Events supported or sponsored by the Chislehurst Society

Date Event Where
Thurs, 29th November 18 - 2.30pm Afternoon Members Talk - The Forgotten Banker, By Tony Allen Methodist Church
Sat, 1st December 18 Christmas Market and and Elf hunt The Old Chapel


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.

The next coffee morning TBC.

Talks at The Old Chapel

More talks TBC

Afternoon talks for members at the Methodist Church

More Talks are lined up for 2018 on the following dates:

2.30pm Thurs, 29th November 2018 - The Forgotten Banker, by Tony Allen

Tony Allen’s long-awaited biography of Frank Tiarks has now been published by the Society’s own publisher, Old Chapel Books.

The Tiarks were a well-known and much-loved Chislehurst family, renowned for their support to the local community. 

Join Tony, and members of the Tiarks Family on the 29th November where he will discuss his book and share some of the stories gained from having unfettered access to the Tiarks family archives.

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.  
£2.50 suggested donation; there will be displays of local interest, sometimes we'll put on short talks or a film, maybe even a quiz or game.  Sometimes business representatives explaining local services.  
Pop in off the high street for a cuppa and a friendly chat, let's get our community together!

Road Steward Meetings

The next Road Steward meeting will be held at The Old Chapel, Saturday 8th December 2018, from 2pm - 3pm.

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!

Upcoming Dates:
Sunday, 18th November 2018


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.

There is also a monthly get together on the 2nd weds of every month, 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 2018

2019 - TBC

Events in Chislehurst and Walden Road Recreation Ground

2019 - TBC

Events in Scadbury Park - except where otherwise specified

Friends of Scadbury Park workdays take place every Thursday, and then on the third Saturday of each month. Tools and other equipment will be provided as well as training.

More about the Friends here...