Garden maintenance session

Garden maintenance sessions take place regularly, from 9am to 12.00. All are welcome to join us to help with jobs ranging from weeding to pond maintenance, woodland conservation, and construction tasks. Tools, gloves and training provided – also refreshments, often with home-made cake! No need to book, just turn up. Sessions are open to all, […]

Opening for the National Garden Scheme Copy

We are opening to the public as part of the National Garden Scheme, selling teas and homemade cakes, and plants from the greenhouse. Live music from the Secret Life Saxophone Quartet.     Please tell friends who would like to know about the garden to come along.  This event raises funds for a number […]

Concertina Bookmaking workshop – with Simon Shaw from Probably Books

Make your own concertina books Simon from Probably Books (@probably.books) will lead a concertina bookmaking workshop. These compact books can be made with plain, watercolour or grided paper and can be used for writing, painting, collage, journalling, habit tracking and more! You’ll get to make a set of three books during the workshop.     […]

Natural Dyes and Shibori Exploration with Renata Minoldo

Come join us at King Henry’s Walk Garden and learn how to extract pigments from natural dyestuff by making a dye bath in this hands on workshop delivered by artist and educator Renata Minoldo.     Explore the possibilities of Itajime Shibori, a simple yet sophisticated Japanese manual resist dyeing technique which produces a number […]

Taking a Nature Poem for a Walk

Please join Johannah Barrett, poet and a qualified Clerkenwell and Islington Guide and member of CIGA, for a creative walk through the local urban and green spaces around Mildmay. Starting in King Henry’s Walk Garden, Johannah will guide you on a walk around local green spaces in the company of ‘A London Plane Tree’, a […]

Eco Printing with Renata Minoldo

Learn how to create clean, crisp botanical prints on textiles with flowers and leaves from our garden in this workshop. Transfer colours and shapes, play with patterns and be surprised by the results.   This is a fun, sustainable and economical way to try out some natural dye and start a magical botanical journey. This […]

KHWG 2023 Bio Blitz

The Bioblitz is back! We are holding our annual Bio Blitz this Sunday 4th June. This is when we make an audit of the wildlife in the garden – birds, plants, insects, pond life. Do join our experts at 12.00 noon to learn more about the secret life of the garden. This is a free […]

Summer Fete 2023

We are absolutely delighted to welcome you all to attend our Summer Fete once again As usual it will be jammed pack with atractions for everyone and will include: Fun children’s games and craft activities Tasty hand made pizza from our hand made pizza oven Refreshments – Bar, and comforting cups of tea (or coffee) with overwhelming […]

Drawing in the Garden Session- with Caroline Banks

Garden member and artist Caroline Banks will be hosting the firstof her ‘Painting and Drawing in the Garden’ workshop series, providing a safe and enjoyable environment for creative expression. Everyone can draw so give yourself time to slow down and really look, all while tapping into your creativity. The workshop will create a non-judgemental and […]