It’s the FUSS CHRISTMAS FAIR!
Date: Saturday 1st Decemeber.
Location: Staplehurst Road.
The Countdown to the Hither Green Christmas Fair has started! Come and enjoy 70 stalls, musical guests, hot food, handmade gifts for family and Christmas trees. Plus Santa will be in his Station Hotel grotto!
Fancy helping out with stewarding? Please email Fusschristmas@hotmail.com with the subject header VOLUNTEERS.
Also any unwanted and unloved items that could be used for the Tombola, books or Bricabrac stall can be dropped off at 56 Manor Park.
Funding for arts activities for older people
Remember the #LoveLewisham Campaign?
Well Lewisham didnt win, but were awarded money to host a ‘Festival of Creative Ageing.’
This is being launched on Tuesday by organisers The Albany, Entelechy Arts and Lewisham Council.
Outline: For three weeks in September and October 2019, Lewisham will become “a hive of creative activity, celebrating the transformative power of the arts in our lives as we age.”
Grants of up to £2,000 will be available to stage your own events and projects as part of the festival. Organisers ill also match groups with local artists and support the planning of events and writing grant applications.
For more information contact: email@example.com
Hither Green’s annual Festive Children’s Concert
Saturday 24 November
at St Swithun’s Church on Hither Green Lane.
Local children and choirs performing- it’s always a great start to the Christmas season!
Tickets available on the door or in advance here: https://t.co/4RinoFvlL2
This weekend marks the centenary of the Armistice and it is being commemorated across Hither Green and its environs. From British Legion events at The Broadway Theatre to memorial concerts, poppy drops, Evensongs and Armed Service Parades. Links with details about each event below.
The Broadway Theatre
Festival of Remembrance- Concert & Poppy Drop
Time: 2pm Saturday on Saturday 10 November
St Andrew’s, Sandhurst Road
Festival of Remembrance- Concert and readings
Time: 7.30pm on Saturday 10 November
Lewisham War Memorial
Remembrance Sunday Official Service & Parade
Time: 10.45am on Sunday 11 November
St Swithun’s, Hither Green Lane
Remembrance Sunday Evensong Service.
Time: 6pm on Sunday 11 November