Whats On

August 6th Friday Brass on the Patio 1-2pm. Free music on the patio at Charlton House. Bring a chair to sit and listen, then go for a walk around the walled gardens and check out what the Volunteers have been doing. Music every Friday until September.
August 7th/8th Sat/Sun Great Comp Summer Show. Lots of exhibitors, you need to prebook for a timed entry slot.
August 21st Saturday 12 Noon-8pm. Greenwich Together 21 – currently being planned by RBG and will be held in Charlton Park mainly, with some events in the Charlton House gardens. Music, dance, family activities. Including an Enchanted Forest in the “Wilderness” garden we understand!
August 28th Saturday 2-5pm Mottingham Horticultural Society Autumn Show, to be held at Eltham College. Several classes are “open” so other members can enter, and there are some InterSociety classes as well if anyone fancies getting some members together to enter! Even if you don’t enter, it is a lovely show to visit.
Some Exhibitions to visit:
May 23rd until September: Royal Academy David Hockney: The arrival of Spring in Normandy (£19). https://www.royalacademy.org.uk/exhibition/david-hockney
May 19th until August Dulwich Picture Gallery Exhibition – Unearthed: Photography’s roots £8-£15 The story of photography, told through images of plants. https://www.dulwichpicturegallery.org.uk/whats-on/
Also note, the curators talk about this exhibition is available to listen to online, see their website.

Links to Virtual gardens and websites:

Please let us know if you spot other interesting ones!

Other Events:

Great Dixter’s Fergus Garrett is delivering online lectures by Zoom:  https://www.greatdixter.co.uk/whats-on/