What’s On – Heritage-related events
Join the Friends of Cator and Alexandra on a walk to Cator Park from Alexandra Recreation Ground via the River Pool embankment. Learn something of the history and heritage of the parks as you go. Takes about one and a quarter hours. Ends at Kent House Coffee and Flowers. £5.00 offer on coffee and cake. Free but donations welcome.
Penge Poets Evening
First half: the poetry of celebrated Penge Victorian Poet, Joseph Gwyer. Second half: read your own poems. Admission £5.00 includes a drink and nibbles. Book in advance in person at the café.
Easter in the Park
Join a traditional Easter egg hunt for children in Alexandra Recreation Ground. Look for painted pebbles and exchange them for an Easter egg! Easter basket making, Easter biscuits. Light refreshments (small charge). The event is meant to complement the Easter Trail.
Children collect stickers from participating shops in ad around the high street. They place these on a sheet and hand them in at one of the participating shops for an Easter egg. A free event followed by a children’s disco 4.30pm to6.30pm at the Bridge House. Organised by the Penge Tourist Board and the Traders.
Artwork from a plethora of talented Penge artists to see and for sale.
A variety of events over three weeks beginning with the 47th Festival Fete in Royston Field from 11.00am to 5.00pm on Saturday June 1.
A great tradition as part of the Penge Festival. Various venues including artists studios host exhibitions of local artwork. Follow the trail and buy a great piece of art for your home.