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Volunteers Welcome

Maryon Park Community Garden "Big Dig" Open Day 

10:00, Saturday 22nd April
16:00, Saturday 22nd April
London | Greenwich | Charlton
From the main park gates, by the Park Lodge, 128 Maryon Road, follow the park's perimeter road to the left. The Community Garden entrance is at the end of the park fencing.
The Old Nursery, Maryon Park, Maryon Road, Charlton SE7 8DH (map)
Fundraiser | Volunteer event | Walk / Tour


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. 

Maryon Park Community Garden "Big Dig" Open Day

London | Greenwich | Charlton