LAMBETH HERITAGE FESTIVAL CONTINUES AT THE DURNING
Monday 15 September: Our regular Monday event is also part of Lambeth Heritage Month. “For the King, the Country, the Queen’s and Kennington”. The Great War story of Kennington’s own battalion, the 24th London’s (The Queen’s), on the 90th anniversary of the unveiling in Kennington Park of its war memorial commemorating over 800 men. An illustrated talk by Marietta Crichton Stuart.
Don’t forget to bring your £3.00 annual subscription if you haven’t paid already.
Events are normally held on the third Monday evening in the month.
6.45 for 7.15pm at the Durning Library
Light refreshments. Everyone welcome.
No admission charge, but a £2 donation towards costs is invited.
FUNDRAISING FOR THE FRIENDS OF THE DURNING LIBRARY
After the very successful Table Top Sale on 14 June, where we raised over £250, thanks mainly to Cathy Preece and the Kennington Companions, Cathy has kindly offered to continue selling unwanted books, CDs, DVDs, Blue Rays and Amazon games to help raise funds for us. Please make every effort to support this, either by bringing your donations to the blue bin in the Library or delivering to Cathy direct. Please contact KenningtonCompanions@gmail.com if you wish to do that or have any questionsSALES OF BOOKS, CDs, DVDs, ETC
DO PLEASE CONTINUE TO DONATE
Further to our very successful RVT birthday event on 2 September, Robin’s fantastic hand-drawn map of the area remains on display in the Durning for the rest of this month and he would welcome your input. If you have not yet seen this beautiful and informative work, please don’t miss this opportunity. He comments: