Women’s Tuesdays in May / June

Women's Tuesdays 2



Tuesday 14th May – CARPENTRY: Making bee hotels

Tuesday 21st May – ARTS AND CRAFTS: Marbling

Tuesday 28th May – ARTS AND CRAFTS: Designing a backdrop for Garden Stage

Tuesday 4th June – ARTS AND CRAFTS: Needle Felting

Tuesday 10th June – ARTS AND CRAFTS: Making bee hotels

Tree House Opening Party!

Tree House

After months of careful preparations it is time to OPEN THE DOORS OF THE TREE HOUSE!
Join us at this children-orientated event at the Community Garden and enjoy the first opportunity to have a look at the Garden from above.
Event programme:
– 1pm – Multicultural Music Making children’s performance
– 1.30pm – Grand Opening of the Tree House
– Arts and crafts, Stories from the Tree House, treasure hunt and family games
– Bouncy castle and face-painting
– Cake and drinks at our community cafe.
And from 2pm – a CAMPFIRE! Bring your own sausages, marshmallows and things to toast.
Address: Caldmore Community Garden, Carless Street, WS1 3RH


Easter Egg Hunt!


Join us for an Easter Egg Hunt at Caldmore Community Garden on Saturday, 24th March, 12-4pm.

  • 1pm Easter Egg Hunt for children – bring a basket and come dressed up if you can
  • 12-3pm – Spring Craft Fair – meet some of the talented local crafters
  • Spring arts and crafts, gardening and family games
  • Facepainting
  • Cake and drinks at our community cafe

Address: Caldmore Community Garden, Carless Street, WS1 3RH

July Open Day – Big Butterfly Count – Saturday 29th July

July Open Day – Big Butterfly Count

When: Saturday 29th July 2017 at 12-4pm

Join us at the Big Butterfly Count – national action day to count and get to know British butterfly species! There will be family competitions, butterfly arts and crafts, and butterfly feeder making.

Peter and Natalie Mason will play for us live at the Garden – enjoy the music with a non-alcoholic coctail made with some of the herbs and fruit grown in the garden.

Come to our Photo Portrait Studio – as a part of our ongoing consultation, you can have your family portrait taken in return for your ideas for the Community Garden.

There will be games and races, barbecue, cakes and drinks at our community cafe. So why not come to the Garden and spend a lovely afternoon enjoying the outdoors, relaxing, learning and being a part of a great local community project?

Free Summer Holiday Club for children

Free Summer Holiday Club for children

When: Wednesday 26th July – Friday 25th August 2017

Monday – Friday at 12-3pm

Free holiday activities for children!

Gardening activities, nature arts and crafts, games and play outside and inside – the club operates in all weathers.

For children over 8 years old.
Younger children must be accompanied by parents.

Bring your own packed lunch.

To book a space please contact Anna on 07871813252 or come on the day.

Sensory Open Day – Saturday 24th June

Sensory Open Day

When: Saturday 24th June 2017 at 12-4pm

Join us for our June Open Day – we will be presenting our Sensory Garden to the community with plenty of activities focusing on our sensory experience of nature.

12.00-4pm – Garden of the Senses
– sensory arts and crafts
– tours of our sensory garden
– sensory games and challenges
12.00-4pm – Barbecue, cakes and drinks at our community cafe

Come to the garden to enjoy the outdoors, relax, learn and be part of a great local community project.

Bees and Butterflies Open Day – Saturday 27th May

Bees and Butterflies Open Day

When: Saturday 27th May 2017 at 12-4pm

Caldmore Community Garden would like to invite everyone to our “Bees and Butterflies” Open Day this Saturday.

Come to the garden to enjoy the outdoors, relax, learn and be part of a great local community project.

There will be plenty of activities for all ages:
– bees and butterflies arts and crafts
– bee and butterfly friendly plant trail and competition
– make a bee hotel
– face-painting
– barbecue and cakes and drinks at our community cafe.

You are very welcome to bring your own picnic.

Spring Open Day – Saturday 1st April

Spring Open Day

When: Saturday 1st April 2017 at 12-4pm

‣ Easter Egg Hunt – don’t miss the 1pm start!
‣ Find signs of spring in the garden
‣ Spring arts and crafts and garden activities for children
‣ Pizza from our own clay oven
‣ Delicious cakes and drinks in our Garden Café

Lots of things to do for everyone and a chance to help out and get to know more about the garden’s many activities, including our Men’s Shed project.


Autumn Open Day – Saturday 15th October

Autumn Open Day

When: Saturday 15th October 2016 at 12-4pm

Autumn Fun for all ages:

– Apple Pie Competition
Make your favourite apple pudding and win a prize!
Pies to be delivered by 1pm, judging will take place at 1.30pm.
– Autumn arts & crafts
– Bulb planting
– Prepare the garden for winter
– Community cafe: hot and cold drinks and apple delicacies (apple pie tasting after the competition at 2pm)
– Pizzas straight from our pizza oven

Celebrate the autumn in the community garden!

Our open days are supported with funding by Near Neighbours.