Our Meetings

You can find out about current and planned meetings on our Diary page. Here are some of the things we've done in the past.
 
We've listened to talks on... 

    Epsom beekeepers
    A talk by Epsom Beekeepers
  • Beekeeping and local honey
  • Bookham Commons
  • Bookham Country Market
  • Campaigning to protect our local community
  • Car hire club
  • Clean energy and fracking
  • Converting a house to Passivhaus standards
  • Cooking with herbs & spices 
  • Cycling
  • Electric vehicles
  • Fairtrade
  • Folklore and medicinal plants of the Downland
  • Food waste
  • Gardening for wildlife
  • Grace and Flavour community garden in Horsley
  • Home composting and eco-gardening
  • Permaculture design
  • Polesden Lacey Infants School
  • Reducing food waste and water usage
  • Refill scheme
  • Renovating a house to Passivhaus principles
  • Solar energy 
  • Surrey Save credit union 
  • The environmental aspects of building your own house
  • The work of Population Matters

We've held workshops and sessions on...

Make do and mend evening
Make do and mend

  • Connecting with our community 
  • Creative recycling  
  • Effective letter writing
  • Make do and mend 
  • Practical solutions for a greener lifestyle
  • Spreading the green message
  


We've presented information on...

Growing your own - indoors

    • Greener Homes - affordable solutions
    • Greener Homes - solar energy
    • Growing your own fruit and veg - inside and out
    • Herbal medicine
    • Reducing waste 

       


    We've watched these films...
    • In Transition 1.0 and 2.0
    • Do The Math documentary (350.org)
    • Making the Connection - the benefits of a more planet-friendly diet
    • Short films on sustainable design from TED
    • Short films from The Story of Stuff project
    • The Power of Community documentary