Explore and Grow Playgroup

Explore and Grow Playgroup

A garden playgroup for children and their carers.

Each week there will be an optional activity for children, nature play and a little gardening for adults, the playgroup will have their own bed within the garden.

Most activities are aimed at children aged 2 - 5 years, however younger children are welcome.

Parent/ carer must supervise children at all times. This is an outdoor playgroup and will run in all weather conditions so please dress accordingly.

All sessions run 1pm - 2.30pm.

  1. Wednesday 8th May - Explore- get to know the garden with a touch and smell tour, what to plant now plan, scavenger hunt
  2. Wednesday 15th May - Dig and Plant seed planting in mini-pots, adding compost to beds, planting seedlings, trucks in the sandpit.
  3. Wednesday 22nd May - Pea Tee-pee trellis- planting seeds- mulch
  4. Wednesday 29th May - Flowers and Herbs flower collecting and planting- companion plants basics, herbal tea tasting.
  5. Wednesday 5th June - Bugs and Bees bug hotels, insects in the garden
  6. Wednesday 12th June - Watering and Weeds, watering- how to do it well, making binoculars for kids and a weed walk
  7. Wednesday 19th June - Harvest know how, scented play dough and seed-pod pressing, picnic. 


Moreland Community Gardening Inc
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