Food4Families courses starting soon – Growing Healthy Conversations, Growing Careers

Article date
29 March 2021
Primary interest
Life skills and Team Work
Food4Families have new courses starting soon

This article was updated on 14 April with new start dates in May for Growing Healthy Conversations.

Growing Healthy Conversations – free eight week courses

Practice your conversational English whilst learning gardening skills at our local community gardens

  • small groups and socially distanced
  • all equipment, tools, seeds etc provided
  • travel costs can be refunded
  • see flyer below or download here for dates and times *NB the start dates for this course have moved forward to 7 May for Central Reading and 8 May for East Reading.*
Growing Careers – free six week courses

Practical, hands-on introduction to what your could be doing if you got a job in horticulture

  • 1.5 hour sessions, based outdoors in local Reading community gardens
  • seed sowing and propagation
  • plant care
  • soil health
  • garden maintenance
  • sustainable growing techniques
  • see flyer below or download here for dates and times
Further information

For more information and to book your place, contact Sharon Fitton on or 0118 958 6692.