Summer Solstice Parade Jun 21

Our 3rd Telegraph Hill Summer Solstice parade… one not to miss. Updates

A celebration of our diverse community now and its heritage of food production, orchards and market gardens.   Whether musicians, dancers, costumed, declaiming words or sharing food – bring a drum, a tambourine, come swathed in green or dressed as a bee . . . all are welcome.

Parade meeting points on Friday 21st June are at New Cross Learning (TBC 4.30 ish) and the Telegraph pub (5.00-6.00).Note that Grow Wild are now joining us on the Sat 15th making day workshop with a seed bomb making table…
and will be providing (some) food for the post-parade picnic on the actual day 21st.




Grow Wild activities

  1. Dec 7 onwards: The start of building the Telegraph Hill Centre garden where we will be building raised beds on Fridays from 12 noon
  2. Dec 5: Planting and cooking demo activity at the EWCS AGM 5pm -7pm.
  3. Dec 12/19: Cooking at the Youth Club 7-9.30pm
  4. Dec 21: Winter Solstice on 21 December with Parade and Winter harvested treats
  5. Dec 26: Sharing Lunch on Boxing Day

Primary school Fairs. We are organising planting activity and cauliflower fritters for these fairs:

  1. Dec 7: John Stainer 3.30
  2. Dec 8: Edmund Waller  2 -4pm,
  3. Dec 13: Childeric 3.15pm
  4. Dec 14: Kender 3.30pm.

And don’t forget Souper Sundays at the Common Growth garden.

Night of the Beast workshop 17.12.11

 Join the Beast making workshop on 17th December, all day in the Art Room at the Telegraph Hill Community Centre. Artists will be in there making masks, headdresses and a giant furry beast, and you are welcome to try your hand at making your own as materials allow. If you want to bring materials & ideas to add that’s great.

The Beasts will be part of the Solstice Parade on Dec 22nd which will be starting at the Telegraph pub and winding through Telegraph Hill. All welcome