Opening of Marsh Garden in Childs Hill Park – Sunday, 20 September 2015: from 2-4pm.
2 –2.15pm Deputy Mayor of Barnet, Cllr Alison Cornelius, formally opens the Marsh Garden
2.15pm Tony Baker, Chair of Harington Scheme, presents certificates to trainees who built the garden.
2pm-4 pm Slide show of creation of Marsh Garden, in café
2.30-3pm Planting of bed in Marsh Garden by local volunteers
2.30- 4pm Ben Uri Museum children’s art workshop in café
2.45 – 3pm Juggling workshop led by Sadie Sareen, near orchard
2.45-3.45 Froglife workshop led by Vanessa Barber, in Marsh Garden
3pm – 4pm Celebrity guest Joe Swift starts planting of wildflower plugs in Hibernaculum, continued by children
3.15-4pm Children’s mini pot planting and apple bird feeder making in Marsh Garden
3.45-4pm Juggling workshop led by Sadie Sareen, by orchard