Grow Well, Feel Well
Thursday 5 July 2018 - 5.30 - 8:30pm
Spitalfields City Farm
Join us for an evening of workshops, talks and networking. Learn more about food growing and health, and get up to speed on the fast moving world of social prescribing. Organised in partnership with Growing Health, and the Women’s Environmental Network, our summer event is for growers, community organisers, support workers and anyone interested in the links between urban food growing and health.
There will also be time to meet other growers and enjoy light refreshments in the garden.
Earlybird deal - book your ticket by the 20 June to get 10% off this event - code 'GrowWellFeelWell'.
5.30 Registration, light bites and chance to explore the farm and network
6:30 Welcome, keynote speakes and Q&A
Chair: Sarah Williams, Sustain
Speakers, Craig Lister, The Conservation Volunteers; Maria Devereaux, Growing Health; Beth Summers, Women's Environmental Network; Nemone Mercer, Core Landscapes.
7.15 Workshops, choose from;
- Introduction to Mental Health Awareness - Elena Trivelli, Capital Growth
- Nature connection: Exploring mindfulness in the garden - Ida Fabrizio, The Castle Garden
- Social and therapeutic horticulture: Gardening for positive health - Maria Devereaux, Growing Health, Wildcat Wilderness Garden
8.15 Closing remarks and garden shout outs
Workshop registration will be open closer to the date on a first come, first served basis. Tickets are available via Eventbrite.