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Guest Post: Youth in the Garden – Crouch Neighbourhood Resource Centre III

The Youth at Crouch Neighbourhood Resource Centre continues to have success at Dillabough Garden, one of London’s Community Gardens.  Here  are some more of their stories: Today Summer Splash youth harvested ripe sweet peppers. – Youth Group Today at the garden when we were harvesting our radishes, we found this awesome one! The unique of someone’s back and bum make […]

A Garden Tour with Urban Flair!

On a lovely Thursday morning the LCRC staff accompanied students of The Boys’ and Girls’ Club of London on a peaceful garden tour that included four of our centrally located gardens; Ann St., Blackfriars, Riverforks, and Thames Park.  We had a beautiful, sunny day and were able to fully enjoy both the landscape along the Thames River and the magnificent […]

Guest Post: Youth in the Garden – Crouch Neighbourhood Resource Centre II

The Youth at Crouch Neighbourhood Resource Centre continue their gardening journey with London’s Community Gardens.  Here is what they had to say about a recent trip to the Dillabough Garden: I went down to the garden and took a picture of the broccoli because it is my favourite vegetable. When I took the picture I noticed how it was growing […]

Return of the Youth: at Church of the Ascension Garden

It was a beautiful evening in east London when a group of youth met us in the Church of the Ascension Garden. For many it was their first time, for some it was their second visit. They were there for a fun evening in the garden and an update on how the seeds they planted in May were growing. The […]

Fresh Summer Harvest Success and An Evening at ELAM garden!

This week was a very busy week for the LCRC, but we pulled it off with the help of our amazing volunteers and wonderful staff! On Tuesday evening, we held our Fresh Summer Harvest session in the Market kitchen at Covent Garden Market.  We started off the night preparing refreshing lemonade and a flavourful salsa together.  We then learned how […]