July 23, 24, 25,28, 28 & 30 Wild Wood Holiday Club, 9am-3.30pm: Join Manchester Forest Schools in Barlow Wood, Cholton for 6 days of exploring, playing, den building, tree climbing, camp fires, ropes challenges, green wood work, natural crafts and lots more. Suitable for 5 to 12 year olds. Cost = £25 a day and booking in advance is necessary. To book contact Sarah on
or call 07791428876
August 3, Sow the City event, Old Moat Green, 2pm-5pm: FREE herb plants, bird box making, cycle smooth-ie maker, refreshments
August 16, Moston Brook Fun Day, 12pm-4pm: Event is at Moston Brook and Lower Memorial Park, Broadway. Limited parking is available on Hardman Fold car park, Broadway. No parking on Park Avenue. There will be a climbing wall, bouncy castle, willow weaving, falconry displays, face painting, music, nature acitivities and lots more.Refreshments will available. For more information contact Ann Bates on 07801204804 or
September 7 Salford Rangers event, The Crescent Meadows, 1-5pm: Join Salford Rangers are for a community event at Crescent Meadows on Sunday 7th September 1-5pm. The event will include live bands, children's activities, food vendors and a bouncy castle.
Melody Memories: Come and join the sing along. This is great for anyone with dementia or Alzheimer's and their carers, or who is just becoming plain forgetful and enjoys singing! Event runs on the 2nd Monday of every month, 2pm-4pm at Trinity Community Church, The Amani Centre, Moss Lane East, Moss Side, M16 7DG. For more information contact Margaret on 0161 998 0747, Vivette on 07896578912 or Marlene on 0161 881 5019
Community Growing Sessions: Get your hands dirty at The Hub at Alexandra Park, Oldham. Learn how to grow your own fruit and vegetables at these community allotment sessions every Monday 1pm-3pm, Wednesday 10am-12noon and Thursdays 10am-12noon. Meet at The Hub. The entrance gate is on Kings Road next to the car park entrance, Oldham, OL8 2BH. Email to find out more:
Birchfield Park Forest Garden, volunteering days 3rd Sunday of the month: 1-3pm. Join the Friends of Birchfields Park in Rusholme for monthly work in the forest garden work including planting, weeding, mulching, pruning. Call Jane Morris on 07827 980684 for details.
Ongoing:K.I.T.E - Kids in the Environment . Kite is a group for young people aged 7 to 11 years who want to learn more about their environment and wildlife through a different activity each month. First Sunday of every month. Email
or call 0161 330 9613 to find out more.