Eden Friends events diary
Our Friend's events programme is always packed with unique activities, tours and talks from a wide range of people, from Eden and beyond.
These regular membership events are specially designed for Eden Friends, offering a programme of talks, tours and demonstrations that focus on everything from gardening to the environment to good food.
Past events have included a talk from Alan Titchmarsh, a demonstration from ethnobotanist James Wong, guided tours of our Mediterranean and Rainforest Biomes with our expert horticulturalists, and even a trip abroad to the real rainforest.
Forthcoming Friends events
Details of Spring 2014 Events coming soon
Botanical Illustration Course with the Eden Project Florilegium Society
Date: 21st 22nd 23rd March 2014
Time & Place: 10 am to 5pm Foundation Building
Join Eden Horticulturalists and Florilegium Society Tutors for a weekend of botanical drawing at the Eden Project. Our experienced horticulturalists will guide you through the basics of botanical identification and understanding, using the Eden site as inspiration.
Tutors Mally Francis, founder member of the Eden Florilegium, and Ros Franklin will guide beginners and improvers alike in creating beautiful botanical illustrations.
The weekendincludes three days of expert tuition, a picnic lunch and refreshments on each day. The maximum group size will be 16 artists.
To book or enquire, please email Friends@edenproject.com or call 01726 811932
Big It Up with the Eden Science Team
Time & Place: 6pm Foundation Building
Join Eden Science Team leader and passionate science communicator Tim Pettit on a special talk for Eden Friends where he will give Friends a unique insight into the often unseen work of the Eden Science team, covering everything from the ethics of plant collections to the difficulties of pest and disease control in our unique environment.
This special talk will also give Friends a hands on chance to see through microscopes and discover the hidden worlds inside some of the unusual plants we have at Eden.
Places for this special workshop are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.
How to book a Friends event
Our Friend's events are a great way to meet new Friends and catch up, so make sure you book early to avoid disappointment.
To book tickets for any of the Eden events please contact the Friends team on email@example.com or call 01726 811932.