Free online workshops - Teaching children about growing food and the natural world

Oak trees are dependent on that loud chattering bird, the Jay, to bury their acorns some way away so the young oak trees aren’t shaded out by their mother tree. This and other amazing facts about the natural world will be engaging local children in a series of free interactive online workshops organised by Northwick Park Community Garden. 

We have already been running online workshops for children with excellent feedback: ‘great interaction and very engaging’, ‘excellent structure, content and timing… a very interactive session which D likes very much!’


Workshops are aimed at children aged 4-11 years and if you would like your children to join please register by emailing


Workshops running on Saturdays 11.30am-12.15pm: 

- 28th November: All about birds

- 12th December: What to see in winter


From January 2021 the workshops will run fortnightly on Wednesdays 5.30pm-6.15pm:

- 13th January – Amazing things to learn about insects
- 27th January – Wool and felt – learning about felt and making felt balls
- 10th February – How do plants change in spring?
- 24th February – How do seeds grow 
- 10th March – Planting seeds to grow on your windowsill
- 24th March – Birds you can hear singing now
- 7th April – Where do beans, corn and squash come from?
- 21st April – All about fruit blossom
- 5th May – Bees in spring


FIND US AT: Northwick Park, Wembley, UK (Google Maps)

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