What’s On – Heritage-related events
Architectural Highlights Walk
Date: Saturday June 17, 2023
Time: 2.00pm – 3.30pm
Location: Crystal Palace Park (Penge West Entrance)
Meet by the Penge West Entrance to Crystal Palace Park at 2,00pm. Walk ends at 3.30pm by the Almshouses. Walk takes in the The Bridge House, the George Orwell connection, The White House, Ira Aldridge connection, the Royal Naval Asylum, Queen Adelaide Court, St Johns Church, The Waterman’s Alms Houses and much more. A London Festival of Architectural event. Fee £5.00 Bookable through event right
Penge Poets Evening : Special Edition
Date: Saturday June 24th 2023
Location: Bluebelle Cafe, 182 Maple Road, SE20 8JB
First half: the poetry of Derek Walcott . Second half: read your own poems. £7.00 entry booked in advance at the cafe includes drink and nibbles, wine.
Walter de la Mare’s Birthday Party
Date: Saturday April 23, 2022
Time: 7.30pm – 9.30pm
Location: Penge Library
Owing to pandemic restrictions, the celebration of Walter de la Mare’s Birthday has had to be postponed until 2022. We still intend to celebrate with poetry readings, an address, music, song, poetry competition awards, wine, cheese and a birthday cake!