See the latest COVID-19 restrictions and guidance Find out more

5-7 March Seedy Saturday – colouring competition, photography competition, loads more …

Date: 2nd Mar 2021 Author: Sal Dartnell

Although this year’s events are online (Facebook and Zoom) they cover 3 days and it is all free:

On March 6th, 2021 join Transition Horsham’s first online Seedy Saturday and the launch of the new Horsham District Seed Circle!

Although you won’t be able to swap seeds in person, you’ll be able to share experiences of growing vegetables, fruit and flowers. Click here to find out all the information and to sign up to to the sessions!

 

Colouring Competition to Win a Growing Kit – Seeds, compost, seed tray/pots from Horsham Scouts and Peat Free Plants – just print and colour in our original picture (Seedy Saturday Horsham Scouts Colouring Competition.pdf1) that reminds us of the sustainability of Peat Free Planting and email to peatfreeplants@horshamscouts.com by 15th March. Entries open to everyone.

Ellen Corke from Prenplants will be the judge and award the prize. Find out more about why Peat Free.

And – is the Spring Shoots fun Facebook photography competition for you and your family? There will be two winners – one under 18 and one for 18+. There must be no people in the photos – but wildlife, pets, plants, gardens and parks are all very welcome. Sophie Ward of Sophie Ward Photography will judge the winning entries. The prize is a lesson with Sophie.

There will also be talks and workshops on Zoom. Those marked * are particularly intended for children. To book go to https://www.kinderliving.co.uk/kinder-spring-2021/

 

Friday March 5th
10am Spring Clean your Tech –Cliff explains eg how to deal with slow running computers
12 am Are You Sitting Comfortably​? -Kirsty’s tips for backs
2pm Make up for marvellous March – natural, no fuss make up tips from Emma
3pm Wildlife Eco Warriors *- Carrie explains upcycling/reuse for food and wildlife
6pm Costa Rica – Katrina in the UK and Ariel in South America take us across the country
7pm Ecochurch inspiring churches on their eco-journey

Saturday March 6th
10am Spring Clean your Tech – as Friday
11am Seedy Saturday – Launch of Transition’s Horsham District Seed Circle
12pm Seedy Saturday – as 11am (repeat event)
1pm Spring skincare secrets – Emma’s tips for glowing skin
2pm Climate Cafe–Worthing & Adur Council – lessons learned from their Climate Assembly
2pm Flower making tutorial – Ramiya shows us how to make small paper flowers
4pm Creation Care–Ecochurch explain support for households on their creation care journey

Sunday March 7th
10am Bee Kind this Spring * Friends of Horsham Park – fun facts about nature in spring
10.30am Hug a tree – Friends of Horsham Park take us on a discovery walk in the park
11.30am Healthy hands – Kirsty on caring for your hands, how and why?
12pm Spring Clean your Tech – as Friday
1pm Sandals at the ready – Emma explains how to get your feet ready in under a week
5pm Rest and relaxation yoga – very special gentle yoga with Tracy to end this busy event

On the Kinder Spring facebook event page https://fb.me/e/20MU3UL8g you can find out what Kinder Living businesses and Seedy Saturday organisations are planning this spring. And find tips on growing food and living sustainably.

Nature and the outdoors are languages that can be learned. Once you identify a beech tree, tie a clove hitch or cook a simple meal over a fire that you’ve built yourself, you’ll never forget it.'
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls