THE VIRTUAL GARDEN
FOR ADULTS WITH MENTAL HEALTH NEEDS
WHILE THE GARDEN IS CLOSED - JOIN US ONLINE
THURSDAYS 10-12 FOR A CATCH UP AND CREATIVE WORKSHOPS
SEND AN EMAIL OR CALL/SMS TO JOIN OR TO RECEIVE THE MATERIALS FOR THE WORKSHOPS:
28th Jan - Making compostable pots for growing seeds (Video Tutorial)
4th Feb - How to grow new plants from vegetable cuttings (Video Tutorial)
11th Feb - How to make bird fat feeders for the winter (Video Tutorial)
18th Feb - How to Sprout seeds & beans in a jar for adding to salads, stir fries and sandwiches (YUM!) (Video Tutorial)
25th Feb - How to make a mini-greenhouse cloche to help seeds germinate (Video Tutorial)
4th Mar - How to propagate edible seeds using recycled containers (Video Tutorial)
11th Mar - How to make bee-friendly, wildflower seed bombs (coming soon)
18th Mar - How to make a miniature clay pot for seeds (coming soon)
Byker Kitchen Garden
Who is is for?
Anyone who is interested in gardening and improving their wellbeing.
When/Where does it happen?
We meet weekly at Byker Community Garden (Byker Community Centre, Headlam St, Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 2DX) - Thursdays: 10-4 (Drop in)
What activities will I take part in?
Our sessions are a relaxed and social space where you can get get involved in any way you like. There are always lots of gardening jobs to do and we also offer creative tasks, building, making and time for socialising over tea and coffee.
How do I join, or refer someone?
but you must be booked on to join us, as we need to restrict the number of people attending to keep our site Covid-safe. Its easy to do, just send us an email to: or
AND complete our Byker Garden referral form and we'll be in touch!