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You are warmly invited to visit Thrive’s Trunkwell garden, in Beech Hill, Reading. Our clients are proud of the work they do and will be delighted to welcome you at one of our open days!

Open gardens

Please do bring friends and family to explore our 3 acre Victorian gardens, meet the people involved, buy some plants, and enjoy a slice of homemade cake and refreshments. Entry is by donation, and all proceeds will go to support our work.

Our Trunkwell garden is open between 2 to 4pm on the following dates in 2019:

Tuesday 16th April

Wednesday 31st July

Friday 30th August

Thursday 26th September

You can visit us at Thrive Trunkwell Gardens, Beech Hill, Reading, RG7 2AT.

Volunteer taster mornings

Volunteer sessions are a great way of discovering more about the work of Thrive.

Learn about the work we do in Reading and the different volunteer opportunities. After a tour of the gardens you will meet clients and volunteers where you can learn first-hand about volunteering at Thrive. Please wear suitable clothing and sturdy shoes.

Find out more between 10 am - noon on:

  • Wednesday 2nd October
  • Tuesday 5th November

If you'd like to attend a volunteer taster session please register first, by emailing the team on

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