“An inner city oasis – a community garden and centre where people grow and learn together taking care of each other and the environment.” Download our aims & objectives here Follow Twitter @CalthorpeProj
The check takes 25 minutes and includes;
- Blood pressure, blood glucose and cholesterol assessment.
- Lifestyle assessment, personal and family medical history.
- Healthy weight calculation.
- Assessing your risk of developing stroke, heart disease or type 2 diabetes in the next 10 years.
Sandander Homework class
Two gifted students were spotted in our Santander homework class back in 2012 by tutors from Teachus. These 2 students passed their GCSE’s at age 11. Camden’s Mayor, Jonathan Simpson presented the boys with a certificate Shining Star presentation
Corporate Volunteering Go Green for a Day
We have a number of volunteering opportunities for companies who would like to help out their local community garden. If you would like further details, please give us a ring.
Anaerobic Digestion - A revolutionary new composting system
Click here for further information We are pleased to announce that we have received planning permission to install our digester. Work should start in the next few weeks converting our greenhouse into a digester storage facility and a volunteer space.
Weekly Activities – download our timetable Classes for children & adults
Click on the link to watch a 25 minute video made by the London City Farms & Community Gardens Association https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHGYWixlB80
Camden Home Ed Group – Friday 11am – 2pm £1 per hour for ages 4 – 14
Lessons include science from 11am-12 in which the children study and record observations, then analyse and discuss the data collected during various experiments. The theme this term is time. The children then help to make their own lunch and share fruit. This is followed at 1pm by art class in which they use a variety of materials and techniques. This term we have been drawing the human body and faces and are starting a 2D and 3D project on the five senses. Phone 0207 383 5829 mob: 07840 004995
Hip Hop & Street Dance @ OneKX, Saturdays http://onekx.org.uk/hip-hop-
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 out door 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.