Community led environmental projects in the Southside of Glasgow.

Garden Volunteering

Urban Roots Volunteering Opportunities

Every week, throughout the year, we run a variety of volunteering sessions across the Southside.  Check the details below to find one that suits you.  For more information on any of our opportunities please contact projects@urbanroots.org.uk

If you are support worker wishing to place a client with us please contact the office on 0141 613 2766 to discuss our volunteering options.

Urban Roots Community Gardeners 

We have volunteering opportunities for all ages and abilities at our gardens across the Southside.  No experience necessary.

Toryglen

Toryglen Community Base

179 Prospecthill Circus, G42 0LA

Tuesday 11am – 3pm

Wednesday 11am – 3pm

 

Pollokshields

Nan Mckay Hall

End of St Johns Road, Glasgow G41 5SR

Drop in Session

Tuesday 10:30am – 12:30pm

 

Shields Health Centre Garden

80 McCulloch Street, G41 1NX

Drop in sessions

Monday 6-8pm (4 – 3.30pm over the winter)

Wed 10am – 1 pm

 

Castlemilk

Castlemilk Community Centre,

121 Castlemilk Drive.

Drop in Session

Wednesday, Gardening for Adults 1pm – 3pm

 

Stravanan Road Community Garden,

81 Stravanan Road, Castlemilk.

Drop in session

Thursday – Adult gardening session 1pm – 3pm

 

Maureen Cope Community Hall.

201 Ardencraig Road

Drop in session

Friday – ‘Happy Gardeners’

Gardening 10am – 12, followed by a free communal lunch which volunteers take turns to help prepare.

 

Govan

Moogety Garden

Corner Uist St and Nimmo Drive, Govan

Drop in sessions

Mondays 12-4pm

Saturdays 12-4pm (Community meal served at 1.30pm in Elderpark Community Centre)

Paul, the gardener, will be present and can show you what to do. There are also opportunities to become a garden mentor and support other people who are learning to garden.

Carnwadric

Eden Garden

(Church of Scotland, Boydstone Road, Carnwadric, G46 8HP)

Thursdays 12-3pm

Priesthill

The People’s Garden

160 Peat Road Pollok G53 6DE

Mondays 12 – 3pm

Thursdays 1-3pm

 

 

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