Gardening Week

9:30am 11 August 2017 - 4:30pm 18 August 2017

Cost: ÂŁ0.00

Venue: Samye Ling

To book this course please select it in the Extras offered after you have chosen your accommodation on the booking form. Please click here to book.

Come and have a week in Samye Ling, reconnecting with Samye Ling, and the earth.

During this week we will have a wide range of tasks to do, including some new planting as well as maintenance jobs in preparation for this year's 50th Anniversary Tea Party.  

Jobs will be allocated in the mornings and afternoons according to your ability, skills and energy level.  All tools and gloves will be provided but please bring suitable clothes and footwear.  You are very welcome to join us for all or part of the week, please contact Chris at chris.booth39@hotmail.com for any further information and to let him know when to expect you. 

The garden week will commence at 9.30am on Friday 11th August (we will meet in Johnstone House) and finish at 4.30pm on Friday 18th August.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

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