RESEARCH YOUR FAMILY HISTORY – MEETING IN UPPER NORWOOD LIBRARY / LAMBETH LIBRARIES EVENTS JANUARY 2018

RESEARCH YOUR FAMILY HISTORY - MEETING IN UPPER NORWOOD LIBRARY We start the New Year with a meeting to encourage you in your research. On Thursday January 18th at 7.30 at the Upper Norwood Library, Westow hill, SE19 1TJ Sylvia Dibbs of the East Surrey Family History Society will be explaining how to undertake family … Continue reading RESEARCH YOUR FAMILY HISTORY – MEETING IN UPPER NORWOOD LIBRARY / LAMBETH LIBRARIES EVENTS JANUARY 2018

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CINEMA BUILDING ‘UNDER OFFER’ / CRYSTAL PALACE FOOD MARKET BACK

The cinema building at 25 Church Road is 'under offer' according to the Strettons Commercial website.   Meanwhile a poster outside the building says the church which currently own the building - KICC (Kingsway International Christian Centre) - were holding a Watchnight event in the building on New Year's Eve. We're back! We have a … Continue reading CINEMA BUILDING ‘UNDER OFFER’ / CRYSTAL PALACE FOOD MARKET BACK

BELL, BOOK CLUB AND CAROLS

FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS...... Am looking forward to seeing you all at our next session on Saturday 16th December. For those of you who missed my previous email, the book we will be discussing is For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway. You will all be pleased to hear that Rita will be … Continue reading BELL, BOOK CLUB AND CAROLS

JOE’S CHRISTMAS DISPLAY IS BACK IN THE LIBRARY AGAIN / FATAL ACCIDENT UPDATE / iMOVE HAVEN’T MOVED / WINTERFEST CLOSES

JOE'S CHRISTMAS DISPLAY IS BACK IN THE LIBRARY AGAIN The traditional Christmas window display - much-loved by local children - which featured in the former Plumbase store on Westow Hill is back on display this year – again in Upper Norwood library. Joe Field, who designed the Christmas window in Plumbase for between eight and … Continue reading JOE’S CHRISTMAS DISPLAY IS BACK IN THE LIBRARY AGAIN / FATAL ACCIDENT UPDATE / iMOVE HAVEN’T MOVED / WINTERFEST CLOSES

EDIBLE CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS AT THE FOOD MARKET (plus edible cakes, fish, cheese etc etc….)

Fancy winning this edible gingerbread house?  Yes – then Visit @frecklesbakery on Instagram or Facebook to find out how.  It’s made by talented local Billie-Jane, who also makes the best edible Christmas decorations, in the market this week only. There are lots more present and stocking fillers as well - Echoes of Velvet handmade soaps, … Continue reading EDIBLE CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS AT THE FOOD MARKET (plus edible cakes, fish, cheese etc etc….)

WHERE TO FIND VINTAGE FILMS ABOUT THE CRYSTAL PALACE – AND LOADS OF COMMUNITY EVENTS

VARIOUS VINTAGE - AND MORE MODERN - FILMS ABOUT THE CRYSTAL PALACE .....can be found at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hpJq3oqrlDg&feature=youtu.be (Prepare to be amazed - Ed.) TONIGHT (WEDNESDAY) CRYSTAL PALACE TRANSITION TOWN Christmas Palace Transition Town Party & Green Drinks ! The Paxton Centre, 52 Anerley Hill,  SE19 2AE 8.30pm, Wed 6th December Time to party ! Come … Continue reading WHERE TO FIND VINTAGE FILMS ABOUT THE CRYSTAL PALACE – AND LOADS OF COMMUNITY EVENTS

THINGS CAN ONLY GET WORSE? – Date change for John O’Farrell and Mark Steel gig at Bookseller Crow

Please note that Friday is the new Thursday for John O'Farrell in conversation with Mark Steel, say Bookseller Crow on Westow Street. Tickets for the previously advertised date of Thursday 7th are, of course, still valid. Likewise if you have a ticket for the previous date but can't make it, feel free to contact us … Continue reading THINGS CAN ONLY GET WORSE? – Date change for John O’Farrell and Mark Steel gig at Bookseller Crow

BUY EAT DRINK LOCALLY – IT’S THE FOOD MARKET AND SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

It's Small Business Saturday.  We're very lucky in Palace to have so many independent businesses, including our lovely traders.  How do you take part?  Buy, eat, drink locally. Tag your instagram & twitter photos with #shoplocalSE19 and #SmallBizSatUK.  Share the love. It's December, so we can say the C word! It's time to get your … Continue reading BUY EAT DRINK LOCALLY – IT’S THE FOOD MARKET AND SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

PALACE FIRE ANNIVERSARY EVENT / NORMAL SATURDAY AT THE FOOD MARKET / EVENTS IN LAMBETH LIBRARIES 

Join us for an evening celebrating the birth, death and rebirth of Paxton's Great Crystal Palace! On November 30th 81 years ago the Crystal Palace famously burned down. We will be commemorating with music, art and drama led by the Crystal Palace Re Enactment Society performing 'Joseph and His Amazing Crystal Palace' and guests can … Continue reading PALACE FIRE ANNIVERSARY EVENT / NORMAL SATURDAY AT THE FOOD MARKET / EVENTS IN LAMBETH LIBRARIES 

IT’S THE GREAT LIBRARY BAKE-OFF – FOR KIDS!!!!!

  Whilst visiting an artist local to the community, her daughter came running out of the kitchen excitedly offering me a piece of cake her mother told me she had baked the night before. The enthusiasm this little girl showed towards her creation inspired me and got me thinking, why not arrange a Christmas Creation … Continue reading IT’S THE GREAT LIBRARY BAKE-OFF – FOR KIDS!!!!!