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Activities near B94AA

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  • Big Green Weekend
  • Green Gym
  • Practical conservation activity
  • I Dig Trees: OVO Tree Planting
  • Health walk
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  • Training or workshop
  • Food growing activity
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  • Wildlife surveying activity
  • Wednesday 24th August 2022

    Gardening for Health with Measham Green Gym

    With Measham Green Gym

    About 22.6 miles away from your postcode

    At Measham Primary school

    Activity description

    Our new second site in Measham now has a large polytunnel and raised beds. Come along and join in as we rejuvenate this garden space

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  • Thursday 25th August 2022

    Gardening for Health with Measham Green Gym

    With Measham Green Gym

    About 22.3 miles away from your postcode

    At Measham Green Gym

    Activity description

    Our friendly weekly gardening group has taken over a once derelict site in Measham, transforming this neglected space into an oasis of calm and plenty! We meet every week to grow food and flowers, to chat and enjoy each others company while getting some gentle exercise. A great group to boost your mood! This activity is suitable for all sections of the adult community, even if you have a mild to moderate health condition (please check with your doctor for specific advice on your condition). No previous experience is needed, and if you are in a wheelchair or can't bend, don't worry, because we have raised beds! Please get in touch with Ben before coming along, and he will book you on :)

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  • Friday 26th August 2022

    Rowheath Pavilion Community Food Growing

    With Rowheath Pavilion Green Gym

    About 4.4 miles away from your postcode

    At Rowheath Pavillion

    Activity description

    Join us every Friday as we live the Good Life by sowing, growing, and harvesting our own food. We have a growing space with accessible raised beds right next to the pavilion building. We also go for a nature walk around Rowheath Park whilst we immerse ourselves in the sights and sounds that this valuable green space has to offer. Bird ID walks are also undertaken along with traditional conservation activities.

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  • Friday 26th August 2022

    Bird Song Walk

    With Rowheath Pavilion Green Gym

    About 4.4 miles away from your postcode

    At Rowheath Pavillion

    Activity description

    May the force (of nature) be with you. Amaze your friends and family by being able to identify birds by their call alone. Become a local hero as you gain confidence and expand your knowledge. Join us for a relaxed circuit of Rowheath Park whilst we ID birds by song and sight. The site has meadows, mature hedgerow, and a large pool with a diverse variety of birds and other wildlife. Look out for our dawn chorus walks in April and May!

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  • Friday 26th August 2022

    Gardening taster courses at Holden Street Allotments

    With Leicester Food Growing

    About 34.2 miles away from your postcode

    At Holden Street Community Allotment

    Activity description

    TCV is partnering with Leicester City Council and Leicester Community Links to offer a series of 4 workshops at the Holden Street Community Allotment! The courses will be: 19th August - Improving your soil 26th August - Composting - how to make "black gold" 2nd Sept - Make a garden from a pallet! 9th Sept - making the most of your garden space Please ensure you BOOK YOUR PLACE as spaces are limited!

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  • Saturday 27th August 2022

    Repton Wood - Forestry Volunteering

    With National Forest Volunteers

    About 27.2 miles away from your postcode

    At Repton Wood

    Activity description

    Repton Wood is a large forestry site to the north of Swadlincote and we will be here on four dates in August to thin out and prune areas of native trees for the benefit of oak species, as well as removing redundant tree guards.

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  • Monday 29th August 2022

    Ley Hill Community Food Growing

    With Ley Hill Green Gym

    About 5.6 miles away from your postcode

    At Ley Hill Green Gym

    Activity description

    Join us every Monday as we sow, grow and harvest our own produce. Nothing beats the taste of home grown food. All that exercise keeps us fit and healthy too. It's also a great way to meet new people in an outdoor setting.

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  • Tuesday 30th August 2022

    West Heath Green Gym

    With West Heath Green Gym

    About 6.2 miles away from your postcode

    At West Heath Community Centre

    Activity description

    Do you love the idea of sowing, growing and enjoying tasty fresh produce?. Do you want to learn more about food growing and horticulture? Join us every Tuesday as we have lots of fun at our food growing space doing just that. Nothing is better than tasty vegetables that you have grown and cared for. We have a number of raised beds which are accessible and easy to manage. No experience is needed and all tools are provided. The Green Gym sessions are part of the Health for Life program in South Birmingham, kindly funded by Mondelez.

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  • Tuesday 30th August 2022

    Pick Triangle Wood - Yellow-Rattle Seed Sowing Day

    With National Forest Volunteers

    About 24.1 miles away from your postcode

    At Pick Triangle Wood

    Activity description

    On Tuesday 30th August, our friendly volunteer community will be working at Pick Triangle, near Moira, to enhance the wildflower diversity of grassland habitat by sowing yellow-rattle seeds. Yellow-rattle is known to improve grassland species diversity by weakening the competitive abilities of more dominant grass species.

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  • Wednesday 31st August 2022

    Bird Song Walk

    With Queen Elizabeth Hospital Green Gym

    About 2.9 miles away from your postcode

    At Queen Elizabeth Hospital

    Activity description

    May the force (of nature) be with you. Amaze your friends and family by being able to identify birds by their call alone. Become a local hero as you gain confidence and expand your knowledge. Join us for a relaxed circuit of the extensive grounds whilst we ID birds by song and sight. The site has woodland, meadow, and scrub habitat with a diverse variety of birds and other wildlife. Our route takes us alongside the Bourn Brook with potential sightings of Kingfisher. Look out for our dawn chorus walks in April and May!

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