Sustainable Haringey: events round-up Spring 2013
Tuesday 5th February 8pm Talk Climate Change and the Media; Realism or Distortion? 10a South Grove, Highgate, N6 6BS Organised by Transition Highgate transitionhighgate.org
Saturday 9th February Tour of Hale Village FULLY BOOKED This massive housing development at Tottenham Hale has a Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant.
Sunday 24th February 2-5pm Growing in Haringey Seed Swap Tottenham Chances, 398 High Road, N17 6QN
To encourage seed-saving and growing from seed. A day for all local gardeners to swap seeds, get advice and find out about local community gardening projects. Free entry Growing-in-haringeyATgooglegroupsDOTcom
Wednesday 27th February 7pm (film starts 8pm) Film Chasing Ice Green on the Screen, Park Road, N8. http://www.moorsbar.com/green-on-the-screen
Monday 4th March 7pm Talk on Decentralised Energy Network Civic Centre, Wood Green, N22 Simone Sullivan, the Council’s Decentralised Energy Officer, will describe the proposals for an energy saving scheme across the Upper Lee Valley. Meeting organised by Sustainable Haringey.
Sunday 10th March 10am – 3pm Compost Giveaway Paddock car park, Alexandra Park, N22
The compost is made at the Edmonton Eco Park from our garden and food waste. This time we have 28 tonnes of compost (twice as much as in the past). Organised by Sustainable Haringey Waste Group.
Thursday 14th March 8pm Talk on Water 10a South Grove, Highgate, N6. Organised by Highgate Climate Action http://hican.wikispaces.com/
17th March 2pm – 5pm Alternative Clothes Show
Hornsey Vale Community Centre, 60 Mayfield Road, N18 9LP (W3 bus to Weston Park) Promoting clothes that are ethical/local/recycled. Displays, stalls and catwalk show. www.transitioncrouchend.org
Sunday 7th April 11am – 1pm Walk Alexandra Palace to Bruce Castle Five mile walk going through parks and conservation areas. Friends of Parks Forum www.haringeyfriendsofparks.org.uk
Wednesday 10th April 8pm Talk “The Alchemy of Dust – Waste and Recycling in the C19th” by Dr Peter Hounsell, Union Church Community Centre, Ferme Park Road and Weston Park, N8 (W3 bus), Hornsey Historical Society www.hornseyhistorical.org.uk
Sunday 14th April 3pm-6pm
Sustainable Haringey Spring Gathering at the Eco Hub Tours of Lordship Rec after its £5 million regeneration programme, including the new Moselle Brook, the Model Traffic Area, the Shell Theatre and much more. An opportunity to see and hear about the wonderful new passivhaus “Eco Hub” community centre. Reports on recent and forthcoming activities organised by Sustainable Haringey groups across the borough. Refreshments.