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What’s On in the next couple of months…
A small selection of events taking place
What’s On in September…
Hersham Village Market at All Saints Church Hall (Opposite Hersham Green). Open 11.45am-1.15pm every Friday throughout the month. www.hershamvillagemarket.org.uk. Free entry.
Walton Farmer’s Market 9.30am–2:00pm at The Heart, Walton-on-Thames, KT12 1GH. The Farmer’s Market is on the first Saturday of every month and offers a wide variety of foods and local goods including cakes, cheeses, locally bottled wines, soft drinks, jams and high quality meats. www.heartshopping.co.uk.
Brooklands Family Fun Day at Brooklands Community Park, Sopwith Way, Brooklands, Weybridge KT13 0XP – from 11am to 5pm. Free event with lots of entertainment for all the family.
American Day at Brooklands Museum 11am-5pm. A day devoted to stars and stripes as Brooklands welcomes a whole host of American cars and motorbikes. Expect a feast of chrome and colour with some gleaming Dodge, Chryslers, Mustangs, Hot Rods and much more in and around the Paddock and Motoring Village. Normal entry charges apply.
01932 857381 ext 253.
5th to 10th September
RHS Garden Wisley Flower Show. Enjoy the late summer show, featuring spectacular displays, shopping from quality nurseries and tradestands, the National Dahlia Society Show, expert advice and much more. This is the 25th show, and it promises to be the best. 01483 224234 www.rhs.org.uk/gardens/wisley. Post code: GU23 6QB. Save 10% on tickets by booking in advance.
5th to 17th September
Colin Turner at The Fountain Gallery (26 Bridge Rd, Hampton Court, East Molesey, KT8 9HA). Landscape painting in oil of London, the Thames, rural and coastal locations using brush and palette knife. Tue–Sun 11.30–5.30 www.fountaingallery.co.uk, email@example.com, 0208 9415865
Bat Walk 7pm-9pm with the Elmbridge Countryside team. Horseshoe Clump car park, Portsmouth Road, Esher (opposite Blackhills). Nearest postcode KT10 9JQ. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, 01372 474 575, www.elmbridge.gov.uk/countryside.
Concert – John Hacket performs with his band members as part of their national tour. 8pm (doors open 7.30 pm). East Molesey Methodist Church, Manor Road, Molesey, KT8 9JU. For more info contact email@example.com or Tel: 07973822069. Tickets £10 in advance or £12 on the door.
Cobham Heritage Day at Cobham Church Street, St Andrew’s Church and Church Yard, Church Gate House Gardens and the Leg O’Mutton Field, Downside Bridge Road, KT11 1AQ. Over 90 varied stalls and attractions. All day, free event. www.cobhamheritage.org.uk.
Walton-on-Thames Heritage Day at Cowey Sale, Walton-on-Thames KT12 1AR, 11.30am-4.30pm; St Mary’s Church 11am-2.30pm; Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre 10am-4.30pm. Lots to keep the whole family entertained. Free event. http://www.wotta.co.uk/heritage-day.
Hinchley Wood Family Fun Day at Memorial Gardens, Manor Road North, KT10 0AP, from 12noon.
Nostalgic Film Club Outdoor Cinema & BBQ at The Black Swan, Old Lane, Ockham, Surrey, KT11 1NG. 17:30 to 22:30. The BBQ starts from 5.30pm with the legendary Top Gun starting after dark at 7.30pm. Tickets: adults – £19.95 and under 16’s £10. Includes film & BBQ. Limited tickets available so book yours now by calling – 01932 862364.
Improvers Drawing & Painting Classes (12 classes) at Esher Rugby Club, 7-9pm. See further details on page 13.
Beginners Drawing & Painting Classes (12 classes) at King George’s Hall, Esher, 7-9pm. See further details on page 13.
Mock Tudor Comedy Club at the Riverhouse Barn, Manor Road, Walton-on-Thames, KT12 2PF at 8pm. Walton’s original & best comedy club is back for Autumn with the cream of Britain’s comedy talent! 01932 253354, www.riverhousebarn.co.uk.
Music in the Park 2pm-4.30pm at Churchfields Recreation Ground, Weybridge KT13 8DB. Make the most of the last rays of sunshine and celebrate the arrival of autumn listening to the Cobham Band’s best repertoire. Bring your picnic rugs, garden chairs, children and pets and enjoy! Free event.
19th September to 1st October
Sharon Withers & Malcolm West at The Fountain Gallery (26 Bridge Rd, Hampton Court, East Molesey, KT8 9HA). Landscape painting in oil of London, the Thames, rural and coastal locations using brush and palette knife. Tue–Sun 11.30–5.30 www.fountaingallery.co.uk, firstname.lastname@example.org, 0208 9415865
Music on the Green Lunchtime Concert, Christ Church, Esher. Victoria Puttock, Saxophone and Karen Kingsley, Piano. Entry and light lunch from 12.30pm. Concert from 1.10pm. For further information please contact 01372 462282, Email: email@example.com, Website: www.esherparish.org.uk.
Walton Voices – come & join us where we will be eating cake, drinking tea and singing some amazing music. 8pm to 10pm at Grovelands School, Terrace Road, Walton on Thames KT12 2EB. To book email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07884 348172, or simply turn up on the day.
Silver Charity have invited a guest speaker from the local RSPB branch to give a talk on birds in the local area. To attract feathered friends into your own gardens, we will be making apple bird feeders. 10am-12pm. Village Hall, Whiteley Village, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4EH. For further info, or if you require transport to any of the get-togethers, contact: email@example.com or call 01932 953262.
Treasures of the Thames, River Thames Society. A talk by Malcolm Head on the archaeological finds he has made in a lifetime of working on the river. £5 for members and £6 for guests payable at the door. Refreshments available after the talk. 7.30pm at St James’ Parish Hall, Weybridge, KT13 8DE.
WellFest for expecting mums 9:15am-3pm at The Harmony Centre, Walton-on-Thames Facebook.com/wellfestformums. Tickets available via Eventbrite. Includes informational chats related to pregnancy and birth as well as prenatal yoga and fitness sessions and food by local shop The Juice Smith.
Storytelling – ‘A Squash and a Squeeze’ by Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler. 3.30pm at the Riverhouse Barn, Manor Road, Walton-on-Thames, KT12 2PF. 01932 253354, www.riverhousebarn.co.uk. Bring a cushion and a cuddly toy to our creative storytelling events: enjoy crafty projects, themed activities and a teatime treat – the perfect afternoon outing for families with small children. Tickets £4 per child (£2 under 2) includes themed teatime treat and drink. Most suitable for ages 3+
Music on the Green Teatime Jazz Concert, Christ Church, Esher. 5pm. “ALCHEMY OF THE PIANO” with Jazz pianist Will Pickvance. Will Pickvance’s previous show”Anatomy of the Piano” was a sell out at the Edinburgh Fringe. Tickets £10 on the door including refreshments. Children free. For further information please contact 01372 462282, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Website: www.esherparish.org.uk.
Charlie Waite Lecture (please note change of date). Charlie will be showing his breathtaking photographs at 8pm at Imber Court KT8 0BT. (See page 12 for further info). Charlie is offering one of his pictures for auction on the night. He will sign copies of his books which will be on sale. Tickets £10 from M.Gatter 020 8399 8485 email@example.com
Walton-on-Thames Model Railway Exhibition, 10am-4pm at All Saints RC Church Hall, Queens Road, Hersham. Fantastic day out for all the family with working model railway layouts and traders. Visit waltonmodelrailwayexhibition.co.uk for further details and advance tickets.
“Hear the People Sing!”. Treble Clef choir welcomes The Dalesmen Male Voice Choir from Derbyshire for a joint concert at Christ the Prince of Peace Church, Portmore Way KT13 8JD at 8pm. Tickets £10 at the door, including refreshments (accompanied under 12s free) or ring Chris on 01252 326514 to book in advance and ensure you don’t miss this “one night only” concert! www.trebleclefchoir.org.uk.
And in October…
Free day at RHS Garden Wisley. The Garden is free to everyone. Come and sample the autumn delights that Wisley has to offer. 01483 224234 www.rhs.org.uk/gardens/wisley. GU23 6QB.
6th to 8th October
The Esher Hall Antiques & Fine Art Fair at Sandown Park Racecourse, Esher, KT10 9AJ, 01797 252030. 30 expert antique dealers selling jewellery, clocks, contemporary and antique paintings and sculpture, country and fine furniture and more. Tickets £5 available on the door or in advance via Eventbrite. Free tickets also available at www.esherhallfair.com.
Wedding Fair at Cobham Hilton, Seven Hills Road South, Cobham, Surrey KT11 1EW. www.prestigeweddingfairs.co.uk, 01276 451498. 11am-3.30pm. Free entry and parking. Wedding fair with around 30 local wedding suppliers and fashion shows at 12.30pm and 2.30pm.
Silver Charity. Bring a friend along and join us to create individual poppies which will form part of our huge ‘Silver’ wreath, in preparation for Remembrance Sunday.10am-12pm. Village Hall, Whiteley Village, Walton-On-Thames, KT12 4EH. For further information, or if you require transport to any of the get-togethers, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01932 953262.