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The annual Celebrating Fulham festival is back from Saturday June 28 with a packed programme of events showcasing the area’s history, culture and attractions.

Here's what's happening during this week:

Monday June 30 – Thursday 2 July

Visits and tours of the local Al Muntada Al Islamic Mosque 
London Islamic Cultural Centre, 7 Bridges Place, Parsons Green Lane
Mosque Tours, daily between 12.30 pm - 2.30pm and 4.30pm and 6.30pm. Tel 020 7471 8275 or visit www.discoverislam.co.uk or www.almuntada.co.uk

Monday 30 June

Monster Quiz at the Hurlingham 
Five prize options, free drinks, fun round, great vibe. 
The Hurlingham, 360 Wandsworth Bridge Road, 7.30pm 
£1 per player. Reserve a table at bookings@thehurlingham.co.uk to get a free answer emailed to you 

English Cheese Tasting at Whole Foods Market 
In our Broadway Bar , 2-6 Fulham Broadway
6.00pm – 8.00pm. Free

Tuesday 1 July

Dee’s Raw Cooking Class With Lunch 
Learn how to prepare 3 raw dishes with a Healthy Eating Specialist, then enjoy your prepared food with the group. 
Whole Foods Market 2-6 Fulham Broadway, 10.30am - 12.30pm. £10. Spaces are limited, book at www.wfmfulham.eventbrite.co.uk

Under 5’s Story and Rhyme-time 
Fulham Library, 598 Fulham Road, 10.45 – 11.45am 
Free but tickets required. These are issued on Wednesdays for all sessions.  Call 020 8753 3879.

Shakespeare's Greatest Hits 
2014 is William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday and it's time to celebrate his enormous contribution to our culture. But if you don’t have time to see all 37 plays or read all 154 sonnets then just come and see his Greatest Hits. 
All Saints Church Fulham, Church Gate, 7.30pm. Tickets £10. Buy on the door. Call 020 7731 6544 or visit  www.lancepierson.org

Quizbingo @ the Durell Arms 
Win an array of cash, wine, beer & food with your majestic brain!  Can be very busy so make sure book your table early to guarantee a spot. 
The Durell Arms, 704 Fulham Road, 8pm.£2 per person. Booking recommended as tables fill up quickly  www.durellarmsfulham.com

Wednesday 2 July

The History of Peterborough House - an illustrated talk by Sue Pierson 
The current Peterborough Estate covers the former site of Peterborough House and its grounds, which was demolished in 1902. Sue Pierson is a local historian and the author of the book on Charlotte Sulivan, a great Fulham benefactor. 
Christ Church Hall, Studdridge Street, 7.45 pm. No need to book. Free.

Historical Tour of Fulham Palace      
Learn the secrets of Fulham Palace on this Historical Tour through the grounds and public rooms of the Palace. Fulham Palace, Bishop’s Avenue. Meet 2.pm in the museum 
Tickets £5 per person (Associates and accompanied children free), booking is not required

English Beer Master class 
10 (out of over 100) selected English Beers for you to taste and  pair with our cheese, olives and charcuterie.  If you cannot book a slot for the master class, you can still sample some amazing beers at the Broadway Bar between 6pm and 7.30pm 
Whole Foods Market 2-6 Fulham Broadway Community Room (first floor). 6pm-7.30pm, tickets £10. Spaces are limited, book at www.wfmfulham.eventbrite.co.uk 

Open Mic - Wednesday at The Ox Wagon, held in the main bar. 
For those who want to ‘jam’ PA and two DI boxes plus a house guitar and cajon for those who need them.  The Ox Wagon, 4 Fulham High Street. Signup starts at 7.30 pm, first come first served. Jam from 8.pm  Tel: 020 7736 7002. Find out more on the website


Thursday 3 July

National Moth Day Talk 
Join Netty Ribeaux, Groundwork London's conservation Officer for this early morning moth identification. Look at moths that have been attracted to the light trap set in Fulham Palace’s Walled Garden and discover more about Britain’s moths.
Fulham Palace, Bishop’s Avenue, 7am-8am. Breakfast and hot drinks included.  Free but booking essential. Email alice.hemming@groundwork.org.uk. Tel 07807 234 973

National Moth Day

Under 5’s Story and Rhyme-time, Fulham Librar, details as for Tuesday

Lunch at The Haven 
Find out more about  the amazing work of The Haven Breast Cancer Support Centre in Fulham with lunch prepared, cooked and served by fantastic volunteers. Donations welcome but everyone is invited. 
The Haven, Effie Place, Effie Road. 12pm – 2pm www.thehaven.org.uk

Foraging’ In All Saints Churchyard and Fulham Palace Grounds  
The walk led by Jason Irving  of Forage Wild Food  will give you a chance to  enjoy  and discuss some of the amazing edible foods that grow all around us. Meet outside the West End of All Saints Church, by Putney Bridge, 5.30pm – 7.30 pm.  Free numbers are limited. To book: Nicki.Burgess@lbhf.gov.uk. 020 8753 5695

Singing Taster Class 
Whether you're a  singing enthusiast  just starting out, or a vocalist, professional singer looking to sharpen your techniques, or somewhere in between, we can help you fulfil your true potential.  Dance Attic Studios (Ballroom), 368 North End Road. First class 6.30pm – 7.30pm, second class 7.30pm - 8.30pm.  £5 
To book click this link 

Thirsty Thursday English Wines Special 
Enjoy a tour of the store sampling five portions of food paired with five samples of delicious English Wines.
Whole Foods Market,  6pm – 8pm. £5, no need to book, just pop in and get your Thirsty Thursday Passport.

A Sharing Feast to Celebrate West London 
Share the love, share the fun, share your meal! Bring your own dish to share and bring your own bottle - share an amazing meal with likeminded people from the neighbourhood! Streetbank, Grub Club and A Little Lusciousness are joining forces to celebrate Sharing Meals together in West London! £3, 6.30pm - 10pm.  Find out more at the Website 

 Friday 4 July

Under 5’s Story and Rhyme-time, Fulham Library. Details as for Tuesday.

Beauty Therapist Makeovers. Makeovers usingr natural and organic make up ranges, Whole Foods Market 12pm – 8pm. Free, no need to book.

Gluten – Free Tours. Book your personal gluten- free tour with our healthy Eating Specialist.  Includes tastings.  Whole Foods Market, free. To book www.wfmfulham.eventbrite.co.uk 

The American Songbook: Recital by Laura Hudson and Ben Woodward including Barber: Knoxville Summer of 1915. St John’s Church North End Road, 7pm. Call 020 7385 634 or email admin@stjohnsfulham.org

Star-spangled Banner - Great American songs!  Music by the Bridge presents Anna Boucher and friends 
All Saints Church, Putney Bridge. 7.15pm with doors open from 6.45pm 
Free. Any money donated to the retiring collection is used to support Music at All Saints. Email
Secretary@AllSaints-Fulham.org.uk  or call 020 7736 3264

Broadway London Independence Day Party 
Coco London www.cocoldn.com in collaboration with Broadway House Members Club, brings a new series of nights bearing the name Broadway London. 
On 4th of July they will celebrate the American Independence Day in Mad Men style. Broadway House 474-476, Fulham road, 9pm – 3am. Tickets: www.broadwaylondon.co.uk www.broadwaybandg.co.uk

Broadway Bar Fulham

 

June 30, 2014