What’s growing at Wolves Lane?

 

Check out our What’s On page to see how you can join in!

 

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London Grown – Volunteering in the Garden – every Tuesday

Volunteer in the Garden every Tuesday!

with London Grown, Spring 2018

TUES MAY 22ND

11am-4pm

@ Wolves Lane Horticultural Centre, Wolves Lane, N22 5JD

* share knowledge
* learn skills
* natural food growing
* meet new people
* spend time with nature
* have fun + get active!

 

Work with trained gardeners from seed to harvest:

  • seed sowing
  • companion planting
  • pest & disease management
  • how to harvest
  • greenhouse growing
  • magic of compost!

Please arrive 10 minutes before to start each session.

If it’s your first session there will be a volunteer induction.

Refreshments will be provided.

Contribution towards volunteers’ travel will be available.

What to bring:

  • sturdy shoes
  • clothes to garden in

For more information contact volunteer co-ordinator Jae at:

londongrown@gmail.com

07784946798

www.facebook.com/londongrown

 

Learn how to garden FREE – on Wednesdays!

Interested in helping develop the new Wolves Lane Community Garden?

Community Gardening with Friends

11am-3pm every Wednesday

The  community garden is on the right as you go into the site from the street.

Please leave a message on the website through our Contact page

or

JUST SHOW UP!!

Wolves Lane needs people who enjoy gardening as well as new gardeners who want to learn.

We also need donations of

  • plants
  • seeds
  • cuttings
  • gardening tools

…but most of all…

  • good ol’ fashioned enthusiasm! 

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Wolves Lane Workshop Needs You – Tues May 22nd!

Wolves Lane Centre needs you!

Would you be able to help look after the buildings and equipment

at the Wolves Lane?

Please help us to preserve this local asset.

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Come to Wolves Lane Centre

Tuesdays at 11 a.m.

Or contact Roger Skipper at wolveslaneworkshop@gmail.com or on 07771 995696.

All welcome!

London Grown have established an on-site workshop at the Wolves Lane Centre used in the short term as a base for the repair, maintenance and upkeep of the buildings and equipment at the centre, in particular the Palm House. And they are looking for volunteers!

Come and learn something new!

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If you know someone who is retired and has expertise or knowledge in engineering or repairs, please let them know too!

This is NOT compulsory – but we are eagerly looking for people with experience in any of the following areas: plumbing, roofing, painting & decorating, electrical systems, fire alarm systems, heating and ventilation systems, facilities management, CAD software, IT infrastructure, admin, spreadsheets, CCTV systems, glasshouse maintenance, irrigation systems, aquarium systems, landscape gardening, bricklaying, paving, fencing, cleaning, carpentry, woodworking, metalworking, locksmithing, tree surgery, blagging stuff or anything else that might help to maintain the centre. But all welcome!!

Donations of old tools also gratefully received.

 

Ubele report on Community Market May 7th!

Wolves Lane Community Market was back with a bang

on Bank Holiday Monday, 7th May 2018!

Wolves Lane Community Market was back for the second time, only without all the coats and snow!

A number of Wood Green residents, particularly those that have lived here for a certain amount of time will know just how important and overall significant the centre was (and still is) to the local community.

From being able to buy soil and plants, to simply having a cup of coffee whilst you let the kids run around in the Palm House, Wolves Lane Horticultural Centre has always been at the hearts of local residents.

Since it isn’t open to the general public (for now), Wolves Lane Community Market aims to bring the community together once a month to have a chance to once again visit the centre, buy local goods and support growing businesses!

The vibe was set from the moment you walked in, from the aromatic scent of the Barbecue, to the…

read more here!

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Wolves Lane’s social media has a new look!

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VISITED

WOLVES LANE WEBSITE AND SOCIAL MEDIA

RECENTLY?

~ COME TAKE A LOOK! ~

We’ve got a new style!

 

 

 

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If you haven’t already, please follow us on twitter – and  instagram and facebook!

And sign up to show your support as a Member – join our distribution list. It’s FREE!

Then please retweet this post to all your friends!

 

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We do need all the support in numbers we can get to demonstrate to Haringay Council that this is a valued community resource that cannot be lost.

Thank you in advance for all your support in whatever form it may take and we hope to see you at one of our meetings soon!

 

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NEW – AQA Course for 16-25 year olds!

Friends of Wolves Lane Meeting Today – Come join us!

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Our next meeting is… TODAY!

Saturday May19th, 2018 at 10:30am ~ 12:00

~ Free tea, coffee and biscuits from 10am ~

Join us for a cuppa – we look forward to seeing you there!

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NOTE: In case you are wondering – this is a regular Friends meeting

(and not the “royal wedding” Friends meeting)!

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Friends of Wolves Lane

meet every third Saturday of the month at 10:30am

in the cafe at Wolves Lane Centre.

Wolves Lane, Wood Green, N22 5JD

 

The Agenda for this meeting can be found on the Minutes & Agendas of Meetings page.

 

Tomorrow – Friends of Wolves Lane Meeting – Come join us!

Our next meeting is tomorrow!

Saturday May 19th, 2018

at 10:30am ~ 12:00

Join us for a cuppa – we look forward to seeing you there!

All welcome as always especially new faces. come to learn and contribute to the latest developments of the centre.

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NOTE: In case you are wondering – this is a regular Friends meeting

(and not the “royal wedding” Friends meeting)!

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Friends of Wolves Lane

meet every third Saturday of the month at 10:30am.


Wolves Lane, Wood Green, N22 5JD

 

The Agenda for this meeting can be found on the Minutes & Agendas of Meetings page.

 

Planning a children’s birthday party? Call PUDDLES!

Puddles

are party professionals who create magical children’s parties at several venues across London –

including the Palm House and cafe at Wolves Lane!

Contact them at www.puddles.london/