Community led environmental projects in the Southside of Glasgow.

Past events and workshops

Woodland Connections

Thursday 29th June 2017 3pm – 8pm

Malls Mire Woodland, Toryglen

Nothing connects us like food. Come along this Thursday to share a meal prepared over the fire.. why not bring something to share, cake perhaps? We will have a number of activities for all ages; crafts, photography, films in film yurt.. or just come and enjoy the company and the space. There will also be some surprises on the day.

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Thursday 10th November  6:00pm

Toryglen Community Base, 179 Prospecthill Circus

 

Join us for some food followed by a review of the years work.

All are welcome.

 

 

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Friday 28th October 3:30pm – 6:30pm

Toryglen Community Hall, 199 Prospecthill Circus

Free fun for all ages. Children should be accompanied by an adult.

For more information contact julie@urbanroots.org.uk or call 0141 613 2763

 

 

 

 

 

 

Moogety Hallowe’en 

Saturday 29th October, 1-3.30pm

Moogety Garden, Govan (corner of Uist St /Nimmo Drive).

Fun, fear and food! All free.

For more information contact anne@urbanroots.org.uk or call 0141 440 1259

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Saturday 8th October 12pm -4pm

Toryglen Community Base, 179 Prospecthill Circus, G42 0LA

Join us for lunch and activities in Toryglen

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Thursday 31st March 6pm – 8pm

Toryglen Community Base, 179 Prospecthill Circus, G42 0LA

Join us for a free two course community meal

 

 

 

 

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Grow Your Own

Starting 15th March for 8 weeks

Tuesdays 6pm – 8pm 

Toryglen Community Base, 179 Prospecthil Circus, G42 0LA

Whether you have a spare window ledge for a window box,  or an allotment plot,  this course will help you to get started growing your own food.  The course will cover the basics of seed sowing,  planting,  composting,  and harvesting,  and there will also be help to design your own space for growing fruit and veg.  There will be lots of practical activities,  help and advice,  and visits to gardens in the area.

The course is FREE but places must be booked in advance.  Please contact projects@urbanroots.org.uk or Tel:0141 613 2763 to reserve a place.

 

 

 

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Starting 5th April for 8 weeks

Tuesdays 1pm – 3pm 

The Hall, 160 Peat Road, G53 6DE

Whether you have a spare window ledge for a window box,  or an allotment plot,  this course will help you to get started growing your own food.  The course will cover the basics of seed sowing,  planting,  composting,  and harvesting,  and there will also be help to design your own space for growing fruit and veg.  There will be lots of practical activities,  help and advice,  and visits to gardens in the area.

The course is FREE but places must be booked in advance.  Please contact francesca@urbanroots.org.uk or Tel:07974523925 to reserve a place.

 

 

 

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Starting  29th January for 6 weeks

Friday 1pm – 3pm

Task Childcare Centre, 347 Caledonia Rd, Gorbals

Come along to our weekly cookery workshops and make delicious food to share with your family

  • Learn new cookery skills through practical cookery workshops
  • Learn about healthy and nutritious food
  • Share and exchange recipes
  • Learn about how food can be healthy for you and the environment
  • Eat delicious food together!

This course is free,  though places are limited.

To book a place contact Anne at Urban Roots

Tel: 0141 440 1259 or  Email: anne@urbanroots.org.uk

 

Great Grub

Starting  2nd February for 6 weeks

Tuesdays 10am – 12pm

@ Priesthill Community Hall, 100 Priesthill Rd

Or

Tuesdays 1:30pm – 3:30pm

@ The Hall, Peat Rd

Come along to our weekly cookery workshops and make delicious food to share with your family

  • Learn new cookery skills through practical cookery workshops
  • Learn about healthy and nutritious food
  • Share and exchange recipes
  • Learn about how food can be healthy for you and the environment
  • Eat delicious food together!

This course is free,  though places are limited.

To book a place contact Anne at Urban Roots

Tel: 0141 440 1259 or  Email: anne@urbanroots.org.uk

 

Great Grub

Starting  4th February for 6 weeks

Thursday 10:30am – 12:30pm

Moogety Grub Hub, 30 Elderpark Street

Come along to our weekly cookery workshops and make delicious food to share with your family

  • Learn new cookery skills through practical cookery workshops
  • Learn about healthy and nutritious food
  • Share and exchange recipes
  • Learn about how food can be healthy for you and the environment
  • Eat delicious food together!

This course is free,  though places are limited.

To book a place contact Anne at Urban Roots

Tel: 0141 440 1259 or  Email: anne@urbanroots.org.uk

 

 

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Sheilds Health and Care Centre,  80 McCulloch Street,  G41 1NX

Starting Thursday September 10th 6pm – 8pm for 8 weeks

Whether you have a spare window ledge for a window box,  or an allotment plot,  this course will help you to get started growing your own food.  The course will cover the basics of seed sowing,  planting,  composting,  and harvesting,  and there will also be help to design your own space for growing fruit and veg.  There will be lots of practical activities,  help and advice,  and visits to gardens in the area.

The course is FREE but places must be booked in advance.  Please contact anne@urbanroots.org.uk or Tel:0141 613 2766 to reserve a place.

 

 

 

 

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Tuesday 6:00pm –  8:30pm

Starting 22nd of September 2015 for 6 weeks

Toryglen Community Base, Toryglen, G42 0LA

Come along to our weekly cookery workshops and make delicious food to share with your family

  • Learn new cookery skills through practical cookery workshops
  • Learn about healthy and nutritious food
  • Share and exchange recipes
  • Learn about how food can be healthy for you and the environment
  • Eat delicious food together!

This course is Free,  though places are limited

To book a place contact Emma at Urban Roots

Tel: 0141 613 2766 or  Email: projects@urbanroots.org.uk

 

 

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Saturday 3rd October 12pm -4pm

Toryglen Community Base, 179 Prospecthill Circus, G42 0LA

Join us for lunch and activities in Toryglen

Mushroom walk, bushcraft skills, honey extraction, free food and more

 

 

 

 

 

Herbal Body Care

 

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Saturday 29th August 1pm – 4pm

Pollokshields Community Garden Shields Health and Care Centre
80 McCulloch Street
Glasgow G41 1NX
 

Collect and prepare therapeutic herbs from plants in the garden and local allotments. Make creams and ointments such as calendula and comfrey to take home.

This workshop is free but you need to book a place. Please contact:

projects@urbanroots.org.uk

or

Tel: 0141 613 2766

Grow Your Own

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Moogety Grub Hub,  30 Elderpark Street, Govan

Starting Wednesday 27th May 10:30 – 12:30pm for 8 weeks

Whether you have a spare window ledge for a window box,  or an allotment plot,  this course will help you to get started growing your own food.  The course will cover the basics of seed sowing,  planting,  composting,  and harvesting,  and there will also be help to design your own space for growing fruit and veg.  There will be lots of practical activities,  help and advice,  and visits to gardens in the area.

The course is FREE but places must be booked in advance.  Please contact govangardens@urbanroots.org.uk or Tel:0141 613 2766 to reserve a place.

 

 

 

 

DearGreenFestival_A4Dear Green Festival

 

Saturday 25th July 12pm – 5pm at Queens Park Arena

 

A festival celebrating  Glasgow’s community gardens and green organisations.  There will be music, stalls, art and activities for all the family.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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