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Curious Finch Educational Garden

There are regular children’s workshops from March – September at the Curious Finch garden in the Westerpark. We will be doing a special Easter egg hunt to start the year, and later on scavenger hunts through the garden, making compost, harvesting snacks, and of course planting lots of seeds!

The dates for 2016 are as follows:

Easter Monday 28 March, 14:00-16:00
Saturday 7 May, 14:00-16:00
Saturday 4 June, 14:00-16:00
Saturday 2 July, 14:00-16:00
Saturday 6 August, 14:00-16:00
Saturday 3 September, 14:00-16:00

Location: Curious Finch Educational Garden, Volkstuinpark Sloterdijkermeer, Westerpark

Age: Children aged 6-10 (older kids are welcome to come help).

Language: Dutch with English translation where needed.

 

Kruidenpluktuin

In addition, we will be running children’s workshops at the Kruidenpluktuin this spring. We’ll plant seeds and herbs in the garden, eat flowers, drink herbal tea, make herbal salves, look for insects and draw them, dry herbs and much more. Come smell, taste, feel, and get dirty!

Dates and time:
Wednesday 13 April from 14:00-16:00
Wednesday 11 May from 14:00-16:00
Wednesday 8 June from 14:00-16:00
Wednesday 13 July from 14:00-16:00
Wednesday 14 September from 14:00-16:00

Location: Kruidenpluktuin Weteringplantsoen

Age: Children aged 6-10 (older kids are welcome to come help).

Language: Dutch with English translation where needed.

Cost: The cost is 25 euros for all 6 workshops.

Rain: If the weather is bad we will do an indoor activity.

Information and registration: workshops-amsterdam@cityplot.org

 

Berlin : Cityplot Greenthumbs

Are you interested in creating your own Edible City Garden?

Are you curious about how food, the environment, and our whole outlook on life are linked?

Are you ready for a ‘growing’ vocabulary in English, German…and Latin?

Then this club is for you!

WhenFriday’s, May 13 – July 15 (10 hands-on, 2 hour Workshops)

Time16:00-18:00
Age: 8-12 years
Cost: €120 per child (All 10 workshops and materials are included)
Where: GIDAK Courtyard, Saarbrückerstrasse 24, 10405 Berlin
Wear: Comfortable, outdoor clothing