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.

SEED SAVING WORKSHOP

WEDS 29th September 1-3pm

This is an introduction to saving seed from vegetables, flowers, herbs and fruit. The workshop will be mostly practical, and you'll be able to take some seeds you've collected home with you.

FREE/donation.

At our community garden, 10 Wardieburn Road.

To book a place, email: tom@grantoncommunitygardeners.org


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)

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


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.

The bakery is open as usual and bread will be on sale "Pay what you can afford" via the window at Pilton Community Health Project EVERY SATURDAY 10am-2pm. (on Pilton Drive North, just round the corner from Boswall Parkway)


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