Granton Community Gardeners

Granton Community Gardeners: Local people growing, cooking and eating food together.

We are a community led charity based in North Edinburgh.

We create and cultivate community gardens, host community meals and events, support anyone in the area who wants to grow food, and think creatively about how best to make sure everyone in our area is fed well.


COMING SOON:

Scran Van in the garden

WEDS 20th OCTOBER 4-5.30pm

COME JOIN US FOR A HOT TAKEAWAY MEAL -You can either take it home, or sit and eat at tables in the garden.

FOOD IS ALL FREE and served til it runs out.

Event in partnership with Scran Academy and Pilton Community Health Project.

GARDENING CLUB:

EVERY WEDNESDAY 1-3pm.

Open to all, children with a responsible adult.

Dress for the weather.

Beginners and experts welcome.

Come and join in with a range of seasonal gardening tasks. Help look after the community garden, and grow food for the community. (everyone helping gets a share of the harvests).

From 27th October you can also get a free hot community lunch around 1.30pm see below for details.

If you're new, ask for Lisa, Tom or Claire.

WEDNESDAYS FROM 27th OCTOBER

WEDNESDAYS FROM 27th OCTOBER

BOOKBUG IN THE GARDEN

FRIDAYS 10.30am

STARTS FRIDAY 29th OCTOBER.

Dress for the weather!

GRANTON GARDEN BAKERY

EVERY SATURDAY 10am-2pm

Freshly baked sourdough bread and treats.

Loaves are sold: ‘pay what you can afford’. Everyone should be able to eat real bread!

Pay what you can, support us if you can.

Come to the window at the back of Pilton Community Health Project (EH5 2PW), see also map:


A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who filled in our Spring Survey about what we should prioritise this year and our asset transfer. The results are here.

If you live in North Edinburgh and are experiencing hardship, we recommend calling the Freshstart helpline: 0131 356 0220. They can provide free confidential advice on how to make sure you're getting all the benefits you're entitled to, and direct you to emergency help if you need it.


contact: info@grantoncommunitygardeners.org

Granton Community Gardeners is a SCIO, registered charity number: SC047087