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October

Half-Term Activities Day (For children aged 4+ and carers). Autumn Leaves

Tuesday, 24th October 2017, 10:00 - 16:00
Half-Term Activities Day (For children aged 4+ and carers). Autumn Leaves

Crafty creations using autumn leaves. Two sessions from 10am-12pm and 2pm-4pm, £2 per child/£5 for 3. Booking recommended via email or telephone Tuesday 24th October

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The Big Botanical Draw

Sunday, 29th October 2017, 11:00 - 15:00
The Big Botanical Draw

Part of The Big Draw (www.thebigdraw.com) Come and draw anything and everything botanical using various media, and have an opportunity for a closer look through the microscope. The topic is based around food plants. The house, garden and garden café will all be open. Exhibition from our food Plant Drawing Evenings. Materials provided. All ages welcome. Sunday 29th October Helen Firminger Free Please note: This event is free thanks to funding from City Bridge Trust for our Botany on Your…

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December

Seasonal Activities for Families (For ages 4+)

Saturday, 9th December 2017, 14:00 - 16:00
Seasonal Activities for Families (For ages 4+)

Come and make your own Christmas tree decorations with festive spices. Materials provided. Booking recommended via email or telephone. Free, donations welcome   Please note: This event is free thanks to funding from City Bridge Trust for our Botany on Your Plate project, but we would welcome donations towards our work - Thank you.

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January

Teacher’s Twilight Session – Edible Plant Workshops in your Neighbourhood

Wednesday, 31st January 2018, 17:00 - 18:00
The South London Botanical Institute, The South London Botanical Institute323 Norwood Road SE24 9AQ GB + Google Map
Teacher’s Twilight Session – Edible Plant Workshops in your Neighbourhood

For primary school teachers: Wednesday 31 January, 5-6pm This free twilight session will be a great opportunity to come and find out more about plant based community education programmes for schools at two venues:   Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses and The South London Botanical Institute. Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses and the South London Botanical Institute are community education charities who run interactive curriculum-linked plant and nature-based education programmes for schools and families in your local area. Both have exciting and diverse sites, and education…

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February

Half-Term Activities for Children aged 4+ and carers*: Make a Mini Pancake Party

Tuesday, 13th February 2018, 10:00 - 16:00
The South London Botanical Institute, The South London Botanical Institute323 Norwood Road SE24 9AQ GB + Google Map
Half-Term Activities for Children aged 4+ and carers*: Make a Mini Pancake Party

Make a Mini Pancake Party Make your own botanic dining table from plant materials, designing tiny dinner sets and guests. Two sessions: 10.00 - 12.00 & 2.00 - 4.00 pm Please book via phone 0208 674 5787 or email: [email protected] Free. *This event is free thanks to funding from City Bridge Trust for our Botany on your plate project, but we would welcome donations towards our work.  Thank you. Places limited, booking recommended.   Open Event - Sweet & Savoury Pancakes with…

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April

Easter Holiday Activities for Children aged 4+ and carers: “Hide and Seed”

Wednesday, 11th April 2018, 10:00 - 16:00
The South London Botanical Institute, The South London Botanical Institute323 Norwood Road SE24 9AQ GB + Google Map
Easter Holiday Activities for Children aged 4+ and carers: “Hide and Seed”

Hide and seed For children aged 4+ and carers.  A fun day of games related to seeds, and activities in our beautiful garden - dress appropriately. In addition, children will make a piece of ephemeral art work from found and collected natural materials. Two sessions: 10.00 - 12.00 & 2.00 - 4.00 pm £2 per child / £5 family  Please book via phone 0208 674 5787 or email: [email protected] Places limited, booking recommended

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Teacher’s Twilight Session – Edible Plant Workshops in your Neighbourhood

Wednesday, 25th April 2018, 16:45 - 18:00
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses, Dulwich Road
London, SE24 0PA United Kingdom
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Teacher’s Twilight Session – Edible Plant Workshops in your Neighbourhood

Are you a local teacher, interested in food plants and where our food comes from? Following our successful teacher twilight in January, we are pleased to announce a second 'Edible plant workshops in your Neighbourhood' evening. The event will be held at the Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses on Wednesday 25th April 2018, 4.45pm - 6pm. This twilight session will: - Give you the opportunity to meet us in person - Introduce inspiring outdoor learning environments and opportunities on your doorstep - Offer a unique opportunity…

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May

Half Term Activities: Plant Lore Walk in Peabody Woods

Tuesday, 29th May 2018, 14:00 - 16:00
The South London Botanical Institute, The South London Botanical Institute323 Norwood Road SE24 9AQ GB
Half Term Activities: Plant Lore Walk in Peabody Woods

Introducing children to the delightful stories about common plants from a plant folklore expert and learn about your local woods. Please meet at the SLBI at 2 pm prompt. Roy Vickery, www.plant-lore.com £5 per child    Places limited     Booking essential

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August

Summer Holiday Activities – Pollination Fun

Wednesday, 1st August 2018, 10:00 - 16:00
The South London Botanical Institute, The South London Botanical Institute323 Norwood Road SE24 9AQ GB + Google Map
Summer Holiday Activities – Pollination Fun

Come and join us for some pollination play in our botanical garden.  Make your own pollinator finger puppets and have lots of fun going on a pollen hunt. 2 sessions Morning: 10 - 12 and Afternoon: 2 - 4 Booking essential by our website or direct via eventbrite on this link:    https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/summer-holiday-activity-pollination-fun-tickets-47821173417 or by email to: [email protected] or by telephone: 020 8674 5787 £2 per child/£5 family of 3

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October

The Big Botanical Draw

Saturday, 27th October 2018, 11:00 - 15:00
The South London Botanical Institute, The South London Botanical Institute 323 Norwood Road SE24 9AQ United Kingdom + Google Map
The Big Botanical Draw

For both children and adults.   Part of The Big Draw www.thebigdraw.org Come and draw anything and everything botanical using various media led by the artist Julie Sullock. You can make rubbings of fungi, seeds and leaves, contribute to the longest botanical drawing in the world (probably) using the SLBI garden as inspiration, and have an opportunity for a closer look through a microscope. Adults and children can draw from a still life with fungi,  ferns & seeds. Your work…

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