Work day Sunday 29th March 10am – 2pm

Spring is in the air and we are holding our first work day of the year this Sunday. Sunday 29th March 10am – 2pm Come along to the Brownstown Road site anytime between 10 and 2 to see the garden and lend a hand with preparing the polytunnel frame for covering. Next work day after that will … Continue reading

Book sale fundraiser success!

We raised £60 with a book sale today at the Orkney Zero Waste Spring fair at King St Halls, Kirkwall. Thanks to all who donated books and helped out on the stall. Thanks to Orkney Zero Waste for giving us the table free! We hope to hold one in Stromness soon …  

Map Orkney Month mapping workshop at Stromness Community Garden, Sunday 15th

There will be a Map Orkney Month mapping workshop at Stromness Community Garden this Sunday. Come along and learn how to map the garden using various GPS devices (hand held, differential). The aim is to create an accurate map of the garden and share mapping skills.  . Sunday 15th 2-4pm (free, no booking necessary)  . … Continue reading

AGM 2015 and Chair’s report

We had a good AGM last Sunday with 18 folk turning out at the Community Centre to hear an update on the site by Chair Dan Lee. The Board of Trustees was re-elected with three new volunteers (9 in total). We then had a great talk from Bob Nelson (the gardener formerly known as Birsay … Continue reading