Sunday 25 June, 5-7pm

boilerhouse summer concert

Wednesday 28 June, 11am

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Grab a beanbag at the bottom of the Garden and prepare to have fun with ‘Mrs H and the Singalong band who will be here to entertain young children and their families.

This event is free but donations are most welcome for Mrs H & her Singalong Band!


Wednesday 28 June, 7-9m

LonDONE eventFour electrifying Trinidad and Tobago spoken word poets presenting some of their work as well as work created in London. Included in the lineup are multiple National (TT) Slam Finalists Derron Sandy and Idrees Saleem (2014 National Chmpion). The poets are from The 2 Cents Movement, the leading organisation for spoken word poetry and youth development through spoken word poetry in the Caribbean Region.

This event is free, but donations are most welcome!

Volunteer to help look after the Garden

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Open Garden Squares Weekend

Saturday 17 & Sunday 18 June This weekend sees the return of a highlight of the annual gardening calendar, with the opening up of hundreds of private, secret and little-known gardens across London for ‘Open Garden Squares Weekend’. Visitors can explore private gardens, roof gardens, community allotments, gardens on barges, and in schools. The Curve Garden is […]

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Dalston Children’s Festival – Dalston Flower Show for Children

Saturday 27 May, 1-5pm Dalston Children’s Festival is back this year on Saturdays 27 May & 3 June, with activities happening in places and spaces all over the neighbourhood. Children can come along to the Curve Garden 1-5pm on Saturday 27 May for the Dalston Flower Show for Children, to make pizzas in the wood-fired […]

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The Hanging Gardener presents The Garden of Abandon

Sunday 28 May 6.30 – 8pm Hanging in the Garden with St.John Stephen The gardener and poet St.John Stephen off the radio and in person with guest gardeners, poets and musicians – a Hanging Gardener? What could go wrong?

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Sounds of Nature drawing – Children’s Holiday Activities

Wednesday 31 May at 2, 3 & 4pm Birds singing, bees buzzing, animals calling, wind rushing though the trees, rain falling – some of the sounds you can hear in green spaces in the city. Walk around the Curve Garden with artist Sandra Keating, then close your eyes and listen closely to all of these sounds… you’ll […]

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Sunflower Artists – Children’s Holiday Activities

Thursday 1 June at 2, 3 & 4pm Yellow, sunflowers, seeds and using your hands not paintbrushes to make art are the focus for this workshop led by Sandra Keating. Children will hear about ‘Sunflower Artists’ Vincent Van Gogh and Ai Weiwei before working with seeds and tissue paper  to make their own sunflowers and […]

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Pizza Making – Children’s Holiday Activities

Friday 2 June, 2-5pm (last session 4pm) No half-term would be complete without joining Chef David’s team at Latto’s Pizza for an afternoon of making fresh pizza in the wood-fired oven. Final sessions starts at 4pm Our holiday workshops are most suitable for children aged 5 – 11, although younger children are very welcome, as long […]

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Chelsea Fringe: Shout out for green spaces

Saturday 20 & Sunday 21 May 2-5pm The Chelsea Fringe ‘festival of flowers, gardens and gardening’ is taking place all over London and beyond from 20 May to 4 June. Right now people all over the world are protesting for what they believe in and Londoners are standing up for the many precious green spaces that are […]

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No Saturday afternoon volunteer gardening 20 & 27 May 2017!

We are taking a break from our weekly volunteer gardening afternoon on Saturdays 20 & 27 May when we are holding events for Chelsea Fringe & Dalston Children’s Festival. Back to normal on Saturday 3 June. If you have not volunteered before, but would like to get started, please complete our online volunteer form and we […]

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