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Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

August 2019

Edible Garden in August – Succession planting

August 18 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
Free Sold out

You can eat organic produce from your garden year round if  you know the right things to do – and when.  Every month in these Sunday morning workshops, you can learn from Cat our community gardener all about how to make your Garden Edible – 12 months of the year and using organic gardening methods. This is the time of the year when some of our veg beds begin to empty as we harvest. In these spaces we will sow…

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Sunday Pizzas

August 18 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£4 1 ticket left

This Sunday, we are firing up our cob oven, and rolling out our dough! Book your £4.00 Pizza Ticket now! Come down around 12.45pm and choose your toppings for your pizzas!  The oven's normally hot enough to be churning out pizzas by 1pm and they are delicious!

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Stags and Hogs!

August 20 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6 1 ticket left

Join us for a wild morning learning about some of our rarer local wildlife, such stag beetles and hedgehogs. See the world from a creature’s point of view and explore the gardens to learn how to help them. Many thanks to Emily from People’s Trust for Endangered Species for hosting this workshop. This is a family workshop recommended for children of all ages. Please note all children must be supervised by a participating adult. Tickets £6 per child / £3…

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Wild Explorers 1 (under 5s)

August 21 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6 1 ticket left

Become a wild explorer at Brockwell Greenhouses! Explore our gardens, woodland and natural kitchen...what will you find? Connect with the natural world through play at this free flow morning, where you might search for wildlife in our garden, craft a nature mask to camouflage yourself in the woodland, make delicious herby tea, and make new friends in our natural kitchen. This is a family workshop recommended for children under 5. Healthy snack provided. £6 per child / £3 low-income* /…

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Wild Explorers 2 (under 5s)

August 21 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

Become a wild explorer at Brockwell Greenhouses! Explore our gardens, woodland and natural kitchen...what will you find? Connect with the natural world through play at this free flow morning, where you might search for wildlife in our garden, craft a nature mask to camouflage yourself in the woodland, make delicious herby tea, and make new friends in our natural kitchen. This is a family workshop recommended for children under 5. Healthy snack provided. £6 per child / £3 low-income* /…

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Storytelling with local author Polly Bagnall: Ferguson’s Gang to the Rescue (6 years+)

August 23 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £8

Join fantastic local author Polly Bagnall for a TRUE story of girl-power. Ferguson's Gang to the Rescue is an inspirational story of five girls who saved a watermill from destruction nearly 100 years ago...using false names, cunning disguises and secret deliveries. After the story, you can join the Ferguson's Gang, and make a wild mask to disguise yourself! Recommended for children aged 6 - 11 years Tickets £4 child/£3 sibling/concession. Special offer: Storytelling + *Signed* copy of 'Ferguson's Gang to the Rescue'…

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Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

August 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 11 October 2019

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Feeling a bit low? Want to get out and enjoy nature?  Fancy helping to grow tasty fruit and vegetables? Then come along at 1pm, bring your own lunch, and then from 1.30pm to try a spot of gentle gardening with Cat and Cathy. Feel free to bring along a friend or relative with you for support.  We will break for plenty of tea and biscuits around 3.30pm. Cat, our gardener is a qualified psychotherapist and Cathy, our education assistant has…

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Outdoor Garden Yoga at the Greenhouses

August 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12 6 tickets left

Get your weekend off to a great start with a mix of slow flow hatha yoga and restorative yoga postures with mindfulness interwoven throughout the practice.  Sally Ramsden of Natural Connection will hold these 1.5 hour sessions on the decking in BPCG's beautiful lower gardens. Practise 1.5 hours of gentle hatha yoga, followed by seated meditation and restorative yoga. These workshops brings together all the well-being benefits of yoga with the healing energy of nature. They will take place on the…

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Foraging fun! 2 (7 – 11 years)

August 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6 7 tickets left

The garden is full of hidden gems...so come foraging with us! Join us for a tasting tour around our herb garden, woodland and vegetable beds. We'll harvest what we need to make a refreshing lemon verbena cordial for everyone to try, then make a yummy jar of super green nasturtium pesto for you to take home and enjoy! This is a family workshop recommended for children aged 7 - 11 years. Please note all children must be supervised by a…

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Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

August 30 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 11 October 2019

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Feeling a bit low? Want to get out and enjoy nature?  Fancy helping to grow tasty fruit and vegetables? Then come along at 1pm, bring your own lunch, and then from 1.30pm to try a spot of gentle gardening with Cat and Cathy. Feel free to bring along a friend or relative with you for support.  We will break for plenty of tea and biscuits around 3.30pm. Cat, our gardener is a qualified psychotherapist and Cathy, our education assistant has…

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Guitar Lessons in the Gardens

August 31 @ 9:45 am - 1:45 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10 3 tickets left

Are you looking to learn or improve in guitar? If the answer is yes then come to one of our 1-on-1 1 hour guitar lessons led by guitar teacher Patrick Reynolds on alternate Saturday mornings. Our experienced teacher can guide you in getting started, learning chords, playing rhythm and lead, song writing, scales, arpeggios and much more. Before these lessons Patrick will liaise with you to find out what aims, skills and music styles you’d like to learn or improve…

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Outdoor Garden Yoga at the Greenhouses

August 31 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12 9 tickets left

Get your weekend off to a great start with a mix of slow flow hatha yoga and restorative yoga postures with mindfulness interwoven throughout the practice.  Sally Ramsden of Natural Connection will hold these 1.5 hour sessions on the decking  in BPCG's beautiful lower gardens. Practise 1.5 hours of gentle hatha yoga, followed by seated meditation and restorative yoga These workshops brings together all the well-being benefits of yoga with the healing energy of nature. They will take place on Saturday…

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September 2019

Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

September 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 11 October 2019

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Feeling a bit low? Want to get out and enjoy nature?  Fancy helping to grow tasty fruit and vegetables? Then come along at 1pm, bring your own lunch, and then from 1.30pm to try a spot of gentle gardening with Cat and Cathy. Feel free to bring along a friend or relative with you for support.  We will break for plenty of tea and biscuits around 3.30pm. Cat, our gardener is a qualified psychotherapist and Cathy, our education assistant has…

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Outdoor Garden Yoga at the Greenhouses

September 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12 9 tickets left

Get your weekend off to a great start with a mix of slow flow hatha yoga and restorative yoga postures with mindfulness interwoven throughout the practice.  Sally Ramsden of Natural Connection will hold these 1.5 hour sessions on the decking  in BPCG's beautiful lower gardens. Practise 1.5 hours of gentle hatha yoga, followed by seated meditation and restorative yoga These workshops brings together all the well-being benefits of yoga with the healing energy of nature. They will take place on Saturday…

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Edible Garden in September – Harvesting

September 8 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
Free 10 tickets left

You can eat organic produce from your garden year round if  you know the right things to do – and when.  Every month in these Sunday morning workshops, you can learn from Cat our community gardener all about how to make your Garden Edible – 12 months of the year and using organic gardening methods. We will look at harvesting and storage techniques.  We will also sow autumn varieties of onion, shallots and garlic. Come in clothes you don’t mind…

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Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

September 13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 11 October 2019

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Feeling a bit low? Want to get out and enjoy nature?  Fancy helping to grow tasty fruit and vegetables? Then come along at 1pm, bring your own lunch, and then from 1.30pm to try a spot of gentle gardening with Cat and Cathy. Feel free to bring along a friend or relative with you for support.  We will break for plenty of tea and biscuits around 3.30pm. Cat, our gardener is a qualified psychotherapist and Cathy, our education assistant has…

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Guitar Lessons in the Gardens

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10 2 tickets left

Are you looking to learn or improve in guitar? If the answer is yes then come to one of our 1-on-1 one hour guitar lessons led by guitar teacher Patrick Reynolds on alternate Saturday mornings. Our experienced teacher can guide you in getting started, learning chords, playing rhythm and lead, song writing, scales, arpeggios and much more. Before these lessons Patrick will liaise with you to find out what aims, skills and music styles you’d like to learn or improve…

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Fermentation Workshop in September

September 14 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£15 – £30 2 tickets left

Join us at the sunny Greenhouses where we will talk about different ways to ferment and preserve food and make seasonal ferments using locally grown ingredients. You will leave with three ferments to take home and the confidence to ferment seasonally in your kitchen. If you can bring three large (c.500ml) or six smaller (c.300ml) clean, recycled jars with you, please do. If not, we have kilner jars we can supply at cost and a limited supply of recycled jars…

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Maintaining the Kitchen Garden – 12 sessions over a year

September 15 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£20 – £30

This course will take place on Sundays once per month over the next 12 months until August 2020. Participants will plan and maintain the Kitchen Garden around the seating circle and the perennial kitchen garden. You will learn how to grow salads, vegetables, fruit and edible flowers in your own garden, balcony or allotment mostly grown from seed. The focus is on intensive growing for small spaces and on 'no-dig' gardening. You can secure a place on this workshop by…

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Sunday Pizzas

September 15 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£4

This Sunday, we are firing up our cob oven, and rolling out our dough! Book your £4.00 Pizza Ticket now! Come down around 12.45pm and choose your toppings for your pizzas!  The oven's normally hot enough to be churning out pizzas by 1pm and they are delicious!

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Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

September 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 11 October 2019

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Feeling a bit low? Want to get out and enjoy nature?  Fancy helping to grow tasty fruit and vegetables? Then come along at 1pm, bring your own lunch, and then from 1.30pm to try a spot of gentle gardening with Cat and Cathy. Feel free to bring along a friend or relative with you for support.  We will break for plenty of tea and biscuits around 3.30pm. Cat, our gardener is a qualified psychotherapist and Cathy, our education assistant has…

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Outdoor Garden Yoga at the Greenhouses

September 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12 10 tickets left

PLEASE NOTE ONE HOUR EARLIER START THIS WEEK OF 10AM! SESSION ENDS 11.30AM Get your weekend off to a great start with a mix of slow flow hatha yoga and restorative yoga postures with mindfulness interwoven throughout the practice.  Sally Ramsden of Natural Connection will hold these 1.5 hour sessions on the decking  in BPCG's beautiful lower gardens. Practise 1.5 hours of gentle hatha yoga, followed by seated meditation and restorative yoga These workshops brings together all the well-being benefits of…

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Lis Stewart and Chris Dyer Gig at the Greenhouses

September 22 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7 – £10

Chris Dyer and Lis Stewart perform together on nyckelharpa, fiddles and Maccann duet concertina. They play hauntingly beautiful arrangements of traditional dance tunes from around Europe - particularly Scandinavia, England and France –  along with more contemporary folk tunes and songs. Gates open 4pm to give an opportunity to see the gardens and get food and drink. Chris and Lis's first set will be 4.30pm to 5.15pm. Interval 5.15pm to 5.45pm. Second set 5.45pm to about 6.15pm. We put on our Gigs at…

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Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

September 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 11 October 2019

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Feeling a bit low? Want to get out and enjoy nature?  Fancy helping to grow tasty fruit and vegetables? Then come along at 1pm, bring your own lunch, and then from 1.30pm to try a spot of gentle gardening with Cat and Cathy. Feel free to bring along a friend or relative with you for support.  We will break for plenty of tea and biscuits around 3.30pm. Cat, our gardener is a qualified psychotherapist and Cathy, our education assistant has…

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Guitar Lessons in the Gardens

September 28 @ 9:45 am - 1:45 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10 3 tickets left

Are you looking to learn or improve in guitar? If the answer is yes then come to one of our 1-on-1 1 hour guitar lessons led by guitar teacher Patrick Reynolds on alternate Saturday mornings. Patrick is an experienced teacher who can guide you in getting started, learning chords, playing rhythm and lead, song writing, scales, arpeggios and much more. Before these lessons Patrick will liaise with you to find out what aims, skills and music styles you’d like to…

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Introduction to Eco-Printing

September 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£36 – £45 10 tickets left

This workshop is an introduction to the techniques of eco-printing on fabric like silk or cotton and is suitable for beginners or those familiar with natural dyeing but unfamiliar with eco-printing techniques.  We're delighted to have Mette Lindahl-Wise an experienced natural dye practitioner back to BPCG to run the workshop. You will learn how to create beautiful patterns and prints on fabric using leaves and flower through binding and steaming or by using hapa-zoming to transfer the outlines of leaves…

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Outdoor Garden Yoga at the Greenhouses

September 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12 10 tickets left

Get your weekend off to a great start with a mix of slow flow hatha yoga and restorative yoga postures with mindfulness interwoven throughout the practice.  Sally Ramsden of Natural Connection will hold these 1.5 hour sessions on the decking  in BPCG's beautiful lower gardens. Practise 1.5 hours of gentle hatha yoga, followed by seated meditation and restorative yoga These workshops brings together all the well-being benefits of yoga with the healing energy of nature. They will take place on Saturday…

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Lucy Farrell Gig at the Greenhouses

September 28 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7 – £10

We are delighted to be hosting Lucy Farrell for a Gig at the Greenhouses. With the Furrow Collective, Lucy won Best Group in the 2017 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. This year Lucy is embarking on a solo career something so many have been hoping for, since first hearing her exquisite renditions of traditional ballads and quietly moving original songs. Recently, Lucy played with Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band’s Big Machine album and tour, and did shows with the Emily Portman…

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The Productive Garden

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2

This workshop takes place once per month over 10 months from October 2019 until July 2020. Led by Cat Stevens, our community gardener you will  work on and learn about all the edibles in our garden. Each month there is a 3 hour workshop in the garden with an emphasis on things you need to do this month. This workshop will suit people with a larger space to cultivate - perhaps an allotment or a large garden or a local…

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October 2019

Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

October 4 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 11 October 2019

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Feeling a bit low? Want to get out and enjoy nature?  Fancy helping to grow tasty fruit and vegetables? Then come along at 1pm, bring your own lunch, and then from 1.30pm to try a spot of gentle gardening with Cat and Cathy. Feel free to bring along a friend or relative with you for support.  We will break for plenty of tea and biscuits around 3.30pm. Cat, our gardener is a qualified psychotherapist and Cathy, our education assistant has…

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Fermenting Fun

October 5 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6 8 tickets left

Family fermenting fun with Jelena at Brockwell Greenhouses! Join us at the Greenhouses for this wonderful tasting and making session about fermented vegetables. We will share a story about magical microbes, walk around our gardens picking edible flowers, herbs, fruits and vegetables  then ferment these into something delicious. You will take home a jar of vegetables to ferment at home, as well as water kefir grains to make a delicious probiotic drink. Please remember to bring two jam jars (or…

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Design and Maintain Borders in the Garden over the year

October 6 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2

Another year of this long-standing workshop that has so far designed and planted our Hot! Border in the walled garden and the 'Oudolf' border in front of the deck. This course is designed to build confidence in a range of gardening jobs and to think about how to make your garden different. This year we will be redesigning our sensory border in the lower garden as well as implementing a design for the border outside the gate and all the…

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Edible Garden in October – Autumn seed sowing

October 6 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
Free

You can eat organic produce from your garden year round if  you know the right things to do – and when.  Every month in these Sunday morning workshops, you can learn from Cat our community gardener all about how to make your Garden Edible – 12 months of the year and using organic gardening methods. While there is still some warmth remaining in the soil it is a good to get some seeds off to an early start. These are…

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Danzon – Blues Guitar Duo

October 6 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Before Django Reinhardt, there was Carl Kress, Dick McDonough and the peerless ‘Father of Jazz Guitar’, Eddie Lang. Danzon are a guitar duo who continue this tradition. Based in London, they play the works of the great 1930s-40s jazz and blues guitarists Eddie Lang, Carl Kress, Dick McDonough, George Barnes, and Lonnie Johnson. This is a Herne Hill Music Festival Gig. Book £10 (£7) tickets here Home grown-made refreshments will be on offer           Gig

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Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

October 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 11 October 2019

Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Feeling a bit low? Want to get out and enjoy nature?  Fancy helping to grow tasty fruit and vegetables? Then come along at 1pm, bring your own lunch, and then from 1.30pm to try a spot of gentle gardening with Cat and Cathy. Feel free to bring along a friend or relative with you for support.  We will break for plenty of tea and biscuits around 3.30pm. Cat, our gardener is a qualified psychotherapist and Cathy, our education assistant has…

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Guitar Lessons in the Garden

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10 3 tickets left

Are you looking to learn or improve in your guitar playing?  If the answer is yes then come to one of our  1-on-1 one hour guitar lessons led by guitar teacher Patrick Reynolds on alternate Saturday mornings. Our experienced teacher can guide you in getting started, learning chords, playing rhythm and lead, song writing, scales, arpeggios and much more. Before these lessons Patrick will liaise with you to find out what aims, skills and music styles you’d like to learn…

Find out more »

Maintaining the Kitchen Garden

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £5 10 tickets left

This course takes place on Sundays once per month over the next 12 months until August 2020. Participants will plan and maintain the Kitchen Garden around the seating circle and the perennial kitchen garden. You will learn how to grow salads, vegetables, fruit and edible flowers in your own garden, balcony or allotment mostly grown from seed. This year we are making a small charge to offset the costs of the workshop in the face of continued funding pressure. This…

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Maintaining the Kitchen Garden – 12 sessions over a year

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £5

This course will take place on Sundays once per month over the next 12 months until August 2020. Participants will plan and maintain the Kitchen Garden around the seating circle and the perennial kitchen garden. You will learn how to grow salads, vegetables, fruit and edible flowers in your own garden, balcony or allotment mostly grown from seed. The focus is on intensive growing for small spaces and on ‘no-dig’ gardening. You can secure a place on this workshop by…

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Nkomba

October 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Nkomba are a contemporary African folk band who play an energetic mixture of Malawian folk songs and African roots music. The band is fronted by Ron Nkomba who sings in English & Chichewa, the national languages of Malawi. Nkomba’s songs offer social and political storytelling, dealing with the devastation of deforestation, the plight of women in Malawi, and present day politics. Nkomba are: Ron Nkomba - Guitar/Mandolin/Vocals; Tom Hughes - Guitar /Violin/Mandolin/Vocals; George Wilson – Bass/Percussion/Vocals; Armeet Panesar – Drums/Trombone/Tabla/Percussion/Vocals.…

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Harvest Festival Feast

October 19 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£5 – £7

For our Harvest Festival Feast this year, we are going to fire up our cob oven and roast the yummy courgettes, marrows and squashes we've grown in our gardens. Seasoned with our garlic, onions, tomatoes and herbs and served with some home-grown/made salads, ferments and home-baked sourdough bread, it should be  a pretty delicious lunch.  For pudding, we'll have something made from the soft fruits we have grown.... We are delighted also to have  Emma Tubmen and Shotley Crue  singing for…

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Fermentation Workshop in October

October 20 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£15 – £30 8 tickets left

Join us at the sunny Greenhouses where we will talk about different ways to ferment and preserve food and make seasonal ferments using locally grown ingredients. You will leave with three ferments to take home and the confidence to ferment seasonally in your kitchen. If you can bring three large (c.500ml) or six smaller (c.300ml) clean, recycled jars with you, please do. If not, we have kilner jars we can supply at cost and a limited supply of recycled jars…

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The Composters Year

October 20 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2

Every year we produce around 30 tonnes of compost in the garden and this year we aim to produce even more as we have additional bays. This workshop is an opportunity to get to know all aspects of composting both theory and practice whilst helping your local community garden over a composting season. The workshop will run over 10 x 2 hour sessions once per month starting in October until next July. This is a practical course and there will…

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Guitar Lessons in the Garden

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10 3 tickets left

Are you looking to learn or improve in your guitar playing?  If the answer is yes then come to one of our  1-on-1 one hour guitar lessons led by guitar teacher Patrick Reynolds on alternate Saturday mornings. Our experienced teacher can guide you in getting started, learning chords, playing rhythm and lead, song writing, scales, arpeggios and much more. Before these lessons Patrick will liaise with you to find out what aims, skills and music styles you’d like to learn…

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The Productive Garden

October 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2 10 tickets left

This workshop takes place once per month over 10 months from October 2019 until July 2020. Led by Cat Stevens, our community gardener you will  work on and learn about all the edibles in our garden. Each month there is a 3 hour workshop in the garden with an emphasis on things you need to do this month. This workshop will suit people with a larger space to cultivate – perhaps an allotment or a large garden or a local…

Find out more »

November 2019

Design and Maintain Borders in the Garden

November 3 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2 10 tickets left

Another year of this long-standing workshop that has so far designed and planted our Hot! Border in the walled garden and the ‘Oudolf’ border in front of the deck. This course is designed to build confidence in a range of gardening jobs and to think about how to make your garden different. This year we will be redesigning our sensory border in the lower garden as well as implementing a design for the border outside the gate and all the…

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Fermentation Workshop in November

November 16 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£15 – £30 10 tickets left

Join us at the sunny Greenhouses where we will talk about different ways to ferment and preserve food and make seasonal ferments using locally grown ingredients. You will leave with three ferments to take home and the confidence to ferment seasonally in your kitchen. If you can bring three large (c.500ml) or six smaller (c.300ml) clean, recycled jars with you, please do. If not, we have kilner jars we can supply at cost and a limited supply of recycled jars…

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The Composters Year

November 17 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2 10 tickets left

Every year we produce around 30 tonnes of compost in the garden and this year we aim to produce even more as we have additional bays. This workshop is an opportunity to get to know all aspects of composting both theory and practice whilst helping your local community garden over a composting season. The workshop will run over 10 x 2 hour sessions once per month starting in October until next July. This is a practical course and there will…

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