Enfield's Big Green Climate Festival
We are planning courses on sustainability at Palmers Greenery in Broomfield Park.
Platinum Performing Arts will be working with school children on an Environment Day in August and videoing the outcome for the Festival.
We have a professional who will attend one of our events and assess the carbon footprint of that event and show how it can be done in Enfield.
We are discussing with one of the Parks an event around the need for a swan sanctuary and information about why they are so important.
The Beautiful Borough's Project are also discussing have a litter pick during the period of the Festival.
Local Soroptimists present the work taking place worldwide to plant trees. And the Enfield project.
Stitch in Palmers Green will be holding an event to highlight the importance of craft and recycling.
We hope to have a collage of art and poetry at one of our park events - organised through Enfield Poets.
North London Organic Gardeners will host a meeting on growing for climate change with a potential speaker who was a kitchen gardener at Kew Gardens.
We're planning a hosted online talk on sustainable transport - particularly walking and cycling. Come along if you're keen to ditch the car and learn how to be more green.
A creative writing drop-in during the festival. Themes will be climate change, with a mix of writing prompts and some drawing - no writing experience required :)
Family Based Solutions are planning one of their interesting chats during the Festival on Climate Change
We are discussion an Open Day at Slopers Farm in Stagg Hill and details will be available soon
This is your chance to relax and enjoy cricket in an informal family friendly club, watching the Sunday friendly XI play. Provision of a good tea also features high on priority lists.
Some members of EnCaf Youth are planning a project to dissolve the barriers between different communities and get everyone involved in an environmental community project through reducing food waste.
Climate change webinars and Interviews with community groups, creating a green Enfield.
Video interviews with 8-10 local business owners on their environmentalism sustainability to help to increase interconnectedness.
With Enterprise Enfield, we're planning two events on how businesses can go green. Enterprise Enfield will contact members.
Those discussing Enfield's Blue/Green Strategy are hoping to publish by September a catalogue of online resources.
The Jubilee & Enfield Chase Dog Training Clubs are planning an event in Forty Hall and Jubilee Park.
Video showreel for the festival on local eco businesses, what is eco and why they chose to remain local.
Mary Duggan will be arranging poetry for the Festival: “pop-up poetry" with “barber” style harmony.
SOUP, a community ukelele band in north London, will design an event or an evening of music and poetry.
Organised by Better Streets for Enfield and the Enfield Cycling Campaign, the public can try different types of bike. Also seen at the Palmers Green Festival.
We are writing to our MPs to invite them to attend a joint event to discuss the importance of COP26 and keeping to the Paris Agreement. One has already replied positively.
Alongside the litter pick on Sunday 19th June, the Friends of Hilly Fields are planning a trail/scavenger hunt for children, along with planting bluebells.
Enfield Council is Planning a Month of Sundays in August around Food & Drink and we hope to have some stalls there.
CAFOD are currently organising a Campaigning meeting in preparation for COP26 on Saturday 11th Sept on Zoom.
Discussing a ltter pick in Broomfield Park combined with a video diary to highlight the rubbish that is often depositied there.
Working with a community theatre we plan some open air theatre during the festival.
We'll be having a discussion with the Principal of Capel Manor on how we can all work towards carbon zero. This will be an online event.
We are discussing with one or two groups about an organised tree walk to help create awareness of the importance of trees.
Pymmes & Salmon Brook are discussing having a walk together with a litter pick along the Brook. Date and time to be confirmed.
Bella Choir is a community choir catering for all types of singers and will perform during the festival.
A guided walk around the London Loop tree planting area talking about why the planting is being done.
The Beekeeper Society will have a stall to highlight what they do, and the importance of bees.
Better Homes Enfield is planning a walk of the proposed new park and greenspace at Meridian Water.
Better Streets for Enfield and the Enfield Cycling Campaign are planning guided bike rides between key locations and highlighting key spots along the way.
We're hoping to create a wildlife pond in Tottenhall Rec. Something shallow and small but enough to encourage frogs, dragonflies and other wildlife into the area.
We hope on Sept 25th to hold a session where a panel from our local media and social networks will discuss the importance of local media at a time of climate change.
A meeting about The Edmonton Incinerator in Edmonton and involving some of those who made brilliant deputations to the NLWA.
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The Bay Jazz Club are keen to be part of our Festival and will probably play on either September 14th or 28th. They will also speak about why they are getting involved.