Upcoming Events


Click here to see the full programme of 2024 events.

For Educational Events contact:
educationofficer@hcgt.org.uk
Telephone 01926 493339


Bee Weekend 18th and 19th May

18th May, 2024

Celebrating these wonderful creatures in collaboration with Bee Friendly Warwick.

Normal opening times 11.00am – 5.00pm

‘Creepy Crawlies, Wiggling Worms and Slimy Slugs’ Family Workshop

30th May, 2024

£5 per child

10.00am – 12.00pm

Into The Potting Shed! Drawing Workshop

8th June, 2024

Hill Close Gardens provides a wealth of inspiration for creativity (flowers, trees, wildlife, birds, people, Deborah the cat!) but in this Workshop we will focus on a range of interesting objects and materials taken from The Potting Shed.

Tickets start from £12 and can be purchased by clicking here.

10.00am – 12.00pm

Pre-School Grow, Explore and Learn Outdoors

13th June, 2024

Our monthly Drop-In for pre-school children and their parents/carers. We focus on being outdoors, exploring the gardens, celebrating the changing seasons and the mini creatures and birds that live here. Please dress for the outdoors – wellies are always a good idea!

£4 per child over 2yrs, siblings £1

09.30am – 11.00am

Community Open Day

15th June, 2024

Free entry for Warwick residents.

Normal opening times – 11.00am – 5.00pm

Volunteers’ Coffee Morning

22nd June, 2024

10.00am – 12.00pm

Registration coming soon.

Pre-School Grow, Explore and Learn Outdoors

11th July, 2024

Our monthly Drop-In for pre-school children and their parents/carers. We focus on being outdoors, exploring the gardens, celebrating the changing seasons and the mini creatures and birds that live here. Please dress for the outdoors – wellies are always a good idea!

£4 per child over 2yrs, siblings £1

09.30am – 11.00am

Summer Pruning Workshop

6th August, 2024

10.00am – 12.00pm

Registration coming soon.

Teddy Bears’ Picnic

8th August, 2024

Bring your favourite bear and join us for our annual picnic.

£5 per child

2.00pm – 4.00pm

Open Air Theatre

10th August, 2024

The Railway Children 5.00pm

Jeeves & Wooster 7.30pm

Registration coming soon.

Heritage Open Days 7th & 8th Sep

7th September, 2024

Free entry.

Normal opening hours 11.00am – 5.00pm

Pre-School Grow, Explore and Learn Outdoors

12th September, 2024

Our monthly Drop-In for pre-school children and their parents/carers. We focus on being outdoors, exploring the gardens, celebrating the changing seasons and the mini creatures and birds that live here. Please dress for the outdoors – wellies are always a good idea!

£4 per child over 2yrs, siblings £1

09.30am – 11.00am

Head Gardener’s Apple Walk

13th September, 2024

Join our Head Gardener and enjoy a walk around our many apple trees. Normal entrance fees apply. Registration coming soon.

Pre-School Grow, Explore and Learn Outdoors

10th October, 2024

Our monthly Drop-In for pre-school children and their parents/carers. We focus on being outdoors, exploring the gardens, celebrating the changing seasons and the mini creatures and birds that live here. Please dress for the outdoors – wellies are always a good idea!

£4 per child over 2yrs, siblings £1

09.30am – 11.00am

Apple & Country Fair Weekend 12th & 13th Oct

12th October, 2024

Our annual celebration of our apple harvest.

A range of stall holders to explore and plenty of cake!

Normal opening hours – 11.00am – 5.00pm both days.

Chrysanthemum Day

26th October, 2024

In aid of the National Gardens Scheme and Plant Heritage. Admission takings will be donated to NGS.

Normal opening times 11:00am – 4.00pm.

Volunteers’ and Members’ Get Together

9th November, 2024

A chance to hear the latest news and meet your fellow Hill Close supporters.

10.00am – 12.00pm

Registration coming soon.

Pre-School Grow, Explore and Learn Outdoors

14th November, 2024

Our monthly Drop-In for pre-school children and their parents/carers. We focus on being outdoors, exploring the gardens, celebrating the changing seasons and the mini creatures and birds that live here. Please dress for the outdoors – wellies are always a good idea!

£4 per child over 2yrs, siblings £1

09.30am – 11.00am

Hedgehog Day – Family Event

28th November, 2024

Hedgehog Day will be a super snuffling event! Can you find our spiky friends hiding in the gardens?

10.00am – 1.00pm

£5 per child

Pre-School Grow, Explore and Learn Outdoors

12th December, 2024

Our monthly Drop-In for pre-school children and their parents/carers. We focus on being outdoors, exploring the gardens, celebrating the changing seasons and the mini creatures and birds that live here. Please dress for the outdoors – wellies are always a good idea!

£4 per child over 2yrs, siblings £1

9.30am – 11.00am

Bulb Borders

“The bulb border, and snowdrops” by Rosemary Mitchell

https://youtu.be/i7ftjmo1Tmc

Online Talks from Hill Close on Youtube

25th November, 2020

Online Talks from Hill Close on Youtube (recorded from zoom meetings, so you might want to fast forward the beginning during setup)

“Early social history of Hill Close and possible influence of the Loudens” by Chris Begg

https://youtu.be/DlX1gLyjJx0