16 March 2010

Greenhouse growing launches in Myatts Fields this weekend

Everyone is welcome to come along on Sunday to plant cucumbers, peppers and aubergines in the greenhouse at Myatt's Fields Park in Vassall Ward. Myatts Fields Park sign

With support from Groundwork Southwark volunteers will be planting vegetable seeds, the results of which will be used in the park's cafe in the summer.

The planting sessions will be running from 10am-1pm. All are welcome - come along to the greenhouse near the Cormont Road/ Brief Street entrance to the park.

More information on the planting is available on the Project Dirt blog. The project is organised by Myatt’s Fields Park Project Group in partnership with Lambeth and Activate London (funded by the Big Lottery Fund).

Roots and Shoots Spring Science Open Day
If you are interested in growing you may also be interested in the Roots and Shoots Spring Science Open Day on Sunday 11am-4pm. Roots and Shoots is a short walk away in Fitzalan Street, SE11. See flyer below for further details

Roots and Shoots flyer

More information on the Roots and Shoots website