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14th-29th May at Hello Love
62-64 Southampton Row Bloomsbury, London WC1B 4AR

Come see our immersive indoor nature experience in the heart of the aptly named BLOOMSbury

at Hello Love. Our urban Shakespeare Forest will be here for 2 weeks, peppered with mini-talks & events to inspire you to seek and interact with nature and the Bard in an urban environment.

Seating is limited, so booking is necessary for both free & paid events.

Check back!

More activies

being added!

Week 1: Urban Trees

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Monday to

Friday

10:00-17:00

Drop in to enjoy urban forest bathing & Shakespeare at the Hello Love space.

Monday

16th

16:45-17:00

Monday Meditation at Hello Love Studio. All are welcome. Arrive by 4:40 to attend.

Wednesday

18th

10:00-12:00

"Words with Roots"

Writing workshop for women-identifying persons

click here to sign up

Wednesday

18th

15:00-16:00

"How can we interact with trees?": a conversation with Matt Brown, editor-at-large, The Londonist

click here to sign up

Thursday

19th

16:30-17:00

Wisdom Weather Report:

drop-in readings from the Tree Oracle cards

with Gerit Quealy

*time subject to change

Friday

20th

16:00-16:45

"Rosemary, that's for Remembrance"

Talk & herb packet making

with Gerit Quealy

click here to book

Saturday

21st

13:00-14:00

Seedling Potter Workshop:

take home a Shakespeare plant!

with Gerit Quealy

click here to book

Sunday

22nd

9:00am

"Meet & Tweet"

Come by for a "tweetathon" on the #ShakespeareSunday weekly theme - to be announced on the 19th - meet & greet with @botanicalshax, @TiCLme, & other Urban Tree Festival folk.

click here to book

Sunday

22nd

12:00-13:00

Nut Milk workshop - how to make your own plant-based milks

with Jane Hutchison of

Hello Love

click here to book

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Week 2: Chelsea Fringe

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Monday to

Friday

10:00-17:00

Drop in to enjoy urban forest bathing & Shakespeare at the Hello Love space.

Monday

23rd

15:00-16:00

Actor & author Emily Carding reading from their new book Seeking Faery and discussing all things magical!

click here to sign up

Monday

23rd

16:45-17:00

Monday Meditation at Hello Love Studio. All are welcome. Arrive by 4:40 to attend.

Tuesday

24th

16:00

Vertical Farming!

What it is, How it works, & what it does for you.

Drop in for a free talk from Chris Timson at the Hello Love space.

Wednesday

25th

10:00-12:00

"Words with Roots"

Writing workshop for women-identifying persons

click here to sign up

Wednesday

25th

16:30-17:00

Wisdom Weather Report:

drop-in readings from the Tree & Flower Oracle cards

with Gerit Quealy

*time subject to change

Thursday

26th

15:00-16:00

'Speare Your Garden:

Mr Chris Sharples, Verey head gardener at Watts Gallery, answers all your gardening questions.

click here to book

Friday

27th

16:00-16:45

"Rosemary, that's for Remembrance"

Talk & herb packet making

with Gerit Quealy

click here to book

Saturday

28th

13:00-14:00

"Queen Elizabeth I: the Origins of Garden Mania"

revelations

with Gerit Quealy

click here to book

Sunday

29th

13:00-14:00

Medicinal Plant Allies: reconnecting with our wild traditional herbs

with Hannah Sylvester, the District Herbalist

click here to book

Sunday

29th

14:00-15:00

Goodbye party!

Come have a Medlar gin tasting with us & share a toast to all the urban trees, flowers, gardens & greenery.

And like the Chelsea Flower Show, we will have a sell-off of select plants, set dressing, &c. at the end!

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