Community Events

June - August 2024

Pride Month Plus – Writing for Wellbeing  
Wednesday 24 July, 10.30am-12pm
 
Led by Jem Sugden, freelance editor and writer | Online

During Pride Month we are offering a FREE writing workshop online for gay men interested in using creative writing to think about their own story and experiences for fiction or memoir. The workshop will be a 90-minute online event (a Zoom link will be shared prior to the event). For further information and to reserve a space (10 max), please contact Vashti: together@pecan.org.uk or register via Eventbrite: LINK

Writing for Wellbeing #5
Mondays from 1 July – 19 August 2024* | 10.30am-12pm

Creative Writing with Wordsmiths

During this 6 week Writing for Wellbeing group facilitated by Naomi at Wordsmiths, you will be guided through structured writing activities and games to enable you to create and share a mixture of fictional and true stories based on your own experiences and ideas.

*Please note: Two weeks break 22 and 29 July 2024 – No session

 

Launch of a new space called Together. A group of people looking at a person cut a cake.

Together Community Cafe and Warm Space

Mondays and Tuesday from 1-3pm. All Welcome

For further information, please contact Vashti: together@pecan.org.uk

Bread and Salt
Every Friday | 10-12pm | Together Café at Pecan

You are welcome to relax with friends and make new ones.

  • Coffee, tea, fruit and cake
  • English conversation for Arabic speakers, Games and Craft activities

Any Question?
email: miriampoulton6140@gmail.com
tel: 07963 541133

Skyline Stories at Bold Tendencies with Pecan | Thursday 8 August, 11am – 12:30pm (Free) Venue: Bold Tendencies, Floor 7-10, Peckham Multi-Storey Car Park SE15 4ST

The Skyline creative workshop will focus on activities that encourage you to think beyond the horizon of the city and claim a sense of home in the bustling skyline. You will be encouraged to re-imagine the city through fun activities, to produce drawings and creative writing inspired by visions of what the city might look like in the decades to come.

To book a space email: tracey.francis@pecan.org.uk 
Bold Tendencies Community Coffee Morning with PECANWednesday 28 August 11am – 1.30pm (Free) Venue: Bold Tendencies, Floor 7-10, Peckham Multi-Storey Car Park SE15 4ST
Bold Tendencies will be hosting Pecan at their August Coffee Morning session, where we will share about all our five services* and ways you can get involved with our 35 year old charity based in Peckham. For further details or to attend the August Coffee Morning, please contact our Together Co-ordinator Vashti Henry: together@pecan.org.uk | tel. 0207 732 0007 opt.4

*Southwark Foodbank, Peckham Pantry, Women’s Service, Employment Support and Together Hub

Peckham Pantry Fundraiser

‘THE PECKHAM WEEKENDER’ ONE WEEKEND, SEVENTEEN RESTAURANTS, £8 SPECIALS, ONE COMMUNITY CAUSE!

For one weekend only, seventeen of Peckham’s restaurants – from old institutions to the latest openings – will join forces to offer never-seen-before £8 specials on each of their menus, with £1 for each special donated to Peckham Pantry: a membership community food club that supports low income families.

Full details of restaurants here

IT Sessions at Peckham Library
Tuesdays, from 23 July 2024
Beginners: 10am to 11am | Intermediates: 11am to 12pm

Pecan’s Employment Support are excited to offer a 10-week IT/Digital course in partnership with Peckham Library. The course is designed for beginners and intermediate learners and will be delivered by an experienced professional. 

To secure your place in the first intake, please contact employment.support@pecan.org.uk 

Please note that there are limited spots available, and once capacity is reached, you will be placed on a waiting list for the next available class. 

These events are WOMEN ONLY. Please email for more information.

  • USEMI Black Women’s Mental Health Group: Tuesdays 2.30pm-4pm  

  • Wellbeing with Alex on Zoom. 2pm-2.45pm (Please email for zoom link)
  • Clean Break Poetry Workshop: Thursdays 2-4pm (short break inbetween) 

  • Movement with Lisa – Starting 23 January: Tuesdays 12-pm-1pm 

  • Coffee Morning Drop Ins: Running every Tuesday and Thursday, 10.30am-12.30pm – tea/coffee, pastries, toast, crafts, colouring, quiz books, free Wi-Fi, warm space.

  • Beginner’s Embroidery with Alyssa: 2.30pm-3.30pm at Peckham hub.
  • Hub lunch: Last Thursday of the month, 12.30-2pm.
  • Summer Event: Thursday 25 July, 11am-3pm at our Peckham Hub

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