Six Monday Swim Sessions at Alleyns School

Open Gardens in aid of Link Age Southwark – 5 & 12 September

Link Age Southwark are delighted to be involved in 2 upcoming Open Garden events hosted by local supporters, in aid of the charity. The beautiful Dulwich gardens will open to the public with all proceeds of tickets and refreshments going towards Link Age Southwark’s work with older people and people living with dementia in the community. Timetable: Sunday 5 September: 115 Dulwich Village, SE21 7BJ. 2pm – 5pm Sunday 12 September: 148 Court Lane, SE21 7EB. 2pm – 5pm For more information and to purchase tickets in advance, please visit the charity’s website here.   

£5

Enter the Blue Patch Sustainable Business Awards

Enter the 2021 BLUE PATCH  SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS AWARDS Do you run a sustainable business, a social impact company, are you an outstanding female business leader,  or have you created a circular product or service? Why not enter our 5th awards. Enter here or nominate a business. Deadline September 30th. Winners are featured in the new Positive Shopping catalogue in 2022. With a circulation of over 20,000 this print and digital publication is a great way to get your brand noticed. The Blue Patch Awards winners 2020 featured in our Positive Shopping catalogue - see your brand on this page? Enter the 2021 awards.  

Free

Autumn Harvest Fete at the Community Greenhouses

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses Brockwell Park, Herne Hill

Come to our AUTUMN FETE on Sunday 12th September 12.30pm to 5pm at the Community Greenhouses.  Book your tickets here https://www.brockwellgreenhouses.org.uk/event/harvest-fete/ For our Autumn Harvest Fete this year, we are delighted to welcome back local Morris dancers, the Brixton Tatterjacks.   We are also going to fire up our cob oven and cook up an Autumnal feast for you from our yummy squashes, vegetables and herbs.  Jelena Belgrave's wonderful ferments will be our side dishes. Lunch will be served between 1pm and 3pm.  Buy your lunch ticket below. There will be Games a Plenty for kids to get stuck into too - expect old favourites such as: tug of war, dress the scarecrows, splat the rat, and the human fruit machine. We will do lots of lovely Natural Crafting too.  You can have a go at Leaf Rubbing, making Flower Crowns, and leaf and flower printing 'Hapa Zome style' Get your Face painted too by our lovely arty greenhouse crew. You can be flowery, scarey or a bit of both maybe? Traditional folk music and original songs will be from Jim O'Mulloy who has just brought out a lovely album 'Virtual Folk' which you can listen to on Spotify. And  see...

Summer Music in Ruskin Park – The New Venture Concert Band

Ruskin Park - Bandstand Ruskin Park, Denmark Hill

We are happy to announce our lineup for the Summer Music Bandstand Concerts. These will be on every other Sunday on the Bandstand from 3-5pm with free entry for all.   SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 12 – THE NEW VENTURE CONCERT BAND The New Venture Concert Band was formed in the summer of 2018 to give musicians an opportunity to play good music in a friendly environment.  They play music from the shows, the classics and original compositions for concert bands. They have raised a substantial amount of money for charity from their concert performances.

Six Monday Swim Sessions at Alleyns School

Alleyns School Townley Rd, Dulwich

Improve your swimming technique and meet other swimmers at the Brockwell Swimmers club Monday swim sessions, 8pm to 9:15pm at the indoor Alleyns School pool, Townley Rd, Dulwich SE22 8SU. All evenings are led by two qualified instructors teaching a range of skills from inter-mediate to masters. Adults 18+ welcome.

£72.00

Nature and Art on Railton Road

128 Railton Road (on street) 128 Railton Road, London

Come and join us for community activities focussed on nature and wellbeing. There will be cake! This is an open access event, everyone is welcome. Friday 17 Sept 3.30-5.30pm - clothes swap, nature observation drawings, from natural plants to make product Saturday 18 Sept 10am-midday - clothes swap, mosaic flowers, mini bug habitats Friday 24 Sept 3.30-5.30pm - seeds/plant swap, painted plant pots, growing from cuttings Saturday 25 Sept 10am-midday - seeds/plant swap, garden stone painting, composting Friday 1 Oct 3.30-5.30pm - toys swap, seed and bee bombs, seed harvesting, pruning, cultivating and care Sat 2 Oct 10am-midday - toys swap, seed and bee bombs, seed harvesting, pruning, cultivating and care   Funded by The London Community Foundation.

Free

The Great Hospital Hike

Ruskin Park

Join us on a hike to remember as we walk the leafy 17 mile route from King’s College Hospital in Denmark Hill to the Princess Royal University Hospital in Bromley. Walk with us and raise vital funds for our hospitals as we discover the breathtaking scenery, iconic landmarks, heritage sites and hidden gems in the heart of our local communities.

Nature and Art on Railton Road

128 Railton Road (on street) 128 Railton Road, London

Come and join us for community activities focussed on nature and wellbeing. There will be cake! This is an open access event, everyone is welcome. Friday 17 Sept 3.30-5.30pm - clothes swap, nature observation drawings, from natural plants to make product Saturday 18 Sept 10am-midday - clothes swap, mosaic flowers, mini bug habitats Friday 24 Sept 3.30-5.30pm - seeds/plant swap, painted plant pots, growing from cuttings Saturday 25 Sept 10am-midday - seeds/plant swap, garden stone painting, composting Friday 1 Oct 3.30-5.30pm - toys swap, seed and bee bombs, seed harvesting, pruning, cultivating and care Sat 2 Oct 10am-midday - toys swap, seed and bee bombs, seed harvesting, pruning, cultivating and care   Funded by The London Community Foundation.

Free

Six Monday Swim Sessions at Alleyns School

Alleyns School Townley Rd, Dulwich

Improve your swimming technique and meet other swimmers at the Brockwell Swimmers club Monday swim sessions, 8pm to 9:15pm at the indoor Alleyns School pool, Townley Rd, Dulwich SE22 8SU. All evenings are led by two qualified instructors teaching a range of skills from inter-mediate to masters. Adults 18+ welcome.

£72.00

London Wine Tasting

Park's Edge Bar & Kitchen 49 - 51 Norwood Road, London

  London Wine Tasting For National Organic Month This London wine tasting will give you the opportunity to savour a beautiful selection of organic wine "crowd pleasers", that you can choose to pair with delicious artisan cheese or charcuterie boards available to purchase at the event. The session will be held in the cosy, chic interiors of Herne Hill restaurant, Park's Edge Bar & Kitchen, with its leafy park views. Park's Edge Bar & Kitchen is known for its imaginative British menus, combining seasonal fresh produce with exciting fusion flavours, as well as for its craft cocktails and extensive wine list.  It will be hosted by Liam from local wine business Wild + Lees that made it to the top spot in the Evening Standard’s “Best London Bottle Shops” after opening in 2016 and was a finalist in the wine retail industry’s “Best Newcomer” category. This event follows our sold-out wine tasting in July and is destined to be a fun, informative and very enjoyable session with some exciting wine picks. Liam will be delighting participants with 6 wines including an Alsace Cremant, a dry Muscat from Alicante, a Gruner Veltliner from Austria & a Primitivo from Puglia. Covid-19 secure...

£26