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Current   Projects

Project NameStatusCompletion
Community GardenCroydon Council Grant Funded 2016 PhotographsOn‐going
Grow Wild
Wild Flowers
The 2nd year of the Kew Gardens wild flower
programme funded by the Lottery. Photographs
On‐going
School Exit TriangleLooking after the bank, bushes and trees.On‐going
Mature Trees
Planting of mature trees
Croydon Ward Grant Funded 2017
Planning and Estimating stage. Planting in winter 2018/19 after bridge strengthening works are complete.
2019
I Dig Trees
70 young trees to be planted by 2019
Trees supplied by "I Dig Trees" a TCV / OVO Energy initiative. Started December 2017 - 40 trees planted so far.2019
Arts, Singing and Entertainment
to be held in the park
Grant funded from Tesco "Bags of Help"
Past and future events include:
Halloween 28/10/17   Singing 4/12/17
Carols 16/12/17   Wassail 27/01/18
Big Lunch Picnic 2/06/18   Peace Festival Picnic 17/06/18
Nature Trail 25/07/18   Apple Day 15/09/18
Wassail 26/01/19   Big Lunch Picnic 26/01/19
Arts in the Park 21/07/19   Apple Day 15/09/19  
2019
Bench & Play EquipmentCouncillors Ward Grant towards park bench and childrens play equipment.
Seeking additional funding.
2020
Pond in the
Community Garden
A lined pond recessed in one of the soil heaps in the Community Garden.
See the Pond page for more details.
Completed

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The Friends group Community Garden photographs on


Park   Activities

DateTimeDetails
14th July 2019
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
20th to 28th
July 2019
All Week
 National Park City Week.
21st July 2019
Sunday
2pm to 5pm Singing in the orchard.
Mindfulness pleasure walk.
Art Table with Create a park postcard, Tree drawing and Magnetic poetry.
Creative music & poetry session in the wildflower garden.
Circle dance.
Search for Bugs & other Insects.
11th August 2019
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
26th August 2019
Monday
 Summer Bank Holiday
5th September 2019
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
8th September 2019
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
12th September 2019
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
15th September 2019
Sunday
2pm to 5pmApple Day
Celebrating the fruit harvest from the orchard. A free event suitable for all ages. Outside games for the children.
19th September 2019
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
28th September 2019
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
13th October 2019
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
10th November 2019
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
8th December 2019
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
25th December 2019
Wednesday
 Christmas Day Bank Holiday
26th December 2019
Thursday
 Boxing Day Bank Holiday
1st January 2020
Wednesday
 New Years Day Bank Holiday
12th January 2020
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
25th January 2020
Saturday
2pm to 4pmOrchard Wassail
An anceint ritual to waken the trees and encourage a good fruit harvest.
Wear bright warm clothes and make lots of noise.
A free event suitable for all ages.
9th February 2020
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
8th March 2020
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
22nd March 2020
Sunday
 Mothers Day
10th April 2020
Friday
 Good Friday Bank Holiday
12th April 2020
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
13th April 2020
Monday
 Easter Bank Holiday
4th May 2020
Monday
 May Day Bank Holiday
10th May 2020
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmAddiscombe Railway Park work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
25th May 2020
Monday
 Bank Holiday
7th June 2020
Sunday
2pm to 5pmPicnic in the Park
Big Lunch Weekend. Fun in the park, outdoor games for the children. Free event suitable for all the family.
14th June 2020
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
21st June 2020
Sunday
 Fathers Day
31st August 2020
Monday
 Summer Bank Holiday
25th December 2020
Friday
 Christmas Day Bank Holiday
28th December 2020
Monday
 Boxing Day Bank Holiday

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