7 - 9pm, Thursday, 22nd June: Drawing
Come and draw in the garden! An informal workshop for all abilities - come and learn about the plants in the garden through drawing and observation - suggested donation £7 waged, £2 unwaged.
11.30 - 12.30, Friday 23rd June: Propagation
Propagation: softwood cuttings, work alongside our volunteers and learn to create your own plants through soft tip cuttings at our Friday volunteer session. Free.
10am - 12pm, Saturday 24th June: Hanging Baskets
Do you have an old hanging basket in a shed or cupboard? Bring it along on and give it a new lease of life and plant up a beautiful
hanging basket which will give you joy all summer long (new baskets are available!). Cost £20 £10 (members/ concessions)
10 days of free garden-based children's arts workshops!
Come and learn, play and explore - weekdays 12 - 4pm, 7th - 18th August.
Sunday 14th May 11 - 2pm
Plants, tea and cake, in the garden at it's best!
Come and enjoy...
Do you love growing flowers and other ornamental plants? We have a few plots available at Culpeper which are looking for new caring owners. We will supply tools and help and advice so you do not need to be an experienced gardener - you just need energy, time, and enthusiasm.
The plots at Culpeper are for people who do not have a garden of their own and who live in the local area - map of our catchment area here, and please contact us if you are interested in a plot or have any questions:
The Off Your Chump Theatre Company is performing a shorted version Twelfth Night twice a day on the bank holiday weekend. See the poster! Do come and bring your friends. It's free!
Come and enjoy 10 days of free children's art workshops at the garden! Our summer arts project is free and open to all.
This year it will run 12 - 4pm weekdays, from 8 - 19 August 2016.
We will be making masks, using natural dyes, printing t-shirts and capes and all sorts of garden based adventures!
Here are a few things we made last year:
See you there!
Date for your diary - Sunday 8th May 12 - 3pm is Culpeper's Spring Plant sale 2016
Chilli seeds are up and away, alongside sweet peas, beans and herbs, and we'll have our trusty collection of hardy perennials that can cope with the toughest places in your garden. Affordable prices and homemade refreshments available.
The weekend Members Workday is for Plot-holders, supporting members and volunteers to come and help maintain the communal areas of the Garden. We will be pruning shrubs, scarifying the lawn and sowing seeds.
Free lunch provided!
Come and create your own design and screen print it on to paper at this free garden workshop!
1-4pm Sunday 9th August 2015
All welcome and no experience needed,
2 - 5pm Thursday 25th June 2015 at Culpeper Community Garden.
Come and make prints and cards from plants in the garden.
We're lucky to have Louise O'Reilly coming to teach a Botanical Illustration workshop at the garden. No experience is needed - you will be guided through the steps to create your own study. We're able to offer the workshop free thanks to support from the Co-operative Community Fund. Grown-ups only this time - children's summer arts will be in august!
2 - 5pm, Thursday 21st May at Culpeper Community Garden
Come and make your own festive wreath with holly, ivy and berries from the garden.
The workshop is free and all are welcome.
2 - 4pm, Thursday, 18 December 2014
Every year we invite 100 local pensioners for tea! Strawberry Dave from Chapel Market, donates all the strawberries, members and volunteers bake hundreds of scones, whip cream, carry chairs and serve gallons of tea.