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Seeds Festival


Come and join us at the Skip Garden to celebrate all things seeds, the signals of the beginning of Spring and the stirrings of new life. We will be growing, cooking, sprouting, swapping, creating, wondering and marvelling at the knowledge, qualities and life that seeds hold.

The event is broken down into morning and afternoon. The morning activities are geared to adults, including the home-cooked lunch. The afternoon activities are geared to families with children.

Timings for the event are as follows

10:30 - 11:00 - Arrivals, hot drinks and seedy nibbles

11:00 - 11:15 - Welcome by Global Generation and young people

11:15 - 13:00 - Workshops for participants to choose, including

  • Workshop 1: Introduction to seed saving
  • Workshop 2: Exploring and milling ancient grains
  • Workshop 3: Creating batiks inspired by the beauty of seeds through the microscope

13:00 - 14:00 - Home-cooked communal lunch cooked by our Skip Garden Kitchen chefs and young people

14:00 - 16:00 - Family activities including cooking, growing and making with seeds

Throughout the day there will be stalls and opportunities for seed swapping. The event is free but please book so that we can cater accordingly.

For more info and to book here

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