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6 Week Growing Course ~ Food4Families

6 Week Growing Courses (Free introduction to horticultural jobs)

  • Course 1 on Mondays 11am - 12:30pm, from 13 Sept - 18 Oct at Lavender Place Community Garden, Queens Walk, RG1 7AE

  • Course 2 on Fridays 1 - 2:30pm from 17 Sept - 22 Oct at New Directions College, Northumberland Rd, RG2 8DG 

  • Book via or 0118 958 6692 

Who to contact

Contact Name
0118 9586692
Parent Organisation

Time / Date Details

Session Information
Course 1: Mondays 11am-12.30pm from 13th September @ Lavender Place
Course 2: Fridays 1pm-2.30pm 17th September @ New Directions College

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