Community Mondays

Community Mondays: one-off, drop-in opportunities 10.00am-2pm – we help maintain the space together, pick up some skills and often have some lunch too. Past Community Mondays have included Makeover Mondays (painting, repairing and general upkeep of the Hornbeam), skill shares in low cost and sustainable living, sign-writing, jam and juice making (working to an AQA […]

3-11 September – Cultivate Urban Food Festival at the Hornbeam

CULTIVATE URBAN FOOD FESTIVAL: A festival for new and experienced growers Hornbeam and our partners Organiclea are very excited to be so involved in the Cultivate Urban Food Festival again, with food drink, music, food growing advice and chat. Come and join the fun!  Mon 5 Sept, 1pm -2.30pm – People’s Kitchen, FREE A delicious […]

Community Monday 21st March: Planters Please!

Community Mondays: one-off, drop-in opportunities 11am-2pm – we help maintain the space together, pick up some skills and often have some lunch too. This week (21st March – postponed from last week) we’ll be assembling some window boxes and planters for outside the cafe and the meeting room.  Kotu from the Forest Recycling Project FRP designs and makes […]

Community Monday: We need SORTERS

Community Mondays are one-off opportunities to help learn skills and maintain the Hornbeam space while the cafe is closed. Next week’s community monday is all about SORTING: online and offline.  We’re looking for people who like to create order out of chaos! ORGANISERS:  Declutter the office Organise our many years of photos Pull together ideas […]

Crafty Monday: Delightful Decoupage!

Community Monday 8th February: Can you TRANSFORM our recycling bins?! Help!  our recycling bins are rubbish!  This Monday we’ll have Poppy from This is Rubbish and Laura:  Artillery showing us how to transform them with decoupage (posh word for tearing and sticking).  Can you help re-imagine the boring white bins into something like this…?! Maybe […]