Events across Epsom & Ewell
Here’s a round-up of some of the events across the Borough that we know about (some of these are organised by other groups and the Council is not responsible for the activity).
To find out what is happening in Epsom and Ewell across the year, visit the What's on section on our website
First Wednesday of the month, October 2017 - May 2018 (excluding January 2018); 7.45pm
Epsom Playhouse, KT18 5AL
A series of talks presented by Epsom and Ewell Literary Society - informative, inspiring, illuminating. New members and guests always welcome. For further information please contact Elizabeth Mackie, Membership Secretary, tel: 01737 355300; email: email@example.com; website: www.epsomlit.org.uk.
Charity Car Boot Sale in aid of Epsom Medical Equipment Fund supported by Autotest
Sundays 8, 22 October; Sellers - 7.30am - 12.30pm; Buyers - 8am - 12:30pm.
Epsom General Hospital, Dorking Road, Epsom, Surrey KT18 7EG
Cars £10. Small vans, larger cars, MPV and 4WD £12. Larger vans from £15. Trailers £3 extra
Hard standing site - event not cancelled when raining. Toilets, refreshments, main road location, free parking on site in specified locations. Buses stop outside. Dogs welcome but must be kept on a lead for safety reasons. Friendly car boot sale. In 2016 money raised went towards a £56,000 stroke and vascular scanner for Epsom General Hospital. Money will go towards a £60,040 anorectal scanner in 2017
Open Mic - mostly Electric Jam Nights
On the second Thursday of each month; 8.30pm
Epsom Common Club, 121 Stamford Green Road, Epsom KT18 7SX
Admission £1. An enjoyable evening inviting musicians to come and have turn playin your favourite tunes. Whatever your taste and abilities we invite you to come and have a go. A fun night for musicians and music lovers alike. www.facebook.com/Jam2ndthursofthemonth/?ref=bookmarks Twitter: OpenMic@theelctricjam
Circus Fantasia - it's out of this world!
Wednesday 27 September to Sunday 1 October; Wednesday 7pm only, Weekdays 5pm and 7.30pm, Saturday 2pm and 5pm, Sunday 2pm only
Hook Road Arena, KT9 8QG
First day all seats - £6.50, first come first served! Box office open daily on site from 10am till 8pm. Book now at 0844 888 9991 or visit www.ticketline.co.uk
Nescot Open Evening
Wednesday 27 September; 5.30pm - 8pm
Nescot, Reigate Road, Epsom KT17 3DS
For more information visit www.nescot.ac.uk/events or call 020 8394 1731.
2nd Cuddington (Rowe) Scout Group Jumble Sale
Saturday 30 September; 2pm - 4pm
Rowe Hall, Salisbury Road, Worcester Park (next to Cuddington School) KT4 7DD
Admission 50p. Refreshments available. Dealers 9.30am - 11.30am, £5 each (children not permitted in hall while Dealers are present). For more info tel: 020 8330 0365, email: Scouts2ndCudd@aol.com, website: www.2ndCuddingtonScouts.org.uk
Saturday 30 September; 7.30pm - 11.30pm
St Barnabas, Temple Road, Epsom
Cost: Adult £10, Child £5, Family £25. Enjoy a fun-filled evening with live music provided by Rogues Gallery and a caller to lead the way. There will be a licensed bar serving wine and beer, hot food and a raffle with great prizes. Tickets available from the Church Office or at the door on the night. All enquries email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call the office on 01372 721518 (Thursday and Fridays, please be aware we share our phone with the charity Love Me Love My Mind but any message left will be picked up by our office team). For more information including an online booking form visit www.stbarnabasepsom.org.uk/barn-dance
Action for Refugees
Saturday 30 September; 1pm - 5pm
St Joseph's Church, St Margaret Drive, Epsom KT18 7JQ
Come along to take part in activities and talks, experience multicultural foods and discover how we can support refugees locally and abroad. Children's activities will run during the afternoon, a chance to share games and activities from other cultures! For more info see www.epsomrefugeenetwork.org; email: email@example.com or Facebook
The Power of Voluteers
Sunday 1 October; 2pm - 4.30pm
Horton Country Park Local Nature Reserve
Walk around Horton Country Park Local Nature Reserve (LNR) with a member of our countryside team for a chance to discover the amazing work of our volunteers. Meet at the Information Centre at 2pm. To find out more visit our website
All walks take approximately 2.5-3 hrs and can cover up to 3 miles. Please wear appropriate clothing. Stout boots for walks and a raincoat when it’s wet. Please leave your dog at home on walks that involve looking for animals; otherwise they are welcome on a lead. Please note that walks may be subject to cancellation due to poor weather conditions. All guided walks are £5 adults, £2.50 children (16yrs or under).
England's First World War Centenary Wood at Langley Vale
Tuesday 10 October; 8pm
Bourne Hall, Spring Street, Ewell KT17 1UF
Ewell Horticultural Association presents a talk by Martin Boiling from The Woodland Trust. Admission - members £3; visitors £4 includes refreshments and raffle. For more information visit www.ewellhortassn.co.uk
Big Draw Epsom (part of The Big Draw)
Saturday 14 October; 10am - 4.30pm
Epsom Square and Epsom Library at The Ebbisham Centre, Epsom
Free! Come along to our big drawing event! Epsom Square and Epsom Library will be alive with activity, drawing on pavements; on 12 metre long paper and smaller group workshops. Sign up for your workshop on Epsom Library reception. All ages both Adults and children welcome. A free drop-in event, all materials provided. You may want to stay 5 minutes or you may want to stay all day! No drawing skills required, just the courage to make a mark. For more information visit http://www.thebigdraw.org/event/Big_Draw_Epsom/6686
Family History Day
Saturday 14 October; 10am - 4pm
Ewell Library, Bourne Hall, Spring Street, Ewell
Organised by Epsom and Ewell Local and Family History Centre. Has the BBC's 'Who Do You Think You Are?' encouraged you to research your family history?. Whether you are starting out, or have some specific questions hindering your research, come to our Family History Day.Our volunteers can assist you and set you on the right path. Entry is free, no appointment needed. For more info visit www.epsomandewellhistoryexplorer.org.uk, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Epsom and Ewell Art Group Autumn Exhibition
Monday 16 to Saturday 28 October; 9.30am - 5pm (Wednesday 18 October, 7.30pm - 9pm evening reception open to all)
Bourne Hall; Spring Street, Ewell
Free entry. Epsom and Ewell Art Group's Autumn Exhibition provides an opportunity to see the latest works produced by local artists. There will be plenty to see and buy, all at affordable prices.
Epsom Mayday Flower Club presents 'In Print'
Wednesday 18 October; 1.30pm for 2pm
Bourne Hall, Spring Street, Ewell KT17 1UF
Flower arranging demonstration by Emily Broomhead. Visitors welcome, cost £6.
The musical comedy whodunit - Curtains from the creators of 'Cabaret' & 'Chicago'
Tuesday 17 - Saturday 21 October; 7.30pm (including Saturday matinee 2.30pm)
Epsom Playhouse, KT18 5AL
Presented by Epsom Light Opera Company. Epsom Playhouse box office 01372 742555, website www.epsomplayhouse.co.uk; company box office email@example.com, www.eloc.org.uk
Ewell Horticultural Association's Late Autumn Show
Saturday 21 October; 2.30pm - 4.30pm
Blenheim High School, Longmead Road, Epsom KT19 9BH
Free admission. Come and enjoy displays of colourful autumn flowers, home grown vegetables, cookery, handicrafts, photography and floral art plus plants, bulbs and garden sundries for sale. All welcome, free parking, a raffle plus refreshments with delicious homemade cakes. For more info visit www.ewellhortassn.co.uk
Sunday 22 October
London Bus Museum (located at Brooklands Museum, Weybridge)
Featuring service vehicles and commercial vans. An event for all road transport vehicles with rides, including horse bus and other attractions. For more information visit www.londonbusmuseum.com
'Guardians of Ancora' Half-term Holiday Club
Monday 23 - Friday 27 October; 10am - 12noon each day
Epsom Baptist Church, Church Street, Epsom
Free. Children Reception - Year 6. To register and for more details phone 01372 722530.