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- Event: Summer Flower Show ENTRY NIGHT Tuesday 7 June from 7pm to 8pm at Fellowship House
- Event: 281st Flower Show, and Fancy Dress Competitions on a royal theme for Juniors and Adults Saturday 11 June from 3pm to 5:30pm at Free Church Hall
- Event: Members' Gardens open for National Gardens Scheme Charities Sunday 12 June
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- Event: Summer Picnic Fun Day Sunday 12 June from 12:30pm to 5pm
- Event: The State of Suburb Pavements Tuesday 21 June at 8pm at Fellowship House
- Event: New Residents Party Sunday 23 October from 6pm to 8pm at Fellowship House
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Fellowship House Event -2:30pm at Fellowship House. BBC film of two John Freeman "Face to Face" interviews Details...
Tuesday 31 May
Free Church Traidcraft Sale, Clothing Exchange and Coffee Morning -10:30am at Free Church. Details...
Saturday 4 June
Smalz & Champagne: Viennese Operation, A Fellowship House Talk -2:30pm at Fellowship House. Speaker: Derek Scott Details...
Tuesday 7 June
Horticultural Society Summer Flower Show ENTRY NIGHT -7pm to 8pm at Fellowship House. Bring your entry forms for Saturday's June Flower Show (in the members' handbook) to Fellowship House, or send them to 4 Asmuns Hill, NW11 6ET on or before 7 June. The show organiser and members of the committee are on hand with advice if you need it (020 8455 8741). Calling everyone who has never entered for a show before: to encourage members who have never plucked up courage to do so, we have included some classes for 'First Timers' at both shows in 2016. Only members WHO HAVE NEVER COMPETED BEFORE are eligible. You may, of course, enter any other classes in the show too! To celebrate the 90th birthday of HM The Queen, there will be a royal theme running through both the adult and Junior classes and the fancy dress competitions (see the members' handbook for details). Details...
Tuesday 7 June
Highgate Gallery RICHARD DOWNER - The Lifespan of Trees - Friday 10 to Thursday 23 June1pm to 5pm at Fellowship House. This exhibition explores the longevity and prominence of trees, especially the lifespan of the oak, its demise in old age and regeneration back into the fabric of life from where it came. Downer’s work on the lifespan of mature trees, stricken, ravaged and cut short by strong winds, is chiefly oil on canvas but included in this show are also graphite and pen drawings and some landscapes. Details...
Horticultural Society 281st Flower Show, and Fancy Dress Competitions on a royal theme for Juniors and Adults -3pm to 5:30pm at Free Church Hall. HGS Horticultural Society's traditional Summer show, bringing the sights and scents of the country to the town. Locally-grown flowers, fruit and veg. on show, together with displays of cooking, baking, photography and much more. To commemorate HM The Queen's 90th birthday, there is a royal theme running through many of the exhibits. Home-made teas, preserves table in aid of the North London Hospice (tbc). Admire the courage and exhibits of people competing for the very first time in a new 'First Timers' section. Perhaps you will be next and enter for the show in September! Entry free for members and under-18s; £2.00 for non-members. Also FANCY DRESS PARADE AND COMPETITION FOR CHILDREN AGED 0-16 YEARS: 'Royalty'. Dress up as a king, queen, prince or princess and come to the Free Church Hall garden to parade at 3.30pm (indoors if wet). To be judged by Jonathan Ross (to be confirmed). Prizes for all! AND FOR THE ADULTS (17+) MAD HATS COMPETITION: Design and wear a hat fit for a queen (to be judged after the fancy dress). Entry for both competitions is free (www.hortsoc.co.uk). Details...
Saturday 11 June
Horticultural Society Members' Gardens open for National Gardens Scheme Charities -Six Horticultural Society members' beautiful gardens, most with teas, will be open in aid of the National Gardens Scheme charities from 2-6pm (unless a different time is specified below) on the dates listed: 79 Church Lane, N2 0TH (12 June, 31 July),74 Willifield Way, NW11 6YJ 1.30-6pm (19 June), 18 Park Crescent, N3 2NJ (19 June, 17 July), 4 Asmuns Hill, NW11 6ET (24 July), 86 Willifield Way, NW11 6YJ (24 July), 48 Erskine Hill, NW11 6HG (by appointment only this year May-September 8455 6507). Full details: www.ngs.org.uk.
Sunday 12 June
Residents Association Summer Picnic Fun Day -12:30pm to 5pm. Venue: Central Square NW11. Hi-energy Rock-n-roll Band, Face Painting, Donkey Rides, Magician, Punch & Judy, Roundabouts and much, much more. Tables & chairs must be booked in advance. Cost per table and 10 chairs £25, payable to HGS Residents Association. To book firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday 12 June
Hairdresser to the Stars, A Fellowship House Talk -2:30pm at Fellowship House. Speaker: Barry Davis Details...
Tuesday 14 June
Horticultural Society 'Suburb in Bloom' Garden Competition closing date for entries -The Suburb has so many beautiful gardens and the Horticultural Society would love to have many more entries from residents in its 'Suburb in Bloom' garden competition. Why not enter yours? The winner will receive a £25 plant voucher and hold the Millennium Cup for a year. Second and third prizes of £15 and £10 garden vouchers. Judging will take place on Wednesday 22 June. Advice and full details from Patricia Larsen (email@example.com, 020 8209 3932).
Wednesday 15 June