Stick Around 2017 – 2018

Stick Around 2017 - 2018
For 2017 - 2018, we have decided to make Stick Around a focus of our community fundraising. If you want to find out how your donation will be put to good use, you have come to the right page! Stick Around is our Forest Education programme for grown-ups. (Well, why should the children have all ...

Highbury Harvest 2017 1

Highbury Harvest 2017
SATURDAY 21st October, 11-4 is the date for our annual jamboree, Highbury Harvest. On the day we will celebrate our fabulous community, our apples, honey and other produce, along with exciting enterprises from our local neighbourhood. There is always plenty to do to interest people of all ages. Of special note, we are joined by ...

WINTER SOLSTICE 21st December, 3 – 5PM

WINTER SOLSTICE 21st December, 3 - 5PM
WINTER SOLSTICE 21st December, 3 - 5PM It's the shortest, darkest and probably the coldest day of the year, so why the celebration? Imagine wrapping up warm, standing around a campfire with a hot drink and staring into the bright flames. It's a perfect time to reflect on the year that is passing and let ...

Highbury Harvest 15th October 2016

Highbury Harvest 15th October 2016
Wow, what a fabulous time it was. Lots of helpers and stallholders, plenty of visitors (about 500 we think) showing lots of interest, ... and hours of sunshine. Even though rain had been forecast, it didn't rain till evening. How lucky were we! Thank you every one of the 21 volunteers who helped and put ...

Calendar

Calendar
We will publish a calendar here of events and activities for each month.        

Harvest Highlights

Harvest Highlights
Lots of people know us from our Facebook page, which gets updates nearly every day, and carries on much more dialogue. The website allows us to stretch out, giving topics more depth and detail, which also takes more time to produce. It's taken a while, but here's our summary of the day. Activities We put ...

Thank You! 1

A tremendous team of volunteers helped at the Highbury Harvest event, and we want to thank you all so much for giving your time, working so hard and making the day most enjoyable for many many people. Some of you prepped the site in recent days and others spent a chunk of the day with ...

Lost Property

Highbury Harvest was a fabulous event, with a plenty of visitors discovering the park itself, our orchard and also Four Seasons Garden Project. By clearing up time we had acquired a mobile phone, a child's scooter, some clothing and were searching for a lost wallet. Most items have now found their way back to their ...

2015 Highbury Harvest

2015 Highbury Harvest
We are having our third annual Highbury Harvest on 17th October (12-4pm, open to all). The Harvest is our day of celebrating apples, honey, herbs, wild food and woodland. We'll have all sorts of related activities: Bring your own apples and have a turn at making apple juice! (See note below) Meet the beekeepers Cast ...

Community Orchard Events 4

Community Orchard Events
Community Orchard events are for anyone and everyone. News of the next one: Saturday 17th October  1 - 5pm HIGHBURY HARVEST 2 Plans for Highbury Harvest are already underway. Details will be posted nearer the date. (Community Orchard open work sessions occur on 1st and 3rd Sundays from 1pm throughout the year, meeting at the ...