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Apple Fun Day 15 September

It’s been a great year at the Community Garden and has been so good to see lots of new faces as well as the not so new faces.  As usual, we are holding an Apple Fun Day, this year on … Continue reading

2019 is here

Happy New Year to everyone.  We had a great 2018 in the Community Garden.  Let’s hope that 2019 will be as good.  There’s so much bad news about the environment that we are trying to do our best to help … Continue reading

Summer holidays

We’ve enjoyed the company of many children this summer, all enjoying their summer holidays in real summer weather.  As well as our lovely local New Earswick and Huntington families, we’ve welcomed children from London, Suffolk and Paris.  They all give … Continue reading

Spring is just around the corner

The garden is waking up after a fairly wet and cold winter.  We’ve remained open on Wednesdays throughout all but the worst days but are looking forward to spending time in a bit more warmth!  The snowdrops and primroses are … Continue reading

Coming to the end of 2017

The garden is now feeling very wintery, but beautiful.  We are trying to remain open on Wednesday mornings, but are having a break over the Christmas and New Year. It has been a wonderful year for the garden.  The addition … Continue reading

Summer 2017 news

Despite some very mixed weather including thunder, lightning and torrential rain for our August 23rd session, we are having a lovely summer.  We are putting an increasing amount of produce out for sale each week.   The addition of the … Continue reading

Open garden weekend for Edible York

Many thanks to everyone who came to our open afternoons last weekend.  The weather was beautiful, the garden was looking good, although rather dry, and the children who came had a lovely time pond dipping, digging potatoes, barrowing chippings for … Continue reading

Early Summer 2017

The garden has certainly benefitted from our very mixed weather and is absolutely bursting with life – both flora and fauna.  The tadpoles are starting to turn into frogs although we still have masses of tadpoles.  The water has now … Continue reading

Easter Egg Fun Day 9 April

22 people joined us for a very successful Easter Egg afternoon.   Ages ranged from the under 5s to the over 70s and activities ranged from playing in the new created Fairy Corner, counting tadpoles and great pond snails to hunting … Continue reading

Winter into Spring 2017

After a long spell of dreary weather, the Sleeper Path Garden is looking a bit unloved.  But, after our usual session on Wednesday morning this week, we saw the first signs of spring.  Snowdrops are flowering, birds are singing, rhubarb … Continue reading