Get growing, get baking, get making!
Once again the annual Tottenham Flower and Produce Show, organised by the Friends of Lordship Rec, will be taking place on Saturday 10th September from 11am to 5pm in Lordship Rec by the outdoor gym and the Hub.
The show is all about community food growing, healthy living, creativity and sustainability.
It showcases all the home growing, home baking, food and drink production, creative crafts and flower arranging skills of local people and park users.
There will also be a variety of workshops and activities for adults and children plus interesting stalls.
Anyone can enter, and entry is FREE. Get an entry form from Lordship Hub or from the Friends website.
Registration of entries will be on the day at the show tent between 8.30am and 11am.
There will be loads of other activities on the day too – flower crown making, pinhole camera project, witty ditty fun science, crafts and storytelling – see the flyer for more details.
There will be 2 FREE talks in advance of the show, at the Hub:
Sunday 14th August, 2pm to 4pm: Permaculture and community – by Rakesh “Rootsman Rak”
Saturday 27th August, 2pm to 4pm: Cacti – The Food of the Future – by Elki Guillen
There will be FREE children’s craft activities in advance of the show, to encourage children’s entries. The events will be at the Hub:
Saturday 20th August, 2pm to 4pm: Scarecrow Making
Monday 22nd August, 10am to midday: Nature crafts – cards and windchimes
Friday 2nd September, 10am to midday: Make a planter
Wednesday 7th September, 11am to 1pm: Papier Mache decorated bowls
Friday 9th September, midday to 2pm: Make a Miniature Garden