Growing a Greener Glasgow

News and Events

At South Seeds we have a lot going on – from exciting events to engage the community, new developments within our organisation and good old fashioned hard work to get the gardens growing well. Keep up to date by visiting this page for our latest news, events and opportunities.

Recruiting for a part time energy officer

We are looking for someone who is great at working face to face with people and understands how energy works in the home. This post is 3 days a week based at the South Seeds office. Deadline to apply is Friday 14 February

New Tool Library opening times

The Southisde Tool Library will now be open on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 3 and 6pm. Check out which tool you would like to borrow on the inventory.

Tool library closed over Christmas

If you want to borrow tools from our tool library and you are a member, your last opportunity in 2019 to book them on-line isĀ  Monday 16 December by 5pm. You can then pick up your tools on Tuesday 17 December between 3 and 5pm.

Glasgow’s race to reduce carbon

During 2019 there has been much movement on climate change policy and governments across the world have set carbon reduction targets but was does this mean for the people of Glasgow?

Crochet patterns to decorate Queen’s Park Station

All southsiders are welcome to participate in our project to brighten up Queen’s Park Station with knitted and crocheted creations.

The lazy person’s guide to saving the world

As floods bring down bridges and wildfires destroy forests, the good news is there are actions which are easy for anyone to take, which will slow down our changing climate.

Can you knit?

South Seeds is looking for knitters and crocheters to help us decorate Queen’s Park station with knitted creations. Come along to one of our ‘knitting sittings’ to get involved and meet other local knitters.

Saturday growing sessions

Come to the Samaritan House garden between 10am and 12 (noon) on any one of the Saturdays between the start of May and the end of October to learn how to grow vegetables and plants.