Growing Careers

Practical, hands-on introduction to what you could be doing if you got a job in horticulture.

FREE 6 week course            NOW Recruiting for September 2021

1.5 hour sessions, based outdoors in local Reading community gardens covering seed sowing & propagation, plant care, soil health, garden maintenance and sustainable growing techniques.

 

Course 1: Central Reading - Lavender Place Community Garden, Queens Walk next to The Hexagon), RG1 7AE

 6 week course Mondays 11am to 12.30pm starting on 13th Sept 2021 and running until 18th October 2021

 

Course 2: South Reading, behind New Directions College, Nortumberland Rd. RG2 8DH

6 week course Fridays 1pm to 2.30pm starting  on 17th September 2021 and running until 22nd October 2021

  • Small groups & socially disctanced
  • All equipment, tools seeds etc provided
  • travel costs can be refunded

For more information and to book a place please contact Sharon Fitton by emailing sharon@risc.org,uk or ringing 0118 9586692