October Meeting 27 October: Two topics - The Bothy and Victoria Park The Bothy - Volunteers Needed Terapia are restoring the Bothy at Stephens House and Gardens. They need volunteer heritage researchers. Brookdene - Public Hearing on October 25 The Society is fighting a redevelopment proposal for Brookdene. A public hearing is scheduled for 25 October. Sits Vac: FinSoc Treasurer We need to recruit a new treasurer. Would you be willing to give a couple of hours a month? Finchley's Famous Clown Griff Rhys Jones unveiled a plaque in memory of Joseph Grimaldi on Tuesday 4 October 2016 Book Launch: 15 September Finchley Remembered Part II was launched on 15 September at Waterstones Bookshop in North Finchley. The Finchley Manuals: Thursday 29 September Hugh Petrie discussed "The Finchley Manuals", written in the 1850s to assist the formal training of girls and boys as servants. Environment Awareness Certificates Well done to Northway Gardens Organisation, the first winner of our award, for their splendid rose beds.