Lecture:KMIS lecture: Ecosia — how a search engine planted at Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Lecture, Mon 14 Feb 2022

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Address

Kew,
Richmond,
Surrey,
TW9 3AB

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Wed 26 May - Fri 31 Dec Introduction to the Gardens
Sat 16 Oct - Sun 27 Mar Elegant and Enchanting
Sat 16 Oct - Sun 27 Mar Zadok Ben-David: Natural Reserve
Wed 17 Nov - Sun 9 Jan Christmas at Kew 2021
Thu 2 Dec Christmas willow weaving
Mon 6 Dec KMIS lecture: My life in trees

Details

Join our fundraising lecture on Ecosia with Chief Planting Officer Pieter Van Midwoud.

In this lecture, Pieter will explain how an internet search engine planted over 100 million trees around the world.

Since 2009 the non-profit organisation Ecosia has paved the way for a regenerative future through reforestation, empowering local communities, fighting hunger and saving wildlife.

By browsing with Ecosia you could help to reforest the worlds landscapes.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPostboxPublic toiletsWheelchairs available

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 14 Feb 2022 18:00 to 19:00

Prices

£3.00

Directions

See location of Royal Botanic Gardens Kew on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TQ 187773  Lat: 51.48254 Long: -0.29120

Public transport is very convenient and there is limited parking. Victoria Gate is on Kew Road (A307) and is a 7 minute walk from Kew Gardens Station.
TUBE: Kew Gardens
TRAIN: Kew Gardens and Kew Bridge
BUS: 65, 237, 267, 391
CAR: Coming from the south or west on the A316 or M3 motorway (which becomes the A316) turn left at the Richmond roundabout onto Kew Road (A307). You will see the Pagoda to your left - park in a permitted place, alongside the Gardens, on Kew Road.
For further information visit www.tfl.gov.uk

Parking: with charge

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available