The Power of Volunteering

The Power of Volunteering

We have an extraordinary group of volunteers working in a myriad of ways to support the St John’s community, streets, trees and bees. We aim to tackle the tough stuff quietly and get involved in fun times with a bit more fanfare. It ebbs and flows but there are about...
Minutes of Meeting – Inaugural BRLNR Friends Group

Minutes of Meeting – Inaugural BRLNR Friends Group

On Monday 14th May, the first meeting for the Brookmill Road Local Nature Reserve (BRLNR) took place at The Brookmill pub.  The BRLNR is a Lewisham-owned piece of land opposite the southern entrance to Brookmill Park on Brookmill Road.  The aim of the meeting was to...
Community Planting Sessions in St John’s

Community Planting Sessions in St John’s

Members of The St John’s Society, Friends of Friendly Gardens and other green-fingered members of the community got together for two planting sessions on Friday and Saturday last week.  We would like to thank everyone that gave their time and plants to improve...
New Events Page & SJS Calendar

New Events Page & SJS Calendar

You’ll never miss a Green Conversation or Litter Pick again!  Not with our new ‘Events’ page which shows the upcoming St John’s Society and Friends of Friendly Gardens events and calendar which you can subscribe to.  Once subscribed, your...
Minutes of Committee Meeting – 22/04/24

Minutes of Committee Meeting – 22/04/24

The St John’s Society committee met last Monday at The Brookmill pub.  We welcome in three new members to the committee: Tom Lomax who will be the focal point for Transport issues, Alma Tischlerwood who will head up a new Arts and Culture post, and Bernd...
Green Conversations 2024 Announced

Green Conversations 2024 Announced

We are excited to be lining up new speakers for another round of ‘Green Conversations’. These 9 or 10 sessions will take place on Monday evenings in 2024-5 (usually on the last in the month) and will start at 7.30pm upstairs in the Brookmill Pub, 65 Cranbrook Rd,...