Wellbeing and Nature Connection Events by The Garden Classroom

TGC create regular mid to large scale outdoor community events designed to bring the community together and celebrate  a connection with nature.


Join TGC on Newington Green this summer for fun family nature connection activities for you and your children to enjoy together!

Where: Outside The Garden Classroom Hut, Newington Green N1 4RF

Make crafts, uncover nature trails & discover wildlife. 🍄

Get outside & connect with your local green space and community! 🍃

• For families • Suitable for all ages • No need to book - just turn up!


JULY: Thurs 22nd, Fri 23rd, at 2.30 - 5.30pm,

Mon 26th, Tues 27th, Wed 28th, Thurs 29th, Fri 30th, at 10am - 1pm

AUGUST: Mon 2nd, Tues 3rd, Wed 4th, Thurs 5th, Fri 6th, at 10am - 1pm

Children joining in with activities must be accompanied by a parent/carer at all times.

Past events

Past events include Milmay Nature Festival (2018), Picnic on the Green (2019), Grotto on the Green (2016,2017,2018) and Healthy Parks programme for people aged 65+ (2020).

Since 2017, Summer on the Green on Newington Green has provided local children and parents  with free nature connection drop-in activities during the school summer holidays  including bug hunting, clay work, plant hunts and nature stories.

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Book TGC for your event!

TGC’s energetic and friendly team provide creative wellbeing and nature connection activities for your event.

Nature Tales -story telling in a magical bell tent, meet a Beekeeper, Outdoor yoga, nature crafts and trails and fun family challenges are just some of the highlights from past events which include Go Islington! Jazz on the Green, Apple Day at Gillespie Park, London’s Angel Canal Festival to name a few!