Older people are the “fastest growing demographic in Merton” according to Age UK. So if you care for an elderly person or are heading that way yourself, Age UK Merton are hosting an ‘planning for the future’ exhibition at, Merton Arts Space on Wednesday 10th April between 4pm and 8pm.
Metro Bank -Wimbledon &
Wimbledon Business Group
are hosting an
informal networking evening
Thurs 28th March | 5:30 – 7:30pm
this free event is open to all
but do please rsvp by 15th March to:
During his 90 years, Bill Eacott endured poverty, escaped a near death incident and fought for his country in two world wars…
Discover more about this fascinating resident of the St.Helier estate from this illustrated talk based on Bill’s reminiscences.
Tuesday 19 February, 10.30 – 12.00
West Barnes Library
(Station Road – New Malden)
For more information: Tel.02085453239
The John Innes society is offering a chance to learn how to sow and grow with some hands on seed growing and plant rearing. In particular growing vegetables can be easy and productive as you can grow quite a bit even in a small space – perfect for next Veganuary!
The annual Light Up Morden event will once again be happening on Friday 7th December.
MPWRA would love to see many of our residents come along and support the event which will feature local school and community choirs, along with festive stalls and of course the lighting of the tree outside the civic centre!
MPWIR very own councillor, Dickie Wilkinson, designed this years poster, and has produced a number of versions, including a colour-in your own version so why not download a copy and put your artistic skills to work and display a copy in your window?
St Mary’s Christmas Market
Saturday 11th December
11am – 2pm
St Mary’s Church Hall
Church Path – Merton Park
Sustainable Merton is the local action group for a low carbon future.
“We are on a mission to clean up Merton’s air, tackle food poverty and reduce our consumption of energy and resources across the borough”
Deen City Farm & Riding School is an educational urban farm in Morden, just beyond the Merton Park Ward boundary line. It helps to teach children about the countryside, farming and where food comes from. It also provides affordable riding lessons to all ages.
The Polka Theatre is a one of the few theatre’s in the UK dedicated to children. Based in Wimbledon since 1979 the Polka is an award-winning, globally recognised theatre for young people!