What’s On

Find walks/talks, ad-hoc volunteering or conservation work parties, gardening days and more environmental activities happening locally.

Learn more about the different types of volunteering 

Please contact the event organisers for further information.

London is becoming the first ever National Park City with over 300 events across the capital to celebrate! Check out the festival website to see a selection of events centred around Hounslow and Ealing or use the ‘Categories’ filter on our events calendar to find things in Richmond Borough

 

Jul
22
Mon
English and Gardening Sessions
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
English and Gardening Sessions @ Ham Youth Centre | England | United Kingdom

Practice speaking English while learning about plants and gardening! This event offers an opportunity for a community to come together and learn together about their surrounding environment, while also improving their English speaking abilities. Gardening sessions with Cultivate London give a space for attendees to practice their English and become more comfortable with it in a safe, learning conducive environment with LEAH (Learning English at Home). This combination aims to decrease isolation, and help those who do not speak English as their first language integrate into community activities.

Jul
23
Tue
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham
Jul 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham @ Strawberry Hill House | England | United Kingdom

This is a regular drop-in session for those who want to improve their skills and meet fellow gardeners while helping restore Strawberry Hill House gardens to their original picturesque design.

When: Every Tuesday from 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Where: Strawberry Hill House Garden, 268 Waldegrave Road,
Twickenham, TW1 4ST

Meet at the community garden or in the poly-tunnel if wet.  Tasks involve watering, seed sowing, pruning and helping to prepare materials. Volunteers can enjoy a break with tea and biscuits

For more information about Strawberry Hill House, please click here to visit their website.

 

Jul
24
Wed
Gardening at Orleans House Garden, Twickenham Riverside
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Gardening at Orleans House Garden, Twickenham Riverside @ Orleans House Garden, Orleans House | England | United Kingdom

Join keen volunteer gardeners at Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham, to help look after the gardens and woodland grounds.

Come along every Wednesday mornings from 10.00 am to 12.30pm

The morning is led by an experienced gardener Joy Lee, with a small and friendly group. The sessions always happen unless the weather is very wet.

You can email Joy for more information, or just turn up at the start of the session just before 10 am and find Joy at the gardening tool shed behind the main gallery at Orleans House.

 

Jul
29
Mon
English and Gardening Sessions
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
English and Gardening Sessions @ Ham Youth Centre | England | United Kingdom

Practice speaking English while learning about plants and gardening! This event offers an opportunity for a community to come together and learn together about their surrounding environment, while also improving their English speaking abilities. Gardening sessions with Cultivate London give a space for attendees to practice their English and become more comfortable with it in a safe, learning conducive environment with LEAH (Learning English at Home). This combination aims to decrease isolation, and help those who do not speak English as their first language integrate into community activities.

Jul
30
Tue
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham
Jul 30 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham @ Strawberry Hill House | England | United Kingdom

This is a regular drop-in session for those who want to improve their skills and meet fellow gardeners while helping restore Strawberry Hill House gardens to their original picturesque design.

When: Every Tuesday from 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Where: Strawberry Hill House Garden, 268 Waldegrave Road,
Twickenham, TW1 4ST

Meet at the community garden or in the poly-tunnel if wet.  Tasks involve watering, seed sowing, pruning and helping to prepare materials. Volunteers can enjoy a break with tea and biscuits

For more information about Strawberry Hill House, please click here to visit their website.

 

Jul
31
Wed
Gardening at Orleans House Garden, Twickenham Riverside
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Gardening at Orleans House Garden, Twickenham Riverside @ Orleans House Garden, Orleans House | England | United Kingdom

Join keen volunteer gardeners at Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham, to help look after the gardens and woodland grounds.

Come along every Wednesday mornings from 10.00 am to 12.30pm

The morning is led by an experienced gardener Joy Lee, with a small and friendly group. The sessions always happen unless the weather is very wet.

You can email Joy for more information, or just turn up at the start of the session just before 10 am and find Joy at the gardening tool shed behind the main gallery at Orleans House.

 

Aug
3
Sat
Gardening with Friends of School House Lane Orchard, Teddington
Aug 3 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Join the Friends of School House Lane Orchards for a workday. The Group needs as much help as possible with conservation activities and everyone, whatever their age or experience are invited to come and join in. It’s fun, rewarding and a good chance to catch up with the neighbours!

When: Meet on every first Saturday of the month at 10 am. Please contact David at david.harnden@btinternet.com as if the weather is too bad the session could be moved to Sunday instead.

Where: School House Lane Orchard School House Lane, Teddington, TW11 9DP

 

For more information go to the Friends of School House Lane Orchards website and learn more about this special community green space which has consistently won Green Flag Awards.

Aug
5
Mon
English and Gardening Sessions
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
English and Gardening Sessions @ Ham Youth Centre | England | United Kingdom

Practice speaking English while learning about plants and gardening! This event offers an opportunity for a community to come together and learn together about their surrounding environment, while also improving their English speaking abilities. Gardening sessions with Cultivate London give a space for attendees to practice their English and become more comfortable with it in a safe, learning conducive environment with LEAH (Learning English at Home). This combination aims to decrease isolation, and help those who do not speak English as their first language integrate into community activities.

Aug
6
Tue
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham
Aug 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham @ Strawberry Hill House | England | United Kingdom

This is a regular drop-in session for those who want to improve their skills and meet fellow gardeners while helping restore Strawberry Hill House gardens to their original picturesque design.

When: Every Tuesday from 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Where: Strawberry Hill House Garden, 268 Waldegrave Road,
Twickenham, TW1 4ST

Meet at the community garden or in the poly-tunnel if wet.  Tasks involve watering, seed sowing, pruning and helping to prepare materials. Volunteers can enjoy a break with tea and biscuits

For more information about Strawberry Hill House, please click here to visit their website.

 

Aug
7
Wed
Gardening at Orleans House Garden, Twickenham Riverside
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Gardening at Orleans House Garden, Twickenham Riverside @ Orleans House Garden, Orleans House | England | United Kingdom

Join keen volunteer gardeners at Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham, to help look after the gardens and woodland grounds.

Come along every Wednesday mornings from 10.00 am to 12.30pm

The morning is led by an experienced gardener Joy Lee, with a small and friendly group. The sessions always happen unless the weather is very wet.

You can email Joy for more information, or just turn up at the start of the session just before 10 am and find Joy at the gardening tool shed behind the main gallery at Orleans House.

 

Gardening Session at Mortlake Community Association
Aug 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Gardening Session at Mortlake Community Association @ Mortlake Community Association  | England | United Kingdom

The Mortlake Community Association runs a regular gardening session, a nice fresh air activity for outdoor enthusiasts and for those looking to improve their gardening skills and meet new people.

When: The sessions will place regularly on the first and third Wednesday of the month, but you are welcome to go any time to garden or sit and enjoy it.

Where: Alder Road, Mortlake, halfway down the road, behind the Scout Hut. SW14 8ER, from 10.30 am to 12

Please click here to visit their website and learn all about the garden and other activities run by the association.

 

Aug
12
Mon
English and Gardening Sessions
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
English and Gardening Sessions @ Ham Youth Centre | England | United Kingdom

Practice speaking English while learning about plants and gardening! This event offers an opportunity for a community to come together and learn together about their surrounding environment, while also improving their English speaking abilities. Gardening sessions with Cultivate London give a space for attendees to practice their English and become more comfortable with it in a safe, learning conducive environment with LEAH (Learning English at Home). This combination aims to decrease isolation, and help those who do not speak English as their first language integrate into community activities.

Aug
13
Tue
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham
Aug 13 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham @ Strawberry Hill House | England | United Kingdom

This is a regular drop-in session for those who want to improve their skills and meet fellow gardeners while helping restore Strawberry Hill House gardens to their original picturesque design.

When: Every Tuesday from 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Where: Strawberry Hill House Garden, 268 Waldegrave Road,
Twickenham, TW1 4ST

Meet at the community garden or in the poly-tunnel if wet.  Tasks involve watering, seed sowing, pruning and helping to prepare materials. Volunteers can enjoy a break with tea and biscuits

For more information about Strawberry Hill House, please click here to visit their website.

 

Aug
14
Wed
Gardening at Orleans House Garden, Twickenham Riverside
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Gardening at Orleans House Garden, Twickenham Riverside @ Orleans House Garden, Orleans House | England | United Kingdom

Join keen volunteer gardeners at Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham, to help look after the gardens and woodland grounds.

Come along every Wednesday mornings from 10.00 am to 12.30pm

The morning is led by an experienced gardener Joy Lee, with a small and friendly group. The sessions always happen unless the weather is very wet.

You can email Joy for more information, or just turn up at the start of the session just before 10 am and find Joy at the gardening tool shed behind the main gallery at Orleans House.

 

Aug
19
Mon
English and Gardening Sessions
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
English and Gardening Sessions @ Ham Youth Centre | England | United Kingdom

Practice speaking English while learning about plants and gardening! This event offers an opportunity for a community to come together and learn together about their surrounding environment, while also improving their English speaking abilities. Gardening sessions with Cultivate London give a space for attendees to practice their English and become more comfortable with it in a safe, learning conducive environment with LEAH (Learning English at Home). This combination aims to decrease isolation, and help those who do not speak English as their first language integrate into community activities.

Aug
20
Tue
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham
Aug 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham @ Strawberry Hill House | England | United Kingdom

This is a regular drop-in session for those who want to improve their skills and meet fellow gardeners while helping restore Strawberry Hill House gardens to their original picturesque design.

When: Every Tuesday from 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Where: Strawberry Hill House Garden, 268 Waldegrave Road,
Twickenham, TW1 4ST

Meet at the community garden or in the poly-tunnel if wet.  Tasks involve watering, seed sowing, pruning and helping to prepare materials. Volunteers can enjoy a break with tea and biscuits

For more information about Strawberry Hill House, please click here to visit their website.

 

Aug
21
Wed
Gardening at Orleans House Garden, Twickenham Riverside
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Gardening at Orleans House Garden, Twickenham Riverside @ Orleans House Garden, Orleans House | England | United Kingdom

Join keen volunteer gardeners at Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham, to help look after the gardens and woodland grounds.

Come along every Wednesday mornings from 10.00 am to 12.30pm

The morning is led by an experienced gardener Joy Lee, with a small and friendly group. The sessions always happen unless the weather is very wet.

You can email Joy for more information, or just turn up at the start of the session just before 10 am and find Joy at the gardening tool shed behind the main gallery at Orleans House.

 

Gardening Session at Mortlake Community Association
Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Gardening Session at Mortlake Community Association @ Mortlake Community Association  | England | United Kingdom

The Mortlake Community Association runs a regular gardening session, a nice fresh air activity for outdoor enthusiasts and for those looking to improve their gardening skills and meet new people.

When: The sessions will place regularly on the first and third Wednesday of the month, but you are welcome to go any time to garden or sit and enjoy it.

Where: Alder Road, Mortlake, halfway down the road, behind the Scout Hut. SW14 8ER, from 10.30 am to 12

Please click here to visit their website and learn all about the garden and other activities run by the association.

 

Aug
26
Mon
English and Gardening Sessions
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
English and Gardening Sessions @ Ham Youth Centre | England | United Kingdom

Practice speaking English while learning about plants and gardening! This event offers an opportunity for a community to come together and learn together about their surrounding environment, while also improving their English speaking abilities. Gardening sessions with Cultivate London give a space for attendees to practice their English and become more comfortable with it in a safe, learning conducive environment with LEAH (Learning English at Home). This combination aims to decrease isolation, and help those who do not speak English as their first language integrate into community activities.

Aug
27
Tue
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham
Aug 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Community Gardening at Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham @ Strawberry Hill House | England | United Kingdom

This is a regular drop-in session for those who want to improve their skills and meet fellow gardeners while helping restore Strawberry Hill House gardens to their original picturesque design.

When: Every Tuesday from 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Where: Strawberry Hill House Garden, 268 Waldegrave Road,
Twickenham, TW1 4ST

Meet at the community garden or in the poly-tunnel if wet.  Tasks involve watering, seed sowing, pruning and helping to prepare materials. Volunteers can enjoy a break with tea and biscuits

For more information about Strawberry Hill House, please click here to visit their website.