To mark Climate Week 2013, there is a Sustainability Spring Fair, 10am-4pm on Saturday 9th March at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. The fair is an entertaining, creative, educational and fun “green” day out for all the family.
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There is an induction for volunteer Active Travel Champions on Tuesday 12 March at the Sustrans office, Holloway head, City Centre. More details from email@example.com
Two FREE Big Dig Events
Big Dig Seed Event Saturday 16 March Martineau Gardens, 1pm – 4pm
Grow something new this year! Brush off the cobwebs on your seedbox or if you’re new to gardening come and talk to experts to get help and advice. There will be a seed swap – bring seeds to swap and see sowing workshops. Children can make wild flowers ‘seed bombs’. More details from http://www.martineau-gardens.org.uk/events/seed-event/
Big Dig Sunday 17 March Cotteridge Park, from 11am
Food Forest Brum has kindly donated some fruiting trees and bushes to Cotteridge Park and volunteers are needed to get them planted. No experience necessary (but please bring a spade/fork if you have them) just wear sensible clothes and footwear. Jobs to suit all ages and enthusiasms. Meet in the Orchard.
Stirchley Community Market
First Tuesday of the month 4-8pm, for tasty food stalls and local traders. If you haven't been before, you are in for a pleasant surprise.