Created by Maryon Park Community Garden Charlton
Maryon Park Community Garden, one of Capital Growth’s flagship gardens is taking part in "The Big Dig" and have a ‘Drop-in Open Day’ on Saturday 22nd April 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
The Community Garden provides organic growing plots for local and retired people, a Forest School for primary schools and volunteer opportunities for individuals and corporate groups as well as educational visits for special schools.
On Saturday 22nd April visitors can learn more about the Community Garden, enjoy tours and talks about the plots, orchard, wild flower bank, Forest School and the historic Maryon Park, location of the 1960’s film ‘Blow-Up’. There will be refreshments including a pizza oven, children’s activities, a plant sale, and a fund raising stall. Visitors can join in with gardening activities or join the waiting list for a plot.
There will be family events; ‘PJ the Magical Clown’ at 1pm and Family Outdoor Art at 2pm.