Events supported or sponsored by the Chislehurst Society
The Chislehurst Society Environmental Awards 2017
Let your imagination run wild and show the best of our most special and distinctive urban and rural features and architecture. Cash prizes to be won for you and your school!
Entries to be received by the Chislehurst Society at Chislehurst Methodist Church, Prince Imperial Road on Friday, 28th April 2017 between 3.30pm and 5.30pm.
Prizes will be awarded on Thursday, 18th May 2017 at Chislehurst Methodist Church from 6.00pm.
Each entry must be accompanied by an entry form.
See more on last years awards 'Architecture in Chislehurst' and some of the wonderful entries submitted.
25th April, 2017 - 7pm at The Methodist Church, Prince Imperial Road
3rd June, 2017 - 10am - 3pm at The Old Chapel
Bullers Wood Open Day
6th May, 2017 - 11am - 3pm
Bullers Wood School
We are thrilled to advise that the School will be opening their gates for our members to take a look at this wonderful site. Tours will start with a talk in the School Library, followed by a woodland bluebell walk to Inglewood and then afternoon tea will be served in the Orangery. There will also be some stalls selling arts and crafts.
Regular coffee mornings at Chislehurst Library.
Free informal talks given by members of The Chislehurst Society history group. Come along, relax over a morning cuppa and share your stories too.
10th April 2017 - 6.30pm - Spymasters and Scadbury: Tudor Times, by Joanna Friel
11th April 2017 - 11am - A Schoolgirl's War: Kent in WW2, by Mary Smith
9th May 2017 - 11am - Your Tax and Finance Hints and Tips, by Barry Wood, local accountant
Afternoon talks for members at the Methodist Church
Talks lined up for 2017. Free to all Chislehurst Society Members:
4th May 2017 - The Tiarks and the History of Kemnal Road, by Tony Allen.
6th July 2017 - Gorillas in the Congo, by Bridget Wedderburn.
7th September 2017 - The Story of Bullers Wood 1860 to present day, by Helen Van Teutem.
Coffee Mornings at the Old Chapel
Every Wednesday morning we host a coffee morning at The Old Chapel in Queens Passage from 9.30am til 12pm. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy the scrummy home made cakes from April's Kitchen.
Road Steward Meetings
Saturday, 27th May 2017 - The Old Chapel. Timings TBC.
Chislehurst Clean-up days
Meet at the Old Chapel Car Park at 10am. Litter pickers and bin-bags provided. Refreshments and cakes served by way of thank you!
Sunday, 5th March 17 - Part of the Great British Spring Clean
Sunday, 21st May 17
Sunday, 23rd July 17
Sunday, 24th September 17
Sunday, 26th November 17
Safer Neighbourhood Events
More about the Chislehurst Police here..
Society History Group
The History Group, for members who wish to be active participators in research and publication of local history and heritage matters, meets on the first Monday of each month at 7.30pm.
A new afternoon group has now also been set up for a monthly get together on Thursday afternoons 2pm til 4.30pm.
For more information and details of current activities, go to our Local History Group page on this site, here...
Events on Chislehurst Common in 2017
10th June, 2017 - Summer Fair
17th September, 2017 - Chislehurst Chase
30th September, 2017 - The Big Draw
Events in Chislehurst and Walden Road Recreation Ground
17th June, 2017 - Chislehurst Rocks!
Events in Scadbury Park - except where otherwise specified
Friends of Scadbury Park workdays take place on the third Saturday of the month, and the first Thursday of each month. Tools and other equipment will be provided as well as training.
More about the Friends here...