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Events 

Events 

What's On in Orpington 

Featured Events - Past & Present  
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Regular Events - Current 
 
Dolphin Model Boat Club 
Sunday 7 and Sunday 28th April 2019; 10:00am to 12:30pm - sailing meeting at the boating pond by the  
Poverest Road / Kent Road junction on the Cray Avenue (A224) - BR5 4AB. Spectators most welcome.  
No entry fee. Saturday 13th April: 7:00pm to 8:30pm - Dolphin Model Boat Club sailing meeting to display 
models with 'lights'. Any questions, contact David 01689 850 723 or Paul 01322 615 980  
 
Invicta Tatters Lace Group 
Meet 3rd Thurs every month 9.30-12.30 at St Mary's Church Hall in Worlds End Lane, Green Street Green.  
Beginners and experienced all welcome. 
Contact for further details: Mrs Doris Keane 01689 811116 
 
Orpington Probus Club 
Want to make friends with shared interests? Why not join Probus, a club for retired professionals and businessmen. We meet 
at Oakley House, Bromley Common on the second Tuesday of the month for lunch followed by a speaker on a variety of interesting subjects.  
On the lastTuesday we have a coffee morning, which includes the ladies. Ladies are also invited to an Annual Christmas lunch  
as well as a social evening in July. 
For further information call Jim Nichol on 01689 825084 
 
Orpington Friendship Club 
Over 50 - Like to meet new people. We have talks and quizzes, trips to places of interest, summer supper, Christmas Celebrations  
and monthly pub meals. Venue: Crofton Halls on 3rd Thursday each month from 8-10pm. Come and join us.  
For details ring Brenda 01689 824 488 or john@duffinhouse.freeserve.co.uk 
 
Company, Conversation and a Cuppa 
Contact the Elderly arrange local afternoon tea parties for people age 75 and over who live alone.  
Our groups meet monthly on a Sunday afternoon, thanks to volunteer hosts and drivers who will take you to and from the tea party.  
The service is completely free.  
To find out more please call our freephone number: 0800 716543 or visit www.contact-the-elderly.org.uk  
 
Orpington Road Runners 
Invites you to come and try our Tuesday evening group run. We meet at the lamp post opposite the Buff  
Pub every Tuesday (rain or shine) at 7:50pm. Pace and distance to suit all. Runs on other days also available.  
Please see www.orprunners.com for more details 
 
Oddfellows 
Second Tuesday of every month 2.00 - 4.00pm at Orpington Library.  
Friendship group open to everybody.  
Contact Paul on 07751 360399 
 
Orpington Whist Drive 
Friendly Whist Drive every Mon 8pm to 10.15pm at the Bromley Common Village Hall. There is a gated car park and  
we are a friendly lot so if you like a game of cards give us a try.  
Ring 07885 022 440 for further details 
 
Chatterbooks 
Age 8-11. Meets once a month on Thursday from 4.30-5.30pm at Orpington Library. 
(Please ask a member of staff for more information. Parents will need to request for your child to join this reading 
group by contacting the library as we can only accept new members when a space opens up). 
 
Natty Knitters 
Last Tuesday of every month 10.30am - 12.00pm at Orpington Library. 
 
National Trust: Orpington & Chislehurst Centre 
If you are a National Trust member, then why not join your local Centre and enjoy lectures, outings,  
walks, holidays and social events.  
For further information ring 020 8295 0188 or visit our website  
 
Baby Bounce 
Thursday 10 - 10.30am and 11 - 11.30am (term time only) at Orpington Library. Suggested donation £1. 
 
Sunday Fun Club 
For children in school years 3-6. Craft, Music, Cookery, Games and lunch. St John's Church Hall, Lynwood Grove.  
12pm-2.15pm. Once a month. 20th Jan, 10th Feb, 17th March, 13th April, 12th May and 9th June.  
For details email Yvonne at sundayfunclub@stjohnsurc.org.uk  
 
 
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