The Bothy - Volunteers Needed Terapia are restoring the Bothy at Stephens House and Gardens. They need volunteer heritage researchers. Brookdene - Public Hearing 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 will unveil a new plaque in memory of Joseph Grimaldi on Tuesday 4 October. Book Launch: 15 September Finchley Remembered Part II was launched on 15 September at Waterstones Bookshop in North Finchley. Next meeting: Thursday 29 September Hugh Petrie will discuss "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. Air Quality in Barnet - The Results In June The Society helped install "Diffusion Tubes" to monitor air quality in Barnet. The results have been loaded on the London Air Quality Map.