I am doing my 4th year work experience at the Maxwell centre. It has been a very good experience getting to help out in the garden and working with the primary children that come in. All the staff are very nice and polite. I’ve been working with Dannielle and its…
Our AGM will be on 20th September at 6pm. All welcome, there will be a buffet after utilising our delicious garden produce!
We’re delighted to be supporting the One Planet Picnic, hosted by the One World Centre. This weekend we will be providing fresh produce for this community event, along with other community growing projects across the city.There will be something for everyone, so come along for a great afternoon!
Everyone who has been involved in community gardening knows the benefits it brings: meeting people, learning new skills, getting some exercise, and improving wellbeing. There is currently very little research into these benefits, but now you can help! If you’ve ever used the community garden here at the centre, or…
Interested in helping our local community centre? We’re looking for new Board members, so drop in for a chat if you are interested.
We will be having a Quiz Night on 26th May to raise funds for the centre. Doors open at 7.15pm (quiz starts at 7.30pm), £20 per team, light refreshments available, great prizes to won. We’ll also be drawing our Spring Raffle.
For our Spring Raffle, we have some fantastic prizes kindly donated by Scott Brothers Butchers, Goodfellow & Steven, Madigan’s tea room and bookshop, and Baynes Bakers, as well as a range of other prizes including a hamper. Tickets are £1 a strip. Just drop by the centre to buy tickets before…
We’ll be having a Seed and Plant Swap at the centre on Friday from 12-2pm. Come along to swap your unwanted seeds, or just to pick up something new. We’ll be happy to answer questions and offer advice.
We are delighted to announce that the MAXwell Centre’s work has been recognised by NHS Scotland’s Healthy Working Lives programme!
Interested in how many people use the centre, and what they come here for? You can now find all this information on our website on the centre statistics page.