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Events for 21 Mar 2018

Composting - the Cornerstone of Organic Gardening
Creating a Small Organic Garden

Date: 21 March 2018

Location: Ryton Organic Gardens Wolston Lane, Ryton on Dunsmore, Coventry, CV8 3LG

Time: 18:00 - 21:00

This course will dispel the myth that you need a large area to grow your own food. We will demonstrate how, with minimum space, you can produce healthy food organically.

We will show you the best techniques for container growing and highlight plants for different environments. Whether you have a have a small yard, a balcony or even just a windowsill, there will be something useful for you to take away.

What we will cover:

- How to assess a site
- How to make best use of composts for container growing
- Designing self watering systems
- The best plants for different environments
- Planning for your own growing space

Course level: Beginners

What you need to bring:
Sensible shoes and outdoor clothes and an outline of your own growing space

Booking a place: 
Places are limited and are allocated on a first come, first served basis. Please contact us for more information and to reserve a place. Alternatively, book a place or register your interest online.
This course is not suitable for children under the age of 16. Details of this course are subject to change.

Cost [member]: £30.00
Cost [non member]: £36.00
Contact Phone: 024 7630 3517

Cost: £36

New art west midlands at the herbert
New Art West Midlands

Date: 24 February 2018 - 13 May 2018

Every day

Location: Coventry - Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry City Centre, CV1 5QP

Time: 10:00 - 16:00

New Art West Midlands opens February 2018, celebrating and showcasing extraordinary works from some of the region’s most exciting emerging artists.

The exhibition includes new large-scale installations, sculpture, photography, video, animation, paintings and digital artworks, exploring themes of identity, artificial intelligence, blurred reality and more.

Cost: Free Entry

The play's the thing
The Play's The Thing

Date: 25 September 2017 - 01 April 2018

Every day

Location: Royal Shakespeare Company Waterside Stratford-upon-Avon Warwickshire CV37 6BB

Time: 10:20

Discover the magic of theatre-making in the Royal Shakespeare Company's interactive family friendly exhibition, The Play's The Thing.

Explore a treasure trove of weird and wonderful objects from our past productions and discover the gory secrets of theatre-making. See up close the stunning costumes and fearsome weaponry created right here in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Get creative and hands-on with our interactive exhibits; step inside the mind of a Director, perform the part of Hamlet on the Royal Shakespeare Theatre stage in front of a virtual audience, and embrace your competitive streak with our quick change challenge.

Focusing the spotlight on the creativity behind-the-scenes, there are plenty of activities to entertain the whole family.

Open daily from 10.20am.

Annual Pass – pay once, visit as often as you wish for 12 months: £8.50 Adult, £4.25 child, £4.25 disabled people.

KIDS GO FREE* on Sundays and throughout Warwickshire school holidays
*up to four kids go FREE with every full paying adult

To book, please call the box office on 01789 403493 or come to the Box Office in the RSC foyer on the day.

Web: https://www.rsc.org.uk/the-plays-the-thing
Facebook: www.facebook.com/thersc
Twitter: @theRSC
Instagram: @theRSC

Cost: £8.50

Wildlife walks Warwickshire 2018
Weekly Walks

Date: 03 January 2018 - 21 December 2018

Every week

Location: Brandon Marsh Church Road Coventry CV3 3GW

Time: 13:30

Free guided walk to help you get the most from Warwickshire Wildlife Trust

Weekly lunch time walks with a member of staff at Brandon Marsh Nature Centre. No need to book, simply meet in the courtyard at 1.30pm. Normal admission to Brandon Marsh applies. See our website for the full schedule.

Brandon Marsh Entry:
Adult £2.50
Concession £1.50
Child £1
Warwickshire Wildlife Trust member Free


Cost: See below

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