The day is fast approaching, and we are getting ready to bring “Soles of Nature” to life on the 21st of October! If you want to participate in a life art installation or if you just want to learn about forests, come and visit us!
LIFE ART INSTALLATION
A life art installation that recreates a forest by planting small trees and plants in old shoes will be growing thanks to participation from the public.
When: 21st of October 12pm – 5pm,
Where: Imperial College Union, Beit Quad, Prince Consort Road, SW7 2BB
Do you have old shoes you’ve been meaning to throw away? You have some plants that need a new pot? Bring old shoes, plants or better, a plant or small tree planted inside a shoe! When the installation is finished you will be able to take shoe-pot with plants home!
ENGAGING TALKS ON FORESTS
In an engaging talk, some speakers will tell us about the forests on our planet, about the dangers that threaten them and about some things we can do to help them survive.
Speakers: Penny Davis, Senior Forestry Adviser, DFID (Department for International Development) and Peter Sawyer, Program Manager, WWF (World Wildlife Fund)
When: 21st of October 2:30-3:30 pm
Where: Room 6 SALC. 5th floor, Sherfield Building, Imperial College London, South Kensington, SW7 2AZ
Places for the talk are limited, you can book your place by sending an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or just pop in on the 21st to see if there are any places left.
You can find information on how to get there by clicking here.
WE NEED YOUR HELP TO BUILD A FOREST WITH PLANTS AND SHOES! BRING YOUR SHOE-POT WITH A PLANT! TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE IT BIG!
The “Soles of Nature” event is part of the London Science Festival, that is taking place between the 19-26 of October in several venues around London. For more information on the Festival and other events taking place during those dates click here.