Community Gardening Project

Life Skills

Tue, 30 Apr 2024, 16:30 - 18:30

Tue, 7 May 2024, 16:30 - 18:30

Tue, 14 May 2024, 16:30 - 18:30

Tue, 21 May 2024, 16:30 - 18:30

Tue, 4 Jun 2024, 16:30 - 18:30

Tue, 11 Jun 2024, 16:30 - 18:30

Tue, 18 Jun 2024, 16:30 - 18:30

Tue, 25 Jun 2024, 16:30 - 18:30

Tue, 2 Jul 2024, 16:30 - 18:30

Tue, 9 Jul 2024, 16:30 - 18:30

Tue, 16 Jul 2024, 16:30 - 18:30

Years From
4   To   11

Canada Villa Young People’s Activity Centre

Canada Villa Youth Centre

Pursley Road


Multi-day event
Face to Face


Enhance your mental well-being by spending time outside connected to nature. 

Participants will learn about sustainable and seasonal food growing, by digging, harvesting and tasting fresh produce. 

Like the sound of this course? What to do next?
Every young person MUST go through the process below to access the course.
1. Press the 'Login or Register To book' button on the course page and complete and submit a booking.
2. If you have been successful you will receive an email confirmation.
3. Turn up to your chosen course and have FUN!

Don’t forget to spread the word to other young people within Barnet! Watch this space for new and exciting courses that will be advertised on the Barnet Youth website! Please note: All courses are subject to change or cancellation at the discretion of the Barnet Children's Service.

1:1 Support for SEND Children:

Unfortunately Barnet Council’s Child & Family Early Help Programmes Team are not able to provide 1:1 support workers for a young person to access any of our activities. 1:1 support workers would need to be provided by you as a parent/carer or any professionals (Social Worker/ 0-19 Practitioner) involved with your young person.

If you provide a 1:1 support worker please ensure you email byes@barnet.gov.uk- prior to attending the following:

- 1:1 Support Workers Full Name

- Enhanced DBS details

- Ensure the worker meets the requirements to support a young person with SEND (Special Educational Needs or Disabilities and or Autism).

Need to find a 1:1 Support:

Contact Short Breaks Team or Disabled Children’s Team and using your Short Break allocation. 
Short Breaks: - https://www.barnet.gov.uk/children-and-families/children-and-young-people-disabilities/disabled-childrens-activities-short-0
0-25 Disability Service: - https://www.barnet.gov.uk/children-and-families/children-and-young-people-disabilities/0-25-disability-service


If your child can no longer attend ensure you follow these steps:

- Login to your dashboard

- Cancel your booking

If you do not inform the team, you maybe removed or suspended from future bookings.
If you have any questions, take a look at our FAQ's page here - you may find the answer you are looking for!

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We Are Grow

GROW works with schools and communities delivering bespoke programmes in sustainable food growing and outdoor learning.

We work predominantly with local children and young people who experience barriers to learning, healthy living, and employment. We believe in food justice and the right to a sustainable way of life for all. We offer our participants the skills, knowledge, and confidence to make positive choices and changes in their lives and in the world around them.

We deliver early support, community & outreach, and volunteering & training programmes.

  • Under 7s MUST be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children aged 8-11 can come on their own, they are are also welcome to have a parent / guardian attend with them. 
  • Please be aware that the garden can be muddy after a period of wet weather.