Archive for March, 2010

Garden Party 2010


Update – don’t miss the football! The TV in the lounge will be showing England vs Germany.
This year’s fundraising garden party will be on

Sunday, 27th June 2010, from 1 to 5pm at

37 Grosvenor Park Road, Walthamstow, London E17 9PD

(between Hoe Street and Pembroke Road – see map below)

Parking in the area is free on Sundays.
The fundraising garden party is to support young people, many of them AIDS orphans, at Thuto Lesedi Secondary School in South Africa with a much needed feeding programme.


LUNCH: a wide selection of delicious home-cooked dishes including vegetarian

Adults: £7 includes 1 free glass of wine/beer (add’l glasses £1.00)
Children: £2.50
Under 5’s: Free
All soft drinks free!!!!
UPDATE: Presentation on project progress to date at 2 o’clock

GUMBOOT DANCE WORKSHOP: 3pm – join in and have a go!

RAFFLE: Will be drawn at 4 o’clock

FOR SALE: plants and cards

BOOK and 10p CAMPAIGN: We invite children to each bring one unwanted story book in good condition (and 10p) to be sent to a school library in South Africa.

Parking: free in the area on Sundays

Trains: to Walthamstow Central Station

Buses:48, 20, 97, 257, W15, W12, W19

If you would like to print out a flyer of the garden party to advertise or give to a friend, please click here (PDF)

Dates for your diary

We will be having fundraising stalls at the following local events:

April 24th
Walthamstow Village
Residents Association
Tabletop Sale
Asian Centre
Orford Road
Sunday May 23rd Friends of Lloyd Park May Festival Lloyd Park
Sunday July 4th Walthamstow Village Residents Association
Garden Party
Vestry House Museum

On sale will be plants, jams, candles, cards, bric a brac and Jewellery made by a South African Women’s Aids organization. Also Pick a stick game for children.

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