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Every Thursday 1-4pm - From 26th March to 10th December
Come and join us to explore a range of garden skills from seed sowing and plant nurturing to compost turning as well out helping us create larger spaces. We use Permaculutre design and organice growing methods tog row food all year around.
This year we will also be exploring how to earn money through our produce creating new products and take them to market. We will be learning as we create and sell our own product range.
Perfect if you are interested in learning basic to advanced gardening skills or if you enjoy creating or selling.
Open Day! 21st March 2020 - 11am to 3pm
Weekend sessions - To be Confirmed.
Come and join us socialising together and enjoying time outside and with nature. We will spend the day gardening together on our larger projects that require a team effort. These days are focused and more challenging helpin gus build and grow stronger together.
Everyone is welcome for some community eating and plenty of tea.
This year we hope to extend our decking area to include a bar and pergola, create a children's mud kitchen and recurb our Bee Zone.
Perfect if you want to make friends, spend time as a family or learn basic garden skills.
2020 dates to be confirmed.
A family event at Blackhill Club Community Garden.
Spend the morning exploring garden tasks, watering and checking on plants, hunting for bugs and identifying flowers.
Enjoy a Teddy Bear Picnic together for lunch.
Spend the afternoon painting, drawing and making signs for the garden painting bug houses and bird feeders.
Maximum of 10 child spaces available and children must be accompanied by an adult (maximum 3:1).
Please bring your own Teddy Bears and Picnic. Soft drinks, hot drinks and light refreshments are provided.
Contact Us for more infomation
On the Deck Events
On the Deck Events - 2020 to be confirmed.
On the deck events are outdoor, evening events based around traditonal community events. We explore storytelling, circle sharing, talent sharing or community eating events.
Everyone is welcome with age restrictions sometimes applied.
Suggested Donation £3. Wear weather appropriate clothes (bring layers!)
If you are interested in using the garden for your event, please Contact Us with a proposal and an offering in exchange for the use.
*Priority is given to Community Garden Events and The ALT Group.** If accessible due to distance from our router.
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