Saturday October 15th, 2.00 - 3.30pm, Platt Fields Park
Tree walk round Platt Fields Park, led by arboriculturist Jonathan Smith, covering tree identification, tree management, tree health and other tree-related issues.
Meet in front of Gallery of Costume, Platt Hall, at 2.00pm. All are welcome.
Didsbury Open Doors - Heritage Days - in various locations in Didsbury.
Thursday 28th July
Judging for RHS North West in Bloom - Parsonage Gardens, Fletcher Moss Park, and several other sites in Didsbury.
Sunday 17th July
Parsonage Garden Party - in Parsonage Gardens
Fletcher Moss Guitar Trail - in Fletcher Moss Park
Sunday 10th July
Didsbury Car Show - in Didsbury Park
Saturday 9th July
Didsbury Clean-up, 10.00 at the Library. Come along and help to get Didsbury looking great.
Sunday 12th June
Didsbury Open Gardens. Ticket/Programmes available from the Cheese Hamlet
Saturday 11th June
DIDSBURY FESTIVAL IN DIDSBURY PARK - the big event of the year!
Thursday 9th June (please note change from original day of Wednesday 8th)
Planting day in Didsbury village
Saturday 4th June
Didsbury Village clean-up. Please give a hand to keeping our village looking its very best
Wythenshawe Growing Programme. This is an exciting food-growing project, based at Wythenshawe, but using other locations as well (eg our Community Greenhouse). The project offers opportunities to grow food from seed throught to eating the food that has been grown. There is a full 5-session programme for adults and another one for children. Participants can gain the John Muir Award.
LATE NEWS: REGRETTABLY THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL.
Sunday 3rd April 2016
The Community Greenhouse, Parsonage Gardens, 1.30 - 3.30pm
Course: 'Planting Alpines in Troughs'.
Led by Elizabeth Maddock, member of the Alpine Society
The course will aim to show participants the basics of planting up a trough of Alpine plants. The course is free but applications must be made through Alan Hill (phone: 07719 659 689; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Saturday 30th January 2016
Big Garden Bird Watch, Fletcher Moss Wildlife Garden, 10.00am - 3.00pm.
Launch of our new wildlife garden. Lots of interesting activities.
Sunday 6th December 2015
Craft Market outside Didsbury Library
Sunday 29th November 2015
Didsbury Christmas Fair and Craft Market, The Old Parsonage, 11.00am - 4.30pm
Saturday 28th November 2015
Lantern Parade, 6.00pm, start in Fletcher Moss Park
Thursday 26th November 2015
Didsbury Christmas Lights switch on, 7.00pm, Didsbury Library
Sunday 5th July 2015
Didsbury Garden Party at the Parsonage. A range of activities will be on offer. All are welcome.
Sunday 14th June 2015
Didsbury Open Gardens. Programmes (£5) available from a number of outlets in Didsbury, the Parsonage, and the Alpine Café in Fletcher Moss. The Alpine House in the Parsonage is one of the 'open gardens'. A guided walk of Parsonage Gardens and Fletcher Moss Park will start at 2.00pm from the Alpine House.
Saturday 13th June 2015
Didsbury Festival. Didsbury Park, 11.00 - 4.00.
Saturday 6th September 2014, 12.00 - 5.00pm
Launch event, 'Giving Nature a Home', joint project for the Mersey Valley between the RSPB and Manchester City Council.
Details from the RSPB website: