Barracks Lane Community Garden

A beautiful green space at the heart of a growing community

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Events Archive

Saturday 29th April 2017

Open Garden: Coffee and Papers / Designing our memory garden

Saturday open garden days run from 1st April to the 28th October 2017. 11am - 4.00pm.   Gardening activities all day.

11am – 1pm Coffee, papers, chat and gardening.  Our large sandpit is open all day for younger visitors.

1 – 2pm You are welcome to bring a picnic or packed lunch and eat in the cabin or garden.

2 – 4pm Activities. You are also welcome to just enjoy being in the garden.

Spring afternoon programme

1 April            Exploring the garden, listen to birdsong, make a bird box

8 April            Musician Nick Cope in the cabin (this is our one Spring event that you do need a ticket for. See our website for details)

15 April         Teach your grandmother to suck eggs! Easter egg hunt and egg dying and painting

22 April         Seed planting and clay pot painting

29 April         Discovering plants in the garden. Designing our memory garden.

6 May            Setting up a neighbourhood action group

13 May          Stich and chat. Rug ragging and cushion making. Bring your own craft project.

20 May          Cowley past and present. Bring your photos of East Oxford and Cowley.

27 May          Plant and seed swap. Explore the garden.

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