As Spring approaches we’re looking forward to seeing lots of volunteers, and lots of produce and flowers in the garden again. We have now started sowing seeds in the warmth and protection of the greenhouse to start off the new season’s planting.
During March and April volunteer sessions will be Saturdays between 10 am -2 pm
We also hope to start a midweek volunteer session soon.
There are also a number of events:
Please note: 5th March 2 – 5 Fruit Tree Grafting Workshop – Postponed for now
Events in March:
19th March 10.30am – 4pm March Brilliant Bulbs in Bloom @ A Space 2 Grow
We are celebrating our first birthday with some fun stuff along with the usual gardening activities we get up to :
- Come and see the bulbs planted in November in full bloom
- Help us decorate the glass in the greenhouse with spring themed art
- Get growing – kids and adults alike can plant seeds to take away or donate to our kitchen garden
- Enjoy Easter Egg hunt
Some of our team like to bring cake, so get to the garden early for a slice!
20th March 2 – 5 pm Sustainable Sunderland Spring Fest – hosted by St Peters Church & A Space 2 Grow
Come and see a range of groups and organisations involved in growing food, conservation and environmental projects. Lots of fun activities. Live music.
Events after Easter (dates tbc):
- Hanging basket workshop
- Introduction to beekeeping day
- Get Arty: Make a pinhole camera (session 1)
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