Events in the planning

These are some of the events under discussion or being planned at the moment. They'll be added to the calendar once the event is firmed up. If you have an event you'd like to add, please let us know. 

Here is a link to a google doc that contains expressions of interest. And also ideas generated during our last forum meeting. Please take a look. You can add comments but not alter this document. 

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Courses In The Park

We are planning courses on sustainability at Palmers Greenery in Broomfield Park.

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Youth Showreel

With Platinum Performing Arts we'll see how schools, clubs and young people feel about climate change.

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Your Carbon Footprint

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.

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Enfield Authors

We have a number of very good authors in Enfield and we are beginning to discuss holding session where they talk about their writing

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Walk & Litter Pick 

Pymmes & Salmon Brook are discussing having a walk together with a litter pick along the Brook.

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Bella Choir

Bella Choir is a community choir catering for all types of singers and will perform during the festival.

A Guided Walk

A guided walk around the London Loop tree planting area talking about why the planting is being done.

Bees & the Environment

The Beekeeper Society will have a stall to highlight what they do, and the importance of bees.

Guided Walk - Meridian Water

Better Homes Enfield is planning a guided walk of the proposed new park and greenspace at Meridian Water. Better Homes campaigns for affordable family homes. 

Guided Bike Ride

Better Streets for Enfield and the Enfield Cycling Campaign are planning guided bike rides between key locations and highlighting key spots along the way.

New River Walk & History

Extinction Rebellion Enfield would like to do a walk along the New River, stopping a few times to hear information about its history and the issues facing water security as a result of climate change.

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Interviews & Webinars

Climate change webinars and Interviews with community groups, creating a green Enfield.

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Value of Eco Business

We'll be doing activities with local eco businesses and the importance they attach to green sustainability.

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Starting Green Businesses

With Enterprise Enfield, we're planning two events on how businesses can go green. Enterprise Enfield will contact members.

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Swan Sanctuary

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.

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Borough Litter Pick

The Beautiful Borough's Project are also discussing have a litter pick during the period of the Festival.

Tree Planting Worldwide

Local Soroptimists present the work taking place worldwide to plant trees. And the Enfield project. 

Crafts & Recycling

Stitch in Palmers Green will be holding an event to highlight the importance of craft and recycling.

Words Meet Art

We hope to have a collage of art and  poetry at one of our park events - organised through Enfield Poets.

Growing for Climate Change

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.

What Is Sustainable Transport

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.

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Open Air Theatre

Working with a community theatre we plan some open air theatre during the festival.

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Net-zero Close to Home.

We'll be having a discussion with the Principal of Capel Manor on how we can all work towards carbon zero.

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A Tree Walk

We are discussing with one or two groups about an organised tree walk to help create awareness of the importance of trees.

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Online Resources

Those discussing Enfield's Blue/Green Strategy are hoping to publish by September a catalogue of online resources.

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A Dog Walk

The Jubilee & Enfield Chase Dog Training Clubs are planning an event in Forty Hall and Jubilee Park.

Value of Eco Businesses

Video showreel for the festival on local eco businesses, what is eco and why they chose to remain local.

Climate Change Poetry

Mary Duggan will be arranging poetry for the Festival: “pop-up poetry" with “barber” style harmony.

SOUP Ukelele Band

SOUP, a community ukelele band in north London, will design an event or an evening of music and poetry. 

Try a Bike

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. 

Our Members of Parliament

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.