As an important part of the Glengall Wharf Garden community, we’re pleased to invite you all to our upcoming AGM, on Wednesday 5th May, 6.00pm.Over the past year it’s been heart-warming to see so many of you get involved, join volunteer groups and support our efforts to make the garden thrive. As a result, we have … Continue reading AGM Meeting
We are proud to announce that, as part of the Good to Grow weekend, Glengall Wharf Garden will be hosting a plant sale & swap!Sunday 25th April11:00 – 16:00Glengall Wharf Garden,Burgess Park, SE15 6NF Everyone is welcome to browse, buy, or swap new green friends:HouseplantsFruit & vegetable seedlingsSeedsHerbsWe will also have some gorgeous plant pots for sale, kindly … Continue reading Plant sale & swap!
Some good news has been making its way around the garden this week! Following the isolation of 2020, we've been working on a project to re- engage and uplift the community and ensure the garden is a place where everyone can come together. We've been sharing details of the campaign on our social media page … Continue reading Glengall Wharf Garden Crowdfunding Project
We'll be running a new free session for anyone interested in learning more about forest gardening. Each of the 5 sessions will have roughly the same content and will cover: What is a forest garden? The benefits of growing food this way How to maintain Tree care and pruning ( this might be theory only as it’s … Continue reading Free Introduction to Forest Gardening Sessions
You are invited to join a free Lockdown Food Growing at Home session. The workshop will take place on Thursday February 18th at 6.30pm and it is a 90 minute food growing workshop for anyone wanting to know more about food growing at home. As long as you have a window sill, balcony or a … Continue reading Free Online Lockdown Food Growing Workshop
WANTED We’re looking for donations of water bowsers, storage tanks or any liquid storage units as part of a rainwater harvesting development project for the garden (more on this soon) . Used, new or faulty/repairable tanks all welcome! We're looking for tanks with a minimum capacity of 1000 litres or thereabouts. Please email our site … Continue reading In search of water storage tanks!
We are pleased to announce that we will be runningtwo free, 6 week beginner food growing courses, starting this month! Who are these courses for?If you meet the criteria below, they are for you!Eager to learn about sustainable and ethical food growingCan commit to the full course (except in case of illness etc.)Local to Burgess … Continue reading Free food growing course for beginners!
Practice the skill of observation. Take time to ground and listen. When we clear away some of our inner obstacles so that we can open ourselves to the outside world, when we allow ourselves to be in the present, we can be fed and informed and delighted by the richness of life around us. - … Continue reading Nine ways of observing
This Saturday 19th September, we will be holding our Grown in Peckham Fundraiser from 2-5pm. The fundraiser will include a pottery sale, plant sale (house plants, garden plants and herbs), quality bric a brac, homemade jams made from the garden’s fruit, cake, and guided tours from our food growers. All proceeds from the sale will go towards helping fund future … Continue reading Grown In Peckham Fundraiser – Saturday 19th September 2020
The garden is run by volunteers, operating in working groups. Read a description of each working group below and if you're interested in getting involved, we would love to hear from you! You'll be joining a vibrant, friendly team who share skills and ideas openly, working together to ensure the garden continues to serve the … Continue reading Join our working groups