Community Garden Grand Opening - Saturday 21st September

Published on 19 September 2013 Categories: Events,  Volunteer Midlothian,  Volunteering Services,  Midlothian Growing Together

The grand opening of the Community Garden, which has been developed as part of the Midlothian Growing Together Project, takes place this Saturday 21st September just inside the entrance of Dalkeith Country Park.

Volunteers have been involved in every aspect of the development of the Community Garden from planning and design to cultivating and maintenance. The project began at the start of the summer and is funded by Scottish Natural Heritage.

The opening will take place between 10am-12noon on Saturday and all are welcome to attend this free event as part of Midfest. There will be a variety of activities for all ages including Christmas wreath making, bulb planting, a demonstration of bird box building and various other garden activities

At 11am an apple tree will be planted to mark the opening of the garden.

We look forward to seeing lots of you there!