Annual seed swap held at Heeley City Farm in partnership with Ediculture and Grow Sheffield.
Pack up your home-grown seeds and come along to swap them with like-minded people.You’ll be able to pick up tips on growing and information about local organic food growing projects
Celebrate the end of the main growing season at Heeley City Farms Autumn Show on Sunday 15th September. Something for all the family including Produce Show and Sheep racing plus food, craft, bric a brac and gift stalls to browse
On Saturday, June 22nd , the Heeley community came together in spectacular fashion for the 2013 Heeley festival, with over 5,000 people enjoying the vibrancy and creativity of the largest event in the community calendar. The festival was organised by the Heeley Development Trust (HDT), with voluntary support provided by local members of the Crowded […]
Heeley City Farm’s next Jumble Sale fundraiser is on Saturday 18th May in the Reception Classroom. Any donations of clothes are very welcome and essential to making the event successful. Women’s, men’s and kids clothes on sale as well as books, toys and bric a brac. 50p entrance fee to help fundraising efforts to support the Farms […]
It’s Heeley City Farm’s annual Big Composting Day on Saturday – join Farm staff (and composting gurus), Matt and Tony, for advice on home composting. Learn how to recycle your food waste and save it from landfill and make your own top quality compost. There will be special offers on compost and manure. Also available to buy – […]
A group from Sheffield International Venues are raising money for Heeley City Farm on the 4th/5th May with a Charity Weekend of Fun. There will be a cake sale, raffle, static bike ride and children’s swimming gala. Raffle prizes include, a night stay and bed and breakfast at the Copthorne Hotel, SWFC tickets, SUFC tickets, family ticket to the Sheffield Eagles, a day pass […]
The Hallamshire Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers are holding a special fundraising event and exhibition for Heeley City Farm. Using traditional techniques they will turn a sheep’s fleece into a unique throw to be raffled off to raise money for the Farm. Come and see them carding (combing) the wool, spinning it into yarn […]
Come and join us on Saturday 20th April for a celebration of our new Heeley Walk and Talk Project which starts its second phase next month. The project began in January with weekly local reminisce walks and coffee mornings led by the Heeley City Farm Health Champions, Community Heritage team and Older Wiser Warmer team […]
Lots of craft, gift and food stalls to see, face painter, family entertainment, children’s activities, bouncy castle, raffles, tombola, animal petting in the Small Animal House. Seasonal food and drink in The Farm Kitchen and special offers in the Garden Centre. Family event – All welcome! Free admission. Ring 0114 2580482 email firstname.lastname@example.org for more […]
Time for another gourmet evening at Heeley City Farm! The Farm Kitchen is hosting its first pop up restaurant event of the year. On Friday 22nd March the Farm’s on site community cafe will be transformed into an evening venue and will be serving up delicious vegetarian and vegan gourmet food. We recommend booking a […]
Do you live in Heeley? Did your family live here in the past? Do you have any memories of the area; old photos, documents or stories? If you do come and join in with the Heeley Walk and Talk Project! Starting on Friday 25th of January, Heeley Walk and Talk is a new, exciting three […]
Wild n Woolly is a knitting and craft group - we meet on Thursdays every fortnight in The Farm Kitchen at Heeley City Farm from 6pm - 9pm. It's free admission - the cafe counter is open for hot and cold drinks and cakes too! See the poster for dates and if you need more info call Sarah Hardy on 0114 2580482.
Come and celebrate Christmas at Heeley City Farm!We have loads of craft, food and gift stalls including Fancie for you to find something special for friends and family this Christmas, or even treat yourself with! We have Christmassy entertainment from local bands playing carols and Christmas music in the Stable Yard and next to Tony’s Shed. […]
Come and sit on straw bales and listen to local storyteller Andy Messer tell traditional stories in Heeley City Farm’s Iron Age Roundhouse! As well as exciting stories you can make story sticks about your trip to the farm and watch metal working in the Iron Age forge. This is an outdoor event so wear […]
The colder months are approaching, so now is a good time to start thinking about how we will keep warm without spending more. It’s especially important for those more vulnerable to the cold weather, and those who may need extra support and information on staying warm, reducing bills and keeping healthy this winter. In Heeley, […]
Come see the new animals and celebrate food growing at the annual Heeley City Farm Autumn Show! As well as craft, food and gift stalls to browse, there will be lots happening to entertain all the family. Drumming and photography workshops will be taking place in the afternoon as well as a circus skills entertainer […]
There are lots of activities happening over the Summer Holidays at Heeley City Farm to keep your kids happy and most of them are FREE! There is something to do every week either in the Energy House or in the Roundhouse woodland. See the fliers for more details, dates, times and booking details if needed. If your children collect Children's University credits on their passports to learning we are a registered Learning Destination and can give out stamps to go towards their certificates. Hope to see you there!
Fresh from the success of its last open evening, The Farm Kitchen at Heeley City Farm is hosting another gourmet pop up restaurant evening on the 29th June 2012. It's £17.99 per head and judging on the response from the Spanish evening, it sold out as soon as it was organised, you will have to get in quick to book a table - so don't delay!
Have a look at the vegetarian/vegan menu for the evening - for booking or enquiries please contact Alison at the Farm Kitchen on 0114 2580244
call us to sign up for a course, or find out what we do, tell us what new courses you would like to see in your local area. Please ring Liz, Saima or Maxine on 0114 2500613 for more information.
Held at Heeley City Farm this is a one day starter course with all the information you need to begin keeping chickens at home.
The day includes lunch and refreshments, teaching and information packs as well as access to follow up advice.
Come and join us in our Iron Age Roundhouse! We are offering young people and families an opportunity to take part in some Forest Schools and Heritage activities based around our reconstructed Iron Age Roundhouse - Tuesday 14th - Friday 17th February - All FREE.
This year’s community excavation ‘Life at No.57: The Sheffield terraced Street Project’ discovered some interesting things about life in Heeley 100 years ago. Heeley City Farm and The Department of Archaeology at Sheffield University teamed up for 2 weeks (July 16th to Aug 31st) during The National Festival of British Archaeology to give people the opportunity to take […]
We have new courses starting in September 2011 in your area. The following neighbourhood centres are offering adult learning opportunities: Heeley Online Centre Heeley Institute Heeley Parish Church Heeley City Farm Heeley Baths Nether Edge Primary School St Peter’s Commonground Contact Maxine Bowler on 0114 2500613 or Liz Bowman on 07817 006437 (termtime only – […]
Loads of fun for all the family! Food, Gift and Craft Stalls and a Raffle An appearance by Boggart’s Breakfast and an acoustic set from The Generics Children’s Activities Come and see all our new animals – new lambs!! Animal petting in the small animal house New growing season in the garden centre Delicious cakes […]
26/27 March 11.00 am – 3.30 pm Bishops House, located at the top of Meersbrook Park in Norton Lees, is one of Sheffield’s historical gems. The Friends of Bishops House (FOBH) are working to ensure its historical value is recognised and the building is properly preserved for future generations to enjoy. We will be holding […]
Learn how on our practical, friendly sessions on Friday mornings. Making soil fertile, raising plants, no-dig methods, container growing, composting, avoiding pests and diseases… No classroom sessions, just hands-on learning in the city farm’s kitchen garden with raised beds, fruit and herb garden and two polytunnels and experienced gardeners running the sessions. Taste the results… […]
Activity session for children in the reception classroom at Heeley City Farm on Sunday 13th February 11am -3pm. Take part in our craft activities and then stop off for heart shaped treats and cookies in the Farm Kitchen afterwards. It’s free to get in but there will be a small charge for some of the […]
Get your day off to a great start by having breakfast in The Farm Kitchen at Heeley City Farm during Farmhouse Breakfast Week. It’s the most important meal of the day and even grabbing a couple of slices of toast before you start your day can really make a difference. Having breakfast aids concentration and […]
Just a reminder that it is the Heeley Farm Christmas Fayre on Saturday 11th December. There are still spaces for craft stall holders, so get in touch with Sarah Hardy at the Farm on 0114 2580482 if you are interested, more details >
Just to let everyone know that the Christmas Fair is at Meersbrook Park Church NEXT SATURDAY 27th @”2.00pm. Plenty of stalls and FATHER CHRISTMAS will be putting in an appearance. Admission is 20p It will also give people the opportunity to have look round the New Church