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


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?

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.

Caldmore Community Garden Café Opening

Caldmore Community Garden Café Opening

When: Tuesday 19th July 2016 at 1-3pm

Come and join us for the opening of Garden Café – a community café run by volunteers in Caldmore Community Garden.

Tell us what you’d like the café to be like – what times should we open, what should we serve? Or maybe you’d like to get involved yourself?

In any case – there will be free tea and coffee and cake!