St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road / Friern Road entrances.


Thursday 2 April: Sorolla Piano Trio
Caroline Palmer studied at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama with Edith Vogel and later continued her studies with Peter Wallfisch and Hans Keller. She was a finalist in the Busoni competition and has played in the USA and Europe. Well known as both a solo pianist and chamber musician, she has recorded for British, Swiss, French, German and Italian radio stations. Tonight she is joined by Ionel Manciu and Sebastian Kolin to perform chamber music including Schubert’s ‘Piano trio in B-flat’.  For all events book your £15 tickets online at www.stchristophers.org.uk/tickets or call 020 8768 4500 to reserve them. Free entry for patients. Tickets include canapés and a glass of wine during the interval. All events take place at St Christopher’s Hospice, 51-59 Lawrie Park Rd, Sydenham, London SE26 6DZ.


Thursday 2 April: The Arts Society Dulwich illustrated lecture – CANCELLED
Art from Down Under from the Convict Years to the Modern Era, 7.30 for 8pm, James Allen’s Girls’ School Sixth Form Centre (parking via Green Dale). Non-members £9 at the door, no booking needed. See www.theartssocietydulwich.org.uk


Friday 3 April: Live Band Karaoke + DJs
8pm – 2am. LBKPeckham offers you the chance to front a pro 5 piece band, on stage, in front of a supportive crowd. Pick from 300+ songs from all genres; sign up to sing on the night, or in advance.  All lyrics provided! £8 (door); 2-for-1 available in advance via DesignMyNight.com. livebandkaraoke.london / @LBKPeckham.  Peckham Audio, 133a Rye Lane, Peckham, SE15.


Saturday 4 April: parkrun – CANCELLED
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 4 April: The Peckham Society Dawn Chorus Led by Peter Frost
6am – 7.30am. Meet outside the Café on the Rye SE15 3UA. Encounter the song birds and the water fowl on the lake. Welcome the migrants back from Africa, the blackcaps and the chiff-chaffs. Visit www.peckhamsociety.org.uk for more details.


Saturday 4 April: Give and Take Event (A free community event promoting reuse and recycling) – CANCELLED
11am-2.30pm. Bring items 11-1pm ONLY on DAY OF EVENT. Take items: 11-2.30pm. Bring unwanted items in good condition and easy for someone else to carry home. Take away things you need.  Typical items include CD’s DVD’s, books, small electrical items, buggies, bikes, lamps, plants and kitchenware. No PAINT OR FOOD. We reserve the right not to accept items. Refreshments on sale. Further information: Call 0208 693 4411 or email: edcc2010@gmail.com.  East Dulwich Community Centre Association & Barry Area Resident Assocation. Funded by Southwark Council Neighbourhood Fund. East Dulwich Community Centre, 46-50 Darrell Road, SE22 9NL.


Monday 6 April: The South London Photographic Society
8pm. The South London Photographic Society (known affectionately as SLPS) was founded in 1889. We are a small, friendly group of amateur photographers who meet together regularly on an informal basis. All visitors welcome. To find out more about visiting us or becoming a member of SLPS, contact membership.southlondonps@gmail.com. For all other enquiries, contact secretary.southlondonps@gmail.com. Perry Rise Baptist Church (Ground Floor), Perry Rise, Forest Hill SE23 2QL.


Tuesday 7 April: Knit & Stitch Group
3-5pm.A group for seasoned knitters as well as for those wanting to learn a new skill, including mending their own clothes. Men, women, children and young people of all abilities welcome. Free of charge. Light refreshments available.  St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road/Friern Road entrances.


Tuesday 7 April: Honor Oak Women’s Institute
7.30pm. We meet on the first Tuesday of each month at the Cafe in Stanstead Lodge, 260 Stanstead Road, SE23 1DD (access via Northwood Rd) at 7:30pm. Our meetings involve a talk or activity, plus plenty of time for socialising. The bar will be open and there is usually cake Guests are very welcome to join our meetings. You can try out your first one for free and then it’s £4.50 pay as you go if you don’t wish to join the WI. For more information about the WI as an organisation see www.thewi.org.uk


Tuesday 7 April: Dulwich Park Runners
7:30pm every Tuesday at the Trevor Bailey Sports Centre, on the South Circular opposite Dulwich Park. We always welcome new runners so if you’d like to come along have a look at our website: www.dulwichparkrunners.com for more details. All levels of ability are welcome.


Tuesday 7 April: Peter’s Dance Club
8 – 9pm, New Beginners class in Latin American & Ballroom dancing. Everybody welcome, no partner needed. £10 each, pay per week. St Stephen’s Church, College Road, Dulwich, SE21 7HW. Peter on 07946 596770.


Wednesday 8 April: Goose Green Coffee morning – CANCELLED
Guest speaker Prof John Wood – Busking Busking. 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 8 April: Dulwich Runners Club
7.15pm (for 7.30pm). We have various groups that run between 4 and 10 miles on different routes each week. There are groups for a variety of paces to suit all levels of ability from beginners, those looking to build on the parkrun bug to experienced racers.  Guests are very welcome. The Club House has shower and changing facilities, off road parking and a bar offering hot and cold drinks for post run socialising. For more details please visit our website. Edward Alleyn Clubhouse, 83-85 Burbage Road, SE24 9HD.


Thursday 9 April: BNI Adventurers
6.45am-8.30am. Are you looking to grow your business? We have kept £9.4million in the local economy this year alone. We’ve changed the way the world does business……now it Dulwich’s turn. Please contact Hayley on 07843 989728 for more information. Fifty Seven, 57 North Cross Road, East Dulwich SE22 9ET.  www.facebook.com/adventurersbni/


Thursday 9 April: Coffee Morning
We meet in a warm church to drink good coffee, eat delicious cake and chat about life/work/family. Free of charge. The event is wheelchair accessible, child and pet friendly St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road / Friern Road entrances.


Friday 10 April: Live Band Karaoke
Visit livebandkaraoke.london for details.


Saturday 11 April: parkrun – CANCELLED
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


Monday 13 April: Dulwich Women’s Institute (New Venue)7.30pm. For more information please contact Sue Jarvie on suejarvie53@gmail.com. Dulwich Hamlet Football Club, Champion Hill Stadium, Edgar Kail Way, London SE22 8BD.


Monday 13 April: The South London Photographic Society
8pm. The South London Photographic Society (known affectionately as SLPS) was founded in 1889. We are a small, friendly group of amateur photographers who meet together regularly on an informal basis. All visitors welcome. To find out more about visiting us or becoming a member of SLPS, contact membership.southlondonps@gmail.com. For all other enquiries, contact secretary.southlondonps@gmail.com. Perry Rise Baptist Church (Ground Floor), Perry Rise, Forest Hill SE23 2QL.


Tuesday 14 April: Knit & Stitch Group
3-5pm.A group for seasoned knitters as well as for those wanting to learn a new skill, including mending their own clothes. Men, women, children and young people of all abilities welcome. Free of charge. Light refreshments available.  St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road/Friern Road entrances.


Tuesday 14 April: Dulwich Park Runners
7:30pm every Tuesday at the Trevor Bailey Sports Centre, on the South Circular opposite Dulwich Park. We always welcome new runners so if you’d like to come along have a look at our website: www.dulwichparkrunners.com for more details. All levels of ability are welcome.


Tuesday 14 April: Peter’s Dance Club
8 – 9pm, New Beginners class in Latin American & Ballroom dancing. Everybody welcome, no partner needed. £10 each, pay per week. St Stephen’s Church, College Road, Dulwich, SE21 7HW. Peter on 07946 596770.


Wednesday 15 April: Goose Green Coffee Morning – CANCELLED
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 15 April: Dulwich Runners Club
7.15pm (for 7.30pm). We have various groups that run between 4 and 10 miles on different routes each week. There are groups for a variety of paces to suit all levels of ability from beginners, those looking to build on the parkrun bug to experienced racers.  Guests are very welcome. The Club House has shower and changing facilities, off road parking and a bar offering hot and cold drinks for post run socialising. For more details please visit our website. Edward Alleyn Clubhouse, 83-85 Burbage Road, SE24 9HD.


Thursday 16 April: BNI Adventurers
6.45am-8.30am. Are you looking to grow your business? We have kept £9.4million in the local economy this year alone. We’ve changed the way the world does business……now it Dulwich’s turn. Please contact Hayley on 07843 989728 for more information. Fifty Seven, 57 North Cross Road, East Dulwich SE22 9ET.  www.facebook.com/adventurersbni/


Thursday 16 April: Coffee Morning
We meet in a warm church to drink good coffee, eat delicious cake and chat about life/work/family. Free of charge. The event is wheelchair accessible, child and pet friendly St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road / Friern Road entrances.


Saturday 18 April: parkrun – CANCELLED
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


Monday 20 April: The South London Photographic Society
8pm. The South London Photographic Society (known affectionately as SLPS) was founded in 1889. We are a small, friendly group of amateur photographers who meet together regularly on an informal basis. All visitors welcome. To find out more about visiting us or becoming a member of SLPS, contact membership.southlondonps@gmail.com. For all other enquiries, contact secretary.southlondonps@gmail.com. Perry Rise Baptist Church (Ground Floor), Perry Rise, Forest Hill SE23 2QL.


Tuesday 21 April: Knit & Stitch Group
3-5pm.A group for seasoned knitters as well as for those wanting to learn a new skill, including mending their own clothes. Men, women, children and young people of all abilities welcome. Free of charge. Light refreshments available.  St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road/Friern Road entrances.


Tuesday 21 April: Dulwich Park Runners
7:30pm every Tuesday at the Trevor Bailey Sports Centre, on the South Circular opposite Dulwich Park. We always welcome new runners so if you’d like to come along have a look at our website: www.dulwichparkrunners.com for more details. All levels of ability are welcome.


Tuesday 21 April: Peter’s Dance Club
8 – 9pm, New Beginners class in Latin American & Ballroom dancing. Everybody welcome, no partner needed. £10 each, pay per week. St Stephen’s Church, College Road, Dulwich, SE21 7HW. Peter on 07946 596770.


Wednesday 22 April: Goose Green Coffee Morning – CANCELLED
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 22 April: Babble Talks – Jurassic Park: Could It Happen?
11-12pm. Babble Talks are daytime TED-style talks for parents, not about parenting. For parents and carers with babies under 1 year old. In the film Jurassic Park, dinosaur DNA is discovered preserved in the abdomen of a mosquito. Dinosaurs are brought back to life and chaos ensues. Dr Susie Maidment explores the science behind Jurassic Park, her research on the geological preservation of soft tissues, including dinosaur blood cells, and the advances in our understanding of the palaeobiology of dinosaurs. Dr Susie Maidmentis curator of non-avian archosaurs at The Natural History Museum. and a dinosaur researcher with a particular focus on the stegosaurs. She has a five-year old daughter and live in Lewes, East Sussex. Tickets £10 available here. East Dulwich Picturehouse, SE22 8HD


Wednesday 22 April: Dulwich Runners Club
7.15pm (for 7.30pm). We have various groups that run between 4 and 10 miles on different routes each week. There are groups for a variety of paces to suit all levels of ability from beginners, those looking to build on the parkrun bug to experienced racers.  Guests are very welcome. The Club House has shower and changing facilities, off road parking and a bar offering hot and cold drinks for post run socialising. For more details please visit our website. Edward Alleyn Clubhouse, 83-85 Burbage Road, SE24 9HD.


Thursday 23 April: BNI Adventurers
6.45am-8.30am. Are you looking to grow your business? We have kept £9.4million in the local economy this year alone. We’ve changed the way the world does business……now it Dulwich’s turn. Please contact Hayley on 07843 989728 for more information. Fifty Seven, 57 North Cross Road, East Dulwich SE22 9ET.  www.facebook.com/adventurersbni/


Thursday 23 April: Coffee Morning
We meet in a warm church to drink good coffee, eat delicious cake and chat about life/work/family. Free of charge. The event is wheelchair accessible, child and pet friendly St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road / Friern Road entrances.


Thursday 23 April: Great East Dulwich Clothes Swap!
The Lordship Pub (211 Lordship Lane, SE22 8HA) will host the first Great East Dulwich Clothes Swap focused on women’s wear. This event aims to encourage a change in shopping habits and over consumption, whilst rethinking our wardrobes and having fun with friends! There will be a talk at 7pm by Kellie Dalton, sustainability advisor to Vivienne Westwood and Katharine Hamnett, about the social and environmental impact of the way we shop for clothes and the benefits of doing things differently. The swapping will start at 7.15pm. Attendees are asked to bring their clothes, shoes and accessories for swapping to the Lordship Pub between 5pm and 6.30pm for sorting. All proceeds will be divided between Mary’s Living and Giving charity and Plastic Free East Dulwich. Any items not swapped on the night will be either donated to Mary’s Living and Giving charity or recycled.


Friday 24 April: enSEmble26 Concert
Doors 12 for 12.30pm. To celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday this year, enSEmble26 performs the complete violin and piano sonatas on a Friday each month at 12.30, St John the Evangelist Church, Upper Norwood, Sylvan Road, SE19 2RX. Tickets on Eventbrite or on the door. Tickets £10 and £8 concessions. Buy 4 concerts and the 5th is free. Visit ensemble26.com


Friday 24 April: Practical Help and Spiritual Hope for Mental Health
7pm-9pm. The evening will start with a presentation on Overcoming Suicidal Thoughts.  Following questions and a tea break there will be an optional brief reflection on related spiritual issues.  Dr Stephen Critchlow, Consultant Psychiatrist. East Dulwich Community Centre, 46-50 Darrell Road, East Dulwich, SE22 9NL.  Entrance Free.  Ichthus Christian Fellowship.  www.stephencritchlowmentalhealth.com.


Saturday 25 April: parkrun – CANCELLED
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 25 & Sunday 26 April: The Studio Circle Spring Emporium
11-5pm. The Studio Circle is a female collective of designers and artists from South London. Their Spring Emporium will bring you a wide range of products including womenswear, childrenswear, jewellery, art and homewares all produced locally and sustainably. Plus a kids crafts table to keep the little’uns occupied. Visit our Instagram page to find out more about us… ‘the Studio circle.sl’ Station Hall, Above Herne Hill Station. Entrance via outdoor staircase next to ‘Jo’s House’.


Saturday 25 April: Art@57 Art Market
10am – 4pm, Local Art and Craft Market at 57 North Cross Road, SE22 9ET. Visit infoartat57.wixsite.com/artatfiftyseven


Saturday 25 April: SoLo Craft Fair at Dulwich Spring Market
11am-4pm at St. Barnabas Parish Hall, 23 Dulwich Village, SE21 7BT. SoLo Craft Fair are returning to Dulwich Village for their Dulwich Spring Market on Saturday 25th April. St. Barnabas Parish Hall will be transformed into a crafting wonderland with over 60 of London’s best handmade traders set across two rooms. The indie businesses will be selling everything from art to homeware to fashion, and much more. When you would like to take a break from shopping, there will be refreshments on offer and a kids corner to distract the little ones for a while. This event will be a very special one as we will be raising money for Great Ormond Street Hospital. SoLo Craft Fair have donated a portion of every stall fee towards the charity, and all the traders will have kindly donated a product for a tombola which will be raising funds for the organisation. So join us on Saturday 25th April 11am-4pm for our Dulwich Spring Market. Free entry and sweets for all. St. Barnabas Parish Hall, 23 Dulwich Village, SE21 7BT. www.solocraftfair.com


Saturday 25 April: The Carnival of the Animals – A Lambeth Wind Orchestra concert 
6pm. A musical adventure featuring Peter and the Wolf, The Carnival of the Animals, The Jungle Book and more. Join Lambeth Wind Orchestra for an early evening concert exploring an exciting programme of music, all with an animal theme. You’ll hear some favourites by composers including Debussy and Prokofiev together with discovering something new such as work by South London composer Kate Whitley. Tickets £10 / £8 / under 16s free available on the door or via www.lambethwindorchestra.org.uk. Vaughan Williams Auditorium at James Allen’s Girls’ School, 144 East Dulwich Grove, SE22 8TE. Suitable for everyone 5+Children go free.


Sunday 26 April: The Peckham Society AGM
AGM 3pm / Lecture 3.30pm. Restoring and researching the historic departmental stores in Rye Lane SE15. Benedict O’Looney. Goose Green Centre, St John’s Church, Goose Green, SE22 9AT. Benedict has been involved with improving the heritage of Peckham.   Also, he will feature the nominated short list of The Peckham Society’s architectural award in 2019. Visit www.peckhamsociety.org.uk for more details.


Monday 27 April: The South London Photographic Society
8pm. The South London Photographic Society (known affectionately as SLPS) was founded in 1889. We are a small, friendly group of amateur photographers who meet together regularly on an informal basis. All visitors welcome. To find out more about visiting us or becoming a member of SLPS, contact membership.southlondonps@gmail.com. For all other enquiries, contact secretary.southlondonps@gmail.com. Perry Rise Baptist Church (Ground Floor), Perry Rise, Forest Hill SE23 2QL.


Tuesday 28 April: Knit & Stitch Group
3-5pm.A group for seasoned knitters as well as for those wanting to learn a new skill, including mending their own clothes. Men, women, children and young people of all abilities welcome. Free of charge. Light refreshments available.  St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road/Friern Road entrances.


Tuesday 28 April: Dulwich Park Runners
7:30pm every Tuesday at the Trevor Bailey Sports Centre, on the South Circular opposite Dulwich Park. We always welcome new runners so if you’d like to come along have a look at our website: www.dulwichparkrunners.com for more details. All levels of ability are welcome.


Tuesday 28 April: Peter’s Dance Club
8 – 9pm, New Beginners class in Latin American & Ballroom dancing. Everybody welcome, no partner needed. £10 each, pay per week. St Stephen’s Church, College Road, Dulwich, SE21 7HW. Peter on 07946 596770.


Wednesday 29 April: Goose Green Coffee Morning – CANCELLED
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 29 April: Dulwich Runners Club
7.15pm (for 7.30pm). We have various groups that run between 4 and 10 miles on different routes each week. There are groups for a variety of paces to suit all levels of ability from beginners, those looking to build on the parkrun bug to experienced racers.  Guests are very welcome. The Club House has shower and changing facilities, off road parking and a bar offering hot and cold drinks for post run socialising. For more details please visit our website. Edward Alleyn Clubhouse, 83-85 Burbage Road, SE24 9HD.


Wednesday 29 April: Cooking with Scissors
An opportunity for local business professionals to meet, make new contacts and gain new business.  Meets at downstairs at Franklins,  157 Lordship Lane, SE22 8HX from 6.45pm – 8.45pm. The last Wednesday of every month. Free Admission. To find out more or register your interest in attending, please email sbn@cookingwithscissors.co.uk.


Thursday 30 April: BNI Adventurers
6.45am-8.30am. Are you looking to grow your business? We have kept £9.4million in the local economy this year alone. We’ve changed the way the world does business……now it Dulwich’s turn. Please contact Hayley on 07843 989728 for more information. Fifty Seven, 57 North Cross Road, East Dulwich SE22 9ET.  www.facebook.com/adventurersbni/


Thursday 30 April: Coffee Morning
We meet in a warm church to drink good coffee, eat delicious cake and chat about life/work/family. Free of charge. The event is wheelchair accessible, child and pet friendly St Clement with St Peter Dulwich, Barry Road / Friern Road entrances.

Wednesday 3 June: Club Naija Supper Club
7pm. Modern Nigerian supper club held on the first Wednesday of each month. A five course tasting menu of traditional dishes reimagined with a modern twist, to the sound of naija pop and afrobeats. £35 per person, book online at clubnaija.co.uk. Grounds & Grapes 41 Honor Oak Park SE23 1DZ.

Thursday 4 June: The FB Pocket Orchestra
Playing popular songs and music from the early 20th century, the FB Pocket Orchestra was formed in 2012 by musicians Paul Stevenson, Jenny Russell and Ollie Corbin. Between them they play banjo, cornet, harmonica, accordion, tuba, clarinet and violin. Ranging from 1900 to 1930 they offer up sonic landscapes that hint at New Orleans, tea dances, Paris cafés and smoky nightclubs. Not to be missed! For all events book your £15 tickets online at www.stchristophers.org.uk/tickets or call 020 8768 4500 to reserve them. Free entry for patients. Tickets include canapés and a glass of wine during the interval. All events take place at St Christopher’s Hospice, 51-59 Lawrie Park Rd, Sydenham, London SE26 6DZ.

Friday 5 June: enSEmble26 Concert
Doors 12 for 12.30pm. To celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday this year, enSEmble26 performs the complete violin and piano sonatas on a Friday each month at 12.30, St John the Evangelist Church, Upper Norwood, Sylvan Road, SE19 2RX. Tickets on Eventbrite or on the door. Tickets £10 and £8 concessions. Buy 4 concerts and the 5th is free. Visit ensemble26.com

Saturday 6 June: Psalms, Psinging and Psandwiches!
10am-3.30pm. Come and explore psalmody at St John’s East Dulwich, with a chance to sing several. All welcome, sandwich lunch provided. It will be led by Revd. Dr Adam Carlill, Sue O’Neill and John Webber.  £10 in advance online here psalms_sjed.eventbrite.co.uk. £12 on the door.  St. John’s Church, East Dulwich, SE22 9AT.

Wednesday 10 June: Goose Green coffee morning  – CANCELLED
Guest speaker Marcus Dickey Horley- Treasures of the Tate Gallery. 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 17 June: The Peckham Society – Plants and the folklore walk
18.30 – 20.00hrs. Led by Roy Vickery. Meet at the Clockhouse PH. Junc Barry Road/Peckham Rye SE22 9QA. Learn about the plants and their folklore in this historic park, we see the Sexby Garden and the lake with its wildfowl.  Visit  www.peckhamsociety.org.uk for more details.

Saturday 27 June: Art@57 Art Market
10am – 4pm, Local Art and Craft Market at 57 North Cross Road, SE22 9ET. Visit infoartat57.wixsite.com/artatfiftyseven

Thursday 2 July: Three Cane Whale
Three Cane Whale is a multi-instrumental acoustic chamber-folk trio based in Bristol. Expect a stage strewn with upwards of 15 instruments – some familiar, such as trumpet, mandolin and acoustic guitar; some beguilingly unusual, including the eerie bowed psaltery and a late-Victorian Scottish acoustic keyboard called the Dulcitone – allowing for some striking multiple instrumental combinations and an overall ‘soundworld’ unlike any other. For all events book your £15 tickets online at www.stchristophers.org.uk/tickets or call 020 8768 4500 to reserve them. Free entry for patients. Tickets include canapés and a glass of wine during the interval. All events take place at St Christopher’s Hospice, 51-59 Lawrie Park Rd, Sydenham, London SE26 6DZ.


Friday 3-5 July: Pub in the Park 2020
Dulwich Park. Tickets cost £35 for the afternoon and £45 for the evening. Children’s tickets, VIP tickets and all weekend tickets also available – visit www.pubintheparkuk.com for full info.

Sunday 16 August: The Peckham Society – Central Peckham Walk
14.00 – 15.30hrs. Led by Peter Frost. Meet at Peckham Rye Station SE15 4RX. Embraces what was the “Golden Mile” of the 1930s with its five department stores and art deco architecture. You are introduced to the unexpected which has made Peckham a favourite destination for the discerning visitor. Visit www.peckhamsociety.org.uk for more details.

Thursday 1 October: Clive Carroll
We are delighted to welcome back guitar phenomenon Clive Carroll’s masterful compositions, coupled with his versatility and unparalleled technical virtuosity, have rendered him one of today’s most admired and respected guitarists. He has toured Europe, Australia, the Middle East and North America, garnering praise for his sublime performances of everything from 16th and 17th century lute music to jazz standards, blues, Irish reels and his own ground breaking compositions. For all events book your £15 tickets online at www.stchristophers.org.uk/tickets or call 020 8768 4500 to reserve them. Free entry for patients. Tickets include canapés and a glass of wine during the interval. All events take place at St Christopher’s Hospice, 51-59 Lawrie Park Rd, Sydenham, London SE26 6DZ.

Thursday 8 October: The Peckham Society – The largest archaeological site in London
19.00 – 21.00 hrs. The Thames Foreshore with Elliott Wragg MOLA. Free refreshments. All Saints Church Hall, Blenheim Grove SE15 4Q5. A fascinating look at the shoreline of the Thames which shows artifacts of ship building and breaking with evidence that goes back thousands of years. Visit www.peckhamsociety.org.uk for more details.

Friday 23 October: enSEmble26 Concert
Doors 12 for 12.30pm. To celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday this year, enSEmble26 performs the complete violin and piano sonatas on a Friday each month at 12.30, St John the Evangelist Church, Upper Norwood, Sylvan Road, SE19 2RX. Tickets on Eventbrite or on the door. Tickets £10 and £8 concessions. Buy 4 concerts and the 5th is free. Visit ensemble26.com