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Gardening Skills and English Conversation Skills

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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 sharon@risc.org.uk or 0118 958 6692 

6 Week Growing Healthy Conversation Courses (Free gardening skills and conversational English courses)

  • Course 1 on Thursdays 1 - 2pm, from 16 Sept - 21 Oct at Erleigh Road Community Garden 
  • Course 2 (Advanced) on Wednesdays 2:30 - 3:30pm 15 Sept - 20 Oct at Lavender Place Community Garden, Queens Walk, RG1 7AE
  • Book via sharon@risc.org.uk or 0118 958 6692