Shettleston Community Growing Project

We're planning a number of activities, trips and outings over the coming weeks and months - please contact Marion to find out more / book your place:

Out and about with SCGP

Saturday 21 June - outing to Gorgie City Farm in Edinburgh (leaving 10am, returning around 4pm) - GCF is a free-entry community owned initiative that aims to educate inner city children & adults about farming and food production

Monday 23 June - local foraging walk (6-8pm) with Catriona Gibson, Medical Herbalist - a fantastic opportunity to find out about foraging for food, medicine and even ingredients for beer!

Sunday 13 July - local foraging walk (10:30am to 12:30pm) - as above (check out our photos from the first foraging walk)

Sunday 10 August - our annual Family Fun Day in association with Shettleston Housing Association (12noon to 4pm) - lots of fun things for little kids and big kids alike including community stalls, face painting, home baking, displays, arts and crafts, music, food and refreshments, Mr Giggles, FREE ICE CREAM for all kids and prizes for best junior and best adult in fancy dress!

Saturday 23 August - trip to Ayr Flower Show (leaving 10am, returning around 4pm) - a family festival in which food and fun complement flowers and fruit