#74b: New Leaf – End of Summer Party!

volunteers at New Leaf party 2013

volunteer Teresa Hayes tends the barbeque and a dog dances

Youngsters learn about horticulture and help out as the New Leaf botanical garden project comes closer to completion.

When completed, the garden will tell the story of the evolution of plants. On the afternoon of August 22, 2013, a celebration was held at the New Leaf shop beside West Dulwich station on Thurlow Park Road, SE21, to mark the completion of New Leaf’s first Summer AQA programme of one day courses, “Introduction to Horticulture.”

New Leaf group

Above: Participants, organisers and supporters gather beside the pond for a group photo. The pond is now lined and is in the process of being planted up. Dragonflies are already taking an interest.

Vinnie O'Connell talks on camera

Above: Vinnie O’Connell, the founder of New Leaf, discusses its activities on camera.

Go to the New Leaf website for more details.

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under New Leaf

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s