Community Mondays

Community Mondays: one-off, drop-in opportunities – we help maintain the space together, pick up some skills and have some lunch too. Every Monday, 11am -2pm.  Get Involved and Events pages have up to date information.

  • New cafe hours October 28, 2018 The Hornbeam Cafe is open Tues-Sun serving vegan quiches, salads, hotpot, soups, cakes and various drinks, PLUS vegan Indian-inspired food by SpiceBox Thurs-Sun (see below) day and evenings. SpiceBox are running their exciting Indian-inspired Test Kitchen at the Hornbeam from 21 Sept and NOW EXTENDED due to popular demand to end of December 2018 on Thurs ...
  • August: No Community Mondays, Plenty Going On! July 26, 2017 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 you ...
  • People’s Kitchen – every Monday April 25, 2017 Every Monday the normal Hornbeam Cafe is closed, but we transform it with volunteer-led cooking, using zero waste food donated from supermarkets and local shops. Food is served 1pm, or come and help make the lunch and join us at 10am to prep the food. Everyone welcome so come and share your lunch with others who live ...
  • Pay-what-you-feel stalls popping up in Waltham Forest April 22, 2017 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 Organisation offices, Chingford ...
  • Food Rescuers – NEW AQA award in Social Action March 20, 2017 Calling local Food Rescuers to take action on Food Waste The Best Before Project, with support of the Hornbeam Centre, has an exciting new opportunity for volunteers to gain an AQA accreditation in Designing, Planning & Delivering a Social Action Project.  Taking part in this programme gives participants evidence of developing and improving important work and ...
  • Introducing… Makeover Mondays! February 25, 2017 Please join us on the Last Monday of every month (9.30am start, lunch at 1.30pm) for the tasks that keep this building ticking over and remaining an amazing resource for so many groups in the community. Click here to join us, ensuring that you let us know that it’s Makeover Mondays that you’re interested in! Thanks all for ...

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