Events Diary : Forthcoming Events

As Government COVID restrictions have now been removed, we are planning a full program of events. But when cases are high, we may have to cancel or postpone indoor events. We would also prefer participants to wear masks at events where possible. Thank you very much.

Bluebell Walk in Whitehill Wood

Date: Saturday 30th April

Further details announced by email.

Local author talk.

Date: Wednesday 18th May

Further details to be given later.

Plant Share

Date: Saturday 28th May

Venue details to be provided by email.

Litter Pick

Date: Saturday 25th June at 10:30am

Do join us at the new location of Milton Road, between Cromwell Road and South Canterbury Street.

Summer Party

Date: Saturday 6th August

Details to be announced in summer newsletter (June) and by email.

Picnic at St. Augustine’s Abbey

Date: Saturday 20th August

Further details to be given later.

Butterfly Walk at Temple Ewell Reserve

Date: Sunday 21st August

Further details tba later.


Date: Friday 21st October

Details will be announced in the autumn newsletter (on or before September 30th).

Follow-up Open Meeting

Date : Postponed, date now TBA

Further details to be announced.

OHSCA Drop-in meetings

Monthly Coffee Mornings, every 4th Wednesday 10.30am,
at Hampden by Hilton Hotel, St. Margaret’s Street.

These informal meetings offer members the opportunity to meet committee members to provide feedback on OHSCA activities, express concerns / interests and hear what the committee has been up to on their behalf. From 10.30am, for up to about 90 minutes. Can be inside or out depending on the weather. The next ones will be on Wednesday April 27th, May 25th, June 22nd, July 27th, August 24th.

Weekly Walking Group

Every Wednesday and Friday morning

These walks have now been reinstated! A walk departs from the Kent and Canterbury hospital gate at 9.30 am (sharp) returning about 10.30 am. Weather permitting, we walk through the orchards and fields, but in winter more frequently on the roads. All are welcome, just turn up and go. We walk at a moderate pace. Sturdy footwear advised.

OHSCA Xmas Fayre Dec 2018
Christmas Fayre in the undercroft of Eastbridge hospital
History walk leader Michael Steed (seated) contemplates
and describes his medieval house in Oaten Hill