Coming Up:

Monday 9 Oct 7-9 pm – Eltham Writers group

First meeting of the Eltham Writers group at the GPO pub, Passey Place, SE9 5DQ. If you are a writer or aspiring writer join us to share and discuss your work. The group will meet on the second Monday of every month at the GPO.

Tuesday 17 Oct 2 pm – Nunhead Cemetery talk

Jeffrey. M. Hart from the Friends of Nunhead Cemetery will give a talk at Eltham Library about the Leysdown tragedy on which the Elthamread book London Lies Beneath is based. There is a memorial at the cemetery to those that died http://www.fonc.org.uk/leysdown-tragedy.html

 Tuesday 24 Oct 7:00 pm - An evening with author Stella Duffy

Stella Duffy, author of the 2017 Elthamread book London Lies Beneath, will talk about writing her book and answer questions. Come along to get your book signed.

Monday 30 Oct 8 pm – the Big Elthamread Quiz

Test your wits on everything you know about Eltham and books at the Big Elthamread Quiz at the GPO pub, Passey Place, SE9 5DQ. £2 entry. Prizes.

More events to come...

 

Past Events:

Monday 2 October 10 am – the Elthamread 2017 Launch

Eltham MP Clive Efford will open the Elthamread 2017 at Eltham Library, the Eltham Centre, Archery Road, London SE9 1HA. All welcome.

Saturday 7 October – Eltham Library becomes a Fun Palace

Join us at Eltham Library for arts, crafts and writing events as part of the national Fun Palaces festival. All welcome. All free.

10-12 am – Knit Your Own Bookworm bookmark. Bring your own wool and needles (3mm needles & 4ply wool if possible) - fun colours are best. Everything else provided. You need to be able to knit.

2.30-3.30 pm – Oral Storytelling. Join in to create an oral story inspired by unusual artefacts. Open to all.

All day – Displays of artworks created by Nicola White of Tideline Art from her mudlarking and beachcombing finds along the Thames and Medway Rivers. Make your own artwork inspired by charms and mudlarking finds. Materials provided.