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Lambeth & Southwark

  • Potatoes and peas! At Slade Gardens
    Potatoes and peas! At Slade Gardens
    Sat, 02 Mar
    02 Mar 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    02 Mar 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    Roll up your sleeves and help us get stuck into some spring seed sowing, including potatoes and peas.
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  • Tomato seed and summer bulb planting! at Beaconsfield Gallery
    Tomato seed and summer bulb planting! at Beaconsfield Gallery
    23 Mar 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a fun morning planting summer-flowering bulbs and sowing tomato seeds in the garden. We will also be having a general spring tidy up.
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  • Filling pencil cases! with Heart Felt Tips Project
    Filling pencil cases! with Heart Felt Tips Project
    Sat, 20 Apr
    20 Apr 2024, 14:00 – 16:00
    20 Apr 2024, 14:00 – 16:00
    In partnership with Heart Felt Tips project, we will be filling pencil cases for children who may not have access to stationary equipment.
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  • The big sort out! With Bag Books
    The big sort out! With Bag Books
    Fri, 26 Apr
    26 Apr 2024, 10:00 – 23:30
    26 Apr 2024, 10:00 – 23:30
    Join us for a fun-filled morning as we work with Bag Books to help tidy and sort their workshop. We will be sorting, sticking, filling and emptying. We will also find out about the charity and the work they do, and have a storytelling session using their resources.
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  • Feeding our local birds! at Roots and Shoots
    Feeding our local birds! at Roots and Shoots
    Fri, 23 Feb
    23 Feb 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    23 Feb 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a fun-filled morning as we make apple seed bird feeders with natural materials, for help our local birds thrive during the colder months.
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  • Getting ready for Spring at the Hive! With Bee Urban
    Getting ready for Spring at the Hive! With Bee Urban
    Sat, 17 Feb
    17 Feb 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    17 Feb 2024, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a fun morning tidying up the garden ready for spring, seed sowing and filling the incubator to be grown on for the upcoming season.
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  • Past event - Christmas card making, with MYSocial
    Past event - Christmas card making, with MYSocial
    Sat, 09 Dec
    09 Dec 2023, 10:30 – 12:30
    09 Dec 2023, 10:30 – 12:30
    Come along for a wonderful, festive morning as we make handmade Christmas cards which will be given to local older adults and members of MYSocial, who may be experiencing isolation over the festive season.
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  • Past event - Fun on the Farm! With Surrey Docks Farm
    Past event - Fun on the Farm! With Surrey Docks Farm
    Fri, 08 Dec
    08 Dec 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    08 Dec 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a baa-rilliant morning at Surrey Docks Farm! We will be sorting and bagging up flower seeds into seed packets and preparing bags of animal food for the shop. We will also go out and meet some of the animals on the farm too.
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  • Past event - Making warm winter bug homes! At Roots and Shoots
    Past event - Making warm winter bug homes! At Roots and Shoots
    17 Nov 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    We will be collecting natural materials from the Wild Garden to make warm winter homes for all the different types of bees and insects that live here, helping our bugs be as snug as they can!
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  • Past event - Garlic, leaves and bug hotels! At Redcross Gardens
    Past event - Garlic, leaves and bug hotels! At Redcross Gardens
    04 Nov 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a fun-filled morning as we get the garden ready for Winter. We will be clearing the Autumn leaves, planting some garlic and creating some bug hotels to keep the animals safe over the cold winter months.
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  • Past event - Winter bird feeders, bulbs and worms! at Beaconsfield Gallery
    Past event - Winter bird feeders, bulbs and worms! at Beaconsfield Gallery
    14 Oct 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a fun-filled morning as we make winter bird feeders and plant some bulbs. We will also be visiting the wormery that our previous volunteers helped to build.
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  • Past event - Get Buzzy! At Bee Urban
    Past event - Get Buzzy! At Bee Urban
    Sat, 09 Sept
    09 Sept 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    09 Sept 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a wonderful morning at Bee Urban as we help maintain the garden, home to Kennington's famous bee community. We'll be doing some watering, planting and general gardening tasks to help the plants, bees and other wildlife thrive!
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  • Past event - Fun on the Farm! With Surrey Docks Farm
    Past event - Fun on the Farm! With Surrey Docks Farm
    Fri, 08 Sept
    08 Sept 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    08 Sept 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a baa-rilliant morning at Surrey Docks Farm! We will be getting stuck into a number of tasks including planting bulbs for the garden, making up feed bags for the animals and feeding some of them too!
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  • Past event - A Big Sort Out! With ASLAN
    Past event - A Big Sort Out! With ASLAN
    Wed, 26 Jul
    26 Jul 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    26 Jul 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a wonderful morning of organising clothes donations, ready to be distributed to people living homeless in London.
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  • Past event - Wiggly worms and gardening fun! at Beaconsfield Gallery
    Past event - Wiggly worms and gardening fun! at Beaconsfield Gallery
    08 Jul 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a morning of gardening fun at Beaconsfield Gallery, as we help make a wormery, weed the yard, and do other gardening tasks which are helping insects and plants in the gallery garden to flourish.
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  • Past event - Seed sowing and pond dipping! At Roots and Shoots
    Past event - Seed sowing and pond dipping! At Roots and Shoots
    07 Jul 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    Hop along to a morning of fun activities to help the team at Roots and Shoots! We’ll get stuck in with various tasks including; planting lettuce seeds, watering the plants and some pond dipping to record the insects that are living there.
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  • Past event - Fruit trees and (magic) beans! At Slade Gardens Adventure Playground
    Past event - Fruit trees and (magic) beans! At Slade Gardens Adventure Playground
    01 Jul 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a morning of gardening and fun as we help out at Slade Gardens with some essential tasks! We will be making colourful envelopes and saving seeds to keep in them, watering the fruit trees and planting french and dwarf beans.
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  • Past event - Summer gardening fun at Redcross Garden
    Past event - Summer gardening fun at Redcross Garden
    Sat, 17 Jun
    17 Jun 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    17 Jun 2023, 10:00 – 11:30
    Join us for a fun-filled morning at Redcross Garden! We will be helping to keep the plants healthy for the summer months, with tasks including watering, re-planting, spreading compost and digging. There will also be an opportunity at the end to do some pond dipping!
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Check out upcoming sessions below! Booking is free, but essential. If an event is 'sold out' please email maddy@familyvolunteeringclub.co.uk to be added to the waiting list. We can't wait to welcome you to a session! Thank you to The National Lottery Community Fund for supporting this programme.

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