Sat 10th and Sun 11 Sept – Cultivate festival at the Hornbeam

The Cultivate Waltham Forest Festival is for everyone interested in growing food in Waltham Forest. Whether your food growing space is squeezed into a window sill, a doorway, stretches across an urban garden, transforms a community garden or is an enterprising market garden. Sat 10 Sept: -Local organic vegetarian & vegan street food. -Sustainable living demonstrations, advice, […]

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 […]

Jamming with Organiclea

Alongside Community Mondays at the Hornbeam E17:  Jamming with Organiclea. Work in a commercial kitchen producing jams, drinks and preserves to sell on Organiclea’s community stalls and in local shops all over Waltham Forest, using seasonal produce and gluts. You can work towards a Preserving AQA, this is great for any level and experience.  Or just […]