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March

Plant Drawing Evening

24th March, 19:00 - 21:00
The South London Botanical Institute, The South London Botanical Institute
London, Gt Lon SE24 9AQ
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Plant Drawing Evening

An informal drop-in group which meets to draw plants from the garden and herbarium, and share refreshments and advice. All welcome, all abilities, please bring your own artist materials, although basic materials are provided.    Members free/Non-members £3 No booking necessary Helen Firminger

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April
£6.00 - £8.00

Spring Tree Walk- Battersea Park

1st April, 11:00 - 13:30
Battersea Park, Meeting place on booking
London, England SW11 4NJ GB
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Spring Tree Walk- Battersea Park

This event involves learning more about your local trees, how to identify them, and going for a walk in one of London's most beautiful parks. Our walk is being held on the same day as Thrive's Open Day in the park, so it is also an opportunity to find out more about their work and buy some plants. Letta Jones. www.lettajones.com Booking essential. Refunds given up to 2 weeks prior to event.

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£10.00 - £15.00

Plant Collecting for the Herbarium

1st April, 14:00 - 16:30
South London Botanical Institute, 323 Norwood Road
London, Gt Lon SE24 9AQ GB
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Plant Collecting for the Herbarium

This event involves teaching of the history of the herbaria, how and what to collect, as well as a practical session and discussion about how to start your own herbarium. Roy Vickery. Booking essential. Refunds given up to 2 weeks prior to event.

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£25.00 - £30.00

Herbarium collages and mono prints

2nd April, 11:00 - 14:00
South London Botanical Institute, 323 Norwood Road
London, Gt Lon SE24 9AQ GB
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Herbarium collages and mono prints

Taking inspiration from our herbarium collection, learn to make mono stencil prints, and turn them into your own collages and prints to take home. Hosted by Augusta Akerman, SLBI wallpaper designer, www.augustakerman.com Booking essential. Refunds given up to 2 weeks prior to event.   Members £25/Non-members £30

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Easter Holiday Activities for ages 4+ and their carers – Sow Grow and Show

4th April, 10:00 - 16:00
The South London Botanical Institute, The South London Botanical Institute
London, Gt Lon SE24 9AQ
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Easter Holiday Activities for ages 4+ and their carers – Sow Grow and Show

Sow your seeds in your own handmade container, and take seeds home in your very own seed packet, designed and made by you.  Also learn how to press seedlings to make your own beautiful collection at home. Two sessions 10 - 12 pm and 2.00 - 4.00 pm Booking essential via contacting the office by phone 020 78674 5787 or email; info@slbi.org.uk Please note:   Thanks to funding from the City Bridge Trust these sessions will be free, but suggested donations of £2.00 per child…

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£30.00 - £35.00

The Scented Kitchen Garden – Vanilla

9th April, 11:00 - 13:30
South London Botanical Institute, 323 Norwood Road
London, Gt Lon SE24 9AQ GB
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The Scented Kitchen Garden – Vanilla

Exploring fragrant plants for both sweet and savoury culinary use. In the second of these practical and informative workshops, we shall delve into the sweet, comforting luxury of the Vanilla pod, discovering its labour-intensive cultivation, history and delicious diverse uses.   During the session you will create two inspired botanical blends: a vanilla infused sugar or salt and liquid Vanilla extract. £30 members/£35 non-members Includes notes, materials, and two finished spiced products to take home plus ideas and suggestions for culinary…

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Mushrooming in Spring – Tooting Common

22nd April, 10:30 - 24th June, 12:30
Mushrooming in Spring – Tooting Common

A walk to discover seasonal fungi with our fungi expert.   Meeting at the Tooting Lido Car Park at 10.30 Bring a hand lens if you can £3 Pay on the day Fabrice Boltho

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National Garden’s Scheme Open Day

23rd April, 14:00 - 25th June, 17:00
The South London Botanical Institute, 323 Norwood Road
London, SE24 9AQ
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National Garden’s Scheme Open Day

Enjoy our garden and house in the Spring with delicious teas, cakes and plants and seeds for sale.  Chat to our gardeners and find out more about the SLBI. NGS Tickets on sale on door £3. Sun 23rd April  2.00 - 5.00 pm

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£20.00 - £25.00

Press to Impress Plant Pressings

29th April, 11:00 - 15:00
South London Botanical Institute, 323 Norwood Road
London, Gt Lon SE24 9AQ GB
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Press to Impress Plant Pressings

This event gives an introduction to collecting, pressing and mounting plants, which includes taking a look at the SLBI Herbarium. Make your own cards, bookmarks or herbarium samples to take home. Materials will be provided. Nicky Nicoll, NHM. Booking essential. Refunds given up to 2 weeks prior to event.

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