Fundraising Events

Elizabeth House relies on the generosity of local individuals and organisations who donate their time, money, goods and services. To keep Elizabeth House running every year costs over £70,000. After income from members’ subscriptions, lunch money, room rental and art commissions, the gap of £40,000 is filled with donations, grants and fundraising activities.

Please call 01628 527621 or visit Elizabeth House (Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm) to reserve your place at a fundraising event.

4 May Quiz Night

The best quiz in town – postponed in February due snow! 

Test your general knowledge with regular quizmaster John Sykes.  

Starts 7pm for 7.30pm at Cookham Dean Village Hall.

Tables of 6, with supper £120.  Licensed bar.  To reserve a table please call us on 01628 527621.

Forthcoming Elizabeth House Talks

Elizabeth House Talks take place on the second Monday of the month at Bel & The Dragon. They showcase the talents of people living in Cookham and its environs and have raised £7,500 since they started in February 2015.

Forthcoming talks:

  • 12 March – Jim Rosenthal: “Hello and Welcome”
  • No talk in April due holiday
  • 14 May – Gerald Ratner: The Rise and Fall and Rise Again
  • 11 June – Commodore Gerry Thwaites: HMY Britannia – a bygone era


Everyone is welcome. Arrive 6.30 for Prosecco and canapés and the talks start at 7pm. Tickets are £17.50 and can be obtained Monday to Friday 9am-3pm from Elizabeth House or reserved by email to

Saturday 16 June Tombola at Village Fair

Elizabeth House has a tombola stall at the 1st Cookham Scouts’ annual summer fundraising event on Cookham Moor on Saturday 16 June.

Between 11am and 4pm visit the stalls at the Village Fair with Punch and Judy, bouncy castle, popular dog show and lots more  entertainments, plus tea and cakes, a beer tent and a BBQ. 

Thursday 28 June BBO Concert

BBO Big Band are playing for Elizabeth House.Join us in Marlow for an exciting evening of swing music with the BBO Big Band.  The concert starts at 8.15pm.  Tickets £8 from reception at Elizabeth House and on the night at the Royal British Legion Hall, Marlow.  

Transport available to/from Marlow.