Kids Edible Gardening Activities - Homestead Community Centre

Kids Edible Gardening Activities - Homestead Community Centre

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Homestead Community and Learning Centre

30 Whiltshire Road

Roxburgh Park, VIC 3064


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Bring your young children along to an edible gardening workshop and exploration of the Homestead Community Centre outdoor space

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Hume City Council has launched a new program to encourage residents to grow food at home called Let’s Grow Hume.

Let’s Grow Hume is all about learning to grow your own food and enjoying some time outside in the garden.

The activities at the Homestead Community and Learning Centre, include making newspaper seedling boxes, exploring worm farms, sowing seeds and making mini greenhouses from recycled containers. Guardians with young children are encouraged to register.

Participants to the event will also receive free seeds and seedlings to take home and plant.

Activities: Please note, participants are welcome to attend all three sessions.

10.00-10.30 – Newspaper seedling boxes and seed sowing

10.30-11.00 – Exploring worms and worm farms

11.00-11.30 – Mini greenhouse construction

Spaces are limited and registration via Eventbrite is required.

If you are having difficulty registering, please contact:

Thom Fox

Sustainable Engagement Officer, Hume City Council

0477 021 301,

This is a COVID-19 safe event. Hume City Council requires attendees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, produce a valid certificate and identification as well as QR code or manually check-in before entering the event site. Being unable to comply with these directions will result in registrants not being permitted.

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