A free 3 day composting course starting on Tuesday 24th February, continuing on Tuesdays 3rd & 10th of March at Springvale Gardens, Penistone, from 10.00am -4.30pm. This course could result in people composting for the community and/or selling compost in accordance with legislation to make a surplus for their community garden. Community growers will be [...]
Penistone Community Church is working with Christians Against Poverty (CAP) to offer a short course aimed at putting the joy back into money by teaching people how to chart their household income and take control of their expenditure. The course takes place at Springvale Methodist Church over 3 evenings on Thursday January 29th, Thursday February [...]
This means the Garden is now fully independent. They will continue to be a not for profit organisation, run entirely by volunteers. It’s easy to get involved and they need lots more volunteers to be part of this community resource. You don’t need to be a good gardener. Everyone, young and old is welcome. You [...]
On Wednesday 1st October between 1.30 and 2.00pm Armitages Garden Centre will be presenting the garden with a donation towards the refurbishment of a polytunnel. Wednesday is one of their usual open times and everyone is welcome to go down and celebrate with them as well as seeing how the community garden is progressing. Also [...]
Are holding a Don Street Nature Area Clear-up Day On Sunday 24th August between 10.00am – 3.00pm Please help keep this lovely community area clean and accessible. Come along any time between 10.00am and 3.00pm. Please bring gloves and wear suitable clothing. Springvale Community Garden is a four acre site that is being revived for [...]
Open Day Sunday August 17th 11am – 4pm Visit the garden and enjoy a Physic garden tour Plant and vegetable sales, Live music, Refreshments, book stall, bric-a-brac stall and Tombola You can also find out about becoming a volunteer at the gardens.