What’s On – Heritage-related events
Poetry in the Park
Results of the Poetry Competition together with a reading of Nature poetry to celebrate the launch of London as a National Park City. Bring and read your own poem.
Music in the Park
Bring a folder chair and/or blanket and listen to the glorious Beckenham Concert Band. Raffle, tombola, cake and drink stall, Carnival Coffee and Himalayan Kitchen.
Physicality in the Park
Free taster classes for all ages: Yoga, Keep Fit, Silly Sports Good Gym, Zumba. Continuing the tradition of using our local parks for health and fitness. Organised by the Friends of Cator and Alexandra.
Annual SE20 Art Group Show
See the work of Penge’s brilliant local artists and maybe buy one or two original pieces for your home. Preview evening with drinks and nibbles: Friday, 30 August from 6.00pm to 9.00pm.
Paws in the Park
Continuing the tradition of community events in Cator Park. A family dog show organised by the Friends of Cator and Alexandra with a variety of stalls and opportunities for family fun. Enter your pooch for various prize-winning activities! Don’t miss.
Walter de la Mare’s Birthday Party
A celebration of Walter de la Mare’s Birthday with poetry readings, song and a birthday cake!
Date: Saturday September 14
Location: Bluebelle Cafe, 182 Maple Road, SE20 8JB
First half: the poetry of Thomas Hardy. Second half: read your own poems. £5.00 entry booked in advance at the cafe includes drink and nibbles.