Garden Voices

Join us for a gorgeous afternoon of summer music in the beautiful setting of Sydenham Garden. Garden Voices will be like no other choir event you’ve been to. 14th July, 12.30 to 16.00 We will be asking for donations (suggest £5) on the door. Proceeds will go towards the work of Sydenham Garden and what’s…

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Beekeeping workshop

Saturday 22nd September – places available. 2 to 3.30pm Whether you are considering keeping bees and want to know if it is for you, just fascinated in them as creatures or simply looking for something usual and exciting to do this course could be for you. In this one and a half hour workshop we…

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Spring Fair 2018: Glorious!

Our Spring Fair 2018: basking in glorious weather! On Saturday the 5th of May we held our Spring Fair 2018 at the Wynell Road site. The weather was gorgeous, which led to over 500 people coming through the door and more than £3000 pounds raised. The event kicked off with live saxophone music from May…

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A line up of events

Events and workshops for all tastes at Sydneham Garden   The events season is almost upon us! Every 3rd Saturday of the month our Market Garden, at 35a De Frene Road, will be running workshops. Along with these staple workshops we’ve got a cracking line up for 2018. From our quaint Spring Fair to the…

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Achievements are wide-ranging and significant

An exciting look at our achievements and challenges, as found through the 2016-17 Annual Evaluation. This year’s evaluation confirms that the level of mental distress suffered by those coming to Sydenham Garden is greater than we have previously recorded. This fact is not surprising in the light of well publicised societal stressors together with fewer…

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Spring Fair Time

It’s Spring Fair Time! May 5th, 11.00-15.00, 28a Wynell Road. Entrance is £1, or 50p for concessions. One of the most anticipated events of the Sydenham Garden calendar is here. Co-workers (beneficiaries) and volunteers have been working hard to create a sumptuous array of goodies, which will include cakes, hot food, a raffle, a prize…

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We are recruiting an Art & Craft Project Lead

The deadline for applications has passed An exciting opportunity to become Sydenham Garden’s Art & Craft Project lead has arisen! The Art & Craft Project Lead will become an integral part of our team. We aim to provide a welcoming and inclusive environment and the role will be vital in ensuring the quality and success…

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Snow time

The Beast From the East arrived and left a trail of peace and beauty in its wake! We’ve really enjoyed snow time here. It’s created some beautiful memories for people who braved the weather and made it to our gardens

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A very chilly newsletter!

winter newsletter 2017 Our newsletter is (finally) available! Just a few hitches along the way delayed production, but now here it is. We hope you enjoy reading To download your copy of the Winter Newsletter click here: Winter 2017 – Online vs Subscribers to our friends scheme receive a paper copy a few days before…

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Dementia Support Administrator (Voluntary)

Helping people with dementia to live well We are looking for a Dementia Support Administrator (voluntary) to support our Sow & Grow sessions. At Sydenham Garden, our Sow & Grow sessions aim to support people to live well with dementia. We use gardening, cooking and craft activities, as well as providing plenty of opportunities for…

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