Hornbeam Nights

  We love helping people put on night time events – especially anything to do with the arts, community, low-cost living, food, education and music! Check out upcoming events and keep up to date on the Hornbeam Facebook and Hornbeam Nights Twitter. Got an exciting Hornbeam Nights idea? If you’d like to use the Hornbeam cafe for […]

Apple Day at Vestry House Museum – 14 Oct 2017

Apple Day is one of Walthamstow’s regular highlights of the year so join us again for another apple-y adventure held in the gorgeous gardens of Vestry House Museum and organised by The Hornbeam Centre and Cafe with partners OrganicLea and Artillery and involving lots of amazing local community organisations. If you have apples in a tree in your […]

Recruiting: Veggie Cafe Chef

The Hornbeam Cafe is recruiting! Do you have experience in a professional kitchen? Are you competent working in a busy space, happy to cook alone but keen to be part of vibrant and growing team? Are you enthusiastic, organised, flexible AND calm? If yes to all that – Come chef with us! We are looking for […]

August: No Community Mondays, Plenty Going On!

Community Mondays will not be running during August so that our fantastic crew of volunteers and facilitators can have a well-earned break. There are summer activities both at the Hornbeam, the Lodge and beyond as part of the Food for London project and with other partners.  Our partner Kids Kitchen’s family timetable is here and […]

May Film Night: FOREIGN

This Friday 5th May, the Hornbeam will be screening the documentary film Foreign.   Foreign documents the journeys of Mohamed from Mali and Jerry from Cameroon as they travel from sub-Saharan Africa to the European borders. Director Miriam Fassbender met the men over a period of three years during their migration and used a participative video approach, […]

Regular activities at the Learning Lodge

Sunday Family Club First and third Sunday of every month, 2-4pm Learning Lodge and outside in the reserve when fine. Every second and fourth Sunday enjoy quality time with your kids.  Kids Kitchen will help you make delicious food with your under 5s and other activities will be taking place inside and outside the Learning Lodge […]

Pay-what-you-feel stalls popping up in Waltham Forest

Waltham Forest Food Rescue are running pop-up ‘pay-what-you-feel’ food stalls around the borough to highlight the fact that food is often thrown away while it is still good enough to eat. Best Before Stalls Every Monday, 12:00 – 15:00 out the the Hornbeam (weather permitting) Every Tuesday. 14:30 – 17:30 at Friday Hill Tenants Management […]