SMPPA - Events for Members & Friends

There are usually 5 events a year, which are:

  • Spring/Autumn Talk - usually on a topic of interest to the local community.

  • Schools Photographic Competition & Exhibition - the competition starts in March / April with the photos on display as part of the Emsworth Arts Trail on the early May Bank Holiday weekend, and afterwards at the Emsworth Co-op. Next due Spring 2022.

  • Summer Garden Party - A chance for everyone to get together for afternoon refreshments and snacks - generally a Sunday afternoon in July, August or September.

  • Annual General Meeting - AGM - usually the last Friday in October - voting rights for full members only.

  • Annual Dinner at the Brookfield Hotel - 3 course meal and entertainment - usually a Friday in late November.

Next Dates

Spring Talk

Date tbc

Summer Garden Party - by invitation only

Usually a Sunday in July or August.

Please bring your own food and drink, and a chair if possible. 

AGM - October

Usually the last Friday in October at the Community Centre (behind the Museum).  Voting rights for FULL MEMBERS ONLY.

Annual Dinner

Usually the last Saturday in November at the Brookfield Hotel.

Postponed in 2021.  Hoping that it will be possible in 2022.