Growth and Change: the documentary that follows 30 years of the Calthorpe Project.
Our thanks to Ruth Cebrian for her creativity and hard work
Summer activities for children and families – July 23rd until September 1st, 2 – 8pm.
Lots of fun activities for the whole family and the opportunity to enjoy the lovely summer evenings in the garden. All activities are free. Unfortunately the Bee Workshop July 31st is now cancelled. We will be rebuilding our clay oven later in August. Summer 2015
Goodbye to Jack and good luck in Japan.
Our latest version of Calthorpe Cuttings is ready … Newsletter spring 15
Thanks to Willmott Dixon Interiors for all the work to our building and garden. We’re now back in the office with a fresh coat of paint, new lighting, new storage facilities and desks. The toilets have been completely replaced and the walls tiled. The exterior decking goes around the corner of the office giving a great view into the garden.
Click on the link to watch a 25 minute video made by the London City Farms & Community Gardens
What we do
People from all cultural and diverse backgrounds participate and enrich our activities. Our volunteer and training programme helps people learn new skills, provides opportunity for social interaction and outdoor exercise as well as offering horticultural training for adults with learning difficulties. Environmental and food growing sessions encourage and develop awareness of organic methods and composting. Bangladeshi women and older people as well as families participate growing their own food. Our 5-a-side futsal pitch provides programmes to improve health and well-being for young people as well as generating vital revenue from hiring. We provide respite from over crowded housing in our Early Years drop in and weekend play provision for children.