TODAY – Friends of Wolves Lane AGM – 10:30am

Friends of Wolves Lane

Annual General Meeting

will be

TODAY

Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at 10:30 am

in the cafe 

at Wolves Lane Garden Centre

Friends of Wolves Lane meet every third Saturday of the month at 10:30am. Free tea, coffee and biscuits from 10am.

Among many topics, we will be discussing proposed amendments to the Friends’ Constitution and if agreed, ratifying them.

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

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Announcing the Annual General Meeting – TOMORROW

Friends of Wolves Lane

Annual General Meeting

will be

TOMORROW

Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at 10:30 am

in the cafe 

at Wolves Lane Garden Centre

Friends of Wolves Lane meet every third Saturday of the month at 10:30am. Free tea, coffee and biscuits from 10am.

Among many topics, we will be discussing proposed amendments to the Friends’ Constitution and if agreed, ratifying them.

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

Announcing the Annual General Meeting – Sept 16th

Friends of Wolves Lane

Annual General Meeting

will be

Saturday, September 16th, 2017 at 10:30 am

in the cafe 

at Wolves Lane Garden Centre

Friends of Wolves Lane meet every third Saturday of the month at 10:30am. Free tea, coffee and biscuits from 10am.

Among many topics, we will be discussing proposed amendments to the Friends’ Constitution and if agreed, ratifying them.

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

Wolves Lane Workshop! – Tues 5th Sept

Wolves Lane Centre needs you!

Can you help look after buildings and equipment?

Come to Wolves Lane Centre

Tuesday 5th September at 11 a.m.

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

All welcome!

Since 1 April 2017 the Wolves Lane Centre has been managed by a consortium of partners led by OrganicLea, with day-to-day running administered by London Grown. London Grown are endeavouring to establish an on-site workshop at the Wolves Lane Centre that would be used in the short term primarily as a base of operations for the repair, maintenance and upkeep of the buildings and equipment at the centre, in particular the Palm House, and are looking for volunteers to help in setting up and running this workshop.

If you would like to get involved, come to a meeting at the Wolves Lane Centre on Tuesday 5th September at 11 a.m. Or please contact Roger Skipper at wolveslaneworkshop@gmail.com or on 07771 995696.

It would be especially useful if you have 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!!

If you know someone who is retired and has expertise or knowledge in any of the areas listed above,

please let them know!

Wolves Lane Workshop Needs You! – Tues 5th Sept

Wolves Lane Centre needs you!

Would you be able to help look after the buildings and equipment at the Wolves Lane Centre?

Please help us to preserve this local asset.

If you would like to get involved…

Come to Wolves Lane Centre

Tuesday 5th September at 11 a.m.

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

All welcome!

Since 1 April 2017 the Wolves Lane Centre has been managed by a consortium of partners led by OrganicLea, with day-to-day running administered by London Grown. London Grown are endeavouring to establish an on-site workshop at the Wolves Lane Centre that would be used in the short term primarily as a base of operations for the repair, maintenance and upkeep of the buildings and equipment at the centre, in particular the Palm House, and are looking for volunteers to help in setting up and running this workshop.

If you would like to get involved, come to a meeting at the Wolves Lane Centre on Tuesday 5th September at 11 a.m. Or please contact Roger Skipper at wolveslaneworkshop@gmail.com or on 07771 995696.

It would be especially useful if you have 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!!

If you know someone who is retired and has expertise or knowledge in any of the areas listed above,

please let them know!

Your Suggestions for DRAFT Friends of Wolves Lane Constitution?

Constitution morgueThe Friends of Wolves Lane are working on a new Constitution for our group. Please let us know if you have any suggestions, ideas or comments for our Draft Constitution.

You can find the  DRAFT of the new Constitution of the Friends of Wolves Lane under the “Friends” tab in this website’s top navigation bar or here.

Please read it through and feel free to contact us through the website or by writing us at wolveslanecentre (at) gmail.com.

This will also be discussed and proposed for ratification at the Annual General Friends of Wolves Lane Meeting on the 16th of September, 2017.

We are working together to make this the strongest Constitution we can have for our group. We welcome your feedback.

Pls Review Amendments to Friends of Wolves Lane Constitution

Constitution morgueThe Friends have proposed amendments to the Constitution of the Friends of Wolves Lane in order to reflect the changing aims of the group as we transition to supporting Organic Lea Consortium who are now managing the Wolves Lane facility.

The proposed amendments can be found at the Our Constitution page in the Friends section of the website.

The amendments will be put forward for discussion and ratification at the

Friends of Wolves Lane Annual General Meeting on

September 16th, 2017 at 10:30am at Wolves Lane.

Please join us on September 16th to discuss these amendments and the future role of the Friends.

We work together to make this Friends Group the strongest and most effective group we can to ensure that Wolves Lane Garden Centre continues and thrives.

 

London Grown Minimarket Report: Another rousing success!

Despite off again on again showers, once again more than 70 people visited London Grown’s Minimarket this past Saturday July 29th!

London Grown was joined by:

Each group had a stall and the stalls were loaded with interesting plants and tasty treats on offer including:

  • seedlings
  • begonias
  • geraniums in all colours
  • spider plants
  • aloe vera
  • canna plants
  • marrow, beetroot, beans and more
  • cacti
  • banana bread
  • chocolate chip cupcakes
  • gluten free banana spice bread
  • Stewart’s Jerk Chicken and Jerk Sausage BBQ!
  • and more…

The weather was perfect – well, showers with sun in between, so perfect in our books! Holly put up a canvas gazebo and immediately created a party atmosphere for all!

We’re looking forward to the next Plant Sale at Wolves Lane. Watch this blog to find out dates.

Hope to see you there!

Today 12-4pm! Wolves Lane Minimarket

London Grown is having a

Mini Market at Wolves Lane

Saturday July 29th, 12 noon – 4pm

  • Produce, Plants and More
  • Info on activities new and ongoing at the Centre – come find out how to join in!
  • Food and drink stalls

For more information, contact London Grown at londongrown@gmail.com or 0778 494 6798.

Tomorrow 12-4pm! Wolves Lane Minimarket

London Grown is having a

Mini Market at Wolves Lane

Saturday July 29th, 12 noon – 4pm

  • Produce, Plants and More
  • Info on activities new and ongoing at the Centre – come find out how to join in!
  • Food and drink stalls

 

  • London Grown – info on activities, plants & produce
  • Crop Drop – info on activities
  • WLFC – flowers
  • FOWL – cakes and plants
  • Stuart – BBQ
  • Allotment holders – produce

 

For more information, contact London Grown at londongrown@gmail.com or 0778 494 6798.