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Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses

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

August 2019

Foraging fun! 2 (7 – 11 years)

27 August 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

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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Guitar Lessons in the Gardens

31 August 2019 @ 9:45 am - 1:45 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10

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

31 August 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12

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

6 September 2019 @ 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

7 September 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12

APOLOGIES - THIS SESSION IS NOW FULLY BOOKED 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…

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Story Stompers Preschool Group

10 September 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10. 30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children…

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Story Stompers on Thursdays

12 September 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our Thursday morning preschoolers’ group! Join us for storytelling and explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft – whatever the weather. 9.15am - 10.30am. We particularly encourage older carers and grandparents to take part in these Thursday sessions with their 2 to 4 year olds, and enjoy stories old and new in the garden. If you have a have a favourite story from early childhood you’d like us to share,…

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Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

13 September 2019 @ 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

14 September 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10

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

14 September 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£15 – £30

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

15 September 2019 @ 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

15 September 2019 @ 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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Story Stompers Preschool Group

17 September 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Story Stompers on Thursdays

19 September 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our Thursday morning preschoolers’ group! Join us for storytelling and explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft – whatever the weather. 9.15am - 10.30am. We particularly encourage older carers and grandparents to take part in these Thursday sessions with their 2 to 4 year olds, and enjoy stories old and new in the garden. If you have a have a favourite story from early childhood you’d like us to share,…

Find out more »

Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

20 September 2019 @ 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

21 September 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12

PLEASE NOTE ONE HOUR EARLIER START THIS WEEK OF 10AM! SESSION ENDS 11.30AM Get your weekend off to a great start with an hour and a half of 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 * These workshops brings together all the well-being benefits of yoga with the healing energy of nature. They…

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Jess Cahill, Lis Stewart and Chris Dyer Gig at the Greenhouses

22 September 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7 – £10

*****ONLINE BOOKING NOW CLOSED BUT YOU CAN BUY TICKETS WITH CASH/CARD AT BPCG! **** Jess Cahill, Chris Dyer and Lis Stewart perform together on hurdy gurdy, melodeon, 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.  Have a listen here to really lovely and just very recently recorded rehearsals by the group. Gates open 4pm to give an opportunity…

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Story Stompers Preschool Group

24 September 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30am (story at 9.30am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and details of…

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Story Stompers on Thursdays

26 September 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our Thursday morning preschoolers’ group! Join us for storytelling and explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft – whatever the weather. 9.15 am - 10.30 am. We particularly encourage older carers and grandparents to take part in these Thursday sessions with their 2 to 4 year olds, and enjoy stories old and new in the garden. If you have a have a favourite story from early childhood you’d like us…

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Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

27 September 2019 @ 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

28 September 2019 @ 9:45 am - 1:45 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£5 – £10

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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Outdoor Garden Yoga at the Greenhouses

28 September 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12

***Booking now closed but there are still 4 places available for cash purchases before the class ! *** Get your weekend off to a great start with an hour and a half of 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 * These workshops brings together all the well-being benefits of yoga with the…

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Lucy Farrell Gig at the Greenhouses

28 September 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7 – £10

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 Trio with whom she’s sung, sawed and played viola on many occasions. An…

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The Productive Garden

29 September 2019 @ 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

Story Stompers Preschool Group

1 October 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Story Stompers on Thursdays

3 October 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our Thursday morning preschoolers’ group! Join us for storytelling and explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft – whatever the weather. 9.15am - 10.30am. We particularly encourage older carers and grandparents to take part in these Thursday sessions with their 2 to 4 year olds, and enjoy stories old and new in the garden. If you have a have a favourite story from early childhood you’d like us to share,…

Find out more »

Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

4 October 2019 @ 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 October 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

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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Outdoor Garden Yoga at the Greenhouses

5 October 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12

ONLINE BOOKING CLOSED NOW BUT WE STILL HAVE A FEW SPACES SO DO TURN UP WITH CASH TODAY! Get your weekend off to a great start with an hour and a half of 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 * These workshops brings together all the well-being benefits of yoga with the…

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Design and Maintain Borders in the Garden over the year

6 October 2019 @ 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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Discover the Medicinal Plants of Brockwell Park in the Autumn

6 October 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Have you ever wanted to know more about the medicinal plants that grow all around us and how to use them to support your health? As the nights draw in and the leaves begin to turn, spend two and a half hours with Medical Herbalist Melinda McDougall in beautiful Brockwell Park  and discover how you can use commonly-found plants to bring balance and vitality to your life. Herbal medicine has been used for thousands of years. Modern scientific research has…

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Danzon – Blues Guitar Duo

6 October 2019 @ 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 Walnut Liquor (Noccino) Cocktails (made from BPCG walnuts), Locally brewed Canopy Beer and home…

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Story Stompers Preschool Group

8 October 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Story Stompers on Thursdays

10 October 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our Thursday morning preschoolers’ group! Join us for storytelling and explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft – whatever the weather. 9.15am - 10.30am. We particularly encourage older carers and grandparents to take part in these Thursday sessions with their 2 to 4 year olds, and enjoy stories old and new in the garden. If you have a have a favourite story from early childhood you’d like us to share,…

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Introduction to Greenwood Sculpture

11 October 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£5 – £10

At this session, we will cover: What green woodworking is Aims and principles of our group Basic safety principles The participant agreement An introduction to some key tools used in green woodworking - axe, straight knife, hook knife, drawknife You will leave the day having made a sculptural object from a log. Tea/coffee provided.  Please provide your own lunch. There are adult and concession tickets available for this workshop.  However, we aim to be as inclusive as possible, so if…

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Better Fridays – Therapeutic Gardening Afternoons

11 October 2019 @ 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

12 October 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7.50 – £10

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 »

Outdoor Garden Yoga at the Greenhouses

12 October 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12

ONLINE TICKET SALES ARE NOW CLOSED BUT YOU CAN STILL COME ALONG AND PAY SALLY CASH AS THERE ARE A FEW PLACES STILL LEFT FOR THIS MORNING. THANKS! Get your weekend off to a great start with an hour and a half of 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 * These workshops…

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Maintaining the Kitchen Garden

13 October 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £5

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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Sunday Pizzas

13 October 2019 @ 12:45 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! 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! Book your £4.00 Pizza Ticket now!  As we hope many people can enjoy, mingle and meet at our pizza days, please only book a maximum of 6 tickets for you, your friends and family.  

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Nkomba

13 October 2019 @ 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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Story Stompers Preschool Group

15 October 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Story Stompers on Thursdays

17 October 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our Thursday morning preschoolers’ group! Join us for storytelling and explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft – whatever the weather. 9.15am - 10.30am. We particularly encourage older carers and grandparents to take part in these Thursday sessions with their 2 to 4 year olds, and enjoy stories old and new in the garden. If you have a have a favourite story from early childhood you’d like us to share,…

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SOLD OUT: Harvest Fun at the Greenhouses

19 October 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

Join us for this family fun harvest workshop, part of our harvest celebrations and the IEL Harvest programme. Explore the gardens with Cathy, hunting for harvest veg and signs of the season. Then help us juice delicious seasonal apples, carrots and ginger to make a super harvest juice! Finally let your imagination run wild as we use colourful vegetables to create wonderful and wacky harvest creatures. This workshop finishes at 12.30pm, and will be followed by our Harvest Festival Feast…

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Harvest Festival Feast & Music

19 October 2019 @ 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 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, vegetables, 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

20 October 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£15 – £30

It is time we start preparing our ferments for Christmas, so join us at the Greenhouses to learn about different fermentation techniques, gut health and the importance of including a variety of fermented foods in our daily diet. You will taste many delicious ferments that Jelena has prepared for this workshop and we will make piccalilli sauerkraut, zingy turshiya brined vegetables and probiotic-rich water kefir. At the end of the workshop, you will leave with three ferments to take home…

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The Composter’s Year

20 October 2019 @ 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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SOLD OUT: Nuts about Seeds! 1

21 October 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

We're nuts about seeds this autumn at the Greenhouses! Come along to find out what seeds are and where they come from, then have a go at seed saving as we explore the gardens. Finally get crafty to create beautiful seed pendants and seed mosaics to take home. £6 per child / £4 sibling / £3 low household income. Family workshop for children under 9 years. This workshop must be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below).…

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SOLD OUT: Nuts about Seeds! 2

21 October 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

We're nuts about seeds this autumn at the Greenhouses! Come along to find out what seeds are and where they come from, then have a go at seed saving as we explore the gardens. Finally get crafty to create beautiful seed pendants and seed mosaics to take home. £6 per child / £4 sibling / £3 low household income. Family workshop for children under 9 years. This workshop must be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below).…

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SOLD OUT: Autumn Explorers 1 (under 5s)

22 October 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

Explore our gardens, woodland and natural kitchen this autumn…what will you find? Connect with the natural world through exploration, craft and play at this free flow morning for the under 5s. Join us as we explore our autumn garden looking for signs of the season. Then create colourful autumn crowns, have fun with our seedy name activity, try your hand at leaf threading and make new friends in our natural kitchen area. £6 per child / £4 sibling / £3…

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Autumn Explorers 2 (under 5s)

22 October 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

Explore our gardens, woodland and natural kitchen…what will you find? Connect with the natural world through exploration, craft and play at this free flow afternoon for the under 5s. Join us as we explore our autumn garden looking for signs of the season. Then create colourful autumn crowns, have fun with our seedy name activity, try your hand at leaf threading and make new friends in our natural kitchen area. £6.00 per child / £4 sibling / £3 low household…

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SOLD OUT: Art in the Garden: Drawing and Printing (4+ years)

23 October 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

Join us at the greenhouses for an outdoor art workshop with Helen. Taking inspiration from nature in our beautiful garden, we will experiment with different drawings methods and have a go at printmaking. All materials provided.  This is a family workshop for children aged 4 years +. Please note all children must be supervised by a participating adult (tickets required for children only). Tickets £6 per child / £3 low-income / £4 siblings. This session can be booked in advance…

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Guitar Lessons in the Garden

26 October 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7.50 – £10

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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Garden Yoga

26 October 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12

ONLINE BOOKING ENDS AT 9.20AM ON SATURDAY MORNING.BUT 3 TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE WITH CASH ON THE DAY. Get your weekend off to a great start with an hour and a half of 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 * These workshops brings together all the well-being benefits of yoga with the healing…

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Tai Chi with Andy Petch

26 October 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7.50 – £10

Practise Tai Chi and Chi Gong with Wu Style Senior Practitioner Andy Petch on Saturday afternoons. Wu style Tai Chi is a traditional Chinese martial art with a family lineage dating back some 150 years. It's a comprehensive form of exercise designed to benefit both the mind and body. The classes aim to: improve physical and mental health well being improve co-ordination, flexibility, balance and agility promote calm and patience improve mood and reduce stress and anxiety enhance aerobic capacity…

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The Productive Garden

27 October 2019 @ 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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Introduction to Greenwood Sculpture

27 October 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£5 – £10

At this session, we will cover: What green woodworking is Aims and principles of our group Basic safety principles The participant agreement An introduction to some key tools used in green woodworking - axe, straight knife, hook knife, drawknife You will leave the day having made a sculptural object from a log. Tea/coffee provided.  Please provide your own lunch. There are adult and concession tickets available for this workshop.  However, we aim to be as inclusive as possible, so if…

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Story Stompers Preschool Group

29 October 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Story Stompers on Thursdays

31 October 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our Thursday morning preschoolers’ group! Join us for storytelling and explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft – whatever the weather. 9.15am - 10.30am. We particularly encourage older carers and grandparents to take part in these Thursday sessions with their 2 to 4 year olds, and enjoy stories old and new in the garden. If you have a have a favourite story from early childhood you’d like us to share,…

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November 2019

Introduction to Greenwood Spoon Making

1 November 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£5 – £10

At this session, we will cover: What green woodworking is Aims and principles of our group Basic safety principles The participant agreement An introduction to some key tools used in green woodworking – axe, straight knife, hook knife, draw-knife You will leave the day having made a spoon or spatula from greenwood. Tea/coffee provided.  Please provide your own lunch. There are adult and concession tickets available for this workshop.  However, we aim to be as inclusive as possible, so if…

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Fermenting Fun: November

2 November 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

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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Greenhouse Yoga

2 November 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£9 – £12

Unfortunately, we have had to cancel this Yoga Workshop. We are so sorry for any inconvenience.  This was the last of our Garden Yoga sessions for 2019 but we hope to revive them again in Spring 2020.  We will keep you posted! Get your weekend off to a great start with an hour and a half of mix of slow flow hatha yoga and restorative yoga postures with mindfulness interwoven throughout the practice.  Sally Ramsden of Natural Connection will hold these…

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Tai Chi with Andy Petch

2 November 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7.50 – £10

Unfortunately, we are very sorry but we have had to cancel this class. We apologise if this has caused inconvenience or disappointment Practise Tai Chi and Chi Gong with Wu Style Senior Practitioner Andy Petch on Saturday afternoons. Wu style Tai Chi is a traditional Chinese martial art with a family lineage dating back some 150 years. It's a comprehensive form of exercise designed to benefit both the mind and body. The classes aim to: improve physical and mental health…

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Design and Maintain Borders in the Garden

3 November 2019 @ 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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Story Stompers Pre school

5 November 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4.00

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Story Stompers on Thursdays

7 November 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our Thursday morning preschoolers’ group! Join us for storytelling and explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft – whatever the weather. 9.15am - 10.30am. We particularly encourage older carers and grandparents to take part in these Thursday sessions with their 2 to 4 year olds, and enjoy stories old and new in the garden. If you have a have a favourite story from early childhood you’d like us to share,…

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Maintaining the Kitchen Garden – 12 sessions over a year

10 November 2019 @ 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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Story Stompers Pre School

12 November 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Fermentation Workshop in November

16 November 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£15 – £30

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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Tai Chi with Andy Petch

16 November 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7.50 – £10

Online ticket sales now closed but you can still come and just pay Andy in cash at the Tai Chi lesson.  Practise Tai Chi and Chi Gong with Wu Style Senior Practitioner Andy Petch on Saturday afternoons. Wu style Tai Chi is a traditional Chinese martial art with a family lineage dating back some 150 years. It's a comprehensive form of exercise designed to benefit both the mind and body. The classes aim to: improve physical and mental health well…

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The Composter’s Year

17 November 2019 @ 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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Story Stompers Pre school

19 November 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Story Stompers on Thursdays

21 November 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our Thursday morning preschoolers’ group! Join us for storytelling and explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft – whatever the weather. 9.15am - 10.30am. We particularly encourage older carers and grandparents to take part in these Thursday sessions with their 2 to 4 year olds, and enjoy stories old and new in the garden. If you have a have a favourite story from early childhood you’d like us to share,…

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Art in the Garden: Drawing (4 years+)

23 November 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

Join us at the greenhouses for an outdoor art workshop with local artist Jasmin Ford. Taking inspiration from nature in our beautiful garden, we will experiment with different drawings methods and have a go at printmaking. All materials provided.  This is a family workshop for children aged 4 years +. Please note all children must be supervised by a participating adult (tickets required for children only). Tickets £6 per child / £3 low-income / £4 siblings. This session can be…

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Tai Chi with Andy Petch

23 November 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7.50 – £10

Online Ticket sales are now closed but there are still tickets available for cash payments to Andy. Practise Tai Chi and Chi Gong with Wu Style Senior Practitioner Andy Petch on Saturday afternoons. Wu style Tai Chi is a traditional Chinese martial art with a family lineage dating back some 150 years. It's a comprehensive form of exercise designed to benefit both the mind and body. The classes aim to: improve physical and mental health well being improve co-ordination, flexibility,…

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The Productive Garden

24 November 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

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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Introduction to Greenwood Sculpture

24 November 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£5 – £10

At this session, we will cover: What green woodworking is Aims and principles of our group Basic safety principles The participant agreement An introduction to some key tools used in green woodworking – axe, straight knife, hook knife, draw-knife You will leave the day having made a sculptural object from a log. Tea/coffee provided.  Please provide your own lunch. There are adult and concession tickets available for this workshop.  However, we aim to be as inclusive as possible, so if…

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Story Stompers Preschool Group

26 November 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Story Stompers on Thursdays

28 November 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our Thursday morning preschoolers’ group! Join us for storytelling and explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft – whatever the weather. 9.15am - 10.30am. We particularly encourage older carers and grandparents to take part in these Thursday sessions with their 2 to 4 year olds, and enjoy stories old and new in the garden. If you have a have a favourite story from early childhood you’d like us to share,…

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Introduction to Greenwood Spoon Making

29 November 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10

At this session, we will cover: What green woodworking is Aims and principles of our group Basic safety principles The participant agreement An introduction to some key tools used in green woodworking – axe, straight knife, hook knife, draw-knife You will leave the day having made a spoon or spatula from a piece of greenwood. Tea/coffee provided.  Please provide your own lunch. There are adult and concession tickets available for this workshop.  However, we aim to be as inclusive as…

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Tai Chi with Andy Petch

30 November 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7.50 – £10

Practise Tai Chi and Chi Gong with Wu Style Senior Practitioner Andy Petch on Saturday afternoons. Wu style Tai Chi is a traditional Chinese martial art with a family lineage dating back some 150 years. It’s a comprehensive form of exercise designed to benefit both the mind and body. The classes aim to: improve physical and mental health well being improve co-ordination, flexibility, balance and agility promote calm and patience improve mood and reduce stress and anxiety enhance aerobic capacity…

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December 2019

Design and Maintain Borders in the Garden

1 December 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
Free

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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Story Stompers Preschool Group

3 December 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Make a Christmas Wreath

5 December 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10 – £15

Come and try your hand at making Christmas Wreaths! We have all sorts of wonderful seed heads, pods, cones, foliage and willow frames from our gardens for you to get creative with.  Once you start looking, it's amazing what you can spot that will look truly wonderful on a wreath.  And it's great fun trying out different combinations and interweaving them together. Feel free to bring along any materials with you to mix and match with what we have already…

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Make a Christmas Wreath

7 December 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10 – £15

Come and try your hand at making Christmas Wreaths! We have all sorts of wonderful seed heads, pods, cones, foliage and willow frames from our gardens for you to get creative with.  Once you start looking, it's amazing what you can spot that will look truly wonderful on a wreath.  And it's great fun trying out different combinations and interweaving them together. Feel free to bring along any materials with you to mix and match with what we have already…

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Tai Chi with Andy Petch

7 December 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7.50 – £10

Practise Tai Chi and Chi Gong with Wu Style Senior Practitioner Andy Petch on Saturday afternoons. Wu style Tai Chi is a traditional Chinese martial art with a family lineage dating back some 150 years. It’s a comprehensive form of exercise designed to benefit both the mind and body. The classes aim to: improve physical and mental health well being improve co-ordination, flexibility, balance and agility promote calm and patience improve mood and reduce stress and anxiety enhance aerobic capacity…

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Maintaining the Kitchen Garden

8 December 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

This course will take place on Sundays once per month over the next 12 months until August 2020, normally on the second Sunday of the month. 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. There…

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Make a Christmas Wreath

8 December 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10 – £15

Come and try your hand at making Christmas Wreaths! We have all sorts of wonderful seed heads, pods, cones, foliage and willow frames from our gardens for you to get creative with.  Once you start looking, it's amazing what you can spot that will look truly wonderful on a wreath.  And it's great fun trying out different combinations and interweaving them together. Feel free to bring along any materials with you to mix and match with what we have already…

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Story Stompers Pre school

10 December 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Crafty Christmas (under 5s)

11 December 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3 – £6

Join us at the Greenhouses for some festive family fun. Explore signs of the season in our winter garden, then get crafty as we make Christmas decorations to take home. Finally help us prepare a delicious warming winter drink to keep us all cosy in the greenhouse!  This is a family workshop is for preschool children and their adults. Tickets £6 per child / £3 low-income / £4 siblings. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing…

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Tai Chi with Andy Petch

14 December 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£7.50 – £10

Practise Tai Chi and Chi Gong with Wu Style Senior Practitioner Andy Petch on Saturday afternoons. This is the last class before Christmas, until we restart again in January. Wu style Tai Chi is a traditional Chinese martial art with a family lineage dating back some 150 years. It’s a comprehensive form of exercise designed to benefit both the mind and body. The classes aim to: improve physical and mental health well being improve co-ordination, flexibility, balance and agility promote…

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The Composter’s Year

15 December 2019 @ 10:00 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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Make a Christmas Wreath

15 December 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10 – £15

Come and try your hand at making Christmas Wreaths! We have all sorts of wonderful seed heads, pods, cones and foliage from our gardens and the neighbourhood for you to get creative with.  Once you start looking, it's amazing what you can spot that will look truly wonderful on a wreath.  And it's great fun trying out different combinations and interweaving them together. Feel free to bring along any materials with you to mix and match with what we have…

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Christmas Story Stompers Pre school

17 December 2019 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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Introduction to Greenwood Spoon Making

20 December 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£10

At this session, we will cover: What green woodworking is Aims and principles of our group Basic safety principles The participant agreement An introduction to some key tools used in green woodworking – axe, straight knife, hook knife, draw-knife You will leave the day having made a spoon or spatula from a piece of greenwood. Tea/coffee provided.  Please provide your own lunch. If you need a concessionary priced ticket for this workshop at £5,  please contact us at greenwood@brockwellgreenhouses.org.uk or…

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January 2020

Maintaining a Kitchen Garden

January 12 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

This workshop will take place on Sundays once per month until August 2020. It's a free workshop.  Dates are below. Participants will plan and maintain our Kitchen Garden around our seating circle as well as our 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. 12 JAN 2020, SUN 9…

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Design and Maintain Borders in the Garden

January 12 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

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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Story Stompers Preschool Group

January 14 @ 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£2.50 – £4

Stomp along to Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses for our weekly Tuesday outdoor preschool group! Join us for storytelling, explore the gardens and enjoy natural play and craft with Helen – whatever the weather. Term time Tuesdays 9.15 – 10.30 am (story at 9.30 am). Recommended for children aged 2-4 years Tickets £4 per child / £2.50 low-income / £3 sibling. This session can be booked in advance using our online ticketing system (see below). Please provide ages of children and…

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A Jolly Wassail

January 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom
£3.50

Very Sorry! This event is now sold out Join us in the greenhouse to make noisy shakers and wonderful wassail crowns, ready for the Jolly Wassail! We'll use recycled and natural materials to make percussion instruments, and craft beautiful decorative crowns to wear. When everyone is crowned and happy with their home made instruments, we will learn songs and enjoy music from our wonderful wassailing musicians the Appleheads. Then we will sing to our fruit trees and make as much…

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The Composter’s Year

January 19 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
LONDON, - none - SE24 0PA United Kingdom

Every year we produce around 30 tonnes of compost in the garden and this year we aim to produce even more as we have built 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 until next July. This is a practical course and there will be some…

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