Upcoming events

June meeting – First aid

Date: June 21, 2018

Time: 7.30pm

Location: Trinity School, Taunton Road, SE12

Come and learn some basic first aid techniques with paramedic John Donaghy in a hands-on session. You never know – it might save someone’s life!

Manor House Gardens Festival

Date: June 23, 2018

Time: 11.30am - 6.30pm

Location: Manor House Gardens

This year we have our own stall at Manor House Gardens Festival.

A big thank you to everyone who has offered to make or bake for our stall at Manor House Gardens Festival on 23 June. We do still need contributions so if you could make a jar of jam, bake a cake, brownies or biscuits please let Alison know on hoopers5@ntlworld.com. Don’t worry if you can’t deliver to the stall on the day, we can arrange to collect.

Bat Walk

Date: July 3, 2018

Time: 9.30pm

Location: Manor House Gardens

With Doctor Iain Bolton in Manor House Gardens. No charge for this trip. Please sign up with Caroline at meeting.

July meeting – Boost your self-belief

Date: July 19, 2018

Time: 7.30pm

Location: Trinity School, Taunton Road, SE12

Confidence expert Andy Coley will be giving his thoughts and techniques for building your confidence

Royal Hospital Chelsea Tour

Date: July 20, 2018

Time: 10am

Location: Royal Hospital Chelsea

A Chelsea Pensioner led tour of The Royal Hospital, Chelsea. Please see Caroline if you would like to come. Cost depends on how many go on trip.

Painted Ceiling Tour

Date: September 8, 2018

Time: TBC

Location: Royal Naval College, Greenwich

This trip is now full. If you have signed up, please make sure that Kay has your email address. Thanks

September meeting – Capoeira

Date: September 21, 2018

Time: 7.30pm

Location: Trinity School, Taunton Road, SE12

Ever wondered what the Brazilian martial art Capoeira was all about? Our instructor will be throwing a few moves and teaching us some. Dress flexible!

October meeting – A treasure trove of images

Date: October 18, 2018

Time: 7.30pm

Location: Trinity School, Taunton Road, SE12

Tom Gillmor from Blackheath’s Mary Evans Picture Library talks about the collection

November meeting – Have your cake….

Date: November 15, 2018

Time: 7.30pm

Location: Trinity School, Taunton Road, SE12

with Jane Beedle, finalist from the 2017 Great British Bake Off, who will talking about how she got to Bake Off from running a gardening business, the Bake Off experience and since. She’ll also show off a quick cake icing technique

December meeting – TBC

Date: December 13, 2018

Time: 7.30pm

Location: Trinity School, Taunton Road, SE12

Please note this is not the third Thursday of month as it falls too close to Christmas.