From April to September we will offer bee education sessions for schools at Allen’s Cross Community Garden in Northfield.
Refill is a national campaign set up by City to Sea. It aims to reduce plastic pollution at source by making it easier for people to reuse and refill their bottles with free tap water while out and about. We are the local champion for the campaign. We are working with a number of partners
Over the last three months young people across Birmingham have been invited to share the green issues that are important to them, locally or globally, through the medium of photography.
Why make the switch? The costs of clean energy have fallen rapidly in recent years. Moving to a tariff that includes 100% renewable electricity doesn’t mean bigger bills – in fact, most people will save money by switching. We all need to stop using coal, oil and gas and switch to limitless clean energy from sun,
Since 2015 Northfield Ecocentre has been able to offer 591 free Wild Bunch – forest school – places to children from families on income support thanks to various grants. We are delighted to be able to continue to do so throughout 2018. Free places have allowed these children to enjoy the benefits of regular contact
We are delighted to have been working with the Little Nippers playgroup in recent years. Find out more about how we work with nurseries.
In 2017 we embarked on a project to provide some provoking educational postcards for a Theatre company who were creating a play for young children.
Our popular holiday scheme for children aged 7-11 years old provides a safe environment to learn about the natural world.
We helped Allens Cross Community Garden Centre produce 185kg of fruit and veg in 2017 valued at £1,109.34 and equivalent to 2,313 meals. What could you do with your community?
Northfield Ecocentre have been delivering its popular EcoStars programme within schools over the previous year. This project has been delivered within schools as part of an after school club with pupils and their parents.