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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
Mature Trees
Planting of mature trees
Croydon Councillor Grant Funded 2017
Planning and Estimating stage. Planting in winter 2018/19 after bridge strengthening works are complete.
2019
I Dig Trees
150 young trees to be planted by 2019
Trees supplied by "I Dig Trees" a TCV / OVO Energy initiative. Started December 2017 - 30 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 27/1/18
Big Lunch Picnic 2/6/18   Peace Festival Picnic 17/6/18
2018
Bench & Play EquipmentCroydon Councillor 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.2019

Park   Activities

DateTimeDetails
10th May 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
13th May 2018
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
17th May 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
19th May 2018
Friday
 Royal Wedding
24th May 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
28th May 2018
Monday
 Bank Holiday
31th May 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
2nd June 2018
Saturday
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.
7th June 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
10th June 2018
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
12th June 2018
Tuesday
7:15pm to 8:00pmGood Gym runners visiting park to help with various tasks.
14th June 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
17th June 2018
Sunday
 Fathers Day
17th June 2018
Sunday
Entertainment between
11am and 1pm
followed by a
Picnic
Peace Festival Picnic
Fun for all the family, sing, circle dance, decorate the old oak tree with the Creative Croydon team.
Drop in anytime, and share a peaceful picnic at 1pm. Help us build harmony in our community, bring your family, friends and neighbours.
A free event suitable for all ages. Outside games for the children.
21st June 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
28th June 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
5th July 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
8th July 2018
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
12th July 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
17th July 2018
Tuesday
7:15pm to 8:00pmGood Gym runners visiting park to help with various tasks.
19th July 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
23rd to 29th
July 2018
All Week
 Mayor of London and
National Park Week.
25th July 2018
Wednesday
14:00 onwards Childrens Nature Day
Led by the Council's Conservation Officer
Children's Mini-Beasting, Nature Trail, Tadpoles, Newts, Safe FireLighting and Toasted Marshmellows.
26th July 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
2nd August 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
9th August 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
12th August 2018
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
16th August 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
21st August 2018
Tuesday
7:15pm to 8:00pmGood Gym runners visiting park to help with various tasks.
23th August 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
30th August 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
6th September 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
9th September 2018
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
13th September 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
15th September 2018
Saturday
2pm to 5pmApple Day
Celebrating the fruit harvest from the orchard. A free event suitable for all ages. Outside games for the children.
20th September 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
27th September 2018
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
14th October 2018
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
27th October 2018
Saturday
6:30pm to 8:00pm Halloween
Fun for all the family in the Park, lit by fairy lights.
Search for Witches, Visit the Scary Grotto and the Graveyard.
11th November 2018
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
9th December 2018
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
13th January 2019
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
26th January 2019
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.
10th February 2019
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
10th March 2019
Sunday
between 1pm and 4pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
4th April 2019
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
11th April 2019
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
14th April 2019
Sunday
between 2pm and 5pmPark work day, tidying up and gardening in the park. See events page for details.
19th April 2019
Friday
 Easter Weekend Bank Holiday
18th April 2019
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
25th April 2019
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
2nd May 2019
Thursday
6:00pm to 7:30pmCommunity Garden Evening.
6th May 2019
Monday
 May Day Bank Holiday
12th May 2019
Sunday
 Mothers Day
16th June 2019
Sunday
 Fathers Day

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